Doug Miller’s Research Page
My C.V. (.pdf)
Publications and forthcoming papers
“A Practitioner’s Guide to Cluster-Robust Inference,” with A. Colin Cameron. Forthcoming, Journal of Human Resources.
“Income, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Infant Health,” with Hilary W. Hoynes and David Simon. Forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.
“Head Start: From Origins to Impacts” with Chloe Gibbs and Jens Ludwig. 2013. Chapter 2 in Legacies of the War of Poverty, Bailey and Danziger, eds, Russell Sage Foundation.
“The effects of housing and neighborhood conditions on child mortality”, with Brian A. Jacob and Jens Ludwig. Journal of Health Economics. January 2013, 32(1), pp 195-206.
“Who suffers during recessions?” with Hilary W. Hoynes and Jessamyn Schaller. Journal of Economic Perspectives, Summer 2012, 26(3), pp 27-48
“Robust inference with Multiway Clustering,” with A. Colin Cameron and Jonah B. Gelbach. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics. April 2011, Vol. 29. No. 2. pp 238-249.
“Robust inference with clustered data,” with A. Colin Cameron. Chapter 1, Handbook of Empirical Economics and Finance, Ullah and Giles, eds., 2010, pp. 1-28.
“Why are recessions good for your health?” with Marianne Page, Ann Stevens, and Mateusz Filipski. American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2009, 99:2, 122–127.
“Bootstrap-Based Improvements for Inference with Clustered Errors,” with A. Colin Cameron and Jonah. B. Gelbach. August 2008. Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol 90, No 3, 414-427.
“Does Head Start improve children’s outcomes? Evidence from a regression discontinuity design,” with Jens Ludwig. Quarterly Journal of Economics, February 2007. Vol 122, No. 1.
“Relative income, race, and mortality,” with Christina Paxson. Journal of Health Economics, 2006. Vol 25. pp. 979-1003.
“Social capital and health in Indonesia,” UC Berkeley, with Richard Scheffler, Suong Lam, Rhonda Rosenberg, and Agnes Rupp. World Development, June, 2006, Vol 34, No. 6.
“Rearranging the family? Income Support and Elderly Living Arrangements in a Low-Income Country,” Journal of Human Resources, 40(1), pages 186-207, Winter 2005, with Eric V. Edmonds and Kristin Mammen.
“Public policy and extended families: Evidence from South Africa,” The World Bank Economic Review, Volume 17, Number 1, pages 27-50, 2003 with Marianne Bertrand and Sendhil Mullainathan.
“Exploring the health-wealth nexus,” Journal of Health Economics, Volume 22, pages 713-730, 2003, with Jonathan Meer and Harvey S. Rosen.
“The Best of Times, the Worst of Times: Understanding Pro-cyclical Mortality” with Mateusz Filipski, Marianne Page, and Ann Stevens. June 2014. Under review (resubmission). NBER working paper #17657.
“The South African pension program and the health of the elderly and their families: Evidence from October Household Surveys,” with Deanna Gordon, updated June 2012. Revisions requested for resubmission.
“Does Head Start do any Lasting Good?” with Chloe Gibbs and Jens Ludwig. September 2011. NBER Working paper #17452.
“Caution Drivers! Children Present. Autos, Pollution, and Infant health,” July 2011. with Chris Knittel and Nick Sanders. NBER working paper #17222. Revisions requested for resubmission.
“What underlies the black-white infant mortality gap? The importance of birthweight, behavior, environment, and health care,” updated December 27, 2010. Revisions requested for resubmission.
“Informal insurance and moral hazard: Gambling and remittances in Thailand,” with Anna Paulson, updated June 2007.
“Income inequality and mortality in the US: Aggregate data and micro relationships,” UC Berkeley, November 2001.
This page last updated June 16, 2014.