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Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History
with Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin
Conference held July 30-31, 2004
Published in March 2006 by University of Chicago Press
© 2006 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century
with Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, Eugene N. White
Published in January 1998 by University of Chicago Press
© 1998 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy
with Claudia Goldin, Gary D. Libecap
Conference held May 20-21, 1993
Published in January 1994 by University of Chicago Press
© 1994 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
Conference held March 1-3, 1991
Published in January 1992 by University of Chicago Press
© 1992 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Understanding the Gender Gap: An Economic History of American Women
Published in January 1990 by Oxford University Press
in NBER Book Series Long-Term Factors in Economic Development

Working Papers and Chapters

September 2014The Value of Postsecondary Credentials in the Labor Market: An Experimental Study
with David J. Deming, Noam Yuchtman, Amira Abulafi, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w20528
November 2013A Pollution Theory of Discrimination: Male and Female Differences in Occupations and Earnings
in Human Capital in History: The American Record, Leah P. Boustan, Carola Frydman, and Robert A. Margo, editors
January 2013Shocking Labor Supply: A Reassessment of the Role of World War II on U.S. Women's Labor Supply
with Claudia Goldin, Claudia Olivetti: w18676
September 2012The Most Egalitarian of All Professions: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w18410
February 2012Does Federal Student Aid Raise Tuition? New Evidence on For-Profit Colleges
with Stephanie Riegg Cellini, Claudia Goldin: w17827

Cellini, Stephanie Riegg and Claudia Goldin, “Does Federal Student Aid Raise Tuition? New Evidence on For-Profit Colleges.” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, forthcoming.

December 2011The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
with David J. Deming, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w17710

Published: David J. Deming & Claudia Goldin & Lawrence F. Katz, 2012. "The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 26(1), pages 139-64, Winter. citation courtesy of

August 2010Putting the Co in Education: Timing, Reasons, and Consequences of College Coeducation from 1835 to the Present
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w16281

Published: Claudia Goldin & Lawrence F. Katz, 2011. "Putting the “Co” in Education: Timing, Reasons, and Consequences of College Coeducation from 1835 to the Present," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 5(4), pages 377 - 417. citation courtesy of

January 2009Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Corporate and Financial Sectors
with Marianne Bertrand, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w14681

Published: Bertrand, Marianne, Claudia Goldin, and Lawrence F. Katz. 2010. "Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Financial and Corporate Sectors." American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2(3): 228-55. DOI: 10.1257/app.2.3.228

November 2008Mass Secondary Schooling and the State: The Role of State Compulsion in the High School Movement
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz
in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, Dora L. Costa and Naomi R. Lamoreaux, editors
November 2007Long-Run Changes in the U.S. Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w13568

Published: Claudia Goldin & Lawrence F. Katz, 2007. "Long-Run Changes in the Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 38(2007-2), pages 135-168.

March 2007The Race between Education and Technology: The Evolution of U.S. Educational Wage Differentials, 1890 to 2005
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w12984
April 2006The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz, Ilyana Kuziemko: w12139

Published: Claudia Goldin & Lawrence F. Katz & Ilyana Kuziemko, 2006. "The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 20(4), pages 133-156, Fall. citation courtesy of

March 2006The Rise of the Fourth Estate. How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered
with Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin
in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, editors
Corruption and Reform: Introduction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin
in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, editors
January 2006The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Employment, Education, and Family
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "The Quiet Revolution That Transformed Women's Employment, Education, And Family," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(2,May), 1-21. citation courtesy of

September 2004The Rise of the Fourth Estate: How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered
with Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin: w10791

Published: The Rise of the Fourth Estate. How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered, Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin. in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, Glaeser and Goldin. 2006

Corruption and Reform: An Introduction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Claudia Goldin: w10775

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March 2004From the Valley to the Summit: The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Work
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "The Quiet Revolution That Transformed Women's Employment, Education, And Family," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(2,May), 1-21.

The Long Road to the Fast Track: Career and Family
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. “The Long Road to the Fast Track: Career and Family.” The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 596 (November 2004): 20-35.

November 2003Mass Secondary Schooling and the State
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence Katz: w10075
September 2003The "Virtues" of the Past: Education in the First Hundred Years of the New Republic
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w9958
June 2002A Pollution Theory of Discrimination: Male and Female Differences in Occupations and Earnings
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Published: A Pollution Theory of Discrimination: Male and Female Differences in Occupations and Earnings, Claudia Goldin. in Human Capital in History: The American Record, Boustan, Frydman, and Margo. 2014

April 2002The Rising (and then Declining) Significance of Gender
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Published: Blau, F. D. , M. C. Brinton, and D. B. Grusky (eds.) The Declining Significance of Gender? New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2006.

September 2001Making a Name
with Claudia Goldin, Maria Shim: w8474

Published: Goldin, Claudia and M. Shim. “Making a Name: Surnames of College Women at Marriage and Beyond." Journal of Economic Perspectives 18 (Spring 2004): 143-60.

April 2001The Human Capital Century and American Leadership: Virtues of the Past
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "The Human-Capital Century And American Leadership: Virtues Of The Past," Journal of Economic History, 2001, v61(2,Jun), 263-292. citation courtesy of

February 2000The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Career and Marriage Decisions
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w7527

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Lawrence F. Katz. "The Power Of The Pill: Contraceptives And Women's Career And Marriage Decisions," Journal of Political Economy, 2002, v110(4,Aug), 730-770. citation courtesy of

August 1999A Brief History of Education in the United States
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July 1999Education and Income in the Early 20th Century: Evidence from the Prairies
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w7217

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Lawrence Katz. "Education And Income In The Early Twentieth Century: Evidence From The Prairies," Journal of Economic History, 2000, v60(3,Sep), 782-818.

May 1999The Returns to Skill in the United States across the Twentieth Century
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w7126

Published:

  • Published as "Amercia's Graduation from High School: The Evolution and Spread of Secondary Schooling in the Twentieth Century", Journal of Economic History, Vol. 58, no. 2 (June 1998): 345-374. Published as "Egalitarianism and the Returns to Education During the Great
  • Transformation of American Education", Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 107, no. 6, part 2 (December 1999): S65-S94.

April 1998The Shaping of Higher Education: The Formative Years in the United States, 1890 to 1940
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w6537

Published: (Shortened version) Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 13, no. 1 (Winter 1999): 37-62 citation courtesy of

March 1998Human Capital and Social Capital: The Rise of Secondary Schooling in America, 1910 to 1940
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w6439

Published: Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Vol. 29 (Spring 1999): 683-723.

January 1998Front matter, The Defining Moment
with Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, Eugene N. White
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White, editors
The Defining Moment Hypothesis: The Editors' Introduction
with Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White, editors
List of Contributors, Indexes
with Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, Eugene N. White
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White, editors
A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation
with Katherine Baicker, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White, editors
August 1997Why the United States Led in Education: Lessons from Secondary School Expansion, 1910 to 1940
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w6144

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Lawrence F. Katz. "The Shaping Of Higher Education: The Formative Years In The United States, 1890-1940," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1999, v13(1,Winter), 37-62.

January 1997A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation
with Katherine Baicker, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w5889

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Orchestrating Impartiality: The Impact of "Blind" Auditions on Female Musicians
with Claudia Goldin, Cecilia Rouse: w5903

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Cecilia Rouse. "Orchestrating Impartiality: The Impact Of 'Blind' Auditions On Female Musicians," American Economic Review, 2000, v90(4,Sep), 715-741. citation courtesy of

July 1996The Origins of Technology-Skill Complementarity
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w5657

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 113 (June 1998): 683-732. citation courtesy of

August 1995The Decline of Non-Competing Groups: Changes in the Premium to Education, 1890 to 1940
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w5202
July 1995Career and Family: College Women Look to the Past
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Published: Gender and Family Issues in the Workplace, Francince Blau and Ronald Ehrenberg, Russell Sage Press, 1997

December 1994Cliometrics and the Nobel
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Published: Journal of Economic Perspectives, Spring 1995.

June 1994Appendix to: "How America Graduated from High School, 1910 to 1960", Construction of State-Level Secondary School Data
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Labor Markets in the Twentieth Century
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forthcoming in S.L. Engeman and R.E. Gallman, The Cambridge History of the United States, 1996

How America Graduated from High School: 1910 to 1960
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Published: (Published with changes as "America's Graduation from High School: The Evolution and Spread of Secondary Schooling in the Twentieth Century") Journal of Economic History, Vol. 58 (June 1998): 345-374.

April 1994The U-Shaped Female Labor Force Function in Economic Development and Economic History
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Published: T. Paul Schultz, ed., Investment in Women's Human Capital and Economic Development, University of Chicago Press, 1995.

January 1994Front matter, table of contents
with Claudia Goldin, Gary D. Libecap
in The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy, Claudia Goldin and Gary D. Libecap, editors
Introduction to "The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy"
with Claudia Goldin, Gary D. Libecap
in The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy, Claudia Goldin and Gary D. Libecap, editors
The Political Economy of Immigration Restriction in the United States, 1890 to 1921
in The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy, Claudia Goldin and Gary D. Libecap, editors
List of Contributors, Indexes
with Claudia Goldin, Gary D. Libecap
in The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy, Claudia Goldin and Gary D. Libecap, editors
April 1993The Political Economy of Immigration Restriction in the United States, 1890 to 1921
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July 1992The Savings of Ordinary Americans: The Philidelphia Saving Fund Society in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
with George Alter, Claudia Goldin, Elyce Rotella: w4126

Published: Journal of Economic History, December 1994. citation courtesy of

June 1992The Meaning of College in the Lives of American Women: The Past One-Hundred Years
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January 1992Front matter, table of contents
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
Introduction to "Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel"
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
Wages, Prices, and Labor Markets before the Civil War
with Claudia Goldin, Robert A. Margo
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
Dissertations Supervised by Robert W. Fogel
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
The Writings of Robert W. Fogel
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
Biographies, Indexes
with Claudia Goldin, Hugh Rockoff
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
August 1991The Great Compression: The Wage Structure in the United States at Mid- Century
with Claudia Goldin, Robert A. Margo: w3817

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Robert A. Margo. "The Great Compression: The U.S. Wage Structure at Mid-Century." Quarterly Journal of Economics, February 1992, vol cvii, pp. 1-34 citation courtesy of

January 1991Seasonality in Nineteenth Century Labor Markets
with Stanley Engerman, Claudia Goldin: h0020

Published: Economic Development in Historical Perspective, ed. D. Schaefer and T. Weiss. Stanford University Press, 1993.

December 1989Wages, Prices, and Labor Markets Before the Civil War
with Claudia Goldin, Robert A. Margo: w3198

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The Role of World War II in the Rise of Women's Work
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Published: "The Role of World War II in the Rise of Women's Employment." From The American Economic Review, Vol. 81, No. 4, pp. 741-756, (September 1991).

October 1988Marriage Bars: Discrimination Against Married Women Workers, 1920's to 1950's
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Published: Rosovsky, H., D. Landes, P. Higgonet (eds.) Favorites of Fortune: Technology, Growth and Economic Development Since the Industrial Revolution. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1991.

October 1987The Poor at Birth: Infant Auxology and Mortality at Philadelphia's Almshouse Hospital, 1848-1873
with Claudia D. Goldin, Robert A. Margo: w2525

Published: Explorations in Economic History, vol.26, no. 3, pp.360-379, July 1989.

June 1986Maximum Hours Legislation and Female Employment in the 1920s: A Reasse ssment
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Published: Goldin, Claudia "Maximum Hours Legislation and Female Emplyment in the 1920s: A Reassessment," Journal of Political Economy, February, 1988, Vol. 96, pp. 189-205.

April 1986The Earnings Gap Between Male and Female Workers: An Historical Perspective
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Published: Portions reprinted in "The Gender Gap in Historical Perspective, 1800 to 1980." "Quantity and Quiddity: Essays in U.S. Economic History" ed. Peter Kirby, Wesleyan, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1987.

1986The Female Labor Force and American Economic Growth,1890-1980
in Long-Term Factors in American Economic Growth, Stanley L. Engerman and Robert E. Gallman, editors
February 1985Monitoring Costs and Occupational Segregation by Sex: An Historical Analysis
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "Monitoring Costs and Occupational Segregation by Sex: An Historical Analysis," Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 4, (January 1986), pp. 1-27. citation courtesy of

December 1983Life-Cycle Labor Force Participation of Married Women: Historical Evidence and Implications
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "Life-Cycle Labor Force Participation of Married Women: Historical Evidence and Implications," Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 7,(January 1989), pp.20-47. citation courtesy of

November 1981Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic: Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses
with Claudia Goldin, Kenneth L. Sokoloff: w0795

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Kenneth Sokoloff. "Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses." Journal of Economic History, Vol. 42, No. 4, (December 1982), pp. 741-774. citation courtesy of

July 1981Economic Well-Being and Child Labor: The Inter action of Family and Industry
with Claudia D. Goldin, Donald O. Parsons: w0707

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Donald O. Parsons. "Parental Altruism and Self-Interest:Child Labor Among late Nineteenth Century American Families." Economic Inquiry, vol. 27, pp. 637-659, October 1989.

The Relative Productivity Hypothesis of Industrialization: The American Case, 1820-1850
with Claudia D. Goldin, Kenneth L. Sokoloff: w0722

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Kenneth Sokoloff. "The Relative Productivity Hypothesis of Industrialization: The American Case, 1820-1850." Quarterly Journal of Economics, (August 1984), pp. 461-487. vol.99. issue 3

August 1980The Historical Evolution of Female Earnings Functions and Occupations
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "The Historical Evolution of Female Earnings Functions and Occupations." Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 21, January 1984, pp. 1-27. citation courtesy of

July 1979The Work and Wages of Single Women: 1870 to 1920
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Published: Goldin, Claudia. "The Work and Wages of Single Women: 1870 to 1920." Journal of Economic History, Vol. XL, No. 1, (March 1980), pp. 81-89. citation courtesy of

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