Pharmaceutical regulation

“Product Approvability Recommendations from FDA Advisory Committees: Inconsistently Sought, Indirectly Obtained” (with Joseph Gulfo and Asmaa Gamie), Lewis Center for Healthcare Innovation at Fairleigh Dickinson University, April 2017.

“How Productive Is the FDA’s Devices Program?” (with Richard Williams and Ethan C. Roberts), Mercatus Center at George Mason University, April 2016.

“How Productive Is the FDA’s Human Drugs Program?” (with Richard Williams and Ethan C. Roberts), Mercatus Center at George Mason University, March 2016.

“The Proper Role of the FDA for the 21st Century” (with Joseph Gulfo and Ethan C. Roberts), Mercatus Center at George Mason University, February 2016. [Animated trailer.]

Searching for Justification of the Policy of Pre-Market Approval of Pharmaceuticals, Ph.D. dissertation, George Mason University, May 2015. [A notice from Tyler Cowen.]

“44 Economists Answer Questionnaire on the Pre-Market Approval of Drugs and Devices” (with Daniel B. Klein and Kevin D. Rollins), Econ Journal Watch 7(2) May 2010: 162–173.

“305 Economists Called to Answer Questionnaire on the Pre-Market Approval of Drugs and Devices” (with Daniel B. Klein), Econ Journal Watch 7(1) Jan. 2010: 99–106.

Political economy, sociology of economics, etc.

“Empirical Research on Large Minimum-Wage Increases: Does It Have a Future?”, May 2014. [My tweet.]

“America’s ‘Top Economists’ On the Spot: What Explains Their Low Opposition to a Minimum Wage Increase in 2013?”, April 2013. [Related discussions by Kevin W. Glass and Pierre Lemieux.]

Profiles of Paul Krugman and Amartya Sen in “Ideological Profiles of the Economics Laureates,” Econ Journal Watch 10(3) Sept. 2013: 400–410 and 604–616. [Daniel Klein’s project overview and podcast.]

“Israel Kirzner on Coordination and Discovery” (with Daniel B. Klein), Journal of Private Enterprise 25(2) Spring 2010: 1–53. [Slides from my presentation at the 2009 meetings of the Association of Private Enterprise Education. Symposium with response essays.] Revised and reprinted as “Owning Up To and Properly Locating Our Looseness: A Critique of Israel Kirzner on Coordination and Discovery” in Klein, Knowledge and Coordination: A Liberal Interpretation (2012, Oxford University Press), 261–304.

“Chartering Super-Special Banks: Firm Formation and the Federal Reserve Act”, November 2012.

“Governance As a Strategy in State-of-Nature Games,” Public Choice 141(3–4) Dec. 2009: 481–491. [Slides from my presentation at the 2007 meetings of the Southern Economic Association. Discussions by Michael Wiebe and Adam Gurri.]

“Protecting Cultural Monuments Against Terrorism: A Comment” (with Jeremy Horpedahl), Defence and Peace Economics 20(6) Dec. 2009: 509–512. [Slides from my presentation at the 2008 meetings of the Public Choice Society.]

“Conservative Magazines and the Presumption of Liberty” (with Daniel B. Klein), The Independent Review 14(2) Fall 2009: 289–299.