RESEARCH PROJECTS

& PRESENTATIONS

College Campus

HIGHER EDUCATION

Why Don't Elite Colleges Expand Supply?

Blair, Smetters

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2021

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

Occupational Licensing and the Digital Economy

Blair, Fisher

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2021

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

Structural Increases in Demand for Skill after the Great Recession

Blair, Deming

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AMERICAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION | 2020

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

Job Market Signaling Through Occupational Licensing

Blair, Chung

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2020

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

The Effect of Labor Flexibility on Gender Wage Gaps

Blair, Posmanick

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NBER LABOR STUDIES PAPER | 2019

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

Skills, Degrees, and Labor Market Inequality

Blair, Debroy, Heck

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2021

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LABOR MARKET

A Model of Occupational Licensing and Statistical Discrimination

Blair, Chung

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UPJOHN WORKING PAPER | 2020

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EDUCATION

The Effect of Unilateral Divorce Laws on College Educational Attainment

Blair, Neilson

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FORTHCOMING

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

How Much of a Barrier to Entry is Occupational Licensing?

Blair, Chung

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BRITISH JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS | 2019

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

The Labor Market Consequences of Ex-Offender Licensing Laws

Blair, Kleiner, Hicks

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Upjohn Institute and Washington Center for Equitable Growth | 2019 

 

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EDUCATION

A National Study of School Spending and House Prices

Bayer, Blair, Whaley

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2020

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

STARs: Work Experience as a Job Market Signal 

Blair, Castagnino, Groshen, Debroy, Auguste, Ahmed, Diaz, Bonavida

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NBER WORKING PAPER | 2020

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DEVELOPMENT

The Effect of Selective Property Rights on Economic Development

Blair

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FORTHCOMING

 

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LABOR MARKET INEQUALITY

Disentangling Peer Effects and Economic Incentives in Customer Acquisition

Blair, Lee

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FORTHCOMING

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DEVELOPMENT

Outside Options More Important Than Race in Explaining Tipping Points in US Neighborhoods

Blair, Smetters

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HCEO WORKING PAPER | 2017

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WORKS IN PROGRESS

The Effect of Decentralized Racial Preferences on Segregation

Peter Blair & Patrick Bayer

The Effect of Merit-based Aid on Student Outcomes in India


 

Peter Blair & Smriti Bhargava

Using the Moving To Opportunity Experiment to Assess the Validity of Non-experimental Instruments for House Prices.

Peter Blair

Federal Funding Premia for Elite Universities

Peter Blair & Michael Dinerstein

Distinctively Black Names and Associated Outcomes Pre and Post Civil Rights Era 
 

Peter Blair & Jhacova Williams

The Effect of Financial Incentives on Research Output of Faculty: Evidence from India

Peter Blair