David Mitchell, PhD
Department of Economics
St. Mary's College of California
(925) 631 4583
M.A. Economics with concentration in Finance. Clemson University
Ph.D. Economics. George Mason University
"Hunting the Whale: More Evidence on State Government Leviathans" With Campbell and Finney.Forthcoming. Southern Economic Journal. Accepted November 29, 2006.
"Property Rights, New Growth Theory and the Semi-Informed Voter." Journal of Private Enterprise. 22:1 (Fall 2006) pp. 147-167.
"CFO" and "CEO" in the Encyclopedia of Capitalism. (Syed B. Hussain ed.) Facts on File. 2004
Review of Making work pay: The earned income tax credit and its impact
on America's families
(Bruce Meyer and Douglas Holtz-Eakin, eds.), Monthly Labor Review. 127: 5 May 2004.
Revise And Resubmit
"A Classroom Experiment on Exchange Rate Determination with Purchasing Power Parity" with Rebelein, Schneider, Simpson, and Fisher. Accepted Economic Research Network Educator Working Paper. Revise and Resubmit Journal of Economic Education.
"Signaling Before Government Safety Nets: A Strategic Understanding of Frost ’s ‘Mending Wall’ "
"A Twist on Peacock and Wiseman: The U.S. Civil War Income Tax and Its Abolishment".
"The Environmental Precautionary Principle as Current Policy" with Kris Chase. Presented Western Economics Association International Conference Presentation.
"State Fiscal Crises: Are Rapid Spending Increases to Blame?" with Stansel. Presented at the Southern Economic Association Meeting November 20, 2006.
"Don ’t Fool Yourself: Markets and Environmental Markets"