William Hankins

Jacksonville State University, Alabama

Assistant Professor of Economics

700 Pelham Rd N

Jacksonville, AL 36265

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

DOWNLOADS

433

SSRN CITATIONS

4

CROSSREF CITATIONS

7

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Corporate Decision-Making in the Presence of Political Uncertainty: The Case of Corporate Cash Holdings

The Financial Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2019
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, Samford University, University of South Carolina Upstate and Bank of England
Downloads 100 (302,464)
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Cash Holdings, Economic Policy Uncertainty, SVAR, U.S. Partisan Conflict

Does Partisan Conflict Impact the Cash Holdings of Firms? A Sign Restrictions Approach

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, University of South Carolina Upstate, Bank of England and Samford University
Downloads 46 (465,349)
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Partisan Conflict, Cash Holdings, Economic Policy Uncertainty, VAR, Sign Restriction

Does Partisan Conflict Impact the Cash Holdings of Firms? A Sign Restrictions Approach

Bank of England Working Paper No. 638
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Dec 2016
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, University of South Carolina Upstate, Bank of England and Samford University
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Partisan conflict, cash holdings, economic policy uncertainty, VAR, sign restrictions

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Finally, Nebraska: A Synthetic Control Analysis of Legislative Structure

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 24 May 2019
William Hankins
Jacksonville State University, Alabama
Downloads 58 (412,706)
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Bicameralism, Unicameralism, Nebraska, Synthetic Control Method

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Party Polarization, Political Alignment, and Federal Grant Spending at the State Level

Economics of Governance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2017
William Hankins, Gary A. Hoover and Paul Pecorino
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, University of Oklahoma and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Downloads 57 (416,083)
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Federal Spending, Majoritarian, Political Alignment, Political Polarization

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Partisan Conflict, Policy Uncertainty and Aggregate Corporate Cash Holdings

Journal of Macroeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2018
University of South Carolina Upstate, Bank of England, Jacksonville State University, Alabama and Samford University
Downloads 47 (452,876)

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Partisan Conflict, Cash Holdings, Economic Policy Uncertainty, VAR, Sign Restrictions, Local Projections

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Does US Partisan Conflict Matter for the Euro Area?

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
University of South Carolina Upstate, Jacksonville State University, Alabama and Bank of England
Downloads 28 (542,196)
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Partisan conflict, Economic policy uncertainty, U.S.-Euro area spillovers, Bayesian VAR

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Government Spending, Shocks, and the Role of Legislature Size: Evidence from the American States

Hankins, W. B. (2015). Social Science Quarterly, 96: 1059–1070. doi: 10.1111/ssqu.12157
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2015
William Hankins
Jacksonville State University, Alabama
Downloads 23 (572,781)

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Government Spending, Legislature Size

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Partisan Determinants of Federal Highway Grants

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6603
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Frank Goetzke, William Hankins and Gary A. Hoover
University of Louisville - School of Urban & Public Affairs, Jacksonville State University, Alabama and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 22 (579,266)
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Federal Highway Administration Grants, Political Alignment, Political Ideology

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The Relationship between Legislature Size and Fiscal Policy: A Cross-Country Examination

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Aug 2014
William Hankins
Jacksonville State University, Alabama
Downloads 17 (612,229)

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Government Spending, Law of 1/n, Legislature Size

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Revisiting the Effect of Supermajority Requirements on Fiscal Outcomes

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2020
William Hankins
Jacksonville State University, Alabama
Downloads 8 (676,358)

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Event Study, Government Expenditures, Supermajority Requirement, Synthetic Control Method, Tax Revenue

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The Impact of Uncertainty Shocks on State-Level Total Factor Productivity

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Aug 2020
William Hankins, Chak Hung Jack Cheng and Anna-Leigh Stone
Jacksonville State University, Alabama, University of South Carolina Upstate and Samford University
Downloads 6 (691,036)

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FAVAR, Uncertainty, Total Factor Productivity, State-level Effects