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Education Regulation and Sectors

Education Finance

  • Strategic Default among Private Student Loan Debtors: Evidence from Bankruptcy Reform (with Dubravka Ritter). Education Finance & Policy, 15(3), 2020.

Transitions from High School to College

  • High School Course Access and Postsecondary STEM Enrollment and Attainment (with Cory Koedel, Joyce Main, Felix Ndashimye, & Junpeng Yan). Educational Evaluation & Policy Analysis, 42(1), 2020.
  • High Schools and Students’ Initial Colleges and Majors (with Cory Koedel). Contemporary Economic Policy, 36(4), 2018.

Consumer Finance


  • Exposure to Food Insecurity during Adolescence and Educational Attainment (with Colleen Heflin & Sharon Kukla-Acevedo). Social Problems, forthcoming.
  • Adolescent Food Insecurity and Risky Behaviors and Mental Health During the Transition to Adulthood (with Colleen Heflin & Sharon Kukla-Acevedo). Children and Youth Services Review, 105, 2019.
  • Improving Teacher Practices with Children under Five: Experimental Evidence from the Mississippi Building Blocks on Teacher Coaching (with Irma Arteaga, Jackie Hawks, & Kathy Thornburg). Evaluation Review, 43(1-2).
  • Race and Gender Effects on Employer Interest in Job Applicants: New Evidence from a Resume Field Experiment (with Cory Koedel, Paco Martorell, Francisco Perez-Arce, & Katie Wilson). Applied Economics Letters, 23(12), 2016.