PUBLICATIONS

Published Articles:

Chen, K., Y.C. Kim, and R.D. Marcus, “Hands in the Cookie Jar: The Case of Management Buyouts,” International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance, Vol. 3, Number 1, Spring 2011, pp. 43-70.

Chen, K., Y.C. Kim, and R.D. Marcus, "Institutional Behavior of Trading Acquirer Stocks Around Mergers and Acquisitions," International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance, Vol. 1, Number 2, July 2009, pp. 19-36.

Chang, K., Y.C. Kim, and R.D. Marcus, "The Ownership Structure of Korean Firms After Initial Public Offerings, Global Business and Finance Review, Vol 12, Number 2, Fall 2007, pp. 57-74.

Marcus, R.D. "Looking in a Crystal Ball," TSA Inve$tor Vol. 8, Issue 2, Fall 2002, 3-4.

Marcus, R.D. "Why Do Immigrants Own Inner-city Stores?," Ideas on Liberty , Vol. 51, No.8, August, 2001, 40. An abridged version is available in Opus1.org at: Killer Application Section: Why Do Immigrants Own Inner-city Stores?

Marcus, R.D., Solberg, D., and Zivney, T.L., "A Reexamination of the Benefits to International Diversification," Recent Developments in International Banking and Finance, Vol. 4 and 5 (Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., 1991), 315-340.

Zivney, T.L., and Marcus, R.D., "The Day the United States Defaulted on Treasury Bills," The Financial Review, Vol. 24, No. 3, August 1989, 475-489.

Marcus, R.D., "Freshmen Retention Rates at U.S. Private Colleges: Results From Aggregate Data," Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, Vol. 15, No. 1, 1989, 37-55.

Heywood, J.S., and Marcus, R.D., "Freshman Retention: Examining a Human Capital Decision with Aggregate Data, Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, Vol. II, No. 1, 1989, 29-43.

Harford, J.D., and Marcus, R.D., "A General Equilibrium Model of the Volunteer Military," Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 55, No. 2, October, 1988, 472-484.

Marcus, R.D., "How to Deal With Structural Change in the Data Journal of Business Forecasting, Vol. 6, No. 4, 1988, 14-16.

Marcus, R.D., "Knowing Your Left From Your Right," New Accountant, April, 1988, 28.

Marcus, R.D., Swidler, S., and Zivney, T.L., "An Explanation of Why Shareholders' Losses are So Large After Product Recalls, Managerial and Decision Economics, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1987, 295-300.

Marcus, R.D., "Transferable Tax Liabilities on Real Estate, Land Economics, Vol. 63, No. 1, 1987, 102-106.

Marcus, R.D., "Earnings and the Decision to Return to School, Economics of Education Review, Vol. 5, No. 3, 1986, 309-317.

Harford, J.D., and Marcus, R.D., "Tuition and U.S. Private College Characteristics: The Hedonic Approach," Economics of Education Review, Vol. 5, No. 4, 1986, 415-430.

Marcus, R.D., "Measuring the Rate of Return to Interrupted Schooling, Journal of Educational Statistics, Vol. 9, Winter, 1984, 295-310.


Recent Newspaper and Internet Writings:

Marcus, R.D., Biz Times Milwaukee, January 28,2009, Prepare for a Double Dib Recession., page 27.

Marcus, R.D., Biz Times Milwaukee, January 22-February 4, 2010,This Bear is Not Optimistic about 2010, pages 46-47.


Working Papers:

Marcus, R.D., "How Important is Competitive Bidding of Municipal Bonds?" Midwest Finance Association presention.

Marcus, R.D., "The Regulation of International Transfer Pricing," for presentation at the ICBERG meeting.

Marcus, R.D. and M. McBain, "A Financial Modeling Course: What Undergraduates Can and Cannot Do."


Published Books:

Marcus, R.D., Study Guide for Managerial Economics, 10th Edition, Thomson/Southwestern, 2005. (347 pages).

Marcus, R.D., Study Guide for Managerial Economics, 9th Edition, ITP/Southwestern, 2002. (336 pages).

Marcus, R.D., Study Guide for Managerial Economics, 8th Edition, Southwestern College Publishing, 1999. (298 pages).

Marcus, R.D., Study Guide for Managerial Economics, 7th Edition, West Publishing, 1996. (333 pages).


Published Book Reviews:

Marcus, R.D., Review of Cyber-Investing: Cracking Wall Street with Your Personal Computer, by David Brown and Kassadra Bentley, Journal of Financial Education, Vol. 21, Fall, 1995, 91-92.

Marcus, R.D., Review of two Databases for Accounting Research, Issues in Accounting Education, Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring, 1991, 149-151.

Marcus, R.D., Review of "Financial/Accounting Literature Database, by Jean Louis Heck, The Journal of Finance (September, 1990), Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 1354-1357.

Marcus, R.D., Review of "The Strategy and Tactics of Pricing: A Guide to Profitable Decision Making," by Thomas T. Nagle, The Wall Street Review of Books, Vol. XV, No. 4, 1990, 214-216.

Marcus, R.D., Review of The Dilemma of Education in a Democracy, by Richard Powers, Economics of Education Review, Vol. 5, No. 3, 1986, 340-341.


Bound Monographs:

Marcus, R.D., Error Rate Analysis of Financial Data Tapes: Compustat Versus Value Line, bound M.S. thesis, available at the School of Business Library, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1988.

Marcus, R.D., Interruptions in Schooling of Young Women and Young Men, bound Ph.D. thesis available at Regenstein Library, University of Chicago, or University of Michigan microfilm, 1983.


Published Technical Reports:

Piwek, K. and Marcus, R.D., Attitudes Toward U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement and a Possible North American Free Trade Agreement,Wisconsin International Trade, November/December 1991, Vol. 7, Issue 6, 2-11. (Article was sponsored and edited by Virchow, Krause and Company.)


Publishing on Speculative Topics

Marcus, R.D., "The Monument of the Broken Column: An Investigation into Levels of Meaning," Part 2, Wisconsin Masonic Journal, Vol XXXVI, November, 2003, p. 9.

Marcus, R.D., "The Monument of the Broken Column: An Investigation into Levels of Meaning," Part 1, Wisconsin Masonic Journal, Vol XXXVI, October, 2003, p. 8.

Marcus, R.D., "Climbing the Seven Liberal Arts and Sciences - A Lifelong Jounrney," Wisconsin Masonic Journal, December 2002, p. 10.

Marcus, R.D., "Discretion and Secrets,"Ornan Newsletter, July, 2002.

Marcus, R.D., "A Stroll Through the Seven Liberal Arts and Sciences,"Ornan Newsletter, January, 2002.

Marcus, R.D., "What Fortitude Achieves,"Ornan Newsletter, May, 2001.

Marcus, R.D., "Wisdom, Strength, and Beauty," Ornan Newsletter, March, 2001.


Technical Reports:

Marcus, R.D., Chi, T., and Mehra, A., Foreign Multinational Investment in Wisconsin: Survey Responses on Foreign Direct Investment, IBC Working Paper, June, 1993.

Marcus, R.D., Wisconsin Exports: Surprising Growth in 1992, IBC Working Paper, January, 1993.