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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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BHANDARI, R.

Upadhyaya, K.P., F.G. Mixon, Jr., and R. Bhandari. 2004. Exchange Rate Adjustment and Output in Greece and Cyprus: Evidence from Panel Data. Applied Financial Economics 14 (16): 1181-1185.

BOWLUS, A. J.

Bowlus, A. J., and J. -M. Robin. 2004. Twenty Years of Rising Inequality in U.S. Lifetime Labour Income Values. Review of Economic Studies 71(3): 709-742.

BOYER, R. S.

Boyer, R. S. 2004. Rethinking the Role of NCBs in the EMU. Journal of International Money and Finance 23 (7-8): 977-996.

BURGESS, D.

Burgess, D., and J. Fried. 2004. The FPR Burden: A Proposal for Cutting Government Waste. Canadian Investment Review 17 (2): 57-58.

BUSCH, L. -A.

Busch, L. -A., and S. Govindan. 2004. Robust Nonexistence of Equilibrium with Incomplete Markets. Journal of Mathematical Economics 40 (6): 641-645.

DAVIES, J. B.

Bartlett, R., J. B. Davies, and M. Hoy. 2005. Can a Negative Income Tax System for the United Kingdom be Both Equitable and Affordable? (Chapter 18). The Ethics and Economics of the Basic Income Guarantee. 1st ed. K. Widerquist, M.A. Lewis, S. Pressman. Alternative Voices in Contemporary Economics. AlderKingdom: blising Led. 293-315.

Collins, K. A., and J. B. Davies. 2005. Recent Changes in Effective Tax Rates on PSE Level Human Capital in Canada. Higher Education in Canada. 1st ed. C.M. Beach, R.W. Boadway, and R.M. McInnis. Kingston, Ontario: John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy. 417-451. Presented at the John Deutsch Institute’s conference on Higher Education in Canada, Queen’s University, February 13-14, 2004. Published in cooperation with McGill-Queen’s University Press.

FRIED, J.

Burgess, D., and J. Fried. 2004. The FPR Burden: A Proposal for Cutting Government Waste. Canadian Investment Review 17 (2): 57-58.

GOVINDAN, S.

Busch, L.-A., and S. Govindan. 2004. Robust Nonexistence of Equilibrium with Incomplete Markets. Journal of Mathematical Economics 40 (6): 641-645.

KLEIN, P.

Domeij, D., and P. Klein. 2005. Preannounced Optimal Tax Reform. Macroeconomic Dynamics 9 (2): 150-169.

Klein, P., V. Quadrini, and J. -V. Rios-Rull. 2005. Optimal Time-Consistent Taxation with International Mobility of Capital. Advances in Macroeconomics 5 (1): 1-34.

KNIGHT, J. L.

Knight, J. L., and S. Satchell (Editors). 2005. Linear Factor Models in Finance. 1st ed. Quantitative Finance Series. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann. pp. xiv, 282.

Knight, J. L., and S. Satchell. 2005. A Re-Examination of Sharpe’s Ratio for Log-Normal Prices. Applied Mathematical Finance 12 (1): 87-100.

LAIDLER, D. E. W.

Backhouse, R. E., and D. E. W. Laidler. 2004. What Was Lost with the IS-LM. History of Political Economy 36: 25-56. Annual supplement.

Guillemette, Y., D. E. W. Laidler, and W. Robson. 2004. The Real Reasons for the Canadian Dollar’s Power Trip – And What Not to Do About It. C.D. Howe Institute e-brief. Dec. 7. pp. 4.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. Central Bank as the Lender of Last Resort: Trendy or Passe. Conference. Central Banking and the Financial System. 1-20.  Presented at the Conference on Central Banking and the Financial System held by the National Bank of Poland in Warsaw, Oct. 7-8, 2004.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. The Effects of Political Events on Economic Ideas: A Round-Table Discussion (Part VII). Political Events and Economic Ideas. 1st ed. I. Barens, V. Caspari, and B. Schefold. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 365-368. Presented at the 5th Annual Conference of the European Society for the History of Economic Thought held Feb. 22-25, 2001, in Darmstadt, Germany.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. From Bimetallism to Monetarism: The Shifting Political Affiliation of the Quantity Theory (Chapter 1). Political Events and Economic Ideas. 1st ed. I. Barens, V. Caspari, and B. Schefold. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 9-36. Presented at the 5th Annual Conference of the European Society for the History of Economic Thought held Feb. 22-25, 2001 in Darmstadt, Germany.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2005. Incentives Facing Canadian Universities: Some Possible Consequences. Higher Education in Canada. 1st ed. C.M. Beach, R.W. Boadway, and R.M. McInnis. Kingston, Ontario: John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy. 35-49. Presented at the John Deutsch Institute’s conference on Higher Educuation in Canada, Queen’s University, Feb. 13-14, 2004. Published in cooperation with McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2005. Inflation Targets versus International Monetary Integration: A Canadian Perspective. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics 16 (1): 35-64.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. Macroeconomics in Retrospect: The Selected Essays of David Laidler. 1st ed. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. pp. xxii, 433.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. Monetary Policy after Bubbles Burst: The Zero Lower Bound, the Liquidity Trap and the Credit Deadlock. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques 30 (3): 333-340.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2004. Monetary Policy Without Money: Hamlet Without the Ghost. Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, and Financial Stability: A Festschrift in Honour of Charles Freedman. 1st ed. Ottawa, Ontario: Bank of Canada. 111-134. Presented at a conference held by the Bank of Canada, June 2003.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2005. Towards a Macroprudential Framework: Comments. Current Directions in Financial Regulation. 1st ed. F. Milne, and E.H. Neave. Policy Forum Series; 40. Kingston, Ontario: John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy. 235-242. Presented at the conference Current Directions in Financial Regulation, held in Toronto, May 13-14, 2004. Published in cooperation with McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Laidler, D. E. W., and W. B. P. Robson. 2004. Two Percent Target: The Context, Theory, and Practice of Canadian Monetary Policy since 1991. 1st ed. Policy Study; 37. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. xii, 217.

LEITH, J. C.

Leith, J. C. 2005. Why Botswana Prospered. 1st ed. Montreal, Quebec: McGill-Queen’s University Press. pp. xi, 156.

LOCHNER, L.

Lochner, L. 2004. Education, Work, and Crime: A Human Capital Approach. International Economic Review 45 (3): 811-843.

PARKIN, M.

Bade, R., M. Parkin, and B. Lyons. 2005. Foundations of Microeconomics. 2nd Canadian ed. Toronto, Ontario: Pearson Addison-Wesley. pp. xxx, 468.

Parkin, M. 2005. Economics. 7th ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley. pp. xlviii, 834. Includes MyEconLab Student Access Kit.

Parkin, M. 2005. Macroeconomics. 7th ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley. pp. xl, 462. Includes MyEconLab Student Access Kit.

Parkin, M. 2005. Microeconomics. 7th ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley. pp. xxxix, 486. Includes MyEconLab Student Access Kit.

Parkin, M., M. Powell, and K. Matthews. 2005. Economics. 6th European ed. Harlow, United Kingdom: Pearson Addison-Wesley. pp. xli, 833. Includes MyEconLab Student Access Kit.

RUPERT, P.

Gomme, P., R. Rogerson, P. Rupert, and R. Wright. 2005. The Business Cycle and the Life Cycle. NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2004. M. Gertler, and K. Rogoff. Macroeconomics Annual; 19. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press. 415-461.

Imrohoroglu, A., A. Merlo, P. Rupert. 2004. What Accounts for the Decline in Crime? International Economic Review 45 (3): 707-729.

SHEARER-GILLMORE, J.

Shearer-Gillmore, J. 2005. Study Guide. Foundations of Microeconomics. 2nd Canadian ed. Toronto, Ontario: Pearson Addison-Wesley. pp. xii, 307. Author also known as J. Gillmore. Study Guide for Foundations of Microeconomics, 2nd Canadian ed., by R. Bade, M. Parkin, and B. Lyons.

SICULAR, T.

Sicular, T. 2004. Why Do Revolutions Succeed? The Role of Rational Choice in the Chinese Communist Revolution. Homo Oeconomicus 21(2): 225-250.

Sicular, T. , and Y. Zhao. 2004. Earnings and Labor Mobility in Rural China: Implications for China’s Accession to the WTO (Chapter 14). China and the WTO: Accession, Policy Reform, and Poverty Reduction Stategies. 1st ed. D. Bhattasali, S. Li, and W. Martin. Washington, D.C.: World Bank and Oxford University Press. 239-260.

SLIVINSKI, A.

Bilodeau, M., and A. Slivinski. 2004. Rational Nonprofit Entrepreneurship (Chapter 7). The Economics of Nonprofit Enterprises. 1st ed. R. Steinberg. The International Library of Critical Writing in Economics; 181. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 135-155. Reprinted from Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 7 (4): 551-571.

Bilodeau, M., and A. Slivinski. 2004. Rival Charities (Chapter 8). The Economics of Nonprofit Enterprises. 1st ed. R. Steinberg. The International Library of Critical Writing in Economics; 181. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited. 156-174. Reprinted from Journal of Public Economics 66 (3): 449-467.

Slivinski, A. 2004. Review of The Governance of Not-For-Profit Organizations edited by E.L. Glaeser. Journal of Economic Literature 42 (3): 854-856. Book review.

STINEBRICKNER, T. R.

Stinebrickner, R., and T. R. Stinebrickner. 2004. Time-use and College Outcomes. Journal of Econometrics 121 (1-2): 243-269.

WHALLEY, J.

Abrego, L., R. Riezman, and J. Whalley. 2005. Computation and the Theory of Customs Unions. CESifo Economic Studies 51 (1): 117-132.

Abrego, L., and J. Whalley. 2005. Decompositional Analysis Using Numerical Equilibrium Models: Illustrations from Trade Literature (Chapter 14). Frontiers in Applied General Equilibrium Modeling: In Honor of Herbert Scarf. 1st ed. T. J. Kehoe, T. N. Srinivasan, and J. Whalley. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 378-401. Presented at a conference held at Yale University, April 2002.

Cudmore, E., and J. Whalley. 2005. Border Delays and Trade Liberalization (Chapter 12). International Trade in East Asia. 1st ed. T. Ito, and A.K. Rose. NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics; 14. Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press. 391-401. Edited version of a paper presented at the 14th annual conference of NBER’s East Asia Seminar on Economics, Taipei, Sept. 5-7, 2003.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley (Editors). 2004. The World Economy. 27 (7, 8, 9, and 10). 947-1657. Joint Managing Editors.

Greenaway, D., and J. Whalley (Editors). 2005. The World Economy. 28 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5,and 6). 1-922. Joint Managing Editors.

Kehoe, T. J., T. N. Srinivasan, and J. Whalley (Editors). 2005. Frontiers in Applied General Equilibrium Modeling: In Honor of Herbert Scarf. 1st ed. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. pp. xi, 436. All but two chapters were presented at a conference held at Yale University, April 2002.

Kehoe, T.J., T.N. Srinivasan, and J. Whalley. 2005. Introduction. Frontiers in Applied General Equilibrium Modeling: In Honor of Herbert Scarf. 1st ed. T. J. Kehoe, T. N. Srinivasan, and J. Whalley. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 1-12.

Shoven, J. B., and J. Whalley. 2005. Irving Fisher’s Spendings (Consumption) Tax in Retrospect. American Journal of Economics and Sociology 64(1): 215-235. Reprinted in Celebrating Irving Fisher: The Legacy of a Great Economist. R. W. Dimand, and J. Geanakoplos. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing, 2005. 215-235.

Whalley, J. 2004. Assessing the Benefits to Developing Countries of Liberalisation in Services Trade. The World Economy 27 (8): 1223-1253.

Whalley, J. 2005. Comment. International Trade in East Asia. 1st ed. T. Ito, and A. K. Rose. NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics; 14. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago University Press. 325-327. Comment on WTO Dispute Settlements in East Asia by D. Ahn, presented at the 14th annual conference of the NBER’s East Asia Seminar on Economics, Taipei, Sept. 5-7, 2003.

Whalley, J., and S. Zhang. 2005. VAT Base Broadening when the Location of Some Consumption is Mobile. Economics Letters 87 (2): 199-205.

WINTROBE, R.

Wintrobe, R. 2004. Extremism. Ideas. S. Wolch. Toronto, Ontario: CBC Radio One. Parts 1 and 2 aired Dec. 1 and Dec. 8, 2004 respectively. Narrated by R. Wintrobe with host P. Kennedy.

Wintrobe, R. 2004. The Canadian Dictatorship. Who Decides? Government in the New Millennium. 1st ed. R.M. Bird. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. 131-158. Presented at the C.D. Howe Institute’s conference Who Decides? Democracy, Federalism and Citizen Empowerment, Toronto, Nov. 15, 2002.

Wintrobe, R. 2004. Rational Revolutions. Homo Oeconomicus 21(2): 171-196.

WONNACOTT, R.

Wonnacott, P., and R. Wonnacott. 2005. What’s the Point of Reciprocal Trade Negotiations? Exports, Imports, and Gains from Trade. The World Economy 28 (1): 1-20.

ZHANG, S.

Whalley, J., and S. Zhang. 2005. VAT Base Broadening when the Location of Some Consumption is Mobile. Economics Letters 87 (2): 199-205.