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NBER Working Papers by Miles S. Kimball

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March 2013Can Marginal Rates of Substitution Be Inferred from Happiness Data? Evidence from Residency Choices
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Alex Rees-Jones: w18927
February 2013Aggregating Local Preferences to Guide Marginal Policy Adjustments
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Nichole Szembrot: w18787

Published: Daniel J. Benjamin & Ori Heffetz & Miles S. Kimball & Nichole Szembrot, 2013. "Aggregating Local Preferences to Guide Marginal Policy Adjustments," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 605-10, May. citation courtesy of

September 2012Beyond Happiness and Satisfaction: Toward Well-Being Indices Based on Stated Preference
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Nichole Szembrot: w18374
June 2012"Getting the Biggest Bang for the Buck in Fiscal Policy"
w18142
October 2010Do People Seek to Maximize Happiness? Evidence from New Surveys
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Alex Rees-Jones: w16489

Published: Benjamin, Daniel J., Ori Heffetz, Miles S. Kimball, and Alex Rees-Jones. 2012. What Do You Think Would Make You Happier? What Do You Think You Would Choose? American Economic Review, 102(5): 2083–2110. [SSRN version] An older version circulated as Do People Seek to Maximize Happiness? Evidence from New Surveys. [Web Appendix] [NBER WP w16489 at SSRN]

July 2009Empirics on the Origins of Preferences: The Case of College Major and Religiosity
with Colter M. Mitchell, Arland D. Thornton, Linda C. Young-Demarco: w15182
February 2009Risk Preferences in the PSID: Individual Imputations and Family Covariation
with Claudia R. Sahm, Matthew D. Shapiro: w14754

Published: Miles S. Kimball & Claudia R. Sahm & Matthew D. Shapiro, 2009. "Risk Preferences in the PSID: Individual Imputations and Family Covariation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(2), pages 363-68, May. citation courtesy of

July 2008Labor Supply: Are the Income and Substitution Effects Both Large or Both Small?
with Matthew D. Shapiro: w14208
August 2007Imputing Risk Tolerance from Survey Responses
with Claudia R. Sahm, Matthew D. Shapiro: w13337

Published: Kimball, Miles S & Sahm, Claudia R & Shapiro, Matthew D, 2008. "Imputing Risk Tolerance From Survey Responses," Journal of the American Statistical Association, American Statistical Association, vol. 103(483), pages 1028-1038. citation courtesy of

March 2006Unhappiness after Hurricane Katrina
with Helen Levy, Fumio Ohtake, Yoshiro Tsutsui: w12062
June 2004Are Technology Improvements Contractionary?
with Susanto Basu, John Fernald: w10592

Published: Susanto Basu & John G. Fernald & Miles S. Kimball, 2006. "Are Technology Improvements Contractionary?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 96(5), pages 1418-1448, December. citation courtesy of

July 2003Do Flexible Durable Goods Prices Undermine Sticky Price Models?
with Robert Barsky, Christopher L. House: w9832
October 2001Liquidity Constraints and Precautionary Saving
with Christopher D. Carroll: w8496
February 1997Cyclical Productivity with Unobserved Input Variation
with Susanto Basu: w5915
August 1995Preference Parameters and Behavioral Heterogeneity: An Experimental Approach in the Health and Retirement Survey
with Robert B. Barsky, F. Thomas Juster, Matthew D. Shapiro: w5213

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 112 (May 1997): 537-579.

February 1995The Quantitative Analytics of the Basic Neomonetarist Model
w5046

Published:

January 1992Precautionary Saving and Consumption Smoothing Across Time and Possibilities
with Philippe Weil: w3976

Published: Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, vol. 41, no. 2-3, March-April 2009, pp. 245-284. citation courtesy of

November 1991Taxation of Labor Income and the Demand For Risky Assets
with Douglas W. Elmendorf: w3904

Published: Elmendorf, Douglas W. and Miles S. Kimball. "Taxation Of Labor Income And The Demand For Risky Assets," International Economic Review, 2000, v41(3,Aug), 801-832. citation courtesy of

March 1991Standard Risk Aversion
t0099

Published: Econometrica, May 1993, 61 (3), pp. 589-611

January 1991Precautionary Motives for Holding Assets
w3586

Published: New Palgrave Dictionary of Money and Finance, (London: MacMillan Press: 199 2) and (New York: Stockton Publishers: 1992);, Volume 3, pp. 158-161

July 1990Precautionary Saving and the Marginal Propensity to Consume
w3403

Published: With N. Gregory Mankiw, published as "Precautionary Saving and the Timingof Taxes", JPE, Vol. 97, no. 4 (1989): 863-879.

March 1990Optimal Advice for Monetary Policy
with Susanto Basu, N. Gregory Mankiw, David N. Weil: w3054

Published: Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 19-36, (February 1990). citation courtesy of

May 1989Labor Market Dynamics When Unemployment Is A Worker Discipline Device
w2967

Published: American Economic Review, 84 (4), September 1994, pp. 1045-1059 citation courtesy of

February 1989Precautionary Saving in the Small and in the Large
w2848

Published: Econometrica, vo. 58, no. 1, January 1990. citation courtesy of

August 1988Precautionary Saving and the Timing of Taxes
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w2680

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 97, No. 4, pp. 863-879, (August 1989). citation courtesy of

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