Ryan Chahrour

Boston College - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

http://www.chahrour.net

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

News or Noise? The Missing Link

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 228
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2017
Ryan Chahrour and Kyle Jurado
Boston College - Department of Economics and Duke University - Department of Economics
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News, noise, business cycles

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A Principal Components Approach to Estimating Labor Market Pressure and its Implications for Inflation

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 07-2
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston College - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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3.

Public Communication and Information Acquisition

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Ryan Chahrour
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Transparency, Central Bank Communication, Monetary Policy, Global Games, Information Acquisition

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Good News Is Bad News: Leverage Cycles and Sudden Stops

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 738
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Ozge Akinci and Ryan Chahrour
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Boston College - Department of Economics
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news shocks, sudden stops, leverage, boom-bust cycle

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Sales and Price Spikes in Retail Scanner Data

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Ryan Chahrour
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Scanner Data, Price Setting, Price Stickiness

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Learning from Prices: Amplification and Business Fluctuations

ECB Working Paper No. 2053
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2017
Ryan Chahrour and Gaetano Gaballo
Boston College - Department of Economics and Banque de France
Downloads 45 (432,873)
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identification of monetary shocks, international transmission, exchange rate regime, capital mobility, trilemma

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Recoverability

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Nov 2017
Ryan Chahrour and Kyle Jurado
Boston College - Department of Economics and Duke University - Department of Economics
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Invertibility, Structural Vector Autoregression, Noise Shocks

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Secret Ingredients? The Informational Contribution of Factors to Standard VAR Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Sep 2010
Ryan Chahrour
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Factor-Augmented Vector Autoregression, VAR, FAVAR, Monetary Policy, Principal Components

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Information-Driven Business Cycles: A Primal Approach

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Ryan Chahrour and Robert Ulbricht
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Business cycle, dispersed information, DSGE models, information-robust characterization, primal approach, sentiments

A Model-Based Evaluation of the Debate on the Size of the Tax Multiplier

NBER Working Paper No. w16169
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2010
Boston College - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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A Model-Based Evaluation of the Debate on the Size of the Tax Multiplier

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7930
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Boston College - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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DSGE Model, Narrative Approach, Tax Multiplier, VAR tax shocks

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Robust Predictions for DSGE Models with Incomplete Information

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2019
Ryan Chahrour and Robert Ulbricht
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Business Cycles, Dsge Models, Incomplete-Information, Information-Robust Predictions

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Sectoral Media Focus and Aggregate Fluctuations

Swedish House of Finance Research Paper No. 19-12
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2019
Ryan Chahrour, Kristoffer Nimark and Stefan Pitschner
Boston College - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Uppsala University
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incomplete information, aggregate fluctuations, macro

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Price Dispersion and the Border Effect

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2019
Ryan Chahrour and Luminita Stevens
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Maryland
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Law of one price, Real exchange rates, Trade barriers, Home bias

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The International Medium of Exchange

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Aug 2019
Ryan Chahrour and Rosen Valchev
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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International Medium of Exchange, Dollarization, Liquidity Premium, Exorbitant Privilege, Global Imbalances

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Learning from House Prices: Amplification and Business Fluctuations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14120
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Dec 2019
Ryan Chahrour and Gaetano Gaballo
Boston College - Department of Economics and HEC Paris
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animal spirits, Demand Shocks, House Prices, imperfect information