Labor economics; Public economics; Urban economics; Economic demography
"Assessing the Incidence and Efficiency of a Prominent Place-Based Policy," (2013) (w/ Matias Busso and Patrick Kline) American Economic Review, 103(2):897-947.
- Paper - Web Appendix - (Non-technical summary published in IRP FOCUS)
"The Location of Displaced New Orleans Residents in the Year After Hurricane Katrina," (2014) (w/ Narayan Sastry) Demography, 51(3):753-775.
"The Effect of Hurricane Katrina on the Prevalence of Health Impairments and Disability among Adults in New Orleans: Differences by Age, Race, and Sex," (2013) (w/ Narayan Sastry) Social Science & Medicine, 80:121-129.
"Employment among Social Security Disability Program Beneficiaries, 1996-2007'' (2011) (w/ Arif Mamun, Paul O'leary, and David Wittenburg) Social Security Bulletin, 71(3):11-34.
"Beneficiary Participation in Ticket to Work." (2007) (w/ David Stapleton and Gina Livermore) "Ticket to Success? Early Findings from the Ticket to Work Evaluation," special issue, Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 27(2):95-106.
"Initial Impacts of the Ticket to Work Program on Social Security Disability Beneficiary Service Enrollment, Earnings, and Benefits." (2007) (w/ David Wittenburg, Thomas Fraker, David Stapleton, Craig Thornton, and Arif Mamun) "Ticket to Success? Early Findings from the Ticket to Work Evaluation," special issue, Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 27(2):129-140.
"The Impact of Post-Katrina Rebuilding Grants on the Resettlement Choices of New Orleans Homeowners"
"Do Basketball Scoring Patterns Reflect Strategic Play or Illegal Point Shaving?"
Works in Progress
"Estimation of an Equilibrium Model with Externalities: Combining the Strengths of Structural Models and Quasi-Experiments." (w/ Chao Fu)
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"Neighborhood Choice and Neighborhood Effects." (w/ Morris Davis, Dan Hartley, and Kegon Tan)