Carola Binder

Haverford College - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

Haverford, PA 19041

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Coronavirus Fears and Macroeconomic Expectations

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Coronavirus, Covid-19, Federal Reserve, Inflation expectations, Consumer sentiment

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Political Pressure on Central Banks

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2018
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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central bank independence, political pressure, monetary policy, inflation

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Measuring Uncertainty Based on Rounding: New Method and Application to Inflation Expectations

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Uncertainty, Inflation, Consumption, Consumer Durables, Expectations, Surveys

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Laboratories of Central Banking

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2022
Christina Parajon Skinner and Carola Binder
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Fed Speak on Main Street: Central Bank Communication and Household Expectations

Journal of Macroeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Monetary Policy, Inflation Expectations, Communication Strategy, Consumers, Rational Inattention, Transparency

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Stuck in the Seventies: Gas Prices and Consumer Sentiment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Carola Binder and Christos Makridis
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Consumer sentiment, macroeconomic expectations, selective attention, gas prices, behavioral macroeconomics

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Learning-through-Survey in Inflation Expectations

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Mar 2021
GwangMin Kim and Carola Binder
University of Texas at Austin, Department of Economics and Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Inflation Expectation, Consumer Expectations, Learning, Panel Conditioning, Survey Data

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Inequality, Redistribution, and the Individualism-Collectivism Dimension of Culture

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Inequality, Redistribution, Culture, Individualism, Collectivism, Social Norms, Values

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Inflation Expectations and the Price at the Pump

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 May 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Gas prices, energy prices, inflation expectations, core inflation, consumers, anchored expectations, Federal Reserve

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The Legitimacy of the Federal Reserve

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Nov 2021
Christina Parajon Skinner and Carola Binder
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Federal Reserve, central banks, law and macroeconomics

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Estimation of Historical Inflation Expectations

Explorations in Economic History, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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inflation, Fisher effect, gold standard, hyperinflation, Great Depression, rational expectations, debt deflation

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Comment: 'Is the Phillips Curve Alive and Well after All? Inflation Expectations and the Missing Disinflation'

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 05 Jun 2016
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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inflation, Phillips curve

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Economic Policy Uncertainty and Household Inflation Uncertainty

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 May 2016
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Inflation uncertainty, economic policy uncertainty, expectations, consumers, household surveys

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Household Informedness and Long-Run Inflation Expectations: Experimental Evidence

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2018
Carola Binder and Alex Rodrigue
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
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Monetary Policy, Inflation Expectations, Inflation Targeting, Experiment, Survey, Federal Reserve

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Federal Reserve Communication and the Media

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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monetary policy, Federal Reserve communication, political communication, agenda-building, media analysis, news coverage

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Whose Expectations Augment the Phillips Curve?

Economics Letters, Vol. 136, 2015
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Jun 2016
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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inflation, heterogeneous expectations, Phillips curve

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Panel Conditioning in the Survey of Consumer Expectations

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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panel conditioning, consumer expectations, forecasts, inflation expectations, survey data

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Technopopulism and Central Banks

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2021
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Federal Reserve, central banks, central bank communication, populism, technopopulism, discretion, democracy

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Inequality and the Inflation Tax

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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inflation, inequality, political economy, central bank independence, democratization, seignorage

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Inflation Expectations and Consumption: Evidence from 1951

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2020
Carola Binder and Gillian Brunet
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Wesleyan University
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Consumer Expectations, Forecasts, Inflation Expectations, Korean War, price controls, scare-buying

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Central Bank Communication and Disagreement about the Natural Rate Hypothesis

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2019
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Central Bank Communication, Federal Reserve, Summary of Economic Projections, Forward Guidance, Expectations, Natural Rate of Unemployment, Missing Disinflation, Survey Data, Disagreement

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Consumer Forecast Revisions: Is Information Really so Sticky?

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Sep 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Inflation expectations, information rigidities, sticky information, consumer surveys

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Presidential Antagonism and Central Bank Credibility

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Federal Reserve, Credibility, Inflation expectations, Inflation targeting, Experiment, Twitter, Trump

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Interest Rate Prominence in Consumer Decisionmaking

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Consumption, consumer durables, expectations, rational inattention, monetary transmission, interest rate channel

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The Term Structure of Uncertainty: New Evidence from Survey Expectations

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 07 May 2020
Carola Binder, Tucker McElroy and Xuguang Simon Sheng
Haverford College - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Statistical Research and Methodology and American University
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Density Forecasts, Perceived Persistence, Term Structure, Subjective Uncertainty

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The FOMC Versus the Staff, Revisited: When Do Policymakers Add Value?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Apr 2018
Carola Binder and Samantha Wetzel
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Haverford College
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Monetary Policy, Federal Reserve, Forecasting

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Impact of the Ukraine War on Gas Price Expectations: New Survey Evidence from Chinese Households

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jun 2022
Zidong An, Carola Binder and Xuguang Simon Sheng
Renmin University of China, Haverford College - Department of Economics and American University
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China, Gas Prices, Inflation, Narratives, Text Analysis, War

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Time-of-Day and Day-of-Week Variations in Amazon Mechanical Turk Survey Responses

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Jul 2021
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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Amazon Mechanical Turk, survey experiments, intertemporal effects, social sciences, research methods and design, data collection, economics, psychology, political science, crowdsourcing

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Long-Run Inflation Expectations in the Shrinking Upper Tail

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 May 2019
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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consumer expectations, inflation expectations, anchoring, disagreement

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Household Expectations and the Release of Macroeconomic Statistics

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Jul 2021
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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consumer expectations, inflation expectations, inflation, consumer price index

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Interest Rate Prominence in Consumer Decisionā€Making

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 2, pp. 875-894, 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Carola Binder
Haverford College - Department of Economics
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