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 Feb 8, 2021

The Immigrant Next Door: Exposure, Prejudice, and Altruism

Leonardo Bursztyn, Thomas Chaney, Tarek A. Hassan, Aakaash Rao
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Oct 31, 2020

Disguising Prejudice: Popular Rationales as Excuses for Intolerant Expression

Leonardo Bursztyn, Ingar Haaland, Aakaash Rao, Christopher Roth
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Sep 1, 2020

Misinformation During a Pandemic

Leonardo Bursztyn, Aakaash Rao, Christopher Roth, David Yanagizawa-Drott
Topics:  COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Dec 23, 2019

Social Media and Xenophobia: Evidence from Russia

Leonardo Bursztyn, Georgy Egorov, Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Jun 20, 2018

Misperceived Social Norms: Female Labor Force Participation in Saudi Arabia

Leonardo Bursztyn, Alessandra González, David Yanagizawa-Drott
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty