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When Incentives Matter Too Much: Explaining Significant Responses to Irrelevant Information
Thomas Ahn and Jacob L. Vigdor #20321 ( ED LS)
Time Preferences and Consumer Behavior
David Bradford, Charles Courtemanche, Garth Heutel, Patrick McAlvanah, and Christopher Ruhm #20320 ( EEE HE)
Risk and Ambiguity in Models of Business Cycles
David Backus, Axelle Ferriere, and Stanley Zin #20319 ( AP EFG)
Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design
Brigitte C. Madrian #20318 ( AG CH DEV ED EEE HC HE LE LS PE)
The Gradients of Power: Evidence from the Chinese Housing Market
Hanming Fang, Quanlin Gu, and Li-An Zhou #20317 ( PE)
A Surplus of Ambition: Can Europe Rely on Large Primary Surpluses to Solve its Debt Problem?
Barry Eichengreen and Ugo Panizza #20316 ( IFM)
Corruption, Intimidation, and Whistle-blowing: a Theory of Inference from Unverifiable Reports
Sylvain Chassang and Gerard Padró i Miquel #20315 ( DEV POL)
A Model of the Twin Ds: Optimal Default and Devaluation
Seunghoon Na, Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé, Martin Uribe, and Vivian Z. Yue #20314 ( EFG IFM ME)
Do Large Modern Retailers Pay Premium Wages?
Brianna Cardiff-Hicks, Francine Lafontaine, and Kathryn Shaw #20313 ( LS)
Serial Entrepreneurship: Learning by Doing?
Francine Lafontaine and Kathryn Shaw #20312 ( LS PR)
An Econometric Evaluation of Competing Explanations for The Midterm Gap
Brian G. Knight #20311 ( POL)
Loans on Sale: Credit Market Seasonality, Borrower Need, and Lender Rent Seeking
Justin Murfin and Mitchell Petersen #20310 ( CF IO)
Social Structure and Institutional Design: Evidence from a Lab Experiment in the Field
Emily Breza, Arun G. Chandrasekhar, and Horacio Larreguy #20309 ( DEV POL)
Expanding the School Breakfast Program: Impacts on Children's Consumption, Nutrition and Health
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach and Mary Zaki #20308 ( CH ED PE)
The Micro and Macro of Disappearing Routine Jobs: A Flows Approach
Guido Matias Cortes, Nir Jaimovich, Christopher J. Nekarda, and Henry E. Siu #20307 ( EFG LS)
The Persistence and Heterogeneity of Health among Older Americans
Florian Heiss, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise #20306 ( AG)
Firms' Sickness Costs and Workers' Sickness Absences
René Böheim and Thomas Leoni #20305 ( AG)
Holy Cows or Cash Cows?
Orazio Attanasio and Britta Augsburg #20304 ( DEV EFG)
Identifying Long-Run Risks: A Bayesian Mixed-Frequency Approach
Frank Schorfheide, Dongho Song, and Amir Yaron #20303 ( AP EFG ME)
International Banking and Liquidity Risk Transmission: Lessons from Across Countries
Claudia M. Buch and Linda S. Goldberg #20286 ( IFM)
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