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Christopher R. Taber

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NBER Working Papers and Publications

August 2017Indirect Inference with Importance Sampling: An Application to Women’s Wage Growth
with Robert M. Sauer: w23669
July 2016Estimation of a Roy/Search/Compensating Differential Model of the Labor Market
with Rune Vejlin: w22439
December 2010Estimating the Cream Skimming Effect of School Choice
with Joseph G. Altonji, Ching-I Huang: w16579

Published: Joseph G. Altonji & Ching-I Huang & Christopher R. Taber, 2015. "Estimating the Cream Skimming Effect of School Choice," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 123(2), pages 266 - 324. citation courtesy of

May 2010Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform
with Helena Skyt Nielsen, Torben Sørensen
in Income Taxation, Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), Roger Gordon and Thomas Piketty, organizers
December 2008Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform
with Helena Skyt Nielsen, Torben Sørensen: w14535

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July 2005Layoffs, Lemons, Race, and Gender
with Luojia Hu: w11481
Inference with "Difference in Differences" with a Small Number of Policy Changes
with Timothy Conley: t0312
December 2002An Evaluation of Instrumental Variable Strategies for Estimating the Effects of Catholic Schools
with Joseph G. Altonji, Todd E. Elder: w9358

Published: Altonji, Joseph G., Todd E. Elder and Christopher R. Taber. "An Evaluation Of Instrumental Variables Strategies For Estimating The Effects Of Catholic Schooling," Journal of Human Resources, 2005, v40(4,Fall), 791-821.

August 2000Selection on Observed and Unobserved Variables: Assessing the Effectiveness of Catholic Schools
with Joseph G. Altonji, Todd E. Elder: w7831

Published: Joseph G. Altonji & Todd E. Elder & Christopher R. Taber, 2005. "Selection on Observed and Unobserved Variables: Assessing the Effectiveness of Catholic Schools," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 113(1), pages 151-184, February. citation courtesy of

June 2000Direct Estimation of Policy Impacts
with Hidehiko Ichimura: t0254
Borrowing Constraints and the Returns to Schooling
with Stephen Cameron: w7761

Published: Cameron, Stephen V. and Christopher Taber. "Estimation Of Educational Borrowing Constraints Using Returns To Schooling," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(1,Feb), 132-182.

January 1999General Equilibrium Cost Benefit Analysis of Education and Tax Policies
with James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner: w6881

Published: Ranis, G. and L. K. Raut (eds.) Trade, Growth and Development: Essays in Honor of Professor T. N. Srinivasan. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science B. V., 1999.

March 1998Tax Policy and Human Capital Formation
with James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner: w6462

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 88, no. 2 (May 1998): 293-297. Published as "Human Capital Formation and General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tax and Tuition Policy", FS, Vol. 20, no. 1 (March 1999): 25-40. citation courtesy of

February 1998General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tuition Policy
with James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner: w6426

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 88, no. 2 (May 1998): 381-386. Published as "Human Capital Formation and General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tax and Tuition Policy", FS, Vol. 20, no. 1 (March 1999): 25-40. citation courtesy of

January 1998Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations with a Dynamic General Equilibrium Model of Labor Earnings with Heterogeneous Agents
with James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner: w6384

Published: Heckman, James J., Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber. "Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations With A Dynamic General Equilibrium Model Of Labor Earnings With Heterogeneous Agents," Review of Economic Dynamics, 1998, v1(1,Jan), 1-58. citation courtesy of

April 1996What Do Bureaucrats Do? The Effects of Performance Standards and Bureaucratic Preferences on Acceptance into the JTPA Program
with James J. Heckman, Jeffrey A. Smith: w5535

Published: Advances in the Study of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Growth: Reinventing Government and the Problem of Bureaucracy, Vol. 7, Libecap, Gary, ed., Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1996, pp. 191-217.

September 1994Accounting for Dropouts in Evaluations of Social Experiments
with James Heckman, Jeffrey Smith: t0166

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 80, no. 1 (1998): 1-14.

June 1994Econometric Mixture Models and More General Models for Unobservables in Duration Analysis
with James J. Heckman: t0157
 
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