Aleh Tsyvinski, Papers

Working Papers

Tax Mechanisms and Gradient Flows (with Stefan Steinerberger), April 30, 2019. [paper]

Common Risk Factors in Cryptocurrency (with Yukun Liu & Xi Wu), April 15, 2019, revise and resubmit to Journal of Finance. [paper]

Risks and Returns of Cryptocurrency (with Yukun Liu), revise and resubmit to Review of Financial Studies. August 2018, [paper]

Taxes and Turnout (with Felix Bierbrauer and Nicolas Werquin) December 2017, revise and resubmit to American Economic Review.  [paper]

Generalized Compensation Principle (with Nicolas Werquin), March 2018. [paper]

Imperfect Financial Markets and Shareholder Incentives in Partial and General Equilibrium (with Elias Albagli and Christian Hellwig), May 2017.  Revise and resubmit to American Economic Review.  [paper]

Distortions and the Structure of the World Economy (with Lorenzo Caliendo and Fernando Parro) April 6, 2017  [paper]

Nonlinear Tax Incidence and Optimal Taxation in General Equilibrium (with Dominik Sachs and Nicolas Werquin), April 17, 2019.  Revise and resubmit to Econometrica  [Paper]

The Economy of People’s Republic of China from 1953 [ Older version 1953-2011   Older data version ](with Anton Chermukhin, Mikhail Golosov, and Sergei Guriev), February 2017, [Paper | Data Appendix]

A Theory of Asset Prices Based on Heterogeneous Information  (with Elias Albagli and Christian Hellwig), July 2015, revise and resubmit to Review of Economic Studies [Paper]

A Variational Approach to the Analysis of Tax Systems (with Mikhail Golosov and Nicolas Werquin), December 2014 [Paper | Stochastic Model]

Dynamic Dispersed Information and the Credit Spread Puzzle (with Elias Albagli and Christian Hellwig), December 2013 [Paper]

Business Start-ups, the Lock-in Effect, and Capital Gains Taxation  (with V.V. Chari and Mikhail Golosov), February 2005, revise and resubmit to Journal of Public Economics [Paper]

 
Publications and Accepted Papers

The Industrialization and Economic Development of Russia through the Lens of a Neoclassical Growth Model (with Anton Cheremukhin, Mikhail Golosov, Sergei Guriev), 2017, Review of Economic Studies, 84 (2): 613-649 [Paper]

Redistribution and Social Insurance (with Mikhail Golosov and Maxim Troshkin), 2016, American Economic Review, 106(2): 359-386 [Paper]

Recursive Contracts and Endogenously Incomplete Markets (with Mikhail Golosov and Nicolas Werquin), 2018.  [Paper]

Policy Implications of Dynamic Public Finance (with Mikhail Golosov), Annual Review of Economics (August 2015), 7: 147–171 [Paper]

Decentralized Trading with Private Information  (with Mikhail Golosov and Guido Lorenzoni), Econometrica (May 2014), 82(3): 1055-1091 [Paper]

Dynamic Strategic Information Transmission (with Mikhail Golosov, Vasiliki Skreta and Andrea Wilson), Journal of Economic Theory (May 2014), 151: 304-341 [Paper]

Optimal Taxes on Fossil Fuel in General Equilibrium (with Michael Golosov, John Hassler, and Per Krussel), Econometrica (January 2014), 82(1): 41-88 [Paper | Sensitivity Analysis, by Lint Barrage]

Optimal Pension Systems with Simple Instruments (with Mikhail Golosov, Ali Shourideh, and Maxim Troshkin), American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings (May 2013), 103(3): 502-507 [Paper]

Preference Heterogeneity and Optimal Captial Income Taxation (with Mikhail Golosov, Maxim Troshkin, and Matthew Weinzierl), Journal of Pubic Economics (January 2013), 97: 160-175 [Paper]

A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars (with Daron Acemoglu, Michael Golosov and Pierre Yared), Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012), 127(1): 283-331 [Paper | Appendix]

Prizes and Patents: Using Market Signals to Provide Incentives for Innovations (with V.V. Chari and Mikhail Golosov), Journal of Economic Theory (March 2012), 147(2): 781-801 [Paper]

Power Fluctuations and Political Economy (with D. Acemoglu and M. Golosov), Journal of Economic Theory (2011), 143(3), 1007-1041 [Paper]

Political Economy of Ramsey Taxation (with Daron Acemoglu and Michael Golosov), Journal of Public Economics (August 2011), 95(7-8): 467-475 [Paper]

Optimal Taxation: Merging Micro and Macro Approaches (with Mikhail Golosov and Maxim Troshkin), Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking (2011), 43: 147-174 [Paper]

Dynamic Mirrlees Taxation under Political Economy Constraints (with Daron Acemoglu and Michael Golosov), Review of Economic Studies (2009), 77(3): 841-881 [Paper]

A Theory of Liquidity and Regulation of Financial Intermediation (with E. Farhi and M. Golosov), Review of Economic Studies (2009), 76(3): 973-992 [Paper]

Markets versus Governments (with D. Acemoglu and M. Golosov) April 2007, Journal of Monetary Economics (2008), 55(1): 159-189 [Paper]

Political Economy of Mechanisms (with D. Acemoglu and M. Golosov), Econometrica (2008), 76(3): 619-641 [Paper]

Political Economy of Intermediate Goods Taxation (D. Acemoglu and M. Golosov), Journal of European Economic Association Papers and Proceedings (2007) [Paper]

Optimal Taxation with Endogenous Insurance Markets (with M.Golosov), Quarterly Journal of Economics (2007), 122(2): 487-534 [Paper]

Self-fulfilling Currency Crisis: The Role of Interest Rates (with C. Hellwig and A. Mukherji), American Economic Review (2006), 96(5): 1769-1787 [Paper]

Designing Optimal Disability Insurance: A Case for Asset Testing (with M. Golosov), Journal of Political Economy (2006), 114(2): 257-279 [Paper | Supplement]

New Dynamic Public Finance: a User’s Guide (with M. Golosov and I.Werning), NBER Macro Annual 2006 [Paper]

Optimal Indirect and Capital Taxation (with M. Golosov and N. Kocherlakota), Review of Economic Studies (2003), 70(3): 569-588 [Paper]

Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy with Commitment (with M. Golosov), The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, 2nd ed., Palgrave Macmillan [Paper]

Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy without Commitment (with M. Golosov), forthcoming The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, 2nd ed., Palgrave Macmillan [Paper]

 
Other Papers

Russian Attitudes Toward the West (with S. Guriev and M. Trudolyubov), CEFIR/NES Working Paper No. 135 [Paper]