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Technical working papers intended for publication in leading finance and economics journals. The Research Papers series predated StaffReports and was discontinued in 1998. Both series are available only online.
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2015 Staff Reports

Business Cycle Fluctuations and the Distribution of Consumption
Giacomo De Giorgi and Luca Gambetti
March  Number 716

Informational Contagion in the Laboratory
Marco Cipriani, Antonio Guarino, Giovanni Guazzarotti, Federico Tagliati, and Sven Fischer
March  Number 715

The Equity Risk Premium: A Review of Models
Fernando Duarte and Carlo Rosa
February  Number 714

How Mortgage Finance Affects the Urban Landscape
Sewin Chan, Andrew Haughwout, and Joseph Tracy
February  Number 713

Overnight RRP Operations as a Monetary Policy Tool: Some Design Considerations
Joshua Frost, Lorie Logan, Antoine Martin, Patrick McCabe, Fabio Natalucci, and Julie Remache
February  Number 712

Anxiety, Overconfidence, and Excessive Risk Taking
Thomas M. Eisenbach and Martin C. Schmalz
February  Number 711

What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Reveal about Life-Cycle Earnings Risk?
Fatih Guvenen, Fatih Karahan, Serdar Ozkan, and Jae Song
February  Number 710

Credit Supply and the Housing Boom
Alejandro Justiniano, Giorgio E. Primiceri, and Andrea Tambalotti
February  Number 709

Betting against Beta (and Gamma) Using Government Bonds
J. Benson Durham
January  Number 708