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Vincent Émile André Somville

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First Name:Vincent
Middle Name:Émile André
Last Name:Somville
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RePEc Short-ID:pso279
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https://www.nhh.no/en/employees/faculty/vincent-somville/

Affiliation

(83%) Institutt for samfunnsøkonomi
Norges Handelshøyskole (NHH)

Bergen, Norway
https://www.nhh.no/institutt/samfunnsokonomi/

: +47 55 959 277
5595 9100
Helleveien 30, N - 5045 Bergen-Sandviken
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(17%) Chr. Michelsen Institute

Bergen, Norway
http://www.cmi.no/

: +47 55 57 40 00
+47 55 57 41 66
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Research output

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Working papers

  1. Lars Ivar Oppedal Berge & Kjetil Bjorvatn & Amina Mohamed Maalim & Vincent Somville & Bertil Tungodden, 2017. "Reducing early pregnancy in low-income countries: A literature review and new evidence," WIDER Working Paper Series 133, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  2. Vincent Somville & Lore Vandewalle, 2017. "Access to Formal Banking and Household Finances: Experimental Evidence from India," CMI Working Papers 1, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
  3. Rahul Mehrotra & Vincent Somville & Lore vandewalle, 2016. "Increasing trust in the bank to enhance savings: Experimental evidence from India," CMI Working Papers 2, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
  4. Lore Vandewalle & Vincent Somville, 2015. "Saving by Default: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural India," IHEID Working Papers 01-2015, Economics Section, The Graduate Institute of International Studies, revised 31 Mar 2016.
  5. Ivar Kolstad & Arne Wiig & Vincent Somville, 2014. "Devolutionary delusions? The effect of decentralization on corruption," CMI Working Papers 10, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
  6. François Libois & Vincent Somville, 2014. "Ungrateful children: migration intensity and remittances in Nepal," CMI Working Papers 8, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
  7. François Libois & Vincent Somville, 2014. "Fertility, Household’s size and Poverty in Nepal," Working Papers 1412, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  8. Philippe Lemay-Boucher & Joël Noret & Vincent V. Somville, 2013. "Facing misfortune: Expenditures on magico-religious powers for cure and protection in Benin," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/183325, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  9. Philippe Lemay-Boucher & Vincent Somville & Joël Noret, 2011. "Double, Double Toil and Trouble: An Investigation on Occult Forces Expenditures in Southern Benin," Working Papers 1105, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  10. Jean-Philippe Platteau & Vincent Somville & Zaki Wahhaj, 2011. "Elite Capture Through Information Distortion: A Theoretical Essay," Working Papers 1103, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  11. Vincent Somville, 2011. "Daily Collectors, Public Good Provision and Private Consumption: Theory and Evidence from Urban Benin," Working Papers 1106, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  12. Jean-Philippe Platteau & Vincent Somville, 2009. "Elite Capture Through Information Distortion: Uniformly Distributed Signal," Working Papers 1104, University of Namur, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Platteau, Jean-Philippe & Somville, Vincent & Wahhaj, Zaki, 2014. "Elite capture through information distortion: A theoretical essay," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 106(C), pages 250-263.
  2. Philippe LeMay-Boucher & Joël Noret & Vincent Somville, 2013. "Facing Misfortune: Expenditures on Magico-Religious Powers for Cure and Protection in Benin," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 22(2), pages 300-322, March.
  3. Vincent Somville, 2006. "Leçons de l'expérience de décentralisation en Inde, dans l'État du Kérala," Mondes en développement, De Boeck Université, vol. 133(1), pages 83-99.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Lars Ivar Oppedal Berge & Kjetil Bjorvatn & Amina Mohamed Maalim & Vincent Somville & Bertil Tungodden, 2017. "Reducing early pregnancy in low-income countries: A literature review and new evidence," WIDER Working Paper Series 133, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

    Cited by:

    1. Auriol, Emmanuelle & Camilotti, Giula & Platteau, Jean-Philippe, 2017. "Eradicating Women-Hurting Customs: What Role for Social Engineering?," CEPR Discussion Papers 12107, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

  2. Rahul Mehrotra & Vincent Somville & Lore vandewalle, 2016. "Increasing trust in the bank to enhance savings: Experimental evidence from India," CMI Working Papers 2, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.

    Cited by:

    1. Vincent Somville & Lore Vandewalle, 2017. "Access to Formal Banking and Household Finances: Experimental Evidence from India," CMI Working Papers 1, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
    2. Sonia Di Giannatale & María José Roa, 2016. "Formal Saving in Developing Economies: Barriers, Interventions, and Effects," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 8107, Inter-American Development Bank.

  3. Lore Vandewalle & Vincent Somville, 2015. "Saving by Default: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural India," IHEID Working Papers 01-2015, Economics Section, The Graduate Institute of International Studies, revised 31 Mar 2016.

    Cited by:

    1. Joshua Blumenstock & Michael Callen & Tarek Ghani, 2017. "Why Do Defaults Affect Behavior? Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan," NBER Working Papers 23590, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    2. Dean Karlan & Pascaline Dupas & Jonathan Robinson & Diego Ubfal, 2016. "Banking the Unbanked? Evidence from Three Countries," Working Papers 1055, Economic Growth Center, Yale University.
    3. Antonia Grohmann & Theres Klühs & Lukas Menkhoff, 2017. "Does Financial Literacy Improve Financial Inclusion? Cross Country Evidence," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 1682, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
    4. Pierre Bachas & Paul Gertler & Sean Higgins & Enrique Seira, 2017. "Banking on Trust: How Debit Cards Enable the Poor to Save More," NBER Working Papers 23252, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    5. Rahul Mehrotra & Vincent Somville & Lore vandewalle, 2016. "Increasing trust in the bank to enhance savings: Experimental evidence from India," CMI Working Papers 2, CMI (Chr. Michelsen Institute), Bergen, Norway.
    6. Blumenstock, Joshua & Callen, Michael & Ghani, Tarek, 2017. "Why Do Defaults Affect Behavior? Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan," CEPR Discussion Papers 12142, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

  4. François Libois & Vincent Somville, 2014. "Fertility, Household’s size and Poverty in Nepal," Working Papers 1412, University of Namur, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Bimal Kanti Paul & Bidhan Acharya & Kabita Ghimire, 2017. "Effectiveness of earthquakes relief efforts in Nepal: opinions of the survivors," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 85(2), pages 1169-1188, January.

  5. Philippe Lemay-Boucher & Joël Noret & Vincent V. Somville, 2013. "Facing misfortune: Expenditures on magico-religious powers for cure and protection in Benin," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/183325, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.

    Cited by:

    1. Gershman, Boris, 2016. "Witchcraft beliefs and the erosion of social capital: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 120(C), pages 182-208.
    2. KUEPIE Mathias & TENIKUE Michel & WALTHER Olivier, 2014. "Small businesses performance in West African border regions: Do social networks pay off?," LISER Working Paper Series 2014-06, LISER.
    3. Haagsma, Rein & Mouche, Pierre v., 2013. "Egalitarian norms, economic development, and ethnic polarization," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 41(3), pages 719-744.

  6. Jean-Philippe Platteau & Vincent Somville & Zaki Wahhaj, 2011. "Elite Capture Through Information Distortion: A Theoretical Essay," Working Papers 1103, University of Namur, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. C. A. Etiegni & K. Irvine & M. Kooy, 2017. "Playing by whose rules? Community norms and fisheries rules in selected beaches within Lake Victoria (Kenya) co-management," Environment, Development and Sustainability: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development, Springer, vol. 19(4), pages 1557-1575, August.
    2. Gani Aldashev & Cecilia Navarra, 2017. "Development NGOs: Basic Facts," Working Papers ECARES ECARES 2017-36, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
    3. Joaquín Morales Belpair, 2016. "Decentralized aid and democracy," Investigación & Desarrollo 0116, Universidad Privada Boliviana, revised Jun 2016.
    4. Ronelle Burger & Indraneel Dasgupta & Trudy Owens, 2015. "A Model of Nongovernmental Organization Regulation with an Application to Uganda," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 64(1), pages 71-111.

  7. Vincent Somville, 2011. "Daily Collectors, Public Good Provision and Private Consumption: Theory and Evidence from Urban Benin," Working Papers 1106, University of Namur, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Marcel Fafchamps & David McKenzie & Simon R. Quinn & Christopher Woodruff, 2011. "When is capital enough to get female microenterprises growing? Evidence from a randomized experiment in Ghana," NBER Working Papers 17207, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    2. Grant Miller & A. Mushfiq Mobarak, 2013. "Gender Differences in Preferences, Intra-Household Externalities, and Low Demand for Improved Cookstoves," NBER Working Papers 18964, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Fafchamps, Marcel & McKenzie, David & McKenzie, David & Quinn, Simon & Woodruff, Christopher, 2011. "When is capital enough to get female enterprises growing ? evidence from a randomized experiment in Ghana," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5706, The World Bank.
    4. Fafchamps, Marcel & McKenzie, David & Quinn, Simon & Woodruff, Christopher, 2014. "Microenterprise growth and the flypaper effect: Evidence from a randomized experiment in Ghana," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 106(C), pages 211-226.

  8. Jean-Philippe Platteau & Vincent Somville, 2009. "Elite Capture Through Information Distortion: Uniformly Distributed Signal," Working Papers 1104, University of Namur, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Platteau, Jean-Philippe & Somville, Vincent & Wahhaj, Zaki, 2014. "Elite capture through information distortion: A theoretical essay," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 106(C), pages 250-263.

Articles

  1. Platteau, Jean-Philippe & Somville, Vincent & Wahhaj, Zaki, 2014. "Elite capture through information distortion: A theoretical essay," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 106(C), pages 250-263.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Philippe LeMay-Boucher & Joël Noret & Vincent Somville, 2013. "Facing Misfortune: Expenditures on Magico-Religious Powers for Cure and Protection in Benin," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 22(2), pages 300-322, March.
    See citations under working paper version above.Sorry, no citations of articles recorded.

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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 13 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-DEV: Development (4) 2014-11-12 2015-03-22 2017-07-09 2018-01-08
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (4) 2015-03-22 2016-02-04 2017-12-18 2018-01-01
  3. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2011-06-25 2015-03-22 2018-01-01
  4. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2011-06-25 2011-06-25
  5. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (2) 2016-02-04 2017-12-18
  6. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2016-02-04 2017-12-18
  7. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2018-01-08
  8. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2011-06-25
  9. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2015-06-13
  10. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2013-04-13

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