Raphael Boleslavsky

University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics

Associate Professor

P.O. Box 248126

Coral Gables, FL 33124-6550

United States

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1.

Bayesian Persuasion and Moral Hazard

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2018
Raphael Boleslavsky and Kyungmin Kim
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Emory University
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Bayesian persuasion; moral hazard; information design

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Media Freedom in the Shadow of a Coup

University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Raphael Boleslavsky, Mehdi Shadmehr and Konstantin Sonin
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Public Policy and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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authoritarian politics, media freedom, protest, coup, global games, Bayesian persuasion, signaling

Media Freedom in the Shadow of a Coup

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-81, University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3396728
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 May 2019
Raphael Boleslavsky, Mehdi Shadmehr and Konstantin Sonin
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Public Policy and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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authoritarian politics, media freedom, protest, coup, global games, Bayesian persuasion, signaling

Media Freedom in the Shadow of a Coup

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13189
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Raphael Boleslavsky, Mehdi Shadmehr and Konstantin Sonin
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Public Policy and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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authoritarian politics, Bayesian persuasion, coup, global games, media freedom, protest, signaling

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Grading Standards and Education Quality

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
Raphael Boleslavsky and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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Grade inflation, Bayesian persuasion, education quality

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Progressive Screening: Long-Term Contracting with a Privately Known Stochastic Process

Review of Economic Studies, 80(1), 1-34
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2013
Raphael Boleslavsky and Maher Said
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and NYU Stern School of Business
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Asymmetric information, Dynamic incentives, Dynamic mechanism design, Long-term contracts, Sequential screening

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Price Competition with Optimal Product Demonstrations

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Raphael Boleslavsky, Christopher Cotton and Haresh Gurnani
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, Queen's University, Department of Economics and Wake Forest University School of Business
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price competition, Bayesian persuasion, product demonstrations, trial periods, return policies, test drives

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Judicial Independence and Human Rights in Autocracies

University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3419727
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2019
Mehdi Shadmehr, Raphael Boleslavsky and Tom Ginsburg
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Public Policy, University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Chicago Law School
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judicial independence, autocracy, human rights, repression

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Make It 'Til You Fake It

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Raphael Boleslavsky and Curtis R. Taylor
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Duke University - Department of Economics
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audit, counterfeit, deception, fraud, innovation, opaque standards, research, trust

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Institutions, Repression and the Spread of Protest

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Feb 2016
Mehdi Shadmehr and Raphael Boleslavsky
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Public Policy and University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Repression, Protest, Legitimate Coercion, Social Norms, Human Rights Treaties, Judicial Independence

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Does the Individual Mandate Coerce?

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 1, 2013, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-16
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2013
Raphael Boleslavsky and Sergio J. Campos
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and University of Miami School of Law
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individual mandate, patient protection and affordable care act, commerce clause, necessary and proper clause, health care, insurance

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Learning More by Doing Less: Capacity and Competition in Bayesian Persuasion

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Raphael Boleslavsky and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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strategic search, evidence production, persuasion, lobbying

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Limited Capacity in Project Selection: Competition Through Evidence Production

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
Raphael Boleslavsky and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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strategic search, evidence production, persuasion, lobbying, project selection, Bayesian persuasion, all-pay auction

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Information and Extremism in Elections

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2013
Raphael Boleslavsky and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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campaigns, elections, persuasion, policy divergence, probabilistic voting

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Markets vs. Mechanisms

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2017
Raphael Boleslavsky, Christopher Hennessy and David L. Kelly
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, London Business School and University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Market Microstructure, Mechanism Design

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Competing for Capital: Auditing and Credibility in Financial Reporting

NBER Working Paper No. w23273
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2022
Raphael Boleslavsky, Bruce I. Carlin and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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A Model of Challenge Funds: Funding Availability, Selection Rigor, and Project Quality

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Nov 2021
Raphael Boleslavsky, Bruce Carlin and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, Rice University and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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grants, funding allocation, pilot studies, evaluation, evidence production

A Model of Challenge Funds: Funding Availability, Selection Rigor, and Project Quality

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Nov 2021
Raphael Boleslavsky, Bruce Carlin and Christopher Cotton
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, Rice University and Queen's University, Department of Economics
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grants, funding allocation, pilot studies, evaluation, evidence production