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Kurt W. Rotthoff
Associate Professor of Economics and Finance
Stillman School of Business, Seton Hall University

Ph.D. Clemson University 2007
M.A. Clemson University 2004
B.S. Westminster College 2002































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Working Papers (also available on Google Scholar or SSRN):

"Structural Breaks in the Game: The Case of Major League Baseball" with Peter A. Groothuis and Mark Strazicich forthcoming in the Journal of Sports Economics
"Cultural Bias: Gymnasts, Judges, and Bilateral Trade Agreements" with Brian P Callahan
 and Sean Mulholland forthcoming in the Journal of Sport

"Productivity in Baseball: How Babe Ruth Beats the Benchmark" with Pete Groothuis and Mark Strazicich
"When Utility Jumps: The Value of Money in the Hand"
with Bentley Coffey

"Risk Taking Dynamics in Tournaments: Evidence from Professional Golf"
with Todd McFall (Under Review)

"Real Options Applied to Consumer Goods: A Look at Final Four Ticket Pricing"
with Jason Berkowitz (Under Review)
"Valuing a Lake Amenity: An Upper and Lower Bound" with Frank Tinari (Under Review)

"Family Connections in Motorsports: The Case of Formula One"
with Pete Groothuis and Craig Depken (Under Review)

Media, Interviews, and Other Articles: 30, 29, 28, 27, 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16,
15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1


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