NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Labor and Demographic Economics: Demand and Supply of Labor


2014
w20329 Judith Scott-Clayton
Veronica Minaya

Should Student Employment Be Subsidized? Conditional Counterfactuals and the Outcomes of Work-Study Participation

w20313 Brianna Cardiff-Hicks
Francine Lafontaine
Kathryn Shaw

Do Large Modern Retailers Pay Premium Wages?

w20312 Francine Lafontaine
Kathryn Shaw

Serial Entrepreneurship: Learning by Doing?

w20289 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato
Owen Zidar

Who Benefits from State Corporate Tax Cuts? A Local Labor Markets Approach with Heterogeneous Firms

w20256 Marianne Bertrand
Sandra E. Black
Sissel Jensen
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Breaking the Glass Ceiling? The Effect of Board Quotas on Female Labor Market Outcomes in Norway

w20250 Manudeep Bhuller
Magne Mogstad
Kjell G. Salvanes

Life Cycle Earnings, Education Premiums and Internal Rates of Return

w20219 Mara P. Squicciarini
Nico Voigtländer

Human Capital and Industrialization: Evidence from the Age of Enlightenment

w20218 Günther Fink
B. Kelsey Jack
Felix Masiye

Seasonal Credit Constraints and Agricultural Labor Supply: Evidence from Zambia

w20211 Kalena Cortes
Joshua Goodman
Takako Nomi

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

w20195 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Income Inequality, Social Mobility, and the Decision to Drop Out of High School

w20164 Brian Jacob
Max Kapustin
Jens Ludwig

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

w20183 Robert E. Hall
Quantifying the Lasting Harm to the U.S. Economy from the Financial Crisis

w20173 Joshua D. Angrist
Erich Battistin
Daniela Vuri

In a Small Moment: Class Size and Moral Hazard in the Mezzogiorno

w20167 Brian Clark
Clément Joubert
Arnaud Maurel

The Career Prospects of Overeducated Americans

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

Matching Capital and Labor

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

w20111 Laura Dague
Thomas DeLeire
Lindsey Leininger

The Effect of Public Insurance Coverage for Childless Adults on Labor Supply

w20095 Abigail K. Wozniak
Discrimination and the Effects of Drug Testing on Black Employment

w20049 David Neumark
Helen Simpson

Place-Based Policies

w20035 Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre
Sergio Perelman

Health Status, Disability and Retirement Incentives in Belgium

w20031 Jesper Bagger
Rasmus Lentz

An Empirical Model of Wage Dispersion with Sorting

w20030 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Muriel Roger

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

w20026 George J. Borjas
Kirk B. Doran

Which Peers Matter? The Relative Impacts of Collaborators, Colleagues, and Competitors

w20017 Jason Hockenberry
Lorens Helmchen

The Nature of Surgeon Human Capital Depreciation

w20012 Ajay K. Agrawal
John McHale
Alex Oettl

Why Stars Matter

w20001 Satoshi Shimizutani
Takashi Oshio
Mayu Fujii

Option Value of Work, Health Status, and Retirement Decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)

w19996 Richard Wright
Erdal Tekin
Volkan Topalli
Chandler McClellan
Timothy Dickinson
Richard Rosenfeld

Less Cash, Less Crime: Evidence from the Electronic Benefit Transfer Program

w19988 Rasmus Lentz
Optimal Employment Contracts with Hidden Search

w19936 Casey B. Mulligan
The Economics of Work Schedules under the New Hours and Employment Taxes

w19944 Tom Chang
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Tal Gross
Matthew J. Neidell

Particulate Pollution and the Productivity of Pear Packers

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

w19907 James Banks
Carl Emmerson
Gemma C. Tetlow

Effect of Pensions and Disability Benefits on Retirement in the UK

w19902 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Health in Retirement

w19899 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

Optimal Tax Progressivity: An Analytical Framework

w19891 Lubos Pastor
Robert F. Stambaugh
Lucian A. Taylor

Scale and Skill in Active Management

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

w19867 Susan Helper
Rebecca Henderson

Management Practices, Relational Contracts, and the Decline of General Motors

w19862 Philip J. Cook
Kenneth Dodge
George Farkas
Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Jonathan Guryan
Jens Ludwig
Susan Mayer
Harold Pollack
Laurence Steinberg

The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago

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?

w19845 Manuel Adelino
Song Ma
David T. Robinson

Firm Age, Investment Opportunities, and Job Creation

w19839 Stephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder
George L. Wehby
Sarah Lewis
Luisa Zuccolo

Alcohol Exposure In Utero and Child Academic Achievement

w19837 Daron Acemoglu
David Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson
Brendan Price

Return of the Solow Paradox? IT, Productivity, and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing

w19829 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner
Georgi Kocharkov
Cezar Santos

Marry Your Like: Assortative Mating and Income Inequality

w19825 Raymond P. Guiteras
B. Kelsey Jack

Incentives, Selection and Productivity in Labor Markets: Evidence from Rural Malawi

w19821 Mark Bils
Yongsung Chang
Sun-Bin Kim

How Sticky Wages in Existing Jobs Can Affect Hiring

w19819 Richard B. Freeman
Ina Ganguli
Raviv Murciano-Goroff

Why and Wherefore of Increased Scientific Collaboration

w19811 Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak
Mark Rosenzweig

Risk, Insurance and Wages in General Equilibrium

w19808 Mark R. Rosenzweig
Christopher Udry

Rainfall Forecasts, Weather and Wages over the Agricultural Production Cycle

w19803 David J. Deming
Using School Choice Lotteries to Test Measures of School Effectiveness


2013
w19771 Casey B. Mulligan
Trevor S. Gallen

Wedges, Wages, and Productivity under the Affordable Care Act

w19768 Filipe R. Campante
David H. Yanagizawa-Drott

Does Religion Affect Economic Growth and Happiness? Evidence from Ramadan

w19757 Hans Fehr
Sabine Jokisch
Ashwin Kambhampati
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Simulating the Elimination of the U.S. Corporate Income Tax

w19741 Charles L. Baum
Christopher J. Ruhm

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

w19735 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

The Impacts of Expanding Access to High-Quality Preschool Education

w19733 Lakshmi Iyer
Xin Meng
Nancy Qian
Xiaoxue Zhao

Economic Transition and Private-Sector Labor Demand: Evidence from Urban China

w19732 Hugh H. Kim
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

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

w19731 Nicola Lacetera
Bradley J. Larsen
Devin G. Pope
Justin R. Sydnor

Bid Takers or Market Makers? The Effect of Auctioneers on Auction Outcomes

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

w19694 Ajay Agrawal
Avi Goldfarb
Florenta Teodoridis

Does Knowledge Accumulation Increase the Returns to Collaboration?

w19678 Gabriel Chodorow-Reich
Loukas Karabarbounis

The Cyclicality of the Opportunity Cost of Employment

w19656 James J. Heckman
Tim Kautz

Fostering and Measuring Skills: Interventions That Improve Character and Cognition

w19653 Ajay Agrawal
John McHale
Alexander Oettl

Collaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology

w19649 Rema Hanna
Shing-Yi Wang

Dishonesty and Selection into Public Service

w19638 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Jae Song
Dmitriy Stolyarov

Macroeconomic Determinants of Retirement Timing

w19610 Claudia Olivetti
Eleonora Patacchini
Yves Zenou

Mothers, Friends and Gender Identity

w19607 David Lam
Cally Ardington
Nicola Branson
Murray Leibbrandt

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

w19591 Robert L. Clark
Jennifer A. Maki
Melinda Sandler Morrill

Can Simple Informational Nudges Increase Employee Participation in a 401(k) Plan?

w19583 Andreas Hubener
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

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

w19576 Atila Abdulkadiroğlu
Weiwei Hu
Parag A. Pathak

Small High Schools and Student Achievement: Lottery-Based Evidence from New York City

w19571 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Jamie Mullins
Matthew J. Neidell

What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?

w19563 John B. Shoven
Sita Slavov

The Role of Retiree Health Insurance in the Early Retirement of Public Sector Employees

w19553 Casey B. Mulligan
Uncertainty, Redistribution, and the Labor Market

w19549 Scott Wallsten
What Are We Not Doing When We're Online

w19547 Katherine Baicker
Amy Finkelstein
Jae Song
Sarah Taubman

The Impact of Medicaid on Labor Force Activity and Program Participation: Evidence from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment

w19525 Ajay Agrawal
John Horton
Nicola Lacetera
Elizabeth Lyons

Digitization and the Contract Labor Market: A Research Agenda

w19524 Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Retiree Health Insurance for Public School Employees: Does it Affect Retirement?

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

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

w19489 Ginger Zhe Jin
Benjamin Jones
Susan Feng Lu
Brian Uzzi

The Reverse Matthew Effect: Catastrophe and Consequence in Scientific Teams

w19480 Amanda Pallais
Small Differences that Matter: Mistakes in Applying to College

w19452 Natalia Danzer
Victor Lavy

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

w19451 Lizhong Peng
Chad D. Meyerhoefer
Samuel H. Zuvekas

The Effect of Depression on Labor Market Outcomes

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

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

w19445 George J. Borjas
Kirk B. Doran

Prizes and Productivity: How Winning the Fields Medal Affects Scientific Output

w19380 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities

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

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

w19369 Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Dou-Yan Yang

Compulsory Education and the Benefits of Schooling

w19364 Rachel Dunifon
Anne Toft Hansen
Sean Nicholson
Lisbeth Palmhøj Nielsen

The Effect of Maternal Employment on Children’s Academic Performance

w19351 Lisa Barrow
Cecilia E. Rouse

Financial Incentives and Educational Investment: The Impact of Performance-Based Scholarships on Student Time Use

w19348 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

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

w19331 Nicole M. Fortin
Philip Oreopoulos
Shelley Phipps

Leaving Boys Behind: Gender Disparities in High Academic Achievement

w19328 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw
Christopher Stanton

Making Do With Less: Working Harder During Recessions

w19324 Russell Cooper
Guan Gong
Ping Yan

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

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

w19315 Mette Foged
Giovanni Peri

Immigrants and Native Workers: New Analysis Using Longitudinal Employer-Employee Data

w19306 Benjamin L. Castleman
Bridget Terry Long

Looking Beyond Enrollment: The Causal Effect of Need-Based Grants on College Access, Persistence, and Graduation

w19301 Richard B. Freeman
One Ring to Rule Them All? Globalization of Knowledge and Knowledge Creation

w19281 Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Michael F. Lovenheim

Early Retirement Incentives and Student Achievement

w19279 Eric V. Edmonds
Maheshwor Shrestha

You Get What You Pay For: Schooling Incentives and Child Labor

w19277 Peter J. Kuhn
Marie-Claire Villeval

Are Women More Attracted to Cooperation Than Men?

w19276 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Does it Pay?

w19272 Brian C. Cadena
Brian K. Kovak

Immigrants Equilibrate Local Labor Markets: Evidence from the Great Recession

w19264 Pascaline Dupas
Jonathan Robinson

Daily Needs, Income Targets and Labor Supply: Evidence from Kenya

w19262 Jonathan Meer
Jeremy West

Effects of the Minimum Wage on Employment Dynamics

w19254 Richard B. Freeman
Xiaoying Li

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

w19241 Justine S. Hastings
Christopher A. Neilson
Seth D. Zimmerman

Are Some Degrees Worth More than Others? Evidence from college admission cutoffs in Chile

w19235 Florian Scheuer
Entrepreneurial Taxation with Endogenous Entry

w19233 James Feyrer
Dimitra Politi
David N. Weil

The Cognitive Effects of Micronutrient Deficiency: Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States

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

Golden Years or Financial Fears? Decision Making After Retirement Seminars

w19222 Kasey Buckles
Andreas Hagemann
Ofer Malamud
Melinda S. Morrill
Abigail K. Wozniak

The Effect of College Education on Health

w19220 Craig Garthwaite
Tal Gross
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Public Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Employment Lock

w19216 David Neumark
Patrick Button

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

w19215 Jason M. Fletcher
Stephen L. Ross
Yuxiu Zhang

The Determinants and Consequences of Friendship Composition

w19185 Paul Gertler
James Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Arianna Zanolini
Christel Vermeersch
Susan Walker
Susan M. Chang
Sally Grantham-McGregor

Labor Market Returns to Early Childhood Stimulation: a 20-year Followup to an Experimental Intervention in Jamaica

w19183 Kevin M. Stange
Differential Pricing in Undergraduate Education: Effects on Degree Production by Field

w19182 Olesya Baker
Kevin Lang

The Effect of High School Exit Exams on Graduation, Employment, Wages and Incarceration

w19178 Robert A. Pollak
Allocating Household Time: When Does Efficiency Imply Specialization?

w19175 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

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

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

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

w19144 Flávio Cunha
Irma Elo
Jennifer Culhane

Eliciting Maternal Expectations about the Technology of Cognitive Skill Formation

w19141 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Culture, Entrepreneurship, and Growth

w19131 Claudia Olivetti
The Female Labor Force and Long-run Development: The American Experience in Comparative Perspective

w19118 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin M. Sand

Spatial Equilibrium with Unemployment and Wage Bargaining: Theory and Estimation

w19116 George J. Borjas
The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again

w19115 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Jonathan H. Cantor
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Economic Downturns and Substance Abuse Treatment: Evidence from Admissions Data

w19078 Xavier Gabaix
Augustin Landier
Julien Sauvagnat

CEO Pay and Firm Size: an Update after the Crisis

w19077 James J. Heckman
Lakshmi K. Raut

Intergenerational Long Term Effects of Preschool - Structural Estimates from a Discrete Dynamic Programming Model

w19071 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w19063 Jeffrey R. Brown
Jeffrey R. Kling
Sendhil Mullainathan
Marian V. Wrobel

Framing Lifetime Income

w19053 Philip Oreopoulos
Uros Petronijevic

Making College Worth It: A Review of Research on the Returns to Higher Education

w19061 Maury Gittleman
Morris M. Kleiner

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

w19016 Andreas Ravndal Kostøl
Magne Mogstad

How Financial Incentives Induce Disability Insurance Recipients to Return to Work

w19043 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Philipp Harms

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

w19042 Jason M. Lindo
Aggregation and The Estimated Effects of Local Economic Conditions on Health

w19040 Leah Platt Boustan
William J. Collins

The Origins and Persistence of Black-White Differences in Women's Labor Force Participation

w19030 Andrew Ang
Bingxu Chen
Suresh Sundaresan

Liability Investment with Downside Risk

w19012 Mitsukuni Nishida
Amil Petrin
Sašo Polanec

Exploring Reallocation’s Apparent Weak Contribution to Growth

w19007 Richard Blundell
Monica Costa Dias
Costas Meghir
Jonathan M. Shaw

Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

w18966 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano

Family Ties

w18949 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Manufacturing Decline, Housing Booms, and Non-Employment

w18945 Todd Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

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

w18938 David H. Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson

Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labor Markets

w18935 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell

Environment, Health, and Human Capital

w18933 Elizabeth Ananat
Shihe Fu
Stephen L. Ross

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

w18928 David Neumark
Diego Grijalva

The Employment Effects of State Hiring Credits During and After the Great Recession

w18917 Amanda Pallais
Inefficient Hiring in Entry-Level Labor Markets

w18907 Julie Agnew
Joshua Hurwitz

Financial Education and Choice in State Public Pension Systems

w18902 Gopi Shah Goda
Damon Jones
Colleen Flaherty Manchester

Retirement Plan Type and Employee Mobility: The Role of Selection and Incentive Effects

w18901 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin M. Sand

The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks

w18893 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

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

w18887 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Women’s Crime

w18869 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K.C. Mok

Disability, Earnings, Income and Consumption

w18856 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Börsch-Supan

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

w18817 Loreto Reyes
Jorge Rodríguez
Sergio S. Urzúa

Heterogeneous Economic Returns to Postsecondary Degrees: Evidence from Chile

w18832 Jerome Adda
Christian Dustmann
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Career Progression, Economic Downturns, and Skills

w18812 Barbara L. Wolfe
Jason Fletcher

Estimating Benefits from University-Level Diversity

w18809 Paula Stephan
Chiara Franzoni
Giuseppe Scellato

Choice of Country by the Foreign Born for PhD and Postdoctoral Study: A Sixteen-Country Perspective

w18799 Peter Arcidiacono
Esteban M. Aucejo
V. Joseph Hotz

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

w18785 Michael J. Kottelenberg
Steven F. Lehrer

New Evidence on the Impacts of Access to and Attending Universal Childcare in Canada

w18782 Brant Abbott
Giovanni Gallipoli
Costas Meghir
Giovanni L. Violante

Education Policy and Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium

w18780 Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-Born PhDs in the US

w18761 Peter A. Diamond
Cyclical Unemployment, Structural Unemployment

w18752 Lawrence F. Katz
Robert A. Margo

Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective

w18723 Jonathan R. Clark
Robert S. Huckman
Bradley R. Staats

Learning from Customers: Individual and Organizational Effects in Outsourced Radiological Services

w18720 Ajay K. Agrawal
Nicola Lacetera
Elizabeth Lyons

Does Information Help or Hinder Job Applicants from Less Developed Countries in Online Markets?

w18711 David H. Autor
The "Task Approach" to Labor Markets: An Overview

w18681 David Neumark
J.M. Ian Salas
William Wascher

Revisiting the Minimum Wage-Employment Debate: Throwing Out the Baby with the Bathwater?

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

w18689 Jason Fletcher
The Effects of Childhood ADHD on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w18678 Andrew J. Epstein
Sean Nicholson
David A. Asch

The Production of and Market for New Physicians' Skill

w18666 Nicola Pavoni
Ofer Setty
Giovanni L. Violante

Search and Work in Optimal Welfare Programs


2012
w18662 Joshua Angrist
Miikka Rokkanen

Wanna Get Away? RD Identification Away from the Cutoff

w18643 Daiji Kawaguchi
Jungmin Lee
Daniel S. Hamermesh

A Gift of Time

w18635 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Six Decades of Top Economics Publishing: Who and How?

w18623 Eric V. Edmonds
Maheshwor Shrestha

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

w18613 Giuseppe Scellato
Chiara Franzoni
Paula Stephan

Mobile Scientists and International Networks

w18603 Michael C. Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jay Stewart

Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS

w18581 James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Peter A. Savelyev

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

w18577 Chiara Franzoni
Giuseppe Scellato
Paula Stephan

The Mover's Advantage: Scientific Performance of Mobile Academics

w18576 Thomas Buser
Muriel Niederle
Hessel Oosterbeek

Gender, Competitiveness and Career Choices

w18551 Philip Oreopoulos
Ryan Dunn

Information and College Access: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

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

w18538 Britta Augsburg
Ralph De Haas
Heike Harmgart
Costas Meghir

The Impacts of Microcredit: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

w18520 Robert A. Moffitt
The U.S. Employment-Population Reversal in the 2000s: Facts and Explanations

w18517 John Chalmers
Woodrow T. Johnson
Jonathan Reuter

The Effect of Pension Design on Employer Costs and Employee Retirement Choices: Evidence from Oregon

w18507 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration

w18493 Elizabeth M. Caucutt
Lance Lochner

Early and Late Human Capital Investments, Borrowing Constraints, and the Family

w18484 Magnus Carlsson
Gordon B. Dahl
Dan-Olof Rooth

The Effect of Schooling on Cognitive Skills

w18479 Rowena Crawford
Richard Disney

Reform of Ill-health Retirement Benefits for Police in England and Wales: The roles of National Policy and Local Finance

w18477 Karen Clay
Jeff Lingwall
Melvin Stephens
Jr.

Do Schooling Laws Matter? Evidence from the Introduction of Compulsory Attendance Laws in the United States

w18457 Judith Scott-Clayton
Peter M. Crosta
Clive R. Belfield

Improving the Targeting of Treatment: Evidence from College Remediation

w18445 Richard Blundell
Luigi Pistaferri
Itay Saporta-Eksten

Consumption Inequality and Family Labor Supply

w18429 Anna Aizer
Flávio Cunha

The Production of Human Capital: Endowments, Investments and Fertility

w18426 Casey B. Mulligan
Recent Marginal Labor Income Tax Rate Changes by Skill and Marital Status

w18422 Anna Aizer
Laura Stroud
Stephen Buka

Maternal Stress and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Siblings

w18410 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Most Egalitarian of All Professions: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation

w18401 Rema Hanna
Sendhil Mullainathan
Joshua Schwartzstein

Learning Through Noticing: Theory and Experimental Evidence in Farming

w18376 Peter Cappelli
JR Keller

A Study of the Extent and Potential Causes of Alternative Employment Arrangements

w18371 Janet Currie
Tom Vogl

Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries

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

w18366 Loukas Karabarbounis
Home Production, Labor Wedges, and International Real Business Cycles

w18361 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine
Robin McKnight

Recessions, Older Workers, and Longevity: How Long Are Recessions Good For Your Health?

w18347 Costas Meghir
Renata Narita
Jean-Marc Robin

Wages and Informality in Developing Countries

w18318 Tom Vogl
Height, Skills, and Labor Market Outcomes in Mexico

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

The Value of Bosses

w18310 Ethan G. Lewis
Immigration and Production Technology

w18300 Jeffrey Brown
Chichun Fang
Francisco Gomes

Risk and Returns to Education

w18279 Jason Fletcher
Nicole L. Hair
Barbara L. Wolfe

Am I my Brother's Keeper? Sibling Spillover Effects: The Case of Developmental Disabilities and Externalizing Behavior

w18266 David Atkin
Endogenous Skill Acquisition and Export Manufacturing in Mexico

w18265 Ayşegül Şahin
Joseph Song
Giorgio Topa
Giovanni L. Violante

Mismatch Unemployment

w18261 Lex Borghans
Anne C. Gielen
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

Social Support Substitution and the Earnings Rebound: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity in Disability Insurance Reform

w18259 Lorenzo Caliendo
Ferdinando Monte
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

The Anatomy of French Production Hierarchies

w18238 Dhaval M. Dave
Jose M. Fernandez

The Effect of an Increase in Autism Prevalence on the Demand for Auxiliary Healthcare Workers: Evidence from California

w18237 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Steven D. Levitt
John List
Sally Sadoff

Enhancing the Efficacy of Teacher Incentives through Loss Aversion: A Field Experiment

w18229 Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

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

w18216 Jason M. Fletcher
Adolescent Depression and Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w18204 Charles F. Manski
Choosing Size of Government Under Ambiguity: Infrastructure Spending and Income Taxation

w18197 Aimee Chin
N. Meltem Daysal
Scott A. Imberman

Impact of Bilingual Education Programs on Limited English Proficient Students and Their Peers: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Texas

w18196 Michael L. Anderson
The Benefits of College Athletic Success: An Application of the Propensity Score Design with Instrumental Variables

w18188 Donald R. Davis
Jonathan I. Dingel

A Spatial Knowledge Economy

w18161 Charles T. Clotfelter
Helen F. Ladd
Jacob L. Vigdor

The Aftermath of Accelerating Algebra: Evidence from a District Policy Initiative

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

w18156 Ernesto Dal Bó
Frederico Finan
Martín Rossi

Strengthening State Capabilities: The Role of Financial Incentives in the Call to Public Service

w18145 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Marieke Schnabel

The Effect of Education Policy on Crime: An Intergenerational Perspective

w18106 Chinhui Juhn
Gergely Ujhelyi
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez

Men, Women, and Machines: How Trade Impacts Gender Inequality

w18100 James J. Heckman
Junjian Yi

Human Capital, Economic Growth, and Inequality in China

w18079 Emin M. Dinlersoz
Jeremy Greenwood

The Rise and Fall of Unions in the U.S.

w18075 Michael F. Lovenheim
C. Lockwood Reynolds

The Effect of Housing Wealth on College Choice: Evidence from the Housing Boom

w18068 Rodney J. Andrews
Jing Li
Michael F. Lovenheim

Quantile Treatment Effects of College Quality on Earnings: Evidence from Administrative Data in Texas

w18067 Chiara Franzoni
Giuseppe Scellato
Paula Stephan

Foreign Born Scientists: Mobility Patterns for Sixteen Countries

w18066 Mark Huggett
Greg Kaplan

The Money Value of a Man

w18060 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Scott Barkowski

Does Employer-Provided Health Insurance Constrain Labor Supply Adjustments to Health Shocks? New Evidence on Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

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

w18054 David H. Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson

The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States

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

w18038 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Douglas O. Staiger

Knowledge, Tests, and Fadeout in Educational Interventions

w18035 Fatih Guvenen
Serdar Ozkan
Jae Song

The Nature of Countercyclical Income Risk

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

w17985 Joseph G. Altonji
Erica Blom
Costas Meghir

Heterogeneity in Human Capital Investments: High School Curriculum, College Major, and Careers

w17972 David H. Autor
Susan N. Houseman
Sari Pekkala Kerr

The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach

w17966 Jesse Rothstein
The Labor Market Four Years Into the Crisis: Assessing Structural Explanations

w17962 Christopher L. House
Jing Zhang

Layoffs, Lemons and Temps

w17951 Hilary W. Hoynes
Douglas L. Miller
Jessamyn Schaller

Who Suffers During Recessions?

w17948 Russell Cooper
Guan Gong
Ping Yan

Costly Labor Adjustment: Effects of China's Employment Regulations

w17931 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
E. Ray Dorsey

Limited Life Expectancy, Human Capital and Health Investments: Evidence from Huntington Disease

w17911 Olivia S. Mitchell
Stephen Utkus

Target-Date Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

w17910 Edward P. Lazear
James R. Spletzer

Hiring, Churn and the Business Cycle

w17880 Sebastian Dyrda
Greg Kaplan
José-Víctor Ríos-Rull

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

w17828 Franklin Allen
Jun “QJ” Qian
Chenying Zhang
Mengxin Zhao

China’s Financial System: Opportunities and Challenges

w17804 Robert W. Fairlie
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Behind the GATE Experiment: Evidence on Effects of and Rationales for Subsidized Entrepreneurship Training

w17779 Per Krusell
Toshihiko Mukoyama
Richard Rogerson
Ayşegül Şahin

Is Labor Supply Important for Business Cycles?

w17755 Charles F. Manski
Identification of Preferences and Evaluation of Income Tax Policy

w17744 Judith Scott-Clayton
What Explains Trends in Labor Supply Among U.S. Undergraduates, 1970-2009?

w17742 Lars-Alexander Kuehn
Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau
Lu Zhang

An Equilibrium Asset Pricing Model with Labor Market Search

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


2011
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

w17714 Tom Krebs
Moritz Kuhn
Mark L. J. Wright

Human Capital Risk, Contract Enforcement, and the Macroeconomy

w17710 David J. Deming
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?

w17703 Steven Nyce
Sylvester Schieber
John B. Shoven
Sita Slavov
David A. Wise

Does Retiree Health Insurance Encourage Early Retirement?

w17699 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Jonah E. Rockoff

The Long-Term Impacts of Teachers: Teacher Value-Added and Student Outcomes in Adulthood

w17694 David Card
Ana Rute Cardoso

Can Compulsory Military Service Increase Civilian Wages? Evidence from the Peacetime Draft in Portugal

w17678 Janice Compton
Robert A. Pollak

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

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

w17609 Ethan G. Lewis
Immigrant-Native Substitutability: The Role of Language Ability

w17605 Naci H. Mocan
Bulent Unel

Skill-biased Technological Change, Earnings of Unskilled Workers, and Crime

w17591 Eric A. Hanushek
Susanne Link
Ludger Woessmann

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

w17587 B. Douglas Bernheim
Andrey Fradkin
Igor Popov

The Welfare Economics of Default Options in 401(k) Plans

w17584 Casey B. Mulligan
Rising Labor Productivity during the 2008-9 Recession

w17565 Risheng Mao
John Whalley

Ownership Characteristics, Real Exchange Rate Movements and Labor Market Adjustment in China

w17554 Paul W. Glewwe
Eric A. Hanushek
Sarah D. Humpage
Renato Ravina

School Resources and Educational Outcomes in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature from 1990 to 2010

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?

w17538 Kenneth T. Whelan
Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Kevin F. Hallock
Ronald L. Seeber

Adverse Selection and Incentives in an Early Retirement Program

w17533 Susan Dynarski
Joshua M. Hyman
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Childhood Investments on Postsecondary Attainment and Degree Completion

w17529 Robert A. Pollak
Allocating Time: Individuals' Technologies, Household Technology, Perfect Substitutes, and Specialization

w17508 Raquel Fernández
Joyce Cheng Wong

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

w17504 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann
Lei Zhang

General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Life-Cycle

w17487 Benjamin F. Jones
The Human Capital Stock: A Generalized Approach

w17474 Ann P. Bartel
Ciaran S. Phibbs
Nancy Beaulieu
Patricia Stone

Human Capital and Organizational Performance: Evidence from the Healthcare Sector

w17465 Daniel Gottlieb
Kent Smetters

Grade Non-Disclosure

w17441 Albert N. Link
Christopher J. Ruhm

Creativity and the Family Tree: Human Capital Endowments and the Propensity of Entrepreneurs to Patent

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

w17435 Lance Lochner
Alexander Monge-Naranjo

Credit Constraints in Education

w17430 Michael P. Keane
Richard Rogerson

Reconciling Micro and Macro Labor Supply Elasticities: A Structural Perspective

w17426 Susan Busch
Ezra Golberstein
Ellen Meara

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

w17420 Lee E. Ohanian
Andrea Raffo

Aggregate Hours Worked in OECD Countries: New Measurement and Implications for Business Cycles

w17406 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle

w17399 Steven J. Davis
John C. Haltiwanger
Ron S. Jarmin
Josh Lerner
Javier Miranda

Private Equity and Employment

w17381 Robert Fairlie
Florian Hoffmann
Philip Oreopoulos

A Community College Instructor Like Me: Race and Ethnicity Interactions in the Classroom

onb11-07 Chinhui Juhn
Kristin McCue

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

onb11-13 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Boersch-Supan

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

w17378 James J. Heckman
Integrating Personality Psychology into Economics

w17372 Naércio Aquino Menezes-Filho
Marc-Andreas Muendler

Labor Reallocation in Response to Trade Reform

w17368 John R. Graham
Si Li
Jiaping Qiu

Managerial Attributes and Executive Compensation

w17339 Maarten van Rooij
Annamaria Lusardi
Rob J. Alessie

Financial Literacy, Retirement Planning, and Household Wealth

w17332 Joshua D. Angrist
Parag A. Pathak
Christopher R. Walters

Explaining Charter School Effectiveness

w17329 Naci H. Mocan
Duha Tore Altindag

Is Leisure a Normal Good? Evidence from the European Parliament

w17320 Dayanand S. Manoli
Andrea Weber

Nonparametric Evidence on the Effects of Financial Incentives on Retirement Decisions

w17297 Radha Iyengar
Jonathan Monten
Matthew Hanson

Building Peace: The Impact of Aid on the Labor Market for Insurgents

w17287 Jeffrey B. Liebman
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

Would People Behave Differently If They Better Understood Social Security? Evidence From a Field Experiment

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

w17273 Till Stowasser
Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

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

w17270 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Employment, Wages and Voter Turnout

w17265 Serguey Braguinsky
Lee G. Branstetter
Andre Regateiro

The Incredible Shrinking Portuguese Firm

w17259 Mark A. Aguiar
Erik Hurst
Loukas Karabarbounis

Time Use During Recessions

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?

w17223 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Meryl I. Motika

The Effects of Health Shocks on Employment and Health Insurance: The Role of Employer-Provided Health Insurance

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

w17198 Carrie H. Colla
William H. Dow
Arindrajit Dube

The Labor Market Impact of Employer Health Benefit Mandates: Evidence from San Francisco’s Health Care Security Ordinance

w17192 Efraim Benmelech
Nittai K. Bergman
Ricardo Enriquez

Negotiating with Labor Under Financial Distress

w17180 John F. Helliwell
Shun Wang

Weekends and Subjective Well-Being

w17181 Thomas Åstebro
Carlos J. Serrano

Business Partners, Financing, and the Commercialization of Inventions

w17120 John P. Papay
Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett

How Performance Information Affects Human-Capital Investment Decisions: The Impact of Test-Score Labels on Educational Outcomes

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

Self Reported Disability and Reference Groups

w17139 Francesco D'Amuri
Giovanni Peri

Immigration, Jobs and Employment Protection: Evidence from Europe

w17138 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Peder J. Pedersen

Disability Programs, Health and Retirement in Denmark since 1960

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

w17112 John P. Papay
John B. Willett
Richard J. Murnane

High-School Exit Examinations and the Schooling Decisions of Teenagers: A Multi-Dimensional Regression-Discontinuity Analysis

w17093 Ran Abramitzky
Victor Lavy

How Responsive is Investment in Schooling to Changes in Redistribution Policies and in Returns

w17085 Philip DeCicca
Justin D. Smith

The Long-Run Impacts of Early Childhood Education: Evidence From a Failed Policy Experiment

w17055 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Thierry Debrand
Muriel Roger

Disability and Social Security Reforms: The French Case

w17054 Lisa Jönsson
Mårten Palme
Ingemar Svensson

Disability Insurance, Population Health and Employment in Sweden

w17053 Klaas de Vos
Arie Kapteyn
Adriaan Kalwij

Disability Insurance and Labor Market Exit Routes of Older Workers in The Netherlands

w17052 Takashi Oshio
Satoshi Shimizutani

Disability Pension Program and Labor Force Participation in Japan: A Historical Perspective

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

w16968 Jed Kolko
David Neumark
Marisol Cuellar Mejia

What Do Business Climate Indexes Teach Us About State Policy and Economic Growth?

w16944 Ximena Cadena
Antoinette Schoar
Alexandra Cristea
Héber M. Delgado-Medrano

Fighting Procrastination in the Workplace: An Experiment

w16932 Daria Burnes
David Neumark
Michelle J. White

Fiscal Zoning and Sales Taxes: Do Higher Sales Taxes Lead to More Retailing and Less Manufacturing?

w16918 Josh Lerner
Ulrike Malmendier

With a Little Help from My (Random) Friends: Success and Failure in Post-Business School Entrepreneurship

w16895 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Human Capital Accounts: Choice of Rates and Construction of Volume Indices

w16885 Victor Lavy
What Makes an Effective Teacher? Quasi-Experimental Evidence

w16877 Eric S. Taylor
John H. Tyler

The Effect of Evaluation on Performance: Evidence from Longitudinal Student Achievement Data of Mid-career Teachers

w16876 Wehn-Jyuan Tsai
Jin-Tan Liu
Shin-Yi Chou
Michael Grossman

Intergeneration Transfer of Human Capital: Results from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan

w16869 Todd R. Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Math or Science? Using Longitudinal Expectations Data to Examine the Process of Choosing a College Major

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

w16856 Victor Lavy
Alexander Zablotsky

Mother’s Schooling and Fertility under Low Female Labor Force Participation: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w16853 Jeremy T. Fox
Valérie Smeets

Does Input Quality Drive Measured Differences in Firm Productivity?

w16846 Michael Baker
Industrial Actions in Schools: Strikes and Student Achievement

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

w16822 Mathilde Almlund
Angela Lee Duckworth
James J. Heckman
Tim D. Kautz

Personality Psychology and Economics

w16802 Mimi Engel
Brian A. Jacob

New Evidence on Teacher Labor Supply

w16800 Shang-Jin Wei
Xiaobo Zhang

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

w16740 Justine S. Hastings
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Financial Literacy and Impatience Shape Retirement Wealth and Investment Behaviors

w16736 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr

Economic Impacts of Immigration: A Survey

w16730 Kevin Lang
Erez Siniver

Why Is an Elite Undergraduate Education Valuable? Evidence from Israel

w16729 Raj Chetty
Adam Guren
Dayanand S. Manoli
Andrea Weber

Does Indivisible Labor Explain the Difference Between Micro and Macro Elasticities? A Meta-Analysis of Extensive Margin Elasticities

w16722 Lance Lochner
Non-Production Benefits of Education: Crime, Health, and Good Citizenship

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

w16705 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Implications of Population Aging for Economic Growth

w16691 Oriana Bandiera
Andrea Prat
Luigi Guiso
Raffaella Sadun

Matching Firms, Managers and Incentives

w16659 Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Dhiman Das

Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training


2010
w16643 Joshua Angrist
Philip Oreopoulos
Tyler Williams

When Opportunity Knocks, Who Answers? New Evidence on College Achievement Awards

w16639 William R. Kerr
Scott Duke Kominers

Agglomerative Forces and Cluster Shapes

w16636 Richard Rogerson
Individual and Aggregate Labor Supply With Coordinated Working Times

w16612 Robert Clark
Melinda Sandler Morrill
Steven G. Allen

The Role of Financial Literacy in Determining Retirement Plans

w16606 Eric A. Hanushek
The Economic Value of Higher Teacher Quality

w16593 Anup Malani
Julian Reif

Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform

w16570 Andreas Schick
Richard H. Steckel

Height as a Proxy for Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Ability

w16524 Mariesa A. Herrmann
Jonah E. Rockoff

Worker Absence and Productivity: Evidence from Teaching

w16523 Jonah E. Rockoff
Mariesa A. Herrmann

Does Menstruation Explain Gender Gaps in Work Absenteeism?

w16515 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

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

w16498 Russell Cooper
Guan Gong
Ping Yan

Dynamic Labor Demand in China: Public and Private Objectives

w16480 Karen Clay
Werner Troesken
Michael R. Haines

Lead and Mortality

w16463 Ofer Malamud
Abigail K. Wozniak

The Impact of College Education on Geographic Mobility: Identifying Education Using Multiple Components of Vietnam Draft Risk

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

Financial Literacy, Schooling, and Wealth Accumulation

w16450 Robert Clark
Melinda S. Morrill

The Funding Status of Retiree Health Plans in the Public Sector

w16439 Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano
Giovanni Peri
Greg C. Wright

Immigration, Offshoring and American Jobs

w16436 Christopher Cotton
Frank McIntyre
Joseph Price

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

w16430 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Stephen J. Trejo

How Do Immigrants Spend Time?: The Process of Assimilation

w16418 Tanguy Brachet
Guy David
Reena Duseja

The Effect of Shift Structure on Performance: The Role of Fatigue for Paramedics

w16383 Mustafa C. Karakus
David S. Salkever
Eric P. Slade
Nicholas Ialongo
Elizabeth Stuart

Implications of Middle School Behavior Problems for High School Graduation and Employment Outcomes of Young Adults: Estimation of a Recursive Model

w16355 Richard Sutch
The Unexpected Long-Run Impact of the Minimum Wage: An Educational Cascade

w16341 Francesco Lissoni
Jacques Mairesse
Fabio Montobbio
Michele Pezzoni

Scientific Productivity and Academic Promotion: A Study on French and Italian Physicists

w16328 Ron Kaniel
Cade Massey
David T. Robinson

The Importance of Being an Optimist: Evidence from Labor Markets

w16325 Gary Charness
Peter Kuhn
Marie-Claire Villeval

Competition and the Ratchet Effect

w16320 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban F. Klor

Economic Conditions and the Quality of Suicide Terrorism

w16293 Richard B. Freeman
Stephen Machin
Martina Viarengo

Variation in Educational Outcomes and Policies across Countries and of Schools within Countries

w16292 Alex Bryson
Richard B. Freeman

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

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?

w16201 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman

Investing in Our Young People

w16198 Hilary Williamson Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Work Incentives and the Food Stamp Program

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

w16173 David Card
Jochen Kluve
Andrea Weber

Active Labor Market Policy Evaluations: A Meta-Analysis

w16167 Ashish Arora
Surendra K. Bagde

Human capital and the Indian software industry

w16099 Gopi Shah Goda
Colleen Flaherty Manchester

Incorporating Employee Heterogeneity into Default Rules for Retirement Plan Selection

w16152 Luke N. Condra
Joseph H. Felter
Radha K. Iyengar
Jacob N. Shapiro

The Effect of Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan and Iraq

w16146 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Maternal Health and the Baby Boom

w16141 Oliver Falck
Christina Guenther
Stephan Heblich
William R. Kerr

From Russia with Love: The Impact of Relocated Firms on Incumbent Survival

w16138 Guy Michaels
Ashwini Natraj
John Van Reenen

Has ICT Polarized Skill Demand? Evidence from Eleven Countries over 25 years

w16111 Olivier Deschenes
Climate Policy and Labor Markets

w16082 Daron Acemoglu
David Autor

Skills, Tasks and Technologies: Implications for Employment and Earnings

w16066 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Recessions, Reeling Markets, and Retiree Well-Being

w16064 James J. Heckman
John Eric Humphries
Nicholas S. Mader

The GED

w16016 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

Program Evaluation and Research Designs

w16003 Costas Meghir
Steven G. Rivkin

Econometric Methods for Research in Education

w16002 Benjamin Jones
As Science Evolves, How Can Science Policy?

w16001 Mary Hallward-Driemeier
Gita Khun-Jush
Lant Pritchett

Deals versus Rules: Policy Implementation Uncertainty and Why Firms Hate It

w15994 Duha Tore Altindag
Naci H. Mocan

Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy

w15976 Sanghamitra Das
Kala Krishna
Sergey Lychagin
Rohini Somanathan

Back on the Rails: Competition and Productivity in State-owned Industry

w15966 Donald Boyd
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
Matthew Ronfeldt
James Wyckoff

The Role of Teacher Quality in Retention and Hiring: Using Applications-to-Transfer to Uncover Preferences of Teachers and Schools

w15962 Hamish Low
Luigi Pistaferri

Disability Risk, Disability Insurance and Life Cycle Behavior

w15961 John J. Horton
David G. Rand
Richard J. Zeckhauser

The Online Laboratory: Conducting Experiments in a Real Labor Market

w15954 Philip S. Babcock
Mindy Marks

The Falling Time Cost of College: Evidence from Half a Century of Time Use Data

w15949 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement

w15947 Enrico Moretti
Local Labor Markets

w15945 Howard Bodenhorn
Carolyn Moehling
Gregory N. Price

Short Criminals: Stature and Crime in Early America

w15943 Ofer Malamud
Breadth vs. Depth: The Timing of Specialization in Higher Education

w15936 Robert E. Lipsey
Fredrik Sjöholm
Jing Sun

Foreign Ownership and Employment Growth in Indonesian Manufacturing

w15925 Daniel J. Benjamin
James J. Choi
Geoffrey W. Fisher

Religious Identity and Economic Behavior

w15922 Emily Oster
M. Bryce Millett

Do Call Centers Promote School Enrollment? Evidence from India

w15901 Richard Rogerson
Robert Shimer

Search in Macroeconomic Models of the Labor Market

w15895 Melissa P. McInerney
Kosali I. Simon

The Effect of State Workers' Compensation Program Changes on the Use of Federal Social Security Disability Insurance

w15894 Lance Lochner
Education Policy and Crime

w15841 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
The Effect of Malpractice Liability on the Specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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

w15816 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

Constrained Job Matching: Does Teacher Job Search Harm Disadvantaged Urban Schools?

w15814 Ofer Malamud
Cristian Pop-Eleches

Home Computer Use and the Development of Human Capital

w15801 Lawrence J. Christiano
Mathias Trabandt
Karl Walentin

Involuntary Unemployment and the Business Cycle

w15790 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin M. Sand

How Much Is Employment Increased by Cutting Labor Costs? Estimating the Elasticity of Job Creation

w15778 Ryan D. Edwards
Health, Income, and the Timing of Education Among Military Retirees

w15745 Emmanuel Saez
Manos Matsaganis
Panos Tsakloglou

Earnings Determination and Taxes: Evidence from a Cohort Based Payroll Tax Reform in Greece

w15744 Axel H. Boersch-Supan
Alexander Ludwig

Old Europe ages: Reforms and Reform Backlashes

w15742 James J. Heckman
Bas Jacobs

Policies to Create and Destroy Human Capital in Europe

w15765 Robert Kaestner
Ofer Malamud

Self-Selection and International Migration: New Evidence from Mexico

w15747 Alberto F. Alesina
Yann Algan
Pierre Cahuc
Paola Giuliano

Family Values and the Regulation of Labor

w15746 Orley C. Ashenfelter
Kirk B. Doran
Bruce Schaller

A Shred of Credible Evidence on the Long Run Elasticity of Labor Supply

w15737 Xin Xu
Robert Kaestner

The Business Cycle and Health Behaviors

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

w15717 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

Temperature and the Allocation of Time: Implications for Climate Change

w15715 Brian A. Jacob
Do Principals Fire the Worst Teachers?

w15709 Jonathan Berk
Johan Walden

Limited Capital Market Participation and Human Capital Risk

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

w15683 Brian A. Jacob
Tamara Wilder

Educational Expectations and Attainment

w15682 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

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

w15668 Isaac Ehrlich
Jong Kook Shin
Yong Yin

Private Information, Human Capital, and Optimal “Home Bias” in Financial Markets

w15656 Louis Kaplow
Targeted Savings and Labor Supply

w15640 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

The Long Reach of Childhood Health and Circumstance: Evidence from the Whitehall II Study

w15638 Oana Hirakawa
Marc-Andreas Muendler
James E. Rauch

Employee Spinoffs and Other Entrants: Stylized Facts from Brazil


2009
w15627 Ant Bozkaya
William R. Kerr

Labor Regulations and European Private Equity

w15619 Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn L. Shaw

Connective Capital as Social Capital: The Value of Problem-Solving Networks for Team Players in Firms

w15617 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Tore Olsen
Luigi Pistaferri

Adjustment Costs, Firm Responses, and Micro vs. Macro Labor Supply Elasticities: Evidence from Danish Tax Records

w15616 Raj Chetty
Bounds on Elasticities with Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply

w15607 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Integrating Retirement Models

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

w15583 Alexander M. Gelber
Joshua W. Mitchell

Taxes and Time Allocation: Evidence from Single Women

w15577 Gilbert Cette
Yusuf Kocoglu
Jacques Mairesse

Productivity Growth and Levels in France, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States in the Twentieth Century

w15549 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Joshua Angrist
Susan Dynarski
Thomas J. Kane
Parag Pathak

Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools: Evidence from Boston's Charters and Pilots

w15546 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
Sébastien Pérez-Duarte
Ian Schmutte

A Formal Test of Assortative Matching in the Labor Market

w15536 Edward L. Glaeser
Stuart S. Rosenthal
William C. Strange

Urban Economics and Entrepreneurship

w15526 Fatih Guvenen
Burhanettin Kuruscu
Serdar Ozkan

Taxation of Human Capital and Wage Inequality: A Cross-Country Analysis

w15522 Ofer Malamud
Discovering One's Talent: Learning from Academic Specialization

w15517 Till Bärnighausen
David E. Bloom
Salal Humair

A Mathematical Model for Estimating the Number of Health Workers Required for Universal Antiretroviral Treatment

w15500 Haizheng Li
Barbara M. Fraumeni
Zhiqiang Liu
Xiaojun Wang

Human Capital In China

w15446 Caroline M. Hoxby
The Changing Selectivity of American Colleges

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

w15395 Courtney Coile
Phillip B. Levine

The Market Crash and Mass Layoffs: How the Current Economic Crisis May Affect Retirement

w15387 David Deming
Susan Dynarski

Into College, Out of Poverty? Policies to Increase the Postsecondary Attainment of the Poor

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

Clusters of Entrepreneurship

w15361 Eric P. Bettinger
Bridget Terry Long
Philip Oreopoulos
Lisa Sanbonmatsu

The Role of Simplification and Information in College Decisions: Results from the H&R Block FAFSA Experiment

w15351 Robert J. Gordon
Misperceptions About the Magnitude and Timing of Changes in American Income Inequality

w15345 Eric V. Edmonds
Norbert Schady

Poverty Alleviation and Child Labor

w15339 Philip Oreopoulos
Kjell G. Salvanes

How large are returns to schooling? Hint: Money isn't everything

w15322 Jeremy T. Fox
Estimating the Employer Switching Costs and Wage Responses of Forward-Looking Engineers

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

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

w15307 Motohiro Yogo
Portfolio Choice in Retirement: Health Risk and the Demand for Annuities, Housing, and Risky Assets

w15291 Scott Imberman
Adriana D. Kugler
Bruce Sacerdote

Katrina's Children: Evidence on the Structure of Peer Effects from Hurricane Evacuees

w15284 Garey Ramey
Valerie A. Ramey

The Rug Rat Race

w15272 John Bound
Brad Hershbein
Bridget Terry Long

Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition

w15257 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

Consumption and Labor Supply with Partial Insurance: An Analytical Framework

w15252 Per Krusell
Toshihiko Mukoyama
Richard Rogerson
Aysegul Sahin

Aggregate Labor Market Outcomes: The Role of Choice and Chance

w15251 Per Krusell
Toshihiko Mukoyama
Richard Rogerson
Aysegul Sahin

A Three State Model of Worker Flows in General Equilibrium

w15245 Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest

Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.

w15236 Rashmi Barua
Kevin Lang

School Entry, Educational Attainment and Quarter of Birth: A Cautionary Tale of LATE

w15235 Pierre-Carl Michaud
Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Adam Gailey
Yuhui Zheng

International Differences in Longevity and Health and their Economic Consequences

w15231 Pierre-Carl Michaud
Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Yuhui Zheng
Adam Gailey

Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health

w15219 Long Chen
Lu Zhang

The stock market and aggregate employment

w15206 Jed Kolko
David Neumark

Do Some Enterprise Zones Create Jobs?

w15202 C. Kirabo Jackson
Elias Bruegmann

Teaching Students and Teaching Each Other: The Importance of Peer Learning for Teachers

w15151 John C. Ham
Xianghong Li
Lara Shore-Sheppard

Seam Bias, Multiple-State, Multiple-Spell Duration Models and the Employment Dynamics of Disadvantaged Women

w15150 David H. Autor
David Dorn

The Growth of Low Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market

w15136 Michael Schwarz
Sergei Severinov

Investment Tournaments: When Should a Rational Agent Put All Eggs in One Basket?

w15117 Michael W. L. Elsby
Matthew D. Shapiro

Stepping Off the Wage Escalator: The Effects of Wage Growth on Equilibrium Employment

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

w15107 Avraham Ebenstein
Ann Harrison
Margaret McMillan
Shannon Phillips

Why are American Workers getting Poorer? Estimating the Impact of Trade and Offshoring Using the CPS

w15099 Howard Bodenhorn
Gregory Price

Crime and Body Weight in the Nineteenth Century: Was there a Relationship between Brawn, Employment Opportunities and Crime?

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

w15050 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Do International Labor Standards Contribute to the Persistence of the Child Labor Problem?

w15056 Katherine Ho
Matthew Neidell

Equilibrium effects of public goods: The impact of community water fluoridation on dentists

w14986 Raymond B. Palmquist
Daniel J. Phaneuf
V. Kerry Smith

Short Run Constraints and the Increasing Marginal Value of Time in Recreation

w14974 Dahlia K. Remler
Elda Pema

Why do Institutions of Higher Education Reward Research While Selling Education?

w14966 Jesse Rothstein
Is the EITC Equivalent to an NIT? Conditional Cash Transfers and Tax Incidence

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

w14959 Scott E. Carrell
Marianne E. Page
James E. West

Sex and Science: How Professor Gender Perpetuates the Gender Gap

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

w14900 Francesca Mazzolari
David Neumark

Immigration and Product Diversity

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

w14879 Meta Brown
John Karl Scholz
Ananth Seshadri

A New Test of Borrowing Constraints for Education

w14873 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Gender Roles and Medical Progress

w14836 Raj Chetty
Emmanuel Saez

Teaching the Tax Code: Earnings Responses to an Experiment with EITC Recipients

w14822 Francisco J. Buera
Joseph P. Kaboski

The Rise of the Service Economy

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

The Cost of Low Fertility in Europe

w14810 Todd R. Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Learning about Academic Ability and the College Drop-out Decision

w14805 Katharine G. Abraham
John C. Haltiwanger
Kristin Sandusky
James Spletzer

Exploring Differences in Employment between Household and Establishment Data

w14800 Chulhee Lee
Labor Force Participation of Older Males in Korea: 1955-2005

w14796 George J. Borjas
The Analytics of the Wage Effect of Immigration

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

w14781 Joshua D. Angrist
Stacey H. Chen
Brigham R. Frandsen

Did Vietnam Veterans Get Sicker in the 1990s? The Complicated Effects of Military Service on Self-Reported Health

w14776 Marc-Andreas Muendler
Sascha O. Becker

Margins of Multinational Labor Substitution

w14775 Marigee Bacolod
John DiNardo
Mireille Jacobson

Beyond Incentives: Do Schools use Accountability Rewards Productively?

w14768 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

Quantitative Macroeconomics with Heterogeneous Households

w14746 Chulhee Lee
Technological Changes and Employment of Older Manufacturing Workers in Early Twentieth Century America

w14740 Giuseppe Moscarini
Fabien Postel-Vinay

Large Employers Are More Cyclically Sensitive

w14729 Casey Mulligan
What Caused the Recession of 2008? Hints from Labor Productivity

w14713 Lex Borghans
Bart H.H. Golsteyn
James J. Heckman
Huub Meijers

Gender Differences in Risk Aversion and Ambiguity Aversion

w14681 Marianne Bertrand
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w14676 Michael Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Unemployment, Market Work and Household Production

w14672 Arnaud Costinot
Jonathan Vogel

Matching and Inequality in the World Economy

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

w14644 Thomas Philippon
Ariell Reshef

Wages and Human Capital in the U.S. Financial Industry: 1909-2006


2008
w14570 Brian A. Jacob
Jens Ludwig

The Effects of Housing Assistance on Labor Supply: Evidence from a Voucher Lottery

w14568 Sherry A. Glied
Ashwin Prabhu
Norman H. Edelman

The Cost of Primary Care Doctors

w14566 Ana Rute Cardoso
Daniel S. Hamermesh
José Varejão

The Timing of Labor Demand

w14540 Jeffrey B. Liebman
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
David G. Seif

Labor Supply Responses to Marginal Social Security Benefits: Evidence from Discontinuities

w14530 David Neumark
Jed Kolko

Do Enterprise Zones Create Jobs? Evidence from California's Enterprise Zone Program

w14527 Hans Fehr
Sabine Jokisch
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Dynamic Globalization and Its Potentially Alarming Prospects for Low-Wage Workers

w14514 Casey B. Mulligan
A Depressing Scenario: Mortgage Debt Becomes Unemployment Insurance

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

Luddites and the Demographic Transition

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

w14454 Matteo Bugamelli
Fabiano Schivardi
Roberta Zizza

The Euro and Firm Restructuring

w14442 Jesse Rothstein
Teacher Quality in Educational Production: Tracking, Decay, and Student Achievement

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

Work Expectations, Realizations, and Depression in Older Workers

w14415 Victor Lavy
M. Daniele Paserman
Analia Schlosser

Inside the Black of Box of Ability Peer Effects: Evidence from Variation in the Proportion of Low Achievers in the Classroom

w14407 Edward L. Glaeser
William R. Kerr

Local Industrial Conditions and Entrepreneurship: How Much of the Spatial Distribution Can We Explain?

w14400 Richard Rogerson
Market Work, Home Work and Taxes: A Cross Country Analysis

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

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

w14370 Enrico Moretti
Real Wage Inequality

w14367 Bridget Terry Long
Michal Kurlaender

Do Community Colleges provide a Viable Pathway to a Baccalaureate Degree?

w14346 Betsey Stevenson
Divorce Law and Women's Labor Supply

w14340 Isaac Ehrlich
William A. Hamlen Jr.
Yong Yin

Asset Management, Human Capital, and the Market for Risky Assets

w14332 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

Managing Contribution and Capital Market Risk in a Funded Public Defined Benefit Plan: Impact of CVaR Cost Constraints

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

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

w14314 Donald Boyd
Pamela Grossman
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
James Wyckoff

Teacher Preparation and Student Achievement

w14303 Alan Gerber
Jonathan Gruber
Daniel M. Hungerman

Does Church Attendance Cause People to Vote? Using Blue Laws' Repeal to Estimate the Effect of Religiosity on Voter Turnout

w14293 Adriana Kugler
Mutlu Yuksel

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

w14265 Melissa Clark
Jesse Rothstein
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Selection Bias in College Admissions Test Scores

w14246 Scott E. Carrell
Mark L. Hoekstra

Externalities in the Classroom: How Children Exposed to Domestic Violence Affect Everyone's Kids

w14232 Lauren Cohen
Andrea Frazzini
Christopher Malloy

Hiring Cheerleaders: Board Appointments of "Independent" Directors

w14216 Rupert Harrison
Jordi Jaumandreu
Jacques Mairesse
Bettina Peters

Does Innovation Stimulate Employment? A Firm-Level Analysis Using Comparable Micro-Data from Four European Countries

w14208 Miles S. Kimball
Matthew D. Shapiro

Labor Supply: Are the Income and Substitution Effects Both Large or Both Small?

w14203 David Albouy
The Wage Gap between Francophones and Anglophones: A Canadian Perspective, 1970 to 2000

w14194 Juan Carlos Calcagno
Bridget Terry Long

The Impact of Postsecondary Remediation Using a Regression Discontinuity Approach: Addressing Endogenous Sorting and Noncompliance

w14192 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Lisa Kahn
Steven D. Levitt
Jörg L. Spenkuch

The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents

w14174 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
Steven M. Ewer
Todd H. Wagner

Returns to Physician Human Capital: Analyzing Patients Randomized to Physician Teams

w14155 Ofer Malamud
Cristian Pop-Eleches

General Education vs. Vocational Training: Evidence from an Economy in Transition

w14138 Benjamin F. Jones
The Knowledge Trap: Human Capital and Development Reconsidered

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

w14065 Brian A. Jacob
Lars Lefgren
David Sims

The Persistence of Teacher-Induced Learning Gains

w14055 Wolfram J. Horneff
Raimond H. Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Michael Z. Stamos

Asset Allocation and Location over the Life Cycle with Survival-Contingent Payouts

w14052 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

The Macroeconomic Implications of Rising Wage Inequality in the United States

w14021 Donald Boyd
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
Jonah Rockoff
James Wyckoff

The Narrowing Gap in New York City Teacher Qualifications and its Implications for Student Achievement in High-Poverty Schools

w14038 Jordan D. Matsudaira
Rebecca M. Blank

The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families

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

w14022 Donald Boyd
Pam Grossman
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
James Wyckoff

Who Leaves? Teacher Attrition and Student Achievement

w14014 Anders Björklund
Richard Freeman

Searching for Optimal Inequality/Incentives

w13997 John Cawley
C. Katharina Spiess

Obesity and Skill Attainment in Early Childhood

w14006 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
The Impact of Employment during School on College Student Academic Performance

w13996 Mirko Draca
Stephen Machin
John Van Reenen

Minimum Wages and Firm Profitability

w13993 Jonathan Guryan
Erik Hurst
Melissa Schettini Kearney

Parental Education and Parental Time With Children

w13987 Janet Currie
Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise: Socioeconomic Status, Poor Health in Childhood, and Human Capital Development

w13985 Valerie A. Ramey
Time Spent in Home Production in the 20th Century: New Estimates from Old Data

w13982 Robert J. Gordon
Ian Dew-Becker

Controversies about the Rise of American Inequality: A Survey

w13951 Peter Arcidiacono
Patrick Bayer
Aurel Hizmo

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

w13949 Patrick Bayer
Shakeeb Khan
Christopher Timmins

Nonparametric Identification and Estimation in a Generalized Roy Model

w13931 Orazio Attanasio
Adriana Kugler
Costas Meghir

Training Disadvantaged Youth in Latin America: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

w13929 Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

The Retirement Consumption Puzzle: Actual Spending Change in Panel Data

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

w13920 John Haltiwanger
Stefano Scarpetta
Helena Schweiger

Assessing Job Flows Across Countries: The Role of Industry, Firm Size and Regulations

w13911 Francesco Giavazzi
Michael McMahon

Policy Uncertainty and Precautionary Savings

w13872 Richard Rogerson
Lodewijk P. Visschers
Randall Wright

Labor Market Fluctuations in the Small and in the Large

w13871 Per Krusell
Toshihiko Mukoyama
Richard Rogerson
Aysegul Sahin

Aggregate Implications of Indivisible Labor, Incomplete Markets, and Labor Market Frictions

w13868 Jonah E. Rockoff
Does Mentoring Reduce Turnover and Improve Skills of New Employees? Evidence from Teachers in New York City

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

w13844 Raj Chetty
Is the Taxable Income Elasticity Sufficient to Calculate Deadweight Loss? The Implications of Evasion and Avoidance

w13840 Ian Dew-Becker
Robert J. Gordon

The Role of Labor Market Changes in the Slowdown of European Productivity Growth

w13837 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

The Increase in Leisure Inequality

w13826 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

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

w13818 David Neumark
Brandon Wall
Junfu Zhang

Do Small Businesses Create More Jobs? New Evidence from the National Establishment Time Series

w13810 Lex Borghans
Angela Lee Duckworth
James J. Heckman
Bas ter Weel

The Economics and Psychology of Personality Traits

w13789 Erik Hurst
The Retirement of a Consumption Puzzle

w13773 Anna Aizer
Neighborhood Violence and Urban Youth

w13784 Radha Iyengar
I'd rather be Hanged for a Sheep than a Lamb: The Unintended Consequences of 'Three-Strikes' Laws

w13772 Fernando Alvarez
Robert Shimer

Search and Rest Unemployment

w13726 Julia Coronado
Olivia S. Mitchell
Steven A. Sharpe
S. Blake Nesbitt

Footnotes Aren't Enough: The Impact of Pension Accounting on Stock Values

w13717 Kaivan Munshi
Nicholas Wilson

Identity, Parochial Institutions, and Occupational Choice: Linking the Past to the Present in the American Midwest


2007
w13707 Matthias Doepke
Moshe Hazan
Yishay Maoz

The Baby Boom and World War II: A Macroeconomic Analysis

w13697 Wen-Jui Han
Christopher Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Parental Leave Policies and Parents' Employment and Leave-Taking

w13673 Jonathan Heathcote
Kjetil Storesletten
Giovanni L. Violante

Insurance and Opportunities: A Welfare Analysis of Labor Market Risk

w13663 Elizabeth Cascio
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

First in the Class? Age and the Education Production Function

w13656 James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect

w13654 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

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

w13653 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

Personnel Economics: The Economist's View of Human Resources

w13652 Kathryn Shaw
Edward P. Lazear

Tenure and Output

w13651 Ann Bartel
Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn Shaw
Ricardo Correa

International Differences in the Adoption and Impact of New Information Technologies and New HR Practices: The Valve-Making Industry in the U.S. and U.K.

w13638 Alberto Alesina
Andrea Ichino
Loukas Karabarbounis

Gender Based Taxation and the Division of Family Chores

w13633 Boris Groysberg
Ashish Nanda
M. Julia Prats

Does Individual Performance Affect Entrepreneurial Mobility? Empirical Evidence from the Financial Analysis Market

w13630 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore

A Theory of Retirement

w13609 John Cawley
Feng Liu

Mechanisms for the Association Between Maternal Employment and Child Cognitive Development

w13674 Andreas Hornstein
Per Krusell
Giovanni L. Violante

Frictional Wage Dispersion in Search Models: A Quantitative Assessment

w13657 John Bound
Todd Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men

w13603 Gary D. Hansen
Selo Imrohoroglu

Business Cycle Fluctuations and the Life Cycle: How Important is On-The-Job Skill Accumulation?

w13600 John Cawley
Feng Liu

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

w13594 Raymond B. Palmquist
Daniel J. Phaneuf
V. Kerry Smith

Measuring the Values for Time

w13589 Joseph Kaboski
Trevon D. Logan

Factor Endowments and the Returns to Skill: New Evidence from the American Past

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

Fertility, Female Labor Force Participation, and the Demographic Dividend

w13568 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

Long-Run Changes in the U.S. Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing

w13539 David Cutler
Winnie Fung
Michael Kremer
Monica Singhal
Tom Vogl

Mosquitoes: The Long-term Effects of Malaria Eradication in India

w13536 Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest
James Banks

Labor Market Status and Transitions during the Pre-Retirement Years: Learning from International Differences

w13534 Robert Moffitt
Estimating Marginal Returns to Higher Education in the UK

w13533 Ernesto F. L. Amaral
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Joseph E. Potter
Eduardo L.G. Rios-Neto

Demographic Change and the Structure of Wages: A Demand-Theoretic Analysis for Brazil

w13527 Philippe Belley
Lance Lochner

The Changing Role of Family Income and Ability in Determining Educational Achievement

w13523 Thomas Lemieux
The Changing Nature of Wage Inequality

w13514 Brian Jacob
Lars Lefgren

The Effect of Grade Retention on High School Completion

w13503 Edgar Cudmore
John Piggott
John Whalley

Income Tax Design and the Desirability of Subsidies to Secondary Workers in a Household Model with Joint and Non-Joint Time

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

w13442 Cally Ardington
Anne Case
Victoria Hosegood

Labor Supply Responses to Large Social Transfers: Longitudinal Evidence from South Africa

w13437 Thomas Philippon
Ariell Reshef

Skill Biased Financial Development: Education, Wages and Occupations in the U.S. Financial Sector

w13422 Jonathan Guryan
Kory Kroft
Matt Notowidigdo

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

w13411 Joshua D. Angrist
Stacey H. Chen

Long-term consequences of vietnam-era conscription: schooling, experience, and earnings

w13396 Till Bärnighausen
David E. Bloom

"Conditional scholarships" for HIV/AIDS Health Workers: Educating and Retaining the Workforce to Provide Antiretroviral Treatment in Sub-Saharan Africa

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

w13379 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Imperfect Knowledge of Pension Plan Type

w13375 Hanming Fang
Dan Silverman

Time-Inconsistency and Welfare Program Participation: Evidence from the NLSY

w13373 Raquel Fernandez
Culture as Learning: The Evolution of Female Labor Force Participation over a Century

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

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

w13351 Giulia Faggio
Kjell Salvanes
John Van Reenen

The Evolution of Inequality in Productivity and Wages: Panel Data Evidence

w13347 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Mårten Palme

Chernobyl's Subclinical Legacy: Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout and School Outcomes in Sweden

w13344 Josef Fersterer
Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Rudolf Winter-Ebmer

Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms

w13341 Todd R. Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

The Causal Effect of Studying on Academic Performance

w13340 Todd R. Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

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

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

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

w13296 Bronwyn H. Hall
Francesca Lotti
Jacques Mairesse

Employment, Innovation, and Productivity: Evidence from Italian Microdata

onb07-11 Gopi Shah Goda
John Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

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

w13275 David Card
Michael Ransom

Pension Plan Characteristics and Framing Effects in Employee Savings Behavior

w13229 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

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

w13215 James B. Bushnell
Catherine Wolfram

The Guy at the Controls: Labor Quality and Power Plant Efficiency

w13195 James J. Heckman
The Economics, Technology and Neuroscience of Human Capability Formation

w13179 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Gender Roles and Technological Progress

w13156 Lisa M. Lynch
The Adoption and Diffusion of Organizational Innovation: Evidence for the U.S. Economy

w13139 Donald R. Davis
James Harrigan

Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, and Trade Liberalization

w13127 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Stephen Donald

The Time and Timing Costs of Market Work

w13117 Jesse Rothstein
Cecilia Elena Rouse

Constrained After College: Student Loans and Early Career Occupational Choices

w13116 Sandra E. Black
Alexandra Spitz-Oener

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

w13110 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Removing the Disincentives in Social Security for Long Careers

w13096 Fatih Guvenen
Burhanettin Kuruscu

Understanding the Evolution of the U.S. Wage Distribution: A Theoretical Analysis

w13095 Fatih Guvenen
Burhanettin Kuruscu

A Quantitative Analysis of the Evolution of the U.S. Wage Distribution: 1970-2000

w13059 Andrew A. Samwick
Changing Progressivity as a Means of Risk Protection in Investment-Based Social Security

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

Trade, Knowledge, and the Industrial Revolution

w13043 John M. Abowd
John Haltiwanger
Julia Lane
Kevin L. McKinney
Kristin Sandusky

Technology and the Demand for Skill:An Analysis of Within and Between Firm Differences

w13029 Bruno Contini
Roberto Leombruni
Lia Pacelli
Claudia Villosio

Wage Mobility and Dynamics in Italy in the 90's

w13027 Alan B. Krueger
David A. Schkade

The Reliability of Subjective Well-Being Measures

w13022 Jacob L. Vigdor
The Katrina Effect: Was There a Bright Side to the Evacuation of Greater New Orleans?

w13017 Richard Rogerson
Johanna Wallenius

Micro and Macro Elasticities in a Life Cycle Model With Taxes

w13014 Jonathan B. Berk
Richard Stanton
Josef Zechner

Human Capital, Bankruptcy and Capital Structure

w13012 Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Does the Minimum Wage Cause Inefficient Rationing?

w13007 Lei Fang
Richard Rogerson

Policy Analysis in a Matching Model with Intensive and Extensive Margins

w13000 Michael Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Philippe Weil

Total Work, Gender and Social Norms

w12997 John S. Earle
Álmos Telegdy

Ownership and Wages: Estimating Public-Private and Foreign-Domestic Differentials using LEED from Hungary, 1986-2003

w12989 Paul Oyer
Ability and Employer Learning: Evidence from the Economist Labor Market

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

w12984 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Race between Education and Technology: The Evolution of U.S. Educational Wage Differentials, 1890 to 2005

w12980 Marc-Andreas Muendler
Trade and Workforce Changeover in Brazil

w12978 Thierry Lallemand
Robert Plasman
Francois Rycx

Wage Structure and Firm Productivity in Belgium

w12975 Colleen N. Flaherty
The Effect of Tuition Reimbursement on Turnover: A Case Study Analysis

w12958 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Projecting Behavioral Responses to the Next Generation of Retirement Policies

w12942 Wolfram J. Horneff
Raimond H. Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Michael Z. Stamos

Money in Motion: Dynamic Portfolio Choice in Retirement

w12932 Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson
David Pozen

Building Criminal Capital behind Bars: Peer Effects in Juvenile Corrections

w12926 Eric V. Edmonds
Child Labor

w12917 Matthias Doepke
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Occupational Choice and the Spirit of Capitalism

w12915 David Neumark
William Wascher

Does a Higher Minimum Wage Enhance the Effectiveness of The Earned Income Tax Credit?

w12910 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi

Attack Assignments in Terror Organizations and The Productivity of Suicide Bombers

w12908 Shelly Lundberg
Robert A. Pollak

The American Family and Family Economics

w12900 Sukkoo Kim
Immigration, Industrial Revolution and Urban Growth in the United States, 1820-1920: Factor Endowments, Technology and Geography

w12891 Lei Fang
Richard Rogerson

Product Market Regulation and Market Work: A Benchmark Analysis

w12890 Richard Rogerson
Taxation and Market Work: Is Scandinavia an Outlier?

w12889 Richard Rogerson
Structural Transformation and the Deterioration of European Labor Market Outcomes

w12888 Raquel Fernandez
Women, Work, and Culture

w12883 David Card
Pablo Ibarraran
Ferdinando Regalia
David Rosas
Yuri Soares

The Labor Market Impacts of Youth Training in the Dominican Republic: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

w12860 David H. Autor
William R. Kerr
Adriana D. Kugler

Do Employment Protections Reduce Productivity? Evidence from U.S. States

w12846 Lex Borghans
Bas ter Weel
Bruce A. Weinberg

Interpersonal Styles and Labor Market Outcomes

w12844 Bruce A. Weinberg
Belton M. Fleisher
Masanori Hashimoto

Evaluating Methods for Evaluating Instruction: The Case of Higher Education

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

w12815 Luis Garicano
Thomas N. Hubbard

The Return to Knowledge Hierarchies


2006
w12799 Desiree van Welsum
Xavier Reif

We Can Work It Out - The Globalisation of ICT-enabled Services

w12790 Joshua Angrist
Daniel Lang
Philip Oreopoulos

Lead Them to Water and Pay Them to Drink: An Experiment with Services and Incentives for College Achievement

w12786 Lee Ohanian
Andrea Raffo
Richard Rogerson

Long-Term Changes in Labor Supply and Taxes: Evidence from OECD Countries, 1956-2004

w12768 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Economic Performance and Work Activity in Sweden after the Crisis of the Early 1990s

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

Cross-Cohort Differences in Health on the Verge of Retirement

w12757 Amil Petrin
Jagadeesh Sivadasan

Job Security Does Affect Economic Efficiency: Theory, A New Statistic, and Evidence from Chile

w12737 Eric A. Hanushek
Victor Lavy
Kohtaro Hitomi

Do Students Care about School Quality? Determinants of Dropout Behavior in Developing Countries

w12694 Markus Mobius
Raphael Schoenle

The Evolution of Work

w12693 Keith A. Bender
John S. Heywood

Educational Mismatch Among Ph.D.s: Determinants and Consequences

w12688 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore
Younghwan Song

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

w12664 Eric A. Hanushek
Lei Zhang

Quality-Consistent Estimates of International Returns to Skill

w12663 David Neumark
William Wascher

Minimum Wages and Employment: A Review of Evidence from the New Minimum Wage Research

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

The Effects of Education Quality on Income Growth and Mortality Decline

w12621 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Rick Mansfield
Michael Moore

Demographic Change, Social Security Systems, and Savings

w12619 Omar Galarraga
David S. Salkever
Judith A. Cook
Stephen J. Gange

An Instrumental Variable Evaluation of Antidepressant Use on Employment Among HIV-Infected Women Using Highly-Active Antiretroviral Therapy in the United States: 1996-2004

w12597 James Poterba
Joshua Rauh
Steven Venti
David Wise

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

w12569 David Joulfaian
Inheritance and Saving

w12559 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Labor Market Shocks and Retirement: Do Government Programs Matter?

t0328 Katharine G. Abraham
Aaron Maitland
Suzanne M. Bianchi

Non-response in the American Time Use Survey: Who Is Missing from the Data and How Much Does It Matter?

w12529 Pinka Chatterji
Jeffrey DeSimone

High School Alcohol Use and Young Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w12518 George J. Borjas
Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Immigration and African-American Employment Opportunities: The Response of Wages, Employment, and Incarceration to Labor Supply Shocks

w12498 Mark Gertler
Antonella Trigari

Unemployment Fluctuations With Staggered Nash Wage Bargaining

w12467 Raj Chetty
Adam Szeidl

Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences

w12464 Kevin Lang
Erez Siniver

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

w12452 Louis Kaplow
Myopia and the Effects of Social Security and Capital Taxation on Labor Supply

w12444 Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott
Michael Sherris
Shaun Yow

Financial Innovation for an Aging World

w12440 Susana Iranzo
Giovanni Peri

Schooling Externalities, Technology and Productivity: Theory and Evidence from U.S. States

w12436 David Autor
Mark Duggan

The Growth in the Social Security Disability Rolls: A Fiscal Crisis Unfolding

w12435 Fredrik Andersson
Matthew Freedman
John C. Haltiwanger
Julia Lane
Kathryn L. Shaw

Reaching for the Stars: Who Pays for Talent in Innovative Industries?

w12421 Morten O. Ravn
The Consumption-Tightness Puzzle

w12417 Adam Looney
Monica Singhal

The Effect of Anticipated Tax Changes on Intertemporal Labor Supply and the Realization of Taxable Income

w12416 Chulhee Lee
Military Positions and Post-Service Occupational Mobility of Union Army Veterans, 1861-1880

w12410 Jonathan Gruber
Daniel M. Hungerman

The Church vs the Mall: What Happens When Religion Faces Increased Secular Competition?

w12396 Dean Yang
Why Do Migrants Return to Poor Countries? Evidence From Philippine Migrants%u2019 Responses to Exchange Rate Shocks

w12387 Christopher S. Ruebeck
Joseph E. Harrington
Jr.
Robert Moffitt

Handedness and Earnings

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

The Effect of Inheritance Receipt on Retirement

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

w12350 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Caitlin Knowles Myers
Mark L. Pocock

Time Zones as Cues for Coordination: Latitude, Longitude, and Letterman

w12329 Justin McCrary
Heather Royer

The Effect of Female Education on Fertility and Infant Health: Evidence from School Entry Policies Using Exact Date of Birth

w12325 Dean Yang
International Migration, Remittances, and Household Investment: Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Exchange Rate Shocks

w12298 Eric I. Knudsen
James J. Heckman
Judy L. Cameron
Jack P. Shonkoff

Economic, Neurobiological and Behavioral Perspectives on Building America's Future Workforce

w12291 John Cawley
Richard V. Burkhauser

Beyond BMI: The Value of More Accurate Measures of Fatness and Obesity in Social Science Research

w12287 Reuben Gronau
Home Production and the Macro Economy-Some Lessons from Pollak and Wachter and from Transition Russia

w12282 Erica Field
Educational Debt Burden and Career Choice: Evidence from a Financial Aid Experiment at NYU Law School

w12278 Emre Ozdenoren
Stephen Salant
Dan Silverman

Willpower and the Optimal Control of Visceral Urges

w12245 E. Han Kim
Adair Morse
Luigi Zingales

Are Elite Universities Losing Their Competitive Edge?

w12237 Rena M. Conti
Ernst R. Berndt
Richard G. Frank

Early Retirement and Public Disability Insurance Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression

w12221 Susumu Imai
Hajime Katayama
Kala Krishna

Crime and Young Men: The Role of Arrest, Criminal Experience, and Heterogeneity

w12212 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Home Production, Market Production and the Gender Wage Gap: Incentives and Expectations

w12180 Andreas Ammermueller
Jörn-Steffen Pischke

Peer Effects in European Primary Schools: Evidence from PIRLS

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

w12139 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz
Ilyana Kuziemko

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

w12167 Steven J. Davis
R. Jason Faberman
John Haltiwanger

The Flow Approach to Labor Markets: New Data Sources and Micro-Macro Links

w12157 Paul Oyer
The Macro-Foundations of Microeconomics: Initial Labor Market Conditions and Long-Term Outcomes for Economists

w12085 George J. Borjas
Immigration in High-Skill Labor Markets: The Impact of Foreign Students on the Earnings of Doctorates

w12082 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

Measuring Trends in Leisure: The Allocation of Time Over Five Decades

w12078 David Card
Jesse Rothstein

Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap

w12071 Fali Huang
Peter Cappelli

Employee Screening: Theory and Evidence

w12067 Raj Chetty
A Bound on Risk Aversion Using Labor Supply Elasticities

w12063 Uri Gneezy
John A. List

Putting Behavioral Economics to Work: Testing for Gift Exchange in Labor Markets Using Field Experiments

w12057 Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

Some Answers to the Retirement-Consumption Puzzle

w12029 Christopher Avery
Caroline Hoxby
Clement Jackson
Kaitlin Burek
Glenn Pope
Mridula Raman

Cost Should Be No Barrier: An Evaluation of the First Year of Harvard's Financial Aid Initiative

w12021 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse M. Shapiro

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

w12019 Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Ugly Criminals

w12005 Joshua Angrist
Aimee Chin
Ricardo Godoy

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

w12003 Jeffrey R. Kling
Incarceration Length, Employment, and Earnings

w12002 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Time to Eat: Household Production Under Increasing Income Inequality

w11985 Lex Borghans
Bas ter Weel
Bruce A. Weinberg

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

w11970 Christiana Stoddard
Peter Kuhn

Incentives and Effort in the Public Sector: Have U.S. Education Reforms Increased Teachers' Work Hours?

w11969 Victor Lavy
From Forced Busing to Free Choice in Public Schools: Quasi-Experimental Evidence of Individual and General Effects

w11968 V. Joseph Hotz
John Karl Scholz

Examining the Effect of the Earned Income Tax Credit on the Labor Market Participation of Families on Welfare

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

w11951 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Sabina Ohri

Health Insurance Take-up by the Near Elderly

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

w11932 Peter Kuhn
Chris Riddell

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

w11918 David Card
Brian P. McCall

When to Start a Fight and When to Fight Back: Liability Disputes in the Workers' Compensation System


2005
w11902 Philip J. Cook
Bethany Peters

The Myth of the Drinker's Bonus

w11895 Peter Kuhn
Fernando Lozano

The Expanding Workweek? Understanding Trends in Long Work Hours Among U.S. Men, 1979-2004

w11871 Harsha Thirumurthy
Joshua Graff-Zivin
Markus Goldstein

The Economic Impact of AIDS Treatment: Labor Supply in Western Kenya

w11855 David Neumark
Peter S. Barth
Richard Victor

The Impact of Provider Choice on Workers' Compensation Costs and Outcomes

w11837 Dan T. Rosenbaum
Christopher J. Ruhm

The Cost of Caring for Young Children

w11836 Chulhee Lee
Rising Family Income Inequality in the United States, 1968-2000: Impacts of Changing Labor Supply, Wages, and Family Structure

w11832 Michael Baker
Jonathan Gruber
Kevin Milligan

Universal Childcare, Maternal Labor Supply, and Family Well-Being

w11811 Mark Duggan
Perry Singleton
Jae Song

Aching to Retire? The Rise in the Full Retirement Age and its Impact on the Disability Rolls

w11799 Bruce A. Weinberg
David W. Galenson

Creative Careers: The Life Cycles of Nobel Laureates in Economics

w11782 David Neumark
Junfu Zhang
Stephen Ciccarella

The Effects of Wal-Mart on Local Labor Markets

w11773 Ann P. Bartel
Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn L. Shaw

How Does Information Technology Really Affect Productivity? Plant-Level Comparisons of Product Innovation, Process Improvement and Worker Skills

w11729 Nada Eissa
Hilary Hoynes

Behavioral Responses to Taxes: Lessons from the EITC and Labor Supply

w11746 Ricardo Reis
A Dynamic Measure of Inflation

w11743 David H. Autor
Susan Houseman

Do Temporary Help Jobs Improve Labor Market Outcomes for Low-Skilled Workers? Evidence from 'Work First'

w11742 David Autor
Susan Houseman

Temporary Agency Employment as a Way out of Poverty?

w11726 Olivia S. Mitchell
Stephen P. Utkus
Tongxuan (Stella) Yang

Turning Workers into Savers? Incentives, Liquidity, and Choice in 401(k) Plan Design

w11693 Joseph G. Altonji
Emiko Usui

Work Hours, Wages, and Vacation Leave

w11681 Hilary Hoynes
Marianne Page
Ann Stevens

Poverty in America: Trends and Explanations

w11679 Steven J. Davis
Luis Rivera-Batiz

The Climate for Business Development and Employment Growth in Puerto Rico

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

How Unobservable Productivity Biases the Value of a Statistical Life

w11647 David Neumark
Junfu Zhang
Brandon Wall

Employment Dynamics and Business Relocation: New Evidence from the National Establishment Time Series

w11636 David Neumark
Donna Rothstein

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

w11629 Jeremy Greenwood
Guillaume Vandenbroucke

Hours Worked: Long-Run Trends

w11626 Marianne P. Bitler
Jonah B. Gelbach
Hilary W. Hoynes

Distributional Impacts of the Self-Sufficiency Project

w11615 Jesse M. Shapiro
Smart Cities: Quality of Life, Productivity, and the Growth Effects of Human Capital

w11601 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

Lifecycle Prices and Production

w11566 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Joel Slemrod

The Economics of Workaholism: We Should Not Have Worked on This Paper

w11558 James Banks
Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest

Work Disability is a Pain in the *****, Especially in England, The Netherlands, and the United States

w11546 Rasmus Lentz
Dale T. Mortensen

An Empirical Model of Growth Through Product Innovation

w11530 Bruce Sacerdote
David Marmaros

How Do Friendships Form?

w11527 Robert Fairlie
Christopher Woodruff

Mexican Entrepreneurship: A Comparison of Self-Employment in Mexico and the United States

w11512 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans

w11497 Marie Thursby
Jerry Thursby
Swasti Gupta-Mukherjee

Are There Real Effects of Licensing on Academic Research? A Life Cycle View

w11453 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Value of Peripatetic Economists: A Sesqui-Difference Evaluation of Bob Gregory

w11416 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Happiness and the Human Development Index: The Paradox of Australia

w11414 Jorn-Steffen Pischke
Till von Wachter

Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling In Germany: Evidence and Interpretation

w11404 Andrew B. Bernard
J. Bradford Jensen
Peter K. Schott

Importers, Exporters, and Multinationals: A Portrait of Firms in the U.S. that Trade Goods

w11360 Benjamin F. Jones
The Burden of Knowledge and the 'Death of the Renaissance Man': Is Innovation Getting Harder?

w11359 Benjamin F. Jones
Age and Great Invention

w11356 Daron Acemoglu
Pol Antràs
Elhanan Helpman

Contracts and the Division of Labor

w11350 Antonio Geldson de Carvalho
Charles W. Calomiris
Joao Amaro de Matos

Venture Capital as Human Resource Management

w11328 Gordon B. Dahl
Early Teen Marriage and Future Poverty

w11304 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Zhehui Luo
Heather L. Bednarek

Employment-Contingent Health Insurance, Illness, and Labor Supply of Women: Evidence from Married Women with Breast Cancer

w11271 Ivica Dus
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Betting on Death and Capital Markets in Retirement: A Shortfall Risk Analysis of Life Annuities

w11268 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli

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

w11260 Frank F. Furstenberg
Jr.
David Neumark

School-to-Career and Post-Secondary Education: Evidence from the Philadelphia Educational Longitudinal Study

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

w11238 Erdal Tekin
Sara Markowitz

Suicidal Behavior and the Labor Market Productivity of Young Adults

w11230 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

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

w11159 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

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

w11142 James J. Heckman
Lessons from the Technology of Skill Formation

w11113 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ethan G. Lewis

Schooling and the AFQT: Evidence from School Entry Laws

w11031 Lalith Munasinghe
Nachum Sicherman

Wage Dynamics and Unobserved Heterogeneity: Time Preference of Learning Ability?


2004
w11013 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen

w10980 Kathleen Beegle
Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

Why Should We Care About Child Labor? The Education, Labor Market, and Health Consequences of Child Labor

w10935 Nada Eissa
Henrik Jacobsen Kleven
Claus Thustrup Kreiner

Evaluation of Four Tax Reforms in the United States: Labor Supply and Welfare Effects for Single Mothers

w10919 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore

The Effect of Improvements in Health and Longevity on Optimal Retirement and Saving

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

w10892 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

The Closing of the Gender Gap as a Roy Model Illusion

w10876 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Minimum Hours Constraints, Job Requirements and Retirement

w10844 Eric D. Gould
Victor Lavy
M. Daniele Paserman

Does Immigration Affect the Long-Term Educational Outcomes of Natives? Quasi-Experimental Evidence

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

w10779 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Bulls, Bears, and Retirement Behavior

w10777 Jeffrey R. Kling
Jens Ludwig
Lawrence F. Katz

Neighborhood Effects on Crime for Female and Male Youth: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Experiment

w10772 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

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

w10748 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Matthew F. Mitchell
Andrea Moro

Why Do Incumbent Senators Win? Evidence from a Dynamic Selection Model

w10744 Ricardo J. Caballero
Kevin N. Cowan
Eduardo M.R.A. Engel
Alejandro Micco

Effective Labor Regulation and Microeconomic Flexibility

w10740 Christine Jolls
J.J. Prescott

Disaggregating Employment Protection: The Case of Disability Discrimination

w10739 Brian Jacob
Lars Lefgren
Enrico Moretti

The Dynamics of Criminal Behavior: Evidence from Weather Shocks

w10728 Aimee Chin
Chinhui Juhn
Peter Thompson

Technical Change and the Wage Structure During the Second Industrial Revolution: Evidence from the Merchant Marine, 1865-1912

w10678 Victor Lavy
Do Gender Stereotypes Reduce Girls' Human Capital Outcomes? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w10656 David Neumark
Olena Nizalova

Minimum Wage Effects in the Longer Run

w10622 Victor Lavy
Performance Pay and Teachers' Effort, Productivity and Grading Ethics

w10598 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

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

w10589 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli
Claudia Olivetti

Preference Formation and the Rise of Women's Labor Force Participation: Evidence from WWII

w10576 Barry Eichengreen
Pipat Luengnaruemitchai

Why Doesn't Asia Have Bigger Bond Markets?

w10575 Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser

Targeted Remedial Education for Under-Performing Teenagers: Costs and Benefits

w10562 Scott Adams
David Neumark

The Economic Effects of Living Wage Laws: A Provisional Review

w10561 Scott Adams
David Neumark

When Do Living Wages Bite?

w10542 Sean Nicholson
How Much Do Medical Students Know About Physician Income?

w10531 Steven G. Allen
The Value of Phased Retirement

w10478 Lance Lochner
Education, Work, and Crime: A Human Capital Approach

w10469 Gadi Barlevy
Daniel Tsiddon

Earnings Inequality and the Business Cycle

w10442 Maria Borga
Robert E. Lipsey

Factor Prices and Factor Substitution in U.S. Firms' Manufacturing Affiliates Abroad

w10398 Ricardo J. Caballlero
Eduardo Engel
Alejandro Micco

Microeconomic Flexibility in Latin America

w10368 Ricardo J. Caballero
Eduardo M.R.A. Engel

Three Strikes and You're Out: Reply to Cooper and Willis

w10347 Dirk Krueger
Jessica Tjornhom Donohue

On the Distributional Consequences of Child Labor Legislation

w10320 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

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

w10305 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Personal Accounts and Family Retirement

w10302 Sebastian Edwards
The Economics of Latin American Art: Creativity Patterns and Rates of Return

w10297 Russel W. Cooper
John C. Haltiwanger
Jonathan Willis

Dynamics of Labor Demand: Evidence from Plant-level Observations and Aggregate Implications

w10283 Jeremy Lise
Shannon Seitz
Jeffrey Smith

Equilibrium Policy Experiments and the Evaluation of Social Programs

w10265 Eric V. Edmonds
Does Illiquidity Alter Child Labor and Schooling Decisions? Evidence from Household Responses to Anticipated Cash Transfers in South Africa

w10247 Christopher J. Ruhm
How Well Do Parents With Young Children Combine Work and Family Life


2003
w10186 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jungmin Lee

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

w10185 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

What You Don't Know Can't Help You: Pension Knowledge and Retirement Decision Making

w10139 Don Fullerton
Li Gan

A Simulation-Based Welfare Loss Calculation for Labor Taxes with Piecewise-Linear Budgets

w10138 Edgar Cudmore
John Whalley

Regeneration, Labour Supply and the Welfare Costs of Taxes

w10134 Eric V. Edmonds
Does Child Labor Decline with Improving Economic Status?

w10122 Rajeev Dehejia
Adriana Lleras-Muney

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

w10100 David M. Blau
Donna B. Gilleskie

The Role of Retiree Health Insurance in the Employment Behavior of Older Men

w10098 Erik Hurst
Grasshoppers, Ants, and Pre-Retirement Wealth: A Test of Permanent Income

w10088 Kathleen Beegle
Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

Child Labor, Crop Shocks, and Credit Constraints

w10077 Mauricio Cardenas
Raquel Bernal

Determinants of Labor Demand in Colombia: 1976-1996

w10060 David Neumark
Donna Rothstein

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

w10030 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement Effects of Proposals by the President's Commision to Strengthen Social Security

w10006 Russell W. Cooper
Jonathan Willis

The Cost of Labor Adjustment: Inferences from the Gap

w9999 Leora Friedberg
Anthony Webb

Retirement and the Evolution of Pension Structure

w9987 Ann Bartel
Richard Freeman
Casey Ichniowski
Morris M. Kleiner

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

w9964 Jorn-Steffen Pischke
The Impact of Length of the School Year on Student Performance and Earnings: Evidence from the German Short School Year

w9953 Donald Boyd
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb

The Draw of Home: How Teachers' Preferences for Proximity Disadvantage Urban Schools

w9918 Hope Corman
Nancy E. Reichman
Kelly Noonan

Mothers' and Fathers' Labor Supply in Fragile Families: The Role of Child Health

w9911 Kevin Lang
Sumon Majumdar

The Pricing of Job Characteristics When Markets Do Not Clear: Theory and Implications

w9878 Donald Boyd
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
James Wyckoff

Analyzing the Determinants of the Matching Public School Teachers to Jobs: Estimating Compensating Differentials in Imperfect Labor Markets

w9851 David Neumark
Elizabeth T. Powers

The Effects of Changes in State SSI Supplements on Pre-Retirement Labor Supply

w9850 Claudio Montenegro
Carmen Pages

Who Benefits from Labor Market Regulations? Chile 1960-1998

w9818 James J. Heckman
Jeffrey A. Smith

The Determinants of Participation in a Social Program: Evidence from a Prototypical Job Training Program

w9785 Jan Boone
Lans Bovenberg

The Optimal Taxation of Unskilled Labor with Job Search and Social Assistance

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

Phasing Into Retirement

w9702 Scott Adams
David Neumark

Living Wage Effects: New and Improved Evidence

w9679 Edward P. Lazear
Firm-Specific Human Capital: A Skill-Weights Approach

w9646 Kazuo Ogawa
Financial Distress and Employment: The Japanese Case in the 90s

w9602 Alma Cohen
Rajeev Dehejia

The Effect of Automobile Insurance and Accident Liability Laws in Traffic Fatalities

w9586 Michael Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

The Retirement-Consumption Puzzle: Anticipated and Actual Declines in Spending at Retirement

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

w9550 Chulhee Lee
Labor Market Status of Older Males in the United States, 1880-1940

w9496 Courtney Coile
Retirement Incentives and Couples' Retirement Decisions

w9489 Magnus Blomstrom
Ari Kokko

The Economics of Foreign Direct Investment Incentives

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?

w9440 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Routine

w9429 Bradley T. Heim
Bruce D. Meyer

Work Costs and Nonconvex Preferences in the Estimation of Labor Supply Models

w9425 David H. Autor
John J. Donohue III
Stewart J. Schwab

The Costs of Wrongful-Discharge Laws


2002
w9404 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement and the Stock Market Bubble

w9400 Susan Dynarski
The Consequences of Merit Aid

w9396 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980

w9366 Mark Hugget
Gustavo Ventura
Amir Yaron

Human Capital and Earnings Distribution Dynamics

w9357 Ulf-G. Gerdtham
Christopher J. Ruhm

Deaths Rise in Good Economic Times: Evidence From the OECD

w9317 Kathleen McGarry
Health and Retirement: Do Changes in Health Affect Retirement Expectations?

w9254 Richard B. Freeman
The Labour Market in the New Information Economy

w9231 Charles H. Mullin
Ping Wang

The Timing of Childbearing among Heterogeneous Women in Dynamic General Equilibrium

w9225 Peter Cappelli
Why Do Employers Pay For College?

w9183 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Social Security Early Entitlement Age in a Structural Model of Retirement and Wealth

w9180 Sean P. Corcoran
William N. Evans
Robert S. Schwab

Changing Labor Market Opportunities for Women and the Quality of Teachers 1957-1992

w9168 Robert Moffitt
Welfare Programs and Labor Supply

w9165 Rafael Di Tella
Raymond Fisman

Are Politicians Really Paid Like Bureaucrats?

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

The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming

w9139 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Changes in Drug Utilization on Labor Supply and Per Capita Output

w9120 Lucia Foster
John Haltiwanger
C.J. Krizan

The Link Between Aggregate and Micro Productivity Growth: Evidence from Retail Trade

w9119 Wayne B. Gray
John Mendeloff

The Declining Effects of OSHA Inspections on Manufacturing Injuries: 1979 to 1998

w9083 James Heckman
Lance Lochner
Ricardo Cossa

Learning-By-Doing Vs. On-the-Job Training: Using Variation Induced by the EITC to Distinguish Between Models of Skill Formation

w9074 Alan B. Krueger
Jitka Maleckova

Education, Poverty, Political Violence and Terrorism: Is There a Causal Connection?

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

w9045 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The New Social Security Commission Personal Accounts: Where Is the Investment Principal?

w9043 Giuseppe Bertola
Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns

w9025 Peter Arcidiacono
Sean Nicholson

Peer Effects in Medical School

w9018 Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

Child Labor: The Role of Income Variability and Access to Credit Across Countries

w9014 Alan B. Krueger
Bruce D. Meyer

Labor Supply Effects of Social Insurance

w9013 Daron Acemoglu
David H. Autor
David Lyle

Women, War and Wages: The Effect of Female Labor Supply on the Wage Structure at Mid-Century

w8993 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

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

w8915 Claudia Goldin
The Rising (and then Declining) Significance of Gender

w8907 Sean Nicholson
Nicholas S. Souleles

Physician Income Prediction Errors: Sources and Implications for Behavior

w8849 Robert E. Hall
Industry Dynamics with Adjustment Costs

w8811 Daniel Nagin
James Rebitzer
Seth Sanders
Lowell Taylor

Monitoring, Motivation and Management: The Determinants of Opportunistic Behavior in a Field Experiment

w8780 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

How Does Job Loss Affect the Timing of Retirement?

w8772 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Social Security, Pensions and Retirement Behavior Within the Family


2001
w8658 Michael Baker
Jonathan Gruber
Kevin Milligan

The Retirement Incentive Effects of Canada's Income Security Programs

w8574 Thomas DeLeire
Helen Levy

Gender, Occupation Choice and the Risk of Death at Work

w8541 Robert Kaestner
Neeraj Kaushal

Immigrant and Native Responses to Welfare Reform

w8509 Reuben Gronau
Daniel S. Hamermesh

The Demand for Variety: A Household Production Perspective

w8434 Steven J. Davis
The Quality Distribution of Jobs and the Structure of Wages in Search Equilibrium

w8419 Michael Baker
Mark Stabile
Catherine Deri

What do Self-Reported, Objective, Measures of Health Measure?

w8412 James R. Hines Jr.
Hilary W. Hoynes
Alan B. Krueger

Another Look at Whether a Rising Tide Lifts All Boats

w8406 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Imperfect Knowledge, Retirement and Saving

w8378 Orley Ashenfelter
David Card

Did the Elimination of Mandatory Retirement Affect Faculty Retirement Flows?

w8376 Luis Garicano
Ignacio Palacios
Canice Prendergast

Favoritism Under Social Pressure

w8337 David H. Autor
Frank Levy
Richard J. Murnane

The Skill Content of Recent Technological Change: An Empirical Exploration

w8306 Brent Boning
Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn Shaw

Opportunity Counts: Teams and the Effectiveness of Production Incentives

w8297 Leora Friedberg
The Impact of Technological Change on Older Workers: Evidence from Data on Computer Use

w8295 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998

w8273 Gerard A. Pfann
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Two-Sided Learning, Labor Turnover and Displacement

w8260 Melvin Stephens Jr.
Worker Displacement and the Added Worker Effect

w8239 Claudia Goldin
The Human Capital Century and American Leadership: Virtues of the Past

w8229 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement and Wealth

w8159 Casey B. Mulligan
Aggregate Implications of Indivisible Labor

w8134 Cathy J. Bradley
Heather Bednarek
David Neumark

Breast Cancer Survival, Work, and Earnings


2000
w8051 Linda A. Bell
Richard B. Freeman

The Incentive for Working Hard: Explaining Hours Worked Differences in the U.S. and Germany

w7994 John Haltiwanger
Julia Lane
James Spletzer

Wages, Productivity, and the Dynamic Interaction of Businesses and Workers

t0265 Casey B. Mulligan
Barbara Schneider
Rurtin Wolfe

Time Use and Population Representation in the Sloan Study of Adolescents

w7980 Robert Carroll
Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Mark Rider
Harvey S. Rosen

Personal Income Taxes and the Growth of Small Firms

w7977 H. Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Nonprofit Sector and Part-Time Work: An Analysis of Employer-Employee Matched Data of Child Care Workers

w7975 John Bound
Timothy Waidmann

Accounting for Recent Declines in Employment Rates among the Working-Aged Disabled

w7963 Olivia S. Mitchell
John W.R. Phillips

Retirement Responses to Early Social Security Benefit Reductions

w7923 Jonathan Gruber
Peter Orszag

Does the Social Security Earnings Test Affect Labor Supply and Benefits Receipt?

w7834 Jarle Møen
Is Mobility of Technical Personnel a Source of R&D Spillovers?

w7830 Courtney Coile
Jonathan Gruber

Social Security and Retirement

w7756 Susan Dynarski
Hope for Whom? Financial Aid for the Middle Class and Its Impact on College Attendance

w7742 Peter Cappelli
Examining the Incidence of Downsizing and Its Effect on Establishment Performance

w7730 K.C. O'Shaughnessy
David I. Levine
Peter Cappelli

Changes in Managerial Pay Structures 1986-1992 and Rising Returns to Skill

w7709 Jeff Grogger
Time Limits and Welfare Use

w7680 Casey B. Mulligan
Can Monopoly Unionism Explain Publicly Induced Retirement?

w7679 Casey B. Mulligan
Induced Retirement, Social Security, and the Pyramid Mirage

w7678 Song Han
Casey B. Mulligan

Human Capital, Heterogeneity, and Estimated Degrees of Intergenerational Mobility

w7655 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

Can Falling Supply Explain the Rising Return to College for Younger Men? A Cohort-Based Analysis

w7619 Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Harvey S. Rosen
Robert Weathers

Horatio Alger Meets the Mobility Tables

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

w7606 David Neumark
Scott Adams

Do Living Wage Ordinances Reduce Urban Poverty?

w7591 Alan B. Krueger
Mikael Lindahl

Education for Growth: Why and For Whom?

w7584 H. Naci Mocan
Stephen C. Billups
Jody Overland

A Dynamic Model of Differential Human Capital and Criminal Activity

w7561 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

The Effect of Immigration on Native Self-Employment

w7557 David H. Autor
Outsourcing at Will: Unjust Dismissal Doctrine and the Growth of Temporary Help Employment

w7542 Lalith Munasinghe
Nachum Sicherman

Why Do Dancers Smoke? Time Preference, Occupational Choice, and Wage Growth

w7502 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Wage-Setting Institutions as Industrial Policy

w7487 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Well-Being Over Time in Britain and the USA

w7486 David G. Blanchflower
Self-Employment in OECD Countries

w7479 Sandra E. Black
Lisa M. Lynch

What's Driving the New Economy: The Benefits of Workplace Innovation

w7474 Richard B. Freeman
Ronald Schettkat

The Role of Wage and Skill Differences in US-German Employment Differences

w7467 Ann P. Bartel
Human Resource Management and Performance in the Service Sector: The Case of Bank Branches

w7456 Alan B. Krueger
From Bismarck to Maastricht: The March to European Union and the Labor Compact

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


1999
w7452 John Bound
Sarah E. Turner

Going to War and Going to College: Did World War II and the G.I. Bill Increase Educational Attainment for Returning Veterans?

w7427 Marcello M. Estevao
Saul Lach

The Evolution of the Demand for Temporary Help Supply Employment in the United States

w7422 Susan M. Dynarski
Does Aid Matter? Measuring the Effect of Student Aid on College Attendance and Completion

w7421 Marcello Estevao
Saul Lach

Measuring Temporary Labor Outsourcing in U.S. Manufacturing

w7415 Andrea Ichino
Giovanni Maggi

Work Environment and Individual Background: Explaining Regional Shirking Differentials in a Large Italian Firm

w7383 Stephen L. Mehay
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

The Effectiveness of Workplace Drug Prevention Policies: Does 'Zero Tolerance' Work?

w7367 Emmanuel Saez
The Effect of Marginal Tax Rates on Income: A Panel Study of 'Bracket Creep'

w7357 Robert E. Lipsey
Foreign Production by U.S. Firms and Parent Firm Employment

w7344 Michael Hout
Harvey S. Rosen

Self-Employment, Family Background, and Race

w7322 Stacy Berg Dale
Alan B. Krueger

Estimating the Payoff to Attending a More Selective College: An Application of Selection on Observables and Unobservables

w7314 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Pre-Retirement Cashouts and Foregone Retirement Saving: Implications for 401(k) Asset Accumulation

w7299 David Neumark
William Wascher

A Cross-National Analysis of the Effects of Minimum Wages on Youth Employment

w7274 David N. Figlio
Bruce A. Blonigen

The Effects of Direct Foreign Investment on Local Communities

w7217 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

Education and Income in the Early 20th Century: Evidence from the Prairies

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

w7188 Hilary Hoynes
The Employment, Earnings, and Income of Less Skilled Workers Over the Business Cycle

w7184 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Minimum Wages and On-the-job Training

w7172 Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett
John H. Tyler

Who Benefits from Obtaining a GED? Evidence from High School and Beyond

w7168 Amy Finkelstein
James Poterba

Selection Effects in the Market for Individual Annuities: New Evidence from the United Kingdom

w7138 Michael Baker
The Retirement Behavior of Married Couples: Evidence from the Spouse's Allowance

w7136 Timothy F. Bresnahan
Erik Brynjolfsson
Lorin M. Hitt

Information Technology, Workplace Organization and the Demand for Skilled Labor: Firm-Level Evidence

w7126 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Returns to Skill in the United States across the Twentieth Century

w7122 David W. Galenson
Bruce A. Weinberg

Age and the Quality of Work: The Case of Modern American Painters

w6998 Rebecca M. Blank
David Card
Philip K. Robins

Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families

w6996 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
David N. Margolis

Minimum Wages and Employment in France and the United States

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

Implications of Rising Personal Retirement Saving

w6983 James J. Heckman
Jeffrey A. Smith

The Pre-Program Earnings Dip and the Determinants of Participation in a Social Program: Implications for Simple Program Evaluation Strategies

w6943 Janet Currie
Duncan Thomas

Early Test Scores, Socioeconomic Status and Future Outcomes

w6941 Mark A. Hooker
Michael M. Knetter

Measuring the Economic Effects of Military Base Closures

w6920 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

Job Loss and Retirement Behavior of Older Men

w6900 Marianne Bertrand
From the Invisible Handshake to the Invisible Hand? How Import Competition Changes the Employment Relationship

w6888 David W. Galenson
The Lives of the Painters of Modern Life: The Careers of Artists in France from Impressionism to Cubism


1998
w6854 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w6816 Magnus Blomstrom
Fredrik Sjoholm

Technology Transfer and Spillovers? Does Local Participation with Multinationals Matter?

w6780 Axel Borsch-Supan
Incentive Effects of Social Security on Labor Force Participation: Evidence in Germany and Across Europe

w6777 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Todd R. Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

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

w6769 Karen Norberg
The Effects of Daycare Reconsidered

w6740 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Beyond Becker: Training in Imperfect Labor Markets

w6721 John Bound
Gary Solon

Double Trouble: On the Value of Twins-Based Estimation of the Return to Schooling

w6718 Thomas Lemieux
David Card

Education, Earnings, and the "Canadian G.I. Bill"

w6670 Daron Acemoglu
Joshua Angrist

Consequences of Employment Protection? The Case of the Americans with Disabilities Act

w6662 Derek Neal
The Complexity of Job Mobility Among Young Men

w6651 David Neumark
William Wascher

Minimum Wages and Training Revisited

w6621 Robert A. Moffitt
Mark Wilhelm

Taxation and the Labor Supply: Decisions of the Affluent

w6613 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Crime and the Timing of Work

w6585 Casey B. Mulligan
Substitution over Time: Another Look at Life Cycle Labor Supply

w6534 Andrew A. Samwick
New Evidence on Pensions, Social Security, and the Timing of Retirement

w6515 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Changing Inequality in Markets for Workplace Amenities

w6504 Dora L. Costa
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991

w6503 Debra Sabatini Dwyer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Health Problems as Determinants of Retirement: Are Self-Rated Measures Endogenous?

w6478 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Social Security Benefits of Immigrants and U.S. Born

w6419 Dora L. Costa
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View

t0219 Michael D. Hurd
Anchoring Effects in the HRS: Experimental and Nonexperimental Evidence

w6386 David Card
Alan B. Krueger

A Reanalysis of the Effect of the New Jersey Minimum Wage Increase on the Fast-Food Industry with Representative Payroll Data

w6384 James J. Heckman
Lance Lochner
Christopher Taber

Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations with a Dynamic General Equilibrium Model of Labor Earnings with Heterogeneous Agents

w6378 Derek Neal
Sherwin Rosen

Theories of the Distribution of Labor Earnings

w6357 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

The Structure of Wages and Investment in General Training


1997
w6331 David W. Galenson
The Careers of Modern Artists: Evidence from Auctions of Contemporary Paintings

w6330 David Neumark
Daniel Polsky
Daniel Hansen

Has Job Stability Declined Yet? New Evidence for the 1990's

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

w6271 Edward Glaeser
Learning in Cities

w6246 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Explaining National Differences in the Size and Industry Distribution of Employment

w6212 Wolfgang Franz
Joachim Inkmann
Winfried Pohlmeier
Volker Zimmermann

Young and Out in Germany: On the Youths' Chances of Labor Market Entrance in Germany

w6205 Magnus Blomstrom
Gunnar Fors
Robert E. Lipsey

Foreign Direct Investment and Employment: Home Country Experience in the United States and Sweden

w6198 Jong-Wha Lee
Robert J. Barro

Schooling Quality in a Cross Section of Countries

w6195 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Immigration and the Quality of Jobs

w6171 Kathleen McGarry
Andrew Davenport

Pensions and the Distribution of Wealth

w6167 Jennifer Hunt
The Transition in East Germany: When is a Ten Point Fall in the Gender Wage Gap Bad News?

w6146 Alan B. Krueger
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Observations and Conjectures on the U.S. Employment Miracle

w6120 Sandra E. Black
Lisa M. Lynch

How to Compete: The Impact of Workplace Practices and Information Technology on Productivity

w6111 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
Thomas Lemieux
David N. Margolis

Minimum Wages and Youth Employment in France and the United States

w6097 Peter Diamond
Jonathan Gruber

Social Security and Retirement in the U.S.

w6051 Alan B. Krueger
Experimental Estimates of Education Production Functions

w6031 Sanders Korenman
David Neumark

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

w5989 Susan L. Ettner
Richard G. Frank
Ronald C. Kessler

The Impact of Psychiatric Disorders on Labor Market Outcomes

w5983 Jeff Grogger
Market Wages and Youth Crime

w5973 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Stephen J. Trejo

The Demand for Hours of Labor: Direct Evidence from California

w5959 David A. Riker
S. Lael Brainard

U.S. Multinationals and Competition from Low Wage Countries

w5958 S. Lael Brainard
David A. Riker

Are U.S. Multinationals Exporting U.S. Jobs?

w5948 David M. Blau
Donna B. Gilleskie

Retiree Health Insurance and the Labor Force Behavior of Older Men in the 1990s

w5941 Ann P. Bartel
Nachum Sicherman

Technological Change and Wages: An Inter-Industry Analysis

w5927 David Card
Immigrant Inflows, Native Outflows, and the Local Labor Market Impacts of Higher Immigration

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

Pension and Social Security Wealth in the Health and Retirement Study

w5903 Claudia Goldin
Cecilia Rouse

Orchestrating Impartiality: The Impact of "Blind" Auditions on Female Musicians

w5899 Rosella Gardecki
David Neumark

Order from Chaos? The Effects of Early Labor Market Experiences on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w5888 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

Using Maimonides' Rule to Estimate the Effect of Class Size on Student Achievement


1996
w5866 Jonathan Gruber
Disability Insurance Benefits and Labor Supply

w5855 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Timing of Work Time Over Time

w5837 Rachel M. Friedberg
You Can't Take It With You? Immigrant Assimilation and the Portability of Human Capital

w5835 John Bound
David A. Jaeger

On the Validity of Season of Birth as an Instrument in Wage Equations: A Comment on Angrist & Krueger's "Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Scho

w5829 Jorn-Steffen Pischke
Continuous Training in Germany

w5803 Edward E. Leamer
Effort, Wages and the International Division of Labor

w5778 Joshua D. Angrist
William N. Evans

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

w5724 Jennifer Hunt
Has Work-Sharing Worked in Germany?

w5708 David Card
Alan Krueger

School Resources and Student Outcomes: An Overview of the Literature and New Evidence from North and South Carolina

w5656 Timothy Dunne
John Haltiwanger
Kenneth R. Troske

Technology and Jobs: Secular Changes and Cyclical Dynamics

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

w5645 John Cawley
Karen Conneely
James Heckman
Edward Vytlacil

Cognitive Ability, Wages, and Meritocracy

w5644 Hilary Williamson Hoynes
Work, Welfare, and Family Structure: What Have We Learned?

w5643 Hilary Williamson Hoynes
Local Labor Markets and Welfare Spells: Do Demand Conditions Matter?

w5631 David Neumark
William Wascher

Is the Time-Series Evidence on Minimum Wage Effects Contaminated by Publication Bias?

w5626 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth R. Troske

Wages, Productivity, and Worker Characteristics: Evidence from Plant-Level Production Functions and Wage Equations

w5622 Thomas Dunn
Douglas Holtz-Eakin

Financial Capital, Human Capital, and the Transition to Self-Employment:Evidence from Intergenerational Links

w5616 William Lehr
Frank R. Lichtenberg

Computer Use and Productivity Growth in Federal Government Agencies, 1987 to 1992

w5613 Dominic J. Brewer
Eric Eide
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

Does It Pay To Attend An Elite Private College? Cross Cohort Evidence on the Effects of College Quality on Earnings

w5605 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Why Do Firms Train? Theory and Evidence

w5601 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of New Political Administration on Federal Government Productivity and Employment

w5567 William N. Evans
Matthew C. Farrelly
Edward Montgomery

Do Workplace Smoking Bans Reduce Smoking?

w5551 John M. Abowd
Patrick Corbel
Francis Kramarz

The Entry and Exit of Workers and the Growth of Employment: An Analysis of French Establishments

w5536 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status

w5523 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Peter J. Hurst

The 1995 NRC Ratings of Doctoral Programs: A Hedonic Model

w5492 Edward Montgomery
John Navin

Cross-State Variation in Medicaid Programs and Female Labor Supply

w5459 Chinhui Juhn
Kevin M. Murphy

Wage Inequality and Family Labor Supply

w5426 Zvi Griliches
Education, Human Capital, and Growth: A Personal Perspective


1995
w5353 Derek Neal
The Effect of Catholic Secondary Schooling on Educational Attainment

w5302 Alan Krueger
Douglas Kruse

Labor Market Effects of Spinal Cord Injuries in the Dawn of the Computer Age

w5291 William A. Brock
Steven N. Durlauf

Discrete Choice with Social Interactions I: Theory

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

The Effects of Special Saving Programs on Saving and Wealth

w5237 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Industrial Policy, Employer Size, and Economic Performance in Sweden

w5236 Chinhui Juhn
Dae Il Kim

The Effects of Rising Female Labor Supply on Male Wages

w5231 Lisa M. Lynch
Sandra E. Black

Beyond the Incidence of Training: Evidence from a National Employers Survey

w5224 David Neumark
William Wascher

The Effect of New Jersey's Minimum Wage Increase on Fast-Food Employment: A Re-Evaluation Using Payroll Records

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

w5208 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Who Works When? Evidence from the U.S. and Germany

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

w5159 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race and Education Differences in Disability Status and Labor Force Attachment

w5107 Ann P. Bartel
Nachum Sicherman

Technological Change and the Skill Acquisition of Young Workers

w5072 Joseph G. Altonji
Thomas A. Dunn

The Effects of School and Family Characteristics on the Return to Education

w5058 David Card
Brian P. McCall

Is Workers' Compensation Covering Uninsured Medical Costs? Evidence fromthe `Monday Effect'

w5030 Christopher J. Ruhm
Is High School Employment Consumption or Investment?

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

Sex Discrimination in Restaurant Hiring: An Audit Study


1994
w4968 Christina H. Paxson
Nachum Sicherman

The Dynamics of Dual-Job Holding and Job Mobility

w4950 Joseph G. Altonji
Thomas A. Dunn

An Intergenerational Model of Wages, Hours and Earnings

w4941 Jonathan Gruber
Jeffrey D. Kubik

Disability Insurance Rejection Rates and the Labor Supply of Older Workers

w4929 Dora L. Costa
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991

w4925 Christopher J. Ruhm
Do Pensions Increase the Labor Supply of Older Men?

w4911 Rebecca M. Blank
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work

w4874 Brandice J. Canes
Harvey S. Rosen

Following in Her Footsteps? Women's Choices of College Majors and Faculty Gender Composition

w4825 Jennifer Hunt
Firing Costs, Employment Fluctuations and Average Employment: An Examination of Germany

w4823 Boyan Jovanovic
Yaw Nyarko

The Transfer of Human Capital

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

Retirement Research Using the Health and Retirement Survey

w4794 Ann Dryden Witte
Helen Tauchen

Work and Crime: An Exploration Using Panel Data

w4791 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

The Ethnic and Racial Character of Self-Employment

w4773 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Policy Transferability and Hysteresis: Daily and Weekly Hours in the BRD and the US

w4762 Claudia Goldin
How America Graduated from High School: 1910 to 1960

h0057 Claudia Goldin
Appendix to: "How America Graduated from High School, 1910 to 1960", Construction of State-Level Secondary School Data

w4729 Jill Constantine
David Neumark

Training and the Growth of Wage Inequality

w4707 Claudia Goldin
The U-Shaped Female Labor Force Function in Economic Development and Economic History

h0055 Dora L. Costa
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates

w4684 Chinhui Juhn
Wage Inequality and Industrial Change: Evidence from Five Decades

w4679 David Neumark
William Wascher

Minimum Wage Effects on Employment and School Enrollment

w3909 John Mullahy
Jody L. Sindelar

Alcoholism, Work, and Income Over the Life Cycle

w4625 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Wolter H. J. Hassink
Jan C. van Ours

New Facts About Factor-Demand Dynamics: Employment, Jobs, and Workers

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

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


1993
w4584 David E. Bloom
Gilles Grenier

Language, Employment and Earnings in the United States: Spanish-English Differentials from 1970 to 1990

w4570 David Neumark
William Wascher

Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages: Reply to Card, Katz and Krueger

w4558 Michael Hurd
Kathleen McGarry

The Relationship Between Job Characteristics and Retirement

w4537 Dora L. Costa
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America

w4530 Axel Borsch-Supan
Aging in Germany and the United States: International Comparisons

w4492 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger
Scott Schuh

Small Business and Job Creation: Dissecting the Myth and Reassessing theFacts

w4488 Herschel I. Grossman
Murat Iyigun

Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism

w4483 David Card
Using Geographic Variation in College Proximity to Estimate the Return to Schooling

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

w4414 Edward B. Montgomery
Pattern in Regional Labor Market Adjustment: The United States vs. Japan

w4394 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Labor Demand and the Source of Adjustment Costs

w4386 Tadashi Yamada
Tetsuji Yamada

The Allocation of Time: Young Versus Elderly Households in Japan

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

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

The Role of Pensions in the Labor Market

w4260 David Neumark
Sex Discrimination and Women's Labor Market Interruptions

w4259 McKinley L. Blackburn
David Neumark

Are OLS Estimates of the Return to Schooling Biased Downward? Another Look

w4255 Eli Berman
John Bound
Zvi Griliches

Changes in the Demand for Skilled Labor within U.S. Manufacturing Industries: Evidence from the Annual Survey of Manufacturing


1992
w4228 David Blanchflower
Andrew Oswald

Entrepreneurship, Happiness and Supernormal Returns: Evidence from Britain and the US

w4204 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Gerard Pfann

Turnover and the Dynamics of Labor Demand

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

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

w4199 Leslie E. Papke
Participation in and Contributions to 401(k) Pension Plans: Evidence om Plan Data

w4118 Douglas Holtz-Eakin
David Joulfaian
Harvey S. Rosen

The Carnegie Conjecture: Some Empirical Evidence

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

w4087 William T. Dickens
Kevin Lang

Labor Market Segmentation Theory: Reconsidering the Evidence

w4067 Joshua D. Angrist
Alan B. Krueger

Estimating the Payoff to Schooling Using the Vietnam-Era Draft Lottery

w4055 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Spatial and Temporal Aggregation in the Dynamics of Labor Demand


1991
w3928 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Appointment-Book Problem and Commitment, With Applications to Refereeing and Medicine

w3927 Lawrence F. Katz
Kevin M. Murphy

Changes in Relative Wages, 1963-1987: Supply and Demand Factors

w3926 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Labor Market Institutions, Liquidity Constraints, and Macroeconomic Stability

w3908 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Pension COLAs

w3897 Shulamit Kahn
Does Employer Monopsony Power Increase Occupational Accidents? The Case of Kentucky Coal Mines

w3893 Ann P. Bartel
Productivity Gains From the Implementation of Employee Training Programs

w3890 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Labor Demand: What Do We Know? What Don't We Know?

w3866 Giuseppe Bertola
Labor Turnover Costs and Average Labor Demand

w3859 David Neumark
William Wascher

Evidence on Employment Effects of Minimum Wages and Subminimum Wage Provisions From Panel Data on State Minimum Wage Laws

w3774 Wayne B. Gray
John T. Scholz

Do OSHA Inspections Reduce Injuries? A Panel Analysis

w3746 David G. Blanchflower
Bruce D. Meyer

A Longitudinal Analysis of Young Entrepreneurs in Australia and the United States

w3745 Leslie E. Papke
The Asset Allocation of Private Pension Plans

w3728 Steve J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Gross Job Creation, Gross Job Destruction and Employment Reallocation

w3715 John Bound
Harry J. Holzer

Industrial Shifts, Skills Levels, and the Labor Market for White and Black Males


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