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Researcher: Wang, C (Dr Cong Wang)

Fields of Research

Economics, Business and Management Curriculum and Pedagogy
Economic Development and Growth
Macroeconomics (incl. Monetary and Fiscal Theory)
Industry Economics and Industrial Organisation
Psychology of Religion

Research Objectives

Economic Growth
Social Class and Inequalities
Industrial Organisations
Religion and Society

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Can ethno-linguistic diversity explain cross-country differences in social capital?: A global perspective; The Economic Record
Can institutions explain cross country differences in innovative activity?; Journal of Macroeconomics
Can religion explain cross-country differences in inequality? A global perspective; Social Choice and Welfare
Industry diversity, competition and firm relatedness: the impact on employment before and after the 2008 global financial crisis; Regional Studies
The creation of effective states in the OECD since 1870: the role of inequality; European Journal of Political Economy
What has driven the great fertility decline in developing countries since 1960?; The Journal of Development Studies

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision