Chair of Development Economics

Dr. Anna Minasyan

Education
2012-2015: Dr.rer.pol. in Economics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
2008-2010: M.A. in International Business Economics, University of Konstanz
2003-2007: B.S. in Engineering, State Engineering University of Armenia


Publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • Minasyan Anna 2016. "Your development or mine? The effects of donor-recipient cultural differences on the aid-growth nexus." Journal of Comparative Economics 44, 309-325
  • Minasyan, Anna and Peter Nunnenkamp 2016. "Remittances and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid." Review of Development Economics 20, 681-701
  • Dreher Axel, Anna Minasyan, Peter Nunnenkamp 2015. "Government ideology in donor and recipient countries: Does ideological proximity matter for the effectiveness of aid? " European Economic Review 79, 80-92


  • Discussion Papers
  • Minasyan, Anna, 2016. "US aid, US educated leaders and economic ideology. " Courant Research Centre Discussion Paper No.215
  • Minasyan, Anna, Peter Nunnenkamp, Katharina Richert 2016. "Does aid effectiveness depend on the quality of donors? " Kiel Working Paper No. 2046
  • Minasyan, Anna and Peter Nunnenkamp 2015." Donors' Openness to Immigration and the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid." Kiel Working paper No. 1983
  • Minasyan, Anna 2015. "Your development or mine? The effects of donor-recipient cultural differences on the aid-growth nexus." Courant Research Centre Discussion Paper No. 167
  • Dreher Axel, Anna Minasyan, Peter Nunnenkamp 2013. "Government ideology in donor and recipient countries: Does ideological proximity matter for the effectiveness of aid? " Kiel Working Paper No. 1870


  • Current projects
  • Economic growth and gender equality
  • Son preference and missing girls
  • Political economy of aid allocation and aid effectiveness