Jonathan Guryan

Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program

2046 Sheridan Road

Evanston, IL 60208

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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1,514

SSRN CITATIONS

66

CROSSREF CITATIONS

470

Scholarly Papers (26)

Does Teacher Testing Raise Teacher Quality? Evidence from State Certification Requirements

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1500
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Joshua D. Angrist and Jonathan Guryan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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occupational licensure, education reform, worker screening

Does Teacher Testing Raise Teacher Quality? Evidence from State Certification Requirements

NBER Working Paper No. w9545
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2010
Joshua D. Angrist and Jonathan Guryan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
Downloads 57 (377,694)
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Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2008-20
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 08 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 138 (213,422)
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test scores, infant health, black-white differences, post neonatal mortality

Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon after Birth

NBER Working Paper No. w15078
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Effects of Sexism on American Women: The Role of Norms vs. Discrimination

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2018-56
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Aug 2018
Kerwin Kofi Charles, Jonathan Guryan and Jessica Pan
University of Chicago, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Making Savers Winners: An Overview of Prize-Linked Savings Products

NBER Working Paper No. w16433
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago

NBER Working Paper No. w19862
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2015
Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy, University of California, Irvine, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Chicago, Irving Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago - School of Social Service Administration and Temple University - Department of Psychology
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The Impact of Internet Subsidies in Public Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w9090
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Aug 2002
Austan Goolsbee and Jonathan Guryan
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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Making Savers Winners: An Overview of Prize-Linked Saving Products

Pension Research Council WP 2010-36
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Nov 2010
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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lottery, prize, saving, accounts, income, products, households, gambling, investment

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Does Money Matter? Regression-Discontinuity Estimates from Education Finance Reform in Massachusetts

NBER Working Paper No. w8269
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 May 2001 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
Jonathan Guryan
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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Prejudice and the Economics of Discrimination

NBER Working Paper No. w13661
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2008
Kerwin Kofi Charles and Jonathan Guryan
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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Peer Effects in the Workplace: Evidence from Random Groupings in Professional Golf Tournaments

NBER Working Paper No. w13422
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2010
Jonathan Guryan, Kory Kroft and Matthew Notowidigdo
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Toronto and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Thinking, Fast and Slow? Some Field Experiments to Reduce Crime and Dropout in Chicago

NBER Working Paper No. w21178
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2015
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Chicago, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - School of Social Service Administration
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Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2014-28
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 20 Dec 2014
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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early life, racial inequality, black white, post neonatal mortality

Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w20539
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Lucky Stores, Gambling, and Addiction: Empirical Evidence from State Lottery Sales

NBER Working Paper No. w11287
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Jonathan Guryan and Melissa S. Kearney
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Desegregation and Black Dropout Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w8345
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2001
Jonathan Guryan
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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Sibling Spillovers

NBER Working Paper No. w23062
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2018
University of Texas at Austin - Center for Law, Business, and Economics, Aarhus University, Northwestern University, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, Northwestern University, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business
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Sibling Spillovers

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6348
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Mar 2017
University of Texas at Austin - Center for Law, Business, and Economics, Aarhus University, Northwestern University, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, Northwestern University, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business
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sibling spillovers, child care, sibling fixed effects

Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress

NBER Working Paper No. w17156
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Kerwin Kofi Charles and Jonathan Guryan
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program
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Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 479-511, 2011
Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Kerwin Kofi Charles and Jonathan Guryan
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program

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Is Lottery Gambling Addictive?

NBER Working Paper No. w14742
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2010
Jonathan Guryan and Melissa S. Kearney
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Parental Education and Parental Time with Children

NBER Working Paper No. w13993
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 May 2008 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2014
Jonathan Guryan, Erik Hurst and Melissa S. Kearney
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Do Lottery Payments Induce Savings Behavior: Evidence from the Lab

NBER Working Paper No. w19130
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
University of Maryland - Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of Maryland
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Decreasing Delinquency, Criminal Behavior, and Recidivism by Intervening on Psychological Factors Other than Cognitive Ability: A Review of the Intervention Literature

NBER Working Paper No. w16698
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Does Reading During the Summer Build Reading Skills? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in 463 Classrooms

NBER Working Paper No. w20689
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Nov 2014
Jonathan Guryan, James Kim and David Quinn
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education and Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education
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The Economics of Scale-Up

NBER Working Paper No. w23925
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Jonathan Davis, Jonathan Guryan, Kelly Hallberg and Jens Ludwig
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
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Motivation and Incentives in Education: Evidence from a Summer Reading Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w20918
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Jonathan Guryan, James Kim and Kyung Park
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education and University of Chicago
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The Effects of Poor Neonatal Health on Children's Cognitive Development

NBER Working Paper No. w18846
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Northwestern University, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program, Northwestern University and Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics
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The Effects of Sexism on American Women: The Role of Norms vs. Discrimination

NBER Working Paper No. w24904
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Kerwin Kofi Charles, Jonathan Guryan and Jessica Pan
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Taste‐Based or Statistical Discrimination: The Economics of Discrimination Returns to its Roots

The Economic Journal, Vol. 123, Issue 572, pp. F417-F432, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
Jonathan Guryan and Kerwin Kofi Charles
Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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