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    • Environmental Policy Lessons from Roman Agrarian Philosophy 

      Roy, Devjani (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-04)
      This essay examines Roman agrarian philosophy and poetry, with a focus on the works of Cato, Varro, and Virgil, to argue that these texts are prescient in their vision of the sustainable city: one in which economic growth ...
    • Fiscal, Monetary and Macroprudential Regimes: Incentives-Values Compatibility in Constitutional Democracies 

      Tucker, Paul (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-07)
      I have been asked to write something about the appropriate institutional structure for monetary, macroprudential and fiscal policies in an environment of persistently low interest rates. That is one important plausible ...
    • Grow Now, Regulate Later? Regulation urgently needed to support transparency and sustainable growth for Buy-Now, Pay-Later 

      Lux, Marshall; Epps, Bryan (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-04)
      “Buy Now, Pay Later” (BNPL) companies have seen significant growth in the past few years in the U.S. market. BNPL products are expected to account for a considerable portion (12%) of ecommerce sales by 2025. Despite BNPL’s ...
    • Playing Divide-and-Choose Given Uncertain Preferences 

      Tucker-Foltz, Jamie; Zeckhauser, Richard (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-07)
      We study the classic divide-and-choose method for equitably allocating divisible goods between two players who are rational, self-interested Bayesian agents. The players have additive private values drawn from common ...
    • Re-Thinking U.S. Policy on Engagement with Chinese Financial Institutions 

      Friesen, Connie (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-05)
      Against the backdrop of heightened tensions between China and the United States that is accompanying the Ukraine war, this paper considers practical measures that the United States might take to manage the inbound investment ...
    • The Struggle for Sustainable Development in Appalachia’s Mineral Rich Mountains 

      Harley, Alicia; Wexner, Hannah (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, 2022-05)
      This teaching case examines this paradox of poverty amidst plenty. To do this, the case explores the co-evolving history of nature and society in the Central Appalachian region from the Native American period through to ...
    • Stumbling bear, soaring dragon: Russia, China and the geopolitics of global science 

      Johnson, Joseph; Adams, Jonathan; Grant, Jonathan; Murphy, Daniel (Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government; Policy Institute at King’s College London, 2022-07)
      This, the fourth paper in a series by the Policy Institute at King’s College London and affiliates of the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at the Harvard Kennedy School, is an evaluation of international ...