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Charles Kahn

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Forthcoming Publications

"Comment on "Bailouts, moral hazard, and banks' home bias for sovereign debt" by Gaetano Gaballo and Ariel Zetlin-Jones"
Journal of Monetary Economics, Forthcoming.

"Collateral chains and Incentives"
with H. Park,
Journal of Financial Market Infrastructures, Vol. 5, No. 1, Forthcoming, pp. 1-16.

"Law as a constraint on bailouts: Emergency support for central counterparties"
with V. France,
Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming.

 


Journal Publications

"Repos, Fire Sales and Bankruptcy Policy"
with G. Antinolfi, F. Carapella, A. Martin, D. Mills, E. Nosal,
Review of Economic Dynamics, vol. 18(1), January 2015, pages 21-31.

"Identity Theft and Consumer Payment Choice: Does Security Really Matter?"
with J. Linares-Zegarra
Journal of Financial Services Research, 2015

"Private Payment Systems, Collateral, and Interest Rates"
Annals of Finance, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2013, pp. 83-114.

"Comment on "Precautionary Demand and Liquidity in Payment Systems" by Gara M. Afonso and Hyun Song Shin"
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 43, Supplement s2, October 2011, pp. 621-623.

"Payments Settlement: Tiering in Private and Public Systems"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 41, No. 5, August 2009, pp. 855-884.

"Why Pay? An Introduction to Payments Economics"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 18, January 2009, pp. 1-23 (Invited)

"Credit and Identity Theft"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 55, March 2008, pp. 251-264.

"Transferability, Finality and Debt Settlement"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 54, No. 4, May 2007, pp. 955-978.

"Who Should Act As Lender of Last Resort? An Incomplete Contracts Model': A Comment"
with J. Santos,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 38, No. 4, June 2006, pp. 1111-1118.

"Money Is Privacy"
with J. McAndrews, W. Roberds,
International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, May 2005, pp. 377-399. Special issue: Models of Monetary Economics II: The Next Generation.

"Low Revenue Equilibria in Simultaneous Ascending Price Auctions"
with R. Engelbrecht-Wiggans,
Management Science, Vol. 51, No. 3, March 2005, pp. 356-371.

"Allocating Bank Regulatory Power: Lender of Last Resort, Deposit Insurance and Supervision"
with J. Santos,
European Economic Review, Vol. 49, No. 8, 2005, pp. 2107-2136.

"Bank Consolidation and the Dynamics of Consumer Loan Interest Rates"
with G. Pennacchi, B. Sopranzetti,
Journal of Business, Vol. 78, No. 1, Part 2, January 2005, pp. 99-133.

"Moral Hazard and Optimal Subsidiary Structure for Financial Institutions"
with A. Winton,
Journal of Finance, Vol. 59, No. 6, December 2004, pp. 2531-2575.

"Comment on 'Competition and Financial Stability' by Allen and Gale"
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 36, No. 3; part 2, June 2004

"Settlement Risk under Gross and Net Settlement"
with W. Roberds, J. McAndrews,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 35, No. 4, August 2003, pp. 591-608.

"Multiunit Auctions in Which Almost Every Bid Wins"
with R. Engelbrecht-Wiggans,
Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 68, No. 3, January 2002, pp. 617-31.

"Economic Functions of Referrals and Referral Fees"
with P. Colwell,
Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 23, No. 3, November 2001, pp. 267-296.

"Real Time Gross Settlement and the Costs of Immediacy"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 47, No. 2, April 2001, pp. 299-319.

"Performance-Based Wages in Tax Collection: The Brazilian Tax Collection Reform and Its Effects"
with E. Silva, J. Ziliak,
Economic Journal, Vol. 111, No. 468, January 2001, pp. 188-205.

"Bank Deposit Rate Clustering: Theory and Empirical Evidence"
with G. Pennacchi, B. Sopranzetti,
Journal of Finance, Vol. 54, No. 6, December 1999, pp. 2185-2214.

"Demandable Debt as a Means of Payment: Bank Notes vs. Checks"
with W. Roberds,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 31, No. 3; part 2, August 1999, pp. 500-525.

"Strategic Transmission of Information and Short-Term Commitment"
with T. Tsoulouhas,
Economic Theory, Vol. 14, No. 1, July 1999, pp. 131-153.

"Calibration of a Model of the Afternoon Effect in Cattle Auctions"
with R. Engelbrecht-Wiggans,
Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 39, No. 1, Spring 1999, pp. 113-128.

"Payment System Settlement and Bank Incentives"
with W. Roberds,
Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 11, No. 4, Winter 1998, pp. 845-870.

"Competition and Incentives with Nonexclusive Contracts"
with D. Mookherjee,
Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 29, No. 3, Fall 1998, pp. 443-465.

"Multi-Unit Auctions with Uniform Prices"
with R. Engelbrecht-Wiggans,
Economic Theory, Vol. 12, No. 2, September 1998, pp. 227-258.

"Uniform-Price Auctions with Variable Awards"
with R. Engelbrecht-Wiggans,
Games and Economics Behavior, Vol. 23, No. 1, April 1998, pp. 25-42.

"Ownership Structure, Speculation and Shareholder Information"
with A. Winton,
Journal of Finance, Vol. 53, No. 1, February 1998, pp. 99-130.

"Multi-Unit Pay-Your-Bid Auctions with Variable Awards"
Games and Economics Behavior, Vol. 23, 1998, pp. 25-42.

"The Efficiency of Self-Regulated Payments Systems: Leaming from the Suffolk System"
with C. Calomiris,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 28, No. 4, November 1996, pp. 766-797.

"Market Failure with Moral Hazard and Side Trading"
with D. Mookherjee,
Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 58, No. 2, October 1995, pp. 159-184.

"Coalition Proof Equilibrium in an Adverse Selection Insurance Economy"
with D. Mookherjee,
Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 66, No. 1, June 1995, pp. 113-138.

"Housing-Finance Intervention and Private Incentives: Helping Minorities and the Poor"
with C. Calomiris, S. Longhofer,
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 26, No. 3, August 1994, pp. 634-674.

"The Economic Role of Foreclosures"
with A. Yavas,
Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, January 1994, pp. 35-51.

"Introducing Work Rules into Models of Wage-Employment Contracts"
with P. Reagan,
Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 3, Fall 1993, pp. 217-231.

"Exclusion and Moral Hazard: The Case of Identical Demand"
with E. Silva,
Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 52, No. 2, September 1993, pp. 217-235.

"An Equilibrium Model of Quits Under Optimal Contracting"
with S. Longhofer,
European Economic Review, Vol. 37, No. 6, August 1993, pp. 1203-1222.

"The Existence and Characterization of Optimal Contracts on a Continuous State Space"
Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 59, February 1993, pp. 122-144.

"Non Existence and Inefficiency of Equilibria with American Options and Convertible Bonds"
with S. Krasa,
Economic Theory, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1993

"The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Coalition-Proof Equilibrium in Infinite Games"
Games and Economics Behavior, 1992, pp. 101-121.

"The Role of Demandable Debt in Structuring Optimal Banking Arrangements"
with C. Calomiris,
American Economic Review, Vol. 81, June 1991, pp. 497-513

"Protecting the Winner: Second-Price Versus Oral Auctions"
with R. Englebrecht-Wiggans,
Economics Letters, Vol. 35, 1991, pp. 243-248.

"Default, Foreclosure and Strategic Renegotiation"
with G. Huberman,
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 52, Winter 1989, pp. 49-61.

"Strategic Renegotiation"
with G. Huberman,
Economics Letters, Vol. 28, December 1988, pp. 117-121.

"A Competitive Efficiency Wage Model with Keynesian Features"
with D. Mookherjee,
Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 103, November 1988, pp. 609-645.

"Two-Sided Uncertainty and Up-or-Out Contracts"
with G. Huberman,
Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 6, October 1988, pp. 423-443.

"Limited Contract Enforcement and Strategic Renegotiation"
with G. Huberman,
The American Economic Review, Vol. 78, No. 3, June 1988, pp. 471-484.

"Erratum: The Durable Goods Monopolist and Consistency with Increasing Costs"
with D. Malueg, J. Solow,
Econometrica, Vol. 56, March 1988, pp. 754.

"The Use of Complicated Models as Explanations: A Re-examination of Williamson's Late 19th Century America"
Research in Economic History, Vol. 11, 1988, pp. 185-216.

"The Durable Goods Monopolist and Consistency with Increasing Costs"
Econometrica, Vol. 54, No. 2, March 1986, pp. 275-294.
(also, Erratum, with J. L. Solow and D.A. Malueg, Vol. 56 1988, p. 754.)

"Optimal Severance Pay with Incomplete Information"
Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 93, No. 3, June 1985, pp. 435-451.

"Optimal Employment Contracts with Bankruptcy Constraints"
with J. Scheinkman,
Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 35, No. 2, April 1985, pp. 343-365.

"Wage-Employment Contracts"
with J. Green,
Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 98, Supplement, 1983, pp. 173-187.

"The Solution of Linear Difference Models Under Rational Expectations"
with O. Blanchard,
Econometrica, Vol. 48, July 1980, pp. 1305-1311.

 




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