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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 55 Citations 37,757 116 World Ranking 549 National Ranking 355

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Awards & Achievements

2020 - Member of Academia Europaea

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Human capital

Oded Galor mainly investigates Human capital, Unified growth theory, Per capita income, Technological change and Demographic transition. His Human capital study combines topics in areas such as Investment and Income distribution. The concepts of his Unified growth theory study are interwoven with issues in Industrialisation, Population growth and Macroeconomics.

The various areas that Oded Galor examines in his Population growth study include Per capita, Demographic economics and Gains from trade. His Per capita income study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Economic stagnation, Development economics and Standard of living. The study incorporates disciplines such as Economic system and Economic geography in addition to Technological change.

His most cited work include:

  • Income Distribution and Macroeconomics (3000 citations)
  • Population, Technology, and Growth: From Malthusian Stagnation to the Demographic Transition and Beyond (1411 citations)
  • The Gender Gap, Fertility and Growth (931 citations)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Human capital, Per capita income, Technological change, Development economics and Demographic transition. His work deals with themes such as Industrialisation, Income distribution, Distribution, Investment and Unified growth theory, which intersect with Human capital. His studies in Income distribution integrate themes in fields like Economic inequality and Labour economics.

His Unified growth theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Economic growth and Convergence clubs. Oded Galor has included themes like Population growth, Standard of living, Economic geography and Demographic economics in his Per capita income study. His research on Technological change concerns the broader Macroeconomics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Human capital (60.18%)
  • Per capita income (44.98%)
  • Technological change (37.69%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Human capital (60.18%)
  • Development economics (24.62%)
  • Industrialisation (20.36%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Human capital, Development economics, Industrialisation, Grammatical gender and Future tense. His Human capital study incorporates themes from Prosperity, Labour economics, Educational attainment, Investment and Demographic transition. His Demographic transition research integrates issues from Credence and Demography.

His Development economics research also works with subjects such as

  • Developing country and related Poverty, Virtuous circle and vicious circle, Subsistence agriculture, Volatility and Unified growth theory,
  • Civil Conflict, which have a strong connection to Economic inequality. As a member of one scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Economic geography, focusing on Distribution and, on occasion, Per capita. His research integrates issues of Population growth, Fertility and Agricultural economics in his study of Per capita income.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Agricultural Origins of Time Preference (137 citations)
  • Is faster economic growth compatible with reductions in carbon emissions? The role of diminished population growth. (24 citations)
  • The Macrogenoeconomics of Comparative Development (21 citations)

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

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Psychology

His primary areas of study are Human capital, Economic geography, Development economics, Investment and Diversity. Oded Galor interconnects Demographic transition, Labour economics and Educational attainment in the investigation of issues within Human capital. His Demographic transition study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Population Median and Child quality.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Economic sociology and Distribution. Oded Galor works mostly in the field of Development economics, limiting it down to topics relating to Civil Conflict and, in certain cases, Economic inequality, Interpersonal communication and Social conflict. In Investment, Oded Galor works on issues like Natural experiment, which are connected to Technological change.

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Best Publications

Income Distribution and Macroeconomics

Oded Galor;Joseph Zeira.
The Review of Economic Studies (1993)

5939 Citations

Population, Technology, and Growth: From Malthusian Stagnation to the Demographic Transition and Beyond

Oded Galor;David N. Weil.
The American Economic Review (2000)

2738 Citations

The Gender Gap, Fertility and Growth

Oded Galor;David N. Weil.
Research Papers in Economics (1993)

1746 Citations

From Physical to Human Capital Accumulation: Inequality and the Process of Development

Oded Galor;Omer Moav.
The Review of Economic Studies (2004)

1584 Citations

From Stagnation to Growth: Unified Growth Theory

Oded Galor.
Research Papers in Economics (2004)

1400 Citations

Convergence? Inferences from Theoretical Models

Oded Galor.
Research Papers in Economics (1996)

1221 Citations

Natural selection and the origin of economic growth

Oded Galor;Omer Moav.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (2002)

1127 Citations

A Theory of Career Mobility

Nachum Sicherman;Oded Galor.
Journal of Political Economy (1990)

1124 Citations

Unified Growth Theory

Oded Galor.
(2011)

1058 Citations

The 'Out of Africa' Hypothesis, Human Genetic Diversity, and Comparative Economic Development

Quamrul Ashraf;Oded Galor.
The American Economic Review (2013)

936 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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