Contact Information

Ethan Singer
3-163 Hanson Hall
singe119@umn.edu

Office Hours
by appointment

Mailing Address
Department of Economics
University of Minnesota
1925 4th St S, Room 4-101
Minneapolis, MN 55455



Working Papers

Imports, Heavy Goods, and Competition Away from the Coast

Economic Cost of Cartels: Misallocation of Resources in U.S. Petroleum Drilling

Consumer Heterogeneity and Tied Subsidies: Participation in Automobile Scrappage Programs
Thomas Quan and Ethan Singer



Works in Progress

Supplying the Recovery: Beneficiaries of Natural Disasters
Thomas Quan and Ethan Singer



Publications

Product Unbundling in the Travel Industry: The Economics of Airline Bag Fees
Jan K. Brueckner, Darin Lee, Pierre M. Picard, and Ethan Singer
Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 24, 457-484, 2015.

What's Your Number? Interpreting The "Fair and Equitable" Standard In Seniority Integration for Airlines and Other Industries
Darin Lee and Ethan Singer
Economics of Transportation, Vol. 3, 2-15, 2014.

City-Pairs vs. Airport-Pairs: A Market-Definition Methodology for the Airline Industry
Jan K. Brueckner, Darin Lee and Ethan Singer
Review of Industrial Organization, Vol. 44, 1-25, 2014.

Airline Competition and Domestic US Airfares: A Comprehensive Reappraisal
Jan K. Brueckner, Darin Lee and Ethan Singer
Economics of Transportation, Vol. 2, 1-17, 2013.
Also: summary as featured in May 2010 IATA Policy Brief

Alliances, Codesharing, Antitrust Immunity and International Airfares: Do Previous Patterns Persist?
Jan K. Brueckner, Darin Lee and Ethan Singer
Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 7, 573-602, 2011.
Also: summary as featured in October 2010 IATA Policy Brief