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Faculty Publications

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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BOYER, R. S.

Boyer, R. S. 2009. Reflections on Milton Friedman's Contributions to Open Economy Money/Macro. Journal of International Money and Finance 28 (7): 1097-1116.

BURGESS, D.

Brean, D. J. S., and D. F. Burgess. 2010. Risk-Adjusted Discount Rates for Public Sector Investments: With Illustrations for Transportation (Chapter 7). Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. D. F. Burgess, and G. P. Jenkins. John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 229-252.

Burgess, D. F. 2010. Comment on "The Economic Opportunity Cost of Capital for Canada: An Empirical Update" by Glenn P. Jenkins and Chun-Yan Kuo. Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. D. F. Burgess, and G. P. Jenkins.  John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 289-297.

Burgess, D. F. 2010. Comment on "The Social Discount Rate for Provincial Government Investment Projects" by Peter S. Spiro. Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. D. F. Burgess, and G. P. Jenkins.  John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 315-318.

Burgess, D. F. 2010. Toward a Reconciliation of Alternative Views on the the Social Discount Rate (Chapter 3). Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 131-155.

Burgess, D. F., and G. P. Jenkins (Editors). 2010. Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. viii, 336.

Burgess, D. F., and G. P. Jenkins. 2010. Introduction. Discount Rates for the Evaluation of Public-Private Partnerships. D. F. Burgess, and G. P. Jenkins.  John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, Queen's University. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 1-15.

DAVIES, J. B.

Davies, J. B. (Editor). 2010. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques. 36 (1, 2 and Supp.). pp. 1-264; Sx, S93.

Davies, J. B. 2010. Discussion of 'What is Good Government? David Laidler's Views' by R. Young and D. Laidler. David Laidler's Contributions to Economics. R. Leeson. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 109-113. Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Davies, J. B. (Editor). 2009. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques. 35 (3 and 4). pp. 269-523.

Davies, J. B., S. Sandström, A. Shorrocks, and E. Wolff. 2009. The Global Pattern of Household Wealth. Journal of International Development 21 (8): 1111-1124.

Davies, J. B., J. Zeng, and J. Zhang. 2009. Time-Consistent Taxation in a Dynastic Family Model with Human and Physical Capital and a Balanced Government Budget. Canadian Journal of Economics 42 (3): 1023-1049.

GOLTSMAN, M.

Goltsman, M., J. Hörner, G. Pavlov, and F. Squintani. 2009. Mediation, Arbitration and Negotiation. Journal of Economic Theory 144 (4): 1397-1420.

KLEIN, P.

Brzozowski, M., M. Gervais, P. Klein, and M. Suzuki. 2010. Consumption, Income, and Wealth Inequality in Canada. Review of Economic Dynamics 13 (1): 52-75.

Klein, P., and G. Ventura. 2009. Productivity Differences and the Dynamic Effects of Labor Movements. Journal of Monetary Economics 56 (8): 1059-1073.

KNIGHT, J. L.

Chu, B., J. Knight, and S. E. Satchell. 2010. Optimal Investment and Asymmetric Risk: A Large Deviations Approach. Optimization 59 (1): 3-27.

Knight, J., and S. Satchell. 2010. Exact Properties of Measures of Optimal Investment for Benchmarked Portfolios. Quantitative Finance 10 (5): 495-502.

Knight, J., and S. Satchell. 2009. Some Properties of Averaging Simulated Optimization Methods (Chapter 10). Optimizing Optimization: The Next Generation of Optimization Applications and Theory. S. Satchell. Quantitative Finance. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science. 225-245.

LAIDLER, D. E. W.

Bergevin, Philippe, and D. Laidler. 2010. Room for Manoeuvre: Monetary Policy Over the Next Eighteen Months, and the Allure of Price-Level Targeting. C.D. Howe Institute e-brief. April 14. pp. 4.

Laidler, D. 2010. Discussion of 'Trade-offs in Monetary Policy' by Milton Friedman. David Laidler's Contributions to Economics. R. Leeson.  Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 121-127.  Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Laidler, D. 2010. Interview with David Laidler (Chapter 1).  David Laidler's Contributions to Economics. R. Leeson.  Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 1-40. Interviewed by F. Cesarano, C. Freedman, C. Goodhart, R. Leeson, W. Robson, N. Rowe, R Sandilands and R. Young during a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Laidler, D. 2010. Introduction. Securing Monetary Stability: Canada's Monetary Policy Regime after 2011. D. Laidler. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. 3-13.

Laidler, D. 2010. Lucas, Keynes, and the Crisis. Journal of the History of Economic Thought 32 (1): 39-62.

Laidler, D. (Editor). 2010. Securing Monetary Stability: Canada's Monetary Policy Regime after 2011. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. v, 195.

Laidler, D., and R. Banerjee. 2010. Unstable Foundations: Asset Markets, Inflation Targets, and Canada's 2011 Policy Choices (Chapter 8). Securing Monetary Stability: Canada's Monetary Policy Regime after 2011. D. Laidler. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. 171-192. First published as Commentary 278, C.D. Howe Institute, Toronto, 2008.

Young, R., and D. Laidler. 2010. What is Good Government? David Laidler's Views. David Laidler's Contributions to Economics. R. Leeson. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 93-109. Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Laidler, D. 2009. Financial Stability, Monetarism and the Wicksell Connection. Review of Economic Analysis 1 (1): 60-79. Available at: http://www.rofea.org/index.php/journal/article/viewFile/13/5

Laidler, D. 2009. Getting Talk Back on Target: The Exchange Rate and the Inflation RateC.D. Howe Institute e-brief.  Dec. 2.  pp. 4.

Laidler, D. 2009. Monetary Policy's Current Challenges. C.D. Howe Institute Verbatim. July 23. pp. 7. Presentation to a seminar held by the Department of Finance Canada, Ottawa, June 16, 2009.

Laidler, D. 2009. Recent Experiences with Incomes Policy and its Implications for Canada. Vancouver Institute Lectures. Vancouver, British Columbia: cIRcle: UBC's Digital Repository. Digitized copy of an audio recording of a Vancouver Institute lecture given by David Laidler on Feb. 21, 1976. Available at: https://circle.ubc.ca/handle/2429/14195

Laidler, D. 2009. Successes and Failures of Monetary Policy since the 1950s (Chapter 1). Monetary Policy over Fifty Years: Experiences and Lessons.  Deutsche Bundesbank. London, United Kingdom: Routledge. 9-39. Presented at a conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Deutsche Bundesbank, September 21, 2007.

LEITH, J. C.

Goodhart, C., and Leith, J. C. 2010. David Laidler's Contributions (Chapter 2).  David Laidler's Contributions to Economics. R. Leeson. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 41-43. Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Leith, J. C. 2010. Monetary Union Proposals in North America and Southern Africa: Do the Same Q & A Apply? (Chapter 8). Canadian Policy Debates and Case Studies in Honour of David Laidler. R. Leeson. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 215-230. Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

LIVSHITS, I.

Livshits, I. J. MacGee, and M. Tertilt. 2010. Accounting for the Rise in Consumer Bankruptcies. American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 2 (2): 165-193.

LOCHNER, L.

Lochner, L. 2010. Education and Crime. International Encyclopedia of Education. 3rd ed. P. Peterson, E. Baker, and B. McGaw. Oxford: Elsevier. 239-244. Reprinted in D. J. Brewer and P. J. McEwan, Economics of Education, Academic Press, 2010, 93-98.

MACGEE, J.

Livshits, I., J. MacGee, and M. Tertilt. 2010. Accounting for the Rise in Consumer Bankruptcies.  American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 2 (2): 165-193.

MacGee, J. 2009. Why Didn't Canada's Housing Market Go Bust? Economic Commentary. September. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. pp. 5. Available at: http://www.clevelandfed.org/research/commentary/2009/0909.pdf

PALMER, J.

Palmer, J. 2010. Discussion. Canadian Policy Debates and Case Studies in Honour of David Laidler. R. Leeson. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 168-170. Discussion of 'Tax Incentives for Owner-Occupied Housing Then and Now', by F. Poschmann, presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

PARKIN, M.

Parkin, M. 2010. How Soon? How Fast? Interest Rates and Other Monetary Policy Decisions in 2010. C.D. Howe e-brief, February 23. pp. 8.

Parkin, M., and R. Bade. 2010. Economics: Canada in the Global Environment. 7th ed. Toronto, Ontario: Pearson Education. xxxvi, 760, G-12, I-19.

Parkin, M. 2010. What is the Ideal Monetary Policy Regime? Improving the Bank of Canada's Inflation-Targeting Program (Chapter 4). Securing Monetary Stability: Canada's Monetary Policy Regime after 2011. D. E. W. Laidler. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. 93-114. First published as Commentary 279, C.D. Howe Institute, Toronto, 2009.

PAVLOV, G.

Goltsman, M., J. Hörner, G. Pavlov, and F. Squintani. 2009. Mediation, Arbitration and Negotiation. Journal of Economic Theory 144 (4): 1397-1420.

SHIN, Y.

Shin, Y. 2009. Length-Bias Correction in Transformation Models with Supplementary Data. Econometric Reviews 28 (6): 658-681.

SICULAR, T.

Sicular, T., X. Yue, B. A. Gustafsson, and S. Li. 2010. How Large is China's Rural-Urban Income Gap? (Chapter 4). One Country, Two Societies: Rural-Urban Inequality in Contemporary China. M. K. Whyte. Harvard Contemporary China Series; 16. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 85-104.

Liu, X., and T. Sicular. 2009. Nonagricultural Employment Determinants and Income Inequality Decomposition. The Chinese Economy 42 (04): 29-43.

STINEBRICKNER, T. R.

Bound, J., T. Stinebrickner, and T. Waidmann. 2010, Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men. Journal of Econometrics 156 (1): 106-129.

VAN HASSELT, M.

van Hasselt, M. 2010. Many Instruments Asymptotic Approximations under Nonnormal Error Distributions. Miscellanea. Econometric Theory 26 (2): 633-645.

WHALLEY, J.

Dahlberg, M., R. van der Ploeg, P. Poutvaara, and J. Whalley (Editors). 2010. CESifo Economic Studies 56 (1 and 2), pp. 1-322.

Lockwood, B., and J. Whalley. 2010. Carbon-motivated Border Tax Adjustments: Old Wine in Green Bottles. World Economy 33 (6): 810-819.

Tian, H., and J. Whalley. 2010. Trade Sanctions, Financial Transfers and BRIC Participaton in Global Climate Change Negotiations. Journal of Policy Modeling 32 (1): 47-63.

Whalley, J. 2010. AFTA-NAFTA Trade and Investment Issues. ASEAN-Canada Forum 2008. ASEAN Studies Centre, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS); report 9. Singapore: ISEAS. 13-26. Presented at the forum on "Regional Economic Integration: ASEAN and Canadian Perspectives," held Nov. 25-26, 2008.

Whalley, J. 2010. The Asian Economic Revolution and Canadian Trade Policy (Chapter 4). Canadian Policy Debates and Case Studies in Honour of David Laidler. R. Leeson. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. 100-121. Presented at a Festschrift conference held at the University of Western Ontario, August 18-20, 2006.

Whalley, J. 2010. China and Outsourcing (Chapter 5). Offshore Outsourcing: Capitalizing on Lessons Learned. D. Trefler. Toronto: Rotman School of Management and Industry Canada. 5.1-5.28. Prepared for an Industry Canada conference held at the University of Toronto, October 26-27, 2006. Available at: http://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/offshoring/Ch5.pdf

Whalley, J., and S. Walsh. 2010. Post-Copenhagen Negotiation Issues and the North-South Divide. Seattle Journal of Social Justice 8 (2): 773-817.

Whalley, J, and X. Xin. 2010. China's FDI and Non-FDI Economies and the Sustainability of Future High Chinese Growth. China Economic Review 21 (1): 123-135.

Bhattarai, K., and J. Whalley. 2009. Redistributive Effects of Transfer Programmes in the United Kingdom. Economica 76 (303): 413-431.

Illing, G., R. van der Ploeg, E. Sadka, and J. Whalley (Editors). 2009. CESifo Economic Studies 55 (3 and 4), pp. 399-668.

Huang, H., J. Whalley, and S. Zhang. 2009. Exploring Policy Options in Joint Intertemporal-Spatial Trade Models Using an Incomplete Markets Approach. Economic Theory 41 (1): 131-145.

Pandey, M., and J. Whalley. 2009. Social Networks and Trade Liberalization. Applied Economics Letters 16 (17): 1747-1749.

Whalley, J. 2009. Disciplining Canada's Interprovincial Barriers: The Subnational WTO Approach as Another Option with or beyond an Extended TILMA. Canadian Public Policy 35 (3): 315-323.

Whalley, J. 2009. Introduction to the Symposium on Poverty and Inequality in China. CESifo Economic Studies 55 (3-4): 595-597.

Whalley, J. 2009. Review of Leveling the Carbon Playing Field: International Competition and US Climate Policy Design by T. Houser, R. Bradley, B. Childs, J. Werksman and Robert Heilmayr. World Trade Review 8 (4): 611-624.

Whalley, J., and Y. Yuan. 2009. Global Financial Structure and Climate Change. Journal of Financial Transformation 25: 161-168.

Whalley, J., and X. Yue. 2009. Rural Income Volatility and Inequality in China. CESifo Economic Studies 55 (3-4): 648-668.