Welcome to Dick Startz' Homepage
A little about me
UW Internal Research Storage
Forward-Looking Stock Market
Bayesian Weak Identification
At the Economics Department's working
paper site, you'll find text abstracts and papers in Adobe pdf format. Here
are some of mine.
- "Litigant Resources and the Evolution of Legal Precedent" (with Albert Yoon).
- "Non-Exponential Discounting: A Direct Test," (with Kwok Ping Tsang).
- "The Changing Relation Between the Canadian and U.S. Yield Curves," (with Kathlyn Lucia, Stephanie Price, and Edwin Wong)
- "Least Squares, Two-Stage," International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd ed. , MacMillan, 2008.
- "Multicollinearity," International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd ed., MacMillan, 2008.
- "Are Consumers Forward-Looking?"
- "The Yield Curve through Time and Across Maturities," (with Kwok Ping Tsang).
- "Estimation of Markov Regime-Switching Regression Models with Endogenous Switching" (with Chang-Jin Kim and Jeremy Piger), Journal of Econometrics, Volume 143, Issue 2, April 2008.
- "Spurious Inference in the GARCH(1,1) Model When It
Is Weakly Identified" (with Jun Ma and Charles Nelson). The final version appeared in Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics,
Volume 11, Issue 1, 2007.
- "Binomial Autoregressive Moving Average Models with
an Application to U.S. Recessions," Journal of Business and Economic Statistics,
Volume 26, Number 1, January 2008.
- "The Phillips Curve: Forward-Looking Behavior and the Inflation Premium" (with
- "Measuring the NAIRU with Reduced Uncertainty: A Multiple Indicator-Common Component Approach" (with Arabinda Basistha), Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol 80, No. 4, November 2008.
- "Review of Econometric Theory and Methods." The final version appeared in
Econometric Theory, Vol. 21, 2005.
- "The Zero-Information-Limit Condition and Spurious Inference in Weakly Identified Models" (with Charles Nelson). The final version appeared in
Journal of Econometrics, Volume 138, Issue 1, pp. 47-62, May 2007.
- "A Markov Switching Model
of Congressional Partisan Regimes" (with Bryan Jones and Chang-Jin
- "Why Were Changes in the
Federal Funds Rate Smaller in the 1990s?" (with Arabinda Basistha). The final version appears the Journal of Applied Econometrics, May/June 2004.
- "The Dynamic Relationship Between Permanent and Transitory Components of U.S. Business Cycle" (with Chang-Jin Kim and Jeremy Piger), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking,
Volume 39, Issue 1, February 2007.
- "Partial Adjustment As Optimal Response in a Dynamic Brainard Model"
- "The Retirement-Consumption
Puzzle: A Marital Bargaining Approach" (with Shelly Lundberg and
Steven Stillman). The final version appears in the Journal of Public Economics,
- "Improved Inference in Weakly Identified Instrumental
Variables Regression" (with Charles Nelson and Eric Zivot), forthcoming in Frontiers of Analysis and Applied Research: Essays in Honor of Peter
C.B. Phillips, Cambridge University Press.
- "Information and Racial Exclusion"
(with Shelly Lundberg), forthcoming in the Journal of Population Economics.
- "Inequality and Race: Models
and Policy" (with Shelly Lundberg) is available online. The final version
appears in Meritocracy and Economic Inequality, Arrow, Bowles, and
Durlauf eds., Princeton University Press, 2000.
- Valid Confidence Intervals and
Inference in the Presence of Weak Instruments (with Charles Nelson and Eric Zivot) is available on-line. The final version is in the International
Economic Review, November 1998.
- "Growth States and Shocks"
is available online. The final version is in the Journal of Economic Growth,
Some less technical stuff
Seattle School Assignments
Op-Ed Article in the Seattle Times and A Map of Seattle by Race
Here is a picture that my friend
Myung Jig Kim took of me back in the old Savery.
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Fax -- 206-685-7477
address: Department of Economics
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-3330 USA