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"Evaluating the Effects of Child Care Policies on Children's Cognitive Development and Maternal Labor Supply", Journal of Human Resources, 2019 54 (3), 604-655
"Assessing the Performance of Nonexperimental Estimators for Evaluating Head Start", Andrew S. Griffen and Petra E. Todd, Journal of Labor Economics 35, no. S1 (July 2017): S7-S63.
"Height and Calories in Early Childhood" Andrew S. Griffen, Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 20, March 2016, 55-59
"Fertility and Maternal Labor Supply in Japan: Conflicting Policy Goals?" Andrew S. Griffen, Makiko Nakamuro, and Tomohiko Inui, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 38 (2015) 52 - 72
"The Relationship Between Child Care Subsidies and Children's Cognitive Development" Laura E. Hawkinson, Andrew S. Griffen, Nianbo Dong, and Rebecca A. Maynard, Early Childhood Research Quarterly 28 (2013) 388 - 404
Democratic Institutions and Social Capital: Experimental Evidence on School-Based Management from Burkina Faso. PAPER
School Based Management and Social Preferences: Experimental Evidence from Burkina Faso.
1. I am looking for a research assistant who knows how to write code for web scraping to construct a data set on rental price housing in Tokyo.
2. I am looking for a research assistant to help with a literature review.
3. I am looking for a research assistant to help with a data application (Japanese required).
Please contact me for additional details if you are interested in any of these positions.
Empirical Microeconomics I A1 2019
Empirical Microeconomics II A2 2019
Introductory microeconomics A1A2 2019
Small-group seminar A1A2 2019
Economics Research Building
The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Economics Research Building 902, Hongo Campus, University of Tokyo
griffen (at) e.u-tokyo.ac.jp