Gabriele Camera

Chapman University - Economic Science Institute

Professor of Economics and Finance

Orange, CA 92866

United States

http://www1.chapman.edu/~camera/

University of Bologna - Dept. of Economics

Professor of Economics (Part time)

Strada Maggiore 45

Bologna, 40125

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (55)

1.

A Perspective on Electronic Alternatives to Traditional Currencies

Sveriges Riksbank Economic Review 2017:1, 126-148
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Gabriele Camera
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
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Money, Credit and Banking

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1617, IEW Working Paper No. 219
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Money, credit, rationing, banking

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Money is More than Memory

CFS Working Paper No. 496
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Maria Bigoni, Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 179 (230,783)
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Cooperation, intertemporal trade, experiments, social norms, social dilemmas

Money is More than Memory

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 1030
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Maria Bigoni, Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 75 (431,473)
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Cooperation, intertemporal trade, experiments, social norms

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An Experiment on Retail Payments Systems

SAFE Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 May 2014
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Stefania Bortolotti
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and MPI for Research on Collective Goods
Downloads 94 (376,221)
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money, coordination, pricing, transactions

An Experiment on Retail Payments Systems

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 942
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 May 2014
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Stefania Bortolotti
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and MPI for Research on Collective Goods
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money, coordination, pricing, transactions

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Communication, Commitment, and Deception in Social Dilemmas: Experimental Evidence

Quaderni DSE Working Paper No. 751
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 May 2011
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Maria Bigoni
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 114 (328,533)
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coordination, cheap-talk, deception, indefinitely repeated game, social norms

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Cooperation Among Strangers: An Experiment with Indefinite Interaction

Krannert Working Paper No. 1201
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jul 2007
Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Purdue University - Department of Economics
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experiments, repeated games, cooperation, equilibrium selection, prisoners' dilemma, random matching

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Game-Theoretic Foundations of Monetary Equilibrium

SAFE Working Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Gabriele Camera and Alessandro Gioffré
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Florence - Department of Economics and Management
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Social norms, repeated games, cooperation, payment systems

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The Distribution of Money Balances and the Non-Neutrality of Money

IEW Working Paper No. 220
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jan 2005
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Downloads 87 (391,363)
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Distribution, non-neutrality, money

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Currency Competition in a Fundamental Model of Money

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 03-11
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Nov 2007
Gabriele Camera, Ben R. Craig and Christopher J. Waller
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Downloads 86 (394,228)
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money, currency substitution, search

The Coordination Value of Monetary Exchange: Experimental Evidence

American Economic Journals: Microeconomics (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 May 2013
Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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cooperation, folk theorem, gift-giving, fiat money, repeated games

The Coordination Value of Monetary Exchange: Experimental Evidence

Quaderni DSE Working Paper No. 754
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Jun 2011
Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (568,267)
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money, cooperation, information, trust, folk theorem, repeated games

Two Monetary Models with Alternating Markets

SAFE Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Gabriele Camera and YiLi Chien
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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cash-in-advance, matching, microfoundations, money, inflation

Two Monetary Models with Alternating Markets

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2013-009E
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2014
Gabriele Camera and YiLi Chien
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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cash-in-advance model, matching, microfoundations, inflation

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Money and the Scale of Cooperation

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 1045
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Maria Bigoni, Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 63 (467,296)

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Endogenous institutions, experiments, repeated games, strategic uncertainty

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Money, Credit and Banking and the Cost of Financial Activity

Riksbank Research Paper Series No. 155, Sveriges Riksbank Working Paper Series No. 331
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Paola Boel and Gabriele Camera
Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 46 (537,378)

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banks, frictions, matching

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Asymmetric Social Norms

SAFE Working Paper No. 162
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Gabriele Camera and Alessandro Gioffré
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Florence - Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 44 (546,874)
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cooperation, repeated games, social dilemmas

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Dirty Money

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 47, No. 2, 2001
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 38 (577,091)
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Search, Money, Illegal Activities, Underground Economy

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Money and Trust Among Strangers

PNAS, September 10, 2013, vol. 110, no. 37
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Maria Bigoni
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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fiat money, repeated games, matching models

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Cooperative Strategies in Anonymous Economies: An Experiment

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Maria Bigoni
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (610,860)
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Folk theorem, repeated games, equilibrium selection, finite automata, social dilemma, random matching

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A Simple Economic Theory of Skill Accumulation and Schooling Decisions

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
William F. Blankenau and Gabriele Camera
Kansas State University - Department of Economics and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 29 (629,464)
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Education Policy, Education Finance, Human Capital, Informational Frictions, Matching, Multiple Equilibria

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Endogenous Market Formation and Monetary Trade: An Experiment

Economic Science Institute Working Paper # 16-19, Chapman University
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Sep 2016
Gabriele Camera, Dror Goldberg and Avi Weiss
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, The Open University of Israel and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 27 (642,650)
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endogenous institutions, macroeconomic experiments, matching, coordination, markets, money

Strategies of Cooperation and Punishment Among Students and Clerical Workers

Quaderni DSE Working Paper No. 828
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 May 2012
Maria Bigoni, Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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non-standard subject pools, prisoner’s dilemma, personal punishment, artefactual field experiment, stranger matching

Strategies of Cooperation and Punishment Among Students and Clerical Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7051
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Maria Bigoni, Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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non-standard subject pools, prisoner's dilemma, peer punishment, artefactual field experiment, stranger matching

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The Distribution of Money and Prices in an Equilibrium with Lotteries

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 174
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Money, Search, Lotteries, Price Dispersion, Wealth Distribution

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A Random Matching Theory

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Random matching, Frictions, Spatial interactions

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Understanding the Distributional Impact of Long-Run Inflation

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2012-058B
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 25 May 2013
Gabriele Camera and YiLi Chien
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Money, Heterogeneity, Wealth Inequality, Consumption Inequality

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A Tractable Analysis of Contagious Equilibria

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Alessandro Gioffré
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Florence - Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 24 (663,716)
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Cooperation, social norms, grim trigger, random matching

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The Welfare Cost of Inflation in OECD Countries

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Paola Boel and Gabriele Camera
Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 21 (686,099)
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Money, Friedman rule, Trade Frictions

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Bilateral Matching with Latin Squares

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics
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Latin squares, Matching models, Spatial interactions

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Banking in a Matching Model of Money and Capital

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Valerie Bencivenga and Gabriele Camera
University of Texas and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 20 (693,644)
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Money, Credit; Banking, Monetary Policy

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Price Dispersion with Directed Search

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Cemil Selcuk
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and DePaul University
Downloads 19 (701,395)
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Advertising, Directed search, Price commitments, Frictions, Wage dispersion

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Monetary Equilibrium and the Differentiability of the Value Function

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and John Cabot University, Department of Economics and Social Sciences
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value function, optimal plans, money

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Rate-of-Return Dominance and Efficiency in an Experimental Economy

Economic Theory, Vol. 22, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Tilburg University and University of Waikato Management School - Economics
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Experimental overlapping generations model, Monetary equilibrium, Rate of return dominance.

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The Distribution of Money Balances and the Nonneutrality of Money

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 465-487, May 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 May 2005
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Binding Promises and Cooperation Among Strangers

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Maria Bigoni
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 17 (717,405)
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coordination, cheap-talk, deception, repeated game, social norms

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Distributional Aspects of the Divisibility of Money: An Example

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
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Divisibility, Lotteries, Money distribution, Search

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International Monetary Trade and the Law of One Price

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 50, No. 7, 2003
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Johannes Winkler
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Independent
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search, international currency, price posting, money

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Matching and Anonymity

Economic Theory, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2013
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Bilateral matching, Frictions, Anonymous trading, Spatial interactions

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Monitoring Institutions in Indefinitely Repeated Game

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 1046
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Gabriele Camera and Marco Casari
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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coordination, information, equilibrium selection, conventions, social dilemmas

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Efficient Monetary Allocations and the Illiquidity of Bonds

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Paola Boel
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
Downloads 15 (733,941)
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Money, Heterogeneity, Friedman Rule, Illiquidity

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Anonymous Markets and Monetary Trading

Journal of Monetary Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 May 2013
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics
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Jack of All Trades or a Master of One? Specialization, Trade, and Money

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Oct 2003
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Financial Sophistication and the Distribution of the Welfare Cost of Inflation

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Paola Boel and Gabriele Camera
Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 14 (742,642)
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Money, Heterogeneity, Friedman rule, Trade frictions, Calibration

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Uniqueness of Equilibrium in Directed Search Models

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Jaehong Kim and Gabriele Camera
Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 14 (742,642)
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Nash equilibrium, matching, price distribution, search

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Interior Optima and the Inada Conditions

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and John Cabot University, Department of Economics and Social Sciences
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growth model, Inada conditions, policy function

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Trading Horizons and the Value of Money

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Filip Vesely
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee - Economics
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monetary exchange, finite horizon, limited enforcement, specialization

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Money, Search and Costly Matchmaking

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
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monetary economics, search, multiple equilibria, coordination failures

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Another Example of a Credit System that Coexists with Money

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Yiting Li
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and National Taiwan University
Downloads 13 (751,306)
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credit, default, money, search

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Search, Dealers, and the Terms of Trade

Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 4, 2001
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
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Search, Intermediation, Prices, Bargaining

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Contagion Equilibria in a Monetary Model

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics
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Money and Price Dispersion

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Dean Corbae
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Trade Mechanism Selection in Markets with Frictions

Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Alain Delacroix
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM)
Downloads 10 (778,566)
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Search, Prices, Negotiations, Asymmetric Information

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A Correspondance-Theoretic Approach to Dynamic Optimization

Macroeconomic Dynamics, 13 (Supplement 1), 2009, 97–117.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Charalambos D. Aliprantis and Gabriele Camera
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 9 (787,876)

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Optimal Plans, Policy Function, Value Function

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On Market Activity and the Value of Money

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Filip Vesely
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee - Economics
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Heterogeneity, Money, Search, Price Externalities, Endogenous Market Participation

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Buyer's Equilibrium with Capacity Constraints and Restricted Mobility: A Recursive Approach

Economics Letters 118 (2013) 321–323
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Gabriele Camera and Jaehong Kim
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE)
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Nash equilibrium, Recursive methods, Existence, Heterogeneity, Matching

53.

Can Monetizing Trade Lower Welfare? An Example

Economics Letters, Vol. 81, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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money, specialization, lotteries

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Public Spending on Education and the Incentives for Student Achievement

Economica, Vol. 76, Issue 303, pp. 505-527, July 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
William F. Blankenau and Gabriele Camera
Kansas State University - Department of Economics and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 2 (860,449)
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Experimental Markets with Frictions

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 27, Issue 3, pp. 536-553, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Gabriele Camera, Marco Casari and Maria Bigoni
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Coordination, Cheap‐talk, Deception, Indefinitely repeated game, Social norms