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William Greene

William Greene

BS OSU; MA PhD UW
Honorary Professor in Economics

H73 - 378 Abercrombie Street
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia


Bio

William Greene is the Toyota Motor Corp Professor of Economics at the Stern School of Business, New York University. His fields of interest are applied econometrics, panel data analysis, discrete choice modeling, production economics, health econometrics, transport economics and planning, and economics of the entertainment industry. He is also president of Econometric Software, Inc.  He is the author of software LIMDEP and NLOGIT, textbooks Econometric Analysis (Ed.1 to 7), books on discrete choice modeling, Modeling Ordered Choices and Applied Choice Analysis, and over 100 articles in peer reviewed journals. He is the editor in chief of Foundations and Trends in Econometrics and an associate editor of the Journal of Productivity Analysis. He has also consulted to industry, including American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), the U.S.EPA, Booz Allen, U.S. Postal Service and numerous others.

Publications

2016

4
Journal Article/s

Downward P, Greene W and Rasciute S 2016 Forthcoming 'Do relational goods raise well-being? An econometric analysis', Eastern Economic Journal Link

Filippini M and Greene W 2016 'Persistent and transient productive inefficiency: a maximum simulated likelihood approach', Journal of Productivity Analysis, vol.45:2, pp. 187-96 Link

Ewing R, Hajrasouliha A, Neckerman KM, Purciel-Hill M and Greene W 2016 'Streetscape Features Related to Pedestrian Activity', Journal of Planning Education and Research, vol.36:1, pp. 5-15 Link

Hensher DA, Greene W and Ho C 2016 'Random Regret Minimization and Random Utility Maximization in the Presence of Preference Heterogeneity: An Empirical Contrast', Journal of Transportation Engineering, vol.142:4 Link

2015

1
Book/s

Hensher DA, Rose JM and Greene W 2015 'Applied Choice Analysis (2nd Edition)', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 1188 Link

2
Book Section/s

Greene W 2015 'Panel Data Models for Discrete Choice' in The Oxford Handbook of Panel Data, ed. Badi H. Baltagi, Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 171–201 Link

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W and McKenzie C 2015 'An LM test based on generalized residuals for random effects in a nonlinear model', Economics Letters, vol.127, pp. 47–50 Link

Tian G, Ewing R and Greene W 2015 'Desire for Smart Growth: A Survey of Residential Preferences in the Salt Lake Region of Utah', Housing Policy Debate, vol.25:3, pp. 446-462 Link

Craig S, Greene W and Versaci A 2015 'E-Word of Mouth: Early Predictor Of Audience Engagement — How Pre-Release "E-WOM" Drives Box-Office Outcomes of Movies', Journal of Advertising Research, vol.55:1, pp. 62-72 Link

Greene W, Harris M and Hollingsworth B 2015 'Inflated Responses in Measures of Self-Assessed Health', American Journal of Health Economics, vol.1:4, pp. 461-493 Link

Ewing R, Tian G, Goates J, Zhang M, Greenwald MJ, Joyce A, Kircher J and Greene W 2015 'Varying influences of the built environment on household travel in 15 diverse regions of the United States', Urban Studies, vol.52:13, pp. 2330-2348 Link

2014

2
Book Section/s

Greene W 2014 'Models for ordered choices' in Handbook of Choice Modelling, ed. Stephane Hess and Andrew Daly, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 333–362 Link

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W, Harris M, Hollingsworth B and Maitra P 2014 'A latent class model for obesity', Economics Letters, vol.123:1, pp. 1–5 Link

Dowd B, Greene W and Norton E 2014 'Computation of Standard Errors', Health Services Research, vol.49:2, pp. 731–750 Link

Greene W, Harris M, Hollingsworth B and Weterings T 2014 'Heterogeneity in Ordered Choice Models: A Review with Applications to Self-Assessed Health', Journal of Economic Surveys, vol.28:1, pp. 109–133 Link

Czajkowski M, Giergiczny M and Greene W 2014 'Learning and Fatigue Effects Revisited: Investigating the Effects of Accounting for Unobservable Preference and Scale Heterogeneity', Land Economics, vol.90:2, pp. 324-351 Link

Wheat P, Greene W and Smith A 2014 'Understanding prediction intervals for firm specific inefficiency scores from parametric stochastic frontier models', Journal of Productivity Analysis, vol.42:1, pp. 55-65 Link

2013

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W and Hensher DA 2013 'Revealing additional dimensions of preference heterogeneity in a latent class mixed multinomial logit model', Applied Economics, vol.45:14, pp. 1897-902 Link

Hensher DA, Greene W and Chorus CG 2013 'Random Regret Minimisation or Random Utility Maximisation: An Exploratory Analysis in the Context of Automobile Fuel Choice', Journal of Advanced Transportation, vol.47:7, pp. 667-78 Link

Hensher DA, Collins AT and Greene W 2013 'Accounting for attribute non-attendance and common-metric aggregation in a probabilistic decision process mixed multinomial logit model: a warning on potential confounding', Transportation, vol.40:5, pp. 1003-20 Link

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Rose JM, Hess S, Greene W and Hensher DA 2013 'Generalized Multinomial Logit Model: Misinterpreting Scale and Preference Heterogeneity in Discrete Choice Models or Untangling the Un-Untanglable?', Proceedings of the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board - "Deploying Transportation Research - Doing Things Smarter, Better, Faster", Washington D.C., United States, 17th January 2013

2012

1
Book/s

Greene W 2012 'Econometric Analysis', Prentice Hall, United States Link

2
Book Section/s

Hensher DA and Greene W 2012 'The mixed logit model: the state of practice' in Transport Economics: Critical Concepts in Economics (Volume-1), ed. David A. Hensher, Routledge, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 261-303

4
Journal Article/s

Hensher DA, Rose JM and Greene W 2012 'Inferring attribute non-attendance from stated choice data: implications for willingness to pay estimates and a warning for stated choice experiment design', Transportation, vol.39:2, pp. 235-45 Link

Rose JM, Hensher DA, Greene W and Washington S 2012 'Attribute Exclusion Strategies in Airline Choice: Accounting for Exogenous Information on Decision Maker Processing Strategies in Models of Discrete Choice', Transportmetrica, vol.8:5, pp. 344-60 Link

5
Conference Paper/s

Rose JM, Hess S, Greene W and Hensher DA 2012 'The generalised multinomial logit model: misinterpreting scale and preference heterogeneity in discrete choice models or untangling the un-untanglable?', 13th International Conference of the International Association for Travel Behaviour Research IATBR, Toronto, Canada, 19th July 2012

2011

4
Journal Article/s

Hensher DA and Greene W 2011 'Valuation of Travel Time Savings in WTP and Preference Space in the Presence of Taste and Scale Heterogeneity', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.45:3, pp. 505-525 Link

Stanley J, Hensher DA, Stanley J, Currie G, Greene W and Vella-Brodrick D 2011 'Social Exclusion and the Value of Mobility', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.45:2, pp. 197-222

Hensher DA, Greene W and Li Z 2011 'Embedding Risk Attitude and Decisions Weights in Non-linear Logit to Accommodate Time Variability in the Value of Expected Travel Time Savings', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, vol.45:7, pp. 954-72 Link

2010

1
Book/s

Greene W and Hensher DA 2010 'Modeling Ordered Choices: A Primer', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 365

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W and Hensher DA 2010 'Does scale heterogeneity across individuals matter? An empirical assessment of alternative logit models', Transportation, vol.37:3, pp. 413-28 Link

Greene W and Hensher DA 2010 'Ordered Choices and Heterogeneity in Attribute Processing', Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol.44:3, pp. 331-364

Hensher DA and Greene W 2010 'Non-attendance and dual processing of common-metric attributes in choice analysis: a latent class specification', Empirical Economics, vol.39:2, pp. 413-26 Link

2009

2
Book Section/s

Greene W 2009 'Discrete Choice Modeling' in Palgrave Handbook of Econometrics: Vol. 2 Applied Econometrics, ed. T. Mills and K. Patterson, Palgrave, London, United Kingdom, pp. 473-556 Link

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W 2009 'Models for count data with endogenous participation', Empirical Economics, vol.36:1, pp. 133-173 Link

Greene W, Hornstein AS and White LJ 2009 'Multinationals do it better: Evidence on the efficiency of corporations' capital budgeting', Journal of Empirical Finance, vol.16:5, pp. 703–720 Link

Brewer CS, Kovner CT, Greene W and Cheng Y 2009 'Predictors of RNs’ intent to work and work decisions 1 year later in a U.S. national sample', International Journal of Nursing Studies, vol.46:7, pp. 940–956 Link

Kim H, Harrington C and Greene W 2009 'Registered Nurse Staffing Mix and Quality of Care in Nursing Homes: A Longitudinal Analysis', The Gerontologist, vol.49:1, pp. 81-90 Link

Kovner C, Brewer CS, Greene W and Fairchild S 2009 'Understanding new registered nurses' intent to stay at their jobs', Nursing Economics, vol.27:2, pp. 81-98

2008

1
Book/s

Greene W 2008 'Econometric Analysis', Prentice Hall, United States Link

2
Book Section/s

Greene W 2008 'A statistical model for credit scoring' in Advances in Credit Risk Modelling and Corporate Bankruptcy Prediction, ed. Hensher, D. and S. Jones, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 14-43 Link

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W 2008 'Functional forms for the negative binomial model for count data', Economics Letters, vol.99:3, pp. 585–590 Link

Anderson RG, Greene W, McCullough BD and Vinod HD 2008 'The role of data/code archives in the future of economic research', Journal of Economic Methodology, vol.15:1, pp. 99-119 Link

Hensher DA, Rose JM and Greene W 2008 'Combining RP and SP data: biases in using the nested logit ‘trick’ – contrasts with flexible mixed logit incorporating panel and scale effects', Journal of Transport Geography, vol.16:2, pp. 126-133 Link

2007

4
Journal Article/s

Hensher DA, Jones S and Greene W 2007 'An Error Component Logit Analysis of Corporate Bankruptcy and Insolvency Risk in Australia', The Economic Record, vol.83:260, pp. 86-103 Link

Greene W and Hensher DA 2007 'Heteroscedastic Control for Random Coefficients and Error Components in Mixed Logit', Transportation Research E, vol.43:5, pp. 610-23 Link

2006

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W, Hensher DA and Rose JM 2006 'Accounting for heterogeneity in the variance of the unobserved effects in mixed logit models (NW transport study data)', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, vol.40:1, pp. 75-92 Link

Hensher DA, Greene W and Rose JM 2006 'Deriving willingness-to-pay estimates of travel-time savings from individual-based parameters', Environment & Planning A, vol.38:12, pp. 2365-76 Link

2005

1
Book/s

Hensher DA, Rose JM and Greene W 2005 'Applied Choice Analysis: A Primer', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 744 Link

2
Book Section/s

Greene W, Hensher DA and Rose JM 2005 'Using Classical Simulation-Based Estimators to Estimate Individual WTP Values: A Mixed Logit Case Study of Commuters' in Applications of simulation methods in environmental and resource economics, ed. A Alberini and R Scarpa, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands, pp. 17-33 Link

4
Journal Article/s

Hensher DA, Rose JM and Greene W 2005 'The implications on willingness to pay of respondents ignoring specific attributes', Transportation, vol.32:3, pp. 203-22 Link

Rose JM, Hensher DA and Greene W 2005 'Recovering costs through price and service differentiation: Accounting for exogenous information on attribute processing strategies in airline choice', Journal of Air Transport Management, vol.11:6, pp. 400-407 Link

Louviere J, Train K, Ben-Akiva M, Bhat C, Brownstone D, Cameron T, Carson R, Deshazo J, Fiebig D, Greene W, Hensher DA and Waldman D 2005 'Recent progress on endogeneity in choice modeling', Marketing Letters, vol.16:3-4, pp. 255-266 Link

2004

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W 2004 'Convenient estimators for the panel probit model: Further results', Empirical Economics, vol.29:1, pp. 21-47 Link

Greene W 2004 'Fixed Effects and Bias Due to the Incidental Parameters Problem in the Tobit Model', Econometric Reviews, vol.23:2, pp. 125-147 Link

2003

1
Book/s

Greene W 2003 'Econometric Analysis', Prentice Hall, United States Link

4
Journal Article/s

Greene W 2003 'Simulated Likelihood Estimation of the Normal-Gamma Stochastic Frontier Function', Journal of Productivity Analysis, vol.19:2-3, pp. 179-190 Link

Hensher DA and Greene W 2003 'The mixed logit model: The state of practice', Transportation, vol.30:2, pp. 133-176 Link

Greene W and Hensher DA 2003 'A latent class model for discrete choice analysis: Contrasts with mixed logit', Transportation Research B - Methodological, vol.37:8, pp. 681-98 Link

2002

4
Journal Article/s

Hensher DA and Greene W 2002 'Specification and estimation of the nested logit model: Alternative normalisations', Transportation Research B - Methodological, vol.36:1, pp. 1-17 Link

2001

2
Book Section/s

Hensher DA and Greene W 2001 'Choosing between conventional, electric and LPG/CNG vehicles in single-vehicle households' in Travel behaviour research: the leading edge, ed. D. A. Hensher, Pergamon Press, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 725-750

4
Journal Article/s

Becker W and Greene W 2001 'Teaching Statistics and Econometrics to Undergraduates', Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol.15:4, pp. 169-182 Link

2000

1
Book/s

Greene W 2000 'Econometric Analysis', Prentice Hall, United States

1997

1
Book/s

Greene W 1997 'Econometric Analysis', Prentice Hall, United States