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w21833 Benjamin Lester
Ali Shourideh
Venky Venkateswaran
Ariel Zetlin-Jones

Screening and Adverse Selection in Frictional Markets
w21839 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Parag A. Pathak
Christopher R. Walters

Free to Choose: Can School Choice Reduce Student Achievement?
w21758 Margherita Comola
Marcel Fafchamps

An Experimental Study of Decentralized Link Formation with Competition
w21705 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Joshua D. Angrist
Yusuke Narita
Parag A. Pathak

Research Design Meets Market Design: Using Centralized Assignment for Impact Evaluation
w21525 Christopher Avery
Parag A. Pathak

The Distributional Consequences of Public School Choice
w21496 Liran Einav
Chiara Farronato
Jonathan Levin

Peer-to-Peer Markets
w21387 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Christopher A. Powers

Which Models Can We Trust to Evaluate Consumer Decision Making? Comment on "Choice Inconsistencies among the Elderly"
w21405 Jishnu Das
Alaka Holla
Aakash Mohpal
Karthik Muralidharan

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India
w21304 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Raymond Kluender
Paul Schrimpf

Beyond Statistics: The Economic Content of Risk Scores
w21046 Atila Abdulkadiroğlu
Nikhil Agarwal
Parag A. Pathak

The Welfare Effects of Coordinated Assignment: Evidence from the NYC HS Match
w20866 Julio J. Elias
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

Sacred Values? The Effect of Information on Attitudes toward Payments for Human Organs
w20830 Chris Nosko
Steven Tadelis

The Limits of Reputation in Platform Markets: An Empirical Analysis and Field Experiment
w20792 Atila Abdulkadiroğlu
Joshua D. Angrist
Peter D. Hull
Parag A. Pathak

Charters Without Lotteries: Testing Takeovers in New Orleans and Boston
w20774 Christopher Avery
Alvin E. Roth
Soohyung Lee

College Admissions as Non-Price Competition: The Case of South Korea
w20775 Nikhil Agarwal
Paulo Somaini

Demand Analysis using Strategic Reports: An application to a school choice mechanism
w20767 Nikhil Agarwal
An Empirical Model of the Medical Match
w20588 Songzi Du
Haoxiang Zhu

Welfare and Optimal Trading Frequency in Dynamic Double Auctions
w20516 Nicolas S. Lambert
Michael Ostrovsky
Mikhail Panov

Strategic Trading in Informationally Complex Environments
w20487 Jonathan Levin
Andrzej Skrzypacz

Are Dynamic Vickrey Auctions Practical?: Properties of the Combinatorial Clock Auction
w20415 Michael Dinerstein
Liran Einav
Jonathan Levin
Neel Sundaresan

Consumer Price Search and Platform Design in Internet Commerce
w20431 Bradley Larsen
The Efficiency of Real-World Bargaining: Evidence from Wholesale Used-Auto Auctions
w20411 Neale Mahoney
E. Glen Weyl

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets
w20378 Judd B. Kessler
Alvin E. Roth

Don't Take 'No' For An Answer: An Experiment With Actual Organ Donor Registrations
w20275 Weerachart T. Kilenthong
Robert M. Townsend

A Market Based Solution to Price Externalities: A Generalized Framework
w20086 Robert Townsend
Weerachart Kilenthong

Segregated Security Exchanges with Ex Ante Rights to Trade: A Market-Based Solution to Collateral-Constrained Externalities
w20074 Daniel Elfenbein
Raymond Fisman
Brian McManus

Market Structure, Reputation, and the Value of Quality Certification
w19896 Jeffrey E. Harris
Beatriz G. López-Valcárcel
Patricia Barber
Vicente Ortún

Efficiency versus Equity in the Allocation of Medical Specialty Training Positions in Spain: A Health Policy Simulation Based on a Discrete Choice Model
w19859 Parag A. Pathak
Peng Shi

Demand Modeling, Forecasting, and Counterfactuals, Part I
w19576 Atila Abdulkadiroğlu
Weiwei Hu
Parag A. Pathak

Small High Schools and Student Achievement: Lottery-Based Evidence from New York City
w19514 Markus K. Brunnermeier
Martin Oehmke

Predatory Short Selling
w19520 Randall Lewis
Justin M. Rao
David H. Reiley

Measuring the Effects of Advertising: The Digital Frontier
w19419 Susan Athey
Emilio Calvano
Joshua Gans

The Impact of the Internet on Advertising Markets for News Media
w19417 Paul Asquith
Thom Covert
Parag Pathak

The Effects of Mandatory Transparency in Financial Market Design: Evidence from the Corporate Bond Market
w19430 Eric Budish
Benjamin N. Roin
Heidi Williams

Do firms underinvest in long-term research? Evidence from cancer clinical trials
w19259 Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone
Rohini Pande
Nicholas Ryan

Truth-telling by Third-party Auditors and the Response of Polluting Firms: Experimental Evidence from India
w19133 Ajay K. Agrawal
Christian Catalini
Avi Goldfarb

Some Simple Economics of Crowdfunding
w19035 Liran Einav
Jonathan D. Levin

The Data Revolution and Economic Analysis
w19021 Liran Einav
Chiara Farronato
Jonathan D. Levin
Neel Sundaresan

Sales Mechanisms in Online Markets: What Happened to Internet Auctions?
w18981 Umut M. Dur
Scott Duke Kominers
Parag A. Pathak
Tayfun Sönmez

The Demise of Walk Zones in Boston: Priorities vs. Precedence in School Choice
w18923 Anil K Kashyap
Natalia Kovrijnykh

Who Should Pay for Credit Ratings and How?
w18843 Tomasz Piskorski
Amit Seru
James Witkin

Asset Quality Misrepresentation by Financial Intermediaries: Evidence from RMBS Market
w18590 L. Elisa Celis
Gregory Lewis
Markus M. Mobius
Hamid Nazerzadeh

Buy-it-now or Take-a-chance: Price Discrimination through Randomized Auctions
w18471 Nick Netzer
Florian Scheuer

A Game Theoretic Foundation of Competitive Equilibria with Adverse Selection
w18222 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Prediction Markets for Economic Forecasting
w18202 Itai Ashlagi
David Gamarnik
Michael A. Rees
Alvin E. Roth

The Need for (long) Chains in Kidney Exchange
w17602 Ufuk Akcigit
Qingmin Liu

The Role of Information in Competitive Experimentation
w17410 Jeffrey R. Kling
Sendhil Mullainathan
Eldar Shafir
Lee Vermeulen
Marian Wrobel

Comparison Friction: Experimental Evidence from Medicare Drug Plans
w17385 Liran Einav
Theresa Kuchler
Jonathan D. Levin
Neel Sundaresan

Learning from Seller Experiments in Online Markets
w17340 Soohyung Lee
Muriel Niederle
Hye-Rim Kim
Woo-Keum Kim

Propose with a Rose? Signaling in Internet Dating Markets
w17324 Judd B. Kessler
Alvin E. Roth

Organ Allocation Policy and the Decision to Donate
w17007 Robert J. Shiller
Rafal M. Wojakowski
M. Shahid Ebrahim
Mark B. Shackleton

Continuous Workout Mortgages
w16851 Susan Athey
Dominic Coey
Jonathan Levin

Set-Asides and Subsidies in Auctions
w16852 Jonathan D. Levin
The Economics of Internet Markets
w16818 Aaron Edlin
Joseph Farrell

Freedom to Trade and the Competitive Process
w16804 Patrick Bolton
Tano Santos
Jose A. Scheinkman

Cream Skimming in Financial Markets
w16783 Parag A. Pathak
Tayfun Sönmez

School Admissions Reform in Chicago and England: Comparing Mechanisms by Their Vulnerability to Manipulation
w16720 Itai Ashlagi
Alvin E. Roth

Individual Rationality and Participation in Large Scale, Multi-Hospital Kidney Exchange
w16556 Alvin E. Roth
Marketplace Institutions Related to the Timing of Transactions
w16423 Christina Aperjis
Yali Miao
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Variable Temptations and Black Mark Reputations
w16310 Kathleen M. Kahle
René M. Stulz

Financial Policies and the Financial Crisis: How Important Was the Systemic Credit Contraction for Industrial Corporations?
w16319 Omar Al-Ubaydli
John A. List
Michael K. Price

The Nature of Excess: Using Randomized Treatments to Investigate Price Dynamics
w16282 Paul Asquith
Andrea S. Au
Thomas R. Covert
Parag A. Pathak

The Market for Borrowing Corporate Bonds
w16185 Peter Coles
Alexey Kushnir
Muriel Niederle

Preference Signaling in Matching Markets
w16140 Parag A. Pathak
Jay Sethuraman

Lotteries in Student Assignment: An Equivalence Result
w16028 Fuhito Kojima
Parag A. Pathak
Alvin E. Roth

Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets
w15961 John J. Horton
David G. Rand
Richard J. Zeckhauser

The Online Laboratory: Conducting Experiments in a Real Labor Market
w15785 Thomas Philippon
Vasiliki Skreta

Optimal Interventions in Markets with Adverse Selection
w15242 Rajkamal Iyer
Asim Ijaz Khwaja
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Kelly Shue

Screening Peers Softly: Inferring the Quality of Small Borrowers
w15006 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth
M. Utku Ünver

Unraveling Results from Comparable Demand and Supply: An Experimental Investigation
w14921 Alexander Frankel
Michael Schwarz

Experts and Their Records
w14922 Robin S. Lee
Michael Schwarz

Interviewing in Two-Sided Matching Markets
w14864 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Parag A. Pathak
Alvin E. Roth

Strategy-proofness versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the New York City High School Match
w14840 Muriel Niederle
Leeat Yariv

Decentralized Matching with Aligned Preferences
w14844 Christopher Avery
Jonathan D. Levin

Early Admissions at Selective Colleges
w14765 Jeremy Bulow
Jonathan Levin
Paul Milgrom

Winning Play in Spectrum Auctions
w14761 Vasiliki Skreta
Laura Veldkamp

Ratings Shopping and Asset Complexity: A Theory of Ratings Inflation
w14718 Kyna Fong
Michael Schwarz

Towards an Efficient Mechanism for Prescription Drug Procurement
w14689 Michael Schwarz
M. Bumin Yenmez

Median Stable Matching
w14618 Clayton Featherstone
Muriel Niederle

Ex Ante Efficiency in School Choice Mechanisms: An Experimental Investigation
w14590 Susan Athey
Jonathan Levin
Enrique Seira

Comparing Open and Sealed Bid Auctions: Evidence from Timber Auctions

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