Theodore J. Joyce
5 Hanover Square, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10004-2630
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: City University of New York
Information about this author at RePEc
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|November 2019||The Earned Income Tax Credit and Infant Health Revisited|
with Daniel L. Dench: w26476
Published: Daniel Dench & Theodore Joyce, 2020. "The earned income tax credit and infant health revisited," Health Economics, vol 29(1), pages 72-84.
|April 2019||The Impact of Parental Involvement Laws on Minor Abortion|
with Robert Kaestner, Jason Ward: w25758
Published: Theodore J. Joyce & Robert Kaestner & Jason Ward, 2020. "The Impact of Parental Involvement Laws on the Abortion Rate of Minors," Demography, vol 57(1), pages 323-346.
|January 2019||Tweet Sixteen and Pregnant: Missing Links in the Causal Chain from Reality TV to Fertility|
with David A. Jaeger, Robert Kaestner: w25446
Published: in the International Journal for Re-Views in Empirical Economics in 2019 (Vol 3 No 1)
|July 2018||A Cautionary Tale of Evaluating Identifying Assumptions: Did Reality TV Really Cause a Decline in Teenage Childbearing?|
with David A. Jaeger, Robert Kaestner: w24856
|October 2015||Do Students Know Best? Choice, Classroom Time, and Academic Performance|
with Sean Crockett, David A. Jaeger, Onur Altindag, Stephen D. O'Connell, Dahlia K. Remler: w21656
|March 2015||Effects of Peer Counseling to Support Breastfeeding: Assessing the External Validity of a Randomized Field Experiment|
with Onur Altindag, Julie A. Reeder: w21013
|March 2014||Does Classroom Time Matter? A Randomized Field Experiment of Hybrid and Traditional Lecture Formats in Economics|
with Sean Crockett, David A. Jaeger, Onur Altindag, Stephen D. O'Connell: w20006
Published: Joyce, Ted, Sean Crockett, David A. Jaeger, Onur Altindag, Stephen D. O'Connell "Does Classroom Time Matter?" Economics of Education Review, 46:64-77 (June 2015).
|February 2013||Do Parental Involvement Laws Deter Risky Teen Sex?|
with Silvie Colman, Thomas S. Dee: w18810
Published: Colman, Silvie & Dee, Thomas S. & Joyce, Ted, 2013. "Do parental involvement laws deter risky teen sex?," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(5), pages 873-880. citation courtesy of
|August 2012||Back to the Future? Abortion Before & After Roe|
with Ruoding Tan, Yuxiu Zhang: w18338
Published: Journal of Health Economics Volume 32, Issue 5, September 2013, Pages 804–815 Cover image Abortion before & after Roe Ted Joycea, , , Ruoding Tanb, , Yuxiu Zhangc,
|March 2010||Regulating Abortion: Impact on Patients and Providers in Texas|
with Silvie Colman: w15825
Published: Colman, Silvie and Ted Joyce. 2011. “Regulatin g Abortion: Impact on Pa tients and Providers in Texas." Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 30(4):775-797. citation courtesy of
|June 2009||Abortion and Crime: A Review|
Published: Ted Joyce, 2009. "A Simple Test of Abortion and Crime," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 91(1), pages 112-123, 08.
|February 2009||Maternal Smoking and the Timing of WIC Enrollment|
with Cristina Yunzal-Butler, Andrew D. Racine: w14728
Published: Maternal and Child Health Journal May 2010, Volume 14, Issue 3, pp 318-331 Maternal Smoking and the Timing of WIC Enrollment Cristina Yunzal-Butler, Ted Joyce, Andrew D. Racine
|October 2007||Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan|
with Shin-Yi Chou, Jin-Tan Liu, Michael Grossman: w13466
Published: Shin-Yi Chou & Jin-Tan Liu & Michael Grossman & Ted Joyce, 2010. "Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 2(1), pages 33-61, January. citation courtesy of
|October 2006||Further Tests of Abortion and Crime: A Response to Donohue and Levitt (2001,2004, 2006)|
|Methodological Issues in the Evaluation of Parental Involvement Laws: Evidence from Texas|
with Silvie Colman, Robert Kaestner: w12608
|December 2004||Effects of Gov. Policies on Child Health|
NBER Reporter Winter 05
|September 2004||The Changing Association Between Prenatal Participation in WIC and Birth Outcomes in New York City|
with Diane Gibson, Silvie Colman: w10796
Published: Joyce, T., Gibson, D. and S. Colman. “The Changing Association between Prenatal Participation in WIC and Birth Outcomes in New York City.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 24, 4 (2005): 663-685.
|August 2004||What Did the "Illegitimacy Bonus" Reward?|
with Sanders Korenman, Robert Kaestner, Jennifer Walper: w10699
Published: Korenman Sanders & Joyce Ted & Kaestner Robert & Walper Jennifer, 2006. "What Did the "Illegitimacy Bonus" Reward?," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 6(1), pages 1-36, April. citation courtesy of
|June 2004||Further Tests of Abortion and Crime|
|January 2004||Family Cap Provisions and Changes in Births and Abortions|
with Robert Kaestner, Sanders Korenman, Stanley Henshaw: w10214
Published: Joyce, T., Kaestner, R., Korenman, S., and S. Henshaw. “ Family Cap Provisions and Changes in Births and Abortions.” Population Research and Policy Review 23 (2004): 475-511.
|July 2003||Chip Shots: Association Between the State Children's Health Insurance Programs and Immunization Coverage and Delivery|
with Andrew Racine: w9831
Published: Joyce, T, and A. Racine. “CHIP Shots: Association between the State Children’s Health Insurance Program and Immunization Rates.” Pediatrics 115, 5 (2005): e526-e534.
|December 2002||Welfare Reform and Non-Marital Fertility in the 1990s: Evidence from Birth Records|
with Robert Kaestner, Sanders Korenman: w9406
Published: Ted Joyce & Robert Kaestner & Sanders Korenman, 2003. "Welfare Reform and Non-Marital Fertility in the 1990s: Evidence from Birth Records," Advances in Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 3(1), pages 1108-1108.
|October 2002||The Effect of Cigarette Excise Taxes on Smoking Before, During and After Pregnancy|
with Greg Coleman, Michael Grossman: w9245
Published: Colman, Greg & Grossman, Michael & Joyce, Ted, 2003. "The effect of cigarette excise taxes on smoking before, during and after pregnancy," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 1053-1072, November. citation courtesy of
|June 2001||Did Legalized Abortion Lower Crime?|
Published: Joyce, Ted. "Did Legalized Abortion Lower Crime?" Journal of Human Resources XXXIX, 1 (2004): 1-28.
|January 1999||Does Publicly Provided Health Insurance Improve the Health of Low-Income Children in the United States|
with Robert Kaestner, Andrew Racine: w6887
|May 1997||Impact of Augmented Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes of Medicaid Recipients in New York City|
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 18, no. 1 (January 1999): 31-67 citation courtesy of
|January 1996||The Effect of Maternal Drug Use on Birth Weight: Measurement Error in Binary Variables|
with Robert Kaestner, Hassan Wehbeh: w5434
Published: Economic Inquiry, Vol. 34, no. 4, (October 1996), pp. 617-629. citation courtesy of
|November 1995||State Reproductive Policies and Adolescent Pregnancy Resolution: The Case of Parental Involvement Laws|
with Robert Kaestner: w5354
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 15, no. 5 (October 1996). citation courtesy of
|March 1994||The Impact of Prenatal Exposure to Cocaine on Newborn Costs and Length of Stay|
with Andrew D. Racine, Sandra McCalla, Hassan Wehbeh: w4673
forthcoming, Health Services Research, June 1995.
|February 1992||The Consequences and Costs of Maternal Substance Abuse in New York City|
with Andrew D. Racine, Naci Mocan: w3987
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 11, pp. 297-314 (1992).
|May 1991||Unemployment and Infant Health: Times-Series Evidence from the State of Tennessee|
with Naci H. Mocan: w3694
Published: Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 185-203 (Winter 1993). citation courtesy of
|December 1990||Self-Selection, Prenatal Care, and Birthweight Among Blacks, Whites and Hispanics in New York City|
Published: Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 29, no. 3, Summer 1994, pp. 762-794 citation courtesy of
|December 1989||The Dynamic Relationship between Low Birthweight and Induced Abortion in New York City: An Aggregate Time-Series Analysis|
with Michael Grossman: w3211
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 9, pp. 273-288, (1990). citation courtesy of
|June 1989||The Impact of a Ban on Legalized Abortion on Adolescent Childbearing in New York City|
with Naci H. Mocan: w3002
Published: "The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Adolescent Childbearing in New York City." From American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 80, No. 3, pp. 273-278 , (March 1990).
|1989||Pregnancy Resolution as an Indicator of Wantedness and its Impact on the Initiation of Early Prenatal Care|
with Michael Grossman: w2827
Published: "Pregnancy Wantedness and the Early Initiation of Prenatal Care." From Demography, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 1-17, (February 1990).
|A Time-Series Analysis of Unemployment and Health: The Case of Birth Outcomes in New York City|
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 419-436, (1989). citation courtesy of
|December 1988||Demographic Analysis of Birthweight-Specific Neonatal Mortality|
with Hope Corman, Michael Grossman: w2804
|October 1988||Unobservables, Pregnancy Resolutions, and Birthweight Production Functions in New York City|
with Michael Grossman: w2746
Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 98, No. 5, Part 1, pp. 983-1007, (October 1990). citation courtesy of
|August 1987||A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Strategies to Reduce Infant Mortality|
with Hope Corman, Michael Grossman: w2346
Published: From Medical Care, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 348-360, (April 1988).
|June 1986||The Demand for Health Inputs and Their Impact on the Black Neonatal Mortality Rate in the U.S.|
Published: Joyce, Theodore. "The Demand for Health Inputs and Their Impact on the Black Neonatal Mortality Rate in the U.S.," Social Science and Medicine, Vol. 2 4, No. 11, 1987, pp. 911-918.
|May 1986||An Assessment of the Benefits of Air Pollution Control: The Case of Infant Health|
with Michael Grossman, Fred Goldman: w1928
Published: Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 25, pp. 32-51, (January 1989). citation courtesy of
|October 1985||Birth Outcome Production Functions in the U.S.|
with Hope Corman, Michael Grossman: w1729
Published: Corman, Hope, Theodore J. Joyce and Michael Grossman. "Birth Outcome Production Functions in the U.S." Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 22, No. 3, Summer 1987.
|The Impact of Induced Abortion on Birth Outcomes in the U.S.|
Published: Joyce, Theodore. "The Impact of Induced Abortion on Black and White Birth Outcomes in the U.S.," Demography, Vol. 24, No. 2, May 1987, pp. 229-244.