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NBER Working Papers by Peter J. Kuhn

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November 2013Making Nutritional Information Digestible: Effects of a Receipt-Based Intervention on Restaurant Purchases
with Kelly Bedard: w19654
August 2013Are Women More Attracted to Cooperation Than Men?
with Marie-Claire Villeval: w19277
September 2011Gender Discrimination in Job Ads: Theory and Evidence
with Kailing Shen: w17453

Published: “Gender Discrimination in Job Ads: Evidence from China” Quarterly Journal of Economics 128(1) (February 2013) (with Kaling Shen).

September 2010Competition and the Ratchet Effect
with Gary Charness, Marie-Claire Villeval: w16325

Published: Gary Charness & Peter Kuhn & Marie Claire Villeval, 2011. "Competition and the Ratchet Effect," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 29(3), pages 513 - 547. citation courtesy of

April 2010Lab Labor: What Can Labor Economists Learn from the Lab?
with Gary Charness: w15913

Published: “Lab Labor: What Can Labor Economist s Learn from the Lab?” (with Gary Charness), in Orley Ashenfelter and David Card, eds., Handbook of Labor Economics , volume 4 A . Amsterdam : North Holland, 2011, pp. 229 - 330.

December 2009Employers’ Preferences for Gender, Age, Height and Beauty: Direct Evidence
with Kailing Shen: w15564
November 2009Bidding for Brains: Intellectual Property Rights and the International Migration of Knowledge Workers
with Carol McAusland: w15486

Published: McAusland, Carol & Kuhn, Peter, 2011. "Bidding for brains: Intellectual property rights and the international migration of knowledge workers," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pages 77-87, May. citation courtesy of

May 2008The Own and Social Effects of an Unexpected Income Shock: Evidence from the Dutch Postcode Lottery
with Peter Kooreman, Adriaan R. Soetevent, Arie Kapteyn: w14035

Published: “ The Effects of Lottery Prizes on Winners and Their Neighbors : Evidence from the Dutch Postcode Lottery” (with Peter Koorem a n, Adriaan Soetevent, and A rie Kapteyn) American Economic Review 101 (5) (August 2011). pp 2226 - 2247

December 2006The International Migration of Knowledge Workers: When is Brain Drain Beneficial?
with Carol McAusland: w12761
March 2006The Narrowing of the U.S. Gender Earnings Gap, 1959-1999: A Cohort-Based Analysis
with Catherine Weinberger: w12115
January 2006Incentives and Effort in the Public Sector: Have U.S. Education Reforms Increased Teachers' Work Hours?
with Christiana Stoddard: w11970

Published: “Incentives and Effort in the Public Sector: Have U.S. Education Reforms Increased Teachers’ Work Hours?” Economics of Education Review 27 (1) (February 2008): 1-13 (with Christiana Stoddard)

The Long-Term Effects of a Generous Income Support Program: Unemployment Insurance in New Brunswick and Maine, 1940-1991
with Chris Riddell: w11932

Published: Kuhn, Peter and Chris Riddell. "The Long-Run Effects of Unemployment Insurance: Evidence from New Brunswick and Maine, 1940-1991." Industrial and Labor Relations Review 63, 2 (January 2010): 183-204.

December 2005The Expanding Workweek? Understanding Trends in Long Work Hours Among U.S. Men, 1979-2004
with Fernando Lozano: w11895

Published: Peter Kuhn & Fernando Lozano, 2008. "The Expanding Workweek? Understanding Trends in Long Work Hours among U.S. Men, 1979-2006," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 26(2), pages 311-343, 04.

November 2005Pay Inequality, Pay Secrecy, and Effort: Theory and Evidence
with Gary Charness: w11786

Published: Gary Charness & Peter Kuhn, 2007. "Does Pay Inequality Affect Worker Effort? Experimental Evidence," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 25, pages 693-723.

December 1982Malfeasance in Long Term Employment Contracts: A New General Model with an Application to Unionism
w1045

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