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October 2013What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?
with Janet Currie, Joshua S. Graff Zivin, Jamie Mullins, Matthew J. Neidell: w19571
June 2013Do Stimulant Medications Improve Educational and Behavioral Outcomes for Children with ADHD?
with Janet Currie, Mark Stabile, Lauren E. Jones: w19105
April 2013Diagnosis and Unnecessary Procedure Use: Evidence from C-Section
with Janet Currie, W. Bentley MacLeod: w18977
March 2013Something in the Water: Contaminated Drinking Water and Infant Health
with Janet Currie, Joshua S. Graff Zivin, Katherine Meckel, Matthew J. Neidell, Wolfram Schlenker: w18876
January 2013Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings
with Janet Currie, Lucas Davis, Michael Greenstone, Reed Walker: w18700
September 2012Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries
with Janet Currie, Tom Vogl: w18371
June 2012Using Audit Studies to Test for Physician Induced Demand: The Case of Antibiotic Abuse in China
with Janet Currie, Wanchuan Lin, Juanjuan Meng: w18153
May 2012Weathering the Storm: Hurricanes and Birth Outcomes
with Janet Currie, Maya Rossin-Slater: w18070
December 2011From Infant to Mother: Early Disease Environment and Future Maternal Health
with Douglas Almond, Janet Currie, Mariesa Herrmann: w17676
August 2011Is there a Link Between Foreclosure and Health?
with Janet Currie, Erdal Tekin: w17310
March 2011Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health
with Janet Currie, Michael Greenstone, Enrico Moretti: w16844
February 2011Inequality at Birth: Some Causes and Consequences
w16798
December 2010Patient Knowledge and Antibiotic Abuse: Evidence from an Audit Study in China
with Janet Currie, Wanchuan Lin, Wei Zhang: w16602
March 2010Human Capital Development Before Age Five
with Douglas Almond, Janet Currie: w15827
Public vs. Private Provision of Charity Care? Evidence from the Expiration of Hill-Burton Requirements in Florida
with Douglas Almond, Janet Currie, Emilia Simeonova: w15798
January 2010Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial
with Francine D. Blau, Janet M. Currie, Rachel T.A. Croson, Donna K. Ginther: w15707
October 2009Accidental Death and the Rule of Joint and Several Liability
with Daniel Carvell, Janet Currie, W. Bentley MacLeod: w15412
Traffic Congestion and Infant Health: Evidence from E-ZPass
with Janet Currie, W. Reed Walker: w15413
February 2009The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain
with Janet Currie, Stefano DellaVigna, Enrico Moretti, Vikram Pathania: w14721
November 2008Child Health and Young Adult Outcomes
with Janet Currie, Mark Stabile, Phongsack Manivong, Leslie L. Roos: w14482
September 2008Fetal Exposure to Toxic Releases and Infant Health
with Janet Currie, Johannes F. Schmieder: w14352
July 2008Air Pollution and Infant Health: Lessons from New Jersey
with Janet Currie, Matthew J. Neidell, Johannes Schmieder: w14196
Has Public Health Insurance for Older Children Reduced Disparities in Access to Care and Health Outcomes?
with Janet Currie, Sandra Decker, Wanchuan Lin: w14173
May 2008Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise: Socioeconomic Status, Poor Health in Childhood, and Human Capital Development
w13987
October 2007Transfers in Cash and In Kind: Theory Meets the Data
with Janet Currie, Firouz Gahvari: w13557
July 2007Does Pollution Increase School Absences?
with Janet Currie, Eric Hanushek, E. Megan Kahn, Matthew Neidell, Steven Rivkin: w13252
Mental Health in Childhood and Human Capital
with Janet Currie, Mark Stabile: w13217
August 2006First Do No Harm?: Tort Reform and Birth Outcomes
with Janet Currie, W. Bentley MacLeod: w12478
April 2006Does Child Abuse Cause Crime?
with Janet Currie, Erdal Tekin: w12171
August 2005Biology as Destiny? Short and Long-Run Determinants of Intergenerational Transmission of Birth Weight
with Janet Currie, Enrico Moretti: w11567
August 2004Preschool, Day Care, and Afterschool Care: Who's Minding the Kids?
with David Blau, Janet Currie: w10670
July 2004Breakfast of Champions? The School Breakfast Program and the Nutrition of Children and Families
with Jayanta Bhattacharya, Janet Currie, Steven Haider: w10608
May 2004The Take Up of Social Benefits
w10488
April 2004Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of ADHD
with Janet Currie, Mark Stabile: w10435
Competition in Imperfect Markets: Does it Help California's Medicaid Mothers?
with Anna Aizer, Janet Currie, Enrico Moretti: w10429
January 2004Air Pollution and Infant Health: What Can We Learn From California's Recent Experience
with Janet Currie, Matthew Neidell: w10251
November 2003Getting Inside the "Black Box" of Head Start Quality: What Matters and What Doesn't?
with Janet Currie, Matthew Neidell: w10091
January 2003Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts
with Janet Currie, Mehdi Farsi, W. Bentley MacLeod: w9428
December 2002Mother's Education and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from College Openings and Longitudinal Data
with Janet Currie, Enrico Moretti: w9360
September 2002Networks or Neighborhoods? Correlations in the Use of Publicly-Funded Maternity Care in California
with Anna Aizer, Janet Currie: w9209
August 2002Socioeconomic Status and Health: Why is the Relationship Stronger for Older Children?
with Janet Currie, Mark Stabile: w9098
June 2002Food Insecurity or Poverty? Measuring Need-Related Dietary Adequacy
with Jayanta Bhattacharya, Steven Haider, Janet Currie: w9003
Heat or Eat? Cold Weather Shocks and Nutrition in Poor American Families
with Jayanta Bhattacharya, Thomas DeLeire, Steven Haider, Janet Currie: w9004
February 2002Medicaid Managed Care: Effects on Children's Medicaid Coverage and Utilization
with Janet Currie, John Fahr: w8812
December 2001Hospitals, Managed Care, and the Charity Caseload in California
with Janet Currie, John Fahr: w8621
January 2001Accidents Will Happen? Unintentional Injury, Maternal Employment, and Child Care Policy
with Janet Currie, V. Joseph Hotz: w8090
December 2000Longer Term Effects of Head Start
with Eliana Garces, Duncan Thomas, Janet Currie: w8054
May 2000Youths at Nutritional Risk: Malnourished or Misnourished?
with Jay Bhattacharya, Janet Currie: w7686
April 2000Medicaid Expansions and Welfare Contractions: Offsetting Effects on Prenatal Care and Infant Health?
with Janet Currie, Jeffrey Grogger: w7667
August 1999Health Insurance and Less Skilled Workers
with Janet Currie, Aaron Yelowitz: w7291
March 1999Is the Impact of Health Shocks Cushioned by Socioeconomic Status? The Case of Low Birthweight
with Janet Currie, Rosemary Hyson: w6999
February 1999Early Test Scores, Socioeconomic Status and Future Outcomes
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w6943
December 1998Distance to Hospitals and Children's Access to Care: Is Being Closer Better, and for Whom?
with Janet Currie, Patricia Reagan: w6836
January 1998School Quality and the Longer-Term Effects of Head Start
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w6362
December 1997Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?
with Janet Currie, Aaron Yelowitz: w6305
April 1997The Technology of Birth: Health Insurance, Medical Interventions, and Infant Health
with Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber: w5985
October 1996Does Head Start Help Hispanic Children?
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w5805
December 1995Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?
w5388
November 1995Strikes and the Law in the U.S., 1881-1894: New Evidence on the Origins of American Exceptionalism
with Janet Currie, Joseph Ferrie: w5368
August 1995Race, Children's Cognitive Achievement and The Bell Curve
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w5240
March 1995Health Insurance Eligibility, Utilization of Medical care, and Child Health
with Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber: w5052
November 1994Physician Payments and Infant Mortality: Evidence from Medicaid Fee Policy
with Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber, Michael Fischer: w4930
July 1994Reported Income in the NLSY: Consistency Checks and Methods for Cleaningthe Data
with Nancy Cole, Janet Currie: t0160
February 1994Saving Babies: The Efficacy and Cost of Recent Expansions of Medicaid Eligibility for Pregnant Women
with Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber: w4644
November 1993Welfare and the Well-Being of Children: The Relative Effectiveness of Cash and In-Kind Transfers
w4539
August 1993Restrictions on Medicaid Funding of Abortion: Effects on Pregnancy Resolutions and Birth Weight
with Janet Currie, Lucia Nixon, Nancy Cole: w4432
July 1993Does Head Start Make a Difference?
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w4406
April 1993"The Minimum Wage and the Employment of Youth: Evidence from the NLSY"
with Janet Currie, Bruce Fallick: w4348
March 1993Medicaid and Medical Care for Children
with Janet Currie, Duncan Thomas: w4284
January 1993Gender Gaps in Benefits Coverage
w4265
June 1992Male Jobs, Female Jobs, and Gender Gaps in Benefits Coverage
with Janet Currie, Richard Chaykowski: w4106
March 1992Firm-Specific Determinants of the Real Wage
with Janet Currie, Sheena McConnell: w4023
January 1992Is Arbitration Addictive? Evidence From the Laboratory and the Field
with Janet Currie, Henry S. Farber: w3952
The Impact of Collective Bargaining Legislation on Disputes in the U.S. Public Sector: No Policy May Be the Worst Policy
with Janet Currie, Sheena McConnell: w3978
September 1991Does Participation in Transfer Programs During Pregnancy Improve Birth Weight?
with Janet Currie, Nancy Cole: w3832
August 1991Rules, Coordination and Manipulability Among Arbitrators
w3821
August 1990An Experimental Comparison of Dispute Rates in Alternative Arbitration Systems
with Orley Ashenfelter, Janet Currie, Henry S. Farber, Matthew Spiegel: w3417

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