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College of Business and Economics
West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia (United States)

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Working papers

2013

  1. Joseph Calhoun & Joshua Hall, 2013. "Data Envelopment Analysis of Relative Efficiencies of Public Institutions of Higher Learning," Working Papers 13-06, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  2. Emily Chamlee-Wright & Joshua Hall, 2013. "Some Brief Syllabus Advice for the Young Economist," Working Papers 13-12, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  3. Joshua C. Hall, 2013. "Does School District and Municipality Border Congruence Matter? A Spatial Hedonic Approach," Working Papers 13-02, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  4. Leguizamon, Sebastian & Leguizamon, Susane & Christafore, David, 2013. "Education, race and revealed attitudes towards homosexual couples," MPRA Paper 47068, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Naghsh Nejad, Maryam, 2013. "Institutionalized Inequality and Brain Drain: An Empirical Study of the Effects of Women's Rights on the Gender Gap in High-Skilled Migration," IZA Discussion Papers 7864, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

2012

  1. Yakovlev, Pavel & Tosun, Mehmet S. & Lewis, William P., 2012. "Legislative Term Limits and State Aid to Local Governments," IZA Discussion Papers 6456, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Cebula, Richard & Foley, Maggie & Hall, Joshua, 2012. "The Impact of Economic Freedom and Total Freedom on Gross State In-Migration: An Exploratory Study of the Great Recession Experience," MPRA Paper 55270, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Christafore, David & Leguizamon, Susane, 2012. "Spatial spillovers of land use regulation in the United States," MPRA Paper 45072, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Christafore, David & Leguizamon, Sebastian, 2012. "Earnings differences between homosexuals and heterosexuals and the effects of anti-discriminatory laws: equal but still unmarried," MPRA Paper 45267, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Pincin, Jared, 2012. "Political power and aid tying practices in the development assistance committee countries," MPRA Paper 39463, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Pincin, Jared, 2012. "Foreign aid and political influence of the development assistance committee countries," MPRA Paper 39668, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2011

  1. Thomas A. Garrett, 2011. "A closer look at the tax incidence of instant lottery games: an analysis by price point," Working Papers 2011-010, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Easterly, William & Williamson, Claudia R., 2011. "Rhetoric versus reality: the best and worst of aid agency practices," MPRA Paper 39139, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Dutta, Nabamita & Kar, Saibal & Roy, Sanjukta, 2011. "Informal Sector and Corruption: An Empirical Investigation for India," IZA Discussion Papers 5579, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Dutta, Nabamita & Mukherjee, Deepraj, 2011. "Is culture a determinant of financial development?," MPRA Paper 35867, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2010

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2010. "Economic freedom and employment growth in U.S. states," Working Papers 2010-006, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Howard J. Wall, 2010. "Personal-bankruptcy cycles," Working Papers 2010-010, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2010. "Crime and arrests: deterrence or resource reallocation?," Working Papers 2010-011, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett & Natalia Kolesnikova, 2010. "Local price variation and the tax incidence of state lotteries," Working Papers 2010-035, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  5. Joshua C. Hall & Russell S. Sobel & George R. Crowley, 2010. "Institutions, Capital, and Growth," Working Papers 10-15, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  6. Russell S. Sobel & Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2010. "Does Cultural Diversity Increase The Rate Of Entrepreneurship?," Working Papers 10-12, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.

2009

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Michael R. Pakko, 2009. "Casino revenue and the Illinois smoking ban," Working Papers 2009-027, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Russell S. Sobel & Brian J. Osoba, 2009. "Youth Gangs as Pseudo-Governments: Implications for Violent Crime," Working Papers 09-09, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  3. Tosun, Mehmet S. & Williamson, Claudia R. & Yakovlev, Pavel, 2009. "Population Aging, Elderly Migration and Education Spending: Intergenerational Conflict Revisited," IZA Discussion Papers 4161, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Christopher Coyne & Claudia Williamson, 2009. "Trade Openness and Culture," Working Papers 09-05, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  5. Claar, Victor V & Diestl, Christine M & Poll, Ross D, 2009. "Spreading Academic Pay over Nine or Twelve Months: Economists Are Supposed to Know Better, but Do They Act Better?," MPRA Paper 14273, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Russell S. Sobel & Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2009. "Beyond Borders: Is Media Freedom Contagious?," Working Papers 09-08, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  7. Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy & Russell S. Sobel, 2009. "Does a Free Press Nurture Entrepreneurship?," Working Papers 09-12, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.

2008

  1. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett, 2008. "Income and lottery sales: transfers trump income from work and wealth," Working Papers 2008-004, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2008. "Institutions and government growth: a comparison of the 1890s and the 1930s," Working Papers 2008-020, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2008. "City business cycles and crime," Working Papers 2008-026, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Dutta, Nabamita & Roy, Sanjukta, 2008. "The Role of Foreign Direct Investment on Press Freedom," MPRA Paper 10185, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 18 Jul 2008.
  5. Dutta, Nabamita & Roy, Sanjukta, 2008. "Foreign Direct Investment, Financial Development and Political Risks," MPRA Paper 10186, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 05 Aug 2008.

2007

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner, 2007. "Red ink in the rearview mirror: local fiscal conditions and the issuance of traffic tickets," Working Papers 2006-048, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2007. "Does government spending really crowd out charitable contributions? new time series evidence," Working Papers 2007-012, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Cletus C. Coughlin, 2007. "Inter-temporal differences in the income elasticity of demand for lottery tickets," Working Papers 2007-042, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Steven F. Kreft & Elham Mafi-Kreft, 2007. "Entrepreneurship and State Public Policy," Working Papers 2007-03, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Department of Business Economics and Public Policy.
  5. Steven F. Kreft, 2007. "An Efficiency Comparison of City Managers and Elected Mayors," Working Papers 2007-02, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Department of Business Economics and Public Policy.
  6. George Hammond & Brian J. Osoba, 2007. "Metropolitan Statistical Area Designation: Aggregate And Industry Growth Impacts," Working Papers 07-01, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.

2006

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & David C. Wheelock, 2006. "Why did income growth vary across states during the Great Depression?," Working Papers 2005-013, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Howard J. Wall, 2006. "Creating a policy environment for entrepreneurs," Working Papers 2005-064, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo, 2006. "Spatial dependence in models of state fiscal policy convergence," Working Papers 2006-001, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett & Nalinaksha Bhattacharyya, 2006. "Why people choose negative expected return assets - an empirical examination of a utility theoretic explanation," Working Papers 2006-014, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett, 2006. "War and pestilence as labor market shocks: manufacturing wage growth 1914-1919," Working Papers 2006-018, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  6. Thomas A. Garrett, 2006. "Evaluating state tax revenue variability: a portfolio approach," Working Papers 2006-008, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  7. Nathan J. Ashby & Russell S. Sobel, 2006. "Income Inequality and Economic Freedom in the U.S. States," Working Papers 06-08 Classification-, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.

2005

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner & David C. Wheelock, 2005. "A spatial analysis of state banking regulation," Working Papers 2003-044, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Mark W. Nichols, 2005. "Do casinos export bankruptcy?," Working Papers 2005-019, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
    • Thomas A. Garrett & Mark W. Nichols, 2006. "Do Casinos Export Bankruptcy?," Working Papers 06-003, University of Nevada, Reno, Department of Economics & University of Nevada, Reno , Department of Resource Economics.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner & David C. Wheelock, 2005. "Regional disparities in the spatial correlation of state income growth," Working Papers 2005-061, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Steven F. Kreft & Nancy M. Epling, 2005. "Do Border Crossings Contribute to Underage Motor-Vehicle Fatalities?," Working Papers 2005-10, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Department of Business Economics and Public Policy.
  5. Nathan J. Ashby, 2005. "The Effect Of Economic Freedom On Migration Flows Between U.S. States: Is Economic Freedom A Determinant Of Flow Differentials?," Working Papers 05-13 Classification- JEL, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.
  6. Nathan J. Ashby, 2005. "Property Rights, Trade, And The Quality Of Life: A Cross-Sectional Analysis Using Alternative Measures," Working Papers 05-14 Classification- JEL, Department of Economics, West Virginia University.

2004

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo & Michael T. Owyang, 2004. "Does consumer sentiment predict regional consumption?," Working Papers 2003-003, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo, 2004. "Spatial probit and the geographic patterns of state lotteries," Working Papers 2003-042, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Thomas L. Marsh & Maria I. Marshall, 2004. "Political allocation of U.S. agriculture disaster payments in the 1990s," Working Papers 2003-005, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Steven F. Kreft & Elham Mafi-Kreft, 2004. "Importing Credible Monetary Policy: A Way for Transition Economies to Fight Inflation?," Working Papers 2004-17, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Department of Business Economics and Public Policy.

2003

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Marvin E. Dodson, III, 2003. "Inefficient education spending in public school districts: a case for consolidation," Working Papers 2002-010, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner, 2003. "State government finances: World War II to the current crisis," Working Papers 2003-035, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas L. Marsh & Allen M. Featherstone & Thomas A. Garrett, 2003. "Input inefficiency in commercial banks: a normalized quadratic input distance approach," Working Papers 2003-036, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

2002

  1. Thomas A. Garrett, 2002. "Aggregated vs. disaggregated data in regression analysis: implications for inference," Working Papers 2002-024, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell S. Sobel, 2002. "The political economy of FEMA disaster payments," Working Papers 2002-012, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell S. Sobel, 2002. "State lottery revenue: the importance of game characteristics," Working Papers 2002-011, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  4. Claar, Victor V, 2002. "Is the NAIRU More Useful in Forecasting Inflation than the Natural Rate of Unemployment?," MPRA Paper 14257, University Library of Munich, Germany.

1997

  1. Claar, Victor V, 1997. "An Incentive-Compatibility Approach to the Problem of Monitoring a Bureau," MPRA Paper 14240, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Journal articles

2014

  1. Joshua C. Hall & Robert A. Lawson, 2014. "Economic Freedom Of The World: An Accounting Of The Literature," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 32(1), pages 1-19, 01.
  2. Joshua Hall & Marta Podemska-Mikluch, 2014. "The Curley Effect Meets The Revolutionary Threshold Model," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer, vol. 20(1), pages 127-128, February.

2013

  1. Nathan J. Ashby & Avilia Bueno & Deborah Martínez Villarreal, 2013. "The determinants of immigration from Mexico to the United States: a state-to-state analysis," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(7), pages 638-641, May.
  2. Ashby, Nathan J. & Ramos, Miguel A., 2013. "Foreign direct investment and industry response to organized crime: The Mexican case," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 30(C), pages 80-91.
  3. Yu Liu & Thomas M. Fullerton Jr. & Nathan J. Ashby, 2013. "Assessing The Impacts Of Labor Market And Deterrence Variables On Crime Rates In Mexico," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 31(4), pages 669-690, October.
  4. Ramos, Miguel A. & Ashby, Nathan J., 2013. "Heterogeneous firm response to organized crime: Evidence from FDI in Mexico," Journal of International Management, Elsevier, vol. 19(2), pages 176-194.
  5. Joshua Hall, 2013. "Joseph Shaanan: Economic freedom and the American dream," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 155(3), pages 565-567, June.
  6. Roland Malivert & Joshua Hall, 2013. "The Effect of Medical Marijuana Laws on Extralegal Marijuana Prices," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 41(4), pages 455-456, December.
  7. Christafore, David & Leguizamon, J. Sebastian & Leguizamon, Susane, 2013. "Are black neighborhoods less welcoming to homosexuals than white neighborhoods?," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 43(4), pages 579-589.
  8. Nabamita Dutta & Peter T. Leeson & Claudia R. Williamson, 2013. "The Amplification Effect: Foreign Aid's Impact on Political Institutions," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 66(2), pages 208-228, 05.
  9. Victor V. Claar & Christine Cain & Ross D. Poll, 2013. "Spreading academic pay over nine or twelve months: economists are supposed to know better, but do they act better?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(19), pages 2792-2800, July.
  10. Nabamita Dutta & Kwasi Osei‐Yeboah, 2013. "A New Dimension To The Relationship Between Foreign Direct Investment And Human Capital: The Role Of Political And Civil Rights," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(2), pages 160-179, 03.
  11. Mukherjee Deepraj & Dutta Nabamita, 2013. "Do Political Institutions and Culture Jointly Matter for Financial Development? A Cross-Country Panel Investigation," Global Economy Journal, De Gruyter, vol. 13(2), pages 203-232, June.
  12. Dutta, Nabamita & Kar, Saibal & Roy, Sanjukta, 2013. "Corruption and persistent informality: An empirical investigation for India," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 357-373.
  13. Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2013. "The changing face of culture: gauging the impact of a free media," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 36(1), pages 95-115, August.
  14. Russell S. Sobel & Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2013. "Does fiscal decentralization result in a better business climate?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(1), pages 84-91, January.

2012

  1. Thomas A. Garrett, 2012. "The Distributional Burden of Instant Lottery Ticket Expenditures," Public Finance Review, , vol. 40(6), pages 767-788, November.
  2. Yakovlev, Pavel & Leguizamon, Susane, 2012. "Ignorance is not bliss: On the role of education in subjective well-being," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 41(6), pages 806-815.
  3. Ross, Justin M. & Yakovlev, Pavel A. & Carson, Fatima, 2012. "Does state spending on mental health lower suicide rates?," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 41(4), pages 408-417.
  4. Joshua Hall & David Yu, 2012. "Ranking the Economic Freedom of North America using dominetrics," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 32(3), pages 1949-1961.
  5. Joshua Hall & Matthew Nattinger, 2012. "Determinants of Private School Attendance: Evidence from Wisconsin School Districts," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer, vol. 18(2), pages 245-246, May.
  6. Joshua Hall & Jeremy Horpedahl, 2012. "Personally Prudent but Publicly Profligate: Reagan’s Generation and Budget Deficits," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 40(3), pages 349-350, September.
  7. Joshua C. Hall, 2012. "Incorporating EconTalk Podcasts into the Principles Classroom," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 28(Fall 2012), pages 113-118.
  8. Leguizamon, Susane J. & Ross, Justin M., 2012. "Revealed preference for relative status: Evidence from the housing market," Journal of Housing Economics, Elsevier, vol. 21(1), pages 55-65.
  9. Christafore, David & Leguizamon, Susane, 2012. "The influence of gay and lesbian coupled households on house prices in conservative and liberal neighborhoods," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 71(2), pages 258-267.
  10. J. Sebastian Leguizamon, 2012. "Estimating Implicit Marginal Tax Rates of Welfare Recipients across the US States," Public Finance Review, , vol. 40(3), pages 401-430, May.
  11. Leeson, Peter T. & Ryan, Matt E. & Williamson, Claudia R., 2012. "Think tanks," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(1), pages 62-77.
  12. Claudia Williamson, 2012. "Timothy Besley, Torsten Person: Pillars of prosperity: the political economics of development clusters," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 153(1), pages 253-255, October.
  13. Christopher J. Coyne & Claudia R. Williamson, 2012. "Purpose – This paper seeks to analyze empirically the net effect of trade openness on “economic culture”, measured by indicators of trust, respect, level of self-determination, and obedience. Op," Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 1(4), pages 22-49, April.
  14. Williamson, Claudia R., 2012. "Dignity and development," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 41(6), pages 763-771.
  15. Nabamita Dutta & Deepraj Mukherjee, 2012. "Is culture a determinant of financial development?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(6), pages 585-590, April.

2011

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2011. "Economic freedom and employment growth in U.S. states," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 1-18.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett, 2011. "Income mobility," Economic Synopses, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  3. Thomas Garrett & Lesli Ott, 2011. "Crime and arrests: deterrence or resource reallocation?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(12), pages 1171-1175.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett, 2011. "State balanced-budget and debt rules," Economic Synopses, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett, 2011. "A Federal Reserve System conference on research in applied microeconomics," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Nov, pages 455-462.
  6. Pavel A. Yakovlev, 2011. "In uncertainty we trust: a median voter model with risk aversion," Financial Theory and Practice, Institute of Public Finance, vol. 35(4), pages 465-477.
  7. Joshua Hall, 2011. "William A. Fischel: Making the grade: the economic evolution of American school districts," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 146(1), pages 257-259, January.
  8. Joshua C Hall & Robert Lawson & Chuck Skipton, 2011. "Estimating the size of the trade sector in the Economic Freedom of the World index," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 31(1), pages 466-472.
  9. Joshua Hall & Jesse Schiefelbein, 2011. "The Political Economy of Medical Marijuana Laws," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 39(2), pages 197-198, June.
  10. Hall Joshua C. & Lawson Robert A. & Wogsland Rachael, 2011. "The European Union and Economic Freedom," Global Economy Journal, De Gruyter, vol. 11(3), pages 1-16, September.
  11. Scott A. Beaulier & Joshua C. Hall & Allen K. Lynch, 2011. "The impact of political factors on military base closures," Journal of Economic Policy Reform, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(4), pages 333-342, December.
  12. Claudia Williamson, 2011. "Edward J. Lopez (ed.): The pursuit of justice: law and economics of legal institutions," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 146(1), pages 265-267, January.
  13. Claudia Williamson & Rachel Mathers, 2011. "Economic freedom, culture, and growth," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 148(3), pages 313-335, September.
  14. Rachel L. Mathers & Claudia R. Williamson, 2011. "Cultural Context: Explaining the Productivity of Capitalism," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 64(2), pages 231-252, 05.
  15. Claudia R. Williamson, 2011. "Book review," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(9), pages 1289-1290, October.
  16. Easterly, William & Williamson, Claudia R., 2011. "Rhetoric versus Reality: The Best and Worst of Aid Agency Practices," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 39(11), pages 1930-1949.
  17. Claudia R. Williamson & Carrie B. Kerekes, 2011. "Securing Private Property: Formal versus Informal Institutions," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 54(3), pages 537 - 572.
  18. Claudia R. Williamson, 2011. "Civilizing Society," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 27(Fall 2011), pages 99-120.
  19. Victor V. Claar & Jane E. Finn, 2011. "Using prior knowledge, scaffolding, and modelling to teach lessons in economics: three examples from across the curriculum," International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 2(4), pages 398-407.
  20. Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2011. "Do Potential Skilled Emigrants Care about Political Stability at Home?," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 15(3), pages 442-457, 08.

2010

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Andrew F. Kozak & Russell M. Rhine, 2010. "Institutions and government growth: a comparison of the 1890s and the 1930s," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Mar, pages 109-120.
  2. Thomas Garrett & Russell Rhine, 2010. "Government growth and private contributions to charity," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 143(1), pages 103-120, April.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett, 2010. "Editor's introduction," Regional Economic Development, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 1-3.
  4. Yakovlev, Pavel & Sobel, Russell S., 2010. "Occupational safety and profit maximization: Friends or foes?," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 429-435, June.
  5. Pavel A. Yakovlev & Margaret Inden, 2010. "Mind the Weather: A Panel Data Analysis of Time-Invariant Factors and Traffic Fatalities," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 30(4), pages 2685-2696.
  6. Nathan J. Ashby, 2010. "Freedom and International Migration," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 77(1), pages 49-62, July.
  7. Joshua Hall & Peter Leeson, 2010. "The Unimportance of Spending: How Fractionalization Affects School Performance," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer, vol. 16(1), pages 130-131, February.
  8. Joshua C. Hall & Peter T. Leeson, 2010. "Racial Fractionalization and School Performance," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(2), pages 736-758, 04.
  9. Art Carden & Joshua Hall, 2010. "Why Are Some Places Rich While Others Are Poor? The Institutional Necessity Of Economic Freedom," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 30(1), pages 48-54, 03.
  10. Calcagno, Peter T. & Hall, Joshua C. & Lawson, Robert A., 2010. "Objectivism versus subjectivism: A market test," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 76(2), pages 445-448, November.
  11. Joshua C. Hall & Justin M. Ross, 2010. "Tiebout Competition, Yardstick Competition, and Tax Instrument Choice: Evidence from Ohio School Districts," Public Finance Review, , vol. 38(6), pages 710-737, November.
  12. Joshua C. Hall & Russell S. Sobel & George R. Crowley, 2010. "Institutions, Capital, and Growth," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 77(2), pages 385-405, October.
  13. Susane Leguizamon, 2010. "The Influence of Reference Group House Size on House Price," Real Estate Economics, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, vol. 38(3), pages 507-527.
  14. Claudia Williamson, 2010. "Exploring the failure of foreign aid: The role of incentives and information," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 23(1), pages 17-33, March.
  15. Carrie B. Kerekes & Claudia R. Williamson, 2010. "Propertyless in Peru, Even with a Government Land Title," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(3), pages 1011-1033, 07.
  16. Nabamita Dutta, 2010. "How is Culture paving the path for Women's Rights?," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 30(3), pages 1778-1793.
  17. Russell S. Sobel & Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2010. "Beyond Borders: Is Media Freedom Contagious?," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 63(1), pages 133-143, 02.
  18. Russell Sobel & Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2010. "Does cultural diversity increase the rate of entrepreneurship?," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 23(3), pages 269-286, September.

2009

  1. Stratford Douglas & Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2009. "Disallowances and overcapitalization in the U.S. electric utility industry," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 23-32.
  2. Thomas Garrett, 2009. "Evaluating state tax revenue variability: a portfolio approach," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(3), pages 243-246.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett, 2009. "Editor's introduction," Regional Economic Development, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Apr, pages 1-2.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett & Michael R. Pakko, 2009. "Annual revision of metro jobs data shows little change from earlier reports," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Apr, pages 24-25.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner, 2009. "Red Ink in the Rearview Mirror: Local Fiscal Conditions and the Issuance of Traffic Tickets," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 52(1), pages 71-90, 02.
  6. Thomas A. Garrett & Michael R. Pakko, 2009. "No ifs, ands or butts: Illinois casinos lost revenue after smoking banned," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 14-15.
  7. Thomas A. Garrett, 2009. "Recession takes toll on Eighth District tax collections," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 19-20.
  8. Thomas A. Garrett, 2009. "War And Pestilence As Labor Market Shocks: U.S. Manufacturing Wage Growth 1914-1919," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 47(4), pages 711-725, October.
  9. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett, 2009. "Income and Lottery Sales," Public Finance Review, , vol. 37(4), pages 447-469, July.
  10. Garrett, Thomas A. & Coughlin, Cletus C., 2009. "Inter–temporal Differences in the Income Elasticity of Demand for Lottery Tickets," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 62(1), pages 77-99, March.
  11. Russell S. Sobel & Brian J. Osoba, 2009. "Youth Gangs as Pseudo-Governments Implications for Violent Crime," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 75(4), pages 996-1018, April.
  12. Nathan J Ashby, 2009. "Institutions and Human Progress: An Analysis of International Pooled Data," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 35(3), pages 396-414.
  13. Scott Beaulier & Joshua Hall & Ben VanMetre, 2009. "The Articles Of Confederation Show The Need For Direct Taxation? It Just Ain'T So!," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(3), pages 93-94, 09.
  14. Joshua Hall & Robert Lawson, 2009. "Economic Freedom and Peace," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 37(4), pages 445-446, December.
  15. Art Carden & Joshua Hall, 2009. "Four Propositions About International Labour Standards," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(4), pages 78-79, December.
  16. Joshua C. Hall & Scott A. Beaulier, 2009. "The Production and Proliferation of Economists: The Austrian and Virginia Schools as Academic Enterprises," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 24(Spring 20), pages 137-156.
  17. Claudia Williamson, 2009. "Informal institutions rule: institutional arrangements and economic performance," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 139(3), pages 371-387, June.
  18. Leeson Peter T. & Williamson Claudia R., 2009. "Anarchy and Development: An Application of the Theory of Second Best," The Law and Development Review, De Gruyter, vol. 2(1), pages 77-96, July.
  19. Claudia Williamson, 2009. "James T. Bennett. Stifling Political Competition: How Government Has Rigged the System to Benefit Demopublicans and Exclude Third Parties," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 141(3), pages 527-529, December.
  20. Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2009. "The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Press Freedom," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 62(2), pages 239-257, 04.
  21. Nabamita Dutta & Sanjukta Roy, 2009. "What Attracts Foreign Direct Investment: A Closer Look," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(3), pages 81-86, 09.

2008

  1. N. Bhattacharya & T. A. Garrett, 2008. "Why people choose negative expected return assets - an empirical examination of a utility theoretic explanation," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(1), pages 27-34.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett, 2008. "Pandemic economics: the 1918 influenza and its modern-day implications," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Mar, pages 74-94.
  3. Garrett, Thomas A. & Nichols, Mark W., 2008. "Do casinos export bankruptcy?," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 1481-1494, August.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett, 2008. "U.S. income inequality: it's not so bad," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 4-5.
  5. Pavel A. Yakovlev., 2008. "Saving lives in armed conflicts: what factors matter?," Economics of Peace and Security Journal, Economists for Peace and Security (UK), vol. 3(2), pages 68-73, July.
  6. Pavel Yakovlev & Arzu Sen, 2008. "What Drives Road Rage?," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 36(3), pages 361-362, September.
  7. Pavel Yakovlev & Linda Kinney, 2008. "Additional Evidence on the Effect of Class Attendance on Academic Performance," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 36(4), pages 493-494, December.
  8. Nathan Ashby & Russell Sobel, 2008. "Income inequality and economic freedom in the U.S. states," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 134(3), pages 329-346, March.
  9. Joshua Hall, 2008. "Randall G. Holcombe, Entrepreneurship and economic progress," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 21(2), pages 219-222, September.
  10. Joshua Hall, 2008. "Factors Influencing Interstate Variation in Tooth Loss," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer, vol. 14(2), pages 262-263, May.
  11. Madeline Helling & Scott Beaulier & Joshua Hall, 2008. "High Cotton: Why The Usa Should Not Provide Subsidies To Cotton Farmers," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(2), pages 65-66, 06.
  12. Robert Lawson & Joshua Hall & G. Dirk Mateer, 2008. "From Abba to Zeppelin, Led: Using Music to Teach Economics," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(1), pages 107-107, January.
  13. Joshua Hall & Robert Lawson, 2008. "Theory and evidence on economic freedom and economic growth: A comment," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 15(18), pages 1-6.
  14. Joshua C. Hall & Robert A. Lawson & J. Dirk Mateer & Andrew Rice, 2008. "Teaching Private Enterprise Through Tunes: An Abecedarium of Music for Economists," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 23(Spring 20), pages 157-166.
  15. Kerekes, Carrie B. & Williamson, Claudia R., 2008. "Unveiling de Soto's mystery: property rights, capital formation, and development," Journal of Institutional Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(03), pages 299-325, December.
  16. Claudia R. Williamson, 2008. "Foreign Aid and Human Development: The Impact of Foreign Aid to the Health Sector," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 75(1), pages 188-207, July.

2007

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Paul Rothstein, 2007. "The taking of prosperity? Kelo vs. New London and the economics of eminent domain," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 4-9.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett, 2007. "The rise in personal bankruptcies: the Eighth Federal Reserve District and beyond," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 15-38.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett, 2007. "Bird flu pandemic: history warns of economic pain, though some might gain," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 10-11.
  4. Thomas Garrett & Gary Wagner & David Wheelock, 2007. "Regional disparities in the spatial correlation of state income growth, 1977–2002," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 41(3), pages 601-618, September.
  5. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo, 2007. "Spatial Dependence in Models of State Fiscal Policy Convergence," Public Finance Review, , vol. 35(3), pages 361-384, May.
  6. Steven F. Kreft & Nancy M. Epling, 2007. "Do border crossings contribute to underage motor-vehicle fatalities? An analysis of Michigan border crossings," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 40(3), pages 765-781, August.
  7. Pavel Yakovlev, 2007. "Arms Trade, Military Spending, And Economic Growth," Defence and Peace Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(4), pages 317-338.
  8. Pavel Yakovlev, 2007. "Ideology, Shirking, and the Incumbency Advantage in the U.S. House of Representatives," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 4(33), pages 1-6.
  9. Pavel Yakovlev & Arzu Sen, 2007. "Beauty and the Beast: An Empirical Tale of City Attributes," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 18(9), pages 1-9.
  10. Nathan J. Ashby, 2007. "Economic Freedom and Migration Flows between U.S. States," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 73(3), pages 677–697, January.
  11. Joshua Hall & Robert Lawson & Lauren Raymer, 2007. "Do Gas Stations Raise Prices on the Weekend or Holidays?," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 35(1), pages 119-120, March.
  12. Joshua Hall, 2007. "Local School Finance and Productive Efficiency: Evidence from Ohio," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 35(3), pages 289-301, September.
  13. Joshua Hall & Peter Leeson, 2007. "Good for the Goose, Bad for the Gander: International Labor Standards and Comparative Development," Journal of Labor Research, Springer, vol. 28(4), pages 658-676, September.
  14. Russell S. Sobel & Joshua C. Hall, 2007. "The Effect of Judicial Selection Processes on Judicial Quality: The Role of Partisan Politics," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 27(1), pages 69-82, Winter.
  15. Russell S. Sobel & Joshua C. Hall, 2007. "Can You Hear Me in The Back? Improving Large Section Instruction Using Walkie-Talkies," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 23(Fall 2007), pages 159-166.

2006

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2006. "On the size and growth of government," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 13-30.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & William Poole, 2006. "Stop paying more for less: ways to boost productivity in higher education," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 4-9.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2006. "Job cuts in manufacturing, transportation slow recovery," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 16.
  4. Cletus C. Coughlin & Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo, 2006. "The geography, economics, and politics of lottery adoption," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue May, pages 165-180.
  5. Garrett, Thomas A. & Wheelock, David C., 2006. "Why Did Income Growth Vary Across States During the Great Depression?," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 66(02), pages 456-466, June.
  6. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2006. "Uneven city job trends weigh on Kentucky's recovery," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 17-17.
  7. Thomas A. Garrett, 2006. "Editor's introduction," Regional Economic Development, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 77.
  8. Garrett, Thomas A. & Marsh, Thomas L. & Marshall, Maria I., 2006. "Political allocation of US agriculture disaster payments in the 1990s," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 26(2), pages 143-161, June.
  9. Thomas A. Garrett & Howard J. Wall, 2006. "Creating a Policy Environment for Entrepreneurs," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 26(3), pages 525-552, Fall.
  10. Mafi-Kreft, Elham & Kreft, Steven F., 2006. "Importing credible monetary policy: A way for transition economies to fight inflation?," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 92(1), pages 1-6, July.
  11. Joshua Hall, 2006. "Fiscal competition and tax instrument choice: the role of income inequality," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 8(12), pages 1-8.
  12. Joshua C. Hall, 2006. "Positive Externalities and Government Involvement in Education," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 22(Spring 20), pages 165-175.
  13. Victor Claar, 2006. "Is the NAIRU more useful in forecasting inflation than the natural rate of unemployment?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 38(18), pages 2179-2189.

2005

  1. Thomas A. Garrett & Rubén Hernández-Murillo & Michael T. Owyang, 2005. "Does consumer sentiment predict regional consumption?," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Mar, pages 123-135.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell M. Rhine, 2005. "Social security versus private retirement accounts: a historical analysis," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Mar, pages 103-121.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2005. "Neighboring cities show job trends that are far apart," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 17.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett & Lesli S. Ott, 2005. "Up, up and away: personal bankruptcies soar!," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Oct, pages 10-11.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner & David C. Wheelock, 2005. "A spatial analysis of state banking regulation," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 84(4), pages 575-595, November.
  6. Joshua Hall, 2005. "Homer Economicus : Using The Simpsons to Teach Economics," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 20(Spring 20), pages 166-177.

2004

  1. Thomas A. Garrett, 2004. "Casino gaming and local employment trends," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan, pages 9-22.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Gary A. Wagner, 2004. "State government finances: World War II to the current crises," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Mar, pages 9-25.
  3. Molly D. Castelazo & Thomas A. Garrett, 2004. "Light rail: boon or boondoggle?," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 12-13.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett & Daniel L. Thornton, 2004. "Public officials and job creation," National Economic Trends, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Sep.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett, 2004. "Saving for a rainy day?," National Economic Trends, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Apr.
  6. Marvin E. Dodson & Thomas A. Garrett, 2004. "Inefficient Education Spending in Public School Districts: A Case for Consolidation?," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 22(2), pages 270-280, 04.
  7. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell S. Sobel, 2004. "State Lottery Revenue: The Importance of Game Characteristics," Public Finance Review, , vol. 32(3), pages 313-330, May.

2003

  1. Garrett, Thomas A., 2003. "Aggregated versus disaggregated data in regression analysis: implications for inference," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 81(1), pages 61-65, October.
  2. Thomas A. Garrett & Russell S. Sobel, 2003. "The Political Economy of FEMA Disaster Payments," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 41(3), pages 496-509, July.
  3. Molly D. Castelazo & Thomas A. Garrett, 2003. "In the rubble of disasters, politicians find economic incentives," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 10-11.
  4. Thomas A. Garrett, 2003. "State budget crises: cause and effect," National Economic Trends, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Nov.
  5. Thomas A. Garrett, 2003. "Taxing electronic commerce: boon or boondoggle?," National Economic Trends, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jan.
  6. Elham Mafi-Kreft, 2003. "The Relationship Between Currency Competition and Inflation," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 56(4), pages 475-490, November.

2002

  1. Sobel, Russell S & Garrett, Thomas A, 2002. " On the Measurement of Rent Seeking and Its Social Opportunity Cost," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 112(1-2), pages 115-36, July.
  2. Garrett, Thomas A. & Marsh, Thomas L., 2002. "The revenue impacts of cross-border lottery shopping in the presence of spatial autocorrelation," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 501-519, July.

2001

  1. Garrett, Thomas A, 2001. " The Leviathan Lottery? Testing the Revenue Maximization Objective of State Lotteries as Evidence for Leviathan," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 109(1-2), pages 101-17, October.
  2. Thomas Garrett, 2001. "An International Comparison and Analysis of Lotteries and the Distribution of Lottery Expenditures," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(2), pages 213-227.
  3. Thomas A. Garrett, 2001. "Economies of Scale and Inefficiency in County Extension Councils: A Case for Consolidation?," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 83(4), pages 811-825.

2000

  1. Richard Vedder & Joshua Hall, 2000. "Private School Competition and Public School Teacher Salaries," Journal of Labor Research, Transaction Publishers, vol. 21(1), pages 162-168, January.

1999

  1. Garrett, Thomas A, 1999. "A Test of Shirking under Legislative and Citizen Vote: The Case of State Lottery Adoption," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 42(1), pages 189-208, April.
  2. Garrett, Thomas A. & Sobel, Russell S., 1999. "Gamblers favor skewness, not risk: Further evidence from United States' lottery games," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 85-90, April.

1997

  1. Sobel, Russell S & Garrett, Thomas A, 1997. "Taxation and Product Quality: New Evidence from Generic Cigarettes," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 105(4), pages 880-87, August.