Department of Economics
University of California, Berkeley
530 Evans Hall, #3880
Berkeley, CA 94720
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow
Institutional Affiliation: University of California at Berkeley
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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|February 2020||The Determinants of Income Segregation and Intergenerational Mobility: Using Test Scores to Measure Undermatching|
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Emmanuel Saez, Nicholas Turner: w26748
|January 2019||Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century|
with Matthew Smith, Owen M. Zidar, Eric Zwick: w25442
Published: Matthew Smith & Danny Yagan & Owen Zidar & Eric Zwick, 2019. "Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century*," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol 134(4), pages 1675-1745.
|September 2017||Employment Hysteresis from the Great Recession|
Published: Danny Yagan, 2019. "Employment Hysteresis from the Great Recession," Journal of Political Economy, vol 127(5), pages 2505-2558.
|July 2017||Mobility Report Cards: The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility|
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Emmanuel Saez, Nicholas Turner: w23618
|October 2015||Business in the United States: Who Owns it and How Much Tax Do They Pay?|
with Michael Cooper, John McClelland, James Pearce, Richard Prisinzano, Joseph Sullivan, Owen Zidar, Eric Zwick: w21651
|March 2015||Capital Tax Reform and the Real Economy: The Effects of the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut|
Published: Danny Yagan, 2015. "Capital Tax Reform and the Real Economy: The Effects of the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut," American Economic Review, vol 105(12), pages 3531-3563. citation courtesy of
|July 2014||Riding the Bubble? Chasing Returns into Illiquid Assets|
|Supply vs. Demand under an Affirmative Action Ban: Estimates from UC Law Schools|
Published: Danny Yagan, 2016. "Supply vs. demand under an affirmative action ban: Estimates from UC law schools," Journal of Public Economics, vol 137, pages 38-50. citation courtesy of
|June 2014||Business in the United States: Who Owns It, and How Much Tax Do They Pay?|
with Michael Cooper, John McClelland, James Pearce, Richard Prisinzano, Joseph Sullivan, Owen Zidar, Eric Zwick
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 30, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
|September 2010||How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence From Project STAR|
with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Nathaniel Hilger, Emmanuel Saez, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach: w16381
Published: Raj Chetty & John N. Friedman & Nathaniel Hilger & Emmanuel Saez & Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach & Danny Yagan, 2011. "How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence from Project Star," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(4), pages 1593-1660. citation courtesy of
|June 2009||Optimal Taxation in Theory and Practice|
with N. Gregory Mankiw, Matthew Weinzierl: w15071
Published: N. Gregory Mankiw & Matthew Weinzierl & Danny Yagan, 2009.
"Optimal Taxation in Theory and Practice,"
Journal of Economic Perspectives,
American Economic Association, vol. 23(4), pages 147-74, Fall.
citation courtesy of