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American Economic Journal: Applied Economics

2009 - 2024

Current editor(s): Alexandre Mas

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Volume 16, issue 3, 2024

Persecution and Escape: Professional Networks and High-Skilled Emigration from Nazi Germany pp. 1-43 Downloads
Sascha O. Becker, Volker Lindenthal, Sharun W. Mukand and Fabian Waldinger
Fighting for Tyranny: State Repression and Combat Motivation pp. 44-75 Downloads
Arturas Rozenas, Roya Talibova and Yuri M. Zhukov
Activated History: The Case of the Turkish Sieges of Vienna pp. 76-112 Downloads
Christian Ochsner and Felix Roesel
Health Care Centralization: The Health Impacts of Obstetric Unit Closures in the United States pp. 113-41 Downloads
Stefanie Fischer, Heather Royer and Corey White
The Impacts of Physician Payments on Patient Access, Use, and Health pp. 142-77 Downloads
Diane Alexander and Molly Schnell
Patient versus Provider Incentives in Long-Term Care pp. 178-218 Downloads
Martin B. Hackmann, R. Vincent Pohl and Nicolas R. Ziebarth
Socioeconomic Disparities in Privatized Pollution Remediation: Evidence from Toxic Chemical Spills pp. 219-49 Downloads
Justin Marion and Jeremy West
Civil Service Exams and Organizational Performance: Evidence from the Pendleton Act pp. 250-91 Downloads
Diana Moreira and Santiago Pérez
When Individual Politics Become Public: Do Civil Service Protections Insulate Government Workers? pp. 292-322 Downloads
Morgan Foy
Public Information Is an Incentive for Politicians: Experimental Evidence from Delhi Elections pp. 323-53 Downloads
Abhijit Banerjee, Nils Enevoldsen, Rohini Pande and Michael Walton
The Great Migration and Educational Opportunity pp. 354-98 Downloads
Cavit Baran, Eric Chyn and Bryan A. Stuart
The Evolution of Local Labor Markets after Recessions pp. 399-435 Downloads
Brad Hershbein and Bryan A. Stuart
The Impact of Benefit Generosity on Workers' Compensation Claims: Evidence and Implications pp. 436-81 Downloads
Marika Cabral and Marcus Dillender
Spillovers without Social Interactions in Urban Sanitation pp. 482-515 Downloads
Joshua Deutschmann, Molly Lipscomb, Laura Schechter and Jessica Zhu
The Human Capital Effects of Access to Elite Jobs pp. 516-48 Downloads
Huayu Xu and Achyuta Adhvaryu
Consumer Protection in an Online World: An Analysis of Occupational Licensing pp. 549-79 Downloads
Chiara Farronato, Andrey Fradkin, Bradley J. Larsen and Erik Brynjolfsson

Volume 16, issue 2, 2024

Measuring Absolute Income Mobility: Lessons from North America and Europe pp. 1-30 Downloads
Robert Manduca, Maximilian Hell, Adrian Adermon, Jo Blanden, Espen Bratberg, Anne C. Gielen, Hans van Kippersluis, Keunbok Lee, Stephen Machin, Martin D. Munk, Martin Nybom, Yuri Ostrovsky, Sumaiya Rahman and Outi Sirniö
Predistribution versus Redistribution: Evidence from France and the United States pp. 31-65 Downloads
Antoine Bozio, Bertrand Garbinti, Jonathan Goupille-Lebret, Malka Guillot and Thomas Piketty
Intergenerational Mobility in India: New Measures and Estimates across Time and Social Groups pp. 66-98 Downloads
Sam Asher, Paul Novosad and Charlie Rafkin
Multigenerational Transmission of Wealth: Florence, 1403–1480 pp. 99-129 Downloads
Marianna Belloc, Francesco Drago, Mattia Fochesato and Roberto Galbiati
Housing the Homeless: The Effect of Placing Single Adults Experiencing Homelessness in Housing Programs on Future Homelessness and Socioeconomic Outcomes pp. 130-75 Downloads
Elior Cohen
The Short- and the Long-Run Impact of Gender-Biased Teachers pp. 176-218 Downloads
Victor Lavy and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Private Input Suppliers as Information Agents for Technology Adoption in Agriculture pp. 219-48 Downloads
Manzoor H. Dar, Alain de Janvry, Kyle Emerick, Elisabeth Sadoulet and Eleanor Wiseman
Does Promoting One Healthy Behavior Detract from Others? Evidence from a Field Experiment pp. 249-77 Downloads
Hannah Trachtman
SeaTE: Subjective Ex Ante Treatment Effect of Health on Retirement pp. 278-317 Downloads
Pamela Giustinelli and Matthew Shapiro
How the Internet Changed the Market for Print Media pp. 318-58 Downloads
Manudeep Bhuller, Tarjei Havnes, Jeremy McCauley and Magne Mogstad
What's behind Her Smile? Health, Looks, and Self-Esteem pp. 359-88 Downloads
Francisco Gallego, Cristian Larroulet Philippi and Andrea Repetto
The Effects of Roads on Trade and Migration: Evidence from a Planned Capital City pp. 389-421 Downloads
Melanie Morten and Jaqueline Oliveira
Improving Women's Mental Health during a Pandemic pp. 422-55 Downloads
Michael Vlassopoulos, Abu Siddique, Tabassum Rahman, Debayan Pakrashi, Asad Islam and Firoz Ahmed
The Employment Effects of Ethnic Politics pp. 456-91 Downloads
Francesco Amodio, Giorgio Chiovelli and Sebastian Hohmann
The Impact of Cash Transfers to Poor Mothers on Family Structure and Maternal Well-Being pp. 492-529 Downloads
Anna Aizer, Sungwoo Cho, Shari Eli and Adriana Lleras-Muney
Maternal Dengue and Health Outcomes of Children pp. 530-53 Downloads
Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner and Lívia Menezes

Volume 16, issue 1, 2024

Affirmative Action and Precollege Human Capital pp. 1-32 Downloads
Mitra Akhtari, Natalie Bau and Jean-William Laliberté
Estimating the Distaste for Price Gouging with Incentivized Consumer Reports pp. 33-59 Downloads
Justin Holz, Rafael Jiménez-Durán and Eduardo Laguna-Müggenburg
The Unintended Consequences of Test-Based Remediation pp. 60-89 Downloads
David Figlio and Umut Ozek
Reversing the Resource Curse: Foreign Corruption Regulation and the Local Economic Benefits of Resource Extraction pp. 90-120 Downloads
Hans B. Christensen, Mark Maffett and Thomas Rauter
The Impact of Youth Medicaid Eligibility on Adult Incarceration pp. 121-56 Downloads
Samuel Arenberg, Seth Neller and Sam Stripling
Does Exposure to Other Ethnic Regions Promote National Integration? Evidence from Nigeria pp. 157-92 Downloads
Oyebola Okunogbe
At What Level Should One Cluster Standard Errors in Paired and Small-Strata Experiments? pp. 193-212 Downloads
Clément de Chaisemartin and Jaime Ramirez-Cuellar
Informed Enforcement: Lessons from Pollution Monitoring in China pp. 213-52 Downloads
Sebastian Axbard and Zichen Deng
The Marginal Returns to Distance Education: Evidence from Mexico's Telesecundarias pp. 253-85 Downloads
Emilio Borghesan and Gabrielle Vasey
Is It Who You Are or What You Get? Comparing the Impacts of Loans and Grants for Microenterprise Development pp. 286-313 Downloads
Bruno Crépon, Mohamed El-Komi and Adam Osman
Gender Attitudes in the Judiciary: Evidence from US Circuit Courts pp. 314-50 Downloads
Elliott Ash, Daniel L. Chen and Arianna Ornaghi
The Value of Leisure Synchronization pp. 351-76 Downloads
Simon Georges-Kot, Dominique Goux and Eric Maurin
Increasing the Cost of Informal Employment: Evidence from Mexico pp. 377-411 Downloads
Brenda Samaniego de la Parra and Leon Fernandez Bujanda
What Impacts Can We Expect from School Spending Policy? Evidence from Evaluations in the United States pp. 412-46 Downloads
C. Kirabo Jackson and Claire L. Mackevicius
Employer Concentration and Wages for Specialized Workers pp. 447-79 Downloads
Anna Thoresson
The Virus of Fear: The Political Impact of Ebola in the United States pp. 480-509 Downloads
Filipe Campante, Emilio Depetris-Chauvin and Ruben Durante

Volume 15, issue 4, 2023

How Do Households Respond to Job Loss? Lessons from Multiple High-Frequency Datasets pp. 1-29 Downloads
Asger Lau Andersen, Amalie Sofie Jensen, Niels Johannesen, Claus Thustrup Kreiner, Søren Leth-Petersen and Adam Sheridan
Improving Regulatory Effectiveness through Better Targeting: Evidence from OSHA pp. 30-67 Downloads
Matthew S. Johnson, David Levine and Michael W. Toffel
Temporal Instability of Risk Preference among the Poor: Evidence from Payday Cycles pp. 68-99 Downloads
Mika Akesaka, Peter Eibich, Chie Hanaoka and Hitoshi Shigeoka
Coming Apart? Cultural Distances in the United States over Time pp. 100-141 Downloads
Marianne Bertrand and Emir Kamenica
Immigration, Crime, and Crime (Mis)Perceptions pp. 142-76 Downloads
Nicolás Ajzenman, Patricio Dominguez and Raimundo Undurraga
Coordination and Bandwagon Effects: How Past Rankings Shape the Behavior of Voters and Candidates pp. 177-217 Downloads
Riako Granzier, Vincent Pons and Clemence Tricaud
Contagious Dishonesty: Corruption Scandals and Supermarket Theft pp. 218-51 Downloads
Giorgio Gulino and Federico Masera
Collateralized Marriage pp. 252-91 Downloads
Jeanne Lafortune and Corinne Low
How Cable News Reshaped Local Government pp. 292-320 Downloads
Elliott Ash and Sergio Galletta
Hidden Income and the Perceived Returns to Migration pp. 321-52 Downloads
Travis Baseler
Returns to International Migration: Evidence from a Bangladesh-Malaysia Visa Lottery pp. 353-88 Downloads
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak, Iffath Sharif and Maheshwor Shrestha
Civil Liberties in Times of Crisis pp. 389-421 Downloads
Marcella Alsan, Luca Braghieri, Sarah Eichmeyer, Minjeong Joyce Kim, Stefanie Stantcheva and David Yang
Discrimination in Times of Crises and the Role of the Media pp. 422-51 Downloads
Asaf Zussman
Physical Disability and Labor Market Discrimination: Evidence from a Video Résumé Field Experiment pp. 452-76 Downloads
Charles Bellemare, Marion Goussé, Guy Lacroix and Steeve Marchand
The Effect of Hospital Postpartum Care Regulations on Breastfeeding and Maternal Time Allocation pp. 477-513 Downloads
Emily C. Lawler and Katherine G. Yewell

Volume 15, issue 3, 2023

When Sarah Meets Lawrence: The Effects of Coeducation on Women's College Major Choices pp. 1-34 Downloads
Avery Calkins, Ariel J. Binder, Dana Shaat and Brenden Timpe
Uncovering Peer Effects in Social and Academic Skills pp. 35-79 Downloads
Román Andrés Zárate
Does Discipline Decrease Police Misconduct? Evidence from Chicago Civilian Allegations pp. 80-116 Downloads
Kyle Rozema and Max Schanzenbach
Halfway Home? Residential Housing and Reincarceration pp. 117-49 Downloads
Logan M. Lee
Does Cash Bail Deter Misconduct? pp. 150-82 Downloads
Aurélie Ouss and Megan Stevenson
When Do Politicians Appeal Broadly? The Economic Consequences of Electoral Rules in Brazil pp. 183-209 Downloads
Moya Chin
School Attendance Boundaries and the Segregation of Public Schools in the United States pp. 210-37 Downloads
Tomás E. Monarrez
Working Their Way Up? US Immigrants' Changing Labor Market Assimilation in the Age of Mass Migration pp. 238-69 Downloads
William J. Collins and Ariell Zimran
From Hashtag to Hate Crime: Twitter and Antiminority Sentiment pp. 270-312 Downloads
Karsten Müller and Carlo Schwarz
Adverse Selection in Low-Income Health Insurance Markets: Evidence from an RCT in Pakistan pp. 313-40 Downloads
Torben Fischer, Markus Frölich and Andreas Landmann
What Difference Does a Health Plan Make? Evidence from Random Plan Assignment in Medicaid pp. 341-79 Downloads
Michael Geruso, Timothy Layton and Jacob Wallace
Generic Aversion and Observational Learning in the Over-the-Counter Drug Market pp. 380-410 Downloads
Mariana Carrera and Sofia Villas-Boas

Volume 15, issue 2, 2023

Infrastructure Costs pp. 1-30 Downloads
Leah Brooks and Zachary Liscow
Discriminatory Lending: Evidence from Bankers in the Lab pp. 31-68 Downloads
J. Michelle Brock and Ralph De Haas
Income Segregation and the Rise of the Knowledge Economy pp. 69-102 Downloads
Enrico Berkes and Ruben Gaetani
Do Thank-You Calls Increase Charitable Giving? Expert Forecasts and Field Experimental Evidence pp. 103-24 Downloads
Anya Samek and Chuck Longfield
DETER-ing Deforestation in the Amazon: Environmental Monitoring and Law Enforcement pp. 125-56 Downloads
Juliano Assunção, Clarissa Gandour and Romero Rocha
Pay Transparency and the Gender Gap pp. 157-83 Downloads
Michael Baker, Yosh Halberstam, Kory Kroft, Alexandre Mas and Derek Messacar
Natural Resource Booms, Human Capital, and Earnings: Evidence from Linked Education and Employment Records pp. 184-217 Downloads
Alina Kovalenko
Emigration and Entrepreneurial Drain pp. 218-52 Downloads
Massimo Anelli, Gaetano Basso, Giuseppe Ippedico and Giovanni Peri
Are Small Firms Labor Constrained? Experimental Evidence from Ghana pp. 253-84 Downloads
Morgan Hardy and Jamie McCasland
A New Spatial Hedonic Equilibrium in the Emerging Work-from-Home Economy? pp. 285-319 Downloads
Jan K. Brueckner, Matthew Kahn and Gary C. Lin
When Externalities Collide: Influenza and Pollution pp. 320-51 Downloads
Joshua Graff Zivin, Matthew Neidell, Nicholas Sanders and Gregor Singer
Tax Refund Uncertainty: Evidence and Welfare Implications pp. 352-76 Downloads
Sydnee Caldwell, Scott Nelson and Daniel Waldinger
Energy Saving May Kill: Evidence from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident pp. 377-414 Downloads
Guojun He and Takanao Tanaka

Volume 15, issue 1, 2023

The Impact of Income-Driven Repayment on Student Borrower Outcomes pp. 1-25 Downloads
Daniel Herbst
Winners and Losers? The Effect of Gaining and Losing Access to Selective Colleges on Education and Labor Market Outcomes pp. 26-67 Downloads
Sandra Black, Jeffrey Denning and Jesse Rothstein
A Glimpse of Freedom: Allied Occupation and Political Resistance in East Germany pp. 68-106 Downloads
Luis Martinez, Jonas Jessen and Guo Xu
Employer Responses to Family Leave Programs pp. 107-35 Downloads
Rita Ginja, Arizo Karimi and Pengpeng Xiao
Labor Supply and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Termination of the Bracero Program in 1964 pp. 136-63 Downloads
Shmuel San
The Effect of Immigration Restrictions on Local Labor Markets: Lessons from the 1920s Border Closure pp. 164-91 Downloads
Ran Abramitzky, Philipp Ager, Leah Boustan, Elior Cohen and Casper Hansen
Temperature, Worker Productivity, and Adaptation: Evidence from Survey Data Production pp. 192-229 Downloads
Melissa LoPalo
Every Day Is Earth Day: Evidence on the Long-Term Impact of Environmental Activism pp. 230-58 Downloads
Daniel Hungerman and Vivek Moorthy
Incentivized Peer Referrals for Tuberculosis Screening: Evidence from India pp. 259-91 Downloads
Jessica Goldberg, Mario Macis and Pradeep Chintagunta
Strategic Formal Layoffs: Unemployment Insurance and Informal Labor Markets pp. 292-318 Downloads
Bernardus Van Doornik, David Schoenherr and Janis Skrastins
Inefficient Water Pricing and Incentives for Conservation pp. 319-50 Downloads
Ujjayant Chakravorty, Manzoor H. Dar and Kyle Emerick
High School Majors and Future Earnings pp. 351-82 Downloads
Gordon Dahl, Dan-Olof Rooth and Anders Stenberg
The Effects of Working While in School: Evidence from Employment Lotteries pp. 383-410 Downloads
Thomas Le Barbanchon, Diego Ubfal and Federico Araya
The Employee Costs of Corporate Debarment in Public Procurement pp. 411-41 Downloads
Christiane Szerman
The Economic Incidence of Wildfire Suppression in the United States pp. 442-73 Downloads
Patrick Baylis and Judson Boomhower
Wage Stagnation and the Decline of Standardized Pay Rates, 1974–1991 pp. 474-507 Downloads
Maxim Massenkoff and Nathan Wilmers
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