Oscar A. Mitnik

Inter-American Development Bank

Principal Economist

1300 New York Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20577

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (12)

A Top-Down Approach to Stress-Testing Banks

FDIC Center for Financial Research Paper No. 2015-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 27 May 2015
Pavel S. Kapinos and Oscar A. Mitnik
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas--Financial Industry Studies and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 470 (48,214)

Abstract:

stress testing, banking, Dodd-Frank Act

Not So Lucky Any More: CEO Compensation in Financially Distressed Firms

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2009
Qiang Kang and Oscar A. Mitnik
Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Finance and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 272 (92,036)
Citation 1

Abstract:

CEO compensation, CEO turnover, financial distress, lucky grants, bias-corrected matching estimators

Not so Lucky Any More: CEO Compensation in Financially Distressed Firms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3857
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Qiang Kang and Oscar A. Mitnik
Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Finance and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 108 (211,955)
Citation 1

Abstract:

CEO compensation, CEO turnover, financial distress, lucky grants, bias-corrected matching estimators

Nonparametric Tests for Treatment Effect Heterogeneity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2091
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 89 (242,310)
Citation 6

Abstract:

average treatment effects, causality, unconfoundedness, treatment effect

Nonparametric Tests for Treatment Effect Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. t0324
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
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Citation 6

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Moving the Goalposts: Addressing Limited Overlap in Estimation of Average Treatment Effects by Changing the Estimand

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2347
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 88 (230,572)
Citation 22

Abstract:

average treatment effects, causality, unconfoundedness, overlap, treatment effect heterogeneity

Unobservable, But Unimportant? The Influence of Personality Traits (and Other Usually Unobserved Variables) for the Evaluation of Labor Market Policies

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1407
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Marco Caliendo, Robert Mahlstedt and Oscar A. Mitnik
University of Potsdam, IZA and Inter-American Development Bank
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Matching, Unconfoundedness, Unobervables, Selection Bias, Heterogeneity, Personality Traits, Active Labor Market Policy

Unobservable, But Unimportant? The Influence of Personality Traits (and Other Usually Unobserved Variables) for the Evaluation of Labor Market Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8337
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Marco Caliendo, Robert Mahlstedt and Oscar A. Mitnik
University of Potsdam, IZA and Inter-American Development Bank
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Abstract:

matching, unconfoundedness, unobervables, selection bias, heterogeneity, personality traits, active labor market policy

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Managerial Power and CEO Compensation in Financially Distressed Firms

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2014
Sheng Guo, Qiang Kang and Oscar A. Mitnik
Florida International University, Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Finance and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 73 (205,472)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Financial distress, managerial influence, CEO compensation, CEO turnover, bias-corrected matching estimator, panel vector autoregression, impulse-response analysis

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Evaluating Nonexperimental Estimators for Multiple Treatments: Evidence from Experimental Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4451
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Carlos A. Flores and Oscar A. Mitnik
University of Miami and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 50 (296,130)
Citation 1

Abstract:

multiple treatments, nonexperimental estimators, generalized propensity score

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How Do Training Programs Assign Participants to Training? Characterizing the Assignment Rules of Government Agencies for Welfare-to-Work Programs in California

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4024
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Oscar A. Mitnik
Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 35 (349,866)
Citation 1

Abstract:

assignment to training rules, welfare to work programs, local political environment

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Moving the Goalposts: Addressing Limited Overlap in the Estimation of Average Treatment Effects by Changing the Estimand

NBER Working Paper No. t0330
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Oct 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
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Citation 20

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The Effects of Female Labor Force Participation on Obesity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6071
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Inter-American Development Bank, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and Amazon Lending
Downloads 19 (415,402)

Abstract:

female labor force participation, obesity, earned income tax credit

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The Effects of Female Labor Force Participation on Obesity

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2011-035A
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Monash University, Inter-American Development Bank, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and Amazon Lending
Downloads 18 (420,286)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Female Labor Force Participation, Obesity, Earned Income Tax Credit

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Stress Testing Banks: Whence and Whither?

FDIC Center for Financial Research Paper No. 2015-07
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jan 2016
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas--Financial Industry Studies, Inter-American Development Bank and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
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Abstract:

Stress testing, banks, Dodd-Frank Act, systemic risk, liquidity, disaster myopia, financial instability