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Fernanda Brollo

Curriculum Vitae

Contact details

Telephone: +44(0) 2476 528244

Fax: +44(0) 2476 523032


Room: S2.111b

Office Hours: Fridays 14:00-15:00

Personal website

Research Interests

My current research interests are in:

  • Political Economy
  • Development Economics
  • Public Finance

Publications & Working Papers

What Happens When a Woman Wins an Election? Evidence from Close Races in Brazil (2016). Journal of Development Economics 122, pp. 28-45 (with U. Troiano).

The Political Resource Curse (2013). American Economic Review, 103(5): 1759-96 (with T. Nannicini, R. Peroti and G. Tabellini)

Tying Your Enemy’s Hands in Close Races: The Politics of Federal Transfers in Brazil (2012). American Political Science Review Vol.106:04, pp. 742-761. (with T. Nannicini)

The Political Economy of Enforcing Program Conditions: Evidence from Brazil (with K. Kaufmann and E. La Ferrara) (new version!)

Learning about the Enforcement of Conditional Welfare Programs and Behavioral Responses: Evidence from Bolsa Familia in Brazil (with K. Kaufmann and E. La Ferrara) (new version!)

Essays in Political Economy: Evidence from Brazil (2012). Rivista italiana degli economisti, April pp. 133-142.


EC304 The Making of Economic Policy

EC9B6 Topics in Public and Political Economics