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Joseph Persky

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Affiliation

Department of Economics
University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, Illinois (United States)
http://www.uic.edu/depts/econ/

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University Hall 2101, Mail Code 144, 601 South Morgan Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607
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Working papers

  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.

Articles

  1. Joseph Persky, 2017. "Producer co-operatives in nineteenth-century British economic thought," The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(2), pages 319-340, March.
  2. 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.
  3. Persky, Joseph, 2015. "American Political Economy And The Common School Movement: 1820–1850," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 37(02), pages 247-262, June.
  4. Powell, L.M. & Wada, R. & Persky, J.J. & Chaloupka, F.J., 2014. "Employment impact of sugar-sweetened beverage taxes," American Journal of Public Health, American Public Health Association, vol. 104(4), pages 672-677.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Joseph Persky, 2013. "Utilitarianism and Luck," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 45(2), pages 287-309, Summer.
  9. 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 629-651, September.
  10. 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;National Economic Association, vol. 39(1), pages 29-41, March.
  11. 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.
  12. Daniel Felsenstein & Joseph Persky, 2011. "Gender and Job Chains in Local Economic Development," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 25(2), pages 172-181, May.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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).
  16. Persky, Joseph, 2010. "Rawls's Thin (Millean) Defense of Private Property," Utilitas, Cambridge University Press, vol. 22(02), pages 134-147, June.
  17. 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.
  18. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein, 2008. "Multipliers, Markups, and Mobility Rents: In Defense of ‘Chain Models’ in Urban and Regional Analysis," Environment and Planning A, , vol. 40(12), pages 2933-2947, December.
  19. 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.
  20. Joseph Persky, 2008. "Persky on "Vanity"," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(3), pages 455-471, July.
  21. 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.
  22. Joseph Persky, 2007. "Retrospectives: From Usury to Interest," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 21(1), pages 227-236, Winter.
  23. 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.
  24. Joseph Persky & Daniel Felsenstein, 2006. "Restricting access in a job chains model of local employment creation," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer;Western Regional Science Association, vol. 40(2), pages 423-435, June.
  25. Joseph Persky, 2004. "Persky on Noneconomic Objectives," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 63(4), pages 921-938, October.
  26. 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.
  27. 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.
  28. Joseph Persky, 2001. "Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Classical Creed," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 15(4), pages 199-208, Fall.
  29. 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.
  30. 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.
  31. 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.
  32. Bassett, Gilbert W, Jr & Persky, Joseph, 1999. "Robust Voting," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 99(3-4), pages 299-310, June.
  33. Joseph Persky, 1998. "Wage Slavery," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 30(4), pages 627-651, Winter.
  34. Joseph Persky, 1998. "Retrospectives: Price Indexes and General Exchange Values," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 12(1), pages 197-205, Winter.
  35. 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.
  36. Joseph Persky, 1995. "The Ethology of Homo Economicus," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 9(2), pages 221-231, Spring.
  37. 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.
  38. Alfonso Morales & Steven Balkin & Joseph Persky, 1995. "Rejoinder: Contradictions and Irony in Policy Research," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 9(4), pages 327-330, November.
  39. 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.
  40. 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.
  41. 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.
  42. Joseph Persky, 1993. "Retrospectives: Consumer Sovereignty," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 7(1), pages 183-191, Winter.
  43. Joseph Persky & David Ranney & Wim Wiewel, 1993. "Import Substitution and Local Economic Development," Economic Development Quarterly, , vol. 7(1), pages 18-29, February.
  44. Joseph Persky, 1992. "Retrospectives: Pareto's Law," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 6(2), pages 181-192, Spring.
  45. 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.
  46. 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.
  47. Persky, Joseph, 1990. "Retrospectives: Ceteris Paribus," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 4(2), pages 187-193, Spring.
  48. Persky, Joseph, 1990. "A Dismal Romantic," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 4(4), pages 165-172, Fall.
  49. A Camacho & J Persky, 1990. "Variability and location," Environment and Planning A, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 22(1), pages 69-77, January.
  50. 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.
  51. Persky, Joseph, 1989. "Adam Smith's Invisible Hands," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 3(4), pages 195-201, Fall.
  52. Joseph Persky, 1989. "Black economic thought and the southern economy," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer;National Economic Association, vol. 17(4), pages 27-44, March.
  53. 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.
  54. Tam, Mo-Yin S & Persky, Joseph, 1982. "Regional Convergence and National Inequality," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 64(1), pages 161-165, February.
  55. 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.
  56. 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.
  57. 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.
  58. 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 539-548, December.
  59. Persky, Joseph & Tsang, Herbert, 1974. "Pigouvian Exploitation of Labor," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 56(1), pages 52-57, February.
  60. 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.

Chapters

  1. Joseph Persky, 2009. "Teaching Students to ‘Think About the Economy’," Chapters,in: Educating Economists, chapter 2 Edward Elgar Publishing.

Books

  1. Persky, Joseph, 2016. "The Political Economy of Progress: John Stuart Mill and Modern Radicalism," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780190460631.
  2. 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.

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  1. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2007-01-14
  2. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2013-03-30
  3. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2013-03-30

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