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July 2014What Policies Increase Prosocial Behavior? An Experiment with Referees at the Journal of Public Economics
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez, László Sándor: w20290

Published: Raj Chetty & Emmanuel Saez & Laszlo Sandor, 2014. "What Policies Increase Prosocial Behavior? An Experiment with Referees at the Journal of Public Economics," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 28(3), pages 169-88, Summer. citation courtesy of

January 2014Where is the Land of Opportunity? The Geography of Intergenerational Mobility in the United States
with Raj Chetty, Nathaniel Hendren, Patrick Kline, Emmanuel Saez: w19843
Is the United States Still a Land of Opportunity? Recent Trends in Intergenerational Mobility
with Raj Chetty, Nathaniel Hendren, Patrick Kline, Emmanuel Saez, Nicholas Turner: w19844

Published: Raj Chetty & Nathaniel Hendren & Patrick Kline & Emmanuel Saez & Nicholas Turner, 2014. "Is the United States Still a Land of Opportunity? Recent Trends in Intergenerational Mobility," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(5), pages 141-47, May. citation courtesy of

September 2013Measuring the Impacts of Teachers I: Evaluating Bias in Teacher Value-Added Estimates
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Jonah E. Rockoff: w19423
Measuring the Impacts of Teachers II: Teacher Value-Added and Student Outcomes in Adulthood
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Jonah E. Rockoff: w19424
November 2012Active vs. Passive Decisions and Crowdout in Retirement Savings Accounts: Evidence from Denmark
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Soren Leth-Petersen, Torben Nielsen, Tore Olsen: w18565
October 2012Social Insurance: Connecting Theory to Data
with Raj Chetty, Amy Finkelstein: w18433
July 2012Using Differences in Knowledge Across Neighborhoods to Uncover the Impacts of the EITC on Earnings
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Emmanuel Saez: w18232

Published: Raj Chetty & John N. Friedman & Emmanuel Saez, 2013. "Using Differences in Knowledge across Neighborhoods to Uncover the Impacts of the EITC on Earnings," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(7), pages 2683-2721, December. citation courtesy of

December 2011The Long-Term Impacts of Teachers: Teacher Value-Added and Student Outcomes in Adulthood
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Jonah E. Rockoff: w17699

Measuring the Impacts of Teachers I: Evaluating Bias in Teacher Value-Added Estimates” (with John Friedman and Jonah Rockoff), forthcoming American Economic Review

October 2011Identification and Inference with Many Invalid Instruments
with Michal Kolesár, Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Edward L. Glaeser, Guido W. Imbens: w17519
January 2011Does Indivisible Labor Explain the Difference Between Micro and Macro Elasticities? A Meta-Analysis of Extensive Margin Elasticities
with Raj Chetty, Adam Guren, Dayanand S. Manoli, Andrea Weber: w16729

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September 2010How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence From Project STAR
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Nathaniel Hilger, Emmanuel Saez, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach, Danny Yagan: w16381

Published: Raj Chetty & John N. Friedman & Nathaniel Hilger & Emmanuel Saez & Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach & Danny Yagan, 2011. "How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project Star," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(4), pages 1593-1660. citation courtesy of

May 2010The Effect of Housing on Portfolio Choice
with Raj Chetty, Adam Szeidl: w15998
December 2009Bounds on Elasticities with Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply
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Published: Raj Chetty, 2012. "Bounds on Elasticities With Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 80(3), pages 969-1018, 05. citation courtesy of

Adjustment Costs, Firm Responses, and Micro vs. Macro Labor Supply Elasticities: Evidence from Danish Tax Records
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Tore Olsen, Luigi Pistaferri: w15617

Published: Raj Chetty & John N. Friedman & Tore Olsen & Luigi Pistaferri, 2011. "Adjustment Costs, Firm Responses, and Micro vs. Macro Labor Supply Elasticities: Evidence from Danish Tax Records," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(2), pages 749-804. citation courtesy of

August 2009The Simple Economics of Salience and Taxation
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April 2009Teaching the Tax Code: Earnings Responses to an Experiment with EITC Recipients
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez: w14836

Published: Raj Chetty & Emmanuel Saez, 2013. "Teaching the Tax Code: Earnings Responses to an Experiment with EITC Recipients," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(1), pages 1-31, January. citation courtesy of

October 2008Optimal Taxation and Social Insurance with Endogenous Private Insurance
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez: w14403

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Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge Between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods
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Published: Raj Chetty, 2009. "Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge Between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 1(1), pages 451-488, 05. citation courtesy of

April 2008Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity and Optimal Unemployment Insurance
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Published: Raj Chetty, 2008. "Moral Hazard versus Liquidity and Optimal Unemployment Insurance," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 116(2), pages 173-234, 04.

March 2008Is the Taxable Income Elasticity Sufficient to Calculate Deadweight Loss? The Implications of Evasion and Avoidance
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Published: Raj Chetty, 2009. "Is the Taxable Income Elasticity Sufficient to Calculate Deadweight Loss? The Implications of Evasion and Avoidance," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 1(2), pages 31-52, August. citation courtesy of

October 2007An Agency Theory of Dividend Taxation
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez: w13538

Published: Chetty, Raj, and Emmanuel Saez. 2010. "Dividend and Corporate Taxation in an Agency Model of the Firm." American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2(3): 1-31. DOI: 10.1257/pol.2.3.1

August 2007Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence
with Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, Kory Kroft: w13330

Published: Raj Chetty & Adam Looney & Kory Kroft, 2009. "Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(4), pages 1145-77, September. citation courtesy of

February 2007The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?
with David Card, Raj Chetty, Andrea Weber: w12893

Published: David Card & Raj Chetty & Andrea Weber, 2007. "The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 97(2), pages 113-118, May. citation courtesy of

October 2006Cash-on-Hand and Competing Models of Intertemporal Behavior: New Evidence from the Labor Market
with David Card, Raj Chetty, Andrea Weber: w12639

Published: David Card & Raj Chetty & Andrea Weber, 2007. "Cash-On-Hand and Competing Models of Intertemporal Behavior: New Evidence from the Labor Market," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(4), pages 1511-1560, November. citation courtesy of

August 2006Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences
with Raj Chetty, Adam Szeidl: w12467

Published: Raj Chetty & Adam Szeidl, 2007. "Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(2), pages 831-877, 05. citation courtesy of

March 2006A Bound on Risk Aversion Using Labor Supply Elasticities
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November 2005Why do Unemployment Benefits Raise Unemployment Durations? Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity
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October 2005Income Risk and the Benefits of Social Insurance: Evidence from Indonesia and the United States
with Raj Chetty, Adam Looney: w11708

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Consumption Smoothing and the Welfare Consequences of Social Insurance in Developing Economies
with Raj Chetty, Adam Looney: w11709

Published: Chetty, Raj & Looney, Adam, 2006. "Consumption smoothing and the welfare consequences of social insurance in developing economies," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 90(12), pages 2351-2356, December. citation courtesy of

July 2005The Effects of Taxes on Market Responses to Dividend Announcements and Payments: What Can we Learn from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut?
with Raj Chetty, Joseph Rosenberg, Emmanuel Saez: w11452

Published: Auerbach, A., J. Hines, and J. Slemrod (eds.) Taxing Corporate Income in the 21st Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

May 2005A General Formula for the Optimal Level of Social Insurance
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Published: Chetty, Raj. "A General Formula For The Optimal Level Of Social Insurance," Journal of Public Economics, 2006, v90(10-11,Nov), 1879-1901. citation courtesy of

December 2004Consumption Commitments: Neoclassical Foundations for Habit Formation
with Raj Chetty, Adam Szeidl: w10970

Published: Raj Chetty & Adam Szeidl, 2007. "Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(2), pages 831-877, 05.

October 2004Dividend Taxes and Corporate Behavior: Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez: w10841

Published: "Dividend Taxes and Corporate Behavior: Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut," Quarterly Journal of Economics 120(3): 791-833, 2005. citation courtesy of

June 2004Do Dividend Payments Respond to Taxes? Preliminary Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut
with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez: w10572

Published: "Dividend Taxes and Corporate Behavior: Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut," Quarterly Journal of Economics 120(3): 791-833, 2005.

May 2004Optimal Unemployment Insurance When Income Effects are Large
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March 2004Interest Rates and Backward-Bending Investment
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Published: Chetty, Raj. “Interest Rates and Backward-Bending Investment.” Review of Economic Studies 74, 1 (2007): 67-91.

January 2004Consumption Commitments, Unemployment Durations, and Local Risk Aversion
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Published: Raj Chetty & Adam Szeidl, 2007. "Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(2), pages 831-877, 05.

September 2003A New Method of Estimating Risk Aversion
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Published: Raj Chetty, 2006. "A New Method of Estimating Risk Aversion," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 96(5), pages 1821-1834, December. citation courtesy of

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