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October 2001Firm Age and Wages
with Charles Brown: w8552

Published: Brown, Charles and James L. Medoff. "Firm Age And Wages," Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, v21(3,Jul), 677-697. citation courtesy of

December 1989The Employer Size-Wage Effect
with Charles Brown: w2870

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 97, No. 5, pp. 1027-1059, (October 1989) citation courtesy of

1988Employer Size, Pay, and the Ability to Pay in the Public Sector
with Charles C. Brown
in When Public Sector Workers Unionize, Richard B. Freeman and Casey Ichniowski, eds.
June 1987The Impact of Firm Acquisitions on Labor
with Charles Brown: w2273

Published: The Impact of Firm Acquisitions on Labor, Charles Brown, James L. Medoff. in Corporate Takeovers: Causes and Consequences, Auerbach. 1988

December 1983Trade Unions and Productivity: Some New Evidence on an Old Issue
with Richard B. Freeman: w1249

Published: Freeman, Richard B. and James L. Medoff. "Trade Unions and Productivity: Some New Evidence on an Old Issue." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 473, The Future of American Unionism (May, 1984): 149-164.

August 1983Years of Service and Probability of Promotion
with Katharine G. Abraham: w1191

Published: Abraham, Katharine G. and James L. Medoff. "Length of Service and Promotions in Union and Nonunion Work Groups," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vo. 38, No. 3, April 1985, pp. 408-420.

March 1983Length of Service and the Operation of Internal Labor Markets
with Katharine G. Abraham: w1085

Published: Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting, December 28-30, 1982, Industrial Relations Research Association, pp. 208-218.

Length of Service, Terminations and the Nature of the Employment Relationship
with Katharine G. Abraham: w1086

Published: Abraham, Katharine G. and James L. Medoff. "Length of Service and Layoffsin Union and Nonunion Work Groups." Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, (October 1984), pp. 3-19.

July 1982Why Does the Rate of Youth Labor Force Activity Differ Across Surveys?
with Richard B. Freeman: r0276

Published:

The Youth Labor Market Problem in the United States: An Overview
with Richard B. Freeman: r0277

Published: The Youth Labor Market Problem in the United States: An Overview, Richard B. Freeman, James L. Medoff. in The Youth Labor Market Problem: Its Nature, Causes, and Consequences, Freeman and Wise. 1982

1982The Impact of Collective Bargaining: Can the New Facts Be Explained by Monopoly Unionism?
with Richard B. Freeman: w0837

Published: Published as "The Impact of the Percentage Organized On Union and Nonunion Wages", Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 63, no. 4 (1981): 561-572.(With M. Kleiner) "The Impact of New Unionization on Wages and Working Conditions", JLE, Vol. 8, no. 1 (1990): S8-S25.

The Youth Labor Market Problem in the United States: An Overview
with Richard B. Freeman
in The Youth Labor Market Problem: Its Nature, Causes, and Consequences, Richard B. Freeman and David A. Wise, eds.

Published: Economic Determinants of Geographic and Individual Variation in the Labor Market Position of Young Persons, Richard B. Freeman.

Why Does the Rate of Youth Labor Force Activity Differ across Surveys?
with Richard B. Freeman
in The Youth Labor Market Problem: Its Nature, Causes, and Consequences, Richard B. Freeman and David A. Wise, eds.
October 1981Unemployment, Unsatisfied Demand for Labor, and Compensation Growth in the United States, 1956-1980
with Katharine G. Abraham: w0781

Published: Baily, Martin N. (ed.) Workers, Jobs, and Inflation. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution, 1982.

August 1981The Impact of Collective Bargaining: Illusion or Reality?
with Richard B. Freeman: w0735

Published: in "U.S. Industrial Relations 1950-1980: A Critical Assessment" edited by J. Stieber, R. B. McKersie, and D. Q. Mills , pp. 47-97. Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1981.

February 1981Involuntary Terminations under Explicit and Implicit Employment Contracts
with Katharine G. Abraham: w0634
1981The Role of Seniority at U.S. Work Places: A Report on Some New Evidence
with Katharine G. Abraham: w0618
December 1980Experience, Performance, and Earnings
with Katharine G. Abraham: w0278

Published: Medoff, James L. and Abraham, Katharine G. "Experience, Performance, and Earnings." The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. XCV, No. 4, (December 1980), pp. 703-736. citation courtesy of

September 1980Le Syndicalisme a Deux Visages
with Richard B. Freeman: r0088

Published:

  • English version "The Two Faces of Unionism." The Public Interest , Vol. 57, (Fall 1979), pp. 69-93.
  • Freeman, Richard B., and James L. Medoff. "le Syndicalisme a Deux Visages." Revue Economique, Vol. 31, No.3, (May 1980).

June 1979Can Productive Capacity Differentials Really Explain Earnings Differentials Associated with Demographic Characteristics? Case of Experience
with Katharine G. Abraham: w0363

Published: Medoff, James L. and Abraham, Katharine G. "Are Those Paid More Really More Productive? The Case of Experience." The Journal of Human Resources, Vol. XVI, No. 2, (Spring 1981), pp. 186-216.

The Two Faces of Unionism
with Richard B. Freeman: w0364

Published:

  • Freeman, Richard B. and Medoff James L. "The Two Faces of Unionism." The Public Interest, Vol. 57, (Fall 1979), pp. 69-93.
  • (French version R88 -Revue Economique, Vol. 31, No. 3, May 1980.)
  • Le Syndicalisme a Deux Visages, Richard B. Freeman, James L. Medoff.

December 1978The Percent Organized Wage (POW) Relationship for Union and for NonunionWorkers
with Richard B. Freeman: w0305

Published: Freeman, Richard B. and James L. Medoff. "The Impact Of The Percentage Organized On Union And Nonunion Wages," Review of Economics and Statistics, 1981, v63(4), 561-572.

August 1978New Estimates of the Industrial Locus of Unionism in the United States
with Richard B. Freeman: w0273

Published: ILRR, Vol. 32, no. 2 (1979): 143-174.

1978The Earnings Function: A Glimpse Inside the Black Box
w0224

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