Working Papers

Putting Quantitative Models to the Test: An Application to Trump’s Trade War
(Joint with Rodrigo Adão and Arnaud Costinot)

Misallocation in Firm Production: A Nonparametric Analysis Using Procurement Lotteries
(Joint with Paul Carrillo, Dina Pomeranz, and Monica Singhal)

Improved Transportation Networks Facilitate Adaptation to Pollution and Temperature Extremes
(Joint with Panle Jia Barwick, Shanjun Li, Yatang Lin, and Deyu Rao)

The Textbook Case for Industrial Policy: Theory Meets Data
Revise and resubmit at Journal of Political Economy (joint with Dominick Bartelme, Arnaud Costinot, and Andres Rodriguez-Clare)

Persistence and Path Dependence in the Spatial Economy
(Joint with Treb Allen)

Who’s Getting Globalized? The Size and Implications of Intranational Trade Costs
Revise and resubmit at Econometrica (joint with David Atkin).

How Large Are the Gains from Economic Integration? Theory and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture, 1880-1997
Revise and resubmit at Econometrica (joint with Arnaud Costinot.)

Railroads and the Demise of Famine in Colonial India
(Joint with Robin Burgess.)

Weather and Death in India
(Joint with Robin Burgess, Olivier Deschenes and Michael Greenstone.)