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Departmental Working Papers


Notes: Working papers are available as PDF files. PDF files can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader. These papers are (or will soon be) listed in the Internet Documents in Economics Access Service (IDEAS) database of working papers, articles, and software components from around the world (scroll down to the S's). Additionally, a number of faculty members post working papers on their personal web pages. Go to the list of faculty members to access.

 

2017

Number Author(s) Title Date
17-01 Artyom Jelnov, Yair Tauman, and Richard Zeckhauser

Intelligence on Weapons: The Open-Attack Game (PDF)

4-2017

17-02 Pradeep Dubey and Yair Tauman

Selfishness vs Altruism vs Balance (PDF)

 4-2017

17-03 Yair Tauman and Biligbaatar Tumendemberel

Generalized Third-price Auctions (PDF)

 4-2017

17-04 Yair Tauman, Yoram Weiss, and Chang Zhao

Bargaining in Patent Licensing with Inefficient Outcomes (PDF)

 4-2017

17-05 Yair Tauman, and Chang Zhao

Patent Licensing, Entry and the Incentive to Innovate (PDF)

 4-2017

2016

Number Author(s) Title Date
16-01 Daphne Chen and Jake Zhao

The Impact of Personal Bankruptcy on Labor Supply Decisions (PDF)

3-2016

16-02 Pradeep Dubey and John Geanakoplos

Money and Status: How Best to Incentivize Work (PDF)

5-2016

16-03 Pradeep Dubey and Siddhartha Sahi

Optimal Prizes (PDF)

6-2016

16-04 Pradeep Dubey and Siddhartha Sahi

Optimal Transfers in Noncooperative Games (PDF)

 
16-05 Árpád Ábrahám, Eva Carceles-Poveda, Yan Liu, and Ramon Marimon

On the optimal design of a Financial Stability Fund (PDF)

 5-2016

16-06 Alexis Anagnostopoulos, Eva Carceles-Poveda and Yair Tauman

Value Preserving Welfare Weights for Social Optimization Problems (PDF)

 9-2016

16-07 Thomas D. Jeitschko, Ting Liu and Tao Wang

 Information Acquisition, Signaling and Learning in Duopoly (PDF)

 10-2016

2015

Number Author(s) Title Date
15-01 Pradeep Dubey, Siddhartha Sahi, and Martin Shubik Money as Minimal Complexity (PDF) 1-2015
15-02 Pradeep Dubey Decentralization of a Machine: Some Definitions (PDF) 2-2015
15-03 Marina Azzimonti, Marco Battaglini, and Stephen Coate

The Costs and Benefits of Balanced Budget Rules: Lessons from a
Political Economy Model of Fiscal Policy (PDF)

2-2015
15-04 Sandro Brusco and Jaideep Roy

Cycles in Public Opinion and the Dynamics of Stable Party Systems (PDF)

10-2015
15-05 Toni M. Whited and Jake Zhao

Capital Structure Misallocation (PDF)

12-2015

2014

Number Author(s) Title Date
14-01 Pradeep Dubey, Siddhartha Sahi, and Martin Shubik Minimally complex exchange mechanisms: Emergence of prices, markets, and money (Revised) (PDF) 4-2014
14-02 Pradeep Dubey and John Geanakoplos Games with Money and Status: How Bes to Incentivize Work (PDF) 7-2014
14-03 Alexis Anagnostopoulos, Orhan Erem Atesagaoglu, and Eva Carceles-Poveda On the Double Taxation of Corporate Profits (PDF) 9-2014
14-04 Jake Zhao Accounting for the Corporate Cash Increase (PDF) 9-2014
14-05 Maryam Sami and Sandro Brusco Reputational Concerns and Price Comovements (PDF) 10-2014
14-06 Giuseppe Attanasi, Samuele Centorrino, and Ivan Moscati Over-the-Counter Markets vs Double Auctions: A Comparative Experimental Study (PDF) 11-2014
14-07 Samuele Centorrino and Jean-Pierre Florens Nonparametric Instrumental Variable Estimation of Binary Response Models (PDF) 11-2014

2013

Number Author(s) Title Date
13-01 Pradeep Dubey, Rahul Garg, and Bernard De Meyer Competing for Customers in a Social Network (R) (PDF) 7-2013
13-02 Hugo Benitez-Silva and Yong-Kyun Bae Information Transmission and Vehicle Recalls: The Role and Regulation of Recall Notification Letters (PDF) 10-2013
13-03 Silvio Rendon and Nuria Quella Behind the Great Recession: Job Search and Housing Decisions (PDF) 11-2013

2012

Number Author(s) Title Date
12-01 Sandro Brusco, Ornella Tarola, and Sandro Trento Timing of Investment and Dynamic Pricing in Privatized Sectors (PDF) 1-2012
12-02 Pradeep Dubey and Siddhartha Sahi The Allocation of a Prize (Expanded) (PDF) 3-2012
12-03 Silvio Rendon A Discrete Choice Approach to Estimating Armed Conflicts' Casualties: Revisiting the Numbers of a ``Truth Commisision.'' (PDF) 8-2012
12-04 Yair Tauman and Artyom Jelnov Voting Power and Proportional Representation of Voters (PDF) 7-2012
12-05 Yair Tauman and Debrapiya Sen Patents and Licenses (PDF) 8-2012
12-06 Yair Tauman and Alex Barrachina Industrial Espionage with a Noisy Intelligence (PDF) 1-2012
12-07 Ting Liu and Pasquale Schiraldi Buying frenzies in durable-goods markets (PDF) 7-2012
12-08 Ting Liu and Ching-to Albert Ma Health Insurance, Treatment Plan, and Delegation to Altruistic Physician (PDF) 6-2012
12-09 Alexis Anagnostopoulos, Orhan Erem Atesagaoglu, and Eva Carceles-Poveda Skill-Biased Technological Change and Homeownership (PDF) 10-2012
12-10 Pradeep Dubey, Rahul Garg, and Bernard De Meyer Competing for Customers in a Social Network (PDF) 5-2012
12-11 Pradeep Dubey On the Role of Information in Contests (PDF) 10-2012
12-12 Hugo Benitez-Silva, J. Ignacio Garcia-Perez, and Sergi Jimenez-Martin The Effects of Employment Uncertainty and Wealth Shocks on the Labor Supply and Claiming Behavior of Older American Workers (PDF) 10-2012

2010

Number Author(s) Title Date
10-01 Sandro Brusco, Luca Colombo, and Umberto Galmarini Local Governments Tax Autonomy, Lobbying, and Welfare (PDF) 7-2010
10-02 Sandro Brusco, Marcin Dziubinski, and Jaideep Roy The Hotelling-Downs Model with Runoff Voting (PDF) 9-2010
10-03 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Yong-Kyun Bae
The Effects of Automobile Recalls on the Severity of Accidents (PDF) 5-2010
10-04 Arpad Abraham and Eva Carceles-Poveda Competitive Equilibria with Production and Limited Commitment (PDF) 3-2010
10-05 Alexis Anagnostopoulos, Eva Carceles-Poveda, and Yair Tauman Proper Welfare Weights for Social Optimization Problems (PDF) 2-2010
10-06 Alexis Anagnostopoulos and Eva Carceles-Poveda Dividend and Capital Gains Taxation under Incomplete Markets (PDF) 8-2010
10-07 Alexis Anagnostopoulos, Eva Carceles-Poveda, and Albert Marcet Equity Issuance and Divident Policy under Commitment (PDF) 6-2010

2009

Number Author(s) Title Date
09-01 Pradeep Dubey and Siddhartha Sahi The Allocation of a Prize (PDF) 5-2009
09-02 Nuria Quella and Silvio Rendon Occupational Selection in Multilingual Labor Markets: The Case of Catalonia (PDF) 8-2009
09-03 Nuria Quella Knowledge Spillovers and TFP Growth Rates (PDF) 4-2009

2008

Number Author(s) Title Date
08-01 Hugo Benitez-Silva Disability, Social Insurance, and Labor Force Attachment (PDF) 3-2008
08-02 Sandro Brusco
Giuseppe Lopomo 
Leslie M. Marx
The Economics of Contingent Re-Auctions (PDF) 10-2008
08-03 Sandro Brusco
Giuseppe Lopomo 
Leslie M. Marx
The `Google Effect' in the FCC's 700 MHz Auction (PDF) 10-2008
08-04 Arpad Abraham and Eva Carceles-Poveda Tax Reform with Endogenous Borrowing Limits and Incomplete Asset Markets (PDF) 12-2008

2007

Number Author(s) Title Date
07-01 Sandro Brusco
Hugo Hopenhayn
Deregulation with Concensus (PDF) 12-2006
07-02 James J. Anton
Sandro Brusco
Giuseppe Lopomo
Coordination in Split-Award Auctions with Uncertain Scale Economies: Theory and Data (PDF) 1-2007
07-03 Sandro Brusco
Jaideep Roy
Aggregate Uncertainty in the Citizen Candidate Model Yields Extremist Parties (PDF) 6-2007
07-04 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Huan Ni
Health Status and Health Dynamics in an Empirical Model of Expected Longevity (PDF) 08-2007
07-05 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Na Yin
An Empirical Study of the Effects of Social Security Reforms on Claming Behavior and Benefits Receipt Using Aggregate and Public-Use Administrative Micro Data (PDF) 06-2009
07-06 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Selcuk Eren
Frank Heiland
Sergi Jimenez-Martin
How well do Individuals predict the Selling Prices of their Homes? (PDF) 2-2008
07-07 Pradeep Dubey
Dieter Sondermann
Perfect Competition in an Oligopoly (Including Bilateral Monopoly) (PDF) 11-2007
07-08 Sandro Brusco
Eva Ropero
Financing Constraints and Firm Dynamics with Durable Capital (PDF) 11-2007
07-09 Silvio Rendon
Alfredo Cuecuecha
International Job Search: Mexicans in and out of the US (PDF) 12-2007

2006

Number Author(s) Title Date
06-01 Pradeep Dubey
Rahul Garg
Bernard De Meyer
Competing for Customers in a Social Network (PDF) 8-2006
06-02 Pradeep Dubey
Rahul Garg
Games of Connectivity (PDF) 8-2006
06-03 Pradeep Dubey
John Geanakoplos
Money and Production, and Liquidity Trap (PDF) 8-2006
06-04 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Frank Heiland
The Social Security Earnings Test Revisited: Information, Distortions, and Costs (PDF) 8-2006
06-05 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Debra S. Dwyer
Frank Heiland 
Warren C. Sanderson
Retirement and Social Security Reform Expectations: A Solution to the New Early Retirement Puzzle (PDF) 1-2007
06-06 Eva Carceles-Poveda Competitive Equilibria with Production and Limited Commitment (PDF) 2-2006

2005

Number Author(s) Title Date
05-14 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Huan Ni
Health Status and Health Dynamics in an Empirical Model of Expected Longevity (PDF) 08-2007
05-13 Sandro Brusco
Giuseppe Lopomo
Simultaneous Ascending Auctions with Complementarities and Known Budget Constraints (PDF) 8-2005
05-12 Sandro Brusco
Fabio Castiglionesi
Liquidity Coinsurance, Moral Hazard and Financial Contagion (PDF) 7-2005
05-11 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Moshe Buchinsky
John Rust
et al.
Health Status, Insurance, and Expenditures in the Transition from Work to Retirement (PDF) 6-2005
05-10 Debapriya Sen Sharecropping, interlinkage, and price variation (PDF) 6-2005
05-09 Yutian Chen
Pradeep Dubey
Debapriya Sen
Offshore Outsourcing Induced by Domestic Providers (PDF) 5-2005
05-08 Mark Montgomery
Paul C. Hewett
Poverty and Children's Schooling in Urban and Rural Senegal (PDF) 4-2005
05-07 Mark Montgomery
Monica Grant 
Barbara Mensch 
Rania Roushdy
Children's Schooling in Developing-Country Slums: A Comparison of Egypt and India (PDF) 4-2005
05-06 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Yong-Kyun Bae
Do Vehicle Recalls Reduce the Number of Accidents? The Case of the U.S. Car Market (PDF) 10-2010
05-05 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Frank Heiland
Early Claiming of Social Security Benefits and Labor Supply Behavior of Older Americans (PDF) 3-2005
05-04 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Debra S. Dwyer
Wayne-Roy Gayle
Tom Muench
Expectations in Micro Data: Rationality Revisited (PDF) 4-2005
05-03 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Moshe Buchinsky
John Rust
Induced Entry Effects of a $1 for $2 Offset in SSDI Benefits (PDF) 3-2005
05-02 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Moshe Buchinsky
John Rust
How Large are the Classification Errors in the Social Security Disability Award Process? (PDF) 8-2004
05-01 Pradeep Dubey
Dieter Sondermann
Perfect Competition in a Bilateral Monopoly (PDF) 3-2005

2004

Number Author(s) Title Date
04-05 Yair Tauman
Abhijit Sengupta
Inducing Efficiency in Oligopolistic Markets with Increasing Returns to Scale (PDF) 2-2004
04-04 Christopher Swann Welfare Reform when Recipients are Forward-Looking Participation (PDF) 11-2003
04-03 Christopher Swann The Dynamics of Prenatal WIC Participation and the Role of Past Participation (PDF) 12-2003
04-02 Sandro Brusco 
Giuseppe Lopomo 
S. Viswanathan
Merger Mechanisms (PDF) 11-2003
04-01 Mark Montgomery 
Paul C. Hewett
Urban Poverty and Health in Developing Countries: Household and Neighborhood Effects (PDF) 1-2004

2003

Number Author(s) Title Date
03-04 Olivier Armantier Estimates of Own Lethal Risks and Anchoring Effects (PDF) 10-2002
03-03 Olivier Armantier
Nicolas Treich
Social Willingness to Pay, Mortality Risks and Contingent Valuation (PDF) 05-2003
03-02 Olivier Armantier
Erwann Sbai
Estimation and Comparison of Treasury Auction Formats when Bidders are Asymmetric (PDF) 05-2003
03-01 Olivier Armantier
Soiliou Namoro
Prescription Drug Advertising and Patient Compliance: A Physician Agency Approach (PDF) 04-2003

2002

Number Author(s) Title Date
02-04 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Debra Dwyer
Retirement Expectations Formation using the Health and Retirement Survey (PDF) 06-2002
02-03 Debapriya Sen
Yair Tauman
General Licensing Schemes for a Cost-Reducing Innovation (PDF) 05-2002
02-02 Pradeep Dubey
Ori Haimanko
Andriy Zapechelnyuk
Strategic Substitutes and Potential Games (PDF) 04-2002
02-01 Pradeep Dubey
J. Geanakoplos
From Nash to Walras via Shapley-Shubik (PDF) 04-2002

2001

Number Author(s) Title Date
01-10 Pradeep Dubey
J. Geanakoplos
Competitive Pooling: Rothschild-Stiglitz Reconsidered (PDF)
Also appears as Cowles Foundation Working Paper d1346.
12-2001
01-09 Pradeep Dubey
J. Geanakoplos
Insurance Contracts Designed by Competitive Pooling (PDF)
Also appears as Cowles Foundation Working Paper d1315.
06-2001
01-08 Pradeep Dubey
J. Geanakoplos
Inside and Outside Fiat Money, Gains to Trade, and IS-LM (PDF)
Also appears as Cowles Foundation Working Paper d1257R.
08-2001
01-07 Pradeep Dubey
J. Geanakoplos
M. Shubik
Default and Punishment in General Equilibrium (PDF)
Also appears as Cowles Foundation Working Paper d1304.
05-2001
01-06 Olivier Armantier
Olivier Richard
Entry and Exchanges of Information (PDF) 08-2001
01-05 Olivier Armantier Does Wealth Affect Fairness Consideration? (PDF) 4-2003
01-04 Olivier Armantier Does Observation Influence Learning? (PDF) 10-2001
01-03 Qihong Liu
Konstantinos Serfes
Endogenous Acquisition of Information on Consumer Willingness to Pay in a Product Differentiated Duopoloy (PDF) 5-2001
01-02 Takashi Kamihigashi Necessity of Transversality Conditions for Stochastic Problems (PDF) 4-2001
01-01 Debra Dwyer
Kelly Noonan
Measurement Error in the Reported Reasons for Entry into the Foster Care System (PDF) 2-2001

2000

Number Author(s) Title Date
00-10 Olivier Armantier Deciding between the Common and Private Values Paradigm: An Application to Experimental Data (PDF) 11-2000
00-9 Olivier Armantier
Oliver Richard
Exchanges of Cost Information in the Airline Industry (PDF) 10-2000
00-08 Olivier Armantier
Jean-Pierre Florens
Jean-Francois Richard
Nash Equilibrium Approximations in Games of Incomplete Information (PDF) 8-2000
00-07 Olivier Armantier
Jean-Pierre Florens
Jean-Francois Richard
Empirical Game Theoretic Models: Constrained Equilibrium and Simulation (PDF) 4-2003
00-06 Hugo Benitez-Silva Micro Determinants of Labor Force Status Among Older Americans (PDF) 9-2000
00-05 Hugo Benitez-Silva A Dynamic Model of Labor Supply, Consumption/Saving, and Annuity Decisions Under Uncertainty (PDF) 10-2000
00-04 Olivier Armantier
Oliver Richard
Exchanges of Cost Information in the Airline Industry (PDF) 9-2000
00-03 Jaideep Roy
Konstantinos Serfes
Strategic Choice of Contract Lengths in Agriculture (PDF) 5-2000
00-02 Konstantinos Serfes Risk Sharing vs. Incentives Revisited (PDF) 10-2000
00-01 Jaideep Roy
Konstantinos Serfes
Intertemporal Discounting and Tenurial Contracts (PDF) 9-2000
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