R. Andrew Butters

Indiana University

Indiana University

1309 E. Tenth St.

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

http://https://kelley.iu.edu/BEPP/faculty/page14113.cfm?ID=46947

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Monitoring Financial Stability: A Financial Conditions Index Approach

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 35, No. 1, p. 22, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Scott A. Brave and R. Andrew Butters
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Indiana University
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Financial Conditions, Financial Crises, Financial Stress, Principal Component Analysis, Dynamic Factor Analysis, Financial Forecasting And Simulation, Index Numbers And Aggregation

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Why Do Retail Prices Fall During Seasonal Demand Peaks?

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 19-21
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
R. Andrew Butters, Daniel W. Sacks and Boyoung Seo
Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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seasonality, countercyclical pricing, demand, price elasticity of demand, optimal pricing

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Gathering Insights on the Forest from the Trees: A New Metric for Financial Conditions

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2010-07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Scott A. Brave and R. Andrew Butters
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Indiana University
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financial crisis, financial conditions, dynamic factor, EM algorithm, Harvey accumulator, ROC curve, Markov-switching

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Forecasting Economic Activity with Mixed Frequency Bayesian Vars

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-5
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters and Alejandro Justiniano
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Indiana University and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Mixed frequency, Bayesian VAR, Real-time data, Nowcasting

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What is the Relationship between Large Deficits and Inflation in Industrialized Countries?

Economic Perspectives, Vol. XXXIV, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Marco Bassetto and R. Andrew Butters
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Indiana University
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public deficit, inflation, time inconsistency, government debt, central bank independence, Comparative or Joint Analysis of Fiscal and Monetary Policy, Stabilization, Deficit, Surplus, Debt, Debt Management,

Using the Eye of the Storm to Predict the Wave of COVID-19 UI Claims

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2020-68
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Unemployment Insurance, Google Trends, Hurricanes, Search, Unemployment, Covid-19

Using the Eye of the Storm to Predict the Wave of Covid-19 UI Claims

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 May 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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unemployment insurance, Google Trends, hurricanes, search, unemployment, Covid-19

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Demand Volatility, Adjustment Costs, and Productivity: An Examination of Capacity Utilization in Hotels and Airlines

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 16-72
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 31 May 2017
R. Andrew Butters
Indiana University
Downloads 98 (330,918)
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productivity, demand volatility, adjustment costs, capacity utilization, occupancy rates, load factors, hotels, airlines

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The Extent of the Market and Integration Through Factor Markets: Evidence from Wholesale Electricity

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 17-50
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 17 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2019
R. Andrew Butters and Daniel F. Spulber
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market integration, extent of the market, factor prices, factor mobility, wholesale electricity, natural gas, price transmission ratio

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A Practitioner's Guide and MATLAB Toolbox for Mixed Frequency State Space Models

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Mar 2020
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters and David Kelley
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Indiana University and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 68 (413,840)
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mixed frequency, state space, Kalman filter, maximum likelihood, MATLAB

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Nowcasting Using the Chicago Fed National Activity Index

Economic Perspectives, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 May 2014
Scott A. Brave and R. Andrew Butters
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Indiana University
Downloads 58 (444,860)
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dynamic factor models, business cycles, nowcasting

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How Do National Firms Respond to Local Shocks?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
R. Andrew Butters, Daniel W. Sacks and Boyoung Seo
Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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uniform pricing, excise taxes, firm optimization, tax incidence

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On Demand Uncertainty in the Newsvendor Model

Kelley School of Business Research Paper, 20-53
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Oct 2019
R. Andrew Butters
Indiana University
Downloads 34 (549,777)

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demand uncertainty, newsvendor model, dispersive order, inventory, monotone comparative statics, censored demand

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Preannounced Tax Cuts and Their Potential Influence on the 2001 Recession

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
R. Andrew Butters and Marcelo Veracierto
Indiana University and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Research Department
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The Perils of Working with Big Data and a Small Framework You Can Use to Avoid Them

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2020-35
Posted: 04 Jun 2021
-, Scott A. Brave and R. Andrew Butters
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Indiana University

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The Perils of Working with Big Data and a SMALL Framework You Can Use to Avoid Them

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-35
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Dec 2020
Scott A. Brave, R. Andrew Butters and Michael Fogarty
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Indiana University and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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big data, economic statistics, business analytics, forecasting

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Industry Structure, Segmentation, and Competition in the U.S. Hotel Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w26579
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2021
R. Andrew Butters and Thomas N. Hubbard
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Soaking Up the Sun: Battery Investment, Renewable Energy, and Market Equilibrium

NBER Working Paper No. w29133
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
R. Andrew Butters, Jackson Dorsey and Gautam Gowrisankaran
Indiana University, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, and Columbia University
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