Journal articles, book chapters, and working papers by topic

Labor markets

The Changing (Dis-)Utility of Work

Journal of Economic Perspectives 32(3), 239-258, Summer 2018
with Greg Kaplan
[Working Paper] [NBER] [Published] [Appendix] [Data/Code] [News Coverage]

Measuring Job-Finding Rates and Matching Efficiency with Heterogeneous Jobseekers

American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 10(1), 1-32, January 2018
with Robert E. Hall
[Working Paper] [Published]

The Pervasive Importance of Tightness in Labor-Market Volatility

April 2017
with Robert E. Hall
[Working Paper]

Worker Betas: Five Facts About Systematic Earnings Risk

American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings 107(5), 398–403, May 2017
with Fatih Guvenen, Jae Song, and Motohiro Yogo
[Working Paper] [Published][News Coverage]

Financial Expectations of First-Year Veterinary Students

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 247(2), 196–203, July 15, 2015
with Christine C. Lim, Margaret V. Root Kustritz, Laura K. Molgaard, and David Lee
[Published]

Migration

Changing Patterns of Geographic Mobility and the Labor Market for Young Adults

Journal of Labor Economics 37(S1), S199-S241, January 2019
with Janna E. Johnson
[Working Paper] [Published] [Appendix]

Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration

International Economic Review 58(1), 57-94, February 2017
with Greg Kaplan
[Working Paper] [Published] [Appendix] [News Coverage] [Replication Materials]

Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments

Journal of Development Economics 114, 189–202, May 2015
with Taryn Dinkelman
[Working Paper] [Published]

Interstate Migration Has Fallen Less Than You Think: Consequences of Hot Deck Imputation in the Current Population Survey

Demography 49(3), 1061–1074, August 2012
with Greg Kaplan
[Working Paper] [Published] [Data] [News Coverage] [Census Bureau response]

Negative Equity Does Not Reduce Homeowners’ Mobility

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Quarterly Review 35(1), 2–14, February 2012
[Published]

Risk sharing

Heterogeneity and Risk Sharing in Village Economies

Quantitative Economics 5(1), 1–27, March 2014
with Pierre-André Chiappori, Krislert Samphantharak, and Robert M. Townsend
[Working Paper] [Published]

Portfolio Choices and Risk Preferences in Village Economies

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Working Paper 706
May 2013
with Pierre-André Chiappori, Krislert Samphantharak, and Robert M. Townsend
[Working Paper]

Heterogeneity and Tests of Risk Sharing

Journal of Political Economy 119(5), 925–58, October 2011
[Working Paper] [Published] [Data/Code/Appendix]

Heterogeneous Risk Preferences and the Welfare Cost of Business Cycles

Review of Economic Dynamics 11(4), 761–80, October 2008
[Working Paper] [Published] [Data/Code]

Negative Assortative Matching of Risk-Averse Agents with Transferable Expected Utility

Economics Letters 92(3), 383–88, September 2006
[Published]

Monetary Economics

A Sequential Bargaining Model of the Fed Funds Market with Excess Reserves

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Working Paper 2018-08
May 2018
with James Clouse
[PDF]

Inflation at the Household Level

Journal of Monetary Economics 91, 19-38, November 2017
with Greg Kaplan
[Working Paper] [Published] [Appendix] [News Coverage]

Market-Based Probabilities: A Tool for Policymakers

March 2016
with Ron Feldman, Ken Heinecke, Narayana Kocherlakota, and Tom Tallarini
[Working Paper]

Methodology

The Age-Time-Cohort Problem and the Identification of Structural Parameters in Life-Cycle Models

Quantitative Economics 9(2), 643-658, July 2018
[Working Paper] [Published] [Appendix]

Modeling the Evolution of Age and Cohort Effects

in Dynamic Demographic Analysis: Key Contemporary Issues in Measuring and Modeling, ed. R. Schoen, The Netherlands: Springer, February 2016
with Y. Claire Yang
[Working Paper] [Published]

The Intrinsic Estimator for Age-Period-Cohort Analysis: What It Is and How to Use It

American Journal of Sociology 113(6), 1697–1736, May 2008
with Yang Yang, Wenjiang J. Fu, and Kenneth C. Land
[Published]

Other

Do Newspapers Matter? Short-Run and Long-Run Evidence from the Closure of The Cincinnati Post

Journal of Media Economics 26(2), 60–81, June 2013
with Miguel Garrido
[Working Paper] [Published] [Data/Code] [News Coverage]

Wealth and Entrepreneurship: What Can the Data Tell Us?

in Financial Services and Poverty Reduction in Latin America and the Caribbean, ed. L. Tejerina, C. Bouillon, and E. Demaestri, Inter-American Development Bank, December 2006
[Published]

Blue Light Second Harmonic Generation in the Organic Crystal Ortho-Dicyanovinyl-Anisole

Applied Physics Letters 70(3), 283–85, 1997
with Carl H. Grossman and Erik R. Thoen
[Published]