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Journal of Policy Modeling Volume 39, Issue 3, May–June 2017


Impact of farm programs on farm households in the US by Ashok K. Mishra, Joseph C. Cooper

Food–feed–biofuel trilemma: Biotechnological innovation policy for sustainable development by Gouranga G. Das

Impatience and academic performance. Less effort and less ambitious goals by Maria De Paola, Francesca Gioia

Asymmetric unemployment-output tradeoff in the Eurozone by Bo Tang, Carlos Bethencourt

Natural interest rate: Assessing the stance of India’s monetary policy under uncertainty by Harendra Kumar Behera, Sitikantha Pattanaik, Rajesh Kavediya

Investments in education: What are the productivity gains? by Nabil Annabi

What determine remittances to Pakistan? The role of macroeconomic, political and financial factors by Faisal Abbas, Amjad Masood, Arifa Sakhawat

Does the observed value of Somali shilling deviate from its predicted value? by Mohamed Ibrahim Nor, Tajul Ariffin Masron

Wage rigidities in Colombia: Measurement, causes, and policy implications by Sonia A. Agudelo, Hector Sala

A comparative study of IMF bailouts on African recipient country health systems by Larry Li, Malick Sy, Adela McMurray


Journal of Policy Modeling Volume 39, Issue 2, March–April 2017


The Serengeti ecosystem—Burden or bounty? by Richard Damania, Pasquale Lucio Scandizzo

Wavelet-based monetary and fiscal policy in the Euro area by Patrick M. Crowley, David Hudgins

Emerging economies’ short-term private external debt as evidence of economic crisis by Oya Ekici, Karun Nemlioğlu

Will US inflation awake from the dead? The role of slack and non-linearities in the Phillips curve byBruno Albuquerque, Ursel Baumann

Maximizing price stability in a monetary economy by Warren Mosler, Damiano B. Silipo

Financial development and economic growth: Some theory and more evidence by Dilek Durusu-Ciftci, M. Serdar Ispir, Hakan Yetkiner

Unravelling the structure of Turkish exports: Impediments and policy by Öner Günçavdı, Saime Suna Kayam

The savings and investment relationship: The Feldstein–Horioka puzzle revisited by Saleheen Khan

The impact of government outsourcing on public spending: Evidence from European Union countries by José M. Alonso, Judith Clifton, Daniel Díaz-Fuentes

The quest for optimal monetary policy rules in India by Michael Debabrata Patra, Jeevan Kumar Khundrakpam, Sivaramakrishnan Gangadaran

The environmental Kuznets curve for carbon dioxide in India and China: Growth and pollution at crossroad by Debdatta Pal, Subrata Kumar Mitra

National Bureau of Economic Research Latest Working Papers during the week of August 07, 2017

The following NBER Working Papers were released in electronic format this week. Abbreviations in parentheses refer to NBER Research Programs. (visit http://www.nber.org/programs for Program information.)

1.  Rationally Inattentive Behavior: Characterizing and Generalizing Shannon Entropy by Andrew Caplin, Mark Dean, John Leahy #23652 (EFG) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23652?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

2.  Monetary Policy in the Capitals of Capital by Elena Gerko, Helene Rey #23651 (AP IFM ME) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23651?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

3.  A Survey of Global Impacts of Climate Change: Replication, Survey Methods, and a Statistical Analysis by William D. Nordhaus, Andrew Moffat #23646 (EEE PE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23646?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

4.  The Uptick in Income Segregation: Real Trend or Random Sampling Variance by John R. Logan, Andrew Foster, Jun Ke, Fan Li #23656 ( LS DEV) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23656?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

5.  The Structure of State Corporate Taxation and its Impact on State Tax Revenues and Economic Activity by Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato, Owen M. Zidar #23653 (PE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23653?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

6.  Investment-Horizon Spillovers by Alexander M. Chinco, Mao Ye #23650 (AP CF) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23650?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

7.  Foreign Investment and Domestic Productivity: Identifying Knowledge Spillovers and Competition Effects by Christian Fons-Rosen, Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan, Bent E. Sorensen, Carolina Villegas-Sanchez, Vadym Volosovych #23643 (IFM) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23643?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

8.  The Emergence of Weak, Despotic and Inclusive States by Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson #23657 (POL)

9.  The Generic Drug User Fee Amendments:  An Economic Perspective by Ernst R. Berndt, Rena M. Conti, Stephen J. Murphy #23642 (HC HE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23642?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

10.  Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Role for Physician Education? by Molly Schnell, Janet Currie #23645 (HC HE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23645?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

11.  Valuing Pain using the Subjective Well-being Method by Thorhildur Olafsdottir, Tinna Laufey Asgeirsdottir, Edward C. Norton #23649 (HC HE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23649?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

12.  Political Distribution Risk and Aggregate Fluctuations by Thorsten Drautzburg, Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde, Pablo Guerron-Quintana #23647 (EFG) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23647?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

13.  Sympathy for the Diligent and the Demand for Workfare by Andres Drenik, Ricardo Perez-Truglia #23659 (PE POL) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23659?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

14.  The Tradeoffs in Leaning Against the Wind by Francois Gourio, Anil K Kashyap, Jae Sim #23658 (CF EFG ME)

15.  Women, Work, and Family by Francine D. Blau, Anne E. Winkler #23644 (LS) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23644?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

16.  Survival Ambiguity and Welfare by Frank N. Caliendo, Aspen Gorry, Sita Slavov #23648 (AG PE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23648?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

17.  Which Banks Recover From Large Adverse Shocks? by Emilia Bonaccorsi di Patti, Anil Kashyap #23654 (CF EFG ME) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23654?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

18.  Estimating the Value of Higher Education Financial Aid: Evidence from a Field Experiment by Christian Belzil, Arnaud Maurel, Modibo Sidibe #23641 (ED LS) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23641?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw

19.  Consumption and Income Inequality in the U.S. Since the 1960s by Bruce D. Meyer, James X. Sullivan #23655 (EFG LS PE) http://papers.nber.org/papers/w23655?utm_campaign=ntw&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ntw


Courtesy: NBER

Journal of Political Economy, Volume 125, Number 3, June 2017


Avoiding the Ask: A Field Experiment on Altruism, Empathy, and Charitable Giving by James AndreoniJustin M. RaoHannah Trachtman
Policy Intervention in Debt Renegotiation: Evidence from the Home Affordable Modification Program by Sumit AgarwalGene AmrominItzhak Ben-DavidSouphala ChomsisengphetTomasz PiskorskiAmit Seru
Asset Return Dynamics under Habits and Bad Environment–Good Environment Fundamentals by Geert BekaertEric Engstrom
Admitting Students to Selective Education Programs: Merit, Profiling, and Affirmative Action by Dario CestauDennis EppleHolger Sieg
Estimating the Innovator’s Dilemma: Structural Analysis of Creative Destruction in the Hard Disk Drive Industry, 1981–1998 by Mitsuru Igami
Every Breath You Take—Every Dollar You’ll Make: The Long-Term Consequences of the Clean Air Act of 1970 by Adam IsenMaya Rossin-SlaterW. Reed Walker
Emotions and Political Unrest by Francesco PassarelliGuido Tabellini

URL: http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/toc/jpe/2017/125/3

Courtesy: Uchicago

Economica, Volume 84, Issue 335, July 2017


The World Economy, Volume 40, Issue 6, June 2017


The Impact of Exports on Economic Growth: It’s the Market Form (pages 1040–1052)Michael Jetter

Time Zone Effect and the Margins of Exports (pages 1053–1067)Rishav Bista and Rebecca Tomasik

Journal of Public Economics Volume 151, July 2017


Special Section on TAPES 2014 – Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar: Personal Income Taxation and Household Behavior

Introduction on Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar: Personal income taxation and household behavior by Roger Gordon, Christian Keuschnigg

The response of deferred executive compensation to changes in tax rates by Aspen Gorry, Kevin A. Hassett, R. Glenn Hubbard, Aparna Mathur

The elasticity of taxable income in the presence of deduction possibilities by Philipp Doerrenberg, Andreas Peichl, Sebastian Siegloch

Cross-country evidence on the relation between capital gains taxes, risk, and expected returns by Luzi Hail, Stephanie Sikes, Clare Wang

Do dividend taxes affect corporate investment? by Annette Alstadsæter, Martin Jacob, Roni Michaely

Does front-loading taxation increase savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) introductions by John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian

Do Required Minimum Distribution Rules Matter? The Effect of the 2009 Holiday on Retirement Plan Distributions by Jeffrey R. Brown, James Poterba, David P. Richardson

Voluntary disclosure of evaded taxes — Increasing revenue, or increasing incentives to evade? by Dominika Langenmayr

Regulatory protective measures and risky behavior: Evidence from ice hockey by Alberto Chong, Pascual Restrepo

Uncertain altruism and the provision of long term care by Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari, Pierre Pestieau

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/00472727/151?sdc=1
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