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First Name: Thomas
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Last Name: Mayer
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RePEc Short-ID: pma97

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Postal Address: 3054 Buena Vista Way, Berkeley, CA,94708
Phone: (510) 549-504

Affiliation

Economics Department
University of California-Davis
Location: Davis, California (United States)
Homepage: http://www.econ.ucdavis.edu/
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Phone: (530) 752-0741
Fax: (530) 752-9382
Postal: One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616-8578
Handle: RePEc:edi:educdus (more details at EDIRC)

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  1. Thomas Mayer (American economist) in Wikipedia (English)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Thomas Mayer, 2002. "The Macroeconomic Loss Function: A Critical Note," CESifo Working Paper Series 771, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. Mayer, T. & Minford, P., 1995. "Monetarism," Papers 95-21, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
    • Thomas Mayer & Patrick Minford, 2004. "Monetarism," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 5(2), pages 147-185, April.
  3. Mayer, T., 1994. "Where There Is Much Light There Is Olso Much Shade: The Dark Side of Economic Modeling," Papers 94-15, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  4. Mayer, T., 1994. "Should China Tolerate High Inflation?," Papers 94-12, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  5. Mayer, T., 1993. "How Much do Micro-Foundations Matter?," Papers 93-12, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  6. Mayer, T., 1993. "Why is there so Much Disagreement Among Economists?," Papers 93-20, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  7. Mayer, T., 1993. "Methodology and the Practicing Economist," Papers 93-1, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  8. Mayer, T., 1993. "Indexed Bonds and Heterogenous Agents," Papers 93-07, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  9. Mayer, T., 1992. "What do Signicance Test Signify?," Papers 397, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  10. Mayer, T., 1992. "Monetarism and Its Rhetoric," Papers 414, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  11. Mayer, T., 1992. "What Economists Think of Their Econometrics?," Papers 406, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  12. Mayer, T., 1990. "Friedman'S Methodology Of Positive Economics: A Minimalist View," Papers 359, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  13. Mayer, T., 1989. "Forecast Errors And Stabilization Policy," Papers 62, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  14. Mayer, T., 1989. "Gnp Targeting-- What Are The Issues?," Papers 63, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  15. Mayer, T., 1989. "The Twilight Of Monetarist Debate," Papers 64, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  16. Mayer, T., 1989. ""Fluctuations In The Monetary Growth Rate During The Quasi-Monetarist Experiment," Papers 60, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  17. Mayer, T., 1988. "Base Velocity, M-1 Velocity And Financial Innovations," Papers 57, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  18. Mayer, T., 1988. ""Interpreting Federal Reserve Behavior"," Papers 52, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  19. Mayer, T., 1988. "Monetarism In A World Without "Money"," Papers 56, California Davis - Institute of Governmental Affairs.
  20. Thomas Mayer, . "The Rhetoric Of Friedman'S Quantity Theory Manifesto," Department of Economics 97-01, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  21. Thomas Mayer, . "Why Was The Fed So Inflationary In The 1960s And 1970s?," Department of Economics 96-10, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  22. Thomas Mayer, . "Boettke'S Austrian Critique Of Mainstream Economics: An Empiricist'S Response," Department of Economics 97-31, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  23. Thomas Mayer, . "The Role Of Ideology In Disagreements Among Economists. A Quantitative Analisis:," Department of Economics 00-01, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  24. Thomas Mayer, . "A Frequent Misuse of Significance Tests," Department of Economics 01-05, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  25. Thomas Mayer, . "Using Government Documents to Assess the Influence of Academic Research on Macroeconomic Policy," Department of Economics 99-04, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  26. Thomas Mayer, . "Misinterpreting a Failure to Disconfirm as a Confirmation: A Recurrent Misreading of Significance Tests," Department of Economics 01-08, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  27. Thomas Mayer, . "The Domain Of Theories And Tests By The Realism Of Assumptions," Department of Economics 98-11, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  28. Thomas Mayer, . "Data Mining: A Reconsideration," Department of Economics 97-15, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  29. Thomas Mayer, . "Some Practical Aspects of Pluralism in Economics Truth is so important, however, that it behooves us not to jump to conclusions about it (Samuels, 1997)," Department of Economics 99-05, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  30. Thomas Mayer, . "What Remains Of The Monetarist Counter-Revolution?," Department of Economics 96-04, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  31. Thomas Mayer, . "Improving Communication in Economics: A Task for Methodologists," Department of Economics 00-06, California Davis - Department of Economics.
  32. Thomas Mayer, . "Monetarists And Keynesians On Central Banking: A Study Of A Failed Debate," Department of Economics 96-06, California Davis - Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Thomas Mayer, 2009. "Honesty and Integrity in Academic Economics," Challenge, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 52(4), pages 16-24, July.
  2. Cargill, Thomas F. & Mayer, Thomas, 2006. "The Effect of Changes in Reserve Requirements During the 1930s: The Evidence from Nonmember Banks," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 66(02), pages 417-432, June.
  3. Mayer, Thomas, 2005. "Michael A. Bernstein, A Perilous Progress, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ (2004) 376 + xii pp., index, US$ 19.95, ISBN 0-691-11967-8," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 56(3), pages 441-444, March.
  4. Thomas Mayer & Thomas Russell, 2005. "Income Smoothing and Self-Control: The Case of Schoolteachers," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 43(4), pages 823-830, October.
  5. Thomas Mayer, 2004. "Dry Holes in Economic Research: Comment," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 57(4), pages 621-626, November.
  6. Thomas Mayer & Patrick Minford, 2004. "Monetarism," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 5(2), pages 147-185, April.
  7. Edward Gottesman, 2003. "Blueprint for Public Company Reform," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 4(4), pages 171-184, October.
  8. Thomas Mayer, 2003. "Fifty years of Milton Friedman's 'The methodology of positive economics': Introduction," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(4), pages 493-494.
  9. Thomas Mayer, 2003. "The macroeconomic Loss Function: a Critical Note," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(6), pages 347-349.
  10. Thomas Mayer, 1998. "Indexed Bonds And Heterogeneous Agents," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 16(1), pages 77-84, 01.
  11. Thomas Mayer, 1997. "The rhetoric of Friedman's quantity theory manifesto," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 4(2), pages 199-220.
  12. Mayer, Thomas, 1995. "Differences in Economics: Europe and the United States," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 48(2), pages 241-49.
  13. Thomas Mayer, 1994. "Expanding the role of methodology," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(2), pages 295-300.
  14. Mayer, Thomas, 1993. "Friedman's Methodology of Positive Economics: A Soft Reading," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 31(2), pages 213-23, April.
  15. Thomas F. Cargill & Thomas Mayer, 1992. "U.S. Deposit Insurance Reform," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 10(3), pages 95-103, 07.
  16. Mayer, Thomas & Chatterji, Monojit, 1990. "Reply to O'Brien," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 50(04), pages 942-944, December.
  17. Thomas Mayer, 1988. "Modigliani On Monetarism: A Response," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 6(4), pages 19-24, October.
  18. Mayer, Thomas, 1988. "Interpreting federal reserve behavior," Journal of Behavioral Economics, Elsevier, vol. 17(4), pages 263-277.
  19. Thomas Mayer, 1987. "Replacing The Fomc By A Pc," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 5(2), pages 31-43, 04.
  20. Thomas Mayer, 1987. "U. S. monetary policy," Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, pages 201-225.
  21. Mayer, Thomas, 1986. "Regulating Banks: Comment," The Journal of Business, University of Chicago Press, vol. 59(1), pages 87-96, January.
  22. Mayer, Thomas & Chatterji, Monojit, 1985. "Political Shocks and Investment: Some Evidence from the 1930s," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 45(04), pages 913-924, December.
  23. Mayer, Thomas, 1984. "The government budget constraint and standard macrotheory," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 13(3), pages 371-379, May.
  24. Mayer, Thomas, 1984. "Money and Inflation : Frank Hahn, (MIT Press, Cambridge, 1983) pp. xii + 116, $12.50," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 14(1), pages 127-130, July.
  25. Mayer, Thomas & Nathan, Harold, 1983. "Mortgage Rates and Regulation Q: A Note," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 15(1), pages 107-15, February.
  26. Mayer, Thomas, 1982. "A case study of Federal Reserve policymaking : Regulation Q in 1966," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 10(2), pages 259-271.
  27. Mayer, Thomas, 1982. "Financial Innovation-The Conflict between Micro and Macro Optimality," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 72(2), pages 29-34, May.
  28. Mayer, Thomas, 1982. "Monetary Trends in the United States and the United Kingdom: A Review Article," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 20(4), pages 1528-39, December.
  29. Mayer, Thomas, 1980. "Economics as a Hard Science: Realistic Goal or Wishful Thinking?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 18(2), pages 165-78, April.
  30. Mayer, Thomas, 1980. "David Hume and Monetarism," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 95(1), pages 89-101, August.
  31. Mayer, Thomas, 1980. "Competitive equality as a criterion for financial reform," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 4(1), pages 7-15, March.
  32. Mayer, Thomas, 1979. "Monetary Policy: Assessing the Burns Years: Discussion," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 34(2), pages 501-04, May.
  33. Mayer, Thomas, 1979. "A Comparison of Unemployment Rates and Income Fluctuations Prior to the Great Depression and in the Postwar Period," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 61(1), pages 142-46, February.
  34. Mayer, Thomas, 1978. "Money and the Great Depression: A critique of professor Temin's thesis," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 15(2), pages 127-145, April.
  35. Mayer, Thomas, 1978. "Consumption in the Great Depression," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 86(1), pages 139-45, February.
  36. Mayer, Thomas, 1977. "Professor Pesek's Criticism of Monetary Theory: A Comment," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 15(3), pages 908-14, September.
  37. Mayer, Thomas, 1975. "Should Large Banks Be Allowed to Fail?," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 10(04), pages 603-610, November.
  38. Mayer, Thomas, 1975. "Personal Savings in the Postwar World: Implications for the Theory of Household Behavior: Discussion," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 65(2), pages 223-24, May.
  39. Mayer, Thomas, 1975. "Selecting Economic Hypotheses by Goodness of Fit," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 85(340), pages 877-83, December.
  40. Mayer, Thomas, 1972. "Tests of the Permanent Income Theory with Continuous Budgets," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 4(4), pages 757-78, November.
  41. Mayer, Thomas, 1972. "The Relative Efficacy of Monetary Policy in Selected Industrial and Less-Developed Countries: A Comment," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 82(328), pages 1368-71, December.
  42. Mayer, Thomas, 1972. "The Federal Reserve's Policy Procedures: A Review of a Federal Reserve Study and an Ensuing Conference," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 4(3), pages 529-50, August.
  43. Mayer, Thomas, 1972. "Financial Guidelines and Credit Controls," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 4(2), pages 360-74, May.
  44. Mayer, Thomas, 1971. "Scadding and Mitchell on Monetary Controls: Some Comments," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 3(2), pages 412-14, May.
  45. Mayer, Thomas, 1971. "Our Financial Institutions: What Needs Changing?," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 3(1), pages 13-20, February.
  46. Thomas Mayer, 1964. "Multiplier and Velocity Analysis: An Evaluation," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 72, pages 563.
  47. Thomas Mayer, 1959. "Plant and Equiptment Lead Times," The Journal of Business, University of Chicago Press, vol. 33, pages 127.

NEP Fields

4 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (1) 2001-07-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2001-04-02. Author is listed
  3. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2001-04-02. Author is listed

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