Publications

Restructuring the Eligibility Policies of the Child Care and Development Fund to Address Benefits Cliffs and Affordability: Florida as a Case Study. Brittany Birken, Elias Ilin, Alexander Ruder, and Ellyn Terry.  Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta CED Discussion Paper 2021-01 (June 2021).

Benefits Cliffs and the Financial Incentives for Career Advancement: A Case Study of the Health Care Services Career Pathway. David Altig, Elias Ilin, Alexander Ruder, and Ellyn Terry. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta CED Discussion Paper 2020-01 (January 2020).

Working papers

Does Access to Free Prekindergarten Increase Maternal Labor Supply? (with Samantha Shampine and Ellyn Terry) Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper (November 2021).

Paying the Poor to Live in Sin - A New Look at the Marriage Tax. (with Melinda Pitts and Laurence Kotlikoff)

Estimating Occupation- and Location-Specific Wages over the Life Cycle. (with Ellyn Terry) Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Working Paper (June 2021).

Other publications & Articles

Guaranteed Income (GI) Dashboard: Visualizing Public Benefits Loss for Participants in GI Pilot Programs. Elias Ilin, Alexander Ruder, and Ellyn Terry. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Partners Update (October 2021).

Policy Rules Database: Visualizing the US Social Safety Net. Elias Ilin and Ellyn Terry. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Partners Update (August 2021).

The Racial Income Gap and Benefits Cliffs. Elias Ilin, Alexander Ruder, and Ellyn Terry. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Partners Update (September/October 2020).

Amid the COVID-19 Crisis, a Tale of Two Southeastern Cities. Elias Ilin, John Robertson, Alex Ruder, and Ellyn Terry. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Partners Update (May 2020).