Journal of Economic Literature: Forthcoming Articles

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Below is a list of articles that have been accepted for publication in upcoming issues of JEL.

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Allgood, Sam; Walstad, William B. and Siegfried, John J.: Research on Teaching Economics to Undergrads [Preview]

Beaudry, Paul and Portier, Franck: News-Driven Business Cycles: Insights and Challenges [Preview]

Dell, Melissa; Jones, Benjamin F. and Olken, Benjamin A.: What Do We Learn from the Weather? The New Climate-Economy Literature [Preview]

Gaynor, Martin; Ho, Kate and Town, Robert J.: The Industrial Organization of Health Care Markets [Preview]

Koszegi, Botond: Behavioral Contract Theory [Preview]

Review Essays

Ehrenberg, Ronald G.: What's The Future of Public Higher Education? A Review Essay on Public No More: A New Path to Excellence for America's Public Universities [Preview]

Geweke, John: Review Essay on Public Policy in an Uncertain World by Charles F. Manski [Preview]

Graham, Carol: Review of William Easterly's The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor [Preview]

Book Reviews

Cities of Commerce: The Institutional Foundations of International Trade in the Low Countries, 1250-1650. By Oscar Gelderblom. Princeton Economic History of the Western World series. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2013. Pp. xii, 293. $35.00. ISBN 978-0-691-14288-3. Reviewed by Philipp Rossner. [Preview]

Made in the USA: The Rise and Retreat of American Manufacturing. By Vaclav Smil. Cambridge and London: MIT Press, 2013. Pp. xiii, 263. $27.95. ISBN 978-0-262-01938-5. Reviewed by Chad Syverson. [Preview]

Manufacturing Morals: The Values of Silence in Business School Education. By Michel Anteby. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 231. $25.00, cloth. ISBN 978-0-226-09247-8, cloth; 978-0-226-09250-8, e-book. Reviewed by Nicolas Cornell. [Preview]

New Perspectives on Emotions in Finance: The Sociology of Confidence, Fear and Betrayal. Edited By Jocelyn Pixley. Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking. London and New York: Taylor and Francis, Routledge, 2012. Pp. xv, 238. ISBN 978-0-415-53379-9. Reviewed by Brit Grosskopf. [Preview]

Shaping Jazz: Cities, Labels, and the Global Emergence of an Art Form. By Damon J. Phillips. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 217. $35.00. ISBN 978-0-691-15088-8. Reviewed by William Horrace. [Preview]

Size, Risk, and Governance in European Banking. By Jens Hagendorff, Kevin Keasey, and Francesco Vallascas. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xiii, 261. ISBN 978-0-19-969489-1. Reviewed by George Kaufman. [Preview]

The Behavior of Federal Judges: A Theoretical and Empirical Study of Rational Choice. By Lee Epstein, William M. Landes, and Richard A. Posner. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xv, 422. $49.95. ISBN 978-0-674-04989-5. Reviewed by Ian Ayres. [Preview]

The Economic Crisis in Retrospect: Explanations by Great Economists. Edited By G. Page West III and Robert M. Whaples. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass.: Elgar, 2013. Pp. vii, 193. $110.00. ISBN 978-1-78254-532-3. Reviewed by David Colander. [Preview]

The Run to the Pennant: A Multiple Equilibria Approach to Professional Sports Leagues. By Duane W. Rockerbie and Stephen T. Easton. Sports Economics, Management and Policy series. New York and Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. Pp. vi, 78. $129.00, cloth. ISBN 978-1-4614-7884-3, cloth; 978-1-4614-7885-0, ebook. Reviewed by John Solow. [Preview]