Working Papers / Work in Progress

Life Cycle Effects of Parental Leave Duration on Maternal Health: Evidence from Three Policy Changes. R&R.


Economic vs. Epidemiological Approaches to Measuring the Human Capital Impacts of Infectious Disease Elimination joint with Hannes Schwandt, Alex Becker, and Masahiko Haraguchi. NBER Working paper. Submitted.


Ethnic Clustering in Schools and Early Career Outcomes joint with Annatina Aerne, Simone Balestra, Beatrix Eugster, and Roland Hodler. CEPR Discussion paper. Submitted.


Publications (refereed)

Chuard, C. & Chuard-Keller, P. (2021)Baby Bonus in Switzerland: Effects on Newborn Health, Birth-Scheduling, and Fertility. Health Economics, 30(9), 2092 – 2123. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.4366


Chuard, C. (2020). Womb at Work: The Missing Impact of Maternal Employment on Newborn Health. Journal of Health Economics, 73, 102342.

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