Other Publications


“Impact of Globalization on US Wage Inequality: Implications for Policy”, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 12 (2001): 219-242.
Land Values, Market Forces, and Declining Dairy Herd Size: Evidence from an Urban-Influenced Region,” with Adesoji Adelaja and Mohammad Taslim, Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Vol. 27 (April 1998): 63-71.
“Environmental Policy: The Role of Property Rights and Markets”Pro Rege, Vol. 22 (March 1994): 15-23.
“The Political Economy of Agricultural Policies: A World View,” in D. Gale Johnson and Chi-ming Hou, eds. Agricultural Policy and U.S.-Taiwan Trade (Washington: American Enterprise Institute, 1993), 127-148.
“The Political Economy of U.S. Agricultural Policies” in Agricultural Policy and U.S.-Taiwan Trade, pp. 178-200.
“Explaining Agricultural Price Policies with a Model of Political Interest Group Competition,” Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 13 (1991): 489-513.
“Technology Adoption and Agricultural Price Policy”, with George Tolley, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 71 (November 1989): 847-857.

Selected Policy Articles

“What’s the Deal with a $15 Minimum Wage.” Center for Vision and Values Op-Ed, April 19, 2016.
“A State’s Budget Crisis: A Look at the Mess in Pennsylvania.” Center for Vision and Values Op-Ed, April 7, 2016.
“Quantitative Easing and Recent Decline in Stock Market Prices”, Center for Vision and Values Op-Ed, February 16, 2016.
“Falling Oil Prices and the Future of the World Economy”, News Democrat Leader, February 11, 2016.
“Congress Uses ‘Sleight of Hand’ to Pay for Highway Bill.” Center for Vision and Values Op-Ed, December 7, 2015.
“The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement, if Effective, will Harm Students and the Poor”, Townhall.com, November 17, 2015.
“The Greek Bailout: What’s Next?” The Blaze, August 11, 2015.
“Our Dismal Economic Stagnation”, Patriot Post, June 29, 2015.
“Overcoming Stagnant Wages: Stronger Unions and Higher Minimum Wages are not the Answer.” Yonkers Tribune, April 30, 2015.
“How market prices could help solve drought problems”, Patriot Post, March 13, 2015.
“Economic Growth and Environmental Improvement: Allies or Enemies?” The Blaze, February 20, 2015.
“Should Congress Allow Guest Workers”, Human Events, January 7, 2015.
“Economic Impact of Tolling I-80”, Paper prepared for Coalition against Tolling I-80, October 2009.
“Improving the Business Climate of the State of Pennsylvania”, White Paper Series, Center for Vision and Values, October 2007.