NBER Working Papers by Christopher J. Ruhm

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July 2014Time Preferences and Consumer Behavior
with David Bradford, Charles Courtemanche, Garth Heutel, Patrick McAlvanah, Christopher Ruhm: w20320
December 2013The Effects of Paid Family Leave in California on Labor Market Outcomes
with Charles L. Baum, Christopher J. Ruhm: w19741
August 2013Recessions, Healthy No More?
April 2013Air Pollution and Procyclical Mortality
with Garth Heutel, Christopher J. Ruhm: w18959
August 2012Private Equity and the Innovation Strategies of Entrepreneurial Firms: Empirical Evidence from the Small Business Innovation Research Program
with Albert N. Link, Christopher J. Ruhm, Donald S. Siegel: w18297
December 2011The Effects of California’s Paid Family Leave Program on Mothers’ Leave-Taking and Subsequent Labor Market Outcomes
with Maya Rossin-Slater, Christopher J. Ruhm, Jane Waldfogel: w17715
November 2011What U.S. Data Should be Used to Measure the Price Elasticity of Demand for Alcohol?
with Christopher J. Ruhm, Alison Snow Jones, William C. Kerr, Thomas K. Greenfield, Joseph V. Terza, Ravi S. Pandian, Kerry Anne McGeary: w17578
September 2011Creativity and the Family Tree: Human Capital Endowments and the Propensity of Entrepreneurs to Patent
with Albert N. Link, Christopher J. Ruhm: w17441
June 2011Time for Children: Trends in the Employment Patterns of Parents, 1967-2009
with Liana E. Fox, Wen-Jui Han, Christopher Ruhm, Jane Waldfogel: w17135
May 2011The Economics of Risky Health Behaviors
with John Cawley, Christopher Ruhm: w17081
February 2011Occupational Status and Health Transitions
with G. Brant Morefield, David C. Ribar, Christopher J. Ruhm: w16794
July 2010Understanding Overeating and Obesity
January 2010Explaining the Rise in Educational Gradients in Mortality
with David M. Cutler, Fabian Lange, Ellen Meara, Seth Richards, Christopher J. Ruhm: w15678
September 2009Inheritances, Health and Death
with Beomsoo Kim, Christopher J. Ruhm: w15364
May 2009Where Does the Wage Penalty Bite?
with Christian A. Gregory, Christopher J. Ruhm: w14984
March 2009Public Knowledge, Private Knowledge: The Intellectual Capital of Entrepreneurs
with Albert Link, Christopher Ruhm: w14797
January 2009Public Policies and Women's Employment after Childbearing
with Wen-Jui Han, Christopher Ruhm, Jane Waldfogel, Elizabeth Washbrook: w14660
June 2008Bringing Science to Market: Commercializing from NIH SBIR Awards
with Albert N. Link, Christopher J. Ruhm: w14057
December 2007Parental Leave Policies and Parents' Employment and Leave-Taking
with Wen-Jui Han, Christopher Ruhm, Jane Waldfogel: w13697
August 2007Age, Socioeconomic Status and Obesity Growth
with Charles L. Baum II, Christopher J. Ruhm: w13289
June 2007Current and Future Prevalence of Obesity and Severe Obesity in the United States
March 2006A Healthy Economy Can Break Your Heart
December 2005The Cost of Caring for Young Children
with Dan T. Rosenbaum, Christopher J. Ruhm: w11837
December 2004Macroeconomic Conditions, Health and Mortality
August 2004Maternal Employment and Adolescent Development
April 2004Does Prekindergarten Improve School Preparation and Performance?
with Katherine A. Magnuson, Christopher J. Ruhm, Jane Waldfogel: w10452
January 2004How Well Do Parents With Young Children Combine Work and Family Life
February 2003Healthy Living in Hard Times
December 2002Deaths Rise in Good Economic Times: Evidence From the OECD
with Ulf-G. Gerdtham, Christopher J. Ruhm: w9357
October 2001Does Drinking Really Decrease in Bad Times?
with Christopher J. Ruhm, William E. Black: w8511
August 2001Economic Expansions Are Unhealthy: Evidence from Microdata
April 2000Parental Employment and Child Cognitive Development
February 2000Compensation in the Nonprofit Sector
with Christopher Ruhm, Carey Borkoski: w7562
May 1998Parental Leave and Child Health
July 1996The Economic Consequences of Parental Leave Mandates: Lessons from Europe
June 1996Trade Sensitivity, Technology, and Labor Displacement
with John T. Addison, Douglas A. Fox, Christopher J. Ruhm: w5621
May 1996Are Recessions Good For Your Health?
July 1995Alcohol Policies and Highway Vehicle Fatalities
March 1995Parental Leave Policies in Europe and North America
with Christopher J. Ruhm, Jackqueline L. Teague: w5065
February 1995Is High School Employment Consumption or Investment?
November 1994Economic Conditions and Alcohol Problems
Do Pensions Increase the Labor Supply of Older Men?

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