Discussion Papers

The economics discussion Paper Series contains all recent contributions that are open for discussion while pending acceptance for publication as journal articles in economics, as well as all older papers that have either been accepted or rejected or that are withdrawn by the authors from publication as journal articles in economics. Readers are asked to take part in the discussion of a paper by uploading comments.

 ISSN 1867-8009

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Jing Hua Zhang, Kwo Ping Tam, and Nan Zhou
Do Smoking Bans Always Hurt the Gaming Industry? Differentiated Impacts on the Market Value of Casino Firms in Macao (China)
May 20, 2016 | downloads: 371 | JEL: L83, K32, Z33 | discussible | 8 comments
Régis Chenavaz
Dynamic Pricing with Reference Price Dependence
May 17, 2016 | downloads: 315 | JEL: C61, M21, D03 | 8 comments | journal article
Joachim Wagner
The Lumpiness of German Exports and Imports of Goods
May 11, 2016 | downloads: 361 | JEL: F14 | 4 comments | journal article
Gabriela Michalek, Georg Meran, Reimund Schwarze, and Özgür Yildiz
Nudging as a New “Soft” Policy Tool – An Assessment of the Definitional Scope of Nudges, Practical Implementation Possibilities and Their Effectiveness
April 28, 2016 | downloads: 439 | JEL: A12, D03, D04, D80, K20, Q58 | discussible | 6 comments
Stefano Cabras, Jan Fidrmuc, and Juan de Dios Tena
Minimum Wage and Employment: Escaping the Parametric Straitjacket
April 26, 2016 | downloads: 459 | JEL: C23, C11, C14, J3, J4 | discussible | 2 comments
Mehmet Balcilar, Rangan Gupta, and Mawuli Segnon
The Role of Economic Policy Uncertainty in Predicting U.S. Recessions: A Mixed-frequency Markov-switching Vector Autoregressive Approach
March 23, 2016 | downloads: 400 | JEL: E32, E37, C32 | discussible | 1 comment
Xindong Xue, Erxiao Mo, and W. Robert Reed
The Relationship between Social Capital and Health in China
March 17, 2016 | downloads: 504 | JEL: I1, I18, P25, O53 | 6 comments | journal article
Nazaria Solferino and Viviana Solferino
The Corporate Social Responsibility Is just a Twist in a Möbius Strip
March 16, 2016 | downloads: 311 | JEL: L13, D21, Z1 | 7 comments | journal article
Xiaobing Huang and Xiaolian Liu
Consumption and Social Integration: Empirical Evidence for Chinese Migrant Workers
March 15, 2016 | downloads: 418 | JEL: F22, J15, D73, K42 | discussible | 6 comments
Byeong-il Ahn and Jeong-bin Im
An Equilibrium Displacement Approach to Analyzing the Effects of Tariff Reduction on Farmers’ Profits: The Korea–Chile FTA’s Effects on Korean Grape Producers
February 29, 2016 | downloads: 373 | JEL: F13, F14, Q17 | discussible | 1 comment