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Published and Accepted Papers

Strategic Complexity and the Value of Thinking

Economic Journal​ (accepted)

(with D. Gill) Paper

Cognitive skills, strategic sophistication, and life outcomes

Journal of Political Economy, 2022, 130(10), 2643–2704 (with E. Fe and D. Gill) Paper

Using Goals to Motivate College Students: Theory and Evidence from Field Experiments
Review of Economics and Statistics, 2020, vol. 102(4), pp 648-663
(with D. Clark, D. Gill and M.Rush) Paper
First-place Loving and Last-place Loathing: How Rank in the Distribution of Performance Affects Effort Provision 
Management Science, 2019, vol. 65(2), pp 459-954.
(with D. Gill, Z. Kissova and J. LeePaper

Measuring costly effort using the slider task
Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 2019, vol. 21, pp 1-9
(with D. Gill) Paper Z-Tree code (.ztt file)

Cognitive Ability, Character Skills, and Learning to Play Equilibrium: A Level-k Analysis 
Journal of Political Economy, 2016, vol. 124(6), pp 1619-1676.
(with D. GillPaper Online Appendix

Longevity, Life-cycle Behavior and Pension Reform
Journal of Econometrics, 2014, vol. 178(3), pp 582-601.
(with P. HaanPaper

Gender Differences and Dynamics in Competition: The Role of Luck 
Quantitative Economics, 2014, vol. 5(2), pp 351-376.
(with D. GillPaper

Cheating in the Workplace: An Experimental Study of the Impact of Bonuses and Productivity 
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2013, vol. 96 (December), pp 120-134.
(with D. Gill and M. VlassopoulosPaper

A Structural Analysis of Disappointment Aversion in a Real Effort Competition
American Economic Review, 2012, vol. 102(1), pp 469-503.
(with D. GillPaper Online Appendix

Modeling Employment Dynamics with State Dependence and Unobserved Heterogeneity 
Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2012, vol. 30(2), pp 411-431.
Paper Online Appendix

A Structural Approach to Estimating the Effect of Taxation on the Labor Market Dynamics of Older Workers
Econometrics Journal, 2010, vol. 13(3), pp S99-S125.
(with P. HaanPaper

Estimating Labour Supply Elasticities under Rationing: A Structural Model of Time Allocation Behaviour
Canadian Journal of Economics, 2009, vol. 42(1), pp. 90-112. 
Paper Online Appendix
Working Papers

​​The Heterogeneous Effects of Social Assistance and Unemployment Insurance:  Evidence from a Life-Cycle Model of Family Labor Supply and Savings (with P. Haan)

Revise and resubmit (second round) at American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics Paper 

Insurance, Redistribution, and the Inequality of Lifetime Income (with P. Haan and D. Kemptner)

Revise and Resubmit at Quantitative Economics Paper ​

Peer Effects in University Housing: Evidence from Fuzzy Central Assignment (with Chao Fu, Jesse Gregory, and 

Clint Harris) Paper

The Creativity Premium (with D. Gill) Paper

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