Jens Ludwig
Jens Ludwig
McCormick Foundation Professor of Social Service Administration, Law and Public Policy, University
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Does Head Start improve children's life chances? Evidence from a regression discontinuity design
J Ludwig, DL Miller
The Quarterly journal of economics 122 (1), 159-208, 2007
Urban poverty and juvenile crime: Evidence from a randomized housing-mobility experiment
J Ludwig, GJ Duncan, P Hirschfield
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 116 (2), 655-679, 2001
Neighborhood effects on crime for female and male youth: Evidence from a randomized housing voucher experiment
JR Kling, J Ludwig, LF Katz
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 120 (1), 87-130, 2005
Neighborhoods, obesity, and diabetes—a randomized social experiment
J Ludwig, L Sanbonmatsu, L Gennetian, E Adam, GJ Duncan, LF Katz, ...
New England journal of medicine 365 (16), 1509-1519, 2011
Broken windows: New evidence from New York City and a five-city social experiment
BE Harcourt, J Ludwig
U. Chi. L. Rev. 73, 271, 2006
Investing in Our Future: The Evidence Base on Preschool Education.
H Yoshikawa, C Weiland, J Brooks-Gunn, MR Burchinal, LM Espinosa, ...
Society for Research in Child Development, 2013
Neighborhood effects on the long-term well-being of low-income adults
J Ludwig, GJ Duncan, LA Gennetian, LF Katz, RC Kessler, JR Kling, ...
Science 337 (6101), 1505-1510, 2012
Human decisions and machine predictions
J Kleinberg, H Lakkaraju, J Leskovec, J Ludwig, S Mullainathan
The quarterly journal of economics 133 (1), 237-293, 2018
The burden of “acting White”: Do Black adolescents disparage academic achievement?
PJ Cook, J Ludwig
Minority status, oppositional culture, & schooling, 307-329, 2008
Gun violence: The real costs
PJ Cook, J Ludwig
Oxford University Press on Demand, 2000
Long-term neighborhood effects on low-income families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity
J Ludwig, GJ Duncan, LA Gennetian, LF Katz, RC Kessler, JR Kling, ...
American economic review 103 (3), 226-31, 2013
Prediction policy problems
J Kleinberg, J Ludwig, S Mullainathan, Z Obermeyer
American Economic Review 105 (5), 491-95, 2015
Moving to opportunity for fair housing demonstration program: Final impacts evaluation
L Sanbonmatsu, LF Katz, J Ludwig, LA Gennetian, GJ Duncan, ...
US Dept of Housing and Urban Development, 2011
What can we learn about neighborhood effects from the moving to opportunity experiment?
J Ludwig, JB Liebman, JR Kling, GJ Duncan, LF Katz, RC Kessler, ...
American journal of sociology 114 (1), 144-188, 2008
Homicide and suicide rates associated with implementation of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act
J Ludwig, PJ Cook
Jama 284 (5), 585-591, 2000
The endogeneity problem in developmental studies
GJ Duncan, KA Magnuson, J Ludwig
Research in human development 1 (1-2), 59-80, 2004
Guns in America: results of a comprehensive national survey on firearms ownership and use
PJ Cook, J Ludwig
Police Foundation, 1996
Thinking, fast and slow? Some field experiments to reduce crime and dropout in Chicago
SB Heller, AK Shah, J Guryan, J Ludwig, S Mullainathan, HA Pollack
The Quarterly Journal of Economics 132 (1), 1-54, 2017
Weighing the “burden of ‘acting white’”: Are there race differences in attitudes toward education?
PJ Cook, J Ludwig
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management: The Journal of the Association …, 1997
Mechanism experiments and policy evaluations
J Ludwig, JR Kling, S Mullainathan
Journal of Economic Perspectives 25 (3), 17-38, 2011
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