College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

Education

  • Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Economics
  • MS, Louisiana State University, Economics
  • BS, Purdue University, Industrial Mangement

Recent Publications

2017
  • "Price pass-through in US gasoline markets", with Benjamin F. Blair and Phillip Mixon, Energy Economics, 2017, vol. 65, p 42-49.
2016
  • "Private information and limitations of Heckman's estimator in banking and corporate finance research", with Gregory L. Nagel, Journal of Empirical Finance, 2016, vol. 37, p 186-195.
2013
  • "The influence of individual health outcomes on individual savings behavior", with Comfort Ricketts and Jon P. Rezek, The Social Science Journal, 2013, vol. 50, p 471-481.
  • "Academic Success and the Transfer of Community College Credits in the Principles of Economics", with Jon P. Rezek, American Economist, 2013, vol. 58, no. 1, p 27-40.
2012
  • "A history of the Advances in Econometrics series", with Asli Ogunc, Advances in Econometrics, 2012, vol. 30, p 3-24.
  • "The Hausman test, and some alternatives, with heteroskedastic data", with Lee C Adkins, Viera Chmelarova, and R Carter Hill, Advances in Econometrics, 2012, vol. 29, p 1-32.

Recent Presentations

2017
  • "Explaining International Housing Prices: Measuring the Impact of Monetary Policy, Current Account Deficits and Credit Standards", with Kenneth Roskelley, Annual International Meeting, Amsterdam, 2017.
  • "International housing price dynamics: Monetary policy, current account deficits, and credit standards", with Kenneth Roskelley, European Financial Management Association, Athens, Greece, 2017.
  • "International housing price dynamics: Monetary policy, current account deficits, and credit standards", with Kenneth Roskelley, American Real Estate Society, Coronado, CA, 2017.
2016
  • "The effect of private information on selection and outcomes: Interpreting the Heckman estimator", with Gregory L. Nagel, Financial Management Association, Las Vegas, NV, 2016.
  • "The effects of work hours on physical and mental health", with Comfort Ricketts and Jon P. Rezek, American Society of Health Economists, Philadelphia, PA, 2016.
  • "Monetary policy, current account deficits, credit standards, and housing prices", with Kenneth Roskelley, American Real Estate Society, Denver, CO, 2016.
  • "Private information and limitations of Heckman's estimator in banking and corporate finance research", with Gregory L. Nagel, Eastern Finance Association, Baltimore, MD, 2016.
  • "Monetary policy, current account deficits, credit standards, and housing prices", with Kenneth Roskelley, Midwest Finance Association, Atlanta, GA, 2016.
2015
  • "Price pass-through in U.S. gasoline markets", with Benjamin F. Blair and Phillip Mixon, Association for University Business and Economic Research Conference, Orlando, FL, 2015.
  • "Segmentation and economies of scale among state-sponsored defined contribution retirement plans", with Nancy Anderson, Academy of Business Research Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2015.
2014
  • "The effect of private information on selection and outcomes: A Monte Carlo examination", with Gregory L. Nagel, World Finance Conference, Venice, Italy, 2014.
  • "The effect of private information on selection and outcomes: A Monte Carlo examination", with Gregory L. Nagel, Annual Meeting of the Midwest Finance Association, Orlando, FL, 2014.
2013
  • "The effect of private information on selection and outcomes: A Monte Carlo examination", with Gregory L. Nagel and , Annual Conference of the Financial Management Association, Chicago, IL, 2013.
  • "Inequality restricted maximum entropy estimation using Stata", with R. Carter Hill and , Stata Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2013.
  • "The impact of monetary policy and mortgage standards on aggregate housing prices", with Kenneth Roskelley and , American Real Estate Society Annual Conference, Kohala Coast, HI, 2013.
  • "The impact of monetary policy and mortgage standards on aggregate housing prices", with Kenneth Roskelley and , Association of Private Enterprise Education Annual Conference, Maui, HI, 2013.
2012
  • "Determinants of REITs Credit Ratings", Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2012.
  • "The Influence of Individual Health Outcomes on Individual Savings Behavior", with Jon P. Rezek, Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association, San Francisco, CA, 2012.
  • "Determinants of REITs Credit Ratings", American Real Estate Society Annual Meetings, St. Petersburg, FL, 2012.
  • "The Effect of Private Information on Selection and Outcomes: A Monte Carlo Examination", Annual Conference of the Eastern Finance Association, Boston, MA, 2012.
  • "Tutorial session: Controlling for Self-Selection", Annual Conference of the Eastern Finance Association, Boston, MA, 2012.
  • "A History of the Advances in Econometrics Series", Advances in Econometrics Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, 2012.
  • "The Hausman Test, and Some Alternatives, with Heteroskedastic Data", Advances in Econometrics Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, 2012.