Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Past Defenses

Arielle John - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Essays on Culture and Economic Activity

Major Professor: Peter J Boettke, PhD, Department of Economics

April 23, 2013

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Charity-Joy Acchiardo - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Power, Philanthropy, and Prestige: Three Essays on the Economics of Non-priced Environments

Major Professor: Christopher Coyne, PhD, Department of Economics

April 22, 2013

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David Hedengren - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Microeconomic Applications Using Administrative Records

Major Professor: Thomas Stratmann, PhD, Department of Economics

April 16, 2013

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Mark J. Bonica - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Adam Smith on Liberty and Reputation: Is Reputation Property? Are Defamation Laws Coercive?

Major Professor: Daniel B Klein, PhD, Department of Economics

February 06, 2013

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Kenneth M. Conrad - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Signals from the Equity and Options Markets for Stock Selection

Major Professor: Bryan D Caplan, PhD, Department of Economics

November 28, 2012

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Brian Hollar - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

An Economic Inquiry into How Religious Capital Influences Rates and Stability of Marriage

Major Professor: Daniel E Houser, PhD, Department of Economics

November 28, 2012

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Ronald J. Baty - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Uncertainty and Bias in Global Warming

Major Professor: Donald J Boudreaux, PhD, Department of Economics

November 28, 2012

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Shawn P. Miller - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Are Software Patents Different? Evidence from the Empirical Analysis of Litigation

Major Professor: Alex T Tabarrok, PhD, Department of Economics

November 08, 2012

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Nicholas Curott - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Essays on the History of Monetary Theory and Banking Practice: Adam Smith and the American Founders

Major Professor: Lawrence H White, PhD, Department of Economics

November 01, 2012

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Mark Li - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

The People's Republic of China, 1949-2012: A Political Economy Perspective

Major Professor: Charles K. Rowley, Department of Economics

October 01, 2012

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