Cosmin L. Ilut

Department of Economics
Duke University
223 Social Sciences Building
Box 90097
Durham, NC 27708
Tel: 919/660-1844

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NBER Program Affiliations: EFG
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow
Institutional Affiliation: Duke University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

September 2020Economic Agents as Imperfect Problem Solvers
with Rosen Valchev: w27820
December 2016Learning, Confidence, and Business Cycles
with Hikaru Saijo: w22958

Published: Cosmin Ilut & Hikaru Saijo, 2020. "Learning, Confidence, and Business Cycles," Journal of Monetary Economics, .

August 2016Paralyzed by Fear: Rigid and Discrete Pricing under Demand Uncertainty
with Rosen Valchev, Nicolas Vincent: w22490
September 2014Slow to Hire, Quick to Fire: Employment Dynamics with Asymmetric Responses to News
with Matthias Kehrig, Martin Schneider: w20473

Published: Cosmin Ilut & Matthias Kehrig & Martin Schneider, 2018. "Slow to Hire, Quick to Fire: Employment Dynamics with Asymmetric Responses to News," Journal of Political Economy, vol 126(5), pages 2011-2071.

August 2014Evidence for Relational Contracts in Sovereign Bank Lending
with Peter Benczur: w20391

Published: Péter Benczúr & Cosmin L. Ilut, 2016. "EVIDENCE FOR RELATIONAL CONTRACTS IN SOVEREIGN BANK LENDING," Journal of the European Economic Association, vol 14(2), pages 375-404. citation courtesy of

June 2014Monetary/Fiscal Policy Mix and Agents' Beliefs
with Francesco Bianchi: w20194

Published: Francesco Bianchi & Cosmin Ilut, 2017. "Monetary/Fiscal Policy Mix and Agent's Beliefs," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 26, pages 113-139, October. citation courtesy of

May 2014Uncertainty Shocks, Asset Supply and Pricing over the Business Cycle
with Francesco Bianchi, Martin Schneider: w20081

Published: Francesco Bianchi & Cosmin L. Ilut & Martin Schneider, 2018. "Uncertainty Shocks, Asset Supply and Pricing over the Business Cycle," The Review of Economic Studies, vol 85(2), pages 810-854. citation courtesy of

March 2012Ambiguous Business Cycles
with Martin Schneider: w17900

\Ambiguous Business Cycles", with Martin Schneider, American Economic Review, forthcoming citation courtesy of

September 2010Monetary Policy and Stock Market Booms
with Lawrence Christiano, Roberto Motto, Massimo Rostagno: w16402

Published: Lawrence Christiano & Cosmin Ilut & Roberto Motto & Massimo Rostagno, 2010. "Monetary policy and stock market booms," Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, pages 85-145. citation courtesy of

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