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Working papers

2008

  1. Mwangi S. Kimenyi & William F. Shughart II, 2008. "The Political Economy of Constitutional Choice: A Study of the 2005 Kenyan Constitutional Referendum," Working papers 2008-08, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

Journal articles

2012

  1. Michael Reksulak & William Shughart, 2012. "What should government do? Problems of social cost, externalities and all that," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 152(1), pages 103-114, July.
  2. Monica Escaleras & Peter T. Calcagno & William F. Shughart II, 2012. "Corruption and Voter Participation," Public Finance Review, , vol. 40(6), pages 789-815, November.

2011

  1. Dolar, Burak & Shughart II, William F., 2011. "Enforcement of the USA Patriot Act's anti-money laundering provisions: Have regulators followed a risk-based approach?," Global Finance Journal, Elsevier, vol. 22(1), pages 19-31.
  2. Michael Reksulak & William Shughart, 2011. "Of Rebates and Drawbacks: The Standard Oil (N.J.) Company and the Railroads," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer, vol. 38(3), pages 267-283, May.
  3. William F. Shughart II, 2011. "2010 Presidential Address - The New Deal and Modern Memory," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 77(3), pages 515-542, January.

2010

  1. William Shughart, 2010. "Robert D. Tollison, 65 years on," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 142(3), pages 261-264, March.
  2. William Shughart & Fred McChesney, 2010. "Public choice theory and antitrust policy," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 142(3), pages 385-406, March.
  3. Mwangi Kimenyi & William Shughart, 2010. "The political economy of constitutional choice: a study of the 2005 Kenyan constitutional referendum," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 21(1), pages 1-27, March.
  4. Andrew Young & William Shughart, 2010. "The consequences of the US DOJ’s antitrust activities: A macroeconomic perspective," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 142(3), pages 409-422, March.
  5. Atin Basuchoudhary & William Shughart, 2010. "On Ethnic Conflict And The Origins Of Transnational Terrorism," Defence and Peace Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(1), pages 65-87.

2009

  1. Gökhan R. Karahan & R. Morris Coats & William F. Shughart, 2009. "And the Beat Goes On: Further Evidence on Voting on the Form of County Governance in the Midst of Public Corruption," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 62(1), pages 65-84, 02.

2008

  1. Michael Reksulak & William Shughart, 2008. "Taxonomy: racism versus fiscal conservatism in voting on segregationist provisions in Alabama’s constitution," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 19(1), pages 61-80, March.
  2. William Shughart, 2008. "Henry H. Bauer. The Origin, Persistence and Failings of HIV/AIDS Theory," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 134(3), pages 501-504, March.
  3. William Shughart, 2008. "Christopher J. Coyne: After war: the political economy of exporting democracy," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 136(3), pages 497-500, September.
  4. William F. Shughart, 2008. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 29(8), pages 675-677.
  5. Michael Reksulak & William F. Shughart & Robert D. Tollison, 2008. "Innovation and the opportunity cost of monopoly," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 29(8), pages 619-627.

2007

  1. Michael Reksulak & Gökhan Karahan & William Shughart, 2007. "Flags of our fathers: Voting on Confederate symbols in the State of Georgia," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 131(1), pages 83-99, April.
  2. William F. Shughart, 2007. "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 His," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(2), pages 169-170.
  3. William Shughart & Peter Kurrild-Klitgaard & Michael Munger, 2007. "Editorial announcement," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 132(3), pages 255-256, September.

2006

  1. Gökhan Karahan & R. Coats & William Shughart, 2006. "Corrupt political jurisdictions and voter participation," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 126(1), pages 87-106, January.
  2. William Shughart, 2006. "Katrinanomics: The politics and economics of disaster relief," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 127(1), pages 31-53, April.
  3. William Shughart, 2006. "An analytical history of terrorism, 1945–2000," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 128(1), pages 7-39, July.
  4. McCormick, Robert E. & Shughart II, William F. & Tollison, Robert D., 2006. "A theory of commodity bundling in final product markets: Professor Hirshleifer meets Professor Becker," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 26(2), pages 162-179, June.
  5. Gökhan Karahan & Laura Razzolini & William Shughart, 2006. "No Pretense to Honesty: County Government Corruption in Mississippi," Economics of Governance, Springer, vol. 7(3), pages 211-227, August.
  6. Taylor P. Stevenson & William F. Shughart II, 2006. "Smoke and Mirrors," Public Finance Review, , vol. 34(6), pages 712-730, November.

2005

  1. William Shughart, 2005. "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.),," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 123(1), pages 243-248, April.
  2. William Shughart & Robert Tollison, 2005. "Public choice in the new century," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 124(1), pages 1-18, July.
  3. William Shughart & Robert Tollison, 2005. "The unfinished business of public choice," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 124(1), pages 237-247, July.
  4. William Shughart, 2005. "James T. Bennett, Tax-Funded Politics. New Brunswick, NJ and London: Transaction Publishers, 2004. 204 pages. USD 29.95 (cloth)," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 124(3), pages 481-484, September.
  5. William Shughart, 2005. "Tariffs, Blockades, and Inflation: The Economics of the Civil War," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 125(1), pages 229-234, July.

2004

  1. William F. Shughart II, 2004. "George W. Bush and the Return to Deficit Finance," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 118(3_4), pages 223-234, 03.
  2. William F. Shughart II, 2004. "Dennis C. Mueller, Public Choice III," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 118(3_4), pages 469-473, 03.
  3. G–khan R. Karahan & William F. Shughart II, 2004. "Under Two Flags: Symbolic Voting in the State of Mississippi," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 118(1_2), pages 105-124, 01.
  4. Fred S. McChesney & William F. Shughart & David D. Haddock, 2004. "On the Internal Contradictions of the Law of One Price," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 42(4), pages 706-716, October.
  5. William Shughart, 2004. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(8), pages 550-552.
  6. Michael Reksulak & William F. Shughart II & Robert D. Tollison, 2004. "Economics and English: Language Growth in Economic Perspective," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 71(2), pages 232-259, October.

2003

  1. Laura Razzolini & William F. Shughart & Robert D. Tollison, 2003. "On the Third Law of Demand," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 41(2), pages 292-298, April.
  2. William F. Shughart II & Robert D. Tollison & Zhipeng Yan, 2003. "Rent Seeking into the Income Distribution," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 56(4), pages 441-456, November.

2002

  1. Shughart, William F, II, 2002. " September 11, 2001: Erratum," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 112(3-4), pages 213, September.
  2. Shughart, William F, II, 2002. " September 11, 2001," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 112(3-4), pages 225-32, September.
  3. Gökhan R. Karahan & Laura Razzolini & William F. Shughart II, 2002. "Centralized versus decentralized decision-making in a county government setting," Economics of Governance, Springer, vol. 3(2), pages 101-115, 07.
  4. William F. Shughart, 2002. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(2), pages 93-94.
  5. William F. Shughart II, 2002. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(1), pages 45-47.

2001

  1. Marilyn Young & Michael Reksulak & William F. Shughart, 2001. "The Political Economy of the IRS," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 13(2), pages 201-220, 07.

2000

  1. William Shughart II, 2000. "James C. Miller III, Monopoly politics," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 104(1), pages 193-196, July.

1999

  1. Basuchoudhary, Atin & Pecorino, Paul & Shughart, William F, II, 1999. " Reversal of Fortune: The Politics and Economics of the Superconducting Supercollider," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 100(3-4), pages 185-201, September.
  2. William F. Shughart II & Robert D. Tollison, 1999. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 20(6), pages 349-351.
  3. William F. Shughart II, 1999. "Morgan: American financier, by Strouse, J., New York: Random House, 1999, xv+796 pp., $34.95 (cloth)," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 20(6), pages 345-347.
  4. William F. Shughart II, 1999. "The Reformer’s Dilemma," Public Finance Review, , vol. 27(5), pages 561-565, September.

1998

  1. Goff, Brian L & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1998. "Moral Hazard and the Effects of the Designated Hitter Rule Revisited," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 36(4), pages 688-92, October.
  2. William Shughart, 1998. "Joseph Cornwall Palamountain, Jr., The politics of distribution," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 95(1), pages 206-209, April.
  3. William Shughart, 1998. "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, Springer, vol. 94(1), pages 211-216, January.
  4. W.F. Shughart, 1998. "Book Review: TITAN: THE LIFE OF JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER, SR., by Chernow, R., New York: Random House, 1998," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 19(3), pages 197-199.
  5. Mick Kolassa & Mickey C. Smith & Benjamin F. Banahan III & Dewey D. Garner & William F. Shughart, 1998. "The Effects of Acquisition Cost and Budget-Based Compensation on the Attitudes of Pharmacy Directors Toward the Adoption of a Cost-Effective New Drug," PharmacoEconomics, Springer Healthcare | Adis, vol. 13(2), pages 223-230.
  6. Charles A. Barbour & William F. Shughart II, 1998. "Legal Institutions and Abortion Rates in Mississippi," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 18(1), pages 119-129, Spring/Su.

1997

  1. Goff, Brian L & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1997. "Batter Up! Moral Hazard and the Effects of the Designated Hitter Rule on Hit Batsmen," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 35(3), pages 555-61, July.
  2. Razzolini, Laura & Shughart, William F, II, 1997. " On the (Relative) Unimportance of a Balanced Budget," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 90(1-4), pages 215-33, March.
  3. William F. Shughart II, 1997. "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, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(5), pages 414-416.
  4. William F. Shughart, 1997. "Book review: The ownership of enterprise, by Hansmann, H., Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1996," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(3), pages 271-272.

1996

  1. Couch, Jim F & Shughart, William F, II, 1996. " Competition, Expenditures and Student Performance: Reply to Borland and Howsaen," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 87(3-4), pages 401-03, June.

1995

  1. Couch, Jim F & Shughart, William F, II, 1995. " Private School Enrollment and Public School Performance: Reply," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 82(3-4), pages 375-79, March.

1994

  1. Jackson, John D & Saurman, David S & Shughart, William F, II, 1994. " Instant Winners: Legal Change in Transition and the Diffusion of State Lotteries," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 80(3-4), pages 245-63, September.

1993

  1. Das, Bhaskar J & Chappell, William F & Shughart, William F, II, 1993. "Demand Fluctuations and Firm Heterogeneity," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 41(1), pages 51-60, March.
  2. Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1993. "Going for the Gold: Property Rights and Athletic Effort in Transitional Economies," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 46(2), pages 263-72.
  3. Chappell, William F & Mayer, Walter J & Shughart, William F, II, 1993. "Firm Heterogeneity and Production Flexibility: Evidence from Price-Cost Margins of Large and Small Firms," Bulletin of Economic Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 45(3), pages 229-44, July.
  4. Couch, Jim F & Shughart, William F, II & Williams, Al L, 1993. " Private School Enrollment and Public School Performance," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 76(4), pages 301-12, August.

1992

  1. Couch, Jim F & Atkinson, Keith E & Shughart, William F, II, 1992. " Ethics Laws and the Outside Earnings of Politicians: The Case of Alabama's "Legislator-Educators."," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 73(2), pages 135-45, March.
  2. Chappell, William F. & Shughart, William II, 1992. "Market structure, sales to government, and the theory of oligopoly," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 19(1), pages 69-81, September.

1991

  1. Anderson, Gary M. & Shughart, William II & Tollison, Robert D., 1991. "Educational achievement and the cost of bureaucracy," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 15(1), pages 29-45, January.

1990

  1. Congleton, Roger D & Shughart, William F, II, 1990. "The Growth of Social Security: Electoral Push or Political Pull?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 28(1), pages 109-32, January.
  2. Kimenyi, Mwangi S & Lee, Jooh & Shughart, William F, II, 1990. "Price-Cost Margins and Industry Structure in Developing Countries: The Case of Korea," Bulletin of Economic Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 42(3), pages 197-210, July.
  3. Laband, David N & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1990. "Economists and the Economy," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 72(4), pages 707-11, November.
  4. Anderson, Gary M & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1990. " A Public Choice Theory of the Great Contraction: Further Evidence," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 67(3), pages 277-83, December.

1989

  1. Anderson, Gary M & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1989. "On the Incentives of Judges to Enforce Legislative Wealth Transfers," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 32(1), pages 215-28, April.
  2. Higgins, Richard S. & Shughart, William II & Tollison, Robert D., 1989. "Price leadership with incomplete information," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 423-429, May.
  3. Anderson, G M & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, R D, 1989. "Political Entry Barriers and Tax Incidence: The Political Economy of Sales and Excise Taxes," Public Finance = Finances publiques, , vol. 44(1), pages 8-18.
  4. Mwangi Kimenyi & William Shughart, 1989. "Political successions and the growth of government," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 62(2), pages 173-179, August.

1988

  1. McCormick, Robert E & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1988. "The Disinterest in Deregulation: Reply," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 78(1), pages 284, March.
  2. Kimenyi, Mwangi S. & Shughart, William II & Tollison, Robert D., 1988. "Affirmative action and unemployment," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 4(4), pages 479-490.
  3. Fleisher, Arthur III & Shughart, William II & Tollison, Robert D. & Goff, Brian L., 1988. "Crime or punishment? : Enforcement of the NCAA football cartel," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 10(4), pages 433-451, December.
  4. William F. Shughart II, 1988. "A Public Choice Perspective of the Banking Act of 1933," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 7(3), pages 595-619, Winter.
  5. Gary Anderson & William Shughart & Robert Tollison, 1988. "A public choice theory of the great contraction," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 59(1), pages 3-23, October.

1987

  1. William F, II Shughart & Robert D. Tollison & Richard S. Higgins, 1987. "Rational Self-Taxation: Complementary Inputs and Excise Taxation," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 20(3), pages 527-32, August.
  2. William F. Shughart II, 1987. "Durable Tax Reform," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 7(1), pages 273-281, Spring/Su.
  3. William F. Shughart II, 1987. "Don't Revise the Clayton Act, Scrap It !," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 6(3), pages 925-932, Winter.

1985

  1. Anderson, Gary M & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1985. "Adam Smith in the Customhouse," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 93(4), pages 740-59, August.
  2. Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1985. "Legislation and Political Business Cycles," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 38(1), pages 43-59.
  3. Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1985. "Corporate Chartering: An Exploration in the Economics of Legal Change," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 23(4), pages 585-99, October.
  4. Amacher, Ryan, et al, 1985. "The Behavior of Regulatory Activity over the Business Cycle: An Empirical Test," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 23(1), pages 7-19, January.
  5. Shughart, Willam II & Tollison, Robert D., 1985. "The positive economics of antitrust policy: A survey article," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 5(1), pages 39-57, June.
  6. Richard Higgins & William Shughart & Robert Tollison, 1985. "Efficient rents 2 free entry and efficient rent seeking," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 46(3), pages 247-258, January.

1984

  1. William F. Shughart II & Robert D. Tollison, 1984. "The Random Character of Merger Activity," RAND Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 15(4), pages 500-509, Winter.
  2. McCormick, Robert E & Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1984. "The Disinterest in Deregulation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 74(5), pages 1075-79, December.
  3. Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1984. "The Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System: Reply," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 74(5), pages 1121-23, December.
  4. Altrogge, Phyllis & Shughart, William II, 1984. "The regressive nature of civil penalties," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 4(1), pages 55-66, June.
  5. Crain, W. Mark & Shughart, William II & Tollison, Robert D., 1984. "The convergence of satisficing to marginalism : An empirical test," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 5(3-4), pages 375-385.
  6. James Miller & William Shughart & Robert Tollison, 1984. "A note on centralized regulatory review," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 43(1), pages 83-88, January.

1983

  1. Shughart, William F, II & Tollison, Robert D, 1983. "Preliminary Evidence on the Use of Inputs by the Federal Reserve System," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 73(3), pages 291-304, June.

Books

2013

  1. Thomas, Christopher R. & Shughart II, William F. (ed.), 2013. "The Oxford Handbook of Managerial Economics," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199782956.

1995

  1. McChesney, Fred S. & Shughart II, William F. (ed.), 1995. "The Causes and Consequences of Antitrust," University of Chicago Press Economics Books, University of Chicago Press, edition 1, number 9780226556352, September.