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Archive originally compiled by Paul H. Rubin, 2002.

2017

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Daniel Levy and Avichai Snir
17-01
End of 9-Endings and Price Perceptions Feb 2017
Haipeng Chen, Daniel Levy, and Avichai Snir
17-02
Potterian Economics Feb 2017

2016

2015

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Ian M. McCarthy and Michael Darden
15-01
Quality Ratings and Premiums in the Medicare Advantage Market Jan 2015
Lorenzo Almada, Ian M. McCarthy, and Rusty Tchernis
15-02
What Can We Learn about the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting? Feb 2015
Caroline Fohlin, Thomas Gehrig, and Marlene Haas 15-03 Rumors and Runs in Opaque Markets: Evidence from the Panic of 1907 Apr 2015
Kaiji Chen, Zheng Song, and Yikai Wang 15-04 Precautionary Corporate Liquidity May 2015
Kaiji Chen and Tao Zha 15-05 Lending Efficiency Shocks May 2015
Chun Chang, Kaiji Chen, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha 15-06 Trends and Cycles in China's Macroeconomy May 2015
Feridoon Koohi-Kamali, R. Liu, and Y. Liu 15-07 Analysis of Child Gender Discrimination Based on Adults' Consumption Patterns: Microdata Evidence from China June 2015
Feridoon Koohi-Kamali and Yibin Liu 15-08 Measuring Child Poverty by the Rothbarth Scales: Estimates for an Urban Chinese East Coast Province June 2015
Feridoon Koohi-Kamali and Ran Liu 15-09 U.S. Multidimensional Poverty by Race and Motherhood: Evidence from Pennsylvania Census Data July 2015

2014

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Kaiji Chen and Edouard Wemy
14-01
Investment-Specific Technology Shocks: The Source of Anticipated TFP Fluctuations Feb 2014
Sue H. Mialon and Seung Han Yoo 14-02 Employers' Preference for Discrimination May 2014
Willie Belton, Yameen Huq, and Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere
14-03
Diversity and Social Capital in the U.S.: A Tale of Conflict, Contact, or Total Mistrust? Aug 2014
Seunghoon Na, Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe, Martin Uribe, and Vivian Z. Yue
14-04
A Model of the Twin DS: Optimal Default and Devaluation Aug 2014
George Alessandria, Sangeeta Pratap, and Vivian Z. Yue
14-05
Export Dynamics in Large Devaluations Aug 2014
Urban J. Jermann and Vivian Z. Yue
14-06
Interest Rate Swaps and Corporate Default Aug 2014
Ian M. McCarthy, Daniel L. Millimet, and Manan Roy
14-07
Bounding Treatment Effects: Stata Command for the Partial Identification of the Average Treatment Effect with Endogenous and Misreported Treatment Assignment Aug 2014
Ian M. McCarthy
14-08
Putting the Patient in Patient Reported Outcomes: A Robust Methodology for Health Outcomes Assessment Aug 2014
Ian M. McCarthy
14-09
Eliminating Aggregation Bias when Estimating Treatment Effects on Combined Outcomes with Applications to Quality of Life Assessment Aug 2014
Sue H. Mialon
14-10
Declining Moral Standards and the Role of Law Aug 2014
Feridoon Koohi-Kamali
14-11
Household Size, Economies of Scale, and Public Goods in Consumption: A Proposal to Resolve the Food Share "Paradox" Aug 2014
Yichen Gao, Zheng Li, and Zhongjian Lin
14-12
Semiparametric Estimation of Partially Linear Varying Coefficient Models with Time Trend and Nonstationary Regressors Aug 2014
Christina DePasquale
14-13
Hospital Consolidation and the Nurse Labor Market Sep 2014
Christina DePasquale and Kevin Stange
14-14
Labor Supply Effects of Occupational Regulation: Evidence from the Nurse Licensure Compact Sep 2014
Caroline Fohlin
14-15

Financial Systems and Economic Development in Historical Perspective

Nov 2014
Caroline Fohlin 14-16 A Brief History of Investment Banking from Medieval Times to the Present Nov 2014

2013

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

David Frisvold
13-01
Nutrition and Cognitive Achievement: An Evaluation of the School Breakfast Program
Mar 2013
Andrew Young, Matthew Higgins, and Daniel Levy
13-02
Heterogenous Convergence
Apr 2013
Daniel Levy and Avichai Snir
13-03
Shrinking Goods
Apr 2013
Paul H. Rubin and Joanna Shepherd
13-04
The Economic Analysis of Criminal Law
Aug 2013
Esfandiar Maasoumi and Le Wang
13-05
The Gender Earnings Gap: Measurement and Analysis
Aug 2013
Esfandiar Maasoumi and Jeffrey S. Racine
13-06
A Solution to Aggregation and an Application to Multidimensional "Well-being" Frontiers
Aug 2013
Simone Giannerini, Esfandiar Maasoumi, and Estela Bee Dagum
13-07
Entropy Testing for Nonlinearity in Time Series
Aug 2013
Esfandiar Maasoumi, Biwei Su, and Almas Heshmati
13-08
Analysis of Stochastic Dominance Ranking of Chinese Income Distributions by Household Attributes
Aug 2013
Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
13-09
Explicit Evidence of an Implicit Contract
Aug 2013
Maria Arbatskaya and Hideo Konishi
13-10
Consumer Referrals
Oct 2013
Maria Arbatskaya and Hideo Konishi
13-11
A Theory of Consumer Referral: Revisited
Oct 2013
Junghoon Lee
13-12
The Impact of Idiosyncratic Uncertainty When Investment Opportunities Are Endogenous
Dec 2013
Updated Aug 2014
Sue Mialon
13-13
Prejudice and Competitive Signaling
Dec 2013
Updated Jul 2014

2012

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Sue Mialon and and Samiran Banerjee
12-01
Regulation of Internet Access
Jan 2012
Revised August 2014
Kaz Miyagiwa and Yasuhiro Sato
12-02
Free Entry, Regulatory Competition, and Globalization
Mar 2012
Kaz Miyagiwa and Yuka Ohno
12-03
International Harmonization of the Patent-Issuing Rules
Mar 2012
Chia-Lin Chang, Esfandiar Maasoumi, and Michael McAleer
12-04
Robust Ranking of Journal Quality: An Application to Economics
Mar 2012
C. Monica Capra, Bing Jiang, Jan Engelmann, and Gregory Berns
12-05
Can Personality Type Explain Heterogeneity in Probability Distortions?
Apr 2012
Avichai Snir, Daniel Levy, Alex Gotler, and Haipeng Chen
12-06
Not All Price Endings Are Created Equal: Price Points and Asymmetric Price Rigidity
Oct 2012

2011

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Kaz Miyagiwa
11-01
It's Now or Never: Deadlines and Cooperation
Feb 2011
Kaz Miyagiwa and Paul Rubin
11-02
Why is Medical Care Expensive in the U.S.?
Mar 2011
Michael Hammock and Paul Rubin
11-03
Applications Want to Be Free: Privacy Against Information
Mar 2011
Avichai Snir and Daniel Levy
11-04
Shrinking Goods and Sticky Prices: Theory and Evidence
Mar 2011
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
11-05
The Welfare Effect of International Cost Harmonization
Mar 2011
Andrew T. Young, Matthew J. Higgins, and Daniel Levy
11-06
Heterogeneous Convergence
Mar 2011
Tilman Klumpp
11-07
Populism, Partisanship, and the Funding of Political Campaigns
Apr 2011
Kaz Miyagiwa and Aminata Sissoko
11-08
The Duration of Research Joint Ventures: Theory and Evidence from the Eureka Program
May 2011

2010

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Leonard Carlson
10-01
Similar Societies, Different Solutions: United States Indian Policy in Light of Australian Policy Towards Aboriginal Peoples
Feb 2010
Zheng Liu, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha
10-02
Sources of Macroeconomic Fluctuations: A Regime-switching DSGE Approach
Apr 2010
Rogger E. A. Farmer, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha
10-03
Minimal State Variable Solutions to Markov-switching Rational Expectations Models
Apr 2010
Maria Arbatskaya and Hideo Konishi
10-04
Referrals in Search Markets
Jul 2010
Maria Arbatskaya and Hugo Mialon
10-05
Dynamic Multiactivity Contests
Jul 2010
John Komlos and Leonard Carlson
10-06
Anthropometric History of Native Americans, c. 1820-1890
Jul 2010
Revised Jan 2012
Jason Fletcher and David Frisvold
10-07
College Quality and Young Adult Health Behaviors
Aug 2010
Daniel Levy, Dongwon Lee, Allan Chen, Robert Kauffman, and Mark Bergen
10-08
Price Points and Price Rigidity
Aug 2010
Kaz Miyagiwa, Huasheng Song, and Hylke Vandenbussche
10-09
Innovation, Antidumping, Retaliation
Oct 2010
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
10-10
Exporting Versus Foreign Direct Investment: Learning through Propinquity
Oct 2010
Jason Fletcher and David Frisvold
10-11
The Long Run Health Returns to College Quality
Nov 2010
Daniel F. Waggoner and Tao Zha
10-12
Confronting Model Misspecification in Macroeconomics
Nov 2010
David Frisvold and Ezra Golberstein
10-13
The Effect of School Quality on Black-White Health Differences: Evidence from Segregated Southern Schools
Dec 2010

2009

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Hugo Mialon, Sue Mialon, and Max Stinchcombe
09-01
Torture in Counterterrorism: Agency Incentives and Slippery Slopes
Jan 2009
Revised: July 2011
Levent Bulut
09-02
Market Disciplining of the Developing Countries' Sovereign Governments
Jan 2009
Revised Sep 2009
Tetyana Molodtsova, Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevsky, and David H. Papell
09-03
Taylor Rules and the Euro
Feb 2009
Kaz Miyagiwa
09-04
First-to-invent Versus First-to-file: Invention and International Patent Law Harmonization
Mar 2009
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
09-05
Foreign Direct Investment and the Welfare Effects of Cost Harmonization
Apr 2009
David Frisvold and Julie C. Lumeng
09-06
Expanding Exposure: Can Increasing the Daily Duration of Head Start Reduce Childhood Obesity?
Apr 2009
Sue Mialon
09-07
Product-bundling and Incentives for Merger and Strategic Alliance
June 2009
Revised: July 2011
Jason Fletcher, David Frisvold, and Nathan Tefft
09-08
The Effects of Soft Drink Taxes on Child and Adolescent Consumption and Weight Outcomes
Aug 2009
Kaz Miyagiwa
09-09
International Harmonization of the Patent-awarding Rules
Dec 2009
Zheng Liu, Pengfei Wang, and Tao Zha
09-10
Do Credit Constraints Amplify Macroeconomic Fluctuations?
Dec 2009

2008

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
08-01
Federal, State, and Local Governments: Evaluating Their Separate Roles in U.S. Growth
Feb 2008
Daniel Levy, Georg Müller, Haipeng (Allan) Chen, Mark Bergen, and Shantanu Dutta
08-02
Holiday Price Rigidity and Cost of Price Adjustment
Feb 2008
Kevin X. D. Huang, Zheng Liu, and Tao Zha
08-03
Learning, Adaptive Expectations, and Technology Shocks
May 2008
Esfandiar Maasoumi and Maria Ana Lugo
08-04
The Information Basis of Multivariate Poverty Assessments
Jun 2008
Qi Li, Esfandiar Maasoumi, and Jeffrey S. Racine
08-05
A Nonparametric Test for Equality of Distributions with Mixed Categorical and Continuous Data
Oct 2008
Esfandiar Maasoumi and Jeffrey S. Racine
08-06
A Robust Entropy-based Test of Asymmetry for Discrete and Continuous Processes
Oct 2008
Esfandiar Maasoumi, Daniel L. Millimet, and Dipanwita Sarkar
08-07
Who Benefits from Marriage?
Oct 2008
Jason M. Fletcher, David Frisvold, and Nathan Tefft
08-08
Can Soft Drink Taxes Reduce Population Weight?
Oct 2008
Daniel Levy, Dongwon Lee, Haipeng Chen, Robert Kauffman, and Mark Bergen
08-09
Price Points and Price Rigidity
Oct 2008
Hugo Mialon and Sue Mialon
08-10
The Economics of Search Warrants
Oct 2008
Zheng Liu, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha
08-11
Sources of the Great Moderation: Shocks, Frictions, or Monetary Policy?
Nov 2008
Zheng Liu and Louis Phaneuf
08-12
Do Nominal Rigidities Matter for the Transmission of Technology Shocks?
Nov 2008
Jason M. Fletcher and David Frisvold
08-13
Higher Education and Health Investments: Does More Schooling Affect Preventive Health Care Use?
Nov 2008

2007

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
07-01
Black Populations and Economic Growth: An Extreme Bounds Analysis of Mississippi County-level Data
Jan 2007
Avichai Snir and Daniel Levy
07-02
Human Capital and Economic Growth in the Potterian Economy
Feb 2007
Daniel Levy, Haipeng (Allan) Chen, Sourav Ray, and Mark Bergen
07-03
Asymmetric Price Adjustment in the Small
Feb 2007
Kaz Miyagiwa
07-04
Holdup and Repeated Interaction: The Case of Complementary Monopoly
Feb 2007
Kaz Miyagiwa
07-05
Collusion and Research Joint Ventures
Mar 2007
Seiichi Katayama and Kaz Miyagiwa
07-06
FDI as a Signal of Quality
Mar 2007
Kaz Miyagiwa and Chris Papageorgiou
07-07
Endogenous Aggregate Elasticity of Substitution
Mar 2007
Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
07-08
Robust Correlates of County-level Growth in the U.S.
May 2007
Stefan Krause and Fabio Méndez
07-09
Corruption and Elections: An Empirical Study for a Cross-section of Countries
Jun 2007
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
07-10
Export, Foreign Direct Investment, and Joint Ventures: Learning the Rival's Costs through Propinquity
Jul 2007
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
07-11
Foreign Direct Investment and Cost Uncertainty: Correlation and Learning Effects
Jul 2007
Zheng Liu, Daniel F. Waggoner, and Tao Zha
07-12
Asymmetric Expectation Effects of Regime Shifts and the Great Moderation
Jul 2007
Lindsay Jones and Stefan Krause
07-13
Latin American Banking Fragility: An Assessment of the Role Played by Foreign Banks
Aug 2007
Samiran Banerjee and James H. Murphy
07-14
Do Rational Demand Estimates Differ From Irrational Ones? Evidence from an Induced Budget Experiment
Sep 2007
Hashem Dezhbakhsh and Paul Rubin
07-15
From the "Econometrics of Capital Punishment" to the "Capital Punishment" of Econometrics: On the Use and Abuse of Sensitivity Analysis
Sep 2007
Levent Bulut
07-16
External Debts and Current Account Adjustments
Oct 2007

2006

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Monica Capra and Lei Li
06-01
Conformity in Contribution Games: Gender and Group Effects
Jan 2006
Monica Capra and Tomomi Tanaka
06-02
Communication and the Extraction of Natural Renewable Resources with Threshold Externalities
Feb 2006
Elena Pesavento and Barbara Rossi
06-03
Impulse Response Confidence Intervals for Persistent Data: What Have We Learned?
Mar 2006
Stefan Krause and Fabio Méndez
06-04
Does Opportunism Pay Off? A Study of Vote Functions and Policy Preferences
May 2006
Daniel Levy
06-05
Price Adjustment Under the Table: Evidence on Efficiency-enhancing Corruption
Jul 2006
Elena Pesavento
06-06
Near-optimal Unit Root Tests with Stationary Covariate with Better Finite Sample Size
Jul 2006
Monica Capra, Shireen Meer, and Kelli Lanier
06-07
The Effects of Induced Mood on Bidding in Random N-th Price Auctions
Jul 2006
Daniel Levy
06-08
Price Rigidity and Flexibility: Recent Theoretical Developments
Jul 2006
Hui He and Zheng Liu
06-09
Investment-specific Technological Change, Skill Accumulation, and Wage Inequality
Aug 2006
Mark J. Zbaracki, Mark Bergen, and Daniel Levy
06-10
The Anatomy of a Price Cut: Discovering Organizational Sources of the Costs of Price Adjustment
Aug 2006
Daniel Levy
06-11
Price Rigidity and Flexibility: New Empirical Evidence
Sep 2006
Georg Müller, Mark Bergen, Shantanu Dutta, and Daniel Levy
06-12
Holiday Nonprice Rigidity and Cost of Adjustment
Sep 2006
Stefan Krause and Felix Rioja
06-13
Financial Development and Monetary Policy Efficiency
Sep 2006
Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
06-14
Federal, State, and Local Governments: Evaluating Their Separate Roles in U.S. Growth
Nov 2006
Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
06-15
Heterogeneous Convergence
Nov 2006
Jota Ishikawa and Kaz Miyagiwa
06-16
Price Undertakings, VERs, and Foreign Direct Investment
Nov 2006

2005

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Stefan Krause and Fabio Méndez
05-01
Institutions, Arrangements, and Preferences for Inflation Stability: Evidence and Lessons from a Panel Data Analysis
Jan 2005
Graham Elliott and Elena Pesavento
05-02
Higher Power Tests for Bilateral Failure of PPP after 1973
Jan 2005
Elena Pesavento
05-03
Residuals Based Tests for the Null of No Cointegration: An Analytical Comparison
Jan 2005
Susana Cabrera, Monica Capra, and Rosario Gómez
05-04
Introspection in One-shot Traveler's Dilemma Games
Jan 2005
Monica Capra, Matilde Fernández, and Irene Ramírez-Comeig
05-05
Moral Hazard and Collateral as Screening Device: Empirical and Experimental Evidence
Jan 2005
Zheng Liu and Evi Pappa
05-06
Gains from International Monetary Policy Coordination: Does It Pay to Be Different?
Jan 2005
Kevin X. D. Huang, Zheng Liu, and Qi Zhu
05-07
Temptation and Self-Control: Some Evidence from the Consumer Expenditure Survey
Jan 2005
Monica Capra, Tomomi Tanaka, Colin Camerer, Lauren Munyan, Veronica Sovero, Lisa Wang, and Charles Noussair
05-08
The Impact of Simple Institutions in Experimental Economies with Poverty Traps
Feb 2005
Laurent Denant-Boemont, David Masclet, and Charles Noussair
05-09
Announcement, Observation, and Honesty in the Voluntary Contributions Game
Feb 2005
Berrak Buyukkarabacak and Stefan Krause
05-10
Studying the Effects of Household and Firm Credit on the Trade Balance: The Allocation of Funds Matters
Feb 2005
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Céline Nauges
05-11
Boutique Fuels and Market Power
Feb 2005
Georg Müller, Mark Bergen, Shantanu Dutta, and Daniel Levy
05-12
Private Label Price Rigidity During Holiday Periods
Mar 2005
Sourav Ray, Haipeng (Allan) Chen, Mark Bergen, and Daniel Levy
05-13
Asymmetric Wholesale Pricing: Theory and Evidence
Mar 2005
Mahmut Yasar and Catherine J. Morrison Paul
05-14
Foreign Technology Transfer and Productivity: Evidence from a Matched Sample
Mar 2005
Hisham Foad
05-15
Europe Without Borders? The Effect of the EMU on Relative Prices
Apr 2005
Hisham Foad
05-16
Currency Unions, Options, and Foreign Direct Investment
Apr 2005
Maria Arbatskaya
05-17
An Efficiency Argument for Balanced Transaction Costs
Apr 2005
Mark Zbaracki, Mark Bergen, Shantanu Dutta, Daniel Levy, and Mark Ritson
05-18
Beyond the Cost of Price Adjustment: Investments in Pricing Capital
May 2005
Andrew T. Young and Daniel Levy
05-19
Explicit Evidence on an Implicit Contract
Jun 2005
Maria Arbatskaya
05-20
Buy Now, Search Later: A Model of Low-price Guarantees with Post-purchase Search
Jul 2005
Maria Arbatskaya and Hideo Konishi
05-21
Referrals in Search Markets
Jul 2005
Sue Mialon
05-22
Efficient Horizontal Mergers: The Effects of Internal Capital Reallocation and Organizational Form
Aug 2005
R. Preston McAfee, Hugo Mialon, and Sue Mialon
05-23
Private Versus Public Antitrust Enforcement: A Strategic Analysis
Aug 2005
R. Preston McAfee, Hugo Mialon, and Sue Mialon
05-24
Private Antitrust Litigation: Procompetitive or Anticompetitive?
Aug 2005
R. Preston McAfee, Hugo Mialon, and Sue Mialon
05-25
Does Large Price Discrimination Imply Great Market Power?
Aug 2005
Hugo Mialon and Sue Mialon
05-26
The Effects of the Fourth Amendment: A Strategic Model of Crime and Search
Aug 2005
Maria Arbatskaya and Hugo Mialon
05-27
Two Activity Contests
Aug 2005
Avichai Snir and Daniel Levy
05-28
Popular Perceptions and Political Economy in the Contrived World of Harry Potter
Sep 2005
Matthew J. Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew T. Young
05-29
Growth and Convergence across the U.S.: Evidence from County-level Data
Sep 2005
Anthony Creane and Kaz Miyagiwa
05-30
Information and Disclosure in Strategic Trade Policy
Nov 2005
Alex Coad
05-31
Testing the Principle of "Growth of the Fitter": The Relationship between Profits and Firm Growth
Nov 2005

2004

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Matthew Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew Young
04-01
Heterogeneity in Convergence Rates and Income Determination across U.S. States: Evidence from County-level Data
Jan 2004
Matthew Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew Young
04-02
Many Types of Human Capital and Many Roles in U.S. Growth: Evidence from County-level Educational Attainment Data
Feb 2004
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Eithan Hochman, Chieko Umetsu, and David Zilberman
04-03
Privatizing Water Distribution
Mar 2004
Mark Bergen, Daniel Levy, Sourav Ray, Paul Rubin, and Benjamin Zeliger
04-04
When Little Things Mean a Lot: On the Inefficiency of Item Pricing Laws
Jun 2004
Daniel Levy and Andrew Young
04-05
"The Real Thing": Nominal Price Rigidity of the Nickel Coke, 1886-1959
Jun 2004
Eric Iksoon Im, Ujjayant Chakravorty, and James Roumasset
04-06
Discontinuous Extraction of a Nonrenewable Resource
Jun 2004
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Bertrand Magné, and Michel Moreaux
04-07
Can Nuclear Power Solve the Kyoto Protocol?
Jul 2004
Daniel Levy, Hainpeng (Allan) Chen, Sourav Ray, and Mark Bergen
04-08
Asymmetric Price Adjustment in the Small: An Implication of Rational Inattention
Jul 2004
Hugo Mialon
04-09
An Economic Theory of the Fifth Amendment
Aug 2004
Hugo Mialon and Sue Mialon
04-10
An Econometric Study of Rape Victim Silence: Competition, Selection, and Deterrence
Aug 2004
Hugo Mialon and Sue Mialon
04-11
The Economics of the Fourth Amendment: Crime, Search, and Anti-Utopia
Aug 2004
Hugo Mialon and Tom Wiseman
04-12
The Impact of Gun Laws: A Model of Crime and Self-defense
Aug 2004
Shane Carbonneau, Preston McAfee, Hugo Mialon, and Sue Mialon
04-13
Price Discrimination and Market Power
Aug 2004
Zheng Liu and Louis Phaneuf
04-14
What Explains the Effects of Technology Shocks on Labor Market Dynamics?
Sep 2004
Kaz Miyagiwa
04-15
Price Collusion and Stability of Research Partnerships
Oct 2004
Kaz Miyagiwa and Yuka Ohno
04-16
Foreign Monopoly and Tax Holidays
Nov 2004
Kaz Miyagiwa
04-17
Saving Dolphins: Boycotts, Trade Sanctions, and Unobservable Technology
Nov 2004
René Garcia, Richard Luger, and Eric Renault
04-18
Option Prices, Preferences, and State Variables
Nov 2004
Richard Luger
04-19
Exact Permutation Tests for Non-nested Non-linear Regression Models
Nov 2004
Shomu Banerjee and James H. Murphy
04-20
The Scope Test Revisited
Nov 2004
Shomu Banerjee and James H. Murphy
04-21
A Simplified Test for Preference Rationality of Two-Commodity Choice
Dec 2004
Stefan Krause
04-22
Impact of News in the Dollar/Deutschmark Exchange Rate: Evidence from the 1990s
Dec 2004

2003

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Ana María Herrera and Elena Pesavento
03-01
The Decline in U.S. Output Volatility: Structural Changes and Inventory Investment
Jan 2003
Robert Chirinko and Ulf von Kalckreuth
03-02
Further Evidence on the Relationship between Firm Investment and Financial Status
Jan 2003
Graham Elliott, Michael Jansson, and Elena Pesavento
03-03
Optimal Power for Testing Potential Cointegrating Vectors with Known Parameters for Nonstationarity
Feb 2003
Robert Chirinko and Julie Ann Elston
03-04
Finance, Control, and Profitability: The Influence of German Banks
Mar 2003
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Darrell Krulce, and James Roumasset
03-05
Specialization and Nonrenewable Resources: Ricardo Meets Ricardo
Apr 2003
Matthew Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew Young
03-06
Growth and Convergence across the U.S.: Evidence from County-level Data
Apr 2003
Joerg Breitung, Robert Chirinko, and Ulf von Kalckreuth
03-07
A Vector-autoregressive Investment Model (VIM) and Monetary Policy Transmission: Panel Evidence from German Firms
May 2003
Kevin X. D. Huang and Zheng Liu
03-08
Business Cycles with Staggered Prices and International Trade in Intermediate Inputs
May 2003
Kevin X. D. Huang, Zheng Liu, and Louis Phaneuf
03-09
Why Does the Cyclical Behavior of Real Wages Change Over Time?
May 2003
Fiorella De Fiore and Zheng Liu
03-10
Openness and Equilibrium Determinacy Under Interest Rate Rules
May 2003
Stefan Krause
03-11
Measuring Monetary Policy Efficiency in European Union Countries: The Pre-EMU Years
May 2003
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Joy Mazumdar
03-12
Openness and Infrastructure Provision
May 2003
Stefan Krause
03-13
Why Should Policy-makers Care About Inflation and Output Variability? The Role of Monetary Policy Stabilization Under Asymmetric Information
Jun 2003
Hashem Dezhbakhsh and Joanna Mehlhop Shepherd
03-14
The Deterrent Effect of Capital Punishment: Evidence from a "Judicial Experiment"
Aug 2003
Constantine Alexandrakis
03-15
R&D and Real Interest Rate in the U.S.: Theory and Empirics
Sep 2003
Matthew Higgins, Daniel Levy, and Andrew Young
03-16
Sigma Convergence Versus Beta Convergence: Evidence from U.S. County-level Data
Sep 2003
Stefan Krause
03-17
Optimal Monetary Policy and the Equivalency between the One-period AD-AS Model and the Forward-looking New Keynesian Model
Sep 2003
Kevin X. D. Huang and Zheng Liu
03-18
Inflation Targeting: What Inflation Rate to Target?
Sep 2003
Stefan Krause and Fabio Méndez
03-19
Policy Makers' Preferences, Party Ideology, and the Political Business Cycle
Oct 2003
Jerry G. Thursby and Marie C. Thursby
03-20
Are Faculty Critical? Their Role in University-Industry Licensing
Oct 2003
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Bertrand Magné, and Michel Moreaux
03-21
A Hotelling Model with a Ceiling on the Stock of Pollution
Oct 2003
Mahmut Yasar, Carl H. Nelson, and Roderick Rejesus
03-22
The Dynamics of Exports and Productivity at the Plant Level: A Panel Data Error Correction Model (ECM) Approach
Oct 2003
Mahmut Yasar, Carl H. Nelson, and Roderick Rejesus
03-23
Productivity and Exporting Status of Manufacturing Firms: Evidence from Quantile Regressions
Oct 2003
Matthew Higgins and Daniel Rodríguez
03-24
The Outsourcing of R&D through Acquisitions in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Oct 2003
Mark Bergen, Shantanu Dutta, Daniel Levy, Mark Ritson, and Mark Zbaracki
03-25
Shattering the Myth of Costless Price Changes: Emerging Perspectives on Dynamic Pricing
Nov 2003
Elena Pesavento and Barbara Rossi
03-26
Do Technology Shocks Drive Hours Up or Down? A Little Evidence From an Agnostic Procedure
Nov 2003

2002

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Robert Chirinko
02-01
Corporate Taxation, Capital Formation, and the Substitution Elasticity between Labor And Capital
Mar 2002
Robert Chirinko, Steven M. Fazzari, and Andrew P. Meyer
02-02
That Elusive Elasticity: A Long-panel Approach to Estimating the Price Sensitivity of Business Capital
Mar 2002
Daniel Levy and Hashem Dezhbakhsh
02-03
On the Typical Spectral Shape of an Economic Variable
Mar 2002
Çaglar Özden and Eric Reinhardt
02-04
The Perversity of Preferences: GSP and Developing Country Trade Policies, 1976-2000
Apr 2002
Owen Beelders
02-05
International Stock Market Interdependence: A South African Perspective
Apr 2002
Owen Beelders
02-06
The Relationship between Spot and Futures Index Contracts after the Introduction of Electronic Trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Apr 2002
Elena Pesavento
02-07
Residuals-based Tests for Cointegration: An Analytical Comparison
Apr 2002
Daniel Levy, Georg Müller, Shantanu Dutta, and Mark Bergen
02-08
Holiday Price Rigidity and Cost of Price Adjustment
Apr 2002
Daniel Levy
02-09
Cointegration in Frequency Domain
May 2002
Robert Chirinko and Huntley Schaller
02-10
A Revealed Preference Approach to Understanding Corporate Governance Problems: Evidence from Canada
Nov 2002
Amir Kia
02-11
Demand for Money, Economic Policies, and Stability
Nov 2002
Robert Chirinko and Ulf von Kalckreuth
02-12
On the German Monetary Transmission Mechanism: Interest Rate and Credit Channels for Investment Spending
Nov 2002
Robert Chirinko, Hans van Ees, Harry Garretsen, and Elmer Sterken
02-13
Investor Protections and Concentrated Ownership: Assessing Corporate Control Mechanisms in the Netherlands
Dec 2002

2001

2000

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Joy Mazumdar
00-01
Imported Machinery and Growth in LDCs
Jan 2000
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Chieko Umetsu
00-02
Basinwide Water Management: A Spatial Model
Feb 2000
Paul Rubin
00-03
Does Ethnic Conflict Pay?
Mar 2000
Paul Rubin
00-04
Group Selection and The Limits to Altruism
Mar 2000
Paul Rubin
00-05
Hierarchy
Mar 2000
Paul Rubin and James B. Kau
00-06
The Growth of Government: Sources and Limits
Mar 2000
Paul Rubin and David Prince
00-07
The Effects of Product Liability Litigation on the Value of Firms
Apr 2000
Nazrul Islam
00-08
Productivity Dynamics in a Large Sample of Countries: A Panel Study
May 2000
Owen Beelders and Çaglar Özden
00-09
International Dimensions of Competition Policies: European Responses to American Mergers
Jul 2000
Owen Beelders
00-10
Seasonality on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Aug 2000
Owen Beelders
00-11
Tests of the Random Walk Hypothesis and Long-run Dependence on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Aug 2000
Owen Beelders
00-12
An Investigation of the Unconditional Distribution of South African Stock Index Returns
Aug 2000
Owen Beelders
00-13
Volatility on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the Introduction of Futures Contracts
Aug 2000
Daniel Levy, Robert Barsky, Mark Bergen, and Shantanu Dutta
00-14
What Can the Price Gap Between Branded and Generic Tell Us About Markups?
Oct 2000
Robert S. Chirinko
00-15
Tax Policy and Capital Formation Under the EMU: Perspectives on German Economic Policy
Nov 2000
Çaglar Özden
00-16
Foreign Investment and Endogenous Environmental Regulation: Is There Really a Race to the Bottom?
Nov 2000

1999

Author(s)

Working Paper Number

Title

Date of Publication

Daniel Levy and Hashem Dezhbakhsh
99-01
International Evidence on Output Fluctuation and Its Persistence
Jan 1999
Daniel Levy, Shantanu Dutta, Mark Bergen, and Robert Venable
99-02
Menu Costs, Posted Prices, and Multiproduct Retailers
Jan 1999
Hashem Dezhbakhsh and Paul Rubin
99-03
The Effect of Concealed Handgun Laws on Crime: Beyond the Dummy Variables
Jan 1999
Daniel Levy
99-04
Investment-saving Comovement and Capital Mobility: Evidence from a Century-long U.S. Time Series
Jan 1999
Daniel Levy
99-05
Is the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle Really a Puzzle?
Jan 1999
Daniel Levy, Mark J. Zbaracki, Mark Ritson, Mark Bergen, and Shantanu Dutta
99-06
The Social (Re)construction of Price and Pricing: Organizational Perspectives
Jan 1999
Peter Aranson, Hashem Dezhbakhsh, and Soumaya Tohamy
99-07
A New Approach for Testing Budgetary Incrementalism
Feb 1999
Peter Aranson, Hashem Dezhbakhsh, and Soumaya Tohamy
99-08
An Economic Theory of the Budgetary Process
Feb 1999
Robert S.Chirinko and Anuja Rajbhandary-Singha
99-09
Testing Static Tradeoff Against Pecking Order Models Of Capital Structure: A Critical Comment
Feb 1999
Robert S.Chirinko and Huntley Schaller
99-10
Business Fixed Investment and "Bubbles": The Japanese Case
Feb 1999
Nazrul Islam
99-11
Capital Mobility in CGE Models: A Survey
Mar 1999
Nazrul Islam
99-12
International Comparison of Total Factor Productivity: A Review
Mar 1999
Daniel Levy, Mark Bergen, and Shantanu Dutta
99-13
Price Flexibility in Channels of Distribution: Evidence from Scanner Data
Mar 1999
Daniel Levy, Mark Bergen, and Shantanu Dutta
99-14
Heterogeneity in Price Rigidity: Evidence from Primary Micro-level Data
Mar 1999
Paul H. Rubin
99-15
Courts and the Tort Contract Boundary in Product Liability
Mar 1999
Paul H. Rubin
99-16
Treatment Decisions: Tort or Contract?
Mar 1999
Robert S. Chirinko
99-17
Investment Tax Credits
Mar 1999
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Keiichi Nemoto
99-18
Modeling the Effects of Area Closure and Tax Policies: A Spatial Model of the Hawai'i Longline Fishery
Mar 1999
Christopher Curran and Joel Schrag
99-19
Does It Matter Whom an Agent Serves? Evidence From Recent Changes in Real Estate Agency Law
Mar 1999
Daniel Levy
99-20
Are Saving and Investment Cointegrated? A Fresh Look in Frequency Domain
Mar 1999
Çaglar Özden
99-21
Informational Efficiencies of Multilateral Trade Negotiations
Mar 1999
Çaglar Özden
99-22
Trade Negotiations in Historical Perspective
Mar 1999
Mitsuhiro "Mitch" Kaneda
99-23
The Evolution and Interaction of Norms: Firm Objectives and the Effects of International Trade and Integration
Mar 1999
Owen Beelders
99-24
A Test of the Theory of Storage in the Natural Gas Futures Market
Mar 1999
Owen Beelders
99-25
Common Sources of Variation in Natural Gas Futures Prices
Mar 1999
Paul Rubin and Kari Jones
99-26
Effects of Harmful Environmental Events on Reputations of Firms
Apr 1999
Peter Aranson
99-27
Wealth-increasing Law, with Applications to Egypt
Apr 1999
Nazrul Islam
99-28
Alternative Approaches to Flood Control: The Case of Bangladesh
Apr 1999
Joy Mazumdar
99-29
Intellectual Property Rights, Endogenous Growth, and Welfare in a North-South Model
Jul 1999
Seymour Douglas
99-30
Regime-switching and the Black Market for Foreign Currency
Jul 1999
Robert S. Chirinko and Steven M. Fazzari
99-31
Market Power and Inflation
Aug 1999
Mitsuhiro "Mitch" Kaneda
99-32
Warranted Skepticism: A Dynamic Model of Infant Industry Protection
Aug 1999
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Kin-Ping Tse
99-33
Transition from Fossil Fuels to Renewable Energy: Evidence from a Dynamic Simulation Model with Endogenous Resource Substitution
Sep 1999
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Chieko Umetsu, and Thamana Lekprichakul
99-34
Efficiency and Technical Change in the Philippine Rice Sector: A Malmquist Total Factor Productivity Analysis
Sep 1999
Nazrul Islam
99-35
Administrative Reform in Bangladesh: Where to Start?
Sep 1999
Çaglar Özden
99-36
Implementation of Trade Agreements Under Asymmetric Information and Welfare Gains from a Multilateral Regime
Oct 1999
Ujjayant Chakravorty and Herath M. Gunatilake
99-37
Comparative Dynamics of Forest Resource Extraction by Local Communities
Oct 1999
Paul H. Rubin, Christopher Curran, and John F. Curran
99-38
Litigation Versus Legislation: Forum Shopping by Rent-seekers
Oct 1999
Çaglar Özden
99-39
Who Needs Lobbies? Asymmetric Information and Nonmonetary Lobbying
Dec 1999

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