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Petra Persson

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Last Name:Persson
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(90%) Department of Economics
Stanford University

Stanford, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:destaus (more details at EDIRC)

(10%) Institutet för Näringslivsforskning (IFN)

Stockholm, Sweden
RePEc:edi:iuiiise (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Petra Persson & Nikita Roketskiy & Samuel Lee, 2021. "Circles of Trust: Rival Information in Social Networks," NBER Working Papers 29324, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Amy Finkelstein & Petra Persson & Maria Polyakova & Jesse M. Shapiro, 2021. "A Taste of Their Own Medicine: Guideline Adherence and Access to Expertise," NBER Working Papers 29356, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Petra Persson & Xinyao Qiu & Maya Rossin-Slater, 2021. "Family Spillover Effects of Marginal Diagnoses: The Case of ADHD," NBER Working Papers 28334, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Petra Persson & Maya Rossin-Slater, 2019. "When Dad Can Stay Home: Fathers' Workplace Flexibility and Maternal Health," NBER Working Papers 25902, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Yiqun Chen & Petra Persson & Maria Polyakova, 2019. "The Roots of Health Inequality and The Value of Intra-Family Expertise," NBER Working Papers 25618, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Diamond, Rebecca & Dickstein, Michael J. & McQuade, Timothy James & Persson, Petra, 2018. "Take-Up, Drop-Out, and Spending in ACA Marketplaces," Research Papers 3680, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business.
  7. Rebecca Diamond & Michael J. Dickstein & Timothy McQuade & Petra Persson, 2018. "Insurance without Commitment: Evidence from the ACA Marketplaces," NBER Working Papers 24668, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Rebecca Diamond & Petra Persson, 2016. "The Long-term Consequences of Teacher Discretion in Grading of High-stakes Tests," NBER Working Papers 22207, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Petra Persson & Maya Rossin-Slater, 2016. "Family Ruptures, Stress, and the Mental Health of the Next Generation," NBER Working Papers 22229, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Persson, Petra, 2015. "Social insurance and the marriage market," Working Paper Series 2015:6, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.
  11. Persson, Petra & Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina, 2015. "The Limits of Career Concerns in Federalism: Evidence from China," CEPR Discussion Papers 10397, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  12. Persson, Petra & Rossin-Slater, Maya, 2014. "Family Ruptures and Intergenerational Transmission of Stress," Working Paper Series 1022, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  13. Persson, Petra, 2013. "Attention Manipulation and Information Overload," Working Paper Series 995, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
  14. Samuel Lee & Petra Persson, 2012. "Human Trafficking and Regulating Prostitution," Working Papers 12-07, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Department of Economics.
  15. Lee, Samuel & Persson, Petra, 2012. "Financing from Family and Friends," Working Paper Series 933, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.


  1. Petra Persson, 2020. "Social Insurance and the Marriage Market," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 128(1), pages 252-300.
  2. Petra Persson & Maya Rossin-Slater, 2018. "Family Ruptures, Stress, and the Mental Health of the Next Generation: Reply," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 108(4-5), pages 1256-1263, April.
  3. Petra Persson & Maya Rossin-Slater, 2018. "Family Ruptures, Stress, and the Mental Health of the Next Generation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 108(4-5), pages 1214-1252, April.
  4. Persson, Petra, 2018. "Attention manipulation and information overload," Behavioural Public Policy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 2(1), pages 78-106, May.
  5. Samuel Lee & Petra Persson, 2016. "Financing from Family and Friends," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 29(9), pages 2341-2386.
  6. Petra Persson & Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, 2016. "The Limits Of Career Concerns In Federalism: Evidence From China," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 14(2), pages 338-374, April.

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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 22 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-HEA: Health Economics (7) 2016-05-21 2018-06-25 2018-09-17 2019-03-11 2019-06-24 2021-02-01 2021-10-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (5) 2014-01-10 2014-01-10 2017-10-01 2017-10-29 2021-10-11. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (3) 2014-01-10 2014-05-17 2019-06-24
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2016-05-21 2019-06-24 2019-07-15
  5. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2019-03-11 2019-03-25
  6. NEP-FLE: Financial Literacy & Education (2) 2017-10-01 2017-10-29
  7. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (2) 2012-05-29 2012-10-20
  8. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (2) 2012-05-29 2014-01-10
  9. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (2) 2014-01-10 2016-05-08
  10. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (2) 2014-01-10 2021-10-11
  11. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2015-02-28 2015-07-11
  12. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2016-05-08 2021-10-11
  13. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2015-04-25
  14. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2014-01-10
  15. NEP-CNA: China (1) 2015-07-11
  16. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2014-01-10
  17. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2016-05-08
  18. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2012-10-20
  19. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2021-10-11
  20. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2016-05-08
  21. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2012-10-20
  22. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2012-05-29
  23. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2021-10-11
  24. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2021-10-11
  25. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2016-05-08
  26. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2012-10-20


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