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  • Essays on economic theory 

    Dai, Tianjiao,Ph.D.Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    The first chapter considers team incentive schemes that are robust to nonquantifiable uncertainty about the game played by the agents. A principal designs a contract for a team of agents, each taking an unobservable action ...
  • The economics of online retailers 

    Aparicio, Diego. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This thesis consists of four chapters on applied economics related to online retailers. The first chapter studies the impact of targeted price controls on supermarket products in Argentina between 2007 and 2015. Online ...
  • Essays on imperfect competition in the labor market 

    Caldwell, Sydnee Christian. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This thesis consists of three chapters on imperfect competition in the labor market. The first chapter (joint with Nikolaj Harmon) explores the relationship between an individual's wages and the quality of her opportunities ...

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