• 2617 Citations
1994 …2021

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2020

Birth order and delinquency: Evidence from Denmark and Florida

Breining, S., Doyle, J., Figlio, D. N., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 38, 1, p. 95-142 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Family disadvantage and the gender gap in behavioral and educational outcomes

Autor, D., Figlio, D. N., Karbownik, K., Roth, J. & Wasserman, M., Jul 1 2019, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 11, 3, p. 338-381 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

School Starting Age and Cognitive Development

Dhuey, E., Figlio, D., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 38, 3, p. 538-578 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Small-for-Gestational Age Birth Confers Similar Educational Performance through Middle School

Murthy, K., Karbownik, K., Garfield, C., Falciglia, G. H., Roth, J. & Figlio, D. N., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 212, p. 159-165.e7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The effects of foreign direct investment on local communities

Figlio, D. N. & Blonigen, B. A., Jan 1 2019, Foreign Direct Investment. World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 369-400 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Effects of Foreign Direct Investment on Local Communities

Figlio, D. N. & Blonigen, B. A., Jan 1 2019, World Scientific Studies in International Economics. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, p. 369-400 32 p. (World Scientific Studies in International Economics; vol. 72).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Unwelcome guests? The effects of refugees on the educational outcomes of incumbent students

Figlio, D. & Özek, U., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 37, 4, p. 1061-1096 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Voting for protection: Does direct foreign investment influence legislator behavior?

Blonigen, B. A. & Figlio, D. N., Jan 1 2019, Foreign Direct Investment. World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 447-471 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Voting for Protection: Does Direct Foreign Investment Influence Legislator Behavior?

Blonigen, B. A. & Figlio, D. N., Jan 1 2019, World Scientific Studies in International Economics. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, p. 447-471 25 p. (World Scientific Studies in International Economics; vol. 72).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018

Do students benefit from longer school days? Regression discontinuity evidence from Florida's additional hour of literacy instruction

Figlio, D. N., Holden, K. L. & Ozek, U., Dec 1 2018, In : Economics of Education Review. 67, p. 171-183 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

School accountability and teacher mobility

Feng, L., Figlio, D. N. & Sass, T., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Urban Economics. 103, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2017

Educational performance of children born prematurely

Garfield, C. F., Karbownik, K., Murthy, K., Falciglia, G., Guryan, J., Figlio, D. N. & Roth, J., Aug 2017, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 171, 8, p. 764-770 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Socioeconomic status and genetic influences on cognitive development

Figlio, D. N., Freese, J., Karbownik, K., Roth, J. & Heckman, J. J., Dec 19 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 51, p. 13441-13446 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

The promise of administrative data in education research

Figlio, D., Karbownik, K. & Salvanes, K., Apr 1 2017, In : Education Finance and Policy. 12, 2, p. 129-136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016

Accountability in US education: Applying lessons from K-12 experience to higher education

Deming, D. J. & Figlio, D., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Economic Perspectives. 30, 3, p. 33-55 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Education Research and Administrative Data

Figlio, D. N., Karbownik, K. & Salvanes, K. G., Jan 1 2016, Handbook of the Economics of Education, 2016. Machin, S., Woessmann, L. & Hanushek, E. A. (eds.). Elsevier., p. 75-138 64 p. (Handbook of the Economics of Education; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

Long-term cognitive and health outcomes of school-aged children who were born late-term vs full-term

Figlio, D. N., Guryan, J. E., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Dec 1 2016, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 71, 12, p. 693-694 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Long-term cognitive and health outcomes of school-aged children who were born late-term vs full-term

Figlio, D. N., Guryan, J., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Aug 2016, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 170, 8, p. 758-764 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

School quality and the gender gap in educational achievement

Autor, D., Figlio, D., Karbownik, K., Roth, J. & Wasserman, M., May 2016, In : American Economic Review. 106, 5, p. 289-295 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2015

Are tenure track professors better teachers?

Figlio, D. N., Schapiro, M. O. & Soter, K. B., Oct 1 2015, In : Review of Economics and Statistics. 97, 4, p. 715-724 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Information Shocks and the Take-Up of Social Programs

Figlio, D. N., Hamersma, S. & Roth, J., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 34, 4, p. 781-804 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2014

Competitive effects of means-tested school vouchers

Figlio, D. & Hart, C. M. D., Feb 21 2014, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 6, 1 A, p. 133-156 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

School accountability and student achievement

Figlio, D. N. & Ladd, H. F., Jan 1 2014, Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy, Second Edition. Taylor and Francis, p. 194-210 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

10 Scopus citations

Tax and expenditure limits, school finance, and school quality

Downes, T. A. & Figlio, D. N., Jan 1 2014, Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy, Second Edition. Taylor and Francis, p. 392-407 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

The effects of poor neonatal health on children's cognitive development?

Figlio, D., Guryan, J., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Dec 1 2014, In : American Economic Review. 104, 12, p. 4205-4230 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Scopus citations
2013

Feeling the florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountabilitypressure

Rouse, C. E., Hannaway, J., Goldhaber, D. & Figlio, D., May 1 2013, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 5, 2, p. 251-281 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Is it live or is it internet? experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning

Figlio, D., Rush, M. & Yin, L., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 31, 4, p. 763-784 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2012

Are private schools really better?

Figlio, D. N. & Stone, J. A., Dec 1 2012, 35th Anniversary Retrospective. Polachek, S. & Tatsiramos, K. (eds.). p. 219-244 26 p. (Research in Labor Economics; vol. 35).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Introduction to "are private schools really better?"

Figlio, D. N. & Stone, J. A., Dec 1 2012, 35th Anniversary Retrospective. Polachek, S. & Tatsiramos, K. (eds.). p. 215-218 4 p. (Research in Labor Economics; vol. 35).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sex, Drugs, and Catholic Schools: Private Schooling and Non-Market Adolescent Behaviors

Figlio, D. N. & Ludwig, J., Nov 1 2012, In : German Economic Review. 13, 4, p. 385-415 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Suburbanization, demographic change and the consequences for school finance

Figlio, D. N. & Fletcher, D., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Public Economics. 96, 11-12, p. 1144-1153 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Value added of teachers in high-poverty schools and lower poverty schools

Sass, T. R., Hannaway, J., Xu, Z., Figlio, D. N. & Feng, L., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of Urban Economics. 72, 2-3, p. 104-122 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations
2011

Does competition improve public schools?

Figlio, D. N. & Hart, C., Jan 1 2011, In : Education Next. 11, 1, p. 74-80 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

School Accountability

Figlio, D. & Loeb, S., 2011, In : Handbook of the Economics of Education. 3, p. 383-421 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations
2010

The economics of school accountability

Figlio, D. N. & Ladd, H. F., Dec 1 2010, International Encyclopedia of Education. Elsevier Ltd., p. 374-379 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Who uses a means-tested scholarship, and what do they choose?

Figlio, D. N., Hart, C. M. D. & Metzger, M., Apr 1 2010, In : Economics of Education Review. 29, 2, p. 301-317 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2009

C. Interrupted Time Series with Comparison Groups: The Effect of Drinking Age Laws and Alcohol-Related Crashes: Time-Series Evidence from Wisconsin

Figlio, D. N., Apr 21 2009, Social Experimentation, Program Evaluation, and Public Policy: C. Interrupted Time Series with Comparison Groups. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 306-315 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Does prenatal WIC participation improve birth outcomes? New evidence from Florida

Figlio, D. N., Hamersma, S. & Roth, J., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Public Economics. 93, 1-2, p. 235-245 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Public sector performance measurement and stakeholder support

Figlio, D. N. & Kenny, L. W., Oct 1 2009, In : Journal of Public Economics. 93, 9-10, p. 1069-1077 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

School reforms and improved life outcomes for disadvantaged children

Figlio, D. N., Dec 1 2009, Making the Work-Based Safety Net Work Better: Forward-Looking Policies to Help Low-Income Families. Russell Sage Foundation, p. 149-182 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

School Reforms and Low-Income Families: Getting Ahead in an Era Beyond Welfare Reform

Figlio, D., 2009, Pathways to Self-Sufficiency: Getting Ahead in an Era Beyond Welfare Reform. Kaplan, T., Heinrich, C. & Scholz, J. K. (eds.). Russell Sage Foundation

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Effects of Pre-kindergarten Participation on Behavioral Outcomes

Figlio, D. N., 2009, An Economics Perspective on the Problems of Disadvantaged Youth. University of Chicago Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2007

Boys Named Sue: Disruptive Children and their Peers

Figlio, D., 2007, In : Education Finance and Policy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Individual teacher incentives and student performance

Figlio, D. N. & Kenny, L. W., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Public Economics. 91, 5-6, p. 901-914 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations
2006

Accountability, Ability and Disability: Gaming the System?

Figlio, D. N. & Getzler, L. S., Jul 6 2006, Improving School Accountability Chec-Ups or Choice. Gronberg, T. & Jansen, D. (eds.). p. 35-49 15 p. (Advances in Applied Microeconomics; vol. 14).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

66 Scopus citations

Do accountability and voucher threats improve low-performing schools?

Figlio, D. N. & Rouse, C. E., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Public Economics. 90, 1-2, p. 239-255 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Scopus citations

Testing, crime and punishment

Figlio, D. N., May 1 2006, In : Journal of Public Economics. 90, 4-5, p. 837-851 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations
2005

Food for thought: The effects of school accountability plans on school nutrition

Figlio, D. N. & Winicki, J., Feb 1 2005, In : Journal of Public Economics. 89, 2-3, p. 381-394 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations