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Christian Ahlin

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Address: 201 Old Botany
Tel: 517.355.8306
Fax: 517.432.1068
E-mail: ahlinc@msu.edu
Web: https://www.msu.edu/~ahlinc

Curriculum Vitae

  • International economic development
  • Microfinance
  • Finance and growth
  • Credit markets without collateral
  • Matching and group formation
  • Corruption and development
  • "Dynamic Microlending under Adverse Selection: Can it Rival Group Lending?" with Brian Waters, Journal of Development Economics, 121: 237-257, July 2016.
  • "The Role of Group Size in Group Lending," Journal of Development Economics, 115: 140-155, July 2015.
  • "Where does Microfinance Flourish? Microfinance Institution Performance in Macroeconomic Context," with Jocelyn S. Lin and Michael Maio, Journal of Development Economics, 95(2): 105-120, July 2011.
  • "Are Financial Development and Corruption Control Substitutes in Promoting Growth?" with Jiaren Pang, Journal of Development Economics, 86(2): 414-433, June 2008.
  • "Can Micro-Credit Bring Development?" with Neville Jiang, Journal of Development Economics, 86(1):1-21, April 2008.

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Michigan State University Department of Economics