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Working Papers

2010

  1. Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2008

  1. Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2009)

2003

  1. Unemployment Risk and Compensating Differential in Late-Nineteenth Century New Jersey Manufacturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1993

  1. The Economic Reality of the Beauty Myth
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1996)

1992

  1. Tax Credits, Labor Supply, and Child Care
    University of Chicago - Economics Research Center, Chicago - Economics Research Center View citations (1)
    Also in University of Chicago - Population Research Center, Chicago - Population Research Center View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (1997)

Journal Articles

2011

  1. Older siblings and adolescent risky behavior: does parenting play a role?
    Journal of Population Economics, 2011, 24, (3), 957-978 Downloads View citations (12)

2010

  1. Obesity among Poor Americans: Is Public Assistance the Problem? Patricia K. Smith. pp. 197. (Vanderbilt University Press, Nashville, Tennessee, 2009.), ISBN 978-0-8265-1636-7, paperback
    Economics & Human Biology, 2010, 8, (3), 421-422 Downloads
  2. Race and gender differences in the cognitive effects of childhood overweight
    Applied Economics Letters, 2010, 17, (17), 1673-1679 Downloads View citations (7)

2009

  1. Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2009, 9, (1), 1-44 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Childhood overweight in the United States: A quantile regression approach
    Economics & Human Biology, 2009, 7, (3), 387-397 Downloads View citations (10)
  3. The effect of substance use on the delinquent behaviour of adolescents
    Applied Economics Letters, 2009, 16, (17), 1721-1729 Downloads

2008

  1. Birth order and participation in school sports and other extracurricular activities
    Economics of Education Review, 2008, 27, (3), 354-362 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. For better or worse: Relationship status and body mass index
    Economics & Human Biology, 2008, 6, (3), 330-349 Downloads View citations (24)

2006

  1. Birth Order and Risky Adolescent Behavior
    Economic Inquiry, 2006, 44, (2), 215-233 Downloads View citations (16)

2005

  1. Paternal child care and children's development
    Journal of Population Economics, 2005, 18, (3), 391-414 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Unemployment Risk and Compensating Differentials in New Jersey Manufacturing
    Economic Inquiry, 2005, 43, (4), 734-749 Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Race, Ethnicity, and Gender Differences in the Relationship Between Substance Use and Adolescent Sexual Behavior
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2004, 4, (1), 1-34 Downloads View citations (6)

2001

  1. Does Maternity Leave Induce Births?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2001, 68, (2), 403-417 View citations (11)
  2. Moonlighting: multiple motives and gender differences
    Applied Economics, 2001, 33, (11), 1391-1410 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. New evidence on the relationship between substance use and adolescent sexual behavior
    Journal of Health Economics, 2001, 20, (5), 835-845 Downloads View citations (39)
  4. Racial and Gender Differences in the Returns to 2-Year and 4-Year Degrees
    Education Economics, 2001, 9, (3), 281-292 Downloads
  5. Welfare generosity, pregnancies and abortions among unmarried AFDC recipients
    Journal of Population Economics, 2000, 13, (4), 569-594 Downloads View citations (5)

2000

  1. Female Labor Supply With A Discontinuous, Nonconvex Budget Constraint: Incorporation Of A Part-Time/Full-Time Wage Differential
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2000, 79, (3), 461-470 Downloads View citations (7)

1999

  1. Labor Supply, Disability Benefits and Mental Illness
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1999, 25, (3), 279-288 Downloads View citations (4)

1997

  1. Tax Credits, Labor Supply, And Child Care
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1997, 79, (1), 125-135 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1996

  1. College attendance and the college wage premium: Differences by gender
    Economics of Education Review, 1996, 15, (1), 37-49 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. The Economic Reality of the Beauty Myth
    Journal of Human Resources, 1996, 31, (2), 304-330 Downloads View citations (177)
    See also Working Paper (1993)

1995

  1. The Probability of Receiving Benefits at Different Hours of Work
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (2), 276-80 Downloads View citations (8)

1994

  1. Addictive Behavior and Public Policy
    Public Finance = Finances publiques, 1994, 49, (Supplement), 244-58

Editor

  1. Eastern Economic Journal
    Eastern Economic Association
 
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