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Treb Allen

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First Name:Treb
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Last Name:Allen
RePEc Short-ID:pal675
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Terminal Degree:2012 Economics Department; Yale University (from RePEc Genealogy)


(99%) Economics Department
Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire (United States)


6106 Rockefeller Center, Hanover, NH 03755-3514
RePEc:edi:eddarus (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)

: 617-868-3900

1050 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
RePEc:edi:nberrus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Treb Allen & Costas Arkolakis, 2019. "The Welfare Effects of Transportation Infrastructure Improvements," NBER Working Papers 25487, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Treb Allen & Caue Dobbin & Melanie Morten, 2018. "Walls and Migration," 2018 Meeting Papers 123, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  3. Treb Allen & CauĂȘ de Castro Dobbin & Melanie Morten, 2018. "Border Walls," NBER Working Papers 25267, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Kamran Bilir & Christopher Tonetti & Treb Allen, 2017. "The Spatial Diffusion of Knowledge," 2017 Meeting Papers 1498, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  5. Treb Allen & David Atkin, 2016. "Volatility and the Gains from Trade," NBER Working Papers 22276, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Treb Allen & Costas Arkolakis & Yuta Takahashi, 2014. "Universal Gravity," NBER Working Papers 20787, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Treb Allen & Costas Arkolakis, 2013. "Trade and the Topography of the Spatial Economy," NBER Working Papers 19181, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Treb Allen, 2012. "Information Frictions in Trade," 2012 Meeting Papers 125, Society for Economic Dynamics.


  1. Treb Allen & Costas Arkolakis & Yuta Takahashi, 2020. "Universal Gravity," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 128(2), pages 393-433.
  2. Allen, Treb, 2016. "Optimal (partial) group liability in microfinance lending," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 121(C), pages 201-216.
  3. Treb Allen, 2015. "The Promise of Freedom: Fertility Decisions and the Escape from Slavery," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 97(2), pages 472-484, May.
  4. Treb Allen, 2014. "Information Frictions in Trade," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 82, pages 2041-2083, November.
  5. Treb Allen & Costas Arkolakis, 2014. "Trade and the Topography of the Spatial Economy," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 129(3), pages 1085-1140.
  6. Treb Allen & Stephen Meardon, 2012. "Reciprocity in Retrospect: A Historical Inquest of Bilateralism in U.S. Trade Policy," HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT AND POLICY, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2012(2), pages 5-33.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 8 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-INT: International Trade (6) 2012-11-11 2013-07-05 2015-01-14 2015-07-11 2016-05-28 2018-12-17. Author is listed
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2013-07-05 2018-03-19 2019-02-04. Author is listed
  3. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2013-07-05
  4. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy (1) 2018-03-19
  5. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2018-12-17
  6. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2018-12-17
  7. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2019-02-04


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