Harold L. Cole

University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

3718 Locust Walk

436 McNeil

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Is the Volatility of the Market Price of Risk Due to Intermittent Portfolio Re-Balancing?

American Economic Review, Vol. 102, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2015
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Asset Pricing, Household Finance, Risk Sharing, Limited Participation

Is the Volatility of the Market Price of Risk Due to Intermittent Portfolio Re-Balancing?

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Portfolio Rebalancing

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A Multiplier Approach to Understanding the Macro Implications of Household Finance

Review of Economic Studies (2011), 78(1)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2012
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Asset Pricing, Risk Sharing, Limited Participation

Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich to Poor Countries?

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2016
Harold L. Cole, Jeremy Greenwood and Juan M. Sánchez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Costly cash-flow control; costly state verification; dynamic contract theory; economic development; establishment-size distributions; finance and development; financial intermediation; India, Mexico, and the United States; long- and short-term contracts; monitoring; productivity; retained earnings

Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich to Poor Countries?

NBER Working Paper No. w20856
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 20 Jan 2015
Harold L. Cole, Jeremy Greenwood and Juan M. Sánchez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Why Doesn't Technology Flow from Rich to Poor Countries?

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2012-040A
Posted: 18 Oct 2012
Harold L. Cole, Jeremy Greenwood and Juan M. Sánchez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

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costly cash-flow control, costly state verification, dynamic contract theory, economic development, establishment-size distributions, financial intermediation, India, Mexico, and the U.S., monitoring, productivity, technology adoption, underwriting, ventures

Quantitative Models of Sovereign Debt Crises

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2016
Princeton University, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame
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debt crises, sovereign debt, default, spreads, self-fulfilling debt crises

Quantitative Models of Sovereign Debt Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w22125
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Princeton University, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame
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Self-Enforcing Stochastic Monitoring and the Separation of Debt and Equity Claims

PIER Working Paper No. 08-025
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
Harold L. Cole
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Capital Structure, Monitoring, Incentives, Self-Fulfilling

Self-Enforcing Stochastic Monitoring and the Separation of Debt and Equity Claims

PIER Working Paper No. 08-025
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2013
Harold L. Cole
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Capital Structure, Monitoring, Incentives, Self-Fulfilling

Self-Enforcing Stochastic Monitoring and the Separation of Debt and Equity Claims

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Harold L. Cole
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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capital structure, monitoring, incentives, self-fulfilling

Self-Enforcing Stochastic Monitoring and the Separation of Debt and Equity Claims

NBER Working Paper No. w14480
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Harold L. Cole
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

PIER Working Paper No. 17-015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Harold L. Cole, Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordoñez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

PIER Working Paper No. 17-015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Nov 2017
Harold L. Cole, Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordoñez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2018
Harold L. Cole, Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordoñez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Sovereign Debt, Auctions, Heterogeneous Information, Equilibrium

A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information

NBER Working Paper No. w24890
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Aug 2018
Harold L. Cole, Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordoñez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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A Dynamic Theory of Optimal Capital Structure and Executive Compensation

NBER Working Paper No. w11083
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Feb 2005
Andrew Atkeson and Harold L. Cole
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-Off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

PIER Working Paper No. 12-047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Dec 2012
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Health, Insurance, Incentive

Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-Off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

PIER Working Paper No. 14-023
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2016
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Purdue University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Health Risks, Social Insurance, Health Effort Choices

Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-Off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 11/2012-043
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Health, insurance, incentive

Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-Off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

NBER Working Paper No. w18572
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Dec 2012
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, Purdue University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-Off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9239
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Health, Incentives, Insurance, No-Prior-Condition-Legislation, Wage Discrimination

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Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Oct 2016
Harold L. Cole, Soojin Kim and Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Health Risks, Social Insurance, Health Effort Choices

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Commodity Trade and International Risk Sharing: How Much Do Financial Markets Matter?

NBER Working Paper No. w3027
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Dec 2000
Harold L. Cole and Maurice Obstfeld
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Implications of Heterogeneity in Preferences, Beliefs and Asset Trading Technologies for the Macroeconomy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 May 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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asset pricing, equilibrium survival, heterogeneous beliefs, heterogeneous preferences

Implications of Heterogeneity in Preferences, Beliefs and Asset Trading Technologies for the Macroeconomy

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2014-014A
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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asset pricing, equilibrium survival, heterogeneous beliefs, heterogeneous preferences

Implications of Heterogeneity in Preferences, Beliefs and Asset Trading Technologies for the Macroeconomy

NBER Working Paper No. w20328
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jul 2014
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Latin America in the Rearview Mirror

NBER Working Paper No. w11008
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2010
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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Rating Agencies

NBER Working Paper No. w19972
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Mar 2014
Harold L. Cole and Thomas F. Cooley
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Deflation and the International Great Depression: A Productivity Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w11237
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 May 2005 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Harold L. Cole, Lee E. Ohanian and Ron Leung
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Universite de Montreal
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Deflation and the International Great Depression: A Productivity Puzzle

Posted: 24 Jul 2008
Harold L. Cole, Lee E. Ohanian and Ron Leung
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Universite de Montreal

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Great Depression, Deflation, Productivity Shocks, Monetary Shocks

Recursive Contracts, Lotteries and Weakly Concave Pareto Sets

PIER Working Paper No. 10-038
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2012
Harold L. Cole and Felix Kubler
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Zurich
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Recursive Contracting, Recursive Multipliers, Lotteries

Recursive Contracts, Lotteries and Weakly Concave Pareto Sets

NBER Working Paper No. w17064
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2011
Harold L. Cole and Felix Kubler
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Zurich
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Rating Agencies

Bank of Korea WP 2013-31
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Harold L. Cole and Thomas F. Cooley
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
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Ratings Agencies, Mortgaged-Backed Securities, Great Recession

Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises, Revisited: The Art of the Desperate Deal

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Mar 2017
Princeton University, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame
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Sovereign Debt Crises

Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises, Revisited: The Art of the Desperate Deal

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 17-7
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Princeton University, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame
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Debt, Crises, Bonds, Bond Auctions

Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises, Revisited: The Art of the Desperate Deal

NBER Working Paper No. w23312
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
Princeton University, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame
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Reputation Spillover Across Relationships with Enduring and Transient Beliefs: Reviving Reputation Models of Debt

NBER Working Paper No. w5486
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2010
Harold L. Cole and Patrick J. Kehoe
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis - Research Department
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A Multiplier Approach to Understanding the Macro Implications of Household Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w13555
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2010
YiLi Chien, Hanno N. Lustig and Harold L. Cole
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Is the Volatility of the Market Price of Risk Due to Intermittent Portfolio Re-Balancing?

NBER Working Paper No. w15382
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2010
YiLi Chien, Harold L. Cole and Hanno N. Lustig
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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The Impact of Cartelization, Money, and Productivity Shocks on the International Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w18823
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Harold L. Cole and Lee E. Ohanian
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Specialization, Transactions Technologies, and Money Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w2724
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Dec 2010
Harold L. Cole and Alan C. Stockman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Rochester - Department of Economics
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Debt Crises: For Whom the Bell Tolls

NBER Working Paper No. w22330
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
Harold L. Cole, Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordoñez
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Reputation Spillover across Relationships: Reviving Reputation Models of Debt

Posted: 25 Sep 2008
Patrick J. Kehoe and Harold L. Cole
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis - Research Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

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Default, Borrowing and lending, Lending crises, Reputation, Soverign Debt

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The Demand for Money and the Nonneutrality of Money

Posted: 19 Aug 2008
Harold L. Cole and Lee E. Ohanian
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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Velocity, Money Shocks, Liquidity, Sticky Prices

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Efficient Non-Contractible Investments

Posted: 19 Aug 2008
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

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Matching Models, Investment, Hold-up Problems, Contracting

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New Deal Policies and the Persistence of the Great Depression: A General Equilibrium Analysis

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 112, pp. 779-816, August 2004
Posted: 08 Jul 2004
Harold L. Cole and Lee E. Ohanian
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises

The Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 67, Issue 1, January 2000
Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Timothy J. Kehoe and Harold L. Cole
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

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