Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2003
Department of Agricultural Economics
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-2124
Tel: (979) 458-1355; Fax: (979) 862-1563
"On the Use of Cheap Talk in New Product Valuation," (with R. Brummett and R. Nayga), Economics Bulletin, 2:1-9, 2007.
"The Effect of Food Away from Home and Food at Home Expenditures on Obesity Rates: A State Level Analysis", (with Y. Cai, P. Alviola and R.M. Nayga), Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 40(2): 507-521, 2008.
"Should Students be Used as Subjects in Experimental Auctions?" (with R. Nayga, D. Depositario and T. Laude), Economics Letters, 102(2): 122-124, 2009.
"Effects of information on consumers' willingness to pay for golden rice," (with D. Depositario, R. Nayga, and T. Laude), Asian Economic Journal, 23(4):457-476, 2009.
"Comparing Open-ended Choice Experiment and Experimental Auctions: An Application to Golden Rice," (with J. Corrigan, R. Nayga, D. Depositario, and T. Laude), American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 91(3): 837-853, 2009.
"Exponential Series Estimation of Empirical Copulas with Application to Financial Returns," (with C. Chui), Advances in Econometrics, Vol.25: Nonparametric Methods, 2009.
"The Joint Evolution of the Conditional Joint Distribution of Life Expectancy and Per Capita Income Growth," (with T. Stengos and B. Thompson), Advances in Econometrics, Vol.25: Nonparametric Methods, 2009.
"Obesity and Moral Hazard in Demands for Visits to Physicians," (with G. Gustavsen and R. Nayga), Contemporary Economic Policy, 29: 620-633, 2011.
"Climate Change and Vector-borne Diseases: An Economic Impact Analysis of Malaria in Africa," (with Egbendewe-Mondzozo A., Musumba M., and McCarl B.A.), International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 8(3): 913-930, 2011.
"Detecting Statistical Abnormality by Combining Benford’s Law and Panel Data Models," (with Y. Liu and W. Zeng) , Statistical Research (in Chinese), 2012.