Jay K. Walker

Old Dominion University - Economics

Assistant Professor of Economics

Norfolk, VA 23529

United States

http://jaykody.wixsite.com/mysite

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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1,437

SSRN CITATIONS

4

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Silence is Golden: Railroad Noise Pollution and Property Values

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Jay K. Walker
Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 266 (174,415)

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property value, railway noise pollution, externalities

Good Girl, Bad Boy: Corrupt Behavior in Professional Tennis

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Papers, No. 15-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 172 (261,648)
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cheating, corruption, gender differences, Oaxaca decomposition, sport, tennis

Good Girl, Bad Boy: Corrupt Behavior in Professional Tennis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8824
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 50 (585,496)

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cheating, corruption, gender differences, Oaxaca decomposition, sport, tennis

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Anchoring in Financial Decision-Making: Evidence from the Field

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10151
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 129 (330,022)
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anchoring, behavioral economics, financial decision-making, gender differences, heuristics

Game, Set, and Match: Do Women and Men Perform Differently in Competitive Situations?

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Paper No. 15-09
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2015
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 64 (519,593)

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gender gap, competition, hot hand, clutch player, tennis

Game, Set, and Match: Do Women and Men Perform Differently in Competitive Situations?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8934
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 49 (590,867)

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gender gap, competition, hot hand, clutch player, tennis

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AIDing Contraception: HIV and Recent Trends in Abortion Rates

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
University of Memphis - Economics, Lehigh University - Business School and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 96 (405,662)

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HIV, abortion, fertility

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Gender Differences in Competitiveness and Risk-Taking Among Children, Teenagers, and College Students: Evidence from Jeopardy!

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11201
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2017
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 92 (417,105)
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competitiveness, risk preferences, gender differences, performance under high pressure, gender of opponents

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What Happens the Morning After? Post-Baccalaureate Health, Family, and Educational Outcomes of Fraternity and Sorority Members

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Mar 2016
P. Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 75 (470,809)
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Fraternity, sorority, Greek membership, alcohol abuse, spousal education, degree completion

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Gender in Jeopardy!: The Role of Opponent Gender in High-Stakes Competition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9669
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Michael Jetter and Jay K. Walker
University of Western Australia and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 74 (474,352)

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competition, gender gap, risk preferences

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Mental Accounting and Taxpayer Compliance: Insights into the Referent Point that Separates Honest from Dishonest Behavior

2018 Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Annual Conference
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
Ian Burt, Linda Thorne and Jay K. Walker
Niagara University, York University - Schulich School of Business and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 68 (496,497)

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College Internships, Tenure Gaps, and Student Outcomes: A Multiple-Treatment Matching Approach

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Jun 2018
P. Wesley Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College - School of Business and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 61 (524,617)

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College Internship; Academic Outcomes; Gap Year; Gap Semester; Multiple-Treatment Matching; Propensity Score Matching

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Referent Points and Taxpayers’ Compliance: Insights into Taxpayers’ Risk Preferences for Honest Reporting

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Ian Burt and Jay K. Walker
Niagara University and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 47 (589,616)

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Tax compliance, Ethics, prospect theory

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Beyond the Ivory Tower: Labor Market Returns to Greek Membership

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
P. Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 47 (589,616)
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Fraternity, sorority, Greek membership, labor market outcomes

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(More) Party Time in School? Relative Age and Alcohol Consumption

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Apr 2020
P. Wesley Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College - School of Business and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 45 (600,052)

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Age effects, relative age, school cutoff date, alcohol, higher education, undergraduate

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Older and Wiser? Relative Age and Success in High School and College

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 May 2020
P. Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 41 (622,119)

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Age effects; relative age; school cutoff date; academics; higher education; undergraduate

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Religiosity and the Impact of Religious Secondary Schooling

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 May 2016
Allyssa Wadsworth and Jay K. Walker
Niagara University and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 34 (663,907)

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Catholic, religion, religiosity, secondary schooling

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Does Starting School Before Labor Day Affect High School Retention and Graduation: Evidence from Virginia's Kings Dominion Law

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Timothy M. Komarek and Jay K. Walker
Old Dominion University and Old Dominion University - Economics
Downloads 24 (736,079)

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Labor Day School Start; Graduation Rates; Retention Rates; Age effects

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Beyond the Ivory Tower: Labor Market Returns to Greek Membership

LABOUR, Vol. 32, Issue 2, pp. 182-204, 2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 May 2018
P. Wesley Routon and Jay K. Walker
Georgia Gwinnett College - School of Business and Old Dominion University - Economics
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