Robert G. James

California State University, Chico

Retired Professor of Economics

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

13

DOWNLOADS

374

SSRN CITATIONS

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Stochastic Expectations: Good Mathematics, Bad Economics

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jul 2015
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 65 (344,857)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

stochastic, efficient market, expectations, orthogonal, variance bounds

2.

Destabilizing Speculation and Exchange Rate Volatility

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2016
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 57 (368,264)

Abstract:

Loading...

Speculation, exchange rates, destabilizing, financial policy

3.

Empirical Implication of the Efficient Market Model

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 48 (397,894)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

asset pricing, efficient markets, futures

4.

Wage Elasticity and the Short-Run Productivity Puzzle

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Apr 2016
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 35 (448,014)

Abstract:

Loading...

wage, elasticity, productivity

5.

International Differences in the Marginal Product of Capital

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 33 (456,702)

Abstract:

Loading...

marginal product of capital, return to capital, labor elasticity

6.

Labor’s Surplus Value; A Neoclassical Approach

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jun 2016
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 32 (461,169)

Abstract:

Loading...

surplus value, factor income, wage elasticity, Marx, capitalism

7.

Finite Wage Elasticity of Labor Supply to the Firm: Macroeconomic Evidence and Implications

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Dec 2014
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 28 (480,662)

Abstract:

Loading...

employment, wage, factor income, recession

8.

Firm-Specific Wage Elasticity and the Return to Capital

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 27 (485,917)

Abstract:

Loading...

wage, factor income, distribution

9.

Stock Market Volatility and Mathematical Expectations

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Sep 2019
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 13 (573,871)

Abstract:

Loading...

volatility, stocks, assets, variance bounds

10.

Sticky Wage Models with a Pro-Cyclical Real Wage

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2017
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 13 (567,552)

Abstract:

Loading...

Sticky Wage, Business Cycles, Real Wage, Wage Elasticity

11.

Why the Return to Capital Exceeds the Marginal Product of Capital

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 9 (593,042)

Abstract:

Loading...

Marginal Product of Capital, Return to Capital, Wage Elasticity

12.

Empirical Evidence of a Negative Marginal Product of Capital

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Apr 2018
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 7 (606,079)

Abstract:

Loading...

Okun's Law, wage elasticity, marginal product of capital

13.

Labor Supply and the Size Distribution of Firms

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Robert G. James
California State University, Chico
Downloads 7 (606,079)

Abstract:

Loading...

Intra-Industry, Size Distribution, Labor Supply, Wage Elasticity