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Lance Lochner

Department of Economics
Faculty of Social Science
Western University
1151 Richmond Street, North
London, ON N6A 5C2
CANADA
Tel: 519/661-2111 ext. 85281
Fax: 519/661-3666

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NBER Program Affiliations: CH , LS
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Western University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

August 2020The EITC and Maternal Time Use: More Time Working and Less Time with Kids?
with Jacob Bastian: w27717
October 2019The Consumption Value of College
with Yifan Gong, Ralph Stinebrickner, Todd R. Stinebrickner: w26335
July 2018Parental Support, Savings and Student Loan Repayment
with Todd Stinebrickner, Utku Suleymanoglu: w24863
January 2018Wage Dynamics and Returns to Unobserved Skill
with Youngmin Park, Youngki Shin: w24220
November 2017Wages and Employment: The Canonical Model Revisited
with Audra Bowlus, Eda Bozkurt, Chris Robinson: w24069
The Effect of Education and School Quality on Female Crime
with Javier Cano-Urbina: w24061

Published: Javier Cano-Urbina & Lance Lochner, 2019. "The Effect of Education and School Quality on Female Crime," Journal of Human Capital, vol 13(2), pages 188-235.

October 2015Student Borrowing: Debt, Default, and Repayment
NBER Reporter 2015 number 3
March 2015Correlation, Consumption, Confusion, or Constraints: Why do Poor Children Perform so Poorly?
with Elizabeth M. Caucutt, Youngmin Park: w21023

Published: Elizabeth M. Caucutt & Lance Lochner & Youngmin Park, 2016. "Correlation, Consumption, Confusion, or Constraints: Why Do Poor Children Perform so Poorly?," The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, . citation courtesy of

January 2015Student Loans and Repayment: Theory, Evidence and Policy
with Alexander Monge-Naranjo: w20849
April 2014Understanding Earnings Dynamics: Identifying and Estimating the Changing Roles of Unobserved Ability, Permanent and Transitory Shocks
with Youngki Shin: w20068
February 2014Default and Repayment Among Baccalaureate Degree Earners
with Alexander Monge-Naranjo: w19882
December 2013The Importance of Financial Resources for Student Loan Repayment
with Todd Stinebrickner, Utku Suleymanoglu: w19716
October 2012Early and Late Human Capital Investments, Borrowing Constraints, and the Family
with Elizabeth M. Caucutt: w18493

Published: Elizabeth M. Caucutt & Lance Lochner, 2020. "Early and Late Human Capital Investments, Borrowing Constraints, and the Family," Journal of Political Economy, vol 128(3), pages 1065-1147.

September 2011Credit Constraints in Education
with Alexander Monge-Naranjo: w17435

Published: Lance Lochner & Alexander Monge-Naranjo, 2012. "Credit Constraints in Education," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 4(1), pages 225-256, 07. citation courtesy of

July 2011Post-Secondary Attendance by Parental Income in the U.S. and Canada: What Role for Financial Aid Policy?
with Philippe Belley, Marc Frenette: w17218

Published: Post-secondary attendance by parental income in the U.S. and Canada: Do financial aid policies explain the differences? Philippe Belley1,*, Marc Frenette2 andLance Lochner3 Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique Volume 47, Issue 2, pages 664–696, May/mai 2014

May 2011Estimating and Testing Models with Many Treatment Levels and Limited Instruments
with Enrico Moretti: w17039

Published: Lance Lochner & Enrico Moretti, 2015. "Estimating and Testing Models with Many Treatment Levels and Limited Instruments," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 2(97), pages 387-397, May. citation courtesy of

January 2011Non-Production Benefits of Education: Crime, Health, and Good Citizenship
w16722

Published: Lochner, Lance, “Nonproduction Benefits of Education: Crime, Health, and Good Citizenship,” in E. Hanushek, S. Machin, and L. Woessmann (eds.), Handbook of the Economics of Education , Vol. 4, Ch. 2, Amsterdam: Elsevier Science, 2011 .

August 2010Education Policy and Crime
in Controlling Crime: Strategies and Tradeoffs, Philip Cook, Jens Ludwig, Justin McCrary, editors
April 2010Education Policy and Crime
w15894
December 2008The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement: Evidence from the Earned Income Tax Credit
with Gordon Dahl: w14599

Published: Gordon B. Dahl & Lance Lochner, 2012. "The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement: Evidence from the Earned Income Tax Credit," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(5), pages 1927-56, August. citation courtesy of

April 2008The Nature of Credit Constraints and Human Capital
with Alexander Monge-Naranjo: w13912

Published: Lance J. Lochner & Alexander Monge-Naranjo, 2011. "The Nature of Credit Constraints and Human Capital," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 101(6), pages 2487-2529, October. citation courtesy of

February 2008Earnings Functions and Rates of Return
with James J. Heckman, Petra E. Todd: w13780

Published: James J. Heckman & Lance J. Lochner & Petra E. Todd, 2008. "Earnings Functions and Rates of Return," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(1), pages 1-31. citation courtesy of

October 2007The Changing Role of Family Income and Ability in Determining Educational Achievement
with Philippe Belley: w13527

Published: Philippe Belley & Lance Lochner, 2007. "The Changing Role of Family Income and Ability in Determining Educational Achievement," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 1(1), pages 37-89. citation courtesy of

August 2005Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond
with James J. Heckman, Petra E. Todd: w11544

Published: Heckman, James J. & Lochner, Lance J. & Todd, Petra E., 2006. "Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond," Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier.

May 2005Interpreting the Evidence on Life Cycle Skill Formation
with Flavio Cunha, James J. Heckman, Dimitriy V. Masterov: w11331

Published: Cunha, Flavio & Heckman, James J. & Lochner, Lance, 2006. "Interpreting the Evidence on Life Cycle Skill Formation," Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier.

April 2005The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement
with Gordon B. Dahl: w11279
May 2004Education, Work, and Crime: A Human Capital Approach
w10478

Published: Lochner, Lance. "Education, Work And Crime: A Human Capital Approach," International Economic Review, 2004, v45(3,Aug), 811-843. citation courtesy of

May 2003Fifty Years of Mincer Earnings Regressions
with James J. Heckman, Petra E. Todd: w9732

Published: Hanushek, E. and F. Welch (eds.) Handbook of Education Economics, Vol. 1. The Netherlands: Elsevier, 2006.

February 2003Individual Perceptions of the Criminal Justice System
w9474

Published: Lochner, Lance. "Individual Perceptions of the Criminal Justice System." American Economic Review 97, 1 (March 2007): 444-460. citation courtesy of

July 2002Learning-By-Doing Vs. On-the-Job Training: Using Variation Induced by the EITC to Distinguish Between Models of Skill Formation
with James Heckman, Ricardo Cossa: w9083

Published: Phelps. E. (ed.) Designing Inclusion: Tools to Raise Low-end Pay and Employment in Private Enterprise. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

June 2002Social Networks and the Aggregation on Individual Decisions
with D. Lee Heavner: w8979
February 2002Human Capital Formation with Endogenous Credit Constraints
with Alexander Monge-Naranjo: w8815
November 2001The Effect of Education on Crime: Evidence from Prison Inmates, Arrests, and Self-Reports
with Enrico Moretti: w8605

Published: Lochner, Lance and Enrico Moretti. "The Effect Of Education On Crime: Evidence From Prison Inmates, Arrests, And Self-Reports," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(1,Mar), 155-189. citation courtesy of

January 2001The Determinants of Juvenile Crime
with Steven D. Levitt
in Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis, Jonathan Gruber, editor
January 1999General Equilibrium Cost Benefit Analysis of Education and Tax Policies
with James J. Heckman, Christopher Taber: w6881

Published: Ranis, G. and L. K. Raut (eds.) Trade, Growth and Development: Essays in Honor of Professor T. N. Srinivasan. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science B. V., 1999.

March 1998Tax Policy and Human Capital Formation
with James J. Heckman, Christopher Taber: w6462

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 88, no. 2 (May 1998): 293-297. Published as "Human Capital Formation and General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tax and Tuition Policy", FS, Vol. 20, no. 1 (March 1999): 25-40. citation courtesy of

February 1998General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tuition Policy
with James J. Heckman, Christopher Taber: w6426

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 88, no. 2 (May 1998): 381-386. Published as "Human Capital Formation and General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tax and Tuition Policy", FS, Vol. 20, no. 1 (March 1999): 25-40. citation courtesy of

January 1998Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations with a Dynamic General Equilibrium Model of Labor Earnings with Heterogeneous Agents
with James J. Heckman, Christopher Taber: w6384

Published: Heckman, James J., Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber. "Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations With A Dynamic General Equilibrium Model Of Labor Earnings With Heterogeneous Agents," Review of Economic Dynamics, 1998, v1(1,Jan), 1-58. citation courtesy of

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