Robin C. Sickles

Rice University - Department of Economics

6100 South Main Street

Houston, TX 77005

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Scale Economies, Scope Economies, and Technical Change in Federal Reserve Payment Processing

FEDS Working Paper No. 2002-57, FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 02-13
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2015
Robert M. Adams, Paul W. Bauer and Robin C. Sickles
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Productivity, scope economies, scale economies, financial institutions

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Direct and Indirect Impacts of Natural Disasters on Banks: A Spatial Framework

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2023
James R. Barth, Qinyou Hu, Robin C. Sickles, Yanfei Sun and Fisher Yu
Auburn University, Rice University - Department of Economics, Rice University - Department of Economics, Toronto Metropolitan University and Rice University - Department of Economics
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banks, bank branches, deposit rates, natural disasters, spatial analysis

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Market Power in Outputs and Inputs: An Empirical Application To Banking

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Feb 2003
Robert M. Adams, Lars-Hendrik Röller and Robin C. Sickles
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Measuring market power, banking

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A Spatial Autoregressive Production Frontier Model for Panel Data: With an Application to European Countries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Mar 2013
Anthony Glass, Karligash Glass and Robin C. Sickles
Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Spatial Autoregression, Panel Data, Time-varying Efficiency, Returns to Scale

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The Spatial Efficiency Multiplier and Random Effects in Spatial Stochastic Frontier Models

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Rice University - Department of Economics and Loughborough University - Department of Economics
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Stochastic frontier analysis (SFA); Spatial autoregression (SAR); Panel data; Random effects; Efficiency spillovers; Agriculture.

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Index Number and Factor Demand Approaches to the Estimation of Productivity

NBER Working Paper No. w5790
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 04 Feb 1997 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2022
David H. Good, M. Ishaq Nadiri and Robin C. Sickles
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Relative Winners and Losers from Efficiency Spillovers in Africa: Implications for Regional Integration and Income Inequality

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Nottingham Business School and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Regional integration; Income Inequality; Spatial autoregression (SAR); Asymmetric efficiency spillovers; Africa

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Sovereign CDS and Currency Carry Trades

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 May 2023
Bangor Business School, University of Sussex, Rice University - Department of Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Sovereign Credit Risk, Sovereign Credit Default Swap, Term Structure, Carry Trade, Time-Varying Factor Models

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Linguistic Distance to English Impedes Research Performance

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Feb 2023 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2023
Yihui Cao, Robin C. Sickles, Thomas Triebs and Justin Tumlinson
University of Westminster, Rice University - Department of Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics and University of Exeter Business School
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Language; Linguistic Distance; English; University Research Performance

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Measuring Market Power When Firms Price Discriminate

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
Levent Kutlu and Robin C. Sickles
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Price Discrimination, Market Power, Conduct Parameter

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The Effects of Efficiency and TFP Growth on Nitrogen and Sulphur Emissions in Europe: A Multistage Spatial Analysis

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Oct 2012
Anthony Glass, Karligash Glass and Robin C. Sickles
Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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TFP growth, atmospheric pollution, spatial econometrics, efficiency

12.

The Optimal Use of Management

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Robin C. Sickles, Kai Sun and Thomas Triebs
Rice University - Department of Economics, Shanghai University and Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics
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management, shadow price, elasticity of substitution, price efficiency

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The Structure of Production, Technical Change and Efficiency in a Multiproduct Industry: An Application to U.S. Airlines

NBER Working Paper No. w3939
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2022
David H. Good, M. Ishaq Nadiri and Robin C. Sickles
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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Supplemental Social Insurance and the Health of the Poor

NBER Working Paper No. w1062
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 29 May 2022
Paul Taubman and Robin C. Sickles
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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An Analysis of the Health and Retirement Status of the Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w1459
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2022
Robin C. Sickles and Paul Taubman
Rice University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Regulation in Microfinance: Evidence from Semi-Parametric Machine Learning Methods

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Apr 2024
Valentina Hartarska, Kerda Varaku and Robin C. Sickles
Auburn University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Rice University and Rice University - Department of Economics
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G21, O1, F3, ATE, Semi-parametric Machine Learning, regulation, microfinance institutions

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A Hedonic Price Index for Airline Travel

The Review of Income and Wealth, 2008
Posted: 18 Oct 2012
Jesse C. Weiher, David H. Good and Robin C. Sickles
Securities and Exchange Commission, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and Rice University - Department of Economics

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Airline, Hedonic, Price Index

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Market Power in the Us Airline Industry

Measuring Market Power (2002), Daniel J. Slottje, Ed., North-Holland, Emerald Group Publishing
Posted: 16 Oct 2012
Jesse C. Weiher, Robin C. Sickles and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Securities and Exchange Commission, Rice University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics

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Airline industry, market power, cost, panel data

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An Analysis of Strategic Behavior in Ebay Auctions

The Singapore Economic Review, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 441-472, 2009
Posted: 25 Apr 2010
Kevin Hasker and Robin C. Sickles
Bilkent University and Rice University - Department of Economics

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Internet auctions, English auctions, structural econometrics, simulated nonlinear least squares