Steven J. Davis

University of Chicago

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The Economic Effects of Private Equity Buyouts

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Department of Economics, Students, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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private equity, buyouts

The Economic Effects of Private Equity Buyouts

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 20-046, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 20-046
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 09 Oct 2019
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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The Economic Effects of Private Equity Buyouts

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-122
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 09 Oct 2019
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Department of Economics, Students and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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The Economic Effects of Private Equity Buyouts

NBER Working Paper No. w26371
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Department of Economics, Students, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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economic uncertainty, policy unvertainty, business cycles

Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w21633
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2016
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10900
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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business cycles, economic uncertainty, fluctuations, policy uncertainty

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Private Equity and Employment

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-08-07R
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Private Equity, Buyouts, Leverage, Job Loss, Job Creation, Employment Dynamics

Private Equity and Employment

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-31, Chicago Booth Initiative on Global Markets Working Paper No. 67
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Private Equity and Employment

NBER Working Paper No. w17399
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2014
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Has Economic Policy Uncertainty Hampered the Recovery?

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-06
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Feb 2012
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Has Economic Policy Uncertainty Hampered the Recovery?

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2012-003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Policy uncertainty index, news-based uncertainty measure, tax-code expirations, forecaster disagreement, slow recovery

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COVID-19 Is Also a Reallocation Shock

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-59
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
Jose Maria Barrero, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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COVID-19, coronavirus, reallocation shock, Survey of Business Uncertainty, CARES Act

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Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 14-16
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity

NBER Working Paper No. w19458
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2015
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Why Working From Home Will Stick

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-174
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Dec 2020
Jose Maria Barrero, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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COVID, working-from-home

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Understanding Business Dynamics: An Integrated Data System for America's Future

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 May 2007
University of Chicago, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, Willis Towers Watson, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Clark University - Department of Geography, The Conference Board (U.S.), Florida International University, Eugenio Pino & Family Global Entrepreneurship Center, Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and University of Chicago - National Opinion Research Center (NORC)
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young firms, entrepreneurship, business dynamics, innovation, globalization, entry, exit

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An Index of Global Economic Policy Uncertainty

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2016-24
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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Policy Uncertainty, Global Economic Outlook

An Index of Global Economic Policy Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w22740
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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Regulatory Complexity and Policy Uncertainty: Headwinds of Our Own Making

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2723980
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 03 May 2017
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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policy uncertainty, regulation, taxes

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Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity: Reply to Ayash and Rastad

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 18-074, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 18-074
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Jan 2018
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Occupation-Level Income Shocks and Asset Returns: Their Covariance and Implications for Portfolio Choice

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 Oct 2000
Steven J. Davis and Paul Willen
University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Occupation-Level Income Shocks and Asset Returns: Their Covariance and Implications for Portfolio Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w7905
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Steven J. Davis and Paul Willen
University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Borrowing Costs and the Demand for Equity Over the Life Cycle

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings , FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 05-7
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Dec 2003
Steven J. Davis, Felix Kubler and Paul Willen
University of Chicago, University of Zurich and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Borrowing Costs and the Demand for Equity Over the Life Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w9331
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Steven J. Davis, Felix Kubler and Paul Willen
University of Chicago, University of Zurich and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Tax Effects on Work Activity, Industry Mix and Shadow Economy Size: Evidence from Rich-Country Comparisons

LABOUR SUPPLY AND INCENTIVES TO WORK IN EUROPE, R. Gómez-Salvador et al. eds., Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2005
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Taxes and work activity, time allocation, non-market production, industry mix, shadow economy

Tax Effects on Work Activity, Industry Mix and Shadow Economy Size: Evidence from Rich-Country Comparisons

NBER Working Paper No. w10509
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2010
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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COVID-19 Shifted Patent Applications Toward Technologies that Support Working from Home

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-133
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2021
Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis and Yulia Zhestkova
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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directed technical change, patents, COVID-19, coronavirus, working from home, remote interactivity, text analysis

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Turmoil and Growth: Young Businesses, Economic Churning, and Productivity Gains

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Steven J. Davis, John Haltiwanger and Ron S. Jarmin
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and U.S. Census Bureau
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young business, business, growth, new business, productivity, churning

Economic Uncertainty Before and During the Covid-19 Pandemic

NBER Working Paper No. w27418
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Stanford University - Department of Economics, Bank of England, Stanford University, University of Chicago, University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, University of Nottingham, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne (CES), Bank of England and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
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Economic Uncertainty Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-88
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Bank of England, Stanford University, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, University of Nottingham, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne (CES), Bank of England and Bank of England - Monetary Analysis
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forward-looking uncertainty measures, volatility, COVID-19, coronavirus

Economic Uncertainty Before and During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Bank of England Working Paper No. 876
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Stanford University - Department of Economics, Bank of England, Stanford University, University of Chicago, University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, University of Nottingham, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne (CES), Bank of England and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
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Forward-looking uncertainty measures, volatility, Covid-19, coronavirus

Economic Uncertainty Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2020-9
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Aug 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Independent, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Stanford University, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, University of Nottingham, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Bank of England and University of Nottingham
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volatility, COVID-19, coronavirus, forward-looking uncertainty measures

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Business-Level Expectations and Uncertainty

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, Stanford University, University of Maryland and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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uncertainty, expectations, investment, employment

Business-Level Expectations and Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-181
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Dec 2020
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, Stanford University, University of Maryland and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Subjective forecast distributions, business-level uncertainty, forecast quality

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The Flow Approach to Labor Markets: New Data Sources, Micro-Macro Links and the Recent Downturn

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1639
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Steven J. Davis, John Haltiwanger and Jason Faberman
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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hires, separations, job creation, job destruction

Firm-Level Risk Exposures and Stock Returns in the Wake of Covid-19

NBER Working Paper No. w27867
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 28 Sep 2020
University of Chicago, Imperial College Business School and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Firm-Level Risk Exposures and Stock Returns in the Wake of COVID-19

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-139
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 30 Sep 2020
University of Chicago, Imperial College Business School and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Firm-Level Risk Exposures and Stock Returns in the Wake of COVID-19

CESifo Working Paper No. 8594
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 09 Oct 2020
University of Chicago, Imperial College Business School and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Policy News and Stock Market Volatility

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-53
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis and Kyle Kost
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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stock market, equity returns, volatility, uncertainty, government policy

Policy News and Stock Market Volatility

NBER Working Paper No. w25720
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Apr 2019
Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis and Kyle Kost
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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Electricity Pricing to U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1963-2000

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES 07-28
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
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Electricity Pricing to U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1963-2000

NBER Working Paper No. w13778
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2010
University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
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Regional Labor Fluctuations: Oil Shocks, Military Spending, and Other Driving Forces

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System International Finance Disc. Papers #578
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Apr 1997 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2014
Steven J. Davis, Prakash Loungani and Ramamohan Mahidhara
University of Chicago, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Amoco Corporation
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Wage-Setting Institutions as Industrial Policy

Labour Economics, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Centralized wage setting, Industrial Policy, Industry distribution

Wage-Setting Institutions as Industrial Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w7502
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2010
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Economic Performance and Work Activity in Sweden after the Crisis of the Early 1990s

IFN Working Paper No. 687
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 03 May 2019
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Business taxation, Industry structure, Swedish economic performance, Tax effects, Time allocation, Wage-setting institutions, Work activity

Economic Performance and Work Activity in Sweden after the Crisis of the Early 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w12768
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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War in Iraq Versus Containment

NBER Working Paper No. w12092
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 14 May 2006 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2010
Steven J. Davis, Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel
University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Recessions and the Costs of Job Loss

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2011-009
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Steven J. Davis and Till von Wachter
University of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Interpreting the Great Moderation: Changes in the Volatility of Economic Activity at the Macro and Micro Levels

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 334
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Jul 2008
Steven J. Davis and James A. Kahn
University of Chicago and Yeshiva University
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Great Moderation, inventories, monetary policy, volatility

Interpreting the Great Moderation: Changes in the Volatility of Economic Activity at the Macro and Micro Levels

NBER Working Paper No. w14048
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2008
Steven J. Davis and James A. Kahn
University of Chicago and Yeshiva University
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Policy Uncertainty in Japan

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2017-09
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 May 2017 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2019
Elif C. Arbatli, Steven J. Davis, Arata Ito and Naoko Miake
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Chicago, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Policy Uncertainty, Japan, Aggregate Investment

Policy Uncertainty in Japan

IMF Working Paper No. 17/128
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Chicago, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Asia and Pacific, Japan, Policy uncertainty, aggregate investment, General, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

Policy Uncertainty in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w23411
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 May 2017
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Chicago, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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The Establishment-Level Behavior of Vacancies and Hiring

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2019
Steven J. Davis, Jason Faberman and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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vacancies, job openings, job-filling rate, vacancy duration, hiring, labor

The Establishment-Level Behavior of Vacancies and Hiring

NBER Working Paper No. w16265
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Aug 2010
Steven J. Davis, Jason Faberman and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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The Unprecedented Stock Market Impact of Covid-19

NBER Working Paper No. w26945
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2020
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, University of Chicago, Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania
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Economic Perspectives on Software Design: Pc Operating Systems and Platforms

NBER Working Paper No. w8411
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 06 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2014
Steven J. Davis, Kevin M. Murphy and Jack MacCrisken
University of Chicago, University of Chicago and Chicago Partners, LLC
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Entry, Pricing and Product Design in an Initially Monopolized Market

NBER Working Paper No. w8547
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Oct 2001
Steven J. Davis, Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel
University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Entry, Pricing, and Product Design in an Initially Monopolized Market

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 112, No. 1, pp. S188-S225, February 2004
Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Steven J. Davis, Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel
University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Surveying Business Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-85
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 11 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Business Uncertainty, Subjective Forecast Distributions, Surveys

Surveying Business Uncertainty

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2019-13
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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business uncertainty, subjective forecast distributions, surveys

Surveying Business Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w25956
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Surveying Business Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w25956
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 20 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2020
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Gross Job Creation, Gross Job Destruction and Employment Reallocation

NBER Working Paper No. w3728
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2010
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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60 Million Fewer Commuting Hours Per Day: How Americans Use Time Saved by Working from Home

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-132
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Sep 2020
Jose Maria Barrero, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Stock Prices, Lockdowns, and Economic Activity in the Time of Coronavirus

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-156
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2021
Steven J. Davis, Dingqian Liu and Xuguang Simon Sheng
University of Chicago, American University - Department of Economics and American University
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stock prices, lockdown policies, market shutdowns, coronavirus, COVID-19, workplace mobility, China

Stock Prices, Lockdowns, and Economic Activity in the Time of Coronavirus

NBER Working Paper No. w28320
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jan 2021
Steven J. Davis, Dingqian Liu and Xuguang Simon Sheng
University of Chicago, American University and American University
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Covid-19 is Also a Reallocation Shock

NBER Working Paper No. w27137
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 May 2020 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
Jose Barrero, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Business Volatility, Job Destruction, and Unemployment

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 08-26
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Jul 2009
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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frictional unemployment, the great moderation, business volatility, job

Business Volatility, Job Destruction, and Unemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w14300
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2010
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Productivity Dispersion and Input Prices: The Case of Electricity

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 08-33
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2009
Steven J. Davis, Cheryl Grim and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Small Business and Job Creation: Dissecting the Myth and Reassessing Thefacts

NBER Working Paper No. w4492
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Dec 2003
Steven J. Davis, John Haltiwanger and Scott D. Schuh
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Explaining National Differences in the Size and Industry Distribution of Employment

Small Business Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, 1999
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Jul 2007
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Employment Structure, Size Distribution, Business Taxation, Industrial Policy

Explaining National Differences in the Size and Industry Distribution of Employment

NBER Working Paper No. w6246
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2010
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Volatility and Dispersion in Business Growth Rates: Publicly Traded Versus Privately Held Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w12354
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2014
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau and US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division
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Industrial Policy, Employer Size and Economic Performance in Sweden

IFN Working Paper No. 436, Freeman, R.B, Swedenborg, B. and Topel, R. (eds.), The Welfare State in Transition, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Industrial Policy, Size Distribution, Industry Structure, Swedish Economic Performance

Industrial Policy, Employer Size, and Economic Performance in Sweden

NBER Working Paper No. w5237
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Jul 2000
Steven J. Davis and Magnus Henrekson
University of Chicago and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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Rising Policy Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-111
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Aug 2019
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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Policy Uncertainty, Trade Policy, Stock Market Volatility, Newspaper-Based Measures

Rising Policy Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w26243
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Sep 2019
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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Dynamism Diminished: The Role of Housing Markets and Credit Conditions

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-05
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Jan 2019
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Young firms, business dynamism, housing market boom and bust, credit supply shifts, Great Recession, employment fluctuations

Dynamism Diminished: The Role of Housing Markets and Credit Conditions

NBER Working Paper No. w25466
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2019
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Sectoral Job Creation and Destruction Responses to Oil Price Changes

NBER Working Paper No. w7095
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2013
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Measuring Gross Worker and Job Flows

NBER Working Paper No. w5133
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2010
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Employer Size and the Wage Structure in U.S. Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w5393
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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The Flow Approach to Labor Markets: New Data Sources and Micro-Macro Links

NBER Working Paper No. w12167
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 May 2006
Steven J. Davis, John Haltiwanger and Jason Faberman
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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On the Gains to International Trade in Risky Financial Assets

NBER Working Paper No. w7796
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Steven J. Davis, Jeremy Nalewaik and Paul Willen
University of Chicago, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
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Why Has U.S. Policy Uncertainty Risen Since 1960?

NBER Working Paper No. w19826
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Political Science, University of Chicago and Stanford University
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Recessions and the Cost of Job Loss

NBER Working Paper No. w17638
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Steven J. Davis and Till von Wachter
University of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Measuring the Dynamics of Young and Small Businesses: Integrating the Employer and Nonemployer Universes

NBER Working Paper No. w13226
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, US Census Bureau — Economy-Wide Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies and U.S. Census Bureau
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The Quality Distribution of Jobs and the Structure of Wages in Search Equilibrium

NBER Working Paper No. w8434
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2010
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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Cross-Country Patterns of Change in Relative Wages

NBER Working Paper No. w4085
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 22 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
Steven J. Davis
University of Chicago
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The Climate for Business Development and Employment Growth in Puerto Rico

NBER Working Paper No. w11679
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Steven J. Davis and Luis A. Rivera-Batiz
University of Chicago and Universidad de Puerto Rico - Graduate School of Business Administration
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Labor Market Fluidity and Economic Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w20479
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 15 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2015
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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The Timing of Intergenerational Transfers, Tax Policy, and Aggregate Savings

NBER Working Paper No. w3753
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Aug 2007
Steven J. Davis and David Altig
University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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On the Driving Forces Behind Cyclical Movement, in Employment and Job Reallocation

NBER Working Paper No. w5775
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Mar 1997 Last Revised: 12 May 2000
Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Labor Market Flows in the Cross Section and Over Time

NBER Working Paper No. w17294
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Steven J. Davis, Jason Faberman and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Borrowing Constraints and Two-Sided Altruism with an Application to Social Security

NBER Working Paper No. w3913
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Steven J. Davis and David Altig
University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Covid-Induced Economic Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w26983
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Boston University
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Adjusted Estimates of Worker Flows and Job Openings in Jolts

NBER Working Paper No. w14137
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Bureau of Labor Statistics
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COVID-19 Is a Persistent Reallocation Shock

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-02
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jan 2021
ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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COVID-19, reallocation shock, business expectations, working from home, Survey of Business Uncertainty

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Elections, Political Polarization, and Economic Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-145
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Oct 2020
Northwestern University, London School of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stanford University
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uncertainty, policy uncertainty, elections, polarization

Relative Wage Movements and the Distribution of Consumption

JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY, Vol. 104, No. 6, December 1996
Posted: 04 Nov 1996
Orazio Attanasio and Steven J. Davis
University College London - Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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Recruiting Intensity During and after the Great Recession: National and Industry Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w17782
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
Steven J. Davis, Jason Faberman and John Haltiwanger
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Pandemic-Era Uncertainty on Main Street and Wall Street

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-189
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Jan 2021
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Business Expectations, Uncertainty, Subjective Forecast Distributions, Surveys

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Elections, Political Polarization, and Economic Uncertainty

NBER Working Paper No. w27961
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Oct 2020
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, London School of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stanford University
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Carbon Lock-In: Types, Causes, and Policy Implications

Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 41, pp. 425-452, 2016
Posted: 27 Oct 2016
Yale University, University of Chicago, University of Oregon - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Science, Independent and Central European University (CEU)

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