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Income Inequality in Pennsylvania, 1988-2018: Estimates from Taxable Income Bracket Data, presented at the 2021 Annual Conference of the National Association of Business, Economics, and Technology, State College, PA, October 21, 2021 (155 kb pdf file)
The Long Run Impact of Pennsylvania's Fracking Boom on Local Residents' Income, presented at the 2020 Virtual Conference of the National Association of Business, Economics, and Technology, October 22, 2020 (796 kb pdf file)
Wealth Inequality and Economic Mobility in the Post-Revolutionary Pennsylvania Backcountry, Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History 53(4), 2020, pp. 199-206.(415 kb pdf file)
The Manufacturing and Marketing of Sewing Machines in York, Pennsylvania, Journal of York County Heritage 11, September 2020, pp. 42-51. (1837 kb pdf file)
Ethnic and Economic Diversity in York County at the End of the Revolutionary War, Journal of York County Heritage 10, 2019, pp. 36-55. (741 kb pdf file)
New Evidence on Pennsylvania County Income Convergence, Pennsylvania Economic Review 26(1), Spring 2019, pp. 38-50. (550 kb pdf file)
Site Characteristics, Historical Market Conditions, and Spatial Changes in Pennsylvania Tobacco Production, Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies 85(2), Spring 2018, pp. 167-194. (774 kb pdf file)
Mapping the Short Run Impact of the Civil War and Emancipation on the South Carolina Economy, South Carolina Historical Magazine 116(4), October 2015, pp. 258-279. (810 kb pdf file)
The Disenfranchisement of Black Pennsylvanians in the 1838 State Constitution: Racism, Politics, or Economics? - A Statistical Analysis, Commonwealth: A Journal of Political Science 16(1), September 2013, pp. 1-20. (317 kb pdf file)
The Geographic Concentration of Economic Activity Across the Eastern United States, 1820-2010, Journal of Historical Geography 41, July 2013, pp. 66-81. (723 kb pdf file)
The Geographic Concentration of Economic Activity Across the Eastern United States, 1820-2010, presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Conference, Scanton, PA, May 31, 2013 (723 kb pdf file)
Mutual Fund Economies of Scale: A Longitudinal Study, 1993-2011, presented at the Academy of Business Research Fall 2012 Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, September 10, 2012. (174 kb pdf file)
Coal Mining and Regional Economic Development in Pennsylvania, 1810-1980, presented at the Appalachian Studies Conference, Indiana, PA, March 23, 2012. (288 kb pdf file)
Coal Mining and Regional Economic Development in Pennsylvania, 1810-1980, Economies et Societes, Serie Histoire economique quantitative AF(4), September 2011, pp. 1627-1649. (288 kb pdf file)
Review of A Country Storekeeper in Pennsylvania: Creating Economic Networks in Early America, 1790-1807 by Dianne E. Wenger, Pennsylvania History 77(4), Autumn 2010, pp. 508-511.
York County's Manufacturing Economy in 1810, Journal of York County Heritage, September 2010, pp. 23-29. (168 kb pdf file)
The Disenfranchisement of Black Pennsylvanians in the 1838 State Constitution: Racism, Politics, or Economics, presented at the Pennsylvania Political Science Association Annual Conference, Elizabethtown, PA, March 29, 2009. (195 kb pdf file)
The Geographic Distribution of Economic Activity in Pennsylvania Since 1790, Pennsylvania Economic Review 16(2), Fall 2008, pp. 52-63. (105 kb pdf file)
Home Rule and the Size of County Government in Pennsylvania, Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy 38(1), 2008, p. 89-96. (269 kb pdf file)
Review of The National Economy by Bradley A. Hansen, Choice 44(1), September 2006.
Kenneth Ewart Boulding, in Ross B. Emmett, ed., The Biographical Dictionary of American Economists, London: Thoemmes, 2006, pp. 73-79.
Review of Smart Economics: Commonsense Answers to 50 Questions about Government, Taxes, Business, and Households by Michael L. Walden, Choice 43(5), January 2006.
Economic Conditions and Japanese Tourism to Hawaii, Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research 10(2), June 2005, pp. 151-156. (132 kb pdf file)
Home Rule and the Size of County Government in Pennsylvania, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, New York, March 5, 2005. (also presented at the Pennsylvania Political Science Association Annual Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2, 2005.) (175 kb pdf file)
Tourism and Fluctuations in the Hawaiian Economy, Journal of Tourism Studies 15(2), December 2004, pp. 67-72. (172 kb pdf file)
Urban Centers and Regional Economic Cohesion in Pennsylvania, presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Conference, West Chester, PA, May 30, 2003. (252 kb pdf file)
Convergence of Income Across Pennsylvania Counties, Eastern Economic Journal 28(4), Fall 2002, pp. 499-508. (45 kb pdf file)
Mutual Fund Expenses: An Econometric Investigation, presented at the 2002 BSI Gamma Foundation Conference on "Mutual Funds", Zurich, Switzerland, September 12, 2002. (167 kb pdf file)
The Pennsylvania Economy Since 1970, Pennsylvania Economic Review, 11(2), Fall 2002, pp. 69-87. (76 kb pdf file)
Review of Economic Literacy: Basic Economics with an Attitude by Frederick S. Weaver, Choice 39(11), July 2002.
Review of The Second Wave: Southern Industrialization from the 1940s to the 1970s edited by Philip Scranton, Choice 39(5), January 2002.
Review of The Essential Buffett: Timeless Principles for the New Economy by Robert G. Hagstrom, Choice 39(3), November 2001.
Industry Mix, Wages, and the Divergence of County Income in Pennsylvania, Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies 13(2), July 2001, pp. 110-122. (54 kb pdf file)
The Pennsylvania Economy Since 1970, presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Annual Conference, Williamsport, PA, June 1, 2001. (76 kb pdf file)
The Sources of Scale Economies Within Large Mutual Fund Families, presented at the 2001 CEPR/JFI Symposium at INSEAD, "Institutional Investors and Financial Markets: New Frontiers", Fontainebleu, France, April 21, 2001. (53 kb pdf file)
Correlates of County Per Capita Income Growth in Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Economic Review 10(1), Spring 2001, pp. 80-87. (33 kb pdf file)
Review of "EconData.net", Choice 38(Sup), August 2001.
Review of Basic Economic Principles: A Guide for Students by David E. O'Connor and Christopher C. Faille, Choice 38(8), April 2001.
Review of "Economagic: Economic Time Series Page <http://www.economagic.com>", Choice 37(9), May 2000.
Economies of Scale in Mutual Fund Administration, Journal of Financial Research 22(3), Fall 1999, pp. 331-339. (31 kb pdf file)
Why Have Some Pennsylvania Counties Grow Fast and Others Slowly?, presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Conference, Carlisle, PA, June 4, 1999. (24 kb pdf file)
Economic Growth Among Pennsylvania Counties in a Neoclassical Framework, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, Boston, MA, March 13, 1999. (48 kb pdf file)
Thomas Schelling's dissent from the narrow scope of economics, in Richard P.F. Holt and Steven Pressman, eds., Economics and its Discontents: Twentieth Century Dissenting Economists, Cheltenham, England: Edward Elgar, 1998, pp. 226-242. (58 kb pdf file)
Convergence of Income Across Pennsylvania Counties, presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Conference, Allentown, PA, May 29, 1998. (43 kb pdf file)
Review of Green Politics and Global Trade: NAFTA and the Future of Environmental Politics by John J. Audley, Choice 35(6), February 1998.
Economies of Scale in Mutual Fund Administration, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, New York, February 28, 1998
For world, and Wilkes-Barre, global warming can go either way, Citizens' Voice, December 5, 1997, p. 33 (also appeared in the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, December 8, 1997, p. 10A).
Review of How Nations Grow Rich: The Case for Free Trade by Melvyn Krauss, Choice 35(2): 781, October 1997.
Free trade benefits us locally, globally, Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, September 30, 1997, p. 8A.
Who Won the Major League Baseball Strikes? presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association Conference, Shippensburg, PA, June 7, 1997. (27 kb pdf file)
The Market for Mercenaries, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, Crystal City, VA, April 4, 1997.
Review of The Rebel's Dilemma by Mark Irving Lichbach, Eastern Economic Journal 22(1), Winter 1996, pp. 114-116.
(with Gabriel A. Khalife), The Fiscal Effects of General Revenue Sharing, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, New York, March 18, 1995.
Kenneth Boulding, Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 139(1), March 1995, p. 69-72.
Thomas Schelling, presented at the Eastern Economic Association Meetings, Boston, MA, March 19, 1994.
The Concept of 'Military Economies of Scale', Explorations in Economic History 30(4), October 1993, pp. 470-484. (53 kb pdf file)
Review of Power, Norms, and Inflation: A Skeptical Treatment by Michael R. Smith, American Journal of Sociology 99(2), September 1993, pp. 497-498.
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