Taggert Brooks

Professor
Economics
Office hours
413A Wimberly Hall
608.785.5295
tbrooks@uwlax.edu

Current courses at UWL

On Sabbatical Spring 2018

Teaching history

BUS - Business (Admin) 230, Bus/Econ Research Comm
BUS - Business (Admin) 735, Bus Dec Making and Quantitative,
ECO - Economics 120, Global Macroeconomics
ECO - Economics 301, Money and Banking
ECO - Economics 305, Intermediate Macroeconomics
ECO - Economics 307, Econometrics/Forecasting
ECO - Economics 471, Health Economics
ECO - Economics 712, Business Fluctuations

Research and publishing

Babakhani Teimouri, S., Brooks, T. J. (2015). Bouncing Back: Estimating the Shape of Output Recovery after a Currency Crisis. To appear in Comparative Economic Studies, 57, 75–102.

Brooks, T. J., Khandker, A. W. (2012). Returns to Different Learning Styles: Evidence from a Course in Microeconomics. New Zealand Economic Papers.

Brooks, T. J., Monaco, K. (2012). Your Cheatin’ Heart: Joint Production, Joint Consumption and the Likelihood of Extramarital Sex. Applied Economics Letters, 20(3), 272-275..

Monaco, K. A., Brooks, T. J., Bitzan, J. (2006). A Time Series Analysis of Wages in Deregulated Industries: A Study of Motor Carriage and Rail. Journal of Applied Economics, 9(1), 105-118.

Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Brooks, T. J. (2006). In Zumaquero, A. M. (Ed.), The Purchasing Power Parity Puzzle in Developing Countries in International Macroeconomics: Recent Developments (pp. 53-61). Malaga: Nova Publishers.

Belman, D., Monaco, K., Brooks, T. J. (2004). Sailors of the Concrete Sea : A Portrait of Truck Drivers' Work and Lives. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press.

Brooks, T. J., Kashian, R. (2004). Regional Differences and Underwriter Location in Initial Public Offerings. The Industrial Geographer, 2, 94-110.

Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Brooks, T. J. (2003). A New Criteria for Selecting the Optimim Lags in Johansen's Cointegration Tech. Applied Economics, 35, 875-880.

Brooks, T. J., Khandker, W. (2002). A Collaborative Learning Lab: Does the Form Matter?. Contemporary Economic Policy, 20, 330-338.

Brooks, T. J., Monaco, K. A. (2001). Deregulation and the Wages in the Trucking Industry: A Time-series Phenomenon, a Time-series Approach. Transportation After Deregulation, 6, 53-67.

Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Brooks, T. J. (1999). A Cointegration Approach to Estimating the Bilateral Trade Elasticities Between the U.S. and Her Trading Partners. International Economic Journal, 13, 119-128.

Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Brooks, T. J. (1999). Bilateral J-Curve Between the U.S. and her Trading Partners. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv (Review Of World Economics), 135, 156-165.

Brooks, T. J., Monaco, K. A. (1998). Deregulation and Trucking Wages: A Time Series Approach (vol. 2, pp. 624-640). Proceedings of the 40th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Forum.

Education

Ph.D. Economics. University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
B.A. Economics. University of Wisconsin - Madison