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Publications and Forthcoming

« Extremal Quantile Regressions for Selection Models and the Black-White Wage Gap », with Xavier d’Haultfœuille and Yichong Zhang, Forthcoming in the Journal of Econometrics. Supplementary material. Stata package eqregsel. Revised version of NBER Working Paper 20257.

« The Career Prospects of Overeducated Americans », with Brian Clark and Clement Joubert, IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 6:3 (2017). Revised version of NBER Working Paper 20167. (Featured in : VoxEU, Washington Post, Time.com, Slate, Vox.com).

« The Analysis of Field Choice in College and Graduate School : Determinants and Wage Effects », with Joe Altonji and Peter Arcidiacono, In Handbook of the Economics of Education, vol. 5, edited by Eric A. Hanushek, Stephen Machin and Ludger Woessmann. Amsterdam : North Holland, 305-396 (2016). Also available as NBER Working Paper 21655.

« Inference on an Extended Roy Model, with an Application to Schooling Decisions in France », with Xavier d’Haultfœuille, Journal of Econometrics, 174(2) : 95-106 (2013). Winner of the 2015 Dennis J. Aigner Award for the most significant contribution in empirical econometrics published by the Journal of Econometrics in 2013 or 2014.

« Another Look at the Identification at Infinity of Sample Selection Models », with Xavier d’Haultfœuille, Econometric Theory, 29(1) : 213-224 (2013).

« Choosing the Field of Studies in Postsecondary Education : Do Expected Earnings Matter ? », with Magali Beffy and Denis Fougère, Review of Economics and Statistics, 94(1) : 334-347 (2012).

« The Effect of Employment while in High School on Educational Attainment : a Conditional Difference-in-Differences Approach », with Franz Buscha, Lionel Page and Stefan Speckesser, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 74(3) : 380-396 (2012).

« The Effect of Part-Time Work on Post-Secondary Educational Attainment » (in French), with Magali Beffy and Denis Fougère, Economie et Statistique, 422 : 31-50 (2009).

Working papers

« Ex Ante Returns and Occupational Choice », with Peter Arcidiacono, V. Joseph Hotz and Teresa Romano (July 2017), revised version of the NBER Working Paper 20626 entitled « Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations using Subjective Expectations Data ». Revised and Resubmitted, Journal of Political Economy.

« College Attrition and the Dynamics of Information Revelation », with Peter Arcidiacono, Esteban Aucejo and Tyler Ransom (May 2016), NBER Working Paper 22325. Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Political Economy.

« Estimating the Value of Higher Education Financial Aid : Evidence from a Field Experiment », with Christian Belzil and Modibo Sidibe (July 2017), NBER Working Paper 23641. Under Review.

Work in Progress

« Changes Across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences », with Jared Ashworth, V. Joseph Hotz, and Tyler Ransom.

« Testing and Measuring Deviations from Rational Expectations using Data Combination », with Xavier D’Haultfoeuille and Christophe Gaillac.

« Admission Decisions and University Preferences for Student Body Composition », with Peter Arcidiacono and James Thomas.

« Conditional Choice Probability Estimation of Continuous-Time Job Search Models », with Peter Arcidiacono and Ekaterina Roshchina.

« Informational Content of Factor Structures in Simultaneous Discrete Response Models », with Shakeeb Khan and Yichong Zhang.

« Skills, Mismatch and Labor Market Search », with Andrew Shephard.

« Fertility and Uncertainty », with Edwin Leuven.