Biography

Christa Brunnschweiler is a Senior Lecturer in Economics. She holds a PhD in Economics and an MA in Political Science from the University of Zurich.

Her research interests are in applied economics. She has mainly explored topics in economic growth and development, particularly in resource economics and conflict studies. Her work has been published in several journals including Science, the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Oxford Economic Papers, and World Development. One of her articles on the natural resource curse won the 2009 biannual Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics.

You may find further details on her work on her personal webpage.

All Publications

Brunnschweiler, C. N., Lujala, P.

(2017)

Economic Backwardness and Social Tension,

in Scandinavian Journal of Economics

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Brunnschweiler, C. N., Lujala, P.

(2017)

Income and Armed Civil Confllict: An Instrumental Variables Approach,

in Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy

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(Special issue)

(E-pub ahead of print)


Brunnschweiler, C.

(2014)

A study of expressive choice and strikes,

in European Journal of Political Economy

34

pp. 111–125

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Brunnschweiler, C.

(2010)

Finance for Renewable Energy: An Empirical Analysis of Developing and Transition Economies,

in Environment and Development Economics

15

(03)

pp. 241-274

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Brunnschweiler, C., Bulte, E.

(2009)

Natural resources and violent conflict: resource abundance, dependence, and the onset of civil wars,

in Oxford Economic Papers

61

(4)

pp. 651-674

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Brunnschweiler, C., Bulte, E.

(2008)

Linking Natural Resources to Slow Growth and More Conflict,

in Science

320

(5876 )

pp. 616-617

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Brunnschweiler, C., Bulte, E.

(2008)

The resource curse revisited and revised: A tale of paradoxes and red herrings,

in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management

55

(3)

pp. 248–264

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Brunnschweiler, C.

(2008)

Cursing the blessings? Natural resource abundance, institutions, and economic growth,

in World Development

36

(3)

pp. 399-419

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