Matthew Notowidigdo

Matthew J. Notowidigdo
Associate Professor of Economics
2211 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Telephone: 847-491-8230
E-mail: noto at northwestern

Research

CV

Teaching

Personal

Working Papers

Quantifying the Welfare Gains of Variety: A Sufficient Statistics Approach (with Kory Kroft, Jean-William Lalibertie, and Rene Leal-Vizcaino). April 2017.

The Effect of Wealth on Individual and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Swedish Lotteries (with David Cesarini, Erik Lindqvist, and Robert Ostling). April 2017. (Online Appendix) Revised and resubmitted, American Economic Review.

Housing Booms, Manufacturing Decline, and Labor Market Outcomes (with Kerwin Kofi Charles and Erik Hurst). April 2017. (Online Appendix) Revised and resubmitted, Economic Journal.

Long Time Out: Unemployment and Joblessness in Canada and the United States (with Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, and Matthew Tudball). November 2016. [E-mail me for draft]

Housing Booms and Busts, Labor Market Opportunities, and College Attendance (with Kerwin Kofi Charles and Erik Hurst). November 2016. (Online Appendix) Revised and resubmitted, American Economic Review.

The Marginal Propensity to Consume Over the Business Cycle (with Tal Gross and Jialan Wang). August 2016. Under review.

The Economic Consequences of Hospital Admissions (with Carlos Dobkin, Amy Finkelstein, and Ray Kluender). July 2016. (Online Appendix) Revise and resubmit, American Economic Review.

The Incidence of Local Labor Demand Shocks. March 2013. (Online Appendix) Revise and resubmit, Journal of Labor Economics.


Published Papers and Forthcoming Papers

Hospitals as Insurers of Last Resort (with Craig Garthwaite and Tal Gross). January 2017. (Online Appendix) American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, forthcoming.

Insurance Expansion and Hospital Emergency Department Access: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act (with Craig Garthwaite, Tal Gross, and John Graves). December 2016. Annals of Internal Medicine.

Should Unemployment Insurance Vary With the Unemployment Rate? Theory and Evidence (with Kory Kroft). (Online Appendix) Review of Economic Studies, 83(3): 1092-1124, July 2016.

The Masking of Declining Manufacturing Employment by the Housing Bubble (with Kerwin Kofi Charles and Erik Hurst). Journal of Economic Perspectives, 30(2): 179-200, May 2016.

Long-Term Unemployment and the Great Recession: The Role of Composition, Duration Dependence, and Non-Participation (with Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, and Lawrence F. Katz). (Online Appendix) Journal of Labor Economics, 34(S1): S7-S54, January 2016.

Liquidity Constraints and Consumer Bankruptcy: Evidence from Tax Rebates (with Tal Gross and Jialan Wang). (Online Appendix) Review of Economics and Statistics, 96(3): 431-443, July 2014.

Public Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Employment Lock (with Craig Garthwaite and Tal Gross). (Online Appendix) (Replication Kit) Quarterly Journal of Economics, 129(2): 653-696, May 2014.

Income and Health Spending: Evidence from Oil Price Shocks (with Daron Acemoglu and Amy Finkelstein). Review of Economics and Statistics, 95(4): 1079-1095, October 2013.

Duration Dependence and Labor Market Conditions: Evidence from a Field Experiment (with Kory Kroft and Fabian Lange). (Online Appendix) Quarterly Journal of Economics, 128(3): 1123-1167, August 2013.

What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect of Health on the Marginal Utility of Consumption (with Amy Finkelstein and Erzo Luttmer). (Online Appendix) Journal of the European Economic Association, 11: 221-258, January 2013.

Health Insurance and the Consumer Bankruptcy Decision: Evidence from Expansions of Medicaid (with Tal Gross). Journal of Public Economics, 95(7-8): 767-778, August 2011.

Peer Effects in the Workplace: Evidence from Random Groupings in Professional Golf Tournaments (with Jonathan Guryan and Kory Kroft). American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 1(4), pp. 34-68, October 2009.

Approaches to Estimating the Health State Dependence of the Utility Function (with Amy Finkelstein and Erzo Luttmer). American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 99(2), pp. 116-121, May 2009.