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Quadrature-Based Methods for Obtaining Approximate Solutions to Nonlinear Asset Pricing Models
The Discontents of Islamic Economic Morality
(American Economic Review, 1996-05-01)
One hundred years of forgetting: A quantitative description of retention
(Psychological Review, 1996-12-01)
A sample of 210 published data sets were assembled that (a) plotted amount remembered versus time, (b) had 5 or more points, and (c) were smooth enough to fit at least 1 of the functions tested with a correlation coefficient ...
Local property and state income taxes: The role of interjurisdictional competition and collusion
(Journal of Political Economy, 1997-04-01)
This paper addresses two long-standing positive questions in public finance: (i) Why is the property tax, despite widespread popular complaints against its fairness, the almost exclusive tax instrument used by local governments, ...
Some examples of special Lagrangian Tori
(Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, 1999-01-01)
Nonparametric estimation of structural models for high-frequency currency market data
(Journal of Econometrics, 1995-01-01)
Empirical modeling of high-frequency currency market data reveals substantial evidence for nonnormality, stochastic volatility, and other nonlinearities. This paper investigates whether an equilibrium monetary model can ...
Regional paths of development
(Annual review of sociology. Vol. 18, 1992-12-01)
Five broad theoretical perspectives frame much of the literature on regional paths of development: neoclassical economics, world-systems/dependency theories, the developmental state, institutional analysis, and Marxism. ...
Memory and learning for a novel written style.
(Mem Cognit, 1998-07)
Subjects read and recalled a series of five short stories in one of four plot and style combinations. The stories were written in one of two styles that consisted of opposing clause orders (i.e., independent-dependent vs. ...
A Study of Gender Differences in Autobiographical Memory: Broken Down by Age and Sex
(Journal of Adult Development, 1999-12-01)
Data from 40 older adults who produced autobiographical memories to word cues and to the request to list five important memories, and data from 60 older adults who answered factual multiple-choice questions for events spread ...
Frontal-striatal circuits in cognitive aging: Evidence for caudate involvement
(Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 1999-12-01)
Changes in cognition with aging have been claimed to be due in large part to a decline in frontal lobe function. However, at our present state of knowledge, the emphasis on the frontal lobes to the exclusion of the rest ...