Noam Yuchtman
Associate Professor, Business and Public Policy Group
UC-Berkeley, Haas School of Business
email: yuchtman at haas dot berkeley dot edu

Working papers:

“Political Identity: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan”
(with Leonardo Bursztyn, Michael Callen, Bruno Ferman, Saad Gulzar, and Ali Hasanain)

“Polls, the Press, and Political Participation: The Effects of Anticipated Election Closeness on Voter Turnout”
(with Leonardo Bursztyn, Davide Cantoni, and Patricia Funk)

“Protests as Strategic Games: Experimental Evidence from Hong Kong's Anti-Authoritarian Movement”
(with Davide Cantoni, David Y. Yang, and Y. Jane Zhang)

“The Fundamental Determinants of Anti-Authoritarianism”
(with Davide Cantoni, David Y. Yang, and Y. Jane Zhang)


“Religious Competition and Reallocation: The Political Economy of Secularization in the Protestant Reformation”
forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Economics (with Davide Cantoni and Jeremiah Dittmar)

“Labor Market Institutions in the Gilded Age of American Economic History”
forthcoming in The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History, edited by Louis Cain, Price Fishback, and Paul Rhode, Oxford University Press (with Suresh Naidu)

“Curriculum and Ideology”
Journal of Political Economy, 125(2), 338-392 (with Davide Cantoni, Yuyu Chen, David Y. Yang, and Y. Jane Zhang)

“Teaching to the Tests: An Economic Analysis of Traditional and Modern Education in Late Imperial and Republican China”
Explorations in Economic History, 63, pp. 70-90

“The Value of Postsecondary Credentials in the Labor Market: An Experimental Study”
American Economic Review, 106(3), 778–806 (with David J. Deming, Amira Abulafi, Claudia Goldin, and Lawrence F. Katz)

“Intergenerational Mobility and Institutional Change in 20th Century China”
Explorations in Economic History, 58, 44–73 (with Yuyu Chen, Suresh Naidu, and Tinghua Yu)

“Can Online Learning Bend the Education Cost Curve?
American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 105(5), 496-501 (with David J. Deming, Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz)

“Understanding Mechanisms Underlying Peer Effects: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Financial Decisions”
Econometrica, 82(4), 1273-1301 (with Leonardo Bursztyn, Florian Ederer and Bruno Ferman)

“Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution”
Quarterly Journal of Economics, 129(2), 823-887 (with Davide Cantoni)

“The Political Economy of Educational Content and Development: Lessons from History”
Journal of Development Economics, 104, 233-244 (with Davide Cantoni)

“Crime, Punishment, and Politics: An Analysis of Political Cycles in Criminal Sentencing”
Review of Economics and Statistics, 95(3), 741-756 (with Carlos Berdejo)

“Coercive Contract Enforcement: Law and the Labor Market in 19th Century Industrial Britain”
American Economic Review, 103(1), 107-144 (with Suresh Naidu)