Publications

Forthcoming
Xie, Y, and A Killewald. Forthcoming. “Between- and Within-Occupation Inequality: The Case of High Status Professions”. ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.
2015
Clarkwest, A, A Killewald, and RG Wood. 2015.“Stepping Up or Stepping Back: Low Income Baltimore Parents' Responses to the Building Strong Families Program”. Pp. 444-470 in Bringing Culture Back In: New Approaches to the Problems of Black Youth, edited by Orlando Patterson and Ethan Fosse. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
2014
Wood, Robert G., Quinn Moore, Andrew Clarkwest, and Alexandra Killewald. 2014. “The Long-Term Effects of Building Strong Families: A Program for Unmarried Parents”. Journal of Marriage and Family 76:446-63. View Publication pdf
Killewald, Alexandra, and Jonathan Bearak. 2014. “Is the Motherhood Penalty Larger for Low-Wage Women? A Comment on Quantile Regression”. American Sociological Review 79 (2):350-357. View Publication pdf
2013
Killewald, A. 2013. “Return to Being Black, Living in the Red: A Race Gap in Wealth that Goes Beyond Social Origin”. Demography 50:1177-1195. View Publication pdf
Killewald, Alexandra, and Margaret Gough. 2013. “Does Specialization Explain Marriage and Parenthood Penalties and Premiums?”. American Sociological Review 78:477-502. View Publication pdf
Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Killewald. 2013. “Intergenerational Occupational Mobility in Britain and the U.S. Since 1850: Comment”. American Economic Review 103:2003-2020. View Publication pdf
Charles, Kerwin Kofi, Erik Hurst, and Alexandra Killewald. 2013. “Marital Sorting and Parental Wealth”. Demography 50:51-70. View Publication pdf
Killewald, Alexandra. 2013. “A Reconsideration of the Fatherhood Premium: Marriage, Residence, Biology, and the Wages of Fathers”. American Sociological Review 78:96-116. View Publication pdf
2012
Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Killewald. 2012.Is American Science in Decline?. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Website
2011
Killewald, Alexandra. 2011. “Opting Out and Buying Out: Wives' Earnings and Housework Time”. Journal of Marriage and Family 73:459-71. View Publication pdf
Killewald, Alexandra, Patricia Andreski, and Robert Schoeni. 2011. “Trends in Non-Response in PSID, 1968-2009”. View Publication pdf
Gough, Margaret, and Alexandra Killewald. 2011. “Unemployment in Families: The Case of Housework”. Journal of Marriage and Family (73):1085-1100. View Publication pdf
2010
Killewald, Alexandra, and Margaret Gough. 2010. “Money Isn't Everything: Wives' Earnings and Housework Time”. Social Science Research 39:987-1003. View Publication pdf
2009
Achen, Alexandra C., and Paul N. Courant. 2009. “What Are Grades Made Of?”. Journal of Economic Perspectives 23 (3):77-92. View Publication pdf
2008
Mok, Wallace K. C., Bruce D. Meyer, and Kerwin Kofi Charles. 2008. “A Note on 'The Longitudinal Structure of Earning Losses among Work-Limited Disabled Workers”. Journal of Human Resources 43:721-28. View Publication pdf