Scott E. Atkinson
Department of Economics

Professor and Jasper Dorsey Chair

Office
B428A Amos Hall
620 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA, 30602
Email Address
Sites
Scott Atkinson's Curriculum Vitae
Scott Atkinson's Personal Website
Econ 8070 web page
Econ 8120 web page
Econ 4350 web page

Education

PhD, Economics, University of Colorado, 1972

Prior Professional Positions

University of Wyoming, Economics, Professor, 1981 to 1985

American Petroleum Institute, Research, Senior Economist, 1979 to 1981

Department of Energy, Energy Information Agency, Senior Economist, 1974 to 1979

Environmental Protection Agency, Research, Senior Economist, 1972 to 1974

Awards

Who's Who in American, Marquis, 2011

Who's Who in Economics, Mit Press/Kluwer Press, 2004

Distinguished Research Award, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, 1992

Outstanding Honors Teaching Award, University of Georgia, 1989

Service

Computer User's Advisory Committee, committee member, 2003 – 2004, University

Economics Graduate Programs Committee, Head, 1998 – 2003, University

UGA State Economic Forecasting Model, Director, 1987 – 1988, University

University Promotion and Tenure Review Committee, Head, 2010 – 2011, University

Areas of Expertise

Applied Econometrics

Industrial Organization

Environmental Economics

Research Interests

Bootstrap Estimation

Efficient Multi-Pollutant Regulation

Efficiency and productivity growth

Interaction of Multiple child health indicators

Market power estimation

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Atkinson, S. E, Primont, D., Tsionas, M. STATISTICAL INFERENCE IN EFFICIENT PRODUCTION WITH BAD INPUTS AND OUTPUTS USING LATENT PRICES AND OPTIMAL DIRECTIONSTerry College Department Of Economicsforthcoming JOURNAL OF ECONOMETRICS

Atkinson, S.E,, Tsionas, M. Directional distance functions: optimal endogenous directionsTerry College Department Of Economics,JOURNAL OF ECONOMETRICS, 109: 301-314, 2016..

Atkinson, S.E., Tsionas, M. 2017SHADOW DIRECTIONAL DISTANCE FUNCTIONS WITH BADS: GMM ESTIMATION OF OPTIMAL DIRECTIONS AND EFFICIENCIES Terry College Department Of EconomicsEMPIRICAL ECONOMICS 30 March 2017..

 

Book Chapters

Atkinson, S.E. forthcoming 2018Panel Data in Energy EconomicsTerry College Department Of Economics.

Editorial Appointments

Associate Editor, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1993 - 1995

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