Mark Borgschulte
                                   Assistant Professor of Economics


Minimum Wages and Retirement, with Heepyung Cho, Accepted at Industrial and Labor Relations Review

Paying to Avoid Recession: Using Reenlistment to Estimate the Cost of Unemploymentwith Paco Martorell, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 10:3, July 2018, 101-127.

A Path Out: Prescription Drug Abuse, Treatment, and Suicide, with Adriana Corredor-Waldron and Guillermo Marshall, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 149, May 2018, 169-184.

Work in Progress

Run For Your Life? The Effect of Close Elections on the Life Expectancy of Politicians, with Jacob Vogler, IZA Discussion Paper 10079, Revision requested at Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization

Air Pollution and the Labor Market: Evidence from Wildfire Smoke, with David Molitor and Eric Zou, Submitted

Did the ACA Medicaid Expansion Save Lives?, with Jacob Vogler

Does Idleness Beget Idleness? Persistence and Heterogeneity among Idle Youth, with Yuci Chen, Xiaoyu Xia and Jin Yan

CEO Stress and Life Expectancy, with Marius Guenzel, Canyao Liu, and Ulrike Malmendier 

NAACP Growth from 1919-1956, with Dan Aaronson and Bhash Mazumder 

Gender Identity and Relative Age in Marriage, with Yuhao Yang

The Rise in CPS Refusals, with Heepyung Cho and Darren Lubotsky



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