Tarek A. Hassan

Boston University

270 Bay State Road

Boston, MA 02215

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

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Citation 71

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 28 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Political uncertainty, quantification, firm-level, lobbying

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 17 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2019
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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firm-level, Lobbying, Political uncertainty, quantification

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: COVID-19, SARS, and H1N1

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Boston University and London Business School
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epidemic diseases, pandemic, firms, uncertainty, sentiment, computational linguistics

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: COVID-19, SARS, and H1N1

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 119 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp119
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2020
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Epidemic diseases, pandemic, exposure, virus, firms, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning

Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: Covid-19, Sars, and H1n1

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Firm-Level Exposure to Epidemic Diseases: Covid-19, Sars, and H1n1

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2020
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 26 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2013
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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International return differentials, country size, currency unions, uncovered interest parity, market segmentation

Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 May 2012
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Tarek A. Hassan
Boston University
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carry trade, country size, currency unions, International return differentials, market segmentation, uncovered interest parity

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Citation 29

Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 15-02
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 02 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
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Carry Trade, Forward Premium Puzzle, Uncovered Interest Parity

Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
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Forward and Spot Exchange Rates in a Multi-Currency World

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 25 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2018
Tarek A. Hassan and Rui C. Mano
Boston University and International Monetary Fund
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carry trade, forward premium puzzle, risk premia in foreign exchange markets

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Market Sentiment: A Tragedy of the Commons

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2011
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Noisy Rational Expectations, Sentiment, Dispersed Information

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Citation 12

The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2016
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Near-rationality, investment, capital accumulation

The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 09 May 2011
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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dispersed information, information aggregation, information externality, stock market dysfunctionality

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-27, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German reunification, networks, social ties

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German reunification, networks, social ties

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Konrad Burchardi and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Boston University
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economic development, German Reunification, migration, networks, social ties

Social Structure and Development: A Legacy of the Holocaust in Russia

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2016
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and James A. Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University - Department of Government
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economic development, political development, Holocaust, middle class

Social Structure and Development: A Legacy of the Holocaust in Russia

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2021
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and James A. Robinson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University - Department of Government
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The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt's Arab Spring

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 26 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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corruption, de facto political power, institutions, mobilization, protests, rents, value of connections

The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt&Apos;S Arab Spring

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2021
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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The Power of the Street: Evidence from Egypt's Arab Spring

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Nov 2014
Daron Acemoglu, Tarek A. Hassan and Ahmed Tahoun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University and London Business School
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corruption, de facto political power, institutions, mobilization, protests, rents, value of connections

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Citation 19

Migrants, Ancestors, and Foreign Investments

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 17-21
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 06 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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migrations, foreign direct investment, international trade, networks, social ties

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 12 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2021
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Konrad Burchardi, Thomas Chaney and Tarek A. Hassan
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics and Boston University
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foreign direct investment, international trade, migrations, networks, social ties

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The Geography of New Technologies

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 126
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp126
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2020
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and London Business School
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Technology, Geography, Employment, Innovation, R&D

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Citation 28

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2015
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Permanent Income Hypothesis, Fiscal Multiplier, Institutions, Social Ties, Networks, Social Structure, Civic Capital, Trust, Multiple Equilibria

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

Number of pages: 108 Posted: 08 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2021
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

Number of pages: 106 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln and Tarek A. Hassan
Goethe University Frankfurt and Boston University
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Civic Capital, Fiscal Multiplier, Institutions, Multiple Equilibria, Networks, Permanent Income Hypothesis, Social Structure, Social Ties, Trust

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A Risk-Based Theory of Exchange Rate Stabilization

Number of pages: 105 Posted: 07 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2021
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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fixed exchange rate, managed float, exchange rate stabilization, uncovered interest parity, currency returns

A Risk-Based Theory of Exchange Rate Stabilization

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 31 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2021
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Currency Manipulation

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2019
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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currency returns, exchange rate stabilization, fixed exchange rate, managed float, uncovered interest parity

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Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Noisy Rational Expectations, Dispersed Information, Business Cycles, Asset Prices, Investment, Portfolio Choice

Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Information Aggregation in a DSGE Model

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Tarek A. Hassan and Thomas M. Mertens
Boston University and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Asset Prices, Business Cycles, Dispersed Information, Investment, Noisy Rational Expectations, Portfolio Choice

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Country Risk

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 157, 2021
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp157
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 07 May 2021
Boston University, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Boston University and London Business School
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country risk, contagion, investment, employment, textual analysis, earnings calls

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The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

TRR 266 Accounting for Transparency Working Paper Series No. 11
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 23 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country effects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 106
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp106
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2020
Boston University, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country effects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

TRR 266 Accounting for Transparency Working Paper Series No. 11
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 May 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Brexit, uncertainty, sentiment, machine learning, cross-country e ffects

The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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The Global Impact of Brexit Uncertainty

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 14 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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Not So Disconnected: Exchange Rates and the Capital Stock

Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 May 2015 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2018
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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exchange rate disconnect, capital accumulation, international capital flows, uncovered interest parity

Not so Disconnected: Exchange Rates and the Capital Stock

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2021
Tarek A. Hassan, Thomas M. Mertens and Tony Zhang
Boston University, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Diffusion of Disruptive Technologies

Number of pages: 87 Posted: 13 Jul 2021
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and London Business School
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Technology, Geography, Employment, Innovation, R&D

The Diffusion of Disruptive Technologies

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 05 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and London Business School
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Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 May 2020
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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migrations, innovation, patents, endogenous growth, dynamism.

Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2021
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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Immigration, Innovation, and Growth

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 May 2020 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2021
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston University and Boston University
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dynamism, Endogenous Growth, Innovation, Migrations, patents

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Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2021
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 96
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 15 Jul 2019
Boston University, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and London Business School
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Political uncertainty, quantification, firm-level, lobbying

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The Economics of Currency Risk

Posted: 12 Aug 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Tony Zhang
Boston University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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The Economics of Currency Risk

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Nov 2020
Tarek A. Hassan and Tony Zhang
Boston University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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currency risk, country risk, capital flows, uncovered interest parity, carry trade, forward premium puzzle

The Economics of Currency Risk

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2021
Tarek A. Hassan and Tony Zhang
Boston University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-16
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 09 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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contact, attitudes, immigration, prejudice, altruism

The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 08 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, SciencesPo - Sciences Po - Department of Economics, Boston University and Harvard University, Department of Economics
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Sources and Transmission of Country Risk

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 29 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2021
Boston University, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Boston University and London Business School
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