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Garett Jones

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First Name:Garett
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Last Name:Jones
RePEc Short-ID:pjo80
Twitter: @garettjones
Terminal Degree:2000 Department of Economics; University of California-San Diego (UCSD) (from RePEc Genealogy)


Economics Department
George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia (United States)

: (703) 993-1151
Enterprise Hall, Room 354, 4400 University Drive, 3G4 Fairfax, VA 22030
RePEc:edi:edgmuus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Al-Ubaydli, Omar & Jones, Garett & Weel, Jaap, 2014. "Average player traits as predictors of cooperation in a repeated prisoner's dilemma," MPRA Paper 55383, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Garett Jones & Niklas Potrafke, 2014. "Human Capital and National Institutional Quality: Are TIMSS, PISA, and National Average IQ Robust Predictors?," CESifo Working Paper Series 4790, CESifo Group Munich.
  3. John V.C. Nye & Grigory Androuschak & Desirée Desierto & Garett Jones & Maria Yudkevich, 2012. "2D : 4D Asymmetry and Gender Differences in Academic Performance : Evidence from Moscow and Manila," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 201203, University of the Philippines School of Economics.
  4. John Nye & Gregory Androuschak & Desiree Desierto & Garett Jones & Maria Yudkevich, 2012. "What Determines Trust? Human Capital vs. Social Institutions: Evidence from Manila and Moscow," HSE Working papers WP BRP 18/EC/2012, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
  5. John Nye & Gregory Androushchak & Desiree Desierto & Garett Jones & Maria Yudkevich, 2011. "2D:4D Asymmetry and Academic Performance: Evidence from Moscow and Manilà," HSE Working papers WP BRP 01/EDU/2011, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
  6. Al-Ubaydli, Omar & Jones, Garett & Weel, Jaap, 2010. "Patience, cognitive skill and coordination in the repeated stag hunt," MPRA Paper 27723, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  7. Garett Jones, 2008. "The O-Ring Sector and the Foolproof Sector: An Explanation for Cross-Country Income Differences," 2008 Meeting Papers 674, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  8. Garett Jones, 2005. "IQ in the Ramsey Model: A Naive Calibration," Development and Comp Systems 0507004, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Garett Jones & W. Joel Schneider, 2005. "Intelligence, Human Capital, and Economic Growth: A Bayesian Averaging of Classical Estimates (BACE) Approach," Development and Comp Systems 0507005, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Garett Jones & Ali Kutan, 2004. "Volatile Interest Rates, Volatile Crime Rates: A new argument for interest-rate smoothing," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series 2004-694, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.
  11. Garett Jones & W. Joel Schneider, 2004. "Intelligence, Human Capital, and Economic Growth: An Extreme Bounds Analysis," Econometric Society 2004 Latin American Meetings 156, Econometric Society.
  12. Joe Haslag & R.W. Hafer & Garett Jones, 2003. "The Effect of Monetary Policy on Economic Output," Working Papers 0311, Department of Economics, University of Missouri.


  1. R. Hafer & Garett Jones, 2015. "Are entrepreneurship and cognitive skills related? Some international evidence," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 44(2), pages 283-298, February.
  2. Jones, Garett, 2013. "The O-ring sector and the Foolproof sector: An explanation for skill externalities," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 85(C), pages 1-10.
  3. G. Jones & T. Kane, 2012. "U.S. Troops and Foreign Economic Growth," Defence and Peace Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(3), pages 225-249, June.
  4. Jones, Garett, 2012. "Cognitive skill and technology diffusion: An empirical test," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 36(3), pages 444-460.
  5. Garett Jones, 2012. "The Bond Market Wins," Econ Journal Watch, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 9(1), pages 41-50, January.
  6. Jones, Garett, 2011. "National IQ and National Productivity: The Hive Mind Across Asia," Asian Development Review, Asian Development Bank, vol. 28(1), pages 51-71.
  7. Garett Jones, 2010. "Speed Bankruptcy: A Firewall to Future Crises," Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Morgan Stanley, vol. 22(3), pages 73-84.
  8. Garett Jones & W. Joel Schneider, 2010. "Iq In The Production Function: Evidence From Immigrant Earnings," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 48(3), pages 743-755, July.
  9. Hafer, R.W. & Jones, Garett, 2008. "Dynamic IS curves with and without money: An international comparison," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 27(4), pages 609-616, June.
  10. Jones, Garett, 2008. "Are smarter groups more cooperative? Evidence from prisoner's dilemma experiments, 1959-2003," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 68(3-4), pages 489-497, December.
  11. Garett Jones, 2008. "What Is the Right Number of Women? Hints and Puzzles from Cognitive Ability Research," Econ Journal Watch, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 5(2), pages 227-239, May.
  12. Hafer, R.W. & Haslag, Joseph H. & Jones, Garett, 2007. "On money and output: Is money redundant?," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 54(3), pages 945-954, April.
  13. Garett Jones, 2006. "The liquidity effect across the short end of the term structure," Applied Financial Economics Letters, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 2(3), pages 159-163, May.
  14. Garett Jones & W. Schneider, 2006. "Intelligence, Human Capital, and Economic Growth: A Bayesian Averaging of Classical Estimates (BACE) Approach," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 11(1), pages 71-93, March.
  15. Jones, Garett, 2005. "A. Aslund, Building Capitalism: The Transformation of the Former Soviet Bloc, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (2002) 508 pp., [UK pound] 65/22.99, ISBN 0-521-80139-7 (hardback), 0-521-80525-2 (p," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 120-121, March.
  16. Garett Jones & Ali M Kutan, 2004. "Exchange Rate Management Strategies in the Accession Countries: The Case of Hungary," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Association for Comparative Economic Studies, vol. 46(1), pages 23-44, March.


  1. Garett Jones, 2011. "IQ and national productivity," The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Palgrave Macmillan.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 11 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-DEV: Development (4) 2004-08-16 2005-07-18 2006-12-01 2007-01-13
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (3) 2011-01-16 2011-05-24 2014-05-04
  3. NEP-EDU: Education (3) 2004-08-16 2005-07-18 2013-05-22
  4. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (3) 2011-01-16 2011-05-24 2014-05-04
  5. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (3) 2011-01-16 2011-05-24 2014-05-04
  6. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (3) 2005-01-02 2005-03-20 2007-01-13
  7. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (3) 2011-01-16 2011-05-24 2014-05-04
  8. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (2) 2011-01-16 2011-05-24
  9. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (2) 2005-01-02 2005-03-20
  10. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2005-01-02
  11. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2005-03-20
  12. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2013-05-22
  13. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2014-05-04
  14. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2005-07-18


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