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The Cost of Gender Inequality

This piece, first published on October 22, 2014, is being republished as part of the Chicago Policy Review‘s 20th Anniversary Series. Please visit us here to...

Cheap Talk and the Economics of Negotiation

Empirical research shows that impatient sellers use round numbers to signal their willingness to cut prices in order to sell more quickly.

The Cost of Gender Inequality

Beyond issues of gender equity and human development, research points to damaging economic consequences for regions with large gender gaps in education and employment.