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Workplace:Department of Economics, Wellesley College, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. The Economics of Non-Marital Childbearing and The “Marriage Premium for Children”
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2017)

2016

  1. Does Reality TV Induce Real Effects? A Response to Jaeger, Joyce, and Kaestner (2016)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Early Childhood Education by MOOC: Lessons from Sesame Street
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Income Inequality, Social Mobility, and the Decision to Drop Out of High School
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (2016)
  2. Media Influences on Social Outcomes: The Impact of MTV's 16 and Pregnant on Teen Childbearing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)

2012

  1. Explaining Recent Trends in the U.S. Teen Birth Rate
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Recessions, Older Workers, and Longevity: How Long Are Recessions Good For Your Health?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2014)
  3. Why is the Teen Birth Rate in the United States so High and Why Does it Matter?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2012)

2011

  1. Income Inequality and Early Non-Marital Childbearing: An Economic Exploration of the "Culture of Despair"
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2010

  1. Recessions, Reeling Markets, and Retiree Well-Being
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Job Market for New Economists: A Market Design Perspective
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2010)

2009

  1. Public Policy, Health Insurance and the Transition to Adulthood
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. The Impact of Children's Public Health Insurance Expansions on Educational Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2009)
    Chapter (2009)
  3. The Market Crash and Mass Layoffs: How the Current Economic Crisis May Affect Retirement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2011)

2007

  1. Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Early Childbearing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Chapter (2007)
  2. Subsidized Contraception, Fertility, and Sexual Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2009)

2006

  1. Abortion and Selection
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2009)
  2. Labor Market Shocks and Retirement: Do Government Programs Matter?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Chapter (2007)
    Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2007)

2004

  1. Abortion Legalization and Lifecycle Fertility
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2007)
  2. Bulls, Bears, and Retirement Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2006)

2002

  1. Abortion as Insurance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Maternal Employment and Overweight Children
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2002) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2003)
  3. The Impact of Social Policy and Economic Activity Throughout the Fertility Decision Tree
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)

2000

  1. Children's Welfare Exposure and Subsequent Development
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2005)
  2. The Sexual Activity and Birth Control Use of American Teenagers
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Chapter (2001)

1999

  1. Child Care and Mothers' Employment Decisions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (56)
    Also in JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research (1999) View citations (67)
  2. Cyclical Welfare Costs In The Post-Reform Era: Will There Be Enough Money?
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research
  3. Teen Motherhood, Labor Market Involvement and the Receipt of Public Assistance
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research
  4. Worklife Determinants of Retirement Income Differentials Between Men and Women
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Pension Research Council Working Papers, Wharton School Pension Research Council, University of Pennsylvania Downloads View citations (6)

1998

  1. Discrimination in the Small Business Credit Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2003)
  2. Extended Benefits and the Duration of UI Spells: Evidence from the New Jersey Extended Benefit Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2000)
  3. Less-Skilled Workers, Welfare Reform, and the Unemployment Insurance System
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1997

  1. Abortion Legalization and Child Living Circumstances: Who is the "Marginal Child?"
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1999)

1996

  1. Roe V.Wade and American Fertility
    Working Papers, Wellesley College - Department of Economics View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1996) Downloads View citations (14)

1995

  1. An Empirical Analysis of the Welfare Magnet Debate Using the NLSY
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Papers, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (1999)
  2. More Bad News for Smokers? The Effects of Cigarette Smoking on Labor Market Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (45)
  3. The Effect of Medicaid Abortion Funding Restrictions on Abortions, Pregnancies, Birth
    Working Papers, Wellesley College - Department of Economics View citations (5)
  4. The Effect of Medicaid Abortion Funding Restrictions on Abortions, Pregnancies, and Births
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (1996)
  5. The Effects of Cigarette Smoking of Labor Market Outcomes
    Working Papers, Wellesley College - Department of Economics

1992

  1. Unemployment Insurance Taxes and the Cyclical and Seasonal Properties of Unemployment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1994)

1991

  1. Expected Changes in the Workforce and Implications for Labor Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Spillover Effects Between the Insured and Uninsured Unemployed
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (1993)

1990

  1. Contemporaneous vs. Retrospective Unemployment: Through the Filter of Memory or the Muddle of the Current Population Survey?
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Unemployment Insurance Taxes and the Cyclical Properties of Employment and Unemployment
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads

1989

  1. Testing Search Theory with Reemployment Bonus Experiments: Cross-Validation of Results from New Jersey and Illinois
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Eastern Economic Journal (1993)

1988

  1. The Baby Boom's Legacy: Relative Wages in the 21st Century
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

Undated

  1. A Benefit of One's Own: Older Women's Retirement Entitlements Under Social Security
    Pension Research Council Working Papers, Wharton School Pension Research Council, University of Pennsylvania Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Pension Research Council Working Papers, Wharton School Pension Research Council, University of Pennsylvania Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The intergenerational correlation in AFDC participation: Welfare trap or poverty trap?
    Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Papers, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Women on the Verge of Retirement: Predictors of Retiree Well-being
    Pension Research Council Working Papers, Wharton School Pension Research Council, University of Pennsylvania View citations (10)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. The Economics of Nonmarital Childbearing and the Marriage Premium for Children
    Annual Review of Economics, 2017, 9, (1), 327-352 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. Income Inequality, Social Mobility, and the Decision to Drop Out of High School
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 2016, 47, (1 (Spring)), 333-396 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. Investigating recent trends in the U.S. teen birth rate
    Journal of Health Economics, 2015, 41, (C), 15-29 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Media Influences on Social Outcomes: The Impact of MTV's 16 and Pregnant on Teen Childbearing
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (12), 3597-3632 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2014

  1. Can e-Planning Make for Better Communities?: The Parallel Case of Architecture, Ethics and New Urbanism
    International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR), 2014, 3, (4), 79-93 Downloads
  2. Income Inequality and Early Nonmarital Childbearing
    Journal of Human Resources, 2014, 49, (1), 1-31 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. Recessions, Older Workers, and Longevity: How Long Are Recessions Good for Your Health?
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2014, 6, (3), 92-119 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. Teenage childbearing and labor market implications for women
    IZA World of Labor, 2014, 28 Downloads

2012

  1. Why Is the Teen Birth Rate in the United States So High and Why Does It Matter?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012, 26, (2), 141-63 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. How Effective Are Public Policies to Increase Health Insurance Coverage among Young Adults?
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, (1), 129-56 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Recessions, Retirement, and Social Security
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (3), 23-28 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. The Market Crash and Mass Layoffs: How the Current Economic Crisis May Affect Retirement
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2011, 11, (1), 1-42 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2010

  1. The Job Market for New Economists: A Market Design Perspective
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2010, 24, (4), 187-206 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Abortion and Selection
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2009, 91, (1), 124-136 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. Subsidized Contraception, Fertility, and Sexual Behavior
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2009, 91, (1), 137-151 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. The Impact of Children's Public Health Insurance Expansions on Educational Outcomes
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2009, 12, (1), 1-28 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
    Chapter (2009)

2007

  1. Abortion Legalization and Life-Cycle Fertility
    Journal of Human Resources, 2007, 42, (2) Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Labor market shocks and retirement: Do government programs matter?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (10), 1902-1919 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Chapter (2007)
    Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Bulls, Bears, and Retirement Behavior
    ILR Review, 2006, 59, (3), 408-429 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2005

  1. Children's welfare exposure and subsequent development
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (1), 31-56 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2004

  1. Abortion Policy and Fertility Outcomes: The Eastern European Experience
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2004, 47, (1), 223-43 Downloads View citations (12)

2003

  1. Discrimination in the Small-Business Credit Market
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 85, (4), 930-943 Downloads View citations (130)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  2. Economic perspectives on childhood obesity
    Economic Perspectives, 2003, (Q III), 30-48 Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Maternal employment and overweight children
    Journal of Health Economics, 2003, 22, (3), 477-504 Downloads View citations (180)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  4. Parental involvement laws and fertility behavior
    Journal of Health Economics, 2003, 22, (5), 861-878 Downloads View citations (34)

2000

  1. Extended benefits and the duration of UI spells: evidence from the New Jersey extended benefit program
    Journal of Public Economics, 2000, 78, (1-2), 107-138 Downloads View citations (163)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1999

  1. Abortion Legalization and Child Living Circumstances: Who is the "Marginal Child"?
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1999, 114, (1), 263-291 Downloads View citations (82)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  2. An empirical analysis of the welfare magnet debate using the NLSY
    Journal of Population Economics, 1999, 12, (3), 391-409 Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1997

  1. More Bad News for Smokers? The Effects of Cigarette Smoking on Wages
    ILR Review, 1997, 50, (3), 493-509 Downloads View citations (19)

1996

  1. The effect of Medicaid abortion funding restrictions on abortions, pregnancies and births
    Journal of Health Economics, 1996, 15, (5), 555-578 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1995

  1. The Benefit of Additional High-School Math and Science Classes for Young Men and Women
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1995, 13, (2), 137-49 View citations (48)

1994

  1. Unemployment insurance taxes and the cyclical and seasonal properties of unemployment
    Journal of Public Economics, 1994, 53, (1), 1-29 Downloads View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1993

  1. Spillover Effects between the Insured and Uninsured Unemployed
    ILR Review, 1993, 47, (1), 73-86 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Testing Search Theory with Reemployment Bonus Experiments: Cross-Validation of Results from New Jersey and Illinois
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1993, 19, (2), 125-141 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (1989)

1988

  1. The Baby Boom's Legacy: Relative Wages in the Twenty-First Century
    American Economic Review, 1988, 78, (2), 66-69 Downloads View citations (6)

Edited books

2010

  1. Targeting Investments in Children
    National Bureau of Economic Research Books, University of Chicago Press
  2. Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (7)

Chapters

2010

  1. After-School Care
    A chapter in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, 2010, pp 123-144 Downloads
  2. Conclusions
    A chapter in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, 2010, pp 377-381 Downloads
  3. Introduction to "Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited"
    A chapter in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, 2010, pp 3-11 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Issues in Implementation
    A chapter in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, 2010, pp 13-23 Downloads
  5. Synthesizing the Results
    A chapter in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, 2010, pp 353-376 Downloads

2009

  1. The Impact of Children's Public Health Insurance Expansions on Educational Outcomes
    A chapter in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, volume 12, 2009 View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2009)
    Working Paper (2009)

2007

  1. Introduction to Sex and Consequences: Abortion, Public Policy, and the Economics of Fertility
    A chapter in Sex and Consequences: Abortion, Public Policy, and the Economics of Fertility, 2007 Downloads
  2. Labor Market Shocks and Retirement: Do Government Programs Matter?
    A chapter in Public Policy and Retirement, Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), 2007, pp 1902-1919 View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
    Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2007)
  3. Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Early Childbearing
    A chapter in The Problems of Disadvantaged Youth: An Economic Perspective, 2007, pp 181-209 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2001

  1. The Sexual Activity and Birth-Control Use of American Teenagers
    A chapter in Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis, 2001, pp 167-218 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
 
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