Rodney D. Ludema



Recent Publications

  1. "Do Terms-of-Trade Effects Matter for Trade Agreements? Theory and Evidence from WTO Countries" (with Anna Maria Mayda), Quarterly Journal of Economics, forthcoming. 

  2. "Do Countries Free Ride on MFN?" (with Anna Maria Mayda), Journal of International Economics, Volume 77, Issue 2, 137-150, April 2009.

  3. "Estimating the Price Effects of Non-tariff Barriers" (with Judith Dean, Jose Signoret, Robert Feinberg and Michael Ferrantino). B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Contributions), Volume 9, Issue 1, Article 12, 2009.

  4. "Delegation versus Communication in the Organization of Government," (with Anders Olofsgard), Journal of Public Economics, Volume 90, Issue 1, 213-235, February 2008.

  5. "Tariffs and the Adoption of Clean Technology under Asymmetric Information" (withTaizo Takeno), Canadian Journal of Economics, Volume 40, Issue 4, 1100-1117, November 2007.

Working Papers

  1. "Protection For Free?: The Political Economy of U.S. Tariff Suspensions," (with Anna Maria Mayda and Prachi Mishra), February 2011. 

  2. "Tariff Pass-through and Market Structure" (with Zhi Yu)

  3. "Tariff Pass-through, Firm Heterogeneity and Product Quality" (with Zhi Yu)