Jac C. Heckelman

Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

P.O. Box 7505

Winston-Salem, NC 27109

United States

http://www.wfu.edu/~heckeljc/jac.htm

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Foreign Aid and Market-Liberalizing Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3557
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Jac C. Heckelman and Stephen Knack
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Foreign Aid and Market-Liberalizing Reform

Economica, Vol. 75, No. 299, pp. 524-548, August 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Jac C. Heckelman and Stephen Knack
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Determinants of Interest Group Formation

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jul 2007
Dennis Coates, Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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special interest groups, institutional sclerosis

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Special-Interest Groups and Growth

Public Choice, Vol. 147, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Dennis Coates, Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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special interest groups, institutional sclerosis, economic growth

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How Global Is Globalization?

Journal of Regional Analysis & Policy 2018, 48(3): 83-93
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2018
Jac C. Heckelman and Andrew T. Young
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
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globalization, institutions, sigma convergence, stochastic convergence, panel unit root tests

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Interest Groups and the 'Rise and Decline' of Growth

Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 81, 2014
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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special-interest groups, volatility, democracy

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Personalty Interests at the Constitutional Convention: New Tests of the Beard Thesis

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Nov 2008
Jac C. Heckelman and Keith L. Dougherty
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and University of Georgia
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U.S. Constitution, delegates, debt, state currency

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A Spatial Analysis of Delegate Voting at the Constitutional Convention

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2011
Jac C. Heckelman and Keith L. Dougherty
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and University of Georgia
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ideology, constitutional economics, Tobit

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Special-Interest Groups and Volatility

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Jul 2007
Dennis Coates, Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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special interest groups, volatility

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Crossing the Threshold: An Analysis of Ibrd Graduation Policy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5531
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jac C. Heckelman, Stephen Knack and F. Halsey Rogers
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Emerging Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Policies, Debt Markets

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Reviews

Economic Record, Vol. 78, pp. 358-374, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Feb 2003
Griffith University, University of Durham, National University of Singapore (NUS), Massey University - Department of Economics and Finance (Palmerston North & Wellington), College of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics, University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economic and Social Studies, Wake Forest University - Department of Economics, Australian National University and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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Variable Rational Partisan Business Cycles: Theory and Some Evidence

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 35, pp. 568-585, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Dec 2002
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics
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Fractionalization, Rent Seeking, and Economic Freedom

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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fractionalization, economic freedom, special-interest groups, economic policy

Interest Groups, Democracy, and Policy Volatility

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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special-interest groups; policy volatility; democracy

Interest Groups, Democracy, and Policy Volatility

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 223-233, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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Institutions, Lobbying, and Economic Performance

Economics & Politics, November 2013, 25: 360-386
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics
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economic freedom, institutions, lobbying, special-interest groups, growth

Institutions, Lobbying, and Economic Performance

Economics & Politics, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 360-386, 2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Oct 2013
Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Which Economic Freedoms Contribute to Growth? Reply

Kyklos, Vol. 55, pp. 417-420, 2002
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Dec 2002
Jac C. Heckelman and Michael D. Stroup
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Stephen F. Austin State University - Department of Economics and Finance
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Political Monetary Cycles Under Alternative Institutions: The Independent Treasury and the Federal Reserve

Economics & Politics, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 331-350, November 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Dec 2005
Jac C. Heckelman and John Wood
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Wake Forest University - Department of Economics
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Aid and Democratization in the Transition Economies

Kyklos, Vol. 63, No. 4, pp. 558-579, November 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics
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Aid, Economic Freedom, and Growth

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 46-53, January 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Jan 2009
Jac C. Heckelman and Stephen Knack
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Fractionalization Effect and Government Financing

International Journal of Applied Economics, Vol.2, No.1, pp. 37-49
Posted: 31 Jul 2018
Hakan Berument and Jac C. Heckelman
Bilkent University - Department of Economics and Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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Fractionalization Effect, Optimum Government Financing, Central Bank Independence, Political Orientation

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Political Business Cycles and Endogenous Elections

Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 64, No. 4, 1998
Posted: 28 Jul 2018
Hakan Berument and Jac C. Heckelman
Bilkent University - Department of Economics and Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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Instrumental Variables Estimation, Political Business Cycles, Empirical Evidence, Political Elections, Unemployment, Incumbents, Instrumental Variables, Macroeconomics, Political Parties

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The Political Economy of Investment: Sclerotic Effects from Interest Groups

European Journal of Political Economy, 26 (2010) 208–221
Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Dennis Coates, Jac C. Heckelman and Bonnie Wilson
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Saint Louis University - Department of Economics

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Investment, Institutional sclerosis, Interest groups, Sample-selection bias

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Income Convergence Among U.S. States: Cross‐Sectional and Time Series Evidence

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 46, Issue 3, pp. 1085-1109, 2013
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Aug 2013
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics
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Size of the Military Sector and Economic Growth: A Panel Data Analysis of Africa and Latin America

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. IV, No. 2, pp. 329-360, November 2001
Posted: 02 Jul 2004
Michael D. Stroup and Jac C. Heckelman
Stephen F. Austin State University - Department of Economics and Finance and Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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Defense burden, economic growth

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Economic Freedom and Economic Growth: A Short-Run Causal Investigation

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 71-91, May 2000
Posted: 14 Jun 2004
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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Economic freedom, economic growth, Granger-causality

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Sequential Elections and Overlapping Terms: Voting for Us Senate

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol 42, No. 1, May 2000
Posted: 26 May 2001
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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Partisan Business Cycles Under Variable Election Dates

Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 23, No. 2, Spring 2001
Posted: 14 Feb 2001
Jac C. Heckelman
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

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