• CPR Working Papers Series

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  • No. 245 Abstract "Examining the Link Between Gentrification, Children’s Egocentric Food Environment, and Obesity," Christopher Rick, Jeehee Han*, Spencer Shanholtz, and Amy Ellen Schwartz. January 2022. WP245 Full Paper

    No. 244 Abstract "Towering Intellects? Sizing Up the Relationship Between Height and Academic Success," Stephanie Coffey and Amy Ellen Schwartz. December 2021. WP244 Full Paper

    No. 243 Abstract "Using Pupil Transportation Data to Explore Educational Inequities and Outcomes: A Case Study from New York City," Sarah Cordes, Samantha Trajkovski, Christopher Rick, Meryle Weinstein, and Amy Ellen Schwartz. December 2021. WP243 Full Paper

    No. 242 Abstract "Behavioral Bias in Occupational Fatality Risk: Theory, Evidence, and Implications," Perry Singleton. November 2021. WP242 Full Paper

    No. 241 Abstract "What Makes a Classmate a Peer? Examining Which Peers Matter in NYC Elementary Schools," William C. Horrace, Hyunseok Jung, Jonathan L. Presler, Amy Ellen Schwartz*. November 2021. WP241 Full Paper

    No. 240 Abstract "Robust Dynamic Panel Data Models Using 𝛆-Contamination," Badi H. Baltagi, Georges Bresson, Anoop Chaturvedi, and Guy Lacroix. October 2021. WP240 Full Paper

    No. 239 Abstract "The Effect of Industrial Robots on Workplace Safety," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. February 2021. WP239 Full Paper

    No. 238 Abstract "Depth-Weighted Forecast Combination: Application to COVID-19 Cases," Yoonseok Lee and Donggyu Sul. February 2021. WP238 Full Paper

    No. 237 Abstract "Trimmed Mean Group Estimation," Yoonseok Lee and Donggyu Sul. February 2021. WP237 Full Paper

    No. 236 Abstract "Dynamic and Non-Neutral Productivity Effects of Foreign Ownership: A Nonparametric Approach," Yoonseok Lee, Mary E. Lovely, and Hoang Pham. January 2021. WP236 Full Paper

    No. 235 Abstract "Technical Efficiency of Public Middle Schools in New York City," William C. Horrace, Michah W. Rothbart, and Yi Yang. December 2020. WP235 Full Paper

    No. 234 Abstract "The Effects of Vietnam-Era Military Service on the Long-Term Health of Veterans: A Bounds Analysis," Xintong Wang, Carlos A. Flores, and Alfonso Flores-Lagunes. November 2020. WP234 Full Paper

    No. 233 Abstract "A Panel Data Model with Generalized Higher-Order Network Effects," Badi H. Baltagi, Sophia Ding, and Peter H. Egger. October 2020. WP233 Full Paper

    No. 232 Abstract "Genetic Risks, Adolescent Health and Schooling Attainment," Vikesh Amin, Jere R. Behrman, Jason M. Fletcher, Carlos A. Flores, Alfonso Flores-Lagunes, and Hans-Peter Kohler. July 2020. WP232 Full Paper

    No. 231 Abstract "Labor Market Policies in a Roy-Rosen Bargaining Economy," Hugo Jales and Zhengfei Yu. June 2020. WP231 Full Paper

    No. 230 Abstract "Nonparametric Tests of Tail Behavior in Stochastic Frontier Models," William C. Horrace and Yulong Wang. June 2020. WP230 Full Paper

    No. 229 Abstract "Growth Empirics: A Bayesian Semiparametric Model with Random Coefficients for a Panel of OECD Countries," Badi H. Baltagi, Georges Bresson, and Jean-Michel Etienne. May 2020. WP229 Full Paper

    No. 228 Abstract "Does Proximity to Fast Food Cause Childhood Obesity? Evidence from Public Housing," Jeehee Han, Amy Ellen Schwartz, and Brian Elbel. May 2020. WP228 Full Paper

    No. 227 Abstract "Paying for Free Lunch: The Impact of CEP Universal Free Meals on Revenues, Spending, and Student Health," Michah W. Rothbart, Amy Ellen Schwartz, and Emily Gutierrez. April 2020. WP227 Full Paper

    No. 226 Abstract "Network Competition and Team Chemistry in the NBA," William C. Horrace, Hyunseok Jung, and Shane Sanders. March 2020. WP226 Full Paper

    No. 225 Abstract "Density Deconvolution with Laplace Errors and Unknown Variance," Jun Cai, William C. Horrace, and Christopher F. Parmeter. June 2020. (Revised from March 2020). WP225 Full Paper

    No. 224 Abstract "Do Foster Care Agencies Discriminate Against Gay Couples? Evidence from a Correspondence Study," Mattie Mackenzie-Liu, David J. Schwegman, and Leonard M. Lopoo. January 2020. WP224 Full Paper

    No. 223 Abstract "Inference in Threshold Models," Yoonseok Lee and Yulong Wang. January 2020. WP223 Full Paper

    No. 222 Abstract "Nonparametric Sample Splitting," Yoonseok Lee and Yulong Wang. January 2020. WP222 Full Paper

    No. 221 Abstract "Forecasting with Unbalanced Panel Data," Badi Baltagi and Long Liu. January 2020. WP221 Full Paper

    No. 220 Abstract "New York State Economic Status of Regions and Development Programs," Michael Wasylenko. January 2020. WP220 Full Paper

    No. 219 Abstract "Strategies to Build Economic Strength in Lagging Areas: Investment, Tax Incentives, Wage Subsidies, Worker Training, and Education," Michael Wasylenko. December 2019. WP219 Full Paper

    No. 218 Abstract "Holding Hospitals Accountable? Evidence on the Effectiveness of Minimum Charity Care Provision Laws," Michah W. Rothbart and Nara Yoon. September 2019. WP218 Full Paper

    No. 217 Abstract "California Paid Family Leave and Parental Time Use," Samantha Trajkovski. September 2019. WP217 Full Paper

    No. 216 Abstract "The Impact of BMI on Mental Health: Further Evidence from Genetic Markers," Vikesh Amin, Carlos A. Flores, and Alfonso Flores-Lagunes. August 2019. WP216 Full Paper

    No. 215 Abstract "The Effects of EITC Exposure in Childhood on Marriage and Early Childbearing," Katherine Michelmore & Leonard M. Lopoo. April 2019. WP215 Full Paper

    No. 214 Abstract "Structural Changes in Heterogeneous Panels with Endogenous Regressors," Badi H. Baltagi, Qu Feng, Chihwa Kao. April 2019. WP214 Full Paper

    No. 213 Abstract "Testing for Shifts in a Time Trend Panel Data Model with Serially Correlated Error Component Disturbances," Badi H.Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, Long Liu. February 2019. WP213 Full Paper

    No. 212 Abstract "Who Benefits from Accountability-Driven School Closure? Evidence from New York City," Robert Bifulco, Jr. and David Schwegman. December 2018. WP212 Full Paper

    No. 211 Abstract "Contagious Exporting and Foreign Ownership: Evidence from Firms in Shanghai using a Bayesian Spatial Bivariat Probit Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. April 2018. WP211 Full Paper

    No. 210 Abstract "Rental Market Discrimination against Same-Sex Couples: Evidence from an Email Correspondence Audit," David Schwegman. September 2018 (Revised from October 2017). WP210 Full Paper

    No. 209 Abstract "Determinants of Firm-Level Domestic Sales and Exports with Spillovers: Evidence from China," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. September 2017. WP209 Full Paper

    No. 208 Abstract "Robust Linear Static Panel Data Models Using ε-Contamination," Badi H. Baltagi, Georges Bresson, Anoop Chaturvedi, and Guy Lacroix. September 2017. WP208 Full Paper

    No. 207 Abstract "Network Effects on Labor Contracts of Internal Migrants in China- A Spatial Autoregressive Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Ying Deng, and Xiangjun Ma. September 2017. WP207 Full Paper

    No. 206 Abstract "Pregnancy Medicaid Expansions and Fertility: Differentiating between the Intensive and Extensive Margins," Lincoln H. Groves, Sarah Hamersma, and Leonard M. Lopoo. August 2017. WP206 Full Paper

    No. 205 Abstract "Labor Unions and Occupational Safety: Event-Study Analysis Using Union Elections," Ling Li, Shawn Rohlin, and Perry Singleton. July 2017. WP205 Full Paper

    No. 204 Abstract "Financing Central Cities: The Economics Underlying Fiscal Strategy Options With Special Reference to Syracuse City and the Consensus Report," Michael Wasylenko. July 2017. WP204 Full Paper

    No. 203 Abstract "Let Them Eat Lunch: The Impact of Universal Free Meals on Student Performance," Amy Ellen Schwartz and Michah Rothbart. July 2019 (Revised from December 2017). WP203 Full Paper

    No. 202 Abstract "What are the Financial Implications of Public Quality Disclosure? Evidence from New York City’s Restaurant Food Safety Grading Policy," Rachel Meltzer, Michah W. Rothbart, Amy Ellen Schwartz, Thad Calabrese, Diana Silver, Tod Mijanovich, and Meryle Weinstein. April 2017. WP202 Full Paper

    No. 201 Abstract "The Effect of Workplace Inspections on Worker Safety," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. February 2017. WP201 Full Paper

    No. 200 Abstract "The Effects of State and Federal Mental Health Parity Laws on Working Time," Jinqi Ye. February 2017. WP200 Full Paper

    No. 199 Abstract "Measuring the Financial Shocks of Natural Disasters: A Panel Study of U.S. States," Qing Miao, Yilin Hou, and Michael Abrigo. December 2016. WP199 Full Paper

    No. 198 Abstract "Retention Heterogeneity in New York City Schools," Douglas Almond, Ajin Lee, and Amy Ellen Schwartz. November 2016. WP198 Full Paper

    No. 197 Abstract "The Health Care Expenditure and Income: A Global Perspective," Badi H. Baltagi, Raffaele Lagravinese, Francesco Moscone, and Elisa Tosetti. November 2016. WP197 Full Paper

    No. 196 Abstract "Stationary Points for Parametric Stochastic Frontier Models," William C. Horrace and Ian A. Wright. November 2016. WP196 Full Paper

    No. 195 Abstract "The Academic Effects of Chronic Exposure to Neighborhood Violence," Amy Ellen Schwartz, Agustina Laurito, Johanna Lacoe, Patrick Sharkey, and Ingrid Gould Ellen. November 2016. WP195 Full Paper

    No. 194 Abstract "The Identification and Estimation of a Large Factor Model with Structural Instability," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Fa Wang. November 2016. WP194 Full Paper

    No. 193 Abstract "Incentivizing Healthy Eating in Children: An Investigation of the "Ripple" and "Temporal" Effects of Reward-Based Interventions," Saied Toossi. November 2016.  WP193 Full Paper

    No. 192 Abstract "So Many Hospitals, So Little Information: How Hospital Value Based Purchasing is a Game of Chance," Andrew I. Friedson, William C. Horrace, and Allison F. Marier. August 2016. WP192 Full Paper

    No. 191 Abstract "A Framework for Measurement Error in Self-Reported Health Conditions," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. August 2016. WP191 Full Paper

    No. 190 Abstract "The Dynamic Effect of Disability on Marriage: Evidence from the Social Security Disability Insurance Program," Ling Li and Perry Singleton. June 2016. WP190 Full Paper

    No. 189 Abstract "Asymptotic Power of the Sphericity Test Under Weak and Strong Factors in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Fa Wang. March 2016. WP189 Full Paper

    No. 188 Abstract "Prediction in a Generalized Spatial Panel Data Model with Serial Correlation," Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. February 2016. WP188 Full Paper

    No. 187 Abstract "Bayesian Spatial Bivariate Panel Probit Estimation," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. January 2016. WP187 Full Paper

    No. 186 Abstract "The Behavioral Impacts of Property Tax Relief: Salience or Framing?"Phuong Nguyen-Hoang and John Yinger. December 2015. WP186 Full Paper

    No. 185 Abstract "Cointegration of Matched Home Purchases and Rental Price Indexes-Evidence from Singapore," Badi H. Baltagi and Jing Li. October 2015. WP185 Full Paper

    No. 184 Abstract "Estimating the Effects of the Minimum Wage in a Developing Country: A Density Discontinuity Design Approach," Hugo Jales. October 2015. WP184 Full Paper

    No. 183 Abstract "Testing For Spatial Lag and Spatial Error Dependence in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model Using Double Length Artificial Regressions," Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. September 2015. WP183 Full Paper

    No. 182 Abstract "Health, Medical Innovation and Disability Insurance: A Case Study of HIV Antiretroviral Therapy," Perry Singleton. September 2015. WP182 Full Paper

    No. 181 Abstract "Still “Saving Babies”? The Impact of Child Medicaid Expansions on High School Completion Rates," Lincoln H. Groves. June 2016 (Revised from June 2015). WP181 Full Paper

    No. 180 Abstract "Averaged Instrumental Variables Estimators," Yoonseok Lee and Yu Zhou. May 2015. WP180 Full Paper

    No. 179 Abstract "Estimation of Heterogeneous Panels with Structural Breaks," Badi H. Baltagi, Qu Feng, and Chihwa Kao. March 2015. WP179 Full Paper

    No. 178 Abstract "Estimation and Identification of Change Points in Panel Models with Nonstationary or Stationary Regressors and Error Term," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Long Liu. January 2015. WP178 Full Paper

    No. 177 Abstract "Adaptive Elastic Net GMM Estimation with Many Invalid Moment Conditions: Simultaneous Model and Moment Selection," Mehmet Caner, Xu Han, and Yoonseok Lee. January 2015. WP177 Full Paper

    No. 176 Abstract "On Testing for Sphericity with Non-normality in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model," Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Bin Peng. December 2014.  WP176 Full Paper

    No. 175 Abstract "Sources of Productivity Spillovers: Panel Data Evidence from China," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. December 2014. WP175 Full Paper

    No. 174 Abstract "Random Effects, Fixed Effects and Hausman’s Test for the Generalized Mixed Regressive Spatial Autoregressive Panel," Badi H. Baltagi and Long Liu. December 2014. WP174 Full Paper

    No. 173 Abstract "Firm-level Productivity Spillovers in China’s Chemical Industry: A Spatial Hausman-Taylor Approach," Badi H. Baltagi, Peter H. Egger, and Michaela Kesina. December 2014. WP173 Full Paper

    No. 172 Abstract "Welfare Reform and Children’s Health," Badi H. Baltagi and Yin-Fang Yen. November 2014. WP172 Full Paper

    No. 171 Abstract "The Spatial Polish Wage Curve with Gender Effects: Evidence from the Polish Labor Survey," Badi H. Baltagi and Bartlomiej Rokicki. August 2014. WP171 Full Paper

    No. 170 Abstract "Test of Hypotheses in a Time Trend Panel Data Model with Serially Correlated Error Component Disturbances,” Badi H. Baltagi, Chihwa Kao, and Long Liu. July 2014. WP170 Full Paper

    No. 169 Abstract "Treatment Effects with Unobserved Heterogeneity: A Set Identification Approach," Sung Jae Jun, Yoonseok Lee, and Youngki Shin. July 2014. WP169 Full Paper

    No. 168 Abstract "Endogenous Network Production Functions with Selectivity," William C. Horrace, Xiaodong Liu, and Eleonora Patacchini. May 2014. WP168 Full Paper

    No. 167 Abstract "Identification and Estimation of Outcome Response with Heterogeneous Treatment Externalities," Tiziano Arduini, Eleonora Patacchini, and Edoardo Rainone. April 2014. WP167 Full Paper

    No. 166 Abstract "A Laplace Stochastic Frontier Model," William C. Horrace and Christopher F. Parmeter. April 2014. WP166 Full Paper

    No. 165 Abstract "Hospital Treatment Rates and Spill-over Effects: Does Ownership Matter?" Badi H. Baltagi and Yin-Fang Yen. January 2014. WP165 Full Paper