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First Name:Alexander
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Last Name:Tabarrok
RePEc Short-ID:pta201
Fairfax, Virginia (United States)

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Enterprise Hall, Room 354, 4400 University Drive, 3G4 Fairfax, VA 22030
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  1. Klein, Daniel & Tabarrok, Alexander, 2003. "Do Off-Label Drug Practices Argue Against FDA Efficacy Requirements? Testing an Argument by Structured Conversations with Experts," Ratio Working Papers 28, The Ratio Institute.
  2. Helland, Eric & Tabarrok, Alex, 2002. "The Effect of Electoral Institutions on Tort Awards," Berkeley Olin Program in Law & Economics, Working Paper Series qt8rm9358c, Berkeley Olin Program in Law & Economics.
  3. Eric Helland & Alexander Tabarrok, . "Race, Poverty, and American Tort Awards: Evidence from Three Datasets," Claremont Colleges Working Papers 2002-29, Claremont Colleges.
  4. Jonathan Klick & Alexander Tabarrok, . "Using Terror Alert Levels to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime," American Law & Economics Association Annual Meetings 1042, American Law & Economics Association.
  1. Eli Dourado & Alex Tabarrok, 2015. "Public choice perspectives on intellectual property," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 163(1), pages 129-151, April.
  2. Alex Tabarrok, 2015. "James Buchanan as Intellectual Entrepreneur," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 30(Summer 20), pages 111-115.
  3. Tyler Cowen & Alex Tabarrok, 2014. "The Industrial Organization of Online Education," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(5), pages 519-22, May.
  4. Shawn P. Miller & Alexander Tabarrok, 2014. "Ill-Conceived, Even If Competently Administered: Software Patents, Litigation, and Innovation—A Comment on Graham and Vishnubhakat," Econ Journal Watch, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 11(1), pages 37-45, January.
  5. Briggs, Justin Thomas & Tabarrok, Alexander, 2014. "Firearms and suicides in US states," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 180-188.
  6. Alexander Tabarrok, 2013. "Private Education In India: A Novel Test Of Cream Skimming," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 31(1), pages 1-12, 01.
  7. Eric A. Helland & Alexander Tabarrok, 2012. "Product Liability and Moral Hazard: Evidence from General Aviation," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55(3), pages 593 - 630.
  8. Alex Tabarrok, 2010. "Boulevard of Broken Dreams: Why Public Efforts to Boost Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Have Failed - and What to Do About It," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 86(274), pages 458-459, 09.
  9. Tabarrok Alexander & Helland Eric, 2009. "Measuring Criminal Spillovers: Evidence from Three Strikes," Review of Law & Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 5(1), pages 251-268, May.
  10. Daniel B. Klein & Alexander Tabarrok, 2008. "Off-Label Drug Practices vs. FDA Efficacy Requirements," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(5), pages 743-775, November.
  11. Tabarrok, Alexander, 2008. "The hot-toy problem," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 67(2), pages 512-516, August.
  12. Eric Helland & Alexander Tabarrok, 2007. "Does Three Strikes Deter?: A Nonparametric Estimation," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 42(2).
  13. Eric Helland & Jonathan Klick & Alexander Tabarrok, 2005. "Data Watch: Tort-uring the Data," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 19(2), pages 207-220, Spring.
  14. Klick, Jonathan & Tabarrok, Alexander, 2005. "Using Terror Alert Levels to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 48(1), pages 267-79, April.
  15. Alexander Tabarrok, 2004. "Reply to Byrne and Thompson," Econ Journal Watch, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 1(1), pages 26-28, April.
  16. Alexander Tabarrok, 2004. "How to Get Real About Organs," Econ Journal Watch, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 1(1), pages 11-18, April.
  17. Helland Eric & Tabarrok Alexander, 2004. "Using Placebo Laws to Test "More Guns, Less Crime"," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 4(1), pages 1-9, January.
  18. Helland, Eric & Tabarrok, Alexander, 2004. "The Fugitive: Evidence on Public versus Private Law Enforcement from Bail Jumping," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 47(1), pages 93-122, April.
  19. Eric Helland & Alexander Tabarrok, 2003. "Race, Poverty, and American Tort Awards: Evidence from Three Data Sets," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 32(1), pages 27-58, 01.
  20. Eric Helland & Alexander Tabarrok, 2002. "The Effect of Electoral Institutions on Tort Awards," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 4(2), pages 341-370.
  21. Tabarrok Alexander, 2002. "Patent Theory versus Patent Law," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 1(1), pages 1-26, October.
  22. Tabarrok, Alexander, 2001. "President Perot or Fundamentals of Voting Theory Illustrated with the 1992 Election," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 106(3-4), pages 275-97, March.
  23. Helland, Eric & Tabarrok, Alexander T, 2000. "Runaway Judges? Selection Effects and the Jury," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 16(2), pages 306-33, October.
  24. Tyler Cowen & Alexander Tabarrok, 2000. "An Economic Theory of Avant-Garde and Popular Art, or High and Low Culture," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 67(2), pages 232-253, July.
  25. Alexander Tabarrok, 2000. "Believe in Pascal's Wager? Have I Got a Deal for You!," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 48(2), pages 123-128, March.
  26. Tabarrok, Alexander & Helland, Eric, 1999. "Court Politics: The Political Economy of Tort Awards," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 42(1), pages 157-88, April.
  27. Alexander Tabarrok & Lee Spector, 1999. "Would the Borda Count Have Avoided the Civil War?," Journal of Theoretical Politics, , vol. 11(2), pages 261-288, April.
  28. Tabarrok, Alexander, 1999. "Book Review," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 8(4), pages 479-481, November.
  29. Alex Tabarrok, 1998. "V. A. Ginsburgh and P.-M. Menger (eds.), Economics of the Arts: Selected Essays," Journal of Cultural Economics, Springer, vol. 22(4), pages 285-287, December.
  30. Tabarrok, Alexander & Cowen, Tyler, 1998. "Who Benefits from Progress?," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 51(3), pages 379-97.
  31. Tabarrok, Alexander, 1998. "The Private Provision of Public Goods via Dominant Assurance Contracts," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 96(3-4), pages 345-62, September.
  32. Alexander Tabarrok, 1997. "A simple model of crime waves, riots, and revolutions," Atlantic Economic Journal, International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 25(3), pages 274-288, September.
  33. Tabarrok, Alexander, 1996. "Genetic testing and human welfare: reply to Hall," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(3), pages 381-384, June.
  34. Cowen, Tyler & Tabarrok, Alexander, 1995. "Good Grapes and Bad Lobsters: Applying the Alchian and Allen Theorem," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 33(2), pages 253-56, April.
  35. Tabarrok, Alexander, 1995. "Irrelevance Propositions Are Irrelevant," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 48(3), pages 409-17.
  36. Alexander Tabarrok, 1994. "A Survey, Critique, and New Defense of Term Limits," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 14(2), pages 333-350, Fall.
  37. Tabarrok, Alexander, 1994. "Genetic testing: An economic and contractarian analysis," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 13(1), pages 75-91, March.
  1. Shruti Rajagopalan & Alexander Tabarrok, 2014. "Lessons from Gurgaon, India’s private city," Chapters, in: Cities and Private Planning, chapter 10, pages 199-231 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Alexander Tabarrok & Paul Heaton & Eric Helland, 2010. "The Measure of Vice and Sin: A Review of the Uses, Limitations and Implications of Crime Data," Chapters, in: Handbook on the Economics of Crime, chapter 3 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  3. Jonathan Klick & Alexander Tabarrok, 2010. "Police, Prisons, and Punishment: The Empirical Evidence on Crime Deterrence," Chapters, in: Handbook on the Economics of Crime, chapter 6 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  1. Alexander Tabarrok & Eric Helland, 2005. "Two Cheers for Contingent Fees," Books, American Enterprise Institute, number 51537, April.
  2. Tabarrok, Alexander (ed.), 2002. "The Entrepreneurial Economist: Bright Ideas from the Dismal Science," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780195145038, May.
2 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2004-01-18. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2004-01-18. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2004-01-18. Author is listed
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