Working Papers

Are CLO Collateral and Tranche Ratings Disconnected? with John M. Griffin. Revise and Resubmit, Review of Financial Studies. [Internet Appendix]

The Perils of Private Provision of Public Goods with Umit Gurun, and David Solomon. Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Car Seats as Contraception with David Solomon. [Internet Appendix]

Crowded Ratings: Clientele Effects in the Corporate Bond Market with Francisco Gomes, and Ryan Lewis.

Gig-Labor: Trading Safety Nets for Steering Wheels with Slava Fos, and Ankit Kalda.

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Research Productivity in Economics and Finance? with Sam Kruger, and Gonzalo Maturana.

Labor Market Effects of Deleting Delinquencies with Gonzalo Maturana, and Santiago Truffa. [Internet Appendix]

Pockets of Poverty: The Long-Term Effects of Redlining with Ian Appel.

Strategically Staying Small: Regulatory Avoidance and the CRA with Jacelly Cespedes, and Carlos Parra.

A Structural Estimation of the Cost of Suboptimal Matching in the CEO Labor Market


Good Things Come to Those Who Wait: The Gig-Economy's Effect on Labor Matching Quality

Moving the Goalposts: The Joint Resonse of Labor and Credit to Future Wealth Shocks


Gonzalo Maturana, and Jordan Nickerson, Real Effects of Workers' Financial Distress: Evidence from Teacher Spillovers. Journal of Financial Economics 136, 137-51. [Internet Appendix]

Darren Kisgen, Jordan Nickerson, Matt Osborn, and Jonathan Reuter, Analyst Promotions within Credit Rating Agencies: Accuracy or Bias?. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 55, 869-96.

Lisa De Simone, Jordan Nickerson, Jeri K. Seidman, and Bridget Stomberg, How Reliably Do Financial Statement Proxies Identify Tax Avoidance?, Contemporary Accounting Research 37, 1536-61.

Maturana, Gonzalo, and Jordan Nickerson, Teachers Teaching Teachers: The Role of Workplace Peer Effects on Financial Decisions. Review of Financial Studies 32, 3920-57. [Internet Appendix]

- RFS Rising Scholar Award, 2020

- Best Paper Award, 2016 Red Rock Finance Conference

Nickerson, Jordan, Market Forces and CEO Pay: Shocks to CEO Demand Induced by IPO Waves. Review of Financial Studies 30, 2272-312. [Internet Appendix]

Nickerson, Jordan, and John M. Griffin, Debt Correlations in the Wake of the Financial Crisis: What are Appropriate Default Correlations for Structured Products?. Journal of Financial Economics 125, 454-74. [Internet Appendix]

Griffin, John M., Jordan Nickerson, and Dragon Yongjun Tang, Rating Shopping or Catering? An Examination of the Response to Competitive Pressure for CDO Credit Ratings. Review of Financial Studies 26, 2270–310. [Internet Appendix]