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First Name: Laura
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Last Name: Schechter
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RePEc Short-ID: psc469

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Homepage: http://www.aae.wisc.edu/schechter/
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Affiliation

(90%) Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Location: Madison, Wisconsin (United States)
Homepage: http://www.aae.wisc.edu/
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Phone: 608-262-8966
Fax: 608-262-4376
Postal: 427 Lorch Street, Madison, WI 53706-1503
Handle: RePEc:edi:dauwius (more details at EDIRC)
(10%) Economics Department
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Location: Madison, Wisconsin (United States)
Homepage: http://www.econ.wisc.edu/
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Phone: 608/263-2989
Fax: 608/262-2033
Postal: Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706-1393
Handle: RePEc:edi:eduwius (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Laura Schechter & Ethan Ligon, 2013. "Structural Experimentation to Distinguish between Models of Risk Sharing with Frictions," 2013 Meeting Papers 174, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  2. Ligon, Ethan & Schechter, Laura, 2011. "Motives for Sharing in Social Networks," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt4sn304b6, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  3. Ligon, Ethan A. & Schechter, Laura, 2011. "The Value of social networks in rural Paraguay," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt7507w5zw, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  4. Frederico Finan & Laura Schechter, 2009. "Vote-Buying and Reciprocity," Working Papers id:1882, eSocialSciences.
  5. Jamison, Julian & Karlan, Dean & Schechter, Laura, 2006. "To Deceive or Not to Deceive: The Effect of Deception on Behavior inFuture Laboratory Experiments," Working Papers 18, Yale University, Department of Economics.
  6. Laura Schechter, 2005. "Traditional trust measurement and the risk confound: An experiment in rural paraguay," Artefactual Field Experiments 00106, The Field Experiments Website.
  7. Ligon, Ethan & Schechter, Laura, 2004. "Evaluating different approaches to estimating vulnerability," Social Protection Discussion Papers 30159, The World Bank.
  8. Ligon, Ethan & Laura Schechter, 2002. "Measuring Vulnerability," Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2002 128, Royal Economic Society.
  9. Ligon, Ethan & Schechter, Laura, 2002. "Measuring Vulnerability: The Director's Cut," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

Articles

  1. Barham, Bradford L. & Chavas, Jean-Paul & Fitz, Dylan & Salas, Vanessa Ríos & Schechter, Laura, 2014. "The roles of risk and ambiguity in technology adoption," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 97(C), pages 204-218.
  2. Laura Schechter & Alex Yuskavage, 2012. "Inequality, Reciprocity, and Credit in Social Networks," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 94(2), pages 402-410.
  3. Ligon, Ethan & Schechter, Laura, 2012. "Motives for sharing in social networks," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 99(1), pages 13-26.
  4. Frederico Finan & Laura Schechter, 2012. "Vote‐Buying and Reciprocity," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 80(2), pages 863-881, 03.
  5. George Judge & Laura Schechter, 2009. "Detecting Problems in Survey Data Using Benford’s Law," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 44(1).
  6. Jamison, Julian & Karlan, Dean & Schechter, Laura, 2008. "To deceive or not to deceive: The effect of deception on behavior in future laboratory experiments," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 68(3-4), pages 477-488, December.
  7. Schechter, Laura, 2007. "Traditional trust measurement and the risk confound: An experiment in rural Paraguay," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 62(2), pages 272-292, February.
  8. Laura Schechter, 2007. "Risk aversion and expected-utility theory: A calibration exercise," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 35(1), pages 67-76, August.
  9. Laura Schechter, 2007. "Theft, Gift-Giving, and Trustworthiness: Honesty Is Its Own Reward in Rural Paraguay," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 97(5), pages 1560-1582, December.
  10. Grendar, Marian & Judge, George & Schechter, Laura, 2007. "An empirical non-parametric likelihood family of data-based Benford-like distributions," Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Elsevier, vol. 380(C), pages 429-438.
  11. Laura Schechter, 2006. "Trust, trustworthiness, and risk in rural Paraguay," Experimental Economics, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 173-173, June.
  12. Ethan Ligon & Laura Schechter, 2003. "Measuring Vulnerability," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 113(486), pages C95-C102, March.

NEP Fields

6 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2012-02-20
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2012-02-20
  3. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (3) 2009-04-05 2011-09-16 2011-09-22. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (4) 2011-09-16 2011-09-22 2012-02-20 2012-03-28. Author is listed
  5. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (5) 2011-09-16 2011-09-22 2012-02-20 2012-02-20 2012-03-28. Author is listed
  6. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (3) 2012-02-20 2012-02-20 2012-03-28. Author is listed
  7. NEP-NET: Network Economics (2) 2012-02-20 2012-03-28. Author is listed
  8. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (3) 2009-04-05 2011-09-16 2011-09-22. Author is listed
  9. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (6) 2009-04-05 2011-09-16 2011-09-22 2012-02-20 2012-02-20 2012-03-28. Author is listed

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