Desiree Desierto

Economics Department

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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CROSSREF CITATIONS

4

Scholarly Papers (8)

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, Economics Department, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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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, Economics Department, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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trust, education, human capital, institutions

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Shipwrecked by Rents

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Nov 2020
Fernando Arteaga, Desiree Desierto and Mark Koyama
University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics, Students, Economics Department and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Two Wrongs Make a Right: The Market for Illegal Goods in the Presence of Corruption

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-01
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Desiree Desierto and John V. Nye
Economics Department and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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The Political Economy of Status Competition: Sumptuary Laws in Preindustrial Europe

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Mar 2020
Desiree Desierto and Mark Koyama
Economics Department and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Status Competition, Political Economy, Economic History

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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, National Research University Higher School of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Economics Department and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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academic performance, university admissions, 2d:4d ratio

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Public Goods, Corruption, and the Political Resource Curse

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2019
Desiree Desierto
Economics Department
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public goods, corruption, theft of public funds, bribery, political resource curse

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Corruption for Competence

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Desiree Desierto
Economics Department
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corruption, political rents

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Bribe-Switching

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 11 May 2021
Desiree Desierto and Jamie Bologna Pavlik
Economics Department and Texas Tech University - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
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corruption, bribery, shadow economy, illegal markets