Publications

The Impact of No-Fault Unilateral Divorce Laws on Divorce Rates in Mexico
with Jacob Penglase
Accepted - Economic Development and Cultural Change

Papers Under Review

The Long-term Impact of Preventative Public Health Programs
Current Version: [ pdf ]
Revisions Requested - The Economic Journal
The Protestant Legacy: Missions, Literacy, and Economic Development in India
with Rossella Calvi and Federico Mantovanelli
Current Version: [ pdf | online appendix ]
Submitted

Working Papers

The Impact of Unilateral Divorce in Mexico: Bargaining Power and Labor Supply
with Jacob Penglase
Current Version: [ pdf ]
Taxation, Inequality, and the Provision of Local Public Health
Current Version: [ pdf ]
The Rural Mortality Decline in the United States, 1900-1930
Current Version: [ pdf ]

Research In Progress

Health Infrastructure or Administration? The Impact of Urban Health Departments

Marital Instability and Child Outcomes in Mexico

Maternity Leave Legislation and Child Health in Mexico

Does More Medical Care Lead to Better Outcomes? Evidence from Changes in Late-term Induction Recommendations

The Benefits of a Birth Center Model of Care: A Regression Discontinuity Design using Hospital Transfers