Economics of Education, Labor Economics, and Public Economics
“Incentive Strength and Teacher Productivity: Evidence from a Group-Based Teacher Incentive Pay System” with Michael Lovenheim, Review of Economics and Statistics, forthcoming.
"Is Gifted Education a Bright Idea? Assessing the Impacts of Gifted and Talented Programs.” with Sa Bui and Steven Craig, American Economic Journal - Economic Policy, 6(3), 2014.
"Impact of Bilingual Education Programs on Limited English Proficient Students and Their Peers: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Texas" with Aimee Chin and N. Meltem Daysal, Journal of Public Economics, 107, 2013.
"Katrina's Children: Evidence on the Structure of Peer Effects from Hurricane Evacuees" with Adriana Kugler and Bruce Sacerdote, American Economic Review, 102(5), 2012.
"Achievement and Behavior in Charter Schools: Drawing a More Complete Picture", Review of Economics and Statistics, 93(2), 2011.
“The Effects of Targeted Recruitment and Comprehensive Supports for Low-Income High Achievers at Elite Universities: Evidence from Texas Flagships” with Rodney Andrews and Michael Lovenheim
“Responses to Marginal Incentives within Teacher Merit Pay” with Michael Lovenheim and Maggie Brehm