Leander Heldring

Leander Heldring is a graduate student at the University of Oxford. His research interests include economic development, economic history, and political economy

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    State Capacity and Individual Preferences: Evidence from Rwanda

    What is the effect of a strong state on individual preferences? A strong state that has the organizational capacity to uphold peace, provide public goods and protect property rights is central to the development process. Yet, statistically sound research on the preferences and attitudes that are affected by a strong state does not exist. Are people in strong state more...

    11 Dec 2014 | James Fenske, Leander Heldring