Faculty publications

Link to:Rabe examines Pennsylvania's unorthodox resistance to energy taxes in new journal article
May 31, 2017
A new publication by Rachel Hampton and Barry Rabe , titled "Leaving money on the table: Pennsylvania exceptionalism in[...]
Link to:Wolfers coauthors paper on the growing gap in life expectancy and retirement benefits
May 31, 2017
A new working paper by Alan Auerbach, Kerwin Charles, Courtney Coile, William Gale, Dana Goldman, Ronald Lee, Charles[...]
Link to:Jacob: Effects of labor market information on community college students' choice of major
May 01, 2017
Rachel Baker (University of California, Irvine), Eric Bettinger (Stanford University), Brian Jacob , and Ioana[...]
Link to:Ren Farley contributes chapter to new Bristol Press book on
Apr 21, 2017
Why Detroit Matters: Decline, Renewal and Hope in a Divided City , a new University of Bristol Press book edited by[...]
Link to:Dynarski working paper focuses on
Mar 01, 2017
A working paper by Nicholas Barr, Bruce Chapman, Lorraine Dearden and Susan Dynarski titled, “ Getting student[...]
Link to:Axelrod publishes study on strategic aspects of cyberattack, attribution and blame
Feb 27, 2017
A new study by Benjamin Edwards, Alexander Furnas, Stephanie Forrest, and Robert Axelrod , titled “ Strategic aspects[...]
Link to:Michelmore and Dynarski publish “The gap within the gap” in education journal
Feb 21, 2017
A paper by Katherine Michelmore and Susan Dynarksi titled, “The gap within the gap: Using longitudinal data to[...]
Link to:Hausman in PNAS: Climate change to severely impact peak electricity demand in U.S.
Feb 07, 2017
An article by Maximilian Auffhammer (University of California, Berkeley), Patrick Baylis (Stanford University), and[...]
Link to:Waltz contributes chapter to Oxford University Press book on MENA transitional justice
Feb 01, 2017
Transitional Justice in the Middle East and North Africa , a new Oxford University Press book edited by Chandra Lekha[...]
Link to:Raimi examines how analogies might be used to educate the public about climate change
Jan 30, 2017
An article by Kaitlin Raimi , Paul Stern (National Research Council), and Alexander Maki (Vanderbilt University), "The[...]
Link to:Faculty publication on Michigan merit curriculum now in educational policy journal
Jan 27, 2017
A paper by Brian Jacob , Susan Dynarski , Kenneth Frank, and Barbara Schneider titled, “ Are Expectations Alone Enough[...]
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Jan 27, 2017
A paper by Brian Jacob and Jesse Rothstein (U-C Berkeley), "The Measurement of Student Ability in Modern Assessment[...]
Link to:Jacob examines effects of Evidence Based Literacy Instruction on student reading
Jan 25, 2017
An NBER working paper by Brian Jacob , "When Evidence is Not Enough: Findings from a Randomized Evaluation of Evidence-[...]
Link to:Shaefer compares poverty in United States to poverty in world's poorest countries
Jan 25, 2017
A paper by Luke Shaefer , Pinghui Wu (University of Michigan), and Kathryn Edin (Johns Hopkins University), "Can[...]
Link to:Luke Shaefer explores how low-wage work is defined in article for Bureau of Labor Statistics
Jan 25, 2017
Luke Shaefer's article, "How should we define “low-wage” work? An analysis using the Current Population Survey," was[...]
Link to:Stange co-edits volume on
Jan 20, 2017
"Productivity in Higher Education," a forthcoming volume co-edited by Caroline Hoxby (Stanford University) and Kevin[...]
Link to:Ciorciari examines opportunities and challenges for victim testimony in international courts
Jan 17, 2017
John Ciorciari and Anne Heindel (Documentation Center of Cambodia) have a forthcoming article, "Victim Testimony in[...]
Link to:Courant finds that faculty salaries determined by research output and associated reputation
Jan 17, 2017
A paper by Paul Courant and Sarah Turner (University of Virginia), "Faculty Deployment in Research Universities," will[...]
Link to:Jacob, Stange, De Vlieger: “Measuring instructor effectiveness in higher education.”
Jan 16, 2017
Ford School professors Brian Jacob and Kevin Stange , and Michigan Economics PhD candidate Pieter De Vlieger, published[...]
Link to:McCall and Starr: “Effects of autism spectrum disorder on parental employment in the US”
Jan 16, 2017
An article by Brian McCall and Elizabeth M. Starr (University of Windsor) titled the "Effects of autism spectrum[...]