BFI Working Papers

Sharing research in progress—and refining it through rigorous discussion and debate—is a hallmark of scholarship at the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics.
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BFI Working Paper Mar 22, 2023

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Empowering Female Entrepreneurs through Female Mentors

Frank Germann, Stephen J. Anderson, Pradeep K. Chintagunta, Naufel Vilcassim
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty
BFI Working Paper Mar 21, 2023

Engaging Parents with Preschools: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Ariel Kalil, Susan Mayer, Rohen Shah
Topics:  Early Childhood Education
BFI Working Paper Mar 20, 2023

Sentiment, Productivity, and Economic Growth

George M. Constantinides, Maurizio Montone, Valerio Potì, Stella Spilioti
Topics:  Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Mar 20, 2023

How Are Gender Norms Perceived?

Leonardo Bursztyn, Alexander W. Cappelen, Bertil Tungodden, Alessandra Voena, David Yanagizawa-Drott
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Mar 17, 2023

Market Size and Trade in Medical Services

Jonathan Dingel, Joshua Gottlieb, Maya Lozinski, Pauline Mourot
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Mar 16, 2023

Fifty Shades of QE: Robust Evidence

Brian Fabo, Martina Jančoková, Elisabeth Kempf, Lubos Pastor
Topics:  Monetary Policy
BFI Working Paper Mar 16, 2023

Liquidity Dependence and the Waxing and Waning of Central Bank Balance Sheets

Viral V. Acharya, Rahul S. Chauhan, Raghuram Rajan, Sascha Steffen
Topics:  Monetary Policy
BFI Working Paper Mar 13, 2023

A Trajectories-Based Approach to Measuring Intergenerational Mobility

Yoosoon Chang, Steven Durlauf, Seunghee Lee, Joon Y. Park
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty