Pierre Yared

Columbia University
Graduate School of Business
3022 Broadway, Uris Hall 823
New York, NY 10027
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NBER Program Affiliations: EFG , POL
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Columbia University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

April 2020Pandemic Lockdown: The Role of Government Commitment
with Christian A. Moser: w27062
January 2019Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Limited Enforcement
with Marina Halac: w25463
August 2018Rising Government Debt: Causes and Solutions for a Decades-Old Trend

Published: Pierre Yared, 2019. "Rising Government Debt: Causes and Solutions for a Decades-Old Trend," Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol 33(2), pages 115-140. citation courtesy of

April 2018The Optimal Public and Private Provision of Safe Assets
with Marina Azzimonti: w24534

Published: Marina Azzimonti & Pierre Yared, 2019. "The Optimal Public and Private Provision of Safe Assets," Journal of Monetary Economics, . citation courtesy of

Optimal Fiscal Policy without Commitment: Beyond Lucas-Stokey
with Davide Debortoli, Ricardo Nunes: w24522
Instrument-Based vs. Target-Based Rules
with Marina Halac: w24496
October 2017Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Self-Enforcement
with Marina Halac: w23919
December 2016Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification
with Marina Halac: w22936
August 2015Fiscal Rules and Discretion in a World Economy
with Marina Halac: w21492

Published: Marina Halac & Pierre Yared, 2018. "Fiscal Rules and Discretion in a World Economy," American Economic Review, vol 108(8), pages 2305-2334. citation courtesy of

October 2014Optimal Time-Consistent Government Debt Maturity
with Davide Debortoli, Ricardo Nunes: w20632


November 2012Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Persistent Shocks
with Marina Halac: w18545

Published: Fiscal Rules and Discretion Under Persistent Shocks Marina Halac1,2 andPierre Yared1,3,† Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 DOI: 10.3982/ECTA11207 © 2014 The Econometric Society Issue Econometrica Econometrica Volume 82, Issue 5, pages 1557–1614, September 2014 citation courtesy of

September 2012A Theory of Political and Economic Cycles
with Laurence Ales, Pricila Maziero: w18354

Published: Ales, Laurence & Maziero, Pricila & Yared, Pierre, 2014. "A theory of political and economic cycles," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 153(C), pages 224-251. citation courtesy of

January 2011A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars
with Daron Acemoglu, Mikhail Golosov, Aleh Tsyvinski: w16682

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Mikhail Golosov & Aleh Tsyvinski & Pierre Yared, 2012. "A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 127(1), pages 283-331. citation courtesy of

September 2010The Institutional Causes of China's Great Famine, 1959-61
with Xin Meng, Nancy Qian: w16361
February 2010The Political Economy of Indirect Control
with Gerard Padró i Miquel: w15748

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012) 127 (2): 947-1015. citation courtesy of

January 2010Political Limits to Globalization
with Daron Acemoglu: w15694

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Pierre Yared, 2010. "Political Limits to Globalization," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(2), pages 83-88, May. citation courtesy of

October 2008Future Rent-Seeking and Current Public Savings
with Ricardo J. Caballero: w14417

Published: Caballero, Ricardo J. & Yared, Pierre, 2010. "Future rent-seeking and current public savings," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 82(2), pages 124-136, November. citation courtesy of

February 2008Inflating the Beast: Political Incentives Under Uncertainty
with Ricardo J. Caballero: w13779
August 2007Reevaluating the Modernization Hypothesis
with Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James A. Robinson: w13334

Published: Acemoglu, Daron & Johnson, Simon & Robinson, James A. & Yared, Pierre, 2009. "Reevaluating the modernization hypothesis," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 56(8), pages 1043-1058, November. citation courtesy of

March 2005From Education to Democracy?
with Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James A. Robinson: w11204

Published: Acemoglu, Daron, Simon Johnson, James A. Robinson and Pierre Yared. "From Education To Democracy?," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 44-49. citation courtesy of

Income and Democracy
with Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James Robinson: w11205

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Simon Johnson & James A. Robinson & Pierre Yared, 2008. "Income and Democracy," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(3), pages 808-42, June. citation courtesy of

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