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Andrew B Abel

Ronald A. Rosenfeld Professor

Research Interests: macroeconomics, asset pricing, monetary economics, saving and investment, social security, costly observations and transactions

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  • Andrew B Abel, "Equity Premia with Benchmark Levels of Consumption: Closed-Form Results". In Handbook of the Equity Risk Premium, edited by Rajnish Mehra, (2008), 117 - 157.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Comment on Michael Hurd: "Bequests: By Accident or by Design?"". In Death and Dollars: The Role of Gifts and Bequests in America, edited by Alicia H. Munnell, Annika Sunden, (2003), 118 - 126.
  • Andrew B Abel, "The Social Security Trust, the Riskless Interest Rate, and Capital Accumulation". In Risk Aspects of Investment-Based Social Security Reform, edited by John Y. Campbell, Martin S. Feldstein, (2001), 153 - 193.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Comment on Chapters 2, 3, and 4". In The Costs and Benefits of Price Stability, edited by Martin S. Feldstein, (1999), 180 - 191.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Comment on Martin Feldstein: "The Costs and Benefits of Going from Low Inflation to Price Stability"". In Reducing Inflation: Motivation and Strategy, edited by Christina D. Romer, David H. Romer, (1997), 156 - 166.
  • Andrew B Abel, Laurence J. Kotlikoff, "Intergenerational Altruism and the Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy--New Tests Based on Cohort Data". In Savings and Bequests, edited by Toshiaki Tachibanaki, (1994), 167 - 196.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Consumption and Investment". In Handbook of Monetary Economics, Volume II, edited by Benjamin M. Friedman, Frank Hahn, (1990), 725 - 778.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Fiscal Policies and International Financial Markets: Comment". In International Aspects of Fiscal Policies, edited by Jacob A. Frenkel, (1988), 217 - 221.
  • Andrew B Abel, "An Analysis of Fiscal Policy under Operative and Inoperative Bequest Motives". In Economic Effects of the Government Budget, edited by Elhanan Helpman, Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka, (1988), 91 - 106.
  • Andrew B Abel, Olivier J. Blanchard, "Investment and Sales: Some Empirical Evidence". In Dynamic Econometric Modelling, edited by William A. Barnett, Ernst R. Berndt, Halbert White, (1988), 269 - 296.
  • Andrew B Abel, "The Ricardian Equivalence Theorem". In The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economic Theory and Doctrine, Vol r, edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman, (1987), 174 - 179.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Aggregate Savings in the Presence of Private and Social Insurance". In Macroeconomics and Finance: Essays in Honor of Franco Modigliani, edited by Rudiger Dornbusch, Stanley Fischer, John Bossons, (1987), 131 - 157.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Anticipated Tax Changes and the Timing of Investment: Comment". In The Effects of Taxation of Capital Accumulation, edited by Martin S. Feldstein, (1987), 196 - 200.
  • Andrew B Abel, "R & D and the Market Value of the Firm: A Note". In R & D, Patents and Productivity, edited by Zvi Griliches, (1984), 261 - 269.
  • Andrew B Abel, "Comment on 'Financing Private Business in an Inflationary Context: The Experience of Argentina between 1976 and 1980'". In Financial Policies and the World Capital Market, edited by Pedro Aspe, Rudiger Dornbusch, (1983), 183 - 185.