in The Review of Economic Studies
October 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Energy and Utilities; Publicly Provided Goods; Single Equation Models; Single Variables. 15430 words.
Does internet use trigger sex crime? We use unique Norwegian data on crime and internet adoption to shed light on this question. A public program with limited funding rolled out broadband...
in Oxford Economic Papers
July 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Environmental Economics; International Relations and International Political Economy; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Economic Development. 11447 words.
The recent literature proposes many variables as significant determinants of pollution. This paper gives an overview of this literature and asks which of these factors have an empirically...
in American Journal of Agricultural Economics
April 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Marketing; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Agricultural Economics. 7029 words.
Adopting a spline threshold estimation procedure, this article investigates the threshold effects on demand of generic fluid milk advertising. A quarterly fluid milk demand equation with...
in European Review of Agricultural Economics
February 2013; p ublished online May 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Production and Organizations; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10487 words.
This paper studies the effect of EU harmonisation of food regulations on time-varying, firm-heterogeneous mark-ups using data on Dutch food-processing firms during 1992–2005. EU product...
in Review of Finance
March 2015; p ublished online March 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Financial Regulation; Corporate Governance; Corporate Regulation; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Econometric Modelling; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling. 15742 words.
We propose the realized systemic risk beta as a measure of financial companies’ contribution to systemic risk, given network interdependence between firms’ tail risk exposures. Conditional...
in Industrial and Corporate Change
February 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Single Equation Models; Single Variables. 15707 words.
Using a panel of individual researchers at the KU Leuven, Belgium, we analyze the impact of a range of productivity drivers on research performance at the separate quantiles of the...
Inference for Extremal Conditional Quantile Models, with an Application to Market and Birthweight Risks
in The Review of Economic Studies
April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Corporate Governance. 11564 words.
Quantile regression (QR) is an increasingly important empirical tool in economics and other sciences for analysing the impact a set of regressors has on the conditional distribution of an...
in Journal of Competition Law & Economics
December 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Law and Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Antitrust Issues and Policies. 6201 words.
Difference-in-differences, or “D-in-D,” is perhaps the most broadly applied econometric technique in retrospective analyses of competition matters. We discuss a possible...
Is net stock issuance relevant to capital formation? Comparing heterodox models of firm-level capital expenditures across the advanced and largest developing economies
in Cambridge Journal of Economics
September 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Corporate Governance. 15367 words.
Smith, Ricardo, Marx and Keynes never claimed that stock markets were critical funding conduits for a firm’s capital expenditures. While Adam Smith had a rather poor opinion of the...
in The Review of Financial Studies
January 2012; p ublished online August 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Demand and Supply of Labour; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Single Equation Models; Single Variables. 17820 words.
We study the role of firm- and manager-specific heterogeneities in executive compensation. We decompose the variation in executive compensation and find that time-invariant firm and,...