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January 2013Nine Facts about Top Journals in Economics
with Stefano DellaVigna: w18665
December 2012Revealed Preferences for Journals: Evidence from Page Limits
with Stefano DellaVigna: w18663
November 2012Nonlinear Policy Rules and the Identification and Estimation of Causal Effects in a Generalized Regression Kink Design
with David Lee, Zhuan Pei, Andrea Weber: w18564
Workplace Heterogeneity and the Rise of West German Wage Inequality
with Jörg Heining, Patrick Kline: w18522
December 2011Can Compulsory Military Service Increase Civilian Wages? Evidence from the Peacetime Draft in Portugal
with Ana Rute Cardoso: w17694
May 2011Peer Effects and Multiple Equilibria in the Risky Behavior of Friends
with Laura Giuliano: w17088
The Role of Theory in Field Experiments
with Stefano DellaVigna, Ulrike Malmendier: w17047
September 2010Inequality at Work: The Effect of Peer Salaries on Job Satisfaction
with Alexandre Mas, Enrico Moretti, Emmanuel Saez: w16396
July 2010Rent-sharing, Holdup, and Wages: Evidence from Matched Panel Data
with Francesco Devicienti, Agata Maida: w16192
Active Labor Market Policy Evaluations: A Meta-Analysis
with Jochen Kluve, Andrea Weber: w16173
November 2009Family Violence and Football: The Effect of Unexpected Emotional Cues on Violent Behavior
with Gordon Dahl: w15497
Immigration, Wages, and Compositional Amenities
with Christian Dustmann, Ian Preston: w15521
January 2009Immigration and Inequality
November 2008Are Mixed Neighborhoods Always Unstable? Two-Sided and One-Sided Tipping
with Alexandre Mas, Jesse Rothstein: w14470
July 2008School Competition and Efficiency with Publicly Funded Catholic Schools
with Martin Dooley, Abigail Payne: w14176
November 2007Does Medicare Save Lives?
with Carlos Dobkin, Nicole Maestas: w13668
July 2007Pension Plan Characteristics and Framing Effects in Employee Savings Behavior
with Michael Ransom: w13275
April 2007Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation
with Alexandre Mas, Jesse Rothstein: w13052
February 2007The Labor Market Impacts of Youth Training in the Dominican Republic: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation
with Pablo Ibarraran, Ferdinando Regalia, David Rosas, Yuri Soares: w12883
The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?
with Raj Chetty, Andrea Weber: w12893
December 2006The Dynamic Effects of an Earnings Subsidy for Long-Term Welfare Recipients: Evidence from the SSP Applicant Experiment
with Dean R. Hyslop: w12774
October 2006Cash-on-Hand and Competing Models of Intertemporal Behavior: New Evidence from the Labor Market
with Raj Chetty, Andrea Weber: w12639
March 2006Regression Discontinuity Inference with Specification Error
with David S. Lee: t0322
Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap
with Jesse Rothstein: w12078
January 2006When to Start a Fight and When to Fight Back: Liability Disputes in the Workers' Compensation System
with Brian P. McCall: w11918
December 2005The Effect of Firm-Level Contracts on the Structure of Wages: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data
with Sara de la Rica: w11829
August 2005Is the New Immigration Really So Bad?
The Diffusion of Mexican Immigrants During the 1990s: Explanations and Impacts
with Ethan G. Lewis: w11552
May 2005Does Voting Technology Affect Election Outcomes? Touch-screen Voting and the 2004 Presidential Election
with Enrico Moretti: w11309
July 2004Estimating the Effects of a Time Limited Earnings Subsidy for Welfare Leavers
with Dean R. Hyslop: w10647
March 2004Would the Elimination of Affirmative Action Affect Highly Qualified Minority Applicants? Evidence from California and Texas
with Alan B. Krueger: w10366
The Impact of Nearly Universal Insurance Coverage on Health Care Utilization and Health: Evidence from Medicare
with Carlos Dobkin, Nicole Maestas: w10365
February 2003Unionization and Wage Inequality: A Comparative Study of the U.S, the U.K., and Canada
with Thomas Lemieux, W. Craig Riddell: w9473
July 2002Using Discontinuous Eligibility Rules to Identify the Effects of the Federal Medicaid Expansions on Low Income Children
with Lara D. Shore-Sheppard: w9058
February 2002What Have Two Decades of British Economic Reform Delivered?
with Richard B. Freeman: w8801
Skill Biased Technological Change and Rising Wage Inequality: Some Problems and Puzzles
with John E. DiNardo: w8769
October 2001The Measurement of Medicaid Coverage in the SIPP: Evidence from California, 1990-1996
with Andrew K. G. Hildreth, Lara D. Shore-Sheppard: w8514
August 2001The Limits to Wage Growth: Measuring the Growth Rate of Wages For Recent Welfare Leavers
with Charles Michalopoulos, Philip K. Robins: w8444
July 2001Did the Elimination of Mandatory Retirement Affect Faculty Retirement Flows?
with Orley Ashenfelter: w8378
June 2000Estimating the Return to Schooling: Progress on Some Persistent Econometric Problems
April 2000Can Falling Supply Explain the Rising Return to College for Younger Men? A Cohort-Based Analysis
with Thomas Lemieux: w7655
Dropout and Enrollment Trends in the Post-War Period: What Went Wrong in the 1970s?
with Thomas Lemieux: w7658
March 2000Do Immigrant Inflows Lead to Native Outflows?
with John E. DiNardo: w7578
March 1999Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families
with Rebecca M. Blank, Philip K. Robins: w6998
October 1998School Finance Reform, the Distribution of School Spending, and the Distribution of SAT Scores
with A. Abigail Payne: w6766
September 1998Education, Earnings, and the "Canadian G.I. Bill"
with Thomas Lemieux: w6718
August 1998Extended Benefits and the Duration of UI Spells: Evidence from the New Jersey Extended Benefit Program
with Phillip B. Levine: w6714
April 1998The More Things Change: Immigrants and the Children of Immigrants in the 1940s, the 1970s, and the 1990s
with John DiNardo, Eugena Estes: w6519
Falling Union Membership and Rising Wage Inequality: What's the Connection?
March 1998Would Financial Incentives for Leaving Welfare Lead Some People to Stay on Welfare Longer? An Experimental Evaluation of 'Entry Effects' in the SSP
with Philip K. Robins, Winston Lin: w6449
January 1998A Reanalysis of the Effect of the New Jersey Minimum Wage Increase on the Fast-Food Industry with Representative Payroll Data
with Alan B. Krueger: w6386
August 1997Adapting to Circumstances: The Evolution of Work, School, and Living Arrangements Among North American Youth
with Thomas Lemieux: w6142
February 1997Immigrant Inflows, Native Outflows, and the Local Labor Market Impacts of Higher Immigration
August 1996Do Financial Incentives Encourage Welfare Recipients to Work? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation of the Self-Sufficiency Project
with Philip K. Robins: w5701
School Resources and Student Outcomes: An Overview of the Literature and New Evidence from North and South Carolina
with Alan Krueger: w5708
July 1996Deregulation and Labor Earnings in the Airline Industry
April 1996Does Inflation "Grease the Wheels of the Labor Market"?
with Dean Hyslop: w5538
March 1996Changes in the Relative Structure of Wages and Employment: A Comparison of the United States, Canada, and France
with Francis Kramarz, Thomas Lemieux: w5487
February 1996Labor Market Effects of School Quality: Theory and Evidence
with Alan B. Krueger: w5450
March 1995Is Workers' Compensation Covering Uninsured Medical Costs? Evidence fromthe `Monday Effect'
with Brian P. McCall: w5058
August 1994Earnings, Schooling, and Ability Revisited
May 1994Changing Wage Structure and Black-White Differentials Among Men and Women: A Longitudinal Analysis
with Thomas Lemieux: w4755
November 1993An Evaluation of Recent Evidence on the Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages
with Lawrence F. Katz, Alan B. Krueger: w4528
October 1993Using Geographic Variation in College Proximity to Estimate the Return to Schooling
Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast Food Industry in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
with Alan B. Krueger: w4509
May 1993Wage Dispersion, Returns to Skill, and Black-White Wage Differentials
with Thomas Lemieux: w4365
October 1992The Effect of Unions on the Distribution of Wages: Redistribution or Relabelling?
May 1992Bargaining Power, Strike Duration, and Wage Outcomes: An Analysis of Strikes in the 1880s
with Craig A. Olson: w4075
April 1992Using Regional Variation in Wages to Measure the Effects of the Federal Minimum Wage
March 1992Unemployment Insurance Taxes and the Cyclical and Seasonal Properties of Unemployment
with Phillip B. Levine: w4030
May 1991Do Minimum Wages Reduce Employment? A Case Study of California, 1987-89
School Quality and Black-White Relative Earnings: A Direct Assessment
with Alan B. Krueger: w3713
January 1991Intertemporal Labor Supply: An Assessment
May 1990Does School Quality Matter? Returns to Education and the Characteristics of Public Schools in the United States
with Alan Krueger: w3358
September 1989The Effects of Immigration on the Labor Market Outcomes of Natives
with Joseph G. Altonji: w3123
August 1989The Impact of the Mariel Boatlift on the Miami Labor Market
March 1989Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation?
with Rebecca M. Blank: w2871
November 1988Unexpected Inflation, Real Wages, and Employment Determination in Union Contracts
March 1988Strikes and Wages: A Test of a Signalling Model
May 1987Longitudinal Analysis of Strike Activity
February 1987Measuring the Effect of Subsidized Training Programs on Movements In andOut of Employment
with Daniel Sullivan: w2173
May 1986Efficient Contracts with Costly Adjustment: Short-RUn Employment Determination for Airline Mechanics
February 1986Intertemporal Labor Supply and Long Term Employment Contracts
with John M. Abowd: w1831
On the Covariance Structure of Earnings and Hours Changes
with John M. Abowd: w1832
Why Have Unemployment Rates in Canada and the U.S. Diverged?
with Orley Ashenfelter: w1840
The Impact of Deregulation on the Employment and Wages of Airline Mechanics
November 1984Using the Longitudinal Structure of Earnings to Estimate the Effect of Training Programs
with Orley Ashenfelter: w1489
June 1984An Empirical Model of Wage Indexation Provisions in Union Contracts

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