2006 Sessions for Joseph Calhoun

10:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Session 24B
Tools for Teaching Economics

Session Chairs:

Eric R. Dodge, Hanover College and Hanover College


"A Classroom Experiment in Cartel Behavior"
David Bowes, Southeastern Louisiana University (Contact Author)
Jahy Johnson, Southeastern Louisiana University

"Using a Personal Response System to Engage Students in the Classroom"
Joseph Calhoun, Florida State University (Contact Author)

"Using Video Clips From John Stossel to Teach Economics"
Joseph Calhoun, Florida State University
James D. Gwartney, Florida State University

"Economics: The Way We Live. An Experiential Approach to Thinking Like An Economist"
Susan K. Feigenbaum, University of Missouri - St. Louis (Contact Author)
Rik Hafer, Southern University and A&M College


Alan P. Grant, Eastern Illinois University
Linda S. Ghent, Eastern Illinois University
Chien-Ping Chen, University of Houston - Victoria

3:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Session 60D
The Economics of Higher Education

Session Chairs:

Wayne A. Grove, Le Moyne College


"Determinants of Business Alumni Executive Giving at a Comprehensive Public University"
Albert A. Okunade, University of Memphis
Phanindra V. Wunnava, David K. Smith Professor of Applied Economics, Middlebury College

"From Ph.D. Program Applicant to Tenured Professor: A Longitudinal Study of the Determinants of Success"
Wayne A. Grove, Le Moyne College (Contact Author)
Stephen Wu, Hamilton College

"Comparing Returns to Higher Education: 1990 Versus 2000"
Scott L. Tori, Valdosta State University
Cynthia Royal Tori, Valdosta State University

"Estimating External Returns to Education in the US: A Production Function Approach"
Michael P. Shields, Central Michigan University
Gail Shields, Central Michigan University

"University Admissions Policies and Economic Growth"
Robert R. Reed, University of Kentucky
Jen-Ruey Tsaur, University of Kentucky (Contact Author)


Scott Imberman, University of Maryland
Joseph Calhoun, Florida State University

8:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Session 233T
Welfare and Poverty

Session Chairs:

Timothy M. Diette, Washington and Lee University


"The Roles of Socio-Demographic and Policy Variables in Food Stamp Program Participation and Food Insecurity"
Margaret Andrews, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Steven T. Yen, University of Tennessee - Knoxville (Contact Author)

"The Effect of Disability Insurance on Spousal Labor Supply"
Susan Chen, Purdue University (Contact Author)

"TANF Program Reentry Among Recent Leavers: The Role of Neighborhood and Access to Employment"
Shiferaw Gurmu, Georgia State University
William J. Smith, University of West Georgia (Contact Author)

"Empowering Immigrant Women Against Domestic Violence in USA - With Special Reference to Indian Immigrant Women"
Jagdeep Kaur Gill, Sher-E-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology (Contact Author)
Vibhuti Mehra, Narika


Timothy M. Diette, Washington and Lee University
Joseph Calhoun, Florida State University