Justin T Callais

Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students

Box 42132

Lubbock, TX 79409-2132

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

705

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

A Theory of Self-Governance: De Facto Constitutions as Filters

Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2019
Alexander William Salter and Justin T Callais
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students
Downloads 184 (200,583)

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Democracy, Liberalism, Political Property Rights, Self-Governance

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Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler? The Persistent Effect French Civil Law Has on Corruption, Institutions, and Incomes in Louisiana

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2020
Justin T Callais
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students
Downloads 116 (287,658)

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Corruption, Louisiana, French Civil Law, Institutional Quality, Regional Resource Curse, Regional Development

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Ideologies, Institutions, and Interests: Why Economic Ideas Don’t Compete on a Level Playing Field

The Independent Review, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2020
Justin T Callais and Alexander William Salter
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 105 (308,192)
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economics profession, state, academics, marketplace of ideas, Keynesian, Progressivism

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Does Rigidity Matter? Constitutional Entrenchment and Growth

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2020
Justin T Callais and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 78 (371,071)
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constitutions; entrenchment; constitutional rigidity; constitutional amendments; political economy; matching methods; economic growth; economic development

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The Political Economy of Lighthouses in Antebellum America

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 13 May 2021
Justin T Callais and Vincent Geloso
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 55 (448,325)

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lighthouse, public goods, American economic history, public interest, public choice

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Did the Policies in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Lead to Higher Development and Social Compliance? A Synthetic Control Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Nov 2020
Linan Peng and Justin T Callais
Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students
Downloads 48 (471,701)

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Xinjiang, regional development, China, Synthetic Control Method, religious persecution

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Institutional Quality and Development: On the Role of Informality

Journal of Developing Areas, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2020
Justin T Callais, Israt Jahan and Jamie Bologna Pavlik
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students, Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Downloads 45 (484,275)

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Informal sector, shadow economy, institutions, development

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Does Constitutional Entrenchment Matter for Economic Freedom?

Contemporary Economic Policy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2021
Justin T Callais and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 39 (520,686)

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constitutions; entrenchment; constitutional rigidity; political economy; institution; economic freedom

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Free to Grow? A Matching Methods Analysis of Jumps in US State-Level Economic Freedom

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jun 2020
Justin T Callais
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students
Downloads 35 (530,766)

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economic freedom, regional development, matching methods