Jeffrey S. Zax
University of Colorado at Boulder

Department of Economics
256 UCB Boulder, CO 80309-0256

Telephone: 303-492-8268
FAX: 303-492-8960

Working Papers:

Alphabetism: The effects of surname initial and the risk of being otherwise undistinguished

Sixty years of Goodman's identity: Its unrecognized implications for regression-based inference

Recent publications:

Zax, Jeffrey S. and Yin He (2016) “The Law of One Price in Chinese factor markets”, The Singapore Economic Review.

Zax, Jeffrey S. (2013) “Single regression estimates of voting choices when turnout is unknown”, Statistics, Politics, and Policy, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1-20.

Lynch, Devon and Jeffrey S. Zax (2011) “Incidence and substitution in Enterprise Zone Programs: The case of Colorado”, Public Finance Review, Vol. 39, No. 2, March, 226-255.

Zax, Jeffrey S. (2005) “The statistical properties and empirical performance of double regression”, Political Analysis, Vol. 13, No. 1, January, 57-76.

Mocan, H. Naci, Erdal Tekin and Jeffrey S. Zax (2004) “Demand for medical care in urban China”, World Development, Vol. 32, No. 2, February, 289-304.

Li, Haizheng and Jeffrey S. Zax (2003) “Labor supply in urban China”, Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 31, No. 4, December, 795-817.

Rees, Daniel I., Jeffrey S. Zax and Joshua Herries (2003) “Interdependence in worker productivity”, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 18, No. 5, September/October, 585-604.

Zax, Jeffrey S. (2003) “Residential location theory and the measurement of segregation”, Annales d’Economie et de Statistique, Special issue on Discrimination and Unequal Outcomes, Nos. 71/72, July/December, 189-219.

Zax, Jeffrey S. and Daniel I. Rees (2002) “IQ, academic performance, environment and earnings”, The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 84, No. 4, November, 600-616.

Zax, Jeffrey S. (2002) “Comment on ‘Estimating the extent of racially polarized voting in multicandidate contests’ by Bernard Grofman and Michael Migalski”, Sociological Methods & Research, Vol. 31, No. 1, August, 73-84.

Lynch, Jim and Jeffrey S. Zax (2000) “The rewards to running: Prize structure and performance in professional road racing”, Journal of Sports Economics, Vol. 1, No. 4, November, 323-340.


Recent Consultancies:

The Office of the Attorney General of the State of Colorado

The Office of the Attorney General of the State of Arkansas

The Office of the Attorney General of the State of Arizona

The World Bank

The Colorado Department of Transportation

The Office of the Attorney General of the State of South Dakota