Research

Research and Publications

"Monthly Payment Targeting and the Demand for Maturity."

Argyle, Bronson, Christopher John Palmer, and Taylor Nadauld (NBER Working Paper No. 25668). Review of Financial Studies. Forthcoming. Slides. MIT News.

"Testing the Effectiveness of Consumer Financial Disclosure: Experimental Evidence from Savings Accounts."

Palmer, Christopher John, Paul Adams, Redis Zaliauskas, and Stefan Hunt (NBER Working Paper No. 25718). Journal of Financial Economics. Forthcoming. Slides. MarketWatch. The Economist.

"The Capitalization of Consumer Financing into Durable Goods Prices."

Argyle, Bronson, Taylor Nadauld, Christopher John Palmer, and Ryan Pratt (NBER Working Paper No. 24699). Journal of Finance. Forthcoming. Slides. NBER Digest. SFS Cavalcade 2019 Best Paper in Corporate Finance.

"How Quantitative Easing Works: Evidence on the Refinancing Channel."

Di Maggio, Marco, Amir Kermani, and Christopher John Palmer. Review of Economic Studies Vol. 87, No. 3 (2020): 1498-1528. Pre-publication Version. Appendix. Data and Code. Slides. VoxEU. Forbes. NBER Digest. MIT News.

"Finite Sample Bias Corrected IV Estimation for Weak and Many Instruments."

Harding, Matthew, Jerry Hausman, and Christopher John Palmer. Advances in Econometrics: Essays in Honor of Aman Ullah Vol. 36, (2016): 245-273.

"IV Quantile Regression for Group-Level Treatments, with an Application to the Effects of Trade on the Distribution of Wage."

Chetverikov, Denis, Bradley Larsen, and Christopher John Palmer. Econometrica Vol. 84, No. 2 (2016): 809-833. Appendix. Data and Code. Slides. Policy Brief.

"Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge, Massachusetts."

Autor, David H., Christopher John Palmer, and Parag A. Pathak. Journal of Political Economy Vol. 122, No. 3 (2014): 661-717. Appendix. Slides. Data. NBER Digest. The Boston Globe. Freakonomics Podcast. The New York Times. FT.

"Heteroskedasticity-Robust Inference in Finite Samples."

Hausman, Jerry, and Christopher John Palmer. Economics Letters Vol. 116, No. 2 (2012): 232-235. Prepublication Manuscript. Stata code and help file.

"Running Up the Tab: Personal Bankruptcy, Moral Hazard, and Shadow Debt."

Argyle, Bronson, Benjamin Iverson, Taylor Nadauld, and Christopher John Palmer, MIT Sloan Working Paper 6150-20. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, July 2020.

"Creating Moves to Opportunity: Experimental Evidence on Barriers to Neighborhood Choice."

Bergman, Peter, Raj Chetty, Stefanie DeLuca, Nathaniel Hendren, Lawrence F. Katz, and Christopher John Palmer (NBER Working Paper No. 26164), Working Paper. 2019. Non-technical summary. Slides. NY Times. City Lab. Vox. NPR. The Hill.

"Real Effects of Search Frictions in Consumer Credit Markets."

Argyle, Bronson, Christopher John Palmer, and Taylor Nadauld (NBER Working Paper No. 26645), MIT Sloan Working Paper 5242-17. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, October 2017. Slides. WSJ. Econimate video. The Conversation. NBER Reporter. MarketWatch.

"Errors in the Dependent Variable of Quantile Regression Models."

Palmer, Christopher John, Jerry Hausman, Haoyang Liu, and Ye Luo (NBER Working Paper No. 25819), Working Paper. 2019.