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Paolo Casini

Researcher at KU Leuven and at the European Commission (DG GROWTH). Research interests: Industrial Organisation, Financial Economics, Development Economics, Law and Economics, Microfinance.


KU Leuven
LICOS - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance
Waaistraat 6 - BUS 3511
B-3000 Leuven
Email: paolo.casini@kuleuven.be




My Research:

 

  •  Public Good Provision in Indian Rural Areas: The Returns to Collective Action by Microfinance Groups, World Bank Economic Review (2015), first published online August 25, 2015 (with Lore Vandewalle and Zaki Wahhaj) 
  • Competitive Microcredit Markets: Differentiation and ex-ante Incentives for Multiple Borrowing, Oxford Economic Papers (2015), 67 (4):1015-1033.
  • Labor market effects of improved access to credit among the poor: evidence from Cape Verde, LICOS Discussion Paper 362/2015, (with Paulo Santos Monteiro and Olivia Riera)
  • Competition and Altruism in Microcredit Markets, (New version coming soon) 
     
  • Competitive Microcredit Markets: Differentiation and ex-ante Incentives for Multiple Borrowing, (New version coming soon) 
     
  • Cooperative versus Third-Party Provision of Financial Infrastructure Services, with Joachim Keller 
     
  • Public Good Provision in Indian Rural Areas: the Returns to Collective Action by Microfinance Groups, with Lore Vandewalle

 

 

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Past Teaching Activities:

 

  • Law and Economics, (joint with Prof. Dr. Patrick Van Cayseele)
  • Interdisciplinary Seminar in Law and Economics, (joint with Prof. Dr. Veerle Colaert)
  • Development Economics, (joint with Prof. Dr. Jo Swinnen, module on Credit Markets) 




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