James J. Heckman - Publications

Affiliations: 
1973- University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 
Area:
selective samples, longitudinal data,labor market, income distribution
Website:
http://jenni.uchicago.edu/

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2018 Heckman JJ, Pinto R. Unordered Monotonicity. Econometrica : Journal of the Econometric Society. 86: 35. PMID 29479110 DOI: 10.3982/ECTA13777  0.76
2016 Heckman JJ, Humphries JE, Veramendi G. Dynamic Treatment Effects. Journal of Econometrics. 191: 276-292. PMID 27041793 DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2015.12.001  1
2016 Heckman JJ, Raut LK. Intergenerational Long-Term Effects of Preschool - Structural Estimates from a Discrete Dynamic Programming Model. Journal of Econometrics. 191: 164-175. PMID 26709326 DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2015.10.001  1
2015 Heckman JJ. Introduction to A Theory of the Allocation of Time by Gary Becker. Economic Journal (London, England). 125: 403-409. PMID 26074623 DOI: 10.1111/ecoj.12228  1
2015 Heckman JJ, Sattinger M. Introduction to The Distribution of Earnings and of Individual Output, by A.D. Roy. Economic Journal (London, England). 125: 378-402. PMID 25892742 DOI: 10.1111/ecoj.12226  1
2015 Heckman JJ. Gary becker: Model economic scientist American Economic Review. 105: 74-79. DOI: 10.1257/aer.p20151106  1
2015 Eisenhauer P, Heckman JJ, Mosso S. Estimation of dynamic discrete choice models by maximum likelihood and the simulated method of moments International Economic Review. 56: 331-357. DOI: 10.1111/iere.12107  1
2015 Yi J, Heckman JJ, Zhang J, Conti G. Early Health Shocks, Intra-household Resource Allocation and Child Outcomes Economic Journal. 125: F347-F371. DOI: 10.1111/ecoj.12291  1
2015 Heckman JJ, Pinto R. Econometric Mediation Analyses: Identifying the Sources of Treatment Effects from Experimentally Estimated Production Technologies with Unmeasured and Mismeasured Inputs Econometric Reviews. 34: 6-31. DOI: 10.1080/07474938.2014.944466  1
2015 Heckman JJ, Serletis A. Introduction to Econometrics with Theory: A Special Issue Honoring William A. Barnett Econometric Reviews. 34: 1-5. DOI: 10.1080/07474938.2014.944465  1
2015 Eisenhauer P, Heckman JJ, Vytlacil E. The generalized Roy model and the cost-benefit analysis of social programs Journal of Political Economy. 123: 413-443.  1
2015 Melendez M, Brumfield RG, Carleo J, Heckman J, Lippet-Faczak A, Matthews J, O'Neill B, Polanin N. Using technology to enhance Annie's Project women farmer training Acta Horticulturae. 1090: 15-18.  0.44
2014 Conti G, Frühwirth-Schnatter S, Heckman JJ, Piatek R. Bayesian Exploratory Factor Analysis. Journal of Econometrics. 183: 31-57. PMID 25431517 DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2014.06.008  1
2014 Heckman JJ, Mosso S. The Economics of Human Development and Social Mobility. Annual Review of Economics. 6: 689-733. PMID 25346785 DOI: 10.1146/annurev-economics-080213-040753  1
2014 Gertler P, Heckman J, Pinto R, Zanolini A, Vermeersch C, Walker S, Chang SM, Grantham-McGregor S. Labor market returns to an early childhood stimulation intervention in Jamaica. Science (New York, N.Y.). 344: 998-1001. PMID 24876490 DOI: 10.1126/science.1251178  1
2014 Conti G, Heckman JJ. Understanding conscientiousness across the life course: an economic perspective. Developmental Psychology. 50: 1451-9. PMID 24773106 DOI: 10.1037/a0036426  1
2014 Campbell F, Conti G, Heckman JJ, Moon SH, Pinto R, Pungello E, Pan Y. Early childhood investments substantially boost adult health. Science (New York, N.Y.). 343: 1478-85. PMID 24675955 DOI: 10.1126/science.1248429  1
2014 Heckman JJ, Lopes HF, Piatek R. TREATMENT EFFECTS: A BAYESIAN PERSPECTIVE. Econometric Reviews. 33. PMID 24187431 DOI: 10.1080/07474938.2013.807103  1
2014 Provance-Bowley MC, Koppenhöfer A, Heckman J. Soil Fertility Amendments and White Grub Populations of Turf Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 45: 1059-1070. DOI: 10.1080/00103624.2013.874026  0.44
2014 Heckman J, Pinto R. CAUSAL ANALYSIS AFTER HAAVELMO Econometric Theory. DOI: 10.1017/S026646661400022X  1
2014 Heckman JJ, Serletis A. Introduction to internally consistent modeling, aggregation, inference, and policy Journal of Econometrics. 183: 1-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2014.06.005  1
2013 Dai X, Heckman JJ. Older Siblings' Contributions to Young Child's Cognitive Skills. Economic Modelling. 35: 235-248. PMID 25309016 DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2013.07.003  1
2013 Conti G, Heckman JJ. The developmental approach to child and adult health. Pediatrics. 131: S133-41. PMID 23547057 DOI: 10.1542/peds.2013-0252d  1
2013 Heckman JJ. The viability of the welfare state Global Perspectives On the Rule of Law. 93-117. DOI: 10.4324/9780203870594  1
2013 Van Steen J, Biemans B, Heckman J, Post S, Vijgen L. Indicators for assessing the quantitative effects of external safety policy Chemical Engineering Transactions. 31: 379-384. DOI: 10.3303/CET1331064  0.44
2013 Heckman J, Pinto R, Savelyev P. Understanding the mechanisms through which an influential early childhood program boosted adult outcomes American Economic Review. 103: 2052-2086. DOI: 10.1257/aer.103.6.2052  1
2012 Heckman JJ, Humphries JE, Lafontaine PA, Rodríguez PL. Taking the Easy Way Out: How the GED Testing Program Induces Students to Drop Out. Journal of Labor Economics. 30: 495-520. PMID 24634564 DOI: 10.1086/664924  1
2012 Heckman JJ, Kautz T. Hard evidence on soft skills. Labour Economics. 19: 451-464. PMID 23559694 DOI: 10.1016/j.labeco.2012.05.014  1
2012 Cole SW, Conti G, Arevalo JM, Ruggiero AM, Heckman JJ, Suomi SJ. Transcriptional modulation of the developing immune system by early life social adversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 20578-83. PMID 23184974 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1218253109  1
2012 Conti G, Hansman C, Heckman JJ, Novak MF, Ruggiero A, Suomi SJ. Primate evidence on the late health effects of early-life adversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 8866-71. PMID 22615410 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1205340109  1
2012 Heckman JJ. The developmental origins of health. Health Economics. 21: 24-9. PMID 22147625 DOI: 10.1002/hec.1802  1
2011 Carneiro P, Heckman JJ, Vytlacil E. Estimating Marginal Returns to Education. The American Economic Review. 101: 2754-2781. PMID 25110355 DOI: 10.1257/aer.101.6.2754  1
2011 Heckman JJ. The American Family in Black and White: A Post-Racial Strategy for Improving Skills to Promote Equality. Daedalus. 140: 70-89. PMID 22605880 DOI: 10.1162/DAED_a_00078  1
2011 Anand P, Durand M, Heckman J. Editorial: The measurement of progress-some achievements and challenges Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series a: Statistics in Society. 174: 851-855. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-985X.2011.00721.x  1
2011 Ferguson E, Heckman JJ, Corr P. Personality and economics: Overview and proposed framework Personality and Individual Differences. 51: 201-209. DOI: 10.1016/j.paid.2011.03.030  1
2011 Borghans L, Golsteyn BHH, Heckman J, Humphries JE. Identification problems in personality psychology Personality and Individual Differences. 51: 315-320. DOI: 10.1016/j.paid.2011.03.029  1
2011 Almlund M, Duckworth AL, Heckman J, Kautz T. Personality Psychology and Economics Handbook of the Economics of Education. 4: 1-181. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53444-6.00001-8  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Humphries JE, Mader NS. The GED Handbook of the Economics of Education. 3: 423-483. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53429-3.00009-0  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Heinrich CJ, Smith J. Do Short-run performance measures predict long-run impacts? The Performance of Performance Standards. 273-303.  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Heinrich CJ, Smith J. Lessons for advancing future performance standards systems The Performance of Performance Standards. 305-310.  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Heinrich CJ, Courty P, Marschke G, Smith J. The performance of performance standards The Performance of Performance Standards. 1-328.  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Smith J. Do the determinants of program participation data provide evidence of cream skimming? The Performance of Performance Standards. 125-202.  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Heinrich CJ, Smith J. A formal model of a performance incentive system The Performance of Performance Standards. 29-63.  1
2011 Heckman JJ, Heinrich CJ, Smith J. Performance standards and the potential to improve government performance The Performance of Performance Standards. 1-13.  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Moon SH, Pinto R, Savelyev PA, Yavitz A. The Rate of Return to the High/Scope Perry Preschool Program. Journal of Public Economics. 94: 114-128. PMID 21804653  0.76
2010 Heckman JJ. Building Bridges Between Structural and Program Evaluation Approaches to Evaluating Policy. Journal of Economic Literature. 48: 356-398. PMID 21743749 DOI: 10.1257/jel.48.2.356  1
2010 Conti G, Heckman JJ. Understanding the Early Origins of the Education-Health Gradient: A Framework That Can Also Be Applied to Analyze Gene-Environment Interactions. Perspectives On Psychological Science : a Journal of the Association For Psychological Science. 5: 585-605. PMID 21738556 DOI: 10.1177/1745691610383502  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Schmierer D. Tests of Hypotheses Arising In the Correlated Random Coefficient Model. Economic Modelling. 27: 1355-1367. PMID 21170148 DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2010.07.019  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Schmierer D, Urzua S. Testing the Correlated Random Coefficient Model. Journal of Econometrics. 158: 177-203. PMID 21057649 DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2010.01.005  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Lafontaine PA. THE AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION RATE: TRENDS AND LEVELS. The Review of Economics and Statistics. 92: 244-262. PMID 20625528 DOI: 10.1162/rest.2010.12366  1
2010 Cunha F, Heckman J, Schennach S. Estimating the Technology of Cognitive and Noncognitive Skill Formation. Econometrica : Journal of the Econometric Society. 78: 883-931. PMID 20563300 DOI: 10.3982/ECTA6551  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Urzúa S. Comparing IV With Structural Models: What Simple IV Can and Cannot Identify. Journal of Econometrics. 156: 27-37. PMID 20440375 DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2009.09.006  1
2010 Carneiro P, Heckman JJ, Vytlacil E. Evaluating Marginal Policy Changes and the Average Effect of Treatment for Individuals at the Margin. Econometrica : Journal of the Econometric Society. 78: 377-394. PMID 20209119 DOI: 10.3982/ECTA7089  1
2010 Heckman J, Moon SH, Pinto R, Savelyev P, Yavitz A. Analyzing social experiments as implemented: A reexamination of the evidence from the highscope perry preschool program Quantitative Economics. 1: 1-46. DOI: 10.3982/QE8  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Matzkin RL, Nesheim L. Nonparametric identification and estimation of nonadditive hedonic models Econometrica. 78: 1569-1591. DOI: 10.3982/ECTA6388  1
2010 Conti G, Heckman J, Urzua S. The education-health gradient American Economic Review. 100: 234-238. DOI: 10.1257/aer.100.2.234  1
2010 Heckman J. The effect of prayer on god's attitude toward mankind Economic Inquiry. 48: 234-235. DOI: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.2009.00224.x  1
2010 Cunha F, Heckman JJ. Investing in our young people Childhood Programs and Practices in the First Decade of Life: a Human Capital Integration. 381-414. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9780511762666.021  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Moon SH, Pinto R, Savelyev P, Yavitz A. A new cost-benefit and rate of return analysis for the perry preschool program: A summary Childhood Programs and Practices in the First Decade of Life: a Human Capital Integration. 366-380. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9780511762666.020  1
2010 Heckman JJ, Moon SH, Pinto R, Savelyev PA, Yavitz A. The rate of return to the HighScope Perry Preschool Program Journal of Public Economics. 94: 114-128. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2009.11.001  1
2009 Heckman JJ, Todd PE. A Note on Adapting Propensity Score Matching and Selection Models to Choice Based Samples. The Econometrics Journal. 12: S230-S234. PMID 20694053 DOI: 10.1111/j.1368-423X.2008.00269.x  1
2009 Cunha F, Heckman JJ. The Economics and Psychology of Inequality and Human Development. Journal of the European Economic Association. 7: 320-364. PMID 20209045  1
2009 Falk A, Heckman JJ. Lab experiments are a major source of knowledge in the social sciences. Science (New York, N.Y.). 326: 535-8. PMID 19900889 DOI: 10.1126/science.1168244  1
2009 Doyle O, Harmon CP, Heckman JJ, Tremblay RE. Investing in early human development: timing and economic efficiency. Economics and Human Biology. 7: 1-6. PMID 19213617 DOI: 10.1016/j.ehb.2009.01.002  1
2009 Heckman JJ. Comment on "nietzsche and the economics of becoming" (by Richard Robb) Capitalism and Society. 4. DOI: 10.2202/1932-0213.1052  1
2009 Heckman JJ. Investing in our young people: Lessons from economics and psychology Rivista Internazionale Di Scienze Sociali. 365-386.  1
2009 Cunha F, Heckman JJ. Human capital formation in childhood and adolescence Cesifo Dice Report. 7: 22-28.  1
2009 Borghans L, Golsteyn BHH, Heckman JJ, Meijers H. Gender differences in risk aversion and ambiguity aversion Journal of the European Economic Association. 7: 649-658.  1
2008 Heckman JJ. Schools, Skills, and Synapses. Economic Inquiry. 46: 289. PMID 20119503 DOI: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.2008.00163.x  1
2008 Heckman JJ. Role of income and family influence on child outcomes. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1136: 307-23. PMID 18579889 DOI: 10.1196/annals.1425.031  1
2008 Florens JP, Heckman JJ, Meghir C, Vytlacil E. Identification of treatment effects using control functions in models with continuous, endogenous treatment and heterogeneous effects Econometrica. 76: 1191-1206. DOI: 10.3982/ECTA5317  1
2008 Borghans L, Duckworth AL, Heckman JJ, ter Weel B. The economics and psychology of personality traits Journal of Human Resources. 43: 972-1059. DOI: 10.3368/jhr.43.4.972  1
2008 Cunha F, Heckman JJ. Formulating, identifying and estimating the technology of cognitive and noncognitive skill formation Journal of Human Resources. 43: 738-782. DOI: 10.3368/jhr.43.4.738  1
2008 Heckman JJ. Econometric causality International Statistical Review. 76: 1-27. DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-5823.2007.00024.x  1
2008 Heckman JJ. Economic Inquiry: Introduction Economic Inquiry. 46: 1. DOI: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.2008.00143.x  1
2008 Heckman JJ, Flyer F, Loughlin C. An assessment of causal inference in smoking initiation research and a framework for future research Economic Inquiry. 46: 37-44. DOI: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.2007.00078.x  1
2008 Cunha F, Heckman J. A new framework for the analysis of inequality Macroeconomic Dynamics. 12: 315-354. DOI: 10.1017/S136510050807034X  1
2008 Heckman JJ. The case for investing in disadvantaged young children Cesifo Dice Report. 6: 3-8.  1
2007 Basu A, Heckman JJ, Navarro-Lozano S, Urzua S. Use of instrumental variables in the presence of heterogeneity and self-selection: an application to treatments of breast cancer patients. Health Economics. 16: 1133-57. PMID 17910109 DOI: 10.1002/hec.1291  1
2007 Heckman JJ. The economics, technology, and neuroscience of human capability formation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104: 13250-5. PMID 17686985 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0701362104  1
2007 Cunha F, Heckman J. The technology of skill formation American Economic Review. 97: 31-47. DOI: 10.1257/aer.97.2.31  1
2007 Cunha F, Heckman JJ, Navarro S. The identification and economic content of ordered choice models with stochastic thresholds International Economic Review. 48: 1273-1309. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2354.2007.00462.x  1
2007 Heckman JJ, Masterov DV. The productivity argument for investing in young children Review of Agricultural Economics. 29: 446-493. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9353.2007.00359.x  1
2007 Heckman JJ, Leamer EE. Preface to the Handbook Handbook of Econometrics. 6: xv-xvii. DOI: 10.1016/S1573-4412(07)06102-8  1
2007 Abbring JH, Heckman JJ. Chapter 72 Econometric Evaluation of Social Programs, Part III: Distributional Treatment Effects, Dynamic Treatment Effects, Dynamic Discrete Choice, and General Equilibrium Policy Evaluation Handbook of Econometrics. 6: 5145-5303. DOI: 10.1016/S1573-4412(07)06072-2  1
2007 Heckman JJ, Vytlacil EJ. Chapter 71 Econometric Evaluation of Social Programs, Part II: Using the Marginal Treatment Effect to Organize Alternative Econometric Estimators to Evaluate Social Programs, and to Forecast their Effects in New Environments Handbook of Econometrics. 6: 4875-5143. DOI: 10.1016/S1573-4412(07)06071-0  1
2007 Heckman JJ, Vytlacil EJ. Chapter 70 Econometric Evaluation of Social Programs, Part I: Causal Models, Structural Models and Econometric Policy Evaluation Handbook of Econometrics. 6: 4779-4874. DOI: 10.1016/S1573-4412(07)06070-9  1
2007 Cunha F, Heckman JJ. Identifying and Estimating the Distributions of Ex Post and Ex Ante Returns to Schooling Labour Economics. 14: 870-893. DOI: 10.1016/j.labeco.2007.06.002  1
2007 Heckman JJ, Navarro S. Dynamic discrete choice and dynamic treatment effects Journal of Econometrics. 136: 341-396. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2005.11.002  1
2006 Heckman JJ. Skill formation and the economics of investing in disadvantaged children. Science (New York, N.Y.). 312: 1900-2. PMID 16809525 DOI: 10.1126/science.1128898  1
2006 Knudsen EI, Heckman JJ, Cameron JL, Shonkoff JP. Economic, neurobiological, and behavioral perspectives on building America's future workforce. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103: 10155-62. PMID 16801553 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0600888103  1
2006 Heckman JJ, Urzua S, Vytlacil E. Understanding instrumental variables in models with essential heterogeneity Review of Economics and Statistics. 88: 389-432. DOI: 10.1162/rest.88.3.389  1
2006 Heckman JJ, Stixrud J, Urzua S. The effects of cognitive and noncognitive abilities on labor market outcomes and social behavior Journal of Labor Economics. 24: 411-482. DOI: 10.1086/504455  1
2006 Heckman JJ, LaFontaine PA. Bias-corrected estimates of GED returns Journal of Labor Economics. 24: 661-700. DOI: 10.1086/504278  1
2006 Cunha F, Heckman JJ, Lochner L, Masterov DV. Chapter 12 Interpreting the Evidence on Life Cycle Skill Formation Handbook of the Economics of Education. 1: 697-812. DOI: 10.1016/S1574-0692(06)01012-9  1
2006 Heckman JJ, Lochner LJ, Todd PE. Chapter 7 Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond Handbook of the Economics of Education. 1: 307-458. DOI: 10.1016/S1574-0692(06)01007-5  1
2005 Bornholz R, Heckman JJ. Measuring disparate impacts and extending disparate impact doctrine to organ transplantation. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. 48: S95-122. PMID 15842090  1
2005 Heckman JJ, Vytlacil E. Structural equations, treatment effects, and econometric policy evaluation Econometrica. 73: 669-738. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0262.2005.00594.x  1
2005 Heckman JJ. Rejoinder: Response to Sobel Sociological Methodology. 35: 135-162. DOI: 10.1111/j.0081-1750.2006.00165.x  1
2005 Heckman JJ. The scientific model of causality Sociological Methodology. 35: 1-97. DOI: 10.1111/j.0081-1750.2006.00163.x  1
2005 Cunha F, Heckman J, Navarro S. Separating uncertainty from heterogeneity in life cycle earnings Oxford Economic Papers. 57: 191-261. DOI: 10.1093/oep/gpi019  1
2005 Carneiro P, Heckman JJ, Masterov DV. Labor market discrimination and racial differences in premarket factors Journal of Law and Economics. 48: 1-39. DOI: 10.1086/426878  1
2005 Aakvik A, Heckman JJ, Vytlacil EJ. Estimating treatment effects for discrete outcomes when responses to treatment vary: An application to Norwegian vocational rehabilitation programs Journal of Econometrics. 125: 15-51. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2004.04.002  1
2005 Heckman JJ, Masterov DV. Skill policies for Scotland New Wealth For Old Nations: Scotland's Economic Prospects. 119-165.  1
2004 Heckman JJ. Lessons from the technology of skill formation. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1038: 179-200. PMID 15838112 DOI: 10.1196/annals.1315.026  1
1999 Heckman JJ, Vytlacil EJ. Local instrumental variables and latent variable models for identifying and bounding treatment effects. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 96: 4730-4. PMID 10200330 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.96.8.4730  1
1996 Heckman JJ, Ichimura H, Smith J, Todd P. Sources of selection bias in evaluating social programs: an interpretation of conventional measures and evidence on the effectiveness of matching as a program evaluation method. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 93: 13416-20. PMID 8917606 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.93.23.13416  1
1994 Heckman JJ, Taber CR. Econometric mixture models and more general models for unobservables in duration analysis. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 3: 279-99. PMID 7820296  1
1991 Heckman JJ, Walker JR. Economic models of fertility dynamics: a study of Swedish fertility. Research in Population Economics. 7: 3-91. PMID 12317032  1
1990 Heckman JJ, Walker JR. The relationship between wages and income and the timing and spacing of births: evidence from Swedish longitudinal data. Econometrica : Journal of the Econometric Society. 58: 1,411-41. PMID 12343324  1
1990 Heckman JJ, Walker JR. The third birth in Sweden. Journal of Population Economics. 3: 235-75. PMID 12283653 DOI: 10.1007/BF00179336  1
1990 Heckman JJ, Walker JR. Estimating fecundability from data on waiting times to first conception. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 85: 283-94. PMID 12155385 DOI: 10.1080/01621459.1990.10476200  1
1989 Heckman JJ, Walker JR. Forecasting aggregate period-specific birth rates: the time series properties of a microdynamic neoclassical model of fertility. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 84: 958-65. PMID 12155384 DOI: 10.1080/01621459.1989.10478859  1
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