Research

Books

How Trade with China Threatens Western Institutions: The Economic Roots of a Political Crisis. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2021

ISBN: 978-3-030-74708-4                                   Springer Link      Amazon

Publications

"Interest Group Support for Non-Group Issues"

(with Dr. Randall Holcombe)

Constitutional Political Economy  29(3):303-316  (September 2018)

"Term Limits and State Budgets" (with Dr. Randall Holcombe)

Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice 34(1):21-36 (April 2019)

"Innovation, Theft, and Market Structure"

Atlantic Economic Journal 47(4):243-260 (September 2019)

"Regulatory Capture in the U.S. Petroleum Refining Industry"

Journal of Industrial and Business Economics 46(4):459-498 (December 2019)

"International Free Riding on Institutions"

Economic Affairs 41(1):123-140 (February 2021)

"Central Place Theory and Tax Revenue from Tourism"

Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice 36(1):87-111 (April 2021)

"Amimetic Assets and Persistent Profits under Competition"

Review of Austrian Economics 34(2):243-277 (June 2021)

"Encouraging Domestic Innovation by Protecting Foreign IP"(with Dr. Michael Gmeiner)

International Review of Law and Economics, 67:10600 (September 2021)

Contributions to Edited Volumes

"Income Tax Evasion Prior to Withholding" (with Dr. Randall Holcombe) in Joshua Hall and Bryan Khoo, eds., Essays on Government Growth: Political Institutions, Evolving Markets, and Technology, Springer, 2020, part of the Studies in Public Choice series

Current Work

"The Chemistry of the Macroeconomy"     (a macroeconomic model based on chemistry equations)

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"Artificial Intelligence and Economic Calculation"

(with Dr. Mario Harper)

"The Phage Therapy Solution to Antibiotic Resistance: Regulatory Changes to Avert a Looming Crisis"

"Regulation Enforcement" (with Dr. Michael Gmeiner)