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Workplace:Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, (more information at EDIRC)
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Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2022

  1. Do State SNAP Policies Influence Program Participation among Seniors?
    Working Papers, Tulane University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2021) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2021) Downloads
  2. Does Quitting Smoking Increase Obesity? Evidence From Accounting for Misreporting
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2021

  1. A Flexible Model of Food Security: Estimation and Implications for Prediction
    2021 Annual Meeting, August 1-3, Austin, Texas, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
  2. Policy Determinants of Senior SNAP Participation
    2021 Annual Meeting, August 1-3, Austin, Texas, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads

2020

  1. Behavioral Welfare Economics and Risk Preferences: A Bayesian Approach
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2020) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Measuring the Spatial Distribution of Health Rankings in the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article Measuring the spatial distribution of health rankings in the United States, Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2021) Downloads (2021)

2018

  1. Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads View citations (6)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation, Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons (2019) Downloads View citations (5) (2019)
  2. On the Estimation of Treatment Effects with Endogenous Misreporting
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (13)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article On the estimation of treatment effects with endogenous misreporting, Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier (2019) Downloads View citations (20) (2019)

2017

  1. Parental Work Hours and Childhood Obesity: Evidence Using Instrumental Variables Related to Sibling School Eligibility
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2017) Downloads View citations (3)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Using Spatial Factor Analysis to Measure Human Development
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article Using spatial factor analysis to measure human development, Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier (2018) Downloads View citations (6) (2018)

2016

  1. Measuring Effects of SNAP on Obesity at the Intensive Margin
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2016) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article Measuring effects of SNAP on obesity at the intensive margin, Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier (2018) Downloads View citations (6) (2018)
  2. The Effect of Smoking on Obesity: Evidence from a Randomized Trial
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article The effect of smoking on obesity: Evidence from a randomized trial, Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier (2018) Downloads View citations (15) (2018)

2015

  1. What Can We Learn About the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article What Can We Learn about the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting?, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (2016) Downloads View citations (35) (2016)

2013

  1. Anthropometric Mobility During Childhood
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Modeling Area-Level Health Rankings
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Persistence of Childhood Obesity
    Contractor and Cooperator Reports, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service Downloads
  4. The Origins of Early Childhood Anthropometric Persistence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article The origins of early childhood anthropometric persistence, Empirical Economics, Springer (2019) Downloads View citations (1) (2019)

2012

  1. Effects on Childhood Obesity of Participation in Multiple Federal Nutrition Assistance Programs
    Contractor and Cooperator Reports, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Federal Nutrition Programs and Childhood Obesity: Inside the Black Box
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article Federal nutrition programs and childhood obesity: inside the black box, Review of Economics of the Household, Springer (2012) Downloads View citations (7) (2012)

2009

  1. Estimation of Treatment Effects Without an Exclusion Restriction: with an Application to the Analysis of the School Breakfast Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article ESTIMATION OF TREATMENT EFFECTS WITHOUT AN EXCLUSION RESTRICTION: WITH AN APPLICATION TO THE ANALYSIS OF THE SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAM, Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2013) Downloads View citations (50) (2013)
  2. Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic With Natural Experiments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Department of Economics (2008) Downloads

    See also Chapter Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic with Natural Experiments, NBER Chapters, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (3) (2011)

2008

  1. Interfirm Mobility, Wages, and the Returns to Seniority and Experience in the U.S
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (2002) Downloads View citations (16)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Minimizing Bias in Selection on Observables Estimators When Unconfoundness Fails
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. On the Specification of Propensity Scores: with Applications to the Analysis of Trade Policies
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article On the Specification of Propensity Scores, With Applications to the Analysis of Trade Policies, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, American Statistical Association (2009) Downloads View citations (70) (2009)
  4. School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington (2007) Downloads View citations (3)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (16)

    See also Journal Article School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity, Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press (2010) Downloads View citations (69) (2010)
  5. Search Costs and Medicare Plan Choice
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads
    See also Journal Article Search costs and Medicare plan choice, Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2010) Downloads View citations (4) (2010)

2006

  1. The Connection Between Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: Inspecting the Mechanisms
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Journal Article The connection between maternal employment and childhood obesity: inspecting the mechanisms, Review of Economics of the Household, Springer (2009) Downloads View citations (74) (2009)
  2. The Role of Social Norms in Child Labor and Schooling in India
    CAEPR Working Papers, Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington Downloads View citations (5)

Journal Articles

2022

  1. Design and Application of an Area-Level Suicide Risk Index with Spatial Correlation
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2022, 161, (1), 77-104 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Do state Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program policies influence program participation among seniors?
    Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 2022, 44, (2), 591-608 Downloads

2021

  1. Measuring the spatial distribution of health rankings in the United States
    Health Economics, 2021, 30, (11), 2921-2936 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Measuring the Spatial Distribution of Health Rankings in the United States, NBER Working Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (2) (2020)

2019

  1. Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation
    Southern Economic Journal, 2019, 86, (1), 202-228 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation, Working Papers (2018) Downloads View citations (6) (2018)
  2. Maternal Work Hours and Childhood Obesity: Evidence Using Instrumental Variables Related to Sibling School Eligibility
    Journal of Human Capital, 2019, 13, (4), 553 - 584 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. On the estimation of treatment effects with endogenous misreporting
    Journal of Econometrics, 2019, 208, (2), 487-506 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper On the Estimation of Treatment Effects with Endogenous Misreporting, Working Papers (2018) Downloads View citations (10) (2018)
  4. The origins of early childhood anthropometric persistence
    Empirical Economics, 2019, 56, (6), 2185-2224 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper The Origins of Early Childhood Anthropometric Persistence, NBER Working Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (3) (2013)

2018

  1. Measuring effects of SNAP on obesity at the intensive margin
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 31, (C), 150-163 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Measuring Effects of SNAP on Obesity at the Intensive Margin, Working Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (6) (2016)
  2. The effect of smoking on obesity: Evidence from a randomized trial
    Journal of Health Economics, 2018, 57, (C), 31-44 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper The Effect of Smoking on Obesity: Evidence from a Randomized Trial, NBER Working Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (8) (2016)
  3. The intergenerational transmission of obesity: The role of time preferences and self-control
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 28, (C), 92-106 Downloads View citations (16)
  4. Using spatial factor analysis to measure human development
    Journal of Development Economics, 2018, 132, (C), 130-149 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Using Spatial Factor Analysis to Measure Human Development, NBER Working Papers (2017) Downloads View citations (1) (2017)

2016

  1. What Can We Learn about the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting?
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2016, 98, (4), 997-1017 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper What Can We Learn About the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting?, NBER Working Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (6) (2015)

2015

  1. Persistence in body mass index in a recent cohort of US children
    Economics & Human Biology, 2015, 17, (C), 157-176 Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. The bmte command: Methods for the estimation of treatment effects when exclusion restrictions are unavailable
    Stata Journal, 2014, 14, (3), 670-683 Downloads View citations (11)

2013

  1. ESTIMATION OF TREATMENT EFFECTS WITHOUT AN EXCLUSION RESTRICTION: WITH AN APPLICATION TO THE ANALYSIS OF THE SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAM
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2013, 28, (6), 982-1017 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper Estimation of Treatment Effects Without an Exclusion Restriction: with an Application to the Analysis of the School Breakfast Program, NBER Working Papers (2009) Downloads View citations (3) (2009)
  2. Effects of the built environment on childhood obesity: The case of urban recreational trails and crime
    Economics & Human Biology, 2013, 11, (1), 18-29 Downloads View citations (7)

2012

  1. Federal nutrition programs and childhood obesity: inside the black box
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2012, 10, (1), 1-38 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper Federal Nutrition Programs and Childhood Obesity: Inside the Black Box, IZA Discussion Papers (2010) Downloads View citations (1) (2010)

2010

  1. Exploring the spatial determinants of children’s activities: evidence from India
    Empirical Economics, 2010, 39, (2), 593-617 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Interfirm Mobility, Wages and the Returns to Seniority and Experience in the United States
    The Review of Economic Studies, 2010, 77, (3), 972-1001 Downloads View citations (78)
  3. MEASURING HUMAN CAPITAL AND ITS EFFECTS ON WAGE GROWTH
    Journal of Economic Surveys, 2010, 24, (2), 362-387 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity
    Journal of Human Resources, 2010, 45, (3) Downloads View citations (69)
    See also Working Paper School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity, IZA Discussion Papers (2008) Downloads View citations (13) (2008)
  5. Search costs and Medicare plan choice
    Health Economics, 2010, 19, (10), 1142-1165 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper Search Costs and Medicare Plan Choice, CAEPR Working Papers (2008) Downloads (2008)

2009

  1. On the Specification of Propensity Scores, With Applications to the Analysis of Trade Policies
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 2009, 27, (3), 397-415 Downloads View citations (70)
    See also Working Paper On the Specification of Propensity Scores: with Applications to the Analysis of Trade Policies, CAEPR Working Papers (2008) Downloads View citations (2) (2008)
  2. The connection between maternal employment and childhood obesity: inspecting the mechanisms
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2009, 7, (3), 227-255 Downloads View citations (74)
    See also Working Paper The Connection Between Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: Inspecting the Mechanisms, CAEPR Working Papers (2006) Downloads View citations (26) (2006)

2008

  1. Estimating high-dimensional demand systems in the presence of many binding non-negativity constraints
    Journal of Econometrics, 2008, 147, (2), 384-395 Downloads View citations (9)

2004

  1. Bayesian Factor Analysis for Spatially Correlated Data, With Application to Summarizing Area-Level Material Deprivation From Census Data
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, 2004, 99, 314-324 Downloads View citations (36)

Chapters

2011

  1. Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic with Natural Experiments
    A chapter in Economic Aspects of Obesity, 2011, pp 181-221 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic With Natural Experiments, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (2) (2009)
 
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