DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES SUMMARY
FOR JULY 1, 1997 TO JUNE 30, 1998



 


 
 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits
 
 

Cottrell, Allin

"Keynes, Ricardo, Malthus and Say's Law" in James Ahiakpor (ed.) Keynes and the Classics Reconsidered, Boston: Kluwer, 1998, pp. 63-75.

"Labour-Time versus Alternative Value Bases: A Research Note" (with W. P. Cockshott), Cambridge Journal of Economics, vol. 21., no. 4, July 1997, pp. 545-9.

"Information and Economics: A Critique of Hayek" (with W. P. Cockshott), in Paul Zarembka (ed.) Research in Political Economy, vol. 16, Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1997, pp. 177-202.

"Value, Markets and Socialism" (with W. P. Cockshott), in Science and Society, vol. 61, no. 3, Fall, 1997, pp. 330-357.

"Does Marx Need to Transform?" (with W. P. Cockshott), in Ricardo Bellofiore (ed.) Marxian Economics: A Reappraisal, vol. 2, Basinstoke: Macmillan, 1998, pp. 70-85.
 
 

Dawson, John

"The Link Between Volatility and Growth: Evidence from the States" (with Frank Stephenson), Economics Letters, 55, pp. 365-369.
 
 

Frey, Don

Review: Advances in the Economics of Aging by D. A. Wise (ed.), in Southern Economic Journal, vol. 64, no 1, (July, 1997), pp. 336-37.

Review: American Work Values by Paul Bernstein, on EH. NET, August, 1997.
 
 

Hammond, Claire H.

Review: Liberal Economics and Democracy: Keynes, Galbraith, Thurow, and Reich, by Conrad P. Waligorski in Choice: Current Reviews of Academic Books, July/August 1997, pp. 34.
 
 

Heckelman, Jac

"Political Business Cycles and Endogenous Elections" (with Hakan Berument) in Southern Economic Journal, April, 1998, vol. 64, pp. 987-1000.
 
 

Lawlor, Michael

Review: Keynes Uncertain Revolution by Bradley Bateman in History of Political Economy, 30.1, Spring 1998.
 
 

Moorhouse, John

"What Should Lawyers Know About Economics?," in Journal of Legal Education (with Robert Whaples and Andrew Morriss), 47, no.4, (December, 1997), pp. 2-6.

Review Essay: Natural Images in Economic Thought, by P. Mirowski (ed.), in Reason Papers 24, (Fall, 1997), pp. 154-161.
 
 

Patterson, Perry

Review: Russian Unemployment and Enterprise Restructuring, by Guy Standing, in The Russian Review, 57 (2), pp. 318-19.
 
 

Whaples, Robert

Review: Not Just for the Money: An Economic Theory of Personal Motivation, by Bruno S. Frey, in Choice: Current Reviews of Academic Books, 35 (2), October 1997.

Review: Safety First: Technology, Labor, and Business in the Building of American Work Safety, by Mark Aldrich in History: Reviews of New Books, 26, (2), Winter 1998.

Review: Business Cycles and Depressions: An Encyclopedia, by David Glasner, (ed.) on EH.NET, September 1997.

Review: On the Job Training by John Barron, Mark Berger, and Dan Black in Choice: Current Reviews of Academic Books, 35, (5), January 1998.

Review: Modern Manors: Welfare Capitalism Since the New Deal, by Sanford Jacoby in Choice: Current Reviews of Academic Books 35 (7), March 1998.

Review: Health and Welfare during Industrialization, by Richard Steckel and Roderick Floud, (eds.) in Journal of Economic Literature, 37 (2), June 1998.

Review: A Living Wage: American Workers and the Making of Consumer Society, by Lawrence Glickman in Choice: Current Reviews of Academic Books, 35 (8), April 1998.

Review: The Banking Panics of the Great Depression, by Elmus Wicker in H-USA, January 1998.
 
 

Yates, Andrew

"The Equal Marginal Value Principle," in Journal of Economic Education, vol. 29, no. 1, Winter 1998, pp. 23-31.

"Hotelling and the New York Stock Exchange," in Economic Letters, vol. 56, 1997, pp. 107-110.

"The Unobserved Relation Regressions Model," in Southern Economic Journal, vol. 64, no. 1, July 1997, pp. 45-55.
 
 

II. Papers and Presentations
 
 

Cottrell, Allin

Paper: "Keynes, Ricardo, Malthus and Say's Law," History of Economics Society Meeting, Charleston, SC, Summer 1997.
 
 

Hammond, J. Daniel

Organized and chaired session: "Milton Friedman's Legacy as a Teacher," Southern Economic Association Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 22, 1997.
 
 

Heckelman, Jac

Paper: "Political Business Cycles and Endogenous Elections," American Political Science Association Meeting, Washington, DC, August, 1997.

Paper: "Institutional Sclerosis and the Use of Proxies," Public Choice Society Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March, 1998.
 
 

Lawlor, Michael

Discussant: "New Developments in State Regulation of Health Insurance Reform," Southwestern Social Science Meeting, Corpus Christi, TX, March 1998.

Paper: "New Perspectives on the Economics of Keynes," History of Economics Society Meeting, Montreal, Canada, June 20-21, 1998.

Discussant: "Financial Panics and the Great Depression," History of Economics Society Meeting, Montreal, Canada, June 20-21, 1998.
 
 

Moorhouse, John

Organizer of Invited Session: "Enviromental Issues," Southern Economic Association Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 21-23, 1997.

Paper: "Economics as an Ecological Science," Southern Economic Association Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 21-23, 1998.
 
 

Patterson, Perry

Paper: "Dilemmas of Abundance: Choosing the "Right" Technologies for the Introductory Economics Class," Southern Economic Association Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 21-23, 1997.
 
 

Whaples, Robert

Discussant: "The Economics of Migrants and Migration," Social Science History Association Meeting, Washington, DC, October 1997.
 
 

Yates, Andrew

Paper: "Should Risk Assessment be Separated from Risk Management?", Southern Economic Association Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 21-23, 1997.
 
 

III. Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies
 
 

Moorhouse, John

Member Editorial Board: Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics.
 
 

Patterson, Perry

Contributing Editor: Russian and East European Finance and Trade.

Editorial Board: Problems of Economic Transition.
 
 

Whaples, Robert

Book Review Editor: EH.NET.

Associate Editor: Business Library Review.

Associate Director: EH. NET.

Chair, Committee on Data Bases, Economic History Association.

Moderator: Parkin Internet Exchange.

Member: Editorial Board for Parkins' Economics.
 
 

IV. External Grants Received
 
 

None.