M. Keith Chen

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

Associate Professor of Economics

110 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

United States

http://www.anderson.ucla.edu/faculty/keith.chen/index.html

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Effect of Language on Economic Behavior: Evidence from Savings Rates, Health Behaviors, and Retirement Assets

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1820
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
M. Keith Chen
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Language, Time preference, Intertemporal choice, Savings behavior, Health, National savings rates, Sapir-Whorf hypothesis

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The Evolution of Our Preferences: Evidence from Capuchin Monkey Trading Behavior

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1524
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Jun 2005
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale University and Yale University - Department of Psychology
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prospect theory, loss aversion, reference dependence, evolution, neuroeconomics, capuchin monkeys, monkey business

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Does Prison Harden Inmates? A Discontinuity-Based Approach

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2003
M. Keith Chen and Jesse M. Shapiro
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Crime, Prison, Recidivism, Social Capital, Peer Effects, Regression Discontinuity

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Rationalization and Cognitive Dissonance: Do Choices Affect or Reflect Preferences?

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1669
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2008
M. Keith Chen
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Cognitive dissonance, Revealed preference

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The Value of Flexible Work: Evidence from Uber Drivers

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2018
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Uber Technologies Inc.
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Labor Supply, Flexible Work, Labor Surplus, Bayesian Econometrics

The Value of Flexible Work: Evidence from Uber Drivers

NBER Working Paper No. w23296
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Uber Technologies Inc.
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One-Way Essential Complements

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1588, Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Oct 2006
M. Keith Chen and Barry J. Nalebuff
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Yale University - Yale School of Management
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bundling, complements, monopoly leverage, net neutrality, price discrimination, tying, versioning

Intertemporal Choice and Legal Constraints

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2009
Alan Schwartz and M. Keith Chen
Yale Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Intertemporal Choice and Legal Constraints

American Law & Economics Review, Forthcoming, Yale SOM Working Paper, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 432
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2011 Last Revised: 26 May 2011
M. Keith Chen and Alan Schwartz
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Yale Law School
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Political Storms: Emergent Partisan Skepticism of Hurricane Risks

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2019
Elisa Long, M. Keith Chen and Ryne Rohla
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Washington State University
Downloads 133 (239,845)
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Hurricane Evacuations, Fake News, Political Polarization, Regression Discontinuity

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Consumer Search in the U.S. Auto Industry: The Role of Dealership Visits

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2020
Dan Yavorsky, Elisabeth Honka and M. Keith Chen
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Consumer Search, Automotive Industry

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Education, Information, and Improved Health: Evidence from Breast Cancer Screening

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3548
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
M. Keith Chen and Fabian Lange
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Yale University - Department of Economics
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education, allocative efficiency, health

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Racial Disparities in Voting Wait Times: Evidence from Smartphone Data

NBER Working Paper No. w26487
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
M. Keith Chen, Kareem Haggag, Devin G. Pope and Ryne Rohla
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Washington State University
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Geographic Mobility in America: Evidence from Cell Phone Data

NBER Working Paper No. w27072
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 May 2020
M. Keith Chen and Devin G. Pope
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Nursing Home Staff Networks and Covid-19

NBER Working Paper No. w27608
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2020
M. Keith Chen, Judith A. Chevalier and Elisa Long
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Nursing Home Staff Networks and COVID-19

NBER Working Paper No. w27608
Posted: 04 Aug 2020
M. Keith Chen, Judith A. Chevalier and Elisa Long
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

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Do Harsher Prison Conditions Reduce Recidivism? A Discontinuity-Based Approach

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 1-29, 2007
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
M. Keith Chen and Jesse M. Shapiro
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Brown University - Department of Economics

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K42, Z13, J62

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How Basic are Behavioral Biases? Evidence from Capuchin Monkey Trading Behavior

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 517-537, June 2006
Posted: 25 Jun 2006
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale University and Yale University - Department of Psychology

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