Research

Publications

Masaki, Takaaki. “The Political Economy of Aid Allocation in Africa: Evidence from Zambia.” Forthcoming at African Studies Review.

Masaki, Takaaki. “Moving Forward with Time Series Analysis.” (with Peter Enns, Nathan Kelly and Patrick Wohlfarth). Research and Politics 4(4): 1-7.

Masaki, Takaaki. 2017. “Lagged Explanatory Variables and the Estimation of Causal Effects.” (with Marc F. Bellemare and Thomas B. Pepinsky). Journal of Politics 79(3). [Replication Code]

Masaki, Takaaki. 2016. “Don’t Jettison the General Error Correction Model Just Yet: A Practical Guide to Avoiding Spurious Regression with the GECM” (with Peter Enns, Nathan Kelly and Patrick Wohlfarth). Research and Politics 3(2): 1-13. [Replication Code]

Masaki, Takaaki. 2016. “Coups d’État and Foreign Aid.” World Development 79: 51-68.

Masaki, Takaaki and Nicolas van de Walle. 2015. “The Impact of Democracy on Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1982-2012.” In The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics (Oxford University Press).

 

Working Papers

The Impact of Intergovernmental Transfers on Local Revenue Generation in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Tanzania.” Revise and Resubmit at World Development.

“When Do Performance Assessments Influence Policy Behavior? Micro-Evidence from the 2014 Reform Efforts Survey” (With Brad Parks). Revise and Resubmit at The Review of International Organizations

Aid Management, Trust, and Development Policy Influence: New Evidence from a Survey of Public Sector Officials in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.” (With Brad Parks, Jorg Faust, and Stefan Leiderer). Under Review