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1.

Concentration in Product Markets

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-55
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 May 2021
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Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Tax Planning Knowledge Diffusion via the Labor Market

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-64
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Apr 2021
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Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Quantifying Market Power and Business Dynamism

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-54
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 30 Apr 2021
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Princeton University - Department of Economics, University College London - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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The Forging of a Rebel

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-53
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Apr 2021
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University of Toronto - Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Marakuja Kivu Research, University of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley

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Losing on the Home Front? Battlefield Casualties, Media, and Public Support for Foreign Interventions

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-52
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 01 May 2021
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University of Warwick, University of Warwick, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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The Backward Art of Slowing the Spread? Congregation Efficiencies during COVID-19

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-51
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago

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College as a Marriage Market

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-50
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Apr 2021
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Statistics Norway - Research Department, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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The Impact of Domestic Travel Bans on Covid-19 is Nonlinear in Their Duration

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-48
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics

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A Glimpse of Freedom: Allied Occupation and Political Resistance in East Germany

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-49
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business

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Productivity Growth and Workers’ Job Transitions: Evidence from Censal Microdata

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-46
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Apr 2021
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University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Central Bank of Chile, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Instituto de Economía, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile and Central Bank of Chile

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What We Teach About Race and Gender: Representation in Images and Text of Children’s Books

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-44
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 14 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 May 2021
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University of Chicago, Columbia University, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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Do Workfare Programs Live Up to Their Promises? Experimental Evidence from Cote D’Ivoire

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-45
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 13 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) - CREST, World Bank and World Bank

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On the Ends of the State: Stationary Bandits and the Time Horizon in Eastern Congo

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-43
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Apr 2021
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Harvard University, Marakuja Kivu Research, University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley

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Job Design, Learning & Intrinsic Motivation

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 21-11, University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-47
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

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What Triggers Stock Market Jumps?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-42
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 09 Apr 2021
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Northwestern University, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance
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Universal Prediction Band Via Semi-Definite Programming

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-41
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Self-image Bias and Lost Talent

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-39
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Apr 2021
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Body-Worn Cameras in Policing: Benefits and Costs

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-38
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Apr 2021
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New York University (NYU) - New York University, University of Chicago Crime Lab, University of Chicago, University of Chicago, University of Chicago Crime Lab and University of Chicago Crime Lab

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Millennials and the Take-Off of Craft Brands: Preference Formation in the U.S. Beer Industry

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-37
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Apr 2021
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Tilburg University, CentER, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management, Department of Finance

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Forgone Investment: Civil Conflict and Agricultural Credit in Colombia

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-36
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 06 Apr 2021
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Universidad de los Andes - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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The Effect of Macroeconomic Uncertainty on Household Spending

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-35
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Apr 2021
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University of Texas at Austin, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) and University of Chicago - Finance

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The Incidence and Magnitude of the Health Costs of In-person Schooling during the COVID-19 Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-34
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Apr 2021
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University of Chicago

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The Value of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-33
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
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University of Chicago

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Sovereign Debt Ratchets and Welfare Destruction

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-32
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 24 Mar 2021
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Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago - Finance and Copenhagen Business School

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Estimating General Equilibrium Spillovers of Large-Scale Shocks

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 21-10, University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-31
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Mar 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Not Too Late: Improving Academic Outcomes Among Adolescents

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-30
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 11 Mar 2021
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Northwestern University, University of Chicago, University of Chicago, Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy, University of California, Irvine, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - School of Social Service Administration and Temple University - Department of Psychology

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Margin Trading and Leverage Management

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-29
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 11 Mar 2021
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University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, University of Chicago - Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale School of Management and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance

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Unemployment Insurance in Macroeconomic Stabilization

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-28
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 02 Mar 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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What Marginal Outcome Tests Can Tell Us About Racially Biased Decision-Making

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-27
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Mar 2021
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University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics

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Fiscal Policy and Households’ Inflation Expectations: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-26
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Feb 2021
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University of Texas at Austin, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Finance

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'Drive and Wave': The Response to LAPD Police Reforms After Rampart

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-25
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Informed Choices: Gender Gaps in Career Advice

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-23
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
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University of Chicago and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

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Evaluating Contradictory Experimental and Non-Experimental Estimates of Neighborhood Effects on Economic Outcomes for Adults

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-22
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Population Studies Center, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Northwestern University - Institute for Policy Research, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Medical School, Government of the United States of America - Congressional Budget Office (CBO), Independent and University of Chicago

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The Analytic Theory of a Monetary Shock

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-21
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Sassari

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Does Private Equity Investment in Healthcare Benefit Patients? Evidence from Nursing Homes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-20, NYU Stern School of Business Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
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University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Chicago and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Spending and Job Search Impacts of Expanded Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Administrative Micro Data

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-19
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 11 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago, JPMorgan Chase Institute, JPMorgan Chase Institute, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-16
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 09 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Low Energy: Estimating Electric Vehicle Electricity Use

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago, University of California, Davis - Departments of Economics and Agricultural Resource Economics, University of California, Davis and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group

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Teams: Heterogeneity, Sorting, and Complementarity

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-15
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago
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Revising the Canon: How Andy Warhol Became the Most Important American Modern Artist

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-14
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Selection on Welfare Gains: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2021
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University of Chicago, Kyoto University and National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)

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Measuring Movement and Social Contact with Smartphone Data: A Real-time Application to COVID-19

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-11
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Feb 2021
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University of California, Berkeley, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School and Yale School of Management

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Tax Refund Uncertainty: Evidence and Welfare Implications

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 21-06, University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-18
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2021
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University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy
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Rethinking How We Score Capital Gains Tax Reform

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2021
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University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, Harvard University, Princeton University and University of Chicago - Finance

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Liquidity, Pledgeability, and the Nature of Lending

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-09
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Jan 2021
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Do Financial Concerns Make Workers Less Productive?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-07
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Jan 2021
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University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)

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Indoor Air Quality, Information, and Socio-Economic Status: Evidence from Delhi

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-06
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Jan 2021
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Outsourcing, Inequality and Aggregate Output

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
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Princeton University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Updating the United States Government's Social Cost of Carbon

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-04
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
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University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Behavioral Foundations of Default Effects: Theory and Evidence from Medicare Part D

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-03
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 11 Jan 2021
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University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Stanford University

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