Basit Zafar

Assoc Professor

  • 676 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
20112019

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  • 676 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 1 Review article
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2019

Educational assortative mating and household income inequality

Eika, L., Mogstad, M. & Zafar, B., Dec 1 2019, In : Journal of Political Economy. 127, 6, p. 2795-2835 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Financial aid, debt management, and socioeconomic outcomes: Post-college effects of merit-based aid

Scott-Clayton, J. & Zafar, B., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Public Economics. 170, p. 68-82 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Gender discrimination and social identity: Evidence from urban Pakistan

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., Oct 1 2019, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 68, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Home price expectations and behaviour: Evidence from a randomized information experiment

Armona, L., Fuster, A. & Zafar, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Review of Economic Studies. 86, 4, p. 1371-1410 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Personal Experiences and Expectations about Aggregate Outcomes

Kuchler, T. & Zafar, B., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Finance. 74, 5, p. 2491-2542 52 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

University choice: The role of expected earnings, nonpecuniary outcomes, and financial constraints

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Political Economy. 127, 5, p. 2343-2393 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2018

Information and anti-American attitudes

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., May 2018, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 149, p. 1-31 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intended college attendance: Evidence from an experiment on college returns and costs

Bleemer, Z. & Zafar, B., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Public Economics. 157, p. 184-211 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Preference for the workplace, investment in human capital, and gender

Wiswall, M. & Zafar, B., Feb 1 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 133, 1, p. 457-507 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
2017

Preferences and Biases in Educational Choices and Labour Market Expectations: Shrinking the Black Box of Gender

Reuben, E., Wiswall, M. & Zafar, B., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2016

Financial Education and the Debt Behavior of the Young

Brown, M., Grigsby, J., Van Der Klaauw, W., Wen, J. & Zafar, B., Sep 1 2016, In : Review of Financial Studies. 29, 9, p. 2490-2522 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

The price is right: Updating inflation expectations in arandomized price information experiment

Armantier, O., Nelson, S., Topa, G., van der Klaauw, W. & Zafar, B., Jul 1 2016, In : Review of Economics and Statistics. 98, 3, p. 503-523 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

To buy or not to buy: Consumer constraints in the housing market

Fuster, A. & Zafar, B., May 2016, In : American Economic Review. 106, 5, p. 636-640 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Workers' spending response to the 2011 payroll tax cuts

Graziani, G., Klaauw, W. V. D. & Zafar, B., Nov 1 2016, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 8, 4, p. 124-159 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2015

Heterogeneous Inflation Expectations and Learning

Madeira, C. & Zafar, B., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. 47, 5, p. 867-896 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

How do college students respond to public information about earnings?

Wiswall, M. & Zafar, B., Jun 1 2015, In : Journal of Human Capital. 9, 2, p. 117-169 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Inflation expectations and behavior: Do survey respondents act on their beliefs?

Armantier, O., Bruine de Bruin, W., Topa, G., van der Klaauw, W. & Zafar, B., May 1 2015, In : International Economic Review. 56, 2, p. 505-536 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Stereotypes and Madrassas: Experimental evidence from Pakistan

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., Oct 1 2015, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 118, p. 247-267 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

The impact of housing markets on consumer debt: Credit report evidence from 1999 to 2012

Brown, M., Stein, S. & Zafar, B., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. 47, S1, p. 175-213 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2014

Do we follow others when we should outside the lab? Evidence from the AP Top 25

Stone, D. F. & Zafar, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. 49, 1, p. 73-102 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2013

College major choice and the gender gap

Zafar, B., 2013, In : Journal of Human Resources. 48, 3, p. 545-595 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

116 Scopus citations

Determinants of college major choice: Identification using an information experiment

Wiswall, M. & Zafar, B., Aug 1 2013, In : Review of Economic Studies. 82, 2, p. 791-824 34 p., rdu044.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

114 Scopus citations
2012

Double majors: One for me, one for the parents?

Zafar, B., Apr 1 2012, In : Economic Inquiry. 50, 2, p. 287-308 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2011

An experimental investigation of why individuals conform

Zafar, B., Aug 2011, In : European Economic Review. 55, 6, p. 774-798 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Can subjective expectations data be used in choice models? evidence on cognitive biases

Zafar, B., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Applied Econometrics. 26, 3, p. 520-544 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

How do college students form expectations?

Zafar, B., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 29, 2, p. 301-348 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations