Selected Faculty Publications
"Home Alone: Maternal Employment, Child Care and Adolescent Behavior," Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming.
"Networks or Neighborhoods? Correlations in the Use of Publicly Funded Maternity Care in California," with J. Currie, Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming.
"Low Take-up in Medicaid: Does Outreach Matter and For Whom?" American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 2003.
“School Desegregation, School Choice and Changes in Residential
Location Patterns by Race,” with Byron Lutz, American Economic
“Understanding the City Size Wage Gap,” with Ronni Pavan, Review of
Economic Studies, 2012.
"The Effects of Low Income Housing Tax Credit Developments on Neighborhoods," with J.Marion, Journal of Public Economics, 2009.
"Did Highways Cause Suburbanization?,"Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2007.
"Suburbanization and Transportation in the Monocentric Model,"Journal of Urban Economics, 2007.
Pedro Dal Bó
"Institutions and Behavior: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Democracy," with A. Foster and L. Putterman, American Economic Review, 2010.
"Love, Hate and Murder: Commitment Devices in Violent Relationships," with A. Aizer, Journal of Public Economics, 2009.
"Political Dynasties," with E. Dal Bo and J. Snyder, Review of Economic Studies, 2009.
"Plata o Plomo?: Bribes and Punishment in a Theory of Political Influence," with E. Dal Bo and R. Di Tella, American Political Science Review, 2006.
"Cooperation under the Shadow of the Future: Experimental Evidence from Infinitely Repeated Games," American Economic Review, 2005.
Geoffroy de Clippel
"Two Remarks on the Inner Core," with E. Minelli, Games and Economic Behavior, 2005.
"Values for Cooperative Games with Incomplete Information: an Eloquent Example," Games and Economic Behavior, 2005.
"The Type-Agent Core for Exchange Economies under Asymmetric Information," Journal of Economic Theory, 2007.
"Impartial Division of a Dollar," with H. Moulin and N. Tideman, Journal of Economic Theory, 2008.
"Marginal Contributions and Externalities in the Value", with R. Serrano, Economertica, 2008.
“Choice Anomalies, Search and Revealed Preference,” with Andrew Caplin, Theoretical Economics,
“Measuring Beliefs and Rewards: A Neuroeconomic Approach,” with Andrew Caplin, Paul Glimcher and
Robb Rutledge, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
"Dopamine, Reward Prediction Error, and Economics," with Andrew Caplin, Quarterly Journal of Economics, May 2008.
"Economic Growth and the Rise of Forests," with M. Rosenzweig, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003.
"Household Division, Inequality and Rural Economic Growth," with M. Rosenzweig, Review of Economic Studies, 2002.
"Imperfect Commitment, Altruism, and the Family: Evidence from Transfer Behavior in Low-Income Rural Areas," with M. Rosenzweig, Review of Economics and Statistics, 2001.
"Women`s Schooling, Home Teaching, and Economic Growth," with J. Behrman, M. Rosenzweig and P. Vashishtha, Journal of Political Economy, 1999.
"Comparative Advantage, Information and the Allocation of Workers to Tasks: Evidence from an Agricultural Labor Market," with M. Rosenzweig, Review of Economic Studies, 1996.
"The Impact of Mass Migration on the Israeli Labor Market," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001.
"You Can`t Take It With You? Immigrant Assimilation and the Portability of Human Capital," Journal of Labor Economics, 2000.
"Immigration and the Receiving Economy," with J. Hunt, in C. Hirschman, P. Kasinitz, and J. DeWind, eds. The Handbook of International Migration, Russell Sage Foundation, 1999.
"The Impact of Immigrants on Host Country Wages, Employment and Growth," with J. Hunt, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1995.
“The Out of Africa Hypothesis, Human Genetic Diversity and Comparative Economic Development” (with Q. Ashraf) American Economic Review, 102, 1-46 (February 2013).
“Dynamics and Stagnation in the Malthusian Epoch: Theory and Evidence” (with Q. Ashraf) American Economic Review, 101, 2003-2041 (August 2011).
“Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth” (with O. Moav) Quarterly Journal of Economics, 117, 1133-1192, (November 2002).
"Population, Technology, and Growth: From the Malthusian Regime to the Demographic Transition and Beyond," (with D. Weil). American Economic Review, 90, 806-828, (September 2000).
"Income Distribution and Macroeconomics" (with Joseph Zeira), Review of Economics Studies, 60, 35-52, (January, 1993).
"On Strategic Community Development," with J-FThisse, Journal of Political Economy, 2001.
"Are Chinese Cities Too Small," with C.C. Au, Review of Economic Studies, 2006.
"Networking off Madison Avenue," with M. Arzaghi, Revenue of Economic Studies, 2008.
"The Dynamics of City Formation", with A. Venables, Review ofEconomic Dynamics, 2009.
"Corruption and Local Democratization in Indonesia: TheRole of Islamic Parties," with Ari Kuncoro, Journal of Development Economics, 2011.
“Measuring Economic Growth from Outer Space," with Adam Storeygard and David Weil, American Economic Review, forthcoming.
"The Microfoundations of the Keynesian Multiplier Process," Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, 2006.
"Appropriate Growth Policy: An Integrating Framework," with P. Aghion, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2006.
"Beyond Search: Fiat Money in Organized Exchange," International Economic Review, 2005.
"Endogenous Growth and Cross Country Income Differences," American Economic Review, 2000.
"Endogenous Growth Theory," with P. Aghion, MIT Press, 1998.
"Testing Parameters in GMM without assuming that they are identified," Econometrica, 2005.
"Testing Subsets of Structural Parameters in the IV Regression Model," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2004.
"Invariant Bayesian Inference in Regression Models that is robust against the Jeffreys-Lindleys Paradox," Journal of Econometrics, 2004.
"Bayesian and Classical Approaches to Instrumental Variable Regression," with E. Zivot, Journal of Econometrics, 2003.
"Pivotal Statistics for testing Structural Parameters in Instrumental Variables Regression," Econometrica, 2002.
"Media Bias and Influence: Evidence from Newspaper Endorsements”, with Chun-Fang Chiang, July 2011, Review of Economic Studies, 78(3), 795-820.
“Momentum and Social Learning in Presidential Primaries,” with Nathan
Schiff, Journal of Political Economy,( 118(6),
“Socially Optimal Districting: A Theoretical and Empirical
Exploration,” with Stephen Coate, Quarterly Journal of
Economics, (122(4), 1409-1471), 2007.
"Endogenous Federal Grants and Crowd-out of State Government Spending:
Theory and Evidence from the Federal Highway Aid Program," American
Economic Review (92(1)), 2002.
"Estimating the Value of Proposal Power", American Economic Review, 2005.
"Memory Parameter Estimation in the Presence of Level Shifts and Deterministic Trends," with P. Perron, Econometric Theory, forthcoming.
"Estimation of the Long-Memory Stochastic Volatility Model Parameters that is Robust to Level Shifts and Deterministic Trends," Journal of Time Series Analysis, forthcoming.
"Pre-colonial Ethnic Institutions and Contemporary African Development," with Elias Papaioannou, Econometrica, forthcoming.
"The Origins of Ethnolinguistic Diversity,"
American Economic Review, 2012, 102(4): 1508–1539.
"Evolution and the Growth Process: Natural Selection of Entrepreneurial Traits,"
with Oded Galor, Journal of Economic Theory, 2012, 147(2): 759-780.
"Monitoring in Teams: A Model and Experiment on the Central Monitor Hypothesis," with S. Grosse and B. Rockenbach, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2011.
“Public Goods and Voting on Sanction Schemes: An Experiment,” with Jean-Robert Tyran and Kenju Kamei, Journal of Public Economics, 2011.
“Cooperation and Punishment,” Science, April 2010.
“Post-1500 Population Flows and the Long Run Determinants of Economic Growth and Inequality,” with David Weil, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2010.
“Institutions and Behavior: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Democracy,” with Pedro Dal Bó and Andrew Foster, American Economic Review, 2010.
“Nonparametric Instrumental Regression,” with S. Darolles,Y. Fan and J.P. Florens, Econometrica, September 2011.
“Efficient Derivative Pricing by Extended Method of Moments,” with C. Gourieroux and P. Gagliardin), Econometrica, July 2011.
“State Dependence in Fundamentals and Preferences Explains Risk-Aversion Puzzle,” with F. Chabi-Yo and R. Garcia, Review of Financial Studies, April 2008.
“Indirect Inference and Calibration of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Models,” with R. Dridi and A. Guay, Journal of Econometrics, February 2007.
“Linear Inverse Problems in Structural Econometrics: Estimation based on spectral decomposition and regularization,” with M. Carrasco and J.P.Florens, Handbook of Econometrics, Vol. 6B, J Heckman (ed.), North Holland, 2007.
“Entropy and the Value of Information for Investors,” with A. Cabrales and O. Gossner, American Economic Review, forthcoming.
“A New Necessary Condition for Implementation in Iteratively Undominated Strategies,” with T. Kunimoto, Journal of Economic Theory, 2011.
“Equilibrium Blocking in Large Quasilinear Economies,” with Y. Kamishiro, Mathematics of Operations Research, 2011.
“Marginal Contributions and Externalities in the Value," with G. de Clippel, Econometrica, 2008.
“An Economic Index of Riskiness,’ with R. J. Aumann, Journal of Political Economy, 2008.
"The Ex Ante Incentive Compatible Core in the Absence of Wealth Effects," with
F. Forges and J-F. Mertens, Econometrica, 2002.
"Incentives and the Core of an Exchange Economy: A Survey," with F. Forges and E. Minelli, Journal of Mathematical Economics, 2002.
"Coalitional Power and Public Good," with D. Ray, Journal of Political Economy, 2001.
"On the Failure of Core Convergence in Economies with Asymmetric Information," with R. Serrano and O. Volij, Econometrica, 2001.
"Incomplete Information, Incentive Compatibility and the Core," Journal of Economic Theory, 1999.
"When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?," with Q. Ashraf and A. Lester, NBER Macro Annual, 2008.
"Accounting for the Effect of Health on Economic Growth," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2007.
"Saving and Growth with Habit Formation," with C. Carroll and J. Overland, American Economic Review, 2000.
"The Gender Gap, Fertility, and Growth," with O. Galor, American Economic Review, 1996.
"A Contribution to the Empirics of Economic Growth," with G. Mankiw and D. Romer, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1992.
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