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May 2014In a Small Moment: Class Size and Moral Hazard in the Mezzogiorno
with Joshua D. Angrist, Erich Battistin, Daniela Vuri: w20173
December 2013The Perils of Peer Effects
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August 2013Semiparametric Estimates of Monetary Policy Effects: String Theory Revisited
with Joshua D. Angrist, Òscar Jordà, Guido Kuersteiner: w19355
July 2013Stand and Deliver: Effects of Boston's Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice
with Joshua D. Angrist, Sarah R. Cohodes, Susan M. Dynarski, Parag A. Pathak, Christopher R. Walters: w19275
December 2012Wanna Get Away? RD Identification Away from the Cutoff
with Joshua Angrist, Miikka Rokkanen: w18662
August 2011Explaining Charter School Effectiveness
with Joshua D. Angrist, Parag A. Pathak, Christopher R. Walters: w17332

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Parag A. Pathak & Christopher R. Walters, 2013. "Explaining Charter School Effectiveness," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(4), pages 1-27, October. citation courtesy of

July 2011The Elite Illusion: Achievement Effects at Boston and New York Exam Schools
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Joshua D. Angrist, Parag A. Pathak: w17264

Published: Atila Abdulkadiroğlu & Joshua Angrist & Parag Pathak, 2014. "The Elite Illusion: Achievement Effects at Boston and New York Exam Schools," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 82(1), pages 137-196, 01. citation courtesy of

December 2010When Opportunity Knocks, Who Answers? New Evidence on College Achievement Awards
with Joshua Angrist, Philip Oreopoulos, Tyler Williams: w16643

When Opportunity Knocks, Who Answers? New Evidence on College Achievement Awards,” (with Phil Oreopoulos and Tyler Williams), Journal of Human Resources, forthcoming, 2014. citation courtesy of

ExtrapoLATE-ing: External Validity and Overidentification in the LATE Framework
with Joshua Angrist, Ivan Fernandez-Val: w16566

Published: “ExtrapoLATE - ing: External Validity and Overidentification in the LATE Framework,” (with Ivan Fernandez - Val), in D. Acemoglu, M. Arellano, and E. Dekel, eds., Advances in Economics and Econometrics , Cambrid ge University Press: 2013.

March 2010The Credibility Revolution in Empirical Economics: How Better Research Design is Taking the Con out of Econometrics
with Joshua Angrist, Jörn-Steffen Pischke: w15794

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Jorn-Steffen Pischke, 2010. "The Credibility Revolution in Empirical Economics: How Better Research Design Is Taking the Con out of Econometrics," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 24(2), pages 3-30, Spring. citation courtesy of

February 2010Who Benefits from KIPP?
with Joshua D. Angrist, Susan M. Dynarski, Thomas J. Kane, Parag A. Pathak, Christopher R. Walters: w15740

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Susan M. Dynarski & Thomas J. Kane & Parag A. Pathak & Christopher R. Walters, 2012. "Who Benefits from KIPP?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 31(4), pages 837-860, 09. citation courtesy of

November 2009Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools: Evidence from Boston's Charters and Pilots
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Joshua Angrist, Susan Dynarski, Thomas J. Kane, Parag Pathak: w15549

Published: Atila Abdulkadiroğlu & Joshua D. Angrist & Susan M. Dynarski & Thomas J. Kane & Parag A. Pathak, 2011. "Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools: Evidence from Boston's Charters And Pilots," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(2), pages 699-748. citation courtesy of

March 2009Did Vietnam Veterans Get Sicker in the 1990s? The Complicated Effects of Military Service on Self-Reported Health
with Joshua D. Angrist, Stacey H. Chen, Brigham R. Frandsen: w14781

Published: Angrist, Joshua D. & Chen, Stacey H. & Frandsen, Brigham R., 2010. "Did Vietnam veterans get sicker in the 1990s? The complicated effects of military service on self-reported health," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 94(11-12), pages 824-837, December. citation courtesy of

September 2007Long-term consequences of vietnam-era conscription: schooling, experience, and earnings
with Joshua D. Angrist, Stacey H. Chen: w13411

Published: “Long-Term Consequences of Vietnam-Era Conscrip tion: New estimates Using SSA Data,” (with Stacey Chen and Jae Song), AER Papers and Proceedings , May 2011.

December 2006Lead Them to Water and Pay Them to Drink: An Experiment with Services and Incentives for College Achievement
with Joshua Angrist, Daniel Lang, Philip Oreopoulos: w12790

Published: Angrist, Joshua, Daniel Lang, and Philip Oreopoulos. “Incentives and Services for College Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Trial." American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 1, 1 (January 2009): 136-163.

February 2006Is Spanish-Only Schooling Responsible for the Puerto Rican Language Gap?
with Joshua Angrist, Aimee Chin, Ricardo Godoy: w12005

Published: Angrist, Joshua, Aimee Chin, and Ricardo Godoy. “Is Spanish-only Schooling Responsible for the Puerto Rican Language Gap?” Journal of Development Economics 85 (February 2008): 105-128. citation courtesy of

December 2005New Evidence on the Causal Link Between the Quantity and Quality of Children
with Joshua D. Angrist, Victor Lavy, Analia Schlosser: w11835
September 2005Instrumental Variables Methods in Experimental Criminological Research: What, Why, and How?
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March 2005Rural Windfall or a New Resource Curse? Coca, Income, and Civil Conflict in Colombia
with Joshua D. Angrist, Adriana Kugler: w11219

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Adriana D. Kugler, 2008. "Rural Windfall or a New Resource Curse? Coca, Income, and Civil Conflict in Colombia," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 90(2), pages 191-215, 03. citation courtesy of

December 2004Semiparametric Causality Tests Using the Policy Propensity Score
with Joshua D. Angrist, Guido M. Kuersteiner: w10975
August 2004Long-Term Consequences of Secondary School Vouchers: Evidence from Administrative Records in Colombia
with Joshua Angrist, Eric Bettinger, Michael Kremer: w10713

Published: Angrist, Joshua, Eric Bettinger and Michael Kremer. "Long-Term Educational Consequences Of Secondary School Vouchers: Evidence From Administrative Records In Colombia," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(3,Jun), 847-862.

April 2004Quantile Regression under Misspecification, with an Application to the U.S. Wage Structure
with Joshua Angrist, Victor Chernozhukov, Ivan Fernandez-Val: w10428

Published: Joshua Angrist & Victor Chernozhukov & Iván Fernández-Val, 2006. "Quantile Regression under Misspecification, with an Application to the U.S. Wage Structure," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 74(2), pages 539-563, 03. citation courtesy of

May 2003Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Theory and Practice
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Published: Angrist, Joshua D. "Treatment Effect Heterogeneity In Theory And Practice," Economic Journal, 2004, v114(494,Mar), 52-83. citation courtesy of

March 2003Does Teacher Testing Raise Teacher Quality? Evidence from State Certification Requirements
with Joshua D. Angrist, Jonathan Guryan: w9545

Published: Angrist, Joshua D. and Jonathan Guryan. "Teacher Testing, Teacher Education, And Teacher Characteristics," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(2,May), 241-246. Also: Angrist, Joshua D. & Guryan, Jonathan. "Does teacher testing raise teacher quality? Evidence from state certification requirements," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 27(5), pages 483-503, October 2008. citation courtesy of

December 2002The Effect of High School Matriculation Awards: Evidence from Randomized Trials
with Joshua D. Angrist, Victor Lavy: w9389

Published: Angrist, Josh D. and Victor Lavy. “The Effect of High-Stakes High School Achievement Awards: Evidence from a Group-Randomized Trial." American Economic Review (September 2009).

October 2002How Important are Classroom Peer Effects? Evidence from Boston's Metco Program
with Joshua D. Angrist, Kevin Lang: w9263

Published: Angrist, Joshua D. and Kevin Lang. "Does School Integration Generate Peer Effects? Evidence From Boston's Metco Program," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(5,Dec), 1613-1634.

December 2001Protective or Counter-Productive? European Labor Market Institutions and the Effect of Immigrants on EU Natives
with Joshua Angrist, Adriana Kugler: w8660

Published: Angrist, Joshua D. and Adriane D. Kugler. "Protective Or Counter-Productive? Labour Market Institutions And The Effect Of Immigration On EU Natives," Economic Journal, 2003, v113(488,Jun), F302-331.

September 2001Instrumental Variables and the Search for Identification: From Supply and Demand to Natural Experiments
with Joshua Angrist, Alan B. Krueger: w8456

Published: Angrist, Joshua D. and Alan B. Krueger. "Instrumental Variables And The Search For Identification: From Supply And Demand To Natural Experiments," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2001, v15(4,Fall), 69-85. citation courtesy of

June 2001Vouchers for Private Schooling in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment
with Joshua Angrist, Eric Bettinger, Erik Bloom, Elizabeth King, Michael Kremer: w8343

Published: Joshua Angrist & Eric Bettinger & Erik Bloom & Elizabeth King & Michael Kremer, 2002. "Vouchers for Private Schooling in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 92(5), pages 1535-1558, December. citation courtesy of

December 2000Consequences of Imbalanced Sex Ratios: Evidence from America's Second Generation
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Published: Angrist, Josh. "How Do Sex Ratios Affect Marriage And Labor Markets? Evidence From America's Second Generation," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2002, v107(3,Aug), 997-1038.

January 2000Estimation of Limited-Dependent Variable Models with Dummy Endogenous Regressors: Simple Strategies for Empirical Practice
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Published: Angrist, Joshua D. "Estimation Of Limited Dependent Variable Models With Dummy Endogenous Regressors: Simple Strategies For Empirical Practice," Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2001, v19(1,Jan), 2-15.

December 1999How Large are the Social Returns to Education? Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws
with Daron Acemoglu, Joshua Angrist: w7444

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November 1999New Evidence on Classroom Computers and Pupil Learning
with Joshua Angrist, Victor Lavy: w7424

Published: The Economic Journal, Vol. 112, no. 482 (October 2002): 735-765 citation courtesy of

May 1999When to Control for Covariates? Panel-Asymptotic Results for Estimates of Treatment Effects
with Joshua D. Angrist, Jinyong Hahn: t0241
November 1998Does Teacher Training Affect Pupil Learning? Evidence from Matched Comparisons in Jerusalem Public Schools
with Joshua D. Angrist, Victor Lavy: w6781

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 19, no. 2 (April 2001): 343-369 citation courtesy of

August 1998Effects of Work-Related Absences on Families: Evidence from the Gulf War
with Joshua D. Angrist, John H. Johnson, IV: w6679

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & John H. Johnson & IV, 2000. "Effects of work-related absences on families: Evidence from the Gulf War," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, ILR School, Cornell University, vol. 54(1), pages 41-58, October. citation courtesy of

July 1998Consequences of Employment Protection? The Case of the Americans with Disabilities Act
with Daron Acemoglu, Joshua Angrist: w6670

Published: Acemoglu, Daron and Joshua D. Angrist. "Consequences Of Employment Protection? The Case Of The Americans With Disabilities Act," Journal of Political Economy, 2001, v109(5,Oct), 915-957. citation courtesy of

March 1998Instrumental Variables Estimation of Quantile Treatment Effects
with Alberto Abadie, Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens: t0229
January 1997Using Maimonides' Rule to Estimate the Effect of Class Size on Student Achievement
with Joshua D. Angrist, Victor Lavy: w5888

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics (May 1999).

October 1996The Effect of Teen Childbearing and Single Parenthood on Childhood Disabilities and Progress in School
with Joshua D. Angrist, Victor Lavy: w5807
September 1996Children and Their Parents' Labor Supply: Evidence from Exogenous Variation in Family Size
with Joshua D. Angrist, William N. Evans: w5778

Published: American Economic Review (June 1998). citation courtesy of

January 1996Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of the 1970 State Abortion Reforms
with Joshua D. Angrist, William N. Evans: w5406

Published: Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 18 (1999).

July 1995Estimating the Labor Market Impact of Voluntary Military Service Using Social Security Data on Military Applicants
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Published: Econometrica (March 1998). citation courtesy of

June 1995Average Causal Response with Variable Treatment Intensity
with Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens: t0127

Published: Journal of the American Statistical Association, vol. 90, no. 430, pp. 431-442, (June 1995).

Split Sample Instrumental Variables
with Joshua D. Angrist, Alan B. Krueger: t0150

Published: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 225-235, April 1995

Conditioning on the Probability of Selection to Control Selection Bias
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Published: "Conditional independence in sample selection models" Economics Letters, Volume 54, Issue 2, February 1997, Pages 103-112

April 1995Non-Parametric Demand Analysis with an Application to the Demand for Fish
with Joshua D. Angrist, Kathryn Graddy, Guido W. Imbens: t0178

Published: Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 67, No. 3, pp. 499-527, July 2000.

February 1995Identification and Estimation of Local Average Treatment Effects
with Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens: t0118

Published: Econometrica, March 1994.

Jackknife Instrumental Variables Estimation
with Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens, Alan Krueger: t0172

Published: Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 14, no. 1 (January-February 1999): 57-67.

June 1993Identification of Causal Effects Using Instrumental Variables
with J.D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens, D.B. Rubin: t0136

Published: Journal of the American Statistical Association (June 1996).

May 1992Estimating the Payoff to Schooling Using the Vietnam-Era Draft Lottery
with Joshua D. Angrist, Alan B. Krueger: w4067
December 1991Sources of Identifying Information in Evaluation Models
with Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens: t0117
November 1991Instrumental Variables Estimation of Average Treatment Effects in Econometrics and Epidemiology
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December 1990The Effect of Age at School Entry on Educational Attainment: An Application of Instrumental Variables with Moments from Two Samples
with Joshua D. Angrist, Alan B. Krueger: w3571

Published: "Age at School Entry", Journal of American Statistical Association, Volume 57, No.412, pp.11 June 1992

Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Schooling and Earnings?
with Joshua D. Angrist, Alan B. Krueger: w3572

Published: Angrist, Joshua D & Krueger, Alan B, 1991. "Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Schooling and Earnings?," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 106(4), pages 979-1014, November. citation courtesy of

November 1990The Draft Lottery and Voluntary Enlistment in the Vietnam Era
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Published: Journal of the American Statistical Association, (September 1991).

October 1990The Effect of Veterans Benefits on Veterans' Education and Earnings
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Published: Industrial and Labor Relations, July 1993

March 1990Does Labor Supply Explain Fluctuations in Average Hours Worked?
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May 1989Why do World War II Veterans Earn More Than Nonveterans?
with Alan B. Krueger, Joshua D. Angrist: w2991

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, 12, January 1994, pp. 74-97 citation courtesy of

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