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2015 Working Papers

"The Effect of Mergers, Divestitures, and Board Composition on CEO Compensation Before and After the Financial Crisis"
Ralph Sonenshine, Nathan Larson and Michael Cauvel
No. 2015-08
May 2015

"International Trade and Development"
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2015-07
March 2015

"Integration, Productivity, and Inclusion in Mexico: A Macro Perspective"
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2015-06
July 2015

"Wage-led Versus Profit-led Demand Regimes: The Long and Short of It"
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2015-05
February 2015

"Trade Agreements and Enforcement: Evidence from WTO Dispute Settlement"
Kara M. Reynolds, Chad P. Bown
No. 2015-04
April 2015

"Witchcraft Beliefs and the Erosion of Trust: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa and Beyond"
Boris Gershman
No. 2015-03
April 2015

"Hysteresis and Persistent Long-Term Unemployment: Lessons from the Great Depression and World War II"
Gabriel P. Mathy
No. 2015-02
March 2015

"The Economics of Ethical Consumption"
Martha A. Starr
No. 2015-01
January 2015

 

2014 Working Papers

"Self-Identified Sexual Orientation and the Lesbian Earnings Differential"
Mary Eschelbach Hansen, Michael E. Martell
No. 2014-13
December 2014

"Capitalism and Inequality Re-examined"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2014-12
Updated August 2015

"Credit Relationships and Business Bankruptcy During the Great Depression"
Mary Eschelbach Hansen, Nicolas L. Ziebarth
No. 2014-11
October 2014

"Gender Differences in Attitudes Toward Debt and Financial Position: The Impact of the Great Recession"
Mary Eschelbach Hansen, Julie Routzahn
No. 2014-10
October 2014

"Sources of Credit and the Extent of the Credit Market: A View from Bankruptcy Records, Mississippi 1929-1936"
Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2014-09
August 2014

"What the Rich Won Over the Past 35 Years and What Everyone Else Lost"
Jon D. Wisman, Aaron Pacitti
No. 2014-08
September 2014

"Deterrence Effects of Korean Antitrust Enforcement on Producer Prices and Profit Margins"
Robert M. Feinberg, Minsoo Park
No. 2014-07
July 2014

"How Much Does Political Uncertainty Matter? The Case of Louisiana Under Huey Long"
Gabriel P. Mathy, Nicolas L. Ziebarth
No. 2014-06
August 2014

"Trade Flows and Trade Disputes"
Kara M. Reynolds, Chad P. Bown
No. 2014-05
July 2014

"Property Rights Restoration and the Emergence of Commercial Farming by Bulgarian Smallholders: The Role of Aspirations"
Mieke Meurs
No. 2014-04
February 2014

"Prices and Quantities in Health Care Antitrust Damages"
Martha A. Starr, R. Forrest McCluer
No. 2014-03
January 2014

"Uncertainty Shocks and Equity Return Jumps and Volatility during the Great Depression"
Gabriel P. Mathy
No. 2014-02
January 2014

"Structural Change, the Real Exchange Rate, and the Balance of Payments in Mexico, 1960-2012"
Robert A. Blecker, Carlos A. Ibarra
No. 2014-01
January 2014, Revised August 2014

 

2013 Working Papers

"Economic Stagnation in the United States: Underlying Causes and Global Consequences"
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2013-16
November 2013

"Price Effects of Multimarket Contact Among Movie Chains in Small U.S. Metropolitan Areas"
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2013-15
August 2013

"The Economic Origins of the Evil Eye Belief"
Boris Gershman
No. 2013-14
July 2013

"Does State Antitrust Enforcement Drive Establishment Exit?"
Robert M. Feinberg, Thomas A. Husted, Florian Szücs
No. 2013-13
August 2013

"Ending the Crisis with Guaranteed Employment and Retraining"
Jon D. Wisman, Aaron Pacitti
No. 2013-12
August 2013

"Ambiguity Aversion Among Student Subjects: The Role of Probability Interval and Emotional Parameters"
Mahmud Yesuf, Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2013-11
July 2013

"How Inflation Affects Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Investigation"
Quamrul Ashraf, Boris Gershman, Peter Howitt
No. 2013-10
June 2013

"Local Government Performance in Rural Poland: The Roles of Local Government Characteristics and Inherited Conditions"
Mieke Meurs, Renata Kochut
No. 2013-9
June 2013

"What Makes A Farmer? The Limited Expansion of Commercial Farming Among Bulgarian Smallholders"
Mieke Meurs
No. 2013-8
June 2013

"Labor Busted, Rising Inequality and the Financial Crisis of 1929: An Unlearned Lesson"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2013-7
May 2013

"Why Marx Still Matters"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2013-6
May 2013

"Under the Cover of Antidumping: Does Administered Protection Facilitate Domestic Collusion?"
Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2013-5
January 2013

"Measuring Disagreement in Qualitative Survey Data"
Frieder Mokinski, Xuguang Sheng, and Jingyun Yang
No. 2013-4
January 2013

"Trade liberalization and the balance of payments constraint with intermediate imports: the case of Mexico revisited"
Robert A. Blecker, Carlos A. Ibarra
No. 2013-2
January 2013

"Government Is Whose Problem?"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2013-1
January 2013

 

2012 Working Papers

"The Two Sides of Envy"
Boris Gershman
No. 2012-19
December 2012

"Can the United States Expand Apprenticeship? Lessons from Experience"
Robert I. Lerman
No. 2012-18
October 2012

"The Growth Trap, Ecological Devastation, and the Promise of Guaranteed Employment"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2012-17
September 2012

"Political Economy of Antidumping Reviews: The Impact of Discretion at the International Trade Administration"
Sydney Gourlay and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2012-15
January 2012

"Determinants of Cross Border Merger Premia"
Ralph Sonenshine and Kara Reynolds
No. 2012-13
May 2012

"Information Environment and the Cost of Capital: A New Approach"
Orie Barron, Xuguang Sheng, Maya Thevenot
No. 2012-12
January 2012

"Combination of 'Combinations of P-values'"
Lan Cheng and Xuguang Sheng
No. 2012-11
July 2012

"Does the Balance of Payments Constraint Explain the Slowdown in Mexican Economic Growth after Trade Liberalization?"
Robert A. Blecker and Carlos A. Ibarra
No. 2012-10
June 2012

"Trade and the Development Gap"
Robert A. Blecker and Gerardo Esquivel
No. 2012-9
July 2012

"9/11, Foreign Threats, Political Legitimacy, and Democratic Social Institutions"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2012-8
June 2012

"Using Difference-in-Differences to Estimate Damages in Healthcare Antitrust: A Case Study of Marshfield Clinic"
R. Forrest McCluer and Martha A. Starr
No. 2012-7
June 2012

"Stolper-Samuelson Revisited: Trade and Distribution with Oligopolistic Profits"
Robert Blecker
No. 2012-6
February 2012

"Use of Maternal Health Care in Tajikstan: A Bargaining Framework"
Mieke Meurs
No. 2012-5
February 2012

"The Crises of Environment and Social Reproduction: Understanding their Linkages"
Maria S. Floro
No. 2012-4
January 2012

"How Well have Social Protection Schemes in Chile Reduced Household Vulnerability?"
Javier Bronfman and Maria Floro
No. 2012-3
January 2012

"Rising Job Complexity and the Need for Government
Guaranteed Work and Training"

Jon D. Wisman and Nicholas Reksten
No. 2012-2
January 2012

"Wage Stagnation, Rising Inequality and the Financial Crisis of 2008"
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2012-1
January 2012

 

2011 Working Papers

"Exports-at-Risk: the Effect of Multi-Market Contact in International Trade"
Robert Feinberg
No. 2011-9
October 2011

"Degraded Work, Declining Community, Rising Inequality, and the Transformation of the Protestant Ethic in America: 1870-1930"
Jon D. Wisman and Matthew Davis
No. 2011-8
November 2011

"Do States Free Ride in Antitrust Enforcement?"
Robert M. Feinberg and Thomas A. Husted
No. 2011-7
October 2011

"Antidumping as a Development Issue"
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2011-6
September 2011

"Why Mergers Fail"
Ralph Sonenshine
No. 2011-5
September 2011

"Distributional costs of the housing-price bust"
Cynthia A. Bansak and Martha A. Starr
No. 2011-4
March 2011

"Contributions of Economists to the Housing-Price Bubble"
Martha A. Starr
No. 2011-3
March 2011

"Increasing Inequality, Inadequate Demand, Status Insecurity, Ideology, And The Financial Crisis Of 2008"
Jon D. Wisman and Barton Baker
No. 2011-1
January 2011

 

2010 Working Papers

"Food Security, Gender and Occupational Choice among Urban Low-Income Households"
Maria Floro and Ranjula Bali Swain
No. 2010-20
2010

"Reducing Vulnerability through Microfinance: Assessing the Impact of Self-Help Groups in India"
Ranjula Bali Swain and Maria Floro
No. 2010-19
2010

"The Phillips Curve and US Monetary Policy: What the FOMC Transcripts Tell Us"
Ellen E. Meade and Daniel L. Thornton
No. 2010-18
December 2010

"The Dynamic Voting Patterns of the Bank of England's MPC"
Jan Marc Berk, Beata Bierut, and Ellen E. Meade
No. 2010-17
August 2010

"Is There a Limit on FOMC Dissents? Evidence from the Greenspan Era"
Petra Gerlach-Kristen and Ellen Meade
No. 2010-16
March 2010

Gender Equality in the U.S. Labor Markets in the "Great Recession" of 2007-2010
Caren Grown and Emcet Tas
No. 2010-15
December 2010

A theory of unstructured bargaining using distribution-valued solution concepts
David H. Wolpert and James W. Bono
No. 2010-14
November 2010

Distribution-Valued Solution Concepts
David H. Wolpert and James W. Bono
No. 2010-13
June 2010

Identifying Strategies and Beliefs without Rationality Assumptions
Amos Golan and James W. Bono
No. 2010-12
May 2010

Trade Policy and Antitrust: Do Consumers Matter to Legislators?
Robert M. Feinberg, Thomas A. Husted, and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2008-14
September 2008, revised November 2010

Rising Inequality and the Financial Crises of 1929 and 2008
Jon D. Wisman and Barton Baker
No. 2010-10
July 2010

Inequality, Social Respectability, Political Power and Environmental Devastation
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2010-9
July 2010

Recession and the Social Economy
Martha A. Starr
No. 2010-8
July 2010

Fiscal Policy and Growth in Saudi Arabia
Ghazi A. Joharji and Martha A. Starr
No. 2010-7
May 2010

Food Security, Gender and Occupational Choice among Urban Low-Income Households
Maria Floro and Ranjula Bali Swain
No. 2010-6
May 2010

Maintaining New Markets: Determinants of Antitrust Enforcement in Central and Eastern Europe
Robert Feinberg, Mieke Meurs, and Kara Reynolds
No. 2010-5
February 2010

Analyzing Policy Risk and Accounting for Strategy: Auctions in the National Airspace System
James Bono and David Wolpert
No. 2010-4
February 2010

Open Economy Models of Distribution and Growth
Robert Blecker
No. 2010-3
Revised, May 2010

Who pays the price when housing bubbles burst?
Evidence from the American Community Survey

Cynthia Bansak and Martha Starr
No. 2010-2
January 2010

Gender Equality at the Heart of Decent Work
Maria S. Floro and Mieke Meurs
No. 2010-1
January 2010

 

2009 Working Papers

The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Women's Economic Empowerment
Maria S. Floro, Annika Tornqvist, and Emcet Oktay Tas
No. 2009-26
December 2009

Legitimating Inequality: Fooling Most of the People All of the Time
Jon D. Wisman and James F. Smith
No. 2009-25
November 2009

NAFTA, Trade and Development
Robert A. Blecker and Gerardo Esquivel
No. 2009-24
October 2009

Long-Run Growth in Open Economies: Export-Led Cumulative Causation or a Balance-of-Payments Constraint?
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2009-23
August 2009

Export-Led Growth, Real Exchange Rates, and the Fallacy of Composition
Robert A. Blecker and Arslan Razmi
No. 2009-22
March 2009

Comercio, Empleo y Distribución: Efectos de la Integración Regional y Global
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2009-21
September 2009

Statistical Prediction of the Outcome of a Noncooperative Game*
David H. Wolpert and James W. Bono
No. 2009-20
October 2009

The ABM Template Models:
A Reformulation with Reference Implementations

Alan G. Isaac
No. 2009-19
September 2009

Innovation Through Protection:
Does Safeguard Protection Increase Investment in R&D?

Kara Reynolds and Benjamin Liebman
No. 2009-18
October 2009

The Determinants of State-Level Antitrust Enforcement
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2009-17
September 2009

Effect of R&D and Market Concentration on Merger Outcomes—An Event Study of U.S. Horizontal Mergers
Ralph Sonenshine
No. 2009-16
August 2009

On Human Behavior, Human Fulfillment, and the Nature of the Workplace
Jon Wisman
No. 2009-15
August 2009

Increasing Inequality, Status Insecurity, Ideology, and the Financial Crisis of 2008
Jon Wisman and Barton Baker
No. 2009-14
August 2009

Creative Destruction, Economic Insecurity,
Stress, and Epidemic Obesity

Jon Wisman and Kevin Capehart
No. 2009-13
August 2009 

The Stock Market's Valuation of R&D and
Market Concentration in Horizontal Mergers

Ralph Sonenshine
No. 2009-12
August 2009

How to Use Decision Theory to Choose Among Mechanisms
James Bono and David Wolpert
No. 2009-11
August 2009

Game Mining:
How to Make Money From Those About to Play a Game
David Wolpert and James Bono
No. 2009-10
August 2009

Patent Family Data and Statistics at the European Patent Office
Walter Park and Peter Hingley
No. 2009-08
July 2009

The Social Economics of Ethical Consumption:
Theoretical Considerations and Empirical Evidence

Martha Starr
No. 2009-07
June 2009

Does the WTO Matter? A Non-Parametric View
Walter Park
No. 2009-06
July 2009 

Widening the Scope of Standards through Work-Based Learning
Robert I. Lerman
No. 2009-05
April 2009

Foreign Competition and Small-Firm Entry in US Manufacturing
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2009-04
March 2009

Quality Competition, Pricing-to-Market and Non-Tariff Measures:
A Unified Framework for the Analysis of Bilateral Unit Values

Kara M. Reynolds
Robert M. Feinberg, Michael Ferrantino, Lauren Deason
No. 2009-03
March 2009

Do International Shocks Affect Small Wholesalers and Retailers
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2009-02
March 2009

Overcoming Free Riding:
A Cross Country Analysis of Firm Participation in Antidumping Petitions

Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2009-01
March 2009

 

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2008 Working Papers

The Moral Imperative and Social Rationalith of Government-Guaranteed Employment and Reskilling
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2008-20
Fall 2008

Household Saving, Class Identitiy, and Conspicuous Consumption
Jon D. Wisman
No. 2008-19
Fall 2008 

Coral Games and the Core of Cores
James Bono
No. 2008-18
Fall 2008

Adapting Strategic Risk in Corporate Tournaments
James Bono
No. 2008-17
Fall 2008

Consumption, Sentiment, and Economic News
Martha Starr
No. 2008-16
Fall 2008

Religion, Social Capital, and Business Bankruptcy in the United States, 1921-1932
Bradley A. Hansen & Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2008-15
Fall 2008

Trade Policy and Antitrust: Do Consumers Matter to Legislators?
Robert M. Feinberg, Thomas A. Husted, and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2008-14
September 2008, revised November 2010

Declining Secondary Enrollment in Albania: What Drives Household Decisons?
Mieke Meurs, Juna Miluka and Thomas Hertz
No. 2008-13
August 2008

Does Trade Adjustment Assistance Make a Difference?
Kara M. Reynolds and John S. Palatucci
No. 2008-12
August 2008

The Gender Dimensions of Social Networks, Unemployment and Underemployment: What Time Use Data Reveal
Maria Sagrario Floro, Imraan Valodia & Hitomi Komatsu
No. 2008-09
May 2008

Is there a Link between Quality of Employment and Indebtedness? The Case of Urban Low-income Households in Ecuador
Maria Floro and John Messier
No. 2008-08
July 2008

Would a North American monetary union protect Canada and Mexico against the ravages of "Dutch disease"?
Robert A. Blecker & Mario Seccareccia
No. 2008-07
July 2008

Davidson on Keynes: the open economy dimension
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2008-06
July 2008

An Examination of Entry and Competitive Performance in Rural Banking Markets
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2008-05
May 2008

External Shocks, Structural Change, and Economic Growth in Mexico, 1979–2007 *REVISED SEPTEMBER 2008*
Robert Blecker
American University
No. 2008-04
January 2008

Cofactor Infections and HIV Epidemics in Developing Countries: Implications for Treatment
Larry Sawers, Eileen Stillwaggon, and Tom Hertz
American University; Gettysburg College
No. 2008-03
January 2008

Effect of Microfinance on Vulnerability, Poverty and Risk in Low Income Households
Ranjula Bali Swain and Maria Floro
No. 2008-02
February 2008

Let a Thousand Models Bloom: Forging Alliances with Western Universities and the Making of the New Higher Educational System in the Gulf
John Willoughby
No. 2008-01
March 2008

 

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2007 Working Papers

Socially Responsible Investment and Pro-Social Change
Martha Starr
No. 2007-23
November 2007

The Macro/Social Economics of Corporate Social Responsibility: Informational Abundance and Collective Action
Martha Starr
No. 2007-22
November 2007

Disagreement, Regional Representation, and Federal Reserve Transcript Publication
Ellen Meade
No. 2007-21
November 2007

Central Bank Independence and Transparency: Evolution and Effectiveness
Ellen Meade
No. 2007-20
November 2007

Heteroskedasticity-Robust Elasticities in Logarithmic and Two-Part Models
Tom Hertz
No. 2007-19
August 2007

School Construction and Intergenerational Mobility in Indonesia
Tom Hertz and Tamara Jayasundera
No. 2007-18
August 2007

Changes in the Volatility of Household Income in the United States: A Regional Analysis
Tom Hertz
No. 2007-17
July 2007

A Group-Specific Measure of Intergenerational Persistence
Tom Hertz
No. 2007-16
July 2007

The Effect of Non-Farm Income on Investment in Bulgarian Family Farming
Tom Hertz
No. 2007-15
June 2007

Intergenerational Mobility in Bulgaria
Tom Hertz, Mieke Meurs, Sibel Selcuk
No. 2007-14
May 2007

Cross-Country Differences and Trends in Intergenerational Socioeconomic Mobility
Tom Hertz, Tamara Jayasundera, Patrizio Piraino, Sibel Selcuk, Nicole Smith, and Alina Verashchagina
No. 2007-13
March 2007

Household Shocks, Vulnerability and Household Finances
Hazel Malapit and Maria Floro
No. 2007-12
August 2007

Is there a Link between Quality of Employment and Indebtedness? The Case of Urban Low-income Households in Ecuador.
Maria Floro and John Messier
No. 2007-10
July 2007

Determinants of the Physical Demand for Gold: Evidence from Panel Data
Martha Starr and Ky Tran
No. 2007-09
July 2007

Price Impacts of Small Firm Entry in US Manufacturing
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2007-08
July 2007

Merger Impacts on Investor Expectations: An Event Study for Australia
Brian Diepold, Robert M. Feinberg, David K. Round and Jeremy Tustin
No. 2007-07
July 2007

The Biggest Losers (and Winners) from U.S. Trade Liberalization
Kara Reyonlds
No. 2007-06
July 2007

Why Are So Many WTO Disputes Abandoned?
Kara Reyonlds
No. 2007-05
June 2007

Valuing Substitute Families: Financial Support for Foster and Adoptive Families
Mary Eschelbach Hansen and Paul Jacobs
No. 2007-04
May 2007

Using Private Contracts to Create Adoptions from Foster Care
Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2007-03
April 2007

The Fallacy of Composition and Contractionary Devaluations: The Output Impact of Real Exchange Rate Shocks in Developing Countries that Export Manufactures
Robert A. Blecker and Arslan Razmi
No. 2007-02
January 2007

Transracial Adoption of Black Children: An Economic Analysis
Mary Eschelbach Hansen and Daniel Pollack
No. 2007-01
January 2007

 

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2006 Working Papers

Testing for Structural Breaks and other forms of Non-stationarity: a Misspecification Perspective
Maria S. Heracleous, Andreas Koutris and Aris Spanos
No. 2006-17
December 2006

Legal Rules and Bankruptcy Rates: Historical Evidence from the States
Mary Eschelbach Hansen and Bradley A. Hansen
No. 2006-16
December 2006

The Value of Adoption
Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2006-15
December 2006

Tradeoffs in Formulating a Consistent National Policy on Adoption
Mary Eschelbach Hansen and Daniel Pollack
No. 2006-14
November 2006

The Distribution of a Federal Entitlement: The Case of Adoption Assistance
Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2006-13
November 2006

From Agreement to Application: A Cross Country Analysis of Injury Determinants under the WTO Antidumping Agreement
Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2006-12
September 2006

Price Competition and the Fallacy of Composition in Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Estimates of Short-Run Growth Effects
Statistical Appendix
Robert A. Blecker and Arslan Razmi
Please See No. 2007-02 for Updated Working Paper
August 2006

Why Do the Poor Leave the Safety Net in Mexico? A Study Of the Effects of Conditionality On Dropouts
Carola Álvarez, Florencia Devoto and Paul Winters
No. 2006-10
May 2006

Macroeconomic Dimensions of Social Economics: Saving, the Stock Market, and Pension Systems
Martha A. Starr
No. 2006-09
May 2006

Bank Runs in Emerging-Market Economies: Evidence from Turkey's Special Finance Houses
Martha A. Starr and Rasim Yilmaz
No. 2006-08
May 2006

The Economic Consequences of Dollar Appreciation for US Manufacturing Investment: A Time-Series Analysis
Statistical Appendix
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2006-07
Revised, August 2006

Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Moving Up the Ladder to Escape the Fallacy of Composition?
Arslan Razmi and Robert A. Blecker
No. 2006-06
April 2006

Macroeconomic and Structural Constraints on Export-Led Growth in Mexico
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2006-05
March 2006

Friendly Fire? The Impact of US Antidumping Enforcement on US Exporters
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2006-04
April 2006

Dumping on U.S. Farmers: Are There Biases in Global Antidumping Regulations?
Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2006-03
January 2006

Anticipated versus Realized Benefits: Can Event Studies be Used to Predict the Impact of New Regulations
Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2006-02
January 2006

Demographic Externalities from Poverty Programs in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Latin America
Guy Stecklov, Paul Winters, Jessica Todd and Ferdinando Regalia
No. 2006-1
January 2006

 

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2005 Working Papers

Using Subsidies to Promote the Adoption of Children from Foster Care
Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2005-15
December 2005

The Role of Path Dependence in the Development of U.S. Bankruptcy Law, 1880-1938
Bradley A. Hansen and Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2005-14
December 2005

Price Competition and the Fallacy of Composition in Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Estimates of Short-Run Growth Effects
Robert A. Blecker and Arslan Razmi
No. 2005-13
Please see No. 2006-11 for updated working paper
November 2005

Don't Put the Cart before the Horse: Teaching the Economic Approach to Empirical Research
Bradley A. Hansen and Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2005-12
October 2005

New Evidence on Race Discrimination under "Separate but Equal"
Bradley A. Hansen and Mary Eschelbach Hansen
No. 2005-11
September 2005

The Economics of Adoption of Children from Foster Care
Mary Eschelbach Hansen and Bradley A. Hansen
No. 2005-10
September, 2005

The Economic Consequences of Dollar Appreciation for U.S. Manufacturing Investment: A Time-Series Analysis
Robert A. Blecker
No. 2005-09
August 2005
Please see No. 2006-07 for updated working paper

Moving Up the Ladder to Escape the Adding Up Constraint? New Evidence on the Fallacy of Composition
Arslan Razmi and Robert A. Blecker
No. 2005-08
February 2005
Please see No. 2006-06 for updated working paper

Patterns and Determinants of Entry in Rural County Banking Markets
Robert M. Feinberg
No. 2005-07
August 2005

Market Reform and Infrastructure Development in Transition Economies
Robert M. Feinberg and Mieke Meurs
No. 2005-06
June 2005

The Erosion of Tariff Preferences: The Impact of U.S. Tariff Reductions on Developing Countries
Kara M. Reynolds
No. 2005-05
July 2005

The Effect of Minimum Wages on the Employment and Earnings of South Africa's Domestic Service Workers
Tom Hertz
No. 2005-04
August, 2005

Sustainable Floriculture in Ecuador
Larry Sawers
No. 2005-03
March 2005

Ambivalent Anxieties of the South Asian-Gulf Arab Labor Exchange
John Willoughby
No. 2005-02
March 2005

Tariff Liberalization and Increased Administrative Protection: Is There a Quid Pro Quo?
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Olson
No. 2005-01
February 2005

 

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2004 Working Papers

Asset Depletion among the Poor: Does Gender Matter? The Case of Urban Households in Thailand
Maria S. Floro and Rania Antonopoulos | No. 200411-07 | November 2004

Does Gender have any Effect on Aggregate Saving? An empirical analysis
Maria S. Floro | No. 200411-06 | November 2004

Nontraditional or New Traditional Exports: Ecuador's Flower Boom
Larry Sawers | No. 200411-05 | November 2004

The Spread of Antidumping Regimes and the Role of Retaliation in Filings
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Olson | No. 200411-03 | November 2004

Do Multimarket Banks Set Uniform Loan Rates Across Markets?
Robert M. Feinberg | No. 200411-02 | November 2004

Does Money Matter in the CIS? Effects of Monetary Policy on Output and Prices
Martha A. Starr | No. 200410-02| October 2004

The Decline in Common Lands in Bulgaria in the Early 20th Century
Vesseline Hekimova, Anna Karakovska, Mieke Meurs and Rossitsa Stoyanova. | No. 200410-01 | October 2004

Patent Rights and Innovation: Evidence from National and Firm Level Data
Brent B. Allred and Walter G. Park| No. 200409-03 | September 2004

Monetary Policy in Post-Conflict Countries: Restoring Credibility
Martha A. Starr | No. 200409-02 | September 2004

The Returns from Rent-Seeking: Campaign Contributions, Firm Subsidies and the Byrd Amendment
Kara M. Olson and Benjamin H. Liebman | No. 200409-01 | September 2004

Subsidizing Rent-Seeking: Antidumping Protection and the Byrd Amendment
Kara M. Olson | No. 200407-01 | July 2004

The Demise of State Run Child Care in Bulgaria: Causes and Implications
Mieke Meurs and Lisa Giddings | No. 200406-01

Technology, Capital Spending, and Capacity Utilization
Cynthia Bansak, Norman Morin and Martha Starr | No. 200405-01 | May 2004

One World, One Currency: Exploring the Issues
Martha A. Starr | No. 200404-02 | April 2004

Free Riders Among the Rent-Seekers: A Model of Firm Participation in Antidumping Petition
Kara M. Olson | No. 200404-01 | April 2004

A Quiet Revolution in the Making? The Replacement of Expatriate Labor through the Feminization of the Labor Force in GCC Countries
John Willoughby | No. 2004-18 | November 2004

U.S. Antidumping Enforcement and Macroeconomic Indicators: What Do Petitioners Expect, and Are They Correct?
Robert M. Feinberg | No. 2004-17 | November 2004

Do Multimarket Banks Set Uniform Loan Rates Across Markets?
Robert M. Feinberg | No. 2004-16 | November 2004

The Spread of Antidumping Regimes and the Role of Retaliation in Filings
Robert M. Feinberg and Kara M. Olson | No. 2004-15 | November 2004

Econometric Problems in Analyzing the Mule in Southern Agriculture
Larry Sawers | No. 2004-14 | November 2004

Nontraditional or New Traditional Exports: Ecuador's Flower Boom
Larry Sawers | No. 2004-13 | November 2004

Does Gender have any Effect on Aggregate Saving? An Empirical Analysis
Maria S. Floro | No. 2004-12 | November 2004

Asset Depletion among the Poor: Does Gender Matter? The Case of Urban Households in Thailand
Maria S. Floro and Rania Antonopoulos | No. 2004-11 | November, 2004

The Decline in Common Lands in Bulgaria in the Early 20th Century
Vesseline Hekimova, Anna Karakovska, Mieke Meurs and Rossitsa Stoyanova | No. 2004-10 | October 2004

Does Money Matter in the CIS? Effects of Monetary Policy on Output and Prices
Martha A. Starr | No. 2004-09 | October 2004

The Returns from Rent-Seeking: Campaign Contributions, Firm Subsidies and the Byrd Amendment
Kara M. Olson and Benjamin H. Liebman | No. 2004-08 | September 2004

Monetary Policy in Post-Conflict Countries: Restoring Credibility
Martha A. Starr | No. 2004-07 | September 2004

Patent Rights and Innovation: Evidence from National and Firm Level Data
Brent B. Allred and Walter G. Park | No. 2004-06 | September 2004

Subsidizing Rent-Seeking: Antidumping Protection and the Byrd Amendment
Kara M. Olson | No. 2004-05 | July 2004

The Demise of State Run Child Care in Bulgaria: Causes and Implications
Mieke Meurs and Lisa Giddings | No. 2004-04

Technology, Capital Spending, and Capacity Utilization
Cynthia Bansak, Norman Morin and Martha Starr | No. 2004-03 | May 2004

Free Riders Among the Rent-Seekers: A Model of Firm Participation in Antidumping Petition
Kara M. Olson | No. 2004-02 | April 2004

One World, One Currency: Exploring the Issues
Martha A. Starr | No. 2004-01 | April 2004

 

2002 Working Paper

Institutions and Incentives for R&D: Implications for L.A.C. Economies
Walter G. Park | No. 200208-01 | August 2002

 

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