Photo Attribution The 54th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2017 Conference Program

Empirical State and Local Political Economy


Friday, March 3
4:20pm — 5:50pm

Iberville Room

Empirical State and Local Political Economy

Session Chair: Dean Stansel
Session Organizer: Dean Stansel


Does economic freedom contribute to urban success? Evidence from U.S. Metropolitan areas
Presenter: Adam Millsap
Discussant: Dean Stansel


City formation as a defense against Leviathan
Presenter: Frank Stephenson
Discussant: Adam Millsap


The Grecian Horse: Does Immigration Lead to the Deterioration of American Institutions?
Presenter: Alexandre Padilla
Co-Author(s): Nicolas Cachanosky
Discussant: Frank Stephenson


Examining the Relationship Between Immigration and State Institutions
Presenter: Dean Stansel
Co-Author(s): Tuszynski, Meg
Discussant: Alexandre Padilla