Work in Progress
Women's Liberation, Household Revolution (with David Weiss and Hosny Zoabi). Draft coming soon.
She who Pays the Piper Calls the Number: Reparations and Gender Differences in Fertility Choice (with Shay Tsur).
Draft coming soon.
The Nature versus Nurture Debate and the Direct Effect of Parental Influence: Evidence from the Israeli Kibbutz
Women's Liberation as a Financial Innovation, Journal of Finance, Vol. 74, pp. 2915-2956, December 2019. (with David Weiss and Hosny Zoabi).
The Politics of CEOs, Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 11, pp. 1-45, 2019. (with Alma Cohen, Roberto Tallarita, and David Weiss).
Why did Rich Families Increase their Fertility? Inequality and Marketization of Child Care. Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 23(4), pp 427-463, December 2018. (with Michael Bar, Oksana Leukhina, David Weiss, and Hosny Zoabi).
Changing the Cost of Children and Fertility: Evidence from the Israeli Kibbutz, The Economic Journal, Vol. 126(597), pp. 2038-2063, November 2016 (with Avraham Ebenstein and Avi Simhon).
Do Highly Educated Women Choose Smaller Families? The Economic Journal, Vol. 125(587), pp. 1191-1226, September 2015 Lead Article (with Hosny Zoabi).
The Baby Boom and World War II: A Macroeconomic Analysis, The Review of Economic Studies, Vol 82(3), pp. 1031-1073, July 2015 (with Matthias Doepke and Yishay D. Maoz).
Sons or Daughters? Sex Preferences and the Reversal of the Gender Educational Gap. Journal of Demographic Economics, Vol 81(2), pp. 179-201, June 2015 (with Hosny Zoabi).
Life Expectancy and Schooling: New Insights from Cross-Country Data, Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 25, pp. 1237-1248, October 2012.
Women's Lifetime Labor Supply and Labor Market Experience, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 34, pp. 2126-2140, October 2010 (with Yishay D. Maoz).
Longevity and Lifetime Labor Supply: Evidence and Implications, Econometrica, Vol 77, pp. 1829-1863, November 2009.
Does Longevity Cause Growth? A Theoretical Critique, Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 11, pp. 363–376, December 2006 (with Hosny Zoabi).
Child Labor, Fertility and Economic Growth, The Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 810-828, October 2002 (with Binyamin Berdugo).
Women's Labor Force Participation and the Dynamics of Tradition, Economics Letters, Vol. 75(2), pp. 193-198, April 2002 (with Yishay D. Maoz).
Why is Labor Productivity in Israel so Low? Forthcoming in The Israeli Economy in the Last Twenty Years: Lights and Shadows in a Market Economy, Cambridge University Press (with Shay Tsur). Also, CEPR DP 14011
Robert A. McGuire and Phillip RP Coelho: Parasites, pathogens, and progress: diseases and economic development, Journal of Bioeconomics, Vol.15(2), pp 199-201, July 2013.