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Personal Details

First Name: Benjamin
Middle Name: R.
Last Name: Lester
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RePEc Short-ID: ple283

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Homepage: http://sites.google.com/site/benjaminrlester
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Affiliation

(59%) Research Department
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)
Homepage: http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/
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Postal: 10 Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1574
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(21%) Department of Economics
University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)
Homepage: http://www.econ.upenn.edu/
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Phone: 215-898-7701
Fax: 215-573-2057
Postal: 160 McNeil Building, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6297
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(20%) Department of Economics
University of Western Ontario
Location: London, Canada
Homepage: http://economics.uwo.ca/
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Phone: (519) 661-3500
Fax: (519) 661-3666
Postal: Faculty of Social Sciences, London, Ontario, N6A 5C2
Handle: RePEc:edi:deuwoca (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Lester, Benjamin & Rocheteau, Guillaume & Weill, Pierre-Olivier, 2014. "Competing for order flow in OTC markets," Working Papers 14-9, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
  2. Benjamin Lester & Ludo Visschers & Ronald Wolthoff, 2014. "Meeting Technologies and Optimal Trading Mechanisms in Competitive Search Markets," Working Papers tecipa-508, University of Toronto, Department of Economics.
  3. Benjamin Lester & Ludo Visschers & Ronald Wolthoff, 2013. "Competing with asking prices," Working Papers 13-07, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
  4. Ronald Wolthoff & Benjamin Lester, 2012. "Interviews and the Assignment of Workers to Jobs," 2012 Meeting Papers 631, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  5. Ronald Wolthoff & Lodewijk Visschers & Benjamin Lester, 2012. "Asking Prices and Inspection Goods," 2012 Meeting Papers 792, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  6. Kyungmin Kim & Benjamin Lester & Braz Camargo, 2012. "Subsidizing Price Discovery," 2012 Meeting Papers 338, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  7. Braz Camargo & Benjamin Lester, 2011. "Trading dynamics in decentralized markets with adverse selection," Working Papers 11-36, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
  8. Benjamin Lester & Andrew Postlewaite & Randall Wright, 2008. "Information, Liquidity, Asset Prices and Monetary Policy, Second Version," PIER Working Paper Archive 10-040, Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, revised 16 Dec 2010.
  9. Benjamin Lester, 2008. "Endogenous, State-Dependent Matching with Implications for the Cyclical Behavior of Unemployment," 2008 Meeting Papers 299, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  10. Benjamin Lester & Andrew Postlewaite & Randall Wright, 2008. "Information, Liquidity and Asset Prices," PIER Working Paper Archive 08-039, Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania.
  11. Benjamin Lester, 2006. "A Model of Interbank Settlement," 2006 Meeting Papers 282, Society for Economic Dynamics.

Articles

  1. Lester, Benjamin, 2013. "Breaking the ice: government interventions in frozen markets," Business Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, issue Q4, pages 19-25.
  2. Benjamin Lester & Nicola Persico & Ludo Visschers, 2012. "Information Acquisition and the Exclusion of Evidence in Trials," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 28(1), pages 163-182.
  3. Benjamin Lester & Andrew Postlewaite & Randall Wright, 2012. "Information, Liquidity, Asset Prices, and Monetary Policy," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 79(3), pages 1209-1238.
  4. Benjamin Lester, 2011. "Information and Prices with Capacity Constraints," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 101(4), pages 1591-1600, June.
  5. Benjamin Lester & Andrew Postlewaite & Randall Wright, 2011. "Information and Liquidity," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 43, pages 355-377, October.
  6. Lester, Benjamin, 2010. "Directed search with multi-vacancy firms," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 145(6), pages 2108-2132, November.
  7. Lester Benjamin, 2009. "Settlement Systems," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 9(1), pages 1-35, May.

NEP Fields

14 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BAN: Banking (1) 2007-01-13
  2. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2013-05-11
  3. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (2) 2007-01-13 2008-10-28
  4. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (6) 2013-02-16 2013-03-23 2013-06-09 2014-05-17 2014-05-24 2014-05-24. Author is listed
  5. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2014-05-17
  6. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (3) 2011-09-22 2013-05-11 2014-05-24
  7. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (2) 2008-10-28 2013-05-11
  8. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2014-03-30
  9. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2014-04-11
  10. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2013-05-11
  11. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2007-01-13 2008-10-28
  12. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (9) 2013-01-26 2013-02-16 2013-03-23 2013-05-11 2013-06-09 2014-04-11 2014-05-17 2014-05-24 2014-05-24. Author is listed
  13. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (1) 2008-10-28
  14. NEP-MST: Market Microstructure (1) 2014-03-30

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