Fernanda Leite Lopez de Leon is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics. She graduated from Cornell with a PhD in Economics in 2010. Her research interests are in applied political economy and public economics.

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Leite Lopez De Leon, F., Rizzi, R.


A Test for the Rational Ignorance Hypothesis: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Brazil,

in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy



pp. 380-398

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Leite Lopez De Leon, F.


The Tuesday Advantage of Candidates Endorsed by American Newspapers,

in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy



pp. 865–886

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