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2016 Staff Reports

How to Escape a Liquidity Trap with Interest Rate Rules
Fernando Duarte
May  Number 776

The Term Structure of Expectations and Bond Yields
Richard Crump, Stefano Eusepi, and Emanuel Moench
May  Number 775

Term Structures of Asset Prices and Returns
David Backus, Nina Boyarchenko, and Mikhail Chernov
April  Number 774

The Federal Reserve and Market Confidence
Nina Boyarchenko, Valentin Haddad, and Matthew C. Plosser
April  Number 773

Organizational Complexity and Balance Sheet Management in Global Banks
Nicola Cetorelli and Linda S. Goldberg
March  Number 772

International Shocks and Domestic Prices: How Large Are Strategic Complementarities?
Mary Amiti, Oleg Itskhoki, and Jozef Konings
March  Number 771

Parsing the Content of Bank Supervision
Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham, Beverly Hirtle, and David Lucca
March  Number 770

The Economics of Bank Supervision
Thomas M. Eisenbach, David O. Lucca, and Robert M. Townsend
March  Number 769

The Impact of Supervision on Bank Performance
Beverly Hirtle, Anna Kovner, and Matthew Plosser
March  Number 768

Preference for the Workplace, Investment in Human Capital, and Gender
Matthew Wiswall and Basit Zafar
March  Number 767

A Simple Model of Subprime Borrowers and Credit Growth
Alejandro Justiniano, Giorgio E. Primiceri, and Andrea Tambalotti
February  Number 766

Liquidity Traps, Capital Flows
Sushant Acharya and Julien Bengui
January  Number 765

An Anatomy of U.S. Personal Bankruptcy under Chapter 13
Hülya Eraslan, Gizem Koşar, Wenli Li, and Pierre-Daniel Sarte
January  Number 764

Interbank Market and Central Bank Policy
Jung-Hyun Ahn, Vincent Bignon, Régis Breton, and Antoine Martin
January  Number 763

The Role of Start-Ups in Structural Transformation
Robert C. Dent, Fatih Karahan, Benjamin Pugsley, and Ayşegül Şahin
January  Number 762

Merger Options and Risk Arbitrage
Peter Van Tassel
January  Number 761

Hidden Cost of Better Bank Services: Carefree Depositors in Riskier Banks?
Dong Beom Choi and Ulysses Velasquez
January  Number 760

The Effect of Monetary Policy on Bank Wholesale Funding
Dong Beom Choi and Hyun-Soo Choi
January  Number 759

A New Survey of the U.S. Bilateral Repo Market: A Snapshot of Broker-Dealer Activity
Viktoria Baklanova, Cecilia Caglio, Marco Cipriani, and Adam Copeland
January  Number 758

Working Hard in the Wrong Place: A Mismatch-Based Explanation to the UK Productivity Puzzle
Christina Patterson, Ayşegül Şahin, Giorgio Topa, and
Giovanni L. Violante
January  Number 757

Do Long-Haul Truckers Undervalue Future Fuel Savings?
Jacob Adenbaum, Adam Copeland, and John Stevens
January  Number 756