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1.

Motivated Errors

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 18-017
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2018
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Harvard Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department
Downloads 191
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Getting the Rich and Powerful to Give

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 288
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Regulation of Charlatans in High-Skill Professions

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 17-43
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 04 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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4.

Organizational Resource Assembly in Technology Ventures

Posted: 06 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School (Strategy Unit)
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Barriers to Household Risk Management: Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5504
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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The Case for Industrial Policy: A Critical Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3839
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 561
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Is Investment in Africa Too Low or Too High? Macro and Micro Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2519
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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New York University - Department of Economics, World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region and University of Pennsylvania - Management Department
Downloads 219
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Is African Manufacturing Skill-Constrained?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2212
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Princeton University
Downloads 59
9.

Inter-Industry Labor Mobility in Taiwan, China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2154
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Princeton University
Downloads 94
10.

Exporting, Externalities, and Technology Transfer

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2065
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 150
11.

The Asian Miracle and Modern Growth Theory

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1881
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
Downloads 685
12.

Simple Contracts with Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2015
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University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department and Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV)
Downloads 244
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Complexity, Efficiency, and Fairness in Multiproduct Liquor Pricing

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Jan 2015
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University of Texas at Austin, University of Pennsylvania and University of Notre Dame

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Complexity, Efficiency, and Fairness in Multiproduct Liquor Pricing

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
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University of Texas at Austin, University of Pennsylvania and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management

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15.

Perfect Competition in Markets with Adverse Selection

Econometrica, Vol. 85, No. 1, The Wharton School Research Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department
Downloads 198
16.

Prospect Theory, Life Insurance, and Annuities

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 44
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department
Downloads 441
17.

Reinsurance Counterparty Relationships and Firm Performance In the U.S. Property-Liability Insurance Industry

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2012
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Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science, Independent and Temple University
Downloads 282
18.

Financial Sophistication in the Older Population

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 May 2012
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Target-Date Funds in 401(K) Retirement Plans

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 May 2012
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Vanguard Center for Investor Research

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House Price Moments in Boom-Bust Cycles

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 May 2012
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Nonprofit Tax Exemptions and Market Structure: The Case of Fitness Centers

The Wharton School Research Paper No. 1
Posted: 02 May 2012
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affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania
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Systemic Risk and the Inter-Connectedness between Banks and Insurers: An Econometric Analysis

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Forthcoming, Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 14-023
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science, Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science, Temple University - Department of Risk, Insurance, and Healthcare and Temple University
Downloads 377
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Cat Bonds and Other Risk-Linked Securities: Product Design and Evolution of the Market

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Feb 2012
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Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science
Downloads 935
24.

Analyzing Firm Performance in the Insurance Industry Using Frontier Efficiency and Productivity Methods

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 03 Feb 2012
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Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science and Temple University
Downloads 366
25.

The Economics of Network Neutrality: Are 'Prophylactic' Remedies to Nonproblems Needed?

Regulation, Vol. 34, No. 4, p. 18, Winter 2011-2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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First-Round Impacts of the 2008 Chilean Pension System Reform

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2011-245
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Chile
Downloads 105
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Lifecycle Impacts of the Financial and Economic Crisis on Household Optimal Consumption, Portfolio Choice, and Labor Supply

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2011-246
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
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Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt - Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and St. John's University - Tobin College of Business - School of Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science

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The Continuing Debate on Health Insurance Reform

Networks Financial Institute - Policy Brief No. 2011-PB-09
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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29.

Noise Hedging and Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2013
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University of Pennsylvania - Insurance & Risk Management Department, Baylor University - Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate and Social Security Administration
Downloads 212
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Economics of Net Neutrality: A Review

Communications & Convergence Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 53-64, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 1,798
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Subjective and Objective Indicators of Racial Progress

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jul 2011
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Assessing Competition in U.S. Wireless Markets: Review of the FCC’s Competition Reports

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
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University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School and Econ One
Downloads 582
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Lifecycle Impacts of the Financial and Economic Crisis on Household Optimal Consumption, Portfolio Choice, and Labor Supply

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 06/2011-051
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt - Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and St. John's University - Tobin College of Business - School of Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science

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Framing Effects and Expected Social Security Claiming Behavior

RAND Working Paper Series WR-854
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 May 2011
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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How Prediction Markets Can Save Event Studies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3434
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 May 2011
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California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College

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Financial Literacy and Retirement Planning in the United States

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 02/2011-022
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and George Washington University - Department of Accountancy

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Financial Literacy Around the World: An Overview

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 02/2011-023
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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How Prediction Markets Can Save Event Studies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5640
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
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Independent, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College
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How Prediction Markets Can Save Event Studies

CAMA Working Paper No. 07/2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
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California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College

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Trust in Public Institutions Over the Business Cycle

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3389
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Trust in Public Institutions Over the Business Cycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5570
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Trust in Public Institutions over the Business Cycle

CAMA Working Paper No. 06/2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2011
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Bad Advice: Explaining the Persistence of Whole Life Insurance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Mar 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business - Business Economics and Public Policy Department, Harvard Business School and University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Changing Institutional Preferences for Stocks: Direct and Indirect Evidence

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Mar 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 179
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Systemic Risk and the U.S. Insurance Sector

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2014
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Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science and Temple University

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Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8048
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
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Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Insuring Non-Verifiable Losses

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2013
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University of Pennsylvania - Insurance & Risk Management Department, Vienna University of Economics and Business and WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
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How Financial Literacy and Impatience Shape Retirement Wealth and Investment Behaviors

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-233
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
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Brown University and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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Pecuniary Mistakes? Payday Borrowing by Credit Union Members

Pension Research Council WP 2010-32
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Nov 2010
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Vanderbilt University, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware
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Ricardian Equivalence Under Asymmetric Information

Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2010-05
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Nov 2010
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University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department and Congressional Budget Office
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