Publications
The Long Run Economic Consequences of High-Stakes Examinations: Evidence from Transitory Variation in Pollution
Joint with Avraham Ebenstein and Victor Lavy.
( American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016)
Work in Progress (Completed Papers)
Crime is in the Air: The Contemporaneous Relationship between Air Pollution and Crime
Joint with Malvina Bondy and Lutz Sager
The Effect of Indoor Air Pollution on Cognitive Performance: Evidence from the UK
Do Students Work Harder if University Costs More?
Joint with Parama Chaudhury and Lorenzo Lotti
The Impact of Short-Term Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution on Cognitive Performance and Human Capital Formation
Joint with Avraham Ebenstein and Victor Lavy. NBER Working Paper 20648
Press Coverage
The Economist
Pollution and exams: Trouble with tests
The Washington Post
How random events during standardized tests affect your scores and future income
Bloomberg Business Week
How Air Quality Can Sink Student Test Scores
The Huffington Post
Random Events May Have Ripple Effect on Students' Test-Taking and Their Lives: Study