Refereed Publications


1) David H. Bernstein, Bent Nielsen. "Asymptotic theory for cointegration analysis when the cointegration rank is deficient," Econometrics, 2019, 7(1), 6. (working-paper-version)

2) David H. Bernstein, Christopher F. Parmeter. "Returns to Scale in Electricity Generation: Replicated and Revisited," Energy Economics, 2019, 82, 4-15. (lead article, working-paper-version, ReplicationWiki)


1) Subal C. Kumbhakar, David H. Bernstein. "Does xistence of inefficiency matter to a neoclassical xorcist? Some econometric issues in panel stochastic frontier models," in Methodological Contributions to the Advancement of Productivity and Efficiency Analysis, ed. by C. Parmeter and R. Sickles, Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing AG, 2019. (forthcoming, appendix)

June 11, 2019 European Workshop of Efficiency and Productivity Analysis at the University of London

Working Papers

1) David H. Bernstein, "An updated assessment of technical efficiency and returns to scale for U.S. electric power plants." (Revised and resubmitted)

2) David H. Bernstein, Christopher F. Parmeter and Mike G. Tsionas, "On Bayesian quantile estimation." (under review)

3) Mark A. Andor, David H. Bernstein and Stephan Sommer, "Determining the efficiency of residential electricity consumption." (Revise and resubmit)

4) David H. Bernstein. "What moves the labor force participation rate?," Preprints, 2018. (under review)

Work in Progress

1) Robust estimation of the stochastic frontier model (with Christopher F. Parmeter and Ian A. Wright)

2) Modelling and understanding volume (with Eileen Tipoe)

3) Pseudolikelihood estimation of the stochastic frontier panel data model (with Mark A. Andor and Christopher F. Parmeter)

4) Start values for stochastic frontier models (with Christopher F. Parmeter and Ian A. Wright)

5) Financial liberalization and bank efficiencies in emerging market economies (with Christopher Paik)