Benjamin Golub

Harvard University

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

Littauer Center, Dept of Economics

1805 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Financial Networks and Contagion

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2018
Matthew Elliott, Benjamin Golub and Matthew O. Jackson
Cambridge University, Harvard University and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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financial networks, networks, contagion, cascades, financial crises, bankruptcy, diversification, integration, globalization

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Learning in Social Networks

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2017
Benjamin Golub and Evan Sadler
Harvard University and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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social learning, informational herding, cascades, DeGroot, Bayesian, consensus, imitation, homophily, speed of convergence

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A Network Approach to Public Goods

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2019
Matthew Elliott and Benjamin Golub
Cambridge University and Harvard University
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public goods, externalities, bargaining, network centrality, eigenvector centrality

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Expectations, Networks, and Conventions

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 03 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2018
Benjamin Golub and Stephen Morris
Harvard University and MIT
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networks, incomplete information, centrality, common prior, heterogeneous priors, network game

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Targeting Interventions in Networks

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2020
Andrea Galeotti, Benjamin Golub and Sanjeev Goyal
University of Essex, Harvard University and University of Cambridge
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Learning from Neighbors About a Changing State

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 10 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2020
Krishna Dasaratha, Benjamin Golub and Nir Hak
Harvard University, Harvard University and Harvard University
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Social Learning, Bayesian Learning, DeGroot Model, Information Aggregation, Networks, Centrality

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Higher-Order Expectations

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Benjamin Golub and Stephen Morris
Harvard University and MIT
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higher-order beliefs, higher-order expectations, networks, common prior, heterogeneous priors

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Illiquidity Spirals in Coupled Over-the-Counter Markets

University of St.Gallen, School of Finance Research Paper No. 2018/10
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2018
Christoph Aymanns, Co-Pierre Georg and Benjamin Golub
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, University of Cape Town and Harvard University
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market liquidity, funding liquidity, over-the-counter markets

When Less is More: Experimental Evidence on Information Delivery During India's Demonetization

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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When Less is More: Experimental Evidence on Information Delivery During India's Demonetization

NBER Working Paper No. w24679
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 13 Jun 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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Signaling, Shame, and Silence in Social Learning

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2019
Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Benjamin Golub and He Yang
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Harvard University
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social learning, signaling, stigma, social networks

Signaling, Shame, and Silence in Social Learning

NBER Working Paper No. w25169
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Oct 2018
Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Benjamin Golub and He Yang
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Harvard University
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Networked Markets and Relational Contracts

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Matthew Elliott, Benjamin Golub and Matthew V. Leduc
Cambridge University, Harvard University and Paris School of Economics (PSE) / Université Paris 1
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Supply Network Formation and Fragility

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2020
Matthew Elliott, Benjamin Golub and Matthew V. Leduc
Cambridge University, Harvard University and Paris School of Economics (PSE) / Université Paris 1
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network formation, fragility, reliability, robustness