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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 132 Citations 199,957 257 World Ranking 8 National Ranking 7


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • China

Financial intermediary, Financial system, Finance, Financial market and Financial ratio are his primary areas of study. His work on Indirect finance as part of his general Financial intermediary study is frequently connected to Descriptive statistics, thereby bridging the divide between different branches of science. His Financial system research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Financial risk, Enforcement, Shareholder, Creditor and Capital market.

His research in the fields of Financial regulation, Bank regulation and Deposit insurance overlaps with other disciplines such as Official cash rate. His Financial market research incorporates themes from Endogenous growth theory, Stock market, Financial sector development and Monetary economics. As part of the same scientific family, he usually focuses on Financial sector development, concentrating on Financial deepening and intersecting with Political economy.

His most cited work include:

  • Financial Development and Economic Growth: Views and Agenda (4388 citations)
  • Financial Development and Economic Growth: Views and Agenda (4388 citations)
  • Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions (4033 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Financial system, Finance, Financial intermediary, Monetary economics and Financial market. His Financial system research includes themes of Corporate governance, Shareholder and Capital market. In the field of Finance, his study on Diversification, Financial regulation and Access to finance overlaps with subjects such as Agency.

His study explores the link between Financial intermediary and topics such as Financial ratio that cross with problems in Financial analysis. His research in Monetary economics intersects with topics in Competition, Capital, Stock market and Debt. His studies link Financial sector development with Financial market.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Financial system (43.00%)
  • Finance (33.61%)
  • Financial intermediary (29.32%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Monetary economics (25.54%)
  • Finance (33.61%)
  • Financial system (43.00%)

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

Ross Levine mostly deals with Monetary economics, Finance, Financial system, Competition and Loan. His study in the field of Market liquidity is also linked to topics like Pollution. His work in the fields of Finance, such as Diversification, Access to finance and Financial regulation, overlaps with other areas such as Originality.

His Financial system study combines topics in areas such as Corporate finance, Equity, Corporate governance, Psychological resilience and Investment. The study incorporates disciplines such as Bank risk, Affect, Charter, Law and Deregulation in addition to Competition. His research in Loan tackles topics such as Quality which are related to areas like Econometrics.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Do They Earn More? (137 citations)
  • The European origins of economic development (106 citations)
  • Does the geographic expansion of banks reduce risk (86 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Finance
  • China

Ross Levine focuses on Monetary economics, Diversification, Loan, Financial system and Competition. Ross Levine is interested in Market liquidity, which is a branch of Monetary economics. Diversification is a subfield of Finance that he explores.

His Finance research incorporates elements of Developing country, Poverty and Politics. His Financial system research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Profitability index, Investment and Shareholder. His Competition research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Charter, Value, Industrial organization and Chinese financial system.

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Best Publications

Finance and growth: Schumpeter might be right

Ross, King, Robert G. Levine.
Research Papers in Economics (1993)

12027 Citations

Financial Development and Economic Growth: Views and Agenda

Ross Levine;Ross Levine.
Journal of Economic Literature (1997)

10984 Citations

A sensitivity analysis of cross-country growth regressions

Ross Levine;David Renelt.
Research Papers in Economics (1991)

9450 Citations

Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions

William Easterly;Ross Levine.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (1997)

7503 Citations

Stock Markets, Banks, and Economic Growth

Ross Levine;Sara Zervos.
The American Economic Review (1998)

7464 Citations

Finance and Growth: Theory and Evidence

Ross Levine.
National Bureau of Economic Research (2004)

7169 Citations

Financial intermediation and growth: Causality and causes ☆

Ross Levine;Norman Loayza;Thorsten Beck.
Journal of Monetary Economics (2000)

6224 Citations

Finance and the sources of growth

Thorsten Beck;Ross Levine;Norman Loayza;Norman Loayza.
Journal of Financial Economics (2000)

5379 Citations

Finance, entrepreneurship and growth

Robert G King;Robert G King;Ross Levine.
Journal of Monetary Economics (1993)

5368 Citations

Bank governance, regulation and risk taking

Luc Laeven;Ross Levine;Ross Levine.
Journal of Financial Economics (2009)

3211 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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