“Variations in Naturalization Premiums by Country of Origin,” (with  Miao Chi) Eastern Economic Journal, 2020, Volume 46(1), Published online  12 September 2019, doi:

“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:

“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:

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

“Elasticity of Demand and Optimal Prize Distribution for Instant Lottery Games,” (with Gwyn Whieldon), Atlantic Economic Journal, 2016, doi:

“Remittances and Child Labor in Bolivia,” IZA Journal of Migration, 2016, 5:1, doi:   [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:

**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:    [Download]