Clinton W. Saloga

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Assistant Policy Analyst
Santa Monica Office


M.A. in economics, Wichita State University


Clinton Saloga is a Ph.D. candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. He has an M.A. in international economics from Wichita State University, where his thesis examined the implications of delayed independence and institutional quality on Latin American development, and a B.S. in business administration, international business, and economics from Kansas State University. He studied Latin American development at the Universidad de Los Andes in Bogota, Colombia, and attended the Summer School of International Politics at the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals in Spain. He also worked in New York City as a day trader and as an English instructor at the EF Language School.


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    Business Bribery Risk Assessment

    Report introduces a new index, the TRACE Matrix, for business bribery risk assessment. The index provides a quick and useful guide for businesses operating overseas based on a conceptual model of bribery risk and supported by data specific to firms.

    Nov 11, 2014

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    The Role of Political Economy on State Laws Related to Medical Marijuana

    Studies the political economy determinants of medical marijuana laws using a new empirical classification of states' underlying views on medical marijuana.

    Jul 26, 2013