The Duke Journal of Economics is published each year to showcase outstanding research in economics by Duke undergraduates. Additional pieces will appear after their authors revise them.
We congratulate the authors of the research presented in this issue.
Charles Becker & Ed Tower, Faculty Advisors to the Journal
Martin Bronfenbrenner and Japan’s Post-WWII Economic Recovery by Nitish Basandra and Shreyas Srinivas
Job Choices, Flexibility and Maternal Labor Force Participation by Samantha Cox
Volatility and Correlation Modeling for Sector Allocation in International Equity Markets by Melanie Fan and Kate Yuan
Relative Contribution of Common Jumps in Realized Correlation by Kyu Won Choi
The Effects of Digital Media on Advertising Markets by Bradford Lightcap and William Peek
Effects of Medicaid Coverage of Preventative and Diagnostic Care on Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations by Zachary Kazzaz
Optimal Ordering in Sequential English Auctions by Amaan Mitha
Effects of Wages of Government Officials on Corruption in Developing Countries by Vansh Muttreja
Integrating Medicare and Medicaid Healthcare Delivery and Reimbursement Policies for Dual Eligible Beneficiaries: A Cost-
Efficiency Analysis of Managed Care by Kan Zhang