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P U B L I C A T I O N S

 

Lending Standards and Their Impact on Productivity

Forthcoming in the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control (joint work with Nicolás Figueroa)

 

Gender Wage Gap Accounting: the Role of Selection Bias

Forthcoming in Demography (joint work with Michael Bar and Seik Kim)

 

Risk-Sharing within Families: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 52, pages 270–284, March 2015 (joint work with Nuray Akin)

 

On the Time Allocation of Married Couples since 1960

Journal of Macroeconomics,  Elsevier, vol. 33(4), December 2011, pages 491-510 (joint work with Michael Bar)

SUPPLEMENTAL NOTES

 

The Role of Adult Mortality in the Transmission of Knowledge

Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 15(4), pages 291-321, December 2010 (joint work with Michael Bar)

SUPPLEMENTAL NOTES

 

Demographic Transition and Industrial Revolution: A Macroeconomic Investigation

Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 13(2), pages 424-451, April 2010 (joint work with Michael Bar)

SUPPLEMENTAL NOTES

 

To Work or Not to Work: Did Tax Reforms Affect Labor Force Participation of Married Couples?

The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Contributions – middle tier): vol. 9(1), 2009 (joint work with Michael Bar)

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W O R K I N G   P A P E R S

 

GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT

 

Population Size Effects in the Structural Development of England

Revised and resubmitted (2nd round) to the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (joint work with Stephen Turnovsky)

 

 

HUMAN CAPITAL

 

The Return to College: Selection Bias and Dropout Risk

Revision requested at the International Economic Review (joint work with Lutz Hendricks)

 

How Risky is College Investment?

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks)

 

Matching of Students and Colleges: Inefficiencies and Policy Implications

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks and Tatyana Koreshkova)

 

 

MACRO IMPLICATIONS OF FINANCIAL FRICTIONS

 

Liquidity and Credit Cycles

(joint work with Nicolás Figueroa)

 

Imperfect Information Transmission from Banks to Investors: Real Implications

(joint work with Nicolás Figueroa and Carlos Ramirez)

 

 

FAMILY MACRO

 

Higher Inequality, Higher Education? The Changing Role of Differential Fertility

(joint work with Moshe Hazan, David Weiss, Michael Bar and Hosny Zoaby)