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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 98 Citations 84,751 194 World Ranking 47 National Ranking 38

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2002 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

1993 - John Bates Clark Medal, the American Economic Association

1987 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1985 - Fellow of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

1985 - Fellows of the Econometric Society

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Macroeconomics
  • World War II
  • Finance

Lawrence H. Summers spends much of his time researching Monetary economics, Labour economics, Econometrics, Financial economics and Unemployment. His Monetary economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Capital formation, Valuation, Rate of return and Investment. His Econometrics research is mostly focused on the topic Mean reversion.

His research integrates issues of Variance ratio, Equity premium puzzle and Random walk hypothesis in his study of Mean reversion. He interconnects Financial market and Noise trader, Efficient-market hypothesis, Stock market in the investigation of issues within Financial economics. His work carried out in the field of Unemployment brings together such families of science as Inflation, Development economics and Hysteresis.

His most cited work include:

  • Noise Trader Risk in Financial Markets (3946 citations)
  • Positive Feedback Investment Strategies and Destabilizing Rational Speculation (1682 citations)
  • Mean reversion in stock prices: Evidence and Implications (1616 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Lawrence H. Summers mostly deals with Monetary economics, Labour economics, Unemployment, Inflation and Investment. Lawrence H. Summers is interested in Interest rate, which is a field of Monetary economics. His study in Labour economics focuses on Wage and Efficiency wage.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Duration, Hysteresis and Demographic economics. His Inflation research incorporates themes from Monetary policy and Economic stagnation. In Investment, he works on issues like Capital accumulation, which are connected to Microeconomics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Monetary economics (42.43%)
  • Labour economics (22.01%)
  • Unemployment (15.67%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Monetary economics (42.43%)
  • Economic stagnation (4.23%)
  • Monetary policy (7.22%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Monetary economics, Economic stagnation, Monetary policy, Inflation and Keynesian economics. His Monetary economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Capital and Capital gains tax. His Economic stagnation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Real interest rate, Development economics, Current account and Capital market.

He works mostly in the field of Monetary policy, limiting it down to topics relating to Fiscal policy and, in certain cases, Interest rate and Financial crisis, as a part of the same area of interest. Lawrence H. Summers combines subjects such as Market liquidity, Wage share, Labour economics and Recession with his study of Inflation. His work in Keynesian economics addresses issues such as Hysteresis, which are connected to fields such as Phillips curve.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • [Global health 2035: a world converging within a generation]. (798 citations)
  • U.S. Economic Prospects: Secular Stagnation, Hysteresis, and the Zero Lower Bound (412 citations)
  • Demand Side Secular Stagnation (147 citations)

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Best Publications

Noise Trader Risk in Financial Markets

J. Bradford De Long;Andrei Shleifer;Lawrence H. Summers;Robert J. Waldmann.
Journal of Political Economy (1990)

7494 Citations

Mean reversion in stock prices: Evidence and Implications

James M. Poterba;James M. Poterba;Lawrence H. Summers;Lawrence H. Summers.
Journal of Financial Economics (1988)

3688 Citations

Positive Feedback Investment Strategies and Destabilizing Rational Speculation

J. Bradford De Long;Andrei Shleifer;Lawrence H. Summers;Robert J. Waldmann.
Journal of Finance (1990)

3463 Citations

Hysteresis and the European Unemployment Problem

Olivier J. Blanchard;Lawrence H. Summers.
Nber Macroeconomics Annual (1986)

2843 Citations

Equipment Investment and Economic Growth

J. Bradford De Long;Lawrence H. Summers.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (1991)

2744 Citations

Central Bank Independence and Macroeconomic Performance: Some Comparative Evidence

Alberto Alesina;Lawrence H. Summers.
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (1993)

2637 Citations

EFFICIENCY WAGES AND THE INTER-INDUSTRY WAGE STRUCTURE

Alan B. Krueger;Lawrence H. Summers.
Econometrica (1988)

2536 Citations

The Noise Trader Approach to Finance

Andrei Shleifer;Lawrence H. Summers.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1990)

2230 Citations

The Strategic Bequest Motive

Andrei Shleifer;Lawrence H. Summers;B. Douglas Bernheim.
Research Papers in Economics (1986)

2100 Citations

Mean reversion in stock prices

James M. Poterba;Lawrence H. Summers.
Journal of Financial Economics (1988)

1912 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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