Jerg Gutmann

University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

Post-Doc

Johnsallee 35

Hamburg, 20148

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

DOWNLOADS
Rank 8,623

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 8,623

in Total Papers Downloads

6,453

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 11,346

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 11,346

in Total Papers Citations

71

CROSSREF CITATIONS

34

Scholarly Papers (30)

Economic Growth and Judicial Independence, a Dozen Years On: Cross-Country Evidence Using an Updated Set of Indicators

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 38, 2015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Stefan Voigt, Jerg Gutmann and Lars P. Feld
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and Walter Eucken Institute
Downloads 600 (52,767)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Judicial Independence, Economic Growth, Rule of Law, Constitutional Economics, Governance, Measuring Institutions

Economic Growth and Judicial Independence, a Dozen Years on: Cross-Country Evidence Using an Updated Set of Indicators

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Stefan Voigt, Jerg Gutmann and Lars P. Feld
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and Walter Eucken Institute
Downloads 214 (169,262)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Loading...

judicial independence, economic growth, rule of law, constitutional economics, governance, measuring institutions

Believe, But Verify? - The Effect of Market Structure on Corruption In Religious Organizations

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 718 (41,532)

Abstract:

Loading...

Determinants of Corruption, Religious Market, Regulation, State Religion

Believe, But Verify? The Effect of Market Structure on Corruption in Religious Organizations

Kyklos, Vol. 68, Issue 2, pp. 153-164, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Apr 2015
Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 2 (778,425)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

3.

On the Wrong Side of the Law - Causes and Consequences of a Corrupt Judiciary

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 43, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Stefan Voigt and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 651 (48,047)

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, Judiciary, Judicial Independence, Prosecutorial Independence, Judicial Accountability

4.

Lending a Hand to the Invisible Hand? Assessing the Effects of Newly Enacted Competition Laws

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2014
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 600 (53,423)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Competition Law, Competition Policy, Economic Growth, Law and Economic Development, Corruption

5.

The Rule of Law and Constitutionalism in Muslim Countries

Public Choice, Vol. 162, No. 3-4, 2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 560 (58,246)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Islam, Islamic State Index, Sharia, Rule of Law, Constitutionalism, Endogenous Constitutions, Muslim Countries, Judicial Independence, Women’s Rights, Resource Curse

6.

Turning Cheap Talk into Economic Growth: On the Relationship Between Property Rights and Judicial Independence

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2013
Stefan Voigt and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 478 (71,013)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Property Rights, Credible Commitment, Independent Judiciary, Unbundling Property Rights, Transmission Channels, Constitutional Economics

Perception vs. Experience: Explaining Differences in Corruption Measures Using Microdata

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2019
Jerg Gutmann, Fabio Padovano and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université de Rennes 1 and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 446 (76,509)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption Experience, Corruption Measurement, Corruption Perception, Governance Indicators, Institutional Quality, Subjective Indicators

Perception vs. Experience: Explaining Differences in Corruption Measures Using Microdata

CESifo Working Paper No. 8027
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jan 2020
Jerg Gutmann, Fabio Padovano and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université de Rennes 1 and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 20 (630,599)

Abstract:

Loading...

corruption experience, corruption measurement, corruption perception, governance indicators, institutional quality, subjective indicators

8.
Downloads 380 ( 93,144)
Citation 7

The Rule of Law: Measurement and Deep Roots

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 315 (114,228)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Rule of Law, Democracy, Dictatorship, Economic Development, Geography, Institutions

The Rule of Law: Measurement and Deep Roots

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5670
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 65 (407,925)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

rule of law, democracy, dictatorship, economic development, geography, institutions

9.

Determinants of Constitutionally Safeguarded Judicial Review – Insights Based on a New Indicator

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Oct 2011
Jerg Gutmann, Bernd Hayo and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 331 (108,910)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Constitutional Review, Judicial Independence, Constitutional Choice, Constitutional Change

10.

The Rule of Law and Islam

Edward Elgar Handbook on the Rule of Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 245 (148,998)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Rule of Law, Islam, Shari’a, Constitutionalism, Muslim Countries

11.

Pulling Leviathan's Teeth – The Political Economy of Death Penalty Abolition

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jan 2016
Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 151 (230,457)

Abstract:

Loading...

capital punishment, death penalty abolition, political economy, positive constitutional economics, spatial policy diffusion, survival analysis

12.

Let the Sunshine in: Why Countries Adopt Freedom of Information Acts

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Patrick Brown, Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 132 (256,654)

Abstract:

Loading...

Freedom of Information Acts, FOIA, Endogenous Constitutions, Governance, Transparency, Policy Diffusion

Sanctioned to Death? The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Life Expectancy and Its Gender Gap

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2018
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 79 (365,370)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Gender Gap, Human Development, Life Expectancy, Sanctions, United Nations, United States

Sanctioned to Death? The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Life Expectancy and its Gender Gap

CESifo Working Paper No. 8033
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Jan 2020
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 36 (528,461)

Abstract:

Loading...

gender gap, human development, life expectancy, sanctions, United Nations, United States

14.

Economic Sanctions and Human Rights: Quantifying the Legal Proportionality Principle

Universität Trier Research Papers in Economics No. 2/18
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 May 2018
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Downloads 104 (304,657)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Judicial Independence in the EU – A Puzzle

Gutmann, Jerg; Voigt, Stefan (2017): Judicial Independence in the EU – A Puzzle, ILE Working Paper Series, No. 4
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 May 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 93 (327,630)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

judicial independence, EU Justice Scoreboard, informal institutions, culture

16.

Why Adopt a Federal Constitution? And Why Decentralize? – Determinants Based on a New Dataset

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 May 2017 Last Revised: 14 May 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 91 (332,121)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Federalism, Fiscal Federalism, Decentralization, Geography, Institutions, Endogenous Constitutions

17.

Precision-Guided or Blunt? The Effects of US Economic Sanctions on Human Rights

Universitat Trier, Research Papers in Economics, No. 9/16
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2017
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 86 (344,118)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Democratization, Discrimination, Economic Sanctions, Endogenous Treatment Model, Human Rights, Repression, United States

18.

Militant Constitutionalism – A Promising Concept to Make Constitutional Backsliding Less Likely?

Gutmann, Jerg; Voigt, Stefan (2019) : Militant Constitutionalism – A Promising Concept to Make Constitutional Backsliding less likely?, ILE Working Paper Series, No. 25, University of Hamburg, Institute of Law and Economics (ILE), Hamburg, 2019
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 76 (369,881)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

constitutional compliance, militant democracy, militant constitutionalism, de jure de facto gap, democratic backsliding

19.

Domestic Institutions and the Ratification of International Agreements in a Panel of Democracies

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Nov 2015
Florian Kiesow Cortez and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 71 (384,204)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Political Economy, Constitutional Economics, International Agreements, Electoral Systems, Power-Sharing Institutions, Judicial Independence

20.

The Heterogeneous Effects of Natural Disasters on Human Rights

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 67 (396,379)

Abstract:

Loading...

Natural Disasters, Human Rights, Institutional Change, Repression

21.

When to Expect a Coup D'État? An Extreme Bound Analysis of Coup Determinants

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6065
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Martin Gassebner, Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
ETH Zurich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 58 (426,141)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

coups d’état, military coups, coup-proofing, extreme bounds analysis

22.

Islamic Constitutions and Religious Minorities

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Dec 2018
Moamen Gouda and Jerg Gutmann
Graduate School of International and Area Studies (GSIAS), Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 44 (480,186)

Abstract:

Loading...

minority rights, discrimination, constitutions, Islam, Islamic constitutionalism

23.

Coups, Regime Transition, and the Dynamics of Press Freedom

CESifo Working Paper No. 7198
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, University of Jena - Department of Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 43 (484,591)

Abstract:

Loading...

coup, political instability, press freedom

24.

Family Types and Political Development

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Jun 2020
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 32 (536,969)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Family types, family systems, family structures, ideology, state formation, constitutional structure, economic development

25.

Securing Personal Freedom Through Institutions – The Role of Electoral Democracy and Judicial Independence

IFN Working Paper No. 1269
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 May 2019
Niclas Berggren and Jerg Gutmann
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 22 (596,868)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

freedom, democracy, judicial independence, political economy, institutions

26.

Pacem in Terris: Are Papal Visits Good News for Human Rights?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Sep 2020
Marek Endrich and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 14 (651,826)

Abstract:

Loading...

Catholic Church, human rights, political economy, pope, repression, shaming

27.

The Economic Effects of International Sanctions: An Event Study

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Apr 2021
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 9 (688,532)

Abstract:

Loading...

Economic growth, event study, international sanctions, transmission channels

28.

Banking Crises and Human Rights

Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann, Katharina Pfaff and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, WU Vienna - Institute for Sociology and Empirical Social Research and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Human Rights, Banking Crises, Endogenous Treatment Model

29.

Private-Sector Corruption: Measurement and Cultural Origins

Posted: 04 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Viola Lucas and Jerg Gutmann
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption Indicators, Determinants of Corruption, Private-sector Corruption, Culture, Individualism

30.

The Economics of Green Constitutions

Posted: 18 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann, Sina Imhof and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Environmental Protection, Endogenous Constitutional Rights, Democracy, Future Orientation, Long-term Orientation