Publications

AuthorsTitleJournalYear
Winston, Clifford and Jia YanVehicle Size Choice and Automobile Externalities: A Dynamic AnalysisForthcoming in the Journal of Econometrics2019
Jessup, E., S.P. Galinato, Z. Alisheva, and J.B. Eustice.Pacific Northwest Container Availability StudyFinal Report submitted to USDA ARS Transportation Service Division2019
Jia Yan, Xiaowen Fu, Kun Wang and Tae OumAirline horizontal mergers and productivity: Empirical evidence from a quasi-natural
experiment in China
International Journal of Industrial Organization:Volume 622019
Jia Yan, Xiaowen Fu, H. Jin, X, S. Liu and Tae
Oum
Exploring network effects of point-to-point networks: An investigation of the spatial patterns of Southwest Airlines’ networkTransport Policy: Volume 762019
Jia Yan, Tae Oum, Kun Wang
Measuring the effects of open skies agreements on bilateral passenger flow and service
trades: a synthetic control approach applied to Canada data
Transport Policy:pp. 1-142019
Brady, M., Padowski, J., Yoder, J., Jessup, E., Christensen, D., Yang, Q., and B. Anderson.Mitigating
Groundwater Impacts of Residential Wells through Small-Scale Distributed Storage in the Skagit River Basin
Journal of the American Water Resources Association: Volume 55, No. 62019
Jessup, Eric L., Sal Hernandez, Jason Anderson and Suzette Galinato. Idaho Statewide Freight Data
& Supply-Chain Analysis
Final Report to the Idaho Transportation Department2019
Zhou, Y., Jessup, E., and Xiaodong Lang.Improved Methodology for Benefit Estimation of Highway
Pavement Projects.
Research in Transportation Economics: Volume 77, ISSN: 0739-88592019
Claveria, J., Hernandez, S., Anderson, J.C., Jessup, E.Understanding Truck Driver Behavior with
Respect to Cell Phone Use and Vehicle Operation
Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behavior: 65 (2019), pp. 389-401.2019
Jessup, Eric L., You Zhou & Lang, E. Improved Methodology for Benefit Estimation of Preservation
Projects
Final Report to the Washington Department of Transportation2018
Anderson, J. C., Salvador Hernandez, Eric Jessup and S. North.Perceived Safe and Adequate Parking: A Random Parameters Binary Logit Analysis of Truck Drivers Opinions in the Pacific Northwest.International Journal of Transportation Science and Technology: Vol. 7, Issue 1, Pages 89-102, March, 2018.2018
Jia Yan,Yibin Xiao, Xiaowen Fu and
Tae Oum

Modeling airport capacity choice with real options
Transportation Research Part B: Methodological2017
Hernandez, Salvador, Eric Jessup, Jason Anderson and Eric NorthUncovering Confounding
Factors of Large Truck Crashes and Safety Critical Events: An Exploratory Analysis of
Northwest Truck Driver Survey
Transportation Research Forum Annual Conference Paper2017
Lang, Eric and Eric JessupAn Improved Methodology to Evaluate the Benefits of Highway
Preservation
Washington State Department of Transportation, Research Report2017
Jessup, Eric and Ken Casavant.Pacific Northwest Transportation Capacity and Washington Grain
Exports

Washington Agribusiness Status and Outlook2017
Brady, Michael, J.C. Padowski, Eric Jessup, Q. Yang and Jon Yoder. Skagit Basin Water Mitigation
Feasibility Assessment
Washington State Department of Ecology, Final Report 2016
Blanton, Bruce, Ken Casavant and Eric Jessup. USDA Study of Agricultural and Rural Transportation
Needs
USDA Final Report2016
Jia Yan, Zheng Lei, Xiaowen Fu and Kun Wang Low cost carrier competition and route entry in an emerging but regulated aviation market – The case of ChinaTransportation Research part A: Practice and Policy2015
Winston, Clifford and Jia YanOpen Skies: Estimating Travelers’ Benefits from Free Trade in Airline ServicesAmerican Economic Journal: Economic Policy:Volume 72015
Jia Yan ,Laingo
Randrianarisoa, Denis Bolduc, Yap Yin Choo and Tae Oum
Effects of Corruption on Efficiency of the European AirportsTransportation Research Part A: Practice and Policy2015
Xiaowen Fu, Tae H. Oum, and Jia YanAn Analysis of Travel Demand in Japan’s Inter-city Market: Empirical Estimation and
Policy Simulation
Journal of Transport Economics and Policy2014
Tae Oum and Jia YanThe Effect of Government Corruption on the Efficiency of U.S. Commercial AirportsJournal of Urban Economics2014
Winston, Clifford and Jia YanDesigning a Market for Privatized Airports: the Case of San Francisco Bay AreaJournal of Public Economics2014
Fu, Xiaowen, Tae H. Oum, and Jia YanAn Analysis of Travel Demand in Japan’s Inter-city Market: Empirical Estimation and Policy SimulationJournal of Transport Economics and Policy: Volume 48 Number 1, pages 97-113, January 2014.2014
Holmgren, Mark and Vicki McCracken.What Affects Demand for “The Greatest Snow On Earth?"Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management: Volume 23 Number 1, pages 1-20, January 2014.2014
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson.NCFRP Report 26. Guidebook for Developing Subnational Commodity Flow DataTransportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., 2013.2013
Simmons, Sara, Ken Casavant, and Jeremy SageReal-Time Assessment of the Columbia-Snake River Extended Lock Outage: Process and ImpactsTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board: Number 2330, pages 95-102, 2013.2013
Taylor, Justin, Ken Casavant, Jeremy Sage, Danna L. Moore, and Barb Ivanov."The Economic Impact of Increased Congestion for Freight-Dependent Businesses in Washington State." Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 52 Number 3, pages 25-39, Fall 2013.2013
Taylor, Justin, Ken Casavant, Jeremy Sage, Dana Moore, and Barbara Ivanov.The Economic Impact of Increased Congestion for Freight-Dependent Businesses in Washington State.DRAFT2013
Wang, Zun, Jeremy Sage, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, Ken Casavant, and Rachel Knutson.A Framework for Determining Highway Truck-Freight Benefits and Economic Impacts. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 52 Number 2, pages 27-43, Summer 2013.2013
Sage, Jeremy, Vicki McCracken, and Rayna Sage. Bridging the Gap: Do Farmers’ Markets Help Alleviate Impacts of Food Deserts? American Journal of Agricultural Economics: Volume 95 Number 5, pages 1273-1279, June 2013.2013
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeff Joireman, and Ken Casavant.Relating Values and Consideration of Future and Immediate Consequences to Consumer Preference for Biofuels: A Three-Dimensional Social Dilemma Analysis. Journal of Environmental Psychology: Volume 34, pages 97-108, June 2013.2013
Yan, Jia and Tae Hoon Oum.Effects of Government Quality and Institutional Choice on Efficiency of the U.S. Commercial Airports. 2013
McCracken, Vicki, Jeremy Sage, and Rayna Sage. Do Farmers’ Markets Ameliorate Food Deserts? Focus: Volume 29 Number 1, pages 21-26, 2012.2012
McCracken, Vicki, Jeremy Sage, and Rayna Sage. Bridging the Gap: Do Farmers’ Markets Help Alleviate Impacts of Food Deserts? Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Paper. 2012.2012
Yan, Jia. A Handbook of Transport EconomicsJournal of Regional Science: Volume 52 Number 5, 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winston. Designing a Privatized Market: The Case of San Francisco Bay Area Airports. December 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winston.Designing a Privatized Market: The Case of San Francisco Bay Area Airports Appendix which describes the technical details of BLP GMM estimation. December 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winson. Open Skies: Estimating the Benefits of Free Trade in Airline Services. November 2012.2012
Corsi, Thomas, Ken Casavant, and Tim A. Graciano. A Preliminary Investigation of Private Railcars in North America. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 51 Number 1, Spring 2012.2012
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson. NCFRP – Developing Subnational Commodity Flow Databases Subtask Report: Demonstration of Application of Establishment Survey. Prepared for the National Cooperative Freight Research Program. December 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeff Joireman, and Ken Casavant.FPTI Working Paper #3. “Investigating Consumer Preferences for Biofuels: The Effects of the Consideration of Future Consequences.” December 2011.2011
Newkirk, Jonathan.A report on the 9th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods “Scoping the Future While Staying on Track” Termas de Puyehue, Chile, organized by the International Steering Committe For Travel Survey Conferences. 14-18 November 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jia Yan, and Ken Casavant.Spatial Differences in Price Elasticity of Demand for Ethanol.
Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 50 Number 3, Fall 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk and Ken Casavant.FPTI Working Paper #2. “The Relationship Between U.S. Transport Infrastructure Improvements and International Trade.” August 2011.2011
Diem Nguyen, Vicki McCracken, Ken Casavant, and Eric Jessup.Geographic location, ownership and profitability of Washington log trucking companies. Regional Science Policy and Practice: Volume 3 Number 2, June 2011.2011
Casavant, Ken, Eric Jessup, Marvin E. Prater, Bruce Blanton, Pierre Bahizi, Daniel Nibarger, Johnny Hill, and Isaac Weingram.Rail Rate and Revenue Changes Since the Staggers Act. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 50 Number 1, Spring 2011.2011
Casavant, Ken.Rail-to-Rail Competition and Its Importance to Agriculture. Wheat Life: April 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeremy Sage and Eric Jessup. FPTI Working Paper #1. “Transportation and Logistics for Biofuel Feedstock.” March 2011.2011
Holmgren, M., Casavant, K., & Jessup, E.L.Evaluation of Fuel Usage Factors in Construction for
Oregon
Final Report to the Oregon Department of Transportation Technical Advisory2010
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson. NCFRP 20: Developing Sub-National Commodity Flow Data. Task 1 and 2 Report – Review of sub-national Commodity Flow Data Development Efforts and National Freight-Related Data Sets. Prepared for National Cooperative Freight Research Program, Spring 2010.2010
Prater, Marvin E., Ken Casavant, Eric Jessup, Bruce Blanton, Pierre Bahizi, Daniel Nibarger, and Isaac Weingram. Rail Competition Changes Since the Staggers Act. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 49 Number 3, Fall 2010.2010
Goodchild, Anne., Jessup, Eric, Ta, Cha., Pitera, Kelly., Andreoli, Derik., & McCormack, EdTRANSNOW Final Report: State Freight System ResiliencyWSDOT Technical Report: 61-59132009
Casavant, K., L. Mason, D. Nguyen, and E. Jessup. Economics and Safety in the Log Trucking Industry in Washington. Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, OR, March 2009, also submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum 2009
Chen, J., H. Khachatryan, C. Frear, S. Chen, and E. Jessup.“Techno-Economic Analysis of Waste to Energy Process Based On Biorefinery Process Models.” Proceedings, The American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Nashville, TN, November 2009.2009
Goodchild, A., E. Jessup, C. Ta, K. Pitera, D. Andreoli, and E. McCormack.“TRANSNOW Final Report: State Freight System Resiliency.” WSDOT Technical Report 61-5913, July 2009.2009
Gossard, M., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A Further Analysis of An Environmental Paradox: Global Warming, Salmon Restoration and Wheat Transportation in the Pacific Northwest. Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum , May 2009.2009
Jessup, E.“Weigh-in-Motion / Permanent Traffic Recording Site Evaluation.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, OR, March 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L. “Improved Methods of Evaluating PTR/WIM Data Collection Locations for Statewide Freight Data Redundancies and Gaps.”Article was submitted to the Transportation Research Record , March 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L. and K. Cullen. “Utilizing GIS for Seamless Statewide Transportation Infrastructure Investments.” Article was submitted to the Transportation Research Record, March 2009.2009
Jessup, E. and S. Meenach. Transportation Optimization Modeling for Washington State Hay Shipments: Mode and Cost Implications Due to Loss of Container Services at the Port of Portland. Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, June 2009.2009
Jessup, E. and G. Monson.“Estimating Firm and Industry Level Costs Resulting from Catastrophic Events at West Coast Container Ports.” Article to be submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, July 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L., and J. Sage.“Washington State Community and Technical Colleges Transportation Access Study: Final Report.”Final Report to the Washington State Community and Technical Colleges Mission Task Force, July 2009.2009
Jessup, E., K. Casavant, C. Lawson, and M. Gossard. “Utilizing Mail and Fax Surveys to Collect Truck Trip Data Details: Case Study of Portland, Oregon.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, May 2009.2009
Jessup, E., K. Casavant, C. Lawson, and M. Gossard.“Comparison of Known vs. Unknown Survey List in Producing Truck Trip Data Details.” Research Note submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, June 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., K. Casavant, and E.L. Jessup.“Cellulosic Feedstock Collection and Transportation Costs in the State of Washington.”Interim Research Report to the Washington State Department of Ecology, February 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., K. Casavant, and E.L. Jessup.“Biomass Inventory Technology and Economics Assessment: Collection and Distribution Cost Curves.”Final Research Report for the Washington State Department of Ecology, June 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A GIS-based Estimation of Regional Biomass Supply and Transportation Costs for Biofuel Plant Least-Cost Location Decisions. Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, Oregon, March 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.Derivation of Crop Residue Feedstock Supply Curves Using Geographic Information Systems. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 48, Number 1, pages 5 – 21, Spring 2009.2009
Moore, D., X. George, E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. “Assessing Economic Impact of Road Closures: A Case Study of the I-5 and I-90 Closures in Washington State.” Article was submitted to the Journal of Supply Chain Management, June 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., F. Inaba, and E. Jessup. “Neighborhood Effects and Demand for Transportation: An Application of a Spatial Tobit Model.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Applied Econometrics, July 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Impacts of the Pacific Northwest’s Soft White Wheat Marketing Plan on Grain Transportation Shipments.”Article to be submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, July 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. “Impacts of Identity Preserved Wheat Shipments on Grain Transportation Shipments in the State of Washington.” Article was submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, August 2009.2009
Sancewich, B., J. McCluskey, E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1998: Agribusiness Shipper’s Response to Regulatory Change.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Maritime Transport, July 2009.2009
Fujisawa, K., A. Goodchild, and E.L. Jessup. “Regional Freight Transportation Modeling for Policy Analysis: Warehousing District Migration and Regional Impacts.”Article submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, October, 2008. 2008
Khachatryan, H. and E. Jessup.Spatial Investigation of Mineral Transportation Characteristics in the State of Washington. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 47. Number 1, p. 43-55, Spring 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A Geographic Information Systems Approach to Estimating Delivered Cost of Energy Feedstocks. Proceedings, Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, June, 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Estimating Distribution Costs for Cellulosic Ethanol: Origin-Destination Route Optimization using Geographic Information Systems.” Proceedings, Regional Science Association International (RSAI), Brooklyn, NY, November 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A GIS-Based Estimation of Regional Biomass Supply and Transportation Costs for Biofuel Plant Least-Cost Location Decisions. Article submitted to the Transportation Research Record, November 2008.2008
Peterson, S. and E. Jessup. Evaluating the Relationship between Transportation Infrastructure and Economic Activity: Evidence from Washington State. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 47, Number 2, pages 21-39, Summer 2008.2008
Winston, C. and J. Yan.U.S. Highway Privatization and Motorists’ Heterogeneous Preferences. Working Paper 2008-20, Revised June 2009.2008
Yan, J., X. Sun, and J.J. Liu. Assessing Container Operator Efficiency with Heterogeneous and Time-Varying Production Frontiers. Forthcoming in Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 2008. 2008
Yan, J., X. Fu, and T. Oum.Exploring Network Effects of Point-to-Point Networks: An Investigation of the Spatial Entry Patterns of Southwest Airlines. Working Paper 2008-21.2008

Contact

For more information regarding the Transportation Research Group at WSU, please contact:

Eric Jessup
eric_jessup@wsu.edu
509-335-4987

Jia Yan
jiay@wsu.edu
509-335-7809

Secretary
509-335-8489

Washington State University