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March 2014Which Peers Matter? The Relative Impacts of Collaborators, Colleagues, and Competitors
with Kirk B. Doran: w20026
September 2013Prizes and Productivity: How Winning the Fields Medal Affects Scientific Output
with Kirk B. Doran: w19445
June 2013The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again
w19116
December 2012Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas
with Kirk B. Doran: w18614
February 2012The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the Productivity of American Mathematicians
with Kirk B. Doran: w17800
September 2011Substitution Between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w17461
July 2010Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration
with Abdurrahman Aydemir: w16229
October 2009Recent Trends in the Earnings of New Immigrants to the United States
with Rachel M. Friedberg: w15406
March 2009The Analytics of the Wage Effect of Immigration
w14796
March 2008Imperfect Substitution between Immigrants and Natives: A Reappraisal
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w13887
November 2007Labor Outflows and Labor Inflows in Puerto Rico
w13669
September 2006Immigration and African-American Employment Opportunities: The Response of Wages, Employment, and Incarceration to Labor Supply Shocks
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w12518
June 2006A Comparative Analysis of the Labor Market Impact of International Migration: Canada, Mexico, and the United States
with Abdurrahman Aydemir: w12327
March 2006Immigration in High-Skill Labor Markets: The Impact of Foreign Students on the Earnings of Doctorates
w12085
Making it in America: Social Mobility in the Immigrant Population
w12088
September 2005Native Internal Migration and the Labor Market Impact of Immigration
w11610
April 2005The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
with Lawrence F. Katz: w11281
March 2005The Labor Market Impact of High-Skill Immigration
w11217
March 2004Do Foreign Students Crowd Out Native Students from Graduate Programs?
w10349
June 2003Welfare Reform, Labor Supply, and Health Insurance in the Immigrant Population
w9781
The Labor Demand Curve is Downward Sloping: Reexamining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market
w9755
November 2002The Wage Structure and the Sorting of Workers into the Public Sector
w9313
September 2002Food Insecurity and Public Assistance
w9236
May 2002Homeownership in the Immigrant Population
w8945
July 2000Market Responses to Interindustry Wage Differentials
with Valerie A. Ramey: w7799
April 2000Foreign-Born Teaching Assistants and the Academic Performance of Undergraduates
w7635
November 1998Immigration and Welfare Magnets
w6813
April 1998The Economic Progress of Immigrants
w6506
September 1997Ethnicity and the Intergenerational Transmission of Welfare Dependency
with Glenn T. Sueyoshi: w6175
To Ghetto or Not to Ghetto: Ethnicity and Residential Segregation
w6176
February 1996Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w5454
December 1995Immigration and the Welfare State: Immigrant Participation in Means- Tested Entitlement Programs
with Lynette Hilton: w5372
December 1994The Economic Benefits from Immigration
w4955
November 1994Ethnicity, Neighborhoods, and Human Capital Externalities
w4912
Who Leaves? The Outmigration of the Foreign-Born
with Bernt Bratsberg: w4913
September 1994Assimilation and Changes in Cohort Quality Revisited: What Happened to Immigrant Earnings in the 1980s?
w4866
Immigration and Welfare, 1970-1990
w4872
February 1994Long-Run Convergence of Ethnic Skill Differentials
w4641
November 1993A Two-Stage Estimator for Probit Models with Structural Group Effects
with Glenn T. Sueyoshi: t0146
Foreign Competition, Market Power and Wage Inequality: Theory and Evidence
with Valerie A. Ramey: w4556
March 1992National Origin and Immigrant Welfare Recipiency
with Stephen J. Trejo: w4029
February 1992Self-Selection and Internal Migration in the United States
with Stephen G. Bronars, Stephen J. Trejo: w4002
January 1992The Intergenerational Mobility of Immigrants
w3972
July 1991Ethnic Capital and Intergenerational Mobility
w3788
June 1991On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w3761
April 1991Immigration Policy, National Origin, and Immigrant Skills: A Comparison of Canada and the United States
w3691
January 1991National Origin and the Skills of Immigrants in the Postwar Period
w3575
November 1990Immigration and the Family
with Stephen G. Bronars: w3509
August 1990Immigrant Participation in the Welfare System
with Stephen J. Trejo: w3423
June 1988Consumer Discrimination and Self-Employment
with Stephen G. Bronars: w2627
April 1988Immigration And Self-Selection
w2566
May 1987Self-Selection and the Earnings of Immigrants
w2248
September 1986Immigrants, Minorities, and Labor Market Competition
w2028
May 1986The Self-Employment Experience of Immigrants
w1942
June 1985The Sensitivity of Labor Demand Functions to Choice of Dependent Variable
w1624
December 1984The Impact of Assimilation on the Earnings of Immigrants: A Reexamination of the Evidence
w1515
September 1982Wage Growth and Job Turnover: An Empirical Analysis
with Ann P. Bartel: w0285
November 1978Labor Supply Estimates For Public Policy Evaluation
with James J. Heckman: w0299
February 1978Job Mobility and Earnings Over the Life Cycle
w0233
1977Middle-Age Job Mobility: Its Determinants and Consequences
with Ann P. Bartel: w0161
July 1976The Distribution of Earnings Profiles in Longitudinal Data
with Jacob Mincer: w0143

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