Timothy Besley
Timothy Besley
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TitleCited byYear
Property rights and investment incentives: Theory and evidence from Ghana
T Besley
Journal of Political Economy 103 (5), 903-937, 1995
22681995
Incumbent behavior: Vote seeking, tax setting and yardstick competition
T Besley, A Case
National bureau of economic research, 1992
21881992
An economic model of representative democracy
T Besley, S Coate
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 112 (1), 85-114, 1997
17671997
Group lending, repayment incentives and social collateral
T Besley, S Coate
Journal of development economics 46 (1), 1-18, 1995
17541995
The political economy of government responsiveness: Theory and evidence from India
T Besley, R Burgess
The quarterly journal of economics 117 (4), 1415-1451, 2002
17122002
Can labor regulation hinder economic performance? Evidence from India
T Besley, R Burgess
The Quarterly journal of economics 119 (1), 91-134, 2004
15572004
Principled agents?: The political economy of good government
T Besley
Oxford University Press on Demand, 2006
15302006
Centralized versus decentralized provision of local public goods: a political economy approach
T Besley, S Coate
Journal of public economics 87 (12), 2611-2637, 2003
14282003
Competition and incentives with motivated agents
T Besley, M Ghatak
American economic review 95 (3), 616-636, 2005
12862005
Handcuffs for the grabbing hand? Media capture and government accountability
T Besley, A Prat
American economic review 96 (3), 720-736, 2006
1169*2006
Does electoral accountability affect economic policy choices? Evidence from gubernatorial term limits
T Besley, A Case
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 110 (3), 769-798, 1995
11521995
The origins of state capacity: Property rights, taxation, and politics
T Besley, T Persson
American Economic Review 99 (4), 1218-44, 2009
10722009
Political institutions and policy choices: evidence from the United States
T Besley, A Case
Journal of Economic Literature 41 (1), 7-73, 2003
9972003
Pillars of prosperity: The political economics of development clusters
T Besley, T Persson
Princeton University Press, 2011
9042011
Thy neighbor's keeper: The design of a credit cooperative with theory and a test
AV Banerjee, T Besley, TW Guinnane
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 109 (2), 491-515, 1994
8891994
The economics of rotating savings and credit associations
T Besley, S Coate, G Loury
The American Economic Review, 792-810, 1993
8861993
State capacity, conflict, and development
T Besley, T Persson
Econometrica 78 (1), 1-34, 2010
7672010
Dimensions of tax design: the Mirrlees review
JA Mirrlees, S Adam
Oxford University Press, 2010
7632010
Unnatural experiments? Estimating the incidence of endogenous policies
T Besley, A Case
The Economic Journal 110 (467), 672-694, 2000
7582000
Land reform, poverty reduction, and growth: Evidence from India
T Besley, R Burgess
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 115 (2), 389-430, 2000
7412000
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