Michael Sockin

University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business

Assistant Professor of Finance

Austin, TX 78712

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Delegated Learning and Contract Commonality in Asset Management

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 01 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2022
Michael Sockin and Mindy Z. Xiaolan
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Texas, Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 512 (76,005)
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Fund Manager Compensation, Benchmarking, Moral Hazard, Information Acquisition, Contract Externality

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Investment in Concentrated Financial Markets: A Strategic Q-Theory

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2022
Daniel Neuhann and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 281 (149,142)

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risk-sharing, market power, asset prices, investment, productivity, financial intermediaries, concentrated financial markets, price impact,

3.

A Pay Scale of Their Own: Gender Differences in Variable Pay

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 202 (205,068)

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Gender gap, Variable pay, Job search, Pay transparency, Salary history ban

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Job Characteristics, Employee Demographics, and the Cross-Section of Performance Pay

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 144 (273,188)

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Performance Pay, Compensation Packages, Job Hierarchy, Income Inequality

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Variable Pay and Risk Sharing between Firms and Workers

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
Jason Sockin and Michael Sockin
University of Pennsylvania and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 141 (277,709)

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Variable Pay, Productivity Growth, Firm Performance, Firm Volatility, Compustat

6.

A Model of Cryptocurrencies

NBER Working Paper No. w26816
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 140 (279,213)
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Market Power and Missing Markets

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2022
Daniel Neuhann, Mahyar Sefidgaran and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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market power, incomplete markets, risk sharing

8.

The Anxiety of Epidemics

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 09 May 2022
Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 126 (302,469)
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Anxiety, COVID, Uncertainty Aversion, Heterogeneous Agent, Mental Health, Continuous-time, Convex Duality, Variational Methods

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The Risk-Rent Trade-off

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 13 May 2022
Daniel Neuhann and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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financial market power, risk sharing, asset pricing

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China's Gradualistic Economic Approach and Financial Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w23194
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 18 May 2022
Markus K. Brunnermeier, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 69 (441,568)
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Informational Frictions and Commodity Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w18906
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2021
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 64 (458,793)
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Informational Frictions and Credit Markets

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Economic Consequences of Housing Speculation

NBER Working Paper No. w26457
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2022
Zhenyu Gao, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 24 (656,495)
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14.

Learning About the Neighborhood

NBER Working Paper No. w26907
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2022
Zhenyu Gao, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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China's Model of Managing the Financial System

NBER Working Paper No. w27171
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Markus K. Brunnermeier, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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16.

Decentralization Through Tokenization

NBER Working Paper No. w29720
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 07 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2022
Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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17.

Data Privacy and Temptation

NBER Working Paper No. w27653
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2022
John Zhuang Liu, Michael Sockin and Wei Xiong
The University of Hong Kong - University of Hong Kong, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics
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The Risk of Adoption on Cryptocurrency Platforms

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 May 2022
Kevin Mei and Michael Sockin
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Cryptocurrency, Social Learning, Speculation, Utility Token, Mean-Field Game