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Research Interests

Professor Guryan’s research falls into two main categories, understanding the sources and consequences of racial inequality and the economics of education.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 2000

Economics, AB, Princeton University

… → 1996

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Research Output

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

    Effectiveness of Structured Teacher Adaptations to an Evidence-Based Summer Literacy Program

    Kim, J. S., Burkhauser, M. A., Quinn, D. M., Guryan, J. E., Kingston, H. C. & Aleman, K., Oct 1 2017, In : Reading Research Quarterly. 52, 4, p. 443-467 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations

    Thinking, fast and slow? Some field experiments to reduce crime and dropout in Chicago

    Heller, S. B., Shah, A. K., Guryan, J. E., Ludwig, J., Mullainathan, S. & Pollack, H. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 132, 1, p. 1-54 54 p., qjw033.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    39 Scopus citations

    Delayed Effects of a Low-Cost and Large-Scale Summer Reading Intervention on Elementary School Children's Reading Comprehension

    Kim, J. S., Guryan, J. E., White, T. G., Quinn, D. M., Capotosto, L. & Kingston, H. C., Oct 3 2016, In : Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness. 9, p. 1-22 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 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., Karbownik, K. & Roth, J., Aug 2016, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 170, 8, p. 758-764 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 8 Scopus citations