Wantchekon, Klasnja and Novta. 2015 "Education and Human Capital Externalities; Evidence from Colonial Benin"Quarterly Journal of Economics. 130: 703-757

Hollyer and Wantchekon. "Corruption and Ideology in Autocracies" Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Forthcoming. 

Chong, de la O, Karlan and Wantchekon. "Does Corruption Information Inspire the Fight or Quash the Hope? A Field Experiment in Mexico on Voter Turnout, Choice and Party Identification" Journal of Politics. Forthcoming

Fujiwara and Wantchekon. "Can Public Deliberation Overcome Clientelism? Experimental Evidence from Benin", American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5(4) (October 2013),  241-55

Blimpo, Harding and Wantchekon."Public Investment in Rural Infrastructure: Some Political Economy Considerations", Journal of African Economies (2013) 22: ii57-ii83

Nunn and Wantchekon. "The Slave Trade and the Origins of Mistrust in Africa" American Economic Review 101 (December 2011): 3221–3252

Jensen and Wantchekon. “Resource Wealth and Political Regimes In Africa”. Comparative Political Studies 37.September (2004): 816-841.

Wantchekon. “The Paradox Of Warlord Democracy: A Theoretical Investigation”. American Political Science Review 98.1 (2004): 17-33.

Wantchekon,. “Clientelism And Voting Behavior: Evidence From A Field Experiment In Benin”. World Politics 55.April 2003 (2003): 399-422.

Ellman and Wantchekon. “Electoral Competition Under The Threat Of Political Unrest”. Quarterly Journal of Economics 115.2 (2000): 499-531.