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Konstantin Büchel und Maximilian von Ehrlich Cities and the Structure of Social Interactions: Evidence from Mobile Phone Data
DP 1607
Victor Chernozhukov, Ivan Fernandez-Val, Blaise Melly, Kaspar Wüthrich Generic Inference on Quantile and Quantile Effect Functions for Discrete Outcomes
DP 1606
George Elias
Benchmarking Heterogeneous Distribution System Operators: Evidence from Norway
DP 1605
Blaise Melly und Kaspar Wüthrich Local quantile treatment effects
DP 1604
Klaus Neusser
A Topological View on the Identification of Structural Vector Autoregressions
DP 1603
Maximilian von Ehrlich und Tobias Seidel Financial development and inequality in the global economy
DP 1602
Philipp Wegmueller International Evidence on Time-Variation in Trend Labor Productivity Growth
DP 1601
Claude Fluet und Winand Emons 1
Strategic Communication with Reporting Costs
DP 1015
Eberhard Feess, Michael Gerfin, Gerd Muehlheusser
Contracts as Rent-Seeking Devices: Evidence from German Soccer
DP 1014
Christian Almer, Ralph Winkler
Strategic behavior in IEAs: When and why countries joined the Kyoto Protocol
DP 1013
Maik T. Schneider, Ralph Winkler
Growth and Welfare under Endogenous Lifetime
DP 1012
Michael Gerfin, Boris Kaiser
The Effects of Immigration on Wages: An Application of the Structural Skill-Cell Approach
DP 1011
Reto Foellmi
Inequality and Aggregate Savings in the Neoclassical Growth Model
DP 1010
Reto Foellmi, Rina Rosenblatt-Wisch, Klaus Reiner Schenk-Hoppé
Consumption Paths under Prospect Utility in an Optimal Growth Model
DP 1009
Reto Foellmi, Christian Hepenstrick, Josef Zweimüller
Non-homothetic preferences, parallel imports and the extensive margin of international trade
DP 1008
Georg Müller-Fürstenberger, Gunter Stephan
What Really Matters: Discounting, Technological Change and Sustainable Climate
DP 1007
Maik T. Schneider, Christian Traeger, Ralph Winkler
Trading Off Generations: Infinitely-Lived Agent Versus OLG
DP 1006
Reto Foellmi, Manuel Oechslin
Market Imperfections, Wealth Inequality, and the Distribution of Trade Gains
DP 1005
Reto Foellmi, Josef Zweimüller
Mass versus Exclusive Goods, and Formal-Sector Employment
DP 1004
Philipp Ackermann
External Price Benchmarking vs. Price Negotiation for Pharmaceuticals
DP 1003
Philipp Ackermann
Litigation and Settlement under Court Error
DP 1002
Philipp Ackermann
Loyalty Rewards and Monopoly Pricing
DP 1001
Winand Emons
Incentive Compatible Reimbursement Schemes for Physicians
DP 0707
Andras Niedermayer
On Platforms, Incomplete Contracts, and Open Source Software
DP 0706
Simon Loertscher, Andras Niedermayer
When is Seller Price Setting with Linear Fees Optimal for Intermediaries?
DP 0705
Gregor Baeurle, Daniel Burren
A Note on Business Cycle Accounting
DP 0704
Beatriz Gaitan, Terry L. Roe
Path Interdependence in a Dynamic Two Country Heckscher-Ohlin Model
DP 0703
Harris Dellas, Ana Fernandes
Finance and Competition
DP 0702
Winand Emons, Claude Fluet
Accuracy versus Falsification Costs: The optimal Amount of Evidence under different Procedures
DP 0701
Andras Niedermayer, Daniel Niedermayer
Applying Markowitz's Critical Line Algorithm
DP 0518
Robert Aebi, Klaus Neusser, Peter Steiner
A Large Deviation Approach to the Measurement of Mobility
DP 0517
Andras Niedermayer
Does a Platform Owning Monopolist Want Competition?
DP 0516
Aleksander Berentsen, Esther Bruegger, Simon Loertscher
Learning, voting and the information trap
DP 0515
Simon Loertscher, Yves Schneider
Switching Costs, Firm Size, and Market Structure
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Sascha O. Becker, Samuel Bentolila, Ana Fernandes, Andrea Ichino
Job Insecurity and Youth Emancipation: A Theoretical Approach
DP 0513
Ana Fernandes
Knowledge, Technology Adoption and Financial Innovation
DP 0512
Simon Loertscher
Market making oligopoly
DP 0511
Simon Loertscher, Gerd Muehlheusser
Global and local players in a model of spatial competition
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Simon Loertscher
Horizontally Differentiated Market Makers
DP 0509
Alain Egli
Hotelling's Beach with Linear and Quadratic Transportation Costs: Existence of Pure Strategy Equilibria
DP 0508
Reto Nyffeler
Different Modeling Strategies for Discrete Choice Models of Female Labour Supply: Estimates for Switzerland
DP 0507
Stefan Sebastian Fahrlaender
Semiparametric Construction of Spatial Generalized Hedonic Models for Private Properties
DP 0506
Winand Emons, Claude Fluet
The Optimal Amount of Falsfied Testimony
DP 0505
Esther Bruegger
Replicator Dynamics with Frequency Dependent Stage Games
DP 0504
Esther Bruegger
Endogenous Institutions and the Dynamics of Corruption
DP 0503
Jaroslava Hlouskova, Martin Wagner
The Performance of Panel Unit Root and Stationarity Tests: Results from a Large Scale Simulation Study
DP 0502
Georg Müller-Fürstenberger, Gunter Stephan
Intensity Targeting or Emission CAPS: Non-Cooperative Climate Change Policies and Technological Change
DP 0501
Alain Egli
On Stability in Competition: Tying and Horizontal Product Differentiation
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Winand Emons
Playing It Safe with Low Conditional Fees versus Being Insured by High Contingent Fees
DP 0418
Martin Wagner, Georg Müller-Fürstenberger
The Carbon Kuznets Curve: A Cloudy Picture Emitted by Bad Econometrics?
DP 0417
Alain Egli
On Holders, Blades and Other Tie-In Sales
DP 0416
Martin Wagner, Jaroslava Hlouskova
What's Really the Story with this Balassa-Samuelson Effect in the CEECs?
DP 0415
Wolfgang Drobetz, Gabrielle Wanzenried
What Determines the Speed of Adjustment to the Target Capital Structure?
DP 0414
Robert E. Leu, Martin Schellhorn
The evolution of income-related health inequalities in Switzerland over time
DP 0413
Robert E. Leu, Martin Schellhorn
The evolution of income-related inequalities in health care utilization in Switzerland over time
DP 0412
Stefan Beiner, Markus Schmid, Gabrielle Wanzenried
Product Market Competition, Managerial Inventives, and Firm Valuation
DP 0411
Eberhard Feess, Bernd Frick, Gerd Muehlheusser
Legal Restrictions on Buyout Fees: Theory and Evidence from German Soccer
DP 0410
Gerd Muehlheusser, Andreas Roider
Black Sheep and Walls of Silence
DP 0409
Winand Emons
Conditional versus Contingent Fees
DP 0408
Robert Aebi, Klaus Neusser, Peter Steiner
Equilibrium Mobility
DP 0407
Winand Emons, Nuno Garoupa
The Economics of US-style Contingent Fees and UK-style Conditional Fees
DP 0406
Roland Hodler
Redistribution to Rent Seekers, Foreign Aid and Economic Growth
DP 0405
Juerg Schweri
Does it pay to be a good student? Results from the Swiss graduate labour market
DP 0404
Roland Hodler
The Curse of Natural Resources in Fractionalized Countries
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Martin Wagner, Jaroslava Hlouskova
CEEC Growth Projections: Certainly Necessary and Necessarily Uncertain
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Martin Schellhorn
Wählbare Selbstbehalte in der Krankenversicherung der Schweiz: Nachfragesteuerung oder Selektion?
DP 0401
Manfred Deistler, Klaus Neusser
Prognose uni- und multivariater Zeitreihen
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Simon Lörtscher
Monopolistic Intermediation in the Gehrig (1993) Search Model Revisited
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Andrea Ichino, Gerd Muehlheusser
How often should you open the door? Optimal monitoring to screen heterogeneous agents
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Michael Gerfin, Robert E. Leu, Reto Nyffeler
Berufliche Weiterbildung in der Schweiz
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Michael Gerfin
Firm-sponsored Work-Related Training in Frictional Labour Markets: An empirical analysis for Switzerland
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Michael Gerfin
Work-Related Training and Wages: An empirical analysis for male workers in Switzerland
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Winand Emons
Escalating Penalties for Repeat Offenders
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Gabrielle Wanzenried
How Feminine is Corporate America?
DP 0313
Dietmar Bauer, Martin Wagner
On Polynomial Cointegration in the State Space Framework
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Dietmar Bauer, Martin Wagner
A Canonical Form for Unit Root Processes in the State Space Framework
DP 0311
Kurt Schmidheiny
Income Segregation and Local Progressive Taxation: Empirical Evidence from Switzerland
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Christian Ghiglino
Wealth inequality and dynamic stability
DP 0309
Patricia Funk, Gabrielle Wanzenried
Product Market Competition and Executive Compensation: An Empirical Investigation
DP 0308
Dietmar Bauer, Martin Wagner
The Performance of Subspace Algorithm Cointegration Analysis: A Simulation Study
DP 0307
Thomas Liebi
The Demand for Tests
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Alan S. Manne, Gunter Stephan
Global Climate Change and the Equity-Efficiency Puzzle
DP 0305
Gabrielle Wanzenried
Capital Structure Inertia and CEO Compensation
DP 0304
Michael Gerfin, Robert E. Leu
The Impact of In-Work Benefits on Poverty and Household Labour Supply. A simulation study for Switzerland
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Michael Gerfin, Michael Lechner, Heidi Steiger
Does subsidised temporary employment get the unemployed back to work? An econometric analysis of two different schemes
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Aleksander Berentsen, Esther Brügger, Simon Lörtscher
On Cheating and Whistle-Blowing
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Gunter Stephan, Georg Müller-Fürstenberger
Does Distribution Matter? When Flexibility, Equity and Efficiency in Greenhouse Gas Abatement
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Robert Aebi, Klaus Neusser, Peter Steiner
A Large Deviation Approach to the Measurement of Mobility
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Harris Dellas, George Tavlas
Wage Rigidity and Monetary Union
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Harris Dellas, Martin K. Hess
Financial development and stock returns: A cross country analysis
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Fabrice Collard, Harris Dellas
Technology Shocks and Employment
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Kurt Schmidheiny
Equilibrium and Stratification with Local Income Taxation when Households Differ in both Preferences and Incomes
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Kurt Schmidheiny
Income Stratifcation in Multi-Community Models
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Gabrielle Wanzenried
Signaling with Capital Structure Revisited
DP 0213
Christian Ghiglino, Marielle Olszak-Duquenne
The impact of heterogeneity on indeterminacy
DP 0212
Jaroslava Hlouskova, Kurt Schmidheiny, Martin Wagner
Multistep Predictions from Multivariate ARMA-GARCH: Models and their Value for Portfolio Management
DP 0211
Winand Emons
Subgame Perfect Punishment for Repeat Offenders
DP 0210
Martin Wagner
A Comparison of Johansen's, Bierens and the Subspace Algorithm Method for Cointegration Analysis
DP 0209
Gabrielle Wanzenried
Capital Structure Dynamics in UK and Continental Europe
DP 0208
Sandra Nocera, Gabrielle Wanzenried
On the Dynamics of Physician Density; Theory and Empirical Evidence for Switzerland
DP 0207
Thomas Liebi
Monitoring Eco-Labels: You Can Have Too Much of a Good Thing
DP 0206
Simon Lörtscher, Michael Manz
Information and Barometric Prices: An Explanation for Price Stickiness
DP 0205
Dietmar Bauer, Martin Wagner
Asymptotic Properties of Pseudo Maximum Likelihood EstimateKopierens for Multiple Frequency I(1) Processes
DP 0204
Dietmar Bauer, Martin Wagner
A Canonical Form for Unit Root Processes in the State Space Framework
DP 0203
Michael Manz
Coordination Failure and Financial Contagion
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Winand Emons, George Sheldon
The Market for Used Cars: A New Test of the Lemons Model
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Thomas Liebi
Trusting Labels: A Matter of Numbers?