Research

Recent papers (in most cases with links to working papers):

2022 

The Role of Paid Family Leave in Labor Supply Responses to a Spouse’s Disability or Health Shock” (Priyanka Anand, Laura Dague, and Kathryn L. Wagner). Journal of Health Economics, 2022.

Employment Patterns of SSI-First Awardees Who Enter SSDI After Achieving Disability-Insured Status” (Jessica Laird, Yonatan Ben-Shalom, and Priyanka Anand). Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 2022.

The Impact of the Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions on the Sources of Health Insurance Coverage of Undergraduate Students in the United States” (Priyanka Anand and Dora Gicheva). Medical Care Research and Review, 2022.

Labor Supply Response to Overpayment Notifications: Evidence from Social Security Disability Insurance” (Priyanka Anand, Denis Hoffman, John T. Jones, Siarhei Lukashanets). Contemporary Economic Policy, 2022.

Does Principal Professional Development Improve Schooling Outcomes? Evidence from Pennsylvania’s Inspired Leadership Induction Program” (Matthew P. Steinberg and Haisheng Yang). Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness, 2022.

Fiscal Federalism and K-12 Education Funding: Policy Lessons from Two Educational Crises” (Kenneth A. Shores and Matthew P. Steinberg). EdWorkingPaper from the Annenberg Institute at Brown University, 2022.

The Relationship Between Community Public Health, Behavioral Health Service Accessibility, and Mass Incarceration” (Niloofar Ramezani, Alex J. Breno, Benjamin J. Mackey, Jill Viglione, Alison Evans Cuellar, Jennifer E. Johnson, and Faye S. Taxman). BMC Health Services Research, 2022.

Promoting Sustainable Responses to the US Opioid Epidemic with Community-Academic Partnerships: Qualitative Outcomes from a Statewide Program” (David L. Driscoll, Alison Evans Cuellar, Vinod Agarwal, Debra Jones, Mary Beth Dunkenberger, and Kathy Hosig). Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 2022.

Quality of Antibiotic Prescribing in a Large Direct-to-Patient Telehealth Program: An Observational Study” (Alison Cuellar, J. Mary Louise Pomeroy, Sriteja Burla, and Anupam B. Jena). Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2022.

Eating Disorders and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Network Analysis of the Comorbidity” (Jillian D. Nelson, Alison E. Cuellar, Lawrence J. Cheskin, and Sarah Fischer). Behavior Therapy 2022.

Food Insecurity and Housing Instability as Determinants of Cardiovascular Health Outcomes: A Systematic Review” (Tarang Parekh, Hong Xue, Lawrence J. Cheskin, and Alison E. Cuellar). Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases, 2022.

Drivers of County Engagement in Criminal Justice – Behavioral Health Initiatives” (Alison E. Cuellar, Niloofar Ramezani, Alex Breno, Jennifer E. Johnson, and Faye S. Taxman). Psychiatric Services, 2022.

The Community Preventive Services Task Force: 25 Years of Effectiveness, Economics, and Equity” (Alison Evans Cuellar and B. Ned Calonge). American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2022.

Outpatient Care Among Users and Nonusers of Direct-to-Patient Telehealth: Observational Study” (Alison Cuellar, J. Mary Louise Pomeroy, Sriteja Burla, and Anupam B. Jena). Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2022.

“Hidden Wealth Transfers in Bankruptcy Asset Sales: A Real Option Analysis” (Jordan Neyland and Kathryn St. John). Berkeley Business Law Journal, 2022.

“Expert Advice in the Presence of Conflicts of Interest: The Case of Star-Crossed Acquisitions” (Jordan Neyland, Gil Aharoni, Bryan Lim, and Lubo Litov). Review of Accounting Studies, 2022.

Long-Term Educational Consequences of Vocational Training in Colombia: Impacts of Young Trainees and Their Relatives” (Adriana Kugler, Maurice Kugler, Juan E. Saavedra, and Luis Omar Herrera-Prada). Journal of Human Resources, 2022.

What Effects Could Global Value Chain and Digital Infrastructure Development Policies Have on Poverty and Inequality After COVID-19?” (Ximena del Carpio, José A. Cuesta, Maurice D. Kugler, Gustavo Hernández, and Gabriel Piraquive). Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 2022.

AJ Brown and the US Phillips Curve: A Comment” (Kenneth Button). History of Economics Review, 2022.

The Role of Strategic Airline Alliances in Africa” (Kenneth Button, Flavio Porto, and Davide Scotti). Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2022.

Opportunities for Research in Air Transportation” (Kenneth Button). Transportation Journal, 2022.

An Algebraic Approach to Revealed Preferences” (Mikhail Freer and César Martinelli) arXiv, 2022.

Razor-Thin Elections” (David Levine and César Martinelli). GMU Working Paper, 2022.

Introduction to the Special Issue on Theory and Experiments in Monetary Economics” (John Duffy, Daniel Houser, César Martinelli, and Daniela Puzzello). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2022.

Is Automatic Enrollment Consistent With a Life-Cycle Model?” (Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, Sita N. Slavov, and John G. Watson). Economic Inquiry, 2022.

The Economics of a Bed Shortage: Certificate-of-Need Regulation and Hospital Bed Utilization During the COVID-19 Pandemic” (Matthew Mitchell and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 2022.

The Effects of Certificate-of-Need Laws on the Quality of Hospital Medical Services” (Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 2022.

Does Expanding Tribal Jurisdiction Improve Tribal Economies: Lessons from Arizona” (Adam Crepelle and Thomas Stratmann). SSRN, 2022.

Black-Owned Firms, Financial Constraints, and the Firm Size Gap” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Mee Jung Kim, Kyung Min Lee, and Jared Wold). AEA Papers and Proceedings, 2022.

The Oligarch Vanishes: Defensive Ownership, Property Rights, and Political Connections” (John S. Earle, Solomiya Shpak, Anton Shirikov, and Scott Gehlbach). The Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2022.

Productivity Dispersion, Misallocation, and Reallocation Frictions: Theory and Evidence from Policy Reforms” (J. David Brown, Emin Dinlersoz, and John S. Earle). Comparative Economic Studies, 2021.

2021

How Did the COVID-19 Crisis Affect Different Types of Workers in the Developing World?” (Maurice Kugler, Mariana Viollaz, Daniel Duque, Isis Gaddis, David Newhouse, Amparo Palacios-Lopez, and Michael Weber). IZA Discussion Paper, 2021

Mobile Access Expansion and Price Information Diffusion” (Kaleb Abreha, Jieun Choi, Woubet Kassa, Hyun Ju Kim, and Maurice Kugler). World Bank Working Paper, 2021

Measuring Illicit Activity in DeFi: The Case of Ethereum” (Jiasun Li, Foteini Baldimtsi, Joao P. Brandao, Maurice Kugler, Rafeh Hulays, Eric Showers, Zain Ali, and Joseph Chang). International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security, 2021.

Travel Behavior and Travel Demand” (Kenneth Button). Handbook of Regional Science, 2021.

Future Transport Policy” (Kenneth J. Button and David Gillingwater). Routledge, 2021.

A Utility Representation Theorem for General Revealed Preference” (Mikhail Freer and César Martinelli). Mathematical Social Sciences, 2021.

Economic Consequences of Mass Migration: The Venezuelan Exodus in Peru” (Cynthia Boruchowicz, César Martinelli, and Susan W. Parker). SSRN, 2021.

Urban Social Housing Pathways: A Linked Administrative Data Analysis” (Emma Baker, Anh Pham, Chris Leishman, Lyrian Daniel, and Rebecca Bentley). Urban Policy and Research, 2021.

The Effect of Retirement on Health Biomarkers” (Devon Gorry and Sita N. Slavov). Economics and Human Biology, 2021.

Is Automatic Enrollment Consistent with a Life-Cycle Model?” (Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, Sita Slavov, and John G. Watson). NBER, 2021.

Pathways to Retirement Through Self-Employment” (Shanthi Ramnath, John B. Shoven, and Sita N. Slavov). Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 2021.

Can Low Retirement Savings Be Rationalized” (Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, Sita N. Slavov, and John G. Watson). The Journal of Retirement, 2021.

Progressivity, Government Size, and Redistribution in an Optimal Tax Model” (Sita Slavov and Weifeng Zhong). AEI, 2021.

How Does Social Security Reform Indecision Affect Younger Cohorts?” (John B. Shoven, Sita Slavov, and John G. Watson). NBER, 2021.

Grey Divorce and Labour Supply” (Sita N. Slavov and Chao Wei). Applied Economics Letters, 2021.

Divorce, Widowhood, and Labour Supply Among Older Adults” (Sita Slavov and Chao Wei). 114th Annual Conference on Taxation, 2021.

Barriers to Entry in the Healthcare Markets: Winners and Losers from Certificate-of-Need Laws” (Matthew C. Baker and Thomas Stratmann). Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 2021.

How Does Liability Affect Prices? Railroad Sparks and Timber” (Colin Doran and Thomas Stratmann). International Review of Law and Economics, 2021.

Effects of State Preemption of Local Smoke-Free Restrictions on US Adult Cigarette Smoking Prevalence, 1997 to 2017” (Y. Tony Yang, Thomas Stratmann, and Drishti Pillai). Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2021.

Costly Voting in Weighted Committees: The Case of Moral Costs” (Nicola Maaser and Thomas Stratmann). Aarhus University Working Paper, 2021.

The Effects of Neighboring Parties on the Value of Rights: Evidence From Timber Harvests” (Colin Doran and Thomas Stratmann). Southern Economic Journal, 2021.

Black Entrepreneurs, Job Creation, and Financial Constraints” (Mee Jung Kim, Kyung Min Lee, J. David Brown, and John S. Earle). IZA Discussion Paper, 2021.

Does the Community Reinvestment Act Increase Small Business Lending in Lower Income Neighborhoods?” (Mee Jung Kim, Kyung Min Lee, and John S. Earle). IZA Discussion Paper, 2021.

Does the Community Reinvestment Act Increase Lending to Small Businesses in Lower Income Neighborhoods” (Mee Jung Kim, Kyung Min Lee, John S. Earle). Economics Letters, 2021.

2020

The Impact of COVID-19 and the Policy Response in India” (Maurice Kugler and Shakti Sinha). Brookings Future Development Blog, 2020.

U.S. Robots and Their Impacts in the Tropics: Evidence from Colombian Labor Markets” (Adriana D. Kugler, Maurice Kugler, Laura Ripani, and Rodimiro Rodrigo). NBER, 2020.

El Futuro del Trabajo en América Latina y El Caribe: ¿Cuál es El Impacto de La Automatización en El Empleo y Los Salarios?” (Laura Ripani, Nicolás Soler, Adriana Kugler, Maurice Kugler, and Rodimiro Rodrigo). Inter-American Development Bank-IDB, 2020.

“Boulding, Brundtland, Economics, and Efforts to Integrate Air Transportation Policies into Sustainable Development” (Kenneth Button). Sustainable Aviation, 2020.

“Is Regional Science Just Economics

Reviving Air Transportation and Global Commerce” (Camilla Bosanquet and Kenneth Button). in Revitalising Multilateralism, 2020.

The Role of Strategic Airline Alliances in Africa” (Kenneth Button, Flavio Porta, and Davide Scotti). MPRA Paper, 2020.

Common Markets and the Decolonization of “British Africa”: The Role of Economics and Economists” (Kenneth Button). Economic History of Developing Regions, 2020.

The “Ubernomics” of ridesourcing: The myths and the reality” (Kenneth Button). Transport Reviews, 2020.

Interactions of Global Competition, Airlines Strategic Alliances and Air Traffic Safety” (Kenneth Button). in Aviation Safety, 2020.

The Economics of Africa’s Floriculture Air-Cargo Supply Chain” (Kenneth Button). Journal of Transport Geography, 2020).

The Transition from Pigou’s Ideas on Road Pricing to their Application” (Kenneth Button). Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2020.

Studying the Empirical Implications of the Liberalization of Airport Markets” (Kenneth Button). Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, 2020.

Assessing the Economic Consequences of Disarmament: The Work of the United Nations’ 1962 Consultative Group on Conversion” (Kenneth Button). History of Political Economy, 2020.

Economic Regulation and E-scooter Networks in the USA” (Kenneth Button, Hailey Frye, and David Reaves). Research in Transportation Economics, 2020.

The Determinants of Shipping Rates: A North Atlantic Case Study” (Mary R. Brooks, Kenneth J. Button). CTRF, 2020.

Electoral Accountability and Responsive Democracy” (John Duggan and César Martinelli). The Economic Journal, 2020.

Ignorance and Bias in Collective Decisions” (Alexander Elbittar, Andrei Gomberg, César Martinelli, and Thomas R. Palfrey). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2020.

Collective Experimentation: A Laboratory Study” (Mikhail Freer, César Martinelli, and Siyu Wang). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2020.

Accountability and Grand Corruption” (César Martinelli). GMU Working Paper, 2020.

Communication and Information in Games of Collective Decision: A Survey of Experimental Results” (César Martinelli and Thomas R. Palfrey). Handbook of Experimental Game Theory, 2020.

Oil Price Declines Could Hurt US Financial Markets: The Role of Oil Price Level” (Ha Nguyen, Huong Nguyen, and Anh Pham). The Energy Journal, 2020.

The Impact of Local Corruption on Business Tax Registration and Compliance: Evidence from Vietnam” (Duong Trung Le, Edmund Malesky, and Anh Pham). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2020.

Effects of Temporary Corporate Income Tax Cuts: Evidence from Vietnam” (Anh Pham). Journal of Development Economics, 2020.

Foreign Investment and Female Employment in Viet Nam” (Jennifer Poole, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino, and Anh Pham). Transnational Corporations Journal, 2020.

Survival Ambiguity and Welfare” (Frank N. Caliendo, Aspen Gorry, and Sita Slavov). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2020.

Do Immigrants Delay Retirement and Social Security Claiming?” (Mary J. Lopez and Sita Slavov). Applied Economics, 2020.

Does the Actuarial Adjustment for Pension Delay Affect Retirement and Claiming Decisions” (Devon Gorry, Kyung Min Lee, and Sita Slavov). NBER, 2020.

Leaving Big Money on the Table: Arbitrage Opportunities in Delaying Social Security” (Gila Bronshtein, Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, and Sita N. Slavov). The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2020.

The Relationship Between Economic Freedom and Poverty Rates: Cross-Country Evidence” (Colin Doran and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 2020.

Raising the Bar: ICU Beds and Certificates of Need” (Matthew D. Mitchell, Thomas Stratmann, and James Bailey). Mercatus Policy Brief, 2020.

Repeated Treatment in a GOTV Field Experiment: Distinguishing Between Intensive and Extensive Margin Effects

Examining Certificate-of-Need Laws in the Context of the Rural Health Crisis” (Thomas Stratmann and Matthew C. Baker). Mercatus Working Paper, 2020.

Addressing the Rural Health Crisis Through CON Law Reform: How to Increase Access and Improve Outcomes Across America” (Thomas Stratmann). Mercatus Working Paper, 2020.

Public Health in Rural States: The Case Against Certificate-of-Need Laws” (Thomas Stratmann, Matthew C. Baker, and Elise Amez-Droz). Mercatus Working Paper, 2020.

Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Innovation in the US High-Tech Sector” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Mee Jung Kim, and Kyung Min Lee). in The Roles of Immigrants and Foreign Students in US Science, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, 2020.

2019

Information Needs for an Effective Economic Analysis of Networks and Economic Development” (Kenneth Button). Network Developments in Economic Spatial Systems, 2019.

The Value and Challenges of Using Meta-Analysis in Transportation Economics” (Kenneth Button). Transport Reviews, 2019.

Applied Economics and Understanding Trends in Air Transportation Policy” (Kenneth Button). Transport Policy, 2019.

Airline Regulation and Common Markets in Sub-Saharan Africa” (Kenneth Button). Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 2019.

The Monetary and Fiscal History of Peru” (César Martinelli and Marco Vega). University of Chicago Working Paper, 2019.

Competition with Indivisibilities and Few Traders” (César Martinelli, Jianxin Wang, and Weiwei Zheng). GMU Working Paper, 2019.

The Economic Legacy of General Velasco: Long-term Consequences of Interventionism” (César Martinelli and Marco Vega). Economía, 2019.

Mood Swings, Media Coverage, and Elections” (Saptarshi Ghosh, Nidhi Jain, César Martinelli, and Jaideep Roy). GMU Working Paper, 2019.

Assignment Markets: Theory and Experiments” (Arthur Dolgopolov, Daniel Houser, César Martinelli, and Thomas Stratmann). GMU Working Paper, 2019.

Firm Take-Up of a Corporate Income Tax Cut: Evidence from Vietnam” (Anh Pham). National Tax Journal, 2019.

Modeling the Effect of Income Segregation on Communicable Disease Transmission” (Anh Pham). World Medical and Health Policy, 2019.

Retirement Implications of a Low Wage Growth, Low Real Interest Rate Economy” (Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, Sita Slavov, and John G. Watson). NBER, 2019.

Social Security and Saving: An Update” (Sita Slavov, Devon Gorry, Aspen Gorry, and Frank Caliendo). Public Finance Review, 2019.

Work Incentives in the Social Security Disability Benefit Formula” (Gopi Shah Goda, John B. Shoven, and Sita Slavov). Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 2019.

Book Review: The Origins of Behavioural Public Policy” (Sita Slavov). The American Review of Public Administration, 2019.

The Power of Working Longer” (Gila Bronshtein, Jason Scott, John B. Shoven, Sita N. Slavov). Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 2019.

To Serve and Collect: The Fiscal and Racial Determinants of Law Enforcement” (Michael D. Makowsky, Thomas Stratmann, and Alex Tabarrok). The Journal of Legal Studies, 2019.

Testing for the Effect of Campaign Expenditure Limits” (Thomas Stratmann). Supreme Court Economic Review, 2019.

Obfuscating Ownership” (John S. Earle, Scott Gehlbach, Anton Shirikov, and Solomiya Shpak). CMEPR Working Paper, 2019.

Is Privitization Working In Ukraine? New Estimates from Comprehensive Manufacturing Firm Data” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Solomiya Shpak, and Volodymyr Vakhitov). Comparative Economic Studies, 2019. 

Impact of Privitization on Employment and Earnings” (John S. Earle and Solomiya Shpak). IZA World of Labor, 2019.

Start-ups, Job Creation, and Founder Characteristics” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Mee Jung Kim, and Kyung Min Lee). Industrial and Corporate Change, 2019.

“Preventing Predation: Oligarchs, Obfuscation, and Political Connections” (John S. Earle, Scott Gehlbach, Anton Shirikov, and Solomiya Shpak). University of Chicago Working Paper, 2019.

2018

Migration and Cross-Border Financial Flows” (Maurice Kugler, Oren Levintal, and Hillel Rapoport). The World Bank Economic Review, 2018.

Theodore Keeler’s Analysis of The Early Effects of Deregulation of US Transportation Industries” (Kenneth Button). Transportation Policy and Economic Regulation, 2018.

Are there Inherent Biases in Applying Cost-Benefit Analysis?” (Kenneth Button and Johan E. Eklund). Applied Economics Letters, 2018.

Objective and Subjective Methods of Exploring Regional Economic Disparities” (Kenneth Button). New Analytical Advances in Transportation and Spatial Dynamics, 2018.

AJ Brown, “Phillips Curve”, and Economic Networks in The 1950s” (Kenneth Button). Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2018.

Regulatory Reform, Networks and Economic Efficiency in Industrialized Countries” (Kenneth Button). Networks in Transport and Communications, 2018.

A Note on the Effects of the Number of Low-Cost Airlines on Small Tourist Airports’ Efficiencies” (Kenneth Button, Tomaž Kramberger, Klemen Grobin, and Bojan Rosi). Journal of Air Transport Management, 2018.

Catchment Areas of Small Airports: A Hybrid Analysis of the Alps-Adriatic Region” (Kenneth Button, Tomaž Kramberger, and Simona Šinko). Journal of Airport Management, 2018.

Cheating and Incentives: Learning From a Policy Experiment” (César Martinelli, Susan Parker, Ana Cristina Pérez-Gea, and Rodimiro Rodrigo). American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2018.

Politics, Entertainment, and Business: A Multisided Model of Media” (Alejandro Castaneda and César Martinelli). Public Choice, 2018.

Monetary and Fiscal History of Peru 1960-2010: Radical Policy Experiments, Inflation and Stabilization” (Marco Vega and César Martinelli). GMU Working Paper, 2018.

Collective Experimentation: Optimal Exploration” (David Austen-Smith, César Martinelli). GMU Working Paper, 2018.

A Functional Approach to Revealed Preference” (Mikhail Freer and César Martinelli). GMU Working Paper, 2018.

Place-Based Policies and the Transition from Informal to Formal Employment. Evidence from Vietnam” (Anh Pham and Hung Nguyen). Annual Conference on Taxation, 2018.

Implicit Taxes on Work at Older Ages” (Gopi Shah Goda, John Shoven, and Sita Slavov). NBER, 2018.

Understanding Social Security Claiming Decisions Using Survey Evidence” (John Shoven, Sita Slavov, and David Wise). Journal of Financial Planning, 2018.

The Financial Feasibility of Delaying Social Security: Evidence from Administrative Tax Data” (Gopi Shah Goda, Shanthi Ramnath, John B. Shoven, and Sita Slavov). Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 2018.

Taxes, Transfers, Progressivity, and Redistribution” (Alan Viard and Sita Slavov). American Enterprise Institute, 2018.

Does Retirement Improve Health and Life Satisfaction” (Aspen Gorry, Devon Gorry, Sita Slavov). Health Economics, 2018.

The Political Economy of Public Policy – Editorial Introduction” (Arye L. Hillman, Daniel Schiffman, Idit Sohlberg and Thomas Stratmann). 2018.

Altruistic Punishment in Elections” (Jason Aimone, Luigi Butera, and Thomas Stratmann). European Journal of Political Economy, 2018.

Judging on Thin Ice: The Effects of Group Membership on Evaluation” (Cheryl Litman and Thomas Stratmann). Oxford Economic Papers, 2018.

Election Rules, Legislators’ Incentives, and Policy Outcomes: Evidence from the Mixed Member System in Germany” (Nicola Maaser and Thomas Stratmann). Economic Journal of Political Economy, 2018.

The Failure of Georgia’s Certificate-of-Need Laws” (Thomas Stratmann). Mercatus, 2018.

Balanced Budget Rules and Fiscal Outcomes: Evidence from Historial Constitutions” (Zareh Asatryan, César Castellon, and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Public Economics, 2018.

Foreign Ownership and Wages: Evidence from Hungary, 1986-2008” (John S. Earle, Almos Telegdy, and Gabor Antal). ILR Review, 2018.

High-Growth Entrepreneurship” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Mee Jung Kim, Kyung Min Lee). SSRN, 2018.

2017

Do Payroll Tax Breaks Stimulate Formality? Evidence from Colombia’s reform” (Adriana Kugler, Maurice Kugler, and Luis Omar Herrera Prada). NBER, 2017.

Entrepreneurship in Low-Income Areas” (Maurice Kugler, Marios Michaelides Neha Nanda, and Cassandra Agbayani). U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy, 2018.

Economic Implications for Adriatic Seaport Regions of Further Opening of the Northern Sea Route” (Kenneth Button, Tomaž Kramberger, Tea Vizinger, and Marko Intihar). Maritime Economics and Logistics, 2017.

Defining Aerospace Policy: Essays in Honor of Francis T. Hoban” (Julianne Lammersen-Baum and Kenneth Button). Routledge, 2017.

High-Speed Railways: Do They Produce Economic Growth?” (Kenneth Button) Mercatus Research, 2017.

Airline Deregulation: International Experiences” (Kenneth Button). Routledge, 2017.

Aviation Policy in Europe” (Kenneth Button and Dennis Swann). Airline Deregulation, 2017.

Fare Elasticities of Demand for Direct and Indirect Flights in Sub-Saharan Africa” (Kenneth Button, Gianmaria Martini, Davide Scotti, and Nicola Volta). Applied Economics Letters, 2017.

Wings Across Europe: Towards an Efficient European Air Transport System” (Kenneth Button). Routledge, 2017.

How Should the Revenues from Congestion Pricing be Spent?” (Kenneth Button). Routledge, 2017.

The Other Side of An Airport’s Two-Sided Market: Issues in Planning and Pricing Airport Surface Access” (Kenneth Button). European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research, 2017.

The Economics and Political Economy of African Air Transport” (Kenneth Button, Gianmaria Martini, and Davide Scotti). Routledge, 2017.

The African Air Transport Network” (Davide Scotti, Gianmaria Martini, Stefano Leidi, Kenneth Button). Routledge, 2017.

Pan-African Strategic Alliance, Global Competition: A Case Study of Air Afrique” (Joseph Amankwah-Amoah, Kenneth Button (Ed.)). Routledge, 2017.

Air Transport Liberalization: A Critical Assessment” (Matthais Finger and Kenneth Button). Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017.

The Value of Applied Economics: The Life and Work of Arthur (AJ) Brown” (Kenneth Button). Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017.

The Political Economy of Dynamic Elections: Accountability, Commitment, and Responsiveness” (John Duggan and César Martinelli). Public Choice, 2017.

An Investigation of State Tax Progressivity” (Cody Kallen, Alan Viard, and Sita Slavov) American Enterprise Institute, 2017.

Transaction Costs of Property Rights: Evidence from Timber Auctions” (Colin Doran and Thomas Stratmann) Mercatus Research, 2017.

The Political Economy of Sales Taxes and Sales Tax Exemptions” (Thomas Stratmann). Public Choice, 2017.

Spurious Relationships Arising From Aggregate Variables in Linear Regression” (David Armor, Chenna Cotla, and Thomas Stratmann). Quality and Quantity, 2017.

Campaign Finance: A Review and an Assessment of the State of the Literature” (Thomas Stratmann). Forthcoming, Oxford Handbook of Public Choice, 2017

Barriers to Entry in the Healthcare Markets: Winners and Losers from Certificate-of-Need Laws” (Matthew Baker and Thomas Stratmann). Mercatus Research, 2017.

The Effect of Interest Group Pressure on Favorable Regulatory Decisions: The Case of Certificate-of-Need Laws” (Thomas Stratmann and Steven Monaghan). Mercatus Research, 2017.

“Finance and Growth at the Firm Level: Evidence from SBA Loans” (J. David Brown and John S. Earle) The Journal of Finance, 2017.

Job Creation, Small versus Large versus Young, and the SBA” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, and Yana Morgulis) NBER, 2017.

2016

Finance and Growth at the Firm-Level:  Evidence from SBA Loans”  (J. David Brown and John S. Earle).  Forthcoming in Journal of Finance.

Informed Short Selling, Fails-to-Deliver, and Abnormal Returns.” (Thomas Stratmann and John W. Welborn). Journal of Empirical Finance 2016.

Foreign Ownership and Wages:  Evidence from Firm-Level and Linked Employer-Employee Data in Hungary, 1986-2008” (John S. Earle, A. Telegdy, and G. Antal).  Forthcoming in Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

The Welfare Cost of Retirement Uncertainty” (Frank N Caliendo, Maria Casanova, Aspen Gorry, Sita Slavov), Working Paper, 2016.”

Job Creation, Small vs. Large vs. Young, and the SBA” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Yana Morgulis), in Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges, NBER, 2016. 

Firm Manipulation and Take-up Rate of a 30 Percent. Temporary Corporate Income Tax Cut in Vietnam” (Anh Pham), Working Paper 2016.

“A Tragedy of the Anticommons: Local Option Taxation and Cell Phone Tax Bills.” (Mitchell, Matthew and Thomas Stratmann). Public Choice 2016.

“Distributional Consequences of Political Representation.” (Nicola Maaser and Thomas Stratmann). European Economic Review 2016.

“Has the Affordable Care Act Increased Part Time Employment?” (Aparna Mathur, Sita Slavov, and Michael Strain), Applied Economics Letters, 23(3), 2016.

“Is There Adverse Selection in Life Insurance Markets?” (Dave  Hendergren and Thomas Stratmann). Economic Inquiry 2016.

Where does Privatization Work? Understanding the Heterogeneity in Estimated Firm Performance Effects” (J. David Brown, John S. Earle, and Á. Telegdy).  Forthcoming in Journal of Corporate Finance.

The role of legislative change in reducing domestic violence against women in India” (Aparna Mathur and Sita Slavov), Working Paper 2016.

“The Effects of a Temporary Corporate Income Tax Cut and Deferral: Evidence from Vietnam” (Anh Pham), Working Paper 2016.

2015

The Productivity Consequences of Political Turnover: Firm-Level Evidence from Ukraine’s Orange Revolution ” (J.S. Earle and S.G. Gehlbach). American Journal of Political Science 2015.

Do National Cancer Screening Guidelines Reduce Mortality?” (Adam Leive and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Population Economics 2015.

“Deception and Political Participation: Theory and Laboratory Evidence.” (Daniel Houser, Sandra Ludwig, and Thomas Stratmann). Economic Inquiry 2015.

“How Does Corporate Political Activity by Citizens United v. FEC Affect Shareholder Wealth?” (Thomas Stratmann and J.W. Verret). Journal of Law and Economics 2015.

Is Privatization Working in Ukraine?  New Estimates using Comprehensive Manufacturing Firm Data, 1989-2013” (David Brown, John S. Earle, Solomiya Shpak, and Volodymyr Vakhitov).  Paper presented at the Conference on “Ukraine:  Escaping the Post-Soviet Legacy,” in Kyiv, April 2015.

Cancer Screening Guidelines and Mortality.” (Adam Leive and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Public Economics 2015.

U.S. Housing Prices and the Fukushima Nuclear Accident.” (Alexander Fink and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization  2015.

Work Incentives in the Social Security Disability Benefit Formula.” (Gopi S Goda,, John B Shoven, Sita Slavov), National Bureau of Economic Research 2015.

The Cost of Uncertainty about the Timing of Social Security Reform.” (Frank N Caliendo, Aspen Gorry, Sita Slavov), National Bureau of Economic Research 2015.

The Financial Feasibility of Delaying Social Security: Evidence from Administrative Tax Data.” (Gopi S Goda, Shanthi Ramnath, John B Shoven, Sita Slavov), National Bureau of Economic Research 2015.

Does Retirement Improve Health and Life Satisfaction?” (Aspen Gorry, Devon Gorry, Sita Slavov), National Bureau of Economic Research 2015.

The Construction of Morals.” (Daniel L. Chen and Susan Yeh). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 2015.

Revealing the Rapist Next Door: Property Impacts of a Sex Offender Registry.” (Susan Yeh). International Review of Law and Economics, 44, 2015.

 2014

Do Black Mayors Improve Black Employment Outcomes? Evidence from Large U.S. Cities.” (John V. Nye, Ilia Rainer, and Thomas Stratmann). Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 2014.

The Role of Retiree Health Insurance in the Early Retirement of Public Sector Employees” (John B. Shoven and Sita Nataraj Slavov). Journal of Health Economics 2014.

Public versus Private Provision of Public Goods,” (Sita Nataraj Slavov). Journal of Public Economic Theory 2014.

Does It Pay to Delay Social Security?” (John B. Shoven and Sita Nataraj Slavov). Journal of Pension Economics and Finance 2014.

Recent Changes in the Gains from Delaying Social Security” (John B. Shoven and Sita Nataraj Slavov), Journal of Financial Planning 2014

2013

The Effects of Earmarks on the Likelihood of Reelection” (Thomas Stratmann). European Journal of Political Economy 2013.

Do SBA Loans Create Jobs? Estimates from Universal Panel Data and Longitudinal Matching Methods” (J.D. Brown and J.S. Earle). Working paper, first version 2012, revised 2013.

FDI and Wages:  Evidence from Firm-Level and Linked Employer-Employee Data in Hungary, 1986-2008” (J.S. Earle, A. Telegdy, and G. Antal).  Working paper, revised 2013.