Journal articles

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]

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]

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]

Inflation at the Household Level

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

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]

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]

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

Migration, Congestion Externalities, and the Evaluation of Spatial Investments

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

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]

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]

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

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]

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

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

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

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