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2019
w25847 Chelsea J. Richwine
Avi Dor
Ali Moghtaderi

Do Stricter Immunization Laws Improve Coverage? Evidence from the Repeal of Non-medical Exemptions for School Mandated Vaccines
w25829 Todd E. Elder
David N. Figlio
Scott A. Imberman
Claudia I. Persico

School Segregation and Racial Gaps in Special Education Identification
w25828 Todd Elder
David N. Figlio
Scott A. Imberman
Claudia Persico

The Role of Neonatal Health in the Incidence of Childhood Disability
w25822 Jack W. Britton
Jonathan Gruber

Do Income Contingent Student Loan Programs Distort Earnings? Evidence from the UK
w25809 Kacie Dragan
Ingrid Ellen
Sherry A. Glied

Does Gentrification Displace Poor Children? New Evidence from New York City Medicaid Data
w25796 Sarah Cohodes
Elizabeth Setren
Christopher R. Walters

Can Successful Schools Replicate? Scaling Up Boston's Charter School Sector
w25784 Jessica E. Pac
Ann P. Bartel
Christopher J. Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Paid Family Leave and Breastfeeding: Evidence from California
w25763 Angela Cools
Raquel Fernández
Eleonora Patacchini

Girls, Boys, and High Achievers
w25753 Eric Chyn
Samantha Gold
Justine S. Hastings

The Returns to Early-life Interventions for Very Low Birth Weight Children
w25752 Brian Beach
W. Walker Hanlon

Censorship, Family Planning, and the Historical Fertility Transition
w25738 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

Combining Administrative and Survey Data to Improve Income Measurement
w25737 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

An Empirical Total Survey Error Decomposition Using Data Combination
w25735 Marie Connolly
Miles Corak
Catherine Haeck

Intergenerational Mobility between and within Canada and the United States
w25730 Stephen B. Billings
Mark Hoekstra

Schools, Neighborhoods, and the Long-Run Effect of Crime-Prone Peers
w25723 James Andreoni
Amalia Di Girolamo
John A. List
Claire Mackevicius
Anya Samek

Risk Preferences of Children and Adolescents in Relation to Gender, Cognitive Skills, Soft Skills, and Executive Functions
w25704 Sabrin A. Beg
Adrienne M. Lucas
Waqas Halim
Umar Saif

Beyond the Basics: Improving Post-Primary Content Delivery through Classroom Technology
w25700 Philipp Ager
Leah Platt Boustan
Katherine Eriksson

The Intergenerational Effects of a Large Wealth Shock: White Southerners After the Civil War
w25689 D. Mark Anderson
Daniel I. Rees
Tianyi Wang

The Phenomenon of Summer Diarrhea and its Waning, 1910-1930
w25671 Amanda E. Kowalski
Counting Defiers
w25656 Andrea M. Kelly
Jason M. Lindo
Analisa Packham

The Power of the IUD: Effects of Expanding Access to Contraception Through Title X Clinics
w25648 Eric A. Hanushek
Paul E. Peterson
Laura M. Talpey
Ludger Woessmann

The Unwavering SES Achievement Gap: Trends in U.S. Student Performance
w25641 Wes Austin
Garth Heutel
Daniel Kreisman

School Bus Emissions, Student Health, and Academic Performance
w25630 Adam M. Lavecchia
Philip Oreopoulos
Robert S. Brown

Long-run Effects from Comprehensive Student Support: Evidence from Pathways to Education
w25626 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman

A Practical Method to Reduce Privacy Loss when Disclosing Statistics Based on Small Samples
w25618 Yiqun Chen
Petra Persson
Maria Polyakova

The Roots of Health Inequality and The Value of Intra-Family Expertise
w25612 Tito Boeri
Andrea Ichino
Enrico Moretti
Johanna Posch

Wage Equalization and Regional Misallocation: Evidence from Italian and German Provinces
w25608 Manisha Shah
Bryce Millett Steinberg

The Right to Education Act: Trends in Enrollment, Test Scores, and School Quality
w25605 Resul Cesur
Pinar Mine Gunes
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Socialized Healthcare and Women's Fertility Decisions
w25602 Nicholas W. Papageorge
Victor Ronda
Yu Zheng

The Economic Value of Breaking Bad: Misbehavior, Schooling and the Labor Market
w25600 Barbara Biasi
School Finance Equalization Increases Intergenerational Mobility: Evidence from a Simulated-Instruments Approach
w25597 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew E. Clark

Children, Unhappiness and Family Finances: Evidence from One Million Europeans
w25596 Daniela Del Boca
Christopher J. Flinn
Ewout Verriest
Matthew J. Wiswall

Actors in the Child Development Process
w25560 Meredith Fowlie
Edward A. Rubin
Reed Walker

Bringing Satellite-Based Air Quality Estimates Down to Earth
w25548 Jon Kleinberg
Jens Ludwig
Sendhil Mullainathan
Cass R. Sunstein

Discrimination In The Age Of Algorithms
w25538 Hilary W. Hoynes
Jesse Rothstein

Universal Basic Income in the US and Advanced Countries
w25535 Gaia Dossi
David N. Figlio
Paola Giuliano
Paola Sapienza

Born in the Family: Preferences for Boys and the Gender Gap in Math
w25533 Matthias Doepke
Giuseppe Sorrenti
Fabrizio Zilibotti

The Economics of Parenting
w25527 Dhaval M. Dave
Hope Corman
Ariel Kalil
Ofira Schwartz-Soicher
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Adolescent Social Behaviors
w25524 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Johanna Posch
Andreas Steinhauer
Josef Zweimüller

Child Penalties Across Countries: Evidence and Explanations
w25521 Kasey Buckles
Melanie E. Guldi
Lucie Schmidt

Fertility Trends in the United States, 1980-2017: The Role of Unintended Births
w25513 Orazio Attanasio
Teodora Boneva
Christopher Rauh

Parental Beliefs about Returns to Different Types of Investments in School Children
w25499 Manoj Mohanan
Katherine Donato
Grant Miller
Yulya Truskinovsky
Marcos Vera-Hernández

Different Strokes for Different Folks: Experimental Evidence on the Effectiveness of Input and Output Incentive Contracts for Health Care Providers with Varying Skills
w25495 Eric Gould
Avi Simhon
Bruce A. Weinberg

Does Parental Quality Matter? Evidence on the Transmission of Human Capital Using Variation in Parental Influence from Death, Divorce, and Family Size
w25489 Jennifer Heissel
Claudia Persico
David Simon

Does Pollution Drive Achievement? The Effect of Traffic Pollution on Academic Performance
w25486 Agustina Laurito
Amy Ellen Schwartz

Does School Lunch Fill the "SNAP Gap" at the End of the Month?
w25480 Dora Costa
Noelle Yetter
Heather DeSomer

The Impact of a Wartime Health Shock on the Postwar Socioeconomic Status and Mortality of Union Army Veterans and their Children
w25472 David N. Figlio
Umut Özek

An Extra Year to Learn English? Early Grade Retention and the Human Capital Development of English Learners
w25430 Stelios Michalopoulos
Melanie Meng Xue

Folklore
w25419 Anthony Bald
Eric Chyn
Justine S. Hastings
Margarita Machelett

The Causal Impact of Removing Children from Abusive and Neglectful Homes
2018
w25377 C. Justin Cook
Jason M. Fletcher
Angela Forgues

Multigenerational Effects of Early Life Health Shocks
w25368 C. Kirabo Jackson
Does School Spending Matter? The New Literature on an Old Question
w25356 Adrien Bouguen
Yue Huang
Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel

Using RCTs to Estimate Long-Run Impacts in Development Economics
w25349 Susan Dynarski
C.J. Libassi
Katherine Michelmore
Stephanie Owen

Closing the Gap: The Effect of a Targeted, Tuition-Free Promise on College Choices of High-Achieving, Low-Income Students
w25342 Diether Beuermann
C. Kirabo Jackson
Laia Navarro-Sola
Francisco Pardo

What is a Good School, and Can Parents Tell? Evidence on the Multidimensionality of School Output
w25335 James Gordon
Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Who's Minding the Kids? Experimental Evidence on the Demand for Child Care Quality
w25332 Victor Lavy
Assaf Kott
Genia Rachkovski

Does Remedial Education at Late Childhood Pay Off After All? Long-Run Consequences for University Schooling, Labor Market Outcomes and Inter-Generational Mobility
w25331 Diva Dhar
Tarun Jain
Seema Jayachandran

Reshaping Adolescents' Gender Attitudes: Evidence from a School-Based Experiment in India
w25324 Jason Fletcher
Joel Han

Intergenerational Mobility in Education: Variation in Geography and Time
w25320 Christopher J. Ruhm
Shackling the Identification Police?
w25306 Toshiaki Iizuka
Hitoshi Shigeoka

Free for Children? Patient Cost-sharing and Healthcare Utilization
w25305 Jennifer A. Heissel
Emma K. Adam
Jennifer L. Doleac
David N. Figlio
Jonathan Meer

Testing, Stress, and Performance: How Students Respond Physiologically to High-Stakes Testing
w25304 Dara Lee Luca
David E. Bloom

The Returns to Parental Health: Evidence from Indonesia
w25265 Richard Akresh
Daniel Halim
Marieke Kleemans

Long-term and Intergenerational Effects of Education: Evidence from School Construction in Indonesia
w25258 James C. Cox
Daniel Kreisman
Susan Dynarski

Designed to Fail: Effects of the Default Option and Information Complexity on Student Loan Repayment
w25255 Nicholas W. Papageorge
Seth Gershenson
Kyung Min Kang

Teacher Expectations Matter
w25254 Seth Gershenson
Cassandra M. D. Hart
Joshua Hyman
Constance Lindsay
Nicholas W. Papageorge

The Long-Run Impacts of Same-Race Teachers
w25209 D. Mark Anderson
Joseph J. Sabia
Erdal Tekin

Child Access Prevention Laws and Juvenile Firearm-Related Homicides
w25208 Michele Baggio
Alberto Chong
David Simon

Sex, Drugs, and Baby Booms: Can Behavior Overcome Biology?
w25167 Mohit Agrawal
Joseph G. Altonji
Richard K. Mansfield

Quantifying Family, School, and Location Effects in the Presence of Complementarities and Sorting
w25165 Anna Aizer
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Grandparents, Moms, or Dads? Why Children of Teen Mothers Do Worse in Life
w25147 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Nathaniel Hendren
Maggie R. Jones
Sonya R. Porter

The Opportunity Atlas: Mapping the Childhood Roots of Social Mobility
w25144 V. Joseph Hotz
Emily E. Wiemers
Joshua Rasmussen
Kate Maxwell Koegel

The Role of Parental Wealth and Income in Financing Children's College Attendance and Its Consequences
w25143 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag
Robert M. Goerge

Errors in Survey Reporting and Imputation and their Effects on Estimates of Food Stamp Program Participation
w25080 Thomas Dee
Mark Murphy

Vanished Classmates: The Effects of Local Immigration Enforcement on Student Enrollment
w25060 Lars J. Lefgren
Olga B. Stoddard
John E. Stovall

Are Two Bads Better Than One? A Model of Sensory Limitations
w25059 Orazio Attanasio
Helen Baker-Henningham
Raquel Bernal
Costas Meghir
Diana Pineda
Marta Rubio-Codina

Early Stimulation and Nutrition: The Impacts of a Scalable Intervention
w25036 Philip Oreopoulos
Richard W. Patterson
Uros Petronijevic
Nolan G. Pope

When Studying and Nudging Don't Go as Planned: Unsuccessful Attempts to Help Traditional and Online College Students
w25027 D. Mark Anderson
Kerwin Kofi Charles
Daniel I. Rees

Public Health Efforts and the Decline in Urban Mortality
w25018 Andrew Goodman-Bacon
Difference-in-Differences with Variation in Treatment Timing
w24992 Philip Oreopoulos
Uros Petronijevic
Christine Logel
Graham Beattie

Improving Non-Academic Student Outcomes Using Online and Text-Message Coaching
w24986 Nora E. Gordon
Krista J. Ruffini

School Nutrition and Student Discipline: Effects of Schoolwide Free Meals
w24962 Adrienne M. Lucas
Nicholas L. Wilson

Schooling, Wealth, Risky Sexual Behavior, and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa
w24958 Richard Murphy
Felix Weinhardt

Top of the Class: The Importance of Ordinal Rank
w24955 Janet M. Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Understanding Physician Decision Making: The Case of Depression
w24945 Joshua Goodman
Oded Gurantz
Jonathan Smith

Take Two! SAT Retaking and College Enrollment Gaps
w24933 Esra Kose
Elira Kuka
Na'ama Shenhav

Who Benefited from Women's Suffrage?
w24922 Victor Lavy
Edith Sand
Moses Shayo

Charity Begins at Home (and at School): Effects of Religion-Based Discrimination in Education
w24920 Diether W. Beuermann
C. Kirabo Jackson

The Short and Long-Run Effects of Attending The Schools that Parents Prefer
w24913 Melanie Guldi
Amelia Hawkins
Jeffrey Hemmeter
Lucie Schmidt

Supplemental Security Income and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Birth Weight Eligibility Cutoffs
w24911 Daniel O. Gilligan
Naureen Karachiwalla
Ibrahim Kasirye
Adrienne M. Lucas
Derek Neal

Educator Incentives and Educational Triage in Rural Primary Schools
w24885 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes: Reconciling a Messy Literature
w24882 Adrienne Lucas
Nicholas Wilson

Does Television Kill Your Sex Life? Microeconometric Evidence from 80 Countries
w24876 Isaac Mbiti
Karthik Muralidharan
Mauricio Romero
Youdi Schipper
Constantine Manda
Rakesh Rajani

Inputs, Incentives, and Complementarities in Education: Experimental Evidence from Tanzania
w24872 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ethan G. Lewis

Distributing the Green (Cards): Permanent Residency and Personal Income Taxes after the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986
w24870 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World
w24857 Ariella Kahn-Lang
Kevin Lang

The Promise and Pitfalls of Differences-in-Differences: Reflections on '16 and Pregnant' and Other Applications
w24848 Achyuta Adhvaryu
Anant Nyshadham
Teresa Molina
Jorge Tamayo

Helping Children Catch Up: Early Life Shocks and the PROGRESA Experiment
w24847 Achyuta Adhvaryu
Steven Bednar
Anant Nyshadham
Teresa Molina
Quynh Nguyen

When It Rains It Pours: The Long-run Economic Impacts of Salt Iodization in the United States
w24836 Annika B. Bergbauer
Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Testing
w24832 Corneliu Bolbocean
Frances A. Tylavsky
James E. West

U.S. Safety Net Programs and Early Life Skills Formation: Results from a Prospective Longitudinal Cohort Study
w24827 Kalena E. Cortes
Hans Fricke
Susanna Loeb
David S. Song

Too little or too much? Actionable Advice in an Early-Childhood Text Messaging Experiment
w24821 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Yingquan Song
Qu Tang
Peng Zhang

Temperature and High-Stakes Cognitive Performance: Evidence from the National College Entrance Examination in China
w24819 William N. Evans
Craig Garthwaite
Timothy J. Moore

Guns and Violence: The Enduring Impact of Crack Cocaine Markets on Young Black Males
w24813 Barbara Biasi
The Labor Market for Teachers Under Different Pay Schemes
w24802 Janet Currie
Michael Mueller-Smith
Maya Rossin-Slater

Violence while in Utero: The Impact of Assaults During Pregnancy on Birth Outcomes
w24770 Randall Akee
William Copeland
E. Jane Costello
John B. Holbein
Emilia Simeonova

Family Income and the Intergenerational Transmission of Voting Behavior: Evidence from an Income Intervention
w24762 Erin T. Bronchetti
Garret S. Christensen
Hilary W. Hoynes

Local Food Prices, SNAP Purchasing Power, and Child Health
w24753 Miriam Gensowski
Torben Heien Nielsen
Nete Munk Nielsen
Maya Rossin-Slater
Miriam Wüst

Childhood Health Shocks, Comparative Advantage, and Long-Term Outcomes: Evidence from the Last Danish Polio Epidemic
w24747 Hugh Macartney
Robert McMillan
Uros Petronijevic

Teacher Performance and Accountability Incentives
w24740 Ilyana Kuziemko
Jessica Pan
Jenny Shen
Ebonya Washington

The Mommy Effect: Do Women Anticipate the Employment Effects of Motherhood?
w24731 Marcella Alsan
Crystal Yang

Fear and the Safety Net: Evidence from Secure Communities
w24725 Brian Beach
Joseph P. Ferrie
Martin H. Saavedra

Fetal Shock or Selection? The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and Human Capital Development
w24691 Anna V. Chorniy
Janet Currie
Lyudmyla Sonchak

Does Prenatal WIC Participation Improve Child Outcomes?
w24670 Nur Cahyadi
Rema Hanna
Benjamin A. Olken
Rizal Adi Prima
Elan Satriawan
Ekki Syamsulhakim

Cumulative Impacts of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Experimental Evidence from Indonesia
w24644 Christopher S. Carpenter
Casey Warman

Do 'All-Age' Bicycle Helmet Laws Work? Evidence from Canada
w24623 Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt
Josselin Thuilliez

Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States
w24610 Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Parents' Beliefs About Their Children's Academic Ability: Implications for Educational Investments
w24607 Karen Clay
Margarita Portnykh
Edson Severnini

Toxic Truth: Lead and Fertility
w24594 Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Safety Net Investments in Children
w24573 Han Yu
Naci Mocan

The Impact of High School Curriculum on Confidence, Academic Success, and Mental and Physical Well-Being of University Students
w24567 Bruce D. Meyer
Derek Wu

The Poverty Reduction of Social Security and Means-Tested Transfers
w24537 Jesse Rothstein
Inequality of Educational Opportunity? Schools as Mediators of the Intergenerational Transmission of Income
w24530 Kieron Barclay
Torkild Lyngstad
Dalton Conley

The Production of Inequalities within Families and Across Generations: The Intergenerational Effects of Birth Order and Family Size on Educational Attainment
w24515 Ran Abramitzky
Victor Lavy
Santiago Pérez

The Long-Term Spillover Effects of Changes in the Return to Schooling
w24499 Sarah Hamersma
Johanna Catherine Maclean

Insurance Expansions and Children's Use of Substance Use Disorder Treatment
w24493 David Card
Alessandra Fenizia
David Silver

The Health Effects of Cesarean Delivery for Low-Risk First Births
w24477 Patrick M. Kline
Christopher R. Walters

On Heckits, LATE, and Numerical Equivalence
w24471 Sean P. Corcoran
Jennifer L. Jennings
Sarah R. Cohodes
Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj

Leveling the Playing Field for High School Choice: Results from a Field Experiment of Informational Interventions
w24452 Jesse K. Anttila-Hughes
Lia C.H. Fernald
Paul J. Gertler
Patrick Krause
Bruce Wydick

Mortality from Nestlé's Marketing of Infant Formula in Low and Middle-Income Countries
w24450 Christopher J. Doss
Erin M. Fahle
Susanna Loeb
Benjamin N. York

More than Just a Nudge: Supporting Kindergarten Parents with Differentiated and Personalized Text-Messages
w24441 Raj Chetty
Nathaniel Hendren
Maggie R. Jones
Sonya R. Porter

Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: An Intergenerational Perspective
w24440 Janet Currie
Jonas Y. Jin
Molly Schnell

U.S. Employment and Opioids: Is There a Connection?
w24438 Sarah Bana
Kelly Bedard
Maya Rossin-Slater

The Impacts of Paid Family Leave Benefits: Regression Kink Evidence from California Administrative Data
w24428 Susan Dynarski
Daniel Hubbard
Brian Jacob
Silvia Robles

Estimating the Effects of a Large For-Profit Charter School Operator
w24410 Emilia Simeonova
Janet Currie
Peter Nilsson
Reed Walker

Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health
w24408 Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham
Isaac Sorkin
Henry Swift

Bartik Instruments: What, When, Why, and How
w24355 Kasey Buckles
Daniel Hungerman
Steven Lugauer

Is Fertility a Leading Economic Indicator?
w24340 David Slusky
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Sunlight and Protection Against Influenza
w24315 Elira Kuka
Na'ama Shenhav
Kevin Shih

Do Human Capital Decisions Respond to the Returns to Education? Evidence from DACA
w24303 Susan W. Parker
Tom Vogl

Do Conditional Cash Transfers Improve Economic Outcomes in the Next Generation? Evidence from Mexico
w24300 Susan Payne Carter
Abigail Wozniak

Making Big Changes: The Impact of Moves on Marriage among U.S. Army Personnel
w24296 Gordon B. Dahl
Anne C. Gielen

Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance
w24227 Manudeep Bhuller
Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Intergenerational Effects of Incarceration
w24225 Titus J. Galama
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Hans van Kippersluis

The Effect of Education on Health and Mortality: A Review of Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Evidence.
w24219 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Jakob Egholt Søgaard

Children and Gender Inequality: Evidence from Denmark
w24203 C. Kirabo Jackson
Cora Wigger
Heyu Xiong

Do School Spending Cuts Matter? Evidence from the Great Recession
w24191 Michael Gilraine
Hugh Macartney
Robert McMillan

Education Reform in General Equilibrium: Evidence from California's Class Size Reduction

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