Robert D. Cairns

McGill University - Department of Economics

855 Sherbrooke Street West

Montreal, QC H3A 2T7

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

316

SSRN CITATIONS

6

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

A Simple, Linear Model of the Ratchet Effect

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Mar 2003
Robert D. Cairns and Antoine Soubeyran
McGill University - Department of Economics and University of Angers - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
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ratchet effect, asymmetric information, pooling equilibrium, separating equilibrium

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An Environmental-Economic Measure of Sustainable Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4327
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Robert D. Cairns and Vincent Martinet
McGill University - Department of Economics and French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) - UMR Economie Publique
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sustainable development, growth, maximin, sustainability indicator

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Accounting for Semi-Permanence

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jun 2014
Robert D. Cairns
McGill University - Department of Economics
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capital value, irreversible investment, sunk capital, options

Accounting for Semi-Permanence

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jun 2014
Robert D. Cairns
McGill University - Department of Economics
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capital value, irreversible investment, sunk capital, options

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Green National Income and Expenditure

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 35, pp. 1-15, 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Nov 2002
Robert D. Cairns
McGill University - Department of Economics
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Growth and Long-Run Sustainability

CESifo Working Paper No. 7845
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Robert D. Cairns and Vincent Martinet
McGill University - Department of Economics and French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) - UMR Economie Publique
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sustainable development, sacrifice, growth, maximin value, sustainability improvement, resource allocation mechanism, non-optimal economies

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Sustainability of an Economy Relying on Two Reproducible Assets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6314
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Feb 2017
Robert D. Cairns, Stellio Del Campo and Vincent Martinet
McGill University - Department of Economics, University Paris West Nanterre La Defense and French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) - UMR Economie Publique
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sustainable development, maximin, sustainability accounting, substitutability

Strike When the Force is with You: Optimal Stopping with Application to Resource Equilibria

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 2, pp. 461-472, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Robert D. Cairns and Graham A. Davis
McGill University - Department of Economics and Colorado School of Mines
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optimal stopping, r-percent rule, investment timing, value of waiting, resource quality, resource equilibrium, sequential development

Strike When the Force is With You: Optimal Stopping With Application to Resource Equilibria

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, No. 2, pp. 461-472, May 2007
Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Robert D. Cairns and Graham A. Davis
McGill University - Department of Economics and Colorado School of Mines - Division of Economics and Business

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The Fundamental Problem of Accounting

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 46, Issue 2, pp. 634-655, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 May 2013
Robert D. Cairns
McGill University - Department of Economics
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On Opposition to Rent Seeking: Implications for Developing Countries

REVIEW OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS, DE #6142, January 31, 1998
Posted: 26 Mar 1998
Robert D. Cairns and Ngo Van Long
McGill University - Department of Economics and McGill University - Department of Economics

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