• 422 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Maryland-College Park

… → 2007

MPP, Johns Hopkins University

… → 2002

MS, Columbia University

… → 2000

BA, Fairfield University

… → 1998

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Research Output 2008 2019

  • 422 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 30 Article
  • 1 Chapter

Racial and Ethnic Discrimination in the Labor Market for Child Care Teachers

Boyd-Swan, C. & Herbst, C. M., Oct 1 2019, In : Educational Researcher . 48, 7, p. 394-406 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

child care
labor market

Whom do employers want? The role of recent employment and unemployment status and age

Farberfarber, H. S., Herbst, C., Silverman, D. & von Wachter, T., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 37, 2, p. 323-349 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lower probabilities
Job applications
1 Citation (Scopus)

The demand for teacher characteristics in the market for child care: Evidence from a field experiment

Boyd-Swan, C. & Herbst, C., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Public Economics. 159, p. 183-202 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child care
Field experiment
Early childhood
State regulation
1 Citation (Scopus)
Child care
Informal care
3 Citations (Scopus)

The rising cost of child care in the United States: A reassessment of the evidence

Herbst, C., Jun 1 2018, In : Economics of Education Review. 64, p. 13-30 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

child care
market price
Child care

Projects 2015 2017