Andrew T. Young

Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business

Professor of Economics

Lubbock, TX 79409

United States

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Scholarly Papers (58)

Sigma Convergence Versus Beta Convergence: Evidence from U.S. County-Level Data

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-4
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Sep 2003
Andrew T. Young, Matthew John Higgins and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 551 (38,506)
Citation 10

Abstract:

sigma-convergence, beta-convergence, Solow growth model, balanced growth, speed of convergence, US county-level data, income distribution, Gini coefficient, income equality

Sigma Convergence versus Beta Convergence: Evidence from U.S. County-Level Data

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Andrew T. Young, Matthew John Higgins and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

sigma-convergence, beta-convergence, Solow growth model, speed of convergence, balanced growth, U.S. county-level data, income distribution, Gini coefficient, income equality

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Explicit Evidence on an Implicit Contract

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 4-05, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 8-05
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2012
Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 363 (63,668)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Implicit Contract, Explicit Contract, Invisible Handshake, Customer Market, Long-Term Relationship, Price Rigidity, Coca-Cola, Nickel Coke

3.

One of the Things We Know that Ain't So: Is U.S. Labor's Share Relatively Stable?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 323 (69,134)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Labor's share, factor shares, income distribution, great ratio, balanced growth, economic growth, unbalanced growth

4.

Labor's Shares - Aggregate and Industry: Accounting for Both in a Model of Unbalanced Growth With Induced Innovation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2006
Hernando Zuleta and Andrew T. Young
Universidad del Rosario and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 279 (78,010)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Labor's Share, Factor Shares, Development, Biased Technical Change, Capital Intensity

5.

A Government-Sponsored Crisis: How Fannie and Freddie Caused the Recession

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 May 2010
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 268 (85,718)

Abstract:

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, GSEs, commercial banking system, financial crisis

6.

Religion: Productive or Unproductive?

Journal of Institutional Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Travis Wiseman and Andrew T. Young
Mississippi State University - Department of Finance and Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 226 (85,045)
Citation 1

Abstract:

productive entrepreneurship, unproductive entrepreneurship, rent-seeking, religion, U.S. states

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Growth and Convergence Across the U.S.: Evidence from County-Level Data

Review of Economics and Statistics, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Oct 2005
Matthew John Higgins, Daniel Levy and Andrew T. Young
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 225 (104,768)
Citation 22

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Conditional Convergence, County-Level Data

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Foreign Aid, Institutional Quality, and Growth

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 May 2012 Last Revised: 22 May 2014
Andrew T. Young and Kathleen M. Sheehan
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute
Downloads 214 (82,408)

Abstract:

foreign aid, institutional quality, economic growth, political institutions, economic institutions, economic development

Federal, State, and Local Governments: Evaluating Their Separate Roles in US Growth

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 07-4, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-5, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 06-8
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Matthew John Higgins, Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 125 (186,203)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Federal Government, State Government, Local Government, Fiscal Federalism, Oates' Decentralization Theorem, County-Level Data

Federal, State, and Local Governments: Evaluating Their Separate Roles in US Growth

Public Choice, Forthcoming, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 9-42
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Matthew John Higgins, Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 79 (256,338)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Federal Government, State Government, Local Government, County-Level Data, Metro and Non-Metro Counties, Income Distribution, Equity

10.

Austrian Business Cycle Theory: A Modern Appraisal

Oxford Handbook of Austrian Economics, 2012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Aug 2013
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 167 (104,306)

Abstract:

Austrian business cycle, Federal Reserve, GSEs, financial crisis, housing market, structure of production, structure of consumption, risk structure

11.

The Elasticity of Elasticity of Substitution Estimates: Is Anything Robust?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 166 (129,848)

Abstract:

Elasticity of Substitution, Factor Shares, Labor's Share, Biased Technical Change

12.

Labor's Share of the Business Cycle: Do Biased Technology Shocks Cause Business Cycles?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Nov 2004
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 164 (143,727)

Abstract:

Biased technological change, business cycles, growth accounting, macroeconomics, real business cycle theory, labor's share, factor shares

13.

The Time Structure of Production in the US, 2002-2009

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2011
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 147 (145,998)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Austrian business cycle theory, input-output analysis, time structure of production, capital structure, roundabout methods of production

14.

Capitalism and Labor Shares: A Cross-Country Panel Study

European Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2013
Andrew T. Young and Robert A. Lawson
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Southern Methodist University (SMU)
Downloads 146 (143,727)
Citation 1

Abstract:

labor share, income shares, economic freedom, political economy, democracy, capitalism, institutions, distribution of income

Female Brain Drains and Women's Rights Gaps: A Gravity Model Analysis of Bilateral Migration Flows

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
Maryam Naghsh Nejad and Andrew T. Young
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 120 (192,188)

Abstract:

female brain drain, high-skilled female migration, bilateral migration flows, women’s rights, institutional quality, gravity models

Female Brain Drains and Women's Rights Gaps: A Gravity Model Analysis of Bilateral Migration Flows

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8067
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Apr 2014
Maryam Naghsh Nejad and Andrew T. Young
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 26 (419,538)

Abstract:

female brain drain, high skilled female migration, bilateral migration flows, women's rights, institutional quality, gravity models

Crises and Government: Some Empirical Evidence

Contemporary Economic Policy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 22 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2015
Jamie Bologna Pavlik and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 145 (165,183)

Abstract:

sovereign debt crises, banking crises, currency crises, inflation crises, institutional quality, size of government, ratchet effect

Crises and Government: Some Empirical Evidence

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 234-249, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Andrew T. Young and Jamie Bologna Pavlik
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
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Abstract:

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Citation 4

Heterogeneous Convergence

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-2
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Andrew T. Young, Matthew John Higgins and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 110 (205,126)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Conditional Convergence, County Level Data, Heterogeneity

Heterogeneous Convergence

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Andrew T. Young, Matthew John Higgins and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (409,413)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Conditional Convergence, Heterogeneity, U.S. County Level Data

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The Consequences of the US DOJ's Antitrust Activities: A Macroeconomic Perspective

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Andrew T. Young and William F. Shughart II
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Huntsman School of Business
Downloads 133 (166,697)

Abstract:

Antitrust, Real Business Cycles, Technology Shocks, Markup Shocks, Aggregate Fluctuations

19.

Did Leaving the Gold Standard Tame the Business Cycle' Evidence from NBER Reference Dates & Real GNP

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 May 2007
Andrew T. Young and Shaoyin Du
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and University of Mississippi
Downloads 127 (177,784)

Abstract:

business cycle durations, growth cycles, macroeconomic stability, monetary policy, gold standard, real business cycle theory, postwar stabilization

20.

Retail Prices During a Change in Monetary Regimes: Evidence from Sears, Roebuck Catalogs, 1938-1951

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Apr 2005
Andrew T. Young and Alexander K. Blue
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Emory University
Downloads 127 (181,053)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Sticky prices, price rigidity, Bretton Woods, inflation, economic history

21.

Tax-Spend or Fiscal Illusion? Allowing for Asymmetric Revenue Effects in Expenditure Error-Correction Models

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 120 (185,541)
Citation 1

Abstract:

tax-spend, fiscal illusion, starve the beast, budget deficit, time series, Granger causality, cointegration, error-correction

The Direct and Indirect Effects of Small Business Administration Lending on Growth: Evidence from U.S. County-Level Data

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Sep 2014
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, West Virginia University - Regional Research Institute and Mercer University - Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics
Downloads 91 (234,331)

Abstract:

Small Business Administration, guaranteed loans, economic growth, income growth, entrepreneurship, US counties, spatial econometrics, spillovers

The Direct and Indirect Effects of Small Business Administration Lending on Growth: Evidence from U.S. County-Level Data

NBER Working Paper No. w20543
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, West Virginia University - Regional Research Institute and Mercer University - Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics
Downloads 27 (414,287)

Abstract:

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It’s a Small World After All: Internet Access and Institutional Quality

Contemporary Economic Policy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Kathleen M. Sheehan and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 111 (187,849)

Abstract:

institutional quality, economic freedom, emotional contagion, Internet access

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Changing Perceptions of Maturity Mismatch in the US Banking System: Evidence from Equity Markets

Southern Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2013
Andrew T. Young, Travis Wiseman and Thomas L. Hogan
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Mississippi State University - Department of Finance and Economics and Troy University
Downloads 100 (208,335)
Citation 1

Abstract:

maturity mismatch, effective maturity, commercial banks, mortgages, mortgage-backed securities

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How Global Is Globalization?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Dec 2013
Jac C. Heckelman and Andrew T. Young
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 89 (198,926)

Abstract:

globalization, institutions, sigma convergence, stochastic convergence, panel unit root tests

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Federal, State, and Local Governments: Do Any of Them Promote Growth?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Oct 2007
Matthew John Higgins, Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 87 (229,408)

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Federal Government, State Government, Local Government, and County-Level Data

27.

Recovery and Reinvestment Act Spending at the State Level: Keynesian Stimulus or Distributive Politics?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Andrew T. Young and Russell S. Sobel
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and The Citadel - School of Business
Downloads 82 (237,638)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fiscal Stimulus, Fiscal Policy, Political Economy, Public Choice, Congressional

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Economic Freedom, Entrepreneurship, & Income Levels: Some US State-Level Empirics

American Journal of Entrepreneurship, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2013
Travis Wiseman and Andrew T. Young
Mississippi State University - Department of Finance and Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 80 (191,440)
Citation 1

Abstract:

productive entrepreneurship, unproductive entrepreneurship, rent-seeking, economic growth, US states

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US Elasticities of Substitution and Factor-Augmentation at the Industry Level

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2012
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 79 (223,010)
Citation 3

Abstract:

elasticity of substitution, factor-augmenting technical change, labor-augmenting technical change, capital-augmenting technical change, corporate taxation, industry-level studies

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Downloads 77 (257,867)

Re-Measuring Labor's Share

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Sep 2010
Hernando Zuleta and Andrew T. Young
Universidad del Rosario and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 46 (339,827)

Abstract:

labor's share, factor shares, development, biased technical change, capital intensity, human capital

Re-Measuring Labor's Share

Documentos de Trabajo, Facultad de Economía, Universidad del Rosario, No. 36,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Hernando Zuleta and Andrew T. Young
Universidad del Rosario and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 31 (395,386)

Abstract:

Labor's Share, Factor Shares, Development, Biased Technical Change, Capital Intensity

31.

Religion and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: Unbundling Religious Institutions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Amanda Mandzik and Andrew T. Young
West Virginia University - College of Business and Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 74 (226,159)

Abstract:

HIV, AIDS, religion, institutions, religious institutions, sub-Saharan Africa

32.

Labor Shares in a Model of Induced Innovation

Documentos de Trabajo, Facultad de Economía, Universidad del Rosario, No. 10,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2012
Hernando Zuleta and Andrew T. Young
Universidad del Rosario and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 71 (259,904)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Labor's Share, Factor Shares, Development, Biased Technical Change, Capital Intensity

33.
Downloads 68 (276,826)
Citation 4

Robust Correlates of County-Level Growth in the U.S.

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 May 2007
Matthew John Higgins, Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 68 (279,961)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Conditional Convergence, Extreme Bounds Analysis, County-Level Data

Robust Correlates of County-Level Growth in the U.S.

Applied Economics Letters, 2010, vol 17, no 3, pp. 293-296, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-19, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 07-22
Posted: 16 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Matthew John Higgins, Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Economic Growth, Conditional Convergence, Extreme Bounds Analysis, County-Level Data

34.
Downloads 63 (288,196)

Golden Rules for Wages

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2013
Andrew T. Young and Hernando Zuleta
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Universidad del Rosario
Downloads 38 (367,337)

Abstract:

labor share, capital share, factor shares, trade unions, bargaining power, organized labor, political economy

Golden Rules of Wages

Documento CEDE No. 2013-42
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2013
Andrew T. Young and Hernando Zuleta
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Downloads 25 (424,766)

Abstract:

labor share, capital share, factor shares, trade unions, bargaining power, organized labor, political economy

35.

Black Populations and Economic Growth: An Extreme Bounds Analysis of Mississippi County-Level Data

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jan 2007
Andrew T. Young, Matthew John Higgins and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology & NBER and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 63 (276,826)

Abstract:

racial inequalities, Black populations, Solow growth model, speed of convergence, U.S. county-level data, Extreme Bounds Analysis, regional studies

36.

From Caesar to Tacitus: Changes in Early Germanic Governance Circa 50 BC-50 AD

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2015
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 60 (229,408)

Abstract:

non-government governance, self-governance, economics of clubs, constitutional exchange, antiquity, early Germanic peoples, the Roman Empire, political economy, Julius Caesar, Tacitus, ancient economic history

37.

The Internet, Emotional Contagion, and Foreign Aid

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Kathleen M. Sheehan and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 55 (283,552)

Abstract:

foreign aid, emotional contagion, Internet use, public economics, public goods

38.

Do Unions Increase Labor Shares? Evidence from US Industry-Level Data

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Andrew T. Young and Hernando Zuleta
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Universidad del Rosario
Downloads 55 (219,983)
Citation 1

Abstract:

labor share, capital share, trade unions, labor unions, income distribution, labor market institutions, labor demand

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Globalization and Income Convergence

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Kaitlyn R. Harger and Andrew T. Young
West Virginia University and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 49 (285,869)

Abstract:

globalization, institutions, income convergence

40.

The Spatial Impact of Peers in the Workforce: A Spatial Econometric Approach with an Application to Major League Baseball

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Amanda Mandzik, Donald J. Lacombe and Andrew T. Young
West Virginia University - College of Business and Economics, West Virginia University - Regional Research Institute and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 48 (290,566)

Abstract:

baseball, spatial econometric models, shirking, labor effort, peer effects

41.

Policing the Chain Gang: Panel Cointegration Analysis of the Stability of the Suffolk System, 1825-1858

Journal of Macroeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 13 May 2013
Andrew T. Young and John A. Dove
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Troy University - Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy
Downloads 46 (319,231)

Abstract:

American Free Banking, Suffolk System, Panel Data, Cointegration

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A Spatial Analysis of Incomes and Institutional Quality: Evidence from US Metropolitan Areas

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Texas Tech University - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, West Virginia University - Regional Research Institute and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 44 (279,034)

Abstract:

institutional quality, economic freedom, income levels, income growth, spatial dependence, spillovers

43.

Is Foreign Aid a Pure Public Good for Donor Country Citizens?

Constitutional Political Economy, 2015, 26(4): 421-433.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Travis Wiseman and Andrew T. Young
Mississippi State University - Department of Finance and Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 39 (279,034)

Abstract:

public economics, public goods, non-rivalrous goods, foreign aid, development assistance, expressive voting, warm-glow, median voter theory, impure altruism

44.

Would a Free Banking System Target NGDP Growth?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Apr 2015
Alexander William Salter and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 35 (234,252)

Abstract:

Central banking, free banking, inflation, monetary constitution, nominal income targeting

Want Freedom, Will Travel: Emigrant Self-Selection According to Institutional Quality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9309
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Maryam Naghsh Nejad and Andrew T. Young
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 21 (447,201)

Abstract:

emigration, institutions, democracy, economic freedom, brain drain

Want Freedom, Will Travel: Emigrant Self-Selection According to Institutional Quality

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Jun 2016
Maryam Naghsh Nejad and Andrew T. Young
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 11 (504,721)

Abstract:

emigration, institutions, democracy, economic freedom, brain drain

46.

Explicit Evidence of an Implicit Contract

Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Aug 2013
Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (359,739)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Implicit Contract, Explicit Contract, Invisible Handshake, Customer Market, Long-Term Relationship, Price Rigidity, Sticky Prices, Price Adjustment, Quality Rigidity, Quality Adjustment, Nickel Coke, Coca-Cola, Secret Formula, Real Thing

47.

Why in the World are We All Keynesians Again? The Flimsy Case for Stimulus Spending

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 721, February 14, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Mar 2013
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 24 (381,772)

Abstract:

fiscal stimulus, spending multiplier, Economic Stimulus Act of 2009, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Obama ARRA, federal spending, US government spending, Keynesian model

48.

What Does It Take for a Roving Bandit to Settle Down? Theory and an Illustrative History of the Visigoths

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 22 (248,306)

Abstract:

collective action problems, governance institutions, state emergence, roving versus stationary bandits, Visigoths, Roman Empire, ancient economic history, nation building

49.

Evidence of Induced Innovation in US Sectoral Capital’s Shares

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Universidad del Rosario and Universidad del Rosario - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 13 (417,519)

Abstract:

Induced Innovation, Biased Technical Change, Capital’s Share, Labor’s Share, Elasticity of Substitution

50.

Tax-Spend or Fiscal Illusion?

Cato Journal, Vol. 29, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 May 2013
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 12 (422,542)
Citation 2

Abstract:

U.S. Federal Revenues and Expenditures, U.S. Federal Budgetary Disequilibrium

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Can Foreign Aid Motivate Institutional Reform? An Evaluation of the HIPC Initiative

Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Apr 2017
Minh Tam Schlosky and Andrew T. Young
Sewanee: The University of the South and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (479,040)

Abstract:

HIPC Initiative, debt relief, foreign aid, conditionality, economic freedom, institutional quality, political economy

52.

Medieval Representative Assemblies: Collective Action and Antecedents of Limited Government

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2017
Alexander William Salter and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (281,251)

Abstract:

medieval economic history, comparative economic development, medieval constitution, polycentric governance, political property rights, representative assemblies

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Globalization, Institutions, and Income Convergence

Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Kaitlyn R. Harger, Andrew T. Young and Joshua C. Hall
West Virginia University, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and West Virginia University
Downloads 0 (385,743)

Abstract:

Globalization, Institutions, Income Convergence

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How the City Air Made Us Free: The Self-Governing Medieval City and the Bourgeoisie Revaluation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (359,739)

Abstract:

Great Enrichment, constitutions, institutions, medieval city, Bourgeois Revaluation, polycentric sovereignty

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Market-Preserving Federalism as Polycentric Sovereignty

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2016
Alexander William Salter and Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (257,867)

Abstract:

Market-preserving federalism, Political property rights, Polycentricity, Residual claimancy, Self-enforcing constitutions, Sovereignty

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Liberalizing Reforms and the European Union: Accession, Membership, and Convergence

Southern Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Danko Tarabar and Andrew T. Young
West Virginia University, College of Business & Economics, Department of Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (356,375)

Abstract:

EU membership, accession, liberalizing policies, convergence

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Hospitalitas

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Oct 2015
Andrew T. Young
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 0 (374,114)

Abstract:

constitutional political economy, polycentric sovereignty, shareholder states, collective action problems, governance institutions, state emergence

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Globalization and the Decline in Labor Shares: Exploring the Relationship Beyond Trade and Financial Flows

European Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2017
Andrew T. Young and Maria Tackett
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Gonzaga University
Downloads 0 (232,588)

Abstract:

labor share, capital share, globalization, functional distribution of income