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Working Papers

2021

  1. The Effects of Negative Equity on Children’s Educational Outcomes
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2021) Downloads

2020

  1. Does Proximity to Fast Food Cause Childhood Obesity? Evidence from Public Housing
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (2020)
  2. Paying for Free Lunch: The Impact of CEP Universal Free Meals on Revenues, Spending, and Student Health
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads

2019

  1. Does School Lunch Fill the “SNAP Gap” at the End of the Month?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2019)

2017

  1. Let Them Eat Lunch: The Impact of Universal Free Meals on Student Performance
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (2020)
  2. What are the Financial Implications of Public Quality Disclosure? Evidence from New York City’s Restaurant Food Safety Grading Policy
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads

2016

  1. Retention Heterogeneity in New York City Schools
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads
  2. The Academic Effects of Chronic Exposure to Neighborhood Violence
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. Making Summer Matter: The Impact of Youth Employment on Academic Performance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Do Choice Schools Break the Link Between Public Schools and Property Values? Evidence from House Prices in New York City
    Working Papers, University of Massachusetts Boston, Economics Department Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (2014)

2013

  1. High stakes in the classroom, high stakes on the street: The effects of community violence on students’ standardized test performance
    Working Paper, USC Lusk Center for Real Estate Downloads View citations (17)

2003

  1. Estimating the external effects of subsidized housing investment on property values
    Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago View citations (2)

2000

  1. Cigarettes and Alcohol: Substitutes or Complements?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (53)

1996

  1. On the Progressivity of the Child Care Tax Credit: Snapshot versus Time-Exposure Incidence
    Departmental Working Papers, Rutgers University, Department of Economics View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in National Tax Journal (1996)

1995

  1. Spatial Productivity Spillovers from Public Infrastructure: Evidence from State Highways
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (142)
    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (1995)

1994

  1. Infrastructure in a Structural Model of Economic Growth
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Science and Urban Economics (1995)

1992

  1. State Infrastructure and Productive Performance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (73)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1996)

Undated

  1. School Climate and the Impact of Neighborhood Crime on Test Scores
    Mathematica Policy Research Reports, Mathematica Policy Research Downloads
  2. Unexpected Arrivals: The Spillover Effects of Mid-Year Entry on Stable Student Achievement in New York City
    Mathematica Policy Research Reports, Mathematica Policy Research Downloads View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2021

  1. Do school buses make school choice work?
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2021, 86, (C) Downloads

2020

  1. Do Housing Vouchers Improve Academic Performance? Evidence from New York City
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2020, 39, (1), 131-158 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Does proximity to fast food cause childhood obesity? Evidence from public housing
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2020, 84, (C) Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2020)
  3. Let Them Eat Lunch: The Impact of Universal Free Meals on Student Performance
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2020, 39, (2), 376-410 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2019

  1. Disparities in food access around homes and schools for New York City children
    PLOS ONE, 2019, 14, (6), 1-17 Downloads
  2. Does School Lunch Fill the “SNAP Gap” at the End of the Month?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2019, 86, (1), 49-82 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  3. What Are the Financial Implications of Public Quality Disclosure? Evidence from New York City’s Restaurant Food Safety Grading Policy
    Public Finance Review, 2019, 47, (1), 170-201 Downloads

2017

  1. Moving Matters: The Causal Effect of Moving Schools on Student Performance
    Education Finance and Policy, 2017, 12, (4), 419-446 Downloads View citations (9)

2016

  1. Are all schools created equal? Learning environments in small and large public high schools in New York City
    Economics of Education Review, 2016, 52, (C), 272-290 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Is neighbourhood destiny? Exploring the link between neighbourhood mobility and student outcomes
    Urban Studies, 2016, 53, (2), 400-417 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Effect of Breakfast in the Classroom on Obesity and Academic Performance: Evidence from New York City
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2016, 35, (3), 509-532 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Why Don't Housing Choice Voucher Recipients Live Near Better Schools? Insights from Big Data
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2016, 35, (4), 884-905 Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Do Housing Choice Voucher holders live near good schools?
    Journal of Housing Economics, 2014, 23, (C), 28-40 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Do choice schools break the link between public schools and property values? Evidence from house prices in New York City
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2014, 49, (C), 1-10 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Does attending a STEM high school improve student performance? Evidence from New York City
    Economics of Education Review, 2014, 40, (C), 93-105 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Museums, Zoos, and Gardens
    Evaluation Review, 2014, 38, (6), 514-545 Downloads
  5. Reprint of “Do Housing Choice Voucher Holders Live Near Good Schools?”
    Journal of Housing Economics, 2014, 24, (C), 109-121 Downloads View citations (14)

2013

  1. Do small schools improve performance in large, urban districts? Causal evidence from New York City
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2013, 77, (C), 27-40 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Not just for poor kids: The impact of universal free school breakfast on meal participation and student outcomes
    Economics of Education Review, 2013, 36, (C), 88-107 Downloads View citations (19)

2011

  1. Does City-Subsidized Owner-Occupied Housing Improve School Quality?
    Journal of the American Planning Association, 2011, 77, (2), 127-141 Downloads
  2. Does losing your home mean losing your school?: Effects of foreclosures on the school mobility of children
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2011, 41, (4), 407-414 Downloads View citations (17)
  3. What Do AEFA Members Say? Summary of Results of an Education Finance and Policy Survey
    Education Finance and Policy, 2011, 6, (2), 267-292 Downloads

2010

  1. Age of entry and the high school performance of immigrant youth
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2010, 67, (3), 303-314 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Making Research in Education Finance and Policy Matter Now
    Education Finance and Policy, 2010, 5, (1), 1-13 Downloads

2009

  1. Mission matters: The cost of small high schools revisited
    Economics of Education Review, 2009, 28, (5), 585-599 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Spending, Size, and Grade Span in K–8 Schools
    Education Finance and Policy, 2009, 4, (1), 60-88 Downloads View citations (3)

2007

  1. Disentangling the racial test score gap: Probing the evidence in a large urban school district
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2007, 26, (1), 7-30 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Does federally subsidized rental housing depress neighborhood property values?
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2007, 26, (2), 257-280 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. From districts to schools: The distribution of resources across schools in big city school districts
    Economics of Education Review, 2007, 26, (5), 532-545 Downloads View citations (20)

2006

  1. Is There a Nativity Gap? New Evidence on the Academic Performance of Immigrant Students
    Education Finance and Policy, 2006, 1, (1), 17-49 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. The external effects of place-based subsidized housing
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2006, 36, (6), 679-707 Downloads View citations (59)

2005

  1. Public education in the dynamic city: lessons from New York City
    Economic Policy Review, 2005, (Dec), 157-172 Downloads

2004

  1. The Impact of School Reform on Student Performance Evidence: From the New York Network for School Renewal Project
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (2) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. What's Happened to the Price of College?: Quality-Adjusted Net Price Indexes for Four-Year Colleges
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (3), 723-745 Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. Housing production subsidies and neighborhood revitalization: New York City's ten-year capital plan for housing
    Economic Policy Review, 2003, (Jun), 71-85 Downloads View citations (1)

1997

  1. Public Characteristics and Expenditures on Public Services: an Empirical Analysis
    Public Finance Review, 1997, 25, (2), 163-181 Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. On the Progressivity of the Child Care Tax Credit: Snapshot Versus Time-Exposure Incidence
    National Tax Journal, 1996, 49, (1), 55-71 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Public Infrastructure, Private Input Demand, and Economic Performance in New England Manufacturing
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1996, 14, (1), 91-101 View citations (19)
  3. State Infrastructure and Productive Performance
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (5), 1095-1111 Downloads View citations (197)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1995

  1. Infrastructure in a structural model of economic growth
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1995, 25, (2), 131-151 Downloads View citations (82)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  2. Spatial productivity spillovers from public infrastructure: Evidence from state highways
    International Tax and Public Finance, 1995, 2, (3), 459-468 Downloads View citations (100)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1993

  1. Individual production, community characteristics and the provision of local public services
    Journal of Public Economics, 1993, 50, (2), 277-289 Downloads View citations (4)

1992

  1. Evaluating the Success of Need-Based State Aid in the Presence of Property Tax Limitations
    Public Finance Review, 1992, 20, (4), 483-498 Downloads View citations (6)

Edited books

2004

  1. City Taxes, City Spending
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

Chapters

2004

  1. Introduction
    Chapter 1 in City Taxes, City Spending, 2004 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. The role of cities in providing housing assistance: a New York perspective
    Chapter 5 in City Taxes, City Spending, 2004 Downloads View citations (1)

Editor

  1. Education Finance and Policy
    MIT Press
 
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