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Parag A. Pathak

Department of Economics, E52-426
MIT
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Cambridge, MA 02139
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NBER Working Papers and Publications

October 2017Do Parents Value School Effectiveness?
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Jonathan Schellenberg, Christopher R. Walters: w23912
Gentrification and the Amenity Value of Crime Reductions: Evidence from Rent Deregulation
with David H. Autor, Christopher J. Palmer: w23914
March 2017Minimizing Justified Envy in School Choice: The Design of New Orleans' OneApp
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Yeon-Koo Che, Alvin E. Roth, Olivier Tercieux: w23265
September 2016The Efficiency of Race-Neutral Alternatives to Race-Based Affirmative Action: Evidence from Chicago's Exam Schools
with Glenn Ellison: w22589
March 2016Explicit vs. Statistical Preferential Treatment in Affirmative Action: Theory and Evidence from Chicago's Exam Schools
with Umut Dur, Tayfun Sönmez: w22109
December 2015Free to Choose: Can School Choice Reduce Student Achievement?
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Christopher R. Walters: w21839
November 2015Leveraging Lotteries for School Value-Added: Testing and Estimation
with Joshua Angrist, Peter Hull, Christopher Walters: w21748

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Peter D. Hull & Parag A. Pathak & Christopher R. Walters, 2017. "Leveraging Lotteries for School Value-Added: Testing and Estimation," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 132(2), pages 871-919. citation courtesy of

Research Design Meets Market Design: Using Centralized Assignment for Impact Evaluation
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Joshua D. Angrist, Yusuke Narita: w21705
September 2015The Distributional Consequences of Public School Choice
with Christopher Avery: w21525
August 2015Conflicts of Interest and the Realtor Commission Puzzle
with Panle Jia Barwick, Maisy Wong: w21489
March 2015The Welfare Effects of Coordinated Assignment: Evidence from the NYC HS Match
with Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Nikhil Agarwal: w21046
December 2014Charters Without Lotteries: Testing Takeovers in New Orleans and Boston
with Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Joshua D. Angrist, Peter D. Hull: w20792

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March 2014School Assignment and School Effectiveness
NBER Reporter 2014 number 1
January 2014Demand Modeling, Forecasting, and Counterfactuals, Part I
with Peng Shi: w19859
October 2013Small High Schools and Student Achievement: Lottery-Based Evidence from New York City
with Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Weiwei Hu: w19576
September 2013The Effects of Mandatory Transparency in Financial Market Design: Evidence from the Corporate Bond Market
with Paul Asquith, Thom Covert: w19417
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, Christopher R. Walters: w19275

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Sarah R. Cohodes & Susan M. Dynarski & Parag A. Pathak & Christopher R. Walters, 2016. "Stand and Deliver: Effects of Boston's Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 34(2), pages 000 - 000. citation courtesy of

April 2013The Demise of Walk Zones in Boston: Priorities vs. Precedence in School Choice
with Umut M. Dur, Scott Duke Kominers, Tayfun Sönmez: w18981
June 2012Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge Massachusetts
with David H. Autor, Christopher J. Palmer: w18125

Published: David H. Autor & Christopher J. Palmer & Parag A. Pathak, 2014. "Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge, Massachusetts," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 122(3), pages 661 - 717. citation courtesy of

August 2011Explaining Charter School Effectiveness
with Joshua D. Angrist, 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: 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

The Costs of Free Entry: An Empirical Study of Real Estate Agents in Greater Boston
with Panle Jia Barwick: w17227

Published: Panle Jia Barwick & Parag A. Pathak, 2015. "The costs of free entry: an empirical study of real estate agents in Greater Boston," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 46(1), pages 103-145, 03. citation courtesy of

February 2011School Admissions Reform in Chicago and England: Comparing Mechanisms by Their Vulnerability to Manipulation
with Tayfun Sönmez: w16783

Published: Parag A. Pathak & Tayfun S�nmez, 2013. "School Admissions Reform in Chicago and England: Comparing Mechanisms by Their Vulnerability to Manipulation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(1), pages 80-106, February. citation courtesy of

August 2010The Market for Borrowing Corporate Bonds
with Paul Asquith, Andrea S. Au, Thomas R. Covert: w16282

Published: Asquith, Paul & Au, Andrea S. & Covert, Thomas & Pathak, Parag A., 2013. "The market for borrowing corporate bonds," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 107(1), pages 155-182. citation courtesy of

June 2010Lotteries in Student Assignment: An Equivalence Result
with Jay Sethuraman: w16140

Published: Pathak, Parag A. & Jay Sethuraman. "Lotteries in student assignment: An equivalence result." Theoretical Economics 6, 1 (2011): 1-17. citation courtesy of

May 2010Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets
with Fuhito Kojima, Alvin E. Roth: w16028

Published: Parag A. Pathak & Alvin E. Roth, 2013. "Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 128(4), pages 1585-1632. citation courtesy of

February 2010Who Benefits from KIPP?
with Joshua D. Angrist, Susan M. Dynarski, Thomas J. Kane, 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: 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

April 2009Forced Sales and House Prices
with John Y. Campbell, Stefano Giglio: w14866

Published: John Y. Campbell & Stefano Giglio & Parag Pathak, 2011. "Forced Sales and House Prices," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 101(5), pages 2108-31, August. citation courtesy of

Strategy-proofness versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the New York City High School Match
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Alvin E. Roth: w14864

Published: Abdulkadiroğlu, Atila, Parag A. Pathak, and Alvin E. Roth. 2009. "Strategy-Proofness versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the NYC High School Match." American Economic Review, 99(5): 1954-78.

January 2006Changing the Boston School Choice Mechanism
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sonmez: w11965
April 2004Short Interest and Stock Returns
with Paul Asquith, Jay R. Ritter: w10434

Published: Asquith, Paul, Parag A. Pathak and Jay R. Ritter. "Short Interest, Institutional Ownership, And Stock Returns," Journal of Financial Economics, 2005, v78(2,Nov), 243-276.

 
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