John D. Merrifield

University of Texas at San Antonio

Professor of Economics

One UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS

206

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

9

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Dismal Science: The Shortcomings of U.S. School Choice Research and How to Address Them

Cato Policy Analysis Series No. 616
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2008
John D. Merrifield
University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 86 (366,424)
Citation 12

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school reform, school choice, education, reform, markets, comparative, education markets, simulation models, government reform, regulation

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New Fiscal Rules for State and Local Government: A Question of Institutional Complementarity

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Nov 2019
John D. Merrifield and Barry W. Poulson
University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Colorado Boulder
Downloads 33 (565,590)
Citation 1

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fiscal rules, tax and expenditure limits, institutions, fiscal policy

3.

School Choice and Development: Evidence from the Edgewood Experiment

Cato Journal, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 127-142, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Mar 2013
John D. Merrifield and Nathan L. Gray
University of Texas at San Antonio and Young Harris College
Downloads 33 (565,590)

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national education policy, school choice, private school voucher programs, public school system, united states education policy

4.

Fiscal Federalism and Dynamic Credence Capital in the U.S.

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2018
John D. Merrifield and Barry W. Poulson
University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Colorado Boulder
Downloads 24 (620,765)

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fiscal, consolidation, debt, growth, rules

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Using a 'Debt Brake' to Solve Colorado's Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Dec 2019
John D. Merrifield and Barry W. Poulson
University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Colorado Boulder
Downloads 16 (677,791)

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debt, fiscal rules, fiscal policy, fiscal institutions, state debt, budget deficit, stabilization policy

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The Potential for System-Friendly K-12 Reform

Cato Journal, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 May 2013
John D. Merrifield
University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 11 (716,507)

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models for educational reform, improving the performance of the American education system

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The Effects of Education Savings Accounts (ESAs) on Teacher Pay in Texas

Texas Public Policy Foundation, 1-5
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 May 2018
Vance Ginn and John D. Merrifield
Texas Public Policy Foundation and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 3 (779,599)

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Education, School Choice

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School Choice and Academic Performance: Some Evidence from Developing Countries

Journal of School Choice, 2011, 5:1, 1-39, DOI: 10.1080/15582159.2011.54823
Posted: 27 Feb 2016
James Tooley, Yong Bao, Pauline Dixon and John D. Merrifield
University of Newcastle - E.G. West Centre, Purdue University, University of Newcastle - School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences and University of Texas at San Antonio

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private schools, state-run schools, selection bias