Anastasia Semykina
Last updated: March 2014

Associate Professor
Charles and Joan Haworth Scholar

Florida State University
Department of Economics
Room 275 BEL
113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2180

Phone: (850) 644-4557

Curriculum Vitae

Working papers

Estimating Binary Response Panel Data Models with Sample Selection (with Jeffrey M. Wooldridge), revise and resubmit at the Journal of Applied Econometrics

Self-Employment among Women: Do Children Matter More Than We Previously Thought? revise and resubmit at the Journal of Applied Econometrics

Conditional Partial Effects in Binary Response Sample Selection Models

Self-Employment in Times of Economic Downturn: Evidence from the Recent Crisis (with Spencer Wilkins)

Value Added Estimation in the Presence of Missing Data (with Niu Gao)

Publications and forthcoming papers

An Experimental Study of Democracy Breakdown, Income and Inequality (with Dmitry Ryvkin), forthcoming in Experimental Economics pdf

Comparison of Health Utility Weights Among Elderly Patients Receiving Breast-Conserving Surgery Plus Hormonal Therapy with or without Radiotherapy (with Askal Ayalew Ali, Hong Xiao, Rima Tawk, Ellen Campbell, Alberto J. Montero and Vakaramoko Diaby), forthcoming in Current Medical Research and Opinion

The Default of Special District Financing Bonds: Community Facilities (Mello-Roos) Bonds in California (with Anna Racheva-Sarabian and Dmitry Ryvkin), Journal of Housing Economics , March 2015, 27, 37-48.

Value-Added Models and the Measurement of Teacher Productivity (with Douglas N. Harris and Tim R. Sass), Economics of Education Review, February 2014, vol. 38, pp. 9-23.

Job Satisfaction and Perceived Gender Equality in Advanced Promotion Opportunities: An Empirical Investigation (with Susan J. Linz), Kyklos , November 2013, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 591-619.

Economic Security and Democratic Capital: Why Some Democracies Survive and Others Fail (with Thomas D. Jeitschko, Susan J. Linz, and Jose Noguera), forthcoming in the Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics.

Job Satisfaction, Expectations, and Gender: Beyond the European Union (with Susan J. Linz), International Journal of Manpower, 2013, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 584-616.

Estimation of Dynamic Panel Data Models with Sample Selection (with Jeffrey M. Wooldridge), Journal of Applied Econometrics, vol. 28, iss. 1, January/February 2013, pp. 47-61.
Stata do-file that was used to implement the estimation: dynamic.

Specification Tests and Tests for Overidentifying Restrictions in Panel Data Models with Selection, Economics Letters , vol. 115, iss. 1, April 2012, pp. 53-55.

What Makes Workers Happy? Anticipated Rewards and Job Satisfaction (with Susan J. Linz), Industrial Relations, vol. 51, iss. 4, October 2012, pp. 811-844.

An Empirical Examination of Stakeholder Groups as Monitoring Sources in Corporate Governance (with Cassandra R. Cole, Enya He, Kathleen A. McCullough and David W. Sommer), Journal of Risk and Insurance, September 2011, vol.78, no. 3, pp. 703-730.

Personality and Performance: A Comparative Analysis of Workers in Transition Economies (with Susan J. Linz), Personality and Individual Differences, August 2011, vol. 51, iss. 3, pp. 293-301.

Estimating Panel Data Models in the Presence of Endogeneity and Selection (with Jeffrey M. Wooldridge), Journal of Econometrics 157, August 2010, pp. 375-380.
An extended, working paper version pdf.
Stata do-files that were used to implement the estimators: parametric, semiparametric.

Perceptions of Economic Insecurity: Evidence from Russia (with Susan J. Linz), Economic Systems, December 2010, vol. 34, iss. 4, pp. 357-385.

Analyzing the Gender Pay Gap in Transition Economies: How Much Does Personality Matter? (with Susan J. Linz), Human Relations, April 2010, vol. 63, no. 4, pp. 447-469 (lead article).

Personality Traits as Performance Enhancers? A Comparative Analysis of Workers in Russia, Armenia and Kazakhstan (with Susan J. Linz), Journal of Economic Psychology, 2009, v. 30, iss. 1, pp. 71-91.

How Do Workers Fare During Transition? Perceptions of Job Insecurity Among Russian Workers, 1995-2004, (with Susan J. Linz), Labour Economics, June 2008, v. 15, iss. 3, pp. 442-458.

Attitudes and Performance: An Analysis of Russian Workers (with Susan J. Linz), Journal of Socio-Economics, April 2008, v. 37, iss.2, pp. 694-717.

Gender Differences in Personality and Earnings: Evidence from Russia (with Susan J. Linz), Journal of Economic Psychology, June 2007, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 387-410.

Other Publications

Censored Least Absolute Deviations Estimator: CLAD (with D. Jolliffe and B. Krushelnytskyy), Stata Technical Bulletin, STB-58: 13-16, 2000

Robust Standard Errors for the Foster-Greer-Thorbecke Class of Poverty Indices (with D. Jolliffe), Stata Technical Bulletin, STB-51: 34-36, 1999


Department of Economics
Florida State University

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