Ricardo J. Caballero

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

Ford International Professor of Economics

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Macroeconomics after the Crisis: Time to Deal with the Pretense-of-Knowledge Syndrome

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 18

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Pretense of knowledge, DSGE, core and periphery of macroeconomics, financial crisis, complexity, robust control, uncertainty, rational expectations

Macroeconomics after the Crisis: Time to Deal with the Pretense-of-Knowledge Syndrome

NBER Working Paper No. w16429
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 72 (265,438)
Citation 18

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A Caricature (Model) of the World Economy

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Dec 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,124 (1,966)

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Global equilibrium, shortage of assets, interest rates, asset prices, booms and busts, sovereign crises, financial reform and development, fiscal deficits, flight to quality, decoupling, quantitative easing

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The 'Other' Imbalance and the Financial Crisis

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-32
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Dec 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,181 (12,002)
Citation 14

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Global imbalances, financial crisis, safe assets shortage, securitization, systemic fragility, panic, complexity, Knightian uncertainty, contingent insurance, TIC, contingent CDS

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Citation 13

Complexity and Financial Panics

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Downloads 880 (19,534)
Citation 13

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Financial network, complexity, uncertainty, flight to quality, cascades,crises, information cost, financial panic, credit crunch

Complexity and Financial Panics

NBER Working Paper No. w14997
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 May 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Downloads 83 (243,615)
Citation 13

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Flight to Quality and Bailouts: Policy Remarks and a Literature Review

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Nov 2008
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pablo D. Kurlat
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 797 (19,655)
Citation 8

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subprime crisis, liquidity, bailout, intermediation, credit spreads

Carry Trade and Systemic Risk: Why are FX Options So Cheap?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-28
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Ricardo J. Caballero and Joseph B. Doyle
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Cornerstone Research
Downloads 671 (28,871)
Citation 2

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carry trade, forward premium puzzle, vix futures and rolldown, interest parity condition, Fama-French factors

Carry Trade and Systemic Risk: Why are FX Options so Cheap?

NBER Working Paper No. w18644
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Ricardo J. Caballero and Joseph B. Doyle
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Cornerstone Research
Downloads 44 (339,305)
Citation 2

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The 'Surprising' Origin and Nature of Financial Crises: A Macroeconomic Policy Proposal

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-24
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pablo D. Kurlat
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 697 (25,426)
Citation 15

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financial crises, Knightian uncertainty, macroeconomic risk, credit default swaps, asset insurance

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The Future of the IMF

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-03
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jan 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 661 (29,134)
Citation 14

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Capital Flows, Crises, Hedging, Insurance, Contingent Markets, Contractible and Noncontractible Shocks, Contingent-market and Crises Department, IMF, IFIs, Contingent-EM-CDO, Fiscal and Monetary Rules

Effective Labor Regulation and Microeconomic Flexibility

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1480, MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-30, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 893, FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 04-6
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and University of Chile
Downloads 418 (53,552)
Citation 36

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Microeconomic rigidities, Creative-destruction, Job security regulation, Adjustment costs, Rule of law

Effective Labor Regulation and Microeconomic Flexibility

NBER Working Paper No. w10744
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and University of Chile
Downloads 58 (298,423)
Citation 36

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Creative Destruction And Development: Institutions, Crises, And Restructuring

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-17
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 420 (53,227)
Citation 24

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Creative Destruction and Development: Institutions, Crises, and Restructuring

NBER Working Paper No. w7849
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Aug 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 54 (309,231)
Citation 24

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Bubbles and Capital Flow Volatility: Causes and Risk Management

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Sep 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 390 (58,257)
Citation 30

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Emerging markets, bubbles, excess volatility, crashes, capital flow reversals, public debt market, financial underdevelopment, dynamic inefficiency

Bubbles and Capital Flow Volatility: Causes and Risk Management

NBER Working Paper No. w11618
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 47 (329,946)
Citation 30

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Citation 75

Zombie Lending and Depressed Restructuring in Japan

MIT Economics Working Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero, Takeo Hoshi and Anil K. Kashyap
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California at San Diego and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Downloads 341 (68,307)
Citation 75

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Japan, zombies, investment, employment, job flows, restructuring, bankruptcy, creative destruction, productivity, congestion, sclerosis, scrambling, distortions, lost decade, subsidies

Zombie Lending and Depressed Restructuring in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w12129
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 May 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero, Takeo Hoshi and Anil K. Kashyap
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California at San Diego and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Downloads 79 (251,257)
Citation 75

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Citation 18

A Dual Liquidity Model for Emerging Markets

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-03
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Jan 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 367 (62,575)
Citation 18

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Capital flows, external crises, international and domestic liquidity, monetary policy, fiscal policy, underinsurance

A Dual Liquidity Model for Emerging Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w8758
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Feb 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 36 (367,530)
Citation 18

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A Dual Liquidity Model for Emerging Markets

American Economic Review, Vol. 92, Issue 2, May 2002
Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Citation 39

On the Macroeconomics of Asset Shortages

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-30
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Dec 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 319 (73,812)
Citation 39

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Asset shortages, high valuations, speculative bubbles, low interest rates, low inflation, monetary policy, lender of last resort

On the Macroeconomics of Asset Shortages

NBER Working Paper No. w12753
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 73 (263,313)
Citation 39

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Macroeconomics Volatility In Latin America: A View And Three Case Studies

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 390 (57,724)
Citation 14

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Volatility, Financial Constraints, Capital Flows, Terms of Trade, Banking Crises, Illiquidity, Emerging Markets, Macroeconomic Policy, Contingent Policies, Corporate Governance

Missing Aggregate Dynamics: On the Slow Convergence of Lumpy Adjustment Models

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 865, Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1430, MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-25
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 352 (65,741)
Citation 19

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Speed of adjustment, Discrete adjustment, Lumpy adjustment, Aggregation, Calvo model, ARMA process, Partial adjustment, Expected response time, Monetary policy, Investment, Labor demand, Sticky prices, Idiosyncratic shocks, Impulse response function, Time-to-build

Adjustment is Much Slower than You Think

NBER Working Paper No. w9898
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 24 (421,824)
Citation 19

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Citation 35

Speculative Growth: Hints from the U.S. Economy

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-45
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 331 (70,755)
Citation 35

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Bubbles, investment, cost of capital, growth-saving feedback, multiple equilibria, dynamic efficiency and inefficiency, new economy, spillovers, fiscal and current account surpluses

Speculative Growth: Hints from the Us Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w10518
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 31 (387,406)
Citation 35

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International Liquidity Management: Sterilization Policy in Illiquid Financial Markets

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-04
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 322 (73,053)
Citation 9

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International Liquidity Management: Sterilization Policy in Illiquid Financial Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w7740
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 34 (375,207)
Citation 9

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A 'Vertical' Analysis of Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-16
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 May 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 351 (64,795)
Citation 4

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External shocks, domestic and international liquidity, monetary policy, interest parity departures, exchange rate overshooting, fear of floating, commitment, credibility, underinsurance

Institutions, Restructuring, And Macroeconomic Performance

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 291 (81,843)
Citation 21

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Institutions, Restructuring, and Macroeconomic Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w7720
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
Downloads 43 (342,624)
Citation 21

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Citation 11

Fiscal Policy and Financial Depth

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-22
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 282 (84,804)
Citation 11

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sudden stops, financial depth, fiscal deficits, liquidity crises, populism, crowding out

Fiscal Policy and Financial Depth

NBER Working Paper No. w10532
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 48 (326,851)
Citation 11

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An Equilibrium Model of Global Imbalances and Low Interest Rates

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 271 (88,652)
Citation 163

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Current account deficits, capital flows, interest rates, global portfolios and equilibrium, growth and financial development asymmetries, exchange rates, FDI, intermediation rents

An Equilibrium Model of "Global Imbalances" and Low Interest Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w11996
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 54 (309,231)
Citation 163

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Citation 4

Financial System Risk and Flight to Quality

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-31
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 290 (82,164)
Citation 4

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Locked collateral, flight to quality, insurance, risk premia, financial intermediaries, lender of last resort, private sector multiplier, collateral shocks, robust control

Financial System Risk and Flight to Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w11834
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Dec 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 34 (375,207)
Citation 4

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Coping with Chile's External Vulnerability: A Financial Problem

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-23
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 308 (70,293)
Citation 23

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Financial underdevelopment, external shocks, capital flows, segmented financial markets, hedging, illiquid markets, underinsurance, contingent bonds

International Liquidity Illusion: On the Risks of Sterilization

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-06
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 272 (88,284)
Citation 6

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Capital flows, sterilization policy, monetary policy, financial constraints, balance sheets, excessive leverage, short term capital flows, debt maturity, quasi-fiscal deficit, soverign risk, illiquidity

International Liquidity Illusion: On the Risks of Sterilization

NBER Working Paper No. w8141
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 28 (401,207)
Citation 6

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International and Domestic Collateral Constraints in a Model of Emerging Market Crises

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-21
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Oct 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 257 (93,767)
Citation 147

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Capital flows. fires sales, microeconomic and aggregate financial constraints, contractual and corporate governance problems, balance sheets, wasted collateral, domestic and foreign spreads, excessive leverage, collateral under provision, real depreciation, banks.

International and Domestic Collateral Constraints in a Model of Emerging Market Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w7971
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Oct 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 41 (349,339)
Citation 147

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Citation 72

Flight to Quality and Collective Risk Management

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-07
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 251 (96,199)
Citation 72

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Locked collateral, flight to quality, insurance, safe and risky claims, financial intermediaries, collective bias, lender of last resort, private sector multiplier, collateral shocks, robust control

Flight to Quality and Collective Risk Management

NBER Working Paper No. w12136
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 May 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 38 (359,964)
Citation 72

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Excessive Dollar Debt: Financial Development and Underinsurance

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-15
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 279 (85,810)
Citation 60

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Currency mismatch, balance sheets, international liquidity, contingent credit lines, thin markets, limited participation

Excessive Dollar Debt: Financial Development and Underinsurance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 58, pp. 867-894, April 2003
Posted: 24 Jul 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Financial Integration Without the Volatility

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Kevin Cowan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Central Bank of Chile
Downloads 262 (82,619)
Citation 8

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Aggregate Volatility in Modern Latin America: Causes and Cures

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-11
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 260 (91,238)
Citation 4

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Volatility, Financial Constraints, Capital Flows, Terms of Trade, Banking Crises, Illiquidity, Emerging Markets, Macroecnomic Policy, Contingent Policies, Corporate Governance

On the International Financial Architecture: Insuring Emerging Markets

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Apr 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 233 (103,959)
Citation 11

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Capital Flows, Crises, Hedging, Insurance, Contingent Markets, Specialists, Contractible and Noncontractible Shocks, Collateralized Debt Obligations

On the International Financial Architecture: Insuring Emerging Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w9570
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Mar 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (416,388)
Citation 11

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Price Stickiness in SS Models: New Interpretations of Old Results

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1603, MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-07, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 952
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 229 (105,865)
Citation 21

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Aggregate price stickiness, adjustment hazard, adjustment frequency, generalized Ss model, extensive margin, Calvo model, strategic complementarities

Price Stickiness in Ss Models: New Interpretations of Old Results

NBER Working Paper No. w12945
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (411,190)
Citation 21

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A Quantitative Model of Sudden Stops and External Liquidity Management

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-10
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Apr 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 209 (115,981)
Citation 26

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Capital flows, sudden stops, reserves, international liquidity and liability management, specialists, world capital markets, swaps, insurance, hedging, options, hidden states, Bayesian methods

A Quantitative Model of Sudden Stops and External Liquidity Management

NBER Working Paper No. w11293
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Jun 2005
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 33 (379,170)
Citation 26

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A 'Vertical' Analysis of Crises and Intervention: Fear of Floating and Ex-Ante Problems

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-25
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jul 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 211 (114,883)
Citation 6

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External shocks, domestic and international liquidity, monetary policy, interest parity departures, exchange rate systems, overshooting

A "Vertical" Analysis of Crises and Intervention: Fear of Floating and Ex-Ante Problems

NBER Working Paper No. w8428
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 28 (401,207)
Citation 6

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Citation 4

Future Rent-Seeking and Current Public Savings

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-20
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pierre Yared
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 213 (113,772)
Citation 4

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public debt, politicians, economic and political risk, rent-seeking, precautionary savings, starve-the-beast, fiscal rules

Future Rent-Seeking and Current Public Savings

NBER Working Paper No. w14417
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Oct 2008
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pierre Yared
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 9 (506,814)
Citation 4

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Future Rent-Seeking and Current Public Savings

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 82, pp. 124-136, 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pierre Yared
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 8 (512,249)
Citation 4

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Citation 19

Smoothing Sudden Stops

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jul 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 209 (115,981)
Citation 19

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External Shocks, domestic and international collateral, underinsurance, credit lines, liquidity requirements, asset market intervention

Smoothing Sudden Stops

NBER Working Paper No. w8427
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 19 (449,984)
Citation 19

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Citation 8

Microeconomic Flexibility in Latin America

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-09; Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 884
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Mar 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Alejandro Micco
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Chile
Downloads 194 (124,587)
Citation 8

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Microeconomic rigidities, creative-destruction, job flows, restructuring and reallocation, productivity growth

Microeconomic Flexibility in Latin America

NBER Working Paper No. w10398
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Alejandro Micco
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Chile
Downloads 23 (427,246)
Citation 8

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An Equilibrum Model of 'Global Imbalances' and Low Interest Rates

BIS Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 216 (112,049)
Citation 81

Abstract:

Current account deficits, capital flows, interest rates, global portfolios and equilibrium, growth and financial development asymmetries, exchange rates, FDI, intermediation rents

39.
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Citation 46

Emerging Market Crises: An Asset Markets Perspective

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 98-18REV
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Dec 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 177 (135,820)
Citation 46

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Emerging Market Crises: an Asset Markets Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w6843
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Aug 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 46

Abstract:

Dollarization of Liabilities: Underinsurance and Domestic Financial Underdevelopment

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-14
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 12

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Dollarization of Liabilities: Underinsurance and Domestic Financial Underdevelopment

NBER Working Paper No. w7792
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 12

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Citation 19

Fire Sales in a Model of Complexity

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-28
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Citation 19

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Fire sales, uncertainty, complexity, financial network, cascades, market freezes, crises, financial panic, credit crunch, externality

Fire Sales in a Model of Complexity

NBER Working Paper No. w15479
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Citation 19

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Citation 20

Contingent Reserves Management: An Applied Framework

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-32
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Sep 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 20

Abstract:

Sudden stops, reserves, portfolio, VIX, hedging, options, futures.

Contingent Reserves Management: An Applied Framework

NBER Working Paper No. w10786
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Oct 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 20

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Citation 8

Sudden Financial Arrest

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-29
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Nov 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 8

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Financial crisis, panic, defibrillation, complexity, Knightian uncertainty, moral hazard, financial network, capital requirements, contingent capital, contingent insurance, IMF

Sudden Financial Arrest

IMF Economic Review, Vol. 58, Issue 1, pp. 6-36, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Exchange Rate Volatility and the Credit Channel in the Emerging Markets: A Vertical Perspective

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-24
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 12

Abstract:

External shocks, segmented capital markets, credit squeeze, monetary policy, interest parity departures, exchange rate overshooting, fear of floating, underinsurance, capital controls

Trade and Capital Flows: A Financial Frictions Perspective

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Pol Antras and Ricardo J. Caballero
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 19

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Trade, capital mobility, capital flows, globalization, financial frictions, complementarities, factor payments, saving rate, global imbalances, protectionism.

Trade and Capital Flows: A Financial Frictions Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w13241
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Pol Antras and Ricardo J. Caballero
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 19

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Citation 22

Fear of Sudden Stops: Lessons from Australia and Chile

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-23
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 May 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Kevin Cowan and Jonathan Kearns
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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Citation 22

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Sudden stops, Australia, Chile

Fear of Sudden Stops: Lessons from Australia and Chile

NBER Working Paper No. w10519
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero, Kevin Cowan and Jonathan Kearns
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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Citation 22

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Fear of Sudden Stops: Lessons from Australia and Chile

IDB Working Paper No. 420
Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero, Kevin Cowan and Jonathan Kearns
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department

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Citation 1

The Safety Trap

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 14-08
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Ricardo J. Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Safety Trap

NBER Working Paper No. w19927
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Feb 2014
Ricardo J. Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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Inflation Targets and Sudden Stops

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-10
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Apr 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 17

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External Shocks, Domestic and International Liquidity, Inflation Targeting, Fear of Floating, Commitment, Underinsurance

49.

Lumpy Investment in Dynamic General Equilibrium

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-20, Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1566
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Ruediger Bachmann, Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University, Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 17

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(S, s) model, RBC model, time-varying impulse response function, aggregate shocks, sectoral shocks, idiosyncratic shocks, adjustment costs, history dependence, moment matching

50.

Hedging Sudden Stops & Precautionary Contractions

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-19
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Jun 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 9

Abstract:

Capital flows, sudden stops, financial constraints, contractions, hedging, insurance, signals

51.
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Aggregate Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w6264
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 09 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 136

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Aggregate Investment

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 97-20
Posted: 20 Nov 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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A Global Equilibrium Model of Sudden Stops and External Liquidity Management

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 23

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Capital flows, sudden stops, reserves, international liquidity management, world, capital markets, swaps, insurance, hedging, options, hidden states, Bayesian methods

53.

Global Imbalances and Financial Fragility

NBER Working Paper No. w14688
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 59

Abstract:

Three Strikes and You're Out: Reply to Cooper and Willis

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 883; Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1456; MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 04-10
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Mar 2004
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Adjustment hazard, aggregate nonlinearities, lumpy adjustment, observed and unobserved gaps, quadratic adjustment

Three Strikes and You're Out: Reply to Cooper and Willis

NBER Working Paper No. w10368
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Mar 2004
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Collective Risk Management in a Flight to Quality Episode

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 83

Abstract:

Locked collateral, liquidity, flight to quality, Knightian uncertainty, collateral shocks, collective bias, lender of last resort, private sector multiplier

Collective Risk Management in a Flight to Quality Episode

NBER Working Paper No. w12896
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Feb 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 83

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Financial Crash, Commodity Prices and Global Imbalances

NBER Working Paper No. w14521
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Citation 57

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Irreversibility and Aggregate Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w3865
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Giuseppe Bertola and Ricardo J. Caballero
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 53

Abstract:

Persistent Appreciations and Overshooting: A Normative Analysis

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-13
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Apr 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Guido Lorenzoni
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University
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Citation 11

Abstract:

Appreciations, overshooting, financial frictions, irreversible investment, pecuniary externality, real wages, optimal policy, exports

Persistent Appreciations and Overshooting: A Normative Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w13077
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Guido Lorenzoni
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University
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Citation 11

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Persistent Appreciations and Overshooting: A Normative Analysis

IMF Economic Review, Vol. 62, Issue 1, pp. 1-47, 2014
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 May 2014
Ricardo J. Caballero and Guido Lorenzoni
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University
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The Cost of Recession Revisited: A Reverse-Liquidationist View

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-22
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Jan 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 21

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Aggregate Implications of Lumpy Investment: New Evidence and a DSGE Model

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1566R
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Ruediger Bachmann, Ricardo J. Caballero and Eduardo M. R. A. Engel
Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Citation 16

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Ss model, RBC model, Time-varying impulse response function, History dependence, Conditional heteroscedasticity, Aggregate shocks, Sectoral shocks, Idiosyncratic shocks, Adjustment costs

Aggregate Implications of Lumpy Investment: New Evidence and a DSGE Model

NBER Working Paper No. w12336
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Ruediger Bachmann, Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University, Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

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Macroeconomic Volatility in Latin America: A View and Three Case Studies

NBER Working Paper No. w7782
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

Abstract:

Macroeconomic Volatility in Latin America: A View and Three Case Studies

IDB Working Paper No. 357
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 17

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Emerging Markets Crisis An Asset Markets Perspective

IMF Working Paper No. 99/129
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 33

Abstract:

Capital flows fire sales financial constraints contractual and corporate governance problems balance sheets wasted collateral domestic and foreign spreads excessive leverage banks

A Model of Fickle Capital Flows and Retrenchment

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 16-10
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 12 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Downloads 57 (301,079)

Abstract:

Capital flows, gross flows, global liquidity, scarcity of safe assets, reach for safety, reach for yield, fire sales, depreciations, financial stability, capitol controls, capital flow taxation, macroprudential regulation, financial development, policy coordination

A Model of Fickle Capital Flows and Retrenchment

NBER Working Paper No. w22751
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 24 Oct 2016
Ricardo J. Caballero and Alp Simsek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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How High are the Giants' Shoulders: An Empirical Assessment of Knowledge Spillovers and Creative Destruction in a Model of Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w4370
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 26 May 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Adam B. Jaffe
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Motu Economic and Public Policy Research
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Citation 81

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Uncertainty, Investment, and Industry Evolution

NBER Working Paper No. w4160
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Nov 2001
Ricardo J. Caballero and Robert S. Pindyck
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Citation 49

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The Cleansing Effect of Recessions

NBER Working Paper No. w3922
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jul 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 117

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67.
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Citation 2

Global Imbalances and Currency Wars at the ZLB

NBER Working Paper No. w21670
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Global Imbalances and Currency Wars at the ZLB

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10905
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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capital flows, current account, exhorbitant privilege, forward guidance, inflation rate, interest rates, liquidity and safety traps, recessions, reserve currency, safe assets, secular stagnation, Taylor rule, uncovered interest parity

Jobless Growth: Appropriability, Factor Substitution, and Unemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w6221
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 May 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 53

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Jobless Growth: Appropriability, Factor Substitution, and Unemployment

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 97-18
Posted: 20 Nov 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)

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Speculative Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w9381
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Dec 2002
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 15

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Aggregate Employment Dynamics: Building from Microeconomic Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w5042
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero, Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and John Haltiwanger
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Citation 58

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Dynamic (S,S) Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w3734
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

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72.
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Citation 63

The Macroeconomics of Specificity

NBER Working Paper No. w5757
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Dec 1996
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 63

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The Macroeconomics of Specificity

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 106, No. 4, August 1998
Posted: 08 Oct 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)

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Microeconomic Adjustment Hazards and Aggregate Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w4090
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 36

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Exchange Rate Volatility and the Credit Channel in Emerging Markets: A Vertical Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w10517
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 12

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Cross Sectional Efficiency and Labor Hoarding in an Matching Model of Unemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w4472
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
Giuseppe Bertola and Ricardo J. Caballero
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 12

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An Equilibrium Model of 'Global Imbalances' and Low Interest Rates

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5573
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2006
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, Ricardo J. Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Current account deficits, capital flows, interest rates, global portfolios and equilibrium, growth and financial development asymmetries, exchange rates, FDI, intermediation rents

77.

The Cost of Recessions Revisited: a Reverse-Liquidationist View

NBER Working Paper No. w7355
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 27

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The "Other" Imbalance and the Financial Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w15636
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 14

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79.

A Fallacy of Composition

NBER Working Paper No. w3735
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 10

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Fixed Costs: The Demise of Marginal Q

NBER Working Paper No. w5508
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Ricardo J. Caballero and John V. Leahy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics
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Citation 31

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Hedging Sudden Stops and Precautionary Contractions

NBER Working Paper No. w9778
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
Ricardo J. Caballero and Stavros Panageas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 26

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Inflation Targeting and Sudden Stops

NBER Working Paper No. w9599
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Apr 2003
Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Citation 20

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Inflating the Beast: Political Incentives Under Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w13779
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Feb 2008
Ricardo J. Caballero and Pierre Yared
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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The "Fundamental Transformation" in Macroeconomics

NBER Working Paper No. w5471
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Jun 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Heterogeneity and Output Fluctuations in a Dynamic Menu-Cost Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w3729
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 19

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The Role of External Economies in U.S. Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w3033
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Apr 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Richard K. Lyons
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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Citation 10

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Durable Goods: An Explanation for Their Slow Adjustment

NBER Working Paper No. w3748
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Jan 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 20

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Near-Rationality, Heterogeneity and Aggregate Consumption

NBER Working Paper No. w4035
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Sep 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 10

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Improper Churn: Social Costs and Macroeconomic Consequences

NBER Working Paper No. w6717
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Improper Churn: Social Costs and Macroeconomic Consequences

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 98-11
Posted: 23 Dec 1998
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)

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Structural Volatility in Argentina: A Policy Report

IDB Working Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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On the Timing and Efficiency of Creative Destruction

NBER Working Paper No. w4768
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Citation 71

Abstract:

Safe Asset Scarcity and Aggregate Demand

NBER Working Paper No. w22044
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Safe Asset Scarcity and Aggregate Demand

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11170
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Short and Long Run Externalities

NBER Working Paper No. w3810
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Eric J. Bartelsman, Ricardo J. Caballero and Richard K. Lyons
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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Price Rigidities, Asymmetries, and Output Fluctuations

NBER Working Paper No. w4091
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Eduardo M. R. A. Engel
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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On the Ills of Adjustment

NBER Working Paper No. w5198
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Ricardo J. Caballero and Mohamad L. Hammour
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS)
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Structural Volatility in Chile: A Policy Report

IDB Working Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Microeconomic Rigidities and Aggregate Price Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w4162
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Ricardo J. Caballero and Eduardo M. R. A. Engel
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Nonlinear Aggregate Investment Dynamics: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w6420
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Nonlinear Aggregate Investment Dynamics: Theory and Evidence

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 98-1
Posted: 26 Jul 2000
Eduardo M. R. A. Engel and Ricardo J. Caballero
Yale University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Explaining Investment Dynamics in U.S. Manufacturing: A Generalized (S,S) Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w4887
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero and Eduardo M. R. A. Engel
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Structural Volatility in Mexico: A Policy Report

IDB Working Paper No. 351
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Ricardo J. Caballero
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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A Model of the Safe Asset Mechanism (Sam): Safety Traps and Economic Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w18737
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Ricardo J. Caballero and Emmanuel Farhi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Rents, Technical Change, and Risk Premia: Accounting for Secular Trends in Interest Rates, Returns on Capital, Earning Yields, and Factor Shares

NBER Working Paper No. w23127
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Feb 2017
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Rents, Technical Change, and Risk Premia

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 17-05
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Mar 2017
Ricardo J. Caballero, Emmanuel Farhi and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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