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Bounds on Elasticities with Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply

Raj Chetty

NBER Working Paper No. 15616
Issued in December 2009

---- Acknowledgements -----

I would like to thank Tim Armstrong, Soren Blomquist, Richard Blundell, David Card, Daniel Feenberg, Christopher Ferrall, John Friedman, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, James Hines, Caroline Hoxby, Susumu Imai, Guido Imbens, Damon Jones, Patrick Kline, Adam Looney, Day Manoli, Ariel Pakes, Valerie Ramey, Richard Rogerson, Emmanuel Saez, Johannes Spinnewijn, Harald Uhlig, Ken Wolpin, anonymous referees, and numerous seminar participants for very helpful comments. Gregory Bruich, Jane Choi, Peter Ganong, Nate Hilger, Tord Krogh, Jessica Laird, Zachary Liscow, Keli Liu, Laszlo Sandor, Heather Sarsons, and Danny Yagan provided outstanding research assistance. Funding from NSF Grant SES 0645396 and the Sloan Foundation is gratefully acknowledged. The code used to produce the results in this paper is available on the author's website at www.economics.harvard.edu/faculty/chetty. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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