Working Papers

Working Papers

Race and the Mismeasure of School Quality

Joshua D. Angrist, Peter Hull, Parag A. Pathak and Christopher R. Walters
December 2021

Mechanism Design meets Priority Design: Redesigning the US Army's Branching Process

Kyle Greenberg, Parag A. Pathak and Tayfun Sönmez
November 2021

The Trade-off Between Prioritization and Vaccination Speed Depends on Mitigation Measures

Nikhil Agarwal, Andrew Komo, Chetan Patel, Parag A. Pathak and M Utku Unver
February 2021

Rationing Safe and Effective COVID-19 Vaccines: Allocating to States Proportionate to Population May Undermine Commitments to Mitigating Health Disparities

Lawrence Gostin, Harald Schmidt, Parag A. Pathak, Michelle Williams, Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Unver
November 2020

What Prioritizing Worse-Off Minority Groups for COVID-19 Vaccines Means Quantitatively: Practical, Legal and Ethical Implications

Lawrence Gostin, Harald Schmidt, M. Utku Ünver, Michelle Williams, Parag A. Pathak and Tayfun Sönmez
November 2020

Do Black and Indigenous Communities Receive their Fair Share of Vaccines Under the 2018 CDC Guidelines?

Parag A. Pathak, Harald Schmidt, Adam Soloman, Edwin Song, Tayfun Sonmez and M. Utku Ünver
January 2020

Choice and Consequence: Assessing Mismatch at Chicago Exam Schools

Joshua D. Angrist, Parag A. Pathak and Román Anrés Zárate
August 2019

Paying it Backward and Forward: Expanding Access to Convalescent Plasma Therapy Through Market Design

Scott Duke Kominers, Parag A. Pathak, Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Ünver
May 2020

Immigration Lottery Design: Engineered and Coincidental Consequences of H-1B Reforms

Parag A. Pathak, Alex Rees-Jones and Tayfun Sönmez
February 2020

Gentrification and the Amenity Value of Crime Reductions: Evidence from Rent Deregulation

NBER Working Paper No. 23914
David H. Autor, Christopher J. Palmer and Parag A. Pathak
October 2017
Economic Theory, Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, Public Economics

Demand Modeling, Forecasting, and Counterfactuals, Part I

Parag A. Pathak and Peng Shi
January 2015

Charter School Demand and Effectiveness

Joshua D. Angrist, Sarah Cohodes, Parag A. Pathak, Elizabeth Setren and Christopher R. Walters
October 2013

Small High Schools and Student Achievement: Lottery-Based Evidence from New York City

Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Weiwei Hu and Parag A. Pathak
October 2013

Simulating Alternative School Choice Options in Boston

Parag A. Pathak and Peng Shi
January 2013

Student Achievement in Massachusetts Charter Schools

Joshua D. Angrist, S.R. Cohodes, S. Dynarski, J.B. Fullerton, T.J. Kane, Parag A. Pathak and Christopher R. Walters
February 2011

Speculative Attacks and Risk Management

Parag A. Pathak and Jean Tirole
August 2007

Changing the Boston School Choice Mechanism: Strategy-proofness as Equal Access

Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Parag A. Pathak, Alvin Roth and Tayfun Sönmez
May 2006