Scott Nelson

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students

PhD Student

50 Memorial Drive

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Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

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Credit Reports as Résumés: The Incidence of Pre-Employment Credit Screening

MIT Department of Economics Graduate Student Research Paper 16-01
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2018
Alexander Bartik and Scott Nelson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students
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Unemployment, Employment Discrimination, Signaling, Hiring, Firing, Policy Analysis

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Commitment Contracts

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 73, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 980
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Oct 2009
Gharad Bryan, Dean S. Karlan and Scott Nelson
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students
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Consumer/household economics, institutional and behavioral economics

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The Price is Right: Updating of Inflation Expectations in a Randomized Price Information Experiment

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 543
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2013
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Arizona State University
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inflation expectations, information, heterogeneous expectations, updating

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Commitment Devices

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 671-698, 2010
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Gharad Bryan, Dean S. Karlan and Scott Nelson
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students

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