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Volume 40, issue 3, 2021

Notes from the Editor pp. 680-680 Downloads
Erdal Tekin
To Work for Yourself, for Others, or Not at All? How Disability Benefits Affect the Employment Decisions of Older Veterans pp. 686-714 Downloads
Courtney Coile, Mark Duggan and Audrey Guo
Positive Health Externalities of Mandating Paid Sick Leave pp. 715-743 Downloads
Stefan Pichler, Katherine Wen and Nicolas Ziebarth
Electronic Benefit Transfer and Food Expenditure Cycles pp. 744-773 Downloads
Michael A. Kuhn
Undue Burden Beyond Texas: An Analysis of Abortion Clinic Closures, Births, and Abortions in Wisconsin pp. 774-813 Downloads
Joanna Venator and Jason Fletcher
Increasing College Going by Incentivizing Savings: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Italy pp. 814-840 Downloads
Alberto Martini, Davide Azzolini, Barbara Romano and Loris Vergolini
The Effect of Mentoring on School Attendance and Academic Outcomes: A Randomized Evaluation of the Check & Connect Program pp. 841-882 Downloads
Jonathan Guryan, Sandra Christenson, Ashley Cureton, Ijun Lai, Jens Ludwig, Catherine Schwarz, Emma Shirey and Mary Clair Turner
Is College Remediation a Barrier or a Boost? Evidence from the Tennessee SAILS Program pp. 883-913 Downloads
Thomas J. Kane, Angela Boatman, Whitney Kozakowski, Christopher Bennett, Rachel Hitch and Dana Weisenfeld
POLICIES TO REDUCE AND PREVENT HOMELESSNESS: WHAT WE KNOW AND GAPS IN THE RESEARCH pp. 914-963 Downloads
William N. Evans, David Phillips and Krista Ruffini
LURKING INFERENTIAL MONSTERS? QUANTIFYING SELECTION BIAS IN EVALUATIONS OF SCHOOL PROGRAMS pp. 964-986 Downloads
Ben Weidmann and Luke Miratrix
THE GREEN NEW DEAL AND THE FUTURE OF CARBON PRICING pp. 988-995 Downloads
Carolyn Fischer and Grant Jacobsen
WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM THE GREEN NEW DEAL ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF EQUITY IN NATIONAL CLIMATE POLICY pp. 996-1002 Downloads
David M. Konisky and Sanya Carley
POLITICAL VIABILITY, MARKET‐BASED STANDARDS, AND CLIMATE POLICY pp. 1002-1005 Downloads
Carolyn Fischer and Grant Jacobsen
Inside a Public Policy Black Box: Congress, FERC, and Private Electric Utilities by Michael J. DeLor, Rowman & Littlefield (Lexington Books), 2019, 242 pages, $95, hardback pp. 1006-1011 Downloads
Nicholas L. Cain
Achieving Social Equity: From Problems to Solutions by Mary E. Guy and Sean A. McCandless (Eds.), Melvin & Lehigh, Publishers, 2020, 194 pp., $42.95 paperback, $36.95 Kindle pp. 1011-1016 Downloads
Jean Reith Schroedel

Volume 40, issue 2, 2021

APPAM Presidential Address: Reflections on Who Counts and Why it Matters pp. 324-347 Downloads
Maria Cancian
The ACA Medicaid Expansion in Michigan and Financial Health pp. 348-375 Downloads
Sarah Miller, Luojia Hu, Robert Kaestner, Bhashkar Mazumder and Ashley Wong
Effects of Access to Legal Same‐Sex Marriage on Marriage and Health pp. 376-411 Downloads
Christopher S. Carpenter, Samuel T. Eppink, Gilbert Gonzales and Tara McKay
SNAP Schedules and Domestic Violence pp. 412-452 Downloads
Jillian B. Carr and Analisa Packham
A National‐Level Informational Experiment to Promote Enrollment in Selective Colleges pp. 453-479 Downloads
Oded Gurantz, Jessica Howell, Michael Hurwitz, Cassandra Larson, Matea Pender and Brooke White
The Effects of Special Education on the Academic Performance of Students with Learning Disabilities pp. 480-520 Downloads
Amy Schwartz, Bryant Gregory Hopkins and Leanna Stiefel
The Effect of Title IX on Gender Disparity in Graduate Education pp. 521-552 Downloads
Nayoung Rim
THE DETERRENT EFFECT OF SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS ON CRIME pp. 553-571 Downloads
Santiago Gómez, Daniel Mejía and Santiago Tobón
CAN QUASI‐EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATIONS THAT RELY ON STATE LONGITUDINAL DATA SYSTEMS REPLICATE EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS? pp. 572-613 Downloads
Fatih Unlu, Douglas Lee Lauen, Sarah Crittenden Fuller, Tiffany Berglund and Elc Estrera
WHO'S IN AND WHO'S OUT UNDER WORKPLACE COVID SYMPTOM SCREENING? pp. 614-641 Downloads
Krista Ruffini, Aaron Sojourner and Abigail Wozniak
TRANSLATING EVIDENCE INTO POLICY IMPACT: A CALL TO ACTION FOR FORMATIVE POLICY EVALUATION TO PROMOTE EVIDENCE‐BASED DECISIONMAKING pp. 643-649 Downloads
Erika G. Martin
EFFECTIVE POLICYMAKING REQUIRES STRONG EVIDENCE: RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS AS THE FOUNDATION FOR EVIDENCE‐BASED POLICY pp. 650-656 Downloads
Atheendar S. Venkataramani
LONG‐TERM COLLABORATIONS WITH POLICY OPERATORS CAN FACILITATE EVIDENCE‐INFORMED POLICYMAKING DURING A TIME OF CRISIS pp. 656-659 Downloads
Erika G. Martin
RIGOR, RELEVANCE, AND RESEARCHER INDEPENDENCE IN EVIDENCE‐BASED POLICYMAKING pp. 659-662 Downloads
Atheendar S. Venkataramani
Building a Resilient Tomorrow: How to Prepare for the Coming Climate Disruption, by Alice C. Hill and Leonardo Martinez‐Diaz, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2019, 264 pp., $24.95 (web list) pp. 663-666 Downloads
Savannah Johnston
The Political Economy of Inequality, by Frank J. B. Stilwell, Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2019, 224 pp., $24.95, paperback; $69.95, hardback; web list. The Political Economy of Inequality: U.S. and Global Dimensions by Sisay Asefa and Wei‐Chiao Huang (Eds.), Kalamazoo, MI: Upjohn Institute, 2020, 192 pp., $18.21, paperback; Free PDF; web list pp. 666-671 Downloads
Rena Salayeva
AWARD GIVEN BY THE VERNON PRIZE COMMITTEE FOR VOLUME 39 OF JPAM pp. 672-672 Downloads
Elizabeth Linos, Lisa T. Quan and Elspeth Kirkman

Volume 40, issue 1, 2021

Welcome Mats and On‐Ramps for Older Adults: The Impact of the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid Expansions on Dual Enrollment in Medicare and Medicaid pp. 12-41 Downloads
Melissa McInerney, Jennifer M. Mellor and Lindsay M. Sabik
Child Support and the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid Expansions pp. 42-77 Downloads
Lindsey Rose Bullinger
Low‐Income Homeownership and the Role of State Subsidies: A Comparative Analysis of Mortgage Outcomes pp. 78-106 Downloads
Erik Hembre, Stephanie Moulton and Matthew Record
Government Assistance Protects Low‐Income Families from Eviction pp. 107-127 Downloads
Ian Lundberg, Sarah L. Gold, Louis Donnelly, Jeanne Brooks‐Gunn and Sara S. McLanahan
Long‐Run Labor Market Effects of the Job Corps Program: Evidence from a Nationally Representative Experiment pp. 128-157 Downloads
Peter Z. Schochet
UNPACKING COMPLEX MEDIATION MECHANISMS AND THEIR HETEROGENEITY BETWEEN SITES IN A JOB CORPS EVALUATION pp. 158-190 Downloads
Xu Qin, Jonah Deutsch and Guanglei Hong
FINANCING THE WAR ON DRUGS: THE IMPACT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT GRANTS ON RACIAL DISPARITIES IN DRUG ARRESTS pp. 191-224 Downloads
Robynn Cox and Jamein P. Cunningham
THE IMPACTS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF COLLEGE INSTRUCTORS ON STUDENTS’ ACADEMIC AND LABOR MARKET OUTCOMES pp. 225-257 Downloads
Di Xu and Florence Xiaotao Ran
SHELTER‐IN‐PLACE ORDERS AND PUBLIC HEALTH: EVIDENCE FROM CALIFORNIA DURING THE COVID‐19 PANDEMIC pp. 258-283 Downloads
Andrew Friedson, Drew McNichols, Joseph J. Sabia and Dhaval Dave
APPROPRIATE MEASUREMENT AND USE OF “COSTS OF CRIME” IN POLICY ANALYSIS: BENEFIT‐COST ANALYSIS OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE POLICIES HAS COME OF AGE pp. 284-293 Downloads
Mark A. Cohen and David P. Farrington
REHABILITATION FOR “COST OF CRIME” MODELS pp. 294-300 Downloads
Todd R. Clear and James F. Austin
INTANGIBLE COSTS OF CRIME ARE IMPORTANT pp. 300-303 Downloads
Mark A. Cohen and David P. Farrington
RESPONSE TO COHEN AND FARRINGTON pp. 303-306 Downloads
Todd R. Clear and James F. Austin
Strengths of the Social Safety Net in the Great Recession: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance and Unemployment Insurance, edited by Christopher J. O'Leary, David Stevens, Stephen A. Wandner, and Michael Wiseman. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2019, 419 pp., $30(US), paperback pp. 307-311 Downloads
Laura R. Peck

Volume 39, issue 4, 2020

Notes from the Editor pp. 882-882 Downloads
Erdal Tekin
Introduction to the Research Articles pp. 883-887 Downloads
Erdal Tekin
The Impacts of Paid Family Leave Benefits: Regression Kink Evidence from California Administrative Data pp. 888-929 Downloads
Sarah H. Bana, Kelly Bedard and Maya Rossin‐Slater
Increasing Community College Completion Rates Among Low‐Income Students: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluation of a Case‐Management Intervention pp. 930-965 Downloads
William N. Evans, Melissa S. Kearney, Brendan Perry and James Sullivan
Curriculum Reform in The Common Core Era: Evaluating Elementary Math Textbooks Across Six U.S. States pp. 966-1019 Downloads
David Blazar, Blake Heller, Thomas J. Kane, Morgan Polikoff, Doug Staiger, Scott Carrell, Dan Goldhaber, Douglas N. Harris, Rachel Hitch, Kristian L. Holden and Michal Kurlaender
The Impact of Information Disclosure on Consumer Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment of Calorie Labels on Restaurant Menus pp. 1020-1042 Downloads
John Cawley, Alex Susskind and Barton Willage
The Effects of Employee Hours‐of‐Service Regulations on the U.S. Airline Industry pp. 1043-1075 Downloads
Alexander Luttmann and Cody Nehiba
How Managers Can Reduce Household Water Use Through Communication: A Field Experiment pp. 1076-1099 Downloads
Heather Hodges, Colin Kuehl, Sarah E. Anderson, Phillip J. Ehret and Cameron Brick
Do Pilot and Demonstration Projects Work? Evidence from a Green Building Program pp. 1100-1132 Downloads
Christopher J. Blackburn, Mallory E. Flowers, Daniel C. Matisoff and Juan Moreno‐Cruz
One Stop Shops for Public Services: Evidence from Citizen Service Centers in Brazil pp. 1133-1165 Downloads
Anders Fredriksson
Access to Healthcare and Criminal Behavior: Evidence from the ACA Medicaid Expansions pp. 1166-1213 Downloads
Jacob Vogler
Silence of the Innocents: Undocumented Immigrants’ Underreporting of Crime and their Victimization pp. 1214-1245 Downloads
Stefano Comino, Giovanni Mastrobuoni and Antonio Nicolò
MEDICARE FOR ALL PROVIDES MORE FOR LESS pp. 1247-1254 Downloads
Jeannette Wicks‐Lim
WE NEED BETTER THAN MEDICARE FOR ALL pp. 1254-1261 Downloads
Joseph J. Minarik
TO CONTAIN COSTS AND PROVIDE UNIVERSAL, QUALITY HEALTHCARE, WE NEED MEDICARE FOR ALL pp. 1262-1265 Downloads
Jeannette Wicks‐Lim
WE NEED BETTER THAN MEDICARE FOR ALL: CONCLUSIONS pp. 1265-1268 Downloads
Joseph J. Minarik
TO THE CLOSET AND BEYOND: A REVIEW pp. 1269-1274 Downloads
Dhruv Khurana

Volume 39, issue 3, 2020

Does Medicare Coverage Improve Cancer Detection and Mortality Outcomes? pp. 577-604 Downloads
Rebecca M. Myerson, Reginald D. Tucker‐Seeley, Dana Goldman and Darius Lakdawalla
The Impact of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax on Prices and Product Availability pp. 605-628 Downloads
John Cawley, David Frisvold, Anna Hill and David Jones
A Reevaluation of the Effects of State and ACA Dependent Coverage Mandates on Health Insurance Coverage pp. 629-663 Downloads
Scott Barkowski, Joanne McLaughlin and Alex Ray
Free Wheel, Free Will! The Effects of Bikeshare Systems on Urban Commuting Patterns in the U.S pp. 664-685 Downloads
Dafeng Xu
Dual‐Credit Courses and the Road to College: Experimental Evidence from Tennessee pp. 686-719 Downloads
Steven W. Hemelt, Nathaniel L. Schwartz and Susan Dynarski
Experimental Evidence on the Impacts of Need‐Based Financial Aid: Longitudinal Assessment of the Wisconsin Scholars Grant pp. 720-739 Downloads
Drew M. Anderson, Katharine M. Broton, Sara Goldrick‐Rab and Robert Kelchen
Lessons from New York City's Small Schools of Choice about High School Features that Promote Graduation for Disadvantaged Students pp. 740-771 Downloads
Howard S. Bloom, Rebecca Unterman, Pei Zhu and Sean F. Reardon
Heterogeneous Effects of Early Algebra across California Middle Schools pp. 772-800 Downloads
Andrew McEachin, Thurston Domina and Andrew Penner
Criminal Deterrence: Evidence from an Individual‐Level Analysis of 24/7 Sobriety pp. 801-834 Downloads
Beau Kilmer and Greg Midgette
IMPROVING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PLACE‐BASED POLICIES TO ADDRESS POVERTY AND JOBLESSNESS pp. 835-835 Downloads
Paul Decker
PLACE‐BASED POLICIES: CAN WE DO BETTER THAN ENTERPRISE ZONES? pp. 836-844 Downloads
David Neumark
SMART PLACE‐BASED POLICIES CAN IMPROVE LOCAL LABOR MARKETS pp. 844-851 Downloads
Timothy Bartik
WHAT PLACES SHOULD WE TARGET, AND HOW? pp. 851-854 Downloads
David Neumark
TARGETING JOBS TOWARD THE PEOPLE WHO NEED THEM pp. 854-857 Downloads
Timothy Bartik
Fiscal Therapy: Curing America's Debt Addiction and Investing in the Future by William G. Gale, Cambridge, UK: Oxford University Press, 2019, 352 pp., $29.95(US), hardback pp. 858-862 Downloads
Soomi Lee

Volume 39, issue 2, 2020

Presidential Address: Getting Closer: Embracing the Emotional Aspects of Our Craft to Help Policy Research Matter More pp. 307-314 Downloads
Matthew Stagner
Teacher Skill Development: Evidence from Performance Ratings by Principals pp. 315-347 Downloads
Matthew Kraft, John P. Papay and Olivia L. Chi
Is Early Start a Better Start? Evaluating California State University's Early Start Remediation Policy pp. 348-375 Downloads
Michal Kurlaender, Lester Lusher and Matthew Case
Let Them Eat Lunch: The Impact of Universal Free Meals on Student Performance pp. 376-410 Downloads
Amy Schwartz and Michah W. Rothbart
Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health pp. 411-443 Downloads
George L. Wehby, Dhaval Dave and Robert Kaestner
Consequences of an Anti‐Corruption Experiment for Local Government Performance in Brazil pp. 444-468 Downloads
Kendall D. Funk and Erica Owen
Do Deferred Retirement Benefits Retain Government Employees? pp. 469-509 Downloads
Laura D. Quinby
Cherry Picking with Synthetic Controls pp. 510-532 Downloads
Bruno Ferman, Cristine Pinto and Vitor Possebom
WHAT IS THE PROBLEM WITH STUDENT DEBT? pp. 534-540 Downloads
Sara Goldrick‐Rab and Marshall Steinbaum
HOW TO FIX FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN PROGRAMS pp. 540-547 Downloads
W. Looney and Constantine Yannelis
EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR THE STUDENT DEBT CRISIS REQUIRES AN ACCURATE DIAGNOSIS pp. 548-550 Downloads
Sara Goldrick‐Rab and Marshall Steinbaum
FIX THE SYSTEM, DON'T THROW IT OUT pp. 550-552 Downloads
W. Looney and Constantine Yannelis
Racism, Latinos and the Public Policy Process, by Henry Flores, Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2019, 191 pp., $57.99 (list) pp. 553-556 Downloads
Felipe Blanco
Valuing Life: Humanizing the Regulatory State, by Cass Sunstein, Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2014, 248 pp.The Cost‐Benefit Revolution, by Cass Sunstein, Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2018, 266 pp pp. 557-559 Downloads
Nicholas Stowell

Volume 39, issue 1, 2020

What Does Free Community College Buy? Early Impacts from the Oregon Promise pp. 11-35 Downloads
Oded Gurantz
How Local Economic Conditions Affect School Finances, Teacher Quality, and Student Achievement: Evidence from the Texas Shale Boom pp. 36-63 Downloads
Joseph Marchand and Jeremy Weber
Does Stimulating Physical Activity Affect School Performance? pp. 64-95 Downloads
Bart Golsteyn, Maria W. J. Jansen, Dave H. H. Van Kann and Annelore Verhagen
Who Benefits from Accountability‐Driven School Closure? Evidence from New York City pp. 96-130 Downloads
Robert Bifulco and David J. Schwegman
Do Housing Vouchers Improve Academic Performance? Evidence from New York City pp. 131-158 Downloads
Amy Schwartz, Keren Mertens Horn, Ingrid Gould Ellen and Sarah A. Cordes
Can Light‐Touch College‐Going Interventions Make a Difference? Evidence from a Statewide Experiment in Michigan pp. 159-190 Downloads
Joshua Hyman
The Unexpected Effects of No Pass, No Drive Policies on High School Education pp. 191-217 Downloads
Kendall Kennedy
Donors’ Responses to Profit Incentives in the Social Sector: The Entrepreneurial Orientation Reward and the Profit Penalty pp. 218-242 Downloads
Lewis Faulk, Sheela Pandey, Sanjay K. Pandey and Kristen Scott Kennedy
Nudging Early Reduces Administrative Burden: Three Field Experiments to Improve Code Enforcement pp. 243-265 Downloads
Elizabeth Linos, Lisa T. Quan and Elspeth Kirkman
SHOULD THE U.S. EXPAND IMMIGRATION? pp. 267-274 Downloads
Giovanni Peri
WHY THE UNITED STATES MUST RENEW OPPORTUNITIES TO ACHIEVE THE AMERICAN DREAM IN ORDER TO REFORM IMMIGRATION POLICY pp. 274-279 Downloads
Frank D. Bean
CAN WE GET U.S. CITIZENS TO SUPPORT IMMIGRATION REFORMS? pp. 279-281 Downloads
Giovanni Peri
Foundations of Info‐Metrics: Modeling, Inference, and Imperfect Information, by Amos Golan, New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2018, 488 pp., $49.95 softcover pp. 282-287 Downloads
Bowen Garrett
Interrogating Public Policy Theory: A Political Values Perspective by L. C. Botterill and A. Fenna, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2019, 208 pp., $108.00 (web list). See https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/interrogating-public-policy-theory pp. 288-292 Downloads
Anne L. Schneider
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