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Historical Frontiers and the Rise of Inequality. The Case of the Frontier of Granada
(2017-02-01) - Journal article
This paper explores the political economy that leads frontier regions to be unequal. By focusing on the presence of a stable frontier between Castile and the Nasrid Kingdom of Granada in the late Middle Ages, our analysis ...
The consequences of persistent inequality on social capital : a municipal-level analysis of blood donation data
(2017-02) - Journal article
This letter advances the hypothesis that persistent inequality affects cultural traits and undermines social capital. We use blood donation data at the local level in Southern Spain to document that, indeed, persistent ...