Religion and Development
Kuran, Timur. 2011. The long divergence: How Islamic law held back the Middle East. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Chapter 1
Rebecca Samuel Shah, "Religious Innovation and Economic Empowerment in India: An Empirical Exploration," in Donald A. Yerxa, ed., Religion and Innovation: Antagonists or Partners? (New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015), pp. 176-193.
Timothy Samuel Shah and Antony Gill (2013) Religious Freedom, Democratization, and Economic Development: A Survey of the Causal Pathways Linking Religious Freedom to Economic Freedom and Prosperity and Political Freedom and Democracy
Woodberry, Robert (2012) The Missionary Roots of Liberal Democracy American Political Science Review. Vol. 106, No. 2 May 2012
Wydick, B., Glewwe, P., & Rutledge, L. 2013. “Does international child sponsorship work? A six-country study of impacts on adult life outcomes.” Journal of Political Economy, 121, 2, 393-436.