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NBER Working Papers by Alan S. Blinder

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July 2014Presidents and the U.S. Economy: An Econometric Exploration
with Mark W. Watson: w20324
August 2009Alternative Measures of Offshorability: A Survey Approach
with Alan B. Krueger: w15287

Published: Alan S. Blinder & Alan B. Krueger, 2013. "Alternative Measures of Offshorability: A Survey Approach," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 31(S1), pages S97 - S128. citation courtesy of

December 2008The Supply-Shock Explanation of the Great Stagflation Revisited
with Jeremy B. Rudd: w14563

Published: The Supply-Shock Explanation of the Great Stagflation Revisited, Alan S. Blinder, Jeremy B. Rudd. in The Great Inflation: The Rebirth of Modern Central Banking, Bordo and Orphanides. 2013

April 2008Central Bank Communication and Monetary Policy: A Survey of Theory and Evidence
with Michael Ehrmann, Marcel Fratzscher, Jakob De Haan, David-Jan Jansen: w13932

Published: Alan S. Blinder & Michael Ehrmann & Marcel Fratzscher & Jakob De Haan & David-Jan Jansen, 2008. "Central Bank Communication and Monetary Policy: A Survey of Theory and Evidence," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 46(4), pages 910-45, December. citation courtesy of

September 2007Leadership in Groups: A Monetary Policy Experiment
with John Morgan: w13391

Published: Alan S. Blinder & John Morgan, 2008. "Leadership in Groups: A Monetary Policy Experiment," International Journal of Central Banking, International Journal of Central Banking, vol. 4(4), pages 117-150, December. citation courtesy of

September 2004What Does the Public Know about Economic Policy, and How Does It Know It?
with Alan B. Krueger: w10787

Published: Author-Name: Alan S. Blinder & Alan B. Krueger, 2004. "What Does the Public Know about Economic Policy, and How Does It Know It?," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 35(2004-1), pages 327-397. citation courtesy of

September 2000Are Two Heads Better Than One?: An Experimental Analysis of Group vs. Individual Decisionmaking
with John Morgan: w7909

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and John Morgan. "Are Two Heads Better Than One? Monetary Policy By Committee," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2005, v37(5,Oct), 789-811.

June 1999Central Bank Credibility: Why Do We Care? How Do We Build It?
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Published: Blinder, A. S. "Central-Bank Credibility: Why Do We Care? How Do We Build It?," American Economic Review, 2000, v90(5,Dec), 1421-1431. citation courtesy of

March 1991Why are Prices Sticky? Preliminary Results from an Interview Study
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Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 81, No. 2, pp.89-96, May 1991. citation courtesy of

August 1990The Resurgence of Inventory Research: What Have We Learned?
with Louis J. Maccini: w3408

Published: Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol.5, No.4, 1991. citation courtesy of

September 1989A Shred of Evidence on Theories of Wage Stickiness
with Don H. Choi: w3105

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol.55, No.issue 4, pp.1003-1015, November 1990. citation courtesy of

March 1988Credit, Money, and Aggregate Demand
with Ben S. Bernanke: w2534

Published: The American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 78, No. 2, pp.435-439, (May 1988). citation courtesy of

1988The Challenge of High Unemployment
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "The Challenge of High Unemployment." From The American Economic Review, Vol. 78, No. 2, pp. 1-15, (May 1988). citation courtesy of

December 1987Consumer Durables and the Optimality of Usually Doing Nothing
with Avner Bar-Ilan: w2488

Published: Journal of Money, Creit , and Banking Volume 24, No. 2, pp.258-272 May 1992

April 1987A Skeptical Note on the New Econometrics
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "A Skeptical Note on the New Econometrics," Prices, Competition and Equilibrium, eds. M.H. Peston and R.E. Quandt, London: Philip Allan, 1986, pp. 73-83.

1987The Life-Cycle Permanent-Income Model and Consumer Durables
with Avner Bar-Ilan: w2149

Published: Annales d'Economie et de Statistique No. 9,,, pp.71-91, Jan-March 1988 citation courtesy of

May 1986More on the Speed of Adjustment in Inventory Models
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "More on the Speed of Adjustment in Inventory Models," Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 18, No. 3, (August 1986), pp. 355-365. citation courtesy of

May 1985Credit Rationing and Effective Supply Failures
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Credit Rationing and Effective Supply Failures," from The Economic Journal, Vol. 97, No. 386, June 1987, pp. 327-352. citation courtesy of

February 1985Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty
with Rebecca M. Blank: w1567

Published: Blank, Rebecca M. and Alan S. Blinder. "Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty," Fighting Poverty: What Works and What Does Not, Sdon Danziger (ed.) Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1986.

August 1984Notches
with Harvey S. Rosen: w1416

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and Harvey S. Rosen. "Notches." American Economic Review , Vol. 75, No. 4, (September 1985), pp. 736-747. citation courtesy of

June 1984Inventory Fluctuations in the United States Since 1929
with Douglas Holtz-Eakin: w1371

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1984Can The Production Smoothing Model of Inventory Behavior be Saved?
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Can the Production Smoothing Model of Inventory Behavior Be Saved?" Quarterly Journal of Economics, August 1986, pp431-453. citation courtesy of

November 1983Public Opinion and the Balanced Budget
with Douglas Holtz-Eakin: w1234

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and Douglas Holtz-Eakin. "Public Opinion and the Balanced Budget." American Economic Review, Vol. 74, No. 2, (May 1984), pp. 144-14 9. citation courtesy of

September 1983The Anatomy of Double Digit Inflation in the 1970s
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "The Anatomy of Double Digit Inflation in the 1970s." Inflation: Causes and Effects, edited by Robert E. Hall, pp. 261-282. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

March 1983Money, Credit Constraints, and Economic Activity
with Joseph E. Stiglitz: w1084

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and Joseph E. Stiglitz. "Money, Credit Constraints, and Economic Activity." American Economic Review, Vol. 73, No. 2 (May 1983), pp. 297-302. citation courtesy of

December 1982On the Monetization of Deficits
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "One the Monetization of Deficits." The Economic Consequences of Government Deficits, edited by Laurence H. Meyer, pp. 39-73. Boston: Kluwer-Nijhoff, (1983).

September 1982Issues in the Coordination of Monetary and Fiscal Policy
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Published: in "Monetary Policy Issues in the 1980s", pp. 3-34. Kansas City: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

June 1982Private Pensions and Public Pensions: Theory and Fact
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Private Pensions and Public Pensions: Thoery and Fact," Dec. 1983, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan

April 1982Aggregation and Stabilization Policy in a Multi-Contract Economy
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w0873

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and N. Gregory Mankiw. "Aggregation and Stabilization Policy in a Multi-Contract Economy." Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 13, No. 1, (January 1984), pp. 67-86. citation courtesy of

October 1981The 1971-1974 Controls Program and The Price Level: An Econometric Post-Mortem
with William J. Newton: w0279

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and Newton, William J. "The 1971-1974 Controls Program andthe Price Level: An Econometric Post-Mortem." Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, (July 1981), pp. 1-23. citation courtesy of

March 1981The Consumer Price Index and the Measurement of Recent Inflation
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "The Consumer Price Index and the Measurement of Recent Inflation." Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, edited by George L. Perry, Vol. 2,pp. 539-565. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1980.

1981Social Security, Bequests, and the Life Cycle Theory of Saving: Cross-Sectional Tests
with Roger H. Gordon, Donald E. Wise: w0619

Published: Blinder, Alan S., Roger H. Gordon and Donald E. Wise. "Social Security, Bequests, and the Life Cycle Theory of Savings Cross Sectional Tests." Determinants of National Savings and Wealth, edited by Franio Modigliani and Richard Hemming, International Economic Association, 1983.

Inventories and Sticky Prices: More on the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Inventories and Sticky Prices: More on the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics." The American Economic Review, Vol. 72, No. 3 (June 1982), pp. 334-348. citation courtesy of

October 1980Reconsidering the Work Disincentive Effects of Social Security
with Roger H. Gordon, Donald E. Wise: w0562

Published: Blinder, Alan S.; Gordon, Roger H. and Wise, Donald E. "Reconsidering the Work Disincentive Effects of Social Security." National Tax Journal, Vol. XX XIII, No. 4, (December 1980), pp. 431-442.

July 1980Market Wages, Reservation Wages, and Retirement Decisions
with Roger H. Gordon: w0513

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Inventories and the Structure of Macro Models
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Published: Blinder, Alan. "Inventories and the Structure of Macro Models." The American Economic Review, Vol. 71, No. 2, (May 1981), pp. 11-16. citation courtesy of

June 1980The Level and Distribution of Economic Well-Being
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March 1980Monetary Accommodation of Supply Shocks under Rational Expectations
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Monetary Accommodation of Supply Shocks under Rational Expectations." Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Vol. XIII, No. 4, (November 1981), pp. 425-438. citation courtesy of

February 1980Inventories in the Keynesian Macro Model
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Inventories in the Keynesian Macro Model." Kyklos, Vol. 3 3, No. 4, (1980), pp. 585-614. citation courtesy of

August 1979Inventories, Rational Expectations, and the Business Cycle
with Stanley Fischer: w0381

Published: Blinder, Alan S. and Fischer, Stanley. "Inventories, Rational Expectations,and the Business Cycle." Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 8, No. 3, (November 1981), pp. 277-304. citation courtesy of

October 1978Temporary Income Taxes and Consumer Spending
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Published: Blinder, Alan S. "Temporary Income Taxes and Consumer Spending."Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 89, No. 1, (February 1981), pp. 26-53. citation courtesy of

1975Human Capital and Labor Supply: A Synthesis
with Yoram Weiss: w0067

Published: Blinder, Alan and Weiss, Yoram. "Human Capital and Labor Supply: A Synthesis." Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 83, No. 3, (June 1976), pp. 449-472. citation courtesy of

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