Research Statement (July 2016)

Working Papers

"Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification," with Pierre Yared

"Experimenting with Career Concerns," with Ilan Kremer

"Fiscal Rules and Discretion in a World Economy," with Pierre Yared
Revise and resubmit, American Economic Review


"Managerial Attention and Worker Performance," with Andrea Prat
American Economic Review, forthcoming, 2016

"Contests for Experimentation," with Navin Kartik and Qingmin Liu
Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming, 2016
- Online Appendix

"Optimal Contracts for Experimentation," with Navin Kartik and Qingmin Liu
Review of Economic Studies, 83(3), 1040-1091, 2016

"Investing in a Relationship"
RAND Journal of Economics, 46(1), 165-185, 2015

Relationship Building: Conflict and Project Choice over Time"
Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 30(4), 683-708, 2014

"Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Persistent Shocks," with Pierre Yared
Econometrica, 82(5), 1557-1614, 2014
- Online Appendix

"Relational Contracts and the Value of Relationships"
American Economic Review,
102(2), 750-779, 2012
- Online Appendix