Volume 9 July 2000

Note from the Editor, STEVE SPURRY, Mary Washington College

PAPERS

JULIANNE TREME, Elon College
Union Wage Advantage: Myth or Reality?

DANIEL BURDICK, Princeton University
Labor Market Conditions and Wage Determination: The Job-Loss Augmented Wage Curve

CHRISTOPHER MOORE, Elon College
Unraveling The Size Effect

KATE BARKUS, KRISTEN CAHAYLA and CHRISTI ULRICH, Muhlenberg College
Do Break-Ups Cause Break-Ins?

PATRICK GALLAGHER, Elon College
Do Taxes Really Affect the Consumption of Cigarettes?

JENNIFER KLEIMON, Simmons College
Projected Annual Rate of Return for Common Stock Of Standard and Poor’s 100 Companies

HEATHER WINNOR, Elon College
The Truth on Spending: How the Federal and State Governments Measure Up