Garett Jones

George Mason University - Department of Economics

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

http://economics.gmu.edu/people/gjonesb

George Mason University - Mercatus Center

3434 Washington Blvd., 4th Floor

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

National IQ and National Productivity: The Hive Mind Across Asia

Asian Development Review, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 51-71, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jun 2011
Garett Jones
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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national productivity, intelligence, environmental influence

What Determines Trust? Human Capital vs. Social Institutions: Evidence from Manila and Moscow

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-54
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Nov 2012
George Mason University - Department of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow), George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow)
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What Determines Trust? Human Capital vs. Social Institutions: Evidence from Manila and Moscow

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 18/EC/2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
George Mason University - Department of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow), George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow)
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trust, education, human capital, institutions

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Human Capital in the Creation of Social Capital: Evidence from Diplomatic Parking Tickets

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-27
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2011
Garett Jones and John V. Nye
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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IQ and Entrepreneurship: International Evidence

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-19
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 May 2012
Garett Jones and Rik W. Hafer
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Hammond Institute for Free Enterprise
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entrepreneurship, human capital, intelligence, IQ

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IQ in the Utility Function: Cognitive Skills, Time Preference, and Cross-­Country Differences in Savings Rates

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-17
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Garett Jones and Marta Podemska-Mikluch
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Gustavus Adolphus College
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Human Capital and National Institutional Quality: Are TIMSS, PISA, and National Average IQ Robust Predictors?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4790
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Jun 2014
Garett Jones and Niklas Potrafke
George Mason University - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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institutions, human capital, intelligence, PISA

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Patience, Cognitive Skill and Coordination in the Repeated Stag Hunt

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-11
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2011
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Coordination, IQ, Personality, Discount Rate, Patience, Risk-Aversion

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The Limits of Infrastructure Stimulus

Mercatus Special Edition Policy Brief (2020)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Garett Jones and Daniel M. Rothschild
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
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infrastructure; federal budget; Novel coronavirus pneumonia; Corona virus disease 2019(COVID-19); COVID-19; 2019 novel coronavirus; 2019-nCoV; Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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IQ and the Economic Growth of U.S. States

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-26
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jun 2011
Garett Jones, Rik W. Hafer and Bradley K. Hobbs
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Hammond Institute for Free Enterprise and Florida Gulf Coast University
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The O-Ring Sector and the Foolproof Sector: An Explanation for Cross-Country Income Differences

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 09-04
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Nov 2009
Garett Jones
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Did Stimulus Dollars Hire the Unemployed? Answers to Questions About the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Mercatus Center at George Mason University Working Paper No. 11-34
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Sep 2011
Garett Jones and Daniel M. Rothschild
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
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ARRA, jobs, Davis-Bacon,A merican Recovery and Reinvestment Act, stimulus, employment

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2D:4D Asymmetry and Academic Perfomance: Evidence from Moscow and Manila

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 01/EDU/2012, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 31 May 2012
National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow), National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow), George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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academic performance, university admissions, 2d:4d ratio

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No Such Thing as Shovel Ready: The Supply Side of the Recovery Act

Mercatus Working Paper No. 11-18
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Garett Jones and Daniel M. Rothschild
George Mason University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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infrastructure; economic stimulus; American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA); Keynesian theory; Keynesianism; federal budget; economic theory

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Cognitive Skill and Technology Diffusion: An Empirical Test

Economic Systems, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2012
Posted: 24 Nov 2012
Garett Jones
George Mason University - Department of Economics

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human capital, total factor productivity, diffusion, cognitive skill, Intelligence

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National IQ and National Productivity: The Hive of Minds Across Asia

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-31
Posted: 30 Jun 2011
Garett Jones
George Mason University - Department of Economics

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