2013. “A Multilevel Examination of Neighborhood Social Processes and College Enrollment” Social Problems.
2013. “Genetic Risk Factors Correlate with County-Level Violent Crime Rates and Collective Disadvantage” Journal of Criminal Justice.
2012. “Racial Disadvantage and Incarceration: Sources of Wage Inequality among African American, Latino and White Men” Reinventing Race, Reinventing Racism.
2012. “Neighborhood Cultural Heterogeneity and Adolescent Violence” Journal of Quantitative Criminology.
2012. “Racial/Ethnic Differentials in Sentencing to Incarceration” Justice Quarterly.
2012. “A Multi-City Analysis of Foreclosure and Crime Across Neighborhoods” Social Science Quarterly.
2011. “Crime, Local Institutions, and Structural Inequality: The Cost of Payday Lending Institutions” Criminology & Public Policy.
2011. “The Interaction Between Neighborhood Disadvantage and Genetic Factors in the Prediction of Antisocial Outcomes” Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice.
2009. “The Code of the Street and African-American Adolescent Violence” NIJ Research in Brief.
2008. “Lessons of the Street Code: Policy Implications for Reducing Violent Victimization Among Disadvantaged Citizens” Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice.
2007. “Either They Don’t Know it or They Don’t Care: Black Males and Negative Police Experiences” Criminology & Public Policy.
2007. “The Effect of Neighborhood Context on the College Aspirations of African American Adolescents” American Educational Research Journal.
2006. “Young African American Women, the Street Code, and Violence: An Exploratory Analysis” Journal of Crime and Justice.