Michael R. Ward

University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

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Scholarly Papers (32)

Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2021
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Video Games, Violence, Crime

Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 11-042
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Video Games, Violence, Crime

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Video Games and Crime

Contemporary Economic Policy, Volume 29, Issue 2, pages 261–273, April 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2021
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,093 (9,101)
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Video Games, Violence, Crime

Going Mobile: Substitutability between Fixed and Mobile Access

Haas School of Business, Center for Research on Telecommunications Policy Working Paper CRTP-58
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 May 2003
Mark Rodini, Michael R. Ward and Glenn Woroch
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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substitution, substitutability, telecommunications demand analysis, cellular telephone service

Going Mobile: Substitutability between Fixed and Mobile Access

Telecommunications Policy, Volume 27, Issues 5–6, June–July 2003, Pages 457–476
Posted: 30 May 2003 Last Revised: 22 May 2012
Mark Rodini, Michael R. Ward and Glenn Woroch
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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substitution, substitutability, telecommunications demand analysis, cellular telephone service

The Impact of Stadium Announcements on Residential Property Values: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Dallas-Fort Worth

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2018
Carolyn A. Dehring, Craig A. Depken and Michael R. Ward
University of Georgia - Department of Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate, University of North Carolina at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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economic impact, event studies, sports, property values, stadiums

The Impact of Stadium Announcements on Residential Property Values: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Dallas-Fort Worth

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 627-638, October 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Nov 2007
Carolyn A. Dehring, Craig A. Depken and Michael R. Ward
University of Georgia - Department of Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate, University of North Carolina at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Generic Drug Industry Dynamics

FTC Bureau Economics Working Paper No. 248
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 May 2003
David Reiffen and Michael R. Ward
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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'Branded Generics' as a Strategy to Limit Cannibalization of Pharmaceutical Markets

Managerial and Decision Economics, Jun-Aug 2007, Volume: 28, Issue: 4, pp. 251-265.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 May 2005 Last Revised: 21 May 2012
David Reiffen and Michael R. Ward
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Pharmaceuticals, generic drugs, oligopoly, strategy

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Cutting Class to Play Video Games

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Feb 2020
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Video Games, Time Use, Education

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ESport Superstars

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2018
Michael R. Ward and Alexander Harmon
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Ascension Analytics Group
Downloads 333 (114,279)
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eSports, Superstars

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Teaching Digital Piracy

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 237 (162,323)
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Music, Internet, Education, Illicit Behavior

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The Effects of the E-Rate Internet Subsidies in Education

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 221 (173,536)
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Education, Internet, Subsidy

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Mobile Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Growth: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2013
Michael R. Ward and Shilin Zheng
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and National School of Development Peking University
Downloads 195 (194,810)
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Growth, Mobile Phone, China

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The Effect of Prices on Fixed and Mobile Telephone Penetration: Using Price Subsidies as Natural Experiments

Information Economics and Policy, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2012
Michael R. Ward and Glenn Woroch
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 190 (199,444)
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Universal Service, access demand, fixed-mobile substitution, natural experiment

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The Effects of Market Liberalization and Privatization on Chinese Telecommunications

China Economic Review, Volume 22, Issue 2, June 2011, Pages 210–220.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2013
Shilin Zheng and Michael R. Ward
National School of Development Peking University and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Telecommunications, Competition, Privatization, China

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Recent Empirical Evidence on Discrimination by Regulated Firms

Review of Network Economics, Vol. 1, March 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Feb 2003
David Reiffen and Michael R. Ward
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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non-price discrimination, cellular telephones, regulated industries, empirical evidence

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Is Foreign Aid Conditioned upon Institutional Reform?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2007
Wairimu R. Mugo and Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Foreign Aid, Economic Freedom, Growth

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With a Rebel Yell: Video Gamers’ Responses to Mass Shooting Moral Panics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2019
Julia Kneer and Michael R. Ward
Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Moral Panic, Video Games, Time Use, Defensive Reactions

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Sited, Sighted, and Cited: The Effect of JSTOR in Economic Research

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2018
Craig A. Depken and Michael R. Ward
University of North Carolina at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 103 (322,151)
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internet, scholarly communication, academic research

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Mobile Telecommunications Service and Economic Growth: Evidence from China

TPRC 43: The 43rd Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Mar 2015
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Growth, Mobile Phone, China

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A Direct Test of the Homevoter Hypothesis

Journal of Urban Economics, Volume 64, Issue 1, July 2008, Pages 155–170
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 21 May 2012
Carolyn A. Dehring, Craig A. Depken and Michael R. Ward
University of Georgia - Department of Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate, University of North Carolina at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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stadiums, sports economics, hedonic model

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Mobile and Fixed Substitution for Telephone Service in China

Telecommunications Policy, Volume 36, Issue 4, May 2012, Pages 301–310.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Michael R. Ward and Shilin Zheng
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and National School of Development Peking University
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Telecommunications, Competition, China

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Strategic Timing of Entry: Evidence from Video Games

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 13-117
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Feb 2020
Benjamin Engelstätter and Michael R. Ward
University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Product Entry, Non-Price Competition, Niche, Strategy, Submarkets, Entertainment Goods, Video Games

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Patterns in Internet Meme Production

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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memes, influencers, production

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Using Patent Citation Patterns to Infer Innovation Market Competition

Research Policy, Vol. 40, No. 6, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2012
Darshak Patel and Michael R. Ward
University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Patent, Competition, Event Study

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Susceptibility and Influence in Social Media Word-of-Mouth

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 14-129
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Feb 2015
Jörg Claussen, Benjamin Engelstätter and Michael R. Ward
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management), University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 86 (361,163)
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Word-of-Mouth, Peer Effects, Adoption, Social Networks, Video Games

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Rationalizing the E-Rate: The Effects of Subsidizing it in Education

NET Institute Working Paper No. 05-25
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Nov 2005
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Education, Internet, Subsidy

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Learning to Surf: Spillovers in the Adoption of the Internet

Technological Forecasting & Social Change, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Internet, Learning, Spillovers

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Homophily and Social Network Engagement: Evidence From a Video Gaming Platform

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 2018
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Homophily, Engagement, Video Games

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Only a “Longish” Tail

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
Stan J. Liebowitz, Michael R. Ward and Alejandro Zentner
University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics, University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and The University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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long tail, internet commerce, books, entertainment, concentration, gini coefficient

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Strategic Microscheduling of Movies

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 17-033
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Niklas Dürr, Benjamin Engelstätter and Michael R. Ward
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research - Competition and Regulation Research Group, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Non-Price Competition, Niche Competition, Strategic Timing of Entry, Movie Market

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Video Games and Adolescent Fighting

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 53, No. 3, 2010
Posted: 09 Feb 2020
Michael R. Ward
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

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Video Games, Fighting, Consumer Protection

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Property Rights Institutions and Firm Performance: A Cross-Country Analysis

World Development, Volume 39, Issue 4, April 2011, Pages 648–661
Posted: 05 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2012
University of Texas at Arlington - Department of Economics, University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

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legal enforcement; property rights, institutions; firm performance; productivity, cross-country analysis

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Discriminatory Dealing with Downstream Competitors: Evidence from the Cellular Industry

Posted: 09 Oct 2000
David Reiffen, Laurence Schumann and Michael R. Ward
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Federal Trade Commission and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

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