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2015

The Price of Variance Risk

Dew-Becker, I. L., Giglio, S. W., Le, A. & Rodriguez, M., Apr 29 2015, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), 74 p.

Research output: Working paper

Investors
News
Risk premium
Macro model
Value at risk
Pricing
Market risk
Market volatility
Investment opportunity set
Tail risk

The Role of Deliverables in Project Work

Rogers, P., Pawlik, L. & Shwom, B. L., Mar 2015, 38 p.

Research output: Working paper

genre
project management
participant observation
interview
learning

The Strategy of Conflict and the Technology of War

Baliga, B. S. & Sjöström, T., Sep 15 2015, 29 p.

Research output: Working paper

Costs
Resources
First-mover advantage
Concession
Bargaining model

The Value of Corporate Citizenship: Protection

Minor, D. B., Aug 1 2015, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), 44 p.

Research output: Working paper

Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate citizenship
Adverse events
Firm value
Moral hazard
Retail
Field experiment
Retailers
Supply chain
Apparel
Wisdom
Prediction markets
Group size
Prediction
Employees

This Time is Different

Al-Najjar, N. I., Mar 2015.

Research output: Working paper

Financial economics
Statistics
Market equilibrium
Rational beliefs
Profit

Time Varying Risk Aversion

Guiso, L., Sapienza, P. & Zingales, L., Jul 2015, 40 p.

Research output: Working paper

Risk aversion
Time-varying risk
Investors
Movies
Resorts

Toxic Workers

Housman, M. & Minor, D. B., Nov 16 2015, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), 38 p.

Research output: Working paper

Workers
Liability
Organizational performance
Work place
Fees

Trading Down and the Business Cycle

Jaimovich, N., Rebelo, S. T. & Wong, A., Sep 2015, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 53 p.

Research output: Working paper

Recession
Business cycles
Quality choice
Severity
Labour demand

Understanding Precautionary Cash at Home and Abroad

Faulkender, M., Hankins, K. W. & Petersen, M. A., Dec 2015, 32 p.

Research output: Working paper

Cash
Precautionary motive
Tax
Foreign subsidiaries
Repatriation

Unions, Productivity and Inequality

Benmelech, E., Bergman, N. K. & Kim, H., 2015.

Research output: Working paper

What Do Inventories Tell Us about News-Driven Business Cycles?

Crouzet, N. & Oh, H., Oct 2015, 26 p.

Research output: Working paper

News
News shocks
Business cycles
Sign restrictions
Inventory dynamics

When Objects Are Not Contagious: Distinguishing Between Essence, Contagion, and Authenticity

Galoni, C., Strejcek, B. & Grayson, K. A., 2015, Duluth, MN: Advances in Consumer Research, p. 785, 1 p.

Research output: Working paper

authenticity
Law
evidence
2014

A belief-based theory of homophily

Kets, W. & Sandroni, A., Oct 2 2014, 39 p.

Research output: Working paper

Homophily
Shoes
Cultural factors
Comparative statics
Economic factors

Accelerator or Brake? Microeconomic estimates of the ‘Cash for Clunkers’ and Aggregate Demand*

Green, D., Melzer, B. T., Parker, J. A. & Pfirrmann-Powell, R., Dec 2014, 25 p.

Research output: Working paper

Aggregate demand
Cash
Car
Microeconomics
Rebates

Are CSR Expenditures Affected by Investor Sentiment?

Naughton, J. P., Wang, C. & Yeung, I., Oct 2014, 40 p.

Research output: Working paper

Corporate Social Responsibility
Expenditure
Investor sentiment
Behavioral finance
Abnormal returns
Stock market
Brand value
Trademark
Litigation
Abnormal returns
Biotech
Medicare
Innovation
Targeting
Illness

Development Blossoming: Industrial Policy and Flower Exports in Ethiopia

MacChiavello, R. & Morjaria, A., Mar 2014, 18 p.

Research output: Working paper

Ethiopia
Industrial policy
Investors
Industry
Labor
Borrowing
Household
Low income
Debt
Income
Diversion
Network effects
Waiting time
Crowding
Patient flow

Duality in staffing problems: Between holding costs and waiting constraints

Soh, S. B. & Gurvich, I., 2014, 35 p.

Research output: Working paper

Costs
Reverse engineering
Engineers

Dynamic Indeterminacy and Welfare in Credit Economies

Bethune, Z., Hu, T-W. & Rocheteau, G., Jul 2014, 58 p.

Research output: Working paper

Credit
Efficient allocation
Indeterminacy
Dynamic equilibrium
Trading mechanism

Existence of Optimal Mechanisms in Principal-Agent Problems

Kadan, O., Reny, P. J. & Swinkels, J. M., Feb 2014, 41 p.

Research output: Working paper

Randomization
Principal-agent problem
Measurability
Adverse selection
Moral hazard
Stock returns
Dividend yield
Expected returns
Stock index
Factors

Guns and Roses: Flower Exports and Electoral Violence in Kenya

Ksoll, C., MacChiavello, R. & Morjaria, A., Jun 2014, 50 p.

Research output: Working paper

Kenya
Workers
Elections
Costs
Model calibration
Arbitration
Retaliation
Incentive compatible
Redesign
Incentives
Great Recession
Credit
Household
Elasticity
Supply shocks
Balance sheet
Household debt
Household
Great Recession
Borrowing
election
repression
democracy
opposition
military government

Information Diffusion As Reflected In Analyst Forecast Revisions

Schrand, C. M., Taylor, D. J., Walther, B. R. & Wang, C., Oct 2014, 49 p.

Research output: Working paper

Information diffusion
Analysts
Analysts' forecast revisions
Earnings announcements
Earnings forecasts
Computational model
Merger policy
Industry
Mergers
Authority

Liquidity Provision and Market Fragility

Getmansky, M., Jagannathan, R., Pelizzon, L. & Schaumburg, E., Apr 8 2014, 65 p.

Research output: Working paper

Fragility
Crash
Liquidity provision
Traders
Liquidity

Managing Invention and Innovation: From Delegated R&D to Implementation

Poblete, J. & Spulber, D. F., Jul 28 2014, 37 p.

Research output: Working paper

Invention
Innovation
Principal-agent model
Sampling
Experimental design

Momentum Trading, Return Chasing, and Predictable Crashes

Chabot, B. R., Ghysels, E. & Jagannathan, R., Nov 30 2014, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), 44 p.

Research output: Working paper

Momentum trading
Crash
Momentum
Investors
Managers

Non-Cognitive Abilities and Loan Delinquency

Kuhnen, C. M. & Melzer, B. T., Jan 2014, 29 p.

Research output: Working paper

Loans
Cognitive ability
Self-efficacy
Household
Financial decisions

Optimal Monetary Interventions in Credit Markets

Araujo, L. & Hu, T-W., Sep 26 2014, 33 p.

Research output: Working paper

Credit markets
Debt
Purchase
Inflation
Trading mechanism
Profit
Pharmaceuticals
Social values
Innovation
Targeting

Policy Commitments in Relational Contracts

Barron, D. V. & Powell, M. L., Apr 2014, 41 p.

Research output: Working paper

Relational contracts
Optimal policy
Bilateral
Surplus
Reward
Consumer credit
Positive externalities
Social insurance
Unemployment insurance
Access to credit
Liquidity risk
Default risk
Business cycles
Corporate bonds
Credit spreads

Shadow Wars of Weapons Acquisition: Arms Denial and its Strategic Implications

Markovich, S. & Setter, O., Jul 1 2014, 35 p.

Research output: Working paper

Age effects
Firm life cycle
Firm growth
Life cycle
Organizational capital

Spillovers from Costly Credit

Melzer, B. T., Aug 2014, 33 p.

Research output: Working paper

loan
credit
lending
liability
supplement

Subjective Perception Games and Privacy

Gradwohl, R. & Smorodinsky, R., Sep 5 2014, 48 p.

Research output: Working paper

modeling