M-RCBG Associate Working Papers

2015

Structures in the world economy
Eoin Gahan| M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 49

Labeling Genetically Engineered Food: Biotech's Best Bet
Thomas J. Menn and Leena E. Scaria | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 48

Improving Information Use By Enhancing Performance Measures
Kendra M. Asmar and Danjell H. Elgebrandt | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 47

Asset Managers and Financial Instability: Evidence of Run Behavior and Run Incentives in Corporate Bond Funds
Jeffrey J. Wang | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 46

Transitional Care Models for the Elderly: Exploring Potential for Pay For Success (PFS) Opportunities for Third Sector Capital Partners
Ashley Zlatinov | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 45

Car-Sharing and Public Parking in Boston
Suthen Paradatheth | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 44

Shared Value in Ecuador: Corporación Favorita
Jonathan Welle | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 43

What's Behind the Non-Bank Mortgage Boom?
Marshall Lux & Robert Greene | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 42 

Tackling Financial Exclusion through Community Investment: How should the UK strengthen its community investment sector? Lessons from the US experience
Lyell Sakaue & Anna Stansbury | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 41

The Unfinished Work of Reform in the Global Financial System
Lewis B. Kaden | M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 40

Rank and Response: A Field Experiment on Peer Information and Water Use Behavior
Syon P. Bhanot | 2014-2015 HEEP Paper Prize winner

Global Pensions Underfunding
Thomas J. Healey and Catherine M. Reilly |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 39

Negotiating and adapting optimal integration: Transnational economic integration and the public management challenge
Ole Gunnar Austvik |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 38

The State and Fate of Community Banking
Marshall Lux and Robert Greene |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 37

Are You Creating or Capturing Value? A dynamic framework for sustainable strategy
Paul Verdin and Koen Tackx |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 36

2014

Launching a Leveled eBook: Assessing the Market Opportunity and Developing a Business Model
Roniesha L. Copeland |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 35

Preparing for Liberalization of the Retail Gasoline Sector in Mexico: A household-level welfare analysis
Joyce Hahn and Hannah Pitt |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 34

Overcoming the Great Recession: Lessons From China
Liu He |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 33

Incubating Inner-City Branches for Acquisition by Financial Institutions
Gatien Bon |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 32

Performance Track's Postmortem: Lessons From the Rise and Fall of EPA's "Flagship" Voluntary Program
Jennifer Nash and Cary Coglianese |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 31

Policy Design and Redesign of American Healthcare
Tim McDonald |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 30

Aligned Pathways: Fostering Strategic Business Engagement in Education
Olga Berlinsky |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 29

The Business of Energy Policy: Analyzing the impacts of policies and businesses on solar electricity rates in Massachusetts
Jun Shepard |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 28

Experiential and Social Learning in Firms: The Case of Hydraulic Fracturing in the Bakken Shale
Thomas R. Covert |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 27

Establishing Social Impact Bonds in Continental Europe
Thomas Dermine |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 26

2013 Albert H. Gordon Lecture: The Political Economy of Banking Union and Finance in Europe
Lucas Papademos |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 25

Improving the Financial Stability of Community College Students
Kash Patel and Francis Assaf |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 24

Costs of Company-Community Conflict in the Extractive Sector
Rachel Davis and Daniel Franks | Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, May 2014

Sustaining and Scaling the Impact of Enterprise Development Programmes: SABMiller’s Approach to Strengthening Business Ecosystems
Beth Jenkins, Richard Gilbert, and Piya Baptista | Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, January 2014

2013

Developments in Unconventional Gas: Challenges and Opportunities for Russia
Sujoyini Mandal and Marika Semerdzhian |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 23

A World with Higher Interest Rates
Thomas Healey and Sandesh Dhungala |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 22

Enhancing Government Property Management with Data and Technology
Cristina Garmendia and Alexander Kapur |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 21

Innovations in Workforce Training Programs in Ghana: Using Pay for Performance Contracts
Ning Fu and Shunde Tu |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 20

Building a FDI Task Force in Los Angeles: Assessing Existing Resources and Proposing Strategy for the Future
Milan Kondic and Hauzhen "Molly" Guan |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 19

Growing the STEM: Encouraging Interest in STEM subjects among low socio-economic Australian secondary students
Tarah Barzanji |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 18

Unlocking the Power of Energy: A Comparative Study of Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standards in Illinois and Massachusetts
Mike McMahon |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 17

Vietnam's Internet Governance Policies: Opportunities for Developing a Competitive Digital Economy
Thao Nguyen |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 16

The Comparative Advantage of Nations: How Global Supply Chains Change Our Understanding of Comparative Advantage
Lauren Dai |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 15

The Shale Gas Paradox: Assessing the Impacts of the Shale Gas Revolution on Electricity Markets and Climate Change
Andrew K. Cohen |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 14

Can Behavioral Biases Explain Demand for a Harmful Pesticide? Evidence from India
Hee Kwon Seo |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 13

Lighting the Way: Unlocking Performance Gains in Electricity Distribution and Retailing in India
Will Talbott |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 12

When Does Regulation Distort Costs? Lessons from Fuel Procurement in US Electricity Generation
Steve Cicala |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 11

Extended Producer Responsibility in the U.S.: Full Speed Ahead?
Jennifer Nash and Christopher Bosso |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 10

2012

The Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Act: A Model for Nanomaterials Regulation?
Jennifer Nash |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 9

Crime, Weather and Climate Change
Matthew Ranson |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 8

It is Easy to be Brave from a Safe Distance: Distance to the SEC and Insider Trading
Trung Thi Hoai Nguyen |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 7

2011

Coal to Natural Gas Fuel Switching and CO2 Emissions Reduction
Jackson Salovaara |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 6

2010

Is the Price Right? Reexamining the Relationship Between Age and the Value of Statistical Life
Daniel Eric Herz-Roiphe |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 5

2009

The Story of the CDO Market Meltdown: An Empirical Analysis
Anna Katherine Barnett-Hart |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 4

Crafting the Law of the Sea: Elliot Richardson and the Search for Order on the Oceans (1977-1980)
Vivek Viswanathan |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 3

2008

The Unintended Consequences of Government Intervention in the Domestic Ethanol Market
Michael Sperling |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 2

2007

Domestic Intentions, International Repercussions: An Empirical Study on the Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley on Latin American ADRs
Pablo Tsutsumi |M-RCBG Associate Working Paper No. 1