Economic Commentaries

What Is Behind the Persistence of the Racial Wealth Gap? with Daniel Carroll

The Opioid Crisis and the Labor Market with Anne Chen

          Allegheny College Executive Roundtable   ·   Sinclair   ·   Plain Dealer   ·   PGH Tribune-Review

The Consequences of Exposure to Violence during Early Childhood with Anne Chen

          BLS Monthly Labor Review

Neighborhood Poverty and Quality in the Moving to Opportunity Experiment with Daniel Kolliner

          Next City   ·   WTAM   ·   Chicago Magazine

Which Poor Neighborhoods Experienced Income Growth in Recent Decades? with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver

          Washington Post   ·   Urban Cincy

The Concentration of Poverty within Metropolitan Areas with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver

          WKSU   ·   WSJ Blog   ·   Milwaukeer Journal Sentinel

Concentrated Poverty with Mary Zenker

The Growing Difference in College Attainment between Women and Men with Timothy Dunne and Kyle Fee




Economic Trends

Recent Evidence on the Job Search Effort of Unemployed Females (joint with Chris Vecchio)

Job Search Before and After the Great Recession (joint with Anne Chen and Chris Vecchio)

Is a Neighborhood's Unemployment Rate Influenced by Its Metro Area? (joint with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver)

Differences in Employment Growth across Metropolitan Areas (joint with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver)

Educational Attainment and Demographic Differences in Employment (joint with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver)

Hours Worked and Employment (joint with Emily Burgen)

Measuring Small Business Hiring (joint with Emily Burgen)

Poverty and Unemployment in the Great Recession: Neighborhood Trends

Recent Trends in Neighborhood Poverty (joint with Kyle Fee and Nelson Oliver)

Recent Changes in the Relationship between Education and Male Labor Market Outcomes (joint with Mary Zenker)

Neighborhood Poverty Rates between 1970 and 2000 (joint with Mary Zenker)

Educational Attainment and Employment (joint with Mary Zenker)



Blog Posts

Building Infrastructure, Physical and Otherwise, in Rural Haiti