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Homepage:http://www.bus.lsu.edu/mocan/
Phone:(225) 578-4570
Workplace:Department of Economics, Ourso College of Business, Louisiana State University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Can Superstition Create a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy? School Outcomes of Dragon Children of China
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Juvenile Punishment, High School Graduation and Adult Crime: Evidence from Idiosyncratic Judge Harshness
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2016

  1. Analyzing the Impact of the World’s Largest Public Works Project on Crime
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Emotional Judges and Unlucky Juveniles
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Judges, Juveniles and In-group Bias
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Chinese Yellow Dust and Korean Infant Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Mobile Politicians: Opportunistic Career Moves and Moral Hazard
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  3. Why Work More? The Impact of Taxes, and Culture of Leisure on Labor Supply in Europe
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2014

  1. Compulsory Schooling Laws and Formation of Beliefs: Education, Religion and Superstition
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Does Secular Education Impact Religiosity, Electoral Participation and the Propensity to Vote for Islamic Parties? Evidence from an Education Reform in a Muslim Country
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum (2014) Downloads View citations (4)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (22)
  3. Economic Well-being and Anti-Semitic, Xenophobic, and Racist Attitudes in Germany
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The Impact of Education on Health and Health Behavior in a Middle-Income, Low-Education Country
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)

2013

  1. Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Education, Cognition, Health Knowledge, and Health Behavior
    Auburn Economics Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Auburn University Downloads
    Also in Auburn Economics Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Auburn University (2012) Downloads View citations (4)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
    Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum (2013) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The European Journal of Health Economics (2014)
  3. Salaries and Work Effort: An Analysis of the European Union Parliamentarians
    Auburn Economics Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Auburn University Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2013)
  4. The Impact of Mothers' Earnings on Health Inputs and Infant Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Empowering Women Through Education: Evidence from Sierra Leone
    Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (35)

2011

  1. Is Leisure a Normal Good? Evidence from the European Parliament
    Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2011) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Skill-biased Technological Change, Earnings of Unskilled Workers, and Crime
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Theft and Deterrence
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Research (2013)

2010

  1. Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy
    Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (3)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Research (2010)
  2. The Impact of Education on Health Knowledge
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2011)

2009

  1. Intended and Unintended Consequences of Prison Reform
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Obesity, Self-esteem and Wages
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Chapter (2011)

2008

  1. Do Adolescents with Emotional or Behavioral Problems Respond to Cigarette Prices?
    Departmental Working Papers, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2009)
  2. Vengeance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2013)

2006

  1. An Experimental Test of Criminal Behavior Among Juveniles and Young Adults
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in University of Oregon Economics Department Working Papers, University of Oregon Economics Department (2006) Downloads
  2. The Impact of Incentives on Human Behavior: Can We Make It Disappear? The Case of the Death Penalty
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Chapter (2010)
  3. Ugly Criminals
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2010)

2005

  1. Asymmetric Crime Cycles
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2010)
  2. The Determinants of the Willingness to be an Organ Donor
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2004

  1. What Determines Corruption? International Evidence from Micro Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2008)

2003

  1. Guns, Drugs and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from a Panel of Siblings and Twins
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2003) Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? An Analysis of Prisoners on Death Row in the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Legal Studies (2004)

2002

  1. Carrots, Sticks and Broken Windows
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law and Economics (2005)
  2. Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2006)

2001

  1. Can Consumers Detect Lemons? Information Asymmetry in the Market for Child Care
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Nonprofit Sector and Part-Time Work: An Analysis of Employer-Employee Matched Data of Child Care Workers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2003)
  3. Pardons, Executions and Homicide
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)

2000

  1. A Dynamic Model of Differential Human Capital and Criminal Activity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Economica (2005)
  2. The Demand for Medical Care in Urban China
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2004)

1999

  1. Economic Conditions, Deterrence and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from Micro Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in American Law and Economics Review (2005)
  2. The Supply of Quality in Child Care Centers
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2002)

1997

  1. The Determinants of Child Care Workers' Wages and Compensation: Sectoral Differences, Human Capital, Race, Insiders and Outsiders
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1996

  1. A Time-Series Analysis of Crime and Drug Use in New York City
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)

1995

  1. Quality Adjusted Cost Functions for Child Care Centers
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1995)
  2. The Child Care Industry: Cost Functions, Efficiency, and Quality
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1993

  1. Illicit Drug Use and Health: Analysis and Projections of New York City Birth Outcomes Using a Kalman Filter Model
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

1992

  1. The Consequences and Costs of Maternal Substance Abuse in New York City
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

1991

  1. Unemployment and Infant Health: Times-Series Evidence from the State of Tennessee
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1993)

1989

  1. Business Cycles and Fertility Dynamics in the U.S.: A Vector-Autoregressive Model
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. The Impact of a Ban on Legalized Abortion on Adolescent Childbearing in New York City
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Education, cognition, health knowledge, and health behavior
    The European Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 15, (3), 265-279 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Salaries and Work Effort: An Analysis of the European Union Parliamentarians
    Economic Journal, 2013, 123, (12), 1130-1167 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Theft and Deterrence
    Journal of Labor Research, 2013, 34, (4), 389-407 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Vengeance
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2013, 95, (3), 969-982 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2011

  1. The impact of education on health knowledge
    Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30, (5), 792-812 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. Asymmetric Crime Cycles
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (4), 899-911 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy
    Journal of Labor Research, 2010, 31, (2), 99-123 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  3. Ugly Criminals
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (1), 15-30 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2009

  1. Do Adolescents with Emotional or Behavioral Problems Respond to Cigarette Prices?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2009, 76, (1), 67-85 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. WHAT DETERMINES CORRUPTION? INTERNATIONAL EVIDENCE FROM MICRODATA
    Economic Inquiry, 2008, 46, (4), 493-510 Downloads View citations (77)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2007

  1. Can consumers detect lemons? An empirical analysis of information asymmetry in the market for child care
    Journal of Population Economics, 2007, 20, (4), 743-780 Downloads View citations (32)
  2. The determinants of the willingness to donate an organ among young adults: Evidence from the United States and the European Union
    Social Science & Medicine, 2007, 65, (12), 2527-2538 Downloads View citations (3)

2006

  1. Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2006, 5, (1), 1-36 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Guns and Juvenile Crime
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2006, 49, (2), 507-31 Downloads View citations (21)

2005

  1. A Dynamic Model of Differential Human Capital and Criminal Activity
    Economica, 2005, 72, (288), 655-681 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Carrots, Sticks, and Broken Windows
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2005, 48, (1), 235-66 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. Economic Conditions, Deterrence and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from Micro Data
    American Law and Economics Review, 2005, 7, (2), 319-349 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2004

  1. The Demand for Medical Care in Urban China
    World Development, 2004, 32, (2), 289-304 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? An Analysis of Prisoners on Death Row in the United States
    The Journal of Legal Studies, 2004, 33, (2), 255-282 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. Getting Off Death Row: Commuted Sentences and the Deterrent Effect of Capital Punishment
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2003, 46, (2), 453-78 Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Nonprofit Sector and Part-Time Work: An Analysis of Employer-Employee Matched Data on Child Care Workers
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 85, (1), 38-50 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. The Supply Of Quality In Child Care Centers
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2002, 84, (3), 483-496 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2000

  1. A Time-Series Analysis of Crime, Deterrence, and Drug Abuse in New York City
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (3), 584-604 Downloads View citations (93)

1999

  1. Structural Unemployment, Cyclical Unemployment, and Income Inequality
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1999, 81, (1), 122-134 Downloads View citations (33)

1997

  1. Cost Functions, Efficiency, and Quality in Day Care Centers
    Journal of Human Resources, 1997, 32, (4), 861-891 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Credit rationing, deregulation and race in mortgage lending in the United States: 1960-90
    Applied Economics, 1997, 29, (10), 1337-1342 Downloads
  3. Labor market conditions and the high school dropout rate: Evidence from New York State
    Economics of Education Review, 1997, 16, (2), 103-109 Downloads View citations (19)

1995

  1. Accuracy and rationality of state General Fund Revenue forecasts: Evidence from panel data
    International Journal of Forecasting, 1995, 11, (3), 417-427 Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Quality-Adjusted Cost Functions for Child-Care Centers
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (2), 409-13 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1994

  1. Is there a unit root in U.S. real GNP?: A re-assessment
    Economics Letters, 1994, 45, (1), 23-31 Downloads View citations (7)

1993

  1. Real Wages over the Business Cycle: Evidence from a Structural Time Series Model
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 55, (4), 363-89 View citations (11)
  2. Unemployment and Infant Health: Time-Series Evidence from the State of Tennessee
    Journal of Human Resources, 1993, 28, (1), 185-203 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

1992

  1. The consequences and costs of maternal substance abuse in New York City: A pooled time-series, cross-section analysis
    Journal of Health Economics, 1992, 11, (3), 297-314 Downloads View citations (6)

1991

  1. Age at Marriage, Divorce, Fertility and Labor Force Participation of Women: a Time Series Perspective
    Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 1991, 4, (1), 1-16 Downloads

1990

  1. Business Cycles and Fertility Dynamics in the United States: A Vector Autoregressive Model
    Journal of Population Economics, 1990, 3, (2), 125-46 View citations (10)

Books

2011

  1. Economic Aspects of Obesity
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (11)

Edited books

2011

  1. Economic Aspects of Obesity
    National Bureau of Economic Research Books, University of Chicago Press View citations (5)

Chapters

2011

  1. Introduction to "Economic Aspects of Obesity"
    A chapter in Economic Aspects of Obesity, 2011, pp 1-16 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Obesity, Self-Esteem and Wages
    A chapter in Economic Aspects of Obesity, 2011, pp 349-380 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2010

  1. The Impact of Incentives on Human Behavior: Can We Make it Disappear? The Case of the Death Penalty
    A chapter in The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, 2010, pp 379-418 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
 
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