Alberto Bisin

Department of Economics
New York University
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New York, NY 10012
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NBER Program Affiliations: POL
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: New York University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

July 2020Learning Epidemiology by Doing: The Empirical Implications of a Spatial-SIR Model with Behavioral Responses
with Andrea Moro: w27590
September 2019Marriage, Fertility, and Cultural Integration in Italy
with Giulia Tura: w26303
Dynamic Social Interactions and Health Risk Behavior
with Tiziano Arduini, Onur Özgür, Eleonora Patacchini: w26223
April 2017On the Joint Evolution of Culture and Institutions
with Thierry Verdier: w23375
January 2016Skewed Wealth Distributions: Theory and Empirics
with Jess Benhabib: w21924

Published: Jess Benhabib & Alberto Bisin, 2018. "Skewed Wealth Distributions: Theory and Empirics," Journal of Economic Literature, vol 56(4), pages 1261-1291. citation courtesy of

November 2015Wealth Distribution and Social Mobility in the US: A Quantitative Approach
with Jess Benhabib, Mi Luo: w21721

Published: Jess Benhabib & Alberto Bisin & Mi Luo, 2019. "Wealth Distribution and Social Mobility in the US: A Quantitative Approach," American Economic Review, vol 109(5), pages 1623-1647. citation courtesy of

July 2014Equilibrium Corporate Finance and Intermediation
with Piero Gottardi, Guido Ruta: w20345
May 2014The Wealth Distribution in Bewley Models with Investment Risk
with Jess Benhabib, Shenghao Zhu: w20157
January 2014Present-Bias, Procrastination and Deadlines in a Field Experiment
with Kyle Hyndman: w19874

Published: Alberto Bisin & Kyle Hyndman, 2019. "Present-bias, procrastination and deadlines in a field experiment," Games and Economic Behavior, .

July 2011The Empirical Content of Models with Multiple Equilibria in Economies with Social Interactions
with Andrea Moro, Giorgio Topa: w17196
April 2011Counterparty Risk Externality: Centralized Versus Over-the-counter Markets
with Viral V. Acharya: w17000

Published: “Counterparty Risk Externality: Centralized versus Over - the - counter Markets” with Alberto Bisin, Journal of Economic Theory , 2014, 149 , 153 - 182 citation courtesy of

November 2010The Economics of Cultural Transmission and Socialization
with Thierry Verdier: w16512

Published: `The Economics of Cultural Transmission and Socialization,' with Thierry Verdier, in Handbook of Social Economics , Jess Ben- habib, Alberto Bisin, Matt Jackson, eds., Elsevier, 2010.

October 2010Bend It Like Beckham: Ethnic Identity and Integration
with Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier, Yves Zenou: w16465

Published: Alberto Bisin & Eleonora Patacchini & Thierry Verdier & Yves Zenou, 2016. "Bend it like Beckham: Ethnic identity and integration," European Economic Review, . citation courtesy of

February 2009The distribution of wealth and fiscal policy in economies with finitely lived agents
with Jess Benhabib: w14730

Published: Jess Benhabib & Alberto Bisin & Shenghao Zhu, 2011. "The Distribution of Wealth and Fiscal Policy in Economies With Finitely Lived Agents," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 79(1), pages 123-157, 01. citation courtesy of

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