NBER Working Papers by Claudia Goldin

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January 2013Shocking Labor Supply: A Reassessment of the Role of World War II on U.S. Women’s Labor Supply
with Claudia Olivetti: w18676
September 2012The Most Egalitarian of All Professions: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation
with Lawrence F. Katz: w18410
February 2012Does Federal Student Aid Raise Tuition? New Evidence on For-Profit Colleges
with Stephanie Riegg Cellini: w17827
December 2011The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
with David J. Deming, Lawrence F. Katz: w17710
August 2010Putting the Co in Education: Timing, Reasons, and Consequences of College Coeducation from 1835 to the Present
with Lawrence F. Katz: w16281
January 2009Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Corporate and Financial Sectors
with Marianne Bertrand, Lawrence F. Katz: w14681
November 2007Long-Run Changes in the U.S. Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing
with Lawrence F. Katz: w13568
March 2007The Race between Education and Technology: The Evolution of U.S. Educational Wage Differentials, 1890 to 2005
with Lawrence F. Katz: w12984
April 2006The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap
with Lawrence F. Katz, Ilyana Kuziemko: w12139
January 2006The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Employment, Education, and Family
September 2004The Rise of the Fourth Estate: How Newspapers Became Informative and Why It Mattered
with Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser: w10791
Corruption and Reform: An Introduction
with Edward L. Glaeser: w10775
March 2004From the Valley to the Summit: The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Work
The Long Road to the Fast Track: Career and Family
November 2003Mass Secondary Schooling and the State
with Lawrence Katz: w10075
September 2003The "Virtues" of the Past: Education in the First Hundred Years of the New Republic
with Lawrence F. Katz: w9958
June 2002A Pollution Theory of Discrimination: Male and Female Differences in Occupations and Earnings
April 2002The Rising (and then Declining) Significance of Gender
September 2001Making a Name
with Maria Shim: w8474
April 2001The Human Capital Century and American Leadership: Virtues of the Past
February 2000The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Career and Marriage Decisions
with Lawrence F. Katz: w7527
August 1999A Brief History of Education in the United States
July 1999Education and Income in the Early 20th Century: Evidence from the Prairies
with Lawrence F. Katz: w7217
May 1999The Returns to Skill in the United States across the Twentieth Century
with Lawrence F. Katz: w7126
April 1998The Shaping of Higher Education: The Formative Years in the United States, 1890 to 1940
with Lawrence F. Katz: w6537
March 1998Human Capital and Social Capital: The Rise of Secondary Schooling in America, 1910 to 1940
with Lawrence F. Katz: w6439
August 1997Why the United States Led in Education: Lessons from Secondary School Expansion, 1910 to 1940
with Lawrence F. Katz: w6144
January 1997A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation
with Katherine Baicker, Lawrence F. Katz: w5889
Orchestrating Impartiality: The Impact of "Blind" Auditions on Female Musicians
with Cecilia Rouse: w5903
July 1996The Origins of Technology-Skill Complementarity
with Lawrence F. Katz: w5657
August 1995The Decline of Non-Competing Groups: Changes in the Premium to Education, 1890 to 1940
with Lawrence F. Katz: w5202
July 1995Career and Family: College Women Look to the Past
December 1994Cliometrics and the Nobel
June 1994Appendix to: "How America Graduated from High School, 1910 to 1960", Construction of State-Level Secondary School Data
Labor Markets in the Twentieth Century
How America Graduated from High School: 1910 to 1960
April 1994The U-Shaped Female Labor Force Function in Economic Development and Economic History
April 1993The Political Economy of Immigration Restriction in the United States, 1890 to 1921
July 1992The Savings of Ordinary Americans: The Philidelphia Saving Fund Society in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
with George Alter, Elyce Rotella: w4126
June 1992The Meaning of College in the Lives of American Women: The Past One-Hundred Years
October 1991The Role of World War II in the Rise of Women's Work
August 1991The Great Compression: The Wage Structure in the United States at Mid- Century
with Robert A. Margo: w3817
January 1991Seasonality in Nineteenth Century Labor Markets
with Stanley Engerman: h0020
December 1989Wages, Prices, and Labor Markets Before the Civil War
with Robert A. Margo: w3198
October 1988Marriage Bars: Discrimination Against Married Women Workers, 1920's to 1950's
October 1987The Poor at Birth: Infant Auxology and Mortality at Philadelphia's Almshouse Hospital, 1848-1873
with Robert A. Margo: w2525
June 1986Maximum Hours Legislation and Female Employment in the 1920s: A Reasse ssment
April 1986The Earnings Gap Between Male and Female Workers: An Historical Perspective
February 1985Monitoring Costs and Occupational Segregation by Sex: An Historical Analysis
December 1983Life-Cycle Labor Force Participation of Married Women: Historical Evidence and Implications
November 1981Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic: Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses
with Kenneth L. Sokoloff: w0795
July 1981Economic Well-Being and Child Labor: The Inter action of Family and Industry
with Donald O. Parsons: w0707
The Relative Productivity Hypothesis of Industrialization: The American Case, 1820-1850
with Kenneth L. Sokoloff: w0722
August 1980The Historical Evolution of Female Earnings Functions and Occupations
July 1979The Work and Wages of Single Women: 1870 to 1920

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