• Economic history of developing regions
• The impact of mining activities on wellbeing
• Taxation in colonial Africa
• Long-run human capital formation
• Women’s work in the course of industrialization
Master in Economic Development and Growth Economic History 19th and 20th century
Juif, Dácil, Baten, Joerg, and Pérez-Artés, Mari Carmen (2020): “Numeracy of Religious Minorities in Spain and Portugal during the Inquisition Era”, Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, 38(1), 147-184.
Juif, Dácil and Gloria Quiroga (2019). “Do you have to be tall and educated to be a migrant? Evidence from Spanish recruitment records, 1890-1950”. Economics and Human Biology, 34, 115-124.
Juif, Dácil (2019). “Paternalism, profitmaking and African agency: Mining and the spread of education in the Belgian Congo”. In: Diebolt, C., Rijpma, A., Carmichael, S., Dilli, S., Störmer, C. (Eds.). Cliometrics of the Family. Studies in Economic History Series, Springer Cham (pp. 305-332).
Alexopoulou, Kleoniki, and Dácil Juif (2017). “Colonial State Formation Without Integration: Tax Capacity and Labour Regimes in Portuguese Mozambique (1890s-1970s)”. International Review of Social History, 62(2): 215-252