Research & Publications

Boal, W. M. (forthcoming). The effect of unionization on productivity:  evidence from a long panel of coal mines. Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

Henderson, H., & Isaac, A. (forthcoming). Modern value chains and the organization of agrarian production. American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Vander Naald, B. P., & Cameron, T. A. (2017). Payment vehicles for public goods:  evidence from California's Proposition 21. Land Economics, 93(1), 145-164. doi:10.3368/le.

Pereira, B., Henderson, H., Lipari, F., Furtado, B. A., Bale, C., Gentile, J., & Grabner, C. (2016). Comment:  Errata in 'The political economy of the Kuznets curve'. Review of Development Economics, 20, 817-819.

Severe, S. (2016). An empirical analysis of bank concentration and monetary policy effectiveness. Journal of Financial Economic Policy, 8(2), 163-182.

Zheng, L., & Severe, S. (2016). Teaching the macroeconomic effects of tax cuts with a quasi-experiment. Economic Analysis and Policy, 51, 55-65.

Anderson, J., Sutherland, D., & Severe, S. (2015). An event study of home and host country patent generation in Chinese MNEs undertaking strategic asset acquisitions in developed markets. International Business Review, 24, 758-771.

Henderson, H., Corral, L., Simning, E., & Winters, P. (2015). Land accumulation dynamics in developing country agriculture. Journal of Development Studies, 51, 743-761.

Shell, H., & Zheng, L. (2015). The interaction effects of globalization and institutions on international capital flows. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 7(4), 12-22.

Severe, S., Kappen, J. A., Grout, J., & Tramosljanin, J. (2015). The gender effects of the new Boston Marathon qualification standards. Journal of Sports Analytics, 1, 33-42.

Zheng, L. (2015). Does purchasing power parity hold for the German-US real exchage rate?  A Bayesian dynamic linear model. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 7(2), 20-35.

Mitchell, M. C., Mohd Rafi, M. I., Severe, S., & Kappen, J. A. (2014). Conventional vs. Islamic finance: the impact of Ramadan upon Sharia-compliant markets. Organizations and Markets in Emerging Economies, 5(1), 105-124.

Zheng, L., & Zhang, X. (2014). Shareholder say-on-frequency vote and CEO compensation. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 5(7), 909-926.

Zheng, L. (2013). A survey of the empirical difficulties of the consumption capital asset pricing models. Journal of Modern Economy and Management, 2(1), 1-41.

Zheng, L. (2012). Are sovereign credit ratings objective?  A tale of two agencies. Journal of Applied Finance and Banking, 2(5), 43-61.

Boal, W. M. (2009). The effect of minimum salaries on employment of teachers: a test of the monopsony model. Southern Economic Journal, 75(3), 611-638.

Boal, W. M. (2009). The effect of unionism on accidents in U.S. coal mining, 1897-1929. Industrial Relations, 48(1), 97-120.

Updated April 14, 2017 by WMB

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