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Working Papers

2008

  1. The Political Economy of Constitutional Choice: A Study of the 2005 Kenyan Constitutional Referendum
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Constitutional Political Economy (2010)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. A Personal Remembrance
    Southern Economic Journal, 2017, 83, (3), 630-636 Downloads
  2. Income-expenditure elasticities of less-healthy consumption goods
    Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, 2017, 6, (1), 127-148 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Political Party Impacts on Direct Democracy: the 2015 Greek Austerity Referendum
    Atlantic Economic Journal, 2017, 45, (1), 5-15 Downloads
  4. Rest in peace, Bob Tollison
    Public Choice, 2017, 171, (1), 1-5 Downloads

2016

  1. Corruption and Voter Turnout: A Spatial Econometric Approach
    Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy, 2016, 46, (2) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Intellectual Property Rights, Public Choice, Networks, and the New Age of Informal IP Regimes
    Supreme Court Economic Review, 2016, 23, (1), 169 - 192 Downloads
  3. Richard Vedder and the Future of Higher Education Reform
    Cato Journal, 2016, 36, (1), 143-164 Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. What Did Economists Do? Euvoluntary, Voluntary, and Coercive Institutions for Collective Action
    Southern Economic Journal, 2014, 80, (4), 926-937 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. What should government do? Problems of social cost, externalities and all that
    Public Choice, 2012, 152, (1), 103-114 Downloads

2011

  1. 2010 Presidential Address - The New Deal and Modern Memory
    Southern Economic Journal, 2011, 77, (3), 515-542 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Enforcement of the USA Patriot Act's anti-money laundering provisions: Have regulators followed a risk-based approach?
    Global Finance Journal, 2011, 22, (1), 19-31 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Of Rebates and Drawbacks: The Standard Oil (N.J.) Company and the Railroads
    Review of Industrial Organization, 2011, 38, (3), 267-283 Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. ON ETHNIC CONFLICT AND THE ORIGINS OF TRANSNATIONAL TERRORISM
    Defence and Peace Economics, 2010, 21, (1), 65-87 Downloads View citations (59)
  2. Public choice theory and antitrust policy
    Public Choice, 2010, 142, (3), 385-406 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Robert D. Tollison, 65 years on
    Public Choice, 2010, 142, (3), 261-264 Downloads
  4. The consequences of the US DOJ’s antitrust activities: A macroeconomic perspective
    Public Choice, 2010, 142, (3), 409-422 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. The political economy of constitutional choice: a study of the 2005 Kenyan constitutional referendum
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2010, 21, (1), 1-27 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2009

  1. And the Beat Goes On: Further Evidence on Voting on the Form of County Governance in the Midst of Public Corruption
    Kyklos, 2009, 62, (1), 65-84 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Editorial announcement
    Public Choice, 2009, 139, (1), 1-1 Downloads

2008

  1. Christopher J. Coyne: After war: the political economy of exporting democracy
    Public Choice, 2008, 136, (3), 497-500 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Henry H. Bauer. The Origin, Persistence and Failings of HIV/AIDS Theory
    Public Choice, 2008, 134, (3), 501-504 Downloads
  3. Innovation and the opportunity cost of monopoly
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2008, 29, (8), 619-627 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Prophet of innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and creative destruction, by McCraw, T. K., Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: Cambridge and London, 2007, xi+719pp., USD 35.00 (cloth)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2008, 29, (8), 675-677 Downloads
  5. Taxonomy: racism versus fiscal conservatism in voting on segregationist provisions in Alabama’s constitution
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2008, 19, (1), 61-80 Downloads

2007

  1. Editorial announcement
    Public Choice, 2007, 132, (3), 255-256 Downloads
  2. Flags of our fathers: Voting on Confederate symbols in the State of Georgia
    Public Choice, 2007, 131, (1), 83-99 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Notorious murders, black lanterns, & moveable goods: the transformation of Edinburgh's underworld in the early nineteenth century, by Symonds, D. A., Series on International Political and Economic History, University of Akron Press: Akron, OH; 2006, xiv+180pp., USD 39.95 (cloth)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2007, 28, (2), 169-170 Downloads

2006

  1. A theory of commodity bundling in final product markets: Professor Hirshleifer meets Professor Becker
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2006, 26, (2), 162-179 Downloads
  2. An analytical history of terrorism, 1945–2000
    Public Choice, 2006, 128, (1), 7-39 Downloads View citations (40)
  3. Corrupt political jurisdictions and voter participation
    Public Choice, 2006, 126, (1), 87-106 Downloads View citations (19)
  4. Katrinanomics: The politics and economics of disaster relief
    Public Choice, 2006, 127, (1), 31-53 Downloads View citations (44)
  5. No Pretense to Honesty: County Government Corruption in Mississippi
    Economics of Governance, 2006, 7, (3), 211-227 Downloads View citations (9)

2005

  1. James T. Bennett, Tax-Funded Politics. New Brunswick, NJ and London: Transaction Publishers, 2004. 204 pages. USD 29.95 (cloth)
    Public Choice, 2005, 124, (3), 481-484 Downloads
  2. Mark Thornton and Robert B. Ekelund Jr., Tariffs, Blockades, and Inflation: The Economics of the Civil War. No. 15 in the American Crisis Series: Books on the Civil War Era, Steven E. Woodworth (Ed.), Wilmington, DE: SR Books, 2004. xxix + 124 pages. USD 65.00 (cloth); 19.95 (paper)
    Public Choice, 2005, 123, (1), 243-248 Downloads
  3. Public choice in the new century
    Public Choice, 2005, 124, (1), 1-18 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Tariffs, Blockades, and Inflation: The Economics of the Civil War
    Public Choice, 2005, 125, (1), 229-234 Downloads
  5. The unfinished business of public choice
    Public Choice, 2005, 124, (1), 237-247 Downloads

2004

  1. Dennis C. Mueller, Public Choice III
    Public Choice, 2004, 118, (3_4), 469-473 Downloads
  2. Economics and English: Language Growth in Economic Perspective
    Southern Economic Journal, 2004, 71, (2), 232-259 View citations (3)
  3. George W. Bush and the Return to Deficit Finance
    Public Choice, 2004, 118, (3_4), 223-234 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Moneyball: The art of winning an unfair game, by Lewis, M. New York and London: Norton, 2003, xv + 288 pp., USD 24.95 (cloth)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2004, 25, (8), 550-552 Downloads
  5. On the Internal Contradictions of the Law of One Price
    Economic Inquiry, 2004, 42, (4), 706-716 Downloads View citations (5)
  6. Under Two Flags: Symbolic Voting in the State of Mississippi
    Public Choice, 2004, 118, (1_2), 105-124 Downloads View citations (8)

2003

  1. On the Third Law of Demand
    Economic Inquiry, 2003, 41, (2), 292-298 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Rent Seeking into the Income Distribution
    Kyklos, 2003, 56, (4), 441-456 Downloads View citations (11)

2002

  1. Centralized versus decentralized decision-making in a county government setting
    Economics of Governance, 2002, 3, (2), 101-115 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. September 11, 2001
    Public Choice, 2002, 112, (3-4), 225-32 Downloads
    Also in Public Choice, 2002, 111, (1-2), 1-8 (2002) Downloads
  3. September 11, 2001: Erratum
    Public Choice, 2002, 112, (3-4), 213 Downloads
  4. The Economics of Network Industries, by Shy, O. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001, xiii +315 pp., $64.95 (cloth); $22.95 (paper)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2002, 23, (2), 93-94 Downloads
  5. The Informant: A True Story, by Eichenwald, K. New York: Broadway Books, 2000, xv+606 pp., $26.00 (cloth), $14.95 (paper)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2002, 23, (1), 45-47 Downloads

2001

  1. The Political Economy of the IRS
    Economics and Politics, 2001, 13, (2), 201-220 Downloads View citations (55)

2000

  1. James C. Miller III, Monopoly politics
    Public Choice, 2000, 104, (1), 193-196 Downloads

1999

  1. Morgan: American financier, by Strouse, J., New York: Random House, 1999, xv+796 pp., $34.95 (cloth)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1999, 20, (6), 345-347
  2. Reversal of Fortune: The Politics and Economics of the Superconducting Supercollider
    Public Choice, 1999, 100, (3-4), 185-201 Downloads
  3. Unpaid Professionals: Commercialism and Conflict in Big-Time College Sports, by A. Zimbalist, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999, xii+252 pp., $24.95 (cloth)
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1999, 20, (6), 349-351

1998

  1. Book Review: TITAN: THE LIFE OF JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER, SR., by Chernow, R., New York: Random House, 1998
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1998, 19, (3), 197-199
  2. Joseph Cornwall Palamountain, Jr., The politics of distribution
    Public Choice, 1998, 95, (1), 206-209 Downloads
  3. Legal Institutions and Abortion Rates in Mississippi
    Cato Journal, 1998, 18, (1), 119-129 Downloads
  4. Moral Hazard and the Effects of the Designated Hitter Rule Revisited
    Economic Inquiry, 1998, 36, (4), 688-92 View citations (5)
  5. Robert B. Ekelund, Jr., Robert F. Hébert, Robert D. Tollison, Gary M. Anderson, and Audrey B. Davidson, Sacred trust: The medieval Church as an economic firm
    Public Choice, 1998, 94, (1), 211-216 Downloads

1997

  1. Batter Up! Moral Hazard and the Effects of the Designated Hitter Rule on Hit Batsmen
    Economic Inquiry, 1997, 35, (3), 555-61 View citations (6)
  2. Book review: The economic laws of scientific research, by Kealey, T., Houndmills, Hampshire: Macmillan Press and New York: St Martin's Press, 1996
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1997, 18, (5), 414-416
  3. Book review: The ownership of enterprise, by Hansmann, H., Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1996
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1997, 18, (3), 271-272
  4. On the (Relative) Unimportance of a Balanced Budget
    Public Choice, 1997, 90, (1-4), 215-33 Downloads View citations (10)

1996

  1. Competition, Expenditures and Student Performance: Reply to Borland and Howsaen
    Public Choice, 1996, 87, (3-4), 401-03 View citations (1)

1995

  1. Private School Enrollment and Public School Performance: Reply
    Public Choice, 1995, 82, (3-4), 375-79

1994

  1. Instant Winners: Legal Change in Transition and the Diffusion of State Lotteries
    Public Choice, 1994, 80, (3-4), 245-63 View citations (8)

1993

  1. Demand Fluctuations and Firm Heterogeneity
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 1993, 41, (1), 51-60 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Firm Heterogeneity and Production Flexibility: Evidence from Price-Cost Margins of Large and Small Firms
    Bulletin of Economic Research, 1993, 45, (3), 229-44
  3. Private School Enrollment and Public School Performance
    Public Choice, 1993, 76, (4), 301-12 View citations (46)

1992

  1. Ethics Laws and the Outside Earnings of Politicians: The Case of Alabama's "Legislator-Educators."
    Public Choice, 1992, 73, (2), 135-45 View citations (16)
  2. Market structure, sales to government, and the theory of oligopoly
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1992, 19, (1), 69-81 Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. Educational achievement and the cost of bureaucracy
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1991, 15, (1), 29-45 Downloads View citations (5)

1990

  1. A Public Choice Theory of the Great Contraction: Further Evidence
    Public Choice, 1990, 67, (3), 277-83 View citations (2)
  2. Economists and the Economy
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1990, 72, (4), 707-11 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Price-Cost Margins and Industry Structure in Developing Countries: The Case of Korea
    Bulletin of Economic Research, 1990, 42, (3), 197-210 View citations (1)
  4. The Growth of Social Security: Electoral Push or Political Pull?
    Economic Inquiry, 1990, 28, (1), 109-32 View citations (26)

1989

  1. On the Incentives of Judges to Enforce Legislative Wealth Transfers
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1989, 32, (1), 215-28 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. Political Entry Barriers and Tax Incidence: The Political Economy of Sales and Excise Taxes
    Public Finance = Finances publiques, 1989, 44, (1), 8-18 View citations (5)
  3. Political successions and the growth of government
    Public Choice, 1989, 62, (2), 173-179 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Price leadership with incomplete information
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1989, 11, (3), 423-429 Downloads View citations (2)

1988

  1. A Public Choice Perspective of the Banking Act of 1933
    Cato Journal, 1988, 7, (3), 595-619 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. A public choice theory of the great contraction
    Public Choice, 1988, 59, (1), 3-23 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Affirmative action and unemployment
    European Journal of Political Economy, 1988, 4, (4), 479-490 Downloads
  4. Crime or punishment?: Enforcement of the NCAA football cartel
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1988, 10, (4), 433-451 Downloads View citations (11)
  5. The Disinterest in Deregulation: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1988, 78, (1), 284
    Also in American Economic Review, 1986, 76, (3), 564-65 (1986) Downloads View citations (1)

1987

  1. Don't Revise the Clayton Act, Scrap It !
    Cato Journal, 1987, 6, (3), 925-932 Downloads
  2. Durable Tax Reform
    Cato Journal, 1987, 7, (1), 273-281 Downloads
  3. Rational Self-Taxation: Complementary Inputs and Excise Taxation
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1987, 20, (3), 527-32 Downloads

1985

  1. Adam Smith in the Customhouse
    Journal of Political Economy, 1985, 93, (4), 740-59 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Corporate Chartering: An Exploration in the Economics of Legal Change
    Economic Inquiry, 1985, 23, (4), 585-99 View citations (4)
  3. Efficient rents 2 free entry and efficient rent seeking
    Public Choice, 1985, 46, (3), 247-258 Downloads View citations (14)
  4. Legislation and Political Business Cycles
    Kyklos, 1985, 38, (1), 43-59 Downloads View citations (6)
  5. The Behavior of Regulatory Activity over the Business Cycle: An Empirical Test
    Economic Inquiry, 1985, 23, (1), 7-19 View citations (7)
  6. The positive economics of antitrust policy: A survey article
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1985, 5, (1), 39-57 Downloads View citations (3)

1984

  1. A note on centralized regulatory review
    Public Choice, 1984, 43, (1), 83-88 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Disinterest in Deregulation
    American Economic Review, 1984, 74, (5), 1075-79 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. The Random Character of Merger Activity
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1984, 15, (4), 500-509 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. The Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1984, 74, (5), 1121-23 Downloads View citations (2)
  5. The convergence of satisficing to marginalism: An empirical test
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1984, 5, (3-4), 375-385 Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The regressive nature of civil penalties
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1984, 4, (1), 55-66 Downloads View citations (2)

1983

  1. Preliminary Evidence on the Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System
    American Economic Review, 1983, 73, (3), 291-304 View citations (20)

Books

1998

  1. The Political Economy of the New Deal
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (7)

Edited books

2013

  1. The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, Second Edition
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads
  2. The Oxford Handbook of Managerial Economics
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press

2002

  1. The Economics of Budget Deficits, vol Two volume set
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (2)

2001

  1. The Elgar Companion to Public Choice
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (5)

1995

  1. The Causes and Consequences of Antitrust
    University of Chicago Press Economics Books, University of Chicago Press

Chapters

2013

  1. Individual choice and collective choice: an overview
    Chapter 1 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, Second Edition, 2013, pp 3-11 Downloads

2011

  1. Terrorism in Rational Choice Perspective
    Chapter 8 in The Handbook on the Political Economy of War, 2011 Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Clubs and club goods
    Chapter 16 in The Elgar Companion to Public Choice, 2001 Downloads

Editor

  1. Public Choice
    Springer
 
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