Christopher L. House
Department of Economics, 238 Lorch Hall, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI 48109
Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
M.A. Northeastern University, 1994.
“Temporary Investment Tax Incentives: Theory with Evidence from Bonus Depreciation,” with Matthew D. Shapiro. American Economic Review, 93(3), pp. 437-768, June 2008.
“Durable Goods and Conformity,” with Emre Ozdenoren. RAND Journal of Economics, 39(2), pp. 452-468, Summer 2008.
“Valuing Lost Home Production of Dual Earner Couples,” with John Laitner and Dmitriy Stolyarov. International Economic Review, 49(2), pp. 701-736, May 2008.
“Sticky-Price Models and Durable Goods,” with Robert Barsky and Miles Kimball. American Economic Review, 97(3), pp. 984-998, June 2007.
“Phased-In Tax Cuts and Economic Activity,” with Matthew Shapiro. American Economic Review, 96(5), pp. 1835-1849, December 2006.
“Adverse Selection and the Financial Accelerator,” Journal of Monetary Economics, 53(6), pp. 1117-1134, September 2006.
“An sS Model with Adverse Selection,” with John Leahy. Journal of Political Economy, 112(3), pp. 581-614, June 2004.
“Comment on ‘By How Much Does GDP Rise if the Government Buys More Output?’ by R. E. Hall,” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Vol 2, 2009.
“Comment on ‘Budget Deficits, National Saving, and Interest Rates’ by W. G. and P. Orszag,” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Vol 2, 2004.
“Investment Supply and Tax Incentives: Estimates and Applications.” (with Ana-Maria Mocanu and Matthew D. Shapiro) 2010.
“Managing Markets for Toxic Assets.” (with Yusufcan Masatlioglu), working paper. 2010.
“Layoffs, Lemons and Temps.” (with Jing Zhang) working paper. 2010.
“Fixed Costs and Long-Lived Investments.” NBER working paper No. 14402, under submission 2009.
“Investment Timing in Fixed-Cost Models: Evidence and Implications.” (with Ana-Maria Mocanu) 2010.
“Home Production by Dual-Earner Couples and Consumption During Retirement.” (with John Laitner and Dmitriy Stolyarov). MRRC working paper 2006-143, November 2006.
“Do Flexible Durable Goods Prices Undermine Sticky Price Models?” with Robert Barsky and Miles Kimball. NBER working paper No. 9832, 2003.
“Optimal Monetary Policy and Durable Goods.” (with R. Barsky and M. Kimball) 2010.
“A Contestable Market Theory of the Funds Rate.” (with Emre Ozdenoren) 2008.
“Internal Rates of Return and Business Cycle Dynamics.” 2008.
“Taxes and Long-Lived Capital Goods.” (with Matthew Shapiro) 2007.
“Propagation in a Working Capital Model.” 2007.
“Time on the Market and Conformity for Durable Goods.” (with Emre Ozdenoren) 2007
“Optimal Monetary Policy When Investments Can Be Timed.” 2005.
“Monetary Policy and Credit Market Failure.” Unpublished manuscript, 2000.
“Government Spending Shocks and the International Consumption Correlation Puzzle,” (with Jonathan Willis). Unpublished manuscript, 1999.
American Economic Review (Excellence in Refereeing Award, 2007-2008), Journal of Political Economy, Econometrica, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Monetary Economics, International Economic Review, RAND Journal of Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Journal of the European Economic Association, Economic Theory, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Review of Economic Dynamics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Macroeconomics, Macroeconomic Dynamics and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
SSA 10-P-98362-5-01, “Life-Cycle Saving in Dual-Earner Households.” (Co-PI, with J. Laitner (PI) and D. Stolyarov (Co-PI)), 2003 – 2004.
SSA 10-P-98362-5-03, “Home Production by Dual Earner Couples and Consumption During Retirement.” (Co-PI, with J. Laitner (PI) and D. Stolyarov (Co-PI)), 2005 – 2006.
SSA 10-P-98362-5-04, “Trends in the Labor Force Participation of Married Women.” (Co-PI, with J. Laitner (PI) and D. Stolyarov (Co-PI)), 2006 – 2007.
HHS/NIH/NIA 1-R01-AG030841-01, “A Life-Cycle Analysis of Health, Family Structure, Wealth, and Retirement.” (Co-PI, with J. Laitner (PI), D. Silverman (Co-PI) and D. Stolyarov (Co-PI)), 2007 – 2010.
NSF No. SES-0962219, “Investment: Theory, Estimates, and Public Policy.” (PI, with M. D. Shapiro (Co-PI)), 2009-2011.
Aneeqa Aqeel (Lake Forest College), Angus Chu (Academia Sineca), Olivier Coibion (College of William and Mary), Nikolay Iskrev (Central Bank of Portugal), Edward Knotek (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City), Hangyu Lee, Ana-Maria Mocanu, Phacharaphot Nuntramas (San Diego State University), Rafael Portillo (IMF).
American Economic Association.
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