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The asymmetric impact of oil prices, interest rates and oil price uncertainty on unemployment in the US
In this study, we investigate the presence of asymmetric interactions between oil prices, oil price uncertainty, interest rates, and unemployment in a cointegration framework. Utilizing the nonlinear auto-regressive ...
Independent vs. coordinated fundraising: Understanding the role of information
We use "real donation" laboratory experiments to compare independent fundraising, where donation requests from different charities arrive sequentially to potential donors, with coordinated fundraising, where donation ...
Random mechanisms for house allocation with existing tenants
We study the house allocation problem with existing tenants: n houses (stand for "indivisible objects") are to be allocated to n agents; each agent needs exactly one house and has strict preferences; k houses are initially ...
Unemployment flows, participation, and the natural rate of unemployment: Evidence from Turkey
We use a parsimonious unobserved components model with flow rates to estimate a time-varying unemployment rate trend for Turkey. Our approach is grounded in the modern theory of labor market search. This trend estimate ...
Firm boundaries, incentives, and fund performance: Evidence from a private pension fund system
The private pension fund system in Turkey presents a unique institutional structure where bank holding companies can own both private pension companies and asset management firms. More often than not, pension companies ...
Islamic capitalism and the rise of religious-conservative big business
(Taylor & Francis, 2020)
This chapter argues that the rise of “Islamic capitalism” and the country’s so-called “conservative bourgeoisie” owes much to the pragmatism and agility of Islamic actors who are quick to seize upon new economic and political ...
The role of real estate and gold as inflation hedges: the Islamic influence
(Emerald Publishing Limited, 2020)
Purpose This paper aims to understand how aversion to interest income in Islam may influence the demand for real estate and gold when inflation is rampant. Design/methodology/approach According to Markowitz's ...
Optimal peer-to-peer network for streaming multimedia broadcast
This study identifies optimal transmission mechanisms for a streaming video service in a peer-to-peer network structure as a function of the number of active peers, a common service value, a common discount factor, and ...
Bank regulation under fire sale externalities
(Oxford University Press, 2020-06)
We examine the optimal design of and interaction between capital and liquidity regulations. Banks, not internalizing fire sale externalities, overinvest in risky assets and underinvest in liquid assets in the competitive ...
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