Jenny Minier presented “The Border Effects of China’s Coastal/Inland Divide” (with Hao Guo, UK PhD 2017) at the SEA Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. on November 20.

Chris Bollinger presented "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Measurement Error, Nonresponse and Administrative Mismatch in the CPS" at University of Essex, Institute for Social and Economic Research (October 31) and at the University of York (November 7).

Lala Ma presented “Distributional Impacts of National Flood Insurance Program Reform" at the Southern Economic Association on November 19, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

Carlos Lamarche and Robert Hartley's (Ph.D. 2017) paper “Behavioral Responses and Welfare Reform: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment” is forthcoming in Labour Economics.

Carlos Lamarche’s paper "Strategic Bidding and Contract Renegotiation" (with H. Jung, G. Kosmopoulou and R. Sicotte) is forthcoming in International Economic Review.

Carlos Lamarche’s paper "A Panel Quantile Approach to Attrition Bias in Big Data: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment” (with M. Harding) is forthcoming in the Journal of Econometrics.

Charles Courtemanche was cited in “Uber, Lyft, and the Urgency of Saving Money on Ambulances” in the online New York Times in reference to his research on the effects of the Affordable Care Act on ambulance utilization and response times.

Charles Courtemanche is a co-investigator on “The Impacts of Vaping Regulations on Perceptions, Access, Prices, and Tobacco Use” (PI: Michael Pesko, Georgia State University), a $1.4 million grant awarded by the National Institutes of Health.

Charles Courtemanche presented “Do Walmart Supercenters Improve Food Security” at Ohio State University on September 28 in Columbus, Ohio.

Charles Courtemanche’s paper “The Effect of Smoking on Obesity: Evidence from a Randomized Trial” (with Rusty Tchernis and Ben Ukert) was recently published in the Journal of Health Economics. (Volume 57, pages 31-44)