Raj Chetty

University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor of Economics

549 Evans Hall #3880

Berkeley, CA 94720-3880

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Consumption Commitments and Asset Prices

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Dec 2004
Raj Chetty and Adam Szeidl
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Central European University
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Habit formation, Portfolio choice, Housing

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Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 27 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Brookings InstitutionU.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and University of Toronto
Downloads 168 (225,706)
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Dividend Taxes and Corporate Behavior: Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 17 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2021
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Dividend Taxes and Corporate Behavior: Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Jan 2005
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Dividend taxation, corporate governance

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Do Dividend Payments Respond to Taxes? Preliminary Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 23 May 2021
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2007
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)Vienna University of Economics and Business
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unemployment duration, job search, unemployment insurance

The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)Vienna University of Economics and Business
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Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods

Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods

Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Why Do Unemployment Benefits Raise Unemployment Durations? Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Why Do Unemployment Benefits Raise Unemployment Durations? Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2010
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project Star

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 27 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Brown University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - School of Education and Social Policy and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Cash-on-Hand and Competing Models of Intertemporal Behavior: New Evidence from the Labor Market

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)Vienna University of Economics and Business
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The Effects of Taxes on Market Responses to Dividend Announcements and Payments: What Can We Learn from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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An Agency Theory of Dividend Taxation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2021
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Housing on Portfolio Choice

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2021
Raj Chetty and Adam Szeidl
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Central European University
Downloads 62 (440,165)
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A New Method of Estimating Risk Aversion

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (440,165)
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Consumption Commitments and Habit Formation

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Raj Chetty and Adam Szeidl
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Central European University
Downloads 61 (443,604)
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A General Formula for the Optimal Level of Social Insurance

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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16.

The Simple Economics of Salience and Taxation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Adjustment Costs, Firm Responses, and Micro vs. Macro Labor Supply Elasticities: Evidence from Danish Tax Records

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Stanford University
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Teaching the Tax Code: Earnings Responses to an Experiment with EITC Recipients

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2021
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Income Risk and the Benefits of Social Insurance: Evidence from Indonesia and the United States

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2021
Raj Chetty, Adam Looney and Adam Looney
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Brookings InstitutionU.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 42 (521,103)
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Is the Taxable Income Elasticity Sufficient to Calculate Deadweight Loss? The Implications of Evasion and Avoidance

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2021
Raj Chetty and Adam Szeidl
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Central European University
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Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity and Optimal Unemployment Insurance

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Consumption Smoothing and the Welfare Consequences of Social Insurance in Developing Economies

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2021
Raj Chetty, Adam Looney and Adam Looney
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Brookings InstitutionU.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
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Consumption Commitments, Unemployment Durations, and Local Risk Aversion

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 16 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Interest Rates and Backward-Bending Investment

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 37 (545,640)
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Bounds on Elasticities with Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Optimal Taxation and Social Insurance with Endogenous Private Insurance

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Raj Chetty and Emmanuel Saez
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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A Bound on Risk Aversion Using Labor Supply Elasticities

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 May 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Optimal Unemployment Insurance When Income Effects are Large

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 May 2004 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Raj Chetty
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Does Indivisible Labor Explain the Difference between Micro and Macro Elasticities? A Meta-Analysis of Extensive Margin Elasticities

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)Vienna University of Economics and Business
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