Publications

Chelwa, G. M. Pellicer, and M. Maboshe (forthcoming), “Teachers Pay and Educational Outcomes: Evidence from the Rural Hardship Allowance in Zambia”  South African Journal of Economics

Pellicer, M., R. Assaad, C. Krafft and C. Salemi (forthcoming) “Grievances or Skills? The Effect of Education on Youth Political Participation in Egypt and Tunisia”, International Political Science Review.

Pellicer, M.,P. Piraino, and E. Wegner (forthcoming), “Perceptions of Inevitability and Demand for Redistribution: Evidence from a Survey Experiment”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

Pellicer, M. and P. Piraino (forthcoming), The effect of non-personnel resources on educational outcomes: Evidence from South Africa Economic Development and Cultural Change.

Pellicer, M. (2018) “The evolution of returns to education in the Middle East and North Africa: Evidence from comparable education policy reforms in Tunisia”, Economics of Education Review 62, pp.183-191.

Pellicer. M, and V. Ranchhod, Inequality traps and human-capital accumulation in South Africa (2016), in Black, A. (ed.) Towards employment intensive growth in South Africa, UCT Press

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner “Quantitative Research in the MENA Political Science” (2016), in Cavatorta, F. and Clark, J. (eds.) Doing Political Science Research in the Middle East and North Africa: Methodological and Ethical Challenges, Oxford University Press

Pellicer, M. E. Wegner and F. Cavatorta Is There Strength in Numbers?” (2015). Middle East Law and Governance 7.1: 153-168.

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner  “The Justice and Development Party in Moroccan Local Politics.” (2015). The Middle East Journal 69.1: 32-50.

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner  The mechanical and psychological effects of legal thresholds” (2014), Electoral Studies, 33, pp.258-66, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electstud.2013.07.008

Pekkarinen, T. and M. Pellicer, Education and Allocation of Skills in Tunisia: Evidence from an Education Reform” (2013, with Tuomas Pekkarinen), IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 2(14), doi: 10.1186/10.1186/2193-9020-2-14.

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner  Electoral Rules and Clientelistic Parties: A Regression Discontinuity Approach” (2013), Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 8(4), pp. 339-371

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner  Socio-Economic Voter Profile and Motives for Islamist Support in Morocco (2012), Party Politics, March 15, 2012, doi: 10.1177/1354068811436043.

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner  Left – Islamist Opposition Cooperation in Morocco (2011), British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 38(3), pp. 303-322

Pellicer, M. Inequality Persistence through Vertical vs. Horizontal Coalitions” (2009). Journal of Development Economics , 90(2), pp. 258-266

Wegner, E. and M. Pellicer, Islamist Moderation Without Democratization. The Coming of Age of the Moroccan Party of Justice and Development?” (2009, with Eva Wegner). Democratization 16(1), pp. 157-175

Pellicer, M. Financial Market Access and Capital Income Inequality” (2009) Czech Journal of Economics and Finance, 58(11-12), pp. 554-575

Pellicer, M. and E. Wegner Altruism and its Limits: The Role of Civil and Political Rights for American and French Aid towards the Middle East and North Africa”, (2009, with Eva Wegner). Journal of North African Studies, 14:1

Policy Papers

“Who votes for Islamist parties and why?” (2014). GIGA Focus International Edition English, 01/2015 

“’Hitting the glass ceiling: The trajectory of the Moroccan Party of Justice and Development”, (2010 with Eva Wegner), in Islamist Mass Movements, External Actors and Political Change in the Arab World. Research Report published by International Idea, Centro Studi di Politica Internazionale, and Istituto Affari Internazionali, Italy, pp.23-50.

“Prospects for a PJD-USFP alliance in Morocco” (2010, with Eva Wegner). IPRIS Maghreb Review, August/ September, pp. 1-2

“Morocco’s Local Elections: With A Little Help from my friend” Cidob Notes Internacionals no 3 (2009, with Eva Wegner)