Alfonso Flores-Lagunes 

Professor of Economics and Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar

Selected Papers

“Bounds on Average and Quantile Treatment Effects on Duration Outcomes under Censoring, Selection, and Noncompliance” (with G. Blanco, C.A. Flores and X. Chen). Forthcoming, Journal of Business and
Economic Statistics
.

“The Effect of Education on Health: Evidence from the 1997 Compulsory Schooling Reform in Turkey.”  B.H. Baltagi and H.M. Karatas. Regional Science and Urban Economics, Volume 77, July 2019, Pages 205-221.

“The Differential Incidence and Severity of Food Insecurity by Racial, Ethnic, and Immigrant Groups Over the Great Recession in the United States” (with H. Jales, J. Liu and N. Wilson), American Economic
Review P&P
, 108(3), May 2018, pp. 379-83.
 
“An Estimator for Discrete-Choice Models with Spatial Lag Dependence Using Large Samples, with an Application to Land-Use Conversions” (with C. Carrión-Flores and L. Guci), Regional Science and Urban
Economics
, 2018, 69:77-93.

“Going Beyond LATE: Bounding Average Treatment Effects of Job Corps Training.” X. Chen and C.A. Flores. Journal of Human Resources, 2018, Vol. 53, No. 4: 1050-1099.

“The Effect of Degree Attainment on Crime: Evidence from a Randomized Social Experiment." V. Amin, C.A. Flores, and D.J. Parisian, Economics of Education Review, Vol. 54 (2016), pp. 259-273.

“A Spatial Model of School District Open Enrollment Choice." D. Brasington and L. Guci, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 56 (2016), pp. 1-18.

“Partial Identification of Local Average Treatment Effects with an Invalid Instrument." C.A. Flores, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 31, No. 4 (October, 2013), pp. 534-545.

“The Effects of Job Corps Training on Wages of Adolescents and Young Adults.” G. Blanco and C.A. Flores, American Economic Review (P&P), Vol. 103, No. 3 (Ma,y 2013), pp. 418-22.

“Bounds on the Quantile Treatment Effects of Job Corps on Wages." G. Blanco and C.A. Flores, Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 48, No. 3 (2013),  pp. 659-701.

“Estimation of Sample Selection Models with Spatial Dependence." K. Schnier, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 27, No 2 (March, 2012), pp. 173–204.

“Estimating the Effects of Length of Exposure to Instruction in a Training Program: The Case of Job Corps." C.A. Flores, A. Gonzalez and T. Neumann, The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 94, No. 1 (February, 2012), pp. 153–171.

“Learning but not Earning? The Impact of Job Corps Training for Hispanic Youths." A. Gonzalez and T. Neumann, Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, No. 3 (July, 2010), pp. 651-667.

“Interpreting Degree Effects in the Returns to Education." A. Light, Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 45, No. 2 (Spring, 2010), pp. 439-467.

“Finite Sample Evidence of IV Estimators Under Weak Instruments.” Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 22, No. 3 (April, 2007), pp. 677-694.