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NBER Working Papers by Francine D. Blau

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January 2013Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind?
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w18702

Published: Francine D. Blau and Lawrence M. Kahn. 2013. “Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind? American Economic Review, 103 (3): 251-256.

November 2012Immigration and the Distribution of Incomes
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w18515
April 2012Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970-2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System
with Francine D. Blau, Peter Brummund, Albert Yung-Hsu Liu: w17993

Published: Francine Blau & Peter Brummund & Albert Liu, 2013. "Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970–2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System," Demography, Springer, vol. 50(2), pages 471-492, April. citation courtesy of

August 2011Substitution Between Individual and Cultural Capital: Pre-Migration Labor Supply, Culture and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Women
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w17275
July 2011The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w17241

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn, 2013. "The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 31(S1), pages S17 - S58. citation courtesy of

January 2010Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial
with Francine D. Blau, Janet M. Currie, Rachel T.A. Croson, Donna K. Ginther: w15707

Published: Francine D. Blau & Janet M. Currie & Rachel T. A. Croson & Donna K. Ginther, 2010. "Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(2), pages 348-52, May. citation courtesy of

October 2008Gender, Source Country Characteristics and Labor Market Assimilation Among Immigrants: 1980-2000
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn, Kerry L. Papps: w14387

Published: Blau, Kahn, and Papps, “Gender, Source Country Characteristics, and Labor Market Assimilation among Immigrants,“ The Review of Economics and Statistics vol 93, No. 1 (Feb 2011): 43-58

The Transmission of Women's Fertility, Human Capital and Work Orientation Across Immigrant Generations
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn, Albert Yung-Hsu Liu, Kerry L. Papps: w14388

Published: Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn & Albert Liu & Kerry Papps, 2013. "The transmission of women’s fertility, human capital, and work orientation across immigrant generations," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 26(2), pages 405-435, April. citation courtesy of

June 2006New Evidence on Gender Difference in Promotion Rates: An Empirical Analysis of a Sample of New Hires
with Francine D. Blau, Jed DeVaro: w12321

Published: Blau, Francine D. and Jed DeVaro. “New Evidence on Gender Differences in Promotion Rates: An Empirical Analysis of a Sample of New Hires." Industrial Relations (July 2007).

August 2005Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w11512

Published: Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans , Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn. in Mexican Immigration to the United States, Borjas. 2007

March 2005Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980-2000
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w11230

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn, 2007. "Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980–2000," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 25, pages 393-438. citation courtesy of

October 2004The US Gender Pay Gap in the 1990s: Slowing Convergence
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w10853

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn, 2006. "The U.S. gender pay gap in the 1990s: slowing convergence," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, ILR School, Cornell University, vol. 60(1), pages 45-66, October. citation courtesy of

November 2002The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn, Jane Waldfogel: w9338

Published: Blau, Francine, Lawrence M. Kahn and Jane Waldfogel. “The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census." Journal of Human Resources (Spring 2004). citation courtesy of

July 2002The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: Evidence from the United States
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn, Joan Y. Moriarty, Andre Portela Souza: w9051

Published: Blau, Francine D., Lawrence M. Kahn, Joan Moriarty, and Andre Souza. "The Role of the Family in Immigrants’ Labor-Market Activity: An Evaluation of Alternative Explanations: Comment." American Economic Review (March 2003).

Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns
with Giuseppe Bertola, Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w9043

Published: Giuseppe Bertola & Francine Blau & Lawrence Kahn, 2007. "Labor market institutions and demographic employment patterns," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 20(4), pages 833-867, October. citation courtesy of

October 2001Comparative Analysis of Labor Market Outcomes: Lessons for the US from International Long-Run Evidence
with Giuseppe Bertola, Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w8526

Published: Krueger, Alan and Robert Solow (eds.) The Roaring Nineties, Russell Sage Foundaton The Century Foundation (2001).

April 2001Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w8200

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn, 2003. "Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 21(1), pages 106-144, January. citation courtesy of

Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher US Wage Inequality?
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w8210

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn, 2005. "Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher U.S. Wage Inequality?," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 87(1), pages 184-193, December. citation courtesy of

June 2000Gender Differences in Pay
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w7732

Published: Journal of Economic Perspectives. Volume: 14 Issue: 4 (Fall 2000) Pages: 75-99 citation courtesy of

January 2000Understanding Young Women's Marriage Decisions: The Role of Labor and Marriage Market Conditions
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn, Jane Waldfogel: w7510

Published: Francine D. Blau & Lawrence M. Kahn & Jane Waldfogel. "Understanding young women's marriage decisions: The role of labor and marriage market conditions," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, ILR School, Cornell University, vol. 53(4), pages 624-647, July 2000. citation courtesy of

September 1998Continuing Progress? Trends in Occupational Segregation in the United States Over the 1970s and 1980s
with Francine D. Blau, Patricia Simpson, Deborah Anderson: w6716

Published: Feminist Economics (Fall 1998): 29-71. Published as "Black-White Earnings Over the 1970s and 1980s: Gender Differences in Trends". citation courtesy of

October 1997Trends in the Well-Being of American Women, 1970-1995
w6206

Published: Francine D. Blau, 1998. "Trends in the Well-Being of American Women, 1970-1995," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 36(1), pages 112-165, March. citation courtesy of

June 1997Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes: The US and West Germany, 1984-91
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w6078

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July 1996The Gender Pay Gap
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Published:

  • Women's Work and Wages, Jonung, Christina and Inga Persson, eds., London: Routledge, 1998.
  • Blau, Francine D. and Lawrence M. Kahn. "Analyzing The Gender Pay Gap," Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 1999, Vol, 39, no. 5, 625-646
  • Blau, Francine D. and Kahn, Lawrence M. (2007) "The Gender Pay Gap," The Economists' Voice: Vol. 4: Iss. 4, Article 5 citation courtesy of

May 1994The Impact of Wage Structure on Trends in U.S. Gender Wage Differentials 1975-1987
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w4748

Published: Published as "Swimming Upstream: Trends in the Gender Wage Differential in the 1980's" Journal of Labor Economics (January 1997, part 1): 1-42

March 1994International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w4678

Published: Journal of Political Economy, vol. 104, no. 4, pp. 791-837, August 1996. citation courtesy of

December 1992The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w4224

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July 1992Race and Gender Pay Differentials
with Francine D. Blau, Lawrence M. Kahn: w4120

Published: "Race and Gender Pay Differentials" in Research Frontiers in Industrial Relations, edited by David Lewin, Olivia Mitchell and Peter Sherer, Madison, W I: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1992

June 1991Black-White Earnings Over the 1970s and 1980s: Gender Differences in Trends
with Francine D. Blau, Andrea H. Beller: w3736

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, May 1992 citation courtesy of

January 1991The Fertility of Immigrant Women: Evidence from High Fertility Source Countries
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December 1990Maternal Labor Supply and Children's Cognitive Development
with Francine D. Blau, Adam J. Grossberg: w3536

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, August 1992 citation courtesy of

September 1990Career Plans and Expectations of Young Women and Men: The Earnings Gap and Labor Force Participation
w3445

Published: Journal of Human Resources, Fall 1991. citation courtesy of

Women's Work, Women's Lives: A Comparative Economic Perspective
with Francine D. Blau, Marianne A. Ferber: w3447

Published: Hilda Kahne and Janet Giele, editors. Continuing Struggle: Women's Lives and Women's Work in Modernizing and Industrial Countries. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1992, 28-46.

July 1990Black-White Differences in Wealth and Asset Composition
with Francine D. Blau, John W. Graham: w2898

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. CV, No. 421, Issue 2, pp. 321-339, (May 1990). citation courtesy of

August 1989Wage and Employment Uncertainty and the Labor Force Participation Decisions of Married Women
with Francine D. Blau, Adam J. Grossberg: w3081

Published: Economic Inquiry, October 1991.

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