Search openICPSR


Find and share social, behavioral, and health sciences research data.

  • Search terms can be anywhere in the study: title, description, variables, etc.
  • Because our holdings are large, we recommend using at least two query terms:
    rural economy
    home ownership
    higher education
    ghana adolescents
  • Keywords help delimit the breadth of results. Therefore, use as many as required to achieve your desired results:
    elementary education federal funding
  • Our search will find studies with derivative expressions of your query terms: A search for "nation" will find results containing "national"
  • Use quotes to search for an exact expression:
    "social mobility"
  • You can combine exact expressions with loose terms:
    "united states" inmates
  • Exclude results by using a MINUS sign:
    elections -sweden -germany
    elections -sweden -germany
  • On the results page, you will be able to sort and filter to further refine results.
  • Please note that your search queries only openICPSR data holdings.
CLOSE
Name File Type Size Last Modified
  code 01/21/2020 07:30:AM
  data 01/21/2020 07:25:AM
README.pdf application/pdf 162.2 KB 01/21/2020 02:42:AM

Project Citation: 

Echenique, Federico, Imai, Taisuke, and Saito, Kota. Data and code for: “Testable Implications of Models of Intertemporal Choice: Exponential Discounting and Its Generalizations.” Nashville, TN: American Economic Association [publisher], 2020. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2020-10-20. https://doi.org/10.3886/E116902V1

Project Description

Summary:  View help for Summary We present revealed-preference characterizations of the most common models of intertemporal choice: the model of exponentially discounted concave utility, and some of its generalizations. Our characterizations take consumption data as primitives, and provide nonparametric revealed-preference tests. We apply our tests to data from two recent experiments and find that our axiomatization delivers new insights and perspectives on datasets that had been analyzed by traditional parametric methods.
Funding Sources:  View help for Funding Sources National Science Foundation (SES~1558757); National Science Foundation (CNS-1518941); Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Germany)

Scope of Project

Subject Terms:  View help for Subject Terms exponential discounting; intertemporal choice; revealed preference
JEL Classification:  View help for JEL Classification
      D15 Intertemporal Household Choice; Life Cycle Models and Saving
      D90 Micro-Based Behavioral Economics: General


Related Publications

Published Versions

Export Metadata

Report a Problem

Found a serious problem with the data, such as disclosure risk or copyrighted content? Let us know.

This material is distributed exactly as it arrived from the data depositor. ICPSR has not checked or processed this material. Users should consult the investigator(s) if further information is desired.