Research

WORKING PAPER TITLES
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Maybe Next Month? Temperature Shocks, Climate Change, and Dynamic Adjustments in Birth Rates
With O. Deschenes & M. Guldi

Adjusting to Permanent Environmental Changes: Evidence from Agriculture and the US Acid Rain Program
With N. Sanders

Coal, Smoke, and Death: Bituminous Coal and American Home Heating
With K. Clay & J. Tarr
 
 
PUBLISHED PAPER TITLES
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Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century
Journal of Political Economy | 2016 | With K. Clay, O. Deschenes, M. Greenstone, & J. Shapiro

Success is Something to Sneeze At: Influenza Mortality in Cities that Participate in the Super Bowl
American Journal of Health Economics | 2016 | With C. Stoecker & N. Sanders

Heaping-Induced Bias in Regression Discontinuity Designs
Economic Inquiry | 2016 | With J. Lindo & G. Waddell

Convergence in Adaptation to Climate Change: Evidence from High Temperatures and Mortality, 1900-2004
American Economic Review P&P | 2015 | With K. Clay, O. Deschenes, M. Greenstone, & J. Shapiro

A Pint for a Pound? Minimum Drinking Age Laws and Birth Outcomes
Health Economics | 2015 | With M. Page

Agricultural Policy, Migration, and Malaria in the United States in the 1930s
Explorations in Economic History | 2012 | With P. Fishback & S. Kantor

Absolute Humidity, Temperature, and Influenza Mortality: 30 Years of County-Level Evidence from the United States
American Journal of Epidemiology | 2012 | With J. Shimshack

Climate Change, Humidity, and Mortality in the United States
Journal of Environmental Economics & Management | 2012 | Solo authored

Saving Babies? Revisiting the Effect of Very Low Birth Weight Classification
Quarterly Journal of Economics | 2011 | With M. Guldi, J. Lindo, & G. Waddell

The Long-Term Economic Impact of In Utero and Postnatal Exposure to Malaria
Journal of Human Resources | 2010 | Solo authored