Scholarly Comments on Academic Economics

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Table of Contents September 2012
Big Questions and Poor Economics: Banerjee and Duflo on Schooling in Developing Countries by
Why the Denial? Low-Cost Private Schools in Developing Countries and Their Contributions to Education by
Was Occupational Licensing Good for Minorities? A Critique of Marc Law and Mindy Marks by
Occupational Licensing and Minorities: A Reply to Klein, Powell, and Vorotnikov by
Ziliak and McCloskey’s Criticisms of Significance Tests: An Assessment by
Statistical Significance in the New Tom and the Old Tom: A Reply to Thomas Mayer by
Mankiw vs. DeLong and Krugman on the CEA’s Real GDP Forecasts in Early 2009: What Might a Time Series Econometrician Have Said? by
Rating Government Bonds: Can We Raise Our Grade? by

Table of Contents May 2012
Freedom Versus Coercion in Industrial Ecology: A Reply to Boons by
Freedom Versus Coercion in Industrial Ecology: Mind the Gap! by
Fact Versus Conjecture in the History of Industrial Waste Utilization by
Race, Ethnicity, and Baseball Card Prices: A Replication, Correction, and Extension of Hewitt, Muñoz, Oliver, and Regoli by
Supplement to “Race, Ethnicity, and Baseball Card Prices: A Replication, Correction, and Extension of Hewitt, Muñoz, Oliver, and Regoli” by
Beyond Race Cards in America’s Pastime: An Appreciative Reply to Findlay and Santos by
Characteristics of the Members of Twelve Economic Associations: Voting, Policy Views, and Favorite Economists by
The Transmission of the Ideals of Economic Freedom by

Table of Contents January 2012
Editor’s Notes: Acknowledgments 2010-11 by
The Unemployment Impact of the 2008 Extension of Unemployment Insurance: As High as Robert Barro Suggested? by
Introduction to Symposium on U.S. Sovereign Debt Crisis: Tipping-Point Scenarios and Crash Dynamics by
Some Possible Consequences of a U.S. Government Default by
The Bond Market Wins by
How a Default Might Play Out by
Courting an Avoidable Financial Crisis by
How and Why a U.S. Sovereign Debt Crisis Could Occur by