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September 2013Endophilia or Exophobia: Beyond Discrimination
with Jan Feld, Nicolás Salamanca: w19471
December 2012A Gift of Time
with Daiji Kawaguchi, Jungmin Lee: w18643

Published: Labour Economics. Volume 24, October 2013, Pages 205–216 citation courtesy of

Six Decades of Top Economics Publishing: Who and How?
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Published: Journal of Economic Literature, 51(1): 162-72. citation courtesy of

Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS
with Michael C. Burda, Jay Stewart: w18603

Published: Michael C. Burda & Daniel S. Hamermesh & Jay Stewart, 2013. "Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 99-104, May. citation courtesy of

June 2012Tall or Taller, Pretty or Prettier: Is Discrimination Absolute or Relative?
w18123

Published: IZA Journal of Labor Economics 2012, 1:2 doi:10.1186/2193-8997-1-2 citation courtesy of

December 2011Aggregate Impacts of a Gift of Time
with Jungmin Lee, Daiji Kawaguchi: w17649

Published: Jungmin Lee & Daiji Kawaguchi & Daniel S. Hamermesh, 2012. "Aggregate Impacts of a Gift of Time," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(3), pages 612-16, May. citation courtesy of

August 2011Cycles of Wage Discrimination
with Jeff Biddle: w17326

Published: "Wage discrimination over the business cycle." Jeff E Biddle and Daniel S Hamermesh. Journal of Labor Policy, 2013 2:7

"Beauty Is the Promise of Happiness"?
with Jason Abrevaya: w17327

Published: "Beauty Is the Promise of Happiness"? European Economic Review, Volume 64 (2013): 351-368 citation courtesy of

October 2010How Do Immigrants Spend Time?: The Process of Assimilation
with Stephen J. Trejo: w16430

Published: Journal of Population Economics April 2013, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 507-530

May 2010Charity and Favoritism in the Field: Are Female Economists Nicer (to Each Other)?
with Jason Abrevaya: w15972

Published: Jason Abrevaya & Daniel S. Hamermesh, 2012. "Charity and Favoritism in the Field: Are Female Economists Nicer (To Each Other)?," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 94(1), pages 202-207. citation courtesy of

November 2009Markets for Reputation: Evidence on Quality and Quantity in Academe
with Gerard A. Pfann: w15527

Published: "Reputation and Earnings: The Role of Quality and Quantity in Academe," Economic Inquiry, 50(1): 1-16 (January 2012)

August 2009Grazing, Goods and Girth: Determinants and Effects
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Grazing, Goods and Girth: Determinants and Effects." Economics and Human Biolgoy, Vol 8, No. 1, March 2010, pp. 2-15.

January 2009Unemployment, Market Work and Household Production
with Michael Burda: w14676

Published: Burda, Michael and Daniel S. Hamermesh. "Unemployment, Market Work and Household Production," Economics Letters, Vol. 107, May 2010, pp. 131-133. citation courtesy of

December 2008The Timing of Labor Demand
with Ana Rute Cardoso, José Varejão: w14566

Published: A. Cardoso, D. Hamermesh, J. Varejao. Annales d’économie et de statistique. Number 105/106 – Jan/Jun 2012 pp 15-34

November 2007Strike Three: Umpires' Demand for Discrimination
with Christopher A. Parsons, Johan Sulaeman, Michael C. Yates: w13665

Published: Parsons, Christopher A., Johan Sulaeman, Michael C. Yates, and Daniel S. Hamermesh. 2011. "Strike Three: Discrimination, Incentives, and Evaluation" American Economic Review, 101(4): 1410-35.

October 2007Demographic Change and the Structure of Wages: A Demand-Theoretic Analysis for Brazil
with Ernesto F. L. Amaral, Joseph E. Potter, Eduardo L.G. Rios-Neto: w13533

Published: Demographic Research, Volume 28 - Article 20 | Pages 581-612

May 2007The Time and Timing Costs of Market Work
with Stephen Donald: w13127

Published: "A Structural Model of the Fixed Time Costs of Market Work" Donald, Stephen G.; Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Economics Letters, September 2009, v. 104, iss. 3, pp. 125-28

April 2007Replication in Economics
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Published: as "Viewpoint: Replication in Economics," Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol 40, no 3 (August 2007), pp. 715-733

March 2007Total Work, Gender and Social Norms
with Michael Burda, Philippe Weil: w13000

Published: Journal of Population Economics. Volume 26, Issue 2 (April 2013) Pages: 507-530

July 2006Time Zones as Cues for Coordination: Latitude, Longitude, and Letterman
with Caitlin Knowles Myers, Mark L. Pocock: w12350

Published: "Cues for Timing and Coordination: Latitude, Letterman, and Longitude" Journal of Labor Economics, 2008, vol 26, no. 2 pp. 223-246.

February 2006Time to Eat: Household Production Under Increasing Income Inequality
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Published:

  • American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 89, no 4, November 2007, pp. 852-863 under the same title. citation courtesy of
  • Partial, as "Direct Estimates of Household Production", Economics Letters, vol 98, no 1, January 2008, pp. 31-34.

October 2005Changing Looks and Changing "Discrimination:" The Beauty of Economists
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Published: "Changing looks and changing 'discrimination': The beauty of economists" Economics Letters, Vol 93, 3 (December 2006), Pages 405-412 citation courtesy of

August 2005The Economics of Workaholism: We Should Not Have Worked on This Paper
with Joel Slemrod: w11566

Published:

July 2005The Value of Peripatetic Economists: A Sesqui-Difference Evaluation of Bob Gregory
w11453

Published: "The Value of Peripatetic Economists: A Sesqui-Difference Evaluation of Bob Gregory" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Economic Record, June 2006, v. 82, iss. 257, pp. 138-49 citation courtesy of

October 2004The Effect of College Curriculum on Earnings: Accounting for Non-Ignorable Non-Response Bias
with Stephen G. Donald: w10809

Published: Journal of Econometrics, 2008, 144, 479-491.

August 2004What is Discrimination? Gender in the American Economic Association
with Stephen Donald: w10684

Published: "What Is Discrimination? Gender in the American Economic Association, 1935-2004" Donald, Stephen G.; Hamermesh, Daniel S.; American Economic Review, September 2006, v. 96, iss. 4, pp. 1283-92

March 2004Subjective Outcomes in Economics
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Published: "Subjective Outcomes in Economics" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Southern Economic Journal, July 2004, v. 71, iss. 1, pp. 2-11 citation courtesy of

December 2003Stressed Out on Four Continents: Time Crunch or Yuppie Kvetch?
with Jungmin Lee: w10186

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, vol 89, no. 2, May 2007, pp. 374-383. citation courtesy of

July 2003Beauty in the Classroom: Professors' Pulchritude and Putative Pedagogical Productivity
with Amy M. Parker: w9853

Published: "Beauty in the Classroom: Instructors' Pulchritude and Putative Pedagogical Productivity" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Parker, Amy; Economics of Education Review, August 2005, v. 24, iss. 4, pp. 369-76

April 2003Time Vs. Goods: The Value of Measuring Household Production Technologies
with Reuben Gronau: w9650

Published: "Time vs. Goods: The Value of Measuring Household Production Technologies" Gronau, Reuben; Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Review of Income and Wealth, March 2006, v. 52, iss. 1, pp. 1-16 citation courtesy of

January 2003Routine
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Published: "Routine" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; European Economic Review, January 2005, v. 49, iss. 1, pp. 29-53 citation courtesy of

January 2002International Labor Economics
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "International Labor Economics," Journal of Labor Economics, 2002, v20(4,Oct), 709-732. citation courtesy of

October 2001The Demand for Variety: A Household Production Perspective
with Reuben Gronau: w8509

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2008, 90 (3), 562-572 citation courtesy of

August 2001"Hall of Fame" Voting: The Econometric Society
with Peter Schmidt: w8435

Published: "The Determinants of Econometric Society Fellows Elections" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Schmidt, Peter; Econometrica, January 2003, v. 71, iss. 1, pp. 399-407

May 2001Two-Sided Learning, Labor Turnover and Displacement
with Gerard A. Pfann: w8273

Published: Pfann, Gerard A. and Daniel S. Hamermesh. “Two-Sided Learning, with Applications to Labor Turnover and Worker Displacement.” Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik (December 2008).

November 200012 Million Salaried Workers Are Missing
w8016

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 55, no. 4 (July 2002): 649-666 citation courtesy of

January 2000Togetherness: Spouses' Synchronous Leisure, and the Impact of Children
w7455

Published: "Timing, Togetherness and Time Windfalls" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Journal of Population Economics, November 2002, v. 15, iss. 4, pp. 601-23

September 1999The Changing Distribution of Job Satisfaction
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "The Changing Distribution Of Job Satisfaction," Journal of Human Resources, 2001, v36(1,Winter), 1-30. citation courtesy of

June 1999Dress for Success — Does Primping Pay?
with Xin Meng, Junsen Zhang: w7167

Published: Labour Economics, Vol. 9, no. 3 (July 2002): 361-373 citation courtesy of

February 1999The Art of Labormetrics
w6927

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "The Craft Of Labormetrics," International Labor Relations Review, 2000, v53(3,Apr), 363-380.

October 1998Tools or Toys? The Impact of High Technology on Scholarly Productivity
with Sharon M. Oster: w6761

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. and Sharon M. Oster. "Tools Or Toys? The Impact Of High Technology On Scholarly Productivity," Economic Inquiry, 2002, v40(4,Oct), 539-555. citation courtesy of

June 1998Crime and the Timing of Work
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Published: Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 45, no. 2 (March 1999): 311-330 citation courtesy of

April 1998Changing Inequality in Markets for Workplace Amenities
w6515

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Changing Inequality In Markets For Workplace Amenities," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1999, v114(4,Nov), 1085-1123. citation courtesy of

September 1997Immigration and the Quality of Jobs
w6195

Published: "Immigration and the Quality of Jobs" Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Help or hinderance? The economic implications of immigration for African Americans, 1998, pp. 75-106, New York: Russell Sage Foundation

July 1997Business Success and Businesses' Beauty Capital
with Ciska M. Bosman, Gerard Pfann, Jeff E. Biddle: w6083

Published: "Business success and businesses' beauty capital" Economics Letters, Vol 93, 3 (December 2006) Pages 201-207 Gerard A. Pfann, Jeff E. Biddle, Daniel S. Hamermesh and Ciska M. Bosman citation courtesy of

March 1997The Demand for Hours of Labor: Direct Evidence from California
with Stephen J. Trejo: w5973

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. and Stephen J. Trejo. "The Demand For Hours Of Labor: Direct Evidence From California," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2000, v82(1,Feb), 38-47. citation courtesy of

December 1996The Timing of Work Time Over Time
w5855

Published: "The Timing of Work over Time Hamermesh", Daniel S.; Economic Journal, January 1999, v. 109, iss. 452, pp. 37-66

May 1996Multilevel "General Policy Equilibria": Evidence from the American Unemployment Insurance Tax Ceiling
with David Scoones: w5578

Published: "Policy Equilibria in a Federal System: The Effects of Higher Tax Ceilings for Unemployment Insurance" Hamermesh, D. S.; Scoones, W. D.; Journal of Public Economics, November 1999, v. 74, iss. 2, pp. 191-213

November 1995Beauty, Productivity and Discrimination: Lawyers' Looks and Lucre
with Jeff E. Biddle: w5366

Published: Biddle, Jeff E. and Daniel S. Hamermesh. "Beauty, Productivity, And Discrimination: Lawyers' Looks And Lucre," Journal of Labor Economics, 1998, v16(1,Jan), 172-201. citation courtesy of

October 1995Unemployment Insurance and Household Welfare: Microeconomic Evidence 1980-93
with Daniel T. Slesnick: w5315

forthcoming: Research in Employment Policy, 1997.

August 1995Who Works When? Evidence from the U.S. and Germany
w5208

Published: Konjunkturpolitik, Vol.42, No.1, pp.1-22, (1996).

October 1994Aging and Productivity, Rationality and Matching: Evidence from Economists
w4906

Published: "Aging and Productivity among Economists: Note" Oster, Sharon M.; Hamermesh, Daniel S.; Review of Economics and Statistics, February 1998, v. 80, iss. 1, pp. 154-56

June 1994Policy Transferability and Hysteresis: Daily and Weekly Hours in the BRD and the US
w4773

Published: Institutions and Labor Market Performance: Corporate Views on the USand German Economies, R. Butler et. al., eds. London: Routledge. (1995)

January 1994New Facts About Factor-Demand Dynamics: Employment, Jobs, and Workers
with Wolter H. J. Hassink, Jan C. van Ours: w4625

Published: Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, No.41/42, pp.21-39 (January 1996).

November 1993Beauty and the Labor Market
with Jeff E. Biddle: w4518

Published: American Economic Review, vol 84, Dec. 1994, pp 1174-1194 citation courtesy of

July 1993Labor Demand and the Source of Adjustment Costs
w4394

Published: Economic Journal, vol. 105, no. 430, pp. 620-634, May 1995

October 1992Turnover and the Dynamics of Labor Demand
with Gerard Pfann: w4204

Published: Economica, Vol.63, No.3, pp.359-367, August 1996. citation courtesy of

April 1992Spatial and Temporal Aggregation in the Dynamics of Labor Demand
w4055

Published: Labor Demand and Equilibrium Wage Formation North-Holland Press, 1993

December 1991The Appointment-Book Problem and Commitment, With Applications to Refereeing and Medicine
w3928

Published: "Nonprice Rationing of Services with Applications to Refereeing Medicine," Research in Labor Economics, vol. 14, pp 283-306, 1995

November 1991Labor Demand: What Do We Know? What Don't We Know?
w3890

Published: "Labor Demand: Status & Prospects" in E.K. Grant et al, eds., Aspects of Labor Market Behavior, University of Toronto Press, 1995.

July 1991Sex Discrimination by Sex: Voting in a Professional Society
with Alan E. Dillingham, Marianne A. Ferber: w3789

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 47, pp. 622-633 (July 1994).

September 1990Taxes, Fringe Benefits and Faculty
with Stephen A. Woodbury: w3455

Published:

  • Review of Economic and Statistics, Vol.74, No.2, pp.287-296, May 1992.
  • Woodbury, Stephen A & Hamermesh, Daniel S, 1992. "Taxes, Fringe Benefits and Faculty," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 74(2), pages 287-96, May. citation courtesy of

May 1990A Genral Model of Dynamic Labor Demand
w3356

Published:

  • Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol.74, No. 4, pp.733-737,(Nov.1992).
  • Hamermesh, Daniel S. "A General Model Of Dynamic Labor Demand," Review of Economics and Statistics, 1992, v74(4), 733-736. citation courtesy of

April 1990Shirking or Productive Schmoozing: Wages and the Allocation of Time at Work
w2800

Published: Hamesmesh, Daniel S. "Shirking or Productive Schmoozing: Wages and the Allocation of Time at Work." Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 121-133, (February 1990). citation courtesy of

January 1990Aggregate Employment Dynamcis and Lumpy Adjustment Costs
w3229

Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Vol. 33, pp. 93-129, (Autumn 1990). citation courtesy of

May 1989Sleep and the Allocation of Time
with Jeff E. Biddle: w2988

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 98, No. 5, Part 1, October 1990,pp. 922-943. citation courtesy of

June 1988Data Difficulties in Labor Economics
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Published:

May 1988Labor Demand and the Structure of Adjustment Costs
w2572

Published: American Economic Review, vol. 79, no.4, September 1989, pp. 674-689. citation courtesy of

October 1987What Do We Know About Worker Displacement in the U.S.?
w2402

Published: Industrial Relations, vol 28, no.1, Winter 1989 pp 51-59

April 1987The Demand for Labor in the Long Run
w1297

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "The Demand for Labor in the Long Run." Handbook of Labor Economics, edited by O. Ashenfelter and R. Layard, North-Holland Press, 1986.

1987Why Do Fixed-Effects Models Perform So Poorly? The Case of Academic Salaries
w2135

Published: Southern Economic Journal, Vol.56, No. 1, pp. 39-45, (July 1989).

October 1986The Demand for Workers and Hours and the Effects of Job Security Policies: Theory and Evidence
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Published:

  • Employment, Unemployment and Labor Utilization, ed. Robert Hart, pp 9-32, Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1988.
  • Hamermesh, Daniel S. and Stephen J. Trejo. "The Demand For Hours Of Labor: Direct Evidence From California," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2000, v82(1,Feb), 38-47.

April 1986Compensating Wage Differentials and the Duration of Wage Loss
with John R. Wolfe: w1887

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, Pt. 2, pp. S175-S197, (January 1990). citation courtesy of

February 1986Plant Closings, Labor Demand and the Value of the Firm
w1839

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. LXX, No. 4, (November 1988), pp. 580-586.

1986Inflation and Wage Dispersion
with Allan Drazen: w1811

Published: Drazen, Allan and Daniel S. Hamermesh. "Inflation and Wage Dispersion," Economic Letter, vol. 25 (1987), pp. 225-231

November 1984The Costs of Worker Displacement
w1495

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "The Costs of Worker Displacement," Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 102, 1987, Vol. 102, No. 1, (February 1987), pp. 51-75. citation courtesy of

Planned and Unplanned Bequests
with Paul L. Menchik: w1496

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. and Paul L. Menchik. "Planned and Unplanned Bequests," Economic Inquiry, Vol. 25, No. 1, January 1987, pp. 55-66. citation courtesy of

July 1984Incentive for the Homogenization of Time Use
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Incentives for the Homogenization of Time Use." Economic Incentives, edited by Bela Balassa and Herbert Giersch, pp. 124-139. London: The Macmillan Press Limited, 1986.

November 1983Food Stamps as Money and Income
with James M. Johannes: w1231

Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. and James M. Johannes. "Food Stamps as Money and Income." Journal of Political Economy, January 1986, pp. 205-213.

June 1983Inflation and Labor-Market Adjustment
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Inflation and Labor-Market Adjustment." Economica, Vol. 53, (February 1986), pp. 63-73. citation courtesy of

September 1982Life-Cycle Effects on Consumption and Retirement
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Life-Cycle Effects on Consumption and Retirement." Journal of Labor Economics, Vol.2, No. 3, (July 1984), pp. 353-370. citation courtesy of

July 1982Consumption During Retirement: The Missing Link in the Life Cycle
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Consumption During Retirement: The Missing Link in the Life Cycle." Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 66, No. 1, (February 1984), pp. 1-7. citation courtesy of

1982Expectations, Life Expectancy, and Economic Behavior
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Expectations, Life Expectancy, and Economic Behavior ." Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 100, No. 2, (May 1985), pp. 389-40 8. citation courtesy of

December 1981New Measures of Labor Cost: Implications for Demand Elasticities and Nominal Wage Growth
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Published:

September 1981The Interaction between Research and Public Policy: The Case of Unemployment Insurance
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Published: Eccles, Mary, Richard B. Freeman, and Daniel S. Hamermesh. "Economic Policy Assessment: The Labor Market." From The American Economic Review, Vol. 72, No. 2, pp. 226-232 AND 237-241, (May 1982). (NOTE: Reprint 274is based on BOTH W0878 and W0771.)

May 1981Quantity and Elasticity Spillovers onto the Labor Market: Theory and Evidence on Sluggishness
with Allan Drazen, Norman P. Obst: w0676

Published: Drazen, Allan, Daniel S. Hamermesh, and Norman P. Obst. "The Variable Employment Elasticity Hypothesis: Theory and Evidence." Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 6 , (1984), pp. 287-309.

April 1981Minimum Wages and the Demand for Labor
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Minimum Wages and the Demand for Labor," Economic Inquiry, Vol. XX, No. 3 (July 1982), pp. 365-380. citation courtesy of

December 1980Social Insurance and Consumption: An Empirical Inquiry
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Social Insurance and Consumption: An Empirical Inquiry." The American Economic Review, Vol. 72, No. 1, (March 1982). citation courtesy of

September 1980Transfers, Taxes, and the NAIRU
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Published: Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Transfers, Taxes, and the NAIRU." The Supply-Side Effects of Economic Policy, edited by Laurence H. Meyer, pp.203-229. St. Louis: Center for the Study of American Business, 1981.

July 1980Labor Market Competition among Youths, White Women, and Others
with James H. Grant: w0519

Published: Grant, James H. and Hamermesh, Daniel S. "Labor Market Competition among Youths, White Women, and Others." The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol . LXIII, No. 3, (August 1981), pp. 354-360. citation courtesy of

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