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 (22)

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
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University
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Pricing, Price discrimination, Price dispersion, Airlines

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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 at Carbondale - Department of Economics
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Service Quality, Low Cost Carriers, Flight Delays

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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
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Classroom Experiment, Student Performance, Homework Assignment

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

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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
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economics education, elementary education, classroom experiments

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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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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.
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Quality Competition, Airlines, Low Cost Carriers

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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
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price-offer curves, price dynamics, online prices

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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 147 (197,668)
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Two-sided markets, price-matching, price guarantees, most favored customer, meet-or-release

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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: 01 Dec 2011
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
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Mergers and Product Quality: A Silver Lining from De-Hubbing in the U.S. Airline Industry

Forthcoming: Contemporary Economic Policy
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2018
Nicholas G. Rupp and Kerry M. Tan
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and Loyola University Maryland
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De-Hubbing, Product Quality, Legacy Carriers, Hub-and-Spoke Network, Airline Competition

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

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2019
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 94 (274,617)
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Airlines; Inflight Amenities; Pricing

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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
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University
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Price discrimination, Market structure, Focal points, Multiproduct monopolist, Advance purchases, Regression discontinuity, 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: 01 Dec 2011
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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
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The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Sep 2011
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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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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
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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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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 2010
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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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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: 01 Dec 2011
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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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
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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

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

Paid Parental Leave and Female Faculty Retention

Eastern Economic Journal, Vol. 44, Issue 3, 2017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2018
Nicholas G. Rupp and Lester A. Zeager
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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parental leave, compensation, labor turnover, family support programs

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Who Initiates Recalls and Who Cares? Evidence from the Automobile Industry

Journal of Industrial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 May 2003
Nicholas G. Rupp and Curtis R. Taylor
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and Duke University - Department of Economics
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An Investigation into the Determinants of Flight Cancellations

Economica, Vol. 73, No. 292, pp. 749-783, November 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Oct 2006
Nicholas G. Rupp and George M. Holmes
East Carolina University - Department of Economics and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
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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: 05 Oct 2011
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & 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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