We thank Steve Berry, Justin Johnson, Fiona Scott Morton, Philip Schmidt-Dengler, Michael Waldman, two anonymous referees and the editor, and various seminar participants for helpful comments, and Romana Primus of Whaling City Ford, Paul Trembley of East Rock Auto Repair, George Iny of the Automobile Protection Association, and Eli Melnick of Start Auto Electric for background information about the used-car and car-repair markets.
Adverse selection in the used-car market: evidence from purchase and repair patterns in the Consumer Expenditure Survey
Article first published online: 25 MAR 2014
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The RAND Journal of Economics
Volume 45, Issue 1, pages 140–154, Spring 2014
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Peterson, J. R. and Schneider, H. S. (2014), Adverse selection in the used-car market: evidence from purchase and repair patterns in the Consumer Expenditure Survey. The RAND Journal of Economics, 45: 140–154. doi: 10.1111/1756-2171.12045
- Issue published online: 25 MAR 2014
- Article first published online: 25 MAR 2014
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