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January 2009The Link between Human Capital, Mass Layoffs, and Firm Deaths
with John M. Abowd, Lars Vilhuber
in Producer Dynamics: New Evidence from Micro Data, Timothy Dunne, J. Bradford Jensen, and Mark J. Roberts, editors
The LEHD Infrastructure Files and the Creation of the Quarterly Workforce Indicators
with John M. Abowd, Bryce E. Stephens, Lars Vilhuber, Fredrik Andersson, Marc Roemer, Simon Woodcock
in Producer Dynamics: New Evidence from Micro Data, Timothy Dunne, J. Bradford Jensen, and Mark J. Roberts, editors
April 2007Technology and the Demand for Skill:An Analysis of Within and Between Firm Differences
with John M. Abowd, John Haltiwanger, Julia Lane, Kristin Sandusky: w13043
We estimate the effects of technology investments on the demand for skilled workers using longitudinally integrated employer-employee data from the U.S. Census Bureau's Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program infrastructure files spanning two Economic Censuses (1992 and 1997). We estimate the distribution of human capital and its observable and unobservable components within each business for each year from 1992 to 1997. We measure technology using variables from the Annual Survey of Manufactures and the Business Expenditures Survey (services, wholesale and retail trade), both administered during the 1992 Economic Census. Static and partial adjustment models are fit. There is a strong positive empirical relationship between advanced technology and skill in a cross-sectional analys...
August 2005The Relation among Human Capital, Productivity, and Market Value: Building Up from Micro Evidence
with John M. Abowd, John Haltiwanger, Ron Jarmin, Julia Lane, Paul Lengermann, Kristin McCue, Kristin Sandusky
in Measuring Capital in the New Economy, Carol Corrado, John Haltiwanger and Dan Sichel, editors

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