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American Economic Review: Vol. 103 No. 3 (May 2013)

Front Matter (pp. i-viii)
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President's Foreword (pp. xi-xii)
Claudia Goldin
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Editor's Introduction (pp. xiii-xiv)
William R. Johnson and Samantha Bennett
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Papers

Richard T. Ely Lecture

A Nation of Gamblers: Real Estate Speculation and American History (pp. 1-42)
Edward L. Glaeser
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Reflections on the 100th Anniversary of The Federal Reserve

Glass-Steagall: A Requiem (pp. 43-47)
Robert E. Lucas Jr.
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Shifting Mandates: The Federal Reserve's First Centennial (pp. 48-54)
Carmen M. Reinhart and Kenneth S. Rogoff
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The Most Dangerous Idea in Federal Reserve History: Monetary Policy Doesn't Matter (pp. 55-60)
Christina D. Romer and David H. Romer
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The Fiftieth Anniversary of Friedman and Schwartz’s A Monetary History of the United States

Not Just the Great Contraction: Friedman and Schwartz's A Monetary History of the United States 1867 to 1960 (pp. 61-65)
Michael D. Bordo and Hugh Rockoff
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The Missing Transmission Mechanism in the Monetary Explanation of the Great Depression (pp. 66-72)
Christina D. Romer and David H. Romer
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Shadowy Banks and Financial Contagion during the Great Depression: A Retrospective on Friedman and Schwartz (pp. 73-78)
Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
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Culture, Institutions, and Historical Persistence

Married to Intolerance: Attitudes toward Intermarriage in Germany, 1900-2006 (pp. 79-85)
Nico Voigtländer and Hans-Joachim Voth
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The Transmission of Democracy: From the Village to the Nation-State (pp. 86-92)
Paola Giuliano and Nathan Nunn
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The Persistence of Inferior Cultural-Institutional Conventions (pp. 93-98)
Marianna Belloc and Samuel Bowles
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Work and Search in Recessions: Theory, History, and Measurement

Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS (pp. 99-104)
Michael C. Burda, Daniel S. Hamermesh and Jay Stewart
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Comparisons of Weekly Hours over the Past Century and the Importance of Work-Sharing Policies in the 1930s (pp. 105-10)
Todd C. Neumann, Jason E. Taylor and Price Fishback
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The Life-Cycle Profile of Time Spent on Job Search (pp. 111-16)
Mark Aguiar, Erik Hurst and Loukas Karabarbounis
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Effects of Fiscal Policy in Deep Recessions: Simple and Hopefully Credible Empirical Evidence

Growth Forecast Errors and Fiscal Multipliers (pp. 117-20)
Olivier J. Blanchard and Daniel Leigh
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Using State Pension Shocks to Estimate Fiscal Multipliers since the Great Recession (pp. 121-24)
Daniel Shoag
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How Much Would US Style Fiscal Integration Buffer European Unemployment and Income Shocks? (A Comparative Empirical Analysis) (pp. 125-28)
James Feyrer and Bruce Sacerdote
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Are Government Spending Multipliers Greater during Periods of Slack? Evidence from Twentieth-Century Historical Data (pp. 129-34)
Michael T. Owyang, Valerie A. Ramey and Sarah Zubairy
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Global Macro Policy and the Great Recession

The Mystique Surrounding the Central Bank's Balance Sheet, Applied to the European Crisis (pp. 135-40)
Ricardo Reis
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Output Spillovers from Fiscal Policy (pp. 141-46)
Alan J. Auerbach and Yuriy Gorodnichenko
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Forecasting the Recovery from the Great Recession: Is This Time Different? (pp. 147-52)
Kathryn M. E. Dominguez and Matthew D. Shapiro
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Extreme Wage Inequality: Evidence and Policy Responses

Extreme Wage Inequality: Pay at the Very Top (pp. 153-57)
Brian D. Bell and John Van Reenen
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Family, Education, and Sources of Wealth among the Richest Americans, 1982-2012 (pp. 158-62)
Steven N. Kaplan and Joshua D. Rauh
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Bailouts and the Optimal Taxation of Bonus Pay (pp. 163-67)
Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak
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Perspectives on Inequality and Mobility in the US

Income Inequality, Mobility, and Turnover at the Top in the US, 1987-2010 (pp. 168-72)
Gerald Auten, Geoffrey Gee and Nicholas Turner
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Deconstructing Income and Income Inequality Measures: A Crosswalk from Market Income to Comprehensive Income (pp. 173-77)
Philip Armour, Richard V. Burkhauser and Jeff Larrimore
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Consumption and Income Inequality and the Great Recession (pp. 178-83)
Bruce D. Meyer and James X. Sullivan
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Measuring the Trends in Inequality of Individuals and Families: Income and Consumption (pp. 184-88)
Jonathan D. Fisher, David S. Johnson and Timothy M. Smeeding
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High Skill Immigration in the US

The Scale and Selectivity of Foreign-Born PhD Recipients in the US (pp. 189-92)
Jeffrey Grogger and Gordon Hanson
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Immigration and Employer Transitions for STEM Workers (pp. 193-97)
Sari Pekkala Kerr and William R. Kerr
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Why Do Programmers Earn More in Houston Than Hyderabad? Evidence from Randomized Processing of US Visas (pp. 198-202)
Michael A. Clemens
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Pathways to Adjustment: The Case of Information Technology Workers (pp. 203-07)
John Bound, Breno Braga, Joseph M. Golden and Sarah Turner
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International Trade and Labor Markets

A Trapped-Factors Model of Innovation (pp. 208-13)
Nicholas Bloom, Paul M. Romer, Stephen J. Terry and John Van Reenen
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Sources of Wage Inequality (pp. 214-19)
Anders Akerman, Elhanan Helpman, Oleg Itskhoki, Marc-Andreas Muendler and Stephen Redding
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The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States (pp. 220-25)
David H. Autor, David Dorn and Gordon H. Hanson
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Neighborhood Effects and Place Based Policies

Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity (pp. 226-31)
Jens Ludwig, Greg J. Duncan, Lisa A. Gennetian, Lawrence F. Katz, Ronald C. Kessler, Jeffrey R. Kling and Lisa Sanbonmatsu
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Achieving Escape Velocity: Neighborhood and School Interventions to Reduce Persistent Inequality (pp. 232-37)
Roland G. Fryer Jr. and Lawrence F. Katz
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Place Based Policies with Unemployment (pp. 238-43)
Patrick Kline and Enrico Moretti
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Work on Women's Work is Never Done

Career, Family, and the Well-Being of College-Educated Women (pp. 244-50)
Marianne Bertrand
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Female Labor Supply: Why Is the United States Falling Behind? (pp. 251-56)
Francine D. Blau and Lawrence M. Kahn
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Shocking Labor Supply: A Reassessment of the Role of World War II on Women's Labor Supply (pp. 257-62)
Claudia Goldin and Claudia Olivetti
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The Economics of Gender

Is Ignorance Bliss? The Effect of Asymmetric Information between Spouses on Intra-household Allocations (pp. 263-68)
Carolina Castilla and Thomas Walker
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Trade Liberalization and Gender Inequality (pp. 269-73)
Chinhui Juhn, Gergely Ujhelyi and Carolina Villegas-Sanchez
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Sexual Violence against Women and Labor Market Outcomes (pp. 274-78)
Joseph J. Sabia, Angela K. Dills and Jeffrey DeSimone
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The Effects of School Calendar Type on Maternal Employment across Racial Groups: A Story of Child Care Availability (pp. 279-83)
Jennifer Graves
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Gender and Development

The Impact of Crime and Insecurity on Trust in Democracy and Institutions (pp. 284-88)
Luisa Blanco and Isabel Ruiz
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Earnings Inequality and the Intersectionality of Gender and Ethnicity in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Tanzanian Manufacturing (pp. 289-92)
Juliet U. Elu and Linda Loubert
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Access to Credit by Firms in Sub-Saharan Africa: How Relevant Is Gender? (pp. 293-97)
Elizabeth Asiedu, Isaac Kalonda-Kanyama, Leonce Ndikumana and Akwasi Nti-Addae
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Fidelity Networks and Long-Run Trends in HIV/AIDS Gender Gaps (pp. 298-302)
Roland Pongou and Roberto Serrano
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Environmental Policy in Developing Countries

The Informational Role of Voluntary Certification: Evidence from the Mexican Clean Industry Program (pp. 303-08)
Andrew D. Foster and Emilio Gutierrez
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Liquidity Constraints and Deforestation: The Limitations of Payments for Ecosystem Services (pp. 309-13)
Seema Jayachandran
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What Does Reputation Buy? Differentiation in a Market for Third-Party Auditors (pp. 314-19)
Esther Duflo, Michael Greenstone, Rohini Pande and Nicholas Ryan
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Impacts of Unilateral Climate Change Policy

A Numerical Investigation of the Potential for Negative Emissions Leakage (pp. 320-25)
Niven Winchester and Sebastian Rausch
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Linking Numerical and Analytical Models of Carbon Leakage (pp. 326-31)
Jared C. Carbone
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Leakage, Welfare, and Cost-Effectiveness of Carbon Policy (pp. 332-37)
Kathy Baylis, Don Fullerton and Daniel H. Karney
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Forty Years Since the 1973 OPEC Embargo: US Energy Policy and Lessons for the Future

Natural Gas: From Shortages to Abundance in the United States (pp. 338-43)
Paul L. Joskow
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Transportation Fuels Policy since the OPEC Embargo: Paved with Good Intentions (pp. 344-49)
Christopher R. Knittel
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Efficient Retail Pricing in Electricity and Natural Gas Markets (pp. 350-55)
Steven L. Puller and Jeremy West
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Money Management by Households and Firms in Kenya

Transaction Networks: Evidence from Mobile Money in Kenya (pp. 356-61)
William Jack, Adam Ray and Tavneet Suri
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Behavioral Biases and Firm Behavior: Evidence from Kenyan Retail Shops (pp. 362-68)
Michael Kremer, Jean Lee, Jonathan Robinson and Olga Rostapshova
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The Home Economics of E-Money: Velocity, Cash Management, and Discount Rates of M-Pesa Users (pp. 369-74)
Isaac Mbiti and David N. Weil
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Financial Markets and Economic Development

Informal Risk Sharing, Index Insurance, and Risk Taking in Developing Countries (pp. 375-80)
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak and Mark R. Rosenzweig
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Profitability of Fertilizer: Experimental Evidence from Female Rice Farmers in Mali (pp. 381-86)
Lori Beaman, Dean Karlan, Bram Thuysbaert and Christopher Udry
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Deposit Collecting: Unbundling the Role of Frequency, Salience, and Habit Formation in Generating Savings (pp. 387-92)
Suresh de Mel, Craig McIntosh and Christopher Woodruff
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Speculation, Insurance, and Financial Regulation

Benefit-Cost Analysis for Financial Regulation (pp. 393-97)
Eric Posner and E. Glen Weyl
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Financial Innovation and Portfolio Risks (pp. 398-401)
Alp Simsek
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Reflections on Finance and the Good Society (pp. 402-05)
Robert J. Shiller
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Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer? (pp. 406-11)
David E. Fagnan, Jose Maria Fernandez, Andrew W. Lo and Roger M. Stein
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Topics in Human Capital: Education, Job Training, and Health

Health Care Usage and Health Status of Immigrant Children: The Effects of Nativity versus Citizenship (pp. 412-17)
Mónica García-Pérez
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The Effects of Job Corps Training on Wages of Adolescents and Young Adults (pp. 418-22)
German Blanco, Carlos A. Flores and Alfonso Flores-Lagunes
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The Poverty Gap in School Spending Following the Introduction of Title I (pp. 423-27)
Elizabeth U. Cascio and Sarah Reber
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Achieving the DREAM: The Effect of IRCA on Immigrant Youth Postsecondary Educational Access (pp. 428-32)
Kalena E. Cortes
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HIV and Behavior Change

HIV Risk and Adolescent Behaviors in Africa (pp. 433-38)
Anne Case and Christina Paxson
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Learning from Others' HIV Testing: Updating Beliefs and Responding to Risk (pp. 439-44)
Susan Godlonton and Rebecca L. Thornton
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Do Sex Workers Respond to Disease? Evidence from the Male Market for Sex (pp. 445-50)
Manisha Shah
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The Economics of Health

Inheritances, Intergenerational Transfers, and the Accumulation of Health (pp. 451-55)
Katherine Grace Carman
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Adult Antiretroviral Therapy and Child Health: Evidence from Scale-Up in Zambia (pp. 456-61)
Adrienne M. Lucas and Nicholas L. Wilson
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SSI for Disabled Immigrants: Why Do Ethnic Networks Matter? (pp. 462-66)
Delia Furtado and Nikolaos Theodoropoulos
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Boys' Cognitive Skill Formation and Physical Growth: Long-Term Experimental Evidence on Critical Ages for Early Childhood Interventions (pp. 467-71)
Tania Barham, Karen Macours and John A. Maluccio
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Estate and Gift Taxation

Incentive Effects of Inheritances and Optimal Estate Taxation (pp. 472-77)
Wojciech Kopczuk
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The Estate Tax and Inter Vivos Transfers over Time (pp. 478-83)
Kathleen McGarry
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Income and Substitution Effects of Estate Taxation (pp. 484-88)
James R. Hines Jr.
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Optimal Taxation and Social Insurance

Estate Taxation with Altruism Heterogeneity (pp. 489-95)
Emmanuel Farhi and Iván Werning
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Optimal Progressive Labor Income Taxation and Education Subsidies When Education Decisions and Intergenerational Transfers Are Endogenous (pp. 496-501)
Dirk Krueger and Alexander Ludwig
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Optimal Pension Systems with Simple Instruments (pp. 502-07)
Mikhail Golosov, Ali Shourideh, Maxim Troshkin and Aleh Tsyvinski
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Economics of National Security

Some Basic Economics of National Security (pp. 508-11)
Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel
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Modest, Secure, and Informed: Successful Development in Conflict Zones (pp. 512-17)
Eli Berman, Joseph H. Felter, Jacob N. Shapiro and Erin Troland
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Insurgent Compensation: Evidence from Iraq (pp. 518-22)
Benjamin W. Bahney, Radha K. Iyengar, Patrick B. Johnston, Danielle F. Jung, Jacob N. Shapiro and Howard J. Shatz
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An Analysis of Economic Warfare (pp. 523-27)
Jeffrey Clemens
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New Challenges for Growth in Historical Perspective

Genetic Diversity and the Origins of Cultural Fragmentation (pp. 528-33)
Quamrul Ashraf and Oded Galor
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Social Organizations, Violence, and Modern Growth (pp. 534-38)
Avner Greif and Murat Iyigun
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Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties (pp. 539-44)
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
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From Stagnation to Sustained Growth: The Role of Female Empowerment (pp. 545-49)
Claude Diebolt and Faustine Perrin
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Lessons from Nonparametric Methods in Historical Perspective

Nonparametric Instrumental Variables Estimation (pp. 550-56)
Whitney K. Newey
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What Do Instrumental Variable Models Deliver with Discrete Dependent Variables? (pp. 557-62)
Andrew Chesher and Adam M. Rosen
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Control Functions and Simultaneous Equations Methods (pp. 563-69)
Richard Blundell, Dennis Kristensen and Rosa L. Matzkin
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Structural Behavioral Economics

What Goes Up Must Come Down? Experimental Evidence on Intuitive Forecasting (pp. 570-74)
John Beshears, James J. Choi, Andreas Fuster, David Laibson and Brigitte C. Madrian
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Estimating the Effect of Salience in Wholesale and Retail Car Markets (pp. 575-79)
Meghan R. Busse, Nicola Lacetera, Devin G. Pope, Jorge Silva-Risso and Justin R. Sydnor
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Distinguishing Probability Weighting from Risk Misperceptions in Field Data (pp. 580-85)
Levon Barseghyan, Francesca Molinari, Ted O'Donoghue and Joshua C. Teitelbaum
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The Importance of Being Marginal: Gender Differences in Generosity (pp. 586-90)
Stefano DellaVigna, John A. List, Ulrike Malmendier and Gautam Rao
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Economic Analysis of Subjective Well-being

Two Happiness Puzzles (pp. 591-97)
Angus Deaton and Arthur A. Stone
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Subjective Well-Being and Income: Is There Any Evidence of Satiation? (pp. 598-604)
Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
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Aggregating Local Preferences to Guide Marginal Policy Adjustments (pp. 605-10)
Daniel J. Benjamin, Ori Heffetz, Miles S. Kimball and Nichole Szembrot
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Advances in Behavioral Economics

The Psychology of Tail Events: Progress and Challenges (pp. 611-16)
Nicholas Barberis
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An Approach to Incorporating Psychology into Economics (pp. 617-22)
Matthew Rabin
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Salience and Asset Prices (pp. 623-28)
Pedro Bordalo, Nicola Gennaioli and Andrei Shleifer
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What Do Economists Think about Major Public Policy Issues?

Views among Economists: Professional Consensus or Point-Counterpoint? (pp. 629-35)
Roger Gordon and Gordon B. Dahl
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Economic Experts versus Average Americans (pp. 636-42)
Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales
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Topics in Economic Education

Course Requirements for Bachelor's Degrees in Economics (pp. 643-47)
William Bosshardt, Michael Watts and William E. Becker
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One Essay on Dissertation Formats in Economics (pp. 648-53)
Wendy A. Stock and John J. Siegfried
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How Economists Allocate Time to Teaching and Research (pp. 654-58)
Sam Allgood and William B. Walstad
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Economic Understanding in US High School Courses (pp. 659-63)
William B. Walstad
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Proceedings

Minutes of the Annual Business Meeting: San Diego, CA, January 5, 2013 (pp. 667-68)
Peter L. Rousseau
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Reports

Report of the Secretary (pp. 669-72)
Peter L. Rousseau
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Report of the Treasurer (pp. 673-77)
Peter L. Rousseau
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American Economic Association Universal Academic Questionnaire Summary Statistics (pp. 678-82)
Charles E. Scott and John J. Siegfried
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List of Online Reports (page 683)
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