Department of Economics
Professor Bob Murphy weighs in on the timing of the Fed's next move on Marketplace Radio.
Murray and Monti Professor of Economics Peter Ireland talks about the Chicago school of economics, Federal Reserve policy targets, and other topics in a Macro Musings podcast.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen believes the case for a rate hike this year has strengthend. Economics Professor Bob Murphy suggests that the presidential election may factor into the timing of an announcement as the Fed may hold off "to see how things play out.”
"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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