Krannert Rising Star Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, Univ. of Maryland
- Moore, T., Evans, W., & Garthwaite, C. (2022). Guns and Violence: The Enduring Impact of Crack Cocaine Markets on Young Black Males. Journal of Public Economics, vol. 206
- Moore, T., & Morris, T. (2022). Shaping the Habits of Teen Drivers. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy,
- Moore, T., Gelber, A., & Strand, A. (2022). Disability Insurance Income Saves Lives. Journal of Political Economy,
Deadly Gap: Research Examines Disparity in Murder Rate Among Young Black Males
The murder rate for one demographic group saw sharp increases throughout the 1980s and remained higher than other demographic groups that experienced long-term declines in their murder rates.
Research Shows Claiming Benefits Early Increases Mortality for Men
Nearing retirement? You might want to rethink your options for when to start claiming benefits. New research shows that declining labor force participation leads to an immediate jump in mortality.
Nighttime Driving Restrictions Reduce Accidents, Deaths Among Teen Drivers
In most countries, traffic accidents are teenagers’ leading cause of death. A ban on nighttime driving with multiple passengers more than halved crashes, casualties, and deaths targeted by the ban.