Publications

publications

articles

Political Donations and the Allocation of Public Procurement Contracts (with Benny Geys). European Economic Review, 111 (2019), p. 443-458. [full article] [doi] [working paper] [voxcolumn] [online appendix] [dataset]

books

Financing Quality Education for All: The Funding Methods of Compulsory and Special Needs Education (with Kristof De Witte, Mike Smet and Oliver Holz). Universitaire Pers Leuven 2019. ISBN 9789462701915.

book chapters

The Analysis of Political Campaign Donations [in Czech] (with Skuhrovec J. and  M. Palanský) In Financování politického života. Editors: Šimíček J. p. 155-174. Muni Press, Brno, Czech Republic 2015, ISBN 8021079940.

working papers

4/2019 Political donations, public procurement and government efficiency  (with Benny Geys and Kristof De Witte). CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7591.

work in progress

6/2019 The Cost of Favoritism in Public Procurement (with Bruno Baranek). The first draft ranked 3rd for the best paper (Wicksell prize) at EPCS Meeting 2018, in Rome (earlier circulated as Political Connections and Competition on the Public Procurement Market).

6/2019 European Regional Policy and Public Procurement in Spain (with Bruno Baranek and Stefano Baratuche).

4/2019 Quality and Discretionary Thresholds in Public Procurement (with Bruno Baranek).

9/2018 Political Connections and Discretion in Public Procurement  (with Zareh Asatryan, Benny Geys and Kristof De Witte).

8/2018 Identifying Politically Connected Firms: A Machine Learning Approach (with Deni Mazrekaj and Fritz Schiltz). Submitted.

policy reports

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O. and Smet, M. (2018). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Secondary Education.

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O., Smet, M. and van Assche, R. (2017). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Primary Education.

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O., Smet, M. and van Assche, R. (2017). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Special Needs Education.

1/2015 Analysis of Czech Political Party Donations (with Jiri Skuhrovec and Miroslav Palansky), Centre for Applied Economics at the Charles University in Prague mimeo, Available at: http://cae.zindex.cz/wpcontent/uploads/2015/01/2015-01-12-Analysis-of-Czech-Political-PartyDonations.pdf.