Brown University, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and CEPR
Oded Galor is Professor of Economics at Brown University and a Fellow of the Department of Economics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the Director of the Minerva Center for Economic Growth, a Co-Director of the NBER research group on Income Distribution and Macroeconomics, a Member of the Academic Council of DEGIT, a Member of the Scientific Committee of CRISS, and a Research Fellow of the CEPR. He is the Editor of the Journal of Economic Growth, a Member of the Editorial Board of Economics and Human Biology, and the Journal of Economic Inequality, and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Population Economics, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, and Macroeconomic Dynamics. His main contributions are in the fields of Inequality and Growth, Unified Growth Theory, and Evolutionary Growth theory.
Articles by Oded Galor:
The “Out of Africa” hypothesis: Human genetic diversity and comparative economic development
1 August 2011, 14036 reads
Did globalisation cause the ‘Great Divergence’ between rich and poor economies?
18 February 2008, 47052 reads
Why did Europe’s growth take-off happen first?
13 September 2007, 43938 reads