Arnaud Maurel

Duke University
Department of Economics
213 Social Sciences
Durham, NC 27708-0097
Tel : (919)660-1851
Fax : (919)681-7984


« Rationalizing Rational Expectations : Characterizations and Tests », with Xavier D’Haultfoeuille and Christophe Gaillac (December 2020), based on portions of NBER Working Paper 25274 (« Rationalizing Rational Expectations ? Tests and Deviations »)R package RationalExpOnline Appendix Forthcoming, Quantitative Economics.

« Changes Across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences », with Jared Ashworth, V. Joseph Hotz, and Tyler Ransom (August 2020), revised version of the NBER Working Paper 24160. (Featured in : VoxEUMarketWatch). Forthcoming, Journal of Labor Economics.

« Estimating the Value of Higher Education Financial Aid : Evidence from a Field Experiment », with Christian Belzil and Modibo Sidibe (June 2020), revised version of the NBER Working Paper 23641. Forthcoming, Journal of Labor Economics.

« Ex Ante Returns and Occupational Choice », with Peter Arcidiacono, V. Joseph Hotz and Teresa Romano (April 2020), revised version of the NBER Working Paper 20626 entitled « Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations using Subjective Expectations Data », Journal of Political Economy128(12) : 4475-4522 (2020).

« Estimating Selection Models without Instrument with Stata », with Xavier D’Haultfoeuille, Xiaoyun Qiu and Yichong Zhang, Stata Journal20(2) : 297-308 (2020). Revised version of NBER Working Paper 25823.

« Extremal Quantile Regressions for Selection Models and the Black-White Wage Gap », with Xavier d’Haultfœuille and Yichong Zhang, Journal of Econometrics203(1) : 129-142 (2018). Supplementary materialStata 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 : VoxEUWashington

« 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 Econometrics174(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 Theory29(1) : 213-224 (2013).

« Choosing the Field of Study in Postsecondary Education : Do Expected Earnings Matter ? », with Magali Beffy and Denis Fougère, Review of Economics and Statistics94(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 Statistics74(3) : 380-396 (2012).

« The Effect of Part-Time Work on Post-Secondary Educational Attainment », with Magali Beffy and Denis Fougère, Economie et Statistique422 : 31-50 (2009).