Leveling the playing field: the distributional impact of maximum- and minimum-level contracts on player compensation
Teaching water economics using dynamics and a political economy framework
Pay equality among heterogeneous agents
Patterns of mental health-related emergency department visits during the COVID-19 pandemic
Trends in depression risk before and during the COVID-19 pandemic
Evaluation of the sugar-sweetened beverage tax in Oakland, United States, 2015-19: A quasi-experimental and cost-effectiveness study
Estimating worldwide benefits from improved bananas resistant to Fusarium Tropical Race 4
Journal of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (JAAEA) 2(1), 20-34 (2023). Link Here.
Putting a price on popularity: Evidence from superstars in the National Basketball Association
The impact of policy timing on the spread of COVID-19
The political economy of COVID-19
Higher sugar-sweetened beverage retail prices after taxation in Oakland and San Francisco
Willingness to pay vs. willingness to vote: consumer and voter avoidance of genetically modified foods
Recycling policies, behavior and convenience: Survey evidence from the CalRecycle program
(with Peter Berck, Gabriel Englander, Samantha Gold, Shelley He, Janet Horsager, Molly Sears, Andrew Stevens, Carly Trachtman, Rebecca Taylor, and Sofia B. Villas Boas). Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 43(2), 641-58 (2020). Link Here.
The future of autonomous vehicles: lessons from the literature on technology adoption
Soda wars: The effect of a soda tax election on university beverage sales
The political economy of labeling
Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications
Selected Conference Publications
The economic value of superstars: Evidence from secondary marketplace and television ratings data from the National Basketball Association
Accepted Paper at the 13th Annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, March 1-2, 2019. Conference Version Here. Winner of Best Poster Award. [press: Outside the Lines (interview below), MIT Sloan Management Review, Business Insider, NBC Sports, The Action Network]
Preferences for GMOs: Do purchasing patterns differ from voting behavior?
Lessons from Berkeley's sugar-sweetened beverage election and tax
Did Zion's 'shoe explosion' actually impact Nike's value?
Fansided: Nylon Calculus (2019). Link Here.
The cost of delaying approval of Golden Rice
The political economy of biofuel
An overview of California's agricultural adaptation to climate change