Victor V. Claar

Florida Gulf Coast University

BB&T Distinguished Associate Professor of Free Enterprise

Ft. Myers, FL 33965-6565

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

A Kalman-Filter Approach to Estimating the Natural Rate of Unemployment

Proceedings of Rijeka School of Economics: Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 23, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Kalman Filter, US, Northern America, Macroeconomics, NAIRU, Natural Rate, Phillips Curve, Unemployment Rate, Unemployment

A Kalman-Filter Approach to Estimating the Natural Rate of Unemployment

Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci, časopis za ekonomsku teoriju i praksu - Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2005, pp. 1-24,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Natural Rate of Unemployment, NAIRU, Kalman Filter, State-Space Models, Phillips Curve

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Envy in the Market Economy: Sin, Fairness, and Spontaneous (Dis)Order

Faith & Economics 61/62 (Spring/Fall 2013): 33-53
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2015
Jordan J. Ballor and Victor V. Claar
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion & Liberty and Florida Gulf Coast University
Downloads 137 (130,466)

Abstract:

envy, allocation mechanisms, justice, fairness, economic growth

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Using Prior Knowledge, Scaffolding, and Modeling to Drive Home Lessons in Economics: Three Examples from Across the Curriculum

International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 398–407,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Victor V. Claar and Jane Finn
Florida Gulf Coast University and Hope College - Education Department
Downloads 53 (293,877)

Abstract:

economics, economics education, pluralism pedagogy, knowledge, scaffolding, modelling

4.

Can Neoclassical Economics Handle a Scriptural View of Forgiveness?

Journal of Markets and Morality, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 71-89, Spring 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2009
Victor V. Claar and John N. Oswalt
Florida Gulf Coast University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

forgiveness, economics, Christianity

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Is Fair Trade Worth Its Cost?

Faith & Economics 65 (Spring 2015), pp. 25-34
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Sep 2015
Victor V. Claar and Colleen E. Haight
Florida Gulf Coast University and San Jose State University
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Abstract:

fair trade, economic development, poverty, trade, exports

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Nursing

2015. In Frederick F. Wherry, ed., The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, pp. 1192-94
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Valerie A. Claar and Victor V. Claar
Institute on Aging Oaklawn Sr Health and Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Nursing, Nursing Shortage, Wages, Labor Markets, Healthcare

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The Urgency of Poverty and the Hope of Genuinely Fair Trade: Surresponse

2013. Journal of Markets and Morality 16: 273-77
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Poverty, trade

8.

Joyful Economics

Econ Journal Watch 11(2) May 2014: 127-135
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Economics, religion, theism, God, faith, Christianity, stewardship, utility, joy

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What I Wish Theologians Understood About Markets and the Economists Who Study Them

2012. Faith & Economics 60: 32-39
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

theology, markets, biblical ethics, capitalism

10.

Correspondence: Fair Trade Coffee

2015. Journal of Economic Perspectives 29(1): 215-16
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar and Colleen E. Haight
Florida Gulf Coast University and San Jose State University
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Abstract:

Developing Countries, Exports, Policy, Poor, Trade

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Will Fair Trade Coffee Stunt Your (Economic) Growth?: Response

2013. Journal of Markets and Morality 16: 259-66
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

fair trade, poverty, economic growth

12.

The Unfortunate Longevity of the Keynesian Ideal

2014. Faith & Economics 64: 56-63, 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Keynes, Keynesian, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy

13.

Hope for the East: Entrepreneurial Attitudes of MBA Students in Two Transition Economies Relative to Those in the USA

2012. International Journal of Business Excellence 5: 220-37
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar, Robert Frey, Marek Szarucki and Vicki TenHaken
Florida Gulf Coast University, Grand Valley State University, Cracow University of Economics and Hope College
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Abstract:

entrepreneurs, centrally planned economies, socialist enterprises, entrepreneurial attitudes, MBA students, transition economies, MBA programmes, master's degrees, business administration, central planning, new business ventures, new firms, business start ups, Armenia, Poland, USA, United States

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The Soul of the Entrepreneur: A Christian Anthropology of Creativity, Innovation, and Liberty

2016. Journal of Ethics & Entrepreneurship 6: 117-31
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Jordan J. Ballor and Victor V. Claar
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion & Liberty and Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Spirituality, Creativity, Innovation, Liberty, Christianity

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Spreading Academic Pay Over Nine or Twelve Months: Economists Are Supposed to Know Better, But Do They Act Better?

Applied Economics, Vol. 45, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar, Christine Cain and Ross D. Poll
Florida Gulf Coast University, Wintrust Financial Corporation and Wells Fargo Advisors
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Abstract:

consumer economics, empirical analysis, life cycle models and saving

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Are Servant Leaders Born or Made?

2014. Servant Leadership: Theory & Practice Volume 1, Issue 1, 46-52
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar, Lonnie L Jackson and Vicki TenHaken
Florida Gulf Coast University, Henderson State University and Hope College
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Abstract:

Corporate Culture, Firm, Firms, Organization

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Can Competitive Forces Reinforce Nominal Wage Rigidities?

2012. Southwestern Economic Review 39: 55-63
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Abstract:

Price Stickiness, Competitive Forces

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Ranking the Rankings of Journals in Economics by Quantifying Journal Demand

2014. Southwestern Economic Review 41: 79-88, 2016
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Mar 2016
Victor V. Claar and Ruth Gonzalez
Florida Gulf Coast University and Government of the United States of America - Department of Homeland Security
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Abstract:

Citations, Economics, Economics Journals, Journals