Roland Pongou

University of Ottawa - Department of Economics

200 Wilbrod Street

Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

DOWNLOADS

762

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 48,785

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 48,785

in Total Papers Citations

8

CROSSREF CITATIONS

5

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Historical Missionary Activity, Schooling, and the Reversal of Fortunes: Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Dozie Okoye and Roland Pongou
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 149 (232,340)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Missions, Africa, Education, Reversal of Fortunes, Nigeria

2.

Dual Citizenship Institution: A Pareto Improvement?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Djoulassi Oloufade and Roland Pongou
University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 125 (266,684)

Abstract:

Loading...

Dual Citizenship Legislation, Private International Relations, Foreign Remittances, International Trade, Foreign Investment, Institutions, Child Survival

3.

Valuing Inputs Under Supply Uncertainty: The Bayesian Shapley Value

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 63 (408,252)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

input valuation, uncertainty, a priori Shapley value, Bayesian Shapley value, rationalizability

4.

An Economic Model of Health-vs-Wealth Prioritization during COVID-19: Optimal Lockdown, Network Centrality, and Segregation

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 21 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2020
Roland Pongou, Guy Tchuente and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, University of Kent and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 44 (479,096)

Abstract:

Loading...

COVID-19, health-vs-wealth prioritization, economic cost, fuzzy networks, network centrality, segregation, patient zero, optimally targeted lockdown policy

5.

Fertility After the Drought: Theory and Evidence from Madagascar

CRREP working paper serie 2019-01
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Université Laval
Downloads 38 (505,936)

Abstract:

Loading...

Climatic Shocks; Droughts; Agricultural Season; Opportunity Cost of Children; Fertility; Irrigation

6.

Identity During a Crisis: COVID-19 and Ethnic Divisions in the United States

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Amherst College, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (530,609)

Abstract:

Loading...

COVID-19, Ethnic Identity, Ethnic Divisions, Racial Segregation, Diversity With(out) Divisions, Lockdown Policies, Mobility Restrictions, Physical Distancing, Mask Wearing, Pro-social Norms

7.

Underage Brides and Grooms' Education

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Sylvain Dessy, Setou Diarra and Roland Pongou
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (535,768)

Abstract:

Loading...

Underage Marriage, Male Education, Nigeria, Patriarchal Norms.

8.

Measuring and Decomposing the Distance to the Shapley Wage Function with Limited Data

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Victor Aguiar, Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
Western University (University of Western Ontario), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 31 (541,036)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Shapley wage function, firm, fairness violations, linear contract, bargaining, limited data

9.

Volume of Trade and Dynamic Network Formation in Two-Sided Economies

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Roland Pongou and Roberto Serrano
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Brown University
Downloads 31 (541,036)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Two-sided networks, pairwise stability, stochastic stability, herd externality, informational cascade, fragmentation, concentration, economy thinness, contagion asymmetry

10.

A Political Reciprocity Mechanism

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 30 (546,446)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Reciprocity, reciprocity set, political design, political bargaining, blocking approach, stability, efficiency, inclusiveness

11.

On the Dispensability of New Transportation Technologies: Evidence from the Heterogeneous Impact of Railroads in Nigeria

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Mar 2017
Dozie Okoye, Roland Pongou and Tite Yokossi
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (557,810)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Impact Heterogeneity, Colonial Investments, Railway, Africa, Long-run Effects, Development, Nigeria

12.

Fertility Response to Climate Shocks

Partnership for Economic Policy Working Paper No. 2019-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Mar 2019
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Université Laval
Downloads 27 (563,677)

Abstract:

Loading...

Drought, Fertility, Agrarian Communities, Price of a marginal child

13.

An Index of Unfairness

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
Western University (University of Western Ontario), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Brown University and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 21 (602,231)

Abstract:

Loading...

Shapley value, Shapley distance, (un)fairness, horizontal equity, efficiency, marginality

14.

Sex Ratios, Sexual Infidelity, and Sexual Diseases: Evidence from the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Yifan Kang and Roland Pongou
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (608,901)

Abstract:

Loading...

Sexual economy, (in)fidelity networks, sex ratios, sexual infidelity, concurrent relationships, serial monogamy, sexually transmitted diseases, gender

15.

Ancestral Norms, Legal Origins, and Female Empowerment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13105
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (622,362)

Abstract:

Loading...

legal origins, ancestral norms, women's empowerment, gender roles

16.

Political Design Meets Policy Complexity

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 18 (622,362)

Abstract:

Loading...

Legislative Institutions; Dynamic Decision Making; Political Design; Voting Rules; Policy Complexity; Policy Importance

17.

Missing Twins: Fetal Origins, Institutions, and Twin-Singleton Mortality Convergence

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper n°2018-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Feb 2018
Roland Pongou, David Shapiro and Michel Tenikué
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University and Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
Downloads 15 (643,247)

Abstract:

Loading...

Mortality, Twins, Singletons, Convergence, Institutions, Sub-Saharan Africa

18.

Popularity Bias in Bipartite Networks: Efficiency, Errors, and Fake Views

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Oct 2020
Nabil Afodjo and Roland Pongou
Carleton University - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 14 (650,429)

Abstract:

Loading...

Bipartite Networks; Popularity Bias; Efficiency; Maximality; Mistakes; Long-run Equilibrium; Matthew effect; Market Concentration; Fake Popularity

19.

Supermajority Politics: Equilibrium Range, Diversity, and Compromise

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
Aseem Mahajan, Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
Harvard University, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
Downloads 14 (650,429)

Abstract:

Loading...

Supermajority rules, Single-peaked preferences, Policy diversity, Optimal political compromise

20.

Adolescent Brides and Grooms' Education: Theory and Evidence

CRREP working paper 2016-10
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2018
Sylvain Dessy, Setou Diarra and Roland Pongou
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 11 (672,426)

Abstract:

Loading...

Adolescent Marriage, Groom Education, Quantity-Quality Trade-off