NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Labor and Demographic Economics: Demographic Economics


2014
w20668 Kirk Doran
Alexander Gelber
Adam Isen

The Effect of High-Skilled Immigration on Patenting and Employment: Evidence from H-1B Visa Lotteries

w20653 Martha J. Bailey
Andrew Goodman-Bacon

The War on Poverty's Experiment in Public Medicine: Community Health Centers and the Mortality of Older Americans

w20599 Nils Wernerfelt
David Slusky
Richard Zeckhauser

Second Trimester Sunlight and Asthma: Evidence from Two Independent Studies

w20593 Lin Cui
Randall Walsh

Foreclosure, Vacancy and Crime

w20586 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Family Planning: Program Effects

w20584 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Great Recession, Decline and Rebound in Household Wealth for the Near Retirement Population

w20546 Alan Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Distributional Effects of Means Testing Social Security: An Exploratory Analysis

w20539 Kenneth Y. Chay
Jonathan Guryan
Bhashkar Mazumder

Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States

w20506 James Liang
Hui Wang
Edward P. Lazear

Demographics and Entrepreneurship

w20474 Oded Galor
Marc Klemp

The Biocultural Origins of Human Capital Formation

w20464 Jeffrey R. Brown
James Poterba
David Richardson

Do Required Minimum Distributions Matter? The Effect of the 2009 Holiday On Retirement Plan Distributions

w20448 Jenna Nobles
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Duncan Thomas

The Effects of Mortality on Fertility: Population Dynamics after a Natural Disaster

w20444 Elliott Fan
Jin-Tan Liu
Yen-Chien Chen

Is the 'Quarter of Birth' Endogenous? Evidence From One Million Siblings in Taiwan

w20443 Stacey H. Chen
Yen-Chien Chen
Jin-Tan Liu

The Impact of Family Composition on Educational Achievement

w20423 Robert J. Gordon
A New Method of Estimating Potential Real GDP Growth: Implications for the Labor Market and the Debt/GDP Ratio

w20407 Charles M. Becker
Cecilia Elena Rouse
Mingyu Chen

Can a Summer Make a Difference? The Impact of the American Economic Association Summer Program on Minority Student Outcomes

w20402 Abigail Weitzman
Dalton Conley

From Assortative to Ashortative Coupling: Men's Height, Height Heterogamy, and Relationship Dynamics in the United States

w20397 Christopher Cotton
Brent R. Hickman
Joseph P. Price

Affirmative Action and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

w20384 Byungkyu Lee
Dalton Conley

Does the Gender of Offspring Affect Parental Political Orientation?

w20383 Rachel Heath
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Manufacturing Growth and the Lives of Bangladeshi Women

w20380 Seema Jayachandran
The Roots of Gender Inequality in Developing Countries

w20371 Melissa A. Boyle
Joanna N. Lahey

Spousal Labor Market Effects from Government Health Insurance: Evidence from a Veterans Affairs Expansion

w20366 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Exposure and Behavior: Effects on Antisocial and Risky Behavior among Children and Adolescents

w20306 Florian Heiss
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Persistence and Heterogeneity of Health among Older Americans

w20281 Scott Cunningham
Manisha Shah

Decriminalizing Indoor Prostitution: Implications for Sexual Violence and Public Health

w20272 Seema Jayachandran
Fertility Decline and Missing Women

w20271 Lasse Eika
Magne Mogstad
Basit Zafar

Educational Assortative Mating and Household Income Inequality

w20262 Kate Ambler
Diego Aycinena
Dean Yang

Channeling Remittances to Education: A Field Experiment Among Migrants from El Salvador

w20251 Raquel Fernández
Joyce Cheng Wong

Free to Leave? A Welfare Analysis of Divorce Regimes

w20233 H. Elizabeth Peters
Kosali Simon
Jamie Rubenstein Taber

Marital Disruption and Health Insurance

w20214 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Parenting with Style: Altruism and Paternalism in Intergenerational Preference Transmission

w20211 Kalena Cortes
Joshua Goodman
Takako Nomi

Intensive Math Instruction and Educational Attainment: Long-Run Impacts of Double-Dose Algebra

w20206 Joseph E. Aldy
Seamus J. Smyth

Heterogeneity in the Value of Life

w20201 Laura Salisbury
Women's Income and Marriage Markets in the United States: Evidence from the Civil War Pension

w20164 Brian Jacob
Max Kapustin
Jens Ludwig

Human Capital Effects of Anti-Poverty Programs: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Lottery

w20158 Charles Yuji Horioka
Are Americans and Indians More Altruistic than the Japanese and Chinese? Evidence from a New International Survey of Bequest Plans

w20156 David Cutler
Wei Huang
Adriana Lleras-Muney

When Does Education Matter? The Protective Effect of Education for Cohorts Graduating in Bad Times

w20142 Marianne P. Bitler
Jonah B. Gelbach
Hilary W. Hoynes

Can Variation in Subgroups' Average Treatment Effects Explain Treatment Effect Heterogeneity? Evidence from a Social Experiment

w20124 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Ivonne Siegelin

Accounting and Actuarial Smoothing of Retirement Payouts in Participating Life Annuities

w20123 Per Johansson
Lisa Laun
Mårten Palme

Pathways to Retirement and the Role of Financial Incentives in Sweden

w20120 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement - Introduction and Summary

w20116 W. Kip Viscusi
The Role of Publication Selection Bias in Estimates of the Value of a Statistical Life

w20114 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Michael Jorgensen
Peder Pedersen

Health, Disability Insurance and Retirement in Denmark

w20069 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln

Firms and the Economics of Skilled Immigration

w20065 Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail K. Wozniak

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

w20059 Naci H. Mocan
Christian Raschke

Economic Well-being and Anti-Semitic, Xenophobic, and Racist Attitudes in Germany

w20058 Mariacristina De Nardi
Fang Yang

Bequests and Heterogeneity in Retirement Wealth

w20057 Mark Rosenzweig
Junsen Zhang

Co-residence, Life-Cycle Savings and Inter-generational Support in Urban China

w20050 Abhijit Banerjee
Xin Meng
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian

Aggregate Fertility and Household Savings: A General Equilibrium Analysis using Micro Data

w20030 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Muriel Roger

Retirement, Early Retirement and Disability: Explaining Labor Force Participation after 55 in France

w19979 Sandra Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell Salvanes

Does grief transfer across generations? In-utero deaths and child outcomes

w19940 George Wehby
Breastfeeding and Child Disability: A Comparison of Siblings from the United States

w19932 Andri Chassamboulli
Giovanni Peri

The Labor Market Effects of Reducing Undocumented Immigrants

w19930 James M. Poterba
Retirement Security in an Aging Society

w19929 Amar Hamoudi
Duncan Thomas

Endogenous Co-residence and Program Incidence: South Africa's Old Age Pension

w19925 James J. Heckman
Stefano Mosso

The Economics of Human Development and Social Mobility

w19913 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jiménez-Martín
Judit Vall Castelló

Financial Incentives, Health and Retirement in Spain

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

w19902 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Health in Retirement

w19895 Robert J. Gordon
The Demise of U.S. Economic Growth: Restatement, Rebuttal, and Reflections

w19889 Hendrik Juerges
Lars Thiel
Tabea Bucher-Koenen
Johannes Rausch
Morten Schuth
Axel Boersch-Supan

Health, Financial Incentives, and Early Retirement: Micro-Simulation Evidence for Germany

w19888 Matthias Doepke
Michèle Tertilt

Does Female Empowerment Promote Economic Development?

w19869 Raquel Fernández
Joyce C. Wong

Divorce Risk, Wages, and Working Wives: A Quantitative Life-Cycle Analysis of Female Labor Force Participation

w19868 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Political Reservations and Women's Entrepreneurship in India

w19866 Benjamin Jones
E.J. Reedy
Bruce A. Weinberg

Age and Scientific Genius

w19858 Adam Isen
Maya Rossin-Slater
W. Reed Walker

Every Breath You Take - Every Dollar You'll Make: The Long-Term Consequences of the Clean Air Act of 1970

w19856 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

Equilibrium Health Spending and Population Aging in a Model of Endogenous Growth - Will the GDP Share of Health Spending Keep Rising?

w19855 John F. Helliwell
Shun Wang
Jinwen Xu

How Durable are Social Norms? Immigrant Trust and Generosity in 132 Countries

w19829 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner
Georgi Kocharkov
Cezar Santos

Marry Your Like: Assortative Mating and Income Inequality

w19802 Alan Fernihough
Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke

Coal and the European Industrial Revolution

w19795 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Media Influences on Social Outcomes: The Impact of MTV's 16 and Pregnant on Teen Childbearing

w19793 Timothy J. Moore
The Employment Effect of Terminating Disability Benefits


2013
w19753 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Douglas Webber
Jody L. Sindelar

The Roles of Assimilation and Ethnic Enclave Residence in Immigrant Smoking

w19741 Charles L. Baum
Christopher J. Ruhm

The Effects of Paid Family Leave in California on Labor Market Outcomes

w19732 Hugh H. Kim
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Time is Money: Life Cycle Rational Inertia and Delegation of Investment Management

w19724 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Social Security Windfall Elimination and Government Pension Offset Provisions for Public Employees in the Health and Retirement Study

w19661 Carol H. Shiue
Human Capital and Fertility in Chinese Clans Before Modern Growth

w19627 Kevin Lang
Russell Weinstein

The Consequences of Teenage Childbearing Before Roe v Wade

w19626 Tara Watson
Enforcement and Immigrant Location Choice

w19607 David Lam
Cally Ardington
Nicola Branson
Murray Leibbrandt

Credit Constraints and the Racial Gap in Post-Secondary Education in South Africa

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

w19597 Mehmet Alper Dinçer
Neeraj Kaushal
Michael Grossman

Women's Education: Harbinger of Another Spring? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Turkey

w19595 Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad
Kari Vea Salvanes

What Is the Case for Paid Maternity Leave?

w19593 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Biomedical Knowledge Accumulation on Mortality: A Bibliometric Analysis of Cancer Data

w19583 Andreas Hubener
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Family Status and Social Security Claiming Options Shape Optimal Life Cycle Portfolios

w19581 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w19542 V. Joseph Hotz
Juan Pantano

Strategic Parenting, Birth Order and School Performance

w19508 Katherine B. Coffman
Lucas C. Coffman
Keith M. Marzilli Ericson

The Size of the LGBT Population and the Magnitude of Anti-Gay Sentiment are Substantially Underestimated

w19505 John Parman
Childhood Health and Sibling Outcomes: The Shared Burden and Benefit of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic

w19495 Rebekka Christopoulou
Dean R. Lillard

Migration to the US and Marital Mobility

w19494 Gianmarco León
Edward Miguel

Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life

w19493 Martha J. Bailey
Fifty Years of Family Planning: New Evidence on the Long-Run Effects of Increasing Access to Contraception

w19491 Alexander M. Gelber
Damon Jones
Daniel W. Sacks

Earnings Adjustment Frictions: Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test

w19465 David Backus
Thomas Cooley
Espen Henriksen

Demography and Low Frequency Capital Flows

w19452 Natalia Danzer
Victor Lavy

Parental Leave and Children's Schooling Outcomes: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from a Large Parental Leave Reform

w19413 Shelly Lundberg
Robert A. Pollak

Cohabitation and the Uneven Retreat from Marriage in the U.S., 1950-2010

w19377 William R. Kerr
U.S. High-Skilled Immigration, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship: Empirical Approaches and Evidence

w19372 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski
Min Qiang Zhao

The Rise of Services: the Role of Skills, Scale, and Female Labor Supply

w19364 Rachel Dunifon
Anne Toft Hansen
Sean Nicholson
Lisbeth Palmhøj Nielsen

The Effect of Maternal Employment on Children's Academic Performance

w19357 Ava Cas
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Wayan Suriastini
Duncan Thomas

The Impact of Parental Death on Child Well-being: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami

w19348 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

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

w19341 Karthik Muralidharan
Ketki Sheth

Bridging Education Gender Gaps in Developing Countries: The Role of Female Teachers

w19331 Nicole M. Fortin
Philip Oreopoulos
Shelley Phipps

Leaving Boys Behind: Gender Disparities in High Academic Achievement

w19305 Karthik Muralidharan
Nishith Prakash

Cycling to School: Increasing Secondary School Enrollment for Girls in India

w19316 Orla Doyle
Colm Harmon
James J. Heckman
Caitriona Logue
Seong Moon

Measuring Investment in Human Capital Formation: An Experimental Analysis of Early Life Outcomes

w19311 Ryan D. Edwards
If My Blood Pressure Is High, Do I Take It To Heart? Behavioral Impacts of Biomarker Collection in the Health and Retirement Study

w19283 Sara LaLumia
James M. Sallee
Nicholas Turner

New Evidence on Taxes and the Timing of Birth

w19277 Peter J. Kuhn
Marie-Claire Villeval

Are Women More Attracted to Cooperation Than Men?

w19274 Kerry Anne McGeary
Spousal Effects in Smoking Cessation: Matching, Learning, or Bargaining?

w19268 David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Evidence for Significant Compression of Morbidity In the Elderly U.S. Population

w19243 Timothy N. Bond
Kevin Lang

The Black-White Education-Scaled Test-Score Gap in Grades K-7

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

w19231 Steven G. Allen
Robert L. Clark
Jennifer Maki
Melinda Sandler Morrill

Golden Years or Financial Fears? Decision Making After Retirement Seminars

w19173 Sonia R. Bhalotra
Guilhem Cassan
Irma Clots-Figueras
Lakshmi Iyer

Religion, Politician Identity and Development Outcomes: Evidence from India

w19216 David Neumark
Patrick Button

Did Age Discrimination Protections Help Older Workers Weather the Great Recession?

w19198 Ilyana Kuziemko
Katherine Meckel
Maya Rossin-Slater

Do Insurers Risk-Select Against Each Other? Evidence from Medicaid and Implications for Health Reform

w19188 Peter Arcidiacono
Cory Koedel

Race and College Success: Evidence from Missouri

w19164 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Mental Health on Couple Relationship Status

w19160 Xi Zhu
John Whalley
Xiliang Zhao

Intergenerational Transfer, Human Capital and Long-term Growth in China under the One Child Policy

w19153 Douglas Almond
Hongbin Li
Shuang Zhang

Land Reform and Sex Selection in China

w19145 Jonathan Meer
Harvey S. Rosen

Donative Behavior at the End of Life

w19140 Manisha Shah
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Drought of Opportunities: Contemporaneous and Long Term Impacts of Rainfall Shocks on Human Capital

w19137 Alan Auerbach
Lorenz Kueng
Ronald Lee

Propagation and Smoothing of Shocks in Alternative Social Security Systems

w19128 Tom Vogl
Differential Fertility, Human Capital, and Development

w19124 William J. Collins
Marianne H. Wanamaker

Selection and Economic Gains in the Great Migration of African Americans: New Evidence from Linked Census Data

w19111 Jesper Bagger
Javier A. Birchenall
Hani Mansour
Sergio Urzúa

Education, Birth Order, and Family Size

w19109 Edward L. Glaeser
Yueran Ma

The Supply of Gender Stereotypes and Discriminatory Beliefs

w19100 Angus Deaton
Arthur A. Stone

Grandpa and the Snapper: the Wellbeing of the Elderly who Live with Children

w19083 Carolyn M. Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

Immigrant Assimilation into U.S. Prisons, 1900-1930

w19071 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Effects of Social Security Policies on Benefit Claiming, Retirement and Saving

w19061 Maury Gittleman
Morris M. Kleiner

Wage Effects of Unionization and Occupational Licensing Coverage in the United States

w19036 Rebekka Christopoulou
Dean R. Lillard

Is Smoking Behavior Culturally Determined? Evidence from British Immigrants

w19023 Marianne Bertrand
Jessica Pan
Emir Kamenica

Gender Identity and Relative Income within Households

w19020 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust

w19003 Elizabeth Ananat
Anna Gassman-Pines
Christina M. Gibson-Davis

Community-Wide Job Loss and Teenage Fertility

w18994 Jason M. Lindo
Jessamyn Schaller
Benjamin Hansen

Economic Conditions and Child Abuse

w18979 Fatih Guvenen
Michelle Rendall

Women's Emancipation Through Education: A Macroeconomic Analysis

w18953 Jeremy Greenwood
Philipp Kircher
Cezar Santos
Michèle Tertilt

An Equilibrium Model of the African HIV/AIDS Epidemic

w18933 Elizabeth Ananat
Shihe Fu
Stephen L. Ross

Race-Specific Agglomeration Economies: Social Distance and the Black-White Wage Gap

w18916 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective and Objective Indicators of Racial Progress

w18915 Tomás Rau
Loreto Reyes
Sergio S. Urzúa

The Long-term Effects of Early Lead Exposure: Evidence from a case of Environmental Negligence

w18893 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

Boy-Girl Differences in Parental Time Investments: Evidence from Three Countries

w18884 Aaron K. Chatterji
Kenneth Y. Chay
Robert W. Fairlie

The Impact of City Contracting Set-Asides on Black Self-Employment and Employment

w18856 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Börsch-Supan

Aging and Pension Reform: Extending the Retirement Age and Human Capital Formation

w18827 Allison Shertzer
Immigrant Group Size and Political Mobilization: Evidence from European Migration to the United States

w18822 Claudia Olivetti
M. Daniele Paserman

In the Name of the Son (and the Daughter): Intergenerational Mobility in the United States, 1850-1930

w18815 Aaron Chalfin
Justin McCrary

The Effect of Police on Crime: New Evidence from U.S. Cities, 1960-2010

w18802 Lisa D. Cook
Trevon D. Logan
John M. Parman

Distinctively Black Names in the American Past

w18799 Peter Arcidiacono
Esteban M. Aucejo
V. Joseph Hotz

University Differences in the Graduation of Minorities in STEM Fields: Evidence from California

w18763 Judith K. Hellerstein
Mark J. Kutzbach
David Neumark

Do Labor Market Networks Have An Important Spatial Dimension?

w18745 Brian Jacob
Brian McCall
Kevin M. Stange

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

w18744 Massimo Anelli
Giovanni Peri

Peer Gender Composition and Choice of College Major

w18717 Joanna Lahey
Birthing a Nation: The Effect of Fertility Control Access on the 19th Century Demographic Transition

w18676 Claudia Goldin
Claudia Olivetti

Shocking Labor Supply: A Reassessment of the Role of World War II on U.S. Women's Labor Supply

w18702 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind?

w18701 Richard J. Murnane
U.S High School Graduation Rates: Patterns and Explanations

w18690 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang

Comparing the Happiness Effects of Real and On-line Friends

w18679 Lena Edlund
Chulhee Lee

Son Preference, Sex Selection and Economic Development: The Case of South Korea


2012
w18618 Gulgun Bayaz-Ozturk
Richard V. Burkhauser
Kenneth A. Couch

Consolidating the Evidence on Income Mobility in the Western States of Germany and the U.S. from 1984-2006

w18612 Daniel B. Jones
Werner Troesken
Randall Walsh

A Poll Tax by any Other Name: The Political Economy of Disenfranchisement

w18581 James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Peter A. Savelyev

Understanding the Mechanisms through Which an Influential Early Childhood Program Boosted Adult Outcomes

w18576 Thomas Buser
Muriel Niederle
Hessel Oosterbeek

Gender, Competitiveness and Career Choices

w18575 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian
Stephen P. Zeldes

What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?

w18559 Edward N. Wolff
The Asset Price Meltdown and the Wealth of the Middle Class

w18552 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Longevity: Patient-Level Evidence from the 1996-2002 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and Linked Mortality Public-Use Files

w18542 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Mismeasurement of Pensions Before and After Retirement: The Mystery of the Disappearing Pensions with Implications for the Importance of Social Security as a Source of Retirement Support

w18523 Peter Arcidiacono
Esteban Aucejo
Patrick Coate
V. Joseph Hotz

Affirmative Action and University Fit: Evidence from Proposition 209

w18507 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration

w18466 Gabriella Conti
James J. Heckman

The Economics of Child Well-Being

w18474 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Christopher T. Stanton

Diasporas and Outsourcing: Evidence from oDesk and India

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

w18429 Anna Aizer
Flávio Cunha

The Production of Human Capital: Endowments, Investments and Fertility

w18407 Samuel H. Preston
Andrew Stokes
Neil K. Mehta
Bochen Cao

Projecting the Effect of Changes in Smoking and Obesity on Future Life Expectancy in the United States

w18369 Victor Lavy
Expanding School Resources and Increasing Time on Task: Effects of a Policy Experiment in Israel on Student Academic Achievement and Behavior

w18350 Eli Berman
Laurence R. Iannaccone
Giuseppe Ragusa

From Empty Pews to Empty Cradles: Fertility Decline Among European Catholics

w18338 Theodore J. Joyce
Ruoding Tan
Yuxiu Zhang

Back to the Future? Abortion Before & After Roe

w18315 Robert J. Gordon
Is U.S. Economic Growth Over? Faltering Innovation Confronts the Six Headwinds

w18327 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Policy and Academic Performance: Insights from Massachusetts

w18319 Tom Vogl
Marriage Institutions and Sibling Competition: Evidence from South Asia

w18299 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Sarah S. Stith

Removing Financial Barriers to Organ and Bone Marrow Donation: The Effect of Leave and Tax Legislation in the U.S.

w18287 Takeo Hoshi
Takatoshi Ito

Defying Gravity: How Long Will Japanese Government Bond Prices Remain High?

w18258 Péter Hudomiet
Robert J. Willis

Estimating Second Order Probability Beliefs from Subjective Survival Data

w18235 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Pharmaceutical Innovation and Longevity Growth in 30 Developing and High-income Countries, 2000-2009

w18229 Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Health and Work at Older Ages: Using Mortality to Assess the Capacity to Work across Countries

w18226 Nicholas Wilson
Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Reproductive Behavior in Zambia

w18198 Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Peer Effects in Program Participation

w18168 Jeremy T. Fox
Chenyu Yang

Unobserved Heterogeneity in Matching Games

w18159 Paul Beaudry
Ethan Lewis

Do Male-Female Wage Di fferentials Reflect Diff erences in the Return to Skill? Cross-City Evidence From 1980-2000

w18145 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Marieke Schnabel

The Effect of Education Policy on Crime: An Intergenerational Perspective

w18096 Raymond Fisman
Daniel Paravisini
Vikrant Vig

Cultural Proximity and Loan Outcomes

w18093 Marco Castillo
Ragan Petrie
Máximo Torero
Lise Vesterlund

Gender Differences in Bargaining Outcomes: A Field Experiment on Discrimination

w18086 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Katrine V. Løken
Kjell G. Salvanes

Care or Cash? The Effect of Child Care Subsidies on Student Performance

w18069 Patrick Bayer
Marcus D. Casey
Fernando Ferreira
Robert McMillan

Estimating Racial Price Differentials in the Housing Market

w18055 David Neumark
Matthew Thompson
Francesco Brindisi
Leslie Koyle
Clayton Reck

Estimating the Economic Impacts of Living Wage Mandates Using Ex Ante Simulations, Longitudinal Estimates, and New Public and Administrative Data: Evidence for New York City

w18051 Kevin S. Milligan
How is Economic Hardship Avoided by Those Retiring Before the Social Security Entitlement Age?

w18047 Jennifer Hunt
The Impact of Immigration on the Educational Attainment of Natives

w18016 Naci H. Mocan
Colin Cannonier

Empowering Women Through Education: Evidence from Sierra Leone

w18002 Gabriella Conti
Christopher Hansman
James J. Heckman
Matthew F. X. Novak
Angela Ruggiero
Stephen J. Suomi

Primate Evidence on the Late Health Effects of Early Life Adversity

w17993 Francine D. Blau
Peter Brummund
Albert Yung-Hsu Liu

Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970-2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System

w17965 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Why is the Teen Birth Rate in the United States so High and Why Does it Matter?

w17964 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Explaining Recent Trends in the U.S. Teen Birth Rate

w17960 Timothy N. Bond
Kevin Lang

The Evolution of the Black-White Test Score Gap in Grades K-3: The Fragility of Results

w17951 Hilary W. Hoynes
Douglas L. Miller
Jessamyn Schaller

Who Suffers During Recessions?

w17927 Gopi Shah Goda
Colleen Flaherty Manchester
Aaron Sojourner

What Will My Account Really Be Worth? An Experiment on Exponential Growth Bias and Retirement Saving

w17922 Martha J. Bailey
Brad Hershbein
Amalia R. Miller

The Opt-In Revolution? Contraception and the Gender Gap in Wages

w17911 Olivia S. Mitchell
Stephen Utkus

Target-Date Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

w17887 Shamena Anwar
Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson

The Role of Age in Jury Selection and Trial Outcomes

w17880 Sebastian Dyrda
Greg Kaplan
José-Víctor Ríos-Rull

Business Cycles and Household Formation: The Micro vs the Macro Labor Elasticity

w17863 Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell
Vilsa Curto

Financial Sophistication in the Older Population

w17824 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Were They Prepared for Retirement? Financial Status at Advanced Ages in the HRS and AHEAD Cohorts

w17785 Richard Akresh
Damien de Walque
Harounan Kazianga

Alternative Cash Transfer Delivery Mechanisms: Impacts on Routine Preventative Health Clinic Visits in Burkina Faso

w17781 Silvia H. Barcellos
Leandro Carvalho
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Child Gender And Parental Investments In India: Are Boys And Girls Treated Differently?

w17776 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ebonya L. Washington

Valuing the Vote: The Redistribution of Voting Rights and State Funds Following the Voting Rights Act of 1965

w17774 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies, Maternal Well-Being, and Child-Parent Interactions: Evidence from Three Nationally Representative Datasets

w17740 Charles W. Calomiris
Stanley D. Longhofer
William Miles

The Housing Wealth Effect: The Crucial Roles of Demographics, Wealth Distribution and Wealth Shares

w17735 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner
Georgi Kocharkov
Cezar Santos

Technology and the Changing Family: A Unified Model of Marriage, Divorce, Educational Attainment and Married Female Labor-Force Participation

w17727 Verónica C. Frisancho Robles
Kala Krishna

Affirmative Action in Higher Education in India: Targeting, Catch Up, and Mismatch


2011
w17718 Margaret S. McMillan
William A. Masters
Harounan Kazianga

Rural Demography, Public Services and Land Rights in Africa: A Village-Level Analysis in Burkina Faso

w17715 Maya Rossin-Slater
Christopher J. Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

The Effects of California's Paid Family Leave Program on Mothers' Leave-Taking and Subsequent Labor Market Outcomes

w17713 Douglas Almond
Bhashkar Mazumder
Reyn van Ewijk

Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance

w17704 Alexander M. Gelber
Adam Isen

Children's Schooling and Parents' Investment in Children: Evidence from the Head Start Impact Study

w17697 David H. Autor
The Unsustainable Rise of the Disability Rolls in the United States: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Options

w17690 Verónica Amarante
Marco Manacorda
Edward Miguel
Andrea Vigorito

Do Cash Transfers Improve Birth Outcomes? Evidence from Matched Vital Statistics, Social Security and Program Data

w17678 Janice Compton
Robert A. Pollak

Family Proximity, Childcare, and Women's Labor Force Attachment

w17677 Jason M. Lindo
Isaac D. Swensen
Glen R. Waddell

Are Big-Time Sports a Threat to Student Achievement?

w17672 Matthias Doepke
Michèle Tertilt
Alessandra Voena

The Economics and Politics of Women's Rights

w17649 Jungmin Lee
Daiji Kawaguchi
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Aggregate Impacts of a Gift of Time

w17633 Martha J. Bailey
Susan M. Dynarski

Gains and Gaps: Changing Inequality in U.S. College Entry and Completion

w17632 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Getting Beneath the Veil of Effective Schools: Evidence from New York City

w17618 James Andreoni
Abigail Payne
Justin D. Smith
David Karp

Diversity and Donations: The Effect of Religious and Ethnic Diversity on Charitable Giving

w17610 Jesse Rothstein
Nathan Wozny

Permanent Income and the Black-White Test Score Gap

w17596 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Stephen D. O'Connell

Local Industrial Structures and Female Entrepreneurship in India

w17581 Charles Yuji Horioka
Akiko Terada-Hagiwara

The Determinants and Long-term Projections of Saving Rates in Developing Asia

w17547 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

How Did the Recession of 2007-2009 Affect the Wealth and Retirement of the Near Retirement Age Population in the Health and Retirement Study?

w17541 Marianne Bertrand
Jessica Pan

The Trouble with Boys: Social Influences and the Gender Gap in Disruptive Behavior

w17536 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Composition and Draw-down of Wealth in Retirement

w17508 Raquel Fernández
Joyce Cheng Wong

The Disappearing Gender Gap: The Impact of Divorce, Wages, and Preferences on Education Choices and Women's Work

w17507 Deborah A. Cobb-Clark
Erdal Tekin

Fathers and Youth's Delinquent Behavior

w17485 Lisa J. Dettling
Melissa Schettini Kearney

House Prices and Birth Rates: The Impact of the Real Estate Market on the Decision to Have a Baby

w17471 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

The Geographic Accessibility of Child Care Subsidies and Evidence on the Impact of Subsidy Receipt on Childhood Obesity

w17467 David Neumark
Joanne Song

Do Stronger Age Discrimination Laws Make Social Security Reforms More Effective?

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

Racial Disparities in Job Finding and Offered Wages

w17453 Peter J. Kuhn
Kailing Shen

Gender Discrimination in Job Ads: Theory and Evidence

w17440 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Does Widowhood Explain Gender Differences in Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending Among the Elderly?

w17439 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Effects of Changes in Women's Labor Market Attachment on Redistribution Under the Social Security Benefit Formula

w17426 Susan Busch
Ezra Golberstein
Ellen Meara

The FDA and ABCs: The Unintended Consequences of Antidepressant Warnings on Human Capital

w17414 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Therapeutic Procedure Innovation on Hospital Patient Longevity: Evidence from Western Australia, 2000-2007

w17406 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle

orrc11-07 Chinhui Juhn
Kristin McCue

Marriage, Employment and Inequality of Women's Lifetime Earned Income Evidence from Survey Responses

orrc11-13 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Boersch-Supan

Aging and Pension Reform in a Two-Region World: The Role of Human Capital

w17377 Quamrul H. Ashraf
David N. Weil
Joshua Wilde

The Effect of Interventions to Reduce Fertility on Economic Growth

w17349 Claudia Olivetti
Barbara Petrongolo

Gender Gaps across Countries and Skills: Supply, Demand and the Industry Structure

w17343 Martha J. Bailey
Reexamining the Impact of Family Planning Programs on U.S. Fertility: Evidence from the War on Poverty and the Early Years of Title X

w17327 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jason Abrevaya

"Beauty Is the Promise of Happiness"?

w17307 Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail K. Wozniak

Internal Migration in the United States

w17275 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Substitution Between Individual and Cultural Capital: Pre-Migration Labor Supply, Culture and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Women

w17241 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection

w17235 Ilyana Kuziemko
Human Capital Spillovers in Families: Do Parents Learn from or Lean on their Children?

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

w17213 David Neumark
Hans P. Johnson
Marisol Cuellar Mejia

Future Skill Shortages in the U.S. Economy?

w17203 Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

Economic Preparation for Retirement

w17183 Katherine L. Milkman
John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates

w17157 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Income Inequality and Early Non-Marital Childbearing: An Economic Exploration of the "Culture of Despair"

w17155 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Nora E. Gordon
Sarah J. Reber

Federal Aid and Equality of Educational Opportunity: Evidence from the Introduction of Title I in the South

w17153 Arthur van Soest
Tatiana Andreyeva
Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith

Self Reported Disability and Reference Groups

w17135 Liana E. Fox
Wen-Jui Han
Christopher Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Time for Children: Trends in the Employment Patterns of Parents, 1967-2009

w17134 Jingjing Chai
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

Lifecycle Impacts of the Financial and Economic Crisis on Household Optimal Consumption, Portfolio Choice, and Labor Supply

w17114 Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre
Sergio Perelman

Disability in Belgium: There is More than Meets the Eye

w17105 Michael Baker
Kevin S. Milligan

Maternity Leave and Children's Cognitive and Behavioral Development

w17099 Ebonya L. Washington
Do Majority Black Districts Limit Blacks' Representation? The Case of the 1990 Redistricting

w17098 Alberto F. Alesina
Paola Giuliano
Nathan Nunn

On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough

w17097 John D. Griffin
David Nickerson
Abigail K. Wozniak

Racial Differences in Inequality Aversion: Evidence from Real World Respondents in the Ultimatum Game

w17088 David Card
Laura Giuliano

Peer Effects and Multiple Equilibria in the Risky Behavior of Friends

w17081 John Cawley
Christopher Ruhm

The Economics of Risky Health Behaviors

w17079 Axel H. Boersch-Supan
Hendrik Juerges

Disability, Pension Reform and Early Retirement in Germany

w17075 Oded Galor
Stelios Michalopoulos

Evolution and the Growth Process: Natural Selection of Entrepreneurial Traits

w17057 Oded Galor
The Demographic Transition: Causes and Consequences

w17055 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Thierry Debrand
Muriel Roger

Disability and Social Security Reforms: The French Case

w17048 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jiménez-Martín
Judit Vall Castelló

Health, Disability and Pathways to Retirement in Spain

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

w17037 Quamrul Ashraf
Oded Galor

Dynamics and Stagnation in the Malthusian Epoch

w17016 Joseph P. Ferrie
Karen Rolf

Socioeconomic Status in Childhood and Health After Age 70: A New Longitudinal Analysis for the U.S., 1895-2005

w16986 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark

Employment in Black Urban Labor Markets: Problems and Solutions

w16935 James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Azeem M. Shaikh
Adam Yavitz

Inference with Imperfect Randomization: The Case of the Perry Preschool Program

w16930 David N. Figlio
Sarah Hamersma
Jeffrey Roth

Information Shocks and Social Networks

w16915 Sara Markowitz
Alison Evans Cuellar
Ryan M. Conrad
Michael Grossman

The Effects of Alcohol Policies in Reducing Entry Rates and Time Spent in Foster Care

w16902 Radha Iyengar
Giulia Ferrari

Comparing Economic and Social Interventions to Reduce Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence from Central and Southern Africa

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

A Roy Model of Social Interactions

w16874 Vikas Mehrotra
Randall Morck
Jungwook Shim
Yupana Wiwattanakantang

Adoptive Expectations: Rising Sons in Japanese Family Firms

w16857 Dalton Conley
Jason Alan Thompson

Health Shocks, Insurance Status and Net Worth: Intra- and Inter-Generational Effects

w16841 James J. Heckman
The American Family in Black and White: A Post-Racial Strategy for Improving Skills to Promote Equality

w16840 Edward N. Wolff
Maury Gittleman

Inheritances and the Distribution of Wealth or Whatever Happened to the Great Inheritance Boom? Results from the SCF and PSID

w16828 Chadwick C. Curtis
Steven Lugauer
Nelson C. Mark

Demographic Patterns and Household Saving in China

w16800 Shang-Jin Wei
Xiaobo Zhang

Sex Ratios, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth in the People's Republic of China

w16773 Jin Young Lee
Gary Solon

The Fragility of Estimated Effects of Unilateral Divorce Laws on Divorce Rates

w16748 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst
Alexandra Killewald

Marital Sorting and Parental Wealth

w16746 Vilsa E. Curto
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

Estimating the Returns to Urban Boarding Schools: Evidence from SEED

w16719 Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms - Introduction and Summary

w16718 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano
Nathan Nunn

Fertility and the Plough

w16705 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Implications of Population Aging for Economic Growth

w16675 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Drawdown of Personal Retirement Assets

w16671 Dalton Conley
Jennifer Heerwig

The War at Home: Effects of Vietnam-Era Military Service on Post-War Household Stability

w16664 Rucker C. Johnson
Long-run Impacts of School Desegregation & School Quality on Adult Attainments


2010
w16612 Robert Clark
Melinda Sandler Morrill
Steven G. Allen

The Role of Financial Literacy in Determining Retirement Plans

w16603 Mireille Jacobson
Heather Royer

Aftershocks: The Impact of Clinic Violence on Abortion Services

w16596 Larry E. Jones
Alice Schoonbroodt

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models

w16584 Dora L. Costa
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up

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

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

w16554 Javier Arias
Oliver Azuara
Pedro Bernal
James J. Heckman
Cajeme Villarreal

Policies To Promote Growth and Economic Efficiency in Mexico

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

w16536 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Interstate Migration Has Fallen Less Than You Think: Consequences of Hot Deck Imputation in the Current Population Survey

w16525 Jeremy Arkes
Yu-Chu Shen

For Better or for Worse, But How About a Recession?

w16523 Jonah E. Rockoff
Mariesa A. Herrmann

Does Menstruation Explain Gender Gaps in Work Absenteeism?

w16517 Peter Arcidiacono
Andrew W. Beauchamp
Marjorie B. McElroy

Terms of Endearment: An Equilibrium Model of Sex and Matching

w16509 Aimee Chin
Nishith Prakash

The Redistributive Effects of Political Reservation for Minorities: Evidence from India

w16503 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Policy Effects in Hyperbolic vs. Exponential Models of Consumption and Retirement

w16501 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Growth in Social Security Benefits Among the Retirement Age Population from Increases in the Cap on Covered Earnings

w16500 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Financial Knowledge and Financial Literacy at the Household Level

w16452 Jere R. Behrman
Olivia S. Mitchell
Cindy Soo
David Bravo

Financial Literacy, Schooling, and Wealth Accumulation

w16444 Mariagiovanna Baccara
Allan Collard-Wexler
Leonardo Felli
Leeat Yariv

Child-Adoption Matching: Preferences for Gender and Race

w16436 Christopher Cotton
Frank McIntyre
Joseph Price

The Gender Gap Cracks Under Pressure: A Detailed Look at Male and Female Performance Differences During Competitions

w16435 Leah Platt Boustan
Allison Shertzer

Demography and Population Loss from Central Cities, 1950-2000

w16408 John Cawley
Johanna Catherine Maclean

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

w16406 Gopi Shah Goda
The Impact of State Tax Subsidies for Private Long-Term Care Insurance on Coverage and Medicaid Expenditures

w16389 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Asset Cost of Poor health

w16382 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas O. Staiger

Identifying Provider Prejudice in Healthcare

w16340 Vikas Mehrotra
Randall Morck
Jungwook Shim
Yupana Wiwattanakantang

Must Love Kill the Family Firm?

w16331 Lisa D. Cook
Chaleampong Kongcharoen

The Idea Gap in Pink and Black

w16314 Hoyt Bleakley
Jeffrey Lin

Portage: Path Dependence and Increasing Returns in U.S. History

w16306 Eduardo Fajnzylber
V. Joseph Hotz
Seth G. Sanders

An Economic Model of Amniocentesis Choice

w16270 Hui Xie
Yi Qian
Leming Qu

A Semiparametric Approach for Analyzing Nonignorable Missing Data

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

w16250 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

The Impact of Child Care Subsidies on Child Well-Being: Evidence from Geographic Variation in the Distance to Social Service Agencies

w16238 James J. Heckman
Seong Hyeok Moon
Rodrigo Pinto
Peter A. Savelyev
Adam Yavitz

Analyzing Social Experiments as Implemented: A Reexamination of the Evidence From the HighScope Perry Preschool Program

w16212 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

How Well Are Social Security Recipients Protected from Inflation?

w16211 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Does Stock Market Performance Influence Retirement Intentions?

w16148 Rachel A. Gordon
Robert Kaestner
Sanders Korenman
Kristin Abner

The Child and Adult Care Food Program: Who is Served and What are Their Nutritional Outcomes?

w16201 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman

Investing in Our Young People

w16195 Ernesto Aguayo-Tellez
Jim Airola
Chinhui Juhn

Did Trade Liberalization Help Women? The Case of Mexico in the 1990s

w16180 James J. Heckman
Seong Hyeok Moon
Rodrigo Pinto
Peter Savelyev
Adam Yavitz

A New Cost-Benefit and Rate of Return Analysis for the Perry Preschool Program: A Summary

w16172 Susan Averett
Hope Corman
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls

w16170 Samuel Marshall
Kathleen M. McGarry
Jonathan S. Skinner

The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditure at End of Life

w16161 Tomas Cvrcek
America's settling down: How Better Jobs and Falling Immigration led to a Rise in Marriage, 1880 - 1930

w16146 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Maternal Health and the Baby Boom

w16139 Neeraj Kaushal
Robert Kaestner

Health and Health Insurance Trajectories of Mexicans in the US

w16137 David N. Figlio
Deborah Fletcher

Suburbanization, Demographic Change and the Consequences for School Finance

w16115 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility Revisited

w16108 Ryan D. Edwards
U.S. War Costs: Two Parts Temporary, One Part Permanent

w16088 Ryan D. Edwards
Trends in World Inequality in Life Span Since 1970

w16076 Gopi Shah Goda
Ezra Golberstein
David C. Grabowski

Income and the Utilization of Long-Term Care Services: Evidence from the Social Security Benefit Notch

w16057 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Randall P. Walsh

Segregation and Tiebout Sorting: Investigating the Link between Investments in Public Goods and Neighborhood Tipping

w16051 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Are Increasing 5-Year Survival Rates Evidence of Success Against Cancer? A reexamination using data from the U.S. and Australia

w16021 Robert T. Jensen
Economic Opportunities and Gender Differences in Human Capital: Experimental Evidence for India

w16013 Damon Clark
Heather Royer

The Effect of Education on Adult Health and Mortality: Evidence from Britain

w16011 Robert Kaestner
Nasreen Khan

Medicare Part D and its Effect on the Use of Prescription Drugs, Use of Other Health Care Services and Health of the Elderly

w16004 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Under Pressure? The Effect of Peers on Outcomes of Young Adults

w15984 Richard Crump
Gopi Shah Goda
Kevin Mumford

Fertility and the Personal Exemption: Comment

w15898 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Financial Incentives and Student Achievement: Evidence from Randomized Trials

w15887 John F. Helliwell
Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh

Measuring and Understanding Subjective Well-Being

w15886 Hai Fang
Karen N. Eggleston
John A. Rizzo
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Jobs and Kids: Female Employment and Fertility in Rural China

w15880 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Has medical innovation reduced cancer mortality?

w15874 Steven Raphael
Improving Employment Prospects for Former Prison Inmates: Challenges and Policy

w15860 Hanming Fang
Andrea Moro

Theories of Statistical Discrimination and Affirmative Action: A Survey

w15853 Jennifer Hunt
Why Do Women Leave Science and Engineering?

w15840 Anna Aizer
Laura Stroud

Education, Knowledge and the Evolution of Disparities in Health

w15827 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie

Human Capital Development Before Age Five

w15825 Silvie Colman
Theodore J. Joyce

Regulating Abortion: Impact on Patients and Providers in Texas

w15789 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Family Status Transitions, Latent Health, and the Post-Retirement Evolution of Assets

w15744 Axel H. Boersch-Supan
Alexander Ludwig

Old Europe ages: Reforms and Reform Backlashes

w15664 Flavio Cunha
James Heckman
Susanne Schennach

Estimating the Technology of Cognitive and Noncognitive Skill Formation

w15728 Betsey Stevenson
Beyond the Classroom: Using Title IX to Measure the Return to High School Sports

w15725 Adam Isen
Betsey Stevenson

Women's Education and Family Behavior: Trends in Marriage, Divorce and Fertility

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

w15707 Francine D. Blau
Janet M. Currie
Rachel T.A. Croson
Donna K. Ginther

Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial

w15703 J. Trent Alexander
Michael Davern
Betsey Stevenson

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

w15682 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

The Effect of Uncertain Labor Income and Social Security on Life-cycle Portfolios

w15677 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

From Shame to Game in One Hundred Years: An Economic Model of the Rise in Premarital Sex and its De-Stigmatization

w15663 Alice Schoonbroodt
Michèle Tertilt

Who Owns Children and Does it Matter?

w15637 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

Causes and Consequences of Early Life Health


2009
w15607 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Integrating Retirement Models

w15606 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
George H. Jakubson
Mirinda L. Martin
Joyce B. Main
Thomas Eisenberg

Do Trustees and Administrators Matter? Diversifying the Faculty Across Gender Lines

w15600 Victor Lavy
Olmo Silva
Felix Weinhardt

The Good, the Bad and the Average: Evidence on the Scale and Nature of Ability Peer Effects in Schools

w15539 Daniel L. Millimet
Rusty Tchernis

Estimation of Treatment Effects Without an Exclusion Restriction: with an Application to the Analysis of the School Breakfast Program

w15531 Thomas Dee
Brian Jacob

The Impact of No Child Left Behind on Student Achievement

w15477 Alejandrina Salcedo
Todd Schoellman
Michèle Tertilt

Families as Roommates: Changes in U.S. Household Size from 1850 to 2000

w15474 James Feyrer
The US Productivity Slowdown, the Baby Boom, and Management Quality

w15436 Zhenxiang Zhao
Robert Kaestner

Effects of Urban Sprawl on Obesity

w15435 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

What the Stock Market Decline Means for the Financial Security and Retirement Choices of the Near-Retirement Population

w15417 Francesco Giavazzi
Fabio Schiantarelli
Michel Serafinelli

Culture, Policies and Labor Market Outcomes

w15398 Judith K. Hellerstein
Melissa McInerney
David Neumark

Spatial Mismatch, Immigrant Networks, and Hispanic Employment in the United States

w15391 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Kevin Milligan

O Sister, Where Art Thou? The Role of Son Preference and Sex Choice: Evidence from Immigrants to Canada

w15380 David A. Weiner
Byron F. Lutz
Jens Ludwig

The Effects of School Desegregation on Crime

w15355 Raquel Fernández
Women's Rights and Development

w15317 Ning Tang
Olivia S. Mitchell
Gary R. Mottola
Stephen Utkus

The Efficiency of Sponsor and Participant Portfolio Choices in 401(k) Plans

w15316 David M. Cutler
Ellen Meara
Seth Richards

Induced Innovation and Social Inequality: Evidence from Infant Medical Care

w15288 Shripad Tuljapurkar
Ryan D. Edwards

Variance in Death and Its Implications for Modeling and Forecasting Mortality

w15285 Waverly W. Ding
Sharon G. Levin
Paula E. Stephan
Anne E. Winkler

The Impact of Information Technology on Scientists' Productivity, Quality and Collaboration Patterns

w15284 Garey Ramey
Valerie A. Ramey

The Rug Rat Race

w15277 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Grazing, Goods and Girth: Determinants and Effects

w15238 Glenn Ellison
Ashley Swanson

The Gender Gap in Secondary School Mathematics at High Achievement Levels: Evidence from the American Mathematics Competitions

w15213 Samuel H. Preston
Jessica Y. Ho

Low Life Expectancy in the United States: Is the Health Care System at Fault?

w15182 Miles S. Kimball
Colter M. Mitchell
Arland D. Thornton
Linda C. Young-Demarco

Empirics on the Origins of Preferences: The Case of College Major and Religiosity

w15161 Kasey S. Buckles
Melanie E. Guldi
Joseph Price

Changing the Price of Marriage: Evidence from Blood Test Requirements

w15157 Nathan Nunn
Nancy Qian

The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence from an Historical Experiment

w15137 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Disease and Development Revisited

w15116 David H. Autor
Michael J. Handel

Putting Tasks to the Test: Human Capital, Job Tasks and Wages

w15108 Olivia S. Mitchell
Gary R. Mottola
Stephen P. Utkus
Takeshi Yamaguchi

Default, Framing and Spillover Effects: The Case of Lifecycle Funds in 401(k) Plans

w15089 Seema Jayachandran
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Kimberly V. Smith

Modern Medicine and the 20th Century Decline in Mortality: Evidence on the Impact of Sulfa Drugs

w15079 Jingjing Chai
Wolfram Horneff
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Extending Life Cycle Models of Optimal Portfolio Choice: Integrating Flexible Work, Endogenous Retirement, and Investment Decisions with Lifetime Payouts

w15078 Kenneth Y. Chay
Jonathan Guryan
Bhashkar Mazumder

Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth

w15074 Qingyan Shang
Bruce A. Weinberg

Opting For Families: Recent Trends in the Fertility of Highly Educated Women

w15068 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Quality of Medical Care, Behavioral Risk Factors, and Longevity Growth

w15057 Rema Hanna
Leigh Linden

Measuring Discrimination in Education

w15055 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
William A. Sundstrom

Labor-Market Regimes in U.S. Economic History

w15041 Seema Jayachandran
Ilyana Kuziemko

Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less Than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India

w15036 Philip Oreopoulos
Why Do Skilled Immigrants Struggle in the Labor Market? A Field Experiment with Six Thousand Resumes

w15007 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies and Childhood Obesity

w15005 Richard V. Burkhauser
John Cawley
Maximilian D. Schmeiser

Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness

w14985 Bisakha Sen
Stephen Mennemeyer
Lisa C. Gary

The Relationship Between Neighborhood Quality and Obesity Among Children

w14973 Nancy Qian
Quantity-Quality and the One Child Policy:The Only-Child Disadvantage in School Enrollment in Rural China

w14969 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

The Paradox of Declining Female Happiness

w14958 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Maitreesh Ghatak
Jeanne Lafortune

Marry for What: Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India

w14951 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Do Investments in Universal Early Education Pay Off? Long-term Effects of Introducing Kindergartens into Public Schools

w14949 Manuela Angelucci
Giacomo De Giorgi
Marcos A. Rangel
Imran Rasul

Family Networks and School Enrolment: Evidence from a Randomized Social Experiment

w14917 Xin Meng
Nancy Qian

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

w14900 Francesca Mazzolari
David Neumark

Immigration and Product Diversity

w14893 Stefano Gagliarducci
M. Daniele Paserman

Gender Interactions within Hierarchies: Evidence from the Political Arena

w14885 Peter Arcidiacono
Esteban M. Aucejo
Hanming Fang
Kenneth I. Spenner

Does Affirmative Action Lead to Mismatch? A New Test and Evidence

w14884 Eric D. Gould
Victor Lavy
M. Daniele Paserman

Sixty Years after the Magic Carpet Ride: The Long-Run Effect of the Early Childhood Environment on Social and Economic Outcomes

w14873 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Gender Roles and Medical Progress

w14853 Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton

Menstruation and Education in Nepal

w14850 Kaivan Munshi
Mark Rosenzweig

Why is Mobility in India so Low? Social Insurance, Inequality, and Growth

w14828 Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton

Determinants of Technology Adoption: Private Value and Peer Effects in Menstrual Cup Take-Up

w14820 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink
Jocelyn E. Finlay

The Cost of Low Fertility in Europe

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

w14785 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Vanishing Third World Emigrants?

w14773 Tara Watson
Sara McLanahan

Marriage Meets the Joneses: Relative Income, Identity, and Marital Status

w14754 Miles S. Kimball
Claudia R. Sahm
Matthew D. Shapiro

Risk Preferences in the PSID: Individual Imputations and Family Covariation

w14749 Joseph Price
Lars Lefgren
Henry Tappen

Interracial Workplace Cooperation: Evidence from the NBA

w14720 John F. Helliwell
Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh
Anthony Harris
Haifang Huang

International Evidence on the Social Context of Well-Being

w14717 Jane Leber Herr
Catherine Wolfram

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

w14682 Alan J. Auerbach
Ronald Lee

Welfare and Generational Equity in Sustainable Unfunded Pension Systems

w14681 Marianne Bertrand
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Corporate and Financial Sectors

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

w14667 Michael Baker
Jonathan Gruber
Kevin S. Milligan

Retirement Income Security and Well-Being in Canada

w14660 Wen-Jui Han
Christopher Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel
Elizabeth Washbrook

Public Policies and Women's Employment after Childbearing

w14652 David Autor
David Dorn

This Job is 'Getting Old:' Measuring Changes in Job Opportunities Using Occupational Age Structure

w14647 Jonathan Gruber
Kevin Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, Introduction and Summary

w14641 Martha J. Bailey
William J. Collins

Did Improvements in Household Technology Cause the Baby Boom? Evidence from Electrification, Appliance Diffusion, and the Amish

w14637 Angus Deaton
Jane Fortson
Robert Tortora

Life (evaluation), HIV/AIDS, and Death in Africa


2008
w14599 Gordon Dahl
Lance Lochner

The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement: Evidence from the Earned Income Tax Credit

w14589 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang

Well-being and Trust in the Workplace

w14573 Kasey Buckles
Daniel M. Hungerman

Season of Birth and Later Outcomes: Old Questions, New Answers

w14541 Ming-Jen Lin
Nancy Qian
Jin-Tan Liu

More Women Missing, Fewer Girls Dying: The Impact of Abortion on Sex Ratios at Birth and Excess Female Mortality in Taiwan

w14507 John F. Helliwell
Life Satisfaction and Quality of Development

w14498 Samuel H. Preston
Caroline Sten Hartnett

The Future of American Fertility

w14484 Kevin H. O'Rourke
Ahmed S. Rahman
Alan M. Taylor

Luddites and the Demographic Transition

w14474 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies and Child Development

w14466 Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Educational Acquisition of Young Adult Women

w14462 Dora L. Costa
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects

w14435 Tracy A. Falba
William T. Gallo
Jody L. Sindelar

Work Expectations, Realizations, and Depression in Older Workers

w14428 Douglas Almond
Bhashkar Mazumder

Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy

w14388 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Albert Yung-Hsu Liu
Kerry L. Papps

The Transmission of Women's Fertility, Human Capital and Work Orientation Across Immigrant Generations

w14387 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Kerry L. Papps

Gender, Source Country Characteristics and Labor Market Assimilation Among Immigrants: 1980-2000

w14364 Thomas DeLeire
Christopher Timmins

Roy Model Sorting and Non-Random Selection in the Valuation of a Statistical Life

w14346 Betsey Stevenson
Divorce Law and Women's Labor Supply

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

w14328 Liliana E. Pezzin
Robert A. Pollak
Barbara S. Schone

Long-Term Care of the Disabled Elderly: Do Children Increase Caregiving by Spouses?

w14317 David Neumark
The Age Discrimination in Employment Act and the Challenge of Population Aging

w14293 Adriana Kugler
Mutlu Yuksel

Effects of Low-Skilled Immigration on U.S. Natives: Evidence from Hurricane Mitch

w14288 Alan J. Auerbach
Federal Budget Rules: The US Experience

w14282 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Economic Growth and Subjective Well-Being: Reassessing the Easterlin Paradox

w14277 Matthew Neidell
Jane Waldfogel

Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Peer Effects in Early Education

w14276 Jesse Rothstein
Albert H. Yoon

Affirmative Action in Law School Admissions: What Do Racial Preferences Do?

w14275 Jesse Rothstein
Albert Yoon

Mismatch in Law School

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

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

w14266 Larry E. Jones
Alice Schoonbroodt
Michèle Tertilt

Fertility Theories: Can They Explain the Negative Fertility-Income Relationship?

w14248 Chinhui Juhn
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility in Africa: First Evidence from Population Based Surveys

w14231 John B. Shoven
Adjusting Government Policies for Age Inflation

w14220 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Happiness Inequality in the United States

w14211 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

Harming the Best: How Schools Affect the Black-White Achievement Gap

w14202 Alberto F. Alesina
Francesca Lotti
Paolo Emilio Mistrulli

Do Women Pay More for Credit? Evidence from Italy

w14201 Judith K. Hellerstein
Melissa McInerney
David Neumark

Neighbors And Co-Workers: The Importance Of Residential Labor Market Networks

w14185 C.Y. Cyrus Chu
Hung-Ken Chien
Ronald D. Lee

The Evolutionary Theory of Time Preferences and Intergenerational Transfers

w14167 Price V. Fishback
Rebecca Holmes
Samuel Allen

Lifting the Curse of Dimensionality: Measures of the Labor Legislation Climate in the States During the Progressive Era

w14157 Anupam Jena
Casey Mulligan
Tomas J. Philipson
Eric Sun

The Value of Life in General Equilibrium

w14118 Tara Watson
Angela Fertig

Minimum Drinking Age Laws and Infant Health Outcomes

w14114 Bruce Sacerdote
James Feyrer

Will the Stork Return to Europe and Japan? Understanding Fertility Within Developed Nations

w14105 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

How Changes in Social Security Affect Recent Retirement Trends

w14104 John Cawley
John R. Moran
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of Income on the Weight of Elderly Americans

w14097 Alessandra Fogli
Laura Veldkamp

Nature or Nurture? Learning and the Geography of Female Labor Force Participation

w14093 Ryan D. Edwards
The Cost of Uncertain Life Span

w14037 Trevon D. Logan
Health, Human Capital, and African American Migration Before 1910

w14036 Terra McKinnish
Randall Walsh
Kirk White

Who Gentrifies Low-Income Neighborhoods?

w13997 John Cawley
C. Katharina Spiess

Obesity and Skill Attainment in Early Childhood

w14009 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Gautier Duflos

Pharmaceutical innovation and the longevity of Australians: a first look

w13993 Jonathan Guryan
Erik Hurst
Melissa Schettini Kearney

Parental Education and Parental Time With Children

w13971 Emily Oster
Gang Chen

Hepatitis B Does Not Explain Male-Biased Sex Ratios in China

w13969 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Too Young to Leave the Nest: The Effects of School Starting Age

w13951 Peter Arcidiacono
Patrick Bayer
Aurel Hizmo

Beyond Signaling and Human Capital: Education and the Revelation of Ability

w13945 Dalton Conley
Brian J. McCabe

Bribery or Just Desserts? Evidence on the Influence of Congressional Voting Patterns on PAC Contributions from Exogenous Variation in the Sex Mix of Legislator Offspring

w13928 Keith Finlay
David Neumark

Is Marriage Always Good for Children? Evidence from Families Affected by Incarceration

w13923 Muriel Niederle
Carmit Segal
Lise Vesterlund

How Costly is Diversity? Affirmative Action in Light of Gender Differences in Competitiveness

w13922 Muriel Niederle
Alexandra H. Yestrumskas

Gender Differences in Seeking Challenges: The Role of Institutions

w13919 Matthias Doepke
Michèle Tertilt

Women's Liberation: What's in It for Men?

w13905 Raj Arunachalam
Trevon Logan

Is There Dowry Inflation in South Asia?

w13883 Joseph G. Altonji
Prashant Bharadwaj
Fabian Lange

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

w13877 Douglas Almond
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.

After Midnight: A Regression Discontinuity Design in Length of Postpartum Hospital Stays

w13870 Trevon D. Logan
Are Engel Curve Estimates of CPI Bias Biased?

w13869 Trevon D. Logan
Economies of Scale in the Household: Puzzles and Patterns from the American Past

w13847 Jason M. Fletcher
Barbara L. Wolfe

Education and Labor Market Consequences of Teenage Childbearing: Evidence Using the Timing of Pregnancy Outcomes and Community Fixed Effects

w13839 Radha Iyengar
Jonathan Monten

Is There an "Emboldenment" Effect? Evidence from the Insurgency in Iraq

w13828 Tanika Chakraborty
Sukkoo Kim

Caste, Kinship and Sex Ratios in India

w13826 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

Evidence From Maternity Leave Expansions of the Impact of Maternal Care on Early Child Development

w13816 John H. Tyler
Magnus Lofstrom

Is the GED an Effective Route to Postsecondary Education for School Dropouts?

w13793 Christopher Ruebeck
Susan Averett
Howard Bodenhorn

Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior

w13773 Anna Aizer
Neighborhood Violence and Urban Youth

w13785 Radha Iyengar
Lindsay Sabik
Cindy Southworth
Sarah Tucker
Cynthia Fraser

50,000 People a Day: The Use of Federally Funded Services for Intimate Partner Violence

w13748 Jeffrey R. Brown
Jeffrey R. Kling
Sendhil Mullainathan
Marian V. Wrobel

Why Don't People Insure Late Life Consumption: A Framing Explanation of the Under-Annuitization Puzzle

w13738 Marianne Bertrand
Simon Johnson
Krislert Samphantharak
Antoinette Schoar

Mixing Family With Business: A Study of Thai Business Groups and the Families Behind Them

w13727 Uri Gneezy
Kenneth L. Leonard
John A. List

Gender Differences in Competition: Evidence from a Matrilineal and a Patriarchal Society

w13725 Eli Berman
David D. Laitin

Religion, Terrorism and Public Goods: Testing the Club Model

w13722 Mary F. Evans
V. Kerry Smith

Complementarity and the Measurement of Individual Risk Tradeoffs: Accounting for Quantity and Quality of Life Effects


2007
w13715 Jody L. Sindelar
Jason Fletcher
Tracy Falba
Patricia Keenan
William T. Gallo

Impact of First Occupation on Health at Older Ages

w13707 Matthias Doepke
Moshe Hazan
Yishay Maoz

The Baby Boom and World War II: A Macroeconomic Analysis

w13700 Alma Cohen
Rajeev Dehejia
Dmitri Romanov

Do Financial Incentives Affect Fertility?

w13697 Wen-Jui Han
Christopher Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Parental Leave Policies and Parents' Employment and Leave-Taking

w13693 Todd Sinai
Nicholas S. Souleles

Net Worth and Housing Equity in Retirement

w13684 Morris M. Kleiner
Richard M. Todd

Mortgage Broker Regulations That Matter: Analyzing Earnings, Employment, and Outcomes for Consumers

w13680 Larry E. Jones
Alice Schoonbroodt

Complements versus Substitutes and Trends in Fertility Choice in Dynastic Models

w13667 Rebecca M. Blank
Kerwin Kofi Charles
James M. Sallee

Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior

w13663 Elizabeth Cascio
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

First in the Class? Age and the Education Production Function

w13649 Ashlesha Datar
Arkadipta Ghosh
Neeraj Sood

Mortality Risks, Health Endowments, and Parental Investments in Infancy: Evidence from Rural India

w13638 Alberto Alesina
Andrea Ichino
Loukas Karabarbounis

Gender Based Taxation and the Division of Family Chores

w13610 Emily Oster
Routes of Infection: Exports and HIV Incidence in Sub-Saharan Africa

w13657 John Bound
Todd Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men

w13606 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
Ebonya L. Washington

Segregation and Black Political Efficacy

w13600 John Cawley
Feng Liu

Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: A Search for Mechanisms in Time Use Data

w13599 W. Kip Viscusi
Joni Hersch

The Mortality Cost to Smokers

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

Fertility, Female Labor Force Participation, and the Demographic Dividend

w13537 Jeffrey R. Brown
Rational and Behavioral Perspectives on the Role of Annuities in Retirement Planning

w13494 Anna Aizer
Wages, Violence and Health in the Household

w13492 Anna Aizer
Pedro Dal Bó

Love, Hate and Murder: Commitment Devices in Violent Relationships

w13477 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser

Social Interactions and Smoking

w13476 John B. Shoven
New Age Thinking: Alternative Ways of Measuring Age, Their Relationship to Labor Force Participation, Goverment Policies and GDP

w13436 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Early Childbearing

w13417 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Steven D. Levitt

Hatred and Profits: Getting Under the Hood of the Ku Klux Klan

w13402 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
Daniel M. Hungerman

The Power of the Pill for the Next Generation

w13392 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst
Nikolai Roussanov

Conspicuous Consumption and Race

w13386 MaryBeth Walker
Erdal Tekin
Sally Wallace

Teen Smoking and Birth Outcomes

w13384 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Hongbin Li
Junsen Zhang

Long-Term Effects Of The 1959-1961 China Famine: Mainland China and Hong Kong

w13383 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

A Tax on Work for the Elderly: Medicare as a Secondary Payer

w13382 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Social Security and the Timing of Divorce

w13381 James Poterba
Steven Venti
David A. Wise

The Changing Landscape of Pensions in the United States

w13379 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Imperfect Knowledge of Pension Plan Type

w13348 Daniel M. Hungerman
Diversity and Crowd-out: A Theory of Cold-Glow Giving

w13343 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
The Wrong Side(s) of the Tracks Estimating the Causal Effects of Racial Segregation on City Outcomes

w13342 Braz Camargo
Todd Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Evidence about the Potential Role for Affirmative Action in Higher Education

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

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

w13323 Daniel M. Hungerman
Race and Charitable Church Activity

w13305 Robert Jensen
Emily Oster

The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women's Status in India

w13292 Victor Lavy
Analía Schlosser

Mechanisms and Impacts of Gender Peer Effects at School

orrc07-11 Gopi Shah Goda
John Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

A Tax on Work for the Elderly: Medicare as a Secondary Payer

w13279 Elizabeth Cascio
Nora Gordon
Ethan Lewis
Sarah Reber

From Brown to Busing

w13273 Charles Yuji Horioka
Wataru Suzuki
Tatsuo Hatta

Aging, Saving, and Public Pensions in Japan

w13263 Andrew K. Rose
Saktiandi Supaat

Fertility and the Real Exchange Rate

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

Older and Wiser? Birth Order and IQ of Young Men

w13230 Christine Jolls
Employment Law and the Labor Market

w13229 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

Why are Immigrants' Incarceration Rates so Low? Evidence on Selective Immigration, Deterrence, and Deportation

w13227 Olivier Deschenes
Enrico Moretti

Extreme Weather Events, Mortality and Migration

w13221 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink
Jocelyn E. Finlay

Does Age Structure Forecast Economic Growth?

w13206 Joseph Price
Justin Wolfers

Racial Discrimination Among NBA Referees

w13193 Sarah J. Reber
School Desegregation and Educational Attainment for Blacks

w13191 Sumit Agarwal
John C. Driscoll
Xavier Gabaix
David Laibson

The Age of Reason: Financial Decisions Over the Lifecycle

w13188 Michael Baker
Kevin S. Milligan

Maternal employment, breastfeeding, and health: Evidence from maternity leave mandates

w13186 Radha Iyengar
Does the Certainty of Arrest Reduce Domestic Violence? Evidence from Mandatory and Recommended Arrest laws

w13179 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Gender Roles and Technological Progress

w13167 Abhijit Banerjee
Sebastian Galiani
Jim Levinsohn
Zoë McLaren
Ingrid Woolard

Why Has Unemployment Risen in the New South Africa

w13142 Robert A. Pollak
Bargaining Around the Hearth

w13116 Sandra E. Black
Alexandra Spitz-Oener

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

w13105 John Ameriks
Andrew Caplin
Steven Laufer
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

The Joy of Giving or Assisted Living? Using Strategic Surveys to Separate Bequest and Precautionary Motives

w13091 James Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Rise of 401(k) Plans, Lifetime Earnings, and Wealth at Retirement

w13087 Rodrigo R. Soares
Health and the Evolution of Welfare across Brazilian Municipalities

w13083 James Poterba
Steven Venti
David A. Wise

New Estimates of the Future Path of 401(k) Assets

w13082 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser
Jacob L. Vigdor

When Are Ghettos Bad? Lessons from Immigrant Segregation in the United States

w13080 Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark
Melissa McInerney

Changes in Workplace Segregation in the United States between 1990 and 2000: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data

w13070 Una Okonkwo Osili
Bridget Terry Long

Does Female Schooling Reduce Fertility? Evidence from Nigeria

w13057 Kevin H. O'Rourke
Ahmed S. Rahman
Alan M. Taylor

Trade, Knowledge, and the Industrial Revolution

w13052 David Card
Alexandre Mas
Jesse Rothstein

Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation

w13049 Emily Oster
HIV and Sexual Behavior Change: Why Not Africa?

w13045 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Subsidized Contraception, Fertility, and Sexual Behavior

w13038 Bruce A. Weinberg
Social Interactions with Endogenous Associations

w13036 Roland G. Fryer
Michael Greenstone

The Causes and Consequences of Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities

w13013 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser
Allison B. Rosen

Is the US Population Behaving Healthier?

w13000 Michael Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Philippe Weil

Total Work, Gender and Social Norms

w12988 Jacob Vigdor
Jens Ludwig

Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap

w12985 Anders Bjorklund
Markus Jantti
Gary Solon

Nature and Nurture in the Intergenerational Transmission of Socioeconomic Status: Evidence from Swedish Children and Their Biological and Rearing Parents

w12981 Jonathan Skinner
Are You Sure You're Saving Enough for Retirement?

w12966 Carlos Bozzoli
Angus S. Deaton
Climent Quintana-Domeque

Child Mortality, Income and Adult Height

w12958 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Projecting Behavioral Responses to the Next Generation of Retirement Policies

w12944 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Marriage and Divorce: Changes and their Driving Forces

w12931 Jeffrey R. Kling
Methodological Frontiers of Public Finance Field Experiments

w12926 Eric V. Edmonds
Child Labor

w12908 Shelly Lundberg
Robert A. Pollak

The American Family and Family Economics

w12892 Dalton Conley
Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Africa's Lagging Demographic Transition: Evidence from Exogenous Impacts of Malaria Ecology and Agricultural Technology

w12888 Raquel Fernandez
Women, Work, and Culture

w12869 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Has Social Security Influenced Family Formation and Fertility in OECD Countries? An Economic and Econometric Analysis

w12864 Jin-Tan Liu
Meng-Wen Tsou
James Hammitt

Health Information and Subjective Survival Probability: Evidence from Taiwan

w12857 Ming-Jen Lin
Jin-Tan Liu
Shin-Yi Chou

As Low Birth Weight Babies Grow, Can 'Good' Parents Buffer this Adverse Factor? A Research Note.

w12848 Nasreen Khan
Robert Kaestner
Swu Jane Lin

Prescription Drug Insurance and Its Effect on Utilization and Health of the Elderly

w12840 Flavio Cunha
James Heckman

The Technology of Skill Formation

w12838 Bruno L. S. Falcao
Rodrigo R. Soares

The Demographic Transition and the Sexual Division of Labor

w12837 Rodrigo R. Soares
On the Determinants of Mortality Reductions in the Developing World

w12836 Javier A. Birchenall
Rodrigo R. Soares

Altruism, Fertility, and the Value of Children: Health Policy Evaluation and Intergenerational Welfare

w12834 James Poterba
Steven Venti
David A. Wise

The Decline of Defined Benefit Retirement Plans and Asset Flows


2006
w12805 Alan J. Auerbach
Ronald Lee

Notional Defined Contribution Pension Systems in a Stochastic Context: Design and Stability

w12796 Larry E. Jones
Michele Tertilt

An Economic History of Fertility in the U.S.: 1826-1960

w12770 Andrew Mason
Ronald Lee
An-Chi Tung
Mun-Sim Lai
Tim Miller

Population Aging and Intergenerational Transfers: Introducing Age into National Accounts

w12762 Beth J. Soldo
Olivia S. Mitchell
Rania Tfaily
John F. McCabe

Cross-Cohort Differences in Health on the Verge of Retirement

w12743 Emily Oster
Does Increased Access Increase Equality? Gender and Child Health Investments in India

w12723 Charles Yuji Horioka
Junmin Wan

The Determinants of Household Saving in China: A Dynamic Panel Analysis of Provincial Data

orrc06-09 Alan J. Auerbach
Ronald Lee

Notional Defined Contribution Pension Systems in a Stochastic Context: Design and Stability

w12709 Kelly Shue
Erzo F. P. Luttmer

Who Misvotes? The Effect of Differential Cognition Costs on Election Outcomes

w12688 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore
Younghwan Song

The Effect of Subjective Survival Probabilities on Retirement and Wealth in the United States

w12680 Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

Economic Well-Being at Older Ages: Income- and Consumption-Based Poverty Measures in the HRS

w12655 Midori Wakabayashi
Charles Y. Horioka

Is the Eldest Son Different? The Residential Choice of Siblings in Japan

w12651 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

School Quality and the Black-White Achievement Gap

w12636 Patricia E. Beeson
Werner Troesken

When Bioterrorism Was No Big Deal

w12630 Raj Arunachalam
Trevon D. Logan

On the Heterogeneity of Dowry Motives

w12608 Silvie Colman
Theodore J. Joyce
Robert Kaestner

Methodological Issues in the Evaluation of Parental Involvement Laws: Evidence from Texas

w12597 James Poterba
Joshua Rauh
Steven Venti
David Wise

Defined Contribution Plans, Defined Benefit Plans, and the Accumulation of Retirement Wealth

w12572 J. David Hacker
Michael R. Haines

American Indian Mortality in the Late Nineteenth Century: The Impact of Federal Assimilation Policies on a Vulnerable Population

w12571 Michael R. Haines
J. David Hacker

The Puzzle of the Antebellum Fertility Decline in the United States: New Evidence and Reconsideration

w12528 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Do Female Physicians Capture Their Scarcity Value? The Case of OB/GYNs

w12511 Daniel Polsky
Jalpa A. Doshi
Jose Escarce
Willard Manning
Susan M. Paddock
Liyi Cen
Jeannette Rogowski

The Health Effects of Medicare for the Near-Elderly Uninsured

w12494 Rebecca M. Blank
Heidi Shierholz

Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers

w12485 Adam Ashcraft
Kevin Lang

The Consequences of Teenage Childbearing

w12464 Kevin Lang
Erez Siniver

The Return to English in a Non-English Speaking Country: Russian Immigrants and Native Israelis in Israel

w12444 Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott
Michael Sherris
Shaun Yow

Financial Innovation for an Aging World

w12430 Jayanta Bhattacharya
William B. Vogt

Employment and Adverse Selection in Health Insurance

w12406 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Increased Utilization of HIV Drugs on Longevity and Medical Expenditures: An Assessment Based on Aggregate U.S. Time-Series Data

w12401 Alberto Arenas de Mesa
David Bravo
Jere R. Behrman
Olivia S. Mitchell
Petra E. Todd

The Chilean Pension Reform Turns 25: Lessons From the Social Protection Survey

w12391 Courtney Coile
Kevin Milligan

How Household Portfolios Evolve After Retirement: The Effect of Aging and Health Shocks

w12386 Jeffrey R. Brown
Courtney C. Coile
Scott J. Weisbenner

The Effect of Inheritance Receipt on Retirement

w12379 Ronald Lee
Sang-Hyop Lee
Andrew Mason

Charting the Economic Life Cycle

w12375 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano

Divorce, Fertility and the Shot Gun Marriage

w12368 Justin McCrary
The Effect of Court-Ordered Hiring Quotas on the Composition and Quality of Police

w12367 Leora Friedberg
Anthony Webb

Determinants and Consequences of Bargaining Power in Households

w12358 Liliana E. Pezzin
Robert A. Pollak
Barbara S. Schone

Efficiency in Family Bargaining: Living Arrangements and Caregiving Decisions of Adult Children and Disabled Elderly Parents

w12321 Francine D. Blau
Jed DeVaro

New Evidence on Gender Difference in Promotion Rates: An Empirical Analysis of a Sample of New Hires

w12269 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson

Disease and Development: The Effect of Life Expectancy on Economic Growth

w12207 Charles T. Clotfelter
Helen F. Ladd
Jacob L. Vigdor

The Academic Achievement Gap in Grades 3 to 8

w12184 David M. Cutler
Mary Beth Landrum
Kate A. Stewart

Intensive Medical Care and Cardiovascular Disease Disability Reductions

w12181 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
AIDS, "Reversal" of the Demographic Transition and Economic Development: Evidence from Africa

w12179 Elizabeth Cascio
Public Preschool and Maternal Labor Supply: Evidence from the Introduction of Kindergartens into American Public Schools

w12150 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
Jonathan Gruber
Phillip B. Levine
Douglas Staiger

Abortion and Selection

w12147 David N. Weil
Population Aging

w12143 Jacob L. Vigdor
The New Promised Land: Black-White Convergence in the American South, 1960-2000

w12140 Heinrich Hock
David N. Weil

The Dynamics of the Age Structure, Dependency, and Consumption

w12139 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz
Ilyana Kuziemko

The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap

w12124 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser

Why Do Europeans Smoke More than Americans?

w12120 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of New Laboratory Procedures and Other Medical Innovations on the Health of Americans, 1990-2003: Evidence from Longitudinal, Disease-Level Data

w12105 Anna Aizer
Public Health Insurance, Program Take-Up, and Child Health

w12078 David Card
Jesse Rothstein

Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap

w12066 Roland G. Fryer
Steven D. Levitt

Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children

w12056 Howard Bodenhorn
Single Parenthood and Childhood Outcomes in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Urban South

w12048 Joanna Lahey
State Age Protection Laws and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act

w12040 David M. Cutler
Mary Beth Landrum
Kate A. Stewart

How Do the Better Educated Do It? Socioeconomic Status and the Ability to Cope with Underlying Impairment

w12038 Marcos Chamon
Michael Kremer

Economic Transformation, Population Growth and the Long-Run World Income Distribution

w12021 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse M. Shapiro

Does Television Rot Your Brain? New Evidence from the Coleman Study

w12005 Joshua Angrist
Aimee Chin
Ricardo Godoy

Is Spanish-Only Schooling Responsible for the Puerto Rican Language Gap?

w11989 Justin Wolfers
Diagnosing Discrimination: Stock Returns and CEO Gender

w11985 Lex Borghans
Bas ter Weel
Bruce A. Weinberg

People People: Social Capital and the Labor-Market Outcomes of Underrepresented Groups

w11984 Leora Friedberg
Anthony Webb

Life is Cheap: Using Mortality Bonds to Hedge Aggregate Mortality Risk

w11974 James Poterba
Joshua Rauh
Steven Venti
David Wise

Lifecycle Asset Allocation Strategies and the Distribution of 401(k) Retirement Wealth

w11964 Jeffrey Brown
James Poterba

Household Ownership of Variable Annuities

w11963 David M. Cutler
Angus S. Deaton
Adriana Lleras-Muney

The Determinants of Mortality

w11953 Claudia Goldin
The Quiet Revolution that Transformed Women's Employment, Education, and Family

w11934 W. Kip Viscusi
Regulation of Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks

w11924 Ebonya Washington
Female Socialization: How Daughters Affect Their Legislator Fathers' Voting on Women's Issues

w11916 Orley Ashenfelter
Measuring the Value of a Statistical Life: Problems and Prospects

w11915 Ebonya Washington
How Black Candidates Affect Voter Turnout


2005
w11899 David Galenson
The Greatest Artists of the Twentieth Century

w11880 Esther Duflo
Rema Hanna

Monitoring Works: Getting Teachers to Come to School

w11872 Lingxin Hao
V. Joseph Hotz
Ginger Z. Jin

Games Parents and Adolescents Play: Risky Behaviors, Parental Reputation, and Strategic Transfers

w11866 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

A Dual Policy Paradox: Why Have Trade and Immigration Policies Always Differed in Labor-Scarce Economies

w11837 Dan T. Rosenbaum
Christopher J. Ruhm

The Cost of Caring for Young Children

w11835 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser

New Evidence on the Causal Link Between the Quantity and Quality of Children

w11796 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell Salvanes

From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes

w11754 Trevon D. Logan
The Transformation of Hunger: The Demand for Calories Past and Present

w11704 Grant Miller
Contraception as Development? New Evidence from Family Planning in Colombia

w11690 Antonio J. Trujillo
John A. Vernon
Laura Rodriguez Wong
Gustavo Angeles

Race and Health Disparities Among Seniors in Urban Areas in Brazil

w11668 Hans Fehr
Sabine Jokisch
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Will China Eat Our Lunch or Take Us Out to Dinner? Simulating the Transition Paths of the U.S., EU, Japan, and China

w11659 Thomas J. Kniesner
W. Kip Viscusi
Christopher Woock
James P. Ziliak

How Unobservable Productivity Biases the Value of a Statistical Life

orrc05-04 Axel Boersch-Supan
Alexander Ludwig
Joachim Winter

Aging, Pension Reform, and Capital Flows: A Multi-Country Simulation Model

w11636 David Neumark
Donna Rothstein

Do School-To-Work Programs Help the "Forgotten Half"?

w11620 Peter Lorentzen
John McMillan
Romain Wacziarg

Death and Development

w11605 Amitabh Chandra
Andrew A. Samwick

Disability Risk and the Value of Disability Insurance

w11590 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Endogenous Fertility, Mortality and Economic Growth: Can a Malthusian Framework Account for the Conflicting Historical Trends in Population?

w11569 Raquel Fernández
Alessandra Fogli

Fertility: The Role of Culture and Family Experience

w11522 Anna Aizer
Sara McLanahan

The Impact of Child Support Enforcement on Fertility, Parental Investment and Child Well-Being

w11512 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans

w11445 Alan Krueger
Jesse Rothstein
Sarah Turner

Race, Income, and College in 25 Years: The Continuing Legacy of Segregation and Discrimination

w11435 Joanna Lahey
Age, Women, and Hiring: An Experimental Study

w11432 Kurt Unger
Regional Economic Development and Mexican Out-Migration

w11423 Brian Duncan
Stephen J. Trejo

Ethnic Identification, Intermarriage, and Unmeasured Progress by Mexican Americans

w11406 Andrew G. Biggs
Jeffrey R. Brown
Glenn Springstead

Alternative Methods of Price Indexing Social Security: Implications for Benefits and System Financing

w11405 Kevin M. Murphy
Robert H. Topel

The Value of Health and Longevity

w11295 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser
Jacob L. Vigdor

Is the Melting Pot Still Hot? Explaining the Resurgence of Immigrant Segregation

w11281 George J. Borjas
Lawrence F. Katz

The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States

w11268 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli

Culture: An Empirical Investigation of Beliefs, Work, and Fertility

w11246 Price V. Fishback
Michael R. Haines
Shawn Kantor

Births, Deaths, and New Deal Relief during the Great Depression

w11239 Robert A. Pollak
Bargaining Power in Marriage: Earnings, Wage Rates and Household Production

w11233 Robert W. Fogel
Changes in the Physiology of Aging during the Twentieth Century

w11230 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980-2000

w11217 George J. Borjas
The Labor Market Impact of High-Skill Immigration

w11211 Stefano DellaVigna
Joshua M. Pollet

Attention, Demographics, and the Stock Market

w11177 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher

Reading, Writing and Raisinets: Are School Finances Contributing to Children's Obesity?

w11159 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

Selection, Investment, and Women's Relative Wages Since 1975

w11146 Michele Boldrin
Mariacristina De Nardi
Larry E. Jones

Fertility and Social Security

w11135 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

How Does Job-Protected Maternity Leave Affect Mothers' Employment and Infant Health?

w11121 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Social Security, Demographic Trends, and Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence from the International Experience

w11113 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ethan G. Lewis

Schooling and the AFQT: Evidence from School Entry Laws

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

w11039 Amy Finkelstein
Kathleen McGarry
Amir Sufi

Dynamic Inefficiencies in Insurance Markets: Evidence from long-term care insurance


2004
w10989 Jeffrey R. Brown
Amy Finkelstein

The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market

w10920 Karen Norberg
Partnership Status and the Human Sex Ratio at Birth

w10911 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereaux
Kjell Salvanes

Fast Times at Ridgemont High? The Effect of Compulsory Schooling Laws on Teenage Births

w10905 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The social Security Retirement Earnings Test, Retirement and Benefit Claiming

w10902 Dora L. Costa
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans

w10892 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

The Closing of the Gender Gap as a Roy Model Illusion

w10890 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

The Evolution of Income and Fertility Inequalities over the Course of Economic Development: A Human Capital Perspective

w10884 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Drug Vintage on Survival: Micro Evidence from Puerto Rico's Medicaid Program

w10876 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Minimum Hours Constraints, Job Requirements and Retirement

w10862 Susann Rohwedder
Steven J. Haider
Michael Hurd

Increases in Wealth among the Elderly in the Early 1990s: How Much is Due to Survey Design?

w10853 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

The US Gender Pay Gap in the 1990s: Slowing Convergence

w10851 James Poterba
The Impact of Population Aging on Financial Markets

w10817 David E. Bloom
David Canning

Global Demographic Change: Dimensions and Economic Significance

w10810 Courtney C. Coile
Health Shocks and Couples' Labor Supply Decisions

w10782 Jeffrey R. Brown
Amy Finkelstein

Supply or Demand: Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?

w10779 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Bulls, Bears, and Retirement Behavior

w10772 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

Marriage and Divorce since World War II: Analyzing the Role of Technological Progress on the Formation of Households

w10765 Jeremy Greenwood
Ananth Seshadri

Technological Progress and Economic Transformation

w10763 David H. Autor
David Scarborough

Will Job Testing Harm Minority Workers?

w10752 Robert W. Fogel
High Performing Asian Economies

w10740 Christine Jolls
J.J. Prescott

Disaggregating Employment Protection: The Case of Disability Discrimination

w10720 Sandra E. Black
Paul G. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

The More the Merrier? The Effect of Family Composition on Children's Education

orrc04-07 Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Kent Smetters
Jan Walliser

Diminishing America's Demographic Dilemma Through Pre-Funding Social Security

w10713 Joshua Angrist
Eric Bettinger
Michael Kremer

Long-Term Consequences of Secondary School Vouchers: Evidence from Administrative Records in Colombia

w10699 Sanders Korenman
Ted Joyce
Robert Kaestner
Jennifer Walper

What Did the "Illegitimacy Bonus" Reward?

w10691 Christopher J. Ruhm
Maternal Employment and Adolescent Development

w10680 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Policy in Europe

w10653 Anne C. Case
Christina Paxson

Sex Differences in Morbidity and Mortality

w10604 Alberto Abadie
Sebastien Gay

The Impact of Presumed Consent Legislation on Cadaveric Organ Donation: A Cross Country Study

w10529 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

International Migration in the Long-Run: Positive Selection, Negative Selection and Policy

w10459 Erdal Tekin
Child Care Subsidy Receipt, Employment, and Child Care Choices of Single Mothers

w10452 Katherine A. Magnuson
Christopher J. Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Does Prekindergarten Improve School Preparation and Performance?

w10401 Orley Ashenfelter
Michael Greenstone

Estimating the Value of a Statistical Life: The Importance of Omitted Variables and Publication Bias

w10381 Li Gan
Guan Gong

Mortality Risk and Educational Attainment of Black and White Men

w10377 Avi Dor
Michael Grossman
Siran M.Koroukian

Transaction Prices and Managed Care Discounting for Selected Medical Technologies: A Bargaining Approach

w10328 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Expanding Pharmaceutical Arsenal in the War on Cancer

w10320 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

Household vs. Personal Accounts of the U.S. Labor Market, 1965-2000

w10311 Robert W. Fogel
Changes in the Disparities in Chronic Disease during the Course of the Twentieth Century

w10307 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

Consumption vs. Expenditure

w10306 Eric Edmonds
Kristin Mammen
Douglas L. Miller

Rearranging the Family? Income Support and Elderly Living Arrangements in a Low Income Country

w10274 Erdal Tekin
Single Mothers Working at Night: Standard Work, Child Care Subsidies, and Implications for Welfare Reform

w10266 Thomas J. Kniesner
James P. Ziliak
W. Kip Viscusi

Life-Cycle Consumption and the Age-Adjusted Value of Life

w10252 Donald R. Davis
David E. Weinstein

A Search for Multiple Equilibria in Urban Industrial Structure

w10214 Ted Joyce
Robert Kaestner
Sanders Korenman
Stanley Henshaw

Family Cap Provisions and Changes in Births and Abortions

w10199 Joseph E. Aldy
W. Kip Viscusi

Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life


2003
w10191 Edward L. Glaeser
Albert Saiz

The Rise of the Skilled City

w10186 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jungmin Lee

Stressed Out on Four Continents: Time Crunch or Yuppie Kvetch?

w10182 Arie Kapteyn
Constantijn Panis

The Size and Composition of Wealth Holdings in the United States, Italy, and the Netherlands

w10122 Rajeev Dehejia
Adriana Lleras-Muney

The Timing of Births: Is the Health of Infants Counter-Cyclical?

w10066 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Why the Apple Doesn't Fall Far: Understanding Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital

w10060 David Neumark
Donna Rothstein

School-to-Career Programs and Transitions to Employment and Higher Education

w10014 Justin Wolfers
Did Unilateral Divorce Laws Raise Divorce Rates? A Reconciliation and New Results

w9999 Leora Friedberg
Anthony Webb

Retirement and the Evolution of Pension Structure

w9975 David McCarthy
Olivia S. Mitchell

International Adverse Selection in Life Insurance and Annuities

w9933 Dora L. Costa
Joanna Lahey

Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data

w9827 William H. Dow
Kristine A. Gonzalez
Luis Rosero-Bixby

Aggregation and Insurance Mortality Estimation

w9779 Steven G. Allen
Robert L. Clark
Linda S. Ghent

Phasing Into Retirement

w9765 Gary S. Becker
Tomas J. Philipson
Rodrigo R. Soares

The Quantity and Quality of Life and the Evolution of World Inequality

w9756 Simeon Djankov
Rafael La Porta
Florencio Lopez-de-Silane
Andrei Shleifer
Juan Botero

The Regulation of Labor

w9755 George J. Borjas
The Labor Demand Curve is Downward Sloping: Reexamining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market

w9708 Joshua D. Angrist
Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Theory and Practice

w9681 Angela K. Dills
Jeffrey K. Miron

Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis

w9665 David Blau
Erdal Tekin

The Determinants and Consequences of Child Care Subsidies for Single Mothers

w9650 Reuben Gronau
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Time Vs. Goods: The Value of Measuring Household Production Technologies

w9632 Jennifer Hunt
Teen Births Keep American Crime High

w9628 Donna K. Ginther
Robert A. Pollak

Does Family Structure Affect Children's Educational Outcomes?

w9610 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Child Health on Parents' Relationship Status

w9585 John Kennan
James R. Walker

The Effect of Expected Income on Individual Migration Decisions

w9579 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Matthew O. Jackson

Categorical Cognition: A Psychological Model of Categories and Identification in Decision Making

w9576 John Van Reenen
Active Labour Market Policies and the British New Deal for the Young Unemployed in Context

w9549 Werner Troesken
Lead Water Pipes and Infant Mortality in Turn-of-the-Century Massachusetts

w9513 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Skinner

Geography and Racial Health Disparities

w9507 Laura Argys
Naci Mocan

Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? An Analysis of Prisoners on Death Row in the United States

w9487 W. Kip Viscusi
Joseph E. Aldy

The Value of a Statistical Life: A Critical Review of Market Estimates throughout the World

w9484 Hiroshi Ono
Marcus E. Rebick

Constraints on the Level and Efficient Use of Labor in Japan

w9476 Amitabh Chandra
Is the Convergence of the Racial Wage Gap Illusory?

w9448 Cameron Howell
Sarah E. Turner

Legacies in Black and White: The Racial Composition of the Legacy Pool

w9440 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Routine


2002
w9406 Theodore Joyce
Robert Kaestner
Sanders Korenman

Welfare Reform and Non-Marital Fertility in the 1990s: Evidence from Birth Records

w9404 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement and the Stock Market Bubble

w9396 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980

w9338 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Jane Waldfogel

The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census

w9314 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst

The Correlation of Welath Across Generations

w9244 Michael Grossman
Sara Markowitz

I Did What Last Night?!!! Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use

w9234 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli
Claudia Olivetti

Marrying Your Mom: Preference Transmission and Women's Labor and Education Choices

w9231 Charles H. Mullin
Ping Wang

The Timing of Childbearing among Heterogeneous Women in Dynamic General Equilibrium

w9216 Michael Grossman
Robert Kaestner
Sara Markowitz

Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior

w9193 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Abortion Legalization and Adolescent Substance Use

w9172 H. Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis

w9159 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

What Fundamentals Drive World Migration?

w9142 Michael Hurd
James P. Smith

Expected Bequests and Their Distribution

w9140 Michael D. Hurd
James P. Smith
Julie M. Zissimopoulos

The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming

w9094 Orley Ashenfelter
Michael Greenstone

Using Mandated Speed Limits to Measure the Value of a Statistical Life

w9081 Michael W. Klein
Work and Play: International Evidence of Gender Equality in Employment and Sports

w9061 Hope Corman
Naci Mocan

Carrots, Sticks and Broken Windows

w9051 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Joan Y. Moriarty
Andre Portela Souza

The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: Evidence from the United States

w9043 Giuseppe Bertola
Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns

w9042 Michael R. Haines
Ethnic Differences in Demographic Behavior in the United States: Has There Been Convergence?

w9033 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Is Retirement Depressing?: Labor Force Inactivity and Psychological Well-Being in Later Life

w9028 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Ming-Ching Luoh

Gender Differences in Completed Schooling

w8998 Ximena Clark
Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Where Do U.S. Immigrants Come From, and Why?

w8984 Charles F. Manski
Joram Mayshar

Private and Social Incentives for Fertility: Israeli Puzzles

w8975 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Steven D. Levitt

Understanding the Black-White Test Score Gap in the First Two Years of School

w8964 Brian A. Jacob
Where the boys aren't: Non-cognitive skills, returns to school and the gender gap in higher education

w8945 George J. Borjas
Homeownership in the Immigrant Population

w8911 Gary V. Engelhardt
Jonathan Gruber
Cynthia D. Perry

Social Security and Elderly Living Arrangements

w8902 Price V. Fishback
Michael R. Haines
Shawn Kantor

The Welfare of Children During the Great Depression

w8845 Kevin Milligan
Subsidizing the Stork: New Evidence on Tax Incentives and Fertility

w8843 Dora L. Costa
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample

w8836 William J. Collins
Melissa A. Thomasson

Exploring the Racial Gap in Infant Mortality Rates, 1920-1970

w8813 Phillip B. Levine
Douglas Staiger

Abortion as Insurance

w8784 Marianne P. Bitler
Jonah B. Gelbach
Hilary W. Hoynes

The Impact of Welfare Reform on Living Arrangements

w8770 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Phillip B. Levine

Maternal Employment and Overweight Children


2001
w8670 Elizabeth Powers
David Neumark

The Supplemental Security Income Program and Incentives to Take Up Social Security Early Retirement: Empirical Evidence from Matched SIPP and Social..

w8556 David Cutler
Ellen Meara

Changes in the Age Distribution of Mortality Over the 20th Century

w8523 Peter C. Coyte
Mark Stabile

Household Responses to Public Home Care Programs

w8519 Derek Neal
The Economics of Family Structure

w8513 Katharine G. Abraham
Robert Shimer

Changes in Unemployment Duration and Labor Force Attachment

w8474 Claudia Goldin
Maria Shim

Making a Name

w8466 Robert Barsky
John Bound
Kerwin Charles
Joseph Lupton

Accounting for the Black-White Wealth Gap: A Nonparametric Approach

w8377 Raquel Fernandez
Education, Segregation and Marital Sorting: Theory and an Application to UK Data

w8291 H. Naci Mocan
Can Consumers Detect Lemons? Information Asymmetry in the Market for Child Care

w8241 Orazio P. Attanasio
Carl Emmerson

Differential Mortality in the UK

w8236 Victor R. Fuchs
The Financial Problems of the Elderly: A Holistic Approach

w8215 David Neumark
Wendy A. Stock

The Effects of Race and Sex Discrimination Laws

w8152 David Neumark
Age Discrimination Legislation in the United States

w8124 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Demographic and Economic Pressure on Emigration Out of Africa

w8091 Suzanne Doyle
Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott

Annuity Values in Defined Contribution Retirement Systems: The Case of Singapore and Australia

w8082 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

Retirement Incentives and Expectations


2000
w8056 Anne Case
I-Fen Lin
Sara McLanahan

Understanding Child Support Trends: Economic, Demographic, and Political Contributions

w8031 David T. Ellwood
Jeffrey B. Liebman

The Middle Class Parent Penalty: Child Benefits in the U.S. Tax Code

w8000 Dora L. Costa
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans

w7968 Jonathan Gruber
Is Making Divorce Easier Bad for Children? The Long Run Implications of Unilateral Divorce

w7937 Michael Baker
Nicole M. Fortin

Does Comparable Worth Work in a Decentralized Labor Market?

w7806 David M. Blau
Child Care Subsidy Programs

w7733 David Neumark
Mary Joyce

An Introduction to School-To-Work Programs in the NLSY97: How Prevalent are They, and Which Youths do They Serve?

w7719 David Neumark
Mary Joyce

Evaluating School-To-Work Programs Using the New NLSY

w7670 Lingxin Hao
V. Joseph Hotz
Ginger Zhe Jin

Games Daughters and Parents Play: Teenage Childbearing, Parental Reputation, and Strategic Transfers

w7666 Christopher J. Ruhm
Parental Employment and Child Cognitive Development

w7608 Dora L. Costa
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor

w7601 Phillip B. Levine
The Sexual Activity and Birth Control Use of American Teenagers

w7597 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

How Effective is Redistribution Under the Social Security Benefit Formula?

w7588 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement Outcomes in the Health and Retirement Study

w7560 Jeffrey R. Brown
Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities

w7530 Michael Kremer
Daniel Chen

Income-distribution Dynamics with Endogenous Fertility

w7522 Phillip B. Levine
David J. Zimmerman

Children's Welfare Exposure and Subsequent Development

w7519 David Neumark
Mark Schweitzer
William Wascher

The Effects of Minimum Wages Throughout the Wage Distribution

w7510 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Jane Waldfogel

Understanding Young Women's Marriage Decisions: The Role of Labor and Marriage Market Conditions

w7500 Sara Markowitz
The Role of Alcohol and Drug Consumption in Determining Physical Fights and Weapon Carrying by Teenagers

w7455 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Togetherness: Spouses' Synchronous Leisure, and the Impact of Children


1999
w7381 Olivia Mitchell
New Trends in Pension Benefit and Retirement Provisions

w7371 Michael Baker
Nicole M. Fortin

Occupational Gender Composition and Wages in Canada: 1987-1988

w7344 Michael Hout
Harvey S. Rosen

Self-Employment, Family Background, and Race

w7323 Harry Holzer
David Neumark

Assessing Affirmative Action

w7243 Phillip J. Levine
Olivia S. Mitchell
John W. Phillips

Worklife Determinants of Retirement Income Differentials Between Men and Women

w7225 David M. Blau
H. Naci Mocan

The Supply of Quality in Child Care Centers

w7224 Matthew Higgins
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Explaining Inequality the World Round: Cohort Size, Kuznets Curves, andOpenness

w7200 Leora Friedberg
The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test

w7199 Jeffrey R. Brown
James M. Poterba

Joint Life Annuities and Annuity Demand by Married Couples

w7197 Erling Barth
Harald Dale-Olsen

Monopsonistic Discrimination and the Gender-Wage Gap

w7193 Jeffrey R. Brown
Are the Elderly Really Over-Annuitized? New Evidence on Life Insurance and Bequests

w7191 Jeffrey R. Brown
Private Pensions, Mortality Risk, and the Decision to Annuitize

w7174 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Employer Provided Pension Data in the NLS Mature Women's Survey and in the Health and Retirement Study

w7167 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Xin Meng
Junsen Zhang

Dress for Success -- Does Primping Pay?

w7166 Jens Ludwig
Philip J. Cook

The Benefits of Reducing Gun Violence: Evidence from Contingent-Valuation Survey Data

w6217 Dora L. Costa
A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women

w7130 Jeffrey A. Miron
The Effect of Alcohol Prohibition on Alcohol Consumption

w7109 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990

w7073 Richard B. Freeman
William M. Rodgers III

Area Economic Conditions and the Labor Market Outcomes of Young Men in the 1990s Expansion

w7058 Patricia M. Anderson
Philip B. Levine

Child Care and Mothers' Employment Decisions

w7041 Alan J. Auerbach
Philip Oreopoulos

Generational Accounting and Immigration in the United States

w6997 Kimberly Bayard
Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth Troske

Why are Racial and Ethnic Wage Gaps Larger for Men than for Women? Exploring the Role of Segregation

w6295 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Implications of Rising Personal Retirement Saving

w6974 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

The Role of Deportation in the Incarceration of Immigrants

w6918 James M. Poterba
Mark J. Warshawsky

The Costs of Annuitizing Retirement Payouts from Individual Accounts


1998
w6854 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Changing Pensions in Cross-Section and Panel Data: Analysis with Employer Provided Plan Descriptions

w6811 Oded Galor
David N. Weil

Population, Technology, and Growth: From the Malthusian Regime to the Demographic Transition and Beyond

w6805 David Neumark
Elizabeth Powers

Welfare for the Elderly: The Effects of SSI on Pre-Retirement Labor Supply

w6779 Charles T. Clotfelter
Public School Segregation in Metropolitan Areas

w6777 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Todd R. Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

The Dynamic Effects of Health on the Labor Force Transitions of Older Workers

w6774 James M. Poterba
Population Age Structure and Asset Returns: An Empirical Investigation

w6769 Karen Norberg
The Effects of Daycare Reconsidered

w6755 Victor R. Fuchs
Health Care for the Elderly: How Much? Who Will Pay for It?

w6679 Joshua D. Angrist
John H. Johnson
IV

Effects of Work-Related Absences on Families: Evidence from the Gulf War

w6645 Andrew A. Samwick
Jonathan Skinner

How Will Defined Contribution Pension Plans Affect Retirement Income?

w6642 Victor R. Fuchs
Provide, Provide: The Economics of Aging

w6629 Sara Markowitz
Michael Grossman

The Effects of Alcohol Regulation on Physical Child Abuse

w6605 Harry J. Holzer
David Neumark

What Does Affirmative Action Do?

w6573 David Neumark
Labor Market Information and Wage Differentials by Race and Sex

w6548 Leora Friedberg
The Effect of Old Age Assistance on Retirement

w6536 David Neumark
Mark Schweitzer
William Wascher

The Effects of Minimum Wages on the Distribution of Family Incomes: A Non-Parametric Analysis

w6511 Kathleen McGarry
Robert F. Schoeni

Social Security, Economic Growth, and the Rise in Independence of Elderly Widows in the 20th Century

w6479 Douglas Kruse
Douglas Mahony

Illegal Child Labor in the United States: Prevalence and Characteristics

w6478 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Social Security Benefits of Immigrants and U.S. Born

w6398 Leora Friedberg
Did Unilateral Divorce Raise Divorce Rates? Evidence from Panel Data

w6391 John H. Tyler
Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett

Estimating the Impact of the GED on the Earnings of Young Dropouts Using a Series of Natural Experiments


1997
w6337 James Poterba
The Estate Tax and After-Tax Investment Returns

w6328 H. Naci Mocan
Deborah Viola

The Determinants of Child Care Workers' Wages and Compensation: Sectoral Differences, Human Capital, Race, Insiders and Outsiders

w6321 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth R. Troske

Market Forces and Sex Discrimination

w6316 Olivia S. Mitchell
Flavio Ataliba Barreto

After Chile, What? Second-Round Pension Reforms in Latin America

w6308 Jonathan Gruber
Social Security and Retirement in Canada

w6303 David Neumark
Elizabeth Powers

The Effect of Means-Tested Income Support for the Elderly on Pre-Retirement Saving: Evidence from the SSI Program in the U.S.

w6268 David E. Bloom
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Demographic Transitions and Economic Miracles in Emerging Asia

w6265 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

Does Immigration Hurt African-American Self-Employment?

w6249 Alan M. Garber
Thomas E. MaCurdy
Mark B. McClellan

Persistence of Medicare Expenditures Among Elderly Beneficiaries

w6240 James F. Moore
Olivia S. Mitchell

Projected Retirement Wealth and Savings Adequacy in the Health and Retirement Study

w6208 Patricia M. Anderson
Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Trends in Male Labor Force Participation And Retirement: Some Evidence On The Role Of Pensions And Social Security In The 1970's And 1980's

w6206 Francine D. Blau
Trends in the Well-Being of American Women, 1970-1995

w6193 Michael D. Hurd
Kathleen McGarry

The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival

w6088 David Neumark
Wendy A. Stock

Age Discrimination Laws and Labor Market Efficiency

w6047 Jeff Grogger
Stephen G. Bronars

The Effect of Welfare Payments on the Marriage and Fertility Behavior of Unwed Mothers: Results from a Twins Experiment

w6034 Jonathan Gruber
Phillip Levine
Douglas Staiger

Abortion Legalization and Child Living Circumstances: Who is the "Marginal Child?"

w6031 Sanders Korenman
David Neumark

Cohort Crowding and Youth Labor Markets: A Cross-National Analysis

w6003 Jeff Grogger
Local Violence, Educational Attainment, and Teacher Pay

w6002 Olivia S. Mitchell
James M. Poterba
Mark J. Warshawsky

New Evidence on the Money's Worth of Individual Annuities

w5912 Alan L. Gustman
Olivia S. Mitchell
Andrew A. Samwick
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Pension and Social Security Wealth in the Health and Retirement Study


1996
w5807 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

The Effect of Teen Childbearing and Single Parenthood on Childhood Disabilities and Progress in School

w5781 David E. Bloom
Cecilia Conrad
Cynthia Miller

Child Support and Fathers' Remarriage and Fertility

w5769 Alan B. Krueger
Do Markets Respond More to More Reliable Labor Market Data? A Test of Market Rationality

w5763 Geoffrey Carliner
The Wages and Language Skills of U.S. Immigrants

w5762 James M. Poterba
David A. Wise

Individual Financial Decisions in Retirement Saving Plans and The Provision of Resources for Retirement

w5733 David Neumark
Rosella Gardecki

Women Helping Women? Role-Model and Mentoring Effects on Female Ph.D. Student in Economics

w5677 James M. Poterba
Demographic Structure and the Political Economy of Public Education

w5664 Francine D. Blau
The Gender Pay Gap

w5647 Jaisri Gangadharan
Joshua Rosenbloom
Joyce Jacobson
James Wishart Pearre III

The Effects of Child-Bearing on Married Women's Labor Supply and Earnings: Using Twin Births as a Natural Experiment

w5619 Richard W. Johnson
David Neumark

Age Discrimination, Job Separation, and Employment Status of Older Workers: Evidence from Self-Reports

w5615 Phillip B. Levine
Douglas Staiger
Thomas J. Kane
David J. Zimmerman

Roe v. Wade and American Fertility

w5603 Harry Holzer
David Neumark

Are Affirmative Action Hires Less Qualified? Evidence from Employer-Employee Data on New Hires

w5580 Charles Brown
Mary Corcoran

Sex-Based Differences in School Content and the Male/Female Wage Gap

w5572 Anne Case
Angus Deaton

Large Cash Transfers to the Elderly in South Africa

w5536 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status

w5521 Robert Kaestner
Are Brothers Really Better? Sibling Sex Composition and Educational Achievement Revisited

w5492 Edward Montgomery
John Navin

Cross-State Variation in Medicaid Programs and Female Labor Supply

w5485 Alan B. Krueger
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

A Statistical Analysis of Crime Against Foreigners in Unified Germany

w5429 Dora L. Costa
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments

w5406 Joshua D. Angrist
William N. Evans

Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of the 1970 State Abortion Reforms


1995
w5366 Jeff E. Biddle
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Beauty, Productivity and Discrimination: Lawyers' Looks and Lucre

w5354 Theodore Joyce
Robert Kaestner

State Reproductive Policies and Adolescent Pregnancy Resolution: The Case of Parental Involvement Laws

h0076 Dora L. Costa
Richard H. Steckel

Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States

w5296 Angus Deaton
Christina Paxson

Measuring Poverty Among the Elderly

w5294 Mark B. McClellan
David A. Wise

Where the Money Goes: Medical Expenditures in a Large Corporation

w5293 H. Naci Mocan
The Child Care Industry: Cost Functions, Efficiency, and Quality

w5287 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Effects of Special Saving Programs on Saving and Wealth

w5230 Sanders Korenman
Christopher Winship

A Reanalysis of The Bell Curve

w5223 Robin L. Lumsdaine
Factors Affecting Labor Supply Decisions and Retirement Income

w5222 Geoffrey Carliner
The Language Ability of U.S. Immigrants: Assimilation and Cohort Effects

w5200 Michael Grossman
Frank J. Chaloupka
Ismail Sirtalan

An Empirical Analysis of Alcohol Addiction: Results from the Monitoring the Future Panels

w5190 Robin L. Lumsdaine
James H. Stock
David A. Wise

Why are Retirement Rates So High at Age 65?

w5188 Claudia Goldin
Career and Family: College Women Look to the Past

w5169 Mary C. Daly
John Bound

Worker Adaptation and Employer Accommodation Following the Onset of a Health Impairment

t0182 Sanders Korenman
Noreen Goldman
Haishan Fu

Refining Estimates of Marital Status Differences in Mortality at Older Ages

w5159 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race and Education Differences in Disability Status and Labor Force Attachment

w5092 David Neumark
William Wascher

The Effects of Minimum Wages on Teenage Employment and Enrollment: Evidence from Matched CPS Surveys

w5044 David Neumark
Andrew Postlewaite

Relative Income Concerns and the Rise in Married Women's Employment

w5040 H. Naci Mocan
Quality Adjusted Cost Functions for Child Care Centers

w5038 Robert Kaestner
The Effects of Cocaine and Marijuana Use on Marriage and Marital Stability

w5024 David Neumark
Roy J. Bank
Kyle D. Van Nort

Sex Discrimination in Restaurant Hiring: An Audit Study


1994
w4913 George J. Borjas
Bernt Bratsberg

Who Leaves? The Outmigration of the Foreign-Born

w4912 George J. Borjas
Ethnicity, Neighborhoods, and Human Capital Externalities

w4895 Peter Diamond
Insulation of Pensions from Political Risk

w4872 George J. Borjas
Immigration and Welfare, 1970-1990

w4866 George J. Borjas
Assimilation and Changes in Cohort Quality Revisited: What Happened to Immigrant Earnings in the 1980s?

w4813 Alan L. Gustman
Olivia S. Mitchell
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement Research Using the Health and Retirement Survey

w4791 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

The Ethnic and Racial Character of Self-Employment

w4748 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

The Impact of Wage Structure on Trends in U.S. Gender Wage Differentials 1975-1987

w4672 David E. Bloom
Gilles Grenier
Morley Gunderson

The Changing Labor Market Position of Canadian Immigrants

w4665 Sylvester J. Schieber
John B. Shoven

The Consequences of Population Aging on Private Pension Fund Saving and Asset Markets

w4644 Janet Currie
Jonathan Gruber

Saving Babies: The Efficacy and Cost of Recent Expansions of Medicaid Eligibility for Pregnant Women

w4629 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement in a Family Context: A Structural Model for Husbands and Wives

w4613 Robin L. Lumsdaine
James H. Stock
David A. Wise

Retirement Incentives: The Interaction between Employer-Provided Pensions, Social Security, and Retiree Health Benefits

w4607 Kathleen McGarry
Robert F. Schoeni

Transfer Behavior: Measurement and the Redistribution of Resources within the Family


1993
w4601 Michael D. Hurd
The Effects of Demographic Trends on Consumption, Saving and Government Expenditures in the U.S.

w4564 Neil G. Bennett
David E. Bloom
Cynthia K. Miller

The Influence of Nonmarital Childbearing on the Formation of First Marriages

w4560 Michael D. Hurd
Kathleen McGarry

Evaluation of Subjective Probability Distributions in the HRS

w4558 Michael Hurd
Kathleen McGarry

The Relationship Between Job Characteristics and Retirement

w4550 Oded Galor
David N. Weil

The Gender Gap, Fertility, and Growth

w4521 Susan Averett
Sanders Korenman

The Economic Reality of the Beauty Myth

w4510 Peter Diamond
Privatization of Social Security: Lessons from Chile

w4477 David N. Weil
Intergenerational Transfers, Aging, and Uncertainty

w4462 Michael D. Hurd
The Effect of Labor Market Rigidities on the Labor Force Behavior of Older Workers

w4413 Steven G. Allen
Robert L. Clark
Ann A. McDermed

Post-Retirement Increases in Pensions in the 1980s: Did Plan Finances Matter?

w4398 Axel Borsch-Supan
Daniel McFadden
Reinhold Schnabel

Living Arrangements: Health and Wealth Effects

w4341 Robert J. Barro
Jong-Wha Lee

Losers and Winners in Economic Growth

w4334 Assaf Razin
The Dynamic-Optimizing Approach to the Current Account: Theory and Evidence

w4330 Angus Deaton
Christina H. Paxson

Saving, Growth, and Aging in Taiwan

w4307 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Employer Provided Health Insurance and Retirement Behavior

w4295 Alan L. Gustman
Olivia S. Mitchell
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Pensions in the Labor Market

w4279 Nachum Sicherman
Gender Differences in Departure from a Large Firm

w4265 Janet Currie
Gender Gaps in Benefits Coverage


1992
w4224 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence

w4201 Robin L. Lumsdaine
James H. Stock
David A. Wise

Pension Plan Provisions and Retirement: Men & Women, Medicare, and Models

w4115 Louise Sheiner
David N. Weil

The Housing Wealth of the Aged

w4107 Andrew Dick
Alan M. Garber
Thomas MaCurdy

Forecasting Nursing Home Utilization of Elderly Americans

w4099 Claudia Goldin
The Meaning of College in the Lives of American Women: The Past One-Hundred Years

w4019 David Neumark
Sanders Korenman

Sources of Bias in Women's Wage Equations: Results Using Sibling Data


1991
w3908 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Pension COLAs

w3850 Hope Corman
Robert Kaestner

The Effects of Child Health on Marital Status

w3843 Michael D. Hurd
David A. Wise

Changing Social Security Survivorship Benefits and the Poverty of Widows

w3736 Francine D. Blau
Andrea H. Beller

Black-White Earnings Over the 1970s and 1980s: Gender Differences in Trends


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