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Differences and Changes in Wage Structures
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
Conference held July 12-24, 1992
Published in January 1995 by University of Chicago Press
© 1995 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Comparative Labor Markets

Working Papers and Chapters

July 2014Long-Term Unemployment and the Great Recession: The Role of Composition, Duration Dependence, and Non-Participation
with Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, Matthew J. Notowidigdo, Lawrence F. Katz: w20273
November 2013Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective
with Lawrence F. Katz, Robert A. Margo
in Human Capital in History: The American Record, Leah P. Boustan, Carola Frydman, and Robert A. Margo, editors
February 2013Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity
with Jens Ludwig, Greg J. Duncan, Lisa A. Gennetian, Lawrence F. Katz, Ronald C. Kessler, Jeffrey R. Kling, Lisa Sanbonmatsu: w18772

Published: Jens Ludwig & Greg J. Duncan & Lisa A. Gennetian & Lawrence F. Katz & Ronald C. Kessler & Jeffrey R. Kling & Lisa Sanbonmatsu, 2013. "Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 226-31, May. citation courtesy of

Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective
with Lawrence F. Katz, Robert A. Margo: w18752

Forthcoming: Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective, Lawrence F. Katz, Robert A. Margo. in Human Capital in History: The American Record, Boustan, Frydman, and Margo. 2014

September 2012The Most Egalitarian of All Professions: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation
with Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz: w18410
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

October 2010Comment on "What Do We Really Know About Changes in Wage Inequality?"
in Labor in the New Economy, Katharine G. Abraham, James R. Spletzer, and Michael Harper, editors
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.

May 2007The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
with George J. Borjas, Lawrence F. Katz
in Mexican Immigration to the United States, George J. Borjas, editor
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

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

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
August 2005Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects
with Jeffrey R. Kling, Jeffrey B. Liebman, Lawrence F. Katz: w11577

Published: Revised and published in Econometrica, 75:1 (January 2007), 83-119 citation courtesy of

April 2005The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
with George J. Borjas, Lawrence F. Katz: w11281

Published: The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States , George J. Borjas, Lawrence F. Katz. in Mexican Immigration to the United States, Borjas. 2007

September 2004Neighborhood Effects on Crime for Female and Male Youth: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Experiment
with Jeffrey R. Kling, Jens Ludwig, Lawrence F. Katz: w10777

Published: Revised and published in the Quarterly Journal of Economics 120:1 (February 2005), 87-130. citation courtesy of

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
April 2002Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination
with Robert Gibbons, Lawrence F. Katz, Thomas Lemieux, Daniel Parent: w8889

Published: Gibbons, Robert, Lawrence F. Katz, Thomas Lemieux and Daniel Parent. "Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination," Journal of Labor Economics, 2005, v23(4,Oct), 681-723. citation courtesy of

October 2000Moving to Opportunity in Boston: Early Results of a Randomized Mobility Experiment
with Lawrence F. Katz, Jeffrey R. Kling, Jeffrey B. Liebman: w7973

Published: Katz, Lawrence F., Jeffrey R. Kling and Jeffrey B. Liebman. "Moving To Opportunity In Boston: Early Results Of A Randomized Mobility Experiment," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, v116(2,May), 607-654. 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

December 1999Prevailing Wage Laws and Construction Labor Markets
with Daniel P. Kessler, Lawrence Katz: w7454

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 54, no. 2 (January 2001): 259-274 citation courtesy of

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.

February 1999Wage Dynamics: Reconciling Theory and Evidence
with Olivier Jean Blanchard, Lawrence Katz: w6924

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 89 (May 1999): 69-74. citation courtesy of

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 1998A 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.

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

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

Published:

November 1996What We Know and Do Not Know About the Natural Rate of Unemployment
with Olivier Blanchard, Lawrence F. Katz: w5822

Published: Journal of Economic Perspectives, 11, winter 1997, pp.51-72. 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

Wage Subsidies for the Disadvantaged
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Published: Generating Jobs, Freeman, R. and P. Gottschalk, eds., New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1998, pp. 21-53.

February 1996Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market
with George J. Borjas, Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w5454

Published: American Economic Review, 86, pp.246-251, May 1996. 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
January 1995Front matter, Differences and Changes in Wage Structures
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, Richard B. Freeman and Lawrence F. Katz, Editors
A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages in Four OECD Countries
with Lawrence F. Katz, Gary W. Loveman, David G. Blanchflower
in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, Richard B. Freeman and Lawrence F. Katz, Editors
Introduction and Summary
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, Richard B. Freeman and Lawrence F. Katz, Editors
November 1993An Evaluation of Recent Evidence on the Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages
with David Card, Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w4528

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, April 1994, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 487- 496.

March 1993A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages
with Lawrence F. Katz, Gary W. Loveman, David G. Blanchflower: w4297

Published:

  • Lawrence F. Katz & Gary W. Loveman & David G. Blanchflower, 1995. "A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages in Four OECD Countries," NBER Chapters, in: Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, pages 25-66 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, University of Chicago Press, ed . Katz and Freeman, 1995.

February 1992The Effect of the Minimum Wage on the Fast Food Industry
with Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w3997

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 46, no. 1 (October 1992): 6-21 citation courtesy of

January 1992Rising Inequality? Changes in the Distribution of Income and Consumption in the 1980s
with David M. Cutler, Lawrence F. Katz: w3964

Published: American Economic Review Volume 82, No. 2,pp. 546-551 May 1992 citation courtesy of

On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
with George J. Borjas, Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
December 1991Changes in Relative Wages, 1963-1987: Supply and Demand Factors
with Lawrence F. Katz, Kevin M. Murphy: w3927

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics Feb, 1992 Volume 107, No. 1, pp. 35-78 citation courtesy of

June 1991On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
with George J. Borjas, Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w3761

Published:

May 1991The Company You Keep: The Effects of Family and Neighborhood on Disadvantaged Youths
with Anne C. Case, Lawrence F. Katz: w3705
March 1991The Effect of the New Minimum Wage Law in a Low-Wage Labor Market
with Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w3655

Published:

  • Industrial Relations Research Association, Proceedings, 1991.
  • Katz, Lawrence F. and Alan B. Krueger. "The Effect Of The Minimum Wage On The Fast-Food Industry," International Labor Relations Review, 1993, v46(1), 6-21.

Changes in the Structure of Wages in the Public and Private Sectors
with Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w3667

Published: Ronald Ehrenberg, editor. Research in Labor Economics 12. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1991, pp. 131-172

January 1991Industrial Wage and Employment Determination in an Open Economy
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
in Immigration, Trade and the Labor Market, John M. Abowd and Richard B. Freeman, editors
November 1989Employee Crime, Monitoring, and the Efficiency Wage Hypothesis
with William T. Dickens, Lawrence F. Katz, Kevin Lang, Lawrence H. Summers: w2356

Published:

  • Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 321-357, (Spring 1989).
  • "Employee Crime and the Monitoring Puzzle." From Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 331-347, (July 1989).

Does Unmeasured Ability Explain Inter-Industry Wage Differentials?
with Robert Gibbons, Lawrence F. Katz: w3182

Published: Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 59, pp. 515-535, (July 1992). citation courtesy of

July 1989Changes in the Structure of Wages: The U.S. versus Japan
with Lawrence F. Katz, Ana L. Revenga: w3021

Published: "Changes in the Structure of Wages: The United States vs Japan." From Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 522-553, (1989).

May 1989Layoffs and Lemons
with Robert Gibbons, Lawrence Katz: w2968

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 351-380, (October 1991). citation courtesy of

April 1989Some Recent Developments in Labor Economics and Their Implications for Macroeconomics
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Published: Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 507-522,(August 1988, Part 2).

1989Can Interindustry Wage Differentials Justify Strategic Trade Policy?
with Lawrence F. Katz, Lawrence H. Summers
in Trade Policies for International Competitiveness, Robert C. Feenstra, editor
October 1988Can Inter-Industry Wage Differentials Justify Strategic Trade Policy?
with Lawrence F. Katz, Lawrence H. Summers: w2739

Published: Can Interindustry Wage Differentials Justify Strategic Trade Policy?, Lawrence F. Katz, Lawrence H. Summers. in Trade Policies for International Competitiveness, Feenstra. 1989

The Impact of the Potential Duration of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment
with Lawrence F. Katz, Bruce D. Meyer: w2741

Published: Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 41, pp. 45-72, (February 1990). citation courtesy of

May 1988Unemployment Insurance, Recall Expectations, And Unemployment Outcomes
with Lawrence F. Katz, Bruce D. Meyer: w2594

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 105, pp. 973-1002, (November 1990) . citation courtesy of

April 1988Job Queues and Wages: New Evidence on the Minimum Wage and Inter-Industry Wage Structure
with Harry J. Holzer, Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w2561

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 106, August 1991, pp. 739-768.

March 1988Workers' Trust Funds and the Logic of Wage Profiles
with George A. Akerlof, Lawrence F. Katz: w2548

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. CIV, No. 418, pp. 525-536,(August 1989). citation courtesy of

June 1987Inter-Industry Wage Differences and Theories of Wage Determination
with William T. Dickens, Lawrence F. Katz: w2271
1987Cyclical Unemployment: Sectoral Shifts or Aggregate Disturbances?
with Katharine G. Abraham, Lawrence F. Katz: w1410

Published: Abraham, Katherine G. and Lawrence F. Katz. "Cyclical Unemployment: Sectoral Shifts or Aggregate Disturbances?" Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 94 , No. 3, (June 1986), pp. 507-522. citation courtesy of

September 1986Interindustry Wage Differences and Industry Characteristics
with William T. Dickens, Lawrence F. Katz: w2014

Published: Dickens, William T. and Lawrence F. Katz. "Inter-Industry Wage Differencesand Industry Charachteristics." Unemployment and the Structure of Labor Markets, edited by K. Lang and J. Leonard, pp. 48-89. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1987.

Do Deferred Wages Dominate Involuntary Unemployment as a Worker Discipline Device?
with George A. Akerlof, Lawrence F. Katz: w2025

Published: Advances in the Theory and Measurement of Unemployment, Weiss, Y. and G. Fishelson, eds., New York: MacMillan, 1990, pp. 172-203.

May 1986Are Efficiency Wages Efficient?
with William T. Dickens, Lawrence F. Katz, Kevin Lang: w1935

Published: Journal of Labor Economic, Vol 7, July 1989

April 1986Efficiency Wage Theories: A Partial Evaluation
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Published:

1986Layoffs, Recall and the Duration of Unemployment
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Published: (With Bruce D. Meyer) Published as "The Impact of the Potential Duration of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment", Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 41, no. 1 (1990): 45-72.

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