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Cletus C. Coughlin

Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

Education

Ph.D. International Economics
University of North Carolina
1981

B.B.A. Economics & Accounting
University of Iowa
1974

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-8585
Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Karen Mracek
mediainquiries@stls.frb.org
Phone: (314) 444-3911




Forthcoming Publications

"Time-Geographically Weighted Regressions and Residential Property Value Assessment"
with Jeffrey P. Cohen and Jeffrey Zabel
Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics

"Traffic Noise in Georgia: Sound Levels and Inequality"
with Jeffrey P. Cohen and Jonas Crews
Journal of Housing Economics


Journal Publications

"Local Polynomial Regressions versus OLS for Generating Location Value Estimates: Which is More Efficient in Out-of-Sample Forecasts?"
with John M. Clapp and Jeffrey P. Cohen
Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, April 2017, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 365-385
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11146-016-9570-3

"Is the International Border Effect Larger than the Domestic Border Effect? Evidence from U.S. Trade"
with Dennis Novy
CESifo Economic Studies, June 2013, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 249-276
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1093/cesifo/ifs002

"Ethnic Networks and Trade: Intensive vs. Extensive Margins"
with Howard J. Wall
Economics Letters, October 2011, Vol. 113, No. 1, pp. 73-75
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2011.05.023

"Response to 'Spatial Multipliers in Hedonic Analysis: A Comment on Spatial Hedonic Models of Airport Noise, Proximity, and Housing Prices’"
with Jeffrey P. Cohen
Journal of Regional Science, December 2010, Vol. 50, No. 5, pp. 995-998
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9787.2010.00680.x

"Income and Lottery Sales: Transfers Trump Income from Work and Wealth"
with Thomas A. Garrett
Public Finance Review, July 2009, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 447-469
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1177/1091142109331637

"Changing Noise Levels and Housing Prices near the Atlanta Airport"
with Jeffrey P. Cohen
Growth and Change, June 2009, Vol. 2, No. 40, pp. 287-313
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-2257.2009.00476.x

"Inter-temporal Differences in the Income Elasticity of Demand for Lottery Tickets"
with Thomas A. Garrett
National Tax Journal, March 2009, Vol. 62, No. 1, pp. 77-99
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.17310/ntj.2009.1.04

"Spatial Hedonic Models of Airport Noise, Proximity, and Housing Prices"
with Jeffrey P. Cohen
Journal of Regional Science, December 2008, Vol. 48, No. 5, pp. 859-878
Working Paper

"Ethnic Networks and U.S. Exports"
with Subhayu Bandyopadhyay and Howard J. Wall
Review of International Economics, February 2008, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 199-213
Working Paper
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9396.2007.00722.x

"Spatial Dependence in Models of State Fiscal Policy Convergence"
with Thomas A. Garrett and Rubén Hernández-Murillo
Public Finance Review, May 2007, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 361-384
Working Paper

"Pass-Through Estimates and the Choice of an Exchange Rate Index"
with Patricia S. Pollard
Review of International Economics, September 2006, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 535-553
Working Paper

"NAFTA and the Changing Pattern of State Exports"
with Howard J. Wall
Papers in Regional Science, November 2003, Vol. 82, No. 4, pp. 427-50
Working Paper

"Location Determinants of New Foreign-Owned Manufacturing Plants"
with Eran Segev
Journal of Regional Science, May 2000, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 323-51
Working Paper

"Foreign Direct Investment in China: A Spatial Econometric Study"
with Eran Segev
World Economy, January 2000, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 1-23
Working Paper

"Constructing and Using National and Regional TWEXS: The Case for Chaining"
with Patricia S. Pollard
Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 1999, Vol. 24, No. 3,4, pp. 279-94
Working Paper

"To Chain or Not to Chain Trade-Weighted Exchange Rate Indexes"
with Jerram C. Betts and Patricia S. Pollard
International Trade Journal, 1998, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 363-391
Working Paper

"State Characteristics and the Location of Foreign Direct Investment within the United States: Minimum Chi-Square Conditional Logit Estimation"
with Vachira Arromdee and Joseph V. Terza
Review of Economics and Statistics, November 1991, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp. 675-83
Working Paper

"State Government Effects on the Spatial Distribution of Inward Foreign Direct Investment"
with Vachira Arromdee and Joseph V. Terza
Regional Science Perspectives, 1990, Vol. 20, pp. 194-207
Working Paper

"The Determinants of Escape Clause Petitions"
with Noor Khalifah and Joseph V. Terza
Review of Economics and Statistics, May 1989, Vol. 71, pp. 341-47

"State Factor Endowments and Exports: An Alternative of Cross-Industry Studies"
with Oliver Fabel
Review of Economics and Statistics, November 1988, Vol. 70, No. 4, pp. 696-701
Working Paper

"An Examination of State Foreign Export Promotion and Manufacturing Exports"
with Phillip A. Cartwright
Journal of Regional Science, August 1987, Vol. 27, pp. 439-49

"An Examination of State Foreign Exports and Manufacturing Employment"
with Phillip A. Cartwright
Economic Development Quarterly, August 1987, Vol. 1, pp. 257-67

"Domestic Content Legislation: House Voting and the Economic Theory of Regulation"
Economic Inquiry, July 1985, Vol. 23, pp. 437-48

"Cost Functions for Nonprofit Organizations: An Application to Intercollegiate Athletics"
with O. Homer Erekson
Journal of Monetary Economics, 1985, Vol. 11, pp. 43-47

"The Impact of International Intra-Firm Trade on Domestic Concentration Ratios"
with Thomas G. Watkins
Review of Industrial Organization, 1986, Vol. 2, pp. 232-49

"Reply—Joint Ventures in Yugoslavia: Comment"
Journal of World Trade Law, March/April 1984, Vol. 18, pp. 170-72

"The Relationship Between Foreign Ownership and Technology Transfer"
Journal of Comparative Economics, December 1983, Vol. 7, pp. 400-14

"An Economic Analysis of Yugoslav Joint Ventures"
Journal of World Trade Law, January/February 1983, Vol. 18, pp. 12-33

"Technology Transfer to Yugoslavia via Joint Ventures"
ACES Bulletin, Fall 1982, Vol. 24, pp. 21-44