Peer-Reviewed Works

The Match Between College Coursework and Occupations, Revise and resubmit, Education Economics, With Sarah Thomas, Pooya Almasi, and Orkideh Gharehgozli (pdf)

Misperceptions and Mismeasurements: An Analysis of Subjective Economic Inequality, In press, Research on Economic Inequality (pdf)

Educational Aid Policy and Inequality: The Case for Merit- and Need-Based Aid, In press, Review of Social Economy (pdf)


Anatomy of Income Inequality in the United States: 1979-2013, LIS Working Papers

  • Featured in PAA Affairs, Population Association of America, Winter 2016

Gender Differences and Inequality in the U.S. Labor Market, With Sarah Thomas (pdf)

Works in Progress

Can MOOC programs improve student employment prospects?, with Ira Gooding, Jeff Leek

Analysis of Student Progress in Online Courses, with Jeff Leek

Comparison of Plotting System Outputs in Beginner Analysts, with Leslie Myint, Leah Jagger, and Jeff Leek

Misperception of Body Size as Motivated Belief, with Antonio Trujillo


crsra: Tidying and Analyzing ‘Coursera’ Research Export Data, with Jeff Leek and John Muschelli (CRAN)

  • Read the paper about the package here, Submitted to the R Journal

Publications in Other Disciplines

An Innovative Bed Temperature-Oriented Modeling and Robust Control of a Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustor, with A. A. Jalali, and P. Famouri, “ Chemical Engineering Journal (link)

Bed Temperature Control of a Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustion System Using H∞ Algorithm, with A. A. Jalali, Proceeding of IEEE International Conference on Control, Automation and Systems, Seoul, Korea, 2007

Bed Temperature Control of a Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustion System, with H. R. Pourshaghaghi, A. A. Jalali, and P. Famouri, Proceeding of IEEE International Power Engineering Conference, Singapore, 2007