New Faculty Publications–Economics department (selected)

Basmann, Robert L., McAleer, Michael, and Daniel Slottje. “Patent activity and technical change.” Journal of Econometrics . (in press, corrected proof) 2007.
Chapman, Duane, and Neha Khanna. “The Persian Gulf, global oil resources and international security.” Contemporary Economic Policy. 24 (2006): 507-519.
Elger, Thomas, Jones, Barry E., and Birger Nillson. “Forecasting with monetary aggregates: recent evidence for the United States.” Journal of Economics and Business 58 (2006): 428-446.
Henderson, Daniel and Subal C. Kumbhakar. “Public and private capital productivity puzzle: a nonparametric approach.” Southern Economic Journal. 73 (2006): 219-232.
Henderson, Daniel J., Olbrecht, Alexandre, and Solomon W. Polachek. “Do former athletes earn more at work? A nonparametric assessment.” Journal of Human Resources. 41 (2006): 558-577.
Kokkelenberg, Edward C. “The Price of Smoking.” Industrial & Labor Relations Review. 60 (2007): 290-292
Kumbhakar, Subal C. and Hung-Jen Wang. “Pitfalls in the estimation of a cost function that ignores allocative inefficiency: a Monte Carlo analysis.” Journal of Econometrics 134 (2006):: 317-340.
Kumbhakar, Subal C. and Hung-Jen Wang. “Estimation of technical and allocative inefficiency: a primal system approach.” Journal of Econometrics. 134 (2006): 119-140.
Kumbhakar, Subal C., and Efthymios G. Tsionas. “Estimation of stochastic frontier production functions with input oriented technical efficiency.” Journal of Econometrics. 133 (2006): 71-96.
Kumbhakar, Subal C. “Specification and estimation of nonstandard profit functions.” Empirical Economics. 31 (2006): 243-260.
Kumbhakar, Subal C., Park, Byeong U., Simar, Leopold, and Efthymios G. Tsionas. “Nonparametric stochastic frontiers: a local maxmimum likelihood approach.” Journal of Econometrics. 137 (2007): 1-27.
Plassmann, Florenz and Neha Khanna. “Preferences, technology and the environment: understanding the environmental Kuznets Curve hypothesis.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 88 (2006): 632-643.
Plassmann, Florenz and Neha Khanna. “Household income and pollution: implications for the debate about the environmental Kuznets Curve hypothesis.” Journal of Environment and Development 14 (2006): 22-41.
Plassmann, Florenz, and Neha Khanna. “A note on “the simple analytics of the Environmental Kuznets Curve.” Environment & Development Economics. 11 (2006): 697-707.
Polachek, Solomon W., Chiswick, Carmel, and Hillel Rapoport, eds. The Economics of Immigration and Social Diversity. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.
Turcotte, Leo, Robst, John, and Solomon Polachek. “Medical interventions among pregnant women in fee-for-service and managed care insurance: a propensity score analysis.” Applied Economics 38 (2006): 1513-1525.
Yang, Zili. “Negatively correlated local and global stock externalities: tax or subsidy?” Environment and Development Economics. 11 (2006): 301-316.