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  • Essays on Credit Card Borrowing Behaviors 

    Mu, Zongcui (The Graduate School, Stony Brook University: Stony Brook, NY., 1-Dec-10)
    Essay 1: Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Credit Card BorrowingThe main purpose of this essay is to identify the existence of Age (A) C Period (P) and Cohort effects (C), and how taking Period/Cohorts effects into account ...
  • Essays on Price Setting 

    Rarytska, Olena (The Graduate School, Stony Brook University: Stony Brook, NY., 1-Aug-11)
    This dissertation consists of two applied studies of price formation. In the first chapter of this dissertation I study the bidding strategies in on-line auctions, under assumption that bidders are asymmetric. In the ...
  • Health Returns to Medical Expenditures and Medical Expenditure Components across Age Groups 

    Han, Meiying (The Graduate School, Stony Brook University: Stony Brook, NY., 1-May-11)
    Medical expenditures as a percentage of GDP have doubled during the past three decades, reflecting technology advancement and an aging population. Understanding how medical expenditures affect health, and whether this ...
  • Two Essays on Monetary Policy under Parameter Uncertainty 

    Nguyen, Nam Xuan (The Graduate School, Stony Brook University: Stony Brook, NY., 1-Aug-12)
    I present in this dissertation two topics of monetary policy making under model parameter uncertainty. The first topic is an assessment of the Brainardfs principle in monetary policy making in a new context. Brainard (1967) ...