Selected publications [all publications]April 9, 2010

  1. Present-Bias, Quasi-Hyperbolic Discounting, and Fixed Costs, with Jess Benhabib and Andy Schotter, forthcoming on Games and Economic Behavior, 2010.
  2. Managerial Hedging, Equity Ownership, and Firm Value, with Viral Acharya, Rand Journal of Economics, 40(1),  47-77, spring 2009.    Appendix
  3. Efficient Competitive Equilibria with Adverse Selection, with Piero Gottardi, Journal of Political Economy, 114(3), 2006.
  4. Markets as Beneficial Constraints on the Government, with Adriano Rampini, Journal of Public Economics, 90, 601-629, 2006.
  5. Rational Expectations Equilibria of Economies with Local Interactions, with Ulrich Horst and Onur Ozgur, Journal of Economic Theory, 127(1), 2006.
  6. An Empirical Analysis of Religious Homogamy and Socialization in the U.S, with Giorgio Topa and Thierry Verdier,  Journal of Political Economy, 112(3), 615-64, 2004.
  7. Modeling Internal Commitment Mechanisms and Self-Control: A Neuroeconomics Approach to Consumption-Saving Decisions, with Jess Benhabib, Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue on Neuroeconomics, 52(2), 460-92, 2004.
  8. Moral Hazard and Non-exclusive Contracts, with Danilo Guaitoli, Rand Journal of Economics, 35(2), 306-28, Summer 2004.
  9. The Economics of Cultural Transmission and the Evolution of Preferences, with Thierry Verdier, Journal of Economic Theory, 97(2), 298-319, 2001.
  10. Beyond the Melting Pot: Cultural Transmission, Marriage, and the Evolution of Ethnic and Religious Traits,  with Thierry Verdier, Quarterly Journal of Economics, CXV(3), 955-988, 2000.
  11. General Competitive Analysis with Asymmetric Information, with Piero Gottardi, Journal of Economic Theory, 87(1), 1-48, 1999 ppppppp
  12.  General Equilibrium with Endogenously Incomplete Financial Markets, Journal of Economic Theory, 82(1), 19-45, 1998.