Adam J. Hoffer

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Assistant Professor

1725 State Street

La Crosse, WI 54601

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

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Did You Say that Voting is Ridiculous?: Using South Park to Teach Public Choice

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Feb 2020
Adam J. Hoffer and George R. Crowley
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and Troy University - Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy
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south park, voting, elections, teaching public choice

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Does Salary Discrimination Persist for Foreign Athletes in the NBA?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Jun 2013
Adam J. Hoffer and Ryan Friedel
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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basketball, wage discrimination, foreign born, NBA, marginal product of labor

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Are Voters Rational on the Margin?: A Spatial Analysis of Voter Turnout in U.S. Presidential Elections

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Apr 2014
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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voter turnout, spatial panel model, electoral vote density, district method, rational voter model

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The Effects of Revenue Changes on NCAA Athletic Departments' Expenditures

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Adam J. Hoffer and Jared Pincin
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and The King's College
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NCAA expenditures, athletic subsidy, athletic departments, bureaucracy

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The Effects of Conference Realignment on NCAA Athletic Departments

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Adam J. Hoffer and Jared Pincin
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and The King's College
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expenditures, athletic subsidy, athletic departments, conference realignment

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The Theory and Practice of Selective Consumption Taxation

Excerpt from Adam J. Hoffer and Todd Nesbit, eds., For Your Own Good: Taxes, Paternalism, and Fiscal Discrimination in the Twenty-First Century. Arlington, VA: Mercatus Center at George Mason University, 2018.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Apr 2018
Adam J. Hoffer and William F. Shughart
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and Huntsman School of Business
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selective taxation, taxation, tax policy, behavioral economics, tax subsidies, sin taxes

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Teaching the Principles of Money and Banking Through Games and Experiments

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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money and banking, market for loanable funds, teaching, education, games, experiments

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The Political Economy of Cigarette Taxation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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cigarette taxation, special interest groups, spatial methods, spillover effects

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Small-Business Financing after the Financial Crisis: Lessons from the Literature

Stephen Matteo Miller, Adam Hoffer, David Wille, "Small-Business Financing after the Financial Crisis – Lessons from the Literature", Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, Vol. 6.3, 315-339, DOI: 10.1108/JEPP-D-17-00005, Mercatus Working Paper, Mercatus Center at George Mason University, Arlington, VA, August 2016
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2018
Stephen Matteo Miller, Adam J. Hoffer and David Wille
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and George Mason University
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Finance, Financial Crisis, Financial Service, Bank Lending, Borrowing, Credit, Debt, Capital Structure, Financing, Regulation, Policy, Small Business

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Fixing Fallacies

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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fallacies, facts, misperception, economic education, teaching

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Selective Consumption Tax Policy and Income-Expenditure Elasticities of Obesity-Linked Consumption Goods

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2014
Adam J. Hoffer, Rejeana Gvillo and William F. Shughart
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, University of Memphis and Huntsman School of Business
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income-expenditure elasticity, selective consumption tax policy, sin taxes, obesity

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Bureaucratic Behavior: Budget Cuts, Imperfect Information, and the 2013 Sequester

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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bureaucracy, bureaucrat, budget cuts, federal sequester, sequestration, imperfect information

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Earmarking Tax Revenues: Leviathan's Secret Weapon?

Excerpt from Adam J. Hoffer and Todd Nesbit, eds., For Your Own Good: Taxes, Paternalism, and Fiscal Discrimination in the Twenty-First Century. Arlington, VA: Mercatus Center at George Mason University, 2018., Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 May 2018
George R. Crowley and Adam J. Hoffer
Troy University - Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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taxes, consumption taxes, consumer behavior, tax policy

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Excise Tax Setting in a Dynamic Space-Time Framework

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Jul 2015
Adam J. Hoffer and Donald J. Lacombe
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and West Virginia University - Regional Research Institute
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horizontal tax competition, dynamic space-time model, spatial econometrics

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Economic Freedom and Migration: A Metro Area-Level Analysis

Forthcoming in Southern Economic Journal
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Apr 2020
Imran Arif, Adam J. Hoffer, Dean Stansel and Donald Lacombe
Appalachian State University, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Bridwell Institute for Economic Freedom and Texas Tech University
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migration, metropolitan areas, economic freedom

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Choice Under the Shadow of Conflict: An Experimental Investigation

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 May 2015
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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shadow of conflict, conflict experiment, laboratory experiment

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Moving Forward: Tax Policy Lessons

Excerpt from Adam J. Hoffer and Todd Nesbit, eds., For Your Own Good: Taxes, Paternalism, and Fiscal Discrimination in the Twenty-First Century. Arlington, VA: Mercatus Center at George Mason University, 2018.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 May 2018
Adam J. Hoffer and Todd Nesbit
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and West Virginia University - College of Business & Economics
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taxation, tax policy, tax subsidies, paternalism, behavioral economics, public policy

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Exercising Willpower: Differences in Willpower Depletion Among Athletes and Nonathletes

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 3, pp. 463-474, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 May 2016
Adam J. Hoffer and Lisa A. Giddings
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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Rockonomix

Kim Holder, Adam Hoffer, Abdullah Al-Bahrani & Solina Lindahl, (2015) Rockonomix, The Journal of Economic Education, 46:4, 443-443, DOI:10.1080/00220485.2015.1071216
Posted: 16 Feb 2016
University of West Georgia, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, Northern Kentucky University - Department of Economics and Finance and Independent

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Economic Education, Music, Teaching

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Special‐Interest Spillovers and Tobacco Taxation

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 1, pp. 146-157, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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The Political Economy of Tobacco Control Spending

Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 19, No. 18, 2012
Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Adam J. Hoffer and Adam Pellillo
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and La Salle University

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tobacco control funding, tobacco production, political economy, special interest