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Childrens Workshop

July 24 - 25, 2014


Janet Currie, Organizer

Charles Rooms AB

Royal Sonesta Hotel

5 Cambridge Parkway

Cambridge, Massachusetts






Wednesday July 23: 


6:00 pm

Clambake at the Royal Sonesta Hotel





Thursday, July 24:

Joint with Labor Group





8:00 am

Coffee and Pastries



8:30 am

Anna Aizer, Brown University and NBER
Shari Eli, University of Toronto
Joseph Ferrie, Northwestern Universityand NBER
Adriana Lleras-Muney, University of California at Los Angeles and NBER


The Long Run Impact of Welfare



9:20 am

Mike Geruso, Princeton University
Heather Royer, University of California at Santa Barbara and NBER


The Impact of Education on Fertility: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the UK



10:10 am




10:30 am

Janet Currie, Princeton University and NBER
Hannes Schwandt, Princeton University


Short and Long Run Effects of Unemployment on Fertility



11:20 am

Kjell Salvanes, Norwegian School of Economics and Business
Sandy Black, University of Texas, Austin and NBER
Aline Butikofer, Norwegian School of Economics
Paul Devereux, University College Dublin


This Is Only a Test? Long-Run and Intergenerational Impacts of Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout



12:10 pm






Labor Studies Workshop





1:15 pm

Matthew Gentzkow and Jesse M, Shapiro, University of Chicago and NBER
Measuring the Sensitivity of Parameter Estimates to Sample Statistics





2:05 pm

Alan Kruger and Alexandre Mas, Princeton University and NBER
(with Xiaotong Niu)
The Evolution of Rotation Group Bias in the Current Population Survey





2:55 pm






3:15 pm

Melvin Stephens Jr., University of Michigan and NBER
(with Takashi Unayama)
Estimating the Impacts of Program Benefits Using Instrumental Variables with Under-reported and Imputed Data





4:05 pm






4:15 pm

Alberto Abadie, Harvard University and NBER
(with Matthew Chingos and Martin West)
Endogenous Stratification in Randomized Experiments





4:55 pm




Friday, July 25:


Childrens Workshop



8:00 am

Coffee and Pastries



8:30 am

Maya Rossin-Slater, University of California at Santa Barbara
Miriam Wust, The Danish National Centre for Social Research


Parental Responses to Child Support Obligations: Causal Evidence from Administrative Data



9:20 am

Philip Oreopoulos, University of Toronto and NBER
Robert Brown, Bureau of Economic Analysis
Adam Lavecchia, University of Toronto


Pathways to Education: An Integrated Approach to Helping At Risk High School Students



10:00 am




10:30 am

Meta Brown, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Wilbert H. van der Klaauw, Federal Reserve Bank of New York


Financial Education and the Debt Behavior of the Young



11:20 am

Michael Lovenheim, Cornell University and NBER
Randall Reback, Columbia University
Leigh R. Wedenoja, Cornell University


How Does Access to Health Care Affect Health and Education? Evidence from School-based Health Center Openings



12:10 pm

Lunch and Adjourn