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Dr Daniel Oto-Peralias

Dr Daniel Oto-Peralias

BA (Management and Business Administration), BA (Law), MSc (Economics), MSc (Politics and Democracy), PhD (Economics)

Lecturer in Banking and Finance

Honours Advisor

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 7300

Teaching 2017-2018

  • MN3116 Financial markets and investments
  • MN5608 Risk management

Biography

Daniel joined the School of Management in August 2015 as a Lecturer in Banking and Finance. He holds university degrees in Management and Business Administration and in Law, and has conducted postgraduate studies in economics and politics. He received his PhD from Pablo de Olavide University (Spain) in June 2014.

His research focuses on the fields of law and finance and economic development, particularly on the role played by inequality and institutions in economic activity and welfare, paying special attention to the historical processes involved. Daniel has contributed to many economics conferences and has published articles in prestigious economic journals such as Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Economic Growth, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, and Journal of Law and Economics. During 2016 he collaborated with the World Bank by preparing a research paper for the World Development Report 2017.

Personal webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/danielotoperalias/

Research interests

  • Law and finance.
  • Economic development.
  • Institutions.
  • Inequality.

Selected publications

Books

Legal Reforms and Economic Performance: Revisiting the Evidence
Oto Peralias, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. 2017 The World Bank. (BACKGROUND PAPER for the World Development Report 2017 )
Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Colonial Theories of Institutional Development: Toward a Model of Styles of Imperialism
Oto Peralias, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. 2017 Springer. (Contributions to Economics)
Research output: Book/ReportBook

 

Articles

What do street names tell us? The “city-text” as socio-cultural data
Oto Peralias, D. 23 Sep 2017 In : Journal of Economic Geography. Advance articles
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Historical Frontiers and the Rise of Inequality. The Case of the Frontier of Granada
Oto-Peralías, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. 1 Feb 2017 In : Journal of the European Economic Association. 15, 1, p. 54-98
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The consequences of persistent inequality on social capital: a municipal-level analysis of blood donation data
Oto-Peralías, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. Feb 2017 In : Economics Letters. 151, p. 53-57 5 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The economic consequences of the Spanish Reconquest: the long-term effects of medieval conquest and colonization
Oto Peralias, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. 1 Dec 2016 In : Journal of Economic Growth. 21, 4, p. 409–464 56 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The long-term effects of political violence on political attitudes: evidence from the Spanish Civil War
Oto-Peralías, D. Aug 2015 In : Kyklos. 68, 3, p. 412–442 31 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The distribution of legal traditions around the world: A contribution to the legal origins theory
Oto-Peralías, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. Aug 2014 In : Journal of Law and Economics. 57, 3, p. 561-628 67 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Legal traditions and initial endowments in shaping the path of financial development
Oto-Peralías, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. Feb 2014 In : Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. 46, 1, p. 43–77 35 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Does fiscal decentralization mitigate the adverse effects of corruption on public deficits?
Oto-Peralías, D., Romero-Ávila, D. & Usabiaga, C. Dec 2013 In : European Journal of Political Economy. 32, p. 205–231 27 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracing the Link between Government Size and Growth: The Role of Public Sector Quality
Oto-Peralías, D. & Romero-Ávila, D. May 2013 In : Kyklos. 66, 2, p. 229–255 27 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle