Wallis Institute of Political Economy Working Papers


This list describes the recently initiated series of working papers of the W. Allen Wallis Institute.
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WP#66 "Pareto efficiency in the dynamic one-dimensional bargaining model,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, August 2014
WP#65 "Computation of equilibrium values in the Baron and Ferejohn bargaining model,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, August 2014
WP#64 "A Folk Theorem for Repeated Elections with Adverse Selection,"
Duggan, John, May 2013.
WP#63 "Uncovered Sets,"
Duggan, John, May 2011.
WP#62 "Coalitional Bargaining Equilibria,"
Duggan, John, May 2011.
WP#61 "Radical Moderation: Recapturing Power in Two-party Parliamentary Systems,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos and Spirling, Arthur, November 2009.
WP#60 "A Newton Collocation Method for Solving Dynamic Bargaining Games,"
Duggan, John and Kalandrakis, Tasos, August 2009.
WP#59 "Information and Voting: the Wisdom of the Experts versus the Wisdom of the Masses,"
McMurray, Joseph, July 2008.
WP#58 "A Vindication of Responsible Parties,"
Bernhardt, Dan, John Duggan, and Francesco Squintani, July 2008.
WP#57 "A Reputational Theory of Two Party Competition,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, July 2008.
Revised Version of WP#41. Original Version
WP#56 "Dynamics of the Presidential Veto: A Computational Analysis,"
Duggan, John, Kalandrakis, Tasos, and Manjunath, Vikram, April 2008.
WP#55 "Strategy-Proofness and Single-Crossing,"
Saporiti, Alejandro, March 2008.
Revised Version of WP#48. Original Version.
WP#54 "The Role of Media Slant in Elections and Economics,"
Duggan, John and Martinelli, C├ęsar , March 2008.
WP#53 "A Dynamic Model of Democratic Elections in Multidimensional Policy Spaces,"
Banks Jeffrey S., and Duggan, John , March 2008.
Revised Version of WP#24. No link for the original.
WP#52 "Voting Equilibria in Multi-candidate Elections,"
Duggan, John and Sekiya, Yoji , February 2008.
WP#51 "Rationalizable Voting,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, January 2008.
Revised Version of WP#42. Original Version.
WP#50 "On the existence and uniqueness of Nash equilibrium in electoral competition games: The hybrid case,"
Saporiti, Alejandro , November 2007.
WP#49 "Bargaining Foundations of the Median Voter Theorem,"
Cho, Seok-ju and Duggan, John, November 2007.
WP#48 "Strategy-Proofness and Single-Crossing,"
Saporiti, Alejandro, October 2007.
WP#47 "A Theory of Minority and Majority Governments,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, September 2007.
Revised Version of WP#39. Original Version.
WP#46 "Majority Rule Dynamics with Endogenous Status Quo,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, May 2007.
WP#45 "Dynamic Legislative Policy Making,"
Duggan, John and Kalandrakis, Tasos, May 2007.
WP#44 "Robust Rational Turnout,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, December 2006.
Revised Version of WP#43. Original Version.
WP#43 "Robust Rational Turnout,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, December 2006.
Revised Version.
WP#42 "Roll Call Data and Ideal Points,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, August 2006.
WP#41 "A Reputational Theory of Two Party Competition,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, August 2006.
WP#40 "On Participation Games with Complete Information,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, October 2005.
WP#39 "Genericity of Minority Governments : The Role of Policy and Office,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, September 2004.
WP#38 "Proposal Rights and Political Power,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, June 2004.
WP#37 "Regularity of Pure Strategy Equilibrium Points in a Class of Bargaining Games,"
Kalandrakis, Tasos, April 2004.
WP#36 "Dynamic Enfranchisement,"
Jack, William, and Roger Lagunoff, June 2003.
WP#35 "Inequality, Environmental Protection and Growth,"
Marsiliani, Laura, and Thomas Renström, November 2002.
WP#34 "Credible Communication in Dynastic Government,"
Lagunoff, Roger, October 2002.
WP#33 "On the Size and Structure of Group Cooperation,"
Haag, Matthew, and Roger Lagunoff, October 2002.
WP#32 "A Positive Model of Overlapping Income Taxation in a Federation of States,"
Klor, Esteban F., October 2002.
WP#31 "Environmental Policy and Capital Movement: The Role of Government Commitment,"
Marsiliani, Laura, and Thomas Renström, October 2002.
WP#30 "On Income Inequality and Green Preferences,"
Marsiliani, Laura, and Thomas Renström, October 2002.
WP#29 "Non-Fully Strategic Information Transmission,"
Ottaviani, Marco, and Francesco Squintani, October 2002.
WP#28 "When to Tax Labor?,"
Renström, Thomas, and Parantap Basu, June 2002.
WP#27 "Endogeneous Firm Objectives,"
Renström, Thomas, and Erkan Yalcin, April 2002.
WP#26 "Social Choice in the General Spatial Model of Politics,"
Banks, Jeffery S., John Duggan, and Michel Le Breton, January 2002.
WP#25 "Nash Implementation with a Private Good,"
Duggan, John, January 2002.
WP#24 "A Multidimensional Model of Repeated Elections,"
Banks, Jeffrey S., and John Duggan, November 2001.
WP#23 "Uniqueness of Stationary Equilibria in a One-Dimensional Model of Bargaining,"
Cho, Seok-ju, and John Duggan, November 2001.
WP#22 "Profit Sharing (with workers)Facilitates Collusion (among firms),"
Bernhardt, Dan, and Christopher Chambers, June 2001.
WP#21 "Non-cooperative Games Among Groups,"
Duggan, John, May 2001.
WP#20 "Existence of Nash Equilibria on Convex Sets,"
Banks, Jeffrey, and John Duggan, May 2001.
WP#19 "Electoral Competition with Policy-Motivated Candidates,"
Duggan, John, and Mark Fey, February 2001.
WP#18 "A Bayesian Model of Voting in Juries,"
Duggan, John, and Cesar Martinelli, November 1998.
WP#17 "Establishing Cooperation Without Pre-Play Communication,"
Calvert, Randall L., July 1998.
WP#16 "Legislative Coalitions in a Bargaining Model with Externalities,"
Calvert, Randall L., and Nathan Dietz, July 1998.
WP#15 "Interpretation and Coordination in Constitutional Politics,"
Calvert, Randall L., and James Johnson, July 1998.
WP#14 "Bounds for Mixed Strategy Equilibria,"
Banks, Jeffrey S., John Duggan, and Michel Le Breton, March 1998.
WP#13 "Politics, Altruism, and the Definition of Poverty,"
Bird, Edward J., February 1998.
WP#12 "Does the Welfare State Induce Risk Taking?,"
Bird, Edward J., February 1998.
WP#11 "Welfare Policy and Endogenous Selective Norms,"
Bird, Edward J., January 1998.
WP#10 "The Evidence on Class Size,"
Hanushek, Eric A., September 1997.
WP#9 "Repeated Elections with Asymmetric Information,"
Duggan, John, April 1997.
WP#8 "The Productivity Collapse in Schools,"
Hanushek, Eric A., December 1996.
WP#7 "Social Norms, Cultural Competition, and Welfare Reform: Scant Hope for the Collapsing Family,"
Bird, Edward J., March 1996.
WP#6 "The Income of Socialist Elites During the Transition to Capitalism : Credible Evidence from Longitudinal East German Data,"
Bird, Edward J., Joachim R. Frick, and Gert G. Wagner, September 1995.
WP#5 "Does Welfare Ruin the Poor?,"
Bird, Edward J., June 1995.
WP#4 "Explaining Social Order: Internalization, External Enforcement, or Equilibrium?,"
Calvert, Randall, March 1995.
WP#3 "Interpreting Recent Research on Schooling in Developing Countries,"
Hanushek, Eric A., January 1995.
WP#2 "Rationalizing School Spending: Efficiency, Externalities, and Equity, and their Connection to Rising Costs,"
Hanushek, Eric A., January 1995.
WP#1 "What Constitutions Promote Capital Accumulation? A Political-Economy Approach,"
Krusell, Per, and José-Victor Ríos-Rull, December 1994.




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