Benjamin Ho

Vassar College

124 Raymond Avenue

Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

United States

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Identity Signaling with Social Capital: A Model of Symbolic Consumption

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 May 2011
Jonah A. Berger, Benjamin Ho and Yogesh V. Joshi
University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department, Vassar College and University of Maryland - Department of Marketing
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social identity, social influence, contagion, conspicuous consumption, fads, fashion, economic models, signaling models, game theory

Identity Signaling with Social Capital: A Model of Symbolic Consumption

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 27-2011
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 May 2011
Jonah A. Berger, Benjamin Ho and Yogesh V. Joshi
University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department, Vassar College and University of Maryland - Department of Marketing
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Social identity, social influence, contagion, conspicuous consumption, fads, fashion, economic models, signaling models, game theory

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Does Sorry Work? The Impact of Apology Laws on Medical Malpractice

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 04-2011
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Benjamin Ho and Elaine Liu
Vassar College and University of Houston
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Apologies as Signals: With Evidence from a Trust Game

Johnson School Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2007
Benjamin Ho
Vassar College
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apologies, remorse, signaling, trust game, empathy, attribution theory

Fear and Favoritism in the Time of COVID-19

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. DP21-07
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Sep 2021
KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Vassar College, KDI School of Public Policy and Management and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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Fear, COVID-19, In-group favoritism, Out-group bias

Fear and Favoritism in the Time of COVID-19

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Sep 2021
KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Vassar College, KDI School of Public Policy and Management and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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Fear, COVID-19, In-group favoritism, Out-group bias

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Sorry Doesn't Cut It, or Does It? Insights from Stock Market Responses to Corporate Apologies

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 13 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2022
Sijia Fan, Qi Ge, Benjamin Ho and Lirong Ma
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, Vassar College - Department of Economics, Vassar College and Northwestern University
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corporate apologies, chemical disasters, stock returns, crisis management, en- vironmental apologies, reputational risk

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Job Acquisition, Retention, and Outcomes for Ethnic Minorities in Urban China

Eurasian Geography and Economics 56(1): 24-43
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Reza Hasmath and Benjamin Ho
University of Alberta - Department of Political Science and Vassar College
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China, Ethnic Minorities, Labor Market, Discrimination, Social Networks

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State Apologies and the Rehumanization of Social Groups

Workshop on Ethics, Rights, Culture and the Humanization of Refugees (Edmonton, Canada), February 7-8, 2020
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Reza Hasmath, Benjamin Ho and Solomon Kay-Reid
University of Alberta - Department of Political Science, Vassar College and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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state apologies, dehumanization and rehumanization, truth and reconciliation, indigenous, immigrant and ethnic minority groups

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An Alternative Perspective on Health Inequality

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 3182-3196, 2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Benjamin Ho and Sita N. Slavov
Vassar College and American Enterprise Institute
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health inequality, income inequality

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Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Apologies: Evidence from a Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w25676
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Vassar College, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Lyft, Inc.
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Holding Up Half the Sky? Ethno-Gender Labour Market Outcomes in China

Journal of Contemporary China 28(117): 415-433
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
Hua-Yu Cherng, Reza Hasmath and Benjamin Ho
New York University (NYU), University of Alberta - Department of Political Science and Vassar College
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Ethnic Minorities, Gender, Labour Market, Wage Gap, China

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Nonprofit Partisanship

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Baran Han, Benjamin Ho and Zizhe Xia
KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Vassar College and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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What's an Apology Worth? Decomposing the Effect of Apologies on Medical Malpractice Payments Using State Apology Laws

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, pp. 179-199, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Nov 2011
Benjamin Ho and Elaine Liu
Vassar College and University of Houston
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Energy Use and Temperature Habituation: Evidence from High Frequency Thermostat Usage Data

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 57, Issue 2, pp. 1196-1214, 2019
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Qi Ge and Benjamin Ho
Vassar College - Department of Economics and Vassar College
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Analysis of the Relationship of Overhead Spending and Nonprofit Efficiency

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper
Posted: 21 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2019
Yujie Feng, Baran Han and Benjamin Ho
Cornell University, KDI School of Public Policy and Management and Vassar College

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