Faculty Books

Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | September 2019 | ISBN: 9780691182292
In a world in which internet troll farms attempt to influence foreign elections, can we afford to ignore the power of viral stories to affect economies? In this groundbreaking book, Nobel Prize winning economist and New York Times bestselling author Robert Shiller offers a new way...
Fabrizio Zilibotti
Princeton University Press | February 2019 | ISBN: 9780691171517
(With Matthias Doepke) Parents everywhere want their children to be happy and do well. Yet how parents seek to achieve this ambition varies enormously. For instance, American and Chinese parents are increasingly authoritative and authoritarian, whereas Scandinavian parents tend to be more...
Larry Samuelson
Cambridge University Press | November 2017 | ISBN: 9781108400008
(Contributing editors: Bo Honoré, Ariel Pakes, Monika Piazzesi, Alessandro Pavan, Johannes Hörner, Andrzej Skrzypacz, Igal Hendel, Bernard Salanie, Fuhito Kojima, Parag A. Pathak, Sanjeev Goyal, Áureo de Paula, Rachel E. Kranton)  This is the first of two volumes containing papers and...
Larry Samuelson
Cambridge University Press | November 2017 | ISBN: 9781108400022
(Contributing editors: Bo Honoré, Ariel Pakes, Monika Piazzesi, Serena Ng, Jesse M. Shapiro, Ulrich K. Müller, Mark W. Watson, Harald Uhlig, Dirk Krueger, Kurt Mitman, Fabrizio Peeri, Johannes Brumm, Felix Kubler, Simon Scheidegger, Jakub Kastl, Ivan A. Canay, Azeem M. Shaikh, Kate Ho, Adam M....
Costas Meghir
The MIT Press | October 2017 | ISBN: 9780262035835
(with Christopher A. Pissarides, Dimitri Vayanos, and Nikolaos Vettas) Prominent economists present detailed analyses of the conditions that made Greece vulnerable to economic crisis and offer policy recommendations for comprehensive and radical change. More than eight years after the global...
Alan Gerber
Princeton University Press | August 2017 | ISBN: 9780691158815
(With Eric M. Patashnik and Conor M. Dowling) The U.S. medical system is touted as the most advanced in the world, yet many common treatments are not based on sound science. Treatments can go into widespread use before they are rigorously evaluated, and every year patients are harmed because they...
Alan Gerber
Cambridge University Press | October 2016 | ISBN: 9781107479074
(Contributing editors: Eric Schickler, R. Douglas Arnold, Gary Jacobson, Robert S. Erikson, Christopher Achen, Frances E. Lee, John Mark Hansen, Shigeo Hirano, James M. Snyder, Jr, Joshua D. Clinton, Ira Katznelson, John S. Lapinski, Sarah Binder, Stephen Ansolabehere, Maxwell Palmer, Benjamin...
Shyam Sunder
Now Publishers Inc. | September 2016 | ISBN: 978-1-68083-144-3
What are the properties of a good financial reporting regime? There are three broad approaches to defining better financial reporting based on attributes, goals, and practice. The first specifies some attributes of good reporting. A second approach is to focus on goals...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | September 23, 2015 | ISBN: 0691168318 & 978-0691168319
(with George A. Akerlof)  Ever since Adam Smith, the central teaching of economics has been that free markets provide us with material well-being, as if by an invisible hand. In Phishing for Phools, Nobel Prize-winning economists George Akerlof and Robert Shiller deliver a fundamental challenge to...
John E. Roemer
Harvard University Press | June 2015 | ISBN 9780674744097
(with Humberto Llavador and Joaquim Silvestre)  Human-generated greenhouse gas emissions imperil a global resource: a biosphere capable of supporting life as we know it. What is the fair way to share this scarce resource across present and future generations, and across regions of the world? This...