NBER Working Papers by B. Douglas Bernheim

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March 2014Predictability and Power in Legislative Bargaining
with S. Nageeb Ali, Xiaochen Fan: w20011
Price Cutting and Business Stealing in Imperfect Cartels
with Erik Madsen: w19993
August 2013Do Hypothetical Choices and Non-Choice Ratings Reveal Preferences?
with Daniel Bjorkegren, Jeffrey Naecker, Antonio Rangel: w19269
Neural Activity Reveals Preferences Without Choices
with Alec Smith, Colin Camerer, Antonio Rangel: w19270
January 2013Poverty and Self-Control
with Debraj Ray, Sevin Yeltekin: w18742
January 2012Do Consumers Exploit Precommitment Opportunities? Evidence from Natural Experiments Involving Liquor Consumption
with Jonathan Meer, Neva K. Novarro: w17762
November 2011The Welfare Economics of Default Options in 401(k) Plans
with Andrey Fradkin, Igor Popov: w17587
November 2010Candidates, Character, and Corruption
with Navin Kartik: w16530
December 2008Behavioral Welfare Economics
April 2008On the Potential of Neuroeconomics: A Critical (but Hopeful) Appraisal
February 2008Do Real Estate Brokers Add Value When Listing Services Are Unbundled?
with Jonathan Meer: w13796
January 2008Beyond Revealed Preference: Choice Theoretic Foundations for Behavioral Welfare Economics
with Antonio Rangel: w13737
August 2005Behavioral Public Economics: Welfare and Policy Analysis with Non-Standard Decision-Makers
with Antonio Rangel: w11518
November 2002Addiction and Cue-Conditioned Cognitive Processes
with Antonio Rangel: w9329
May 2002Democratic Policy Making with Real-Time Agenda Setting: Part 1
with Antonio Rangel, Luis Rayo: w8973
October 2001The Mismatch Between Life Insurance Holdings and Financial Vulnerabilities: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances
with Katherine Grace Carman, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w8544
June 2001Do Estate and Gift Taxes Affect the Timing of Private Transfers?
with Robert J. Lemke, John Karl Scholz: w8333
July 2000Bequests as Signals: An Explanation for the Equal Division Puzzle
with Sergei Severinov: w7791
October 1999The Adequacy of Life Insurance: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Lorenzo Forni, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w7372
March 1999Taxation and Saving
October 1997What Accounts for the Variation in Retirement Wealth Among U.S. Households?
with Jonathan Skinner, Steven Weinberg: w6227
July 1997Education and Saving: The Long-Term Effects of High School Financial Curriculum Mandates
with Daniel M. Garrett, Dean M. Maki: w6085
July 1996The Effects of Financial Education in the Workplace: Evidence from a Survey of Employers
with Patrick J. Bayer, John Karl Scholz: w5655
Exclusive Dealing
with Michael D. Whinston: w5666
The Determinants and Consequences of Financial Education in the Workplace: Evidence from a Survey of Households
with Daniel M. Garrett: w5667
Optimal Money Burning: Theory and Application to Corporate Dividend Policy
with Lee Redding: w5682
December 1992A Tax-Based Test of the Dividend Signaling Hypothesis
with Adam Wantz: w4244
November 1992Private Saving and Public Policy
with John Karl Scholz: w4215
September 1992Conspicuous Consumption, Pure Profits, and the Luxury Tax
with Laurie Simon Bagwell: w4163
March 1992How Strong are Bequest Motives? Evidence Based on Estimates of the Demand for Life Insurance and Annuities
January 1992Fiscal Policy With Impure Intergenerational Altruism
with Andrew B. Abel: w2613
September 1990Tax Policy and the Dividend Puzzle
July 1989Is Everything Neutral?
with Kyle Bagwell: w2086
September 1988How Do the Elderly Form Expectations? An Analysis of Responses to New Information
March 1988Ricardian Equivalence: An Evaluation of Theory and Evidence
December 1987Does the Estate Tax Raise Revenue?
November 1987Dissaving After Retirement: Testing the Pure Life Cycle Hypothesis
June 1987Intergenerational Altruism and Social Welfare: A Critique of the Dynastic Model
The Timing of Retirement: A Comparison of Expectations and Realizations
May 1987Social Security Benefits: An Empirical Study of Expectations and Realizations
December 1986Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy
with Perry C. Beider, Victor R. Fuchs, John B. Shoven: w2090
March 1986Bequests as a Means of Payment
with Andrei Shleifer, Lawrence H. Summers: w1303
May 1985Pension Funding and Saving
with John B. Shoven: w1622
December 1984Life Cycle Annuity Valuation

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