V. Joseph Hotz

Duke University

Professor

213 Social Sciences Building

Box 90097

Durham, NC 27708

United States

http://www.econ.duke.edu/~vjh3

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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The Role of Parental Wealth and Income in Financing Children's College Attendance and its Consequences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11842
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Oct 2018
Duke University, University of Massachusetts Boston, Duke University and Independent
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college attendance and graduation, financing college, effects of parental wealth and income

The Role of Parental Wealth and Income in Financing Children's College Attendance and its Consequences

NBER Working Paper No. w25144
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2023
Duke University, University of Massachusetts Boston, Duke University and Independent
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Modeling College Major Choices Using Elicited Measures of Expectations and Counterfactuals

Economics Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2010
V. Joseph Hotz, Peter Arcidiacono and Songman Kang
Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and Duke University - Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
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Choice of college major, subjective expectations

Modeling College Major Choices Using Elicited Measures of Expectations and Counterfactuals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4738
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Peter Arcidiacono, V. Joseph Hotz and Songman Kang
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University and Duke University - Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
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choice of college major, subjective expectations

Modeling College Major Choices Using Elicited Measures of Expectations and Counterfactuals

NBER Working Paper No. w15729
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2023
Peter Arcidiacono, V. Joseph Hotz and Songman Kang
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University and Duke University - Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
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Nonparametric Tests for Treatment Effect Heterogeneity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2091
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 114 (448,910)
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average treatment effects, causality, unconfoundedness, treatment effect

Nonparametric Tests for Treatment Effect Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. t0324
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 22 May 2023
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 96 (508,056)
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The Earned Income Tax Credit

NBER Working Paper No. w8078
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2022
V. Joseph Hotz and John Karl Scholz
Duke University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Program Take-Up Among CalWORKs Leavers: Medi-Cal, Food Stamps, and the EITC: An Evaluation of Participation in Work-Support Programs by CalWORKs Leavers

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 730
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 19 Jan 2010
The RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices, Duke University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Changes Across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11231
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
Pepperdine University, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Oklahoma
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schooling, human capital, wage returns, selection

Changes Across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Aug 2018
Pepperdine University, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Oklahoma
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Wage Returns; Human Capital; Schooling; Selection

Changes Across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences

NBER Working Paper No. w24160
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2023
Pepperdine University, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Oklahoma
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Teenage Childbearing and its Life Cycle Consequences: Exploiting a Natural Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w7397
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2022
Duke University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Moving the Goalposts: Addressing Limited Overlap in Estimation of Average Treatment Effects by Changing the Estimand

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2347
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
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average treatment effects, causality, unconfoundedness, overlap, treatment effect heterogeneity

Strategic Parenting, Birth Order and School Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7680
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
V. Joseph Hotz and Juan Pantano
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Economics
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birth order, school performance, grades, parenting, parental rules

Strategic Parenting, Birth Order and School Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w19542
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 26 May 2023
V. Joseph Hotz and Juan Pantano
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Economics
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Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations Using Subjective Expectations Data

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 178
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Oct 2014
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and Goucher College
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Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations Using Subjective Expectations Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8549
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and Goucher College
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ex ante treatment effects, occupational choice, subjective expectations

Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations Using Subjective Expectations Data

NBER Working Paper No. w20626
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 12 May 2023
Duke University - Department of Economics, Duke University, Duke University - Department of Economics and Goucher College
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An Economic Model of Amniocentesis Choice

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke Working Paper No. 65
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Sep 2010
Eduardo Fajnzylber, Seth G. Sanders and V. Joseph Hotz
Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Duke University and Duke University
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Amniocentesis, Pregnancy, Miscarriage, Family Planning, Life Cycle

An Economic Model of Amniocentesis Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w16306
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2023
Eduardo Fajnzylber, V. Joseph Hotz and Seth G. Sanders
Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Duke University and Duke University
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Affirmative Action and University Fit: Evidence from Proposition 209

NBER Working Paper No. w18523
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2023
Duke University - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Duke University and Duke University
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Affirmative Action and University Fit: Evidence from Proposition 209

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7000
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Duke University - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Duke University and Duke University
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affirmative action, college enrollment, college graduation, mismatch

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Parenthood, Family Friendly Workplaces, and the Gender Gaps in Early Work Careers

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 30 Aug 2018
V. Joseph Hotz, Per Johansson and Arizo Karimi
Duke University, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation and Uppsala University
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Gender gaps, parenthood, family friendly workplaces

University Differences in the Graduation of Minorities in Stem Fields: Evidence from California

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7227
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Peter Arcidiacono, Esteban M. Aucejo and V. Joseph Hotz
Duke University - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Duke University
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STEM majors, minorities, college graduation

University Differences in the Graduation of Minorities in Stem Fields: Evidence from California

NBER Working Paper No. w18799
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2022
Peter Arcidiacono, Esteban M. Aucejo and V. Joseph Hotz
Duke University - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Duke University
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Examining the Effect of the Earned Income Tax Credit on the Labor Market Participation of Families on Welfare

NBER Working Paper No. w11968
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2022
V. Joseph Hotz and John Karl Scholz
Duke University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Strategic Information Disclosure: The Case of Multi-Attribute Products with Heterogeneous Consumers

NBER Working Paper No. w11937
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2022
V. Joseph Hotz and Mo Xiao
Duke University and University of Arizona - Eller College of Management - Department of Economics
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The Long-Term Gains from Gain: A Re-Analysis of the Impacts of the California Gain Program

NBER Working Paper No. w8007
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Nov 2000 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2022
V. Joseph Hotz, Guido W. Imbens and Jacob Alex Klerman
Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and The RAND Corporation
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The Impact of Regulations on the Supply and Quality of Care in Child Care Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w11873
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2022
V. Joseph Hotz and Mo Xiao
Duke University and University of Arizona - Eller College of Management - Department of Economics
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Are There Returns to the Wages of Young Men from Working While in School?

NBER Working Paper No. w7289
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2022
Duke University, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and University of Haifa
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Accidents Will Happen? Unintentional Injury, Maternal Employment, and Child Care Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w8090
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2022
Janet Currie and V. Joseph Hotz
Princeton University and Duke University
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Predicting the Efficacy of Future Training Programs Using Past Experiences

NBER Working Paper No. t0238
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2023
V. Joseph Hotz, Guido W. Imbens and Julie H. Mortimer
Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Boston College
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Moving the Goalposts: Addressing Limited Overlap in the Estimation of Average Treatment Effects by Changing the Estimand

NBER Working Paper No. t0330
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 29 May 2022
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Inter-American Development Bank
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Games Parents and Adolescents Play: Risky Behaviors, Parental Reputation, and Strategic Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w11872
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2022
Lingxin Hao, V. Joseph Hotz and Ginger Zhe Jin
Johns Hopkins University, Duke University and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Games Daughters and Parents Play: Teenage Childbearing, Parental Reputation, and Strategic Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w7670
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2022
Lingxin Hao, V. Joseph Hotz and Ginger Zhe Jin
Johns Hopkins University, Duke University and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Evaluating the Differential Effects of Alternative Welfare-to-Work Training Components: A Re-Analysis of the California Gain Program

NBER Working Paper No. w11939
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2022
V. Joseph Hotz, Guido W. Imbens and Jacob Alex Klerman
Duke University, Stanford Graduate School of Business and The RAND Corporation
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Stepfamily Structure and Transfers between Generations in U.S. Families

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 271
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
University of Massachusetts Boston, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center, Duke University and University of Maryland
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Disparities in Vulnerability to Severe Complications from Covid-19 in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w27294
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2023
Syracuse University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Duke University, Duke University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
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Parenthood, Family Friendly Workplaces, and the Gender Gaps in Early Work Careers

NBER Working Paper No. w24173
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 03 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2023
V. Joseph Hotz, Per Johansson and Arizo Karimi
Duke University, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation and Uppsala University
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