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John Kraft

Susan Cameron Professor
Dean

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Office of the Dean
Bryan Hall 100A
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611

(352) 392-2398
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Biography

Dr. Kraft has served as dean since 1990. From 1986 to 1990, he was dean at Arizona State University. Dean Kraft was a Brookings Institution Economic Policy Fellow from 1970 to 1973. In addition, he has held positions at several federal agencies such as the Department of Energy, Department of Housing and Urban Affairs, Department of Interior, Price Commission, and National Science Foundation. A member of the Board of Directors of Beta Gamma Sigma, Kraft has also served on the Board of Directors of Citibank of Arizona, Greyhound Financial Corporation (a subsidiary of the Greyhound-Dial Corporation), and Kroy, Inc. He has served as President of the Arizona State University Research Park and as Director of Arizona State University Research Institute, the Washington Campus, The Economics Club of Phoenix, and Inroads/Phoenix.

Author: Dean Kraft has authored one book, been the editor of three, and has contributed several chapters to edited books. In addition, his research has been published in Applied Economics, Decision Sciences, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Journal of Regional Science, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Regional Science and Urban Economics.

Grants and Consulting: Dean Kraft has served as consultant to several corporations and government agencies and is active in the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business. He is a Director of the University of Florida Foundation, and a Director of the Division of Sponsored Research.

Education

  • PhD - Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 1971
  • MA - Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 1970
  • BS - Mathematics, St. Bonaventure University, 1966

Research Areas

  • Strategic Management

Econometric Wage and Price Models: Assessing the Impact of the Economic Stabilization Program
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Askin, John Kraft

Warrington College of Business, University of Florida: The Path to Excellence
Published Year: 2004
Authors: M. Wolverton, L. Penley, John Kraft


The Distribution of Benefits from Public Housing
Published Year: 1977
Authors: E. Olsen, T. Juster, John Kraft


National Energy Demand Simulation Model
Published Year: 1976
Authors: J. Kraft, A. Askin, John Kraft


An Alternative to Wage and Price Controls
Published Year: 1975
Authors: A. Kraft, B. Roberts, J. Kraft, B. Roberts, John Kraft


The Effectiveness of Wage and Price Controls: A Summary of the Evidence
Published Year: 1975
Authors: P. Earl, John Kraft


Wage and Price Controls: Success or Failure?
Published Year: 1975
Authors: B. Roberts, J. Kraft, B. Roberts, John Kraft


Wage and Price Controls: An Industrial Examination
Published Year: 1975
Authors: C. Guy, B. Roberts, J. Kraft, B. Roberts, John Kraft


The Effects of Phases I, II, and III on Manufacturing Sector Wages, Prices and Profit Margins
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Al-Samarrie, B. Robert, J. Popkin, John Kraft

Closing the knowing-doing gap in online courses: Business simulations and assessment of learning for graduate and undergraduate students
Published Year: 2017
Authors: John Kraft


Energy Substitution in a Dynamic Setting: Comments
Published Year: 1981
Authors: John Kraft


The Demand for Gasoline in Florida
Published Year: 1980
Authors: S. Engler, John Kraft


Organization and Integration of the Research Unit for a Growth Environment
Published Year: 1980
Authors: H. Fishkind, John Kraft


The Florida Outlook: December 1980
Published Year: 1980
Authors: H. Fishkind, S. Engler, John Kraft


The Refugee Situation in Florida
Published Year: 1980
Authors: A. Narayan, John Kraft


Foreword: Capital Markets, Financial Behavior, and Economic Performance
Published Year: 1980
Authors: John Kraft


The Substitutability Between Money and the Liabilities of Nonbank Financial Intermediaries
Published Year: 1979
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


Public Policy for Solar Energy Development
Published Year: 1977
Authors: L. Rosenberg, John Kraft


Cost Push versus Demand Pull Inflation: An Analysis of the Petroleum Industry
Published Year: 1977
Authors: A. Bopp, John Kraft


Interfuel Substitution in the Industrial Sector
Published Year: 1975
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Controls and Their Impact on the Determination of Wages and Prices in the Manufacturing Sector
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Kraft, B. Roberts, John Kraft


A New Approach to Estimating the Interest Elasticity of the Demand for Money
Published Year: 1973
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


The Use of Cubic Splines in Estimating a Phillips Curve for the United States
Published Year: 1972
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


The Computer and Econometrics
Published Year: 1971
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Computer Applications in Econometrics
Published Year: 1971
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft

Long Energy Transitions: The Global Energy Industry, Investors and the International Firm
Journal: Journal of International Business Studies
Accepted Year: 2017
Authors: John Kraft


Temporal Cross-Section Specification of the Demand of Gasoline
Journal: Energy: An International Journal
Published Year: 1980
Authors: M. Rodekohr, John Kraft


A Note on Cost Push versus Demand Pull Inflation: An Analysis of the Petroleum Industry
Journal: Review of Business and Economic Research
Published Year: 1980
Authors: A. Bopp, John Kraft


Regional Demand for Gasoline: Some Further Evidence
Journal: Journal of Regional Science
Published Year: 1980
Authors: M. Rodekohr, John Kraft


Interfuel Substitution and Energy Consumption in the Industrial Sector
Journal: Applied Energy
Published Year: 1980
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


A Temporal Cross-Section Approach to the Price Equation
Journal: Journal of Econometrics
Published Year: 1979
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


Benefits and Costs of Low Rent Public Housing
Journal: Journal of Regional Science
Published Year: 1979
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Energy Taxes and National Health Insurance
Journal: Energy: An International Journal
Published Year: 1979
Authors: R. Vogel, John Kraft


Crude Oil Price Controls: An Analysis of Their Effects
Journal: Denver Journal of International Law and Policy
Published Year: 1979
Authors: M. Rodekohr, John Kraft


Common Stock Prices: A Reply to Some Further Considerations
Journal: Southern Economic Journal
Published Year: 1978
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Determinants of Common Stock Prices: A Time Series Analysis
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1978
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Estimation of the Liquidity Trap, A Reply
Journal: Review of Economics and Statistics
Published Year: 1978
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


A Regional Demand for Gasoline: A Temporal Cross-Section Specification
Journal: Journal of Regional Science
Published Year: 1978
Authors: M. Rodekohr, John Kraft


On the Relationship between Energy and GNP
Journal: Journal of Energy and Development
Published Year: 1978
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Specifications of Commodity Subsets for Separable Utility Functions, A Review
Journal: Metroeconomica
Published Year: 1977
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Econometric Wage-Price Models and Their Embedded Phillips Curves
Journal: Quarterly Review of Economics and Business
Published Year: 1977
Authors: A. Askin, John Kraft


V-Branch: A Generalized Utility Function
Journal: European Economic Review
Published Year: 1977
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


The Moneyness of Financial Assets
Journal: Applied Economics
Published Year: 1977
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


Stock Prices: Some Observations
Journal: Southern Economic Journal
Published Year: 1977
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Estimation of the Liquidity Trap Using Spline Functions
Journal: Review of Economics and Statistics
Published Year: 1976
Authors: J. Barth, A. Kraft, John Kraft


Income Velocity and Interests Rates: A Time Series Test of Causality
Journal: Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
Published Year: 1976
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Mode Choice Characteristics as Determinants of Inter-urban Transport Demand
Journal: Transportation Research
Published Year: 1976
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Econometric Analysis of a Federal Revenue Sharing Allocation Formula
Journal: Public Finance Quarterly
Published Year: 1976
Authors: J. Barth, J. Bennett, John Kraft


Specifications of Commodity Subsets for Separable Utility Functions
Journal: Applied Economics
Published Year: 1975
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Preference Orderings as Determinants of Transport Mode Choice
Journal: Regional Science and Urban Economics
Published Year: 1975
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


A Portfolio Theoretic Approach to Industrial Diversification and Regional Employment
Journal: Journal of Regional Science
Published Year: 1975
Authors: B. Barth, P. Wiest, John Kraft


Empirical Estimation of the Value of Travel Time Using Multi-Mode Choice Models
Journal: Journal of Econometrics
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Comparison of Regional Elasticities of Substitution: North versus South
Journal: Review of Regional Studies
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


A Re-estimation of the Phillips Curve for the United Kingdom
Journal: Applied Economics
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Estimation of Elasticity of Substitution in American Manufacturing Industry from Pooled Cross-Section and Time Series Observations
Journal: Review of Economics and Statistics
Published Year: 1974
Authors: R. Blair, John Kraft


Similarities and Differences Among Three Models of the Inflation Process with a Preliminary Evaluation of Controls
Journal: Southern Economic Journal
Published Year: 1974
Authors: A. Askin, John Kraft


Air Quality Standards and Their Impact on Northern Appalachia
Journal: Northeast Regional Science Review
Published Year: 1973
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Estimation of the Value of Travel Time: Models Considering Binary and Multi-Mode Choice
Journal: Review of Regional Studies
Published Year: 1973
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


A Cross-Section Comparison of How Individuals Allocate Time: 1960 versus 1970
Journal: Nebraska Journal of Economics and Business
Published Year: 1973
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft


Computer Applications in Econometrics
Journal: Decision Sciences
Published Year: 1973
Authors: A. Kraft, John Kraft

The Florida Outlook
Published Year: 1980
Authors: H. Fishkind, John Kraft