Photo Attribution The 53rd Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2016 Conference Program


Participants and Session Assignments

Abrams, Burton Political Institutions (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Albrecht, Brian Political Thought (Discussant, Presenter)
Aldama Navarrete, Abraham Legal Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
Alexiadou, Despina Coalitions and Policymaking in Parliamentary Democracies (Discussant, Presenter)
Alfano, Vincenzo Public Policy Provision (Presenter)
Aligica, Paul Dragos Governance and Public Choice: Ostromian Themes and Interpretations (Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Anderson, Robert Warren Constitutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Arteaga, Fernando Historical Perspectives (Discussant, Presenter)
Artz, Georgeanne Fiscal Policy III (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Ashby, Nathan Federalism III (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Bailey, James Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Discussant, Presenter)
Barros, Fabiano Political Cycles (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Basuchoudhary, Atin Issues of Technology and Information (Discussant, Presenter)
Batabyal, Amit Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Batchelder, Ronald Political Economy Models (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
BAYAR, YILMAZ Structure, Scope and Growth of Government II (Discussant, Presenter)
Bennett, Daniel Macro Economic Freedom Studies (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Bennett, Paul Free Riding and the Provision of Public Goods (Discussant, Presenter)
Berdiev, Aziz Comparative Applications (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Berggren, Niclas Gender and Culture (Discussant, Presenter)
Bergh, Andreas Regulatory Cases and Economic Behavior (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
bertolini, daniele Legal Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
Bhai, Moiz Health Care (Discussant, Presenter)
Bicchieri, Cristina Social Norms and Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Bjørnskov, Christian Macro Economic Freedom Studies (Discussant, Presenter)
Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Presenter)
Trust (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Bose, Feler Health Care (Discussant, Presenter)
Boudreaux, Christopher Institutional Analysis (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Brams, Steven Voting and Elections III (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Brice, Brandon Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Brito, Dagobert Gender and Culture (Discussant, Presenter)
Brown, Richard The Causes and Consequences of Legal and Regulatory Complexity (Discussant, Presenter)
Rent seeking IV (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Burnett, Wesley Public Goods and Taxation (Discussant, Presenter)
Cabral, Rene Federalism in International Arenas (Discussant, Presenter)
Calcagno, Peter Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Organizer)
Public Finance and Public Policy (Chair, Organizer)
Carattini, Stefano Game Theory (Discussant, Presenter)
Carson, Trey Public Goods I (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Caton, James Economic Institutions (Chair, Discussant)
Caton, James Economic Institutions (Presenter)
Chen, Cuicui Collective Action (Discussant, Presenter)
Cheng, Tzu-Chang Forrest Voting and Elections III (Discussant, Presenter)
Clark, Michael Political Thought (Chair)
Clarke, George Rent Seeking III (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Coates, Dennis Taxing More Choice I (Discussant, Presenter)
Individual Level Issues (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Congleton, Roger Constitutions (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Cordasco, Carlo Social Interactions and Political Legitimacy (Discussant, Presenter)
Covre, Julyana Fiscal Policy IV (Discussant, Presenter)
Crain, Mark Gender and Culture (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Cui, Zhenyu Public Goods I (Discussant, Presenter)
D'Amico, Daniel Historical Perspectives (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Datta, Biplab Public Goods I (Discussant, Presenter)
Daunfeldt, Sven-Olov Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Discussant)
Daunfeldt, Sven-Olov Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Presenter)
DeAngelo, Gregory Public Goods III (Discussant, Presenter)
Dekker, Erwin Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Presenter)
Denzau, Arthur Bureaucracies (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Deyo, Darwyyn Legal Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
Dirmeyer, Jennifer Public Goods III (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Dnes, Antony The Law and Economics of Marriage (Presenter)
Dougherty, Keith Collective Action (Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Experimental Public Choice (Chair, Organizer)
Dove, John Empirical State and Local Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Droganova, Maria Structure, Scope and Growth of Government I (Discussant, Presenter)
Ealy, Lenore Governance and Public Choice: Ostromian Themes and Interpretations (Chair)
Edwards, Eric Market Failures (Presenter)
Ek, Andreas Trust (Discussant, Presenter)
Endrich, Marek Risk and Policymaking (Discussant, Presenter)
eryüzlü, hakan Comparative Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
Escaleras, Monica Federalism I (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Fabella, Vigile Marie Social Policy Provision (Discussant, Presenter)
Faria, Anna Comparative Political Economy (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Fatehin, Sohani Fiscal Policy III (Presenter)
Fischel, William Growth, Development and Land Use (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Fletcher, Deborah Campaigns (Chair, Discussant)
Fortunato, David Coalitions and Policymaking in Parliamentary Democracies (Discussant, Presenter)
Funcke, Alexander Social Norms and Behavior (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Furukawa, Junko Free Riding and the Provision of Public Goods (Discussant, Presenter)
Galli, Emma Local Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Ge, Zhilong Federalism I (Discussant, Presenter)
Gerling, Lena Conflict (Discussant, Presenter)
Ghosh, Sriparna Regulation and Entrepreneurship II (Discussant, Presenter)
Gochenour, Zachary Historical Perspectives (Discussant)
Gochenour, Zachary Historical Perspectives (Presenter)
Gohmann, Stephan Political Representation (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Golob, John Fiscal Policy IV (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
GONZALEZ RODRIGUEZ, CAROLINA Social Policy Provision (Discussant, Presenter)
Gordon, Steven Rent Seeking II (Discussant, Presenter)
Goya-Tocchetto, Daniela Political Theory (Discussant, Presenter)
Grant, Darren Political Cycles (Discussant, Presenter)
Green, Daniel Economic Freedom and Size of Government (Chair, Discussant)
Gujral, Kritee Bureaucracies (Discussant, Presenter)
Gurpinar, Erkan Individual Level Issues (Discussant, Presenter)
Hadwiger, Felix Market Failures (Discussant, Presenter)
Hall, Daniel Public Goods and Taxation (Discussant, Presenter)
Hall, Joshua The Law and Economics of Marriage (Organizer)
Regulation and Entrepreneurship II (Chair, Discussant, Organizer)
The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Discussant)
Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Organizer)
Hammer, Eric The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Presenter)
Hammond, Samuel Federalism III (Discussant, Presenter)
Hebert, David Polycentricity and Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Hefner, Frank Taxing More Choice II (Discussant, Presenter)
Helfer, Helena The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Presenter)
Henning, Christian Campaigns (Discussant, Presenter)
Heritage, Andrew Constitutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Herzberg, Roberta Plenary Session 1: Vernon L. Smith, Chapman University and Society Past President, "On Proving Your Beliefs to be False". Sponsored by Florida Atlantic University College of Business and Public Choice Society (Chair)
Plenary Session 2: Robert D. Cooter, University of California Berkeley, "Why Economic Analysis Has So Little Influence on Constitutional Interpretation by Courts, And What to Do About It" Sponsored by the William E. Simon Chair at Lafayette College (Chair)
The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Chair)
Plenary Session 3: David M. Levy and Sandra J. Peart, "'Almost Wholly Negative': The Ford Foundation's Appraisal of the Virginia School" Sponsored by the Center for Study of Public Choice (Chair)
Hiraga, Kazuki Fiscal Policy and Economic Viability (Discussant, Presenter)
Hoang, Edward Public Goods and Taxation (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Hobbs, Bradley Social Policy Provision (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Hoffer, Adam Taxing More Choice I (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Taxing More Choice II (Organizer)
Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Discussant)
Hoffmann, Magnus Rent Seeking I (Presenter)
Holcombe, Randall Rent Seeking II (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Hughes, David Political Representation (Discussant, Presenter)
Igersheim, Herrade Political Representation (Presenter)
Ihori, Toshihiro Social Norms and Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Ineci, Sevgi Risk and Policymaking (Discussant, Presenter)
Isaac, Mark Experimental Public Choice (Discussant, Presenter)
Isaacs, Justin Regulation and Entrepreneurship II (Presenter)
Jackson, Jeremy Empirical State and Local Political Economy (Discussant)
Jäger, Kai Monetary Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Individual Level Issues (Discussant, Presenter)
Jankowski, Richard Voting and Elections V (Discussant, Presenter)
Jennings, Colin Political Theory (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Jeworrek, Sabrina Political Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Jones, Stephen The Causes and Consequences of Legal and Regulatory Complexity (Discussant, Presenter)
Jong-A-Pin, Richard Experimental Public Choice (Discussant, Presenter)
Jordahl, Henrik Free Riding and the Provision of Public Goods (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Jorgensen, Becca Campaigns (Presenter)
Kalaj, Jozefina Conflict (Discussant, Presenter)
Kamienski, Al Economic Freedom and Size of Government (Discussant, Presenter)
Kaminski, Marek Collective Action (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Karlson, Nils Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Incentives (Discussant, Presenter)
Kartzmark, Stephanie Financial Regulation (Presenter)
Kauder, Bjoern Federalism III (Discussant, Presenter)
Kilgour, D. Marc Voting and Elections III (Discussant, Presenter)
Kim, Seungjun Political Economy Models (Discussant, Presenter)
King, Scott The Causes and Consequences of Legal and Regulatory Complexity (Discussant, Presenter)
Kitahara, Minoru Voting and Elections III (Discussant, Presenter)
Kitchens, Carl Institutional Analysis (Discussant, Presenter)
Knight, Thomas Campaigns (Discussant, Presenter)
Knoll, Bodo Explaining Election Cycles (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Koenig, Thomas Coalitions and Policymaking in Parliamentary Democracies (Discussant, Presenter)
Kogelmann, Brian Political Theory (Discussant, Presenter)
Kombat, Alex Moyem Market Failures (Discussant, Presenter)
Koumpias, Antonios M. Fiscal Policy III (Discussant, Presenter)
Krause, Manuela Explaining Election Cycles (Discussant, Presenter)
Kuchař, Pavel The Law and Economics of Marriage (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Chair, Organizer, Presenter)
Kumar, Nakul Risk and Policymaking (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Laméris, Maite Political Thought (Discussant, Presenter)
Lee, Dwight Taxing More Choice I (Discussant, Presenter)
Lemke, Jayme Governance and Public Choice: Ostromian Themes and Interpretations (Discussant, Presenter)
Li, Ishuan Incentives (Discussant, Presenter)
lipari, francesca Social Interactions and Political Legitimacy (Discussant, Presenter)
Liu, Yiming Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Lofthouse, Jordan Institutional Analysis (Discussant, Presenter)
Lofton, Michelle Public Policy Provision (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Lopez, Edward Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Discussant)
LUO, WEIJIE Comparative Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
MacDonald, Trent Conflict (Discussant)
Maldonado, Beatriz Local Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Mandon, Pierre The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Presenter)
March, Raymond Political Institutions II (Discussant, Presenter)
Marino, Alba Social Interactions and Political Legitimacy (Discussant, Presenter)
Markwardt, Gunther Local Institutions (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Marlow, Michael Taxing More Choice II (Discussant, Presenter)
McCannon, Bryan Handbook of Social Choice and Voting: Related Papers (Discussant, Presenter)
Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Chair, Discussant)
McLaughlin, Patrick The Causes and Consequences of Legal and Regulatory Complexity (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Discussant, Presenter)
Mead, Hannah Growth, Development and Land Use (Discussant, Presenter)
Menezes, Aline Issues of Technology and Information (Discussant, Presenter)
Metelska-Szaniawska, Katarzyna Economic Freedom and Size of Government (Discussant, Presenter)
Michel, Stephan Constitutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Miller, Nicholas Handbook of Social Choice and Voting: Related Papers (Chair, Organizer)
Miller, Peter Social Interactions and Political Legitimacy (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Millsap, Adam Empirical State and Local Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Federalism III (Discussant, Presenter)
Mirkina, Irina Political Institutions II (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Montag, Josef Public Goods III (Discussant, Presenter)
Montesinos-Yufa, Hugo Moises Macro Economic Freedom Studies (Discussant, Presenter)
Trust (Presenter)
Moore, Adrian Public Finance and Public Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Morales, Daniel Political Economy Models (Discussant, Presenter)
Moretti, Luigi Federalism in International Arenas (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Mornah, Dekuwmini (Dee) Economic Freedom and Size of Government (Presenter)
Moser, Scott Handbook of Social Choice and Voting: Related Papers (Discussant, Presenter)
Mulholland, Sean Regulatory Cases and Economic Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Munger, Michael The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Discussant)
Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Discussant, Presenter)
Murphy, Ryan Empirical State and Local Political Economy (Presenter)
Nagamine, Junichi Public Policy Provision (Discussant, Presenter)
Nasir, Muhammad Risk and Policymaking (Discussant, Presenter)
Navabi, Ash Economic Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Nelson, Arthur Economic Freedom and Size of Government (Discussant, Presenter)
Nelson, Kelly Rent Seeking I (Discussant, Presenter)
Neri, Massimiliano Financial Regulation (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
Nesbit, Todd Taxing More Choice II (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Public Finance and Public Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Neymotin, Florence Economic Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Nilsson, Therese Gender and Culture (Discussant, Presenter)
Nitsch, Volker Structure, Scope and Growth of Government I (Discussant, Presenter)
Norgaard, Julia Issues of Technology and Information (Discussant, Presenter)
Market Failures (Discussant, Presenter)
Nur-tegin, Kanybek Rent Seeking III (Discussant, Presenter)
O'Reilly, Patrick Regulatory Cases and Economic Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Obolevich, Viktoria Health Care (Discussant, Presenter)
ODABAS, HAKKI Fiscal Policy and Economic Viability (Discussant, Presenter)
Ogden, Benjamin Voting and Elections V (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Okazaki, Tetsuro Explaining Election Cycles (Discussant, Presenter)
Palagashvili, Liya Issues of Technology and Information (Chair, Discussant)
Palagashvili, Liya Issues of Technology and Information (Presenter)
Patrick Tuszynski, Meg Polycentricity and Political Economy (Discussant)
Pecorino, Paul Game Theory (Discussant, Presenter)
Peroncini, Roberto Structure, Scope and Growth of Government II (Discussant, Presenter)
PHAM, Thi Kim Cuong Incentives (Discussant, Presenter)
Structure, Scope and Growth of Government II (Discussant, Presenter)
Piano, Ennio Comparative Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Plott, Charles Experimental Public Choice (Discussant, Presenter)
Pokharel, Shree Regulation and Entrepreneurship II (Discussant, Presenter)
Portillo, Javier Market Failures (Chair)
Potts, Jason Conflict (Presenter)
Social Policy Provision (Discussant, Presenter)
Prasad, Mahendra Voting and Elections V (Discussant, Presenter)
Rajagopalan, Shruti Institutional Analysis (Discussant, Presenter)
Reischmann, Markus Fiscal Policy and Economic Viability (Discussant, Presenter)
Rentschler, Lucas Rent Seeking I (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Richter, Brian Rent Seeking II (Discussant, Presenter)
Riem, Marina Political Economy Models (Discussant, Presenter)
Roberts, Gavin Free Riding and the Provision of Public Goods (Discussant, Presenter)
Rodet, Cort Economic Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Macro Economic Freedom Studies (Discussant, Presenter)
Salsman, Richard Fiscal Policy and Economic Viability (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Salter, Alexander Financial Regulation (Discussant)
Salter, Alexander Financial Regulation (Presenter)
Sarel, Roee Legal Applications (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Saving, Jason Political Economy (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Schinke, Christoph Fiscal Policy IV (Discussant, Presenter)
Schneider, Friedrich Voting and Elections V (Discussant, Presenter)
Schnellenbach, Jan Structure, Scope and Growth of Government I (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Schötz, Lukas Political Institutions II (Discussant, Presenter)
Schwuchow, Soeren Comparative Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Sened, Itai Handbook of Social Choice and Voting: Related Papers (Discussant, Presenter)
Sharma, Ghanshyam Comparative Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
Sheehan, Kathleen Rent Seeking III (Discussant, Presenter)
Shimul , Shafiun Rent seeking IV (Discussant, Presenter)
Siklos, Pierre Monetary Policy (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Simpson, Steve Rent seeking IV (Discussant, Presenter)
Singh, Nisha Public Finance and Public Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Skali, Ahmed Conflict (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Slutsky, Steven Game Theory (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Snow, Nathanael Political Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Sontuoso, Alessandro Social Norms and Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Sorens, Jason Governance and Public Choice: Ostromian Themes and Interpretations (Discussant, Presenter)
Stansel, Dean Empirical State and Local Political Economy (Chair, Organizer)
Stephenson, Frank Taxing More Choice II (Discussant, Presenter)
Stevens, Landon Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Presenter)
Stratmann, Thomas Political Cycles (Discussant, Presenter)
Suarez, Paola The Law and Economics of Marriage (Discussant, Presenter)
Sun, Yukun Federalism I (Discussant, Presenter)
Susa, Taiki Federalism I (Discussant, Presenter)
Sutherland, Sara Regulation, Subsidies and Entrepreneurship (Discussant)
Swistak, Piotr Political Theory (Discussant, Presenter)
Tackett, Maria Public Goods I (Discussant, Presenter)
Tangian, Andranik Campaigns (Discussant, Presenter)
Tarabar, Danko Federalism in International Arenas (Discussant, Presenter)
Tarko, Vlad Governance and Public Choice: Ostromian Themes and Interpretations (Discussant, Presenter)
Structure, Scope and Growth of Government II (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Thomas, David Chandler Health Care (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Tideman, Nicolaus Handbook of Social Choice and Voting: Related Papers (Discussant, Presenter)
Toukan, Amjad Rent Seeking III (Discussant, Presenter)
Uhlaner, Carole Collective Action (Discussant, Presenter)
Vachris, Michelle Regulation and Entrepreneurship II (Discussant, Presenter)
Vanberg, Georg Coalitions and Policymaking in Parliamentary Democracies (Chair, Discussant, Organizer, Presenter)
The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Prize: Finalists' Presentations (Discussant)
Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Discussant)
Vaubel, Roland Historical Perspectives (Discussant, Presenter)
VEDRINE, Lionel Federalism in International Arenas (Discussant, Presenter)
Vercoe, Moana Individual Level Issues (Discussant, Presenter)
Villarreal-Diaz, Mario Incentives (Chair, Discussant, Presenter)
Vorobyev, Dmitriy Local Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Wada, Junichiro Explaining Election Cycles (Discussant, Presenter)
Wagner, Richard Taxing More Choice I (Discussant, Presenter)
Polycentricity and Political Economy (Chair, Organizer, Presenter)
Public Finance and Public Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Politics and Knowledge (Political Processes in the Context of the Assembly of Knowledge) (Discussant, Presenter)
Walters, Andrea Rent Seeking II (Discussant, Presenter)
wang, xiaobing Public Goods and Taxation (Discussant, Presenter)
Washington, Emily Growth, Development and Land Use (Discussant, Presenter)
Watanabe, Toshihiro Bureaucracies (Presenter)
Watney, Caleb Regulatory Cases and Economic Behavior (Discussant, Presenter)
Welander, Anna Fiscal Policy III (Discussant, Presenter)
Wille, David Regulation and Entrepreneurship III (Presenter)
Wilson, Bonnie Monetary Policy (Discussant, Presenter)
Wong, Ho-Po Crystal The Law and Economics of Marriage (Discussant, Presenter)
Woon, Jonathan Experimental Public Choice (Discussant, Presenter)
WU, JIABIN Political Institutions (Discussant, Presenter)
Yang, Zhe Rent Seeking I (Discussant, Presenter)
yilanci, veli Comparative Applications (Discussant, Presenter)
YOKOYAMA, Akira Polycentricity and Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Yoon, Yong Polycentricity and Political Economy (Discussant, Presenter)
Young, Andrew Structure, Scope and Growth of Government I (Discussant, Presenter)
Zelmanovitz, Leonidas Financial Regulation (Discussant, Presenter)
Zhao, Bo Fiscal Policy IV (Discussant, Presenter)
Zubek, Nana Growth, Development and Land Use (Discussant, Presenter)