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Rok Spruk

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Terminal Degree: Ekonomska fakuteta; Univerza v Ljubljani (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Ekonomska fakuteta
Univerza v Ljubljani

Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Working papers

  1. Aleksandar Keseljevic & Rok Spruk, 2022. "Estimating the Effects of Syrian Civil War," Papers 2209.03046, arXiv.org.
  2. Chiara Natalie Focacci & Mitja Kovac & Rok Spruk, 2022. "The perils of Kremlin's influence: evidence from Ukraine," Papers 2206.04950, arXiv.org.
  3. Alessandro Melcarne & Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti & Rok Spruk, 2021. "Democracy, technocracy and economic growth: evidence from 20 century Spain," Working Papers 2118, Banco de España.
  4. Alessandro Melcarne & Giovanni Battista Ramello & Spruk Rok, 2020. "Is justice delayed justice denied? An empirical approach," Post-Print hal-02975445, HAL.
  5. Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti & Rok Spruk, 2018. "Industry vs services: do enforcement institutions matter for specialization patterns? disaggregated evidence from Spain," Working Papers 1812, Banco de España.
  6. Verbič, Miroslav & Spruk, Rok, 2011. "Aging population and public pensions: theory and evidence," MPRA Paper 38914, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  7. Spruk, Rok, 2010. "Iceland's Economic and Financial Crisis: Causes, Consequences and Implications," MPRA Paper 29972, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Spruk, Rok, "undated". "The Rise and Fall of Argentina," Working Papers 07520, George Mason University, Mercatus Center.

Articles

  1. Asta, Federico & Mélon, Lela & Spruk, Rok, 2021. "Bono Malum Superate: long-run effects of radical institutional change," Journal of Government and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 2(C).
  2. Simon Hartmann & Rok Spruk, 2021. "Long-term effects of institutional instability," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 61(4), pages 2073-2112, October.
  3. Mitja Kovac & Salvini Datta & Rok Spruk, 2021. "Pharmaceutical Product Liability, Litigation Regimes, and the Propensity to Patent: An Empirical Firm-Level Investigation," SAGE Open, , vol. 11(2), pages 21582440211, April.
  4. Rok Spruk, 2021. "Regional convergence and trade liberalization under weak state capacity: evidence from Mexico," European Journal of Comparative Economics, Cattaneo University (LIUC), vol. 18(2), pages 173-216, December.
  5. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2020. "Persistent Effects of Colonial Institutions on Long‐Run Development: Local Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Design in Argentina," Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 17(4), pages 820-861, December.
  6. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2020. "Does a ban on trans fats improve public health: synthetic control evidence from Denmark," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Springer;Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, vol. 156(1), pages 1-32, December.
  7. Rok Spruk, 2019. "The rise and fall of Argentina," Latin American Economic Review, Springer;Centro de Investigaciòn y Docencia Económica (CIDE), vol. 28(1), pages 1-40, December.
  8. Spruk, Rok & Kovac, Mitja, 2019. "Replicating and extending Martin-Quinn scores," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(C).
  9. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2019. "Transaction costs and economic growth under common legal system: State‐level evidence from Mexico," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(2), pages 240-292, July.
  10. Mitja Kovac & Rok Spruk, 2019. "Does the ban on trans-fats improve public health? In search of the optimal policy response," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 55(3), pages 258-281, June.
  11. Miroslav Verbič & Rok Spruk, 2019. "Political economy of pension reforms: an empirical investigation," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 47(2), pages 171-232, April.
  12. Spruk, Rok & Keå Eljeviä†, Aleksandar, 2018. "Economic freedom and growth across German districts," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(4), pages 739-765, August.
  13. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2018. "Inefficient Growth," Review of Economics and Institutions, Università di Perugia, vol. 9(2).
  14. Kovaäœ, Mitja & Spruk, Rok, 2016. "Institutional development, transaction costs and economic growth: evidence from a cross-country investigation," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 12(1), pages 129-159, March.
  15. Miroslav Verbič & Rok Spruk, 2014. "Aging Population and Public Pensions: Theory and Macroeconometric Evidence," Panoeconomicus, Savez ekonomista Vojvodine, Novi Sad, Serbia, vol. 61(3), pages 289-316, June.
  16. Aleksandar Kešeljević & Rok Spruk, 2013. "Endogenous economic freedom and the wealth of nations: evidence from a panel of countries, 1996--2011," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(28), pages 3952-3962, October.
  17. Kešeljević, Aleksandar & Spruk, Rok, 2013. "Global distribution and dynamics of economic freedom: Non-parametric approach," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 33(C), pages 560-571.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Alessandro Melcarne & Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti & Rok Spruk, 2021. "Democracy, technocracy and economic growth: evidence from 20 century Spain," Working Papers 2118, Banco de España.

    Cited by:

    1. Daniel Aparicio-Pérez & Maria Teresa Balaguer-Coll & Emili Tortosa-Ausina, 2021. "Politics against Economics: The Case of Spanish Regional Financing," Working Papers 2021/15, Economics Department, Universitat Jaume I, Castellón (Spain).

  2. Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti & Rok Spruk, 2018. "Industry vs services: do enforcement institutions matter for specialization patterns? disaggregated evidence from Spain," Working Papers 1812, Banco de España.

    Cited by:

    1. Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti & Marta Martínez-Matute, 2018. "An economic analysis of court fees: evidence from the Spanish civil jurisdiction," Working Papers 1846, Banco de España.
    2. Daniel Dejuán & Juan S. Mora-Sanguinetti, 2019. "Quality of enforcement and investment decisions. Firm-level evidence from Spain," Working Papers 1927, Banco de España.
    3. Dejuan-Bitria, Daniel & Mora-Sanguinetti, Juan S., 2021. "Which legal procedure affects business investment most, and which companies are most sensitive? Evidence from microdata," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 201-220.
    4. Laura Hospido & Sara Izquierdo & Margarita Machelett, 2021. "The gender gap in financial competences (556 KB)," Economic Bulletin, Banco de España, issue 1/2021, pages 1-18.

  3. Verbič, Miroslav & Spruk, Rok, 2011. "Aging population and public pensions: theory and evidence," MPRA Paper 38914, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Marius Cristian MILOS, 2012. "Net migration and natural change main factors for decreasing population," Anale. Seria Stiinte Economice. Timisoara, Faculty of Economics, Tibiscus University in Timisoara, vol. 0, pages 310-313, May.
    2. Milos Marius Cristian, 2012. "Demographic Dynamics And Sustainability Of Public Pension Expenditures Within European Union-15 Member States," Annals - Economy Series, Constantin Brancusi University, Faculty of Economics, vol. 4, pages 171-174, December.
    3. Xiaoxing Liu & Ying Zhang & Lin Fang & Yuanxue Li & Wenqing Pan, 2015. "Reforming China’s Pension Scheme for Urban Workers: Liquidity Gap and Policies’ Effects Forecasting," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 7(8), pages 1-19, August.
    4. Marius Cristian MILOS, 2012. "The old age population in the European Union," Anale. Seria Stiinte Economice. Timisoara, Faculty of Economics, Tibiscus University in Timisoara, vol. 0, pages 304-309, May.

  4. Spruk, Rok, "undated". "The Rise and Fall of Argentina," Working Papers 07520, George Mason University, Mercatus Center.

    Cited by:

    1. Sébastien CARRERE & Matthieu CLEMENT & François COMBARNOUS & Gabriel KESSLER & Eric ROUGIER & Ariel WILKIS, 2022. "The middle class in Argentina: dynamics, characteristics and implications for public policies," Working Paper 83de5468-cd86-4702-a4a8-6, Agence française de développement.
    2. Cachanosky, Nicolás & Padilla, Alexandre & Gómez, Alejandro, 2021. "Immigration and institutional change: Did mass immigration cause peronism in argentina?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 184(C), pages 1-15.

Articles

  1. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2020. "Does a ban on trans fats improve public health: synthetic control evidence from Denmark," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Springer;Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, vol. 156(1), pages 1-32, December.

    Cited by:

    1. Lee, Yunkyung, 2020. "Potential economic consequences of gene-edited technology on the U.S. soybean market," 2020 Annual Meeting, July 26-28, Kansas City, Missouri 304241, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
    2. Lee, Yunkyung, 2021. "Potential market and welfare effects of genetically edited technology in U.S. soybean production," 2021 Annual Meeting, August 1-3, Austin, Texas 314058, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

  2. Rok Spruk, 2019. "The rise and fall of Argentina," Latin American Economic Review, Springer;Centro de Investigaciòn y Docencia Económica (CIDE), vol. 28(1), pages 1-40, December.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Spruk, Rok & Kovac, Mitja, 2019. "Replicating and extending Martin-Quinn scores," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(C).

    Cited by:

    1. Lucia Dalla Pellegrina & Nuno Garoupa & Marian Gili, 2020. "Estimating Judicial Ideal Points in Bi‐Dimensional Courts: Evidence from Catalonia," Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 17(2), pages 383-415, June.
    2. Daniel Hemel, 2021. "Can Structural Changes Fix the Supreme Court?," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 35(1), pages 119-142, Winter.

  4. Mitja Kovac & Rok Spruk, 2019. "Does the ban on trans-fats improve public health? In search of the optimal policy response," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 55(3), pages 258-281, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2020. "Does a ban on trans fats improve public health: synthetic control evidence from Denmark," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, Springer;Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, vol. 156(1), pages 1-32, December.
    2. Russ Kashian & Nicholas Lovett & Yuhan Xue, 2020. "Has the affordable care act affected health care efficiency?," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 58(2), pages 193-233, December.

  5. Miroslav Verbič & Rok Spruk, 2019. "Political economy of pension reforms: an empirical investigation," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 47(2), pages 171-232, April.

    Cited by:

    1. Markus Leibrecht & Joelle H. Fiong, 2017. "Economic Crises and Globalisation as Drivers of Pension Privatisation: an Empirical Analysis," ICMA Centre Discussion Papers in Finance icma-dp2017-05, Henley Business School, University of Reading.
    2. Mikkel Barslund, 2020. "Pension Systems in the EU — Some Policy Issues," Intereconomics: Review of European Economic Policy, Springer;ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics;Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), vol. 55(2), pages 69-72, March.

  6. Spruk, Rok & Keå Eljeviä†, Aleksandar, 2018. "Economic freedom and growth across German districts," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(4), pages 739-765, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Johan Graafland, 2020. "When Does Economic Freedom Promote Well Being? On the Moderating Role of Long-Term Orientation," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 149(1), pages 127-153, May.
    2. Graafland, Johan & de Jong, Eelke, 2022. "The moderating role of culture on the benefits of economic freedom: Cross-country analysis," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 50(1), pages 280-292.
    3. Olalekan C. Okunlola & Olumide A. Ayetigbo, 2022. "Economic Freedom and Human Development in ECOWAS: Does Political-Institutional Strength Play a Role?," Journal of the Knowledge Economy, Springer;Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET), vol. 13(3), pages 1751-1785, September.

  7. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2018. "Inefficient Growth," Review of Economics and Institutions, Università di Perugia, vol. 9(2).

    Cited by:

    1. Oleh Chornyi, 2019. "Futures Studies And Economic Development: An Interdisciplinary Approach," Annals - Economy Series, Constantin Brancusi University, Faculty of Economics, vol. 5, pages 21-28, October.

  8. Kovaäœ, Mitja & Spruk, Rok, 2016. "Institutional development, transaction costs and economic growth: evidence from a cross-country investigation," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 12(1), pages 129-159, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Guo-Hua Cao & Jing Zhang, 2021. "Is a sustainable loop of economy and entrepreneurial ecosystem possible? a structural perspective," Environment, Development and Sustainability: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development, Springer, vol. 23(5), pages 7002-7040, May.
    2. Rok Spruk & Mitja Kovac, 2019. "Transaction costs and economic growth under common legal system: State‐level evidence from Mexico," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(2), pages 240-292, July.
    3. Hans Pitlik & Martin Rode, 2016. "Individualistic Values, Institutional Trust, and Interventionist Attitudes," WIFO Working Papers 515, WIFO.
    4. Mitja Kovač, 2020. "Judgement-Proof Robots and Artificial Intelligence," Springer Books, Springer, number 978-3-030-53644-2, February.
    5. Simon Hartmann & Rok Spruk, 2021. "Long-term effects of institutional instability," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 61(4), pages 2073-2112, October.
    6. Mulanda, Stephen Mulanda & Punt, Cecilia, 2021. "Characteristics of Zambia's agricultural sector and the role for agricultural policy: Insights from CGE modelling," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 300-312.
    7. Tamer Cetin & Yildirim B. Cicen & Kadir Y. Eryigit, 2016. "Do Institutions Matter for Economic Performance? Theoretical Insights and Evidence from Turkey," Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers 1610, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum.
    8. Sen, Kunal & Sinha, Chaitali, 2017. "The location choice of US foreign direct investment: how do institutions matter?," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 13(2), pages 401-420, June.

  9. Miroslav Verbič & Rok Spruk, 2014. "Aging Population and Public Pensions: Theory and Macroeconometric Evidence," Panoeconomicus, Savez ekonomista Vojvodine, Novi Sad, Serbia, vol. 61(3), pages 289-316, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Costantini, Valeria & Sforna, Giorgia, 2020. "A dynamic CGE model for jointly accounting ageing population, automation and environmental tax reform. European Union as a case study," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 87(C), pages 280-306.
    2. Krpan, Mira & Pavković, Ana & Galetić, Fran, 2019. "Comparison of Sustainability Indicators of Pension Systems in the New EU Member States," 7th International OFEL Conference on Governance, Management and Entrepreneurship: Embracing Diversity in Organisations (Dubrovnik, 2019), in: 7th International OFEL Conference on Governance, Management and Entrepreneurship: Embracing Diversity in Organisations. April 5th - 6th, 2019, Dubrovn, pages 470-484, Governance Research and Development Centre (CIRU), Zagreb.
    3. Mira Krpan & Ana Pavkovic & Berislav Zmuk, 2020. "Cluster analysis of new EU member states' pension systems," Interdisciplinary Description of Complex Systems - scientific journal, Croatian Interdisciplinary Society Provider Homepage: http://indecs.eu, vol. 18(2B), pages 208-222.
    4. Velma Pijalovic & Lejla Lazovic-Pita & Almir Pestek, 2018. "The analysis of perceptions and attitudes related to ageing in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina," Public Sector Economics, Institute of Public Finance, vol. 42(3), pages 255-278.
    5. Jeongseok Song & Doojin Ryu, 2018. "Aging effects on consumption risk-sharing channels in European countries," Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci/Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economics and Business, vol. 36(2), pages 585-617.
    6. Pascual-Saez, Marta & Cantarero-Prieto, David & Pires Manso, José R., 2020. "Does population ageing affect savings in Europe?," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 42(2), pages 291-306.

  10. Aleksandar Kešeljević & Rok Spruk, 2013. "Endogenous economic freedom and the wealth of nations: evidence from a panel of countries, 1996--2011," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(28), pages 3952-3962, October.

    Cited by:

    1. Marson, Marta & Migheli, Matteo & Saccone, Donatella, 2022. "Free to Die: Economic Freedoms and Influenza Mortality," Department of Economics and Statistics Cognetti de Martiis. Working Papers 202210, University of Turin.
    2. Andrej Srakar & Miroslav Verbic & Vesna Copic, 2015. "European Cultural Models in Statistical Perspective: A High-dimensionally Adjusted Cultural Index for the EU Countries, 2005-2009," ACEI Working Paper Series AWP-06-2015, Association for Cultural Economics International, revised Jul 2015.
    3. Jue Yang & Shunsuke Managi & Masayuki Sato, 2015. "The effect of institutional quality on national wealth: an examination using multiple imputation method," Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, Springer;Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies - SEEPS, vol. 17(3), pages 431-453, July.
    4. Andrej Srakar & Vesna Čopič & Miroslav Verbič, 2018. "European cultural statistics in a comparative perspective: index of economic and social condition of culture for the EU countries," Journal of Cultural Economics, Springer;The Association for Cultural Economics International, vol. 42(2), pages 163-199, May.

  11. Kešeljević, Aleksandar & Spruk, Rok, 2013. "Global distribution and dynamics of economic freedom: Non-parametric approach," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 33(C), pages 560-571.

    Cited by:

    1. Jonas Rapsikevicius & Jurgita Bruneckiene & Mantas Lukauskas & Sarunas Mikalonis, 2021. "The Impact of Economic Freedom on Economic and Environmental Performance: Evidence from European Countries," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 13(4), pages 1-20, February.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 6 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2012-05-29 2022-07-18
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2012-05-29
  3. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (1) 2022-10-10
  4. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2011-04-16
  5. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2022-07-18
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2022-10-10
  7. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (1) 2012-05-29
  8. NEP-EEC: European Economics (1) 2022-07-18
  9. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2018-06-25
  10. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2011-04-16
  11. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (1) 2021-05-24
  12. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2021-05-24
  13. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2018-06-25
  14. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2022-07-18

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