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w24395 José A. Azar
Ioana Marinescu
Marshall I. Steinbaum
Bledi Taska

Concentration in US Labor Markets: Evidence From Online Vacancy Data
w24399 Lin William Cong
Zhiguo He

Blockchain Disruption and Smart Contracts
w24404 Loukas Karabarbounis
Brent Neiman

Accounting for Factorless Income
w24363 Nathan Chappell
Adam B. Jaffe

Intangible Investment and Firm Performance
w24370 Bronwyn H. Hall
Is There a Role for Patents in the Financing of Innovative Firms?
w24372 Ioana Marinescu
Nadav Klein
Andrew Chamberlain
Morgan Smart

Incentives Can Reduce Bias in Online Reviews
w24376 Nathan Chappell
Adam B. Jaffe
Trinh Le

Worker Flows, Entry and Productivity in the New Zealand Construction Industry
w24349 Michael Ostrovsky
Michael Schwarz

Carpooling and the Economics of Self-Driving Cars
w24354 David C. Chan
Michael J. Dickstein

Industry Input in Policymaking: Evidence from Medicare
w24359 Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi

Seeing the Forest for the Trees? An Investigation of Network Knowledge
w24361 Chiara Farronato
Andrey Fradkin

The Welfare Effects of Peer Entry in the Accommodation Market: The Case of Airbnb
w24317 Samantha Bates
John Bowers
Shane Greenstein
Jordi Weinstock
Jonathan Zittrain

Evidence of Decreasing Internet Entropy: The Lack of Redundancy in DNS Resolution by Major Websites and Services
w24334 Patrick Bajari
Victor Chernozhukov
Ali Hortaçsu
Junichi Suzuki

The Impact of Big Data on Firm Performance: An Empirical Investigation
w24302 Marc-Andreas Muendler
James E. Rauch

Do Employee Spinoffs Learn Markets From Their Parents? Evidence From International Trade
w24306 Matthew Backus
Thomas Blake
Bradley Larsen
Steven Tadelis

Sequential Bargaining in the Field: Evidence from Millions of Online Bargaining Interactions
w24273 Kyle Bagwell
Robert W. Staiger
Ali Yurukoglu

Quantitative Analysis of Multi-Party Tariff Negotiations
w24275 Diego Aparicio
Alberto Cavallo

Targeted Price Controls on Supermarket Products
w24282 Paul R. Milgrom
Steven Tadelis

How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Can Impact Market Design
w24284 Ajay K. Agrawal
Joshua S. Gans
Avi Goldfarb

Human Judgment and AI Pricing
w24242 June Ma
Joshua S. Gans
Rabee Tourky

Market Structure in Bitcoin Mining
w24249 Nicholas Bloom
Aprajit Mahajan
David McKenzie
John Roberts

Do Management Interventions Last? Evidence from India
w24253 Ginger Zhe Jin
Artificial Intelligence and Consumer Privacy
w24210 Barry Bosworth
John Bieler
Michael Kleinrock
Eric Koepcke
Ernst R. Berndt

An Evaluation of the CPI Indexes for Prescription Drugs
w24214 Sophia Ying Li
Joe Mazur
Yongjoon Park
James W. Roberts
Andrew Sweeting
Jun Zhang

Endogenous and Selective Service Choices After Airline Mergers
w24206 Michael Kremer
Christopher M. Snyder

Preventives Versus Treatments Redux: Tighter Bounds on Distortions in Innovation Incentives with an Application to the Global Demand for HIV Pharmaceuticals
w24197 Glenn Ellison
Sara Fisher Ellison

Match Quality, Search, and the Internet Market for Used Books
w24199 John Haltiwanger
Robert Kulick
Chad Syverson

Misallocation Measures: The Distortion That Ate the Residual
w24201 Francesco Decarolis
Leonardo M. Giuffrida
Elisabetta Iossa
Vincenzo Mollisi
Giancarlo Spagnolo

Bureaucratic Competence and Procurement Outcomes
w24182 Ralph Koijen
Motohiro Yogo

The Fragility of Market Risk Insurance
w24155 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Keith A. Joiner
Pierre-Thomas Léger

Physician Practice Style and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Emergency Departments
w24161 John Gathergood
Neale Mahoney
Neil Stewart
Joerg Weber

How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? The Balance-Matching Heuristic
w24172 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Joshua D. Angrist
Yusuke Narita
Parag A. Pathak

Impact Evaluation in Matching Markets with General Tie-Breaking
w24147 José Azar
Ioana Marinescu
Marshall I. Steinbaum

Labor Market Concentration
w24124 Eugenio J. Miravete
Katja Seim
Jeff Thurk

One Markup to Rule Them All: Taxation by Liquor Pricing Regulation
w24133 Martin B. Hackmann
Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry
w24094 Hunt Allcott
Rebecca Diamond
Jean-Pierre Dubé

The Geography of Poverty and Nutrition: Food Deserts and Food Choices Across the United States
w24104 Vojislav Maksimovic
Gordon M. Phillips
Liu Yang

Do Public Firms Respond to Investment Opportunities More than Private Firms? The Impact of Initial Firm Quality
w24081 John (Jianqiu) Bai
Daniel Carvalho
Gordon M. Phillips

The Impact of Bank Credit on Labor Reallocation and Aggregate Industry Productivity
w24082 Gordon M. Phillips
Alexei Zhdanov

Venture Capital Investments and Merger and Acquisition Activity Around the World
w24055 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein

Moral Hazard in Health Insurance: What We Know and How We Know It
w24020 Ernst R. Berndt
Mark R. Trusheim

The Information Pharms Race and Competitive Dynamics of Precision Medicine: Insights from Game Theory
w24024 Ali Hortaçsu
Jakub Kastl
Allen Zhang

Bid Shading and Bidder Surplus in the U.S. Treasury Auction System
w24026 Amitabh Chandra
Craig Garthwaite
Ariel Dora Stern

Characterizing the Drug Development Pipeline for Precision Medicines
w24037 Casey B. Mulligan
The Employer Penalty, Voluntary Compliance, and the Size Distribution of Firms: Evidence from a Survey of Small Businesses
w24018 Brandon Gipper
Luzi Hail
Christian Leuz

On the Economics of Audit Partner Tenure and Rotation: Evidence from PCAOB Data
w24017 Parag A. Pathak
Peng Shi

How Well Do Structural Demand Models Work? Counterfactual Predictions in School Choice
w23996 Stefano DellaVigna
Matthew Gentzkow

Uniform Pricing in US Retail Chains
w24001 Erik Brynjolfsson
Daniel Rock
Chad Syverson

Artificial Intelligence and the Modern Productivity Paradox: A Clash of Expectations and Statistics
w23973 Richard G. Newell
Brian C. Prest

The Unconventional Oil Supply Boom: Aggregate Price Response from Microdata
w23962 Francesco Decarolis
Maris Goldmanis
Antonio Penta

Marketing Agencies and Collusive Bidding in Online Ad Auctions
w23969 Juin-Jen Chang
Ching-Chong Lai
Ping Wang

A Tale of Two Cities: Cross-Border Casino Competition Between Detroit and Windsor
w23956 David Dranove
Christopher Ody
Amanda Starc

A Dose of Managed Care: Controlling Drug Spending in Medicaid
w23940 Graham Beattie
Ruben Durante
Brian Knight
Ananya Sen

Advertising Spending and Media Bias: Evidence from News Coverage of Car Safety Recalls
w23908 Fiona Burlig
Christopher Knittel
David Rapson
Mar Reguant
Catherine Wolfram

Machine Learning from Schools about Energy Efficiency
w23911 Tomás Rau
Miguel Sarzosa
Sergio S. Urzúa

The Children of the Missed Pill
w23870 Felipe Barrera-Osorio
David S. Blakeslee
Matthew Hoover
Leigh Linden
Dhushyanth Raju
Stephen P. Ryan

Delivering Education to the Underserved Through a Public-Private Partnership Program in Pakistan
w23874 Sabrina T. Howell
Learning from Feedback: Evidence from New Ventures
w23887 Louis Kaplow
Optimal Regulation with Exemptions
w23891 Joshua D. Angrist
Sydnee Caldwell
Jonathan V. Hall

Uber vs. Taxi: A Driver's Eye View
w23855 Thomas R. Covert
Ryan Kellogg

Crude by Rail, Option Value, and Pipeline Investment
w23856 James Archsmith
Kenneth Gillingham
Christopher R. Knittel
David S. Rapson

Attribute Substitution in Household Vehicle Portfolios
w23817 Pablo Kurlat
Florian Scheuer

Signaling to Experts
w23822 Donald R. Davis
Jonathan I. Dingel
Joan Monras
Eduardo Morales

How Segregated is Urban Consumption?
w23829 David Besanko
Ulrich Doraszelski
Yaroslav Kryukov

How Efficient is Dynamic Competition? The Case of Price as Investment
w23768 Elaine L. Hill
David Slusky
Donna Ginther

Medically Necessary but Forbidden: Reproductive Health Care in Catholic-owned Hospitals
w23770 Aditya Bhave
Eric Budish

Primary-Market Auctions for Event Tickets: Eliminating the Rents of 'Bob the Broker'?
w23771 Eduardo M. Azevedo
Eric Budish

Strategy-proofness in the Large
w23775 Jean-Pierre Dubé
Sanjog Misra

Scalable Price Targeting
w23777 Enghin Atalay
Ali Hortaçsu
Mary Jialin Li
Chad Syverson

How Wide Is the Firm Border?
w23778 Erik Eyster
Kristof Madarasz
Pascal Michaillat

Pricing when Customers Care about Fairness but Misinfer Markups
w23801 John Asker
Allan Collard-Wexler
Jan De Loecker

Market Power, Production (Mis)Allocation and OPEC
w23755 Mark D. Flood
Dror Y. Kenett
Robin L. Lumsdaine
Jonathan K. Simon

The Complexity of Bank Holding Companies: A Topological Approach
w23728 Isaac Ehrlich
Dunli Li
Zhiqiang Liu

The Role of Entrepreneurial Human Capital as a Driver of Endogenous Economic Growth
w23742 Kate Ho
Robin S. Lee

Equilibrium Provider Networks: Bargaining and Exclusion in Health Care Markets
w23678 Panle Jia Barwick
Shengmao Cao
Shanjun Li

Local Protectionism, Market Structure, and Social Welfare: China's Automobile Market
w23687 Jan De Loecker
Jan Eeckhout

The Rise of Market Power and the Macroeconomic Implications
w23698 Joshua Angrist
Pierre Azoulay
Glenn Ellison
Ryan Hill
Susan Feng Lu

Inside Job or Deep Impact? Using Extramural Citations to Assess Economic Scholarship
w23718 Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Does (Formal) Health Insurance Do, and For Whom?
w23662 Neha Bairoliya
Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Jeffrey S. McCullough
Amil Petrin

Consumer Learning and the Entry of Generic Pharmaceuticals
w23665 Scott R. Baker
Stephanie Johnson
Lorenz Kueng

Shopping for Lower Sales Tax Rates
w23624 Benjamin R. Handel
Igal Hendel
Michael D. Whinston

The Welfare Effects of Long-Term Health Insurance Contracts
w23625 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

Quicksand or Bedrock for Behavioral Economics? Assessing Foundational Empirical Questions
w23627 Rudi Bekkers
Christian Catalini
Arianna Martinelli
Cesare Righi
Timothy Simcoe

Disclosure Rules and Declared Essential Patents
w23639 Thomas N. Hubbard
Michael J. Mazzeo

When Demand Increases Cause Shakeouts
w23632 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton Miller
Caroline Weber

The Taxation of Recreational Marijuana: Evidence from Washington State
w23616 Sumit Agarwal
J. Bradford Jensen
Ferdinando Monte

The Geography of Consumption
w23621 Jeremy T. Fox
A Note on Nonparametric Identification of Distributions of Random Coefficients in Multinomial Choice Models
w23569 Joachim Freyberger
Bradley J. Larsen

Identification in Ascending Auctions, with an Application to Digital Rights Management
w23581 Giulia Brancaccio
Myrto Kalouptsidi
Theodore Papageorgiou

Geography, Search Frictions and Endogenous Trade Costs
w23583 Germán Gutiérrez
Thomas Philippon

Declining Competition and Investment in the U.S.
w23556 Joseph E. Stiglitz
Jungyoll Yun
Andrew Kosenko

Equilibrium in a Competitive Insurance Market Under Adverse Selection with Endogenous Information
w23535 Daniel McFadden
Foundations of Welfare Economics and Product Market Applications
w23513 Christine L. Carroll
Colin A. Carter
Rachael E. Goodhue
C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell

Crop Disease and Agricultural Productivity
w23526 Ali Hortaçsu
Fernando Luco
Steven L. Puller
Dongni Zhu

Does Strategic Ability Affect Efficiency? Evidence from Electricity Markets
w23494 SeHyoun Ahn
Greg Kaplan
Benjamin Moll
Thomas Winberry
Christian Wolf

When Inequality Matters for Macro and Macro Matters for Inequality
w23495 Hannah Krovetz
Rebecca Taylor
Sofia Villas-Boas

Willingness to Pay for Low Water Footprint Food Choices During Drought
w23491 Emily Breza
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Tyler H. McCormick
Mengjie Pan

Using Aggregated Relational Data to Feasibly Identify Network Structure without Network Data
w23468 Juan Pablo Atal
Hanming Fang
Martin Karlsson
Nicolas R. Ziebarth

Exit, Voice or Loyalty? An Investigation into Mandated Portability of Front-Loaded Private Health Plans
w23469 Ross Levine
Chen Lin
Zigan Wang

Acquiring Banking Networks
w23483 Tatyana Deryugina
Alexander MacKay
Julian Reif

The Long-Run Dynamics of Electricity Demand: Evidence from Municipal Aggregation
w23473 Daniel Garrett
Andrey Ordin
James W. Roberts
Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato

Tax Advantages and Imperfect Competition in Auctions for Municipal Bonds
w23455 Daniel Andrei
Bruce I. Carlin

Asset Pricing in the Quest for the New El Dorado
w23434 Chen Lin
Thomas Schmid
Michael S. Weisbach

Price Risk, Production Flexibility, and Liquidity Management: Evidence from Electricity Generating Firms
w23352 James Andreoni
Satisfaction Guaranteed: When Moral Hazard meets Moral Preferences
w23353 Steve Cicala
Ethan M.J. Lieber
Victoria Marone

Cost of Service Regulation in U.S. Health Care: Minimum Medical Loss Ratios
w23361 Jean-François Houde
Peter Newberry
Katja Seim

Economies of Density in E-Commerce: A Study of Amazon's Fulfillment Center Network
w23296 M. Keith Chen
Judith A. Chevalier
Peter E. Rossi
Emily Oehlsen

The Value of Flexible Work: Evidence from Uber Drivers
w23299 Judith A. Chevalier
Yaniv Dover
Dina Mayzlin

Channels of Impact: User Reviews when Quality is Dynamic and Managers Respond
w23300 Nicholas Bloom
Erik Brynjolfsson
Lucia Foster
Ron S. Jarmin
Megha Patnaik
Itay Saporta-Eksten
John Van Reenen

What Drives Differences in Management?
w23276 Matthew Gentzkow
Bryan T. Kelly
Matt Taddy

Text as Data
w23277 Alec Brandon
Paul J. Ferraro
John A. List
Robert D. Metcalfe
Michael K. Price
Florian Rundhammer

Do The Effects of Social Nudges Persist? Theory and Evidence from 38 Natural Field Experiments
w23282 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna

What do Editors Maximize? Evidence from Four Leading Economics Journals
w23286 Hanming Fang
Zenan Wu

Life Insurance and Life Settlement Markets with Overconfident Policyholders
w23255 John R. Graham
Campbell R. Harvey
Jillian Popadak
Shivaram Rajgopal

Corporate Culture: Evidence from the Field
w23257 Kenneth J. Arrow
Kamran Bilir
Alan T. Sorensen

The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals
w23211 Itzhak Ben-David
Marieke Bos

Impulsive Consumption and Financial Wellbeing: Evidence from an Increase in the Availability of Alcohol
w23202 Jose Asturias
Sewon Hur
Timothy J. Kehoe
Kim J. Ruhl

Firm Entry and Exit and Aggregate Growth
w23163 Fatih Guvenen
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl
Jae Song
Motohiro Yogo

Worker Betas: Five Facts about Systematic Earnings Risk
w23143 David Berger
Joseph Vavra

Shocks vs. Responsiveness: What Drives Time-Varying Dispersion?
w23121 Benjamin Hermalin
Michael Weisbach

Assessing Managerial Ability: Implications for Corporate Governance
w23131 Cory Capps
Dennis W. Carlton
Guy David

Antitrust Treatment of Nonprofits: Should Hospitals Receive Special Care?
w23090 Vilsa Curto
Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Jonathan D. Levin
Jay Bhattacharya

Healthcare Spending and Utilization in Public and Private Medicare
w23100 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney

Provider Incentives and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals
w23104 Sonia P. Jaffe
Mark Shepard

Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups
w23105 Chien-Yu Lai
Andreas Lange
John A. List
Michael K. Price

The Business of Business is Business: Why (Some) Firms Should Provide Public Goods when they Sell Private Goods
w23080 Liangliang Jiang
Ross Levine
Chen Lin

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?
w23034 Ulrich Doraszelski
Katja Seim
Michael Sinkinson
Peichun Wang

Ownership Concentration and Strategic Supply Reduction
w23045 Chia-Wen Chen
Wei-Min Hu
Christopher R. Knittel

Subsidizing Fuel Efficient Cars: Evidence from China's Automobile Industry
w23046 Joshua S. Gans
Avi Goldfarb
Mara Lederman

Exit, Tweets and Loyalty
w23053 Steve Cicala
Imperfect Markets versus Imperfect Regulation in U.S. Electricity Generation
w23058 Ben Shiller
Joel Waldfogel
Johnny Ryan

Will Ad Blocking Break the Internet?
w23022 Matthew Backus
Thomas Blake
Dimitriy V. Masterov
Steven Tadelis

Expectation, Disappointment, and Exit: Reference Point Formation in a Marketplace
w23024 Ryan Kellogg
Gasoline Price Uncertainty and the Design of Fuel Economy Standards

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