Michael D. Farren

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Scholarly Papers (9)

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Rethinking Taxi Regulations: The Case for Fundamental Reform

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Sep 2016
Michael D. Farren, Christopher Koopman and Matthew D. Mitchell
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Utah State University - Center for Growth and Opportunity and Fraser Institute
Downloads 237 (231,598)
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taxis, sharing economy, regulation, regulatory capture, asymmetric information, transactions costs, platform markets

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The Economics of a Targeted Economic Development Subsidy

Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 09 Jan 2020
Fraser Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Central Arkansas and George Mason University, Department of Economics, Students
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targeted economic development subsidies, economic development, regional growth, job growth, incentives, subsidies, rent-seeking

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With Amazon HQ2, the Losers Are the Winners: Why Economic Development Subsidies Hurt More than They Help

Mercatus Special Study, November 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Feb 2020
Michael D. Farren and Anne Philpot
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Independent
Downloads 178 (301,295)

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Amazon HQ2, economic development, subsidies

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Local Governments Run Amok? A Guide for State Officials Considering Local Preemption

In Cline, Brandon N., Russel Sobel, and Claudia Williamson (Eds). Promoting Prosperity in Mississippi (pp. 159-173). Miss. State University: Institute for Market Studies, ISBN: 978-1-7320353-0-0, 2018
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2018
Adam Millsap and Michael D. Farren
Charles Koch Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 90 (507,043)

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Intergovernmental relations, Wage regulation, Rent control, Transportation safety regulations, Zoning

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Federal Pandemic Relief Could End the Interstate Economic Development Arms Race

Mercatus Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
Michael D. Farren and John Mozena
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Center for Economic Accountability
Downloads 88 (514,241)

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economic development, public finance, subsidies, tax benefits, state government, local government, expenditures, government bailouts, federalism, intergovernmental relations, intergovernmental grants, institutions and growth, covid-19, pandemic, public health, health policy

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An Interstate Compact to End the Economic Development Subsidy Arms Race

Mercatus Research Series
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Michael D. Farren and Matthew D. Mitchell
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Fraser Institute
Downloads 78 (553,078)

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economic development, economic growth, public finance, subsidies, subsidy in kind, tax benefits, state government, local government, expenditures, intergovernmental relations, institutions and growth, regional development

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Ridesharing vs. Taxis: Rethinking Regulations to Allow for Innovation

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
Michael D. Farren, Christopher Koopman and Matthew D. Mitchell
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Utah State University - Center for Growth and Opportunity and Fraser Institute
Downloads 69 (596,543)

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taxis, sharing economy, regulation, regulatory capture, asymmetric information, transactions costs, platform markets

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Government Failure in the Farm Bill

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
Michael D. Farren and Gregory Fitton
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 50 (691,797)

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Farm Bill, farm subsidies, agriculture, subsidies, rent, business subsidies, corporate welfare

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Drilling Booms and Housing Shortages: Is the Market Nimble Enough to Replace Government Intervention?

NARDeP Policy Brief (2014)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Michael D. Farren
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 35 (793,933)

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unconventional resources, shale, housing, boom, shortage