Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Directrice d'études, EHESS
Professor of Economics, Paris School of Economics

Scroll down for the lists of my published articles (in reversed chronological order) and working papers (below)

Publications:

Checking and Sharing Alt-Facts
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, forthcoming (co-authored with Emeric Henry and Sergei Guriev). Replication files

3G Internet and Confidence in Government
Quarterly Journal of Economics, forthcoming (co-authored with Sergei Guriev and Nikita Melnikov). Replication files

Political Effects of the Internet and Social Media (survey)
Annual Review of Economics (2020) 12: 415-438 (co-authored with Maria Petrova and Ruben Enikolopov).

Forced Migration and Human Capital: Evidence from Post-WWII Population Transfers
American Economic Review (2020), 110(5): 1430-63
(co-authored with Sascha Becker, Irena Grosfeld, Pauline Grosjean, Nico Voigtländer). Replication files

Facts, Alternative Facts, and Fact Checking in Times of Post-Truth Politics
Journal of Public Economics (2020), 182: 104123 (co-authored with Oscar Barrera, Emeric Henry, and Sergei Guriev).
Replication files

Middleman Minorities and Ethnic Violence: Anti-Jewish Pogroms in the Russian Empire
Review of Economic Studies (2020), 87(1): 289–342 (co-authored with Irena Grosfeld and Seyhun Orcan Sakalli).
Replication files

Attack When the World is Not Watching? U.S. News and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Journal of Political Economy (2018), 126 (3): 1085-1133 (co-authored with Ruben Durante). Replication files

Economic Effects of the Abolition of Serfdom: Evidence from the Russian Empire
American Economic Review (2018), 108(4-5): 1074–1117 (co-authored with Andrei Markevich).
Replication files

Corruption in Procurement and the Political Cycle in Tunneling: Evidence from Financial Transactions Data
American Economic Journal: Economic policy (2016), 8(2): 287–321 (co-authored with Maxim Mironov). Replication files

The Limits of Career Concerns in Federalism: Evidence from China
Journal of European Economic Association (2016), 14(2): 338–374 (co-authored with Petra Persson). Replication files

Radio and the Rise of Nazis in Pre-War Germany
Quarterly Journal of Economics (2015), 130(4): 1885-1939
(co-authored with Maja Adena, Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova, Veronica Santarosa).
Replication files

Cultural vs. Economic Legacies of Empires: Evidence from the Partition of Poland
Journal of Comparative Economics (2015), 43: 55-75 (co-authored with Irena Grosfeld).
Replication files

Cross-border Media and Nationalism: Evidence from Serbian Radio in Croatia
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2014), 6(3): 103-32 (co-authored with Stefano DellaVigna, Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova, and Vera Mironova).
Replication files

Persistent Anti-Market Culture: A Legacy of the Pale of Settlement after the Holocaust
American Economic Journal: Economic policy (co-authored with Irena Grosfeld and Alexander Rodnyansky) (2013), 5(3): 189–226.

The Unequal Enforcement of Liberalization: Evidence from Russia's Reform of Business Regulation
Journal of European Economic Association (2013), 11(4): 808–838 (co-authored with EvgenyYakovlev).

Everyone Hates Privatization, but Why? Survey Evidence from 28 Post-Communist Countries
Journal of Comparative Economics (2012) 40: 44–61 (co-authored with Irina Denisova, Markus Eller, Timothy Frye).

M-form hierarchy with poorly-diversified divisions: a case of Khrushchev’s reform in Soviet Russia
Journal of Public Economics (2011) 95: 1550–1560 (co-authored with Andrei Markevich).

Media and Political Persuasion: Evidence from Russia
American Economic Review (2011) 101: 3253–3285 (co-authored with Ruben Enikolopov and Maria Petrova).

Segregation and the Quality of Government in a Cross-Section of Countries
American Economic Review (2011) August 101: pp. 1872–1911 (co-authored with Alberto Alesina). Data, Appendix with supplementary materials

Interest Group Politics in a Federation
Journal of Public Economics (2010) 94: 730–748 (co-authored with Sergei Guriev and Evgeny Yakovlev)
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Why Russia is Not South Korea
Journal of International Affairs (2010), 63 (2): 125-139 (co-authored with Sergei Guriev).

Businessman Candidates
American Journal of Political Science (2010), 54(3): 718–736 (co-authored with Scott Gehlbach and Konstantin Sonin). Appendix with supplementary materials, Data and replication dofiles

What do Russians Think about Transition?
Economics of Transition (2010), 18(2): 249–280 (co-authored with Irina Denisova, Markus Eller)
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Who Wants to Revise Privatization? The Complementarity of Market Skills and Institutions
American Political Science Review (2009), 103(2): 284-304 (co-authored with Irina Denisova, Markus Eller, Timothy Frye). Data

(Un)Happiness in Transition
Journal of Economic Perspectives (2009), 23 (2): 143–168 (co-authored with Sergei Guriev). Appendix with data and methodology description and robustness checks

State Capture: From Yeltsin to Putin
in Corruption, Development and Institutional Design. J. Kornai, L. Matyas and G. Roland (eds.), Palgrave Macmillan, New York NY, (co-authored with Evgeny Yakovlev), (2009). Data

Decentralization and Political Institutions
Journal of Public Economics (2007), vol. 91: 2261–2290 (co-authored with Ruben Enikolopov). Data

Are Russian Commercial Courts Biased? Evidence from a Bankruptcy Law Transplant
Journal of Comparative Economics ( 2007) , Vol. 35 : 254–277 (co-authored with Ariane Lambert and Konstantin Sonin)
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Lowering the Cost of Capital in Emerging Market Economies
in Beyond Transition. Proceedings of the 18th ABCDE. F. Bourguignon and B. Pleskovic (eds.), World Bank, Washington DC, (co-authored with Erik Berglof, Patric Bolton, Sergei Guriev), (2007).

Whither Russia? A review of Andrei Shleifer's Normal Country
Journal of Economic Literature (2007)
, Vol. XLV: 127–146.

Who are China’s Entrepreneurs?
American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings (2006), pp. 248-352 (co-authored with S. Djankov, Y. Qian, G. Roland).

Entrepreneurship in China and Russia Compared
Journal of European Economic Association, Papers and Proceedings (2006), 4(2–3):352–365 (co-authored with S. Djankov, Y. Qian, G. Roland).

Who are Russia’s Entrepreneurs?
Journal of European Economic Association, Papers and Proceedings ( 2005), 3(2–3):587–597 (co-authored with S. Djankov, E. Miguel, Y. Qian, G. Roland).

Laws for Sale: Evidence from Russia
American Law and Economics Review (2005), vol. 7 No. 1, pp. 284-318 (co-authored with Irina Slinko and Evgeny Yakovlev). Data

Opportunistic Political Cycles: Test in a Young Democracy Setting
Quarterly Journal of Economics (2004), 1301-1338 (co-authored with Akhmed Akhmedov). Data

Federal Tax Arrears in Russia: Liquidity Problems, Federal Redistribution, or Regional Protection?
Economics of Transition (2004), Vol. 12 (3), pp. 373–398 (co-authored with Maria Ponomareva). Data

Does Arbitrage Flatten Demand Curves for Stocks?
Journal of Business (2002), vol. 75, no. 4, pp. 583-608 (co-authored with Jeffey Wurgler). Data

Rackets, Regulation and the Rule of law
Journal of Law, Economics and Organization (2000), Vol. 16, N.2, pp. 478-502 (co-authored with Tinothy Frye).

Incentives to Provide Local Public Goods: Fiscal federalism – Russian style
Journal of Public Economics (2000), vol. 76, pp. 337–368
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Working Papers:

Diffusion of Gender Norms: Evidence from Stalin's Ethnic Deportations
(co-authored with Alexandra Jarotschkin and Antonela Miho) This draft: March 2021. Invitation to Revise and Resubmit at the Journal of European Economic Association

Reading Twitter in the Newsroom: How Social Media Affects Traditional-Media Reporting
(co-authored with Sophie Hatte and Etienne Madinier) This draft: May 2021.

Independent Media and Religiosity
(co-authored with Irena Grosfeld, Seyhun Orcan Sakalli, and Etienne Madinier) This draft: June 2021.

Control through empowerment: Evidence from Soviet Nation-building in Central Asia in the 1920s
(co-authored with Paul Castañeda Dower and Andrei Markevich), draft coming soon



Ongoing Projects:

The Economic and Cultural Effects of Russia's Colonization of Central Asia (co-authored with Gani Aldashev)

Link to my ERC project website