Mary A. Burke

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Economist

600 Atlantic Avenue

Boston, MA 02210

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS
Rank 35,911

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 35,911

in Total Papers Downloads

1,224

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 12,927

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 12,927

in Total Papers Citations

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Classroom Peer Effects and Student Achievement

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 08-5
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Mary A. Burke and Tim R. Sass
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 437 (65,477)
Citation 34

Abstract:

Loading...

2.
Downloads 175 (171,512)
Citation 17

Social Dynamics of Obesity

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 06-5, Center on Social and Economic Dynamics Working Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Mary A. Burke and Frank Heiland
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Florida State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 156 (189,567)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Social Dynamics of Obesity

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 571-591, July 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Mary A. Burke and Frank Heiland
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Florida State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (547,109)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

3.

Race, Obesity, and the Puzzle of Gender Specificity

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 08-8
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Mary A. Burke and Frank Heiland
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Florida State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 146 (199,941)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

Has Overweight Become the New Normal?: Evidence of a Generational Shift in Body Weight Norms

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 09-3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 May 2009
Mary A. Burke, Frank Heiland and Carl Nadler
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Florida State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 83 (298,694)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

5.

Who Counts as Employed?: Informal Work, Employment Status, and Labor Market Slack

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 16-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Mar 2017
Anat Bracha and Mary A. Burke
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 70 (329,617)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

informal work, gig economy, BLS employment status, labor market slack

6.

Geographic Variations in a Model of Physician Treatment Choice with Social Interactions

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 09-4, Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-066
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2009
Mary A. Burke, Gary M. Fournier and Kislaya Prasad
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Florida State University and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 70 (329,617)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

geographic variations in medicine, evolutionary game theory, interacting particle systems, social influence, local interactions, medical practice guidelines

7.

Contracts with Social Multipliers

FRB Boston Working Paper No. 05-17
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Dec 2005
Mary A. Burke and Kislaya Prasad
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Florida State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (402,520)

Abstract:

Loading...

agency theory, peer pressure, social interactions, contracts, social multipliers

8.

Changing Patterns in Informal Work Participation in the United States 2013-2015

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 15-10
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Anat Bracha, Mary A. Burke and Arman Khachiyan
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 32 (458,480)

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Explaining Gender-Specific Racial Differences in Obesity Using Biased Self-Reports of Food Intake

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 11-2
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jun 2011
Mary A. Burke and Frank Heiland
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and City University of New York - School of Public Affairs
Downloads 30 (467,917)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Community Education Circles in the Lawrence Public Schools: Evaluation Design and Baseline Survey Data

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 17-1
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Jun 2017
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Clark University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
Downloads 27 (483,059)

Abstract:

Loading...

public schools, parental involvement, financial stress, survey data, program evaluation, Lawrence Working Families Initiative

11.

You Can Be Too Thin (But Not Too Tall): Social Desirability Bias in Self-Reports of Weight and Height

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 16-15
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Mary A. Burke and Katherine Grace Carman
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and RAND Corporation
Downloads 27 (483,059)

Abstract:

Loading...

12.

The Distributional Effects of Contractual Norms: The Case of Cropshare Agreements

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 15-7
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Mary A. Burke
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 18 (534,348)

Abstract:

Loading...

norms, share contracts, conformity, focal points

13.

The Rhode Island Labor Market in Recovery: Where is the Skills Gap?

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 15-7
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Mary A. Burke
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 17 (540,249)

Abstract:

Loading...

14.

Within-School Spillover Effects of Foreclosures and Student Mobility on Student Academic Performance

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 15-6
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
Downloads 15 (552,031)

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Labor Force Participation in New England vs. The United States, 2007–2015: Why Was the Regional Decline More Moderate?

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 16-2
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2017
Mary A. Burke
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 14 (558,077)

Abstract:

Loading...

16.

The Ups and Downs of the Gig Economy, 2015–2017

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Anat Bracha and Mary A. Burke
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 13 (564,198)

Abstract:

Loading...

gig economy, informal work, survey, business cycle fluctuations

17.

Wage Inflation and Informal Work

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 18-2
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2019
Anat Bracha and Mary A. Burke
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 4 (622,743)

Abstract:

Loading...

wage inflation, gig economy, labor market slack