Edson Severnini

Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Power of Hydroelectric Dams: Agglomeration Spillovers

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University
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hydroelectric dams, agglomeration spillovers, employment growth, event-study analysis with synthetic control methods

What Explains Cross-City Variation in Mortality During the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? Evidence from 438 U.S. Cities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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influenza, air pollution, mortality

What Explains Cross-City Variation in Mortality During the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? Evidence from 438 U.S. Cities

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 May 2019
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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influenza, pandemic, mortality, air pollution

The Legacy Lead Deposition in Soils and Its Impact on Cognitive Function in Preschool-Aged Children in the United States

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2019
Karen Clay, Margarita Portnykh and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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lead, soil, cognitive function

The Legacy Lead Deposition in Soils and its Impact on Cognitive Function in Preschool-Aged Children in the United States

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 May 2019
Karen Clay, Margarita Portnykh and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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legacy lead in soil, cognition, pre-school children

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Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Rural Electrification: Evidence from the Historical Rollout of the U.S. Power Grid

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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rural electrification, short run, long run, agriculture, suburbanization

Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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pollution, infectious disease, mortality, 1918 influenza pandemic

Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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Toxic Truth: Lead and Fertility

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2021
Karen Clay, Margarita Portnykh and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Toxic Truth: Lead and Fertility

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 30 May 2018
Karen Clay, Margarita Portnykh and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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lead in air, lead in gasoline, lead in topsoil, fertility, Clean Air Act

A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2020
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Zayed University and Carnegie Mellon University
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climate change estimation methods, climate impacts, adaptation, local air pollution, ambient ozone concentration, "climate penalty" on ozone

A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Zayed University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Health Shocks Under Hospital Capacity Constraint: Evidence from Air Pollution in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 May 2020
Bruna Guidetti, Paula Pereda and Edson Severnini
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, FEA USP and Carnegie Mellon University
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air pollution, health outcomes, hospitalization for respiratory diseases and other causes, healthcare infrastructure, hospital capacity constraint

The Value of Health Insurance During a Crisis: Effects of Medicaid Implementation on Pandemic Influenza Mortality

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 May 2020
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis, Edson Severnini and Xiao Wang
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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public health insurance, medicaid, influenza pandemics

The Value of Health Insurance During a Crisis: Effects of Medicaid Implementation on Pandemic Influenza Mortality

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis, Edson Severnini and Xiao Wang
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Canary in a Coal Mine: Infant Mortality, Property Values, and Tradeoffs Associated with Mid-20th Century Air Pollution

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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mid-20th century air pollution, coal-fired electricity generation, infant mortality, housing values, tradeoffs

Canary in a Coal Mine: Infant Mortality, Property Values, and Tradeoffs Associated with Mid-20th Century Air Pollution

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Karen Clay, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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Does LEED Certification Save Energy? Evidence from Federal Buildings

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Karen Clay, Edson Severnini and Xiaochen Sun
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Does Leed Certification Save Energy? Evidence from Federal Buildings

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Karen Clay, Edson Severnini and Xiaochen Sun
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Assortative Matching or Exclusionary Hiring? The Impact of Firm Policies on Racial Wage Differences in Brazil

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Francois Gerard, Lorenzo Lagos, Edson Severnini and David Card
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics, Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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assortative matching, discrimination, firm policies, racial wage differences, Brazil

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"Placebo Tests" for the Impacts of Air Pollution on Health: The Challenge of Limited Healthcare Infrastructure

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Feb 2021
Bruna Guidetti, Paula Pereda and Edson Severnini
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, FEA USP and Carnegie Mellon University
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A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
University of Southern California, University of Southern California, Zayed University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Climate change estimation methods, climate impacts, adaptation, local air pollution, ambient ozone concentration, 'climate penalty' on ozone

Impacts of the Clean Air Act on the Power Sector from 1938-1994: Anticipation and Adaptation

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 26 Jun 2021
Karen Clay, Akshaya Jha, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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Impacts of the Clean Air Act on the Power Sector from 1938-1994: Anticipation and Adaptation

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 28 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Karen Clay, Akshaya Jha, Joshua Lewis and Edson Severnini
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Montreal and Carnegie Mellon University
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Air Pollution and Adult Cognition: Evidence from Brain Training

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 May 2021
Andrea La Nauze and Edson Severnini
University of Queensland and Carnegie Mellon University
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Air Pollution and Adult Cognition: Evidence from Brain Training

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 May 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Andrea La Nauze and Edson Severnini
University of Queensland and Carnegie Mellon University
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Time is of the Essence: Climate Adaptation Induced by Existing Institutions

Number of pages: 106 Posted: 15 May 2021
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Zayed University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Time is of the Essence: Climate Adaptation Induced by Existing Institutions

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 May 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Zayed University and Carnegie Mellon University
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Assortative Matching or Exclusionary Hiring? The Impact of Firm Policies on Racial Wage Differences in Brazil

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2021
Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Assortative Matching or Exclusionary Hiring? The Impact of Firm Policies on Racial Wage Differences in Brazil

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Oct 2018
David Card, Francois Gerard, Lorenzo Lagos and Edson Severnini
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics, Columbia University and Carnegie Mellon University
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