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Volume 74, issue 5, 1984

Orange Juice and Weather pp. 861-80 Downloads
Richard Roll
Prelude to Macroeconomics pp. 881-92 Downloads
Richard Startz
Unionization and Firm Performance: The Impact on Profits, Growth, and Productivity pp. 893-919 Downloads
Kim B Clark
A New Theory of Aggregate Supply pp. 920-30 Downloads
Roger Farmer
Deterrence by Market Sharing: A Strategic Incentive for Licensing pp. 931-41 Downloads
Nancy Gallini
Adaptive Responses to Chemical Labeling: Are Workers Bayesian Decision Makers? pp. 942-56 Downloads
W Viscusi and O'Connor, Charles J
Migration and Interregional Employment Redistribution in the United States pp. 957-69 Downloads
Michael J Greenwood and Gary Hunt
Endogenous Tariff Formation pp. 970-85 Downloads
Wolfgang Mayer
Consensus and Dissension among Economists: An Empirical Inquiry pp. 986-94 Downloads
Frey, Bruno S, et al
Mortgage Interest Rates in the Populist Era pp. 995-1015 Downloads
Barry Eichengreen
Applied General Equilibrium Analysis of Small Open Economies with Scale Economies and Imperfect Competition pp. 1016-32 Downloads
Richard Harris
Quasi-Pareto Social Improvements pp. 1033-50 Downloads
Yew-Kwang Ng
Tobin's q and the Structure-Performance Relationship pp. 1051-60 Downloads
Michael Smirlock, Thomas Gilligan and William Marshall
The Degree of Fiscal Illusion in Interest Rates: Some Direct Estimates pp. 1061-66 Downloads
Joe Peek and James A Wilcox
The Greek Stabilization of 1944-46 pp. 1067-74 Downloads
Gail E Makinen
The Disinterest in Deregulation pp. 1075-79 Downloads
Robert McCormick, William Shughart and Robert Tollison
Market Opportunities, Intrafamily Resource Allocation, and Sex-Specific Survival Rates: An Intercountry Extension pp. 1080-86 Downloads
Rati Ram
Directly Unproductive Prophet-seeking Activities pp. 1087-88 Downloads
Avinash Dixit and Gene Grossman
The Client Relationship and a "Just" Price pp. 1089-95 Downloads
Amihai Glazer
Cost-Benefit Analysis under Uncertainty: Comment pp. 1096-99 Downloads
Robert Mendelsohn and William J Strang
Cost-Benefit Analysis under Uncertainty: Reply pp. 1100-102 Downloads
Daniel A Graham
Labor Supply and Tax Rates: Comment pp. 1103-07 Downloads
James A Wilde
Labor Supply and Tax Rates: Reply pp. 1108-09 Downloads
James Gwartney and Richard Stroup
An Empirical Test of the Infant Industry Argument: Comment pp. 1110-11 Downloads
Robert Lucas
An Empirical Test of the Infant Industry Argument: Reply pp. 1112-13 Downloads
Anne O Krueger and Baran Tuncer
The Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System: Comment pp. 1114-17 Downloads
John H Boyd
The Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System: Comment pp. 1118-20 Downloads
John S Strong
The Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System: Reply pp. 1121-23 Downloads
William Shughart and Robert Tollison
Illusory Wage Differentials: Comment [The Narrowing of Black-White Wage Differentials Is Illusory] pp. 1124-27 Downloads
Keith Hylton
Illusory Wage Differentials: Reply pp. 1128
Edward Lazear
Currency Substitution and Instability in the World Dollar Standard: Comment pp. 1129-31 Downloads
Christopher Radcliffe, Arthur D Warga and Thomas D Willett
International Influences on the U.S. Economy: Summary of an Exchange pp. 1132-34 Downloads
McKinnon, Ronald I, et al
Why Do Companies Pay Dividends? Comment pp. 1135-36 Downloads
Gary A Bortz and John Rust
Why Do Companies Pay Dividends? Comment pp. 1137-41 Downloads
Joel Hasbrouck and Irwin Friend
Why Do Companies Pay Dividends? Comment pp. 1142
Oded H Sarig

Volume 74, issue 4, 1984

Are Workers Paid Their Marginal Products? pp. 549-71 Downloads
Robert Frank
"Contestability" vs. Competition pp. 572-87 Downloads
William G Shepherd
Unattainability of Integrability and Definiteness Conditions in the General Case of Demand for Money and Goods pp. 588-604 Downloads
Paul Samuelson and Ryuzo Sato
International Trade, Foreign Investment, and the Formation of the Entrepreneurial Class pp. 605-14 Downloads
Gene Grossman
A Test for Subadditivity of the Cost Function with an Application to the Bell System pp. 615-23 Downloads
David Evans and James Heckman
Do Oligopolists Earn "Noncompetitive" Rates of Return? pp. 624-32 Downloads
William W Alberts
Some Calculations of Lifetime Tax Incidence pp. 633-49 Downloads
James Davies, France St-Hilaire and John Whalley
Two Agency-Cost Explanations of Dividends pp. 650-59 Downloads
Frank H Easterbrook
Managerial Rents and Outside Recruitment in the Coasian Firm pp. 660-72 Downloads
Roger L Faith, Richard S Higgins and Robert Tollison
An Empirical Analysis of Welfare Dependence pp. 673-84 Downloads
Mark W Plant
Race and Human Capital pp. 685-98 Downloads
James Smith
Competitive Payments Systems and the Unit of Account pp. 699-712 Downloads
Lawrence White
Reputations in the Labor Market pp. 713-25 Downloads
Lorne Carmichael
LDC Foreign Borrowing and Default Risk: An Empirical Investigation, 1976-80 pp. 726-34 Downloads
Sebastian Edwards
Racial Discrimination in the Provision of Financial Services pp. 735-41 Downloads
James T Lindley, Selby, Edward B, and John Jackson
Lucas on the Quantity Theory: Hypothesis Testing without Theory pp. 742-49 Downloads
Charles Whiteman
The Firm in Short-run Industry Equilibrium: Comment pp. 750-53 Downloads
Michael Braulke
The Firm in Short-run Industry Equilibrium: Further Comment pp. 754
Ronald A Heiner
Union Wage Policies: Comment [Wage Bargaining and Employment] pp. 755-58 Downloads
Paul G Chapman and Malcolm R Fisher
Union Wage Policies: Reply [Wage Bargaining and Employment] pp. 759-61 Downloads
Ian McDonald and Robert Solow
Government Debt: Comment [Government Debt in an Overlapping-Generations Model with Bequests and Gifts] pp. 762-65 Downloads
Willem Buiter and Jeffrey Carmichael
Government Debt: Reply [Government Debt in an Overlapping-Generations Model with Bequests and Gifts] pp. 766-67 Downloads
John Burbidge
Accumulation of Property by Southern Blacks before World War I: Comment and Further Evidence pp. 768-76 Downloads
Robert Margo
Accumulation of Property by Southern Blacks before World War I: Reply pp. 777-81 Downloads
Robert Higgs
Methodology: A Comment on Frazer and Boland, I [An Essay on the Foundations of Friedman's Methodology] pp. 782-88 Downloads
Abraham Hirsch and Neil de Marchi
Methodology: A Comment on Frazer and Boland, II [An Essay on the Foundations of Friedman's Methodology] pp. 789-92 Downloads
Kevin Hoover
Methodology: Reply [An Essay on the Foundations of Friedman's Methodology] pp. 793-94 Downloads
Frazer, William J,
Methodology: Reply [An Essay on the Foundations of Friedman's Methodology] pp. 795-97 Downloads
Lawrence Boland
Test of the Lemons Model: Comment [A Direct Test of the 'Lemons' Model: The Market for Used Pickup Trucks] pp. 798-800 Downloads
Michael D Pratt and George Hoffer
Test of the Lemons Model: Reply [A Direct Test of the 'Lemons' Model: The Market for Used Pickup Trucks] pp. 801-04 Downloads
Eric Bond
The Homogenization of Heterogeneous Inputs: Comment pp. 805-07 Downloads
J Patrick Gunning
The Homogenization of Heterogeneous Inputs: Reply pp. 808
James Buchanan and Robert Tollison
On Liquidity Preference-Again: Comment [Liquidity Preference as Behavior toward Risk Is a Demand for Short-term Securities-Not Money] pp. 809-11 Downloads
Case M Sprenkle
On Liquidity Preference-Again: Reply [Liquidity Preference as Behavior toward Risk Is a Demand for Short-term Securities-Not Money] pp. 812-13 Downloads
Winston Chang, Daniel Hamberg and Junichi Hirata
Public Education: Comment [Wealth Neutrality and Local Choice in Public Education] pp. 814-19 Downloads
George Perkins
Public Education: Reply [Wealth Neutrality and Local Choice in Public Education] pp. 820-21 Downloads
Martin Feldstein
Economics Departmental Rankings: Comment [Economics Departmental Rankings: Research Incentives, Constraints, and Efficiency] pp. 822-26 Downloads
Hirsch, Barry T, et al
Economics Departmental Rankings: Comment [Economics Departmental Rankings: Research Incentives, Constraints, and Efficiency] pp. 827-33 Downloads
Timothy D Hogan
Economics Departmental Rankings: Reply and Errata [Economics Departmental Rankings: Research Incentives, Constraints, and Efficiency] pp. 834-36 Downloads
Philip Graves, James Marchand and Randall Thompson

Volume 74, issue 3, 1984

Economic Theory in the Mathematical Mode pp. 267-78 Downloads
Gerard Debreu
Capture and Ideology in the Economic Theory of Politics pp. 279-300 Downloads
Joseph P Kalt and Mark A Zupan
The U.S. Productivity Slowdown: A Case of Statistical Myopia pp. 301-22 Downloads
Michael Darby
Product Line Rivalry pp. 323-34 Downloads
James Brander and Jonathan Eaton
Risk, Inflation, and the Stock Market pp. 335-51 Downloads
Robert Pindyck
Welfare Costs per Dollar of Additional Tax Revenue in the United States pp. 352-62 Downloads
Charles Stuart
Money, Credit, and Prices in a Real Business Cycle pp. 363-80 Downloads
Robert King and Charles Plosser
Internal Bargaining, Labor Contracts, and a Marshallian Theory of the Firm pp. 381-93 Downloads
Hajime Miyazaki
Innovation, Market Structure, and Welfare pp. 394-403 Downloads
Pankaj Tandon
Rationing by Waiting Lists pp. 404-17 Downloads
Cotton M Lindsay and Bernard Feigenbaum
The Effects of Expectations on Union Wages pp. 418-32 Downloads
Roger Kaufman and Geoffrey Woglom
Equilibrium Unemployment as a Worker Discipline Device pp. 433-44 Downloads
Carl Shapiro and Joseph Stiglitz
Farm Foreclosure Moratorium Legislation: A Lesson from the Past pp. 445-57 Downloads
Lee Alston
The Economics of Performing Shakespeare pp. 458-66 Downloads
James H Gapinski
Econometric Policy Evaluation: Note pp. 467-70 Downloads
Thomas Cooley, Stephen LeRoy and Neil Raymon
Controlling Contradictions among Regulations pp. 471-75 Downloads
Lester Lave
Involuntary Unemployment as a Principal-Agent Equilibrium pp. 476-84 Downloads
James Foster and Henry Wan
The Theory of Trade in Middle Products: An Extension pp. 485-87 Downloads
Jeffrey Frankel
Credible Commitments: Further Remarks pp. 488-90 Downloads
Oliver Williamson
How General Is the Case for Unilateral Tariff Reduction? pp. 491
Paul Wonnacott and Ronald Wonnacott
The Misuse of Accounting Rates of Return: Comment pp. 492-93 Downloads
Ira Horowitz
The Misuse of Accounting Rates of Return: Comment pp. 494-500 Downloads
William F Long and David J Ravenscraft
The Misuse of Accounting Rates of Return: Comment pp. 501-06 Downloads
Stephen Martin
The Misuse of Accounting Rates of Return: Comment pp. 507-08 Downloads
Michael F van Breda
The Misuse of Accounting Rates of Return: Reply pp. 509-17 Downloads
Franklin M Fisher
Market Opportunities, Genetic Endowments, and Intrafamily Resource Distribution: Comment pp. 518-20 Downloads
Nancy R Folbre
Market Opportunities, Genetic Endowments, and Intrafamily Resource Distribution: Reply pp. 521-22 Downloads
Mark Rosenzweig and T. Schultz
The Political Economy of Political Philosophy: Comment pp. 523-25 Downloads
Steven Cobb and Robert P Hagemann
The Political Economy of Political Philosophy: Reply pp. 526-27 Downloads
James T Bennett and Thomas J DiLorenzo
The Separability of Production and Location Decisions: Comment pp. 528-30 Downloads
Harry Clarke
The Separability of Production and Location Decisions: Reply pp. 531-32 Downloads
Hurter, Arthur P,, Joseph S Martinich and Enrique R Venta
Migration and Asymmetric Information: Comment pp. 533-34 Downloads
Eliakim Katz and Oded Stark
Migration and Asymmetric Information: Reply pp. 535
Peter Kwok and Hayne Leland

Volume 74, issue 2, 1984

Self-Command in Practice, in Policy, and in a Theory of Rational Choice pp. 1-11
Thomas Schelling
Improving the Teaching of Economics: Achievements and Aspirations pp. 12-18 Downloads
G L Bach and Allen C Kelley
A Profile of Senior Economics Majors in the United States pp. 19-25 Downloads
John Siegfried and Jennie E Raymond
The Role of Energy in Productivity Growth pp. 26-30 Downloads
Dale W Jorgenson
The Response of Energy Demand to Higher Prices: What Have We Learned? pp. 31-37 Downloads
James L Sweeney
Supply Shocks and Monetary Policy Revisited pp. 38-43 Downloads
Robert Gordon
A Simple Account of the Behavior of Long-Term Interest Rates pp. 44-48 Downloads
John Campbell and Robert Shiller
Unanticipated Money and Interest Rates pp. 49-54 Downloads
V Vance Roley and Carl Walsh
Interaction between Fiscal and Monetary Policy and the Real Rate of Interest pp. 55-60 Downloads
Robert Anderson, Albert Ando and Jared Enzler
Practical Implications of Game Theoretic Models of R&D pp. 61-66 Downloads
Jennifer Reinganum
Field Research on the Link between Technological Innovation and Growth: Evidence from the International Semiconductor Industry pp. 67-72 Downloads
M Therese Flaherty
The Relationship between Federal Contract R&D and Company R&D pp. 73-78
Frank Lichtenberg
Gift Exchange and Efficiency-Wage Theory: Four Views pp. 79-83 Downloads
George Akerlof
Introducing Social Structure into Economic Analysis pp. 84-88 Downloads
James S Coleman
Against Parsimony: Three Easy Ways of Complicating Some Categories of Economic Discourse pp. 89-96 Downloads
Albert Hirschman
Keynes and Economics Today pp. 97-102 Downloads
Don Patinkin
The Age of Schumpeter pp. 103-09 Downloads
Herbert Giersch
Marx's Contributions and Their Relevance Today pp. 110-15 Downloads
John G Gurley
The Limits of Neoclassical Theory in Management Education pp. 116-21 Downloads
David Teece and Sidney Winter
The Values of Economic Theory in Management Education pp. 122-26 Downloads
Robert G Harris
Economic Analysis and the Quest for Competitive Advantage pp. 127-32 Downloads
Richard E Caves
Reform of the Budget Process pp. 133-37 Downloads
Alice M Rivlin
Which Budget Deficit? Some Issues of Measurement and Their Implications pp. 138-43 Downloads
Robert Eisner
Public Opinion and the Balanced Budget pp. 144-49 Downloads
Alan Blinder and Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Wage-Price Behavior in the National Models of Project LINK pp. 150-54 Downloads
Bert G Hickman and Lawrence Klein
International Differences in Wage Behavior: Real, Nominal, or Exaggerated? pp. 155-59 Downloads
George Kahn
Cross-Country and Cross-Temporal Differences in Inflation Responsiveness pp. 160-65 Downloads
Charles L Schultze
The Public Capital Stock: Needs, Trends, and Performance pp. 166-73 Downloads
Charles R Hulten and George E Peterson
The Displacement of Local Spending for Pollution Control by Federal Construction Grants pp. 174-78
James Jondrow and Robert A Levy
Rational Expectations and Macroeconomics in 1984 pp. 179-82 Downloads
Robert Barro
Efficiency and the Variability of Asset Prices pp. 183-87 Downloads
Stephen LeRoy
Interpreting the Statistical Failures of Some Rational Expectations Macroeconomic Models pp. 188-93
Julio Rotemberg
Informational Imperfections in the Capital Market and Macroeconomic Fluctuations pp. 194-99 Downloads
Bruce Greenwald, Joseph Stiglitz and Andrew Weiss
Efficiency Wage Models of Unemployment pp. 200-205 Downloads
Janet Yellen
Recent Changes in Macro Policy and Its Effects: Some Time-Series Evidence pp. 206-10 Downloads
John Taylor
The Lucas Critique and the Volcker Deflation pp. 211-15
Olivier Blanchard
Foundations of Aggregate Supply Price pp. 216-20 Downloads
Otto Eckstein
Sources of Reasonable Hope for the Future pp. 221-25 Downloads
Kenneth E Boulding
Economic Growth, Resource Availability, and Environmental Quality pp. 226-30 Downloads
V. Smith and John V Krutilla
Will Productivity Growth Recover? Has It Done So Already? pp. 231-35
Martin Neil Baily
Tax Policy and the Investment Decision pp. 236-41 Downloads
Charles R Hulten
Family Labor Supply with Taxes pp. 242-48 Downloads
Jerry Hausman and Paul Ruud
The After-Tax Rate of Return Affects Private Savings pp. 249-53 Downloads
Lawrence Summers
Women, Youth, and Minorities and the Case of the Missing Productivity pp. 254-59
Shirley P Burggraf
Work Characteristics and the Male-Female Earnings Gap pp. 260-64
Marianne A Ferber and Joe L Spaeth
An Economic Model of Asset Division in the Dissolution of Marriage pp. 265-70 Downloads
Carol C Fethke
Responding to Trade-Distorting Policies of Other Countries pp. 271-76 Downloads
Robert Baldwin and T Scott Thompson
Perspectives on the Jurisprudence of International Trade pp. 277-81 Downloads
John H Jackson
Unfair Trade Practices: The Case for a Differential Response pp. 282-87 Downloads
Judith L Goldstein and Stephen D Krasner
Race and Punishment: Directions for Economic Research pp. 288-92 Downloads
Samuel Myers
Black Women, Economic Disadvantage, and Incentives to Crime pp. 293-97 Downloads
Llad Phillips and Votey, Harold L,
Assessing Greater Variability of Exchange Rates: A Private Sector Perspective pp. 298-304 Downloads
Marina vN Whitman
Stabilization Policies in Open Economies pp. 305-10 Downloads
Jeffrey R Shafer
Exchange Rates and Policy Choices: Some Lessons from Interdependence in a Multilateral Perspective pp. 311-15 Downloads
Val Koromzay, John Llewellyn and Stephen Potter
Consumer Demand for Automobile Safety pp. 316-19 Downloads
Clifford Winston and Fred Mannering
Differences between Risk Premiums in Union and Nonunion Wages and the Case for Occupational Safety Regulation pp. 320-23 Downloads
William T Dickens
The Lulling Effect: The Impact of Child-Resistant Packaging on Aspirin and Analgesic Ingestions pp. 324-27 Downloads
W Viscusi
Automobile Safety Regulation and Offsetting Behavior: Some New Empirical Estimates pp. 328-31 Downloads
Robert W Crandall and John D Graham
Contract Costs and Administered Prices: An Economic Theory of Rigid Wages pp. 332-38 Downloads
Benjamin Klein
Incentives and Wage Rigidity pp. 339-44 Downloads
Edward Lazear
Implicit Contracts, Explicit Contracts, and Wages pp. 345-49 Downloads
Robert J Flanagan
Price Rigidities and Market Structure pp. 350-55 Downloads
Joseph Stiglitz
Industrial Organization and Competitive Advantage in Multinational Industries pp. 356-60 Downloads
A. Spence
The Fat-Cat Effect, the Puppy-Dog Ploy, and the Lean and Hungry Look pp. 361-66 Downloads
Drew Fudenberg and Jean Tirole
Noisy Advertising and the Predation Rule in Antitrust Analysis pp. 367-71 Downloads
John C Hilke and Philip B Nelson
Strategic Behavior and Antitrust Analysis pp. 372-76 Downloads
William S Comanor and Harry Frech
Commodity Bundling pp. 377-81 Downloads
Robert E Dansby and Cecilia Conrad
Lessons from the 1979-82 Monetary Policy Experiment pp. 382-87 Downloads
Benjamin M Friedman
Monetarist Rules in the Light of Recent Experience pp. 388-91 Downloads
Bennett McCallum
Did Financial Innovation Hurt the Great Monetarist Experiment? pp. 392-96 Downloads
James L Pierce
Lessons from the 1979-82 Monetary Policy Experiment pp. 397-400 Downloads
Milton Friedman
Reflections on Macroeconomics pp. 401-07 Downloads
George Perry
Autoregressions, Expectations, and Advice pp. 408-15 Downloads
Thomas Sargent

Volume 74, issue 1, 1984

Coping with Complexity: The Adaptive Value of Changing Utility pp. 30-42 Downloads
Michael Cohen and Robert Axelrod
Asset Exchanges and the Transactions Demand for Money, 1919-29 pp. 43-59 Downloads
Alexander Field
On the Efficiency of Experimental Double Auction Markets pp. 60-72 Downloads
Daniel Friedman
Gambles and the Shadow Price of Death pp. 73-86
John M Marshall
Contractual Responses to the Common Pool: Prorationing of Crude Oil Production pp. 87-98 Downloads
Gary Libecap and Steven N Wiggins
Price Expectations of Business Firms: Bias in the Short and Long Run pp. 99-110 Downloads
Frank de Leeuw and Michael J McKelvey
The q Theory of Investment with Many Capital Goods pp. 203-10 Downloads
David Wildasin
Advertising and the Price and Quality of Optometric Services pp. 211-16
Kwoka, John E,
A Critical Appraisal of McKinnon's World Money Supply Hypothesis [Currency Substitution and Instability in the World Dollar Standard] pp. 217-24 Downloads
Henry N Goldstein and Stephen E Haynes
Faculty Ratings of Major Economics Departments by Citations pp. 225-30 Downloads
Paul Davis and Gustav F Papanek
Dependency Rates and Savings: Another Look [Dependency Rates and Aggregate Savings: A New International Cross-Section Study] pp. 231-33
Nathaniel H Leff
Dependency Rates and Savings: Reply pp. 234-37 Downloads
Rati Ram
Uncertain Innovation and the Persistence of Monopoly: Comment pp. 238-42 Downloads
Richard Gilbert and David M G Newberry
Uncertain Innovation and the Persistence of Monopoly: Reply pp. 243-46 Downloads
Jennifer Reinganum
Preemptive Patenting and the Persistence of Monopoly: Comment pp. 247-50 Downloads
Stephen Salant
Preemptive Patenting and the Persistence of Monopoly: Reply pp. 251-53 Downloads
Richard Gilbert and David M G Newberry
Empirical Tests of the Life Cycle Hypothesis: Comment pp. 254-57
Owen J Evans
Empirical Tests of the Life Cycle Hypothesis: Reply pp. 258-59 Downloads
Betsy Buttrill White
Declining Industries and Political-Support Protectionist Motives: Errata pp. 260
Arye Hillman
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