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Working Papers

2020

  1. The Social Safety Net in the Wake of COVID-19
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2018

  1. Safety Net Investments in Children
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (2018)

2017

  1. The Effect of Court-Ordered Hiring Guidelines on Teacher Composition and Student Achievement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2016

  1. School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, Working Paper Series, Institute of Industrial Relations, UC Berkeley (2016) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2018)

2015

  1. U.S. Food and Nutrition Programs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Chapter (2015)

2014

  1. Expanding the School Breakfast Program: Impacts on Children's Consumption, Nutrition and Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Impact of Chicago's Small High School Initiative
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2015)

2013

  1. The Earned Income Tax Credit and Food Consumption Patterns
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads View citations (9)
  2. The Impacts of Expanding Access to High-Quality Preschool Education
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Journal Article in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (2013)

2012

  1. Long Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2016)

2011

  1. Adequate (or Adipose?) Yearly Progress: Assessing the Effect of "No Child Left Behind" on Children's Obesity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Education Finance and Policy (2017)
  2. Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Childhood Investments on Postsecondary Attainment and Degree Completion
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (2013)
  3. How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project Star
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (388)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (36)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2011)
  4. Is Being in School Better? The Impact of School on Children's BMI When Starting Age is Endogenous
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2011)

2010

  1. Work Incentives and the Food Stamp Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2012)

2009

  1. 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 Chapter (2009)
    Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2009)

2008

  1. Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2011)
  2. Selection Bias in College Admissions Test Scores
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Mathematica Policy Research Reports, Mathematica Policy Research Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Education Research Section. (2007) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2009)

2007

  1. Childhood Disadvantage and Obesity: Is Nurture Trumping Nature?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Chapter (2007)
  2. Consumption Reponses to In-Kind Transfers: Evidence from the Introduction of the Food Stamp Program
    Working Papers, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2009)
  3. First in the Class? Age and the Education Production Function
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Journal Article in Education Finance and Policy (2016)
  4. Left Behind By Design: Proficiency Counts and Test-Based Accountability
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2010)

2006

  1. What Have Researchers Learned from Project STAR?
    Working Papers, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago Downloads View citations (11)

2005

  1. Do School Lunches Contribute to Childhood Obesity?
    Working Papers, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2009)

2002

  1. What Are Food Stamps Worth?
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (20)

2001

  1. Would Smaller Classes Help Close the Black-White Achievement Gap?
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (6)

2000

  1. The Effect of Attending a Small Class in the Early Grades on College-Test Taking and Middle School Test Results: Evidence from Project STAR
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (1999) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2001)

1999

  1. Teen Motherhood, Labor Market Involvement and the Receipt of Public Assistance
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Understanding recent trends in childhood obesity in the United States
    Economics & Human Biology, 2019, 34, (C), 16-25 Downloads View citations (2)

2018

  1. CAN BENEFITS AND INCENTIVES PROMOTE WORK?
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2018, 37, (4), 903-911 Downloads
  2. EMPLOYMENT POLICIES SHOULD WORK WITH THE LABOR MARKET: A RESPONSE TO DR. MEAD
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2018, 37, (4), 914-916 Downloads
  3. Safety Nets Investments in Children
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 2018, 49, (1 (Spring)), 89-150 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  4. School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2018, 10, (2), 1-26 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. Adequate (or Adipose?) Yearly Progress: Assessing the Effect of “No Child Left Behind” on Children's Obesity
    Education Finance and Policy, 2017, 12, (1), 54-76 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2016

  1. Beyond Income: What Else Predicts Very Low Food Security Among Children?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2016, 82, (4), 1078-1105 Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Southern Economic Journal, 2016, 82, (4), 1078-1105 (2016) Downloads
  2. First in the Class? Age and the Education Production Function
    Education Finance and Policy, 2016, 11, (3), 225-250 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Linking Teacher Quality, Student Attendance, and Student Achievement
    Education Finance and Policy, 2016, 11, (2), 125-149 Downloads View citations (13)
  4. Long-Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (4), 903-34 Downloads View citations (99)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2015

  1. Changes in Safety Net Use during the Great Recession
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 161-65 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Consumer Credit Trends by Income and Geography in 2001–12
    Chicago Fed Letter, 2015 Downloads
  3. The impact of Chicago’s small high school initiative
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2015, 87, (C), 100-113 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Childhood Investments on Postsecondary Attainment and Degree Completion
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2013, 32, (4), 692-717 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. The Impacts of Expanding Access to High-Quality Preschool Education
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 2013, 44, (2 (Fall)), 127-192 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Insights into Obesity from a Behavioral Economics Perspective: Discussion
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2012, 94, (2), 344-346 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Limitations of Experiments in Education Research
    Education Finance and Policy, 2012, 7, (2), 219-232 Downloads
  3. Work incentives and the Food Stamp Program
    Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96, (1), 151-162 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project Star
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2011, 126, (4), 1593-1660 Downloads View citations (421)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (2), 387-403 Downloads View citations (126)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. Is being in school better? The impact of school on children's BMI when starting age is endogenous
    Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30, (5), 977-986 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  4. Who would be affected by soda taxes?
    Chicago Fed Letter, 2011, (Mar) Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Consequences of SCHIP Expansions for Household Well-Being
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2010, 13, (1), 1-32 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Chapter (2010)
  2. Left Behind by Design: Proficiency Counts and Test-Based Accountability
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92, (2), 263-283 Downloads View citations (70)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2009

  1. Consumption Responses to In-Kind Transfers: Evidence from the Introduction of the Food Stamp Program
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2009, 1, (4), 109-39 Downloads View citations (126)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Do School Lunches Contribute to Childhood Obesity?
    Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44, (3) Downloads View citations (57)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Selection bias in college admissions test scores
    Economics of Education Review, 2009, 28, (3), 295-307 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  4. 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)
  5. Time Use and Food Consumption
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 170-76 Downloads View citations (14)

2005

  1. Resource and Peer Impacts on Girls' Academic Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment
    American Economic Review, 2005, 95, (2), 199-203 Downloads View citations (39)

2001

  1. The Effect of Attending a Small Class in the Early Grades on College-Test Taking and Middle School Test Results: Evidence from Project STAR
    Economic Journal, 2001, 111, (468), 1-28 Downloads View citations (165)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

Chapters

2020

  1. Employment Effects of the Earned Income Tax Credit: Taking the Long View
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 35, 2020 Downloads

2015

  1. Current themes in education policy in the United States
    Chapter 7 in Social Policies in an Age of Austerity, 2015, pp 165-180 Downloads
  2. US Food and Nutrition Programs
    A chapter in Economics of Means-Tested Transfer Programs in the United States, Volume 1, 2015, pp 219-301 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2010

  1. Consequences of SCHIP Expansions for Household Well-Being
    A chapter in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, volume 13, 2010 View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2010)

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 Working Paper (2009)
    Journal Article in Forum for Health Economics & Policy (2009)

2007

  1. Childhood Disadvantage and Obesity: Is Nurture Trumping Nature?
    A chapter in The Problems of Disadvantaged Youth: An Economic Perspective, 2007, pp 149-180 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
 
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