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Professor David Fielding


David FieldingMA, DPhil (Oxon)

Tel: 64 3 479 8653
Email: david.fielding@otago.ac.nz
Room 519, 5th Floor, Otago Business School

David's research interests are mainly in the areas of development macroeconomics and quantitative political economy. Current interests include the economics of violent conflict in the Middle East, monetary unions in Sub-Saharan Africa, and the volatility of aid to developing countries. He has previously worked at the Universities of Oxford, Nottingham and Leicester (UK), Princeton University (US) and the United Nations University in Helsinki. His teaching at Otago includes macroeconomics and development economics.

David's CV

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Selected publications

Take a look at David’s selected publications below:

Fielding, D. (2016) “Traditions of Tolerance: The Long-Run Persistence of Regional Variation in Attitudes towards English Immigrants,” British Journal of Political Science (forthcoming: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007123415000575)

Fielding, D. and Knowles, S. (2015) “Can You Spare Some Change for Charity? Experimental Evidence on Verbal Cues and loose Change Effects in a Dictator Game,” Experimental Economics 18: 718-730

Fielding, D. and Rewilak, J. (2015) “Credit Booms, Financial Fragility and Banking Crises,” Economics Letters 136: 233–236

Fielding, D., Hajzler, C. and MacGee, J. (2015) “Distance, Language, Religion, and the Law of One Price: Evidence from Canada and Nigeria,” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 47: 1007-1029

Adrianova, S., Baltagi, B., Demetriades, P. and Fielding, D. (2015) “Why Do African Banks Lend So Little?” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 77: 339-359

Fielding, D. (2015) “Cancer and the Plow,” Social Forces 93: 863-880

Hajzler, C. and Fielding, D. (2014) “Relative Price and Inflation Variability in a Simple Consumer Search Model,” Economics Letters 123: 17-22

Fielding, D. (2014) “Fiscal Shocks and the Real Exchange Rate: Evidence from an Outpost of Textbook Open-Economy Macroeconomics,” Oxford Economic Papers 66: 465-490

Fielding, D. (2014) “The Dynamics of Humanitarian Aid Decisions,” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 76: 536-564

Hajzler, C. and Fielding, D. (2014) “Relative Price and Inflation Variability in a Simple Consumer Search Model,” Economics Letters 123: 17-22

Fielding, D. (2014) “Fiscal Shocks and the Real Exchange Rate: Evidence from an Outpost of Textbook Open-Economy Macroeconomics,” Oxford Economic Papers 66: 465-490

Adrianova, S., Baltagi, B., Demetriades, P. and Fielding, D. (2015) “Why Do African Banks Lend So Little?,” Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 77: 339-359

Fielding, D. and Rewilak, J. (2015) “Credit Booms, Financial Fragility and Banking Crises,” Economics Letters 136: 233–236

Fielding, D., Hajzler, C. and MacGee, J. (2015) “Distance, Language, Religion, and the Law of One Price: Evidence from Canada and Nigeria,” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 47: 1007-1029

Fielding, D. and Knowles, S. (2015) “Can You Spare Some Change for Charity? Experimental Evidence on Verbal Cues and loose Change Effects in a Dictator Game,” Experimental Economics 18: pp 718-730

Fielding, D. (2015) “Cancer and the Plow,” Social Forces 93: 863-880

Fielding, D. (2016) “Traditions of Tolerance: The Long-Run Persistence of Regional Variation in Attitudes towards English Immigrants,” British Journal of Political Science (forthcoming)

Teaching responsibilities

David’s teaching responsibilities include: