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Home | People | Jan Willem Gunning
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Jan Willem Gunning

Emeritus Fellow

University
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Research field
Empirical Microeconomics
Interests
Development, Econometric Methodology, Growth, Microeconometrics, Poverty, Risk And Uncertainty

List of publications

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning. 2014. Evaluation of Development Programs: Randomized Controlled Trials or Regressions?. World Bank Economic Review, 28, 432--445, 0258-6770

J.W. Gunning. 2014. Why Poverty Persists: Poverty Dynamics in Asia and Africa [Review of: B. Baulch (2011) Why Poverty Persists: Poverty Dynamics in Asia and Africa]. Agricultural Economics, 44, 253--254, 0169-5150

J.W. Gunning. 2010. Risk and savings: a taxonomy. Economics Letters, 107, 39--41, 0165-1765

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and L. Pan. 2009. Insurance and rural welfare: what can panel data tell us?. Applied Economics, 41, 3093--3101, 0003-6846

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and de Hoop, J.J.. 2009. Assessing sector-wide programs with statistical impact evaluation: A methodological proposal. World Development, 37, 513--520, 0305-750X

C.T.M. Elbers and J.W. Gunning and B.H. Kinsey. 2007. Growth and Risk: Methodology and Micro Evidence. World Bank Economic Review, 21, 1--20, 0258-6770

J.W. Gunning and P. Collier. 2005. Asset Policies during an Oil Windfall: Some Simple Analytics. The World Economy, 28, 1401--1415, 0378-5920

A. Bigsten and P. Collier and S. Dercon and M. Fafchamps and B. Gautier and J.W. Gunning and A. Oduro and R.H. Oostendorp and C. Pattillo and M Söderbom and F. Teal and A. Zeufack. 2004. Do African Manufacturing Firms Learn from Exporting?. Journal of Development Studies, 40, 115--141, 0022-0388

C Adam and G Chambas and P. Guillaumont and S Guillaumont-Jeanneney and J.W. Gunning. 2004. Performance-based Conditionality: a European Perspective. World Development, 32, 1059--1070, 0305-750X

J.W. Gunning and A. Bigsten and P. Collier and S. Dercon and M. Fafchamps and B. Gauthier and A. Oduro and R.H. Oostendorp and C. Pattillo and M Söderbom and F. Teal and A. Zeufack. 2003. Credit Constraints in Manufacturing Enterprises in Africa. Journal of African Economies, 12, 104--125, 0963-8024

J.W. Gunning and A. Bigsten and P. Collier and S. Dercon and M. Fafchamps and B. Gauthier and A. Oduro and R.H. Oostendorp and C. Pattillo and M Söderbom and F. Teal and A. Zeufack. 2003. Risk Sharing in Labour Markets. World Bank Economic Review, 17, 349--366, 0258-6770

C Adam and J.W. Gunning. 2002. Redesigning the Aid Contract: Donors' Use of Performance Indicators in Uganda. World Development, 30, 2045--2056, 0305-750X

J.W. Gunning. 2001. Trade Blocs: Relevant for Africa?. Journal of African Economies, 10, 311--335, 0963-8024

J.W. Gunning and T Mengistae. 2001. Determinants of African Manufacturing Investment: the Microeconomic Evidence. Journal of African Economies, 10, 48--80, 0963-8024

M. Fafchamps and J.W. Gunning and R.H. Oostendorp. 2000. Inventories and Risk in African Manufacturing. Economic Journal, 110, 861--893, 0013-0133

A. Bigsten and J.W. Gunning and R.H. Oostendorp and al. et. 2000. Contract Flexibility and Conflict Resolution: Evidence from African Manufacturing. Journal of Development Studies, 36, 1--37, 0022-0388

J.W. Gunning and J Hoddinott and B.H. Kinsey and T Owens. 2000. Revisiting Forever Gained: Income Dynamics in the Resettlement Areas of Zimbabwe. Journal of Development Studies, 36, 131--154, 0022-0388

A. Bigsten and J.W. Gunning and R.H. Oostendorp and al. et. 2000. Rates of Return on Physical and Human Capital in Africa's Manufacturing Sector. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 48, 801--827, 0013-0079

P. Collier and J.W. Gunning. 1999. Why Has Africa Grown Slowly?. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 13, 3--22, 0895-3309

P. Collier and J.W. Gunning. 1999. Explaining African Economic Performance. The Journal of Economic Literature, 37, 64--111, 0022-0515

P. Collier and J.W. Gunning. 1999. The IMF's Role in Structural Adjustment. Economic Journal, 109, F634--651, 0013-0133

P. Collier and P. Guillaumont and Guillaumont Jeanneney, S. and J.W. Gunning. 1999. Reforming Stabex. The World Economy, 22, 669--682, 0378-5920

A. Bigsten and P. Collier and J.W. Gunning and R.H. Oostendorp. 1999. Investment in Africa's manufacturing sector: a four country panel data analysis. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 0305-9049

A. Bigsten and P. Collier and S. Dercon and B. Gauthier and J.W. Gunning and A. Isaksson and A. Oduro and R.H. Oostendorp and C. Pattillo and M. Soederbom and M. Sylvain and F. Teal and A. Zeufack. 1999. Investment in Africa's Manufacturing Sector: a Four Country Panel Data Analysis. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 61, 489--512, 0305-9049

J.W. Gunning. 1998. Comments on 'Africa and the Global Economy' by Zhen Kun Whang and L. Alan Winters. Journal of African Economies, 7, 162--165, 0963-8024

B.H. Kinsey and C.P.J. Burger and J.W. Gunning. 1998. Coping with Drought in Zimbabwe: Survey Evidence on Responses of Rural Households to Risk. World Development, 26, 89--110, 0305-750X

P. Collier and P. Guillaumont and Guillaumont Jeanneney, S. and J.W. Gunning. 1997. The future of Lomé. Europe's role in African growth. The World Economy, 20, 285--305, 0378-5920

P. Collier and P. Guillaumont and Guillaumont Jeanneney, S. and J.W. Gunning. 1997. Redesigning conditionality. World Development, 25, 1399--1407, 0305-750X