Andrew Goodman-Bacon

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Planning and Evaluation (Grant 5 UO1 PE000002-05). The opinions and conclusions expressed herein are solely those of the author and should not be construed as representing the opinions or policy of the NBER, NPC or UKCPR or any agency of the federal government. ABSTRACT Almost 50 years after domestic U.S. family planning programs began, their effects on(More)
This paper uses the rollout of the first Community Health Centers (CHCs) to study the longer-term health effects of increasing access to primary care. Within ten years, CHCs are associated with a reduction in age-adjusted mortality rates of 2 percent among those 50 and older. The implied 7 to 13 percent decrease in one-year mortality risk among(More)
The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research. NBER working papers are circulated for discussion and comment purposes. They have not been peer-reviewed or been subject to the review by the NBER Board of Directors that accompanies official NBER publications. ABSTRACT(More)
Many major government programs transfer resources to older people and implicitly or explicitly tax their labor. In this paper, we shed new light on the labor-supply effects of such programs by investigating the Old Age Assistance Program (OAA), a means-tested and state-administered pension program created by the Social Security Act of 1935. Using newly(More)
  • Brian Kovak, Lindsay Oldenski, Nicholas Sly, Brian Cadena, Dave Donaldson, Andrew Goodman-Bacon +3 others
  • 2015
Estimating the causal effect of offshoring on domestic employment is notoriously difficult because of the inherent simultaneity of domestic and foreign affiliate employment decisions. We use a model of endogenous offshoring to characterize this simultaneity and to derive an instrumental variables strategy allowing us to estimate the impact of offshore(More)
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