Recent Submissions

  • Heterogenous banks and macroprudential regulations 

    Bhowal, Subhendu. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This paper studies how financial intermediation varies across banks. Bank size is a first-order determinant of banks' capital structure in the cross-section. Largest banks have the lowest capital-to-asset ratio and the ...
  • State-movement coalitions for building labor market systems at scale 

    Myers, Jenna(Jenna E.) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    A range of U.S. organizations such as workforce intermediaries, community colleges, and early college high schools have attempted to connect schools and employers to give young people the combination of academic, social, ...
  • Uncertainty and individual discretion in allocating research funds 

    Kearney, Michael J.(Michael Joseph) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    There is a long-standing tradition in public research funding agencies of distributing funds via peer review, which aggregates evaluations of proposed research ideas from a group of external experts. Despite complaints ...

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