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Homepage:http://www.nd.edu/~wevans1
Workplace:Department of Economics, University of Notre Dame, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. Guns and Violence: The Enduring Impact of Crack Cocaine Markets on Young Black Males
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. How the Reformulation of OxyContin Ignited the Heroin Epidemic
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2019)

2017

  1. Increasing Community College Completion Rates among Low-Income Students: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluation of a Case Management Intervention
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Economic and Social Outcomes of Refugees in the United States: Evidence from the ACS
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

2012

  1. Improving the Health Coverage of the Rural Poor:Does Contracting Out Medical Mobile Teams Work?
    Discussion Paper Series, Institute of Economic Research, Korea University Downloads
  2. The White/Black Educational Gap, Stalled Progress, and the Long Term Consequences of the Emergence of Crack Cocaine Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2016)

2011

  1. Does Contracting-Out Primary Care Services Work? The Case of Rural Guatemala
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IDB Publications (Working Papers), Inter-American Development Bank (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Giving Mom a Break: The Impact of Higher EITC Payments on Maternal Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2014)
  2. Income Inequality, the Median Voter, and the Support for Public Education
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (35)

2009

  1. Estimating Heterogeneity in the Benefits of Medical Treatment Intensity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2012)
  2. Liquidity, Activity, Mortality
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  3. The Short-Term Mortality Consequences of Income Receipt
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2011)

2006

  1. The Impact of Local Labor Market Conditions on the Demand for Education: Evidence from Indian Casinos
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Estimating the Impact of Medical Innovation: A Case Study of HIV Antiretroviral Treatments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2008)

2002

  1. Changing Labor Market Opportunities for Women and the Quality of Teachers 1957-1992
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
  2. The Impact of Income on Mortality: Evidence from the Social Security Notch
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
  3. The Social and Economic Impact of Native American Casinos
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (34)

2001

  1. Relative Deprivation, Poor Health Habits and Mortality
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2005)

1997

  1. Can Higher Cigarette Taxes Improve Birth Outcomes?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1999)
  2. Teen Drinking and Education Attainment: Evidence From Two-Sample Instrumental Variables (TSIV) Estimates
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)

1996

  1. Children and Their Parents' Labor Supply: Evidence from Exogenous Variation in Family Size
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1998)
  2. Do Workplace Smoking Bans Reduce Smoking?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1999)
  3. Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of the 1970 State Abortion Reforms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)

1994

  1. Education and Health: Where There's Smoke There's an Instrument
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (52)

1991

  1. ESTIMATION OF STATE-DEPENDENT UTILITY FUNCTIONS USING SURVEY DATA
    1991 Annual Meeting, August 4-7, Manhattan, Kansas, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (1991)
  2. Utility-Based Measures of Health
    1991 Annual Meeting, August 4-7, Manhattan, Kansas, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (1991)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. A Cautionary Tale about Emergency Financial Assistance without Services: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluation at a Community College
    AEA Papers and Proceedings, 2019, 109, 218-22 Downloads
  2. How the Reformulation of OxyContin Ignited the Heroin Epidemic
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2019, 101, (1), 1-15 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  3. The Great Recession and Public Education
    Education Finance and Policy, 2019, 14, (2), 298-326 Downloads

2016

  1. Reading for Life and Adolescent Re‐Arrest: Evaluating a Unique Juvenile Diversion Program
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2016, 35, (3), 662-682 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The White/Black Educational Gap, Stalled Progress, and the Long-Term Consequences of the Emergence of Crack Cocaine Markets
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 98, (5), 832-847 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2015

  1. Improving the Health Coverage of the Rural Poor: Does Contracting-Out Mobile Medical Teams Work?
    Journal of Development Studies, 2015, 51, (3), 247-261 Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Giving Mom a Break: The Impact of Higher EITC Payments on Maternal Health
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2014, 6, (2), 258-90 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2013

  1. Excise Taxes, Tax Incidence, and the Flight to Quality
    Public Finance Review, 2013, 41, (2), 147-176 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Maternal bereavement: The heightened mortality of mothers after the death of a child
    Economics & Human Biology, 2013, 11, (3), 371-381 Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Estimating Heterogeneity in the Benefits of Medical Treatment Intensity
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 94, (3), 635-649 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Liquidity, Economic Activity, and Mortality
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 94, (2), 400-418 Downloads View citations (28)

2011

  1. The short-term mortality consequences of income receipt
    Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95, (11), 1410-1424 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2010

  1. Measuring inappropriate medical diagnosis and treatment in survey data: The case of ADHD among school-age children
    Journal of Health Economics, 2010, 29, (5), 657-673 Downloads View citations (18)

2008

  1. Estimating the Impact of Medical Innovation: A Case Study of HIV Antiretroviral Treatments
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2008, 11, (2), 1-39 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Heightened mortality after the death of a spouse: Marriage protection or marriage selection?
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (5), 1326-1342 Downloads View citations (23)
  3. The impact of early discharge laws on the health of newborns
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (4), 843-870 Downloads View citations (10)

2007

  1. COPS and crime
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (1-2), 181-201 Downloads View citations (70)
  2. The Impact of Earmarked Lottery Revenue on K–12 Educational Expenditures
    Education Finance and Policy, 2007, 2, (1), 40-73 Downloads View citations (2)

2006

  1. Behavioral Probabilities
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2006, 32, (1), 5-15 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Patient outcomes when hospitals experience a surge in admissions
    Journal of Health Economics, 2006, 25, (2), 365-388 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. The Effect of Income on Mortality: Evidence from the Social Security Notch
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2006, 88, (3), 482-495 Downloads View citations (65)

2005

  1. Estimating the Impact of Large Cigarette Tax Hikes: The Case of Maternal Smoking and Infant Birth Weight
    Journal of Human Resources, 2005, 40, (2) Downloads View citations (49)
  2. Relative Deprivation, Poor Health Habits, and Mortality
    Journal of Human Resources, 2005, 40, (3) Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. The benefits of prenatal care: evidence from the PAT bus strike
    Journal of Econometrics, 2005, 125, (1-2), 207-239 Downloads View citations (54)

2004

  1. Changing Labor-Market Opportunities for Women and the Quality of Teachers, 1957-2000
    American Economic Review, 2004, 94, (2), 230-235 Downloads View citations (44)
  2. Women, the labor market, and the declining relative quality of teachers
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2004, 23, (3), 449-470 Downloads View citations (20)

2003

  1. Teen Drinking and Educational Attainment: Evidence from Two-Sample Instrumental Variables Estimates
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, 21, (1), 178-209 Downloads View citations (60)

2001

  1. Behavior Policies and Teen Traffic Safety
    American Economic Review, 2001, 91, (2), 91-96 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Cigarrette taxes and smoking during pregnancy
    American Journal of Public Health, 2001, 91, (11), 1851-1856 View citations (2)
  3. Education spending in an aging America
    Journal of Public Economics, 2001, 81, (3), 449-472 Downloads View citations (69)

2000

  1. Data Watch: Research Data in Health Economics
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, 14, (4), 203-216 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Families or Schools? Explaining the Convergence in White and Black Academic Performance
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2000, 18, (4), 729-54 Downloads View citations (45)

1999

  1. Can higher cigarette taxes improve birth outcomes?
    Journal of Public Economics, 1999, 72, (1), 135-154 Downloads View citations (87)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  2. Data Watch: Research Data in the Economics of Education
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1999, 13, (3), 205-216 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Do Workplace Smoking Bans Reduce Smoking?
    American Economic Review, 1999, 89, (4), 728-747 Downloads View citations (109)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1998

  1. Children and Their Parents' Labor Supply: Evidence from Exogenous Variation in Family Size
    American Economic Review, 1998, 88, (3), 450-77 Downloads View citations (537)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Education-Finance Reform and the Distribution of Education Resources
    American Economic Review, 1998, 88, (4), 789-812 Downloads View citations (94)
  3. Estimation Of Revealed Probabilities And Utility Functions For Product Safety Decisions
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1998, 80, (1), 28-33 Downloads View citations (12)
  4. The Compensating Behavior of Smokers: Taxes, Tar, and Nicotine
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1998, 29, (3), 578-595 Downloads View citations (42)

1997

  1. Schoolhouses, courthouses, and statehouses after Serrano
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 1997, 16, (1), 10-31 View citations (25)

1995

  1. Finishing High School and Starting College: Do Catholic Schools Make a Difference?
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1995, 110, (4), 941-974 Downloads View citations (230)

1994

  1. Living by the "Golden Rule": Multimarket Contact in the U. S. Airline Industry
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1994, 109, (2), 341-366 Downloads View citations (121)

1993

  1. Endogeneity in the Concentration-Price Relationship: Causes, Consequences, and Cures
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 1993, 41, (4), 431-38 Downloads View citations (58)
  2. Income Effects and the Value of Health
    Journal of Human Resources, 1993, 28, (3), 497-518 Downloads View citations (18)
  3. Localized Market Power in the U.S. Airline Industry
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 75, (1), 66-75 Downloads View citations (97)
  4. Toward Humility in Statistical Interpretation1
    Risk Analysis, 1993, 13, (1), 21-22 Downloads

1992

  1. Measuring Peer Group Effects: A Study of Teenage Behavior
    Journal of Political Economy, 1992, 100, (5), 966-91 Downloads View citations (362)
  2. PESTICIDE REGULATION AND THE RULE-MAKING PROCESS
    Northeastern Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1992, 21, (2), 6 Downloads
  3. The Determinants of Pesticide Regulation: A Statistical Analysis of EPA Decision Making
    Journal of Political Economy, 1992, 100, (1), 175-97 Downloads View citations (99)

1991

  1. Estimation of State-Dependent Utility Functions Using Survey Data
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1991, 73, (1), 94-104 Downloads View citations (59)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. General Deterrence of Drunk Driving: Evaluation of Recent American Policies
    Risk Analysis, 1991, 11, (2), 279-289 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Risk Reduction or Risk Compensation? The Case of Mandatory Safety-Belt Use Laws
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1991, 4, (1), 61-73 View citations (19)
  4. Utility-Based Measures of Health
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1991, 73, (5), 1422-1427 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

1990

  1. An estimate of the lifesaving benefit of child restraint use legislation
    Journal of Health Economics, 1990, 9, (2), 121-140 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Utility Functions That Depend on Health Status: Estimates and Economic Implications
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (3), 353-74 Downloads View citations (213)

1988

  1. Geographic differences in production technology
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1988, 18, (3), 399-424 Downloads View citations (5)

Chapters

2001

  1. Teens and Traffic Safety
    A chapter in Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis, 2001, pp 121-166 Downloads View citations (12)

1999

  1. Tobacco Taxes and Public Policy to Discourage Smoking
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 13, 1999, pp 1-56 Downloads View citations (49)
 
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