Davide Luca





Luca, D., Rodríguez-Pose, A. (2019), Building consensus: Shifting strategies in the territorial targeting of Turkey's public transport investment, Regional Studies, 53(11), 1591-1602, link. WP version: link.


Lee, N., Luca, D. (2019), The big-city bias in credit markets. Evidence from firm perceptions in almost 100 countries, Journal of Economic Geography, 199-224, link. WP version: link.


Luca, D. (2017), Boon or bane for development? Turkey's central state bureaucracy and the management of public investment, Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space, 35(6), 939-957, link.


Luca, D. (2016), Votes and regional economic growth in Turkey. World Development, 78, 477-495,  link.


Paper awarded the 2014 Gündüz Atalık Young Researcher Prize for the Best Paper in Regional Science, Turkish Regional Science Association.


Crescenzi, R., Luca, D., Milio, S. (2016), Resistance to the crisis in Europe: national macroeconomic conditions, regional structural factors and short-term economic performance, Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 9(1), 13-32, link.


Media release:  link. Science Daily coverage: link.    


Luca, D., Rodríguez-Pose, A. (2015), Electoral politics and regional development: assessing the role of equity, efficiency, and politics in the geographical allocation of Turkey's public investment, Journal of Development Studies, 51(11), 1518-1540, link.