Dan Silverman

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department

Economics Department

701 Tappan Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States

http://www.econ.lsa.umich.edu/

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Dec 2001
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Confidence, Optimism, Behavioral Economics

The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

NBER Working Paper No. w10522
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2022
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

Posted: 03 Sep 2004
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department

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Social Isolation and Inequality, Second Version

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Andrew Postlewaite and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Decision making, Bayesian, Behavioral Economics

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Willpower and the Optimal Control of Visceral Urges

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jul 2010
Emre Ozdenoren, Stephen W. Salant and Dan Silverman
London Business School, University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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willpower, self-control, hotelling

Willpower and the Optimal Control of Visceral Urges

NBER Working Paper No. w12278
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Emre Ozdenoren, Stephen W. Salant and Dan Silverman
London Business School, University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Consumption Commitments and Preferences for Risk

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2004
Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Unemployment, risk sharing, income distribution

Consumption, Commitmants and Preferences for Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w10527
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2022
Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Time Inconsistency and Welfare Program Participation: Evidence from the Nlsy

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1465
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Jul 2004
Hanming Fang and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Time inconsistent preferences, Welfare reform, Labor supply

Time-Inconsistency and Welfare Program Participation: Evidence from the Nlsy

NBER Working Paper No. w13375
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2022
Hanming Fang and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Sources of Advantageous Selection: Evidence from the Medigap Insurance Market

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 May 2006
Hanming Fang, Michael P. Keane and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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asymmetric information, medicare, medigap, adverse selection, advantageous

Estimating Life-Cycle Parameters from Consumption Behavior at Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2005-099
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Estimating Life-Cycle Parameters from Consumption Behavior at Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w11163
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2022
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Consumption Commitments and Employment Contracts

PIER Working Paper No. 06-028
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Unemployment, consumption commitments, optimal contracts

Consumption Commitments and Employment Contracts

PIER Working Paper No. 07-020
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Unemployment, consumption commitments, optimal contracts

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Social Isolation and Inequality

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Apr 2004
Andrew Postlewaite and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Decision making, Bayesian, Behavioral Economics

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Life-Cycle Models: Lifetime Earnings and the Timing of Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-165
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height, Third Version

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Apr 2004
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Confidence, Optimism, Behavioral Economics

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

NOVAFRICA Working Paper No. 1302
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman, Dean Yang and Dean Yang
Nova School of Business and Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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sharing, altruism, giving, dictator game, inter-household transfers, Mozambique

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7629
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Oct 2013
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman, Dean Yang and Dean Yang
Nova School of Business and Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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sharing, altruism, giving, dictator game, inter-household transfers, Mozambique

Directed Giving: Evidence from an Inter-Household Transfer Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20605
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2023
Catia Batista, Dan Silverman, Dean Yang and Dean Yang
Nova School of Business and Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Consumption, Retirement, and Social Security: Evaluating the Efficiency of Reform with a Life-Cycle Model

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-142
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Factors Determining Callbacks to Job Applications by the Unemployed: An Audit Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9465
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Henry S. Farber, Dan Silverman and Till von Wachter
Princeton University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Economics
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audit study, unemployment duration, interim job, age discrimination

Factors Determining Callbacks to Job Applications by the Unemployed: An Audit Study

NBER Working Paper No. w21689
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2023
Henry S. Farber, Dan Silverman and Till Von Wachter
Princeton University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6093
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Maryland, Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Science Education, Scientific Research & Science Parks, Emerging Markets

Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices

NBER Working Paper No. w18065
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 May 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2023
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Maryland, Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Annuitized Wealth and Post-Retirement Saving

NBER Working Paper No. w20547
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2023
John Laitner, Dan Silverman and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Sources of Lower Financial Decision-Making Ability at Older Ages

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Mar 2016
Shachar Kariv and Dan Silverman
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Decision-making quality, rationality, revealed preference, aging

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Accounting for Adaptation in the Economics of Happiness

NBER Working Paper No. w21365
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 19 May 2023
Miles S. Kimball, Ryan Nunn and Dan Silverman
University of Colorado Boulder, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Crime and Early Retirement Among Older Americans

Boettner Working Paper No. 2004-1
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Olivia S. Mitchell and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Pension Research Council and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Sources of Advantageous Selection: Evidence from the Medigap Insurance Market

NBER Working Paper No. w12289
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 30 May 2022
Hanming Fang, Michael P. Keane and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Cognitive Ability and Retiree Health Care Expenditure

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-230
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Who is (More) Rational?

NBER Working Paper No. w16791
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 20 May 2023
University College London, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Vienna, Department of Economics & VCEE and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Consumption Commitments and Employment Contracts, Second Version

PIER Working Paper No. 06-002
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Andrew Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson and Dan Silverman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Unemployment, consumption commitments, optimal contracts

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Time Preference, Time Discounting, and Smoking Decisions

NBER Working Paper No. w12615
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2022
Ahmed Khwaja, Dan Silverman and Frank A. Sloan
University of Cambridge - Judge Business SchoolYale School of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and Duke University - Center for Health Policy, Law and Management
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Factions and Political Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w13008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2022
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, McKinsey & Company and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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How Individuals Respond to a Liquidity Shock: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown

NBER Working Paper No. w21025
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2023
Claremont McKenna College, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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