Articles in Peer-Reviewed International Journals:


  • The process of deforestation in weak democracies and the role of Intelligence, Anastassia Obydenkova, Zafar Nazarov, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Environmental Research, 2016. Article is available here.
  • The role of intelligence in the distribution of national happiness, Boris Nikolaev, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Intelligence 56 (2016) 38–45, Article is available here
  • Intelligence, democracy, and international environmental commitment, Anastassia Obydenkova , Raufhon Salahodjaev, Environmental Research, 2016, 82–88


  • Intelligence and deforestation: International data, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Forest Policy and Economics, 2015.
  • The role of risk in e-retailers’ adoption of payment methods: evidence for transition economies, Leo Van Hove , Farhod P. Karimov, Electronic Commerce Research, 2015.
  • Intelligence and gender (in)equality: Empirical evidence from developing countries, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Sardor Azam, Intelligence, 2015,doi:10.1016/j.intell.2015.08.002
  • IQ and the weight of nations, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Sardor Azam, Personality and Individual Differences, 2015, Pages 105-109,
  • Does Intelligence Improve Environmental Sustainability? An Empirical Test, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Sustainable Development, 2015, DOI: 10.1002/sd.1604
  • Intelligence and Finance, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Personality and Individual Differences, 2015, forthcoming, j.paid.2015.06.017
  • Democracy and Economic Growth: the Role of Intelligence in Cross-country Regressions, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Intelligence, forthcoming,
  • Intelligence and Shadow Economy: a Cross-Country Empirical Assessment, Raufhon Salahodjaev, Intelligence, 2015, 129-133


  • An examination of trust assurances adopted by top internet retailers: unveiling some critical determinants, Farhod Karimov, Malaika Brengman, Electronic Commerce Research, 2014
  • Beyond the state order? Second crop production in the Ferghana Valley, Uzbekistan, Alexander Platonov, Kai Wegerich, Jusipbek Kazbekov, Firdavs Kabilov,International Journal of Water Governance 2, 2014, 1-20
  • Transfer behavior in migrant sending communities, Tanika Chakraborty, Bakhrom Mirkasimov, Susan Steiner, Journal of Comparative Economics, 2014


  • Do microloan officers want to lend to the less advantaged? Evidence from a choice experiment, M.Sagamba, O.Shchetinin, Nurmukhammad Yusupov, World Development, 2013, 42:182–198
  • Expectations of future income and real exchange rate movements, A.Hayat, Bahodir Ganiev, Xueli Tang, Journal of Banking & Finance, 2013, 1274-1285


  • Market economies and pro-social behavior: Experimental evidence from Central Asia, Rosenbaum M.Stephen, Stephan Billinger, Nils Stieglitz, Abdumalik Djumanov, Yerlan Atykhanov, The Journal of Socio-Economics, 2012, 41, no. 1 : 64-71
  • Meso-level Cooperation on Transboundary Tributaries and Infrastructure in the Ferghana Valley, Kai Wegerich, Jusipbek Kazbekov, Firdavs Kabilov, Nozilakhon Mukhamedova, International Journal of Water Resources Development, 2012, 28:3, 525-543
  • Microcredit and development in an occupational choice model, Nurmukhammad Yusupov, Economics Letters, 2012, 117(3):820–823
  • Outlay equivalence analysis of child gender bias in household expenditure data: Evidence from Uzbekistan, Ziyodullo Parpiev, Kakhramon Yusupov,Nurmukhammad Yusupov, Economics of Transition, 2012, 20(3):549-567
  • Water Quantity and Quality in the Zerafshan River Basin: Only an Upstream Riparian Problem?, Oliver Olsson, Kai Wegerich, Firdavs Kabilov, International Journal of Water Resources Development, 2012, 28:3, 493-505


  • Recent advances in lending to the poor with asymmetric information, E.Galariotis, C.Villa, Nurmukhammad Yusupov, The Journal of Development Studies, 2011, 47(9):1371-1390
  • The Effect of Website Design Dimensions on Initial Trust: A Synthesis of the Empirical Literature, Farhod Karimov, M.Brengman, L.Van Hove, Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, 2011, 12 (4), 272-301