Dan Silverman

Department of Economics
W.P. Carey School of Business
Arizona State University
P.O. Box 879801
Tempe, AZ 85287-9801
Tel: 480-965-4832
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NBER Working Papers and Publications

December 2016The Response of Consumer Spending to Changes in Gasoline Prices
with Michael Gelman, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Shachar Kariv, Dmitri Koustas, Matthew D. Shapiro, Steven Tadelis: w22969
October 2015Factors Determining Callbacks to Job Applications by the Unemployed: An Audit Study
with Henry S. Farber, Till von Wachter: w21689
July 2015Accounting for Adaptation in the Economics of Happiness
with Miles Kimball, Ryan Nunn: w21365
March 2015How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Account Data
with Michael Gelman, Shachar Kariv, Matthew D. Shapiro, Steven Tadelis: w21025


October 2014Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment
with Catia Batista, Dean Yang: w20605

Published: Batista, Catia & Silverman, Dan & Yang, Dean, 2015. "Directed giving: Evidence from an inter-household transfer experiment," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 118(C), pages 2-21. citation courtesy of

Annuitized Wealth and Post-Retirement Saving
with John Laitner, Dmitriy Stolyarov: w20547
May 2012Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices
with Xavier Giné, Jessica Goldberg, Dean Yang: w18065

Published: Xavier Giné & Jessica Goldberg & Dan Silverman & Dean Yang, 2017. "Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices," The Economic Journal, .

February 2011Who Is (More) Rational?
with Syngjoo Choi, Shachar Kariv, Wieland Müller: w16791

Published: Syngjoo Choi & Shachar Kariv & Wieland M?ller & Dan Silverman, 2014. "Who Is (More) Rational?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(6), pages 1518-50, June. citation courtesy of

September 2007Time-Inconsistency and Welfare Program Participation: Evidence from the NLSY
with Hanming Fang: w13375

Published: Hanming Fang & Dan Silverman, 2009. "Time-Inconsistency And Welfare Program Participation: Evidence From The Nlsy," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 50(4), pages 1043-1077, November. citation courtesy of

April 2007Factions and Political Competition
with Nicola Persico, José Carlos Rodríguez-Pueblita: w13008

Published: Persico, Nicola, José C. R. Pueblita and Dan Silverman. “Factions and Political Competition." Journal of Political Economy 119, 2 (April 2011): 242-288. citation courtesy of

October 2006Time Preference, Time Discounting, and Smoking Decisions
with Ahmed Khwaja, Frank Sloan: w12615

Published: Khwaja, Ahmed & Silverman, Dan & Sloan, Frank, 2007. "Time preference, time discounting, and smoking decisions," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 927-949, September. citation courtesy of

June 2006Sources of Advantageous Selection: Evidence from the Medigap Insurance Market
with Hanming Fang, Michael P. Keane: w12289

Published: Hanming Fang & Michael P. Keane & Dan Silverman, 2008. "Sources of Advantageous Selection: Evidence from the Medigap Insurance Market," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 116(2), pages 303-350, 04. citation courtesy of

Willpower and the Optimal Control of Visceral Urges
with Emre Ozdenoren, Stephen Salant: w12278

Published: Emre Ozdenoren & Stephen W. Salant & Dan Silverman, 2012. "Willpower And The Optimal Control Of Visceral Urges," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 10(2), pages 342-368, 04. citation courtesy of

March 2005Estimating Life-Cycle Parameters from Consumption Behavior at Retirement
with John Laitner: w11163
May 2004Consumption, Commitmants and Preferences for Risk
with Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson: w10527
The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height
with Nicola Persico, Andrew Postlewaite: w10522

Published: Nicola Persico & Andrew Postlewaite & Dan Silverman, 2004. "The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 112(5), pages 1019-1053, October. citation courtesy of

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