Bruce I. Carlin

Jones School of Business
Rice University
1900 Rice Boulevard
Houston, TX 77005

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NBER Program Affiliations: CF
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Rice University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2020Deputization
with Tarik Umar, Hanyi Yi: w27225
September 2017FinTech Adoption Across Generations: Financial Fitness in the Information Age
with Arna Olafsson, Michaela Pagel: w23798
June 2017Finance, farms, and the Fed's early years
with William Mann: w23511
May 2017Asset Pricing in the Quest for the New El Dorado
with Daniel Andrei: w23455
March 2017Competing for Capital: Auditing and Credibility in Financial Reporting
with Raphael Boleslavsky, Christopher Cotton: w23273
Demand for Information and Asset Pricing
with Azi Ben-Rephael, Zhi Da, Ryan D. Israelsen: w23274
July 2014Learning Millennial-Style
with Li Jiang, Stephen A. Spiller: w20268

Published: Millennial-Style Learning: Search Intensity, Decision Making, and Information Sharing Bruce I. Carlin, Li Jiang, and Stephen A. Spiller Management Science , Articles in Advance

June 2014Model Disagreement and Economic Outlook
with Daniel Andrei, Michael Hasler: w20190
December 2012Disagreement and Asset Prices
with Francis A. Longstaff, Kyle Matoba: w18619

Published: Bruce I. Carlin & Francis A. Longstaff & Kyle Matoba, 2014. "Disagreement and asset prices," Journal of Financial Economics, vol 114(2), pages 226-238.

March 2012Search Fatigue
with Florian Ederer: w17895

Published: Bruce I. Carlin & Florian Ederer, 2019. "Search Fatigue," Review of Industrial Organization, vol 54(3), pages 485-508. citation courtesy of

August 2010What Does Financial Literacy Training Teach Us?
with David T. Robinson: w16271

Published: Bruce Ian Carlin & David T. Robinson, 2012. "What Does Financial Literacy Training Teach Us?," Journal of Economic Education, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 43(3), pages 235-247, July. citation courtesy of

July 2010Trading Complex Assets
with Shimon Kogan: w16187

Published: “Trading Complex Assets” (with Shimon Kogan and Richard Lowery). Journal of Finance 68: 1937-1960, 2013.

June 2010Competing for Attention in Financial Markets
with Shaun William Davies, Andrew Miles Iannaccone: w16085

Published: Competition, Comparative Performance, and Market Transparency (with Shaun Davies and Andrew Iannaccone). American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 4: 202-237, 2012.

September 2009On the Scholes Liquidation Problem
with David B. Brown, Miguel Sousa Lobo: w15381
July 2009When Does Libertarian Paternalism Work?
with Simon Gervais, Gustavo Manso: w15139

Published: Libertarian Paternalism, the Production of Knowledge, and Financial Decision-Making (with Simon Gervais and Gustavo Manso). Review of Financial Studies 26: 2204-2228, 2013.

May 2009Legal Protection in Retail Financial Markets
with Simon Gervais: w14972

Published: Legal Protection in Retail Financial Markets (with Simon Gervais). Review of Corporate Finance Studies 1: 68-108, 2012.

Obfuscation, Learning, and the Evolution of Investor Sophistication
with Gustavo Manso: w14954

Published: Bruce Ian Carlin & Gustavo Manso, 2011. "Obfuscation, Learning, and the Evolution of Investor Sophistication," Review of Financial Studies, vol 24(3), pages 754-785.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: Evidence from Blackjack Tables
with David T. Robinson: w14955

Published: Bruce I. Carlin & David T. Robinson, 2009. "Fear and loathing in Las Vegas: Evidence from blackjack tables," Judgment and Decision Making, Society for Judgment and Decision Making, vol. 4(5), pages 385-396, August. citation courtesy of

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