Publications by BU Faculty

New Faculty Publications–Economics Department (selected)

Greene Kenneth V. “Explaining religion: The Evolutionary Origins of Religious Thought.” Public Choice 124 (2005): 485-487.
Henderson Daniel J., Russell RR “Human capital and convergence: A Production-Frontier Approach.” International Economic Review 46 (2005): 1167-1205.
Henderson Daniel J., Ullah A. “A Nonparametric Random Effects Estimator.” Economics Letters 88 (2005): 403-407.
Henderson Daniel J., Millimet DL
“Environmental Regulation and US State-level Production.” Economics Letters 87 (2005): 47-53.
Jones Barry E., De Peretti P.
“A Comparison of Two Methods for Testing the Utility Maximization Hypothesis when Quantity data are Measured with Error.” Macroeconomic Dynamics 9 (2005): 612-629.
Kokkelenberg Edward C. “Workplace Education for Low-Wage Workers.” Industrial & Labor Relations Review 59 (2005): 167-169.
Kumbhakar, Subal C.; Tsionas, Efthymios G. “The Joint Measurement of Technical and Allocative Inefficiencies: An Application of Bayesian Inference in Nonlinear Random-Effects Models.” Journal of the American Statistical Association 100 (2005): 736-47.
Kumbhakar, Subal C.; Wang, Hung-Jen “Estimation of Growth Convergence Using a Stochastic Production Frontier Approach.”
Economics Letters 88 (2005): 300-305.
Masters, Stanley, Lai, Yu-Cheng “The Effects of Mandatory Maternity and Pregnancy Benefits on Women’s Wages and Employment in Taiwan, 1984-1996.” Industrial and Labor Relations Review 58 (2005): 274-81.
Plassmann Florenz “The Advantage of Avoiding the Armington Assumption in Multi-region Models.” Regional Science and Urban Economics 35 (2005): 777-794.
Plassmann, Florenz, Tideman, T. Nicolaus “Fair and Efficient Compensation for Taking Property under Uncertainty.” Journal of Public Economic Theory 7 (2005): 471-95.
Polachek, Solomon; Turcotte, Leo; Robst, John “Medicaid Coverage and Medical Interventions during Pregnancy.” International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics 5 (2005): 255-71.
Wolcott Susan “The Fibre that Changed the World the Cotton Industry in International Perspective 1600-1990s.” Journal of Economic History 65 (2005): 604-606.