CEPR Discussion Papers 8 January 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

 

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Title

Author(s)

Pgm

Abstract


Australian Exceptionalism? Inequality and Living Standards 1821-1871

Laura Panza
Jeffrey G Williamson

EH

DP11756


The Rise of American Ingenuity: Innovation and Inventors of the Golden Age

Ufuk Akcigit
John Grigsby
Tom Nicholas

EH
MG

DP11755


Ambiguous Policy Announcements

Claudio Michelacci
Luigi Paciello

MEF

DP11754


Price Dynamics with Customer Markets

Luigi Paciello
Andrea Pozzi
Nicholas Trachter

MEF

DP11753


'Decessit sine prole' - Childlessness, Celibacy, and Survival of the Richest in Pre-Industrial England

David de la Croix
Eric Schneider
Jacob Weisdorf

EH

DP11752


Killer Incentives: Status Competition and Pilot Performance during World War II

Philipp Ager
Leonardo Bursztyn
Hans-Joachim Voth

EH
LE

DP11751


Shipping inside the Box: Containerization and Trade

Kerem Cosar
Banu Demir Pakel

IT

DP11750


Threshold-based forward guidance: hedging the zero bound

Lena Boneva
Richard Harrison
Matt Waldron

MEF

DP11749


Currency Wars? Unconventional Monetary Policy Does Not Stimulate Exports

Andrew K Rose

IMF
IT

DP11748


Reputation, Regulation and the Collapse of International Capital Markets, 1920-1935

Marc Flandreau

EH
IMF

DP11747


Saving and Wealth Inequality

Mariacristina De Nardi
Giulio Fella

MG
PE

DP11746


Uncertainty-driven business cycles: assessing the markup channel

Benjamin Born
Johannes Pfeifer

MEF

DP11745


How Robust Is the Result That the Cost of "Leaning Against the Wind" Exceeds the Benefit? Response to Adrian and Liang

Lars E O Svensson

MEF

DP11744


The Historical Evolution of the Wealth Distribution: A Quantitative-Theoretic Investigation

Joachim Hubmer
Per Krusell
Anthony A. Smith Jr

MG
PE

DP11743


Distinguishing Constraints on Financial Inclusion and Their Impact on GDP and Inequality

Era Dabla-Norris
Yan Ji
Robert M Townsend
Derya Filiz Unsal

DE
MG

DP11742


Maybe "honor thy father and thy mother": uncertain family aid and the design of social long term care insurance

Chiara Canta
Helmuth Cremer
Firouz Gahvari

PE

DP11741


Did the Renewable Fuel Standard Shift Market Expectations of the Price of Ethanol?

Christiane Baumeister
Reinhard Ellwanger
Lutz Kilian

PE

DP11740


Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind: Are Costs Larger Also with Less Effective Macroprudential Policy?

Lars E O Svensson

MEF

DP11739


Intergenerational Mobility and Preferences for Redistribution

Alberto Alesina
Stefanie Stantcheva
Edoardo Teso

PE

DP11738


Economic Crises and the Eligibility for the Lender of Last Resort: Evidence from Nineteenth Century France

Vincent Bignon
Clemens Jobst

EH

DP11737