Goldman School of Public Policy and
Department of Economics
University of California, Berkeley
2607 Hearst Avenue #7320
Berkeley, CA 94720-7320
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Information about this author at RePEc
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|April 2018||Inequality of Educational Opportunity? Schools as Mediators of the Intergenerational Transmission of Income|
|June 2017||Scraping By: Income and Program Participation After the Loss of Extended Unemployment Benefits|
with Robert G. Valletta: w23528
Published: Jesse Rothstein & Robert G. Valletta, 2017. "Scraping by: Income and Program Participation After the Loss of Extended Unemployment Benefits," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, vol 36(4), pages 880-908. citation courtesy of
|September 2016||Social Experiments in the Labor Market|
with Till von Wachter: w22585
|July 2016||The Measurement of Student Ability in Modern Assessment Systems|
with Brian Jacob: w22434
Published: Brian Jacob & Jesse Rothstein, 2016. "The Measurement of Student Ability in Modern Assessment Systems," Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol 30(3), pages 85-108. citation courtesy of
|March 2016||Tax Policy Toward Low-Income Families|
with Hilary Hoynes: w22080
|February 2016||School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement|
with Julien Lafortune, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach: w22011
Published: Julien Lafortune & Jesse Rothstein & Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach, 2018. "School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, vol 10(2), pages 1-26.
|October 2015||The Earned Income Tax Credit|
with Austin Nichols
in Economics of Means-Tested Transfer Programs in the United States, volume 1, Robert A. Moffitt, editor
|May 2015||The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)|
with Austin Nichols: w21211
|November 2013||Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession|
with Andreas I. Mueller, Till M. von Wachter: w19672
Published: Andreas I. Mueller & Jesse Rothstein & Till M. von Wachter, 2016. "Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession," Journal of Labor Economics, vol 34(S1), pages S445-S475.
|May 2013||Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession|
with Andreas I. Mueller, Till M. von Wachter
in Labor Markets in the Aftermath of the Great Recession, David Card and Alexandre Mas, organizers
|September 2012||Teacher Quality Policy When Supply Matters|
Published: Jesse Rothstein, 2015. "Teacher Quality Policy When Supply Matters," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 105(1), pages 100-130, January. citation courtesy of
|March 2012||The Labor Market Four Years Into the Crisis: Assessing Structural Explanations|
Published: Jesse Rothstein, 2012. "The Labor Market Four Years into the Crisis: Assessing Structural Explanations," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 65(3), pages 437-500, July. citation courtesy of
|November 2011||Permanent Income and the Black-White Test Score Gap|
with Nathan Wozny: w17610
Published: Jesse Rothstein & Nathan Wozny, 2013. "Permanent Income and the Black-White Test Score Gap," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 48(3), pages 510-544. citation courtesy of
|October 2011||Unemployment Insurance and Job Search in the Great Recession|
Published: Jesse Rothstein, 2011. "Unemployment Insrance and Job Search in the Great Recession," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 43(2 (Fall)), pages 143-213. citation courtesy of
|May 2009||Is the EITC Equivalent to an NIT? Conditional Cash Transfers and Tax Incidence|
Published: Rothstein, Jesse. 2010. "Is the EITC as Good as an NIT? Conditional Cash Transfers and Tax Incidence." American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2(1): 177-208. DOI: 10.1257/pol.2.1.177
|January 2009||Student sorting and bias in value added estimation: Selection on observables and unobservables|
Published: Jesse Rothstein, 2009. "Student Sorting and Bias in Value-Added Estimation: Selection on Observables and Unobservables," Education Finance and Policy, MIT Press, vol. 4(4), pages 537-571, October. citation courtesy of
|December 2008||The Value of School Facilities: Evidence from a Dynamic Regression Discontinuity Design|
with Stephanie Riegg Cellini, Fernando Ferreira: w14516
Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2010) 125 (1): 215-261. doi: 10.1162/qjec.2010.125.1.215
|November 2008||Are Mixed Neighborhoods Always Unstable? Two-Sided and One-Sided Tipping|
with David Card, Alexandre Mas: w14470
|October 2008||Teacher Quality in Educational Production: Tracking, Decay, and Student Achievement|
Published: Jesse Rothstein, 2010.
"Teacher Quality in Educational Production: Tracking, Decay, and Student Achievement,"
The Quarterly Journal of Economics,
MIT Press, vol. 125(1), pages 175-214, February.
citation courtesy of
|August 2008||Mismatch in Law School|
with Albert Yoon: w14275
|Affirmative Action in Law School Admissions: What Do Racial Preferences Do?|
with Albert H. Yoon: w14276
|Selection Bias in College Admissions Test Scores|
with Melissa Clark, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach: w14265
Published: Clark, Melissa & Rothstein, Jesse & Schanzenbach, Diane Whitmore, 2009.
"Selection bias in college admissions test scores,"
Economics of Education Review,
Elsevier, vol. 28(3), pages 295-307, June.
citation courtesy of
|May 2007||Constrained After College: Student Loans and Early Career Occupational Choices|
with Cecilia Elena Rouse: w13117
- Rothstein, Jesse & Rouse, Cecilia Elena, 2011. "Constrained after college: Student loans and early-career occupational choices," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pages 149-163. citation courtesy of
- Rothstein, Jesse & Rouse, Cecilia Elena, 2011. "Constrained after college: Student loans and early-career occupational choices," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1-2), pages 149-163, February.
|April 2007||Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation|
with David Card, Alexandre Mas: w13052
Published: David Card & Alexandre Mas & Jesse Rothstein, 2008. "Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 123(1), pages 177-218, 02. citation courtesy of
|March 2006||Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap|
with David Card: w12078
Published: Card, David and Jesse Rothstein. “Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap.” Journal of Public Economics 91, 11-12 (December 2007): 2158-2184. citation courtesy of
|June 2005||Race, Income, and College in 25 Years: The Continuing Legacy of Segregation and Discrimination|
with Alan Krueger, Sarah Turner: w11445
Published: Krueger, Alan, Jesse Rothstein and Sarah Turner. “Race, Income and College in 25 Years: Evaluating Justice O'Connor's Conjecture.” American Law and Economics Review 8, 2 (2006): 282–311.
|March 2005||Does Competition Among Public Schools Benefit Students and Taxpayers? A Comment on Hoxby (2000)|
Published: "Does Competition Among Public Schools Benefit Students and Taxpayers? A Comment on Hoxby (2000)." American Economic Review 97(5), December 2007, pp. 2026-2037.
|August 2004||Good Principals or Good Peers? Parental Valuation of School Characteristics, Tiebout Equilibrium, and the Effects of Inter-district Competition|
Published: Rothstein, Jesse M. "Good Principals Or Good Peers? Parental Valuation Of School Characteristics, Tiebout Equilibrium, And The Incentive Effects Of Competition Among Jurisdictions," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(4,Sep), 1333-1350.