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Ken Boyer

Professor; Adjunct Professor, Marketing & Supply Chain Mgmt
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Address: 102 Old Botany
Tel: 517.353.9088
Fax: 517.432.1068
E-mail: boyerkd@msu.edu
Web: https://www.msu.edu/~boyerkd

Curriculum Vitae

  • Transportation
  • Airlines
  • Trucking
  • Automobiles
  • Railroads
  • Navigation
  • Antitrust
  • Regulation
  • "Stuck in the Slow Lane: Traffic Composition and the Measurement of Trucking Productivity," with Stephen V. Burks, Southern Economic Review, (April 2009) Vol 75, Issue 2, pp. 1220-1237.
  • "Understanding ICC Rate Structure Regulation: A Spatial Analysis," Review of Industrial Organization: Volume 43, Issue 1 (2013), Page 121-144.
  • "Three Principles for Optimal Pricing of Trackage Rights," Review of Industrial Organization, Vol. 49, (September 2016) pp. 347-369.
  • "Why is the Rail Share of U.S. Freight Traffic so Low?," Journal of Transportation Economics and Policy, Vol. 48, Part 2, (May 2014), pp. 333-344.

Please see the faculty member's web site for a copy of the paper in pdf format.

  • "Rationalizing the Apparently Irrational: Shipper Investment in Rail-dependent Facilities, June 2016.
  • "Rent Sharing by Suppliers, Pricing Crude Rail from the Bakken" with Wesley W. Wilson, August 2017.

Please see the faculty member's web site for a copy of the paper in pdf format.

Michigan State University Department of Economics