Michael Sockin

University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business

Assistant Professor of Finance

Austin, TX 78712

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Delegated Learning and Contract Commonality in Asset Management

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 01 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2022
Michael Sockin and Mindy Z. Xiaolan
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Texas, Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 522 (76,110)
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Fund Manager Compensation, Benchmarking, Moral Hazard, Information Acquisition, Contract Externality

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Macroeconomic Implications of Inelastic Markets

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2022
Daniel Neuhann and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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risk-sharing, market power, asset prices, investment, productivity, financial intermediaries, concentrated financial markets, price impact,

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A Model of Cryptocurrencies

NBER Working Paper No. w26816
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 162 (253,793)
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Job Characteristics, Employee Demographics, and the Cross-Section of Performance Pay

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 159 (257,855)

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Performance Pay, Compensation Packages, Job Hierarchy, Income Inequality

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Variable Pay and Risk Sharing between Firms and Workers

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2022
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 158 (259,161)

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Variable Pay, Productivity Growth, Firm Performance, Firm Volatility

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Market Power and Missing Markets

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Daniel Neuhann, Mahyar Sefidgaran and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 141 (283,746)

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market power, incomplete markets, risk sharing

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The Anxiety of Epidemics

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 09 May 2022
Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 140 (285,375)
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Anxiety, COVID, Uncertainty Aversion, Heterogeneous Agent, Mental Health, Continuous-time, Convex Duality, Variational Methods

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The Risk-Rent Trade-off

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 13 May 2022
Daniel Neuhann and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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financial market power, risk sharing, asset pricing

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China's Gradualistic Economic Approach and Financial Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w23194
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 18 May 2022
Markus K. Brunnermeier, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 91 (384,893)
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Informational Frictions and Commodity Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w18906
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2021
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 66 (461,203)
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Informational Frictions and Credit Markets

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2022
Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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informational frictions, information aggregation, bond markets, repo markets

12.

Economic Consequences of Housing Speculation

NBER Working Paper No. w26457
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2022
Zhenyu Gao, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 27 (650,038)
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China's Model of Managing the Financial System

NBER Working Paper No. w27171
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Markus K. Brunnermeier, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (694,665)
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Learning About the Neighborhood

NBER Working Paper No. w26907
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2022
Zhenyu Gao, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (702,417)
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Decentralization Through Tokenization

NBER Working Paper No. w29720
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 07 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2022
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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Data Privacy and Temptation

NBER Working Paper No. w27653
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2022
Zhuang Liu, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The University of Hong Kong - University of Hong Kong, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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A Pay Scale of Their Own: Gender Differences in Variable Pay

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 Jan 2020
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Gender gap, Variable pay, Job search, Pay transparency, Salary history ban

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The Risk of Adoption on Traded Token Platforms

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 May 2022
Kevin Mei and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Cryptocurrency, Social Learning, Speculation, Utility Token, Mean-Field Game