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  • No. 211 Abstract "Contagious Exporting and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from Firms in Shanghai using a Bayesian Spatial Bivariat Probit Model." Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. April 2018. 56pp. WP211 Full Paper

    No. 210 Abstract "Understanding Discrimination against Same-Sex Couples in the United States: Evidence from an Email Correspondence Audit," David Schwegman, October 2017, 42pp. WP210 Full Paper

    No. 209 Abstract "Determinants of Firm-Level Domestic Sales and Exports with Spillovers: Evidence from China," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. September 2017, 47pp. WP209 Full Paper

    No. 208 Abstract "Robust Linear Static Panel Data Models Using ε-Contamination," Badi H. Baltagi, Georges Bresson, Anoop Chaturvedi, and Guy Lacroix. September 2017, 34pp. WP208 Full Paper

    No. 207 Abstract "Network Effects on Labor Contracts of Internal Migrants in China- A Spatial Autoregressive Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Ying Deng, and Xiangjun Ma. September 2017,30pp. WP207 Full Paper

    No. 206 Abstract "Pregnancy Medicaid Expansions and Fertility: Differentiating between the Intensive and Extensive Margins," Lincoln H. Groves, Sarah Hamersma, and Leonard M. Lopoo. August 2017, 49pp. WP206 Full Paper

    No. 205 Abstract "Labor Unions and Occupational Safety: Event-Study Analysis Using Union Elections," Ling Li, Shawn Rohlin, and Perry Singleton. July 2017, 36pp WP205 Full Paper

    No. 204 Abstract "Financing Central Cities: The Economics Underlying Fiscal Strategy Options With Special Reference to Syracuse City and the Consensus Report," Michael Wasylenko. July 2017, 31pp. WP204 Full Paper

    No. 203 Abstract "Let Them Eat Lunch: The Impact of Universal Free Meals on Student Performance," Amy Ellen Schwartz and Michah Rothbart. Revised from May 2017, 48pp. WP203 Full Paper

    No. 202 Abstract " What are the Financial Implications of Public Quality Disclosure? Evidence from New York City’s Restaurant Food Safety Grading Policy," Rachel Meltzer, Michah W. Rothbart, Amy Ellen Schwartz, Thad Calabrese, Diana Silver, Tod Mijanovich, and Meryle Weinstein. April 2017, 56pp. WP202 Full Paper

    No. 201 Abstract "The Effect of Workplace Inspections on Worker Safety," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. February 2017, 43pp. WP201 Full Paper

    No. 200 Abstract "The Effects of State and Federal Mental Health Parity Laws on Working Time," Jinqi Ye. February 2017, 54pp. WP200 Full Paper

    No. 199 Abstract "Measuring the Financial Shocks of Natural Disasters: A Panel Study of U.S. States," Qing Miao, Yilin Hou, and Michael Abrigo. December 2016, 39pp. WP199 Full Paper

    No. 198 Abstract "Retention Heterogeneity in New York City Schools," Douglas Almond, Ajin Lee, and Amy Ellen Schwartz. November 2016, 30pp. WP198 Full Paper

    No. 197 Abstract "The Health Care Expenditure and Income: A Global Perspective," Badi H. Baltagi, Raffaele Lagravinese, Francesco Moscone, and Elisa Tosetti. November 2016, 28pp. WP197 Full Paper

    No. 196 Abstract "Stationary Points for Parametric Stochastic Frontier Models," William C. Horrace and Ian A. Wright. November 2016, 38pp. WP196 Full Paper

    No. 195 Abstract "The Academic Effects of Chronic Exposure to Neighborhood Violence," Amy Ellen Schwartz, Agustina Laurito, Johanna Lacoe, Patrick Sharkey, and Ingrid Gould Ellen. November 2016, 47pp. WP195 Full Paper

    No. 194 Abstract "The Identification and Estimation of a Large Factor Model with Structural Instability," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Fa Wang. November 2016. 75pp. WP194 Full Paper

    No. 193 Abstract "Incentivizing Healthy Eating in Children: An Investigation of the "Ripple" and "Temporal" Effects of Reward-Based Interventions," Saied Toossi. November 2016, 43pp. See author for contents of this paper at: mtoossia@syr.edu  WP193 Full Paper

    No. 192 Abstract "So Many Hospitals, So Little Information: How Hospital Value Based Purchasing is a Game of Chance," Andrew I. Friedson, William C. Horrace, and Allison F. Marier. August 2016, 34pp. WP192 Full Paper

    No. 191 Abstract "A Framework for Measurement Error in Self-Reported Health Conditions," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. August 2016, 28pp. WP191 Full Paper

    No. 190 Abstract "The Dynamic Effect of Disability on Marriage: Evidence from the Social Security Disability Insurance Program," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. June 2016, 43pp. WP190 Full Paper

    No. 189 Abstract "Asymptotic Power of the Sphericity Test Under Weak and Strong Factors in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Fa Wang. March 2016, 32pp. WP189 Full Paper

    No. 188 Abstract "Prediction in a Generalized Spatial Panel Data Model with Serial Correlation," Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. February 2016, 32pp. WP188 Full Paper

    No. 187 Abstract "Bayesian Spatial Bivariate Panel Probit Estimation," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. January 2016, 28pp. WP187 Full Paper

    No. 186 Abstract "The Behavioral Impacts of Property Tax Relief: Salience or Framing?"Phuong Nguyen-Hoang and John Yinger. December 2015, 50pp. WP186 Full Paper

    No. 185 Abstract "Cointegration of Matched Home Purchases and Rental Price Indexes-Evidence from Singapore," Badi H. Baltagi and Jing Li. October 2015, 38pp. WP185 Full Paper

    No. 184 Abstract "Estimating the Effects of the Minimum Wage in a Developing Country: A Density Discontinuity Design Approach," Hugo Jales. October 2015, 74pp. WP184 Full Paper

    No. 183 Abstract "Testing For Spatial Lag and Spatial Error Dependence in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model Using Double Length Artificial Regressions," Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. September 2015, 16pp. WP183 Full Paper

    No. 182 Abstract "Health, Medical Innovation and Disability Insurance: A Case Study of HIV Antiretroviral Therapy," Perry Singleton. September 2015, 38pp. WP182 Full Paper

    No. 181 Abstract "Still “Saving Babies”? The Impact of Child Medicaid Expansions on High School Completion Rates." Lincoln H. Groves. June 2016, 62pp. [Revised from June 2015.] WP181 Full Paper

    No. 180 Abstract "Averaged Instrumental Variables Estimators." Yoonseok Lee and Yu Zhou. May 2015, 37pp. WP180 Full Paper

    No. 179 Abstract "Estimation of Heterogeneous Panels with Structural Breaks," Badi H. Baltagi, Qu Feng, and Chihwa Kao. March 2015, 68pp. WP179 Full Paper

    No. 178 Abstract "Estimation and Identification of Change Points in Panel Models with Nonstationary or Stationary Regressors and Error Term." Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao and Long Liu. January 2015. 27pp. WP178 Full Paper

    No. 177 Abstract "Adaptive Elastic Net GMM Estimation with Many Invalid Moment Conditions: Simultaneous Model and Moment Selection." Mehmet Caner, Xu Han, and Yoonseok Lee. January 2015. 41pp. WP177 Full Paper

    No. 176 Abstract "On Testing for Sphericity with Non-normality in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model." Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao and Bin Peng. December 2014. 17pp.  WP176 Full Paper

    No. 175 Abstract "Sources of Productivity Spillovers: Panel Data Evidence from China." Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. December 2014. 36pp. WP175 Full Paper

    No. 174 Abstract "Random Effects, Fixed Effects and Hausman’s Test for the Generalized Mixed Regressive Spatial Autoregressive Panel." Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. December 2014. 24pp. WP174 Full Paper

    No. 173 Abstract "Firm-level Productivity Spillovers in China’s Chemical Industry: A Spatial Hausman-Taylor Approach." Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. December 2014. 38pp. WP173 Full Paper

    No. 172 Abstract "Welfare Reform and Children’s Health." Badi H. Baltagi and Yin-Fang Yen. November 2014. 37pp. WP172 Full Paper

    No. 171 Abstract "The Spatial Polish Wage Curve with Gender Effects: Evidence from the Polish Labor Survey." Badi H. Baltagi and Bartlomiej Rokicki. August 2014. 33pp. WP171 Full Paper

    No. 170 Abstract "Test of Hypotheses in a Time Trend Panel Data Model with Serially Correlated Error Component Disturbances.” Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Long Liu. July, 2014. 42pp. WP170 Full Paper

    No. 169 Abstract "Treatment Effects with Unobserved Heterogeneity: A Set Identification Approach." Sung Jae Jun, Yoonseok Lee and Youngki Shin. July, 2014. 29 pp. WP169 Full Paper

    No. 168 Abstract "Endogenous Network Production Functions with Selectivity." William C. Horrace, Xiaodong Liu, and Eleonora Patacchini. May 2014. 32pp. WP168 Full Paper

    No. 167 Abstract "Identification and Estimation of Outcome Response with Heterogeneous Treatment Externalities." Tiziano Arduini, Eleonora Patacchini, and Edoardo Rainone. April 2014. 36pp. WP167 Full Paper

    No. 166 Abstract "A Laplace Stochastic Frontier Model." William C. Horrace and Christopher F. Parmeter. April 2014. 33pp. WP166 Full Paper

    No. 165 Abstract "Hospital Treatment Rates and Spill-over Effects: Does Ownership Matter?" Badi H. Baltagi and Yin-Fang Yen. January 2014. 37pp. WP165 Full Paper