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Studies of Labor Market Intermediation
Conference held May 17-18, 2007
Published in November 2009 by University of Chicago Press
© 2009 by the National Bureau of Economic Research


with David H. Autor, Mark Duggan
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with David Autor, Amitabh Chandra, Mark Duggan
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Working Papers and Chapters

September 2014Polanyi’s Paradox and the Shape of Employment Growth
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August 2014Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s
with Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, Brendan Price: w20395
January 2014Return of the Solow Paradox? IT, Productivity, and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing
with Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, Brendan Price: w19837

Published: Daron Acemoglu & David Autor & David Dorn & Gordon H. Hanson & Brendan Price, 2014. "Return of the Solow Paradox? IT, Productivity, and Employment in US Manufacturing," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(5), pages 394-99, May. citation courtesy of

July 2013Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence
with David H. Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, Jae Song: w19226
April 2013Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labor Markets
with David H. Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson: w18938
The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States
with David H. Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson: w18940

Published: David H. Autor & David Dorn & Gordon H. Hanson, 2013. "The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 220-25, May. citation courtesy of

January 2013The "Task Approach" to Labor Markets: An Overview
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Published: Autor, David H., 2013. "The "task approach" to labor markets : an overview," Journal for Labour Market Research, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), Nürnberg [Institute for Employment Research, Nuremberg, Germany], vol. 46(3), pages 185-199. citation courtesy of

June 2012Moral Hazard and Claims Deterrence in Private Disability Insurance
with David Autor, Mark Duggan, Jonathan Gruber: w18172
Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge Massachusetts
with David H. Autor, Christopher J. Palmer, Parag A. Pathak: w18125

Published: David H. Autor & Christopher J. Palmer & Parag A. Pathak, 2014. "Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge, Massachusetts," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 122(3), pages 661 - 717. citation courtesy of

May 2012The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States
with David H. Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson: w18054

Published: David H. Autor & David Dorn & Gordon H. Hanson, 2013. "The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(6), pages 2121-68, October. citation courtesy of

April 2012The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach
with David H. Autor, Susan N. Houseman, Sari Pekkala Kerr: w17972
February 2012What Does Human Capital Do? A Review of Goldin and Katz's The Race between Education and Technology
with Daron Acemoglu, David Autor: w17820

Published: -(with David Autor) What Does Human Capital Do? A Review of Goldin and Katz's Race between Education and Technology, June 2012, Journal of Economic Literature, 50(2), pp. 426–463.

December 2011The Unsustainable Rise of the Disability Rolls in the United States: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Options
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November 2010The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to U.S. Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment
with David H. Autor, Alan Manning, Christopher L. Smith: w16533
June 2010Skills, Tasks and Technologies: Implications for Employment and Earnings
with Daron Acemoglu, David Autor: w16082

Published: -(With David Autor) Skills, Tasks and Technologies: Implications for Employment and Earnings, Handbook of Labor Economics, volume 4.

April 2010Comment on "A Quantitative Analysis of the Evolution of the U.S. Wage Distribution: 1970-2000"
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2009, Volume 24, Daron Acemoglu, Kenneth Rogoff and Michael Woodford, editors
November 2009Frontmatter, table of contents
in Studies of Labor Market Intermediation , David H. Autor, editor
Introduction to "Studies of Labor Market Intermediation"
in Studies of Labor Market Intermediation , David H. Autor, editor
List of Contributors, Indexes
in Studies of Labor Market Intermediation , David H. Autor, editor
July 2009The Growth of Low Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market
with David H. Autor, David Dorn: w15150

Published: David H. Autor & David Dorn, 2013. "The Growth of Low-Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the US Labor Market," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(5), pages 1553-97, August. citation courtesy of

June 2009Putting Tasks to the Test: Human Capital, Job Tasks and Wages
with David H. Autor, Michael J. Handel: w15116

Published: David H. Autor & Michael J. Handel, 2013. "Putting Tasks to the Test: Human Capital, Job Tasks, and Wages," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 31(S1), pages S59 - S96. citation courtesy of

January 2009This Job is 'Getting Old:' Measuring Changes in Job Opportunities Using Occupational Age Structure
with David Autor, David Dorn: w14652

Published: David Autor & John J. Siegfried & David Dorn, 2009. "This Job Is "Getting Old": Measuring Changes in Job Opportunities Using Occupational Age Structure," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(2), pages 45-51, May. citation courtesy of

September 2008The Economics of Labor Market Intermediation: An Analytic Framework
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Published: Introduction to "Studies of Labor Market Intermediation", David H. Autor. in Studies of Labor Market Intermediation , Autor. 2009

January 2007Do Employment Protections Reduce Productivity? Evidence from U.S. States
with David H. Autor, William R. Kerr, Adriana D. Kugler: w12860

Published: Autor, David H., Adriana R. Kugler, and William D. Kerr. “Do Employment Protections Reduce Productivity? Evidence from U.S. States.” The Economic Journal 117, 521 (June 2007): 189-217.

August 2006The Growth in the Social Security Disability Rolls: A Fiscal Crisis Unfolding
with David Autor, Mark Duggan: w12436

Published: Autor, David H. and Mark G. Duggan. "The Growth In The Social Security Disability Rolls: A Fiscal Crisis Unfolding," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2006, v20(3,Summer), 71-96. citation courtesy of

January 2006The Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market
with David H. Autor, Lawrence F. Katz, Melissa S. Kearney: w11986

Published: Autor, David H., Lawrence F. Katz and Melissa S. Kearney. "The Polarization Of The U.S. Labor Market," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(2,May), 189-194. citation courtesy of

November 2005Temporary Agency Employment as a Way out of Poverty?
with David Autor, Susan Houseman: w11742

Published: Blank, Rebecca, Sheldon Danziger and Robert Schoeni (eds.) Working and Poor: How Economic and Policy Changes are Affecting Low‑Wage Workers. New York: Russell Sage Foundation Publications, 2006.

Do Temporary Help Jobs Improve Labor Market Outcomes for Low-Skilled Workers? Evidence from 'Work First'
with David H. Autor, Susan Houseman: w11743

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September 2005Trends in U.S. Wage Inequality: Re-Assessing the Revisionists
with David H. Autor, Lawrence F. Katz, Melissa S. Kearney: w11627

Published: Autor, David H., Lawrence F. Katz and Melissa Schettini Kearney. “Trends in U.S. Wage Inequality: Re-Assessing the Revisionists.” Review of Economics and Statistics 90, 2 (May 2008) 300 – 323.

Rising Wage Inequality: The Role of Composition and Prices
with David H. Autor, Lawrence F. Katz, Melissa S. Kearney: w11628
September 2004Will Job Testing Harm Minority Workers?
with David H. Autor, David Scarborough: w10763

Published: Autor, David and David Scarborough. "“Does Job Testing Harm Minority Workers? Evidence from Retail Establishments.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 123, 1 (November 2008): 219 – 277.

January 2003The Costs of Wrongful-Discharge Laws
with David H. Autor, John J. Donohue III, Stewart J. Schwab: w9425

Published: Autor, David H., John J. Donohue, III and Stewart J. Schwab. "The Costs Of Wrongful-Discharge Laws," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2006, v88(2,May), 211-231. citation courtesy of

June 2002Women, War and Wages: The Effect of Female Labor Supply on the Wage Structure at Mid-Century
with Daron Acemoglu, David H. Autor, David Lyle: w9013

Published: Acemoglu, Daron, Davidh. Autor and David Lyle. "Women, War, And Wages: The Effect Of Female Labor Supply On The Wage Structure At Midcentury," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(3,Jun), 497-551. citation courtesy of

June 2001The Rise in Disability Recipiency and the Decline in Unemployment
with David H. Autor, Mark G. Duggan: w8336

Published: Autor, David H. and Mark G. Duggan. "The Rise In The Disability Rolls And The Decline In Unemployment," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, v118(1,Feb), 157-205.

The Skill Content of Recent Technological Change: An Empirical Exploration
with David H. Autor, Frank Levy, Richard J. Murnane: w8337

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October 2000Wiring the Labor Market
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Published: Autor, David H. "Wiring The Labor Market," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2001, v15(1,Winter), 25-40. citation courtesy of

September 2000Upstairs, Downstairs: Computer-Skill Complementarity and Computer-Labor Substitution on Two Floors of a Large Bank
with David H. Autor, Frank Levy, Richard Murnane: w7890

Published: Autor, David, Frank Levy and Richard J. Murnane. "Upstairs, Downstairs: Computers And Skills On Two Floors Of A Large Bank," International Labor Relations Review, 2002, v55(3,Apr), 432-447.

April 2000Why Do Temporary Help Firms Provide Free General Skills Training?
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Published: Autor, David H. "Why Do Temporary Help Firms Provide Free General Skills Training?," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, v116(4,Nov), 1409-1448. citation courtesy of

February 2000Outsourcing at Will: Unjust Dismissal Doctrine and the Growth of Temporary Help Employment
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Published: Autor, David H. "Outsourcing At Will: The Contribution Of Unjust Dismissed Doctrine To The Growth Of Employment Outsourcing," Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, v21(1,Jan), 1-42.

March 1997Computing Inequality: Have Computers Changed the Labor Market?
with David H. Autor, Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w5956

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, no. 4 (November 1998): 1169-1214. citation courtesy of

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