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- MacArthur Genius Mullainthan. // Siliconindia;Nov2002, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p16
Features economics professor Sendhil Mullainathan as the recipient of the MacArthur Foundation fellowship. Contribution of Mullainathan in theoretical and empirical economics; Personal and educational background.
- The half-trillion GCC treasure trove coming your way. O'Sullivan, Edmund // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/3/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p56
This article forecasts on oil prices in the Middle East for 2006 onwards. Economists say the oil price will probably only rise by about 10 per cent in 2006 after gaining more than one third in each of the last two years. The experts also agree that oil demand will flatten but not fall. The...
- Study Confirms Racial Bias in Sentencing Decisions. // News India Times;09/07/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 36, p8
The article discusses the study conducted by Sendhil Mullainathan, professor of economics at Harvard University and colleagues on the topics related to the effect of racial bias on the sentencing judicial decision.
- Just a Regular JosÃ©. Reuss, Alejandro // Dollars & Sense;Sept/Oct2014, Issue 314, p4
The article discusses research by economists Marianne Bertrand and Sendhil Mullainathan in 2014 which found that "white sounding" names got 50 percent more callbacks from prospective employers, compared to "African-American sounding" names.
- Harvard Prof Says Choices Vex Consumers. // National Mortgage News;10/8/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on a study which shows that consumers want choices and to plan for their future, however want it to be simple and immediate. Sendhil Mullainathan, a Harvard professor, said that the problems that resulted from the proliferation of nontraditional mortgage products may stem...
- Money Woes Hits Poor People Even in IQ: Study. // India -- West;10/11/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 47, pA31
The article reflects on a study by Sendhil Mullainathan, economist, which found "cognitive deficit" to be associated with poverty and can be addressed if cause of cognitive load is known and informs that Mullainathan has translated the cause of defict into intelligence test (IQ) points.
- Prices and Quality Effects in Cross-Sectional Demand Analysis. Cox, Thomas L.; Wohlgenant, Michael K. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Nov86, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p908
A conceptual clarification of the sources and meaning of cross-sectional price variability is used to motivate a theoretical and econometric framework for the estimation of cross-sectional demand functions. Quality effects are distinguished from supply-related price variability to identify...
- Price Situation. // Economic Review (05318955);Apr/May2002, Vol. 33 Issue 4/5, p65
Focuses on the prices for commodities in Karachi, Pakistan. Decline of most of the prices; Influence of the decrease in demand; Presentation of a chart depicting the changes in the prices.
- Consumption and time in economics: prices and quantities in a temporary equilibrium perspective. Nistic�, Sergio // Cambridge Journal of Economics;Nov2005, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p943
The main tenet of the paper is that cost-plus non-competitive prices, while obviously set by firms according to expected market demand for their output, can be assumed to be independent of possible discrepancies between the expected and the actual demand for firms' output. The analysis is placed...