Department of Economics
Middlebury, VT 05753
Labor Economics, Development Economics and Economic Demography.
"Paid Parental Leave Laws in the
United States: Does Short-duration Leave Affect
Attachment?" (2016). The American Economic Review 106.5: 242-246.
Continuation: Education, Work, and Motherhood from 1984 to 2012.” (2016). RSF: The
Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences 2(4): 34-70.
Media coverage in Slate, September 2016.
Effects using Inverse
Weighting and Contaminated Treatment Data: An Application to the
Evaluation of a government Female Sterilization campaign in Peru.” with Italo Gutierrez.
Research in Progress:
“How Does Family Leave Affect Women’s Careers? Evidence from Tax Data and the Introduction of Paid Leave in California and
New Jersey.” with Martha Bailey, and Elena Patel
“Does Forest Loss
Impact Child and Maternal Health? Evidence from 21st century Nigeria.” with Julia Berazneva