Accepted Papers

The following papers have been accepted for publication:

Unified China and Divided Europe
Chiu Yu Ko, Mark Koyama, and Tuan-Hwee Sng

Industry Dynamics and the Minimum Wage: A Putty-Clay Approach
Daniel Aaronson, Eric French, Isaac Sorkin, and Ted To

Monopoly Insurance and Endogenous Information
Johan N. M. Lagerlöf and Christoph Schottmüller

On the Sources of Uncertainty in Exchange Rate Predictability
Joseph P. Byrne, Dimitris Korobilis, and Pinho J. Ribeiro

On Strategy-proofness and the Salience of Single-peakedness
Shurojit Chatterji and Jordi Massó

Collective Reputation and the Dynamics of Statistical Discrimination
Young-Chul Kim and Glenn C. Loury

Single Moms and Deadbeat Dads: The Role of Earnings, Marriage Market Conditions, and Preference Heterogeneity
Andrew Beauchamp, Geoffrey Sanzenbacher, Shannon Seitz, and Meghan Skira

Do Lies Erode Trust?
Glynis Gawn and Robert Innes

Trade Disputes and Settlement
Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger

Why do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? Are the Japanese Any Different?
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat, and Xueli Tang

Social Interactions in Large Networks: A Game Theoretic Approach
Haiqing Xu

How Important Are Terms of Trade Shocks?
Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé and Martín Uribe

Economics: Between Prediction and Criticism
Itzhak Gilboa, Andre Postlewaite, Larry Samuelson, and David Schmeidler

Credit rating and Debt Crisis
Steinar Holden, Gisle James Natvik, and Adrien Vigier

Age-Dependent Taxes with Endogenous Human Capital Formation
Carlos Eugenio da Costa and Marcelo Santos

Portfolio Rebalancing and Asset Pricing with Heterogeneous Inattention
Omar Rachedi

 Multiattribute Utility Theory, Intertemporal Utility and Correlation Aversion
Steffen Andersen, Glenn W. Harrison, Morten Lau, and E. Elisabet Rutström

Entry Regulations, Welfare and Determinants of Market Structure
Florin Maican and Matilda Orth

Cross-Border Marriage Costs and Marriage Behavior: Theory and Evidence
Yoram Weiss, Junjian Yi, and Junsen Zhang

Persistence and Volatility of Beveridge Cycles
Florian Sniekers

Bankruptcy and Delinquency in a Model of Unsecured Debt
Kartik Athreya, Juan M. Sánchez, Xuan S. Tam, and Eric R. Young

What do VARs Tell us About the Impact of a Credit Supply Shock?
Haroon Mumtaz, Gabor Pinter, and Konstantinos Theodoridis

Does Technological Progress Magnify Regional Disparities?”
Takatoshi Tabuchi, Jacques-Francois Thisse, and Xiwei Zhu

Learning Matters: Reappraising Object Allocation Rules when Agents Strategically Investigate
Patrick Harless and Vikram Manjunath

Output Contingent Securities and Efficient Investment by Firms
Luis H. B. Braido and V. Filipe Martins-da-Rocha

On the Taxation of Durable Goods
Sebastian Koehne

The Politics of FDI Expropriation
Marina Azzimonti

Better Later than Never? An Experiment on Bargaining under Adverse Selection
Olivier Bochet and Simon Siegenthaler

Retaking in High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?
Kala Krishna, Sergey Lychagin and Veronica Frisancho 

Comparing Procurement Auctions
Francesco Decarolis

Religions, Fertility, and Growth in South-East Asia
David de la Croix and Clara Delavallade

An Over-the-Counter Approach to the FOREX Market
Athanasios Geromichalos and Kul Mo Jung

Rumors and Social Networks
Francis Bloch, Gabrielle Demange and Rachel Kranton

Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories
Fuhai Hong, Tanjim Hossain, John A. List, and Migiwa Tanaka

Platform Pricing in Mixed Two-Sided Markets
Ming Gao   

The Output and Welfare Effects of Government Spending Shocks over the Business Cycle
Eric Sims and Jonathan Wolff

Price Dispersion and Demand Uncertainty: Evidence from US Scanner Data
Benjamin Eden

The Return to College: Selection and Dropout Risk
Lutz Hendricks and Oksana Leukhina

Competitiveness and Stress
Songfa Zhong, Idan Shalev, David Koh, Richard P. Ebstein, and Soo Hong Chew   

Experimental and Self-Reported Measures of Risk Taking and Digit Ratio (2D:4D): Evidence from a Large Systematic Study
Pablo Brañas-Garza, Matteo M. Galizzi and Jeroen Nieboer

The Endowment Effect as a Blessing
Yuval Heller, Roee Teper and Sivan Frenkel

Public Good Provision with Constitutional Constraint
Kang Rong

Border Effects without Borders: What Divides Japan’s Internal Trade?
Jens Wrona

Medicaid and the Labor Supply of Single Mothers: Implications for Health Care Reform
R. Vincent Pohl

Residual Wage Dispersion with Efficiency Wages
Suphanit Piyapromdee

Taylor Projection: A New Solution Method for Dynamic General Equilibrium Models
Oren Levintal

Universalism and the Value of Political Power
Yumi Koh

On the Welfare Effects of Credit Arrangements
Jonathan Chiu, Mei Dong, and Enchuan Shao

Endogenous Role Assignment and Team Performance
David J. Cooper and Matthias Sutter

Smoking and Mortality: New Evidence from a Long Panel
Michael Darden, Donna B. Gilleskie, and Koleman Strumpf

Mining Surplus: Modeling James A. Schmitz’s Link Between Competition and Productivity
Jeremy Greenwood and David Weiss

The Effect of an Early Career Recession on Schooling and Lifetime Welfare
Naijia Guo

Labor Supply Factors and Economic Fluctuations
Claudia Foroni, Francesco Furlanetto, and Antoine Lepetit

Heterogeneity and the Public Sector Wage Policy
Pedro Gomes
 

Search, Adverse Selection, and Market Clearing
In-Koo Cho and Akihiko Matsui

Evolutionary Consumers Imply Monopolies Exit
Patrick Hummel and R. Preston McAfee

Housing Price and Fundamentals in a Transition Economy: The Case of the Beijing Market
Bing Han, Lu Han and Guozhong Zhu

The Dynamics of Bertrand Price Competition with Cost-Reducing Investments
Fedor Iskhakov, John Rust, and Bertel Schjerning

Economic Analysis of Social Security Survivors Insurance
Yue Li

A Model of Patent Trolls
Jay Pil Choi and Heiko Gerlach

Product Choice under Government Regulation: The Case of Chile’s Privatized Pension System
Elena Krasnokutskaya, Yiyang Li, and Petra E. Todd

Do Markets Prove Pessimists Right?
Jürgen Eichberger and Ani Guerdjikova

Multi-period Matching
Sangram V. Kadam and Maciej H. Kotowski

Coalition Bargaining in Repeated Games
Arnold Polanski and Fernando Vega-Redondo

Government Debt and Banking Fragility: The Spreading of Strategic Uncertainty
Russell Cooper and Kalin Nikolov

Patentability, R&D Direction, and Cumulative Innovation
Yongmin Chen, Shiyuan Pan, and Tianle Zhang

Optimal Cost Overruns: Procurement Auctions with Renegotiation
Fabian Herweg and Marco A. Schwarz

Value of the Status-quo and Efficient Partnership Dissolution
Murali Agastya and Oleksii Birulin

Zooming in on Ambiguity Attitude
Aurélien Baillon and Aysil Emirmahmutoglu

Estimating the gains from Trade in the Market for Patent Rights
Carlos J. Serrano

A Theory of Pruning
Giovanni Lombardo and Harald Uhlig

The Equitable Top Trading Cycles Mechanism for School Choice
Rustamdjan Hakimov and Onur Kesten

Great Moderation and Great Recession: From Plain Sailing to Stormy Seas?
María Dolores Gadea, Ana Gómez-Loscos and Gabriel Pérez-Quirós

Multilateral Trade Bargaining and Dominant Strategies
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger

Identifying Exchange Rate Common Factors
Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy, Nelson C. Mark, Donggyu Sul and Jyh-Lin Wu