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Postal address:Department of Economics University of Chicago 1126 E. 59th St. Chicago, IL 60637
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Working Papers

2017

  1. Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program
    Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2017)
  2. Measuring the Welfare Effects of Residential Energy Efficiency Programs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics (2017) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. The Local Economic and Welfare Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The Past, Present, and Future of Economics: A Celebration of the 125-Year Anniversary of the JPE and of Chicago Economics
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads
  5. Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University Downloads
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2012) Downloads View citations (34)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (27)
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2012) Downloads View citations (35)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2012) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2016)

2016

  1. Will We Ever Stop Using Fossil Fuels?
    Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)

2015

  1. Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (26)
  2. Are the Non-Monetary Costs of Energy Efficiency Investments Large? Understanding Low Take-up of a Free Energy Efficiency Program
    Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  3. Convergence in adaptation to climate change: Evidence from high temperatures and mortality, 1900-2004
    University of California at Santa Barbara, Recent Works in Economics, Department of Economics, UC Santa Barbara Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  4. Do Energy Efficiency Investments Deliver? Evidence from the Weatherization Assistance Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2018)
  5. Growth, Pollution, and Life Expectancy: China from 1991-2012
    HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series, HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  6. Toilets Can Work: Short and Medium Run Health Impacts of Addressing Complementarities and Externalities in Water and Sanitation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
  7. Will Adaptation to Climate Change be Slow and Costly? Evidence from High Temperatures and Mortality, 1900-2004
    Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. Do Credit Market Shocks affect the Real Economy? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the Great Recession and "Normal" Economic Times
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (44)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (45)
  2. The Value of Regulatory Discretion: Estimates from Environmental Inspections in India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2018)

2013

  1. DO HOUSING PRICES REFLECT ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH RISKS? EVIDENCE FROM MORE THAN 1600 TOXIC PLANT OPENINGS AND CLOSINGS
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program and Ozone Reductions
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
  4. Truth-telling by Third-party Auditors and the Response of Polluting Firms: Experimental Evidence from India
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University Downloads View citations (41)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (57)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2013)

2012

  1. Is There an Energy Efficiency Gap?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (233)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2012)
  2. The Effects of Environmental Regulation on the Competitiveness of U.S. Manufacturing
    Natural Field Experiments, The Field Experiments Website Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (58)
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies (2011) Downloads View citations (3)

2011

  1. Environmental Regulations, Air and Water Pollution, and Infant Mortality in India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2011) Downloads View citations (6)
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads View citations (8)
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2014)
  2. Estimating the Social Cost of Carbon for Use in U.S. Federal Rulemakings: A Summary and Interpretation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2011) Downloads View citations (18)
  3. Liability and Financial Responsibility for Oil Spills under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and Related Statutes
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
  4. Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
    Also in Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2011) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2011)
  5. The Importance of Research and Development (R&D) for U.S. Competitiveness and a Clean Energy Future
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads

2010

  1. Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Winners and Losers of Large Plant Openings
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (264)
    Also in Working Paper, Harvard University OpenScholar Downloads View citations (19)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2010)
  2. Towards an Emissions Trading Scheme for Air Pollutants in India
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
  3. Towards an Emissions Trading Scheme for Air Pollutants in India: A Concept Note
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads

2008

  1. Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants
    Working Paper series, Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (59)

2007

  1. Climate Change, Mortality, and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the US
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (27)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2011)
  2. Is the "Surge" Working? Some New Facts
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Quasi-Experimental and Experimental Approaches to Environmental Economics
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2009)
  4. The Causes and Consequences of Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)

2006

  1. Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
    Also in Economic Theory and Applications Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) (2005) Downloads View citations (10)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (20)
    Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (2005) Downloads View citations (21)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2008)
  2. The Economic Impacts of Climate Change Evidence from Agricultural Profits and Random Fluctuations in Weather
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (2006) Downloads View citations (18)
    University of California at Santa Barbara, Economics Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, UC Santa Barbara (2004) Downloads View citations (5)
    Climate Change Modelling and Policy Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) (2006) Downloads View citations (5)

2005

  1. Mandated Disclosure, Stock Returns, and the 1964 Securities Acts Amendments
    Research Papers, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2006)

2004

  1. Estimating the Value of a Statistical Life: The Importance of Omitted Variables and Publication Bias
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Center for Economic Policy Studies. Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (39)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2004) Downloads View citations (38)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (2004) Downloads View citations (19)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2004)
  2. The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Profits and Random
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. Air Quality, Infant Mortality, and the Clean Air Act of 1970
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (89)
    Also in Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2003) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Bidding for Industrial Plants: Does Winning a 'Million Dollar Plant' Increase Welfare?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (62)
  3. Did the Clean Air Act Cause the Remarkable Decline in Sulfur Dioxide Concentrations?
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2004)

2002

  1. Using Mandated Speed Limits to Measure the Value of a Statistical Life
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2002) Downloads View citations (14)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2002) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2004)

2001

  1. The Impacts of Environmental Regulations on Industrial Activity: Evidence from the 1970 & 1977 Clean Air Act Amendments and the Census of Manufactures
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)

1999

  1. The Impact of Air Pollution on Infant Mortality: Evidence from Geographic Variation in Pollution Shocks Induced by a Recession
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2003)

1998

  1. Does Air Quality Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2005)
  2. The Impacts of Environmental Regulations on Industrial Activity: Evidence from the 1970 and 1977 Clean Air Act Amendments and the Census of Manufacturers
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2002)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Do Energy Efficiency Investments Deliver? Evidence from the Weatherization Assistance Program
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2018, 133, (3), 1597-1644 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. The Value of Regulatory Discretion: Estimates From Environmental Inspections in India
    Econometrica, 2018, 86, (6), 2123-2160 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2017

  1. Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program
    American Economic Review, 2017, 107, (10), 2958-89 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  2. The Continuing Impact of Sherwin Rosen’s “Hedonic Prices and Implicit Markets: Product Differentiation in Pure Competition”
    Journal of Political Economy, 2017, 125, (6), 1891 - 1902 Downloads

2016

  1. Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the US Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the Twentieth Century
    Journal of Political Economy, 2016, 124, (1), 105 - 159 Downloads View citations (41)
  2. Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8, (1), 80-114 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  3. Will We Ever Stop Using Fossil Fuels?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (1), 117-38 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Are the Non-monetary Costs of Energy Efficiency Investments Large? Understanding Low Take-Up of a Free Energy Efficiency Program
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 201-04 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Convergence in Adaptation to Climate Change: Evidence from High Temperatures and Mortality, 1900-2004
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 247-51 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for an Emerging Field
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2015, 53, (1), 5-42 Downloads View citations (42)
  4. Environmental Health Risks and Housing Values: Evidence from 1,600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (2), 678-709 Downloads View citations (53)
  5. Growth, Pollution, and Life Expectancy: China from 1991-2012
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 226-31 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Environmental Regulations, Air and Water Pollution, and Infant Mortality in India
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (10), 3038-72 Downloads View citations (60)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2013

  1. Developing a Social Cost of Carbon for US Regulatory Analysis: A Methodology and Interpretation
    Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 2013, 7, (1), 23-46 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. Truth-telling by Third-party Auditors and the Response of Polluting Firms: Experimental Evidence from India
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2013, 128, (4), 1499-1545 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. What Does Reputation Buy? Differentiation in a Market for Third-Party Auditors
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 314-19 Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Is There an Energy Efficiency Gap?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012, 26, (1), 3-28 Downloads View citations (233)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Output and Random Fluctuations in Weather: Reply
    American Economic Review, 2012, 102, (7), 3761-73 Downloads View citations (43)

2011

  1. Climate Change, Mortality, and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the US
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (4), 152-85 Downloads View citations (124)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Comment on "On the Economics of Climate Policy": Is Climate Change Mitigation the Ultimate Arbitrage Opportunity?
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2011, 10, (2), 1-13 Downloads
  3. Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (3), 435-41 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Winners and Losers of Large Plant Openings
    Journal of Political Economy, 2010, 118, (3), 536-598 Downloads View citations (275)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. The Changing Consequences of Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2010, 2, (1), 116-48 Downloads View citations (11)

2009

  1. Climate Change and Birth Weight
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 211-17 Downloads View citations (53)
  2. Quasi-experimental and experimental approaches to environmental economics
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2009, 57, (1), 21-44 Downloads View citations (78)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Winter Heating or Clean Air? Unintended Impacts of China's Huai River Policy
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 184-90 Downloads View citations (25)

2008

  1. Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2008, 123, (3), 951-1003 Downloads View citations (129)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Output and Random Fluctuations in Weather
    American Economic Review, 2007, 97, (1), 354-385 Downloads View citations (347)

2006

  1. Mandated Disclosure, Stock Returns, and the 1964 Securities Acts Amendments
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2006, 121, (2), 399-460 Downloads View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. Does Air Quality Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market
    Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 113, (2), 376-424 Downloads View citations (391)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

2004

  1. Did the Clean Air Act cause the remarkable decline in sulfur dioxide concentrations?
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2004, 47, (3), 585-611 Downloads View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Estimating the Value of a Statistical Life: The Importance of Omitted Variables and Publication Bias
    American Economic Review, 2004, 94, (2), 454-460 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. Using Mandated Speed Limits to Measure the Value of a Statistical Life
    Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 112, (S1), S226-S267 Downloads View citations (86)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2003

  1. Estimating Regulation-Induced Substitution: The Effect of the Clean Air Act on Water and Ground Pollution
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (2), 442-448 Downloads View citations (32)
  2. The Clean Air Act of 1970 and Adult Mortality
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2003, 27, (3), 279-300 Downloads View citations (35)
  3. The Impact of Air Pollution on Infant Mortality: Evidence from Geographic Variation in Pollution Shocks Induced by a Recession
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, 118, (3), 1121-1167 Downloads View citations (304)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2002

  1. A Reexamination of Resource Allocation Responses to the 65-MPH Speed Limit
    Economic Inquiry, 2002, 40, (2), 271-278 View citations (11)
  2. The Impacts of Environmental Regulations on Industrial Activity: Evidence from the 1970 and 1977 Clean Air Act Amendments and the Census of Manufactures
    Journal of Political Economy, 2002, 110, (6), 1175-1219 Downloads View citations (167)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

2000

  1. Are There Sectoral Anomalies Too? The Pitfalls of Unreported Multiple Hypothesis Testing and a Simple Solution
    Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 2000, 15, (1), 37-55 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Convergence in Black-White Infant Mortality Rates during the 1960's
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (2), 326-332 Downloads View citations (6)
 
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