Innovation and Diffusion of Medical Treatment (with Barton Hamilton, Robert Miller and Nicholas Papageorge). 2021.  International Economic Review). 62(3) [pdf][animated appendix: treatment evolution]

Entrepreneurship over the Life Cycle: Where Are the Young Entrepreneurs? 2020. International Economic Review; 61(2). [pdf]

Family Income Inequality and the Role of Married Females’ Earnings in Mexico: 1988-2010. (with Raymundo M. Campos-Vázquez and Ruben Irvin Rojas-Valdés). 2012, Latin American Journal of Economics; 49(1). [pdf]


Innovation and Health Disparities (with Barton Hamilton, Emma Kalish and Nicholas Papageorge). [pdf]

The Bright Side of Nepotism? Family CEOs, Turnover, and Firm Performance (with Barton Hamilton and Noah Lyman). [pdf]

Entrepreneurial Dynamics and the Small-Firm Effect (with Barton Hamilton and Mostafa Salari) [pdf]

Early Primary-care Specialty Board-certification Plans and Other Factors Associated with General Primary-care Office-based Practice: A National-cohort Study (with William E. Freeman, Carl Sanders, PhD, Yan Yan, MD, PhD, Donna B. Jeffe, PhD)


The Intergenerational Effects of Parental Leave Policies: Exploiting Forty Years of Variation in the U.S. (with George-Levi Gayle and Andrea Flores) [slides]

Life-Cycle Fertility and Human Capital Accumulation (with George-Levi Gayle and Robert Miller) [slides]

Buying the Lottery in Bad Times: Why Do Lower-Performing Firms Hire Outside CEOs? (with Andrew Capron, Barton Hamilton and Noah Lyman)

Entrepreneurship in Black and White: Life Cycle Differences in Entrepreneurship between Black and White Males (with Barton Hamilton, Noah Lyman, Prasanthi Ramakrishnan and Sid Sanghi)

Optimal Parental Leave Policies in the Presence of Statistical Discrimination and Child Development (joint with George-Levi Gayle)

Social Entrepreneurship and Reputation (with Robert Miller)


Which Persists More from Generation to Generation—Income or Wealth? (with George-Levi Gayle). July, 2016. The Regional Economist. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. [pdf]

Breaking Down the Gender Wage Gap by Age and by Hours Worked (with Limor Golan). October, 2016. The Regional Economist. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. [pdf]