Adam J. Hoffer

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Assistant Professor

1725 State Street

La Crosse, WI 54601

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

DOWNLOADS
Rank 29,640

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 29,640

in Total Papers Downloads

2,402

SSRN CITATIONS

8

CROSSREF CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

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
Downloads 880 (38,538)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

south park, voting, elections, teaching public choice

2.

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
Downloads 178 (234,194)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

basketball, wage discrimination, foreign born, NBA, marginal product of labor

3.

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
Downloads 152 (267,201)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

expenditures, athletic subsidy, athletic departments, conference realignment

4.

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
Downloads 150 (270,033)

Abstract:

Loading...

voter turnout, spatial panel model, electoral vote density, district method, rational voter model

5.

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
Downloads 143 (280,517)

Abstract:

Loading...

selective taxation, taxation, tax policy, behavioral economics, tax subsidies, sin taxes

6.

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
Downloads 124 (312,632)

Abstract:

Loading...

NCAA expenditures, athletic subsidy, athletic departments, bureaucracy

7.

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
Downloads 113 (333,870)

Abstract:

Loading...

money and banking, market for loanable funds, teaching, education, games, experiments

8.

The Political Economy of Cigarette Taxation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Downloads 106 (348,833)

Abstract:

Loading...

cigarette taxation, special interest groups, spatial methods, spillover effects

9.

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
Downloads 101 (360,129)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Finance, Financial Crisis, Financial Service, Bank Lending, Borrowing, Credit, Debt, Capital Structure, Financing, Regulation, Policy, Small Business

10.

Fixing Fallacies

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Adam J. Hoffer
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Downloads 77 (424,663)

Abstract:

Loading...

fallacies, facts, misperception, economic education, teaching

11.

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
Downloads 65 (464,514)

Abstract:

Loading...

income-expenditure elasticity, selective consumption tax policy, sin taxes, obesity

12.

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
Downloads 63 (471,876)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, metropolitan areas, economic freedom

13.

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
Downloads 63 (471,876)

Abstract:

Loading...

bureaucracy, bureaucrat, budget cuts, federal sequester, sequestration, imperfect information

14.

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
Downloads 58 (491,052)

Abstract:

Loading...

taxes, consumption taxes, consumer behavior, tax policy

15.

An Artefactual Field Experiment of Group Discrimination Between Sports Fans

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Craig A. Depken, Adam J. Hoffer and Abdul H. Kidwai
University of North Carolina at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse - Department of Economics
Downloads 39 (577,753)

Abstract:

Loading...

discrimination, sports fans, experiment, dictator game, behavioral economics.

16.

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
Downloads 32 (617,337)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

horizontal tax competition, dynamic space-time model, spatial econometrics

17.

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
Downloads 29 (636,215)

Abstract:

Loading...

shadow of conflict, conflict experiment, laboratory experiment

18.

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
Downloads 25 (663,836)

Abstract:

Loading...

taxation, tax policy, tax subsidies, paternalism, behavioral economics, public policy

19.

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
Downloads 3 (863,674)

Abstract:

Loading...

20.

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
Downloads 1 (891,007)

Abstract:

Loading...

21.

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

Abstract:

Loading...

Economic Education, Music, Teaching

22.

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

Abstract:

Loading...

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