NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Labor and Demographic Economics: General


2014
w20396 Alan Krueger
Alexandre Mas
Xiaotong Niu

The Evolution of Rotation Group Bias: Will the Real Unemployment Rate Please Stand Up?

w20382 Peter Cappelli
Skill Gaps, Skill Shortages and Skill Mismatches: Evidence for the US

w20361 Danny Yagan
Affirmative Action Bans and Black Admission Outcomes: Selection-Corrected Estimates from UC Law Schools

w20313 Brianna Cardiff-Hicks
Francine Lafontaine
Kathryn Shaw

Do Large Modern Retailers Pay Premium Wages?

w20312 Francine Lafontaine
Kathryn Shaw

Serial Entrepreneurship: Learning by Doing?

w20307 Guido Matias Cortes
Nir Jaimovich
Christopher J. Nekarda
Henry E. Siu

The Micro and Macro of Disappearing Routine Jobs: A Flows Approach

w20291 Edward L. Glaeser
Joshua D. Gottlieb
Oren Ziv

Unhappy Cities

w20283 Derek Neal
Armin Rick

The Prison Boom and the Lack of Black Progress after Smith and Welch

w20279 Brian Beach
Joseph Ferrie
Martin Saavedra
Werner Troesken

Typhoid Fever, Water Quality, and Human Capital Formation

w20234 Uri Gneezy
Andreas Leibbrandt
John A. List

Ode to the sea: Workplace Organizations and Norms of Cooperation

w20174 Francesco Giavazzi
Ivan Petkov
Fabio Schiantarelli

Culture: Persistence and Evolution

w20138 Jonathan B. Berk
Jules H. van Binsbergen
Binying Liu

Matching Capital and Labor

w20118 C. Kirabo Jackson
Rucker Johnson
Claudia Persico

The Effect of School Finance Reforms on the Distribution of Spending, Academic Achievement, and Adult Outcomes

w20065 Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail K. Wozniak

Declining Migration within the U.S.: The Role of the Labor Market

w19988 Rasmus Lentz
Optimal Employment Contracts with Hidden Search

w19906 Morris M. Kleiner
Allison Marier
Kyoung Won Park
Coady Wing

Relaxing Occupational Licensing Requirements: Analyzing Wages and Prices for a Medical Service

w19905 Richard B. Freeman
Wei Huang

Collaborating With People Like Me: Ethnic co-authorship within the US

w19860 Martha J. Bailey
Nicolas J. Duquette

How Johnson Fought the War on Poverty: The Economics and Politics of Funding at the Office of Economic Opportunity

w19846 Philip Armour
Richard V. Burkhauser
Jeff Larrimore

Using the Pareto Distribution to Improve Estimates of Topcoded Earnings

w19844 Raj Chetty
Nathaniel Hendren
Patrick Kline
Emmanuel Saez
Nicholas Turner

Is the United States Still a Land of Opportunity? Recent Trends in Intergenerational Mobility

w19843 Raj Chetty
Nathaniel Hendren
Patrick Kline
Emmanuel Saez

Where is the Land of Opportunity? The Geography of Intergenerational Mobility in the United States

w19819 Richard B. Freeman
Ina Ganguli
Raviv Murciano-Goroff

Why and Wherefore of Increased Scientific Collaboration


2013
w19725 Geoffrey Heal
Jisung Park

Feeling the Heat: Temperature, Physiology & the Wealth of Nations

w19659 Patrick Kline
Enrico Moretti

People, Places and Public Policy: Some Simple Welfare Economics of Local Economic Development Programs

w19645 C. Kirabo Jackson
Henry S. Schneider

Reducing Moral Hazard in Employment Relationships: Experimental Evidence on Managerial Control and Performance Pay

w19602 Prashant Bharadwaj
Leah K. Lakdawala
Nicholas Li

Perverse Consequences of Well Intentioned Regulation: Evidence from India's Child Labor Ban

w19599 Martha J. Bailey
Melanie E. Guldi
Brad J. Hershbein

Is There A Case for a "Second Demographic Transition"? Three Distinctive Features of the Post-1960 U.S. Fertility Decline

w19587 Richard B. Freeman
Failing the Test? The Flexible U.S. Job Market in the Great Recession

w19581 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

The Medium-Term Impacts of High-Achieving Charter Schools on Non-Test Score Outcomes

w19446 Fredrik Andersson
Harry J. Holzer
Julia I. Lane
David Rosenblum
Jeffrey Smith

Does Federally-Funded Job Training Work? Nonexperimental Estimates of WIA Training Impacts Using Longitudinal Data on Workers and Firms

w19402 Lucie Gadenne
Monica Singhal

Decentralization in Developing Economies

w19380 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities

w19348 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

Shocking Behavior : Random Wealth in Antebellum Georgia and Human Capital Across Generations

w19324 Russell Cooper
Guan Gong
Ping Yan

Costly Labor Adjustment: General Equilibrium Effects of China's Employment Regulations

w19294 Enrico Moretti
Daniel J. Wilson

State Incentives for Innovation, Star Scientists and Jobs: Evidence from Biotech

w19293 Patrick M. Kline
Enrico Moretti

Local Economic Development, Agglomeration Economies, and the Big Push: 100 Years of Evidence from the Tennessee Valley Authority

w19254 Richard B. Freeman
Xiaoying Li

How Does China's New Labor Contract Law Affect Floating Workers?

w19232 Jason Fletcher
Friends or Family? Revisiting the Effects of High School Popularity on Adult Earnings

w19202 Giacomo De Giorgi
Michele Pellizzari

Understanding Social Interactions: Evidence from the Classroom

w19175 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

Up from Poverty? The 1832 Cherokee Land Lottery and the Long-run Distribution of Wealth

w19165 Ralph Stinebrickner
Todd R. Stinebrickner

A Major in Science? Initial Beliefs and Final Outcomes for College Major and Dropout

w19161 Dhaval M. Dave
Sandra L. Decker
Robert Kaestner
Kosali Ilayperuma Simon

The Effect of Medicaid Expansions in the Late 1980s and Early 1990s on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women

w19121 Richard V. Burkhauser
Markus H. Hahn
Roger Wilkins

Measuring Top Incomes Using Tax Record Data: A Cautionary Tale from Australia

w19118 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin M. Sand

Spatial Equilibrium with Unemployment and Wage Bargaining: Theory and Estimation

w19114 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Philipp Harms
Matthew O. Jackson

Updating Beliefs with Ambiguous Evidence: Implications for Polarization

w19113 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Information and Student Achievement: Evidence from a Cellular Phone Experiment

w19079 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Does High Home-Ownership Impair the Labor Market?

w19043 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Philipp Harms

Two-Armed Restless Bandits with Imperfect Information: Stochastic Control and Indexability

w18987 Sandra E. Black
Aline Bütikofer
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

This Is Only a Test? Long-Run Impacts of Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout

w18945 Todd Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Academic Performance and College Dropout: Using Longitudinal Expectations Data to Estimate a Learning Model

w18917 Amanda Pallais
Inefficient Hiring in Entry-Level Labor Markets

w18841 Luis Garicano
Claire LeLarge
John Van Reenen

Firm Size Distortions and the Productivity Distribution: Evidence from France

w18832 Jerome Adda
Christian Dustmann
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Career Progression, Economic Downturns, and Skills

w18786 Adnan Q. Khan
Steven F. Lehrer

The Impact of Social Networks on Labour Market Outcomes: New Evidence from Cape Breton

w18745 Brian Jacob
Brian McCall
Kevin M. Stange

College as Country Club: Do Colleges Cater to Students’ Preferences for Consumption?

w18728 Roger Gordon
Gordon B. Dahl

Views among Economists: Professional Consensus or Point-Counterpoint?

w18719 Jeremy Lise
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Mismatch, Sorting and Wage Dynamics


2012
w18655 Justin R. Pierce
Peter K. Schott

The Surprisingly Swift Decline of U.S. Manufacturing Employment

w18624 C. Kirabo Jackson
Non-Cognitive Ability, Test Scores, and Teacher Quality: Evidence from 9th Grade Teachers in North Carolina

w18623 Eric V. Edmonds
Maheshwor Shrestha

The Impact of Minimum Age of Employment Regulation on Child Labor and Schooling: Evidence from UNICEF MICS Countries

w18522 David Card
Jörg Heining
Patrick Kline

Workplace Heterogeneity and the Rise of West German Wage Inequality

w18511 Andreas Leibbrandt
John A. List

Do Women Avoid Salary Negotiations? Evidence from a Large Scale Natural Field Experiment

w18446 Kathleen McGarry
Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers

w18437 William N. Evans
Craig Garthwaite
Timothy J. Moore

The White/Black Educational Gap, Stalled Progress, and the Long Term Consequences of the Emergence of Crack Cocaine Markets

w18430 Victor Lavy
Edith Sand

The Friends Factor: How Students’ Social Networks Affect Their Academic Achievement and Well-Being?

w18334 Nir Jaimovich
Henry E. Siu

The Trend is the Cycle: Job Polarization and Jobless Recoveries

w18320 Tom Vogl
Race and the Politics of Close Elections

w18317 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw
Christopher T. Stanton

The Value of Bosses

w17948 Russell Cooper
Guan Gong
Ping Yan

Costly Labor Adjustment: Effects of China's Employment Regulations

w17859 C. Kirabo Jackson
Do College-Prep Programs Improve Long-Term Outcomes?

w17737 Dean Karlan
Margaret A. McConnell

Hey Look at Me: The Effect of Giving Circles on Giving

w17722 C. Kirabo Jackson
Teacher Quality at the High-School Level: The Importance of Accounting for Tracks


2011
w17671 Fernando Ferreira
Joseph Gyourko

Does Gender Matter for Political Leadership? The Case of U.S. Mayors

w17639 Jennifer Brown
Dylan B. Minor

Selecting the Best? Spillover and Shadows in Elimination Tournaments

w17623 Gautam Bose
Kevin Lang

A Theory of Monitoring and Internal Labor Markets

w17494 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Injecting Successful Charter School Strategies into Traditional Public Schools: A Field Experiment in Houston

w17462 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Devah Pager
Jörg L. Spenkuch

Racial Disparities in Job Finding and Offered Wages

w17402 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

The Impact of Youth Service on Future Outcomes: Evidence from Teach For America

w17340 Soohyung Lee
Muriel Niederle
Hye-Rim Kim
Woo-Keum Kim

Propose with a Rose? Signaling in Internet Dating Markets

w17313 Kyle F. Herkenhoff
Lee E. Ohanian

Labor Market Dysfunction During the Great Recession

w17286 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

Exam High Schools and Academic Achievement: Evidence from New York City

w17273 Till Stowasser
Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

"Healthy, Wealthy and Wise?" Revisited: An Analysis of the Causal Pathways from Socio-economic Status to Health

w17225 C. Kirabo Jackson
School Competition and Teacher Labor Markets: Evidence from Charter School Entry in North Carolina

w17167 Matthew J. Notowidigdo
The Incidence of Local Labor Demand Shocks

w17156 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Jonathan Guryan

Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress

w17059 William T. Harbaugh
Naci H. Mocan
Michael S. Visser

Theft and Deterrence

w17043 John P. Conley
Mario J. Crucini
Robert A. Driskill
Ali Sina Onder

Incentives and the Effects of Publication Lags on Life Cycle Research Productivity in Economics

w17039 Lance Lochner
Enrico Moretti

Estimating and Testing Models with Many Treatment Levels and Limited Instruments

w16880 Steve Cicala
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Jörg L. Spenkuch

A Roy Model of Social Interactions

w16866 David Neumark
Spurring Job Creation in Response to Severe Recessions: Reconsidering Hiring Credits

w16865 Scott E. Carrell
Bruce I. Sacerdote
James E. West

From Natural Variation to Optimal Policy? The Lucas Critique Meets Peer Effects

w16850 Roland G. Fryer
Teacher Incentives and Student Achievement: Evidence from New York City Public Schools

w16817 C. Kirabo Jackson
Single-Sex Schools, Student Achievement, and Course Selection: Evidence from Rule-Based Student Assignments in Trinidad and Tobago

w16802 Mimi Engel
Brian A. Jacob

New Evidence on Teacher Labor Supply

w16746 Vilsa E. Curto
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

Estimating the Returns to Urban Boarding Schools: Evidence from SEED

w16687 Philip Babcock
Kelly Bedard
Gary Charness
John Hartman
Heather Royer

Letting Down the Team? Evidence of Social Effects of Team Incentives


2010
w16598 C. Kirabo Jackson
Can Higher-Achieving Peers Explain the Benefits to Attending Selective Schools?: Evidence from Trinidad and Tobago

w16582 Elizabeth Ty Wilde
Lily Batchelder
David T. Ellwood

The Mommy Track Divides: The Impact of Childbearing on Wages of Women of Differing Skill Levels

w16575 John Whalley
Chunbing Xing

The Regional Distribution of Skill Premia in Urban China

w16568 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Glenn Loury

Valuing Identity

w16560 Morris M. Kleiner
Kyoung Won Park

Battles Among Licensed Occupations: Analyzing Government Regulations on Labor Market Outcomes for Dentists and Hygienists

w16546 Jeffrey A. Flory
Andreas Leibbrandt
John A. List

Do Competitive Work Places Deter Female Workers? A Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment on Gender Differences in Job-Entry Decisions

w16502 Decio Coviello
Andrea Ichino
Nicola Persico

Don’t Spread Yourself Too Thin: The Impact of Task Juggling on Workers’ Speed of Job Completion

w16484 Viral V. Acharya
Ramin P. Baghai
Krishnamurthy V. Subramanian

Labor Laws and Innovation

w16408 John Cawley
Johanna Catherine Maclean

Unfit for Service: The Implications of Rising Obesity for U.S. Military Recruitment

w16396 David Card
Alexandre Mas
Enrico Moretti
Emmanuel Saez

Inequality at Work: The Effect of Peer Salaries on Job Satisfaction

w16381 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Nathaniel Hilger
Emmanuel Saez
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
Danny Yagan

How Does Your Kindergarten Classroom Affect Your Earnings? Evidence From Project STAR

w16292 Alex Bryson
Richard B. Freeman

To Join or Not to Join? Factors Influencing Employee Share Plan Membership in a Multinational Corporation

w16279 C. Kirabo Jackson
Henry S. Schneider

Do Social Connections Reduce Moral Hazard? Evidence from the New York City Taxi Industry

w16266 Howard Bodenhorn
Carolyn M. Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

Immigration: America's nineteenth century "law and order problem"?

w16257 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

The Importance of Segregation, Discrimination, Peer Dynamics, and Identity in Explaining Trends in the Racial Achievement Gap

w16256 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Racial Inequality in the 21st Century: The Declining Significance of Discrimination

w16229 Abdurrahman Aydemir
George J. Borjas

Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration

w16185 Peter Coles
Alexey Kushnir
Muriel Niederle

Preference Signaling in Matching Markets

w16077 Andrew Cook
Martin Gaynor
Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Lowell Taylor

The Effect of Hospital Nurse Staffing on Patient Health Outcomes: Evidence from California's Minimum Staffing Regulation

w16062 John A. List
Imran Rasul

Field Experiments in Labor Economics

w16028 Fuhito Kojima
Parag A. Pathak
Alvin E. Roth

Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets

w16016 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

Program Evaluation and Research Designs

w15990 C. Kirabo Jackson
Match Quality, Worker Productivity, and Worker Mobility: Direct Evidence From Teachers

w15987 Alex Edmans
Xavier Gabaix

Risk and the CEO Market: Why Do Some Large Firms Hire Highly-Paid, Low-Talent CEOs?

w15946 Andrea Ichino
Loukas Karabarbounis
Enrico Moretti

The Political Economy of Intergenerational Income Mobility

w15918 Edward P. Lazear
Leadership: A Personnel Economics Approach

w15913 Gary Charness
Peter J. Kuhn

Lab Labor: What Can Labor Economists Learn from the Lab?

w15796 Sara Markowitz
Erik Nesson
Joshua Robinson

Are Pink Slips Better Than Flu Shots? The Effects of Employment on Influenza Rates

w15722 C. Kirabo Jackson
The Effects of an Incentive-Based High-School Intervention on College Outcomes

w15703 J. Trent Alexander
Michael Davern
Betsey Stevenson

Inaccurate age and sex data in the Census PUMS files: Evidence and Implications

w15683 Brian A. Jacob
Tamara Wilder

Educational Expectations and Attainment


2009
w15618 Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn L. Shaw

Insider Econometrics: Empirical Studies of How Management Matters

w15581 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

The Economics of Labor Coercion

w15531 Thomas Dee
Brian Jacob

The Impact of No Child Left Behind on Student Achievement

w15473 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Are High Quality Schools Enough to Close the Achievement Gap? Evidence from a Social Experiment in Harlem

w15465 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban F. Klor

The Economic Cost of Harboring Terrorism

w15377 Edward L. Glaeser
William R. Kerr
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Clusters of Entrepreneurship

w15266 John J. McArdle
James P. Smith
Robert Willis

Cognition and Economic Outcomes in the Health and Retirement Survey

w15219 Long Chen
Lu Zhang

The stock market and aggregate employment

w15121 Jason M. Fletcher
Jody L. Sindelar
Shintaro Yamaguchi

Cumulative Effects of Job Characteristics on Health

w15055 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
William A. Sundstrom

Labor-Market Regimes in U.S. Economic History

w14987 John Cawley
Joshua A. Price

Outcomes in a Program that Offers Financial Rewards for Weight Loss

w14979 Morris M. Kleiner
Alan B. Krueger

Analyzing the Extent and Influence of Occupational Licensing on the Labor Market

w14962 Richard B. Freeman
What Does Global Expansion of Higher Education Mean for the US?

w14948 Giacomo De Giorgi
Michele Pellizzari
Silvia Redaelli

Be as Careful of the Company You Keep as of the Books You Read: Peer Effects in Education and on the Labor Market

w14922 Robin S. Lee
Michael Schwarz

Interviewing in Two-Sided Matching Markets

w14921 Alexander Frankel
Michael Schwarz

Experts and Their Records

w14917 Xin Meng
Nancy Qian

The Long Term Consequences of Famine on Survivors: Evidence from a Unique Natural Experiment using China's Great Famine

w14807 David Neumark
Alternative Labor Market Policies to Increase Economic Self-Sufficiency: Mandating Higher Wages, Subsidizing Employment, and Increasing Productivity

w14789 Richard B. Freeman
Labor Regulations, Unions, and Social Protection in Developing Countries: Market distortions or Efficient Institutions?

w14778 Cory Koedel
Julian Betts

Value-Added to What? How a Ceiling in the Testing Instrument Influences Value-Added Estimation

w14775 Marigee Bacolod
John DiNardo
Mireille Jacobson

Beyond Incentives: Do Schools use Accountability Rewards Productively?

w14723 David S. Lee
Thomas Lemieux

Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics

w14721 Janet Currie
Stefano DellaVigna
Enrico Moretti
Vikram Pathania

The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

w14717 Jane Leber Herr
Catherine Wolfram

Work Environment and “Opt-Out" Rates at Motherhood Across High-Education Career Paths

w14709 David Lee
Alexandre Mas

Long-Run Impacts of Unions on Firms: New Evidence from Financial Markets, 1961-1999

w14689 Michael Schwarz
M. Bumin Yenmez

Median Stable Matching

w14675 Martha J. Bailey
"Momma's Got the Pill": How Anthony Comstock and Griswold v. Connecticut Shaped U.S. Childbearing


2008
w14593 Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh
John F. Helliwell

Empathy and Emulation: Life Satisfaction and the Urban Geography of Comparison Groups

w14464 Suzanne Scotchmer
Risk Taking and Gender in Hierarchies

w14419 Edward L. Glaeser
Matthew G. Resseger
Kristina Tobio

Urban Inequality

w14399 Raj Chetty
Sufficient Statistics for Welfare Analysis: A Bridge Between Structural and Reduced-Form Methods

w14385 Bruce Sacerdote
When The Saints Come Marching In: Effects of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Student Evacuees

w14374 Edward L. Glaeser
Charles Redlick

Social Capital and Urban Growth

w14370 Enrico Moretti
Real Wage Inequality

w14338 Victor Lavy
Gender Differences in Market Competitiveness in a Real Workplace: Evidence from Performance-based Pay Tournaments among Teachers

w14327 Philippe Aghion
Yann Algan
Pierre Cahuc

Can Policy Interact with Culture? Minimum Wage and the Quality of Labor Relations

w14318 David G. Blanchflower
International evidence on well-being

w14308 Morris M. Kleiner
Alan B. Krueger

The Prevalence and Effects of Occupational Licensing

w14274 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Like Father, Like Son? A Note on the Intergenerational Transmission of IQ Scores

w14240 Lisa Barrow
Lisa Markman
Cecilia E. Rouse

Technology's Edge: The Educational Benefits of Computer-Aided Instruction

w14182 David Galenson
The Greatest Architects of the Twentieth Century: Goals, Methods, and Life Cycles

w14156 Pinka Chatterji
Sara Markowitz

Family Leave after Childbirth and the Health of New Mothers

w14150 David Galenson
Joshua Kotin

From the New Wave to the New Hollywood: The Life Cycles of Important Movie Directors from Godard and Truffaut to Spielberg and Eastwood

w14105 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

How Changes in Social Security Affect Recent Retirement Trends

w14076 Katharine G. Abraham
Sara E. Helms
Stanley Presser

How Social Processes Distort Measurement: The Impact of Survey Nonresponse on Estimates of Volunteer Work

w14066 David Galenson
The Back Story of Twentieth-Century Art

w14027 Kathy Fogel
Randall Morck
Bernard Yeung

Big Business Stability and Social Welfare

w14014 Anders Björklund
Richard Freeman

Searching for Optimal Inequality/Incentives

w14005 David Galenson
The Globalization of Advanced Art in the Twentieth Century

w13939 David W. Galenson
Portraits of the Artist: Personal Visual Art in the Twentieth Century

w13922 Muriel Niederle
Alexandra H. Yestrumskas

Gender Differences in Seeking Challenges: The Role of Institutions

w13887 George J. Borjas
Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Imperfect Substitution between Immigrants and Natives: A Reappraisal

w13886 Betsey Stevenson
The Internet and Job Search

w13850 Richard B. Freeman
M. Marit Rehavi

Helping Workers Online and Offline: Innovations in Union and Worker Organization Using the Internet

w13883 Joseph G. Altonji
Prashant Bharadwaj
Fabian Lange

Changes in the Characteristics of American Youth: Implications for Adult Outcomes

w13845 David Galenson
Language in Visual Art: The Twentieth Century

w13833 Michael Greenstone
Richard Hornbeck
Enrico Moretti

Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants

w13832 Enrico Moretti
Social Learning and Peer Effects in Consumption: Evidence from Movie Sales

w13766 Michael Ostrovsky
Michael Schwarz

Information Disclosure and Unraveling in Matching Markets

w13744 David Galenson
The Rise and (Partial) Fall of Abstract Painting in the Twentieth Century

w13725 Eli Berman
David D. Laitin

Religion, Terrorism and Public Goods: Testing the Club Model

w13718 Gordon Dahl
Stefano DellaVigna

Does Movie Violence Increase Violent Crime?


2007
w13661 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Jonathan Guryan

Prejudice and The Economics of Discrimination

w13654 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

Wage Structure, Raises and Mobility: International Comparisons of the Structure of Wages Within and Across Firms

w13653 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

Personnel Economics: The Economist's View of Human Resources

w13652 Kathryn Shaw
Edward P. Lazear

Tenure and Output

w13583 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink
Jocelyn E. Finlay

Fertility, Female Labor Force Participation, and the Demographic Dividend

w13576 Carolyn Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

Immigration and Crime in Early 20th Century America

w13529 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

The Effects of a Centralized Clearinghouse on Job Placement, Wages, and Hiring Practices

w13528 Katherine Baicker
Helen Levy

Employer Health Insurance Mandates and the Risk of Unemployment

w13526 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman

The Evolution of Inequality, Heterogeneity and Uncertainty in Labor Earnings in the U.S. Economy

w13514 Brian Jacob
Lars Lefgren

The Effect of Grade Retention on High School Completion

w13485 Jeffrey Grogger
Lynn Karoly

The Effects of Work-Conditioned Transfers on Marriage and Child Well-Being: A Review

w13484 David Galenson
Co-Authoring Advanced Art

w13422 Jonathan Guryan
Kory Kroft
Matt Notowidigdo

Peer Effects in the Workplace: Evidence from Random Groupings in Professional Golf Tournaments

w13377 David Galenson
Artists and the Market: From Leonardo and Titian to Andy Warhol and Damien Hirst

w13330 Raj Chetty
Adam Looney
Kory Kroft

Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence

w13356 Raegen T. Miller
Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett

Do Teacher Absences Impact Student Achievement? Longitudinal Evidence from One Urban School District

w13355 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Detecting Illegal Arms Trade

w13342 Braz Camargo
Todd Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Evidence about the Potential Role for Affirmative Action in Higher Education

w13340 Todd R. Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

The Effect of Credit Constraints on the College Drop-Out Decision A Direct Approach Using a New Panel Study

w13336 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Small Family, Smart Family? Family Size and the IQ Scores of Young Men

w13333 Gary Becker
Kevin Murphy
Tomas Philipson

The Value of Life Near its End and Terminal Care

w13308 David Galenson
From "White Christmas" to Sgt. Pepper: The Conceptual Revolution in Popular Music

w13296 Bronwyn H. Hall
Francesca Lotti
Jacques Mairesse

Employment, Innovation, and Productivity: Evidence from Italian Microdata

w13242 Richard B. Freeman
Labor Market Institutions Around the World

w13237 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Older and Wiser? Birth Order and IQ of Young Men

w13233 Richard B. Freeman
Douglas Kruse
Joseph Blasi

The Same Yet Different: Worker Reports on Labour Practices and Outcomes in a Single Firm Across Countries

w13230 Christine Jolls
Employment Law and the Labor Market

w13190 David W. Galenson
Wisdom and Creativity in Old Age: Lessons from the Impressionists

w13138 Alexandre Mas
Labor Unrest and the Quality of Production: Evidence from the Construction Equipment Resale Market

w13133 Christopher Carpenter
How Do Workplace Smoking Laws Work? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Local Laws in Ontario, Canada

w13116 Sandra E. Black
Alexandra Spitz-Oener

Explaining Women's Success: Technological Change and the Skill Content of Women's Work

w13051 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano

The Power of the Family

w13032 Alan B. Krueger
David Schkade

Sorting in the Labor Market: Do Gregarious Workers Flock to Interactive Jobs?

w12977 Lars Vilhuber
Adjusting Imperfect Data: Overview and Case Studies

w12958 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Projecting Behavioral Responses to the Next Generation of Retirement Policies

w12935 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew Oswald

Is Well-being U-Shaped over the Life Cycle?

w12932 Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson
David Pozen

Building Criminal Capital behind Bars: Peer Effects in Juvenile Corrections

w12928 David W. Galenson
Who Were the Greatest Women Artists of the Twentieth Century? A Quantitative Investigation

w12878 Wei Chi
Richard B. Freeman
Morris M. Kleiner

Adoption and Termination of Employee Involvement Programs

w12832 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development


2006
w12791 Fernando Alvarez
Marcelo Veracierto

Fixed-Term Employment Contracts in an Equilibrium Search Model

t0333 Esther Duflo
Rachel Glennerster
Michael Kremer

Using Randomization in Development Economics Research: A Toolkit

w12714 David W. Galenson
Painting by Proxy: The Conceptual Artist as Manufacturer

w12652 Eliot A. Jamison
Dean T. Jamison
Eric A. Hanushek

The Effects of Education Quality on Income Growth and Mortality Decline

w12599 David Galenson
You Cannot be Serious: The Conceptual Innovator as Trickster

w12588 Richard B. Freeman
Optimal Inequality/Optimal Incentives: Evidence from a Tournament

w12508 Alexandre Mas
Enrico Moretti

Peers at Work

w12499 David W. Galenson
A Conceptual World: Why the Art of the Twentieth Century is So Different From the Art of All Earlier Centuries

w12480 Ellen Meara
Richard Frank

Welfare Reform, Work Requirements, and Employment Barriers

w12372 Ann E. Harrison
Margaret S. McMillan

Outsourcing Jobs? Multinationals and US Employment

w12364 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

A Model of Social Interactions and Endogenous Poverty Traps

w12355 Joseph Gyourko
Christopher Mayer
Todd Sinai

Superstar Cities

w12227 Susan M. Dynarski
Judith E. Scott-Clayton

The Cost of Complexity in Federal Student Aid: Lessons from Optimal Tax Theory and Behavioral Economics

w12202 Alexandre Mas
Pay, Reference Points, and Police Performance

w12169 Stefano DellaVigna
Ethan Kaplan

The Fox News Effect: Media Bias and Voting

w12159 Philip Oreopoulos
Till von Wachter
Andrew Heisz

The Short- and Long-Term Career Effects of Graduating in a Recession: Hysteresis and Heterogeneity in the Market for College Graduates

w12155 Thomas J. Kane
Jonah E. Rockoff
Douglas O. Staiger

What Does Certification Tell Us About Teacher Effectiveness? Evidence from New York City

w12123 Dhaval Dave
Inas Rashad
Jasmina Spasojevic

The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes

t0322 David S. Lee
David Card

Regression Discontinuity Inference with Specification Error

w12058 David W. Galenson
The Most Important Works of Art of the Twentieth Century

w12034 David W. Galenson
And Now for Something Completely Different: The Versatility of Conceptual Innovators


2005
w11899 David Galenson
The Greatest Artists of the Twentieth Century

w11721 David S. Lee
Training, Wages, and Sample Selection: Estimating Sharp Bounds on Treatment Effects

w11692 Dale T. Mortensen
Eva Nagypal

More on Unemployment and Vacancy Fluctuations

w11683 Stefano DellaVigna
Joshua Pollet

Investor Inattention, Firm Reaction, and Friday Earnings Announcements

w11617 Christopher R. Berry
Edward L. Glaeser

The Divergence of Human Capital Levels Across Cities

w11612 Steven J. Haider
Kathleen McGarry

Recent Trends in Resource Sharing Among the Poor

w11587 Philip Oreopoulos
Marianne Page
Ann Huff Stevens

The Intergenerational Effect of Worker Displacement

w11530 Bruce Sacerdote
David Marmaros

How Do Friendships Form?

w11511 Edward L. Glaeser
Inequality

w11501 David W. Galenson
Toward Abstraction: Ranking European Painters of the Early Twentieth Century

w11457 Richard B. Freeman
Does Globalization of the Scientific/Engineering Workforce Threaten U.S. Economic Leadership?

w11410 Richard B. Freeman
What Do Unions Do?: The 2004 M-Brane Stringtwister Edition

w11347 Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger
Stephanie K. Riegg

School Quality, Neighborhoods and Housing Prices: The Impacts of school Desegregation

w11334 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Paul Torelli

An Empirical Analysis of 'Acting White'

w11324 Joseph P. Ferrie
The End of American Exceptionalism? Mobility in the U.S. Since 1850

w11320 Dalton Conley
Rebecca Glauber

Sibling Similarity and Difference in Socioeconomic Status: Life Course and Family Resource Effects

w11318 Roland G. Fryer
Paul S. Heaton
Steven D. Levitt
Kevin M. Murphy

Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine

w11309 David Card
Enrico Moretti

Does Voting Technology Affect Election Outcomes? Touch-screen Voting and the 2004 Presidential Election

w11298 Richard B. Freeman
From the Webbs to the Web: The Contribution of the Internet to Reviving Union Fortunes

w11286 Richard B. Freeman
Labour Market Institutions Without Blinders: The Debate over Flexibility and Labour Market Performance

w11254 Olubunmi Faleye
Vikas Mehrotra
Randall Morck

When Labor Has a Voice in Corporate Governance

w11240 June E. O'Neill
Dave M. O'Neill

What Do Wage Differentials Tell Us about Labor Market Discrimination?

w11202 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Enrico Moretti

Did Iraq Cheat the United Nations? Underpricing, Bribes, and the Oil for Food Program

w11182 Robert S. Huckman
Jason Barro

Cohort Turnover and Productivity: The July Phenomenon in Teaching Hospitals

w11160 Katherine Baicker
Amitabh Chandra

The Labor Market Effects of Rising Health Insurance Premiums

w11090 Derek Neal
Why Has Black-White Skill Convergence Stopped?


2004
w10894 Bruce Sacerdote
What Happens When We Randomly Assign Children to Families?

w10885 David W. Galenson
One Hit Wonders: Why Some of the Most Important Works of Modern Art are Not by Important Artists

w10811 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas Staiger

Testing a Roy Model with Productivity Spillovers: Evidence from the Treatment of Heart Attacks

w10695 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Liang Zhang

Do Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty Matter?

w10598 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

Economic Impacts of Unionization on Private Sector Employers: 1984-2001

w10554 Richard B. Freeman
Emily Jin
Chia-Yu Shen

Where Do New US-Trained Science-Engineering PhDs come from?

w10508 John Cawley
Sheldon Danziger

Obesity as a Barrier to the Transition from Welfare to Work

w10361 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Subjective Outcomes in Economics

w10335 Claudia Goldin
From the Valley to the Summit: The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Work

w10331 Claudia Goldin
The Long Road to the Fast Track: Career and Family

w10339 Kohei Komamura
Atsuhiro Yamada

Who Bears the Burden of Social Insurance?

w10256 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

Market Culture: How Norms Governing Exploding Offers Affect Market Performance

w10243 William J. Collins
Robert A. Margo

The Labor Market Effects of the 1960s Riots

w10213 David W. Galenson
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young or Old Innovator: Measuring the Careers of Modern Novelists


2003
w10103 Roland Fryer
Glenn C. Loury
Tolga Yuret

Color-Blind Affirmative Action

w10000 Richard B. Freeman
Trade Wars: The Exaggerated Impact of Trade in Economic Debate

w9992 Richard B. Freeman
What Do Unions Do ... to Voting?

w9991 Jerry G. Thursby
Marie C. Thursby

Are Faculty Critical? Their Role in University-Industry Licensing

w9987 Ann Bartel
Richard Freeman
Casey Ichniowski
Morris M. Kleiner

Can a Work Organization Have an Attitude Problem? The Impact of Workplaces on Employee Attitudes and Economic Outcomes

w9938 Roland G. Fryer
Steven D. Levitt

The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names

w9935 David W. Galenson
The Reappearing Masterpiece: Ranking American Artists and Art Works of the Late Twentieth Century

w9904 David Austen-Smith
Roland G. Fryer

The Economics of 'Acting White'

w9896 Richard B. Freeman
What, Me Vote?

w9887 Brian J. Hall
Six Challenges in Designing Equity-Based Pay

w9856 David W. Galenson
Literary Life Cycles: The Careers of Modern American Poets

w9784 Brian J. Hall
Kevin J. Murphy

The Trouble with Stock Options

w9671 Paul Glewwe
Nauman Ilias
Michael Kremer

Teacher Incentives

w9641 Enrico Moretti
Human Capital Externalities in Cities

w9627 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Michael J. Rizzo
George H. Jakubson

Who Bears the Growing Cost of Science at Universities?

w9591 Joni Hersch
A Workers' Lobby to Provide Portable Benefits

w9537 Kevin Lang
The Effect of the Payroll Tax on Earnings: A Test of Competing Models of Wage Determination

w9482 Christopher Avery
Caroline M. Hoxby

Do and Should Financial Aid Packages Affect Students' College Choices?

w9467 C. Nicholas McKinney
Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

The collapse of a medical clearinghouse (and why such failures are rare)


2002
w9316 Enrico Moretti
Human Capital Spillovers in Manufacturing: Evidence from Plant-Level Production Functions

w9310 Sandra E. Black
Amir Sufi

Who Goes to College? Differential Enrollment by Race and Family Background

w9242 Daniel Chiquiar
Gordon H. Hanson

International Migration, Self-Selection, and the Distribution of Wages: Evidence from Mexico and the United States

w9227 Bruce Sacerdote
Slavery and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital

w9208 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Enrico Moretti

Can Free Entry be Inefficient? Fixed Commissions and Social Waste in the Real Estate Industry

w9038 Mireia Jofre-Bonet
Jody L. Sindelar

Drug Treatment as a Crime Fighting Tool

w8993 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

The Impact of Unionization on Establishment Closure: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Representation Elections

w8910 David Neumark
Deborah Reed

Employment Relationships in the New Economy

w8757 Daniel S. Hamermesh
International Labor Economics


2001
w8638 Avner Bar-Ilan
Bruce Sacerdote

The Response to Fines and Probability of Detection in a Series of Experiments

w8555 John Bound
Jeffrey Groen
Gabor Kezdi
Sarah Turner

Trade in University Training: Cross-State Variation in the Production and Use of College-Educated Labor

w8211 Marianne Bertrand
Francis Kramarz

Does Entry Regulation Hinder Job Creation? Evidence from the French Retail Industry

w8149 Paul Beaudry
David Green

Population Growth, Technological Adoption and Economic Outcomes: A Theory of Cross-Country Differences for the Information Era

w8094 Edward P. Lazear
The Peter Principle: Promotions and Declining Productivity

w8080 Bruce Sacerdote
Edward L. Glaeser

Education and Religion


2000
w8034 Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce Sacerdote

The Social Consequences of Housing

w7959 David Autor
Wiring the Labor Market

w7949 Bruce Sacerdote
The Nature and Nurture of Economic Outcomes

w7728 Edward L. Glaeser
David Laibson
Bruce Sacerdote

The Economic Approach to Social Capital

w7548 Brian J. Hall
Kevin J. Murphy

Optimal Exercise Prices for Executive Stock Options

w7527 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Career and Marriage Decisions

w7469 Bruce Sacerdote
Peer Effects with Random Assignment: Results for Dartmouth Roommates


1999
w7182 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

Trends in Self-Employment Among White and Black Men: 1910-1990

w7158 Hao Li
Sherwin Rosen
Wing Suen

Conflicts and Common Interests in Committees

w7121 John F. Helliwell
Robert D. Putnam

Education and Social Capital

w6927 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Art of Labormetrics


1998
w6772 David A. Jaeger
Susanna Loeb
Sarah E. Turner
John Bound

Coding Geographic Areas Across Census Years: Creating Consistent Definitions of Metropolitan Areas


1997
w6151 Victor R. Fuchs
Alan B. Krueger
James M. Poterba

Why do Economists Disagree About Policy?

w5889 Katherine Baicker
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation


1996
w5778 Joshua D. Angrist
William N. Evans

Children and Their Parents' Labor Supply: Evidence from Exogenous Variation in Family Size

w5672 Edward P. Lazear
Performance Pay and Productivity

w5657 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Origins of Technology-Skill Complementarity


1995
w5372 George J. Borjas
Lynette Hilton

Immigration and the Welfare State: Immigrant Participation in Means- Tested Entitlement Programs

w5334 Edward P. Lazear
Hiring Risky Workers

w5249 Edward P. Lazear
Culture and Language

w5202 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Decline of Non-Competing Groups: Changes in the Premium to Education, 1890 to 1940

w5144 Michael Boozer
Cecilia Rouse

Intraschool Variation in Class Size: Patterns and Implications

t0180 John M. Abowd
Bruno Crepon
Francis Kramarz
Alain Trognon

A La Recherche des Moments Perdus: Covariance Models for Unbalanced Panels with Endogenous Death


1994
w4754 McKinley L. Blackburn
David E. Bloom

Changes in the Structure of Family Income Inequality in the United States and Other Industrial Nationa During the 1980s

w4669 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Daniel D. Goldhaber
Dominic J. Brewer

Do Teachers' Race, Gender, and Ethnicity Matter?: Evidence from NELS88


1993
w4268 Thomas J. Kane
Cecilia E. Rouse

Labor Market Returns to Two- and Four-Year Colleges: Is a Credit a Credit and Do Degrees Matter?


1992
w4120 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Race and Gender Pay Differentials

w4080 Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Economic Exchange and Support Within U.S. Families

w4029 George J. Borjas
Stephen J. Trejo

National Origin and Immigrant Welfare Recipiency

w4000 Olivier Jean Blanchard
Peter Diamond

The Flow Approach to Labor Markets

w3973 David E. Bloom
Richard B. Freeman

The Fall in Private Pension Coverage in the U.S.


1991
w3883 James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor

Do Labor Markets Provide Enough Short Hour Jobs? An Analysis of Work Hours and Work Incentives

w3761 George J. Borjas
Richard B. Freeman
Lawrence F. Katz

On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade

w3724 Joseph G. Altonji
Thomas A. Dunn

Relationships Among the Family Incomes and Labor Market Outcomes of Relatives


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