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Economics - Ph.D. / Sc.D.

 

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  • Gordon, Robert J. (Robert James), 1940- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1967)
  • Wu, Yufei, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    The first chapter explores strategic insurer pricing in response to consumer inertia. A growing literature has documented evidence that consumers in health insurance markets are inertial, or behave as though they face ...
  • Silva, Dejanir Henrique (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    The thesis consists of three essays on how macroeconomic policy can be an important determinant of risk premium and how variations in risk premium may affect macroeconomic policy. Unconventional monetary policy represents ...
  • Wasserman, Melanie (Melanie Sharon) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    This thesis studies gender differences in educational and occupational outcomes. Chapter 1 examines whether the long work hours required by high-paying professions are a barrier to entry for women, who may face a tradeoff ...
  • Shenoy, Ashish; Breza, Emily; Chandrasekhar, Arun G (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    This dissertation examines three current topics related to development economics. In the first chapter I investigate spatial variation in earnings and the cost of internal migration in Thailand. The second chapter explore ...
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