Sujit Chakravorti

Chakra Advisors LLC

CEO

3445 Deer Ridge Drive

Danville, CA 94506

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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48

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71

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Theory of Credit Card Networks: A Survey of the Literature

Review of Network Economics, Vol. 2, No. 2, June 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jul 2003
Sujit Chakravorti
Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 2,349 (11,900)
Citation 21

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payment networks, credit cards, antitrust, network effects, interchange fees, no-surcharge rules

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Debit Card and Cash Usage: A Cross-Country Analysis

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2007-04
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2007
Gene Amromin and Sujit Chakravorti
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 1,320 (29,013)
Citation 17

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payment networks, money demand, technological infrastructure

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Platform Competition in Two-Sided Markets: The Case of Payment Networks

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2004-09
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jul 2004
Sujit Chakravorti and Roberto Roson
Chakra Advisors LLC and Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia
Downloads 1,049 (40,341)
Citation 31

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Two-sided markets, payment systems, network externalities, imperfect competition

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Payment Instrument Choice: The Case of Prepaid Cards

Economic Perspectives, Second Quarter, 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
Sujit Chakravorti and Victor Lubasi
Chakra Advisors LLC and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 871 (52,296)
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prepaid cards, payment systems, incentives, Central Banks and Their Policies, Transactional Relationships, Contracts and Reputation, Networks, Firm Behavior,

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Economics of Payment Cards: A Status Report

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Nov 2008
Wilko Bolt and Sujit Chakravorti
De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank) and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 719 (67,582)
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retail financial services, payment card networks, competition, Production, Pricing, and Market Structure, Size Distribution of Firms, Banks, Other Depository Institutions, Micro Finance Institutions, Mortgages, Financial Markets

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Pricing in Retail Payment Systems: A Public Policy Perspective on Pricing of Payment Cards

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 331
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Jan 2012
Wilko Bolt and Sujit Chakravorti
De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank) and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 664 (74,859)
Citation 7

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retail payments, market interventions, pricing, public policy

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Who Pays for Credit Cards?

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Policy Studies EPS-2001-1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Dec 2001
Sujit Chakravorti and William R. Emmons
Chakra Advisors LLC and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Banking Supervision and Regulation
Downloads 617 (82,042)
Citation 7

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credit cards, payment systems, consumer credit

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A Study of the Interrelated Bilateral Transactions in Credit Card Networks

FRB Chicago Policy Studies No. EPS-2001-2
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Dec 2001
Sujit Chakravorti and Alpa Shah
Chakra Advisors LLC and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
Downloads 609 (83,373)
Citation 6

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Credit cards, antitrust, interchange fee, merchant discount, payment systems

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New Payment Technologies: Back to Basics

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 May 2016
Sujit Chakravorti
Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 364 (154,006)
Citation 1

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payments, innovation, platforms, financial institutions, nonbanks, two-sided markets

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Digitization of Retail Payment

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Wilko Bolt and Sujit Chakravorti
De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank) and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 363 (154,448)
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retail financial services, electronic payments, pricing, public policy

Regulating Two-Sided Markets: An Empirical Investigation

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2009-11
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2010
Universitat de València, Chakra Advisors LLC and University of Granada - Department of Economic Theory and History
Downloads 203 (276,675)
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Payment Choice, Merchant Adoption

Regulating Two-Sided Markets: An Empirical Investigation

ECB Working Paper No. 1137
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2010
Universitat de València, Chakra Advisors LLC and University of Granada - Department of Economic Theory and History
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consumer payment choice, merchant payment adoption, network competition

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Citation 2

Managerial Incentives and Financial Contagion

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2010
Sujit Chakravorti and Subir Lall
Chakra Advisors LLC and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 217 (260,019)
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Financial Crises, Index Investors, Global Linkages

Managerial Incentives and Financial Contagion

IMF Working Paper No. 04/199
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Feb 2006
Sujit Chakravorti and Subir Lall
Chakra Advisors LLC and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Financial Crises, Index Investors, Global Linkages

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Consumer Choice and Merchant Acceptance of Payment Media

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2008-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Nov 2008
Wilko Bolt and Sujit Chakravorti
De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank) and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 280 (203,386)
Citation 22

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Retail Financial Services, Network Effects, Social Welfare, Multihoming

14.

Why Has Stored Value Not Caught on?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Dec 2001
Sujit Chakravorti
Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 252 (226,001)
Citation 12

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Stored value, smart cards, payment systems, e-money, technology

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Why Do We Use so Many Checks?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Nov 2002
Sujit Chakravorti and Timothy McHugh
Chakra Advisors LLC and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 235 (241,931)
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payments, checks, ACH, electronic bill payment, EBPP

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The Future of Cryptotokens

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2022
Joey Biasi and Sujit Chakravorti
Independent and Chakra Advisors LLC
Downloads 178 (312,123)

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Security Token Offerings, Initial Coin Offering, Cryptoassets, Financial Innovation, Venture Capital, Crowdfunding

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Universal Access, Cost Recovery, and Payment Services

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2005-21
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Sujit Chakravorti, Jeffery Gunther and Robert R. Moore
Chakra Advisors LLC, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Downloads 101 (486,793)

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Monetary Control Act, payment system, check processing, regulation

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Assessing Incentives to Increase Digital Payment Acceptance and Usage: A Machine Learning Approach

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jul 2022
World Bank, Universitat de València, Chakra Advisors LLC, University of Granada - Department of Economic Theory and History and World Bank
Downloads 83 (551,328)
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Payments, Incentives, Financial Inclusion, Regulation, Machine Learning, MSME, Tax Policy, Shadow Economy

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Underlying Incentives in Credit Card Networks

Posted: 29 Feb 2004
Sujit Chakravorti and Alpa Shah
Chakra Advisors LLC and Independent

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The Double Play: Simultaneous Speculative Attacks on Currency And Equity Markets

Posted: 16 Mar 2002
Sujit Chakravorti and Subir Lall
Chakra Advisors LLC and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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equity market intervention, speculative attacks, exchange rates, market manipulation