Ebonya Washington

Literary Works:

  • “Support for Redistribution in an Age of Rising Inequality” (with Vivekinan Ashok and Ilyana Kuziemko) Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, forthcoming. (NBER Working Paper 21529).
  • “Valuing the Vote: the Redistribution of Voting Rights and State Funds Following the Voting Rights Act of 1965” (with Elizabeth Cascio), Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2014, 129(1), 376-433.
  • “Does Less Income Mean Less Representation?” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2013, 5 (2) 53-76, (with Eric Brunner and Stephen L. Ross)
  • “Do Majority Black Districts Limit Blacks’ Representation? The Case of the 1990 Redistricting” Journal of Law and Economics, 2012, 55 (2) 251-274.
  • “Economics and Policy Preferences: Causal Evidence of the Impact of Economic Conditions on Support for Redistribution and Other Proposals,” Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93 (3) 888-906, (with Eric Brunner and Stephen L. Ross).
  • “Partisan Affiliation, Partisanship and Political Beliefs: A Field Experiment,” American Political Science Review, 2010, 104 (4), 720-744, (with Alan Gerber and Greg Huber).
  • “The First of the Month Effect: Consumer Behavior and Store Responses,” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2010, 2,142-162, (with Justine Hastings).
  • “Segregation and Black Political Efficacy,” Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 5-6, 807-822 (with Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat).
  • “Sticking with Your Vote: Cognitive Dissonance and Political Attitudes,” American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2009, 1 (1), 86-111 (with Sendhil Mullainathan).
  • “Female Socialization: How Daughters Affect Their Legislator Fathers’ Voting on Women’s Issues,” American Economic Review, 2008, 98 (1), 311-332.
  • “How Black Candidates Affect Voter Turnout,” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2006, 121 (3), 973- 998. WASHINGTON, 2
  • “The Impact of Banking and Fringe Banking Regulation on the Number of Unbanked Americans,” Journal of Human Resources, 2006, 41(1), 106-137.