Social Learning and Peer Effects in Consumption: Evidence from Movie Sales
NBER Working Paper No. 13832
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I thank Jerome Adda, David Ahn, Raj Chetty, Roger Gordon, Bryan Graham, David Levine, Robert McMillan, Stefano Della Vigna and seminar participants at Bank of Italy, Berkeley, Cornell, Chicago GSB, Nuremberg, LSE, Crest-Paris, Regensburg, San Diego, UCL and Zurich for helpful comments. I am grateful to Stefano Della Vigna, and Phillip Leslie for sharing their box office data. Gregorio Caetano, Mariana Carrera, Ashley Langer, David Klein and Erin Metcalf provided excellent research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.