Research Roundup: Bubbles, Surfing, BMI, Secretaries, Natural Resources, etc.

Some recent NBER papers worth a scan:

  • Leverage and Asset Bubbles: Averting Armageddon with Chapter 11? (Source)
  • Recruiting for Ideas: How Firms Exploit the Prior Inventions of New Hires (Source)
  • Economic Growth with Bubbles (Source)
  • Surfing the Waves of Globalization: Asia and Financial Globalization in the Context of the Trilemma (Source)
  • The Trend of Mean BMI Values of US Adults, Birth Cohorts 1882-1986 Indicates that the Obesity Epidemic Began Earlier than Hitherto Thought (Source)
  • Why I Lost My Secretary: The Effect of Endowment Shocks on University Operations (Source)
  • The Natural Resource Curse: A Survey (Source)