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Predictable Financial Crises
Using historical data on post-war financial crises around the world, we show that crises are substantially predictable. The combination of rapid credit and asset price growth over the prior three years, whether in the ...
Social Risk, Fiscal Risk, and the Portfolio of Government Programs
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2019-06-01)
We develop a model of government portfolio choice in which a benevolent government chooses the scale of risky projects in the presence of market failures and tax distortions. These two frictions generate motives to manage ...
Asset Price Dynamics in Partially Segmented Markets
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018-09)
We develop a model in which capital moves quickly within an asset class but slowly between asset classes. While most investors specialize in a single asset class, a handful of generalists can gradually reallocate capital ...