Otto "Toby" Davis-Social and Decision Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Otto "Toby" Davis

WW Cooper University Professor of Economics and Public Policy

April 4, 1934 – May 9, 2006

Select Papers

Davis, Otto A., Hinich, Melvin J., and Ordeshook, Peter C., An Expository development of a mathematical model of the electoral process, The American Political Science Review, Vol. 64, No. 2, June 1970,  426-448.

Davis, Otto A., Dempster, M.A.H., Wildavsky, Arron,  A theory of the budgetary process, The American Political Science Review, Vol. 60, No 3, September 1966,  5120-547.

Barr, James L., and Davis, Otto A., An elementary political and economic theory of the expenditures of local governments, Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 33, No 2, October 1966, 149-165.

Davis, Otto A., DeGroot, Morris H., and Hinich, Melvin, Social preference orderings and majority rule, Econometrica, Vol. 40, No. 1 January 1972,  147-157.

Davis, Otto A., and Whinston, Andrew,  Externalities, welfare, and the theory of games, Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 70, No. 3, June, 241-262.

Heinz School Memorial Page

http://www.cmu.edu/memorials/toby_davis/photos/