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 Jun 22, 2022

Refugee Return and Conflict: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Christopher W. Blair, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Jan 29, 2022

Rebel Capacity, Intelligence Gathering, and Combat Tactics

Konstantin Sonin, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Jan 6, 2022

Profiling Insurrection: Characterizing Collective Action Using Mobile Device Data

David Van Dijcke, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Sep 27, 2021

Science Skepticism Reduced Compliance with COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place Policies in the United States

Adam Brzezinski, Valentin Kecht, David Van Dijcke, Austin Wright
Topics:  COVID-19
BFI Working Paper Jun 18, 2021

Aid Fragmentation and Corruption

Travers B. Child, Austin Wright, Yun Xiao
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper May 14, 2021

Corruption and Political Mobilization: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Luke N. Condra, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Apr 30, 2021

Losing on the Home Front? Battlefield Casualties, Media, and Public Support for Foreign Interventions

Thiemo Fetze, Pedro CL Souza, Oliver Vanden Eynde, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized
BFI Working Paper Apr 2, 2021

Information Operations Increase Civilian Security Cooperation

Konstantin Sonin, Austin Wright
Topics:  Uncategorized