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Gian Luca Tedeschi

ESRC DTC PhD Student in Economics,


Teaching Summary


Fall 2018-2019

L11118 Growth and Development in Long-Run Historical Perspective

Spring 2017-2018

L11200 Introduction to Macroeconomics

L13500 Economics Dissertation - Stata and EViews clinics

Fall 2017-2018

L11QUE Quantitative Economics

Research Summary

Research Topic Title

Culture and history as determinants of contemporary economic outcomes.

Research Summary

With my research, I intend to study culture as an important factor in general for economic development, but specifically as one of the main mechanisms behind historical persistence and the transmission of historical events.

Research Interests

Cultural economics, Development economics, Economic history

Research supervisors

Prof. Abigail Barr

Dr. Roberto Bonfatti

Research centres


Primary funding source

ESRC Doctoral Training Centre (2015-2019)

School of Economics

Sir Clive Granger Building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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