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Academic contributions and research published by Argyros School of Business and Economics faculty.

+ - Academic Year 2018-19

Banerjee, Swapnendu and Poddar, S. 2019. "To sell or not to sell: Licensing versus selling by an outside innovator." Economic Modelling, 76: 293-304.

Bernstein, Asaf, Hughson, E. and Weidenmier, M. 2018. “Counterparty Risk and the Establishment of the NYSE Clearinghouse.” Journal of Political Economy.

Camera, Gabriele and Kim, J. 2018. "Equilibrium Wage Rigidity in Directed Search." Journal of Mathematical Economics, 78: 68-78.

Chakravarthy, Jivas, 2018. "Ideological Diversity in Standard Setting." Review of Accounting Studies, 1-43.

Freeman, David, Kimbrough, E., Petersen, G. and Tong, H. “Instructions.” Journal of the Economic Science Association.

Graebner, Melissa E., Lumineau, F., and Fudge Kamal, D. 2018. “Unrequited: Asymmetry in interorganizational trust.” Strategic Organization.

Harding, Matthew and Hersh, J. 2018. “Big Data in Economics.” IZA World of Labor, 451.

Joshi, Maheshkumar P., Kathuria, R., and Das, S. 2018. “Corporate Entrepreneurship in Digital Era: The Cascading Effect Through Operations.” The Journal of Entrepreneurship.

Kathuria, Ravi, Kathuria, N., and Kathuria, A. 2018. “Mutually supportive or trade-offs: An analysis of competitive priorities in the emerging economy of India.” The Journal of High Technology Management Research, 29 (2), 227-236.

Kovenock, Dan, Roberson, B., and Sheremeta, R. 2018. “The Attack and Defense of Weakest-Link Networks.” Public Choice.

Li, Jing, Nan, L., and Zhao, R. 2018. "Corporate Governance Roles of Information Quality and Corporate Takeovers." Review of Accounting Studies, 23 (3): 1207-1240.

Nistor, Cristina, Yalcin, T., and Pehlivan, E. 2018. "Duplicity in Alternative Marketing Communications." Markets, Globalization & Development Review, 3 (2).

Schneider, Mark, Leland, J., and Wilcox, N. 2018. "Ambiguity Framed." Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 57 (2): 133-151.

Shukla, P.K., Shukla, M., and Shukla, Y. 2018. "LidSuperior X Lid: A Case on Launching a New Patented Cup Lid in the United States." Journal of Business Case Studies, 14 (4): 39-46.

Van Leeuwen, Boris, Ramalingam, A., Rojo-Arjona, D., and Schram, A. 2018. “Centrality and Cooperation in Networks.” Experimental Economics, 1-19.

Policy Briefs

Kotkin, Joel and Marshall Toplansky, 2018. “California Feudalism: The Squeeze on the Middle Class.” Center for Demographics & Policy Research Brief.


Smith, Vernon, A Life in Experimental Economics, Vol. 1: The First Forty Years. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature 2018.

Smith, Vernon, A Life in Experimental Economics, Vol. 2: The Next Fifty Years. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature 2018.

+ - Academic Year 2017-18

Adler, Hank 2018. “TCJA Provisions Present Constitutional Questions.” Tax Notes Today, Jan. 15, 2018.

Aliu, Florin, Dehning, B., and Pavelkova, D. 2017. “Portfolio Risk-Return Analysis: The Case of the Automotive Industry in the Czech Republic.” Journal of International Studies, 10 (4): 72-83.

Aliyev, Khatai, Dehning, B., and Nadirov, O. 2017. “To Work More or Less? The Impact of Taxes and Life Satisfaction on the Motivation to Work in Continental and Eastern Europe.” Economics & Sociology, 10(3): 266-280.

Becker, Sascha O. and Rubin, J. 2017. “The Protestant Reformation's Impact in Europe.” The Long Economic and Political Shadow of History, volume 3 (edited by Stelios Michalopoulos and Elias Papaioannou), VOX E-book, 63-70.

Berman, Eli., Iannaccone, L. and Ragusa, G.  2018. “From empty pews to empty cradles: Fertility decline among European Catholics.” The Journal of Demographic Economics, 84 (2): 149-187.

Brosnan, Sarah F., Price, S., Leverett, K., Pretot, L., Beran, M. and Wilson, B. 2017. “Human and monkey responses in a symmetric game of conflict with asymmetric equilibria.” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 142: 293-306.

Broughton, John, and Lobo, B. 2017. “Equity duration and portfolio risk management.” Journal of Investing, 26 (3): 29-40.

Buchanan, Joy and Smith, V. “Who Benefits in capitalism?” Counting the Cost: Christian Perspectives of Capitalism, edited by Art Lindsey and Anna Bradley. Abilene, TX: Christain University press. With Joy Buchanan.

Burnham, Terence C. 2018. “Gender, Punishment, and Cooperation: Men Hurt Others to Advance Their Interests.” Socius, 4: 1-8.

Chu, Charlene 2018. “Psychological Ownership in Hoarding.” in J. Peck and SB Shu (Eds.), Psychological Ownership and Consumer Behavior, New York, NY: Springer. 135-144.

Corgnet, Brice, DeSantis, M. and Porter, D. 2018. “What Makes a Good Trader? On the Role of Intuition and Reflection on Trader Performance.” The Journal of Finance, 73 (3): 1113-1137.

Davis, Joseph and Weidenmier, M. 2017. "America's First Great Moderation." Journal of Economic History, 77 (4): 1116-1143.

Davis, Jing 2018. “Cooler Heads Prevail: An Experimental Study on the ‘Cooling’ Effect of the Strategy Method on Agent Resentment.” Theoretical Economics Letters, 8 (5): 854-860.

DeSantis, Mark and Porter, D. 2018. “The Effects of Make and Take Fees in Experimental Markets.” Experimental Economics, 1-19.

DeSantis, Mark, McCarter, M. and Winn, A. 2018. “Land Assembly with Taxes, Not Takings.” Applied Economics Letters

DeScioli, Peter. and Kimbrough, E. 2018. “Alliance Formation in a Side-taking Experiment.” Journal of Experimental Political Science, 1-18.

Gjerstad, Steven 2018. “Reorganization of failing financial firms: A Capital Structure Solution.” The Cato Journal.

Hajikhameneh, Aidin. and Kimbrough, E. 2017. “Individualism, collectivism, and trade.” Experimental Economics, 1-31.

Hurley-Hanson, Amy E. & Giannantonio, C.M. 2017. “LMX and Autism: Effective Working Relationships.” In T.A. Scandura & E. Mourino, (eds.) Leading Diversity in the 21st Century, Charlotte, NC: IAP.

Kathuria, Ravi 2017. "Competitive Priorities as Trade-offs or Mutually Supportive: A Glimpse from an Emerging Economy.” In Thakur, R, et al. (Editors) Management Practices for the New Economy, 1-6, Bloomsbury India. (Lead article)

Kimbrough, Erik O. and Smyth, A. 2018. “Testing the Boundaries of the Double Auction: The Effects of Complete Information and Market Power.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 150: 372-396.

Kimbrough, Erik O., Robalino, N. and Robson, A. 2017. “Applying ‘theory of mind’: Theory and experiments.” Games and Economic Behavior, 106: 209-226.

Kimbrough, Erik O. and Vostroknutov, A. 2018. “A Portable Method of Eliciting Respect for Social Norms.” Economics Letters, 168: 147-150.

Kovenock, Dan and Roberson, B. 2018. “The Optimal Defense of Networks of Targets.” Economic Inquiry, 56 (4): 2195-2211.

Kuran, Timur and Rubin, J. 2018. “The Financial Power of the Powerless: Socio-Economic Status and Interest Rates under Weak Rule of Law.” The Economic Journal, 128: 758-796. (Related Press: The Independent; Science Daily; Duke Today; badcredit.org; podcast)

Lenski, Richard E., and Burnham, T. 2018. “Experimental Evolution of Bacteria Across 60,000 Generations, and What It Might Mean for Economics and Human Decision-Making.” Journal of Bioeconomics, 20 (1): 107-124.

Lin, Shengle, Pfeiffer, G., and Porter, D. 2017. “Accounting Standards and Financial Market Stability: An Experimental Examination.” The Economic Journal, 127: F545-F562.

Luciano, Elisa and Wihlborg, C. 2018. “Financial synergies and systemic risk in the organization of bank affiliates.” Journal of Banking & Finance, 88: 208-224.

Marcus, Mellissa, Burnham, T. C., Stephens, D. W. and Dunlap, A. 2018. “Experimental evolution of color preference for oviposition in Drosophila melanogaster.” Journal of Bioeconomics, 20 (1): 125-140.

McCarter, Matthew W., Wade-Benzoni, K., Fudge Kamal, D., Bang, H. M., Hyde, S. and Maredia, R. 2018. “Models of intragroup conflict in management: A literature review.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1-22.

Miklós-Thal, Jeanine, Raith, M. and Selove, M. 2018. “What Are We Really Good at? Product Strategy with Uncertain Capabilities.” Marketing Science, 37 (2): 177-331.

Morris, J. Jeffrey and Schniter, E. 2018. “Black Queen Markets: Commensalism, Dependency, and the Evolution of Cooperative Specialization in Human Society.” Journal of Bioeconomics, 20 (1): 69-105.

Murray, Noel, Manrai, A., and Manrai, L. (2017), “The Financial Services Industry and Society: The Role of Incentives/Punishments, Moral Hazard, and Conflicts of Interest in the 2008 Financial Crisis.” Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Science, 22 (43) 168-190.

Rietz, Thomas, Schniter, E., Sheremeta, R. and Shields, T. 2018. “Trust, Reciprocity, and Rules.” Economic Inquiry, 56 (3): 1526-1542.

Rubin, Jared. 2018. “Islamic Law and Economic Development.” Research Handbook on the History of Corporate Law (edited by Harwell Wells), Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 17-32.

Rubin, Jared, Sheremeta, R. and Samek, A. 2018. “Loss Aversion and the Quantity-Quality Trade-off.” Experimental Economics, 21 (2): 292-315.

Rubin, Jared. 2017. Rulers, Religion, and Riches: Why the West Got Rich and the Middle East Did Not, Cambridge University Press

Schniter, Eric, Wilcox, N., Beheim, B., Kaplan, H. and Gurven, M. 2018. “Information transmission and the oral tradition: Evidence of a late-life service niche for Tsimane Amerindians.” Evolution and Human Behavior, 39 (1): 94-105.

Sfeir, Raymond. “Chapman University Purchasing Managers Survey Results.” A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research Press Release, October 11, 2017.

Smith, Vernon. 2018. “Adam Smith, Scientist and Evolutionist: Modelling Other-Regarding Behavior Without Social Preferences.” Journal of Bioeconomics, 20(1): 7-21.

Toplansky, Marshall and Kotkin, J. 2018. “Orange County Focus: Forging Our Common Future.” Center for Demographics & Policy Research Brief.

Wihlborg, Clas 2017. “Too big to fail: Measures, remedies and consequences for efficiency and stability.” Financial Markets, Institutions & Instruments, 26(4), 175-245.

Wihlborg, Clas. 2018. “Systemic Risk and the Organization of the Financial System: Overview.” Journal of Financial Economic Policy, 10 (2): 202-212.

Wihlborg, Clas. 2019. “Trust in the Euro and Banking Union after Financial and Sovereign Crises.” in Engelbrekt, A.B., Michalski, A. and Oxelheim, L (eds), Trust in the EU in Challenging Times, Springer, 111-138.

Wilcox, Nathaniel T. 2017. “Random expected utility and certainty equivalents: mimicry of probability weighting functions.” Journal of the Economic Science Association, 3 (2): 161-173.

Winn, Abel and McCarter, M. 2018. “Who’s holding out? An experimental study of the benefits and burdens of eminent domain.” Journal of Urban Economics, 105: 176-185.

+ - Academic Year 2016-17

Baker, Malcolm, Burnham, T., and Taliaferro, R. 2017. “Optimal Tilts: Combining Persistent Characteristic Portfolios.” Financial Analysts Journal, 73 (4): 75-89.

Broughton, John, and Lobo, B. “Herding and anchoring in macroeconomic forecasts: the case of the PMI.” Empirical Economics, 55 (3): 1337-1355.

Burnham, Terence C., Huang, S., and Lo, A. 2017. “Pricing for Survival in the Biopharma Industry: A Case Study of Acthar Gel and Questcor Pharmaceuticals.” Journal of Investment Management, 15 (4).

Burnham, Terence, Gakidis, H., and Wurgler, J. 2018 "Investing in the Presence of Massive Flows: The Case of MSCI Country Reclassifications." Financial Analysts Journal, 74 (1): 77-87.

Camera, Gabriele, and Casari, M. 2018. “Monitoring institutions in indefinitely repeated games.” Experimental Economics, 21 (3): 673-691.

Danaher Brett and Smith M.D. 2017. “Digital Piracy, Film Quality, and Social Welfare.” George Mason Law Review, 24 (4): 923-938.

Dehning, Bruce, Sinha, C. and Sinha, P. 2017. “Change in Earnings Quality Surrounding ERP Implementation.” Corporate Ownership and Control, 15 (1): 8-17.

Gaus, Gerald and Hankins, K. 2017. “Searching for the Ideal: The Fundamental Diversity Dilemma.” In K. Vallier and M. Weber (eds.) Political Utopias, New York: Oxford University Press, 175-202.

Kimbrough, Erik O., and Deck, C. 2017. “Experimenting with Contests for Experimentation.” Southern Economic Journal, 84 (2): 391-406.

Kimbrough, Erik O., Laughren, K. and Sheremeta, R. 2017. “War and Conflict in Economics: Theories, Applications and Recent Trends.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Murray, Noel 2017, “GoT Belfast? How a Television Epic about a War-Torn Landwas Employed to Rebrand Northern Ireland.” Lead book chapter in Global Place Branding Campaigns across Cities, Regions, and Nations, 1-24.

Smith, Vernon "Collaboration and the Development of Experimental Economics: A Personal Perspective." Collaborative research in Economics, edited by M. Szenberg and L. Ramrattan. 305-319.

Smith, Vernon 2017. “Tribute to Sidney Siegel (1916-1961) A Founder of Experimental Economics.” Southern Economic Journal, 83 (3): 664-667.

Smith, Vernon and Wilson, B. 2017. Sentiments, Conduct, and Trust in the Laboratory.” Social Philosophy and Policy, 34(1): 25-55.

Wilson, Bart 2017. “How We Think about Economics.” Southern Economic Journal, 83(3): 655-657.