Scott R. Baker

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Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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economic uncertainty, policy unvertainty, business cycles

Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w21633
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2016
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10900
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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business cycles, economic uncertainty, fluctuations, policy uncertainty

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Has Economic Policy Uncertainty Hampered the Recovery?

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-06
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Feb 2012
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Has Economic Policy Uncertainty Hampered the Recovery?

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2012-003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Policy uncertainty index, news-based uncertainty measure, tax-code expirations, forecaster disagreement, slow recovery

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Effects of Immigrant Legalization on Crime: The 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 412
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
Scott R. Baker
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Immigration, Crime, Policy, Amnesty, Legalization, Legal Status

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The Impact of Unemployment Insurance on Job Search: Evidence from Google Search Data

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Scott R. Baker and Andrey Fradkin
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
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Job Search, Unemployment Insurance, Moral Hazard, Internet Search, UI, Google Trends

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debt, balance sheets, heterogeneous households, income shock, firm shock, consumption elasticity

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Income Changes and Consumption: Evidence from the 2013 Federal Government Shutdown

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Mar 2015
Scott R. Baker and Constantine Yannelis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance and New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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consumption, income, shutdown, home production, credit, liquidity

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Shopping for Lower Sales Tax Rates

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2018
Scott R. Baker, Stephanie Johnson and Lorenz Kueng
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shopping complementarity, consumer spending, counter-cyclical fiscal policy, optimal taxation

Shopping for Lower Sales Tax Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w23665
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Aug 2017
Scott R. Baker, Stephanie Johnson and Lorenz Kueng
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Policy News and Stock Market Volatility

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-53
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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stock market, equity returns, volatility, uncertainty, government policy

Policy News and Stock Market Volatility

NBER Working Paper No. w25720
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Apr 2019
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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Expectation Formation Following Large Unexpected Shocks

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Mar 2018
Scott R. Baker, Tucker McElroy and Xuguang Simon Sheng
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Statistical Research and Methodology and American University
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Expectation Formation, Heterogeneous Agents, Information Rigidity, Learning, Natural Disasters, Uncertainty Shock

Do Household Finances Constrain Unconventional Fiscal Policy?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2018
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consumer durables, counter-cyclical fiscal policy, intertemporal substitution

Do Household Finances Constrain Unconventional Fiscal Policy?

NBER Working Paper No. w25212
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Nov 2018
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Do Household Finances Constrain Unconventional Fiscal Policy?

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2018-16
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
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counter-cyclical fiscal policy, credit market frictions, consumer durables, household, fiscal policy

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Does Uncertainty Reduce Growth? Using Disasters as Natural Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w19475
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Scott R. Baker and Nicholas Bloom
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Why Has U.S. Policy Uncertainty Risen Since 1960?

NBER Working Paper No. w19826
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Political Science, University of Chicago and Stanford University
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Measurement Error in Imputed Consumption

NBER Working Paper No. w25078
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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Measurement Error in Imputed Consumption

Posted: 24 May 2018
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, University of California, Berkeley and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics

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Registry Data, Measurement Error, Retail Investors, Household Portfolios