Labor economics; Public economics; Urban economics; Economic demography
"Estimation of an Equilibrium Model with Externalities: Post-Disaster Neighborhood Rebuilding." (2019) (w/ Chao Fu) Econometrica, 87(2):387-421.
"Do Basketball Scoring Patterns Reflect Illegal Point Shaving or Optimal In-Game Adjustments?" (2018) Quantitative Economics, 9(2):1053-1085.
- Paper - Online Appendix
"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" (Revise and Resubmit) AEJ Policy
"Neighborhood Effects and Housing Vouchers." (w/ Morris Davis, Dan Hartley, and Kegon Tan)
"The Long-Run Effects of Low-Income Housing on Neighborhood Composition." (w/ Morris Davis and Dan Hartley)
Works in Progress
"Ex Ante Prediction of the Incidence of Place-Based Policies." (w/ Morris Davis and Dan Hartley)
"Inattention and Hedonic Valuation of Local Amenities." (w/ Jason Abaluck and Abi Adams)