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

2017 Conference Program

Empirical State and Local Political Economy


Friday, March 2
2:40pm — 4:10pm

Empirical State and Local Political Economy

Session Chair: Dean Stansel
Session Organizer: Dean Stansel


Is it the economy, stupid? Economic policy, economic performance, and the incumbent advantage in state gubernatorial re-elections
Presenter: Jason Long
Co-Author(s): Bennett, Daniel
Discussant: Alexandre Padilla


The Legal System and Protection of Property Rights at the Subnational Level
Presenter: Ryan Murphy
Discussant: Dean Stansel


The “California Horse”: Do Domestic Migrants Impact State Institutions?
Presenter: Alexandre Padilla
Co-Author(s): Dean Stansel, Meg Tuszynski Patrick
Discussant: Ryan Murphy


Economic Freedom and Domestic Trade: A Gravity Model Estimation
Presenter: Dean Stansel
Co-Author(s): Tuszynski, Meg
Discussant: Daniel Bennett