Research

Publications
"Improving the measure of the distribution of Personal Income" with David Johnson, and Dennis Fixler (2019) forthcoming in AEA P&P

"Testing the acculturation of the 1.5 generation in the United States: Is there a "critical" age of migration?(2019) Review of Economics of the Household Web Appendix

"Demography, Urbanization and Development: Rural Push, Urban Pull... and Urban Push?" (2017), with Luc Christiaensen (World Bank) and Remi Jedwab (GWU),  Journal of Urban Economics Web Appendix

Review of Economics of the Household  Online Appendix
(IZA Discussion Paper #8488)

Working Papers/Manuscripts under Consideration
Valuing Housing Services in the Era of Big Data: A User Cost Approach Leveraging Zillow Microdata, with Scott Wentland and Jeremy Moulton, revising for 2019 NBER-CRIW Volume on Big Data for 21st Century Economic Statistics

"Killer Cities or Baby Bust? New Evidence on 250 Years of Economic Growth", with Remi Jedwab



Chapters in Books

"Poverty and Shared Prosperity in Uruguay" with O. Barriga Cabanillas Maria Ana Lugo, Carlos Rodríguez-Castelán, and Lilian D. Sousa, in Shared Prosperity and Poverty Eradication in Latin America and the Caribbean (ed. Cord, Genoni, and Rodriguez Castelan), Washington, D.C.: World Bank.

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