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Test-based Accountability and the Effectiveness of School Finance Reforms
(with Christian Buerger and Seung Hyeong Lee) (online appendix)
Forthcoming, American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings

Horizontal Differentiation and the Policy Effect of Charter Schools
(with Michael Gilraine and Uros Petronijevic)
Forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy

The Competitive Effects of Entry: Evidence from Supercenter Expansion
(with Peter Arcidiacono, Paul B. Ellickson, and Carl F. Mela) 
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 12, no. 3 (2020): 175-206

The Fiscal Externalities of Charter Schools: Evidence from North Carolina
(with Helen F. Ladd)
Education Finance and Policy 15, no. 1 (2020): 191-208.

Incentives and the Supply of Effective Charter Schools
American Economic Review 109, no. 7 (2019): 2568-2612.

School Boards and Student Segregation
(with Hugh Macartney)
Journal of Public Economics 164 (2018): 165-182.

The Empirical Economist’s Toolkit: From Models to Methods
(with Matthew T. Panhans)
History of Political Economy 49, annual suppl. (2017): 127-157.

Putting Dollars Before Scholars? Evidence from For-Profit Charter Schools in Florida
Economics of Education Review 58 (2017): 43-54

Sorting Charles Tiebout
History of Political Economy 47, annual suppl. (2015): 199-226.

"Money is a Sterile Thing": Martin Luther on the Immorality of Usury Reconsidered
History of Political Economy 43, no. 4 (2011): 683-698.