Adair Morse

University of California, Berkeley
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NBER Program Affiliations: CF
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of California at Berkeley

NBER Working Papers and Publications

July 2020Small Business Survival Capabilities and Policy Effectiveness: Evidence from Oakland
with Robert P. Bartlett III: w27629
The Leveraging of Silicon Valley
with Jesse Davis, Xinxin Wang: w27591
February 2020Technological Innovation and Discrimination in Household Finance
with Karen Pence: w26739
December 2019Impact Investing
with Brad M. Barber, Ayako Yasuda: w26582

Published: Brad M. Barber & Adair Morse & Ayako Yasuda, 2020. "Impact Investing," Journal of Financial Economics, .

June 2019Consumer-Lending Discrimination in the FinTech Era
with Robert Bartlett, Richard Stanton, Nancy Wallace: w25943
December 2016Asset Managers: Institutional Performance and Smart Betas
with Joseph Gerakos, Juhani T. Linnainmaa: w22982
September 2016Executive Lawyers: Gatekeepers or Strategic Officers?
with Wei Wang, Serena Wu: w22597

Published: Adair Morse & Wei Wang & Serena Wu, 2016. "Executive Lawyers: Gatekeepers or Strategic Officers?," The Journal of Law and Economics, vol 59(4), pages 847-888.

September 2015Tax Evasion across Industries: Soft Credit Evidence from Greece
with Nikolaos Artavanis, Margarita Tsoutsoura: w21552
January 2015Peer-to-Peer Crowdfunding: Information and the Potential for Disruption in Consumer Lending

Published: Adair Morse, 2015. "Peer-to-Peer Crowdfunding: Information and the Potential for Disruption in Consumer Lending," Annual Review of Financial Economics, vol 7(1), pages 463-482.

March 2013Trickle-Down Consumption
with Marianne Bertrand: w18883

Published: Marianne Bertrand & Adair Morse, 2016. "Trickle-Down Consumption," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 98(5), pages 863-879, December. citation courtesy of

February 2007Who Blows the Whistle on Corporate Fraud?
with Alexander Dyck, Luigi Zingales: w12882

Published: Dyck, Alexander, Adair Morse, and Luigi Zingales. "Who Blows the Whistle on Corporate Fraud?" The Journal of Finance 65, 6 (2010): 2213-2253. citation courtesy of

September 2006What Has Mattered to Economics Since 1970
with E. Han Kim, Luigi Zingales: w12526

Published: Kim, Han, Adair Morse, and Luigi Zingales. “What Has Mattered to Economics Since 1970." Journal of Economic Perspectives 20, 4 (2006): 189-202. citation courtesy of

May 2006Are Elite Universities Losing Their Competitive Edge?
with E. Han Kim, Luigi Zingales: w12245

Published: Kim, E. Han & Morse, Adair & Zingales, Luigi, 2009. "Are elite universities losing their competitive edge?," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 93(3), pages 353-381, September. citation courtesy of

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