Publications

Family Disadvantage and the Gender Gap in Behavioral and Educational Outcomes
Joint with David Autor, David Figlio, Krzysztof Karbownik, and Jeffrey Roth

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, July 2019 
[pdf] [online appendix] [NBER WP version] [press: Washington Post, New York Times]                                                                                                            

School Quality and the Gender Gap in Educational Achievement
Joint with David Autor, David Figlio, Krzysztof Karbownik, and Jeffrey Roth

American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings, May 2016
[pdf] [press: Washington Post, VoxEU]                                                                                                                                       

Working Papers

Hours Constraints, Occupational Choice, and Gender: Evidence from Medical Residents

Revise and Resubmit, Review of Economic Studies
Winner, 2017 CESifo Distinguished Research Affiliate Award; Honorable Mention, 2016 Upjohn Institute Dissertation Award
[pdf] [press: New York Times]                                    

Gender Differences in Politician Persistence

[pdf] [press: Politico, Texas Observer, UCLA Anderson Review]

Other Writing

Wayward Sons: The Emerging Gender Gap in Labor Markets and Education
Joint with David Autor

Third Way, March 2013 
[pdf] [press: New York Times, The Economist, Los Angeles Times]