Petra E. Todd
Department of Economics
University of Pennsylvania
3718 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|July 2009||A Note on Adapting Propensity Score Matching and Selection Models to Choice Based Samples|
with James J. Heckman: w15179
Published: James J. Heckman & Petra E. Todd, 2009.
"A note on adapting propensity score matching and selection models to choice based samples,"
Royal Economic Society, vol. 12(s1), pages S230-S234, 01.
citation courtesy of
|February 2008||Earnings Functions and Rates of Return|
with James J. Heckman, Lance J. Lochner: w13780
Published: James J. Heckman & Lance J. Lochner & Petra E. Todd, 2008. "Earnings Functions and Rates of Return," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(1), pages 1-31. citation courtesy of
|August 2006||The Chilean Pension Reform Turns 25: Lessons From the Social Protection Survey|
with Alberto Arenas de Mesa, David Bravo, Jere R. Behrman, Olivia S. Mitchell: w12401
Published: Kay, Stephen and Tapen Sinha (eds.) Lessons from Pension Reform in the Americas. Oxford: OUP, 2008.
|August 2005||Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond|
with James J. Heckman, Lance J. Lochner: w11544
Published: Heckman, James J. & Lochner, Lance J. & Todd, Petra E., 2006. "Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond," Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier.
|December 2004||Using Hit Rate Tests to Test for Racial Bias in Law Enforcement: Vehicle Searches in Wichita|
with Nicola Persico: w10947
|May 2003||Fifty Years of Mincer Earnings Regressions|
with James J. Heckman, Lance J. Lochner: w9732
Published: Hanushek, E. and F. Welch (eds.) Handbook of Education Economics, Vol. 1. The Netherlands: Elsevier, 2006.
|December 1999||Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches: Theory and Evidence|
with John Knowles, Nicola Persico: w7449
Published: Knowles, John, Nicola Persico and Petra Todd. "Racial Bias In Motor Vehicle Searches: Theory And Evidence," Journal of Political Economy, 2001, v109(1,Feb), 203-229. citation courtesy of
|May 1999||Evaluating the Effect of an Antidiscrimination Law Using a Regression-Discontinuity Design|
with Jinyong Hahn, Wilbert Van der Klaauw: w7131
|August 1998||Characterizing Selection Bias Using Experimental Data|
with James Heckman, Hidehiko Ichimura, Jeffrey Smith: w6699
Published: Econometrica, Vol. 66, no. 5 (1999): 1017-1098. citation courtesy of
|February 1998||Social Action, Private Choice, and Philanthropy: Understanding the Sources of Improvements in Black Schooling in Georgia, 1911-1960|
with John Donohue III, James J. Heckman: w6418
Published: Donohue, John J., III, James J. Heckman and Petra E. Todd. "The Schooling Of Southern Blacks: The Roles Of Legal Activism And Private Philanthropy, 1910-1960," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2002, v107(1,Feb), 225-268.
|October 1995||The Schooling Quality-Earnings Relationship: Using Economic Theory to Interpret Functional Forms Consistent with the Evidence|
with James Heckman, Anne Layne-Farrar: w5288
|September 1995||Does Measured School Quality Really Matter? An Examination of the Earnings-Quality Relationship|
with James Heckman, Anne Layne-Farrar: w5274
Published: Burtless, G. (ed.) Does Money Matter? The Effect of School Resources on Student Achievement and Success. Brookings, July 1996.