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Keith Chen

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First Name:Keith
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Last Name:Chen
RePEc Short-ID:pch1176
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Terminal Degree:2003 Department of Economics; Harvard University (from RePEc Genealogy)


(47%) School of Management
Yale University

New Haven, Connecticut (United States)
RePEc:edi:smyalus (more details at EDIRC)

(47%) Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics
Yale University

New Haven, Connecticut (United States)
RePEc:edi:cowleus (more details at EDIRC)

(6%) Economics Department
Yale University

New Haven, Connecticut (United States)
RePEc:edi:edyalus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. M. Keith Chen, 2011. "The Effect of Language on Economic Behavior: Evidence from Savings Rates, Health Behaviors, and Retirement Assets," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 1820, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University, revised Dec 2012.
  2. M. Keith Chen, 2008. "Rationalization and Cognitive Dissonance: Do Choices Affect or Reflect Preferences?," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 1669, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
  3. Chen, Keith & Lange, Fabian, 2008. "Education, Information, and Improved Health: Evidence from Breast Cancer Screening," IZA Discussion Papers 3548, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Chen, M. Keith & Nalebuff, Barry, 2006. "One-Way Essential Complements," Working Papers 22, Yale University, Department of Economics.
  5. M. Keith Chen & Venkat Lakshminarayanan & Laurie Santos, 2005. "The Evolution of Our Preferences: Evidence from Capuchin-Monkey Trading Behavior," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 1524, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
  6. M. Keith Chen & Jesse M. Shapiro, 2003. "Does Prison Harden Inmates? A Discontinuity-based Approach," Law and Economics 0304003, University Library of Munich, Germany.


  1. M. Keith Chen & Judith A. Chevalier, 2012. "Are Women Overinvesting in Education? Evidence from the Medical Profession," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 6(2), pages 124-149.
  2. Chen, M. Keith & Chevalier, Judith A., 2008. "The taste for leisure, career choice, and the returns to education," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 99(2), pages 353-356, May.
  3. M. Keith Chen & Jonathan E. Ingersoll, Jr. & Edward H. Kaplan, 2008. "Modeling a Presidential Prediction Market," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 54(8), pages 1381-1394, August.
  4. M. Keith Chen & Venkat Lakshminarayanan & Laurie R. Santos, 2006. "How Basic Are Behavioral Biases? Evidence from Capuchin Monkey Trading Behavior," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 114(3), pages 517-537, June.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 7 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-LAW: Law and Economics (3) 2003-04-27 2004-03-14 2006-11-18
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive and Behavioural Economics (2) 2008-07-30 2011-09-05
  3. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2005-06-27 2008-07-30
  4. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2008-07-14 2011-09-05
  5. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (2) 2005-06-27 2008-07-30
  6. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2006-11-18
  7. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2008-07-30
  8. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2008-07-14
  9. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2005-06-27
  10. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (1) 2006-11-18
  11. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2008-07-14
  12. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2006-11-18
  13. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2006-11-18
  14. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2005-06-27
  15. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (1) 2004-03-14


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