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Borjas, George , B.S., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Robert W. Scrivner Professor of Economics and Social Policy
phone: (617)495-1393
fax: (617)496-5960
email: george_borjas@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/George-Borjas
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Does Welfare Reduce Poverty?
Borjas, George. "Does Welfare Reduce Poverty?" Research in Economics 70.1 (March 2016): 143-157.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality
 
Immigration and Globalization: A Review Essay
Borjas, George. "Immigration and Globalization: A Review Essay." Journal of Economic Literature 53.4 (December 2015): 961-974.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
Which Peers Matter? The Relative Impacts of Collaborators, Colleagues, and Competitors
Borjas, George J., and Kirk B. Doran. "Which Peers Matter? The Relative Impacts of Collaborators, Colleagues, and Competitors." Review of Economics and Statistics 97.5 (December 2015): 1104-1117.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again
Borjas, George J. "The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again." Journal of Human Capital 9.4 (Winter 2015): 483-517.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas
Borjas, George J., and Kirk B. Doran. "Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas." Journal of Labor Economics 33.S1 (July 2015): S109-S145.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics
Prizes and Productivity: How Winning the Fields Medal Affects Scientific Output
Borjas, George J., and Kirk B. Doran. "Prizes and Productivity: How Winning the Fields Medal Affects Scientific Output." Journal of Human Resources 50.3 (July 1, 2015): 728-758.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics
Books
We Wanted Workers: Unraveling the Immigration Narrative
Borjas, George. We Wanted Workers: Unraveling the Immigration Narrative. W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
 
Book Chapters
Low-Skill Immigration
Borjas, George. "Low-Skill Immigration." The US Labor Market: Questions and Challenges for Public Policy. Ed. Strain, Michael R. AEI Press, 2016, 152-165.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
 
How High-Skill Immigration Affects Science: Evidence from the Collapse of the USSR
Borjas, George, and Kirk. B. Doran. "How High-Skill Immigration Affects Science: Evidence from the Collapse of the USSR." Innovation Policy and the Economy. Ed. William R. Kerr, Josh Lerner, and Scott Stern. NBER, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
Still More on Mariel: The Role of Race
Borjas, George. "Still More on Mariel: The Role of Race." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-029, June 2017.

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The Earnings of Undocumented Immigrants
Borjas, George. "The Earnings of Undocumented Immigrants." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-013, March 2017.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
The Labor Supply of Undocumented Immigrants
Borjas, George. "The Labor Supply of Undocumented Immigrants." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP16-012, March 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration, Unemployment
Self-Selection of Emigrants: Theory and Evidence on Stochastic Dominance in Observable and Unobservable Characteristics
Borjas, George, Ilpo Kauppinen, and Panu Poutvaara. "Self-Selection of Emigrants: Theory and Evidence on Stochastic Dominance in Observable and Unobservable Characteristics." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-062, October 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Immigration
The Wage Impact of the Marielitos: A Reappraisal
Borjas, George. "The Wage Impact of the Marielitos: A Reappraisal." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-057, September 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Labor Relations, Immigration, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Ethnic Complementarities After the Opening of China: How Chinese Graduate Students Affected the Productivity of Their Advisors
Borjas, George, Kirk B. Doran, and Ying Shen. "Ethnic Complementarities After the Opening of China: How Chinese Graduate Students Affected the Productivity of Their Advisors." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-020, April 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Labor Economics, Job Training, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class, Higher Education
Chandra, Amitabh , B.A., Ph.D.
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy
phone: (617)496-7356
fax: (617)496-1722
email: Amitabh_Chandra@harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Amitabh-Chandra
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
The Economics of Indication-Based Drug Pricing
Chandra, Amitabh, and Craig Garthwaite. "The Economics of Indication-Based Drug Pricing." New England Journal of Medicine 377.2 (July 2017): 103-106.

Publication Categorized as:
Challenges to Reducing Discrimination and Health Inequity through Existing Civil Rights Laws
Chandra, Amitabh, Michael Frakes, and Anup Malani. "Challenges to Reducing Discrimination and Health Inequity through Existing Civil Rights Laws." Health Affairs 36.6 (June 2017): 1041-1047.

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An FDA Commissioner for the 21st Century
Chandra, Amitabh, and Rachel E. Sachs. "An FDA Commissioner for the 21st Century." The New England Journal of Medicine 376.15 (April 2017): 31-33.

Publication Categorized as: Health
How Economics Can Shape Precision Medicines
Stern, A.D., B. M. Alexander, and Amitabh Chandra. "How Economics Can Shape Precision Medicines." Science 355.6330 (17 Mar 2017): 1131-1133.

Publication Categorized as: Health
A Simple Way to Measure Health Care Outcomes
Schupbach, John, Amitabh Chandra, and Robert S. Huckman. "A Simple Way to Measure Health Care Outcomes." Harvard Business Review (December 8, 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Health
The Past and Future of the Affordable Care Act
Chandra, Amitabh. "The Past and Future of the Affordable Care Act." Journal of the American Medical Association 316.5 (August 2016): 497-499.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Care Reform, Health Policy
Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector
Chandra, Amitabh, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny, and Chad Syverson. "Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector." The American Economic Review 106.8 (August 2016): 2110-2114.

Publication Categorized as: Health
 
Surgeon Specialization and Operative Mortality in United States: Retrospective Analysis
Sahni, Nikhil R., Maurice Dalton, David M. Cutler, John D. Birkmeyer, and Amitabh Chandra. "Surgeon Specialization and Operative Mortality in United States: Retrospective Analysis." British Medical Journal (July 21, 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Health
 
Utility of Cancer Value Frameworks for Patients, Payers, and Physicians
Chandra, Amitabh, Jason Shafrin, and Ravinder Dhawan. "Utility of Cancer Value Frameworks for Patients, Payers, and Physicians." Journal of the American Medical Association 315.19 (May 17, 2016): 2069-2070.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Policy
Productivity Dispersion in Medicine and Manufacturing
Chandra, Amitabh, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny, and Chad Syverson. "Productivity Dispersion in Medicine and Manufacturing." American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 106.5 (May 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Health
 
Sources of Inefficiency in Healthcare and Education
Chandra, Amitabh. "Sources of Inefficiency in Healthcare and Education." American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 106.5 (May 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Education, Health
 
Competition and Biosimilar Products--In Reply
Chandra, Amitabh, and Jacqueline Vanderpuye-Orgle. "Competition and Biosimilar Products--In Reply." JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 314.24 (December 2015): 2692-2692.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Care Reform, Health Economics, Health Policy
Research: Perhaps Market Forces Do Work in Health Care After All
Chandra, Amitabh, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny, and Chad Syverson. "Research: Perhaps Market Forces Do Work in Health Care After All." Harvard Business Review (December 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Health
Competition in the Age of Biosimilars
Chandra, Amitabh, and Jacqueline Vanderpuye-Orgle. "Competition in the Age of Biosimilars." Journal of the American Medical Association 314.3 (July 2015).

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Care Reform, Health Policy, Innovation
Comparison of Self-Reported and Medicare Claims-Identified Acute Myocardial Infarction
Yasaitis, Laura C., Lisa F. Berkman, and Amitabh Chandra. "Comparison of Self-Reported and Medicare Claims-Identified Acute Myocardial Infarction." Circulation 131.17 (April 2015): 1477-1485.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Policy
Robot-Assisted Surgery For Kidney Cancer Increased Access To A Procedure That Can Reduce Mortality And Renal Failure
Chandra, Amitabh, Julia Thornton Snider, Wu Yanyu, Anupam Jena, and Dana Goldman. "Robot-Assisted Surgery For Kidney Cancer Increased Access To A Procedure That Can Reduce Mortality And Renal Failure." Health Affairs 34.2 (February 2015): 220-228.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Innovation
Addressing the Challenge of Gray-Zone Medicine
Chandra, Amitabh, Dhruv Khullar, and Thomas Lee. "Addressing the Challenge of Gray-Zone Medicine." New England Journal of Medicine 372.3 (January 2015): 203-205.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Policy
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
What Does a Deductible Do? The Impact of Cost-Sharing on Health Care Prices, Quantities, and Spending Dynamics
Brot-Goldberg, Zarek C., Amitabh Chandra, Benjamin R. Handel, and Jonathan T. Kolstad. "What Does a Deductible Do? The Impact of Cost-Sharing on Health Care Prices, Quantities, and Spending Dynamics." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-060, October 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Economics, Health Insurance, Health Policy
Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector
Chandra, Amitabh, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny, and Chad Syverson. "Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-058, October 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Economics
Research Papers/Reports
Correcting Signals for Innovation in Health Care
Bagley, Nicholas, Amitabh Chandra, and Austin Frakt. "Correcting Signals for Innovation in Health Care." Hamilton Project, October, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Innovation
Deming , David ,
Professor of Public Policy, HKS; Professor of Education and Economics, HGSE
phone: (617)495-4370
email: David_Deming@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/David-Deming
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings
Deming, David J., Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings and Christopher Jencks. "School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings." Review of Economics and Statistics 98.5 (December 2016): 848-862.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
Accountability in U.S. Higher Education: Applying Lessons from K-12 Experience to Higher Education
Deming, David J., and David Figlio. "Accountability in U.S. Higher Education: Applying Lessons from K-12 Experience to Higher Education." Journal of Economic Perspectives 30.3 (August 2016): 33-56.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
The Value of Postsecondary Credentials in the Labor Market: An Experimental Study
Deming, David J., Noam Yuchtman, Amira Abulafi, Claudia Goldin and Lawrence Katz. "The Value of Postsecondary Credentials in the Labor Market: An Experimental Study." American Economic Review 106.3 (March 2016): 778-806.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
When Does Accountability Work? Texas System Had Mixed Effects on College Graduation rates and future earnings
Deming, David J., Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings, and Christopher Jencks. "When Does Accountability Work? Texas System Had Mixed Effects on College Graduation rates and future earnings." Education Next 16.1 (January 2016): 70-77.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
Skill Requirements Across Firms and Labor Markets: Evidence from Job Postings for Professionals
Deming, David, and Lisa B. Kahn. "Skill Requirements Across Firms and Labor Markets: Evidence from Job Postings for Professionals." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-022, April 2017.

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Ellwood, David , A.B., Ph.D.
Director, Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy
phone: (617)495-1121
email: david_ellwood@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/David-Ellwood
Research Papers/Reports
Creating Mobility from Poverty
Ellwood, David. "Creating Mobility from Poverty." The US Partnership on Mobility from Poverty, August 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality
Ferguson, Ronald , B.S., Ph.D.
Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy
phone: (617)495-1104
fax: (617)496-9053
email: ronald_ferguson@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Ronald-Ferguson
Research Papers/Reports
Aiming Higher Together: Strategizing Better Educational Outcomes for Boys and Young Men of Color
Ferguson, Ronald. "Aiming Higher Together: Strategizing Better Educational Outcomes for Boys and Young Men of Color." Urban Institute Research Report, May 2016.

Publication Categorized as:
The Influence of Teaching Beyond Standardized Test Scores: Engagement, Mindsets, and Agency
Ferguson, Ronald F., with Sarah F. Phillips, Jacob F. S. Rowley, and Jocelyn W. Friedlander. "The Influence of Teaching Beyond Standardized Test Scores: Engagement, Mindsets, and Agency." The Achievement Gap Initiative at Harvard University, October, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Achievement Gaps
Developing Positive Young Adults: Lessons from Two Decades of YouthBuild Programs
Ferguson, Ronald, Jason Snipes, Farhana Hossain, and Michelle S. Manno. "Developing Positive Young Adults: Lessons from Two Decades of YouthBuild Programs." MDRC Research Report, May 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Youth
Glaeser, Edward L., A.B., Ph.D.
Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, FAS
phone: (617)496-2150
fax: (617)496-1722
email: Edward_Glaeser@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Edward-Glaeser
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
What Is Different about Urbanization in Rich and Poor Countries? Cities in Brazil, China, India and the United States
Chauvin, Juan Pablo, Edward Glaeser, Yueran Ma, and Kristina Tobio. "What Is Different about Urbanization in Rich and Poor Countries? Cities in Brazil, China, India and the United States." Journal of Urban Economics (19 May 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Urban Planning and Politics, Poverty and Inequality
 
Infrastructure and Development Infrastructure, Incentives, and Institutions
Ashraf, Nava, Edward L. Glaeser, and Giacomo AM Ponzetto. "Infrastructure and Development Infrastructure, Incentives, and Institutions." The American Economic Review 106.5 (May 1, 2016): 77-82.

Publication Categorized as: Urban Planning and Politics
 
Unhappy Cities
Glaeser, Edward L., Joshua D. Gottlieb, and Oren Ziv. "Unhappy Cities." Journal of Labor Economics 34.S2 (April 2016): 129-182.

Publication Categorized as: Urban Planning and Politics
Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas
Glaeser, Edward L., Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto, and Yimei Zou. "Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas." Papers in Regional Science 95.1 (March 2016): 17-59.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development, Demographics
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
Securing Property Rights
Glaeser, Edward L., Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto, and Andrei Shleifer. "Securing Property Rights." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP16-040, September 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development
Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas
Glaeser, Edward L., Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto, and Yimei Zou. "Urban Networks: Connecting Markets, People, and Ideas." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-078, December 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development, Education, Infrastructure, Urban Planning and Politics, Labor Economics, Management, Finance, Monetary Policy, Governance, Innovation, Public Management, Demographics, Local, State, and Provincal Government
Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures for Urban Life
Glaeser, Edward L., Scott Duke Kominers, Michael Luca, and Nikhil Naik. "Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures for Urban Life." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-075, December 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development, Infrastructure, Urban Planning and Politics
Do People Shape Cities, or Do Cities Shape People? The Co- Evolution of Physical, Social, and Economic Change in Five Major U.S. Cities
Naik, Nikhil, Scott Duke Kominers, Ramesh Raskar, Edward L. Glaeser, and César A. Hidalgo. "Do People Shape Cities, or Do Cities Shape People? The Co- Evolution of Physical, Social, and Economic Change in Five Major U.S. Cities." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-061, October 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development, Urban Planning and Politics, Poverty and Inequality, Housing, Gentrification, Redevelopment, Demographics
A Theory of Civil Disobedience
Glaeser, Edward L., and Cass R. Sunstein. "A Theory of Civil Disobedience." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-036, July 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Political Philosophy, Theory, and Ethics, Communication, Public Opinion, and the Press, Democracy and Democratization, Civic Engagement, Public Opinion, Democratic Theory, Political Ethics
An Extrapolative Model of House Price Dynamics
Glaeser, Edward L., and Charles G. Nathanson. "An Extrapolative Model of House Price Dynamics." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-012, March 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Housing and Community Development, Decision Sciences, Housing, Decision Making, Errors and Biases
Reviews
Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs
Glaeser, Edward L. "The Old Urbanist." Review of Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs, American Scholar, 85.4, Autumn 2016: 120-122.

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Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money & the Remaking of Lower Manhattan
Glaeser, Edward L. "On Hallowed Ground." Review of Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money & the Remaking of Lower Manhattan, 10/2/2016: 21.

Publication Categorized as:
 
The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living since the Civil War
Glaeser, Edward L. "Those Were The Days." Review of The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living since the Civil War, by Robert J. Gordon. Wall Street Journal, 267.13, 01/16/2016: C5-C7.

Publication Categorized as: Finance
 
The Grasping Hand
Glaeser, Edward L. "They Can Take It If They Want It." Review of The Grasping Hand, by Ilya Somin. Wall Street Journal, July 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Institutions of Government - U.S., Housing and Community Development, Urban Planning and Politics, Housing, Land Use, Redevelopment, Law and Legal Institutions, Local, State, and Provincal Government
Gómez-Ibáñez, José A., A.B., M.P.P., Ph.D.
Derek C. Bok Professor of Urban Planning and Public Policy, GSD and HKS
phone: (617)495-1341
fax: (617)496-1722
email: jose_gomez-ibanez@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Jose-Gomez-Ibanez
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Open Access to Infrastructure Networks: The Experience of Railroads
Gómez-Ibáñez, José A. "Open Access to Infrastructure Networks: The Experience of Railroads." Review of Industrial Organization 49.2 (September 2016): 311-345.

Publication Categorized as: Infrastructure, Transportation
Book Chapters
Vietnam
Gómez-Ibáñez, José A., and Du The Huynh. "Vietnam." The Urban Transport Crisis in Emerging Economies. Ed. Dorina Pojani and Dominic Stead. Springer, 2017.

Publication Categorized as:
 
Goodman, Joshua , Ph.D., M.Phil, B.A.
Associate Professor of Public Policy
phone: (617)496-9720
email: joshua_goodman@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Joshua-Goodman
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Access to Four-Year Public Colleges And Degree Completion
Goodman, Joshua, Michael Hurwitz, and Jonathan Smith. "Access to Four-Year Public Colleges And Degree Completion." Journal of Labor Economics (2017).

Publication Categorized as: Education, Higher Education
Skills, Schools, and Credit Constraints: Evidence from Massachusetts
Goodman, Joshua. "Skills, Schools, and Credit Constraints: Evidence from Massachusetts." Education Finance and Policy 5.1 (Winter 2010): 36-53.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Higher Education, Inequality
Intensive College Counseling and the Enrollment and Persistence of Low Income Students
Castleman, Benjamin, and Joshua Goodman. "Intensive College Counseling and the Enrollment and Persistence of Low Income Students." Education Finance and Policy (May 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Education
The Relationship Between Siblings' College Choices: Evidence from One Million SAT-Taking Families
Goodman, Joshua, Michael Hurwitz, Jonathan Smith, and Julia Fox. "The Relationship Between Siblings' College Choices: Evidence from One Million SAT-Taking Families." Economics of Education Review 48 (October 2015): 75-85.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Higher Education
Middle School Math Acceleration and Equitable Access to 8th Grade Algebra: Evidence from the Wake County Public School System
Dougherty, Shaun, Joshua Goodman, Darryl Hill, Erica Litke, and Lindsay Page. "Middle School Math Acceleration and Equitable Access to 8th Grade Algebra: Evidence from the Wake County Public School System." Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis 37.1 (May 2015): 80S-101S.

Publication Categorized as: Education
A Few Goodmen: Surname-Sharing Economist Coauthors
Goodman, Allen C., Joshua Goodman, Lucas Goodman, and Sarena Goodman. "A Few Goodmen: Surname-Sharing Economist Coauthors." Economic Inquiry 53.2 (April 2015): 1392-1395.

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Intensive Math Instruction and Educational Attainment: Long-Run Impacts of Double-Dose Algebra
Cortes, Kalena, Joshua Goodman, and Takako Nomi. "Intensive Math Instruction and Educational Attainment: Long-Run Impacts of Double-Dose Algebra." Journal of Human Resources 50.1 (Winter 2015): 108-158.

Publication Categorized as: Education
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
The Labor of Division: Returns to Compulsory High School Math Coursework
Goodman, Joshua. "The Labor of Division: Returns to Compulsory High School Math Coursework." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-004, Janaury 2017.

Publication Categorized as:
Can Online Delivery Increase Access to Education?
Goodman, Joshua, Melkers, Julia, and Pallais, Amanda. "Can Online Delivery Increase Access to Education?" HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP16-035, September 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Education, Higher Education, Innovation, Job Training
Early Math Coursework and College Readiness: Evidence from Targeted Middle School Math Acceleration
Dougherty, Shaun, Joshua Goodman, Darryl Hill, Erica Litke, and Lindsay C. Page. "Early Math Coursework and College Readiness: Evidence from Targeted Middle School Math Acceleration." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-044, August 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Primary Education, Achievement Gaps, Inequality, Youth
Jencks, Christopher , A.B., M.Ed.
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy, Emeritus
phone: (617)495-0546
fax: (617)496-9053
email: christopher_jencks@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Christopher-Jencks
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Contextual Explanations for Numeracy and Literacy Skill Disparities Between Native and Foreign-Born Adults in Western Countries
Levels, Mark, Jaap Dronkers, and Christopher Jencks. "Contextual Explanations for Numeracy and Literacy Skill Disparities Between Native and Foreign-Born Adults in Western Countries." PLoS One 12.3 (March 16, 2017): 1-25.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Poverty and Inequality, Achievement Gaps, Inequality
School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment, and Earnings
Deming, David J., Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings, and Christopher Jencks. "School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment, and Earnings." The Review of Economics and Statistics 98.5 (December 2016): 848-862.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
Income Segregation between Schools and School District
Owens, Ann, Sean F. Reardon, and Christopher Jencks. "Income Segregation between Schools and School District." American Educational Research Journal 53.4 (December 2016): 848-862.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings
Deming, David J., Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings and Christopher Jencks. "School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings." Review of Economics and Statistics 98.5 (December 2016): 848-862.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
Income Inequality and Health: Strong Theories, Weaker Evidence
Truesdale, Beth C., and Christopher Jencks. "Income Inequality and Health: Strong Theories, Weaker Evidence." Frontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research 5.5 (2016): 30-37.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality
 
The Health Effects of Income Inequality: Averages and Disparities
Truesdale, Beth C., and Christopher Jencks. "The Health Effects of Income Inequality: Averages and Disparities." Annual Review of Public Health 37 (March 2016): 413-430.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality
When Does Accountability Work? Texas System Had Mixed Effects on College Graduation rates and future earnings
Deming, David J., Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings, and Christopher Jencks. "When Does Accountability Work? Texas System Had Mixed Effects on College Graduation rates and future earnings." Education Next 16.1 (January 2016): 70-77.

Publication Categorized as: Education
 
Was Moynihan Right?
McLanahan, Sara, and Christopher Jencks. "Was Moynihan Right?" Education Next 15.2 (Spring 2015): 16-22.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Poverty and Inequality, Inequality, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class, Family, Inequality, Poverty, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Do Differences in School Quality Matter More Than We Thought? New Evidence on Educational Opportunity in the Twenty-first Century
Jennings, Jennifer L., David Deming, Christopher Jencks, Maya Lopuch, and Beth E. Schueler. "Do Differences in School Quality Matter More Than We Thought? New Evidence on Educational Opportunity in the Twenty-first Century." Sociology of Education 88.1 (January 2015): 56-82.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Poverty and Inequality, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Reviews
$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America
Jencks, Christopher. "Why the Very Poor Have Become Poorer." Review of $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America, by Kathryn J. Edin and H. Luke Shaefer. The New York Review of Books, 63.10, June 9, 2016: 15-17.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Poverty
Legacies of the War on Poverty
Jencks, Christopher. "Did We Lose the War on Poverty?—II." Review of Legacies of the War on Poverty, ed. Martha J. Bailey and Sheldon Danziger. New York Review of Books, 62.7, April 23, 2015: 37-39.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Inequality, Poverty, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Legacies of the War on Poverty
Jencks, Christopher. "The War on Poverty: Was It Lost?" Review of Legacies of the War on Poverty, ed. Martha J. Bailey and Sheldon Danziger. New York Review of Books, 62.6, April 2015: 82-85.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Inequality, Poverty, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Newhouse, Joseph P., B.A., Ph.D.
John D. MacArthur Professor of Health Policy and Management, HKS and HSPH; Professor of Health Care Policy, HMS
phone: (617)496-9307
fax: (617)496-2860
email: joseph_newhouse@harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Joseph-Newhouse
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Health Policy Trials
Newhouse, Joseph P., and Sharon-Lise Normand. "Health Policy Trials." New England Journal of Medicine 376 (June 2017): 2160-2167.

Publication Categorized as:
Physician Agency and Patient Survival
Jacobsona, Mireille G.,Tom Y. Chang, Craig C. Earle, and Joseph P. Newhouse. "Physician Agency and Patient Survival." Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 134 (February 2017): 27-47.

Publication Categorized as: Health
Nearly One-Third Of Enrollees In California's Individual Market Missed Opportunities To Receive Financial Assistance
Newhouse, Joseph P. "Nearly One-Third Of Enrollees In California's Individual Market Missed Opportunities To Receive Financial Assistance." Health Affairs 36.1 (January 2017): 21-31.

Publication Categorized as:
Medicare Advantage: Issues, Insights, and Implications for the Future
Cotton, Paul, Joseph P. Newhouse, Kevin G. Volpp, A. Mark Fendrick, Susan Lynne Oesterle, Pat Oungpasuk, Ruchi Aggarwal, Gail Wilensky, and Kathleen Sebelius. "Medicare Advantage: Issues, Insights, and Implications for the Future." Population Health Management 19 (November 2016): s1-s8.

Publication Categorized as: Human Services, Health Policy
 
Medicare Advantage and Traditional Fee-For-Service Medicare
Newhouse, Joseph P., and John D. MacArthur. "Medicare Advantage and Traditional Fee-For-Service Medicare." Population Health Management 19 (November 2016): s4-s5.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Economics
 
Challenges Facing Public Retirement Plans
Newhouse, Joseph P. "Challenges Facing Public Retirement Plans." Journal of Pension Economics and Finance 15.3 (July 2016): 249-53.

Publication Categorized as: Human Services, Elderly
 
Screening Mammography for Free: Impact of Eliminating Cost Sharing on Cancer Screening Rates
Jena, Anupam B., Jie Huang, Bruce Fireman, Vicki Fung, Scott Gazelle, Mary Beth Landrum, Michael Chernew, Joseph P. Newhouse, and John Hsu. "Screening Mammography for Free: Impact of Eliminating Cost Sharing on Cancer Screening Rates." Health Services Research (March 17, 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Health
 
The Introduction of Generic Risperidone in Medicare Part D
Fung, Vicki, Mary Price, Alisa B. Busch, Mary Beth Landrum, Bruce Fireman, Andrew A. Nierenberg, Joseph P. Newhouse, and John Hsu. "The Introduction of Generic Risperidone in Medicare Part D." American Journal of Managed Care 22.1 (January 2016): 41-48.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Insurance
Use of Second-Generation Antipsychotics and the Introduction of Generic Risperidone in Medicare Part D
Fung, Vicki, Mary Price, Alisa B. Busch, Mary Beth Landrum, Bruce Fireman, Andrew A. Nierenberg, Joseph P. Newhouse, and John Hsu. "Use of Second-Generation Antipsychotics and the Introduction of Generic Risperidone in Medicare Part D." American Journal of Managed Care 22.1 (January 2016): 41-48.

Publication Categorized as: Health
 
Outcomes of Basic Versus Advanced Life Support for Out-of-Hospital Medical Emergencies
Sanghavi, Prachi, Anupam Jena, Joseph P. Newhouse, and Alan Zaslavsky. "Outcomes of Basic Versus Advanced Life Support for Out-of-Hospital Medical Emergencies." Annals of Internal Medicine 163.9 (November 2015): 681-690.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Insurance, Health Policy
A Comparison of Relative Resource Use and Quality in Medicare Advantage Health Plans Versus Traditional Medicare.
Landon, Bruce E., Alan Zaslavsky, Robert Saunders, Gregory L. Pawlson, Joseph P. Newhouse, and John Ayanian. "A Comparison of Relative Resource Use and Quality in Medicare Advantage Health Plans Versus Traditional Medicare." American Journal of Managed Care 21.8 (August 2015): 559-566.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Insurance, Health Policy
Comparative Effectiveness of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Against Cervical Abnormalities by Dose Level in a Cohort of Privately-Insured U.S. Girls
Bensimon, Arielle G., Miguel A. Hernan, Teresa Gibson, Vicki Fung, Michael Chernew, Mary B. Landrum, Joseph P. Newhouse, Mark Schuster, and John Hsu. "Comparative Effectiveness of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Against Cervical Abnormalities by Dose Level in a Cohort of Privately-Insured U.S. Girls." Value in Health 18.3 (May 2015).

Publication Categorized as: Health, Innovation
An Evaluation of the FDA’s Analysis of the Costs and Benefits of the Graphic Warning Label Regulation
Chaloupka, Frank J., Kenneth E. Warner, Daron Acemoglu, Jonathan Gruber, Fritz Laux, Wendy Max, Joseph P. Newhouse, Thomas Schelling, and Jody Sindelar. "An Evaluation of the FDA’s Analysis of the Costs and Benefits of the Graphic Warning Label Regulation." Tobacco Control 24.2 (March 2015): 112-119.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Economics, Health Policy
Use Of Intelligent Assignment To Medicare Part D Plans For People With Schizophrenia Could Produce Substantial Savings
Zhang, Yuting, Seo Hyon Baik, and Joseph P. Newhouse. "Use Of Intelligent Assignment To Medicare Part D Plans For People With Schizophrenia Could Produce Substantial Savings." Health Affairs 34.3 (March 2015): 454-460.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Medicare, Health Economics, Health Insurance, Mental Health, Health Policy
How Much Selection Is Left in Medicare Advantage?
Newhouse, Joseph P. "How Much Selection Is Left in Medicare Advantage?" American Journal of Health Economics 1.1 (Winter 2015): 1-26.

Publication Categorized as: Public Finance, Medicare
Book Chapters
The Use of Experiments in Health Care
Newhouse, Joseph P. "The Use of Experiments in Health Care." The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics. Ed. Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Economics
Pager, Devah ,
Professor of Public Policy, HKS; Professor of Sociology, FAS
phone: (617)495-4844
email: Devah_Pager@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Devah-Pager
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Inequality and Punishment: A Turning Point for Mass Incarceration?
Phelps, Michelle S., and Devah Pager. "Inequality and Punishment: A Turning Point for Mass Incarceration?" The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 663.1 (2016): 185-203.

Publication Categorized as: Criminal Justice
Race, Self-Selection, and the Job Search Process
Pager, Devah, and David S. Pedulla. "Race, Self-Selection, and the Job Search Process." American Journal of Sociology 120.4 (January 2015): 1005-1054.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Peterson, Paul E., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Henry Lee Shattuck Professor of Government, FAS
phone: (617)495-8312
email: Paul_Peterson@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Paul-Peterson
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
One Brainchild Left Behind
Peterson, Paul E. "One Brainchild Left Behind." Hoover Digest: Research & Opinion on Public Policy 4 (Fall 2016): 138-141.

Publication Categorized as: Education
Relative Performance Information and Perceptions of Public Service Quality: Evidence From American School Districts
Barrows, Samuel, Michael Henderson, Paul E. Peterson, and Martin R. West. "Relative Performance Information and Perceptions of Public Service Quality: Evidence From American School Districts." Journal of Public Administration Research and Theor (April 2016).

Publication Categorized as: Education
Experimentally Estimated Impacts of School Vouchers on College Enrollment and Degree Attainment
Chingos, Matthew M., and Paul E. Peterson. "Experimentally Estimated Impacts of School Vouchers on College Enrollment and Degree Attainment." Journal of Public Economics 122 (February 2015): 1-12.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Secondary Education
Research Papers/Reports
Is Seeing Believing? How Americans and Germans Think about Their Schools
Henderson, Michael B., Philipp Lergetporer, Paul E.Peterson, Katharina Werner, Martin R. West, and Ludger Woessmann. "Is Seeing Believing? How Americans and Germans Think about Their Schools." The Program on Education Policy and Governance, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education
Commentary
Does the Partisan Divide Include the K-12 Curriculum?
Peterson, Paul E. "Does the Partisan Divide Include the K-12 Curriculum?" Education Week, September 4, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Primary Education
Teachers and Schools are Funded at a Higher Rate than Most People Know
Peterson, Paul E. "Teachers and Schools are Funded at a Higher Rate than Most People Know." Washington Times, August 13, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education
Even Teachers are No Fans of Forced Union Payments
Peterson, Paul E., and Martin R. West. "Even Teachers are No Fans of Forced Union Payments." Wall Street Journal, 266.13, 7/16/2015, A11.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Youth
No Child Left Behind and Testing Help Hold Schools Accountable
Peterson, Paul E. "No Child Left Behind and Testing Help Hold Schools Accountable." Los Angeles Times, February 23, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education
A Rescue Plan for the Black Family
Peterson, Paul E. "A Rescue Plan for the Black Family." New York Daily News, January 19, 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Education, Inequality, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Shepard , Mark ,
Assistant Professor of Public Policy
phone: (617)496-5062
email: Mark_Shepard@hks.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Mark-Shepard
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
The Evolution of Health Insurer Costs in Massachusetts, 2010-12
Ho, Kate, Ariel Pakes, and Mark Shepard. "The Evolution of Health Insurer Costs in Massachusetts, 2010-12." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-007, November 2016, Revised January 2017.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Insurance
Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups
Jaffe, Sonia, and Mark Shepard. "Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP17-002, January 24, 2017.

Publication Categorized as: Health, Health Insurance
Western, Bruce , B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology, FAS; Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Professor of Criminal Justice, HKS
phone: (617)495-3879
email: western@wjh.harvard.edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/Bruce-Western
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Study Retention as Bias Reduction in a Hard-To-Reach Population
Western, Bruce, Anthony Braga, David Hureau, and Catherine Sirois. "Study Retention as Bias Reduction in a Hard-To-Reach Population." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113.20 (May 2016): 5477-5485.

Publication Categorized as: Decision Sciences
 
Trends in Income Insecurity Among U.S. Children, 1984–2010
Western, Bruce, Deirdre Bloome, Benjamin Sosnaud, and Laura M. Tach. "Trends in Income Insecurity Among U.S. Children, 1984–2010." Demography 53.2 (April 2016): 419-447.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Financial Inclusion, Family
 
Book Chapters
Can Increased Organizing Reverse the Decline of Unions in the United States?
Farber, Henry S., and Bruce Western. "Can Increased Organizing Reverse the Decline of Unions in the United States?" The Changing Role of Unions: New Forms of Representation. Ed. Wunnava, Phanindra V.. Routledge, 2016, 323.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics
 
Wilson, William Julius, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor
phone: (617)496-4514
fax: (617)495-5834
email: bill_wilson@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/William-Julius-Wilson
Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Race, Class, Politics, and the Disappearance of Work: A Rejoinder
Wilson, William Julius. "Race, Class, Politics, and the Disappearance of Work: A Rejoinder." Ethnic & Racial Studies 40.9 (July 2017): 1502-1507.

Publication Categorized as:
Black Youths, Joblessness, and the Other Side of ‘Black Lives Matter’
Wilson, William Julius. "Black Youths, Joblessness, and the Other Side of ‘Black Lives Matter’." Ethnic & Racial Studies 39.8 (June 2016): 1450-1457.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Inequality, Poverty, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
New Perspectives on the Declining Significance of Race: A Rejoinder.
Wilson, William Julius. "New Perspectives on the Declining Significance of Race: A Rejoinder." Ethnic & Racial Studies 38.8 (June 2015): 1278-1284.

Publication Categorized as: Urban Planning and Politics, Labor Economics, Poverty and Inequality, Civil Rights, Inequality, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
Book Chapters
Urban Poverty, Race, and Space
Wilson, William Julius. "Urban Poverty, Race, and Space." The Oxford Handbook of the Social Science of Poverty. Ed. Brady, David, and Linda M. Burton. Oxford University Press, 2016, 394-413.

Publication Categorized as: Poverty and Inequality, Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class
 
Reviews
$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America
Wilson, William Julius. "Cashless Society." Review of $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America, by Kathryn J. Edin and H. Luke Shaefer. New York Times, September 2, 2015: 14-14.

Publication Categorized as: Labor Economics, Poverty and Inequality, Inequality, Poverty
Wise, David A., B.A., Ph.D.
John F. Stambaugh Professor of Political Economy, Emeritus
phone:
email: david_wise@Harvard.Edu
website: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/David-Wise
Edited Volumes
Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement
Wise, David A., ed. Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement. University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Publication Categorized as: Human Services, Elderly
 
HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
What Determines End-of-Life Assets? A Retrospective View
Poterba, James, Steven Venti, and David A. Wise. "What Determines End-of-Life Assets? A Retrospective View." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-067, November 2015.

Publication Categorized as: Health , Health Economics, Health Policy

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