Mark Borgschulte
                                   Assistant Professor of Economics

Working Papers

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

Partisanship and Survey Refusal, with Heepyung Cho and Darren Lubotsky

CEO Stress, Aging, and Death, with Marius Guenzel, Canyao Liu, and Ulrike Malmendier 


Did the ACA Medicaid Expansion Save Lives?, with Jacob Vogler, Journal of Health Economics, May 2020, 102333.

Run For Your Life? The Effect of Close Elections on the Life Expectancy of Politicians, with Jacob Vogler, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 167, November 2019, 18-32.

Minimum Wages and Retirement, with Heepyung Cho, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 73:1, 2020, 153-177.

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.

Selected Work in Progress   

Schooling and Political Activism in the Early Civil Rights Era, with Dan Aaronson and Bhash Mazumder 

The Affordable Care Act, Breastfeeding, and Women’s Labor Force Participation, with Rebecca Thornton


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