I am Economist at the University of Oxford, affiliated with the Refugee Studies Centre (RSC), the Oxford Department of International Development (ODID), the Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), the deparment of economics, and St Antony’s College.
Research interests: my primary fields are development economics, health economics, and public economics.
Please contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
My recent working papers:
- Stars, wars, and development (associated replication files, ado files) (note: this paper is an extended version of the working paper On the economic importance of the causes of long-run growth)
- Humanitarian Versus Development Aid for Refugees: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design (with Claire MacPherson)
Colombo, A., D’Aoust, O., & Sterck, O. (2019). From Rebellion to Electoral Violence: Evidence from Burundi. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 67(2), 333-368. https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/pdfplus/10.1086/697583
D’Aoust O., Sterck, O., Verwimp, P. (2018). Who Benefited from Burundi’s Demobilization Program?. The World Bank Economic Review, 32(2), 357-382. https://doi.org/10.1093/wber/lhw033
Collier, P., Sterck, O., (2018). The Moral and Fiscal Implications of Antiretroviral Therapies for HIV in Africa. Oxford Economic Papers, 70(2), 353-374 . https://doi.org/10.1093/oep/gpy001
Le Polain, M., Sterck, O., Nyssens, M. (2018). Interest Rate in Savings Groups: Thrift or Threat? World Development, 101, 162-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2017.09.001
Sterck, O. (2018). What Goes Wrong with the Allocation of Domestic and International Resources for HIV? Health Economics, 27(2), 320-332. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.3550