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Alex Rees-Jones

University of Pennsylvania
The Wharton School
Department of Business Economics and Public Policy
3rd Floor, Vance Hall
3733 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6372

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NBER Program Affiliations: PE
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow
Institutional Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania

NBER Working Papers and Publications

April 2020Reversing Reserves
with Parag A. Pathak, Tayfun Sönmez: w26963
February 2020Immigration Lottery Design: Engineered and Coincidental Consequences of H-1B Reforms
with Parag A. Pathak, Tayfun Sönmez: w26767
Correlation Neglect in Student-to-School Matching
with Ran Shorrer, Chloe J. Tergiman: w26734
January 2020The Negative Consequences of Loss-Framed Performance Incentives
with Lamar Pierce, Charlotte Blank: w26619
June 2019Price Isn’t Everything: Behavioral Response around Changes in Sin Taxes
with Kyle T. Rozema: w25958
October 2017Taxing Humans: Pitfalls of the Mechanism Design Approach and Potential Resolutions
with Dmitry Taubinsky: w23980
Taxing Humans: Pitfalls of the Mechanism Design Approach and Potential Resolutions
with Dmitry Taubinsky
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 32, Robert A. Moffitt, editor
December 2016Measuring “Schmeduling”
with Dmitry Taubinsky: w22884
August 2016Attention Variation and Welfare: Theory and Evidence from a Tax Salience Experiment
with Dmitry Taubinsky: w22545

Published: Dmitry Taubinsky & Alex Rees-Jones, 2018. "Attention Variation and Welfare: Theory and Evidence from a Tax Salience Experiment," The Review of Economic Studies, vol 85(4), pages 2462-2496. citation courtesy of

March 2013Can Marginal Rates of Substitution Be Inferred from Happiness Data? Evidence from Residency Choices
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Miles S. Kimball: w18927

Published: Daniel J. Benjamin & Ori Heffetz & Miles S. Kimball & Alex Rees-Jones, 2014. "Can Marginal Rates of Substitution Be Inferred from Happiness Data? Evidence from Residency Choices," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(11), pages 3498-3528, November. citation courtesy of

October 2010Do People Seek to Maximize Happiness? Evidence from New Surveys
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Miles S. Kimball: w16489

Published: Benjamin, Daniel J., Ori Heffetz, Miles S. Kimball, and Alex Rees-Jones. 2012. What Do You Think Would Make You Happier? What Do You Think You Would Choose? American Economic Review, 102(5): 2083–2110. [SSRN version] An older version circulated as Do People Seek to Maximize Happiness? Evidence from New Surveys. [Web Appendix] [NBER WP w16489 at SSRN]

 
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