Aloysius Siow

University of Toronto - Department of Economics

Professor

150 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G7

Canada

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Why Dowries?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Maristella Botticini and Aloysius Siow
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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dowry, brideprice, bequest, free riding, marriage, intergenerational transfers, Tuscany, comparative

Why Dowries?

Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Maristella Botticini and Aloysius Siow
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics

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dowry, brideprice, bequest, free riding, marriage, intergenerational transfers, Tuscany, comparative

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The Cobb Douglas Marriage Matching Function: Marriage Matching with Peer and Scale Effects

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2017
Ismael Mourifie and Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Matching, Cohabitation, Marriage markets, Peer Effects, Positive Assortative Matching

Substitution Effects in Parental Investments

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Apr 2013
Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow and Hui Wang
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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household model, parental investment, marriage market, transfers

Substitution Effects in Parental Investments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4431
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow and Hui Wang
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto
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household model, parental investment, marriage market, transfers

Becker Meets Ricardo: Multisector Matching with Social and Cognitive Skills

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
University of Toronto - Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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matching, specialization, task assignment, span of control

Becker Meets Ricardo: Multisector Matching with Social and Cognitive Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6533
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 May 2012
University of Toronto - Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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social skill, cognitive skill, matching, sorting, education, labor, marriage, social welfare, linear programming

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Occupational Choice and Matching in the Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10584
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
Aloysius Siow and Eric Mak
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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occupational choice, matching, earnings distribution, inequality

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Large Demographic Shocks and Small Changes in the Marriage Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4243
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 Jun 2009
Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow and Carl J. Vogel
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and NERA Economic Consulting
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marriage market, famine

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Testing the Response of Consumption to Income Changes with (Noisy) Paneldata

NBER Working Paper No. w2012
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2010
Joseph G. Altonji and Aloysius Siow
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Search Intermediaries

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Xianwen Shi and Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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search, intermediation, learning, externalities, inventory management

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Dynamic Factor Models of Consumption, Hours, and Income

NBER Working Paper No. w2155
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 06 Jan 2007
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Department Economics and Finance and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Unions Without Rents: The Curious Economics of Faculty Unions

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Mar 2004
Arthur J. Hosios and Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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How Does the Marriage Market Clear? An Empirical Framework

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 41, Issue 4, pp. 1121-1155, November/novembre 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Canadian Contributions to Family Economics

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 50, Issue 5, pp. 1304-1323, 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jan 2018
Shelly J. Lundberg and Aloysius Siow
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Information Externalities and Intermediaries in Frictional Search Markets

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 47, Issue 4, pp. 1131-1152, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Xianwen Shi and Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Who Marries Whom and Why

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 172-201, February 2006
Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Eugene Siang Yew Choo and Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics

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Competing Premarital Investments

Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Aloysius Siow and Michael Peters
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics

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Tenure and Other Unusual Personnel Practices in Academia

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 14, No. 1, Spring 1998
Posted: 07 Jan 1998
Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto - Department of Economics

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