Reading List


From Stagnation to Growth:

The evolution of economies from the dawn of human civilization to the modern era


The Malthusian Epoch: Theory and Empirics


Population and Growth: Theories of the Demographic Transition


Unified Growth Theory: Theory and Quantitative Evaluation


Comparative Economic Development

Overview of the Literature


Geography


Culture

Cultural Evolution Models

Intergenerational Transmission of Culture & Mobility

Religion

Religion, Culture and Political Economy

Trust


Institutions

Colonial Origins & Reversal of Fortune

Legal Origins


Human Capital


Isolation, Globalization & Market Access


Diversity


Persistence


The Neolithic Revolution

Origins

Consequences


State Formation and State Capacity


Health, Life-Expectancy and Development


Conflict & Borders


Handbooks & Surveys