Does Disclosure affect CEO Pay Setting? Evidence from the Passage of the 1934 Securities and Exchange Act, March 2016.
Does Transparency Lead to Pay Compression?, Forthcoming, Journal of Political Economy.
Employment Effects of the ACA Medicaid Expansions, with Pauline Leung, January 2016.
“Peer Effects on Worker Output in the Laboratory Generalize to the Field”, with Daniel Herbst, Science, 350(6260), October 2015.
“Potential Unemployment Insurance Duration and Labor Supply: The Individual and Market-Level Response to a Benefit Cut”, with Andrew Johnston, August 2015, Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Political Economy.
“The Effect of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment Insurance Receipt: New Evidence from a Regression Kink Design in Missouri, 2003-2013”, with David Card, Andrew Johnston, Pauline Leung, and Zhuan Pei, American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings (May 2015).
The Evolution of Rotation Group Bias: Will the Real Unemployment Rate Please Stand Up?, with Alan Krueger and Xiaotong Niu, Forthcoming, Review of Economics and Statistics.
Do Credit Market Shocks Affect the Real Economy? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the Great Recession and 'Normal' Economic Times, with Michael Greenstone and Hoai-Luu Nguyen, September 2015. First version: November 2012. Revise and Resubmit, AEJ: Economic Policy.
Inequality at Work: the Effect of Peer Salaries on Job Satisfaction, with David Card, Enrico Moretti and Emmanuel Saez, American Economic Review, October 2012.
Long-run Impacts of Unions on Firms: New Evidence from Financial Markets, 1961-1999, with David Lee, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 127(1), 2012 (Web Appendix here)
Are Mixed Neighborhoods Always Unstable? Two-Sided and One-Sided Tipping, with David Card and Jesse Rothstein, Neighborhood and Life Chances: How Place Matters in Modern America?, Harriet Newburger, Eugenie Birch, and Susan Wachter, eds., University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.
Peers at Work, with Enrico Moretti, American Economic Review, 99(1), 2009
Racial Bias in the 2008 Presidential Election, with Enrico Moretti, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings , 99(2), 2009
Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation, with David Card and Jesse Rothstein, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 123(1), 2008
Labour Unrest and the Quality of Production: Evidence from the Construction Equipment Resale Market, Review of Economic Studies, 71(1), 2008
Does Post-Accident Drug Testing Reduce Injuries? Evidence from a Large Retail Chain, with Alison Morantz, American Law and Economics Review, 10(2), 2008
Welfare Reform, Time-Limits and Infant Health, with Jonathan Leonard, Journal of Health Economics, 27, 2008
Pay, Reference Points, and Police Performance, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 121(3), 2006
Strikes, Scabs and Tread Separations: Labor Strife and the Production of Defective Bridgestone/Firestone Tires, with Alan Krueger, Journal of Political Economy, 2004