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Corruption: Transcending borders
(Universidad EAFIT, 2014-01-27)
Is corruption capable of spreading across national borders? This paper uses panel data for 120 countries from 1995 to 2012 to evaluate whether the corruption levels ofneighboring countries, as weighted by the relative joint ...
Good girl, bad boy: Corrupt behavior in professional tennis
(Universidad EAFIT, 2015-01-31)
This paper identifies matches on the male and female professional tennis tours in which one player faces a high payoff from being “on the bubble” of direct entry into one of the lucrative Grand Slam tournaments, while their ...
Homer: A Forerunner of Neoclassical Economics
(Universidad EAFIT, 2012-05-01)
Homer clearly expressed the economic problem of choosing the best option among several alternatives given a certain set of restrictions. In the Odyssey he specifically wrote about the minimum cost choice. This kind of ...
Isolating causality between gender and corruption: An IV approach
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-03-09)
We address the persistent reverse causality problem in estimating the causal effect of female labor force participation (FLFP) on corruption. Employing plow usage as an instrumental variable, an increase in FLFP by one ...
Racism and judicial corruption in the US
(Universidad EAFIT, 2016-02-01)
Is racial hate reflected in the degree of judicial corruption? Using US state-level data, we find racial hate to be a positive and statistically powerful predictor of judicial corruption. This relationship prevails after ...