Nicholas G. Rupp

East Carolina University - Department of Economics

Professor of Economics

Brewster Building

Greenville, NC 27858

United States

http://myweb.ecu.edu/ruppn/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

An Analysis of Dynamic Price Discrimination in Airlines

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2018
Diego Escobari, Nicholas G. Rupp and Joseph Meskey
The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University
Downloads 787 (59,079)
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Pricing, Price discrimination, Price dispersion, Airlines

Value of a Platform to a Seller: Case of American Airlines and Online Travel Agencies

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
Volodymyr Bilotkach, Nicholas G. Rupp and Vivek Pai
Newcastle Business School, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and University of California, Irvine
Downloads 376 (145,426)

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two-sided markets, value of platforms, online travel agents

Value of a Platform to a Seller: Case of American Airlines and Online Travel Agencies

NET Institute Working Paper No. 13-08
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Oct 2013
Volodymyr Bilotkach, Nicholas G. Rupp and Vivek Pai
Newcastle Business School, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and University of California, Irvine
Downloads 132 (395,729)
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two-sided markets, value of platforms, online travel agents

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Do Low Cost Carriers Provide Low Quality Service?

Revista de Analisis Economico, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2011
Nicholas G. Rupp and Tejashree Sayanak
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and Southern Illinois University - Department of Economics
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Service Quality, Low Cost Carriers, Flight Delays

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The Role of Homework in Student Learning Outcomes: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Andrew Grodner and Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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classroom experiment, student performance, homework assignment

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The Role of Homework on Student Learning Outcomes: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2011
Andrew Grodner and Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 388 (141,758)
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Classroom Experiment, Student Performance, Homework Assignment

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When Do Firms Offer Higher Product Quality? Evidence from the Allocation of Inflight Amenities

Forthcoming, Review of Industrial Organization
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2022
Myongjin Kim, Qihong Liu and Nicholas G. Rupp
University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics, University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 368 (150,028)
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Airlines; Inflight Amenities; Pricing

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Teaching Economic Concepts with a Bag of Chocolate: A Classroom Experiment for Elementary School Students

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2012
Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 244 (230,200)
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economics education, elementary education, classroom experiments

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Product Quality Choices and Competition: Evidence from the U.S. Airline Industry

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2018
Nicholas G. Rupp and Nian Liu
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and Analysis Group, Inc.
Downloads 228 (245,772)
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Quality Competition, Airlines, Low Cost Carriers

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Buyer Subsidies in Two-Sided Markets: Evidence from Online Travel Agents

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Apr 2012
Volodymyr Bilotkach and Nicholas G. Rupp
Newcastle Business School and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 192 (288,048)
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Two-sided markets, price-matching, price guarantees, most favored customer, meet-or-release

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A Guide to Booking Airline Tickets Online

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Dec 2011
Volodymyr Bilotkach and Nicholas G. Rupp
Newcastle Business School and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 190 (292,238)
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price-offer curves, price dynamics, online prices

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Price Discrimination and Focal Points for Tacit Collusion: Evidence from the Airline Industry

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
Diego Escobari, Nicholas G. Rupp and Joseph Meskey
The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University
Downloads 164 (330,855)
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Price discrimination, Market structure, Focal points, Multiproduct monopolist, Advance purchases, Regression discontinuity, Airlines

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Does School Choice Increase School Quality?

NBER Working Paper No. w9683
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 May 2003 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2022
George M. Holmes, Jeffrey S. DeSimone and Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 161 (336,152)

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An Evaluation of Legislation Designed to Improve Airline Pilots’ Safety and Performance

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2024
Nicholas G. Rupp and Kerry M. Tan
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 139 (380,828)

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Labor relations, Occupational licensing, Product quality, Airlines

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Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Charity: Evidence from a Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w11611
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 118 (429,316)
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The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 57 (679,258)
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public goods, field experiments, charitable fund-raising, reciprocity

The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w17473
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2023
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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Bundling in advance sales: Theory and evidence from round-trip vs two one-way tickets

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2024
Diego Escobari, Paan Jindapon and Nicholas G. Rupp
The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley, The University of Alabama and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 91 (514,502)

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Bundling, Advance purchases, Risk aversion, Airlines

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How Do Rival Firms Respond to Consolidation? Evidence from Airline Mergers

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2022
Qingxin He and Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 83 (544,500)

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Potential Competition, Airline pricing, Legacy mergers

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Is a Donor in Hand Better than Two in the Bush? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w14319
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2022
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 68 (609,312)
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Airline Schedule Recovery after Airport Closures: Empirical Evidence Since September 11th

NBER Working Paper No. w9744
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2022
Nicholas G. Rupp, Jeffrey S. DeSimone and George M. Holmes
East Carolina University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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Paid Parental Leave and Female Faculty Retention

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
Nicholas G. Rupp and Lester A. Zeager
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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Nonwage Compensation, Parental Leave, Family Support Programs, Labor Turnover

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Is There a 'Hidden Cost' of Control in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Reno and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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labor markets, public goods, field experiments, charitable fund-raising, worker productivity, reciprocity

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Drip Pricing and Costly Search: Evidence from the Airline Industry

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Dec 2023
Nicholas G. Rupp
East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 44 (745,178)

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Price transparency, bag fees, rule change

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Is There a 'Hidden Cost of Control' in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w17472
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2023
UGA Ag & Applied Economics, University of Hamburg, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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