Irving B. Harris Professor of Urban Policy
Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago
1155 E. 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Chicago
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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|January 2020||The Wage Penalty of Regional Accents|
with Andreas Steinmayr, Joachim Winter: w26719
|January 2018||The Introduction of Tasers and Police Use of Force: Evidence from the Chicago Police Department|
with Bocar Ba: w24202
|November 2017||New Evidence of Generational Progress for Mexican Americans|
with Brian Duncan, Ana Sofia Leon, Stephen J. Trejo: w24067
Published: Brian Duncan & Jeffrey Grogger & Ana Sofia Leon & Stephen J. Trejo, 2019. "New Evidence of Generational Progress for Mexican Americans," Labour Economics, .
|May 2015||Soda Taxes and the Prices of Sodas and Other Drinks: Evidence from Mexico|
Published: Jeffrey Grogger, 2017. "Soda Taxes And The Prices of Sodas And Other Drinks: Evidence From Mexico," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol 99(2), pages 481-498.
|April 2015||Does Exposure to Economics Bring New Majors to the Field? Evidence from a natural Experiment.|
with Hans Fricke, Andreas Steinmayr: w21130
|February 2013||Bounding the Effects of Social Experiments: Accounting for Attrition in Administrative Data|
Published: J. Grogger, 2012. "Bounding the Effects of Social Experiments: Accounting for Attrition in Administrative Data," Evaluation Review, vol 36(6), pages 449-474.
|Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-Born PhDs in the US|
with Gordon H. Hanson: w18780
Published: Jeffrey Grogger and Gordon H. Hanson, "Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-Born PhDs in the United States," Journal of Labor Economics 33, no. S1 (Part 2, July 2015): S5-S38.
|October 2012||Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-born PhDs in the United States|
with Gordon H. Hanson
in US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy, Sarah Turner and William Kerr, organizers
|September 2011||Substitution Between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups|
with George J. Borjas, Gordon H. Hanson: w17461
Published: “Comment: Substitution between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups.” Journal of the European Economic Association, 10(1), 2012. (with George Borjas and Jeffrey Grogger)
|January 2011||Decreasing Delinquency, Criminal Behavior, and Recidivism by Intervening on Psychological Factors Other than Cognitive Ability: A Review of the Intervention Literature|
with Patrick L. Hill, Brent W. Roberts, Jonathan Guryan, Karen Sixkiller: w16698
|January 2010||Decreasing Delinquency, Criminal Behavior, and Recidivism by Intervening on Psychological Factors Other Than Cognitive Ability: A Review of the Intervention Literature|
with Patrick L. Hill, Brent W. Roberts, Jonathan Guryan, Karen Sixkiller
in Controlling Crime: Strategies and Tradeoffs, Philip Cook, Jens Ludwig, Justin McCrary, editors
|March 2008||Imperfect Substitution between Immigrants and Natives: A Reappraisal|
with George J. Borjas, Gordon H. Hanson: w13887
|February 2008||Income Maximization and the Selection and Sorting of International Migrants|
with Gordon H. Hanson: w13821
forthcoming in Grogger, Jeffrey and Gordon H. Hanson. "Income Maximization and the Selection and Sorting of International Migrants." Journal of Development Economics 95, 1 (2011): 42-57. citation courtesy of
|October 2007||The Effects of Work-Conditioned Transfers on Marriage and Child Well-Being: A Review|
with Lynn Karoly: w13485
Published: Jeffrey Grogger & LynnA. Karoly, 2009. "The Effects of Work-Conditioned Transfers on Marriage and Child Well-Being: A Review," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 119(535), pages F15-F37, 02. citation courtesy of
|September 2006||Immigration and African-American Employment Opportunities: The Response of Wages, Employment, and Incarceration to Labor Supply Shocks|
with George J. Borjas, Gordon H. Hanson: w12518
|October 2005||Markov Forecasting Methods for Welfare Caseloads|
Published: Grogger, Jeffrey, 2007. "Markov forecasting methods for welfare caseloads," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 29(7), pages 900-911, July. citation courtesy of
|September 2005||Welfare Reform, Returns to Experience, and Wages: Using Reservation Wages to Account for Sample Selection Bias|
Published: Jeffrey Grogger, 2009.
"Welfare Reform, Returns to Experience, and Wages: Using Reservation Wages to Account for Sample Selection Bias,"
The Review of Economics and Statistics,
MIT Press, vol. 91(3), pages 490-502, 02.
citation courtesy of
|August 2003||Parental Medicaid Expansions and Health Insurance Coverage|
with Anna Aizer: w9907
|February 2003||Welfare Transitions in the 1990s: The Economy, Welfare Policy, and the EITC|
- Grogger, Jeffrey. "The Effects Of Time Limits, The EITC, And Other Policy Changes On Welfare Use, Work, And Income Among Female-headed Families," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, v85(2,May), 394-408.
- Jeffrey Grogger, 2004. "Welfare transitions in the 1990s: The economy, welfare policy, and the EITC," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(4), pages 671-695. citation courtesy of
|March 2001||The Effects of Time Limits and Other Policy Changes on Welfare Use, Work, and Income Among Female-Headed Families|
Published: Grogger, Jeffrey. "The Effects Of Time Limits, The EITC, And Other Policy Changes On Welfare Use, Work, And Income Among Female-headed Families," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, v85(2,May), 394-408.
|September 2000||The Impact of Grading Standards on Student Achievement, Educational Attainment, and Entry-Level Earnings|
with Julian R. Betts: w7875
Published: Betts, Julian R. & Grogger, Jeff, 2003. "The impact of grading standards on student achievement, educational attainment, and entry-level earnings," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 22(4), pages 343-352, August. citation courtesy of
|May 2000||Time Limits and Welfare Use|
Published: Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 39, no. 2 (Spring 2004): 405-424 citation courtesy of
|April 2000||Medicaid Expansions and Welfare Contractions: Offsetting Effects on Prenatal Care and Infant Health?|
with Janet Currie: w7667
Published: Currie, Janet and Jeffrey Grogger. "Medicaid Expansions And Welfare Contractions: Offsetting Effects On Prenatal Care And Infant Health?," Journal of Health Economics, 2002, v21(2,Mar), 313-335. citation courtesy of
|September 1999||Welfare Dynamics Under Time Limits|
with Charles Michalopoulos: w7353
Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 111, no. 3 (June 2003): 530-554 citation courtesy of
|January 1998||The Introduction of Crack Cocaine and the Rise in Urban Crime Rates|
with Mike Willis: w6353
Published: Grogger, J. and Michael Willis. “The Emergence of Crack Cocaine and the Rise in Urban Crime Rates.” Review of Economics and Statistics, November 2000.
|May 1997||The Effect of Welfare Payments on the Marriage and Fertility Behavior of Unwed Mothers: Results from a Twins Experiment|
with Stephen G. Bronars: w6047
Published: Grogger, Jeff and Stephen G. Bronars. "The Effect Of Welfare Payments On The Marriage And Fertility Behavior Of Unwed Mothers: Results From A Twins Experiment," Journal of Political Economy, 2001, v109(3,Jun), 529-545. citation courtesy of
|April 1997||Local Violence, Educational Attainment, and Teacher Pay|
Published: Grogger, Jeffrey. "Local Violence And Educational Attainment," Journal of Human Resources, 1997, v32(4,Fall), 659-682.
|March 1997||Market Wages and Youth Crime|
Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 16, no. 4 (October 1998): 756-791 citation courtesy of