Assistant Professor Mariana Lopes da Fonseca

Mariana Lopes da Fonseca's research lies within the fields of public economics and political economy.

She leverages institutional changes to identify the economic and political determinants of local government policy decisions. Her research offers new insights into how institutions shape politicians and voters' incentives and thereby, economic policy and election outcomes. See Mariana Lopes da Fonseca's private website for details on her research and teaching activities.