Dick Durevall


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About Dick Durevall

My research interest is mainly Development Economics. During recent years I have worked on various topics related HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa. Another research interest of mine is food markets, particularly how food prices are determined.

Research areas

  • Development macroeconomics
  • Global health
  • Food markets

Teaching areas

  • Development economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Global health

Selected publications

Durevall, D. (2020). Fairtrade and Market Efficiency: Fairtrade-Labeled Coffee in the Swedish Coffee Market. Economies, 8(2), 30.

Lindskog, A., & Durevall, D. (2020). To educate a woman and to educate a man: Gender‐specific sexual behavior and human immunodeficiency virus responses to an education reform in Botswana. Health Economics.

Durevall, D., Lindskog, A., & George, G. (2019). Education and HIV incidence among young women in KwaZulu-Natal: An association but no evidence of a causal protective effect. PloS one, 14(3), e0213056.

Intimate partner violence and HIV in ten sub-Saharan African countries: what do the Demographic and Health Surveys tell us?Durevall, Dick, Lindskog, AnnikaThe Lancet Global Health, 3:1, s. E34-E43, 2015

The Futile Quest for a Grand Explanation of Long-Run Government ExpenditureDurevall, Dick, Henrekson, MagnusJournal of Public Economics, 95:7-8, s. 708-722, 2011

Inflation Dynamics and Food Prices in EthiopiaDurevall, Dick, Loening, J.L., Birru, Y.A.Journal of Development Economics, 104, s. 89-106, 2013