Working Papers - 2008

No. Author(s), Title
WP 32 Ray C. Fair, “Estimating Term Structure Equations Using Macroeconomic Variables” (January 2008) [24pp]
WP 33 Ray C. Fair, “Estimating Exchange Rate Equations Using Estimated Expectations” (January 2008) [28pp]
WP 34 Eduardo Engel and Ronald Fischer, “Optimal Resource Extraction Contracts under Threat of Expropriation” (January 2008) [32pp]
WP 35 Eduardo Engel, Ronald Fischer and Alexander Galetovic, “The Basic Public Finance of Public-Private Partnerships” (February 2008) [63pp]
WP 36 Matias Busso and Patrick Kline, “Do Local Economic Development Programs Work? Evidence from the Federal Empowerment Zone Program” (February 2008) [58pp]
WP 37 Luca Anderlini, Dino Gerardi and Roger Lagunoff, “Communication and Learning” (February 2008) [41pp]
WP 38 Xiaohong Chen and Demian Pouzo, “Efficient Estimation of Semiparametric Conditional Moment Models with Possibly Nonsmooth Residuals” (February 2008) [47pp]
WP 39 Kareen Rozen, “Conflict Leads to Cooperation in Nash Bargaining” (March 2008) [13pp]
WP 40 Kareen Rozen, “Roundations of Intrinsic Habit Formation (March 2008) [68pp]
WP 40R Kareen Rozen, “Foundations of Intrinsic Habit Formation” (Revised March 2009) [40pp], Supplement [4pp]
WP 41 Kareen Rozen, “A ‘Dual’-Improved Shortcut to the Long Run” (March 2008) [29pp]
WP 42 Xiaohong Chen, Han Hong and Alessandro Tarozzi, “Semiparametric Efficiency in GMM Models of Nonclassical Measurement Errors, Missing Data and Treatment Effects” (March 2008) [50pp]
WP 43 Patrick Kline, “Understanding Sectoral Labor Market Dynamics: An Equilibrium Analysis of the Oil and Gas Field Services Industry” (March 2008) [44pp]
WP 44 Timothy Guinnane and Sheilagh Oglivie, “Institutions and Demographic Responses to Shocks: Württemberg, 1634-1870” (March 2008) [61pp]
WP 45 Masahiro Endoh, Koichi Hamada and Koji Shimomura, “Can a Preferential Trade Agreement Benefit Neighbor Countries without Compensating Them?” (March 2008) [31pp]
WP 46 Robert J. Shiller, “Derivatives Markets for Home Prices” (March 2008) [27pp]
WP 47 Xiaohong Chen and Demian Pouzo, “Estimation of Nonparametric Conditional Moment Models with Possibly Nonsmooth Moments” (April 2008, Revised October 2008) [60pp]
WP 47R Xiaohong Chen and Demian Pouzo, “Estimation of Nonparametric Conditional Moment Models with Possibly Nonsmooth Generalized Residuals” (Revised July 2009) [51pp]
WP 48 Xiaohong Chen, Lars P. Hansen and Marine Carrasco, “Nonlinearity and Temporal Dependence” (May 2008) [32pp]
WP 49 Miguel D. Ramirez, “Are Foreign and Public Capital Productive in the Mexican Case? A Panel Unit Root and Panel Cointegration Analysis” (March 2008) [34pp]
WP 50 Eric Brunner, Stephen L. Ross and Ebonya Washington, “Economics and Ideology: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Ballot Proposals” (June 2008) [60pp]
WP 51 Miguel D. Ramirez and Hari Sharma, “Remittances and Growth in Latin America: A Panel Unit Root and Panel Cointegration Analysis” (June 2008) [38pp]
WP 52 Germano Mwabu, “The Production of Child Health in Kenya: A Structural Model of Birth Weight” (June 2008) [38pp]
WP 53 Kaivan Munshi and Mark Rosenzweig, “The Efficacy of Parochial Politics: Caste, Commitment, and Competence in Indian Local Government” (September 2008) [48pp]
WP 54 Hongbin Li, Mark Rosenzweig and Junsen Zhang, “Altruism, Favoritism, and Guilt in the Allocation of Family Resources: Sophie’s Choice in Mao’s Mass Send Down Movement” (September 2008) [43pp]
WP 55 Florian Ploeckl, “Borders, Market Size and Urban Growth, the Case of Saxon Towns and the Zollverein in the 19th Century” (December 2008) [62pp]
WP 56 Nava Ashraf, Xavier Giné and Dean Karlan, “Finding Missing Markets (and a disturbing epilogue): Evidence from an Export Crop Adoption and Marketing Intervention in Kenya” (December 2008) [40pp]