Housing Voucher Take‐Up and Labor Market Impacts (2019)
Eric Chyn, Joshua Hyman, Max Kapustin
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 38(1): 65-98. JPAM Link

The Impact of Housing Assistance on Child Outcomes: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Lottery (2015)
Brian A. Jacob, Max Kapustin, Jens Ludwig
Quarterly Journal of Economics, 130(1): 465-506. QJE Link
Formerly NBER Working Paper 20164 (posted 2014). NBER Link

In Progress

Kapustin, Max, Terrence Neumann, Kimberley Smith, Alexander Heaton, and Jens Ludwig. "Implementation as Intervention: Can Better Management Strengthen Policing in Chicago?"

Bertrand, Marianne, Monica Bhatt, Chris Blattman, Sara Heller, and Max Kapustin. “Reducing Gun Violence in Chicago: Experimental Results from the READI Program” 

Cook, Philip J., Jens Ludwig, Doug Miller, and Max Kapustin. "The Effect of Police Spending on Crime: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design"

Kapustin, Max. "The Effect of Medicaid on Children's Educational Attainment: Evidence from Chicago"


Kapustin, Max, Jens Ludwig, Marc Punkay, Kimberley Smith, Lauren Speigel, and David Welgus. "Gun Violence in Chicago, 2016." University of Chicago Crime Lab. 2017.

Ander, Roseanna, Max Kapustin, Jens Ludwig, Julia Quinn, and Kimberley Smith. "Silencing the guns: What kind of city do we want to be?" Chicago Sun-Times. January 27, 2017.