Maria Corton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Economics
Office: PNM 106 C
Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Florida, 2008
M.A. in Economics from the University of Florida, 2000
MBA in International Business from Jacksonville University, 1996
Engineer in Computer Science from Universidad Simon Bolivar
Research Areas and Interests
Fields: Industrial Organization and Econometrics
Interests: infrastructure, regulation, firm's performance, public utitlities economics, international economy and trade, Latin America, natural gas, electricity and oil
Corton, M. (2011) "Sector fragmentation and aggregation of service provision in the water industry" Journal of Productivity Analysis. 2011 (35) 159-169.
Corton, M. and Berg, S. (Dec. 2008) "Benchmarking Water Utilities in Central America, with Sanford Berg Utilities Policy" 2008 (17) 267-275.
Corton, M and S. Berg (Feb. 2008). " Benchmarking Water Utilities in Central America," Water21.
Corton, M. and A. Molinari (Feb. 2008). "ADERASA'S role in regulatory collaboration in the Americas," Water21.
Corton, M. and S. Berg (2008). "Water Utility Benchmarking for Managerial and Policy Decisions: Lessons from Developing Countries," Cost C18-Performance Assessment of Urban Infrastructure Services, published by IWA, London, UK, pp. 307-320.