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2019
w26284 Fatih Guvenen
Gueorgui Kambourov
Burhanettin Kuruscu
Sergio Ocampo-Diaz
Daphne Chen

Use It or Lose It: Efficiency Gains from Wealth Taxation
w26282 Clément de Chaisemartin
Luc Behaghel

Estimating the Effect of Treatments Allocated by Randomized Waiting Lists.
w26276 Robert Scherf
Matthew Weinzierl

Understanding Different Approaches to Benefit-Based Taxation
w26273 Albert Bravo-Biosca
Experimental Innovation Policy
w26270 Enrico Moretti
The Effect of High-Tech Clusters on the Productivity of Top Inventors
w26268 Andrew B. Ayres
Kyle C. Meng
Andrew J. Plantinga

Do Property Rights Alleviate the Problem of the Commons? Evidence from California Groundwater Rights
w26247 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears
Ishaana Talesara

Inversions in US Presidential Elections: 1836-2016
w26244 Patrick Kline
Raffaele Saggio
Mikkel Sølvsten

Leave-out Estimation of Variance Components
w26243 Steven J. Davis
Rising Policy Uncertainty
w26238 Andrew Goodman-Bacon
Jamein P. Cunningham

Changes in Family Structure and Welfare Participation Since the 1960s: The Role of Legal Services
w26233 John Cawley
David E. Frisvold
Anna Hill
David Jones

Oakland's Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax: Impacts on Prices, Purchases and Consumption by Adults and Children
w26232 William N. Evans
David C. Philips
Krista J. Ruffini

Reducing and Preventing Homelessness: A Review of the Evidence and Charting a Research Agenda
w26228 Jason M. Lindo
Mayra Pineda-Torres

New Evidence on the Effects of Mandatory Waiting Periods for Abortion
w26227 Joseph Price
Kasey Buckles
Jacob Van Leeuwen
Isaac Riley

Combining Family History and Machine Learning to Link Historical Records
w26223 Tiziano Arduini
Alberto Bisin
Onur Özgür
Eleonora Patacchini

Dynamic Social Interactions and Health Risk Behavior
w26219 Max Raskin
Fahad Saleh
David Yermack

How Do Private Digital Currencies Affect Government Policy?
w26207 Florian Scheuer
Joel Slemrod

Taxation and the Superrich
w26206 Mark Hoekstra
Vijetha Koppa

Strict Voter Identification Laws, Turnout, and Election Outcomes
w26204 Abhijit Banerjee
Amy Finkelstein
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Arianna Ornaghi
Sudarno Sumarto

The Challenges of Universal Health Insurance in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Large-scale Randomized Experiment in Indonesia
w26195 Youssef Benzarti
Alisa Tazhitdinova

Do Value-Added Taxes Affect International Trade Flows? Evidence from 30 Years of Tax Reforms
w26189 Gabriel K. Innes
Pranay R. Randad
Anton Korinek
Meghan F. Davis
Lance B. Price
Anthony D. So
Christopher D. Heaney

External Societal Costs of Antimicrobial Resistance in Humans Attributable to Antimicrobial Use in Livestock
w26187 Michael Luca
Deepak Malhotra
Christopher Poliquin

The Impact of Mass Shootings on Gun Policy
w26180 William Morrison
Dmitry Taubinsky

Rules of Thumb and Attention Elasticities: Evidence from Under- and Overreaction to Taxes
w26177 Mariano Max Croce
Thien T. Nguyen
Steve Raymond

Persistent Government Debt and Aggregate Risk Distribution
w26172 Ryan Kellogg
Output and Attribute-Based Carbon Regulation Under Uncertainty
w26164 Peter Bergman
Raj Chetty
Stefanie DeLuca
Nathaniel Hendren
Lawrence F. Katz
Christopher Palmer

Creating Moves to Opportunity: Experimental Evidence on Barriers to Neighborhood Choice
w26162 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Tamar Oostrom
Abigail J. Ostriker
Heidi L. Williams

Screening and Selection: The Case of Mammograms
w26161 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark Stehr
Justin Sydnor
Dmitry Taubinsky

How are Preferences For Commitment Revealed?
w26157 Charles J. Courtemanche
Ishtiaque Fazlul
James Marton
Benjamin D. Ukert
Aaron Yelowitz
Daniela Zapata

The Impact of the ACA on Insurance Coverage Disparities After Four Years
w26151 Brian G. Knight
Nathan M. Schiff

Reducing Frictions in College Admissions: Evidence from the Common Application
w26150 M. Chatib Basri
Mayara Felix
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken

Tax Administration vs. Tax Rates: Evidence from Corporate Taxation in Indonesia
w26146 Soren T. Anderson
Ioana Marinescu
Boris Shor

Can Pigou at the Polls Stop Us Melting the Poles?
w26145 Charles J. Courtemanche
James Marton
Aaron Yelowitz

Medicaid Coverage across the Income Distribution under the Affordable Care Act
w26144 Nathaniel Hendren
Ben Sprung-Keyser

A Unified Welfare Analysis of Government Policies
w26142 Victor Couture
Cecile Gaubert
Jessie Handbury
Erik Hurst

Income Growth and the Distributional Effects of Urban Spatial Sorting
w26141 Jaume Ventura
Sharing a Government
w26139 John Eric Humphries
Nicholas S. Mader
Daniel I. Tannenbaum
Winnie L. van Dijk

Does Eviction Cause Poverty? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Cook County, IL
w26137 Joshua D. Angrist
Parag A. Pathak
Román Andrés Zárate

Choice and Consequence: Assessing Mismatch at Chicago Exam Schools
w26135 Robert Kaestner
Engy Ziedan

Mortality and Socioeconomic Consequences of Prescription Opioids: Evidence from State Policies
w26122 Jillian Chown
David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite
Jordan Keener

The Opportunities and Limitations of Monopsony Power in Healthcare: Evidence from the United States and Canada
w26119 Sandro Ambuehl
B. Douglas Bernheim
Axel Ockenfels

Projective Paternalism
w26110 Jeremy Burke
Julian Jamison
Dean Karlan
Kata Mihaly
Jonathan Zinman

Credit Building or Credit Crumbling? A Credit Builder Loan's Effects on Consumer Behavior, Credit Scores and Their Predictive Power
w26103 Marika Cabral
Can Cui
Michael Dworsky

What is the Rationale for an Insurance Coverage Mandate? Evidence from Workers' Compensation Insurance
w26098 Michael D. Bordo
Edward S. Prescott

Federal Reserve Structure, Economic Ideas, and Monetary and Financial Policy
w26097 Margherita Borella
Mariacristina De Nardi
Fang Yang

Are Marriage-Related Taxes and Social Security Benefits Holding Back Female Labor Supply?
w26095 Diane Alexander
Molly Schnell

The Impacts of Physician Payments on Patient Access, Use, and Health
w26094 Victoria Perez
Justin M. Ross
Kosali I. Simon

Do Local Governments Represent Voter Preferences? Evidence from Hospital Financing under the Affordable Care Act
w26093 Marc A. C. Hafstead
Roberton C. Williams III

Jobs and Environmental Regulation
w26090 John H. Cochrane
The Value of Government Debt
w26079 Riley K. Acton
Scott A. Imberman
Michael F. Lovenheim

Do Health Insurance Mandates Spillover to Education? Evidence from Michigan's Autism Insurance Mandate
w26078 Gopi Shah Goda
Matthew R. Levy
Colleen Flaherty Manchester
Aaron Sojourner
Joshua Tasoff

Who is a Passive Saver Under Opt-In and Auto-Enrollment?
w26077 David A. Keiser
Joseph S. Shapiro

US Water Pollution Regulation over the Last Half Century: Burning Waters to Crystal Springs?
w26075 Panle Jia Barwick
Myrto Kalouptsidi
Nahim Bin Zahur

China's Industrial Policy: an Empirical Evaluation
w26072 Lucas W. Davis
James M. Sallee

Should Electric Vehicle Drivers Pay a Mileage Tax?
w26068 Ian W.R. Martin
Robert S. Pindyck

Welfare Costs of Catastrophes: Lost Consumption and Lost Lives
w26051 Aaron Chalfin
Benjamin Hansen
Rachel Ryley

The Minimum Legal Drinking Age and Crime Victimization
w26048 Tatiana Homonoff
Rourke O'Brien
Abigail B. Sussman

Does Knowing Your FICO Score Change Financial Behavior? Evidence from a Field Experiment with Student Loan Borrowers
w26047 Owen Thompson
Fertility Decline in the Civil Rights Era
w26041 Richard J. Zeckhauser
Strategic Sorting: The Role of Ordeals in Health Care
w26038 Michael D. Frakes
Jonathan Gruber
Anupam Jena

Is Great Information Good Enough? Evidence from Physicians as Patients
w26036 Leandro Carvalho
Dan Silverman

Complexity and Sophistication
w26030 Timothy J. Halliday
Randall Q. Akee
Tetine Sentell
Megan Inada
Jill Miyamura

The Impact of Medicaid on Medical Utilization in a Vulnerable Population: Evidence from COFA Migrants
w26029 Michael Bailey
Patrick Farrell
Theresa Kuchler
Johannes Stroebel

Social Connectedness in Urban Areas
w26028 Robert A. Moffitt
The Marginal Labor Supply Disincentives of Welfare Reforms
w26025 Dean Jolliffe
Juan Margitic
Martin Ravallion

Food Stamps and America's Poorest
w26022 Lori L. Taylor
Kalena E. Cortes
Travis C. Hearn

Publication, Compensation, and the Public Affairs Discount: Does Gender Play a Role?
w26017 Michael F. Pesko
Charles J. Courtemanche
Johanna Catherine Maclean

The Effects of Traditional Cigarette and E-Cigarette Taxes on Adult Tobacco Product Use
w26016 Matthew Backus
Sida Peng

On Testing Continuity and the Detection of Failures
w26015 Holger Sieg
Chamna Yoon

Waiting for Affordable Housing in New York City
w26008 Ruixue Jia
Torsten Persson

Individual vs. Social Motives in Identity Choice: Theory and Evidence from China
w26006 Harounan Kazianga
Leigh L. Linden
Ali Protik
Matthew Sloan

The Medium-Term Impacts of Girl-Friendly Schools: Seven-Year Evidence from School Construction in Burkina Faso
w26001 Germán Gutiérrez
Thomas Philippon

The Failure of Free Entry
w25994 Nicholas Ingwersen
Harounan Kazianga
Leigh L. Linden
Arif Mamun
Ali Protik
Matthew Sloan

The Long-Term Impacts of Girl-Friendly Schools: Evidence from the BRIGHT School Construction Program in Burkina Faso
w25985 Michael J. Boskin
Diego J. Perez
Daniel S. Bennett

The Political Economy of Social Security Reform
w25976 Kate Bundorf
Maria Polyakova
Ming Tai-Seale

How do Humans Interact with Algorithms? Experimental Evidence from Health Insurance
w25975 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew Gentzkow
Heidi L. Williams

Place-Based Drivers of Mortality: Evidence from Migration
w25973 Sanders Korenman
Dahlia K. Remler
Rosemary T. Hyson

Accounting for the Impact of Medicaid on Child Poverty
w25967 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna
Patricia Funk
Nagore Iriberri

Are Referees and Editors in Economics Gender Neutral?
w25963 Patrick Button
Do Tax Incentives Affect Business Location and Economic Development? Evidence from State Film Incentives
w25962 Andrew Goodman-Bacon
Lucie Schmidt

Federalizing Benefits: The Introduction of Supplemental Security Income and the Size of the Safety Net
w25961 Kilian Heilmann
Matthew E. Kahn

The Urban Crime and Heat Gradient in High and Low Poverty Areas
w25958 Alex Rees-Jones
Kyle T. Rozema

Price Isn't Everything: Behavioral Response around Changes in Sin Taxes
w25955 Sylvie Démurger
Eric A. Hanushek
Lei Zhang

Employer Learning and the Dynamics of Returns to Universities: Evidence from Chinese Elite Education during University Expansion
w25954 Thibaut Lamadon
Magne Mogstad
Bradley Setzler

Imperfect Competition, Compensating Differentials and Rent Sharing in the U.S. Labor Market
w25953 Justine S. Hastings
Ryan E. Kessler
Jesse M. Shapiro

The Effect of SNAP on the Composition of Purchased Foods: Evidence and Implications
w25947 Debopam Bhattacharya
Pascaline Dupas
Shin Kanaya

Demand and Welfare Analysis in Discrete Choice Models with Social Interactions
w25944 Miguel Sánchez-Romero
Ronald D. Lee
Alexia Prskawetz

Redistributive Effects of Different Pension Systems When Longevity Varies by Socioeconomic Status
w25938 Laura K. Gee
Jonathan Meer

The Altruism Budget: Measuring and Encouraging Charitable Giving
w25936 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Sebastian Tello-Trillo
Douglas Webber

Losing Insurance and Behavioral Health Hospitalizations: Evidence from a Large-scale Medicaid Disenrollment
w25932 Jonathan Gruber
Benjamin D. Sommers

The Affordable Care Act's Effects on Patients, Providers and the Economy: What We've Learned So Far
w25926 Lourenço S. Paz
James E. West

Should We Trust Clustered Standard Errors? A Comparison with Randomization-Based Methods
w25916 Brian Knight
Ana Tribin

Opposition Media, State Censorship, and Political Accountability: Evidence from Chavez's Venezuela
w25915 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Anne Beeson Royalty

The Effects of Multispecialty Group Practice on Health Care Spending and Use
w25907 Bruce D. Meyer
Derek Wu
Victoria R. Mooers
Carla Medalia

The Use and Misuse of Income Data and Extreme Poverty in the United States
w25906 Jack Favilukis
Pierre Mabille
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

Affordable Housing and City Welfare
w25905 Benjamin M. Marx
Lesley J. Turner

Student Loan Choice Overload
w25904 Clément de Chaisemartin
Xavier D'Haultfoeuille

Two-way Fixed Effects Estimators with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects
w25902 Petra Persson
Maya Rossin-Slater

When Dad Can Stay Home: Fathers' Workplace Flexibility and Maternal Health
w25901 Hanming Fang
Linke Hou
Mingxing Liu
Lixin Colin Xu
Pengfei Zhang

Factions, Local Accountability, and Long-Term Development: Theory and Evidence
w25895 Jess Benhabib
Bálint Szőke

Optimal Positive Capital Taxes at Interior Steady States
w25883 Lena Edlund
Cecilia Machado

It's the Phone, Stupid: Mobiles and Murder
w25876 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian
William L. Skimmyhorn

Borrowing to Save? The Impact of Automatic Enrollment on Debt
w25870 Olesya Fomenko
Jonathan Gruber

Reclassification to Avoid Consumer Cost-Sharing in Group Health Plans
w25863 John J. Donohue
Steven D. Levitt

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime over the Last Two Decades
w25859 Tim Johnson
Dalton Conley

Military Service and Public Sector Employment: Birthdates Called in the Vietnam Draft Lotteries Appear Excessively in the Population of Civilian U.S. Federal Personnel Records
w25854 Jon Kleinberg
Sendhil Mullainathan

Simplicity Creates Inequity: Implications for Fairness, Stereotypes, and Interpretability
w25850 Patrick Button
Population Aging, Age Discrimination, and Age Discrimination Protections at the 50th Anniversary of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act
w25848 Omar Al-Ubaydli
John A. List
Dana Suskind

The Science of Using Science: Towards an Understanding of the Threats to Scaling Experiments
w25843 Michael Bailey
Drew M. Johnston
Theresa Kuchler
Johannes Stroebel
Arlene Wong

Peer Effects in Product Adoption
w25842 Hunt Allcott
Benjamin Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Should We Tax Sugar-Sweetened Beverages? An Overview of Theory and Evidence
w25841 Hunt Allcott
Benjamin Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Regressive Sin Taxes, With an Application to the Optimal Soda Tax
w25834 Michael Baker
Yosh Halberstam
Kory Kroft
Alexandre Mas
Derek Messacar

Pay Transparency and the Gender Gap
w25832 Mariacristina De Nardi
Giulio Fella
Marike G. Knoef
Gonzalo Paz-Pardo
Raun Van Ooijen

Family and Government Insurance: Wage, Earnings, and Income Risks in the Netherlands and the U.S.
w25831 James M. Sallee
Pigou Creates Losers: On the Implausibility of Achieving Pareto Improvements from Efficiency-Enhancing Policies
w25822 Jack W. Britton
Jonathan Gruber

Do Income Contingent Student Loan Programs Distort Earnings? Evidence from the UK
w25821 Stefan Steinerberger
Aleh Tsyvinski

Tax Mechanisms and Gradient Flows
w25819 Jerry A. Hausman
Haoyang Liu
Ye Luo
Christopher Palmer

Errors in the Dependent Variable of Quantile Regression Models
w25813 Peter Koczanski
Harvey S. Rosen

Are Millennials Really So Selfish? Preliminary Evidence from the Philanthropy Panel Study
w25809 Kacie Dragan
Ingrid Ellen
Sherry A. Glied

Does Gentrification Displace Poor Children? New Evidence from New York City Medicaid Data
w25800 Judd B. Kessler
Corinne Low
Colin Sullivan

Incentivized Resume Rating: Eliciting Employer Preferences without Deception
w25798 Aaron Chalfin
Benjamin Hansen
Jason Lerner
Lucie Parker

Reducing Crime Through Environmental Design: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment of Street Lighting in New York City
w25796 Sarah Cohodes
Elizabeth Setren
Christopher R. Walters

Can Successful Schools Replicate? Scaling Up Boston's Charter School Sector
w25791 Justine S. Hastings
Mark Howison
Sarah E. Inman

Predicting High-Risk Opioid Prescriptions Before they are Given
w25784 Jessica E. Pac
Ann P. Bartel
Christopher J. Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Paid Family Leave and Breastfeeding: Evidence from California
w25783 Been-Lon Chen
Hung-Ju Chen
Ping Wang

Long-Run Tax Incidence in a Human Capital-based Endogenous Growth Model with Labor-Market Frictions
w25776 Richard Blundell
Monica Costa Dias
David A. Goll
Costas Meghir

Wages, Experience and Training of Women over the Lifecycle
w25773 Bronwyn H. Hall
Tax Policy for Innovation
w25770 David Altig
Alan J. Auerbach
Patrick C. Higgins
Darryl R. Koehler
Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Michael Leiseca
Ellyn Terry
Yifan Ye

Did the 2017 Tax Reform Discriminate against Blue State Voters?
w25766 Alberto Ciancio
Camilo García-Jimeno

The Political Economy of Immigration Enforcement: Conflict and Cooperation under Federalism
w25763 Angela Cools
Raquel Fernández
Eleonora Patacchini

Girls, Boys, and High Achievers
w25761 Daniel Cooper
María José Luengo-Prado
Jonathan A. Parker

The Local Aggregate Effects of Minimum Wage Increases
w25760 Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Felix Kubler
Andrey Polbin
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Simon Scheidegger

Making Carbon Taxation a Generational Win Win
w25757 Michael Gelman
Shachar Kariv
Matthew D. Shapiro
Dan Silverman

Rational Illiquidity and Excess Sensitivity: Theory and Evidence from Income Tax Withholding and Refunds
w25753 Eric Chyn
Samantha Gold
Justine S. Hastings

The Returns to Early-life Interventions for Very Low Birth Weight Children
w25749 François Gerard
Joana Naritomi

Job Displacement Insurance and (the Lack of) Consumption-Smoothing
w25746 Jason A. Aimone
Brittany Ward
James E. West

Dishonest Behavior: Sin Big or Go Home
w25745 Marco Battaglini
Luigi Guiso
Chiara Lacava
Eleonora Patacchini

Tax Professionals: Tax-Evasion Facilitators or Information Hubs?
w25744 Stefano Giglio
Matteo Maggiori
Johannes Stroebel
Stephen Utkus

Five Facts About Beliefs and Portfolios
w25740 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Mathilde Muñoz
Stefanie Stantcheva

Taxation and Migration: Evidence and Policy Implications
w25738 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

Combining Administrative and Survey Data to Improve Income Measurement
w25737 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

An Empirical Total Survey Error Decomposition Using Data Combination
w25725 Charles I. Jones
Taxing Top Incomes in a World of Ideas
w25722 Sébastien Houde
Erica Myers

Heterogeneous (Mis-) Perceptions of Energy Costs: Implications for Measurement and Policy Design
w25718 Paul D. Adams
Stefan Hunt
Christopher Palmer
Redis Zaliauskas

Testing the Effectiveness of Consumer Financial Disclosure: Experimental Evidence from Savings Accounts
w25716 Christian Dippel
Michael Poyker

How Common are Electoral Cycles in Criminal Sentencing?
w25715 Christian Dippel
Michael Poyker

Do Private Prisons Affect Criminal Sentencing?
w25709 David Albouy
Alex Chernoff
Chandler Lutz
Casey Warman

Local Labor Markets in Canada and the United States
w25705 Rafael Di Tella
Dani Rodrik

Labor Market Shocks and the Demand for Trade Protection: Evidence from Online Surveys
w25701 Amine Ouazad
Romain Rancière

Market Frictions, Arbitrage, and the Capitalization of Amenities
w25696 Don Fullerton
Chi L. Ta

Costs of Energy Efficiency Mandates Can Reverse the Sign of Rebound
w25675 Susan Athey
Mohsen Bayati
Guido Imbens
Zhaonan Qu

Ensemble Methods for Causal Effects in Panel Data Settings
w25674 Christopher R. Knittel
Elizabeth Murphy

Generational Trends in Vehicle Ownership and Use: Are Millennials Any Different?
w25671 Amanda E. Kowalski
Counting Defiers
w25668 Bronson Argyle
Taylor D. Nadauld
Christopher Palmer

Monthly Payment Targeting and the Demand for Maturity
w25661 Margherita Borella
Mariacristina De Nardi
Fang Yang

The Lost Ones: the Opportunities and Outcomes of Non-College Educated Americans Born in the 1960s
w25656 Andrea M. Kelly
Jason M. Lindo
Analisa Packham

The Power of the IUD: Effects of Expanding Access to Contraception Through Title X Clinics
w25651 Youssef Benzarti
Jarkko Harju
Tuomas Matikka

Does Mandating Social Insurance Affect Entrepreneurial Activity?
w25648 Eric A. Hanushek
Paul E. Peterson
Laura M. Talpey
Ludger Woessmann

The Unwavering SES Achievement Gap: Trends in U.S. Student Performance
w25642 Manasi Deshpande
Tal Gross
Yalun Su

Disability and Distress: The Effect of Disability Programs on Financial Outcomes
w25637 Luigi Butera
Robert Metcalfe
William Morrison
Dmitry Taubinsky

The Deadweight Loss of Social Recognition
w25636 Juliano Assunção
Robert McMillan
Joshua Murphy
Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues

Optimal Environmental Targeting in the Amazon Rainforest
w25635 Timothy K.M. Beatty
Marianne P. Bitler
Xinzhe Huang Cheng
Cynthia van der Werf

SNAP and Paycheck Cycles
w25626 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman

A Practical Method to Reduce Privacy Loss when Disclosing Statistics Based on Small Samples
w25623 Joel Slemrod
Obeid Ur Rehman
Mazhar Waseem

Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Motivations for Tax Compliance: Evidence from Pakistan
w25622 Ricardo Perez-Truglia
The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
w25621 Olivier J. Blanchard
Public Debt and Low Interest Rates
w25618 Yiqun Chen
Petra Persson
Maria Polyakova

The Roots of Health Inequality and The Value of Intra-Family Expertise
w25617 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

Optimal Progressivity with Age-Dependent Taxation
w25612 Tito Boeri
Andrea Ichino
Enrico Moretti
Johanna Posch

Wage Equalization and Regional Misallocation: Evidence from Italian and German Provinces
w25601 Christian Dippel
Political Parties Do Matter in U.S. Cities ... For Their Unfunded Pensions
w25600 Barbara Biasi
School Finance Equalization Increases Intergenerational Mobility: Evidence from a Simulated-Instruments Approach
w25594 Matthew E. Kahn
Pei Li

The Effect of Pollution and Heat on High Skill Public Sector Worker Productivity in China
w25593 Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Victor Chernozhukov
Francesca Molinari
Paul Schrimpf

Best Linear Approximations to Set Identified Functions: With an Application to the Gender Wage Gap
w25590 James Andreoni
Michael A. Kuhn
John A. List
Anya Samek
Kevin Sokal
Charles Sprenger

Toward an Understanding of the Development of Time Preferences: Evidence from Field Experiments
w25587 Helen H. Jensen
Brent Kreider
Oleksandr Zhylyevskyy

Investigating Treatment Effects of Participating Jointly in SNAP and WIC when the Treatment is Validated Only for SNAP
w25586 Itzik Fadlon
Shanthi P. Ramnath
Patricia K. Tong

Market Inefficiency and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Social Security's Survivors Benefits
w25582 Don Fullerton
Chi L. Ta

Environmental Policy on the Back of an Envelope: A Cobb-Douglas Model is Not Just a Teaching Tool
w25581 Julio J. Elias
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

Paying for Kidneys? A Randomized Survey and Choice Experiment
w25580 V. Kerry Smith
Ben Whitmore

Amenities, Risk, and Flood Insurance Reform
w25578 Louis Kaplow
Market Power and Income Taxation
w25575 Timothy Besley
Anders Jensen
Torsten Persson

Norms, Enforcement, and Tax Evasion
w25574 David S. Lee
Pauline Leung
Christopher J. O'Leary
Zhuan Pei
Simon Quach

Are Sufficient Statistics Necessary? Nonparametric Measurement of Deadweight Loss from Unemployment Insurance
w25571 Marcus Hagedorn
Iourii Manovskii
Kurt Mitman

The Fiscal Multiplier
w25570 Scott P. Burger
Christopher R. Knittel
Ignacio J. Pérez-Arriaga
Ian Schneider
Frederik vom Scheidt

The Efficiency and Distributional Effects of Alternative Residential Electricity Rate Designs
w25560 Meredith Fowlie
Edward A. Rubin
Reed Walker

Bringing Satellite-Based Air Quality Estimates Down to Earth
w25557 John Gathergood
Neale Mahoney
Neil Stewart
Jörg Weber

How Do Americans Repay Their Debt? The Balance-Matching Heuristic
w25548 Jon Kleinberg
Jens Ludwig
Sendhil Mullainathan
Cass R. Sunstein

Discrimination In The Age Of Algorithms
w25546 Daniel G. Garrett
Eric C. Ohrn
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato

Tax Policy and Local Labor Market Behavior
w25540 Victor Stango
Jonathan Zinman

We are all Behavioral, More or Less: Measuring and Using Consumer-level Behavioral Sufficient Statistics
w25538 Hilary W. Hoynes
Jesse Rothstein

Universal Basic Income in the US and Advanced Countries
w25527 Dhaval M. Dave
Hope Corman
Ariel Kalil
Ofira Schwartz-Soicher
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Adolescent Social Behaviors
w25524 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Johanna Posch
Andreas Steinhauer
Josef Zweimüller

Child Penalties Across Countries: Evidence and Explanations
w25523 Timothy J. Kehoe
Carlos Gustavo Machicado
José Peres-Cajías

The Monetary and Fiscal History of Bolivia, 1960-2017
w25520 Eduardo Dávila
Benjamin M. Hébert

Optimal Corporate Taxation Under Financial Frictions
w25518 Mary J. Lopez
Sita Slavov

Do Immigrants Delay Retirement and Social Security Claiming?
w25516 Daniel G. Garrett
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato

How Elastic is the Demand for Tax Havens? Evidence from the US Possessions Corporations Tax Credit
w25508 Robert J. Barro
Brian Wheaton

Taxes, Incorporation, and Productivity
w25503 Francesco Maria Esposito
Diego Focanti
Justine S. Hastings

Effects of Photo ID Laws on Registration and Turnout: Evidence from Rhode Island
w25502 Anders Jensen
Employment Structure and the Rise of the Modern Tax System
w25501 Klenio Barbosa
Fernando V. Ferreira

Occupy Government: Democracy and the Dynamics of Personnel Decisions and Public Finances
w25497 Abhijit Banerjee
Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Markus Mobius

Naive Learning with Uninformed Agents
w25493 Alexander M. Bell
Raj Chetty
Xavier Jaravel
Neviana Petkova
John Van Reenen

Do Tax Cuts Produce More Einsteins? The Impacts of Financial Incentives vs. Exposure to Innovation on the Supply of Inventors
w25492 Simon Jäger
Benjamin Schoefer
Josef Zweimüller

Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations
w25491 Katja Hanewald
Hazel Bateman
Hanming Fang
Shang Wu

Is There a Demand for Reverse Mortgages in China? Evidence from Two Online Surveys
w25488 Mark Duggan
Atul Gupta
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The Impact of the Affordable Care Act: Evidence from California's Hospital Sector
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Measuring Opportunity in U.S. Higher Education
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James J. Choi
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Active Choice, Implicit Defaults, and the Incentive to Choose
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Age-Based Property Tax Exemptions
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Global Wealth Inequality
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Local Fiscal Multipliers and Fiscal Spillovers in the United States
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Adam McCloskey

Inference on Winners
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David Jimenez-Gomez
John A. List

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Owen M. Zidar
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Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century
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Substance Use Disorder Treatment Centers and Property Values
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The Causal Impact of Removing Children from Abusive and Neglectful Homes
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Consumer Spending During Unemployment: Positive and Normative Implications
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Discounting for Public Cost-Benefit Analysis
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Michael Keen

Certain Effects of Uncertain Taxes
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José-Víctor Ríos-Rull

Organizational Equilibrium with Capital
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Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre

Social Security Incentives in Belgium: An Analysis of Four Decades of Change
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Does School Spending Matter? The New Literature on an Old Question
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Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Sudarno Sumarto

The (lack of) Distortionary Effects of Proxy-Means Tests: Results from a Nationwide Experiment in Indonesia
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David S. Rapson

Subsidizing Mass Adoption of Electric Vehicles: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from California
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David Laibson

Intertemporal Choice
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Douglas R. Oxley

Discrimination at the Intersection of Age, Race, and Gender: Evidence from a Lab-in-the-field Experiment
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Wim Marneffe
Naci H. Mocan

Racial Bias and In-group Bias in Judicial Decisions: Evidence from Virtual Reality Courtrooms
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C.J. Libassi
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C. Kirabo Jackson
Laia Navarro-Sola
Francisco Pardo

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Kathleen J. Mullen
Alexander Strand

The Effect of Economic Conditions on the Disability Insurance Program: Evidence from the Great Recession
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Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Who's Minding the Kids? Experimental Evidence on the Demand for Child Care Quality
w25330 Maryaline Catillon
David Cutler
Thomas Getzen

Two Hundred Years of Health and Medical Care: The Importance of Medical Care for Life Expectancy Gains
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Kate Bundorf
Daniel Kessler

The Effects of Medicare Advantage on Opioid Use
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Judd B. Kessler

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Alma Cohen
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The Heterogeneous Effect of Affirmative Action on Performance
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Shackling the Identification Police?
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Kevin M. Stange
Fernando Furquim
Andrew Simon
John E. Sawyer

Why is Math Cheaper than English? Understanding Cost Differences in Higher Education
w25310 Stefano Ramelli
Alexander F. Wagner
Richard J. Zeckhauser
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Investor Rewards to Climate Responsibility: Evidence from the 2016 Climate Policy Shock
w25306 Toshiaki Iizuka
Hitoshi Shigeoka

Free for Children? Patient Cost-sharing and Healthcare Utilization
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Zhe Li
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In the Shadows of the Government: Relationship Building During Political Turnovers
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Paul Niehaus
Sandip Sukhtankar
Jeffrey Weaver

Improving Last-Mile Service Delivery using Phone-Based Monitoring
w25297 Chang Liu
Wei Xiong

China's Real Estate Market
w25293 David Baqaee
Emmanuel Farhi

The Microeconomic Foundations of Aggregate Production Functions
w25290 Mackenzie Alston
Catherine Eckel
Jonathan Meer
Wei Zhan

High-Capacity Donors' Preferences for Charitable Giving
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Jeffrey L. Hoopes
Joel Slemrod

Tax Reform Made Me Do It!
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Daniel Halim
Marieke Kleemans

Long-term and Intergenerational Effects of Education: Evidence from School Construction in Indonesia
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Daniel Kreisman
Susan Dynarski

Designed to Fail: Effects of the Default Option and Information Complexity on Student Loan Repayment
w25257 James Andreoni
Deniz Aydin
Blake Barton
B. Douglas Bernheim
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When Fair Isn't Fair: Understanding Choice Reversals Involving Social Preferences
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Cassandra M. D. Hart
Joshua Hyman
Constance Lindsay
Nicholas W. Papageorge

The Long-Run Impacts of Same-Race Teachers
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Amy Finkelstein

The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Voter Participation: Evidence from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
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Bankable Prices
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Cristine Campos de Xavier Pinto

Semiparametrically Efficient Estimation of the Average Linear Regression Function
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Christina Gravert
Michael A. Kuhn
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Yang Yang

Arbitrage Or Narrow Bracketing? On Using Money to Measure Intertemporal Preferences
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Brian J. Asquith
Brittany Bass

Longer-Run Effects of Anti-Poverty Policies on Disadvantaged Neighborhoods
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Benjamin Schoefer
Samuel G. Young
Josef Zweimüller

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment
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Sebastian Findeisen
Enrico Moretti
Jens Suedekum

Matching in Cities
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Victor Couture
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Mobility and Congestion in Urban India
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Matthew Gentzkow
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On the Informativeness of Descriptive Statistics for Structural Estimates
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The Big Con - Reassessing the "Great" Recession and its "Fix"
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Lorenz Kueng
Leslie McGranahan
Brian T. Melzer

Do Household Finances Constrain Unconventional Fiscal Policy?
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Joseph J. Sabia
Erdal Tekin

Child Access Prevention Laws and Juvenile Firearm-Related Homicides
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Errors in Probabilistic Reasoning and Judgment Biases
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Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Inequality in the Joint Distribution of Consumption and Time Use
w25192 Brian Beach
Daniel B. Jones
Tate Twinam
Randall Walsh

Minority Representation in Local Government
w25191 Annette Alstadsæter
Wojciech Kopczuk
Kjetil Telle

Social Networks and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from a Well-Defined Norwegian Tax Shelter
w25189 Solomon Hsiang
Robert E. Kopp

An Economist's Guide to Climate Change Science
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Marc A. C. Hafstead
GyuRim Kim
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Impacts of a Carbon Tax across US Household Income Groups: What Are the Equity-Efficiency Trade-Offs?
w25178 Martin B. Hackmann
R. Vincent Pohl

Patient vs. Provider Incentives in Long Term Care
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Solomon Hsiang

Accounting for Unobservable Heterogeneity in Cross Section Using Spatial First Differences
w25174 Edward L. Glaeser
Michael Scott Kincaid
Nikhil Naik

Computer Vision and Real Estate: Do Looks Matter and Do Incentives Determine Looks
w25169 Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Benjamin Golub
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Signaling, Shame, and Silence in Social Learning
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Kelly Bedard
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Expenditure Visibility and Consumer Behavior: New Evidence
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The Impact of Industry Consolidation on Government Procurement: Evidence from Department of Defense Contracting
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Tax Equivalences and their Implications
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Konstantin Milbradt
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Mortgage Prepayment and Path-Dependent Effects of Monetary Policy
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Partial Rating Area Offering in the ACA Marketplaces: Facts, Theory and Evidence
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John N. Friedman
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The Opportunity Atlas: Mapping the Childhood Roots of Social Mobility
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The Impact of Corporate Taxes on Firm Innovation: Evidence from the Corporate Tax Collection Reform in China
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Ricardo Perez-Truglia

The Salary Taboo: Privacy Norms and the Diffusion of Information
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Nikolas Mittag
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Errors in Survey Reporting and Imputation and their Effects on Estimates of Food Stamp Program Participation
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Revealed Preference Analysis with Framing Effects
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Paul T. Scott
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Linear IV Regression Estimators for Structural Dynamic Discrete Choice Models
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David Klenert
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Overcoming Wealth Inequality by Capital Taxes that Finance Public Investment
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Fatal Attraction? Extended Unemployment Benefits, Labor Force Exits, and Mortality
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Max B. Norton
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Happiness at Different Ages: The Social Context Matters
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How Do Firms Respond To Place-Based Tax Incentives?
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Amalia R. Miller

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Peter Christensen
Ignacio Sarmiento-Barbieri

Unlocking Amenities: Estimating Public-Good Complementarity
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Iván Werning

Robots, Trade, and Luddism: A Sufficient Statistic Approach to Optimal Technology Regulation
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Dennis Epple
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Majority Choice of Taxation and Redistribution in a Federation
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The Chinese Pension System
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Lukas Mayr
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Inheritance Taxation and Wealth Effects on the Labor Supply of Heirs
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Lorenz Kueng
Steffen Meyer
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Measurement Error in Imputed Consumption
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Erik Snowberg
Stephanie Wang
Colin Camerer

Loss Attitudes in the U.S. Population: Evidence from Dynamically Optimized Sequential Experimentation (DOSE)
w25070 Matthew Ridley
Camille Terrier

Fiscal and Education Spillovers from Charter School Expansion
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Jeffrey A. Smith

The Consequences of Academic Match between Students and Colleges
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Michael Luca

Economists (and Economics) in Tech Companies
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Ran Zhuo

Sniff Tests in Economics: Aggregate Distribution of Their Probability Values and Implications for Publication Bias
w25055 Daniel Bauer
Darius Lakdawalla
Julian Reif

Mortality Risk, Insurance, and the Value of Life
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David Frisvold
Anna Hill
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The Impact of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax on Purchases and Consumption by Adults and Children
w25050 John Cawley
Chelsea Crain
David Frisvold
David Jones

The Pass-Through of the Largest Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: The Case of Boulder, Colorado
w25049 Amanda E. Kowalski
Behavior within a Clinical Trial and Implications for Mammography Guidelines
w25045 Aleksandar Andonov
Roman Kräussl
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The Subsidy to Infrastructure as an Asset Class
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Hanming Fang

The Long-Term Consequences of Having Fewer Children in Old Age: Evidence from China's "Later, Longer, Fewer" Campaign
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B. Douglas Bernheim
Fulya Ersoy
Donna Harris

Peer Advice on Financial Decisions: A case of the blind leading the blind?
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Vincent Anesi

Policy Experimentation, Redistribution and Voting Rules
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Cindy K. Soo

Do Neighborhoods Affect Credit Market Decisions of Low-Income Borrowers? Evidence from the Moving to Opportunity Experiment
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Difference-in-Differences with Variation in Treatment Timing
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Joshua S. Graff Zivin

Dynamic Corrective Taxes with Time-Varying Salience
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Justin R. Sydnor

Liquidity Constraints and the Value of Insurance
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David Frisvold
Anna Hill
David Jones

The Impact of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax on Prices and Product Availability
w24983 Thomas Wright
Gabriel Zucman

The Exorbitant Tax Privilege
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John Grigsby
Tom Nicholas
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Taxation and Innovation in the 20th Century
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Rising Government Debt: Causes and Solutions for a Decades-Old Trend
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Monica Deza
Brady P. Horn

Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs, Opioid Abuse, and Crime
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James R. Garven
Wilson W. Law
James E. West

The Impact of Chief Diversity Officers on Diverse Faculty Hiring
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Pascal Noel

Liquidity vs. Wealth in Household Debt Obligations: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession
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Heather Royer
Mark F. Stehr
Justin R. Sydnor
Dmitry Taubinsky

The Limits of Simple Implementation Intentions: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Making Plans to Exercise
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James Cloyne
Ethan Ilzetzki
Henrik Kleven

Estimating the Elasticity of Intertemporal Substitution Using Mortgage Notches
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Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney

Long-Term Care Hospitals: A Case Study in Waste
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Mark Ottoni-Wilhelm

Impure Impact Giving: Theory and Evidence
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Benjamin A. Olken

Universal Basic Incomes vs. Targeted Transfers: Anti-Poverty Programs in Developing Countries
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Jaromir Nosal

Insolvency After the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform
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Who Benefited from Women's Suffrage?
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Mark Dean
Pietro Ortoleva
Erik Snowberg
Colin Camerer

Econographics
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Roy Kouwenberg
Olivia S. Mitchell
Kim Peijnenburg

Household Portfolio Underdiversification and Probability Weighting: Evidence from the Field
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Ming Lu

Human-Capital Externalities in China
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Edith Sand
Moses Shayo

Charity Begins at Home (and at School): Effects of Religion-Based Discrimination in Education
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C. Kirabo Jackson

The Short and Long-Run Effects of Attending The Schools that Parents Prefer
w24913 Melanie Guldi
Amelia Hawkins
Jeffrey Hemmeter
Lucie Schmidt

Supplemental Security Income and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Birth Weight Eligibility Cutoffs
w24909 Roberto Perotti
The Human Side of Austerity: Health Spending and Outcomes During the Greek Crisis
w24905 Charles F. Manski
The Lure of Incredible Certitude
w24903 Olivier Deschenes
Kyle C. Meng

Quasi-Experimental Methods in Environmental Economics: Opportunities and Challenges
w24889 John Cawley
Alex Susskind
Barton Willage

The Impact of Information Disclosure on Consumer Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment of Calorie Labels on Restaurant Menus
w24885 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes: Reconciling a Messy Literature
w24883 Kevin Lang
Maria Dolores Palacios

The Determinants of Teachers' Occupational Choice
w24879 Ernesto Dal Bó
Frederico Finan
Nicholas Y. Li
Laura Schechter

Government Decentralization Under Changing State Capacity: Experimental Evidence From Paraguay
w24876 Isaac Mbiti
Karthik Muralidharan
Mauricio Romero
Youdi Schipper
Constantine Manda
Rakesh Rajani

Inputs, Incentives, and Complementarities in Education: Experimental Evidence from Tanzania
w24872 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ethan G. Lewis

Distributing the Green (Cards): Permanent Residency and Personal Income Taxes after the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986
w24870 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World
w24854 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Behavioral Household Finance
w24853 Timothy N. Bond
Kevin Lang

The Sad Truth About Happiness Scales: Empirical Results
w24850 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Unintended Consequences of Eliminating Tax Havens
w24846 Michael D. Frakes
Jonathan Gruber

Defensive Medicine: Evidence from Military Immunity
w24844 Neil Bhutta
Benjamin J. Keys

Eyes Wide Shut? The Moral Hazard of Mortgage Insurers during the Housing Boom
w24843 Fabian Gaessler
Bronwyn H. Hall
Dietmar Harhoff

Should There Be Lower Taxes on Patent Income?
w24842 Julian Reif
A Model of Addiction and Social Interactions
w24841 Zoë Cullen
Ricardo Perez-Truglia

How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Effects of Salary Comparisons
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Anthony Lee Zhang

A Mechanism Design Approach to Identification and Estimation
w24836 Annika B. Bergbauer
Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Testing
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How to Examine External Validity Within an Experiment
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Frances A. Tylavsky
James E. West

U.S. Safety Net Programs and Early Life Skills Formation: Results from a Prospective Longitudinal Cohort Study
w24831 Alan B. Krueger
Orley Ashenfelter

Theory and Evidence on Employer Collusion in the Franchise Sector
w24830 Philippe Ruh
Stefan Staubli

Financial Incentives and Earnings of Disability Insurance Recipients: Evidence from a Notch Design
w24828 B. Douglas Bernheim
Dmitry Taubinsky

Behavioral Public Economics
w24826 Peter Christensen
Christopher Timmins

Sorting or Steering: Experimental Evidence on the Economic Effects of Housing Discrimination
w24822 Tatyana Deryugina
David Molitor

Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina
w24821 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Yingquan Song
Qu Tang
Peng Zhang

Temperature and High-Stakes Cognitive Performance: Evidence from the National College Entrance Examination in China
w24820 Jorge F. Balat
Nicholas W. Papageorge
Shaiza Qayyum

Positively Aware? Conflicting Expert Reviews and Demand for Medical Treatment
w24819 William N. Evans
Craig Garthwaite
Timothy J. Moore

Guns and Violence: The Enduring Impact of Crack Cocaine Markets on Young Black Males
w24818 Aaron K. Chatterji
Joowon Kim
Ryan C. McDevitt

School Spirit: Legislator School Ties and State Funding for Higher Education
w24810 Wesley Blundell
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Ashley Langer

Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations
w24804 Katharine G. Abraham
Emel Filiz-Ozbay
Erkut Y. Ozbay
Lesley J. Turner

Behavioral Effects of Student Loan Repayment Plan Options on Borrowers' Career Decisions: Theory and Experimental Evidence
w24799 Joel Slemrod
Tax Compliance and Enforcement
w24798 Roland Bénabou
Armin Falk
Jean Tirole

Narratives, Imperatives, and Moral Reasoning
w24797 Stefano DellaVigna
Structural Behavioral Economics
w24782 Michael Lovenheim
Alexander Willén

The Long-run Effects of Teacher Collective Bargaining
w24785 Cesi Cruz
Philip Keefer
Julien Labonne
Francesco Trebbi

Making Policies Matter: Voter Responses to Campaign Promises
w24784 Spencer G. Lyon
Michael E. Waugh

Redistributing the Gains From Trade Through Progressive Taxation
w24783 Ernesto Dal Bó
Frederico Finan

Progress and Perspectives in the Study of Political Selection
w24781 Erik Snowberg
Leeat Yariv

Testing the Waters: Behavior across Participant Pools
w24770 Randall Akee
William Copeland
E. Jane Costello
John B. Holbein
Emilia Simeonova

Family Income and the Intergenerational Transmission of Voting Behavior: Evidence from an Income Intervention
w24766 Elira Kuka
Quantifying the Benefits of Social Insurance: Unemployment Insurance and Health
w24762 Erin T. Bronchetti
Garret S. Christensen
Hilary W. Hoynes

Local Food Prices, SNAP Purchasing Power, and Child Health
w24751 Timothy Jackson
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Banks as Potentially Crooked Secret-Keepers
w24749 Zhao Chen
Zhikuo Liu
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Daniel Yi Xu

Notching R&D Investment with Corporate Income Tax Cuts in China
w24747 Hugh Macartney
Robert McMillan
Uros Petronijevic

Teacher Performance and Accountability Incentives
w24733 Alberto Alesina
Armando Miano
Stefanie Stantcheva

Immigration and Redistribution
w24731 Marcella Alsan
Crystal Yang

Fear and the Safety Net: Evidence from Secure Communities
w24724 Joshua R. Bruce
John M. de Figueiredo
Brian S. Silverman

Public Contracting for Private Innovation: Government Expertise, Decision Rights, and Performance Outcomes
w24719 Eric Hilt
Wendy M. Rahn

Financial Asset Ownership and Political Partisanship: Liberty Bonds and Republican Electoral Success in the 1920s
w24710 Anmol Bhandari
David Evans
Mikhail Golosov
Thomas J. Sargent

Inequality, Business Cycles, and Monetary-Fiscal Policy
w24702 Omar Barbiero
Emmanuel Farhi
Gita Gopinath
Oleg Itskhoki

The Macroeconomics of Border Taxes
w24701 Thomas R. Tørsløv
Ludvig S. Wier
Gabriel Zucman

The Missing Profits of Nations
w24699 Bronson Argyle
Taylor D. Nadauld
Christopher Palmer
Ryan D. Pratt

The Capitalization of Consumer Financing into Durable Goods Prices
w24694 Klaus Desmet
Joseph Gomes
Ignacio Ortuño-Ortín

The Geography of Linguistic Diversity and the Provision of Public Goods
w24681 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

A Theory of Equality Before the Law
w24670 Nur Cahyadi
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Rizal Adi Prima
Elan Satriawan
Ekki Syamsulhakim

Cumulative Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Experimental Evidence from Indonesia
w24668 Rebecca Diamond
Michael J. Dickstein
Timothy McQuade
Petra Persson

Take-Up, Drop-Out, and Spending in ACA Marketplaces
w24667 Erik Lindqvist
Robert Östling
David Cesarini

Long-run Effects of Lottery Wealth on Psychological Well-being
w24665 Martin Ravallion
Dean Jolliffe
Juan Margitic

Social Protection and Economic Development: Are the Poorest Being Lifted-Up or Left-Behind?
w24664 Emiliano Huet-Vaughn
Nicholas Muller
Yen-Chia Hsu

Livestreaming Pollution: A New Form of Public Disclosure and a Catalyst for Citizen Engagement?
w24661 Richard Hornbeck
Enrico Moretti

Who Benefits From Productivity Growth? Direct and Indirect Effects of Local TFP Growth on Wages, Rents, and Inequality
w24653 Austan Goolsbee
Public Policy in an AI Economy
w24652 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Take-up and Targeting: Experimental Evidence from SNAP
w24647 Amanda E. Kowalski
Reconciling Seemingly Contradictory Results from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment and the Massachusetts Health Reform
w24640 William D. Nordhaus
Global Melting? The Economics of Disintegration of the Greenland Ice Sheet
w24635 Jeffrey Clemens
Lisa B. Kahn
Jonathan Meer

The Minimum Wage, Fringe Benefits, and Worker Welfare
w24634 Isabel Z. Martinez
Emmanuel Saez
Michael Siegenthaler

Intertemporal Labor Supply Substitution? Evidence from the Swiss Income Tax Holidays
w24631 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Tho Pham
Oleksandr Talavera

Social Media, Sentiment and Public Opinions: Evidence from #Brexit and #USElection
w24625 Samuel Bazzi
Matthew Gudgeon

The Political Boundaries of Ethnic Divisions
w24621 Melvin Stephens Jr.
Desmond Toohey

Changes in Nutrient Intake at Retirement
w24617 Lars Lefgren
David Sims
Olga Stoddard

The other 1%: Class Leavening, Contamination and Voting for Redistribution
w24615 Alma Cohen
Crystal Yang

Judicial Politics and Sentencing Decisions
w24614 Takashi Oshio
Emiko Usui
Satoshi Shimizutani

Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan
w24611 Daron Acemoglu
Ali Cheema
Asim I. Khwaja
James A. Robinson

Trust in State and Non-State Actors: Evidence from Dispute Resolution in Pakistan
w24609 Gary V. Engelhardt
Jonathan Gruber
Anil Kumar

Early Social Security Claiming and Old-Age Poverty: Evidence from the Introduction of the Social Security Early Eligibility Age
w24608 Francisco Costa
François Gerard

Hysteresis and the Welfare Effect of Corrective Policies: Theory and Evidence from an Energy-Saving Program
w24599 John Bailey Jones
Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
Rory McGee
Justin Kirschner

The Lifetime Medical Spending of Retirees
w24598 Suresh Nallareddy
Ethan Rouen
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato

Do Corporate Tax Cuts Increase Income Inequality?
w24595 Joshua L. Krieger
Danielle Li
Dimitris Papanikolaou

Missing Novelty in Drug Development
w24594 Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Safety Net Investments in Children
w24592 John F. Helliwell
Hugh Shiplett
Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh

How Happy are Your Neighbours? Variation in Life Satisfaction among 1200 Canadian Neighbourhoods and Communities
w24588 Caterina Calsamglia
Chao Fu
Maia Güell

Structural Estimation of a Model of School Choices: the Boston Mechanism vs. Its Alternatives
w24573 Han Yu
Naci Mocan

The Impact of High School Curriculum on Confidence, Academic Success, and Mental and Physical Well-Being of University Students
w24572 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

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The Poverty Reduction of Social Security and Means-Tested Transfers
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Anthony J. Venables

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Edward L. Glaeser
Lawrence H. Summers

Jobs for the Heartland: Place-Based Policies in 21st Century America
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Buying the Verdict
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Siqi Zheng
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John M. de Figueiredo

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The Optimal Public and Private Provision of Safe Assets
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Ugo Troiano

Social Capital, Government Expenditures and Growth
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The Elasticity of Taxable Income in the Presence of Intertemporal Income Shifting
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David Neumark
Randall Lea

Do Opioids Help Injured Workers Recover and Get Back to Work? The Impact of Opioid Prescriptions on Duration of Temporary Disability
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Ricardo Nunes
Pierre Yared

Optimal Fiscal Policy without Commitment: Beyond Lucas-Stokey
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Ellen R. McGrattan

Sweat Equity in U.S. Private Business
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Tatyana Deryugina

Firm-Level Financial Resources and Environmental Spills
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James Marton
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Daniela Zapata

Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Behaviors after Three Years
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Neeraj Kaushal

Health and Mental Health Effects of Local Immigration Enforcement
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Emel Filiz-Ozbay
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Framing Effects, Earnings Expectations, and the Design of Student Loan Repayment Schemes
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On Heckits, LATE, and Numerical Equivalence
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Jennifer L. Jennings
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Leveling the Playing Field for High School Choice: Results from a Field Experiment of Informational Interventions
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Lucas W. Davis

Two Empirical Tests of Hypercongestion
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Santiago Caicedo
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Stefanie Stantcheva
Valerio Sterzi

Dancing with the Stars: Innovation Through Interactions
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Dayanand S. Manoli
Ankur Patel
Mark Payne
Brenda Schafer

The Effects of EITC Correspondence Audits on Low-Income Earners
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Weizeng Sun
Jianfeng Wu
Siqi Zheng

The Revealed Preference of the Chinese Communist Party Leadership: Investing in Local Economic Development versus Rewarding Social Connections
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Matilde Bombardini
Raymond Fisman
Francesco Trebbi

Tax-Exempt Lobbying: Corporate Philanthropy as a Tool for Political Influence
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Thomas P. Hoe
George Stoye

Saving Lives by Tying Hands: The Unexpected Effects of Constraining Health Care Providers
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Nathaniel Hendren
Maggie R. Jones
Sonya R. Porter

Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: An Intergenerational Perspective
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Kelly Bedard
Maya Rossin-Slater

The Impacts of Paid Family Leave Benefits: Regression Kink Evidence from California Administrative Data
w24428 Susan Dynarski
Daniel Hubbard
Brian Jacob
Silvia Robles

Estimating the Effects of a Large For-Profit Charter School Operator
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Marios Michaelides
Ankur Patel

Long-Term Effects of Job-Search Assistance: Experimental Evidence Using Administrative Tax Data
w24414 Haichao Fan
Yu Liu
Nancy Qian
Jaya Wen

The Dynamic Effects of Computerized VAT Invoices on Chinese Manufacturing Firms
w24412 Charles J. Courtemanche
Augustine Denteh
Rusty Tchernis

Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation
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Statistical Non-Significance in Empirical Economics
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Samantha Bielen
Wim Marneffe

Quality of Judicial Institutions, Crimes, Misdemeanors, and Dishonesty
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Pawel Zabczyk

The Household Fallacy
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Sisi Zhang

Income Volatility and the PSID: Past Research and New Results
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Greg Kaplan
Basit Zafar

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Welfare Reform and the Labor Market
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Asim Ijaz Khwaja
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Making Moves Matter: Experimental Evidence on Incentivizing Bureaucrats through Performance-Based Postings
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The Costs of Corporate Tax Complexity
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Taylor Mackay
Thanh Tam Nguyen
Dhaval M. Dave

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Adam Osman
Jonathan Zinman

Dangers of a Double-Bottom Line: A Poverty Targeting Experiment Misses Both Targets
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Todd D. Gerarden
Richard L. Sweeney

Investment versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Energy
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Kevin Rinz
Tim Weninger
Chungeun Yoon

Political Campaigns and Church Contributions
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Kristian Jakobsen
Henrik Kleven
Gabriel Zucman

Wealth Taxation and Wealth Accumulation: Theory and Evidence from Denmark
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Patrick Langetieg
Daniel Reck
Max Risch
Joel Slemrod

Taxing Hidden Wealth: The Consequences of U.S. Enforcement Initiatives on Evasive Foreign Accounts
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Costas Meghir
Luigi Pistaferri
Alessandra Voena

Marriage, Labor Supply and the Dynamics of the Social Safety Net
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Jr
Michael J. Dickstein

Industry Input in Policymaking: Evidence from Medicare
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Andreas Kotsadam
Dan-Olof Rooth

Does Integration Change Gender Attitudes? The Effect of Randomly Assigning Women to Traditionally Male Teams
w24340 David Slusky
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Sunlight and Protection Against Influenza
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No Strings Attached: The Behavioral Effects of U.S. Unconditional Cash Transfer Programs
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Alexander Ludwig

Optimal Taxes on Capital in the OLG Model with Uninsurable Idiosyncratic Income Risk
w24332 Michael Geruso
Heather Royer

The Impact of Education on Family Formation: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the UK
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The Importance of Psychology in Economic Activity: Evidence from Terrorist Attacks
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Dean Karlan

Intuitive Donating: Testing One-Line Solicitations for $1 Donations in a Large Online Experiment
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Giulio Fella
Gonzalo Paz Pardo

Nonlinear Household Earnings Dynamics, Self-insurance, and Welfare
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Nicholas Turner
Ebonya L. Washington

Political Alignment, Attitudes Toward Government and Tax Evasion
w24318 Jeffrey L. Hoopes
Leslie Robinson
Joel Slemrod

Public Tax-Return Disclosure
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Ioana Marinescu

The Labor Market Impacts of Universal and Permanent Cash Transfers: Evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund
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Derek Lemoine

Designing Dynamic Subsidies to Spur Adoption of New Technologies
w24305 William C. Boning
John Guyton
Ronald H. Hodge
II
Joel Slemrod
Ugo Troiano

Heard it Through the Grapevine: Direct and Network Effects of a Tax Enforcement Field Experiment
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Tom Vogl

Do Conditional Cash Transfers Improve Economic Outcomes in the Next Generation? Evidence from Mexico
w24296 Gordon B. Dahl
Anne C. Gielen

Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance
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Klaus Härtl
Duarte N. Leite

Earnings Test, Non-actuarial Adjustments and Flexible Retirement
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Erik Snowberg

The Right Type of Legislator: A Theory of Taxation and Representation
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Moral Values and Voting
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Lee M. Lockwood

Targeting with In-kind Transfers: Evidence from Medicaid Home Care
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Petra Moser

Effects of Copyrights on Science - Evidence from the US Book Republication Program
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Carlo Favero
Francesco Giavazzi

What do we know about the effects of Austerity?
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Stefano Rossi
Michael Weber

The Information Content of Dividends: Safer Profits, Not Higher Profits
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Benjamin Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Ramsey Strikes Back: Optimal Commodity Taxes and Redistribution in the Presence of Salience Effects
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David Molitor
Julian Reif

What Do Workplace Wellness Programs Do? Evidence from the Illinois Workplace Wellness Study
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Joseph S. Shapiro
Reed Walker

Regulating Mismeasured Pollution: Implications of Firm Heterogeneity for Environmental Policy
w24227 Manudeep Bhuller
Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Intergenerational Effects of Incarceration
w24219 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Jakob Egholt Søgaard

Children and Gender Inequality: Evidence from Denmark
w24203 C. Kirabo Jackson
Cora Wigger
Heyu Xiong

Do School Spending Cuts Matter? Evidence from The Great Recession
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Jeffrey Grogger

The Introduction of Tasers and Police Use of Force: Evidence from the Chicago Police Department
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Leonardo M. Giuffrida
Elisabetta Iossa
Vincenzo Mollisi
Giancarlo Spagnolo

Bureaucratic Competence and Procurement Outcomes
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Seema Jayachandran
Sarojini Rao

Environmental Externalities and Free-riding in the Household
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Hugh Macartney
Robert McMillan

Education Reform in General Equilibrium: Evidence from California's Class Size Reduction
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Deaths of Despair or Drug Problems?
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Timothy McQuade
Franklin Qian

The Effects of Rent Control Expansion on Tenants, Landlords, and Inequality: Evidence from San Francisco

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