Research

Publications

 

“Variations in Naturalization Premiums by Country of Origin,” (with  Miao Chi) Eastern Economic Journal, 2020, Volume 46(1), Published online  12 September 2019, doi: https://doi.org/10.1057/s41302-019-00149-0.


“Visa  Wait Times and Future Earnings: Evidence from the National Survey of  College Graduates,” (withMiao Chi), Journal of Economics, Race, and  Policy, Published online 5 November 2018,  doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s41996-018-0024-6.


“Follow the Money: Remittance Responses to FDI Inflows,” with Rebecca Neumann, Journal of Globalization and Development, 2018, Volume 8(2), Published online 18 May 2018, doi: https://doi.org/10.1515/jgd-2017-0023.


"Local Immigration Enforcement and Arrests of the Hispanic Population,” ​Journal on Migration and Human Security​, 2017, Volume 5(3), pp. 645-665, doi:  https://doi.org/10.1177/233150241700500305  [Download]


“Elasticity of Demand and Optimal Prize Distribution for Instant Lottery Games,” (with Gwyn Whieldon), Atlantic Economic Journal, 2016, doi:  https://doi.org/10.1007/s11293-016-9512-8.


“Remittances and Child Labor in Bolivia,” IZA Journal of Migration, 2016, 5:1, doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s40176-016-0050-6   [Download]


“Walking  ATMs: Do Crime Rates Affect Remittances of Mexican Migrants in the US?”  Eastern Economic Journal, 2015, Volume 41(1), pp. 6-23.,  doi: https://doi.org/10.1057/eej.2014.12

**Winner of 2018 Eckstein Prize for Best Article Published in EEJ 2015-2016**


“Financial Development and the End-Use of Migrants’ Remittances,” IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 2014, 3:7, doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/2193-9020-3-7    [Download]

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