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 Apr 7, 2021

What Triggers Stock Market Jumps?

Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis, Marco Sammon
Topics:  Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Mar 11, 2021

Margin Trading and Leverage Management

Jiangze Bian, Zhi Da, Zhiguo He, Dong Lou, Kelly Shue, Hao Zhou
Topics:  Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Feb 24, 2021

Uncertainty Spillovers for Markets and Policy

Lars Peter Hansen
Topics:  Energy & Environment, Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Feb 13, 2021

Does Private Equity Investment in Healthcare Benefit Patients? Evidence from Nursing Homes

Atul Gupta, Sabrina T. Howell, Constantine Yannelis, Abhinav Gupta
Topics:  Health care, Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Feb 3, 2021

Firm-level Risk Exposures and Stock Returns in the Wake of COVID-19

Steven J. Davis, Stephen Hansen, Cristhian Seminario-Amez
Topics:  COVID-19, Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Dec 29, 2020

Stock Prices, Lockdowns, and Economic Activity in the Time of Coronavirus

Steven J. Davis, Dingqian Liu, Xuguang Simon Sheng
Topics:  COVID-19, Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Dec 18, 2020

Redrawing the Map of Global Capital Flows: The Role of Cross-Border Financing and Tax Havens

Antonio Coppola, Matteo Maggiori, Brent Neiman, Jesse Schreger
Topics:  Financial Markets
BFI Working Paper Dec 9, 2020

A Continuous-Time Model of Financial Clearing

Isaac M. Sonin, Konstantin Sonin
Topics:  Financial Markets