Faculty Member: Mark Roe
The project will test the linkage between the overall political economy and financial markets, principally by regressing financial market outcomes on political variables stretching across time and the globe.
Description of RA Duties: Further assemble the data from an existing data source (the initial assembly has been completed) and, if the student has STATA skills, help analyze the data.
Requirements: Must be a Harvard College undergraduate. The student should have basic Excel and/or STATA skills.