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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 32 Citations 8,090 124 World Ranking 1846 National Ranking 52

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Awards & Achievements

2008 - Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

His primary areas of study are Development economics, Macroeconomics, Panel data, International economics and Conditionality. His studies deal with areas such as Poverty and Equity as well as Development economics. His Macroeconomics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Capital, Economic capital and Monetary economics.

He combines subjects such as Economic growth, Cash, Market liquidity and Land reform with his study of Panel data. His research integrates issues of Developing country, Production and Industrial organization in his study of International economics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Structural adjustment and Financial system in addition to Developing country.

His most cited work include:

  • Explaining African Economic Performance (1067 citations)
  • Why Has Africa Grown Slowly (419 citations)
  • Do African Manufacturing Firms Learn from Exporting (226 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Jan Willem Gunning mainly investigates Developing country, International economics, Panel data, Development economics and Monetary economics. His International economics study incorporates themes from Liberalization and International trade. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Production, Labour economics and Ex-ante.

Jan Willem Gunning integrates Development economics with Conditionality in his research. His study in Monetary economics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Investment, Stockout and Finance, Windfall gain. His Econometrics research includes elements of Macroeconomics and Distribution.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Developing country (15.96%)
  • International economics (14.08%)
  • Panel data (13.15%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2020)?

  • Psychological intervention (8.92%)
  • Actuarial science (7.04%)
  • Impact evaluation (7.04%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Psychological intervention, Actuarial science, Impact evaluation, Developing country and Randomized controlled trial are his primary areas of study. His Actuarial science study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Production, Monetary economics, Welfare and Weather insurance. The Welfare study combines topics in areas such as Structural estimation and Agricultural economics.

His Universal Primary Education and Millennium Development Goals study in the realm of Developing country connects with subjects such as Declaration and International community. His work deals with themes such as Ex-ante and Precautionary savings, which intersect with Public economics. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Ex-ante, Financial risk management is strongly linked to Investment decisions.

Between 2008 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Growth and Risk (29 citations)
  • Assessing sector-wide programs with statistical impact evaluation: A methodological proposal (17 citations)
  • Risk and Savings: a Taxonomy (13 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

Jan Willem Gunning mainly focuses on Psychological intervention, Impact evaluation, Socioeconomics, Environmental resource management and Economic growth. His Environmental resource management research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Risk analysis and Aid effectiveness. In the field of Economic growth, his study on Universal Primary Education and Millennium Development Goals overlaps with subjects such as Health insurance and Declaration.

His studies deal with areas such as Poverty, Precautionary savings, Macroeconomics and Asset risk as well as Developing country. His Asset risk research incorporates elements of Financial risk management and Public economics. His Public economics research integrates issues from Panel data and Economic capital.

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Best Publications

Explaining African Economic Performance

Paul Collier;Jan Willem Gunning.
Journal of Economic Literature (1999)

2190 Citations

Why Has Africa Grown Slowly

Paul Collier;Jan Willem Gunning.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1999)

648 Citations

Credit Constraints in Manufacturing Enterprises in Africa

Arne Bigsten;Paul Collier;Stefan Dercon;Marcel Fafchamps.
Journal of African Economies (2003)

429 Citations

Coping with drought in Zimbabwe: Survey evidence on responses of rural households to risk

Bill H. Kinsey;Bill H. Kinsey;Kees Burger;Jan Willem Gunning.
World Development (1998)

375 Citations

Do African Manufacturing Firms Learn from Exporting

Arne Bigsten;Paul Collier;Stefan Dercon;Marcel Fafchamps.
Journal of Development Studies (2004)

346 Citations

The IMF's role in structural adjustment

Paul Collier;Jan Willem Gunning.
The Economic Journal (1999)

226 Citations

Rates of return on physical and human capital in Africa's manufacturing sector

Arne Bigsten;Paul Collier;Stefan Dercon;Marcel Fafchamps.
Research Papers in Economics (1998)

224 Citations

Peasants and Governments: An Economic Analysis

David Bevan;Paul Collier;Jan Willem Gunning.
(1989)

200 Citations

Applied general equilibrium models for policy analysis

Jan Willem Gunning;Michiel A. Keyzer.
Research Papers in Economics (1995)

190 Citations

Rates of return on physical and human capital in Africa's manufacturing sector

A. Bigsten;J.W. Gunning;R.H. Oostendorp.
Economic Development and Cultural Change (2000)

188 Citations

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