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Department of Economics, Appalachian State University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

1997

  1. Arbitration in the Shadow of the Law
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University
  2. Deterring Drunk Driving Fatalities: An Economics of Crime Perspective
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (4)
  3. Endogenous Morality
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (1)
  4. Market Alternatives for Crime Control: Entrepreneurial Responses to Government Failure
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University
  5. To Arbitrate or to Litigate: That is the Question
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Law and Economics (1999)

1996

  1. 7500: Arbitration
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (3)
  2. The Economist's Role In Rationalizing Drug Policy
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University
  3. The Evolution of Commercial Law
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (9)
  4. The Law Merchant
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (3)

1993

  1. Enterpreneurial Policy and Drug Enforcement Policy
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (1)
  2. The Impetus for Recognizing Private Poverty and Adopting Ethical Behavior in a Market Economy: Natural Law, Government Law, or Evolving Self- Interest
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Austrian Economics (1993)
  3. Third Thoughts on Contracting Out
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (2)
  4. Toxic Torts by Government
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University

1992

  1. A Multivariate Time Series Approach to Market Delineation and Pricing Dynamics in Spacial Competition
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University
  2. Estimating Deterrence Effects: A Public Choice Perspective on the Economics of Crime Literature
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (27)
  3. The Impact of Provincial Marketing Boards on Pricing Dynamics in the North American Slaughter Hog Market
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (5)

1991

  1. Customary law as a Social Contract Internatioanl Commercial Law
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Constitutional Political Economy (1992)
  2. Do we Want the production of Prison Services to be more "Efficient"?
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University View citations (1)
  3. Lack of Cooperation in law Enforcement: Public Good Free Riding or Common pool Under-Investment?
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, Florida State University

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Does private security affect crime?: a test using state regulations as instruments
    Applied Economics, 2017, 49, (48), 4911-4924 Downloads View citations (4)

2015

  1. Regulation As a Barrier to Market Provision and to Innovation: The Case of Toll Roads and Steam Carriages in England
    Journal of Private Enterprise, 2015, 30, (Spring 2015), 61-87 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The occupations of regulators influence occupational regulation: evidence from the US private security industry
    Public Choice, 2015, 162, (1), 97-117 Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Pashtunwali—Law for the lawless, defense for the stateless
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2014, 37, (C), 108-120 Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Peter T. Leeson: The invisible hook: the hidden economics of pirates
    Public Choice, 2010, 145, (3), 589-592 Downloads

2009

  1. Economic Dissociative Identity Disorder: The Math Gamer, the Anti-Policy Econometrician and the Narrative Political Economist
    Econ Journal Watch, 2009, 6, (3), 364-373 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Alcohol and rape: An "economics-of-crime" perspective
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2007, 27, (4), 442-473 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. PRIVATE POLICING AND PRIVATE ROADS: A COASIAN APPROACH TO DRUNK-DRIVING POLICY
    Economic Affairs, 2007, 27, (4), 30-38 Downloads

2006

  1. Contractual nullification of economically-detrimental state-made laws
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2006, 19, (2), 149-187 Downloads

2004

  1. Opportunities Forgone: The Unmeasurable Costs of Regulation
    Journal of Private Enterprise, 2004, 19, (Spring 2004), 1-25 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Property rights: Cooperation, conflict, and law, edited by Anderson, T. L. and McChesney, F. S. Princeton NJ, and Oxford, UK: Princeton University Press, 2003, x+398 pp., USD 29.95 (paper)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2004, 25, (8), 552-554 Downloads

2003

  1. Implicit Taxes Collected by State Liquor Monopolies
    Public Choice, 2003, 115, (3-4), 313-31 Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. Regulatory Disequilibrium and Inefficiency: The Case of Interstate Trucking
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2002, 15, (2-3), 229-55 Downloads View citations (11)

2001

  1. Privately Produced General Deterrence
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2001, 44, (2), 725-46 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Roger E. Meiners and Andrew P. Morriss (Eds), The Common Law and the Environment: Rethinking the Statutory Basis for Modern Environmental Law
    Public Choice, 2001, 107, (1), 189-194 Downloads

2000

  1. Can police deter drunk driving?
    Applied Economics, 2000, 32, (3), 357-366 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Entrepreneurial Police and Drug Enforcement Policy
    Public Choice, 2000, 104, (3-4), 285-308 Downloads View citations (14)
  3. Jurisdictional Choice in International Trade: Implications for Lex Cybernatoria
    Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, 2000, 10, (1), 1-32 Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, 2000, 10, (1), 30 (2000) Downloads
  4. Private Sources of Trust and Recourse: Prerequisites for the Successful Emergence of Markets in Cyberspace
    Journal of Private Enterprise, 2000, 16, (Fall 2000), 69-92 Downloads

1999

  1. An Economic Theory of the Evolution of Governance and the Emergence of the State
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 1999, 12, (2), 131-60 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Beer Taxation and Alcohol-Related Traffic Fatalities
    Southern Economic Journal, 1999, 66, (2), 214-249 View citations (29)
  3. Deterring drunk driving fatalities: an economics of crime perspective1
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1999, 19, (2), 205-225 Downloads View citations (17)
  4. Polycentric Law Versus Monopolized Law: Implications from International Trade for the Potential Success of Emerging Markets
    Journal of Private Enterprise, 1999, 15, (Fall 1999), 36-66 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. To Arbitrate or To Litigate: That Is the Question
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 1999, 8, (2), 91-151 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1998

  1. Deterrence and Public Policy: Trade-Offs in the Allocation of Police Resources
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1998, 18, (1), 77-100 Downloads View citations (30)
  2. Economic Freedom and the Evolution of Law
    Cato Journal, 1998, 18, (2), 209-232 Downloads View citations (4)

1997

  1. David Boaz (1997) Libertarianism: A Primer
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1997, 8, (4), 353-354 Downloads

1995

  1. An Exploration of the Impact of Modern Arbitration Statutes on the Development of Arbitration in the United States
    Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 1995, 11, (2), 479-501 View citations (11)
  2. Delineating Spatial Markets Using Multivariate Time Series
    The Review of Regional Studies, 1995, 25, (3), 247-270 Downloads
  3. Police Bureaucracies, Their Incentives, and the War on Drugs
    Public Choice, 1995, 83, (1-2), 21-45 View citations (19)

1994

  1. Are Public Goods Really Common Pools? Considerations of the Evolution of Policing and Highways in England
    Economic Inquiry, 1994, 32, (2), 249-71 View citations (27)
  2. Drug Enforcement and the Deterrence of Property Crime Among Local Jurisdictions
    Public Finance Review, 1994, 22, (1), 22-45 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Emerging from the Hobbesian jungle: Might takes and makes rights
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1994, 5, (2), 129-158 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Intra-National Effects of a Countervailing Duty on the United States/Canadian Hog Market
    Review of Agricultural Economics, 1994, 16, (2), 187-201 Downloads View citations (5)

1993

  1. Spatial Competition In Illicit Drug Markets: The Consequences Of Increased Drug Law Enforcement
    The Review of Regional Studies, 1993, 23, (3), 219-236 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. The Impetus for Recognizing Private Property and Adopting Ethical Behavior in a Market Economy: Natural Law, Government Law, or Evolving Self-Interest
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 1993, 6, (2), 43-80 View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (1993)

1992

  1. Customary law as a social contract: International commercial law
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1992, 3, (1), 1-27 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. The Development Of Criminal Law Ans Its Enforcement: Public Interest Or Political Transfers?
    Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, 1992, 3, (1), 30 Downloads View citations (2)

1991

  1. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ILLICIT DRUG ENFORCEMENT POLICY AND PROPERTY CRIMES
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 1991, 9, (4), 106-115 Downloads View citations (25)

1990

  1. Integration of Spatial Markets
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1990, 72, (1), 49-62 Downloads View citations (33)
  2. Interstate Tax Competition, Incentives to Collude, and Federal Influences
    Cato Journal, 1990, 10, (1), 75-90 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. On the Basing-Point System
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (3), 584-88 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. On the Basing-Point System: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (4), 963-67 Downloads View citations (2)

1989

  1. Further thoughts on rent-seeking, bureaucratic output, and the price of complements
    Public Choice, 1989, 63, (3), 279-281 Downloads
  2. Spatial competition with free entry, Chamberlinian tangencies, and social efficiency: A reevaluation
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1989, 26, (1), 84-89 Downloads

1988

  1. An Institutional Explanation for Corruption of Criminal Justice Officials
    Cato Journal, 1988, 8, (1), 139-163 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Corruption in law enforcement: one consequence of "The tragedy of the commons" arising with public allocation processes
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1988, 8, (1), 73-84 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Location Choice and Urban Growth in a Rent-Seeking Society
    Public Finance Review, 1988, 16, (2), 158-177 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Rent seekers who demand government production: Bureaucratic output and the price of complements
    Public Choice, 1988, 56, (1), 3-16 Downloads
  5. The impact of experience on prices and profits in experimental duopoly markets
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1988, 9, (4), 345-365 Downloads View citations (17)

1987

  1. Interest Groups and the Antitrust Paradox
    Cato Journal, 1987, 6, (3), 801-817 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Price Reporting in Experimental Markets
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 1987, 35, (2), 357-371 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Tariffs and location specific income redistribution
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1987, 17, (2), 223-243 Downloads View citations (2)

1986

  1. Regulatory Transfers in Canadian/American Agriculture: The Case of Supply Management
    Cato Journal, 1986, 6, (1), 271-294 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Incentives to Organize and Demand Regulation: Two Ends against the Middle
    Economic Inquiry, 1986, 24, (3), 473-84 View citations (2)
  3. The Lagged Impact of State and Local Taxes on Economic Activity and Political Behavior
    Economic Inquiry, 1986, 24, (3), 389-401 View citations (24)

1985

  1. An Alternative View of Pricing in Retail Food Markets
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1985, 67, (2), 296-306 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Free Market Congestion Tolls: A Correction [Spatial Price Theory and an Efficient Congestion Toll Established by the Free Market]
    Economic Inquiry, 1985, 23, (2), 361-62

1984

  1. An explanation of intra-industry trade in identical commodities
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 1984, 2, (2), 85-97 Downloads
  2. On the Ability of Spatial Competitors to Price Discriminate
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 1984, 33, (2), 251-55 Downloads
  3. Rent Seeking and Supply Management in Canadian Agriculture
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 1984, 32, (3), 548-558 Downloads
  4. Spatial Price Theory and an Efficient Congestion Toll Established by the Free Market
    Economic Inquiry, 1984, 22, (2), 244-52
  5. Spatial competition with free entry, Chamberlinian tangencies, and social efficiency
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1984, 15, (3), 270-286 Downloads
  6. The level of average production cost chosen by a multiplant spatial monopolist
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1984, 14, (1), 37-44 Downloads

1983

  1. Logrolling and high demand committee review
    Public Choice, 1983, 41, (3), 427-434 Downloads
  2. Tariffs which lower price in the restricting country: An analysis of spatial markets
    Journal of International Economics, 1983, 15, (1-2), 117-133 Downloads View citations (6)

1980

  1. Loschian Competition under Alternative Demand Conditions
    American Economic Review, 1980, 70, (5), 1098-1105 Downloads View citations (4)

Edited books

2010

  1. Handbook on the Economics of Crime
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (4)

Chapters

2017

  1. Customary commercial law, credibility, contracting, and credit in the high Middle Ages
    Chapter 7 in Research Handbook on Austrian Law and Economics, 2017, pp 129-177 Downloads

2011

  1. The Law Merchant’s Story: How Romantic is it?
    Chapter 3 in Law, Economics and Evolutionary Theory, 2011 Downloads

2010

  1. Conclusion
    Chapter 20 in Handbook on the Economics of Crime, 2010 Downloads
  2. The Allocation of Police
    Chapter 8 in Handbook on the Economics of Crime, 2010 Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Economics of crime
    Chapter 4 in Economics Uncut, 2005 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Economics of drug liberalization
    Chapter 3 in Economics Uncut, 2005 Downloads

2004

  1. Corruption
    Chapter 15 in The Elgar Companion to the Economics of Property Rights, 2004 Downloads

2001

  1. Law and economics
    Chapter 26 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, 2001 Downloads View citations (5)

1994

  1. Legal philosophy
    Chapter 39 in The Elgar Companion to Austrian Economics, 1994 Downloads
 
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