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Biography

Paul completed his doctoral studies in 2008 at the University of Innsbruck Austria. He joined the department in 2009 after a research visit at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are in the fields of political economy, environmental economics, insurance economics and development economics with a focus on natural hazards. His research has been published, among others, in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, European Economic Review, Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, and Journal of Public Economics.

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Paul is a founding member of SoDa Labs, an empirical research laboratory associated with Monash University's Department of Economics and Department of Econometrics in the Monash Business School. SoDa Labs applies new tools from data science, machine learning, and beyond to answer social science questions using alternative and big data.

Research interests

Political Economy, Environmental Economics, Insurance Economics, Development Economics

Supervision interests

Political Economy, Environmental Economics, Insurance Economics, Development Economics

Research area keywords

  • Political Economy
  • Environmental Economics
  • Insurance Economics
  • Development Economics

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Projects 2012 2020

Research Output 2007 2020

  • 30 Article
  • 3 Chapter (Book)
  • 2 Conference Paper
  • 1 Commissioned Report

Expropriations, property confiscations and new offshore entities: evidence from the Panama Papers

Bayer, R-C., Hodler, R., Raschky, P. A. & Strittmatter, A., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 171, p. 132-152 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

African leaders and the geography of China's foreign assistance

Dreher, A., Fuchs, A., Hodler, R., Parks, B. C., Raschky, P. A. & Tierney, M. J., 1 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Development Economics. 140, p. 44-71 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bad news from the front and from above: bombing raids, military fatalities and the death penalty in Nazi Germany

Geerling, W., Magee, G., Raschky, P. A. & Smyth, R., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic Inquiry. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

18 Citations (Scopus)

Does federal disaster assistance crowd out flood insurance?

Kousky, C., Michel-Kerjan, E. O. & Raschky, P. A., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 87, p. 150-164 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic favoritism: An axiom of politics?

De Luca, G., Hodler, R., Raschky, P. & Valsecchi, M., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Development Economics. 132, p. 115-129 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review