Barrera, Oscar, Sergei Guriev, Emeric Henry and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya (2019). Facts, Alternative Facts, and Fact Checking in Times of Post-Truth Politics. Forthcoming, Journal of Public Economics.

Sergei Guriev and Daniel Treisman (2019). Informational Autocrats. Journal of Economic Perspectives 33(4): 100-127.

Sergei Guriev, Biagio Speciale,  and Michele Tuccio (2019). How Do Regulated and Unregulated Labor Markets Respond to Shocks? Evidence from Immigrants During the Great Recession. Journal of Law, Economics and Organization 35(1), pp. 37–76.

Maxim Ananyev and Sergei Guriev (2019). The effect of income on trust: the evidence from 2009 crisis in Russia. Economic Journal 129(619), pp. 1082-1118.

Guriev, Sergei (2019) "Gorbachev vs. Deng: A Review of Chris Miller’s The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy." Journal of Economic Literature, 57(1): 120-46.

Guriev, Sergei, and Nikita Melnikov (2018). Happiness Convergence in Transition Countries. Journal of Comparative Economics 46(3): 683-707.

Guriev, Sergei (2018) "Soft Budget Constraints and State Capitalism." Acta Oeconomica, Special Issue in Honour of Janos Kornai, 68 (S), pp. 115–124

Guriev, Sergei (2018). “Economic Drivers of Populism.” American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, 108: 200–203.

Algan, Yann, Sergei Guriev, Elias Papaiaonnou, Evgenia Passari (2017) "The European Trust Crisis and the Rise of Populism." Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 48(2), 309-400.

Cheremukhin, Anton, Mikhail Golosov, Sergei Guriev, and Aleh Tsyvinski (2017). "The Industrialization and Economic Development of Russia through the Lens of a Neoclassical Growth Model." Review of Economic Studies, 84(2): 613-649.

Guriev, Sergei, and Nikita Melnikov (2016). “War, Inflation, and Social Capital.” American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, 106(5).

Sergei Guriev and Mikhail Klimenko (2015). "Duration and Term Structure of Trade Agreements."  Economic Journal, 125, 1818–1849.

Sergei Guriev and Elena Vakulenko (2015). "Breaking Out of Poverty Traps: Internal Migration and Interregional Convergence in Russia".  Journal of Comparative Economics, 43, 633-649.

Bhattacharya, Sudipto, and Sergei Guriev (2013). “Control rights over intellectual property”. Journal of Industrial Economics, LXI(3), 564-591.

Friebel, Guido, and Sergei Guriev (2012). “Earnings manipulation and incentives in firms.” Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 21(4), 1007-1027.

Kolotilin, Anton, Sergei Guriev, and Konstantin Sonin (2011). “Determinants of Expropriation in the Oil Sector: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data.” Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 27(2), 301-323.

Guriev, Sergei, Evgeny Yakovlev and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya (2010). “Interest Group Politics in a Federation.” Journal of Public Economics, 94(9-10), 730-748.

Egorov, Georgy, Sergei Guriev, and Konstantin Sonin (2009). “Why Resource-Poor Dictators Allow Freer Media: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data.” American Political Science Review, 103(4), 645-668.

Guriev, Sergei, and Dmitriy Kvasov (2009). "Imperfect competition in financial markets and capital structure." Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 72(1), 131-146.

Guriev, Sergei, and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya (2009). “(Un)Happiness in Transition.” Journal of Economic Perspectives, 23(2), 143-68.

Guriev, Sergei and Konstantin Sonin (2009). “Dictators and Oligarchs: A Dynamic Theory of Contested Property Rights.” Journal of Public Economics, 93, 1–13.

Friebel, Guido, Sergei Guriev, Russell Pittman, Elizaveta Shevyakhova, Anna Tomova (2007). “Railroad Restructuring in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe: One Solution for All Problems?”  Transport Reviews, 27(3), 251-271.

Bhattacharya, Sudipto, and Sergei Guriev (2006). “Knowledge disclosure, patents and the optimal organization of R&D”. Journal of European Economic Association, 4(6), 1112-1147.

Friebel, Guido, and Sergei Guriev (2006). “Smuggling humans: A theory of debt-financed migration.” Journal of European Economic Association, 4(6), 1085-1111.

Guriev, Sergei, and Dmitriy Kvasov (2005). “Contracting on time.” American Economic Review, 5(5), 1369-1385.

Friebel, Guido, and Sergei Guriev (2005). "Should I stay or can I go: attachment of workers through in-kind payments", World Bank Economic Review, 19(2), 175-202.

Guriev, Sergei, and Andrei Rachinsky (2005). “The Role of Oligarchs in Russian Capitalism.” Journal of Economic Perspectives, Winter 2005, 131-150.

Guriev, Sergei (2004). “Red tape and corruption.” Journal of Development Economics 73(2), 489-504.

Guriev, Sergei, and Dmitriy Kvasov (2004). “Barter for price discrimination.” International Journal of Industrial Organization, 22(3), 329-350.

Andrienko, Yuri, and Sergei Guriev (2004). “Determinants of Interregional Labor Mobility in Russia.” Economics of Transition 12(1), 1-27.

Guriev, Sergei (2003). “Incomplete Contracts with Cross-Investments.” Contributions to Theoretical Economics, Berkeley Electronic Journals on Theoretical Economics, 3(1), Article 5.

Guriev, Sergei, Igor Makarov and Mathilde Maurel (2002). “Debt Overhang and Barter in Russia.” Journal of Comparative Economics, 30(4), 635-656.

Guriev, Sergei (2001). “On Microfoundations of Yaari’s Dual Theory of Choice.” Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Theory, 26(2), 117-137.


Working papers

Guriev, Sergei, and Daniel Treisman. A Theory of Informational Autocracy, Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Public Economics.

Cheremukhin, Anton, Mikhail Golosov, Sergei Guriev, and Aleh Tsyvinski. The Economy of People's Republic of China from 1953.

Aksoy, Cevat, Sergei Guriev, and Daniel Treisman. Globalization, Government Popularity, and the Great Skill Divide.

Ajzenman, Nicolas, Cevat Aksoy, and Sergei Guriev. Exposure to Transit Migration, Public Attitudes, and Entrepreneurship among the Native Population.

Aghion, Philippe, Sergei Guriev, and Kangchul Jo. Chaebols and firm dynamics in Korea. Revise and Resubmit, Economic Policy.

Guriev, Sergei, and Daniel Treisman. The Popularity of Authoritarian Leaders: A Cross-National Investigation .

Guriev, Sergei, Nikita Melnikov and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya. 3G Internet and Confidence in Government.

Adserà, Alícia, Francesca Dalla Pozza, Sergei Guriev, Lukas Kleine-Rueschkamp and Elena Nikolova. Transition, Height and Well-Being. Revise and Resubmit, Economic Policy.

Old unpublished papers

Art Durnev and Sergei Guriev. Expropriation Risk, Corporate Transparency, and Growth. Revise and resubmit, Journal of Financial Economics.

Sergei Guriev and Anton Suvorov. Why Less Informed Managers May Be Better Leaders.