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Homepage:https://sites.google.com/site/basitakzafar/
Workplace:Department of Economics, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. Expectations with Endogenous Information Acquisition: An Experimental Investigation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Labor Market Search With Imperfect Information and Learning
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  3. What Would You Do With $500? Spending Responses to Gains, Losses, News and Loans
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2018) Downloads View citations (5)

2017

  1. Access to credit and financial health: evaluating the impact of debt collection
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads
  2. Educational assortative mating and household income inequality
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (15)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Preference for the workplace, investment in human capital, and gender
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (13)

2016

  1. An overview of the Survey of Consumer Expectations
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Policy Review (2017)
  2. Financial Aid, Debt Management, and Socioeconomic Outcomes: Post-College Effects of Merit-Based Aid
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Home price expectations and behavior: evidence from a randomized information experiment
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Human Capital Investments and Expectations about Career and Family
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Preference for the Workplace, Human Capital, and Gender
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2015

  1. Expectation Formation
    2015 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
  2. Financial education and the debt behavior of the young
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Information and anti-American attitudes
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads
  4. Intended College Attendance: Evidence from an Experiment on College Returns and Cost
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2015) Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Personal Experiences and Expectations about Aggregate Outcomes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2015) Downloads View citations (4)
  6. The sensitivity of housing demand to financing conditions: evidence from a survey
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Determinants of college major choice: identification using an information experiment
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2015)
  2. Heterogeneous inflation expectations and learning
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2015)
  3. Information heterogeneity and intended college enrollment
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads
  4. University choice: the role of expected earnings, non-pecuniary outcomes and financial constraints
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2014) Downloads View citations (9)

2013

  1. A boost in the paycheck: survey evidence on workers’ response to the 2011 payroll tax cuts
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Gender discrimination and social identity: experimental evidence from urban Pakistan
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Preferences and Biases in Educational Choices and Labor Market Expectations: Shrinking the Black Box of Gender
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2013) Downloads View citations (18)
  4. The impact of housing markets on consumer debt: credit report evidence from 1999 to 2012
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2015)
  5. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 5: results from methodological experiments
    Understanding Society Working Paper Series, Understanding Society at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. Heterogeneus Inflation Expectations Learning and Market Outcomes
    Working Papers Central Bank of Chile, Central Bank of Chile Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Inflation Expectations and Behavior: Do Survey Respondents Act on their Beliefs?
    2012 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2011) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (2015)
  3. The price is right: updating of inflation expectations in a randomized price information experiment
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (3)

2011

  1. Belief updating among college students: evidence from experimental variation in information
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Household Debt and Saving During the 2007 Recession
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2011) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Chapter (2013)
  3. Stereotypes and madrassas: experimental evidence from Pakistan
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2015)

2010

  1. Bayesian social learning, conformity, and stubbornness: evidence from the AP top 25
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads
  2. Can subjective expectations data be used in choice models? Evidence on cognitive biases
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Applied Econometrics (2011)
  3. Double majors: one for me, one for the parents?
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2012)

2009

  1. An experimental investigation of why individuals conform
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2011)
  2. College major choice and the gender gap
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2013)
  3. How do college students form expectations?
    Staff Reports, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2011)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. An overview of the Survey of Consumer Expectations
    Economic Policy Review, 2017, (23-2), 51-72 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Determinants of College Major Choice: Identification using an Information Experiment
    Review of Economic Studies, 2015, 82, (2), 791-824 Downloads View citations (103)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Heterogeneous Inflation Expectations and Learning
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2015, 47, (5), 867-896 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. How Do College Students Respond to Public Information about Earnings?
    Journal of Human Capital, 2015, 9, (2), 117 - 169 Downloads View citations (31)
  4. INFLATION EXPECTATIONS AND BEHAVIOR: DO SURVEY RESPONDENTS ACT ON THEIR BELIEFS?
    International Economic Review, 2015, 56, 505-536 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  5. Stereotypes and Madrassas: Experimental evidence from Pakistan
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 118, (C), 247-267 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  6. The Impact of Housing Markets on Consumer Debt: Credit Report Evidence from 1999 to 2012
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2015, 47, (S1), 175-213 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2014

  1. Do we follow others when we should outside the lab? Evidence from the AP top 25
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2014, 49, (1), 73-102 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. College Major Choice and the Gender Gap
    Journal of Human Resources, 2013, 48, (3) Downloads View citations (95)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Measuring Inflation Expectations
    Annual Review of Economics, 2013, 5, (1), 273-301 Downloads View citations (12)

2012

  1. DOUBLE MAJORS: ONE FOR ME, ONE FOR THE PARENTS?
    Economic Inquiry, 2012, 50, (2), 287-308 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. An experimental investigation of why individuals conform
    European Economic Review, 2011, 55, (6), 774-798 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Can subjective expectations data be used in choice models? evidence on cognitive biases
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2011, 26, (3), 520-544 View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  3. How Do College Students Form Expectations?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2011, 29, (2), 301 - 348 Downloads View citations (80)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

Chapters

2013

  1. Household Debt and Saving during the 2007 Recession
    A chapter in Measuring Wealth and Financial Intermediation and Their Links to the Real Economy, 2013, pp 273-322 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
 
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