Department of Economics
New York University
19 West 4th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10012
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: New York University
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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|April 2020||Comment on "The Glass Ceiling and the Paper Floor: Gender Differences among Top Earners, 1981—2012"|
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2020, volume 35, Martin Eichenbaum and Erik Hurst, editors
|April 2019||Girls, Boys, and High Achievers|
with Angela Cools, Eleonora Patacchini: w25763
|March 2019||Coming out in America: AIDS, Politics, and Cultural Change|
with Sahar Parsa, Martina Viarengo: w25697
|December 2014||The Long and the Short of It: Sovereign Debt Crises and Debt Maturity|
with Alberto Martin: w20786
|June 2014||Free to Leave? A Welfare Analysis of Divorce Regimes|
with Joyce Cheng Wong: w20251
Published: Raquel Fernández & Joyce Cheng Wong, 2017. "Free to Leave? A Welfare Analysis of Divorce Regimes," American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, vol 9(3), pages 72-115.
|January 2014||Divorce Risk, Wages, and Working Wives: A Quantitative Life-Cycle Analysis of Female Labor Force Participation|
with Joyce C. Wong: w19869
Published: Raquel Fernández & Joyce Cheng Wong, 2014. "Divorce Risk, Wages and Working Wives: A Quantitative Life-Cycle Analysis of Female Labour Force Participation," The Economic Journal, vol 124(576), pages 319-358.
|October 2011||The Disappearing Gender Gap: The Impact of Divorce, Wages, and Preferences on Education Choices and Women's Work|
with Joyce Cheng Wong: w17508
|August 2010||Does Culture Matter?|
Published: "Does Culture Matter?" in, J. Benhabib, M.O. Jackson, and A. Bisin, editors, Handbook of Social Economics Vol. 1A, North Holland, 2011
|September 2009||Women's Rights and Development|
Published: Raquel Fernández, 2014. "Women’s rights and development," Journal of Economic Growth, vol 19(1), pages 37-80.
|September 2007||Culture as Learning: The Evolution of Female Labor Force Participation over a Century|
Published: Fernández, Raquel. 2013. "Cultural Change as Learning: The Evolution of Female Labor Force Participation over a Century." American Economic Review, 103(1): 472-500. DOI: 10.1257/aer.103.1.472
|February 2007||Women, Work, and Culture|
Published: Fernandez, Raquel. “Women, Work, and Culture." Journal of the European Economic Association 5, 2-3 (2007): 305-332.
|August 2005||Fertility: The Role of Culture and Family Experience|
with Alessandra Fogli: w11569
Published: Raquel Fernández & Alessandra Fogli, 2006. "Fertility: The Role of Culture and Family Experience," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 4(2-3), pages 552-561, 04-05. citation courtesy of
|Diversity and Redistribution|
with Gilat Levy: w11570
Published: Fernandez, Raquel and Gilat Levy. "Diversity and Redistribution." Journal of Public Economics 92, 5-6 (June 2008): 925-43. citation courtesy of
|April 2005||Culture: An Empirical Investigation of Beliefs, Work, and Fertility|
with Alessandra Fogli: w11268
Published: Fernandez, Raquel and Alessandra Fogli. "Culture: An Empirical Investigation of Beliefs, Work, and Fertility." American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 1,1 (January 2009): 146-177. citation courtesy of
|June 2004||Preference Formation and the Rise of Women's Labor Force Participation: Evidence from WWII|
with Alessandra Fogli, Claudia Olivetti: w10589
|January 2003||School Vouchers as a Redistributive Device. An Analysis of Three Alternative Systems|
with Richard Rogerson
in The Economics of School Choice, Caroline M. Hoxby, editor
|September 2002||Marrying Your Mom: Preference Transmission and Women's Labor and Education Choices|
with Alessandra Fogli, Claudia Olivetti: w9234
|November 2001||Love and Money: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Household Sorting and Inequality|
with Nezih Guner, John Knowles: w8580
Published: Fernandez, Raquel, Nezih Guner and John Knowles. "Love And Money: A Theoretical And Empirical Analysis Of Household Sorting And Inequality," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, v120(1,Feb), 273-344. citation courtesy of
|July 2001||Education, Segregation and Marital Sorting: Theory and an Application to UK Data|
Published: Fernandez, Raquel. "Education, Segregation And Marital Sorting: Theory And An Application To The UK," European Economic Review, 2002, v46(6,Jun), 993-1022.
|January 2001||Sorting, Education and Inequality|
Published: Dewatripont, Hansen, and Turnovsky (eds.) Advances in Economics and Econometrics. Cambridge University Press, 2003.
|January 2000||Sorting and Long-Run Inequality|
with Richard Rogerson: w7508
Published: Fernandez, Raquel and Richard Rogerson. "Sorting And Long-Run Inequality," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, v116(4,Nov), 1305-1341. citation courtesy of
|May 1999||Equity and Resources: An Analysis of Education Finance Systems|
with Richard Rogerson: w7111
Published: Fernandez, Raquel and Richard Rogerson. "Equity And Resources: An Analysis Of Education Finance Systems," Journal of Political Economy, 2003, v111(4,Aug), 858-897. citation courtesy of
|June 1998||Education and Borrowing Constraints: Tests vs. Prices|
|April 1997||The Determinants of Public Education Expenditures: Evidence from the States, 1950-1990|
with Richard Rogerson: w5995
Published: Fernandez, Raquel and Richard Rogerson. "Public Education And Income Distribution: A Dynamic Quantitative Evaluation Of Education-finance Reform," American Economic Review, 1998, v88(4,Sep), 813-833.
|March 1997||Returns to Regionalism: An Evaluation of Non-Traditional Gains from RTAs|
Published: (With J. Portes) World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 12, no. 2 (1998): 197-220.
|February 1997||To Each According To...? Markets, Tournaments, and the Matching Problem with Borrowing Constraints|
with Jordi Gali: w5930
Published: Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 66, no. 4 (1999): 799-824. citation courtesy of
|November 1995||Education Finance Reform and Investment in Human Capital: Lessons from California|
with Richard Rogerson: w5369
Published: Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 74 (1999): 327-350. citation courtesy of
|May 1995||Sovereign Debt|
with Jonathan Eaton: w5131
- Handbook of International Economics, vol. 3, G. Grossman and K. Rogoff,eds., (Amsterdam: North-Holland, 1995), pp. 2032-2077
- Eaton, Jonathan, 1996. "Sovereign Debt, Reputation and Credit Terms," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 1(1), pages 25-35, January.
|October 1994||Income Distribution and Public Education: A Dynamic Quantitative Evaluation of School Finance Reform|
with Richard Rogerson: w4883
Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 88 (1998): 813-833.
|September 1993||Zoning and the Political Economy of Local Redistribution|
with Richard Rogerson: w4456
Published: Cuadernos Economicos, 61, 1996
|April 1993||Keeping People Out: Income Distribution, Zoning and the Quality of Public Education|
with Richard Rogerson: w4333
Published: International Economic Review, 38, 1997, pp.23-42 citation courtesy of
|September 1992||Income Distribution, Communities and the Quality of Public Education: A Policy Analysis|
with Richard Rogerson: w4158
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1996, pp.135-164
|February 1992||Human Capital Accumulation and Income Distribution|
with Richard Rogerson: w3994
Published: "On the Political Economy of Education Subsidies", Review of Economic Studies, vol. 62, pp. 249-262, April 1995.
|March 1991||Debt Concentration and Secondary Markets Prices: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis|
with Sule Ozler: w3654
Published: International Economic Review, Vol. 40 (1999): 333-355.
|February 1990||Why is Trade Reform so Unpopular? On Status Quo Bias in Policy Reforms|
with Dani Rodrik: w3269
Published: "Resistance to Reform: Status Quo Bias in the Presence of Individual-Specific Uncertainty," The American Economic Review, December 1991.
|September 1989||Striking for a Bargain Between Two Completely Informed Agents|
with Jacob Glazer: w3108
Published: American Economic Review, March 1991. citation courtesy of
|May 1989||The Scope for Collusive Behavior Among Debtor Countries|
with Jacob Glazer: w2980
Published: Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 32 (1990): 297-313. citation courtesy of
|Sovereign-Debt Renegotiations Revisted|
with Robert W. Rosenthal: w2981
Published: "Strategic Models of Sovereign-Debt Negotiations" Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 57, pp. 331-349, (1990).
|September 1988||Bank Size, Reputation, and Debt Renegotiation|
with David Kaaret: w2704
Published: International Economic Review, February, 1992.
|Tariffs in an Economy with Incomplete Markets and Unemployment|
Published: "Terms of Trade Uncertainty, Incomplete markets, and Unemployment," International Economic Review, 33, pp. 881-894, Noveber, 1992
|May 1988||Sovereign-debt Renegotiations: A Strategic Analysis|
with Robert W. Rosenthal: w2597
Published: "Strategic Models of Sovereign-Debt Negotiations," Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 57, pp. 331-349, (1990).