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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|October 2017||The Economics of Scale-Up|
with Jonathan M.V. Davis, Kelly Hallberg, Jens Ludwig: w23925
|January 2017||Sibling Spillovers|
with Sandra E. Black, Sanni Breining, David N. Figlio, Krzysztof Karbownik, Helena Skyt Nielsen, Jeffrey Roth, Marianne Simonsen: w23062
|May 2015||Thinking, Fast and Slow? Some Field Experiments to Reduce Crime and Dropout in Chicago|
with Sara B. Heller, Anuj K. Shah, Jens Ludwig, Sendhil Mullainathan, Harold A. Pollack: w21178
Forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Economics citation courtesy of
|January 2015||Motivation and Incentives in Education: Evidence from a Summer Reading Experiment|
with James S. Kim, Kyung Park: w20918
Published: Jonathan Guryan & James S. Kim & Kyung Park, 2016. "Motivation and Incentives in Education: Evidence from a Summer Reading Experiment," Economics of Education Review, . citation courtesy of
|November 2014||Does Reading During the Summer Build Reading Skills? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in 463 Classrooms|
with James S. Kim, David M. Quinn: w20689
|October 2014||Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States|
with Kenneth Y. Chay, Bhashkar Mazumder: w20539
|January 2014||The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago|
with Philip J. Cook, Kenneth Dodge, George Farkas, Roland G. Fryer, Jr, Jens Ludwig, Susan Mayer, Harold Pollack, Laurence Steinberg: w19862
|June 2013||Do Lottery Payments Induce Savings Behavior: Evidence from the Lab|
with Emel Filiz-Ozbay, Kyle Hyndman, Melissa Schettini Kearney, Erkut Y. Ozbay: w19130
Published: Journal of Public Economics Volume 126, June 2015, Pages 1–24 Cover image Do lottery payments induce savings behavior? Evidence from the lab ☆ Emel Filiz-Ozbaya, Jonathan Guryanb, c, , , Kyle Hyndmand, Melissa Kearneya, c, Erkut Y. Ozbaya citation courtesy of
|February 2013||The Effects of Poor Neonatal Health on Children's Cognitive Development|
with David N. Figlio, Krzysztof Karbownik, Jeffrey Roth: w18846
Published: David Figlio & Jonathan Guryan & Krzysztof Karbownik & Jeffrey Roth, 2014. "The Effects of Poor Neonatal Health on Children's Cognitive Development," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(12), pages 3921-55, December. citation courtesy of
|June 2011||Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress|
with Kerwin Kofi Charles: w17156
Published: Kerwin Kofi Charles & Jonathan Guryan, 2011. "Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 3(1), pages 479-511, 09. citation courtesy of
|January 2011||Decreasing Delinquency, Criminal Behavior, and Recidivism by Intervening on Psychological Factors Other than Cognitive Ability: A Review of the Intervention Literature|
with Patrick L. Hill, Brent W. Roberts, Jeffrey T. Grogger, Karen Sixkiller: w16698
|October 2010||Making Savers Winners: An Overview of Prize-Linked Savings Products|
with Melissa Schettini Kearney, Peter Tufano, Erik Hurst: w16433
Published: Kearney, Melissa S., Peter Tufano, Erik Hurst, and Jonathan Guryan. “Making Savings Fun: An Overview of Prize-Linked Savings,” in ed. Olivia Mitchell and Ammamaria Lusardi, Financial Literacy: Implications for Retirement Security and the Financial Marketplace, Oxford University Press, 2011.
|January 2010||Decreasing Delinquency, Criminal Behavior, and Recidivism by Intervening on Psychological Factors Other Than Cognitive Ability: A Review of the Intervention Literature|
with Patrick L. Hill, Brent W. Roberts, Jeffrey T. Grogger, Karen Sixkiller
in Controlling Crime: Strategies and Tradeoffs, Philip Cook, Jens Ludwig, Justin McCrary, editors
|June 2009||Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth|
with Kenneth Y. Chay, Bhashkar Mazumder: w15078
|February 2009||Is Lottery Gambling Addictive?|
with Melissa Schettini Kearney: w14742
Published: Jonathan Guryan & Melissa S. Kearney, 2010.
"Is Lottery Gambling Addictive?,"
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy,
American Economic Association, vol. 2(3), pages 90-110, August.
citation courtesy of
|May 2008||Parental Education and Parental Time With Children|
with Erik Hurst, Melissa Schettini Kearney: w13993
Published: Jonathan Guryan & Erik Hurst & Melissa Kearney, 2008. "Parental Education and Parental Time with Children," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 22(3), pages 23-46, Summer. citation courtesy of
|December 2007||Prejudice and The Economics of Discrimination|
with Kerwin Kofi Charles: w13661
Published: Kerwin Kofi Charles & Jonathan Guryan, 2008. "Prejudice and Wages: An Empirical Assessment of Becker's The Economics of Discrimination," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 116(5), pages 773-809, October.
|September 2007||Peer Effects in the Workplace: Evidence from Random Groupings in Professional Golf Tournaments|
with Kory Kroft, Matt Notowidigdo: w13422
Published: Jonathan Guryan & Kory Kroft & Matthew J. Notowidigdo, 2009.
"Peer Effects in the Workplace: Evidence from Random Groupings in Professional Golf Tournaments,"
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics,
American Economic Association, vol. 1(4), pages 34-68, October.
citation courtesy of
|May 2005||Lucky Stores, Gambling, and Addiction: Empirical Evidence from State Lottery Sales|
with Melissa S. Kearney: w11287
Published: Jonathan Guryan & Melissa S. Kearney, 2008. "Gambling at Lucky Stores: Empirical Evidence from State Lottery Sales," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(1), pages 458-73, March.
|March 2003||Does Teacher Testing Raise Teacher Quality? Evidence from State Certification Requirements|
with Joshua D. Angrist: w9545
Published: Angrist, Joshua D. and Jonathan Guryan. "Teacher Testing, Teacher Education, And Teacher Characteristics," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(2,May), 241-246. Also: Angrist, Joshua D. & Guryan, Jonathan. "Does teacher testing raise teacher quality? Evidence from state certification requirements," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 27(5), pages 483-503, October 2008. citation courtesy of
|August 2002||The Impact of Internet Subsidies in Public Schools|
with Austan Goolsbee: w9090
Published: Goolsbee, Austan and Jonathan Guryan. "The Impact Of Internet Subsidies In Public Schools," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2006, v88(2,May), 336-347. citation courtesy of
|June 2001||Desegregation and Black Dropout Rates|
Published: Guryan, Jonathan. "Desegregation And Black Dropout Rates," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(4,Sep), 919-943. citation courtesy of
|May 2001||Does Money Matter? Regression-Discontinuity Estimates from Education Finance Reform in Massachusetts|