Alan S. Blinder

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Princeton University - Department of Economics

Princeton, NJ 08544-1021

United States

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Financing Constraints and Corporate Investment

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Washington University in St. Louis, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Capital investment, Tax policies, Investment policies, Financial markets, Market constraints, Debt financing, Earnings, Manufacturing industries, Financial constraints, Access to capital, Firm financing

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Credit, Money, and Aggregate Demand

NBER Working Paper No. w2534
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Ben S. Bernanke and Alan S. Blinder
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 415 (50,292)
Citation 229

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Central Bank Communication and Monetary Policy: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

ECB Working Paper No. 898
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 May 2008
Princeton University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB), DIW Berlin, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and De Nederlandsche Bank
Downloads 224 (114,474)
Citation 71

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Communication, central bank, monetary policy

Central Bank Communication and Monetary Policy: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w13932
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 11 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Princeton University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB), DIW Berlin, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and De Nederlandsche Bank
Downloads 169 (149,663)
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What Does the Public Know about Economic Policy, and How Does It Know It?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1324
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Oct 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Alan B. Krueger
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Citation 34

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ideology, public opinion, knowledge

What Does the Public Know About Economic Policy, and How Does it Know it?

NBER Working Paper No. w10787
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Oct 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Alan B. Krueger
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Citation 34

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Talking About Monetary Policy: The Virtues (and Vice?) of Central Bank Communication

BIS Working Paper No. 274
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jul 2009
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Central Bank Communication, Monetary Policy Transparency

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New Estimates of the Jumbo-Conforming Mortgage Spread

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
Alan S. Blinder, Mark J. Flannery and G. Brandon Lockhart
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and Clemson University - Department of Finance
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Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, GSEs, securitization, subsidies, mortgage rates, MBS, yield spreads

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Are Two Heads Better than One?: An Experimental Analysis of Group vs. Individual Decisionmaking

NBER Working Paper No. w7909
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Alan S. Blinder and John Morgan
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
Downloads 124 (193,270)
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The Federal Funds Rate and the Channels of Monetary Transnission

NBER Working Paper No. w3487
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Dec 2000
Ben S. Bernanke and Alan S. Blinder
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 97 (196,893)
Citation 328

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Necessity As the Mother of Invention Monetary Policy after the Crisis

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 525
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Oct 2016
Princeton University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB), University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and De Nederlandsche Bank
Downloads 38 (379,535)

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monetary policy; central banks; surveys

Necessity As the Mother of Invention: Monetary Policy after the Crisis

ECB Working Paper No. 2047
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Apr 2017
Princeton University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB), University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and De Nederlandsche Bank
Downloads 37 (383,411)

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monetary policy, central banks, surveys

Necessity as the Mother of Invention: Monetary Policy after the Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w22735
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
Princeton University - Department of Economics, European Central Bank (ECB), University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and De Nederlandsche Bank
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Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty

NBER Working Paper No. w1567
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 31 May 2001 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2001
Rebecca M. Blank and Alan S. Blinder
U.S. Department of Commerce and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 87 (235,517)
Citation 24

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Why are Prices Sticky? Preliminary Results from an Interview Study

NBER Working Paper No. w3646
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Citation 47

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Central Bank Credibility: Why Do We Care? How Do We Build it?

NBER Working Paper No. w7161
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Aug 1999 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Citation 44

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Money, Credit Constraints, and Economic Activity

NBER Working Paper No. w1084
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Joseph E. Stiglitz
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 64 (272,978)
Citation 29

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Private Pensions and Public Pensions: Theory and Fact

NBER Working Paper No. w0902
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Citation 11

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Issues in the Coordination of Monetary and Fiscal Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w0982
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Supply-Shock Explanation of the Great Stagflation Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w14563
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 29 Dec 2008
Alan S. Blinder and Jeremy B. Rudd
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Board - Macroeconomic Analysis Section
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On the Monetization of Deficits

NBER Working Paper No. w1052
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Credit Rationing and Effective Supply Failures

NBER Working Paper No. w1619
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Dec 2001
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Central Banking in a Democracy

FRB Richmond Economic Quarterly, vol. 82, no. 4, Fall 1996, pp. 1-14
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Market Wages, Reservation Wages, and Retirement Decisions

NBER Working Paper No. w0513
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Jul 2000
Roger H. Gordon and Alan S. Blinder
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Resurgence of Inventory Research: What Have We Learned?

NBER Working Paper No. w3408
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Alan S. Blinder and Louis J. Maccini
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Johns Hopkins University - Department of Economics
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Reconsidering the Work Disincentive Effects of Social Security

NBER Working Paper No. w0562
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder, Roger H. Gordon and Donald E. Wise
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and Rider University
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Human Capital and Labor Supply: A Synthesis

NBER Working Paper No. w0067
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 26 May 2004 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Alan S. Blinder and Yoram Weiss
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Leadership in Groups: A Monetary Policy Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w13391
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
Alan S. Blinder and John Morgan
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
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A Shred of Evidence on Theories of Wage Stickiness

NBER Working Paper No. w3105
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Alan S. Blinder and Don CHOI
Princeton University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social Security, Bequests, and the Life Cycle Theory of Saving: Cross-Sectional Tests

NBER Working Paper No. w0619
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Alan S. Blinder, Roger H. Gordon and Donald E. Wise
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and Rider University
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Inventories, Rational Expectations, and the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w0381
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Alan S. Blinder and Stanley Fischer
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Bank of Israel
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Can the Production Smoothing Model of Inventory Behavior Be Saved?

NBER Working Paper No. w1257
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Presidents and the U.S. Economy: An Econometric Exploration

NBER Working Paper No. w20324
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Alan S. Blinder and Mark W. Watson
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
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Inventories in the Keynesian Macro Model

NBER Working Paper No. w0460
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Notches

NBER Working Paper No. w1416
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Harvey S. Rosen
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Inventories and the Structure of Macro Models

NBER Working Paper No. w0515
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Life-Cycle Permanent-Income Model and Consumer Durables

NBER Working Paper No. w2149
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Avner Bar-Ilan and Alan S. Blinder
University of Haifa - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Inventories and Sticky Prices: More on the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics

NBER Working Paper No. w0620
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Consumer Durables and the Optimality of Usually Doing Nothing

NBER Working Paper No. w2488
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Avner Bar-Ilan and Alan S. Blinder
University of Haifa - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Public Opinion and the Balanced Budget

NBER Working Paper No. w1234
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Syracuse University
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More on the Speed of Adjustment in Inventory Models

NBER Working Paper No. w1913
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Temporary Income Taxes and Consumer Spending

NBER Working Paper No. w0283
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Alternative Measures of Offshorability: A Survey Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w15287
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2009
Alan S. Blinder and Alan B. Krueger
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Inventory Fluctuations in the United States Since 1929

NBER Working Paper No. w1371
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Alan S. Blinder and Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Syracuse University
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The Challenge of High Unemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w2489
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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A Skeptical Note on the New Econometrics

NBER Working Paper No. w1092
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The 1971-1974 Controls Program and the Price Level: An Econometric Post-Mortem

NBER Working Paper No. w0279
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Alan S. Blinder and William J. Newton
Princeton University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Aggregation and Stabilization Policy in a Multi-Contract Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w0873
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Alan S. Blinder and N. Gregory Mankiw
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Monetary Accommodation of Supply Shocks Under Rational Expectations

NBER Working Paper No. w0464
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 May 2005
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Level and Distribution of Economic Well-Being

NBER Working Paper No. w0488
Number of pages: 141 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
Alan S. Blinder
Princeton University - Department of Economics
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