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Kerry Tan

Professor of Economics
Kerry Tan

Kerry Tan's personal website

Research Areas

Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics

Academic Degrees

Ph.D., The Ohio State University
M.A., The Ohio State University
B.A., University of California, San Diego


Kim, Donggeun, Myongjin Kim, and Kerry Tan. (2021). "Tacit Collusion and Price Dispersion in the Presence of Southwest Airlines," Southern Economic Journal 88(1), 3-32.

Samuel, Andrew, Jeremy Schwartz, and Kerry Tan. (2021). "Licensing and the Informal Sector in Rental Housing Markets: Theory and Evidence,” Contemporary Economic Policy 39(2), 325-347.

Sedgley, Norman, John Burger, and Kerry Tan. (2019). "The Symmetry and Cyclicality of R&D Spending in Advanced Economies," Empirical Economics 57(5), 1811-1828.

Rupp, Nicholas and Kerry Tan. (2019). "Mergers and Product Quality: A Silver Lining from De-Hubbing in the U.S. Airline Industry," Contemporary Economic Policy 37(4), 652-672.

Tan, Kerry M. (2018) "Outsourcing and Price Competition: An Empirical Analysis of the Partnerships between Legacy Carriers and Regional Airlines," Review of Industrial Organization, 53(2), 275-294

Burger, John D., Norman Sedgley, and Kerry M. Tan. (2017). "Macroeconomic Shocks and Corporate R&D," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics 17(2).

Tan, Kerry M. (2016). "Incumbent Response to Entry by Low-Cost Carriers in the U.S. Airline Industry," Southern Economic Journal 82(3), 874-892.

Tan, Kerry M. and Andrew Samuel (2016). "The Effect of De-Hubbing on Airfares," Journal of Air Transport Management 50, 45-52.

Sedgley, Norman H. and Kerry M. Tan (2015). "The Roles of Innovators and Labor in a Schumpeterian Factor Endowments Based Model of Intraindustry Trade," Review of International Economics 23(5), 873-896.

Dresner, Martin, Cuneyt Eroglu, Christian Hofer, Fabio Mendez, and Kerry Tan (2015). "The Impact of Gulf Carrier Competition on U.S. Airlines," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 79, 31-41.