Miriam Golden


Dr. Miriam Golden is Professor of Political Science. She did her undergraduate education at the University of California at Berkeley and at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and received her Ph.D. from Cornell University. Professor Golden's research is in the area of political economy. With economist Raymond Fisman, Professor Golden has recently completed Corruption: What Everyone Needs to Know, forthcoming with Oxford University Press. She has conducted field research on issues of corruption and political malfeasance in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Professor Golden's recent field work uses experimental designs. Long a proponent of research transparency and replicability, Professor Golden has assembled multiple data sets that are available in the public domain on Dataverse.