Basit Zafar

Basit Zafar

Senior Economist
Microeconomic Studies Function
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10045

Phone (212) 720-5648
basit.zafar@ny.frb.org

Working Papers

Heterogeneous Inflation Expectations, Learning, and Market Outcomes
With Carlos Madeira
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports , Number 536, Revised June 2014

Financial Education and the Debt Behavior of the Young
With Meta Brown, Wilbert van der Klaauw, and Jaya Wen
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 634, September 2013

Preferences and Biases in Educational Choices and Labor Market Expectations: Shrinking the Black Box of Gender
With Ernesto Reuben and Matthew Wiswall
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 627, August 2013
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The Impact of Housing Markets on Consumer Debt: Credit Report Evidence from 1999 to 2012
With Meta Brown, and Sarah Stein
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 617, May 2013

Gender Discrimination and Social Identity: Experimental Evidence from Urban Pakistan
With Adeline Delavande
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 593, January 2013

A Boost in the Paycheck: Survey Evidence on Workers’ Response to the 2011 Payroll Tax Cuts
With Grant Graziani, and Wilbert van der Klaauw
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 592, January 2013

How Deeply Held Are Anti-American Attitudes among Pakistani Youth? Evidence Using Experimental Variation in Information PDF
With Adeline Delavande
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 558, April 2012

The Price Is Right: Updating of Inflation Expectations in a Randomized Price Information Experiment
With Olivier Armantier, Scott Nelson, Giorgio Topa, and Wilbert van der Klaauw
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 543, January 2012

Belief Updating among College Students: Evidence from Experimental Variation in Information
With Matthew Wiswall
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 516, September 2011

Stereotypes and Madrassas: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan
With Adeline Delavande
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 501, June 2011

Determinants of College Major Choice: Identification Using an Information Experiment
With Matthew Wiswall
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 500, June 2011

Household Debt and Saving during the 2007 Recession
With Rajashri Chakrabarti, Donghoon Lee, and Wilbert van der Klaauw
Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports, Number 482, January 2011
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