HCEO PAGE, U of Chicago



P E R S O N A L   S T A T E M E N T  



 P U B L I C A T I O N S





The Return to College: Selection Bias and Dropout Risk

International Economic Review, accepted

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks)



How Risky is College Investment?

Review of Economic Dynamics, forthcoming

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks)


Push, Pull, and Population Size Effects in Structural Development: Long-run Tradeoffs

Journal of Demographic Economics, vol. 82(4), December 2016, pages 423-457

(joint work with Stephen Turnovsky)


Population Size Effects in the Structural Development of England

American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, vol. 8(3), July 2016, pages 195-229

(joint work with Stephen Turnovsky)


Gender Wage Gap Accounting: the Role of Selection Bias

Demography, Springer,  vol. 52(5), October 2015, pages 1729-1750

(joint work with Michael Bar and Seik Kim)


Lending Terms and Aggregate Productivity

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control,  Elsevier, vol. 59, October 2015, pages 1-21

(joint work with Nicolás Figueroa)


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

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 52, March 2015, pages 270-284

(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)



The Role of Adult Mortality in the Transmission of Knowledge

Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 15(4), December 2010, pages 291-321

(joint work with Michael Bar)



Demographic Transition and Industrial Revolution: A Macroeconomic Investigation

Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 13(2), April 2010, pages 424-451

(joint work with Michael Bar)



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)





 W O R K I N G   P A P E R S


Liquidity and Credit Cycles

2nd round revision requested at the Journal of Banking and Finance

(joint work with Nicolás Figueroa)



On the Benefits of Currency Reform

(joint work with Vijay Krishna)

Revision requested from the Journal of Economic Theory


Imperfect Information Transmission from Banks to Investors: Macroeconomic Implications 

(joint work with Nicolás Figueroa and Carlos Ramirez)

Under Review


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

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


Matching of Students and Colleges: Inefficiencies and Policy Implications

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks and Tatyana Koreshkova)


College Dropout Policies

(joint work with Lutz Hendricks and Tatyana Koreshkova)


Why Is Agricultural Productivity So Low in Poor Countries? The Case of India

(joint work with Luigi Briglia, Raghav Paul and Ibrahim Demir)