Browsing Scholarly Articles by Duke-affiliated Author "Bayer, Patrick"

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  • Arcidiacono, Peter S.; Bayer, Patrick; Bugni, Federico A.; James, Jon (2013-01-01)
    Many dynamic problems in economics are characterized by large state spaces which make both computing and estimating the model infeasible. We introduce a method for approximating the value function of highdimensional dynamic ...
  • Bayer, Dr Patrick; Ross, Stephen L. (SSRN eLibrary, 2006)
    Researchers have long recognized that the non-random sorting of individuals into groups generates correlation between individual and group attributes that is likely to bias naïve estimates of both individual and group ...
  • Bayer, Patrick; Khan, Shakeeb; Timmins, Christopher (SSRN, 2008)
    This paper considers nonparametric identification and estimation of a generalized Roy model that includes a non-pecuniary component of utility associated with each choice alternative. Previous work has found that, without ...
  • Bayer, Dr Patrick; Ross, Stephen L.; Topa, Giorgio (Journal of Political Economy, 2008)
    We use a novel research design to empirically detect the effect of social interactions among neighbors on labor market outcomes. Specifically, using Census data that characterize residential and employment locations down ...
  • Bayer, Dr Patrick; McMillan, Robert (SSRN eLibrary, 2005)
    In cities throughout the United States, blacks tend to live in significantly poorer and lower-amenity neighborhoods than whites. An obvious first-order explanation for this is that an individual's race is strongly correlated ...
  • Bayer, Dr Patrick; McMillan, Robert; Rueben, Kim S. (SSRN eLibrary, 2004)
    This paper studies the causes and consequences of racial segregation using a new general equilibrium model that treats neighborhood compositions as endogenous. The model is estimated using unusually detailed restricted ...
  • Anwar, S; Bayer, Patrick; Hjalmarsson, R (2014-01-01)
    © 2014 by The University of Chicago. All rights reserved. 0022-2186/2014/5704-0039$10.00This paper uses data from more than 700 felony trials in Florida to examine the role of age in jury selection and trial outcomes. The ...
  • Bayer, Patrick; Ferreira, F; Ross, SL (2016-01-01)
    This paper examines mortgage outcomes for a large sample of individual home purchases and refinances linked to credit scores in seven major US markets. Among those with similar credit scores and loan attributes, black and ...