Robert Barsky

Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Senior Economist and Research Advisor

230 South LaSalle Street

Chicago, IL 60604

United States

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

611 Tappan Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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Citation 195

Oil and the Macroeconomy Since the 1970s

NBER Working Paper No. w10855
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2022
Robert Barsky and Lutz Kilian
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Downloads 187 (224,482)
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Oil and the Macroeconomy Since the 1970s

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Robert Barsky and Lutz Kilian
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
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Citation 53
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Oil shock, stagflation, OPEC, recession

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Gibson's Paradox and the Gold Standard

NBER Working Paper No. w1680
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 May 2004 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2022
Robert Barsky and Lawrence H. Summers
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Harvard University
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Monetary Policy and Durable Goods

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-18
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin and University of Colorado Boulder
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Taylor rule, inflation targeting, economic stabilization

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Do We Really Know that Oil Caused the Great Stagflation? A Monetary Alternative

NBER Working Paper No. w8389
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2022
Robert Barsky and Lutz Kilian
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Downloads 130 (301,950)
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A Monetary Explanation of the Great Stagflation of the 1970s

NBER Working Paper No. w7547
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 May 2000 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2022
Robert Barsky and Lutz Kilian
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
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Why Does the Stock Market Fluctuate?

NBER Working Paper No. w3995
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2022
Robert Barsky and J. Bradford DeLong
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 117 (325,881)
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What Can the Price Gap between Branded and Private Label Products Tell Us About Markups?

NBER Working Paper No. w8426
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 14 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2022
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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What Can the Price Gap between Branded and Private-Label Products Tell Us About Markups?

SCANNER DATA AND PRICE INDEXES, Robert Feenstra, Matthew Shapiro, eds., National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 64, pp. 165-225, 2003
Posted: 15 Feb 2004
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

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Markup, Retail and Wholesale Price, Marginal Cost, National Brand, Private Label, Transaction Price Data, Upper and Lower Bounds on Markup, Market Power, Advertisement, Quality

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Preference Parameters and Behavioral Heterogeneity: An Experimental Approach in the Health and Retirement Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w5213
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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The Seasonal Cycle and the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w2688
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 08 May 2022
Robert Barsky and Jeffrey A. Miron
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Fisher Hypothesis and the Forecastability and Persistence of Inflation

NBER Working Paper No. w1927
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2022
Robert Barsky
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Measuring the Cyclicality of Real Wages: How Important is Composition Bias

NBER Working Paper No. w4202
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2021
Gary Solon, Robert Barsky and Jonathan A. Parker
University of Arizona, Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 67 (457,625)
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Bull and Bear Markets in the Twentieth Century

NBER Working Paper No. w3171
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2022
Robert Barsky and J. Bradford DeLong
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley
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Bubbles and Leverage: A Simple and Unified Approach

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2013-21
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Dec 2013
Robert Barsky and Theodore Bogusz
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Asset Pricing, Heterogeneity, Bubbles

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Ricardian Consumers with Keynesian Propensities

NBER Working Paper No. w1400
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Finance
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Why Don't the Prices of Stocks and Bonds Move Together?

NBER Working Paper No. w2047
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2022
Robert Barsky
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Interest Rates or Haircuts? Prices versus Quantities in the Market for Collateralized Risky Loans

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-19
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2016
Robert Barsky, Theodore Bogusz and Matthew Easton
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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leverage cycle, margins, financial crises, repo, risk, collateral, belief disagreements

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Information, Animal Spirits, and the Meaning of Innovations in Consumer Confidence

NBER Working Paper No. w15049
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2021
Robert Barsky and Eric R. Sims
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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Accounting for the Black-White Wealth Gap: A Nonparametric Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w8466
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2022
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Michigan - Department of Economics & Ford School and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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The Japanese Bubble: A 'Heterogeneous' Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w15052
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2022
Robert Barsky
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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News Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w15312
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
Robert Barsky and Eric R. Sims
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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Real Wages Over the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w2888
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 25 May 2022
Robert Barsky and Gary Solon
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Arizona
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Do Flexible Durable Goods Prices Undermine Sticky Price Models?

NBER Working Paper No. w9832
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Colorado Boulder
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Forecasting Pre-World War I Inflation: the Fisher Effect Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w2784
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 May 2004 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2022
Robert Barsky and J. Bradford DeLong
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley
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Whither News Shocks?

NBER Working Paper No. w20666
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2022
affiliation not provided to SSRN, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Boston College, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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