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 Jan 21, 2022

Vaccine Allocation Priorities Using Disease Surveillance and Economic Data

Anup Malani, Satej Soman, Sabareesh Ramachandran, Alice Chen, Darius Lakdawalla
Topics:  COVID-19, Health care
BFI Working Paper Jan 20, 2022

The Expected, Perceived, and Realized Inflation of U.S. Households before and during the COVID19 Pandemic

Michael Weber, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Olivier Coibion
Topics:  COVID-19, Monetary Policy
BFI Working Paper Jan 7, 2022

Using Household Rosters from Survey Data to Estimate All-cause Mortality during COVID in India

Anup Malani, Sabareesh Ramachandran
Topics:  COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Dec 17, 2021

Inequality in India Declined during COVID

Arpit Gupta, Anup Malani, Bartosz Woda
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty
BFI Working Paper Dec 2, 2021

Business Continuity Insurance in the Next Disaster

Samuel Hanson, Adi Sunderam, Eric Zwick
Topics:  COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Dec 2, 2021

Selection in Surveys

Deniz Dutz, Ingrid Huitfeldt, Santiago Lacouture, Magne Mogstad, Alexander Torgovitsky, Winnie van Dijk
Topics:  Employment & Wages, COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Nov 16, 2021

COVID-19 Uncertainty: A Tale of Two Tails

Philip Bunn, David Altig, Lena Anayi, Jose Maria Barrero, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis, Brent Meyer, Emil Mihaylov, Paul Mizen, Greg Thwaites
Topics:  COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Oct 19, 2021

Telemigration and Development: On the Offshorability of Teleworkable Jobs

Richard Baldwin, Jonathan Dingel
Topics:  Employment & Wages, COVID-19