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 4, 2022

Dads and Daughters: Disentangling Altruism and Investment Motives for Spending on Children

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Seema Jayachandran
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty
BFI Working Paper Mar 28, 2022

Mentorship and Role Modeling, In and Out of the House: Evidence from High School Girls in Saudi Arabia

Alessandra González, Inmaculada Macias-Alonso, Jennifer Peck
Topics:  Employment & Wages
BFI Working Paper Mar 28, 2022

Doing Business Far from Home: Multinational Firms and Labor Market Outcomes in Saudi Arabia

Alessandra González, Xianglong Kong
Topics:  Employment & Wages
BFI Working Paper Apr 6, 2021

Self-image Bias and Lost Talent

Marciano Siniscalchi, Pietro Veronesi
Topics:  Employment & Wages
BFI Working Paper Feb 16, 2021

Informed Choices: Gender Gaps in Career Advice

Yana Gallen, Melanie Wasserman
Topics:  Employment & Wages
BFI Working Paper Feb 4, 2020

A Cross-Cohort Analysis of Human Capital Specialization and the College Gender Wage Gap

Carolyn Sloane, Erik Hurst, Dan Black
Topics:  Employment & Wages, Higher Education & Workforce Training
BFI Working Paper Oct 8, 2019

Age of Marriage, Weather Shocks, and the Direction of Marriage Payments

Lucia Corno, Nicole Hildebrandt, Alessandra Voena
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Oct 2, 2019

Queens

Oeindrila Dube, S.P. Harish
Topics:  Uncategorized