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Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2019

  1. Intergenerational Health Mobility: Magnitudes and Importance of Schools and Place
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Mental Health, Schooling Attainment and Polygenic Scores: Are There Significant Gene-Environment Associations?
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2019) Downloads
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2019) Downloads
  3. The Consequences of Friendships: Evidence on the Effect of Social Relationships in School on Academic Achievement
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. The Effects of Foreign-Born Peers in US High Schools and Middle Schools
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2019) Downloads
  5. Trends in Education Mobility Across Time and Place in the Early 20th Century US
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science Downloads
  6. Undue Burden Beyond Texas: An Analysis of Abortion Clinic Closures, Births, And Abortions in Wisconsin
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Crushing Hope: Short Term Responses to Tragedy Vary by Hopefulness
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Social Science & Medicine (2018)
  2. Environmental Bottlenecks on Children's Genetic Potential for Adult Socioeconomic Attainments: Evidence from a Health Shock
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2018) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Population Studies (2019)
  3. Estimating Causal Effects of Alcohol Access and Use on a Broad Set of Risky Behaviors: Regression Discontinuity Evidence
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Contemporary Economic Policy (2019)
  4. Intergenerational Mobility in Education: Variation in Geography and Time
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Capital (2019)
  5. Learning Hope and Optimism: Classmate Experiences and Adolescent Development
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Letters (2019)
  6. Multigenerational Effects of Early Life Health Shocks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2019)
  7. New Evidence on the Impacts of Early Exposure to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on Old-Age Mortality
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Downloads
  8. New Evidence on the Impacts of Early Exposure to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on Old-Age Mortality: A Research Note
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2017

  1. Adults Behaving Badly: The Effects of Own and Peer Parents' Incarceration on Adolescent Criminal Activities
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2017) Downloads
  2. Differential Susceptibility of Peer Influences: Gene-Environment Interactions and Gene-Environment Correlations
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science Downloads
  3. High School Genetic Diversity and Later-life Student Outcomes: Micro-level Evidence from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2018)
  4. Nonmarital and Teen Fertility
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Origins of Adulthood Personality: The Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2017) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2017)
  6. The Effects of Academic Probation on College Success: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Four Texas Universities
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  7. The Effects of In Utero Exposure to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on Family Formation
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economics & Human Biology (2018)

2016

  1. The Importance of Family Income in the Formation and Evolution of Non-Cognitive Skills in Childhood
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2016)

2015

  1. Heterogeneity in Spousal Matching Models
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Understanding Heterogeneity in the Effects of Birth Weight on Adult Cognition and Wages
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2015)

2014

  1. Do High School Peers Have Persistent Effects on College Attainment and Other Life Outcomes?
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2014)
  2. EXAMINING THE LONG TERM MORTALITY EFFECTS OF EARLY HEALTH SHOCKS
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Letters (2019)
  3. Estimating the Value Added of Attending Physicians on Patient Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  4. The Determinants and Consequences of Friendship Composition
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (5)

2013

  1. Estimating Benefits from University Level Diversity
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads
  2. Friends or Family? Revisiting the Effects of High School Popularity on Adult Earnings
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2014)
  3. Religion and Risky Health Behaviors among U.S. Adolescents and Adults
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2014)
    Chapter (2013)
  4. The Effects of Childhood ADHD on Adult Labor Market Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2014)
  5. Tracing the Effects of Guaranteed Admission through the College Process: Evidence from a Policy Discontinuity in the Texas 10% Plan
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Contemporary Economic Policy (2014)

2012

  1. Adolescent Depression and Adult Labor Market Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2013)
  2. Am I my Brother's Keeper? Sibling Spillover Effects: The Case of Developmental Disabilities and Externalizing Behavior
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Do Classmate Effects Fade Out?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Estimating the Effects of Friendship Networks on Health Behaviors of Adolescents
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads
    Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York (2011) Downloads
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2011) Downloads
  5. Increasing Our Understanding of the Health-Income Gradient in Children
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2014)
  6. The Effects of Personality Traits on Adult Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Siblings
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2013)

2009

  1. Cumulative Effects of Job Characteristics on Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University (2008) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2011)
  2. Estimating Causal Effects of Early Occupational Choice on Later Health: Evidence Using the PSID
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (24)
  3. Job Loss: Eat, drink and try to be merry?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Sin Taxes: Do Heterogeneous Responses Undercut Their Value?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  5. The Effect of Adolescent Health on Educational Outcomes: Causal Evidence using ‘Genetic Lotteries’ between Siblings
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The Effect of Classmate Characteristics on Individual Outcomes: Evidence from the Add Health
    Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working papers, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (8)
  7. Tobacco Use, Taxation and Self Control in Adolescence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
  8. Using Genetic Lotteries within Families to Examine the Causal Impact of Poor Health on Academic Achievement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)

2008

  1. Education and Labor Market Consequences of Teenage Childbearing: Evidence Using the Timing of Pregnancy Outcomes and Community Fixed Effects
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (23)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2009)
  2. Is obesity contagious?: social networks vs. environmental factors in the obesity epidemic
    Supervisory Research and Analysis Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Downloads View citations (73)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2008)

2007

  1. Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of ADHD Revisited
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2008)
  2. Impact of First Occupation on Health at Older Ages
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. ESTIMATING CAUSAL EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ACCESS AND USE ON A BROAD SET OF RISKY BEHAVIORS: REGRESSION DISCONTINUITY EVIDENCE
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2019, 37, (3), 427-448 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Environmental bottlenecks in children’s genetic potential for adult socio-economic attainments: Evidence from a health shock
    Population Studies, 2019, 73, (1), 139-148 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  3. Examining the long-term mortality effects of early health shocks
    Applied Economics Letters, 2019, 26, (11), 902-908 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  4. Intergenerational Mobility in Education: Variation in Geography and Time
    Journal of Human Capital, 2019, 13, (4), 585 - 634 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  5. Learning hope and optimism: classmate experiences and adolescent development
    Applied Economics Letters, 2019, 26, (5), 409-412 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  6. Multigenerational Effects of Early-Life Health Shocks
    Demography, 2019, 56, (5), 1855-1874 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  7. Peer effects of obesity on child body composition
    Economics & Human Biology, 2019, 34, (C), 49-57 Downloads
  8. The effect of sibship size on non-cognitive Skills: Evidence from natural experiments
    Labour Economics, 2019, 56, (C), 36-43 Downloads

2018

  1. Crushing hope: Short term responses to tragedy vary by hopefulness
    Social Science & Medicine, 2018, 201, (C), 59-62 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Estimating the effects of friends on health behaviors of adolescents
    Health Economics, 2018, 27, (10), 1450-1483 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. High-school genetic diversity and later-life student outcomes: micro-level evidence from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2018, 23, (3), 307-339 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  4. The effects of in utero exposure to the 1918 influenza pandemic on family formation
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 30, (C), 59-68 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2017

  1. Causal Spousal Health Spillover Effects and Implications for Program Evaluation
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2017, 9, (4), 144-66 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Origins of Adulthood Personality: The Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2017, 17, (2), 22 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  3. Tobacco Control, Medicaid Coverage, and the Demand for Smoking Cessation Drugs
    American Journal of Health Economics, 2017, 3, (4), 528-549 Downloads
    Also in American Journal of Health Economics, 2017, 3, (4), 528-549 (2017) Downloads

2016

  1. Peer Effects on Teenage Fertility: Social Transmission Mechanisms and Policy Recommendations
    American Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 2, (3), 300-317 Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in American Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 2, (3), 300-317 (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The effects of changes in kindergarten entry age policies on educational achievement
    Economics of Education Review, 2016, 50, (C), 45-62 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The effects of teenage childbearing on adult soft skills development
    Journal of Population Economics, 2016, 29, (3), 883-910 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The importance of family income in the formation and evolution of non-cognitive skills in childhood
    Economics of Education Review, 2016, 54, (C), 143-154 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Can education rescue genetic liability for cognitive decline?
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 127, (C), 159-170 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Learning from Teen Childbearing Experiences of Close Friends: Evidence using Miscarriages as a Natural Experiment
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97, (1), 29-43 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. New evidence of the effects of education on health in the US: Compulsory schooling laws revisited
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 127, (C), 101-107 Downloads View citations (12)
  4. Non‐Linear Effects of Soda Taxes on Consumption and Weight Outcomes
    Health Economics, 2015, 24, (5), 566-582 Downloads View citations (12)
  5. The Promise of Integrating Genetics into Policy Analysis
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2015, 34, (3), 493-496 Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Understanding heterogeneity in the effects of birth weight on adult cognition and wages
    Journal of Health Economics, 2015, 41, (C), 107-116 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Do high school peers have persistent effects on college attainment and other life outcomes?
    Labour Economics, 2014, 29, (C), 83-90 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Friends or family? Revisiting the effects of high school popularity on adult earnings
    Applied Economics, 2014, 46, (20), 2408-2417 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. INCREASING OUR UNDERSTANDING OF THE HEALTH‐INCOME GRADIENT IN CHILDREN
    Health Economics, 2014, 23, (4), 473-486 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. Interactive effects of in utero nutrition and genetic inheritance on cognition: New evidence using sibling comparisons
    Economics & Human Biology, 2014, 13, (C), 144-154 Downloads View citations (8)
  5. Late life transitions and social networks: The case of retirement
    Economics Letters, 2014, 125, (3), 459-462 Downloads View citations (2)
  6. Religion and risky health behaviors among U.S. adolescents and adults
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2014, 104, (C), 123-140 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
    Chapter (2013)
  7. THE EFFECTS OF CHILDHOOD ADHD ON ADULT LABOR MARKET OUTCOMES
    Health Economics, 2014, 23, (2), 159-181 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  8. TRACING THE EFFECTS OF GUARANTEED ADMISSION THROUGH THE COLLEGE PROCESS: EVIDENCE FROM A POLICY DISCONTINUITY IN THE TEXAS 10% PLAN
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2014, 32, (1), 169-186 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  9. The Effects of Smoking Cessation on Weight Gain: New Evidence Using Workplace Smoking Bans
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2014, 17, (2), 25 Downloads View citations (2)
  10. The interplay between gender, race and weight status: Self perceptions and social consequences
    Economics & Human Biology, 2014, 14, (C), 79-91 Downloads
  11. The long run health returns to college quality
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2014, 12, (2), 295-325 Downloads View citations (7)

2013

  1. A Sibling Death in the Family: Common and Consequential
    Demography, 2013, 50, (3), 803-826 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Adolescent Depression and Adult Labor Market Outcomes
    Southern Economic Journal, 2013, 80, (1), 26-49 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. SOCIAL INTERACTIONS AND COLLEGE ENROLLMENT: EVIDENCE FROM THE NATIONAL EDUCATION LONGITUDINAL STUDY
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2013, 31, (4), 762-778 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The challenge of causal inference in gene-environment interaction research: Leveraging research designs from the social sciences
    American Journal of Public Health, 2013, 103, (SUPPL.1), S42-S45 Downloads View citations (6)
  5. The effects of personality traits on adult labor market outcomes: Evidence from siblings
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 89, (C), 122-135 Downloads View citations (52)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  6. UNDERSTANDING HETEROGENEITY IN PRICE ELASTICITIES IN THE DEMAND FOR ALCOHOL FOR OLDER INDIVIDUALS
    Health Economics, 2013, 22, (1), 89-105 View citations (17)

2012

  1. Peer influences on adolescent alcohol consumption: evidence using an instrumental variables/fixed effect approach
    Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25, (4), 1265-1286 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. THE EFFECTS OF TEENAGE FATHERHOOD ON YOUNG ADULT OUTCOMES
    Economic Inquiry, 2012, 50, (1), 182-201 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The Effects of First Occupation on Long Term Health Status: Evidence from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    Journal of Labor Research, 2012, 33, (1), 49-75 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. The effects of family stressors on substance use initiation in adolescence
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2012, 10, (1), 99-114 Downloads View citations (2)
  5. The effects of teenage childbearing on the short- and long-term health behaviors of mothers
    Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25, (1), 201-218 Downloads View citations (10)

2011

  1. Are soft drink taxes an effective mechanism for reducing obesity?
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2011, 30, (3), 655-662 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. College selectivity and young adult health behaviors
    Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30, (5), 826-837 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Cumulative effects of job characteristics on health
    Health Economics, 2011, 20, (5), 553-570 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  4. Genetic lotteries within families
    Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30, (4), 647-659 Downloads View citations (41)
  5. Long‐term effects of health investments and parental favoritism: the case of breastfeeding
    Health Economics, 2011, 20, (11), 1349-1361 View citations (4)
  6. Social identity as a determinant of college enrollment
    Rationality and Society, 2011, 23, (3), 267-303 Downloads
  7. Soda Taxes and Substitution Effects: Will Obesity be Affected?
    Choices: The Magazine of Food, Farm, and Resource Issues, 2011, 26, (3), 4 Downloads View citations (3)
  8. The Effect of Classmate Characteristics on Post-secondary Outcomes: Evidence from the Add Health
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, (1), 25-53 Downloads View citations (85)
  9. The effect of job loss on overweight and drinking
    Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30, (2), 317-327 Downloads View citations (73)
  10. The medium term schooling and health effects of low birth weight: Evidence from siblings
    Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30, (3), 517-527 Downloads View citations (12)
  11. The promise and pitfalls of combining genetic and economic research
    Health Economics, 2011, 20, (8), 889-892 View citations (3)
  12. The proof is in the pudding: Response to Chaloupka, Powell, and Chriqui
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2011, 30, (3), 664-665 Downloads

2010

  1. Adolescent depression and educational attainment: results using sibling fixed effects
    Health Economics, 2010, 19, (7), 855-871 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. CAN SOFT DRINK TAXES REDUCE POPULATION WEIGHT?
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2010, 28, (1), 23-35 Downloads View citations (40)
  3. Long term effects of childhood asthma on adult health
    Journal of Health Economics, 2010, 29, (3), 377-387 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Social interactions and smoking: evidence using multiple student cohorts, instrumental variables, and school fixed effects
    Health Economics, 2010, 19, (4), 466-484 Downloads View citations (52)
  5. Spillover effects of inclusion of classmates with emotional problems on test scores in early elementary school
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2010, 29, (1), 69-83 Downloads View citations (9)
  6. The effects of intimate partner violence on health in young adulthood in the United States
    Social Science & Medicine, 2010, 70, (1), 130-135 Downloads View citations (1)
  7. The effects of soft drink taxes on child and adolescent consumption and weight outcomes
    Journal of Public Economics, 2010, 94, (11-12), 967-974 Downloads View citations (69)

2009

  1. All in the Family: Mental Health Spillover Effects between Working Spouses
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2009, 9, (1), 1-21 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Beauty vs. brains: Early labor market outcomes of high school graduates
    Economics Letters, 2009, 105, (3), 321-325 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Childhood mistreatment and adolescent and young adult depression
    Social Science & Medicine, 2009, 68, (5), 799-806 Downloads View citations (13)
  4. Education and Labor Market Consequences of Teenage Childbearing: Evidence Using the Timing of Pregnancy Outcomes and Community Fixed Effects
    Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44, (2) Downloads View citations (52)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  5. Higher Education and Health Investments: Does More Schooling Affect Preventive Health Care Use?
    Journal of Human Capital, 2009, 3, (2), 144-176 Downloads View citations (16)
  6. Is identification with school the key component in the 'Black Box' of education outcomes? Evidence from a randomized experiment
    Economics of Education Review, 2009, 28, (6), 662-671 Downloads View citations (4)
  7. The Effects of Adolescent Health on Educational Outcomes: Causal Evidence Using Genetic Lotteries between Siblings
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2009, 12, (2), 1-33 Downloads View citations (14)
  8. The Effects of Inclusion on Classmates of Students with Special Needs: The Case of Serious Emotional Problems
    Education Finance and Policy, 2009, 4, (3), 278-299 Downloads View citations (6)
  9. The Impact of Occupation on Self-Rated Health: Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
    Journals of Gerontology: Series B, 2009, 64B, (1), 118-124 Downloads View citations (9)

2008

  1. Adolescent depression: diagnosis, treatment, and educational attainment
    Health Economics, 2008, 17, (11), 1215-1235 Downloads View citations (27)
  2. Child mental health and human capital accumulation: The case of ADHD revisited
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (3), 794-800 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Is obesity contagious? Social networks vs. environmental factors in the obesity epidemic
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (5), 1382-1387 Downloads View citations (93)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  4. What Factors Influence the Structure of the State Income Tax?
    Public Finance Review, 2008, 36, (4), 475-496 Downloads View citations (4)

2007

  1. Social multipliers in sexual initiation decisions among U.S. high school students
    Demography, 2007, 44, (2), 373-388 Downloads View citations (13)

2006

  1. Competition over the Tax Base in the State Sales Tax
    Public Finance Review, 2006, 34, (3), 258-281 Downloads View citations (6)

Chapters

2013

  1. Religion and Risky Health Behaviors among U.S. Adolescents and Adults
    A chapter in Economics of Religion and Culture, 2013, pp 123-140 View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2014)
    Working Paper (2013)

2010

  1. social networks and health outcomes
    Palgrave Macmillan Downloads
 
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