Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl

Virginia Military Institute

Department of Economics and Business

Scott Shipp Hall

Lexington, VA 24450

United States

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The Choice in the Lawmaking Process: Legal Transplants vs. Indigenous Law

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 May 2008 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2008
Peter Grajzl and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Virginia Military Institute
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Lawmaking process, uncertainty, legal transplants, indigenous law, interest groups

The Choice in the Lawmaking Process: Legal Transplants vs. Indigenous Law

Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 615-660, 2009
Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Peter Grajzl and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Virginia Military Institute

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Lawmaking process, uncertainty, legal transplants, indigenous law, interest groups

Jurisdiction, Crime, and Development: The Impact of Public Law 280 in Indian Country

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2013
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and A. Joseph Guse
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics
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Public Law 280, jurisdiction, crime, economic development, Indian country

Jurisdiction, Crime, and Development: The Impact of Public Law 280 in Indian Country

Law & Society Review, Vol. 48, Issue 1, 2014
Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and A. Joseph Guse
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics

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Public Law 280, jurisdiction, crime, economic development, Indian country

The Great Divide Revisited: Ottoman and Habsburg Legacies on Transition

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 May 2007
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Virginia Military Institute
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Transition, Institutions, Path dependence, Ottoman Empire, Habsburg Empire

The Great Divide Revisited: Ottoman and Habsburg Legacies on Transition

Kyklos, Vol. 60, Issue 4, pp. 539-558, November 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Oct 2007
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Virginia Military Institute
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The Ottoman Economic Legacy on the Balkans

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 May 2007
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Virginia Military Institute
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Institutions, Path dependence, Ottoman Empire, Economic legacy, Development

Trust, Perceptions of Corruption, and Demand for Regulation: Evidence from Post-Socialist Countries

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2011
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and A. Joseph Guse
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics
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Demand for regulation, trust, perceptions of corruption, post-socialist countries

Trust, Perceptions of Corruption, and Demand for Regulation: Evidence from Post-Socialist Countries

Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2012
Posted: 05 Apr 2012
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and A. Joseph Guse
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics

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Demand for regulation, trust, perceptions of corruption, post-socialist countries

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Consumer Credit on American Indian Reservations

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, A. Joseph Guse and Richard M. Todd
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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American Indian reservations, consumer credit, credit conditions, credit usage

Court Output, Judicial Staffing, and the Demand for Court Services: Evidence from Slovenian Courts of First Instance

5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2010
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Janez Sustersic and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, University of Primorska - Faculty of Management and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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Court output, judicial staffing, caseload, endogeneity

Court Output, Judicial Staffing, and the Demand for Court Services: Evidence From Slovenian Courts of First Instance

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 32, No. 1, 2012
Posted: 05 Apr 2012
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Janez Sustersic and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, University of Primorska - Faculty of Management and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law

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Court output, judicial staffing, caseload, endogeneity

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Unveiling the Checkered Fortunes of the Ottoman Empire

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 May 2007 Last Revised: 08 May 2008
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Virginia Military Institute
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Ottoman Empire, Predation, Social Classes

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Political Trust of Emerging Elites and Initial Conditions: The Effect of Varieties of Socialism

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2009
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl and Eszter Simon
Virginia Military Institute and Central European University
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Political trust, Socialism, initial conditions, participation, emerging elites, young people

Judicial Incentives and Performance at Lower Courts: Evidence from Slovenian Judge-Level Data

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2011
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Janez Sustersic and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, University of Primorska - Faculty of Management and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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Judicial productivity, judge-level data, quantity-quality tradeoff

Judicial Incentives and Performance at Lower Courts: Evidence from Slovenian Judge-Level Data

Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 215-252, 2012
Posted: 30 Aug 2012
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Janez Sustersic and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, University of Primorska - Faculty of Management and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law

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Judicial productivity, judge-level data, quantity-quality tradeoff

Should Immigrants Culturally Assimilate or Preserve Their Own Culture? Individual Beliefs and the Longevity of National Identity

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 May 2017
Peter Grajzl, Jonathan Eastwood and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute
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cultural assimilation, immigrants, individual beliefs, national identity, longevity

Should Immigrants Culturally Assimilate or Preserve Their Own Culture? Individual Beliefs and the Longevity of National Identity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6470
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Jun 2017
Peter Grajzl, Jonathan Eastwood and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute
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cultural assimilation, immigrants, individual beliefs, national identity, longevity

Neighborhood Racial Characteristics, Credit History, and Bankcard Credit in Indian Country

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Oct 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, A. Joseph Guse, Richard M. Todd and Michael Williams
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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bankcard credit, American Indian reservations, discrimination, neighborhood racial characteristics, credit history

Neighborhood Racial Characteristics, Credit History, and Bankcard Credit in Indian Country

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5594
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Dec 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, A. Joseph Guse, Richard M. Todd and Michael Williams
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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bankcard credit, American Indian reservations, discrimination, neighborhood racial characteristics, credit history

Courts in a Transition Economy: Case Disposition and the Quantity-Quality Tradeoff in Bulgaria

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Feb 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Atanas Slavov and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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courts, post-socialist countries, case disposition, quantity-quality tradeoff

Courts in a Transition Economy: Case Disposition and the Quantity-Quality Tradeoff in Bulgaria

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5283
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, Atanas Slavov and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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courts, post-socialist countries, case disposition, quantity-quality tradeoff

The Duration of Judicial Deliberation: Evidence from Belgium

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 May 2016
Samantha Bielen, Wim Marneffe, Peter Grajzl and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Hasselt University - Faculty of Applied Economics, Hasselt University - Faculty of Applied Economics, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Virginia Military Institute
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judicial deliberation, case-level data, survival analysis, speed-quality tradeoff, Belgium

The Duration of Judicial Deliberation: Evidence from Belgium

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5947
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jul 2016
Samantha Bielen, Wim Marneffe, Peter Grajzl and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Hasselt University - Faculty of Applied Economics, Hasselt University - Faculty of Applied Economics, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and Virginia Military Institute
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judicial deliberation, case-level data, survival analysis, speed-quality tradeoff, Belgium

Inside Post-Socialist Courts: The Determinants of Adjudicatory Outcomes in Slovenian Commercial Disputes

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jul 2014
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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courts, post-socialist countries, commercial disputes, trial, settlement

Inside Post-Socialist Courts: The Determinants of Adjudicatory Outcomes in Slovenian Commercial Disputes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4894
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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courts, post-socialist countries, commercial disputes, trial, settlement

Racial Group Affinity and Religious Giving: Evidence from Congregation-Level Panel Data

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, A. Joseph Guse and J. Taylor Smith
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics and Georgia Gwinnett College
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religious giving, racial group affinity, diversity, congregations

Racial Group Affinity and Religious Giving: Evidence from Congregation-Level Panel Data

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5135
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jan 2015
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl, A. Joseph Guse and J. Taylor Smith
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University - Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics and Georgia Gwinnett College
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religious giving, racial group affinity, diversity, congregations

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Understanding Modes of Civil Case Disposition: Evidence from Slovenian Courts

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Peter Grajzl and Katarina Zajc
Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Law
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Case disposition, civil disputes, in-court settlements, trials, court resources

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Do Parliamentary Gender Quotas Decrease Gender Inequality? The Case of African Countries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Sep 2017
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl and Iyabo Obasanjo
Virginia Military Institute and College of William and Mary
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Parliamentary gender quotas, African politics, gender inequality

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Political Trust and Historical Legacy: The Effect of Varieties of Socialism

East European Politics & Societies, Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 206-228, 2010
Posted: 26 Apr 2010
Eszter Simon and Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl
Central European University and Virginia Military Institute

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Political Trust, Socialism, Young People, Historical Legacy

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Political Efficacy of Emerging Elites in Post-Socialist Countries: The Impact of Disciplinary Culture and Political Opportunities

Transition Studies Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Eszter Simon and Alex Fischer
Virginia Military Institute, Central European University and Central European University

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Internal political efficacy, political participation, disciplinary culture, political opportunity structure, early life socialization, emerging elites