Amir Kermani

University of California, Berkeley

Assistant Professor

2220 Piedmont Ave

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

http://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/amir/research/research.html

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-63, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 28 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2018
Harvard Business School, Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI Lugano), University of California, Berkeley and Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano; Swiss Finance Institute
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broker networks, institutional investors, asset prices, information

The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 18-001
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Harvard Business School, Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI Lugano), University of California, Berkeley and Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano; Swiss Finance Institute
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The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2021
Harvard Business School, Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI Lugano), University of California, Berkeley and Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano; Swiss Finance Institute
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Monetary Policy Pass-Through: Household Consumption and Voluntary Deleveraging

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-24
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Rodney Ramcharan
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business
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Monetary policy, Household finance, Refinancing, Contract rigidities, Debt rigidity, MPC, deleveraging

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Credit-Induced Boom and Bust

The Review of Financial Studies (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2016
Marco Di Maggio and Amir Kermani
Harvard Business School and University of California, Berkeley
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Great Recession, subprime, credit supply, credit expansion, household leverage, household debt, preemption rule

How Quantitative Easing Works: Evidence on the Refinancing Channel

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-1
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 09 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2016
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and MIT Sloan
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Monetary policy, MBS, quantitative easing, LSAP, Refinancing, deleveraging, HARP, GSE

How Quantitative Easing Works: Evidence on the Refinancing Channel

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 20 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and MIT Sloan
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The Value of Trading Relationships in Turbulent Times

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-65
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2016
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Zhaogang Song
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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OTC markets, network, corporate bonds, crisis, intermediation chains, leaning against the wind

The Value of Trading Relationships in Turbulent Times

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2021
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Zhaogang Song
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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Unemployment Insurance as an Automatic Stabilizer: The Financial Channel

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Marco Di Maggio and Amir Kermani
Harvard Business School and University of California, Berkeley
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Unemployment insurance, automatic stabilizers, Bartik shocks, volatility, aggregate demand

The Importance of Unemployment Insurance as an Automatic Stabilizer

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 12 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2021
Marco Di Maggio and Amir Kermani
Harvard Business School and University of California, Berkeley
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Stock Market Returns and Consumption

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 06 May 2020
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Kaveh Majlesi
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and Lund University
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Capital gain, Dividend income, Consumption, Near-rational behavior

Stock Market Returns and Consumption

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Kaveh Majlesi
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and Lund University
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capital gain, dividend income, consumption, near-rational behavior

Stock Market Returns and Consumption

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2021
Marco Di Maggio, Amir Kermani and Kaveh Majlesi
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and Lund University
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The Value of Connections in Turbulent Times: Evidence from the United States

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-22
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, University of California, Berkeley, University of Connecticut - School of Law and Brigham Young University - J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott School of Management
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political connections, economic crises, institutions

The Value of Connections in Turbulent Times: Evidence from the United States

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, University of California, Berkeley, University of Connecticut - School of Law and Brigham Young University - J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott School of Management
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Does Skin‐in‐the‐Game Affect Security Performance?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2019
Adam B. Ashcraft, Kunal Gooriah and Amir Kermani
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of California, Berkeley
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skin-in-the-game, securitization, secondary market, commercial mortgage backed securities

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Partial Deregulation and Competition: Effects on Risky Mortgage Origination

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-47
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
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Great Recession, subprime, complex mortgages, credit supply, competition, household debt, preemption rule

Household Credit and Local Economic Uncertainty

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jun 2017
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Household Credit and Local Economic Uncertainty

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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consumer credit, mortgages, credit cards, lending practices

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Racial Disparities in Housing Returns

Number of pages: 99 Posted: 18 May 2021 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2021
Amir Kermani and Francis Wong
University of California, Berkeley and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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race, housing, wealth

Racial Disparities in Housing Returns

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 06 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Amir Kermani and Francis Wong
University of California, Berkeley and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Racial Disparities in Housing Returns

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 07 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2021
Amir Kermani and Francis Wong
University of California, Berkeley and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Pass-Through of Uncertainty Shocks to Households

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Sep 2020
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Employment Risk, Consumption, Insurance

The Pass-Through of Uncertainty Shocks to Households

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2021
Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Health Spending Slowed Down in Spite of the Crisis

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2019
Harvard Business School, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of California, Berkeley, Columbia University and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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health spending, Great Recession, anti-predatory lending

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Two Tales of Debt

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Amir Kermani and Yueran Ma
University of California, Berkeley and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Asset Specificity of Non-Financial Firms

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Amir Kermani and Yueran Ma
University of California, Berkeley and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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