International Fellows

Arthur Lewbel

Boston College

Arthur is the inaugural holder of the Barbara A. and Patrick E. Roche chair in economics at Boston College and an International Research Fellow of the IFS. His research interests include econometric theory, consumer demand analysis, and economic aggregation issues.

Selected Publications

Nonparametric identification of regression models containing a misclassified dichotomous regressor without instruments

This note considers nonparametric identification of a general nonlinear regression model with a dichotomous regressor subject… Continue reading.

Xiaohong Chen, Yingyao Hu, Arthur Lewbel
1 September 2008 | Journal Article

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Identifying the returns to lying when the truth is unobserved

Consider an observed binary regressor D and an unobserved binary variable D*, both of which affect… Continue reading.

Yingyao Hu, Arthur Lewbel
11 February 2008 | CWP06/08
Nonparametric identification and estimation of nonclassical errors-in-variables models without additional information

This paper considers identification and estimation of a nonparametric regression model with an unobserved discrete covariate…. Continue reading.

Xiaohong Chen, Yingyao Hu, Arthur Lewbel
13 August 2007 | CWP18/07

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Nonparametric identification of regression models containing a misclassified dichotomous regressor without instruments

This note considers nonparametric identification of a general nonlinear regression model with a dichotomous regressor subject… Continue reading.

Xiaohong Chen, Yingyao Hu, Arthur Lewbel
1 August 2007 | CWP17/07

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Nonparametric identification of the classical errors-in-variables model without side information

This note establishes that the fully nonparametric classical errors-in-variables model is identifiable from data on the… Continue reading.

Yingyao Hu, Arthur Lewbel, Susanne M. Schennach
26 July 2007 | CWP14/07
Nonparametric estimation of homothetic and homothetically separable functions

For vectors x and w, let r(x,w) be a function that can be nonparametrically estimated consistently… Continue reading.

Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton
1 July 2007 | Journal Article

Previous version

Nonparametric estimation of homothetic and homothetically separable functions
Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton
1 October 2003 | CWP14/03
Nonparametric estimation of homothetic and homothetically separable functions

For vectors x and w, let r(x,w) be a function that can be nonparametrically estimated consistently… Continue reading.

Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton
1 October 2003 | CWP14/03

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Nonparametric estimation of homothetic and homothetically separable functions
Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton
1 July 2007 | Journal Article
Estimating features of a distribution from binomial data

A statistical problem that arises in several fields is that of estimating the features of an… Continue reading.

Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton, Daniel McFadden
4 December 2001 | CWP07/01

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Estimating features of a distribution from binomial data
Arthur Lewbel, Oliver Linton, Daniel McFadden
1 June 2011 | Journal Article