Department of Economics

Faculty Research

Recent Publications in Refereed Journals

2015

2014

  • Adilov, N., Alexander, P., & Cunningham, B. (2014). “An Economic Analysis of Earth Orbit Pollution,” Environmental and Resource Economics, published online January 19, 2014, DOI:10.1007/s10640-013-9758-4.
  • Nazarov, Z. Rendall, M. (2014). Differences by Mother’s Education in the Effect of Childcare on Child Obesity, Economics Letters, 214, 286-289.
  • Rendall, M., Weden, M., Lau, C., Brownell, P., Nazarov, Z., Fernandes, M. (2014). Simulation Methods in the Evaluation of Bias in Survey Estimates of Early Childhood Obesity, American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 104(7), 1255-1262.
  • Von Schrader, S., Nazarov, Z. (2014). What Employer Characteristics are Associated with Receiving Charges under the Americans with Disabilities Act? Forthcoming in Journal of Disability Policy Studies.
  • Karpur, A, Nazarov, Z., Brewer, D., Bruyere, S. (2014). A Comparative Analysis of Transition to Postsecondary Education for Youth With and Without Disabilities: Studying Impact of Parental Participation in Welfare Programs. Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 37(1), 18-28.

2013

  • Rendall, M., Ghosh-Dastidar, B., Weden, M., Nazarov Z., (2013). Multiple Imputation for Combined-Survey Estimation With Incomplete Regressors in One But Not Both Surveys, Sociological Methods and Research, Vol. 42(4), 483-530.
  • Nazarov, Z., (2013). Factors Associated with the Wage Differential between Caucasian vs. African-American Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Clientele. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 39,183-191.
  • Weden, M., Brownell, P., Rendall M., Lau, C., Fernandes, M., Nazarov, Z., (2013). Parent-reported Health and Weight as Sources of Bias in Survey Estimates of Childhood Obesity, American Journal of Epidemiology, 178(3), 461-473.
  • Samavati, H., Adilov, N., & Dilts, D. (2013) “Empirical Analysis of the Saving Rate in the United States,” Journal of Management Policy and Practice, Volume 14(2): 46-53.

2012

  • Kim, M., & Adilov, N. (2012). “The Lesser of Two Evils: An Empirical Investigation of FDI-Pollution Tradeoff,” Applied Economics 44: 2597-2606.
  • Nazarov, Z., Akhmedjanov, A. (2012). Education, Training and Innovation in Transition Economies. Eastern European Economics, Vol.50(6),25-56.
  • Nazarov, Z, Golden, T., & von Schrader, S., (2012). Prevocational Services and Supported Employment Wages. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 37, 119-129.
  • Golden, T., Bruyere, S., Karpur, A., Nazarov, Z., VanLooy, S., (2012). Workforce Development: Unrealized Potential for Americans with Disabilities, Journal of Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, Vol. 26(1), 5-18.
  • Hedayeh Samavati, Carolyn F. Stumph, and David A. Dilts, “Interesting Times: Relation between Test Times and Student Performance in Online Courses,” Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice, Vol. 12, No. 6 (2012), pp.74-80.
  • “Engagement in Classroom Learning: Creating Temporal Participation Incentives for
    Extrinsically Motivated Students through Bonus Credits.” Ali Rassuli. Journal of
    Education for Business, 87: 86-93, 2012.

2011

  • Adilov, N., Haber, L., & Fiechter, N. (2011). “Stock Market Responses to Fed Funds Rate Changes,” Business and Economics Journal, Volume 2011: BEJ-29, 1-7.
  • David A. Dilts and Myeong H. Kim, Economics. Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall-Hunt Publishing, 2011.
  • Myeong Hwan Kim, and David A. Dilts, “The Relationship of the Value of the Dollar, and the Prices of Gold and Oil: A Tale of Asset Risk.” Economics Bulletin. Vol. 31, No. 2 (2011) pp. 1151-1162.
  • “Contingent Labor Utilization: A Leading Business Cycle Indicator.” Ali Rassuli and
    Myeong H. Kim; Proceedings of the Decision Sciences Institute, Boston Massachusetts;
    November 2011.

2010

  • Adilov, N. (2010). “Bilateral Forward Contracts and Spot Prices,” The Energy Journal 31(3): 65-79.
  • “The Difference CASTL has Made: Building on a Solid Foundation,” with G.
    Rathbun, M. Bendele, Y. Zubovic, L. Lolkus, and L. Goodson.
    Transformative Dialogues: Teaching and Learning Journal, The
    Attraction, Value and Future of SoTL: Perspectives from the Carnegie
    Affiliates, vol. 4, n. 1, July, 2010, pp. 1-10.
  • Michaud, P.-C., Heitmuller, A., Nazarov, Z. (2010). A Dynamic Analysis of Informal Care and Employment in England. Labour Economics, 17 (3), 455-465.
  • “From Optimal to Lean: An Analysis of the Role of the Distributor in a Lean
    Supply Chain,” with T. Stumph and M. Maile. Proceedings of the 2010
    Conference of the Operations Management and Entrepreneurship
    Association, MBAA International, March, 2010.

Recent Presentations in Conferences

2014

  • Adilov, N. “Panel Discussion, Publishing–Practical Help for Publishing Success,” Panel discussant at the 2014 MBAA International Conference, Chicago, March 27, 2014.
  • Samavati, H., Adilov, N., Dilts, D., and Kim, M. “Journal Quality and Publishing
    Strategies: Selling Your Research” Presented at the 2014 MBAA International Conference, Chicago, March 28, 2014.
  • Stumph, C. “Expanding Common Sense Economics in the High School Classroom”, Association of Private Enterprise Educators National Conference, April 14, 2014.

2013

  • Adilov, N., Samavati, H., Dilts, D., & Kim, M. “Microeconomic Approach to University Online Course Pricing Decisions,” Presented at the Seventy-Sixth International Atlantic Economic Conference, Philadelphia, October 10-13, 2013.
  • Nazarov,Z., Speaker, “If Monetary Policy Matters, Then How? The Effect of Monetary Policy on Firm Innovation in Transition Economies,” Enterprise Performance in Asia Second Workshop, Makati City, Philippines, (January 29-30, 2013)
  • Nazarov, Z., Symposium Speaker, “A Multi-Disciplinary Perspective on Effective Employer Practices for Enhancing Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Disabilities,” NARRTC Annual Conference, Alexandria, Virginia (April 26-27, 2013).
  • Nazarov, Z., Speaker, “The Effect of Duration of Vocational Rehabilitation Services on Weekly Earnings of VR Clients at Closure,” 2013 Emerging Scholars Conference, Ithaca, NY, (May 31 – June 1, 2013)
  • Nazarov, Z., Speaker, “The Effects of Monetary Policy along with Fiscal Policy Instruments on Firm Innovation, Investment, and Financial Constraint: Evidence from Transition Economies,” Enterprise Performance in Asia Second Workshop, Tagaytay City, Philippines, (June 14-15, 2013)
  • Nazarov, Z., Speaker, “Discrimination Charges: Identifying Patterns and Employer Factors,” Employer
  • Stumph, C. “The Power of Partnerships”, Council for Economic Education National Conference,
    October 3, 2013.

2012

  • Samavati, H., Adilov, N., & Dilts, D. “Empirical Analysis of the Savings Rate in the United States.” Presented at the 2012 MBAA International Conference, Chicago, March 28-30, 2012.
  • Nazarov, Z., Symposium Speaker, “Employment, Compensation, and Disability Research,” NARRTC Annual Conference, Alexandria, Virginia (April 26-27, 2012).
  • Nazarov, Z., Guest Speaker, “Labor Market Participation of Persons with Disabilities,” the World Bank Core Course on Disability and Development, Washington DC (May 9-10, 2012).
  • Nazarov, Z., Poster Session Presenter. " Medicaid Buy-In Program Can Reduce Healthcare Expenditures Among People with Disabilities: Evidence From NY State," APPAM Fall Conference, Baltimore, MD, (November 8-10, 2012).

2011

  • Adilov, N., Dilts, D., Kim, M., & Samavati, H. “Climatology and Finance: Is There a Relation Between Stock Market and Climate Change?” Proceedings of the 2011 IABPAD Conference, Volume 8, Number 3, p. 293. (Presented at the 2011 IABPAD Summer Conference, Honolulu, July 25-28, 2011.
  • Nazarov, Z., Concurrent Session Speaker, "The Impact of Prevocational Services on Supported Employment Wages," NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Conference, (October 31, 2011).
  • Nazarov, Z., Poster Session Presenter. "Does the Duration of VR Services Associate with Higher Earnings of Consumers? Evidence from RSA-911, 2006-2009," NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Conference, Arlington, Virginia, (October 31, 2011).
  • Nazarov, Z., Concurrent Session Speaker. "Does the Duration of VR Services Associate with Higher Earnings of Consumers? Evidence from RSA-911, 2006-2009," APPAM Fall Conference, Washington, DC, (November 3-4, 2011).

2010

  • Dilts, D., Samavati, H., Adilov, N., & Chang, O. “Your Local Friendly College
    Bookstore: Evidence of Pillaging Indiana College Students?” Presented at the 2010 MBAA International Conference, Chicago, March 24-26, 2010.
  • Nazarov, Z., Guest Speaker Presentation, "The Effect of WC and UI Benefits on Work Transitions of Workers Injured at Work: Evidence from the SIPP 1986-2004," ILR School Cornell, EDI, ILR conference room. (October 1, 2010).
  • Kim, Myeong Hwan, Does the WTO Promote Trade? Further Evidence, Journal of International Trade and
    Economic Development, 19(3), 2010, 421-437.
  • Kim, Myeong Hwan, The Determinants of Personal Saving in the U.S., Journal of Applied Business Research, 26(5), 2010, 35-43.
  • Kim, Myeong Hwan, Does the Star Power Matter? (with Sang-Chul Jung), Applied Economics Letters, 17(11),
    2010, 1037-1041.