Faculty – Robin Dubin

RobinDubin - Professor, Economics

Department Chair, Economics
Professor, Economics
University Marshal, Case Western Reserve University

robin.dubin@case.edu
(216) 368-3981

Initially Appointed: 1988

Robin Dubin received her B.A. (1975) from Case Western Reserve University and her Ph.D. (1982) from Johns Hopkins. She is a Professor of Economics and currently serves as Associate Dean of Graduate and Professional Progams at the Weatherhead School of Management, and as University Marshal.

The overarching theme of her research has been an examination of the impact of geographic space on economic interactions. Research areas include the housing market, technology transfer and developing new econometric techniques with which to explore spatial relationships. She has written extensively on Spatial Autocorrelation. Her work has appeared in the Review of Economics and Statistics, the Journal of Urban Economics, the Journal of Regional Science, Regional Science and Urban Economics, and the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.

Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 1982
B.A., Case Western Reserve University, 1975


Interests and Courses

Research

Areas of Specialization:
Urban and Regional Economics
Spatial Econometrics
Real Estate

Teaching

Course Taught, Undergraduate:
Principles of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
Intermediate Microeconomics
Intermediate Microeconoics--Math Based
Urban and Regional Economics
Econometrics
Life after Graduation

Course Taught, Graduate:
Urban and Regional Development
Location Theory and Regional Economics
Real Estate
Economics for Management

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Selected Publications

  • Dubin, R. A. (2009). In A. Stewart Fotheringham and Peter A. Rogerson (Ed.),
    Spatial Weights (pp. 125-58). London: Sage Publications.
  • Dubin, R. A. (2008). In Shekhar, Shashi, Xiong, Hui (Ed.),
    Kriging Springer.
  • Case, B., Clapp, J., Dubin, R. A., Rodriguez, M. (2004).
    Modeling Spatial and Temporal House Price Patterns: A Comparison of Four Models (vol. 29, pp. 167-191). Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (2004). In James P. LeSage and Kelley Pace (Ed.),
    Spatial Lags and Spatial Errors Revisited: Some Monte Carlo Evidence (vol. 18, pp. 75-98). Advances in Econometrics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (2003).
    Robustness of Spatial Autocorrelation Specifications: Some Monte Carlo Evidence (vol. 43, pp. 221-248). Journal of Regional Science.
  • Dubin, R. A., Pace, K., Thibodeau, T. (1999).
    Spatial Autoregression Techniques for Real Estate Data (vol. 7, pp. 79-95). Journal of Real Estate Literature.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1998). In M. Steiner (Ed.),
    In Search of Agglomeration Economies: Adoption of Technological Innovations in the Automobile Industry (vol. 8, pp. 111-128). European Research in Regional Science.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1998).
    Maintenence Decisions of Absentee Landlords under Uncertainty (vol. 7, pp. 144-164). Journal of Housing Economics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1998).
    Predicting House Prices Using Mulitple Listings Data (vol. 17, issue 1, pp. 35-60). Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1998).
    Spatial Autocorrelation: A Primer (vol. 7, pp. 304-327). Journal of Housing Economics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1997).
    A Note of the Estimation of Spatial Logit Models (vol. 4, issue 2, pp. 181-193). Geographical Systems.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1995). In Luc Anselin and Raymond Florax (Ed.),
    Estimating Logit Models with Spatial Dependence (pp. 229-241). Berlin: New Directions in Spatial Econometrics; Springer-Verlag.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1994).
    Estimating Correlograms: A Monte Carlo Study (vol. 1, pp. 189-202). Geographical Systems.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1992).
    Spatial Autocorrelation and Neighborhood Quality (vol. 22, pp. 433-452). Regional Science and Urban Economics.
  • Dubin, R. A. (1988).
    Estimation of Regression Coefficients in the Presence of Spatially Autocorrelated Error Terms (vol. 70, issue 3, pp. 466-474). Review of Economics and Statistics.


Presentations

  • Dubin, R. A. Midwest Economics Association 2009 Conference, "Foreclosures in Cleveland", Midwest Economics Association, Cleveland, OH. (2009).
  • Dubin, R. A. (Presenter & Author) AREUEA Mid-year meetings, "Foreclosures in Cleveland", AREUEA, Washington, D.C.. (2008).
  • Dubin, R. A. (Presenter & Author) WEIMER SCHOOL OF ADVANCED STUDIES IN REAL ESTATE AND LAND ECONOMICS , "Foreclosures in Cleveland", Homer Hoyt Institute, North Palm Beach, Florida. (2008).


Academic and Professional Activities

  • Chairperson, Faculty Senate, 2012 - 2013
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Committees, 2009
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Grievance Process, 2009
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee on New Undergraduate Structure, 2008


Awards

  • Weimer School Fellow, Homer Hoyt Institute. (2008).



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