I am a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Economics at HEC Lausanne.

My research interests are in Economic Growth & Development, Economic History, and Political Economy.

Please download my
CV [pdf] for more information.

You can write me an email: johannes.buggle@unil.ch.


"Law and Social Capital: Evidence from the Code Napoleon in Germany"
European Economic Review, 2016, vol. 87, pp. 148-175
Article | Online Appendix

"Essays on Culture, Institutions and Long-Term Development" (dissertation summary)
Journal of Economic History, 2017, vol. 77(2)

Working Paper

"The Slow Road from Serfdom: Labor Coercion and Long-Run Development in the Former Russian Empire"
with S. Nafziger, Cond. Accepted Review of Economics and Statistics
Paper | Online Appendix | Media Coverage: Marginal Revolution

"Climate Risk, Cooperation and the Co-Evolution of Culture and Institutions"
with R. Durante, R&R Economic Journal
Paper (CEPR DP#12380)

"Growing Collectivism: Irrigation, Group Conformity and Technological Divergence"
R&R Journal of Economic Growth
Paper | Online Appendix

Work in Progress

"The Refugee's Dilemma: Evidence from Jewish Outmigration in Nazi Germany",
(with T. Mayer, S. Sakalli, and M. Thoenig)

"Technological Innovations in Electoral Campaigns: Direct Canvassing and Partisan Mobilization",
(with S. Vlachos)

Development Economics, Graduate Lecture, University of Lausanne, Fall 2018.

Economic Growth, Graduate Lecture, University of Lausanne, Spring 2018.

Department of Economics
University of Lausanne
Quartier UNIL-Dorigny
Bâtiment Internef, office 501.1
1015 Lausanne

mail: johannes.buggle@unil.ch

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