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Marina Della Giusta
Associate Professor in Economics, University of Reading

Marina Della Giusta is an associate professor in economics at the University of Reading in the UK. Her latest book, co-authored with Maria Di Tommaso and Steinar Strøm, is Sex Markets: The Denied Industry (2008).

Written by Marina Della Giusta