"Chinese Yellow Dust and Korean Infant Health." Social Science and Medicine. (2017), 186, pp.78-86. Co-authored with Deokrye Baek and Naci Mocan [NBER WP 21613]

"Life Satisfaction and Preferences over Economic Growth and Institutional Quality." Journal of Labor Research. (2017), 38(1), pp.100-121. Co-authored with Junyue Xu. [Working paper version]

"Child-custody reform and the Division of Labor in the Household." Review of the Economics of the Household (2015). DOI 10.1007/s11150-015-9282-0. Co-authored with John Nunley and Alan Seals. [Working paper version]

"Crime and International Tourism." Journal of Labor Research. (2014), 35, pp. 1-14.  [Working paper version]

"Education, Cognition, Health Knowledge, and Health Behavior." European Journal of Health Economics. (2014), 15(3), pp. 265-279. Co-authored with Naci Mocan. [Working paper version]

"Salaries and Work Effort: An Analysis of the European Union Parliamentarians." Economic Journal. (2013), 123(573), pp. 1130-1167. Co-authored with Naci Mocan. [Working paper version]

"Crime and Unemployment: Evidence from Europe." International Review of Law and Economics. (2012), 32(1), pp. 145-157. [Working paper version]

"The Impact of Education on Health Knowledge." Economics of Education Review. (2011), 30(5), pp. 792-812. Co-authored with Colin Cannonier and Naci Mocan. [Earlier working paper version: NBER WP 16422.]

"Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy." Journal of Labor Research. (2010), 31(2), pp. 99-123. Co-authored with Naci Mocan. [Earlier working paper version: NBER WP 15994.] [A citation of this paper in the popular press]

Working Papers:

"Does It Matter How and How Much Politicians are Paid?" Co-authored with S. Elif Filiz and Erdal Tekin [Working Paper] Under Revision for Resubmission to Journal of Law and Economics.

"Women's Bargaining Power and the Pill." Co-authored with Nicolas L. Ziebarth. [Working Paper]. Under Revision for Resubmission to Journal of Demographic Economics.

"Mobile Politicians: Opportunistic Career Moves and Moral Hazard." Co-authored with Naci Mocan [NBER WP 21438]. Under Revision for Resubmission to Legislative Studies Quarterly

"Free Lunch for All? The Impact of Universal School Lunch on Student Misbehavior" Co-authored with Hong Lee, Deokrye Baek, and Jessica Merkle [Working Paper]

"Education, Women's Empowerment and Political Selection." Co-authored with Naci Mocan [Working Paper]


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