Department of Economics
Economics professor and NBER research associate Claudia Olivetti summarizes her findings on the causes, characteristics, and consequences of gender differences in pay and employment levels in the U.S. and other OECD economies.
Associate Professor of Economics Robert Murphy discussed the impact on the U.S. of Britain's vote to exit the European Union.
Economics Professor Robert Murphy claims the potential benefits of a rate cut would be smaller than the communication issues the move would cause.
Recent Selected Publications
"In the Name of the Son (and the Daughter): Intergenerational Mobility in the United States, 1850-1940," Claudia Olivetti and M. Daniele Paserman, American Economic Review, (08/2015, PDF)
"Sufficient Statistics for Tariff Reform when Revenue Matters," James E. Anderson, and J. Peter Neary. Journal of international Economics, (2016, PDf)
"Information in Tender Offers with a Large Shareholder," Mehmet Ekmekci and Nenad Kos, Econometrica, (01/2016, PDF)
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