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Location: Chicago, Illinois (United States)
Homepage: http://www.uic.edu/depts/econ/
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Phone: 312-996-2683
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Postal: University Hall 2101, Mail Code 144, 601 South Morgan Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607
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  1. Ryan M. Gallagher & Haydar Kurban & Joseph J. Persky, 2013. "Small Homes, Public Schools, and Property Tax Capitalization," Working Papers 13-04, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
  2. Daniel Felsenstein & Joseph Persky, 2006. "Job Vacancy Chains and Local Employment Creation; the Case of Supply-Side Restrictions," ERSA conference papers ersa06p82, European Regional Science Association.
  3. Felsenstein, Daniel & Persky, Joseph & Carlson, Virginia, 2002. "Job vacancy chains in metropolitan labor markets," ERSA conference papers ersa02p088, European Regional Science Association.
  4. Joseph Persky & Wim Wiewel, 1996. "Central city and suburban development: who pays and who benefits?," Assessing the Midwest Economy MA-2, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
  1. Kurban, Haydar & Gallagher, Ryan M. & Persky, Joseph J., 2015. "Demographic changes and education expenditures: A reinterpretation," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 103-108.
  2. Persky, Joseph, 2014. "Geisst Charles R.,Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt (Philadelphia:University of Pennsylvania Press,2013), pp.400,$49.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4462-5," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 36(04), pages 512-514, December.
  3. Joseph Persky, 2013. "Utilitarianism and Luck," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 45(2), pages 287-309, Summer.
  4. Thakuriah (Vonu), Piyushimita & Persky, Joseph & Soot, Siim & Sriraj, P.S., 2013. "Costs and benefits of employment transportation for low-wage workers: An assessment of job access public transportation services," Evaluation and Program Planning, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 31-42.
  5. Gallagher, Ryan M. & Kurban, Haydar & Persky, Joseph J., 2013. "Small homes, public schools, and property tax capitalization," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 43(2), pages 422-428.
  6. David Merriman & Joseph Persky & Julie Davis & Ron Baiman, 2012. "The Impact of an Urban WalMart Store on Area Businesses," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 26(4), pages 321-333, November.
  7. Ron Baiman & Bill Barclay & Sidney Hollander & Haydar Kurban & Joseph Persky & Elce Redmond & Mel Rothenberg, 2012. "A Permanent Jobs Program for the U.S.: Economic Restructuring to Meet Human Needs," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer, vol. 39(1), pages 29-41, March.
  8. Kurban, Haydar & Gallagher, Ryan M. & Persky, Joseph J., 2012. "Estimating Local Redistribution Through Property-Tax-Funded Public School Systems," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 65(3), pages 629-51, September.
  9. Persky, Joseph, 2011. "Comptes rendus|Reviews Gerald A. Cohen, Why not Socialism? Princeton University Press, 2009," OEconomia, Editions NecPlus, vol. 2011(01), pages 145-148, March.
  10. Daniel Felsenstein & Joseph Persky, 2011. "Gender and Job Chains in Local Economic Development," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 25(2), pages 172-181, May.
  11. Persky, Joseph J. & Baiman, Ron, 2010. "Do State Minimum Wage Laws Reduce Employment? Mixed Messages from Fast Food Outlets in Illinois and Indiana," Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy, Mid-Continent Regional Science Association, vol. 40(2).
  12. Persky, Joseph, 2010. "On The Thinness Of The Utilitarian Defense Of Private Property," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 32(01), pages 63-83, March.
  13. Persky, Joseph, 2010. "Rawls's Thin (Millean) Defense of Private Property," Utilitas, Cambridge University Press, vol. 22(02), pages 134-147, June.
  14. Joseph J. Persky & Marc Doussard & Wim Wiewel, 2009. "Export Orientation and the Limits to Local Sovereignty," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 46(3), pages 519-536, March.
  15. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein, 2008. "Multipliers, markups, and mobility rents: in defense of ‘chain models’ in urban and regional analysis," Environment and Planning A, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 40(12), pages 2933-2947, December.
  16. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein, 2008. "Job Chains And Wage Curves: Worker Mobility And Marshallian Surpluses In Evaluating Regional Employment Growth," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 48(5), pages 921-940.
  17. Joseph Persky, 2008. "Persky on "Vanity"," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(3), pages 455-471, 07.
  18. Joseph Persky, 2007. "Retrospectives: From Usury to Interest," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 21(1), pages 227-236, Winter.
  19. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein, 2006. "Restricting access in a job chains model of local employment creation," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 40(2), pages 423-435, June.
  20. Persky, Joseph & Bassett, Gilbert W., 2006. "Conceptualizing Inequality and Risk," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 28(01), pages 81-93, March.
  21. Joseph Persky, 2004. "Persky on Noneconomic Objectives," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 63(4), pages 921-938, October.
  22. Persky, Joseph & Kurban, Haydar, 2003. "Do federal spending and tax policies build cities or promote sprawl?," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 33(3), pages 361-378, May.
  23. Persky, Joseph, 2002. "John Sutton: Marshall's Tendencies: What Can Economists Know? (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2000) pp. 122, $25. ISBN 0 262 19442 2," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 24(03), pages 385-387, September.
  24. Joseph Persky, 2001. "Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Classical Creed," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 15(4), pages 199-208, Fall.
  25. Joseph Persky, 2000. "The Neoclassical Advent: American Economics at the Dawn of the 20th Century," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 14(1), pages 95-108, Winter.
  26. Persky, Joseph, 1999. "Marshall's Neo-Classical Labor-Values," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 21(03), pages 257-268, September.
  27. Bassett, Gilbert W, Jr & Persky, Joseph, 1999. " Robust Voting," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 99(3-4), pages 299-310, June.
  28. Daniel Felsenstein & Joseph Persky, 1999. "When is a Cost Really a Benefit? Local Welfare Effects and Employment Creation in the Evaluation of Economic Development Programs," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 13(1), pages 46-54, February.
  29. Joseph Persky, 1998. "Retrospectives: Price Indexes and General Exchange Values," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 12(1), pages 197-205, Winter.
  30. Joseph Persky, 1998. "Wage Slavery," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 30(4), pages 627-651, Winter.
  31. Joseph Persky, 1997. "Retrospectives: Classical Family Values: Ending the Poor Laws as They Knew Them," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 11(1), pages 179-189, Winter.
  32. Joseph Persky, 1995. "The Ethology of Homo Economicus," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 9(2), pages 221-231, Spring.
  33. Alfonso Morales & Steven Balkin & Joseph Persky, 1995. "Rejoinder: Contradictions and Irony in Policy Research," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 9(4), pages 327-330, November.
  34. Alfonso Morales & Steven Balkin & Joseph Persky, 1995. "The Value of Benefits of a Public Street Market: The Case of Maxwell Street," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 9(4), pages 304-320, November.
  35. W Wiewel & J Persky, 1994. "Urban productivity and the neighborhoods: the case for a federal neighborhood strategy," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 12(4), pages 473-483, August.
  36. W Wiewel & J Persky, 1994. "Rejoinder to Hill and to Bendick and Geiger," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 12(4), pages 494-496, August.
  37. Joseph Persky & Mo-Yin Tam, 1994. "On The Persistent Structure Of Metropolitan Income Inequality, 1900-1980," The Review of Regional Studies, Southern Regional Science Association, vol. 24(3), pages 211-227, Winter.
  38. Joseph Persky, 1993. "Retrospectives: Consumer Sovereignty," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 7(1), pages 183-191, Winter.
  39. Joseph Persky & David Ranney & Wim Wiewel, 1993. "Import Substitution and Local Economic Development," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 7(1), pages 18-29, February.
  40. Joseph Persky, 1992. "Retrospectives: Pareto's Law," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 6(2), pages 181-192, Spring.
  41. Joseph Persky, 1992. "Unequal Exchange and Dependency Theory in George Fitzhugh," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 24(1), pages 117-128, Spring.
  42. Joseph Persky, 1991. "Retrospectives: Lange and von Mises, Large-Scale Enterprises, and the Economic Case for Socialism," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 5(4), pages 229-236, Fall.
  43. Persky, Joseph, 1990. "Retrospectives: Ceteris Paribus," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 4(2), pages 187-93, Spring.
  44. A Camacho & J Persky, 1990. "Variability and location," Environment and Planning A, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 22(1), pages 69-77, January.
  45. Persky, Joseph, 1990. "A Dismal Romantic," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 4(4), pages 165-72, Fall.
  46. Persky, Joseph, 1990. "Suburban income inequality : Three theories and a few facts," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(1), pages 125-137, June.
  47. Joseph Persky, 1989. "Black economic thought and the southern economy," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer, vol. 17(4), pages 27-44, March.
  48. Persky, Joseph, 1989. "Adam Smith's Invisible Hands," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 3(4), pages 195-201, Fall.
  49. Camacho, Antonio & Persky, Joseph J., 1988. "The internal organization of complex teams : Bounded rationality and the logic of hierarchies," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 9(4), pages 367-380, June.
  50. Tam, Mo-Yin S & Persky, Joseph, 1982. "Regional Convergence and National Inequality," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 64(1), pages 161-65, February.
  51. José Alberro & Joseph Persky & José Alberro & Joseph Persky, 1981. "The Dynamics of Fixed Capital Revaluation and Scrapping," Review of Radical Political Economics, Union for Radical Political Economics, vol. 13(2), pages 32-37, July.
  52. José Alberro & Joseph Persky, 1979. "The Simple Analytics of Falling Profit Rates, Okishio's Theorem and Fixed Capital," Review of Radical Political Economics, Union for Radical Political Economics, vol. 11(3), pages 37-41, October.
  53. Mo-Yin Tam & Joseph Persky, 1978. "On the distributional implications of collective provision of public goods," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 33(1), pages 61-69, March.
  54. Tsang, Herbert H & Persky, Joseph J, 1975. "On the Empirical Content of CES Production Functions," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 51(136), pages 539-48, December.
  55. Persky, Joseph & Tsang, Herbert, 1974. "Pigouvian Exploitation of Labor," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 56(1), pages 52-57, February.
  56. Joe Persky, 1972. "Regional Colonialism and the Southern Economy," Review of Radical Political Economics, Union for Radical Political Economics, vol. 4(5), pages 70-79, October.
  1. Joseph Persky, 2009. "Teaching Students to ‘Think About the Economy’," Chapters, in: Educating Economists, chapter 2 Edward Elgar.
  1. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein & Virginia Carlson, 2004. "Does "Trickle Down" Work? Economic Development and Job Chains in Local Labor Markets," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number dtdw, November.
2 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2007-01-14. Author is listed
  2. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2013-03-30. Author is listed
  3. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2013-03-30. Author is listed
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