Electronic Links to Readings


ECON 30331: Econometrics

Bertrand, Marianne, and Sendhil Mullainathan. 2004. Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination. American Economic Review 94(4): 991-1013. Download


Cook, Cody, Rebecca Diamond, Jonathan Hall, John List, and Paul Oyer. 2018. The Gender Earnings Gap in the Gig Economy: Evidence from over a Million Rideshare Drivers. Working Paper. Download


Sacerdote, Bruce. 2007. How Large Are the Effects from Changes in Family Environment? A Study of Korean American Adoptees. Quarterly Journal of Economics 121(1): 119-157. Download


Dale, Stacy Berg, and Krueger, Alan. 2002. Estimating the Payoff to Attending a More Selective College: An Application of Selection on Observables and Unobservables. Quarterly Journal of Economics 117(4): 1491-1527. Download


Burton Malkiel, 2003. The Efficient Market Hypothesis and its Critics. Journal of Economic Perspectives 17(1): 59-82. [Download]


David Wilcox. 1989. Social Security Benefits, Consumption Expenditures, and the Life Cycle Hypothesis. Journal of Political Economy, 97(2): 288-304. Download


Richard Thaler. 1987. Anomalies: Weekend, Holiday, Turn of the Month, and Intraday Effects. Journal of Economic Perspectives 1(1): 169-78. Download


Meyer, B., W.K. Viscusi, and D. Durbin. 1995. Worker Compensation and Injury Duration: Evidence from a Natural Experiment, American Economic Review 85(2): 322-40. Download


Card, David, and Alan B. Krueger. 1994. Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast Food Industry in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. American Economic Review 84(4): 722-794. Download


Ayres, Ian and Steven Levitt. 2000. Measuring Positive Externalities from Unobserved Victim Precaution: An Empirical Analysis of Lojak. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 115(3): 755-789. Download


Chandra, Amitabh, Jonathan Gruber, and Robin McKnight. 2010. Patient Cost-Sharing and Hospitalization Offsets in the Elderly. American Economic Review 100(1): 1-24. Download


Angrist, Joshua D. 1990. Lifetime Earnings and the Vietnam Era Draft Lottery: Evidence from Social Security Administrative Records, American Economic Review, 80(2): 313-336. Download


Angrist, Joshua D., and William N. Evans. 1998. Children and Their Parents Labor Supply: Evidence from Exogenous Variation in Family Size, American Economic Review, 88(3): 450-477. Download


Angrist, Joshua D., Victor Lavy. 1999. Using Maimonides Rule to Estimate the Effect of Class Size on Scholastic Achievement, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 114(2): 533-575. Download


Matsudaira, Jordan. 2008. Mandatory Summer School and Student Achievement. Journal of Econometrics 142: 829-850. Download


Carpenter, Christopher, and Carlos Dobkin. 2009. The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on Mortality: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from the Minimum Drinking Age. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 1(1): 164-182. Download


Card, David, Carlos Dobkin, and Nicole Maestas. 2009. Does Medicare Save Lives? Quarterly Journal of Economics, 124(2): 597-636. Download


Elder, Todd and Darren Lubotsky. 2009. Kindergarten Entrance Age and Children΄s Achievement: Impacts of State Policies, Family Background, and Peers. Journal of Human Resources 44(3): 641-683. Download