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Research Output 1994 2019

2019

Birth order and delinquency: Evidence from denmark and florida

Breining, S., Doyle, J., Figlio, D. N., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Labor Economics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth order
Denmark
Siblings
School quality
Health
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Fertility
Testosterone
Socialization
Maternal Age
Fertilization in Vitro
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Disadvantage
Education
Gender gap
Siblings
High school

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

cognitive development
school
school policy
demographic situation
kindergarten

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

Gestational Age
Parturition
Siblings
Birth Certificates
Mothers

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

direct investment
foreign investment
expenditures
community
real wages

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

direct investment
foreign investment
expenditures
community
real wages
1 Citation (Scopus)
Refugees
Education
Incumbents
Migrants
Earthquake

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

direct investment
foreign investment
import
voting
lobby

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

direct investment
foreign investment
import
voting
lobby
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

literacy
instruction
regression
school
evidence
4 Citations (Scopus)

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

accountability
responsibility
teacher
school
grading
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)

Educational performance of children born prematurely

Garfield, C., Karbownik, K., Murthy, K., Falciglia, G. H., Guryan, J. E., Figlio, D. N. & Roth, J., Aug 1 2017, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 171, 8, p. 764-770 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gestational Age
Pregnancy
Premature Birth
Students
Mathematics
13 Citations (Scopus)

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

Social Class
Cognition
Cognitive Science
Birth Certificates
Gene-Environment Interaction
5 Citations (Scopus)

The promise of administrative data in education research

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

education
data storage
taxes
health
time
2016
15 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Education
Accountability
8 Citations (Scopus)

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

education
data storage
Administrative data
Education
social scientist

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

School Health Services
7 Citations (Scopus)

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., Aug 1 2016, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 170, 8, p. 758-764 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

School Health Services
Pregnancy
Parturition
Logistic Models
Mothers
12 Citations (Scopus)

School quality and the gender gap in educational achievement

Autor, D., Figlio, D., Karbownik, K., Roth, J. & Wasserman, M., May 1 2016, In : American Economic Review. 106, 5, p. 289-295 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gender gap
Education
School quality
2015
28 Citations (Scopus)

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

university teacher
teacher
student
effectiveness of teaching
first-year student
7 Citations (Scopus)

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

immigrant
participation
infant
welfare
reform
2014
26 Citations (Scopus)

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

Competitive effect
Public schools
School vouchers
Vouchers
Financial incentives
8 Citations (Scopus)

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

responsibility
school
student
incentive system
education
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

taxes
property tax
finance
expenditures
recession
84 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Cognitive development
Resources
Fixed effects model
Siblings
2013
60 Citations (Scopus)

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

Vouchers
Test scores
School accountability
Census
Student performance
59 Citations (Scopus)

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

World Wide Web
Student learning
Factors
Microeconomics
University research
2012
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

private school
Private schools

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

private school
Private schools
9 Citations (Scopus)

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

Private schools
Drugs
Schooling
Teens
Drinking
14 Citations (Scopus)

Suburbanization, demographic change and the consequences for school finance

Figlio, D. N. & Fletcher, D., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of Public Economics. 96, 11-12, p. 1144-1153 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suburbanization
School finance
Demographic change
Suburbs
School districts
76 Citations (Scopus)

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

value added
poverty
teacher
school
student
2011
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

school
97 Citations (Scopus)

School Accountability

Figlio, D. N. & Loeb, S., Jan 1 2011, In : Handbook of the Economics of Education. 3, p. 383-421 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

responsibility
school
student
Federal Administration
Accountability
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

Economics
School accountability
Unintended consequences
Incentive systems
Accountability
20 Citations (Scopus)

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

student
school
corporate tax
private school
evidence
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

time series
alcohol
Law
evidence
Group
37 Citations (Scopus)

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

Birth outcomes
Participation
Birth weight
Siblings
Nutrition
38 Citations (Scopus)

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

Stakeholders
Public sector
Performance measurement
Public sector organizations
Nonprofit organization
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

school reform
school policy
school choice
teacher
economic reform

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

school
classroom
student
elementary school
district
90 Citations (Scopus)

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

Student performance
Incentives
Test scores
Student achievement
Financial incentives
2006
63 Citations (Scopus)

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

Gaming
Accountability
Education
Public schools
Socioeconomic status
112 Citations (Scopus)

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

Vouchers
Accountability
Threat
Stigma
Factors
97 Citations (Scopus)

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

Punishment
Testing
Crime
School districts
Incentives
2005
97 Citations (Scopus)

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

Nutrition
School accountability
Food
Accountability
Testing