Department Working Papers – 2001

Working Papers Listed by Author

Working Papers Listed by Year:

26) “Changes in Women’s Hours of Market Work: The Effect of Changing Returns to Experience”
Claudia Olivetti (olivetti@bu.edu), December 2001
25) “Combating the Crisis in Government Accountability: A Review of Recent International Experience”
Dilip Mookherjee (dilipm@bu.edu), December 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
24) “Effects of Ownership Composition on Performance: Evidence form Czech Republic”
Andrew Weiss (aweiss@bu.edu), Georgiy Nikitin, December 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
23) “Racial Justice; The Superficial Morality of Colour-Blindness in the United States”
Glenn C. Loury (gloury@bu.edu), December 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
22) “Incentive Structure For Class Action Lawyers”
Alon Klement, Zvika Neeman (zvika@bu.edu), November 2001
21) “Diaspora and Development: Highly Skilled Migrants from East Asia”
Robert E. B. Lucas (rlucas@bu.edu), November 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
20) “Why Is Language Vague”
Barton L. Lipman (blipman@bu.edu), October 2001
19) “Threats and Concessions in Tariff Settings”
Taiji Furusawa, October 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
18) “Switching Costs In Infinitely Repeated Games”
Barton L. Lipman (blipman@bu.edu), Ruqu Wang, September 2001
17) “Residual Based Tests For Cointegration With GLS Detrended Data”
Pierre Perron (perron@bu.edu), Gabriel Rodrfguez, September 2001
16) “Computation and Analysis of Multiple Structural Change Models”
Jushan Bai, Pierre Perron (perron@bu.edu), September 2001
15) “Risk Selection And Matching In Performance-Based Contracting”
Mingshan Lu, Ching-To Albert Ma, Lasheng Yuan, July 2001
14) “Vote-Trading As An Instrument Of Corporate Goverance”
Zvika Neeman, Gerhard O. Orosel, June 2001
13) “A Note On The Selection Of Time Series Models”
Serena Ng, Pierre Perron (perron@bu.edu), June 2001
12) “The Coming Generational Storm”
Laurence J. Kotlikoff (kotlikof@bu.edu), June 2001
11) “Death Spirals, Switching Costs, And Health Premium Payment Systems”
Randall P. Ellis (ellisrp@bu.edu), Filipa Aragao, May 2001
10) “Does Participating In A 401(k) Raise Your Lifetime Taxes”
Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff (kotlikof@bu.edu), Todd Neumann, May 2001
09) “Women’s Leadership and Policy Decisions: Evidence from a Nationwide Randomized Experiment in India”
Raghabendra Chattopadhyay, Esther Duflo, May 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
08) “Turnover and Job Training in Developing and Developed Countries: Evidence from Colombia and the United States”
Julie Anderson Schaffner, May 2001 (tables) *IED Discussion Papers
07) “Multiple Structural Change Models: A Simulation Analysis”
Jushan Bai, Pierre Perron (perron@bu.edu), April 2001
06) “Generational Policy”
Laurence J. Kotlikoff (kotlikof@bu.edu), February 2001
05) “The Case For A Tax Hike”
Laurence J. Kotlikoff (kotlikof@bu.edu), February 2001 *Policy Pieces
04) “The Robustness Of Scoring Rules Against Inefficient Manipulation”
Eyal Baharad, Zvika Neeman (zvika@bu.edu), February 2001
03) “Transition Dynamics in Vintage Capital Models: Explaining the Postwar Catch-up of Germany and Japan”
Simon Gilchrist (sgilchri@bu.edu), John C. Williams, January 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
02) “Technology, Trade and Growth: A Unified Framework”
Jonathan Eaton, Samuel Kortum, February 2001 *IED Discussion Papers
01) “The Mismatch Between Life Insurance Holdings And Financial Vulnerabilities: Evidence From The Health And Retirement Survey”
B. Douglas Bernheim, Lorenzo Forni, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff (kotlikof@bu.edu), Debraj Ray, January 2001