Search Results
Penn Institute for Economic Research (PIER) Working Paper Series

157,888 Total downloads | Link to this page | Subscribe to this eJournal (requires login)

Viewing: 1 - 50 of 716 papers

1.

Automation and Top Income Inequality

PIER Working Paper No. 19-004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 159
2.

Marriage Market Dynamics, Gender, and the Age Gap

PIER Working Paper No. 19-003
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 9
3.

Dynamic Mechanisms with Verification

PIER Working Paper No. 19-002
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 4
4.

The Wisdom of a Confused Crowd: Model-Based Inference

PIER Working Paper No. 19-001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 33
5.

The Curse of Long Horizons

PIER Working Paper No. 18-029
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 18
6.

What are Axiomatizations Good for?

PIER Working Paper No. 18-026, HEC Paris Research Paper No. ECO/SCD-2018-1318
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 50
7.

The Hurwicz Program, Past and Suggestions for the Future

PIER Working Paper No. 18-027
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University
Downloads 33
8.

Partial Rating Area Offering in the ACA Marketplaces: Facts, Theory and Evidence

PIER Working Paper No. 18-025
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Georgetown University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 6
9.

The Lack of European Productivity Growth: Causes and Lessons for the U.S.

PIER Working Paper No. 18-024
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
Downloads 39
10.

Cryptocurrencies: A Crash Course in Digital Monetary Economics

PIER Working Paper No. 18-023
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 90
11.

Should Straw Polls be Banned?

PIER Working Paper No. 18-022
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University and Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business
Downloads 3
12.

Time Lotteries and Stochastic Impatience

PIER Working Paper No. 18-021
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 15
13.

Stochastic Impatience and the Separation of Time and Risk Preferences

PIER Working Paper No. 18-020
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 17
14.

An Explicit Representation for Disappointment Aversion and Other Betweenness Preferences

PIER Working Paper No. 18-019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 12
15.

History Remembered: Optimal Sovereign Default on Domestic and External Debt

PIER Working Paper No. 18-018
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 14 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 26
16.

Machine Learning for Regularized Survey Forecast Combination: Partially- Egalitarian Lasso and its Derivatives

PIER Working Paper No. 18-014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Illinois

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 71
17.

Social Learning with Model Misspecification: A Framework and a Robustness Result

PIER Working Paper No. 18-017
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business and Aalto University - Department of Economics
Downloads 91
18.

The Dynamics of Discrimination: Theory and Evidence

PIER Working Paper No. 18-016
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Wayfair, Inc.

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 115
19.

Using Persistence to Generate Incentives in a Dynamic Moral Hazard Problem

PIER Working Paper No. 18-015
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 12
20.

On the Comparison of Interval Forecasts

PIER Working Paper No. 18-013
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Illinois

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 17
21.

Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform, Third Version

PIER Working Paper No. 18-012
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 15 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 14
22.

Perturbations in DSGE Models: Odd Derivatives Theorem

PIER Working Paper No. 18-011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 36
23.

Declining Search Frictions, Unemployment and Growth

PIER Working Paper No. 18-005
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 May 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 24
24.

You Are What Your Parents Think: Height and Local Reference Points

PIER Working Paper No. 18-007
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Houston - Department of Economics, University of Chile - Diagonal Paraguay, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 71
25.

Optimal Taxes on Capital in the OLG Model with Uninsurable Idiosyncratic Income Risk

PIER Working Paper No. 18-004
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 26 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE

Multiple version iconThere are 6 versions of this paper

Downloads 16
26.

Intra Firm Bargaining and Shapley Values

PIER Working Paper No. 18-003
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam, Free University of Amsterdam and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 5 versions of this paper

Downloads 16
27.

Matching to Produce Information

PIER Working Paper No. 18-002
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 31 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 74
28.

Free and Perfectly Safe but Only Partially Effective Vaccines Can Harm Everyone

PIER Working Paper No. 18-006, PIER Working Paper No. 18-006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 88
29.

A Very Robust Auction Mechanism

PIER Working Paper No. 18-001
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 61
30.

Inferring the Ideological Affliations of Political Committees via Financial Contributions Networks

PIER Working Paper No. 17-022
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 15
31.

The Dynamics of Discrimination: Theory and Evidence

PIER Working Paper No. 17-021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Wayfair, Inc.

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 148
32.

Predicting and Understanding Initial Play

PIER Working Paper No. 18-009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 249
33.

A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

PIER Working Paper No. 17-015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 37
34.

The Effects of Student Loans on the Provision and Demand for Higher Education

PIER Working Paper No. 17-020
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 33
35.

Complementary Information and Learning Traps

PIER Working Paper No. 18-008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 349
36.

Wealth Disparities for Early Childhood Anthropometrics and Skills: Evidence from Chilean Longitudinal Data

PIER Working Paper No. 17-019
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Chile - Department of Economics, University of Chile and University of Chile - Diagonal Paraguay
Downloads 57
37.

The (Q,S,s) Pricing Rule: A Quantitative Analysis

PIER Working Paper No. 17-018
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 16
38.

Beating the Simple Average: Egalitarian LASSO for Combining Economic Forecasts

PIER Working Paper No. 17-017
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Illinois
Downloads 248
39.

The Theory Is Predictive, but Is It Complete? An Application to Human Perception of Randomness

PIER Working Paper No. 18-010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 21 May 2018
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 343
40.

Instability of Centralized Markets

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 32
41.

Political Distribution Risk and Aggregate Fluctuations

PIER Working Paper No. 17-016
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 28 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 14
42.

Institutions and Political Party Systems: The Euro Case

PIER Working Paper No. 17-014, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-73
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 55
43.

A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

PIER Working Paper No. 17-015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 44
44.

Deliberately Stochastic

PIER Working Paper No. 17-013, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-58
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
Downloads 85
45.

Exit, Voice or Loyalty? An Investigation into Mandated Portability of Front-Loaded Private Health Plans

PIER Working Paper No. 17-012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Duisburg-Essen and Cornell University
Downloads 14
46.

We Can Cooperate Even When the Monitoring Structure Will Never Be Known

PIER Working Paper No. 17-011
Number of pages: 121 Posted: 17 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 16
47.

Voting as a Signal of Education

PIER Working Paper No. 17-010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Penn Wharton Budget Model
Downloads 21
48.

Fads and Imperfect Information

PIER Working Paper No. 17-009
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Penn Wharton Budget Model
Downloads 31
49.

Safe Assets

PIER Working Paper No. 17-008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah and Harvard University

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 63
50.

Bounded Rationality and Learning: A Framework and a Robustness Result

PIER Working Paper No. 17-007
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business and Aalto University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 179