Faculty Research 2012-14

James Barbour

Barbour, J. L. & Tiemann, T. K. (2012, October). Crafters and competition: the impact of amateurs. International Journal of Arts and Commerce, 1, (5), 131-135.

Steven Bednar

Bednar, S. & Gicheva, D. (2013, October). Tax Benefits for Graduate Education: Incentives for Whom?  Economics of Education Review, 36, 181-197.

Bednar, S. (2013, August 31) 'When it Rains it Pours': How Salt Altered the Political Landscape in the 20th Century.  Presented at American Political Science Association Annual Meetings, Chicago, IL, August 2013.

Bednar, S. (2013, August 31). Are Smarter Voters More Liberal?  Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States.  Presented at the American Political Science Association Annual Meetings, Chicago, IL.

Bednar, S. (2012, November). Tax Benefits for Graduate Education: Incentives for Whom? Presented at the National Tax Association Annual Meetings, Providence, RI.

Tina Das

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). International Property Rights: The Role of Diversity. The Journal of Developing Areas.

Das, J., DiRienzo, C., Lanier, D., & Rich, C. (in press). Anti-Human Trafficking Policies and Freedom of the Press: A Cross-Country Study.  International Journal of Management and Marketing Research, 2, (6), 1-10.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (2014, February). Conflict and the Freedom of the Press. Journal of Economic and Social Studies, 4, (1), 87-109.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). Diversity and the Economy: A Cross-Country, Comprehensive Study. Ethnic and Racial Studies.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (2012, December). Spatial decay of corruption in Africa and the Middle East. Economic Papers, 31, (4), 508-514.

DiRienzo, C. & Das, J. (2012, October 5). Diversity and economic, financial, and social indicators: An association analysis. Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). Tourism Competitiveness and Corruption: A Cross-Country Analysis. In Competitiveness and Tourism.  Editors: Geoffrey I. Crouch and J.R. Brent Ritchie.

Steve DeLoach

DeLoach, S., Kurt, M. & Olitsky, N. (in press) Does Content Matter? Analyzing the Change in Global Awareness between Business and Non-Business Focused Short-Term Study Abroad Courses. Journal of Teaching in International Business.

DeLoach, S., Franz, S., & Platania, J. (2014). Reconsidering the tradeoff between work and study time. Applied Economic Letters, 21, (5), 340–343.

DeLoach, S. & Kurt, M. (2013, July). Discouraging Workers: Estimating the Impact of Macroeconomic Shocks on Search Intensity of the Unemployed. Journal of Labor Research, DOI 10.1007/s12122-013-9166-0

DeLoach, S. & Platania, J. (2013). Macroeconomic Consequences of Financing Health Insurance. International Advances in Economic Research, 19, (2), 107-129.

DeLoach, S. (2013, May 29-31). Undergraduate Research:  Outlets for Dissemination.  Panel Discussion at the National Conference on Teaching Economics, Chicago, IL.

DeLoach, S. & Kurt, M. (2013, January 4-6). Discouraging workers: Estimating Impacts of Macroeconomic Shocks on Search Intensity of Unemployed.  Presented at the Allied Social Science Association (ODE), San Diego, CA

Casey DiRienzo

DiRienzo, C. & Redington, D. (in press). Political Management and Corruption in Developing Nations. Global Journal of Business Research.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). International Property Rights: The Role of Diversity. The Journal of Developing Areas.

DiRienzo, C., & Lilly, G. (2014). Online Versus Face-to-face: Does Delivery Method Matter for Undergraduate Business School Learning? Business Education & Accreditation, 6, (1), 1-11.

Das, J., DiRienzo, C., Lanier, D., & Rich, C. (in press). Anti-Human Trafficking Policies and Freedom of the Press: A Cross-Country Study.  International Journal of Management and Marketing Research, 2, (6), 1-10.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (2014, February). Conflict and the Freedom of the Press. Journal of Economic and Social Studies, 4, (1), 87-109.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). Diversity and the Economy: A Cross-Country, Comprehensive Study. Ethnic and Racial Studies.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (2012, December). Spatial decay of corruption in Africa and the Middle East. Economic Papers, 31, (4), 508-514.

DiRienzo, C. & Leupold, C. (2013, July 7-10). Infusing Leadership Insight and Development into Business Economics.  Presented at the 2013 Association of Leadership Educators Conference, New Orleans, LA.

DiRienzo, C. & Das, J. (2012, October 5). Diversity and economic, financial, and social indicators: An association analysis. Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Das, J. & DiRienzo, C. (in press). Tourism Competitiveness and Corruption: A Cross-Country Analysis. In Competitiveness and Tourism.  Editors: Geoffrey I. Crouch and J.R. Brent Ritchie.

Andrew Greenland

Greenland, A. (2012). Learning About Product Quality: Automotive Recalls and Country Reputations. Presented at the Missouri Valley Economic Association, Memphis, TN.

Mark Kurt

DeLoach, S., Kurt, M. & Olitsky, N. (in press) Does Content Matter? Analyzing the Change in Global Awareness between Business and Non-Business Focused Short-Term Study Abroad Courses. Journal of Teaching in International Business.

DeLoach, S. & Kurt, M. (2013, July). Discouraging Workers: Estimating the Impact of Macroeconomic Shocks on Search Intensity of the Unemployed. Journal of Labor Research, DOI 10.1007/s12122-013-9166-0

Kurt, M., Olitsky, N. & Geis, Paul. (in press). Assessing Global Awareness over Short-Term Study Abroad Sequence: A Factor Analysis. Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad.

Engelhardt, B., Kurt, M., and Polgreen, P.  (2012, November). Sexually Transmitted Infections with Semi-Anonymous Matching. Health Economics, 22, (11), 1295-1317.

DeLoach, S. & Kurt, M. (2013, January 4-6). Discouraging workers: Estimating Impacts of Macroeconomic Shocks on Search Intensity of Unemployed.  Presented at the Allied Social Science Association (ODE), San Diego, CA.

Kurt, M. (March 2013). A Survey Paper: Topics in Economic Growth and Development. Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics, Online Module on Undergraduate Research in Economics.  http://serc.carleton.edu/econ/studentresearch/econexamples.html

Greg Lilly

DiRienzo, C., & Lilly, G. (2014). Online Versus Face-to-face: Does Delivery Method Matter for Undergraduate Business School Learning? Business Education & Accreditation, 6, (1), 1-11.

Lilly, G. & Platania, J. (2012, November). The Fast and the Furious: From Fiscal Bliss to Fiscal Cliff in 10 Years. Presented at the 14th Annual Department of Accounting Continuing Professional Education Seminar, Elon, NC.

Jennifer Platania

DeLoach, S., Franz, S., & Platania, J. (2014). Reconsidering the tradeoff between work and study time. Applied Economic Letters, 21, (5), 340–343.

DeLoach, S. & Platania, J. (2013). Macroeconomic Consequences of Financing Health Insurance. International Advances in Economic Research, 19, (2), 107-129.

Lilly, G. & Platania, J. (2012, November). The Fast and the Furious: From Fiscal Bliss to Fiscal Cliff in 10 Years. Presented at the 14th Annual Department of Accounting Continuing Professional Education Seminar, Elon, NC.

Douglas Redington

DiRienzo, C. & Redington, D. (in press). Political Management and Corruption in Developing Nations. Global Journal of Business Research.

Katy Rouse

Rouse, K.E., Graves, J. and McMullen, S. (in press). Year Round Schooling as Cost Savings Reform: Not just a matter of time. Education Finance and Policy.

Rouse, K.E. & McMullen, S. (2012, November). The Impact of Year-Round Schooling on Academic Achievement: Evidence from Mandatory School Calendar Conversions. AEJ: Economic Policy, 4, (4), 230-252.

Rouse, K.E. & McMullen, S. (2012, October). School Crowding, Year-Round Schooling and Mobile Classroom Use: Evidence from North Carolina.  Economics of Education Review, 31, (5), 812-823.

Rouse, K.E. & Depro, B. (2013, April 26). The Effect of Year-Round Education on Residential Property Values.  Presented at the Department of Economics, University of Oklahoma.

Vitaliy Strohush

Strohush. V. & Wanner, J. (2012, November 16-18). Wage premiums and the cost of education. Presented at 82nd Annual Meeting of the Southern Economic Association, New Orleans, LA.

Strohush. V. & Fedaseyeu, V. (2012, November 9-11). Loans from the Government, Overinvestment by Households, and Asset Bubbles. Presented at 2012 Fall Midwest Macroeconomics Meetings, Boulder, CO.

Thomas Tiemann

Tiemann, T. & Miller, P. (2013, Spring). Reducing Sprawl, Riding the Bus and Losing Weight in America. Spaces and Flows: An International Journal of Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, 3.

Barbour, J. L. & Tiemann, T. K. (2012, October). Crafters and competition: the impact of amateurs. International Journal of Arts and Commerce, 1, (5), 131-135.

Tiemann, T. (2013, March 22). Soviet Central Planning and the Sizes of Cities. Presented at the Southern Conference on Slavic Studies, Greensboro, NC.

Tiemann, T., & Miller, P. (2012, October 11). Reducing Sprawl, Riding the Bus, and Losing Weight in America. Presented at Spaces and Flows Conference, Detroit, MI.