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Recent and past publications by members of the Economics Department are listed. The date headings below refer to one year's output, starting July 1 and ending June 30.

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BOWLUS, A. J.

Bowlus, A. J., N. M. Kiefer, and G. R. Neumann. 2001. Equilibrium Search Models and the Transition from School to Work. International Economic Review 42 (2): 317-343.

DAVIES, J. B.

Davies, J. B., J. Zeng, and J. Zhang. 2000. Consumption vs. Income Taxes when Private Human Capital Investments are Imperfectly Observable. Journal of Public Economics 77 (1): 1-28.

EROSA, A.

Erosa, A. 2001. Financial Intermediation and Occupational Choice in Development. Review of Economic Dynamics 4 (2): 303-334.

FUSTER, L.

Fuster, L. 2000. Capital Accumulation in an Economy with Dynasties and Uncertain Lifetimes. Review of Economic Dynamics 3 (4): 650-674.

GOVINDAN, S.

Govindan, S., and A. McLennan. 2001. On the Generic Finiteness of Equilibrium Outcome Distributions in Game Forms. Econometrica 69 (2): 455-471.

Govindan, S., and R. Wilson. 2001. Direct Proofs of Generic Finiteness of Nash Equilibrium Outcomes. Econometrica 69 (3): 765-769.

HARLEY, C. K.

Harley, C. K. 2000. A Review of Globalization and History: The Evolution of a Nineteenth Century Atlantic Economy by Kevin O'Rourke and Jeffrey Williamson. Journal of Economic Literature 38 (4): 926-935.

Harley, C. K., and N. F. R. Crafts. 2000. Simulating the Two Views of the British Industrial Revolution. The Journal of Economic History 60 (3): 819-841.

KNIGHT, J. L.

Hwang, S., J. L. Knight, and S. E. Satchell. 2001. Forecasting Nonlinear Functions of Returns Using LINEX Loss Functions. Annals of Economics and Finance 2 (1): 187- 213.

Knight, J. L., and S. E. Satchell. 2001. A Note on Bayesian Inference in Asset Pricing. Econometric Theory 17 (2): 475-482.

Knight, J. L., and S. E. Satchell. 2001. Preface. Return Distributions in Finance. J.L. Knight, and S.E. Satchell. Oxford, United Kingdom: Butterworth-Heinemann. ix-x.

Knight, J. L., and S. E. Satchell. 2001. Pricing Derivatives Written on Assets with Arbitrary Skewness and Kurtosis (Chapter 9). Return Distributions in Finance. J.L. Knight, and S.E. Satchell. Oxford, United Kingdom: Butterworth-Heinemann. 252-275.

Knight, J. L., and S. E. Satchell. 2001. Return Distributions in Finance. Quantitative Finance Series. Oxford, United Kingdom: Butterworth-Heinemann. pp. xiv, 313.

Knight, J. L., S. E. Satchell, and G. Wang. 2001. The Probability Functions of Option Prices, Risk-Neutral Pricing and Value-at-Risk (Chapter 8). Return Distributions in Finance. J. L. Knight, and S. E. Satchell. Oxford, United Kingdom: Butterworth-Heinemann. 229-251.

LAIDLER, D. E. W.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2001. Foreword. The Thiessen Lectures: Lectures Delivered by Gordon G. Thiessen, Governor of the Bank of Canada, 1994 to 2001. Ottawa, Ontario: Bank of Canada. i-iv.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2001. Foreword. Monetarism Under Thatcher: Lessons for the Future. G.T. Pepper, and M.J. Oliver. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. x-xiii.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2001. The Golden Age of the Quantity Theory. Tokyo, Japan: Harvester Wheatsheaf. pp. viii, 228.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2001. What Do We Really Know about Monetary Policy? (Chapter 40). Australia's Economy in its International Context: The Joseph Fisher Lectures, Volume 2: 1950 - 2001. K. Anderson. Adelaide, Australia: Center for International Economic Studies, Adelaide University. 335-354.

Laidler, D. E. W., and S. Aba. 2001. The Canadian Dollar: Still a Commodity Currency. C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, January 11, 2001. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 15.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2000. Discussion 3 (Session 4: Panel Discussion). Money, Monetary Policy, and Transmission Mechanisms: Prodeedings of a Conference Held by the Bank of Canada. Ottawa, Ontario: Bank of Canada. 422-427.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2000. Picking Up the Beat: Why the Bank of Canada Should Move to a Fixed Schedule for Monetary Policy Announcements. C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, September 7, 2000. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 6.

Laidler, D. E. W., and S. Aba. 2000. It's Time to Ignore Core Inflation. C.D. Howe Institute Backgrounder, November 1, 2000. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 8.

LEITH, J. C.

Leith, J. C. 2001. Introduction of HE President Mogae at CSAE Conference Dinner. Development Policy in Africa: Public and Private Perspectives. Proceedings of a Conference for Academic, Government and Private-Sector Participants on Africa's Business Future. Oxford, United Kingdom: CSAE Publishing, Department of Economics, University of Oxford. 3.

PARKIN, M.

Parkin, M. 2001. What Have We Learned about Price Stability? Price Stability and the Long-Run Target for Monetary Policy. Proceedings of a seminar held by the Bank of Canada. Ottawa, Ontario: Bank of Canada. 223-259.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 2001. Modern Macroeconomics. 5th ed. Toronto, Ontario: Prentice Hall. pp. xix, 587.

Parkin, M., and G. Esquivel. 2001. Macroeconomía. 2nd Spanish edition ed. Mexico City, Mexico: Pearson Educatión Latinoamérica. pp. 576.

Parkin, M., and G. Esquivel. 2001. Microeconomía. 2nd Spanish edition ed. Mexico City, Mexico: Pearson Educatión Latinoamérica. pp. 608.

Parkin, M., M. Powell, and K. Matthews. 2000. Economics: European Edition. 4th ed. Harlow, United Kingdom: Pearson Education. pp. 1024.

ROBSON, A. J.

Robson, A. J. 2001. The Biological Basis of Economic Behavior. Journal of Economic Literature 39 (1): 11-33.

SCHÖB, R.

Koskela, E., H. -W. Sinn, and R. Schöb. 2001. Green Tax Reform and Competitiveness. German Economic Review 2 (1): 19-30.

SICULAR, T.

Morduch, J., and T. Sicular. 2001. Risk and Insurance in Transition: Perspectives from Zouping County, China (Chapter 8). Communities and Markets in Economic Development. M. Aoki, and Y. Hayami. New York, New York: Oxford University Press. 215-243.

Morduch, J., and T. Sicular. 2000. Politics, Growth, and Inequality in Rural China: Does it Pay to Join the Party? Journal of Public Economics 77 (3): 331-356.

SMITH, J. A.

Berger, M. C., D. Black, and J. A. Smith. 2001. Evaluating Profiling as a Means of Allocating Government Services. Econometric Evaluation of Labour Market Policies. M. Lechner, and F. Pfeiffer. Heidelberg, Germany: Physica-Verlag. 59-84.

Daniel, K., D. A. Black, and J. A. Smith. 2001. Racial Differences in the Effects of College Quality and Student Body Diversity on Wages. (Chapter 10). Diversity Challenged: Evidence on the Impact of Affirmative Action. G. Orfield with M. Kurlaender. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Civil Rights Project, Harvard University, Harvard Education Publishing Group. 221-231.

Smith, J. A., and P. E. Todd. 2001. Reconciling Conflicting Evidence on the Performance of Propensity-Score Matching Methods. American Economic Review 91 (2): 112-118.

Smith, J. A. 2000. A Critical Survey of Empirical Methods for Evaluating Active Labor Market Policies. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Volkswirtschaft und Statistik (Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics) 136 (3): 247-268.

Smith, J. A. 2000. Evaluation aktiver Arbeitsmarktpolitik: Erfahrungen aus Nordamerika. Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung 33 (3): 345-356.

STINEBRICKNER, T. R.

Stinebrickner, T. R. 2001. A Dynamic Model of Teacher Labor Supply. Journal of Labor Economics 19 (1): 196-230.

Stinebrickner, T. R. 2000. Serially Correlated Variables in Dynamic, Discrete Choice Models. Journal of Applied Econometrics 15 (6): 595-624.

STREUFERT, P.

Streufert, P. 2000. The Effect of Underclass Social Isolation on Schooling Choice. Journal of Public Economic Theory 2 (4): 461-482.

VENTURA, G.

Huggett, M., and G. Ventura. 2000. Sobre los Efectos Distributivos de la Reforma de la Seguridad Social. Cuadernos Economicos de I.C.E. (Informacion Comercial Española) 64: 75-108.

WHALLEY, J.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. 2001. The World Economy 24 (1-6). pp. 1-847.

Jha, R., and J. Whalley. 2001. The Environmental Regime in Developing Countries (Chapter 7). Behavioral and Distributional Effects of Environmental Policy. C. Carraro, and G.E. Metcalf. Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press. 217-242.

Whalley, J., and B. Zissimos. 2001. What Could a World Environmental Organization Do? Global Environmental Politics 1 (1): 29-34.

Abrego, L., and J. Whalley. 2000. The Choice of Structural Model in Trade-Wages Decompositions. Review of International Economics 8 (3): 462-477.

Bhattarai, K., and J. Whalley. 2000. General Equilibrium Modelling of UK Tax Policy (Chapter 4). Econometric Modelling: Techniques and Applications. S. Holly, and M. Weale. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 69-93.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley. 2000. The World Economy 23 (7-10). pp. 873-1422.

Whalley, J., and B. Zissimos. 2000. Trade and Environment Linkage and a Possible World Environmental Organisation. Environment and Development Economics 5 (4): 510-516.

WINTROBE, R.

Wintrobe, R. 2001. How to Understand, and Deal with Dictatorship: An Economist's View. Economics of Governance 2 (1): 35-58.

YANG, J.

Yang, J. 2001. Structural Change Tests under Regression Misspecifications. Economics Letters 70 (3): 311-317.

ZHANG, JIAN KANG

Epstein, L.G., and J.K. Zhang. 2001. Subjective Probabilities on Subjectively Unambiguous Events. Econometrica 69 (2): 265-306.

ZHANG, JIE

Zhang, J., J. Zhang, and R. Lee. 2001. Mortality Decline and Long-Run Economic Growth. Journal of Public Economics 80 (3): 485-507.