• Essays in International Capital Flows and Capital Controls 

      Olani, Adugna
      In this dissertation, I first explore the effects of categories of capital inflows on output volatility and output growth in developing countries and propose a welfare-improving capital control policy. I provide empirical ...
    • Three Essays on Earnings Dynamics 

      Shang, Ying (2015-04-27)
      This thesis consists of three essays that use modern econometric methods to empirically study earnings dynamics in the United States using samples drawn from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID). In Chapter 2, I ...