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Michael Beenstock

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First Name:Michael
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RePEc Short-ID:pbe130
Hebrew University of Jerusalem Department of Economics Mount Scopus Jerusalem 91905 Israel


Department of Economics
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Israel

Faculty of Social Sciences, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, 91905
RePEc:edi:dechuil (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Beenstock, Michael & Chiswick, Barry R. & Paltiel, Ari, 2005. "Endogenous Assimilation and Immigrant Adjustment in Longitudinal Data," IZA Discussion Papers 1840, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2005. "Regional Heterogenity and Conditional Convergence," ERSA conference papers ersa05p307, European Regional Science Association.
  3. Gad Allon & Michael Beenstock & Steven Hackman & Ury Passy & Alex Shapiro, 2005. "Nonparametric estimation of concave production technologies by entropic methods," Econometrics 0512003, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2003. "Decomposing the Dynamics of Regional Earnings Disparities in Israel," ERSA conference papers ersa03p90, European Regional Science Association.
  5. Beenstock, Michael, 1989. "The Factorial Distribution of Income in the Union Bargaining Model," CEPR Discussion Papers 288, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  6. Beenstock, Michael, 1989. "A Democratic Model of the `Rent-Sought' Benefit Cycle," CEPR Discussion Papers 289, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. Beenstock, Michael & Ben-Gad, Michael, 1989. "The Fiscal and Monetary Dynamics of Israeli Inflation: A Cointegrated Analysis 1970-1987," CEPR Discussion Papers 290, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  8. Beenstock, Michael, 1988. "An Econometric Investigation of North-South Interdependence," CEPR Discussion Papers 230, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  9. Beenstock, Michael & Whitbread, Chris, 1988. "Fixed Investment and the Technology Gap in the UK," CEPR Discussion Papers 229, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  10. Beenstock, Michael, 1987. "Regret and Jubilation in Union Wage Bargaining," CEPR Discussion Papers 170, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  11. Beenstock, Michael, 1987. "The Effects of the Tax-Benefit System on UK Unemployment: A Microeconomic Analysis," CEPR Discussion Papers 171, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  12. Beenstock, Michael, 1987. "An Aggregate Model of Output, Inflation and Interest Rates for Industrialised Countries," CEPR Discussion Papers 164, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  13. Beenstock, Michael, 1987. "The Balance of Payments of Oil Importing Countries: An Aggregate Econometric Analysis," CEPR Discussion Papers 165, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  14. Beenstock, Michael & Whitbread, Chris, 1987. "Explaining Changes in the Union Mark-up for Male Manual Workers in Great Britain, 1953-83," CEPR Discussion Papers 158, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  15. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter J, 1986. "The Market for Labour in Interwar Britain," CEPR Discussion Papers 105, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  16. Beenstock, Michael & Chan, Kam-Fai, 1986. "The Determinants of the Money Multiplier in the United Kingdom," CEPR Discussion Papers 106, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.


  1. Michael Beenstock & Barry Chiswick & Ari Paltiel, 2010. "Testing the immigrant assimilation hypothesis with longitudinal data," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 8(1), pages 7-27, March.
  2. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2010. "Spatial error correction and cointegration in nonstationary panel data: regional house prices in Israel," Journal of Geographical Systems, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 189-206, June.
  3. Beenstock, Michael & Ilek, Alex, 2010. "Wicksell's Classical Dichotomy: Is the natural rate of interest independent of the money rate of interest?," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 366-377, March.
  4. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2010. "Marshallian theory of regional agglomeration," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 89(1), pages 155-172, March.
  5. Michael Beenstock, 2009. "The Intergenerational Transmission of Inequality for Education and Earnings," Journal of Income Distribution, Ad libros publications inc., vol. 18(2), pages 118-141, June.
  6. Michael Beenstock, 2008. "Deconstructing the Sibling Correlation: How Families Increase Inequality," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 29(3), pages 325-345, September.
  7. Eyal, Yonatan & Beenstock, Michael, 2008. "Sign reversal in LIVE treatment effect estimates: The effect of vocational training on unemployment duration," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(5), pages 1102-1125, October.
  8. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2008. "Regional Heterogeneity, Conditional Convergence and Regional Inequality," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 42(4), pages 475-488.
  9. Michael Beenstock & Daniel Felsenstein, 2007. "Spatial Vector Autoregressions," Spatial Economic Analysis, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 2(2), pages 167-196.
  10. Gad Allon & Michael Beenstock & Steven Hackman & Ury Passy & Alexander Shapiro, 2007. "Nonparametric estimation of concave production technologies by entropic methods," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 22(4), pages 795-816.
  11. Michael Beenstock, 2007. "Do abler parents have fewer children?," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 59(3), pages 430-457, July.
  12. Michael Beenstock, 2004. "Rank And Quantity Mobility In The Empirical Dynamics Of Inequality," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 50(4), pages 519-541, December.
  13. Beenstock, Michael & Haitovsky, Yoel, 2004. "Does the appointment of judges increase the output of the judiciary?," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 24(3), pages 351-369, September.
  14. Beenstock, Michael & Azoulay, Eddy & Offenbacher, Akiva & Sulla, Olga, 2003. "A macroeconometric model with oligopolistic banks: monetary control, inflation and growth in Israel," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 455-486, May.
  15. Beenstock, Michael & Szpiro, George, 2002. "Specification search in nonlinear time-series models using the genetic algorithm," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 811-835, May.
  16. Beenstock, Michael & Rahav, Giora, 2002. "Testing Gateway Theory: do cigarette prices affect illicit drug use?," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 679-698, July.
  17. Beenstock, Michael & Haitovsky, Yoel, 2001. "Lottomania and other anomalies in the market for lotto," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 721-744, December.
  18. Beenstock, Michael & Goldin, Ephraim & Haitovsky, Yoel, 2000. "What jackpot? The optimal lottery tax," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 16(4), pages 655-671, November.
  19. Beenstock, Michael & Goldin, Ephraim & Nabot, Dan, 1999. "The demand for electricity in Israel," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 21(2), pages 168-183, April.
  20. Beenstock, Michael & Goldin, Ephraim & Haitovsky, Yoel, 1998. "Response bias in a conjoint analysis of power outages," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 135-156, April.
  21. Bar-Nathan, Moshe & Beenstock, Michael & Haitovsky, Yoel, 1998. "The market for housing in Israel," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 21-49, January.
  22. Beenstock, Michael, 1997. "The internal migration of immigrants: Israel 1969-1972," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(Supplemen), pages 263-284.
  23. Michael Beenstock & Ephraim Goldin & Yoel Haitovsky, 1997. "The Cost of Power Outages in the Business and Public Sectors in Israel: Revealed Preference vs. Subjective Valuation," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 2), pages 39-61.
  24. Beenstock, Michael & Goldin, Ephraim, 1997. "Priority pricing in electricity supply: An application for Israel," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 19(3), pages 175-189, August.
  25. Michael Beenstock & Jeffrey Fisher, 1997. "The macroeconomic effects of immigration: Israel in the 1990s," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 133(2), pages 330-358, June.
  26. Beenstock, Michael, 1997. "The Demand for Training by the Unemployed: Israel 1989-91," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 49(2), pages 273-290, April.
  27. Beenstock, Michael, 1995. "The stochastic economics of windpower," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 17(1), pages 27-37, January.
  28. Beenstock, Michael, 1995. "An econometric model of the oil importing developing countries," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 12(1), pages 3-14, January.
  29. Beenstock, Michael & Lavi, Yaakov & Offenbacher, Akiva, 1994. "A macroeconometric model for Israel 1962-1990 : A market equilibrium approach to aggregate demand and supply," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 11(4), pages 413-462, October.
  30. Beenstock, Michael & Lavi, Yaakov & Ribon, Sigal, 1994. "The supply and demand for exports in Israel," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 44(2), pages 333-350, August.
  31. Beenstock, Michael, 1993. "International Patterns in Military Spending," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 41(3), pages 633-649, April.
  32. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter, 1991. "The market for labor in interwar Britain," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 28(3), pages 287-308, July.
  33. Beenstock, Michael, 1991. "Generators and the cost of electricity outages," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 13(4), pages 283-289, October.
  34. Beenstock, Michael & Sturdy, Patricia, 1991. "Analysing morbidity determination with flawed data: The case of dysentery in regional India," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 32(2), pages 211-219, January.
  35. Beenstock, Michael & Sturdy, Patricia, 1990. "The determinants of infant mortality in regional India," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 18(3), pages 443-453, March.
  36. Beenstock, Michael, 1989. "The Determinants of the Money Multiplier in the United Kingdom," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 21(4), pages 464-480, November.
  37. Beenstock, Michael & Chan, Kam-Fai, 1988. "Economic Forces in the London Stock Market," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 50(1), pages 27-39, February.
  38. Beenstock, Michael, 1988. "Regret and Jubilation in Union Wage Bargaining," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 40(2), pages 296-301, June.
  39. Blake, David & Beenstock, Michael, 1988. "The stochastic analysis of competitive unemployment insurance premiums," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 7-25, January.
  40. Beenstock, Michael, 1988. "The performance of UK exchange rate forecasters : David Blake, Michael Beenstock and Valerie Brasse, Economic Journal 96 (1986) 986-999," International Journal of Forecasting, Elsevier, vol. 4(4), pages 627-629.
  41. Beenstock, Michael, 1987. "Pensions and Labour Market Structure," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 39(3), pages 568-576, September.
  42. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter & Lewington, Paul & Dalziel, Alan, 1986. "A macroeconomic model of aggregate supply and demand for the UK," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 3(4), pages 242-268, October.
  43. Beenstock, Michael & Chan, Kam-Fai, 1986. "Testing the Arbitrage Pricing Theory in the United Kingdom," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 48(2), pages 121-141, May.
  44. Beenstock, Michael & Dalziel, Alan, 1986. "The demand for energy in the UK : A general equilibrium analysis," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 8(2), pages 90-98, April.
  45. Blake, David & Beenstock, Michael & Brasse, Valerie, 1986. "The Performance of UK Exchange Rate Forecasters," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 96(384), pages 986-999, December.
  46. Beenstock, Michael & Dadashi, Saiid, 1986. "The profitability of forward currency speculation by central banks," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 449-456, April.
  47. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter, 1986. "Wages and unemployment in interwar Britain," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 23(2), pages 153-172, April.
  48. Beenstock, Michael & Dickinson, Gerry & Khajuria, Sajay, 1986. "The determination of life premiums: An international cross-section analysis 1970-1981," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 5(4), pages 261-270, October.
  49. Beenstock, Michael, 1985. "Forward Exchange Rates and "Seigel's Paradox" [Risk, Interest Rates and Forward Exchange]," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 37(2), pages 298-303, June.
  50. M Beenstock, 1983. "Tax shields on savings with life assurance companies and pension funds in the United Kingdom," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 4(3), pages 62-74, November.
  51. Beenstock, Michael & Wilcocks, Patrick, 1983. "Energy and economic activity: a reply to Kouris," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 5(3), pages 212-212, July.
  52. Beenstock, Michael, 1983. "Rational expectations and the effect of exchange-rate intervention on the exchange rate," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 319-331, December.
  53. Beenstock, M. & Dicks, G. R., 1983. "An aggregate monetary model of the world economy," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 21(3), pages 261-285, May.
  54. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter, 1983. "Long-Term Trends in Economic Openness in the United Kingdom and the United States [Long Term Trends in Openness of National Economies]," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 35(1), pages 130-135, March.
  55. Beenstock, Michael & Warburton, Peter, 1982. "An Aggregative Model of the UK Labour Market," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 34(2), pages 253-275, July.
  56. Beenstock, Michael & Budd, Alan & Warburton, Peter, 1981. "Monetary Policy, Expectations and Real Exchange Rate Dynamics," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 33(0), pages 85-119, Supplemen.
  57. Beenstock, M. & Willcocks, P., 1981. "Energy consumption and economic activity in industrialized countries : The dynamic aggregate time series relationship," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 3(4), pages 225-232, October.
  58. Beenstock, Michael & Longbottom, J Andrew, 1981. "The Term Structure of Interest Rates in a Small Open Economy," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 13(1), pages 44-59, February.
  59. Beenstock, Michael, 1981. "Exchange Rate Expectations and Interest Rate Differentials," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 63(1), pages 148-148, February.
  60. Beenstock, Michael, 1980. "Political econometry of official development assistance," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 8(2), pages 137-144, February.
  61. Beenstock, Michael & Bell, Steven, 1979. "A Qtrly Econometric Model of the Capital Account in the U.K. Balance of Payments," The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, University of Manchester, vol. 47(1), pages 33-62, March.
  62. Beenstock, Michael, 1979. "Corruption and development," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 15-24, January.
  63. Beenstock, Michael, 1979. "Arbitrage, Speculation, and Official Forward Intervention: The Cases of Sterling and the Canadian Dollar," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 61(1), pages 135-139, February.
  64. Beenstock, Michael, 1977. "Policies Towards International Direct Investment: A Neoclassical Reappraisal," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 87(347), pages 533-542, September.

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