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1.

Rationing the Commons

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-93
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 13 Jul 2020
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Yale University and University of Chicago

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Uncertainty and Decision-Making During a Crisis: How to Make Policy Decisions in the COVID-19 Context?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-95
Posted: 10 Jul 2020
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CNRS, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Bocconi University, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine - Department of Infectious Disease and Epidemiology, Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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Mutual Fund Performance and Flows During the COVID-19 Crisis

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-96
Posted: 10 Jul 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Is Attention Produced Rationally?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-91
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
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Swarthmore College, Business Economics and Public Policy, Swarthmore College, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Finance

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The Macroeconomics of Sticky Prices with Generalized Hazard Functions

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-90
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and University of Chicago

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Informing Entrepreneurs: Public Corporate Disclosure and New Business Formation

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-92
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
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Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School, Stanford University Graduate School of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Economic Uncertainty Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-88
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
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Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Bank of England, Stanford University, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, University of Nottingham, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne (CES), Bank of England and Bank of England - Monetary Analysis

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U.S. Banks and Global Liquidity

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-89
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
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Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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Can Technology Solve the Principal-Agent Problem? Evidence from China’s War on Air Pollution

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-87
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
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10.

Pooled Testing for Quarantine Decisions

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-85
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
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Columbia University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Initial Impacts of the Pandemic on Consumer Behavior: Evidence from Linked Income, Spending, and Savings Data

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-82
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Jun 2020
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Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Princeton University, JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute and JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute
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Measuring the Labor Market at the Onset of the COVID-19 Crisis

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-83
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Quantifying the High-Frequency Trading “Arms Race”: A Simple New Methodology and Estimates

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 20-16, Chicago Booth: George J. Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy & the State Working Paper No. 45
Posted: 26 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2020
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Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Financial Stability Board (FSB), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Financial Conduct Authority
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Who CARES? Evidence on the Corporate Tax Provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act from SEC Filings

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-81
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management and WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
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Fear, Lockdown, and Diversion: Comparing Drivers of Pandemic Economic Decline 2020

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-80
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Treasury Inconvenience Yields During the Covid-19 Crisis

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-79
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago - Finance, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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17.

Imperfect Competition and Rents in Labor and Product Markets: The Case of the Construction Industry

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-78
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
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University of Toronto, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Statistics Norway and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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How Much Should We Trust Estimates of Firm Effects and Worker Sorting?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-77
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago, Sciences Po, University of Chicago, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Statistics Norway and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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19.

Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
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Stanford University, Stanford University, Replica, University of Chicago, UC Berkeley-Haas, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University

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20.

Does Policy Communication During COVID work?

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 20-15
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
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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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Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-75
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2020
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Stanford University, Stanford University, Replica, University of Chicago, UC Berkeley-Haas, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University

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How are Small Businesses Adjusting to COVID-19? Early Evidence from a Survey

HKS Working Paper No. RWP20-012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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Measuring Racial Discrimination in Bail Decisions

HKS Working Paper No. RWP20-014
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 09 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
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Princeton University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics

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24.

I Have Nothing Against Them, But…

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-73
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 02 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Bergen, Harvard University, Department of Economics and University of Warwick, Faculty of Social Studies, Department of Economics, Students
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Civic Capital and Social Distancing During the COVID-19 Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-74
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2020
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Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Epidemic Responses Under Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-72
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 May 2020
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Arizona State University (ASU) - Finance Department, Stanford University Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Finance, Students

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Spatial Economics for Granular Settings

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-71
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 May 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago Department of Economics

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Taxation and Innovation: What Do We Know?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-70
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 May 2020
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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29.

Robust Identification of Investor Beliefs

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-69
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 May 2020 Last Revised: 28 May 2020
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Yale University - Cowles Foundation, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and MIT Sloan School of Management

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Political Economy of Crisis Response

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-68
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
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University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

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The Persuasive Effect of Fox News: Non-Compliance with Social Distancing During the COVID-19 Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-67
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 May 2020
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Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Columbia University, Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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The Economics of Time-Limited Development Options: The Case of Oil and Gas Leases

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-66
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 18 May 2020
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Government of the United States of America - Congressional Budget Office (CBO), University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Texas A&M University - George Bush School of Government and Public Service

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Job Loss and Behavioral Change: The Unprecedented Effects of the India Lockdown in Delhi

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-65
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 May 2020
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University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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US Unemployment Insurance Replacement Rates During the Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-62
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 May 2020
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University of Chicago, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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The Cost of Privacy: Welfare Effects of the Disclosure of Covid-19 Cases

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-64
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 May 2020
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Pennsylvania State University, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
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Expected Health Effects of Reduced Air Pollution from COVID-19 Social Distancing

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-61
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 May 2020
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University of Chicago, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Bryan School of Business & Economics, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics

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The U.S. Labor Market During the Beginning of the Pandemic Recession

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-58
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2020
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Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Chicago, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)
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Controlling Epidemic Spread: Reducing Economic Losses with Targeted Closures

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-57
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 May 2020 Last Revised: 20 May 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Northwestern University - Dept. Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
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The Cost of the COVID-19 Crisis: Lockdowns, Macroeconomic Expectations, and Consumer Spending

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 20-08
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 May 2020
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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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The Cost of the COVID-19 Crisis: Lockdowns, Macroeconomic Expectations, and Consumer Spending

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-60
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 May 2020
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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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COVID-19 Is Also a Reallocation Shock

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-59
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
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ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Belief in Science Influences Physical Distancing in Response to COVID-19 Lockdown Policies

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-56
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 May 2020
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University of Oxford, Bocconi University, University of Oxford - Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, Students and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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Income, Liquidity, and the Consumption Response to the 2020 Economic Stimulus Payments

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-55
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2020
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Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, , Columbia University - Columbia Business School and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Finance, Students

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Estimation of COVID-19 Prevalence from Serology Tests: A Partial Identification Approach

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-54
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Coordination and Social Distancing: Inertia in the Aggregate Response to COVID-19

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-53
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 08 May 2020
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University of Chicago Harris School and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

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46.

Did the Paycheck Protection Program Hit the Target?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-52
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Finance, Students and University of Chicago - Finance

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Which Workers Bear the Burden of Social Distancing Policies?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-51
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
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University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of Chicago

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A Political Model of Trust

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-50
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
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California Institute of Technology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

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Wealth, Race, and Consumption Smoothing of Typical Income Shocks

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-49
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 23 Apr 2020
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University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute, JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute and JP Morgan Chase & Co. - JP Morgan Chase Institute
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Economic Activity and the Value of Medical Innovation during a Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-48
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2020
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University of Chicago

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