NBER Papers in JEL Code C6: Mathematical Methods • Programming Models • Mathematical and Simulation Modeling

w23592 Juan Carlos Conesa
Timothy J. Kehoe

Productivity, Taxes, and Hours Worked in Spain: 1970-2015
w23521 Francesco Bianchi
Giovanni Nicolò

A Generalized Approach to Indeterminacy in Linear Rational Expectations Models
w23456 Pol Antràs
Alonso de Gortari

On the Geography of Global Value Chains
w23332 Lorenzo Caliendo
Fernando Parro
Aleh Tsyvinski

Distortions and the Structure of the World Economy
w23319 William D. Nordhaus
Evolution of Assessments of the Economics of Global Warming: Changes in the DICE model, 1992 - 2017
w23272 Sergio L. Franklin
Robert S. Pindyck

Tropical Forests, Tipping Points, and the Social Cost of Deforestation
w23064 Don Fullerton
Chi L. Ta

Public Finance in a Nutshell: A Cobb Douglas Teaching Tool for General Equilibrium Tax Incidence and Excess Burden
w22984 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

A Structural Analysis of the Effects of the Great Recession on Retirement and Working Longer by Members of Two-Earner Households
w22922 Casey B. Mulligan
Automated Economic Reasoning with Quantifier Elimination
w22870 Yehuda Izhakian
David Yermack
Jaime F. Zender

Ambiguity and the Tradeoff Theory of Capital Structure
w22836 John Asker
Chaim Fershtman
Jihye Jeon
Ariel Pakes

The Competitive Effects of Information Sharing
w22609 Frank N. Caliendo
Maria Casanova
Aspen Gorry
Sita Slavov

The Welfare Cost of Retirement Uncertainty
w22460 Kan Chen
Mario Crucini

Trends and Cycles in Small Open Economies: Making The Case For A General Equilibrium Approach
w22343 Markus K. Brunnermeier
Yuliy Sannikov

Macro, Money and Finance: A Continuous Time Approach
w22225 Anmol Bhandari
Jaroslav Borovička
Paul Ho

Identifying Ambiguity Shocks in Business Cycle Models Using Survey Data
w22212 Saki Bigio
Jennifer La’O

Financial Frictions in Production Networks
w22092 Nicholas Z. Muller
An Input-Output Model of the U.S. Economy with Pollution Externality
w22012 Mikhail Golosov
Aleh Tsyvinski
Nicolas Werquin

Recursive Contracts and Endogenously Incomplete Markets
w22007 Dan Cao
Iván Werning

Dynamic Savings Choices with Disagreements
w21997 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Oren Levintal

Solution Methods for Models with Rare Disasters
w21853 Chunding Li
John Whalley

The 2008 Financial Crisis and the Lack of Retaliatory Trade Intervention
w21862 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Juan F. Rubio Ramírez
Frank Schorfheide

Solution and Estimation Methods for DSGE Models
w21585 Frank N. Caliendo
Aspen Gorry
Sita Slavov

The Cost of Uncertainty about the Timing of Social Security Reform
w21589 Garth Heutel
Juan Moreno Cruz
Soheil Shayegh

Climate Tipping Points and Solar Geoengineering
w21590 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth Judd
Jevgenijs Steinbuks

A Nonlinear Certainty Equivalent Approximation Method for Dynamic Stochastic Problems
w21355 Garth Heutel
Juan Moreno Cruz
Soheil Shayegh

Solar Geoengineering, Uncertainty, and the Price of Carbon
w21251 Dominick Bartelme
Yuriy Gorodnichenko

Linkages and Economic Development
w21155 Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar
John Taylor
Inna Tsener

A Tractable Framework for Analyzing a Class of Nonstationary Markov Models
w20865 Daron Acemoglu
Asuman Ozdaglar
Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi

Microeconomic Origins of Macroeconomic Tail Risks
w20772 Pol Antràs
Teresa C. Fort
Felix Tintelnot

The Margins of Global Sourcing: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Firms
w20743 Daron Acemoglu
Ufuk Akcigit
Douglas Hanley
William Kerr

Transition to Clean Technology
w20425 Chunding Li
Jing Wang
John Whalley

Numerical General Equilibrium Analysis of China's Impacts from Possible Mega Trade Deals
w20390 Andrew Foerster
Juan Rubio-Ramírez
Daniel F. Waggoner
Tao Zha

Perturbation Methods for Markov-Switching DSGE Models
w20193 Tarek A. Hassan
Thomas M. Mertens

Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model
w20025 Vasco M. Carvalho
Nico Voigtländer

Input Diffusion and the Evolution of Production Networks
w19326 Kenneth L. Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar
Rafael Valero

Smolyak Method for Solving Dynamic Economic Models: Lagrange Interpolation, Anisotropic Grid and Adaptive Domain
w19230 Daron Acemoglu
Asuman Ozdaglar
Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi

The Network Origins of Large Economic Downturns
w19104 Keting Shen
John Whalley

Capital-Labor-Energy Substitution in Nested CES Production Functions for China
w19071 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Effects of Social Security Policies on Benefit Claiming, Retirement and Saving
w19034 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Thomas S. Lontzek
Valentina Michelangeli
Che-Lin Su

Nonlinear Programming Method for Dynamic Programming
w18856 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Börsch-Supan

Aging and Pension Reform: Extending the Retirement Age and Human Capital Formation
w18742 B. Douglas Bernheim
Debraj Ray
Sevin Yeltekin

Poverty and Self-Control
w18704 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Thomas S. Lontzek

The Social Cost of Stochastic and Irreversible Climate Change
w18709 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Rong Xu

Numerical Solution of Dynamic Portfolio Optimization with Transaction Costs
w18714 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Greg Thain
Stephen J. Wright

Solving Dynamic Programming Problems on a Computational Grid
w18719 Jeremy Lise
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Mismatch, Sorting and Wage Dynamics
w18661 Marcus Hagedorn
Tzuo Hann Law
Iourii Manovskii

Identifying Equilibrium Models of Labor Market Sorting
w18573 Alessandra Casella
Sébastien Turban

Democracy Undone. Systematic Minority Advantage in Competitive Vote Markets
w18540 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd

Dynamic Programming with Hermite Approximation
w18501 Kenneth L. Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar

Merging Simulation and Projection Approaches to Solve High-Dimensional Problems
w18365 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Thomas S. Lontzek

Continuous-Time Methods for Integrated Assessment Models
w18348 Seonghoon Cho
Bennett T. McCallum

Refining Linear Rational Expectations Models and Equilibria
w18323 Bennett T. McCallum
A Continuity Refinement for Rational Expectations Solutions
w18215 Bennett T. McCallum
Determinacy, Learnability, Plausibility, and the Role of Money in New Keynesian Models
w18230 Derek M. Lemoine
Christian P. Traeger

Tipping Points and Ambiguity in the Economics of Climate Change
w18225 Quamrul Ashraf
Boris Gershman
Peter Howitt

How Inflation Affects Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Investigation
w18178 Daron Acemoglu
Martin Kaae Jensen

Robust Comparative Statics in Large Dynamic Economies
w18090 Chunding Li
John Whalley

China and the TPP: A Numerical Simulation Assessment of the Effects Involved
w17917 Richard W. Evans
Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Kerk L. Phillips

Game Over: Simulating Unsustainable Fiscal Policy
w17890 Peter Arcidiacono
Patrick Bayer
Federico A. Bugni
Jonathan James

Approximating High-Dimensional Dynamic Models: Sieve Value Function Iteration
w17826 Chunding Li
John Whalley

China's Potential Future Growth and Gains from Trade Policy Bargaining: Some Numerical Simulation Results
w17418 Kenneth L. Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar

How to Solve Dynamic Stochastic Models Computing Expectations Just Once
orrc11-13 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Boersch-Supan

Aging and Pension Reform in a Two-Region World: The Role of Human Capital
w17102 Quamrul Ashraf
Boris Gershman
Peter Howitt

Banks, Market Organization, and Macroeconomic Performance: An Agent-Based Computational Analysis
w17064 Harold L. Cole
Felix Kubler

Recursive Contracts, Lotteries and Weakly Concave Pareto Sets
w17007 Robert J. Shiller
Rafal M. Wojakowski
M. Shahid Ebrahim
Mark B. Shackleton

Continuous Workout Mortgages
w16984 Daron Acemoglu
Diversity and Technological Progress
w16979 Fiorella De Fiore
Harald Uhlig

Bank Finance Versus Bond Finance
w16824 Thomas W. Hertel
Jayson Beckman

Commodity Price Volatility in the Biofuel Era: An Examination of the Linkage Between Energy and Agricultural Markets
w16708 Kenneth Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar

One-node Quadrature Beats Monte Carlo: A Generalized Stochastic Simulation Algorithm
w16697 Xiaoguang Chen
Haixiao Huang
Madhu Khanna
Hayri Önal

Meeting the Mandate for Biofuels: Implications for Land Use, Food and Fuel Prices
w16633 Gianluca Benigno
Pierpaolo Benigno
Salvatore Nisticò

Second-Order Approximation of Dynamic Models with Time-Varying Risk
w16516 Daron Acemoglu
Asuman Ozdaglar
Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi

Cascades in Networks and Aggregate Volatility
w16503 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Policy Effects in Hyperbolic vs. Exponential Models of Consumption and Retirement
w16304 Serguei Maliar
Lilia Maliar
Kenneth L. Judd

Solving the Multi-Country Real Business Cycle Model Using Ergodic Set Methods
w16284 Andrew Caplin
John V. Leahy

A Graph Theoretic Approach to Markets for Indivisible Goods
w16285 Andrew Caplin
John V. Leahy

Comparative Statics in Markets for Indivisible Goods
w15965 Kenneth L. Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar

A Cluster-Grid Projection Method: Solving Problems with High Dimensionality
w15607 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Integrating Retirement Models
w15451 Daron Acemoglu
Philippe Aghion
Leonardo Bursztyn
David Hemous

The Environment and Directed Technical Change
w15452 Eduardo Borensztein
Olivier Jeanne
Damiano Sandri

Macro-Hedging for Commodity Exporters
w15427 Peter Howitt
Ömer Özak

Adaptive Consumption Behavior
w15296 Kenneth Judd
Lilia Maliar
Serguei Maliar

Numerically Stable Stochastic Simulation Approaches for Solving Dynamic Economic Models
w15265 Christopher D. Carroll
Patrick Toche

A Tractable Model of Buffer Stock Saving
w15234 Bennett T. McCallum
Causality, Structure, and the Uniqueness of Rational Expectations Equilibria
w15228 Christopher D. Carroll
Olivier Jeanne

A Tractable Model of Precautionary Reserves, Net Foreign Assets, or Sovereign Wealth Funds
w15111 Roozbeh Hosseini
Larry E. Jones
Ali Shourideh

Risk Sharing, Inequality and Fertility
w15026 Dario Caldara
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Juan F. Rubio-Ramírez
Wen Yao

Computing DSGE Models with Recursive Preferences
w14991 Jean-Pierre H. Dubé
Jeremy T. Fox
Che-Lin Su

Improving the Numerical Performance of BLP Static and Dynamic Discrete Choice Random Coefficients Demand Estimation
w14995 Jeffrey E. Harris
Sandra G. Sosa-Rubi

Impact of "Seguro Popular" on Prenatal Visits in Mexico, 2002-2005: Latent Class Model of Count Data with a Discrete Endogenous Variable
w14919 Troy Davig
Eric M. Leeper

Reply to "Generalizing the Taylor Principle: A Comment"
w14875 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Pablo A. Guerrón-Quintana
Juan Rubio-Ramírez
Martín Uribe

Risk Matters: The Real Effects of Volatility Shocks
w14809 Daron Acemoglu
When Does Labor Scarcity Encourage Innovation?
w14772 Lars Ljungqvist
Harald Uhlig

Optimal Endowment Destruction under Campbell-Cochrane Habit Formation
w15611 Stefano Battiston
Domenico Delli Gatti
Mauro Gallegati
Bruce C. Greenwald
Joseph E. Stiglitz

Liaisons Dangereuses: Increasing Connectivity, Risk Sharing, and Systemic Risk
w14654 Patrick Bolton
Antoine Faure-Grimaud

Satisficing Contracts
w14629 Bernard Dumas
Andrew Lyasoff

Incomplete-Market Equilibria Solved Recursively on an Event Tree
w14357 William A. Brock
Steven N. Durlauf
Giacomo Rondina

Design Limits and Dynamic Policy Analysis
w14164 Bennett T. McCallum
Determinacy, Learnability, and Plausibility in Monetary Policy Analysis: Additional Results
w14080 Christopher R. Knittel
Konstantinos Metaxoglou

Estimation of Random Coefficient Demand Models: Challenges, Difficulties and Warnings
w14044 James J. Heckman
John Eric Humphries
Paul A. LaFontaine
Pedro L. Rodriguez

Taking the Easy Way Out: How the GED Testing Program Induces Students to Drop Out
w13991 Richard G. Newell
William A. Pizer

Indexed Regulation
orrc07-07 Wolfgang Kuhle
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Boersch-Supan

Demographic Change, and the Equity Premium
w13627 Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

Mind the Gap! Consumer Perceptions and Choices of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans
w13517 Benjamin Malin
Dirk Krueger
Felix Kubler

Computing Stochastic Dynamic Economic Models with a Large Number of State Variables: A Description and Application of a Smolyak-Collocation Method
t0345 Benjamin Malin
Dirk Krueger
Felix Kubler

Computing Stochastic Dynamic Economic Models with a Large Number of State Variables: A Description and Application of a Smolyak-Collocation Method
w13260 Bruce Preston
Mauro Roca

Incomplete Markets, Heterogeneity and Macroeconomic Dynamics
w13185 Alexander Ludwig
Dirk Krueger
Axel H. Boersch-Supan

Demographic Change, Relative Factor Prices, International Capital Flows, and Their Differential Effects on the Welfare of Generations
w12922 Arianna Degan
Antonio Merlo

Do Voters Vote Sincerely?
w12830 Li Gan
Guan Gong

Estimating Interdependence Between Health and Education in a Dynamic Model
orrc06-11 Alexander Ludwig
Dirk Kruger
Axel Boersch-Supan

Demographic Change, Relative Factor Prices, International Capital Flows, and Their Differential Effects on the Welfare of Generations
w12672 Pierpaolo Benigno
Michael Woodford

Linear-Quadratic Approximation of Optimal Policy Problems
w12625 Ram Singh
On the Existence and Efficiency of Equilibria Under Liability Rules
w12441 Bennett T. McCallum
E-Stability vis-a-vis Determinacy Results for a Broad Class of Linear Rational Expectations Models
w12453 Dirk Krueger
Alexander Ludwig

On the Consequences of Demographic Change for Rates of Returns to Capital, and the Distribution of Wealth and Welfare
w12018 James J. Heckman
Paul LaFontaine

Bias Corrected Estimates of GED Returns
w11942 Marc Giannoni
Robust Optimal Policy in a Forward-Looking Model with Parameter and Shock Uncertainty
w11900 Gabriel Weintraub
C. Lanier Benkard
Ben Van Roy

Markov Perfect Industry Dynamics with Many Firms
w11867 Patrick Bolton
Antoine Faure-Grimaud

Thinking Ahead: The Decision Problem
w11845 Daron Acemoglu
Equilibrium Bias of Technology
t0317 George W. Evans
Seppo Honkapohja
Noah Williams

Generalized Stochastic Gradient Learning
t0318 Martin D. D. Evans
Viktoria Hnatkovska

Solving General Equilibrium Models with Incomplete Markets and Many Assets
w11519 César Alonso-Borrego
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
José E. Galdón-Sánchez

Evaluating Labor Market Reforms: A General Equilibrium Approach
w11402 Alvin E. Roth
Tayfun Sonmez
M. Utku Unver

Efficient Kidney Exchange: Coincidence of Wants in a Structured Market
w11408 Emmanuel Farhi
Ivan Werning

Inequality, Social Discounting and Estate Taxation
t0309 Christopher D. Carroll
The Method of Endogenous Gridpoints for Solving Dynamic Stochastic Optimization Problems
w11201 Daron Acemoglu
Asuman Ozdaglar

Competition and Efficiency in Congested Markets
w11187 Ann M. Lawson
Brian C. Moyer
Sumiye Okubo
Mark A. Planting

Integrating Industry and National Economic Accounts: First Steps and Future Improvements
w11107 John R. Baldwin
Tarek Harchaoui

The Integration of the Canadian Productivity Accounts within the System of National Accounts: Current Status and Challenges Ahead
t0304 Ulrich Doraszelski
Kenneth L. Judd

Avoiding the Curse of Dimensionality in Dynamic Stochastic Games
w11029 Pierpaolo Benigno
Michael Woodford

Optimal Taxation in an RBC Model: A Linear-Quadratic Approach
w10759 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

Explaining Diversities in Age-Specific Life Expectancies and Values of Life Saving: A Numerical Analysis
t0297 Bennett McCallum
On the Relationship Between Determinate and MSV Solutions in Linear RE Models
w10627 Diego Comin
Using Investment Data to Assess the Importance of Price Mismeasurement
w10477 Thomas Hertel
David Hummels
Maros Ivanic
Roman Keeney

How Confident Can We Be in CGE-Based Assessments of Free Trade Agreements?
w9960 Bennett T. McCallum
The Unique Minimum State Variable RE Solution is E-Stable in All Well Formulated Linear Models
w9861 Martin B. Haugh
Leonid Kogan
Jiang Wang

Evaluating Portfolio Policies: A Duality Approach
w9349 Wouter J. DenHaan
Temporary Shocks and Unavoidable Transistions to a High-Unemployment Regime
t0282 Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe
Martin Uribe

Solving Dynamic General Equilibrium Models Using a Second-Order Approximation to the Policy Function
t0278 George Hall
John Rust

Econometric Methods for Endogenously Sampled Time Series: The Case of Commodity Price Speculation in the Steel Market
w8775 Casey B. Mulligan
A Dual Method of Empirically Evaluating Dynamic Competitive Equilibrium Models with Market Distortions, Applied to the Great Depression & World War II
w8496 Christopher D. Carroll
Miles S. Kimball

Liquidity Constraints and Precautionary Saving
w8234 Todd W. Allen
Christopher D. Carroll

Individual Learning About Consumption
w8135 Kenneth L. Judd
Sy-Ming Guu

Asymptotic Methods for Asset Market Equilibrium Analysis
w7727 Nathaniel O. Keohane
Benjamin Van Roy
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Controlling Stocks and Flows to Promote Quality: The Environment, With Applications to Physical and Human Capital
w7584 H. Naci Mocan
Stephen C. Billups
Jody Overland

A Dynamic Model of Differential Human Capital and Criminal Activity
w7271 Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Jonathan A. Parker

Consumption Over the Life Cycle
t0232 Bennett T. McCallum
Solutions to Linear Rational Expectations Models: A Compact Exposition
t0225 Lawrence J. Christiano
Solving Dynamic Equilibrium Models by a Method of Undetermined Coefficients
w6298 Christopher D. Carroll
Death to the Log-Linearized Consumption Euler Equation! (And Very Poor Health to the Second-Order Approximation)
t0218 Lawrence J. Christiano
Jonas D.M. Fisher

Algorithms for Solving Dynamic Models with Occasionally Binding Constraints
w6248 David Altig
Alan J. Auerbach
Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Kent A. Smetters
Jan Walliser

Simulating U.S. Tax Reform
t0212 Sanjiv Ranjan Das
An Efficient Generalized Discrete-Time Approach to Poisson-Gaussian Bond Option Pricing in the Heath-Jarrow-Morton Model
t0211 Patrick K. Asea
Paul J. Zak

Time-to-Build and Cycles
t0207 Jess Gaspar
Kenneth L. Judd

Solving Large Scale Rational Expectations Models
t0208 Kenneth L. Judd
Computational Economics and Economic Theory: Substitutes or Complements
w5509 Douglas A. Irwin
The Smoot-Hawley Tariff: A Quantitative Assessment
t0175 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Kevin A. Hassett

Investment Under Alternative Return Assumptions: Comparing Random Walks and Mean Reversion
w4805 Atish R. Ghosh
Holger C. Wolf

How Many Monies? A Genetic Approach to Finding Optimum Currency Areas
w4175 Robert S. Pindyck
Investments of Uncertain Cost
w3865 Giuseppe Bertola
Ricardo J. Caballero

Irreversibility and Aggregate Investment

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