Publications

  • "The Effects of Unemployment and Underemployment on Employment Opportunities: Results from a Correspondence Audit of the Labor Market for College Graduates," (with Adam Pugh, Nicholas Romero and R. Alan Seals) Industrial and Labor Relations Review, forthcoming. (Link)
  • "Child-Custody Reform and the Division of Labor in the Household," (with Duha Altindag and Alan Seals) Review of the Economics of the Household, forthcoming. (Link)
  • "College Major, Internship Experience, and Employment Opportunities: Estimates from a Resume Audit," (with Adam Pugh, Nicholas Romero and R. Alan Seals) Labour Economics, Vol. 38, No. 1 (2016): 37-46. (Link)
  • "The Impact of Inflation on Property Crime," (with Alan Seals, Michael Stern, and Joachim Zietz) Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, No.3 (2016): 483-499. (Link)
  • "Racial Discrimination in the Labor Market of Recent College Graduates: Evidence from a Field Experiment," (with Adam Pugh, Nicholas Romero and R. Alan Seals) B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 15, No. 3 (2015): 1093-1126. (Link)
  • "Birth Cohort and the Specialization Gap Between Same-Sex and Different-Sex Couples," (with Lisa Giddings, Alyssa Schneebaum, and Joachim Zietz) Demography, Vol 51, No. 2 (2014): 509-534. (Link)
  • "The Long-Run Impact of Age Demographics on the U.S. Divorce Rate," (with Joachim Zietz) American Economist, Vol. 57, No. 1 (2012):65-77. (Link)
  • "The Effects of Information and Competition on Racial Discrimination: Evidence from a Field Experiment," (with Mark Owens and Steve Howard) Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 80, No. 3 (2011): 670-679. (Link)
  • "Demographic Change, Macroeconomic Conditions, and the Murder Rate: The Case of the United States, 1934-2006," (with Alan Seals and Joachim Zietz) Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 40, No. 6 (2011): 942-948. (Link)
  • "Child-Custody Reform, Marital Investment in Children, and the Labor Supply of Married Mothers," (with Alan Seals) Labour Economics, Vol. 18, No. 1 (2011): 14-24. (Link)
  • "The Effect of Joint-Child-Custody Legislation on the Child-Support Receipt of Single Mothers," (with Brandeanna D. Allen and Alan Seals) Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Vol. 32, No. 1 (2011): 124-139. (Link)
  • "Inflation and Other Aggregate Determinants of the Trend in U.S. Divorce Rates since the 1960s." Applied Economics, Vol. 42, No. 26 (2010): 3367-3381. (Link)
  • "The Effects of Household Income Volatility on Divorce," (with Alan Seals) American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 69, No. 3 (2010): 983-1010. (Link)