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Economics - Ph.D. / Sc.D.

 

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  • Passadore, Juan (Juan Francisco Passadore Figueroa) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    This thesis studies how contracting frictions affect the outcomes that the public sector or individual agents can achieve. The focus is on situations where the government or the agent lacks commitment on its future actions. ...
  • Tsoy, Anton (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    This dissertation consists of three chapters. Chapter 1 studies an infinite-horizon bilateral bargaining model with alternating offers and private correlated values. I characterize frequent-offer limits of common screening ...
  • Moshary, Sarah N. S. (Sarah Nazpai Schwartz); Illanes, Gaston (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Chapter 1 studies price discrimination in advertising sales to Political Action Committees (PACs) in the 2012 Presidential Election. These groups have grown rapidly - expenditures neared $500 million in the 2012 presidential ...
  • Hussam, Reshmaan Nahar (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    This thesis is a compilation of three empirical studies exploring significant but underexamined health and development challenges of the late 20th and early 21st centuries in South Asia. Chapter One investigates the effects ...
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