David S. Lee
Industrial Relations Section
Louis A. Simpson International Bldg.
Princeton, NJ 08544
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Princeton University
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|February 2019||Are Sufficient Statistics Necessary? Nonparametric Measurement of Deadweight Loss from Unemployment Insurance|
with Pauline Leung, Christopher J. O'Leary, Zhuan Pei, Simon Quach: w25574
|October 2016||Regression Kink Design: Theory and Practice|
with David Card, Zhuan Pei, Andrea Weber: w22781
|November 2012||Nonlinear Policy Rules and the Identification and Estimation of Causal Effects in a Generalized Regression Kink Design|
with David Card, Zhuan Pei, Andrea Weber: w18564
|May 2010||Program Evaluation and Research Designs|
with John DiNardo: w16016
Published: “Program Evaluation and Research Designs” with John DiNard o, in Handbook of Labor Economics, Volume 4A , Orley Ashenfelter and David Card, ed., Elsevier B.V., 2011.
|February 2009||Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics|
with Thomas Lemieux: w14723
Published: David S. Lee & Thomas Lemieux, 2010.
"Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics,"
Journal of Economic Literature,
American Economic Association, vol. 48(2), pages 281-355, June.
citation courtesy of
|Long-Run Impacts of Unions on Firms: New Evidence from Financial Markets, 1961-1999|
with Alexandre Mas: w14709
Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012) 127 (1): 333-378. doi: 10.1093/qje/qjr058 First published online: January 16, 2012 citation courtesy of
|September 2008||Optimal Minimum Wage Policy in Competitive Labor Markets|
with Emmanuel Saez: w14320
Published: David Lee & Emmanuel Saez, 2012. "Optimal minimum wage policy in competitive labor markets," Journal of Public Economics, vol 96(9-10), pages 739-749. citation courtesy of
|March 2006||Regression Discontinuity Inference with Specification Error|
with David Card: t0322
|October 2005||Training, Wages, and Sample Selection: Estimating Sharp Bounds on Treatment Effects|
Published: Lee, David. “Training, Wages, and Sample Selection: Estimating Sharp Bounds on Treatment Effects.” Review of Economic Studies 76(3), 1071-1102. 2009
|July 2005||Crime, Punishment, and Myopia|
with Justin McCrary: w11491
|July 2004||Economic Impacts of Unionization on Private Sector Employers: 1984-2001|
with John DiNardo: w10598
Published: DiNardo, John and David S. Lee. “Economic Impacts of New Unionization on U.S. Private Sector Employers: 1984-2001." Quarterly Journal of Economics 119, 4 (2004): 1383-1442.
|June 2004||The Costs of Low Birth Weight|
with Douglas Almond, Kenneth Y. Chay: w10552
Published: Almond, Douglas, Kenneth Y. Chay and David S. Lee. "The Costs Of Low Birth Weight," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, v120(3,Aug), 1031-1083. citation courtesy of
|November 2002||Credibility and Policy Convergence: Evidence from U.S. House Roll Call Voting Records|
with Enrico Moretti, Matthew J. Butler: w9315
|June 2002||Trimming for Bounds on Treatment Effects with Missing Outcomes|
|The Impact of Unionization on Establishment Closure: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Representation Elections|
with John DiNardo: w8993
|August 2001||The Electoral Advantage to Incumbency and Voters' Valuation of Politicians' Experience: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Elections to the U.S...|