Needs-Based Health Care Funding: Implications for Resource Distribution in Ontario (with John Dorland, Allan W. Gregory, and Joanne Roberts), Canadian Journal of Economics, 2000, 33(4).
Human Capital Versus Signaling Models: University Access and High School Drop-outs, Journal of Political Economy, 2001, 190(4): 749-775.
The Relative Earnings of Young Mexican, Black, and White Women (with Heather Antecol), Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2002, 56(1): 122-35.
Wage and Test Score Dispersion: Some International Evidence (with Chris Ferrall), Economics of Education Review, 2003, 22(1): 31-43.
School Quality and the Distribution of Male Earnings in Canada, Economics of Education Review, 2003, 22(4): 395-407.
Wage Gap: The Importance of Labor Force Attachment Differences
Across Black, Mexican and White Men (with Heather Antecol), Journal
of Human Resources, 2004, 39(2): 564-583.
of Women’s Prisons and the Deterrence Effect of “Harder” Time
(with Eric Helland), International Review of Law and
Economics, 2004, 24(2):147-167
Sex Preferences, Marital Dissolution and the Economic Status of Women (with Olivier Deschenes), Journal of Human Resources, 2005, 40(2): 411-434.
Teenage Delinquency: The Role of Child
Support Payments and Father's Visitation (with Heather
Antecol) in The Law and
Economics of Child Support Payments (edited by
William S. Comanor).
Schools More Effective? The Impact of School Structure on
Student Outcomes (with Chau Do), Journal of Human Resources, 2005, 40(3):
Impact of Military Service on Long-Term Health: Evidence from
World War II and Korean War Veterans (with Olivier Deschenes),
American Economic Review,
2006, 96(1): 176-194.
Unhealthy Assimilation: Why Do Immigrants Converge to American Health Status Levels? (with Heather Antecol), Demography, 2006, 43(2): 337-360.
The Persistence of Early Childhood
Maturity: International Evidence of Long-Run Age Effects (with
Elizabeth Dhuey), Quarterly
Journal of Economics, 2006, 121(4): 1437-1472.
Does Single Parenthood Increase the Probability of Teenage Promiscuity, Drug Use and Crime? (with Heather Antecol), Journal of Population Economics, 2007, 20: 55-71.Where Class Size Really Matters: Class Size and Student Ratings of Instructor Effectiveness (with Peter Kuhn), Economics of Education Review, 2008, 27(3): 253-65.
Who Goes to Graduate/Professional
School? The Importance of Economic Fluctuations, Undergraduate
Field, and Ability (with Douglas Herman) ,
Economics of Education Review, 2008, 27(2): 197-210.
Prison Health Care: Is Contracting
Out Healthy? (with Ted Frech)
Test Score Gaps Across OECD
Countries (with Insook Cho).
School Entry Policies and Skill
Accumulation Across Directly and Indirectly Affected Men (with
of Failure: New Evidence on School Retention and Long-run
Outcomes (with Philip Babcock).
down the Team? Evidence of Social Effects of Team Incentives
(with Philip Babcock, Gary Charness, John Hartman, and Heather
Cohort Left Behind (with Philip Babcock and Jennifer Schulte).
Choices: Effects of Personalized Ordering Suggestions on
Equal but Inequitable: Who Benefits from Gender-Neutral Tenure Clock Stopping Policies?