Volume 8 July 1999

Note from the Editor, SAMUEL K. ALLEN, Elon College

PAPERS

ANGELA LENGYEL, Mary Washington College
Demand for Organic Agriculture: A Study of the Frozen Pea Market

JEFF SIMMS, Appalachian State University
The Political Economy of The Tobacco Industry

WESLEY L. BUTLER, Southwest Missouri State University
An Analysis of the Price Rebound Effect on Publicly Traded Stocks that have
Precipitously Dropped in Price

TRACEY ROCHELLE, Elon College
Social Security and Savings

KRIS MCKINLEY, Elon College
Stock Market Efficiency and Insider Trading

EMMA JAHRESKOG, Babson College
Does Size Matter? The Effects of Bank Mergers on Small Firm Financing Across the US

STEVE SPURRY, Mary Washington College
Demographic Influence on the US Demand for Beer

CAROL JO DURR, Southwest Missouri State University
Factors Affecting Student Performance in Principles of Macroeconomics Course