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Labor Studies Archive


2013
w19772 Johannes F. Schmieder
Till von Wachter
Stefan Bender

The Causal Effect of Unemployment Duration on Wages: Evidence from Unemployment Insurance Extensions

w19771 Casey B. Mulligan
Trevor S. Gallen

Wedges, Wages, and Productivity under the Affordable Care Act

w19766 Stefano DellaVigna
Ruben Durante
Brian Knight
Eliana La Ferrara

Market-based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy

w19765 Devin G. Pope
Joseph Price
Justin Wolfers

Awareness Reduces Racial Bias

w19762 Eric A. Hanushek
Guido Schwerdt
Simon Wiederhold
Ludger Woessmann

Returns to Skills around the World: Evidence from PIAAC

w19742 Alberto Abadie
Matthew M. Chingos
Martin R. West

Endogenous Stratification in Randomized Experiments

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 Hoikwang 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

w19730 Tanja Hethey-Maier
Johannes F. Schmieder

Does the Use of Worker Flows Improve the Analysis of Establishment Turnover? Evidence from German Administrative Data

w19725 Geoffrey Heal
Jisung Park

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

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

w19722 Oriana Bandiera
Andrea Prat
Raffaella Sadun

Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work

w19716 Lance Lochner
Todd Stinebrickner
Utku Suleymanoglu

The Importance of Financial Resources for Student Loan Repayment

w19699 Jeff Larrimore
Richard V. Burkhauser
Philip Armour

Accounting for Income Changes over the Great Recession (2007-2010) Relative to Previous Recessions: The Importance of Taxes and Transfers

w19696 Dean Karlan
Adam Osman
Jonathan Zinman

Follow the Money: Methods for Identifying Consumption and Investment Responses to a Liquidity Shock

w19687 Paula Stephan
The Endless Frontier: Reaping what Bush Sowed?

w19678 Gabriel Chodorow-Reich
Loukas Karabarbounis

The Cyclicality of the Opportunity Cost of Employment

w19663 Verónica Frisancho
Kala Krishna
Sergey Lychagin
Cemile Yavas

Better Luck Next Time: Learning Through Retaking

w19660 Fuhai Hong
Tanjim Hossain
John A. List
Migiwa Tanaka

Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories

w19659 Patrick Kline
Enrico Moretti

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

w19658 Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln

Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of U.S. Firms

w19657 William R. Kerr
Heterogeneous Technology Diffusion and Ricardian Trade Patterns

w19654 Kelly Bedard
Peter J. Kuhn

Making Nutritional Information Digestible: Effects of a Receipt-Based Intervention on Restaurant Purchases

w19646 Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert

Targeting ultra-poor households in Honduras and Peru

w19645 C. Kirabo Jackson
Henry S. Schneider

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

w19627 Kevin Lang
Russell Weinstein

The Consequences of Teenage Childbearing Before Roe v Wade

w19626 Tara Watson
Enforcement and Immigrant Location Choice

w19622 Brian K. Chen
Paul J. Gertler
Chuh-Yuh Yang

Moral Hazard and Economies of Scope in Physician Ownership of Complementary Medical Services

w19614 Andrew Gelman
Guido Imbens

Why ask Why? Forward Causal Inference and Reverse Causal Questions

w19610 Claudia Olivetti
Eleonora Patacchini
Yves Zenou

Mothers, Friends and Gender Identity

w19606 Sumit Agarwal
Itzhak Ben-David
Vincent Yao

Collateral Valuation and Borrower Financial Constraints: Evidence from the Residential Real Estate Market

w19600 Olivier Coibion
Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Dmitri Koustas

Amerisclerosis? The Puzzle of Rising U.S. Unemployment Persistence

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

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

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

What Is the Case for Paid Maternity Leave?

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

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

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

w19583 Andreas Hubener
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

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

w19582 Caitlin Blair
Constructing a PCE-Weighted Consumer Price Index

w19581 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w19576 Atila Abdulkadiroğlu
Weiwei Hu
Parag A. Pathak

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

w19574 Jeffrey Clemens
David M. Cutler

Who Pays for Public Employee Health Costs?

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?

w19566 Robert Clark
Melinda Morrill
David Vanderweide

The Effects of Retiree Health Insurance Plan Characteristics on Retirees' Choice and Employers' Costs

w19565 Frank Schorfheide
Kenneth I. Wolpin

To Hold Out or Not to Hold Out

w19558 Lucie Schmidt
Lara Shore-Sheppard
Tara Watson

The Effect of Safety Net Programs on Food Insecurity

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

w19552 Susan M. Dynarski
Steven W. Hemelt
Joshua M. Hyman

The Missing Manual: Using National Student Clearinghouse Data to Track Postsecondary Outcomes

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

w19539 Claus Thustrup Kreiner
David Dreyer Lassen
Søren Leth-Petersen

Measuring the Accuracy of Survey Responses using Administrative Register Data: Evidence from Denmark

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

w19511 Robert Clark
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Does Retiree Health Insurance Influence Public Sector Employee Saving?

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

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

w19495 Rebekka Christopoulou
Dean R. Lillard

Migration to the US and Marital Mobility

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

w19440 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

Contract Teachers: Experimental Evidence from India

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

w19478 Michael W. Elsby
Donggyun Shin
Gary Solon

Wage Adjustment in the Great Recession

w19475 Scott R. Baker
Nicholas Bloom

Does Uncertainty Reduce Growth? Using Disasters as Natural Experiments

w19471 Jan Feld
Nicolás Salamanca
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Endophilia or Exophobia: Beyond Discrimination

w19464 Steven G. Rivkin
Jeffrey C. Schiman

Instruction Time, Classroom Quality, and Academic Achievement

w19458 Steven J. Davis
John C. Haltiwanger
Kyle Handley
Ron S. Jarmin
Josh Lerner
Javier Miranda

Private Equity, Jobs, and Productivity

w19452 Natalia Danzer
Victor Lavy

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

w19449 Marianne Bitler
Hilary Hoynes

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same? The Safety Net and Poverty in the Great Recession

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

w19444 David J. Deming
Sarah Cohodes
Jennifer Jennings
Christopher Jencks

School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings

w19437 Santosh Anagol
Alvin Etang
Dean Karlan

Continued Existence of Cows Disproves Central Tenets of Capitalism?

w19433 Ori Heffetz
Katrina Ligett

Privacy and Data-Based Research

w19424 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Jonah E. Rockoff

Measuring the Impacts of Teachers II: Teacher Value-Added and Student Outcomes in Adulthood

w19423 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Jonah E. Rockoff

Measuring the Impacts of Teachers I: Evaluating Bias in Teacher Value-Added Estimates

w19441 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

The Aggregate Effect of School Choice: Evidence from a Two-stage Experiment in India

w19413 Shelly Lundberg
Robert A. Pollak

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

w19412 Ann Bartel
Brianna Cardiff-Hicks
Kathryn Shaw

Compensation Matters: Incentives for Multitasking in a Law Firm

w19406 David N. Figlio
Morton O. Schapiro
Kevin B. Soter

Are Tenure Track Professors Better Teachers?

w19395 William Mullins
Antoinette Schoar

How do CEOs see their Role? Management Philosophy and Styles in Family and Non-Family Firms

w19390 Robert J. Gordon
The Phillips Curve is Alive and Well: Inflation and the NAIRU During the Slow Recovery

w19385 Todd Kumler
Eric Verhoogen
Judith A. Frías

Enlisting Employees in Improving Payroll-Tax Compliance: Evidence from Mexico

w19380 Ross Levine
Yona Rubinstein

Liberty for More: Finance and Educational Opportunities

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

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

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

w19369 Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Dou-Yan Yang

Compulsory Education and the Benefits of Schooling

w19355 Joshua D. Angrist
Òscar Jordà
Guido Kuersteiner

Semiparametric Estimates of Monetary Policy Effects: String Theory Revisited

w19364 Rachel Dunifon
Anne Toft Hansen
Sean Nicholson
Lisbeth Palmhøj Nielsen

The Effect of Maternal Employment on Children's Academic Performance

w19363 Peter Ganong
Jeffrey B. Liebman

The Decline, Rebound, and Further Rise in SNAP Enrollment: Disentangling Business Cycle Fluctuations and Policy Changes

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

w19335 David E. Bloom
Elizabeth T. Cafiero
Mark E. McGovern
Klaus Prettner
Anderson Stanciole
Jonathan Weiss
Samuel Bakkila
Larry Rosenberg

The Economic Impact of Non-Communicable Disease in China and India: Estimates, Projections, and Comparisons

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

w19305 Karthik Muralidharan
Nishith Prakash

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

w19315 Mette Foged
Giovanni Peri

Immigrants' and Native Workers: New Analysis on Longitudinal 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

w19295 Peter Cappelli
Monika Hamori

Who Says Yes When the Headhunter Calls? Understanding Executive Job Search Behavior

w19294 Enrico Moretti
Daniel J. Wilson

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

w19293 Patrick M. Kline
Enrico Moretti

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

w19286 Eleanor Wiske Dillon
Jeffrey Andrew Smith

The Determinants of Mismatch Between Students and Colleges

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 Do They Earn More?

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

w19275 Joshua D. Angrist
Sarah R. Cohodes
Susan M. Dynarski
Parag A. Pathak
Christopher R. Walters

Stand and Deliver: Effects of Boston's Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice

w19254 Richard B. Freeman
Xiaoying Li

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

w19243 Timothy N. Bond
Kevin Lang

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

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

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

w19237 Gordon B. Dahl
Andreas Ravndal Kostol
Magne Mogstad

Family Welfare Cultures

w19235 Florian Scheuer
Entrepreneurial Taxation with Endogenous Entry

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

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

Golden Years or Financial Fears? Decision Making After Retirement Seminars

w19226 David H. Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson
Jae Song

Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence

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

w19214 Derek Neal
The Consequences of Using One Assessment System To Pursue Two Objectives

w19212 Lawrence E. Blume
William A. Brock
Steven N. Durlauf
Rajshri Jayaraman

Linear Social Interactions Models

w19208 Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau
Lu Zhang

Solving the DMP Model Accurately

w19207 Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau
Lu Zhang

Unemployment Crises

w19206 Vanya Horneff
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

Optimal Life Cycle Portfolio Choice with Variable Annuities Offering Liquidity and Investment Downside Protection

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?

w19177 Nathaniel Hendren
The Policy Elasticity

w19175 Hoyt Bleakley
Joseph P. Ferrie

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

w19172 Kevin M. Stange
How Does Provider Supply and Regulation Influence Health Care Market? Evidence from Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

w19162 Hoyt Bleakley
Dora Costa
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000

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

w19160 Xi Zhu
John Whalley
Xiliang Zhao

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

w19153 Douglas Almond
Hongbin Li
Shuang Zhang

Land Reform and Sex Selection in China

w19138 Tomás Rau
Eugenio Rojas
Sergio Urzúa

Loans for Higher Education: Does the Dream Come True?

w19135 Kevin Lang
Russell Weinstein

The Wage Effects of Not-for-Profit and For-Profit Certifications: Better Data, Somewhat Different Results

w19124 William J. Collins
Marianne H. Wanamaker

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

w19121 Richard V. Burkhauser
Markus H. Hahn
Roger Wilkins

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

w19119 Manuela Angelucci
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Win Some Lose Some? Evidence from a Randomized Microcredit Program Placement Experiment by Compartamos Banco

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

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

Updating Beliefs with Ambiguous Evidence: Implications for Polarization

w19113 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Information and Student Achievement: Evidence from a Cellular Phone Experiment

w19110 Philip Armour
Richard V. Burkhauser
Jeff Larrimore

Levels and Trends in United States Income and Its Distribution A Crosswalk from Market Income Towards a Comprehensive Haig-Simons Income Approach

w19107 Julian C. Jamison
Dean Karlan
Pia Raffler

Mixed Method Evaluation of a Passive mHealth Sexual Information Texting Service in Uganda

w19106 Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Long-Run Price Elasticities of Demand for Credit: Evidence from a Countrywide Field Experiment in Mexico

w19102 Anna Aizer
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.

Juvenile Incarceration, Human Capital and Future Crime: Evidence from Randomly-Assigned Judges

w19088 Neeraj Kaushal
How Public Pension affects Elderly Labor Supply and Well-being: Evidence from India

w19085 Kfir Eliaz
Rani Spiegler

Reference-Dependence and Labor-Market Fluctuations

w19083 Carolyn M. Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

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

w19079 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Does High Home-Ownership Impair the Labor Market?

w19078 Xavier Gabaix
Augustin Landier
Julien Sauvagnat

CEO Pay and Firm Size: an Update after the Crisis

w19071 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w19064 Joseph Stiglitz
Jungyoll Yun

Optimal Provision of Loans and Insurance Against Unemployment From A Lifetime Perspective

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

w19054 Emily Oster
Unobservable Selection and Coefficient Stability: Theory and Validation

w19048 Henry S. Farber
Robert G. Valletta

Do Extended Unemployment Benefits Lengthen Unemployment Spells? Evidence from Recent Cycles in the U.S. Labor Market

w19046 Paul Gertler
Christel Vermeersch

Using Performance Incentives to Improve Medical Care Productivity and Health Outcomes

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

w19035 Liran Einav
Jonathan D. Levin

The Data Revolution and Economic Analysis

w19032 Jingjing Chai
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

Exchanging Delayed Social Security Benefits for Lump Sums: Could This Incentivize Longer Work Careers?

w19031 Scott E. Carrell
Bruce Sacerdote

Why Do College Going Interventions Work?

w19023 Marianne Bertrand
Jessica Pan
Emir Kamenica

Gender Identity and Relative Income within Households

w19020 Patrick Bayer
Fernando Ferreira
Stephen L. Ross

The Vulnerability of Minority Homeowners in the Housing Boom and Bust

w19014 Sara Heller
Harold A. Pollack
Roseanna Ander
Jens Ludwig

Preventing Youth Violence and Dropout: A Randomized Field Experiment

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

Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

w19002 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Emilia Simeonova

Education, Cognition and Health: Evidence from a Social Experiment

w18994 Jason M. Lindo
Jessamyn Schaller
Benjamin Hansen

Economic Conditions and Child Abuse

w18992 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective Well-Being and Income: Is There Any Evidence of Satiation?

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

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

w18981 Umut M. Dur
Scott Duke Kominers
Parag A. Pathak
Tayfun Sönmez

The Demise of Walk Zones in Boston: Priorities vs. Precedence in School Choice

w18979 Fatih Guvenen
Michelle Rendall

Women's Emancipation Through Education: A Macroeconomic Analysis

w18977 Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Diagnosis and Unnecessary Procedure Use: Evidence from C-Section

w18962 Danielken Molina
Marc-Andreas Muendler

Preparing to Export

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

w18940 David H. Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson

The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States

w18938 David H. Autor
David Dorn
Gordon H. Hanson

Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labor Markets

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

w18927 Daniel J. Benjamin
Ori Heffetz
Miles S. Kimball
Alex Rees-Jones

Can Marginal Rates of Substitution Be Inferred from Happiness Data? Evidence from Residency Choices

w18917 Amanda Pallais
Inefficient Hiring in Entry-Level Labor Markets

w18916 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective and Objective Indicators of Racial Progress

w18903 Jongha Lim
Berk A. Sensoy
Michael S. Weisbach

Indirect Incentives of Hedge Fund Managers

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

w18887 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime

w18885 Henrik Jacobsen Kleven
Camille Landais
Emmanuel Saez
Esben Anton Schultz

Migration and Wage Effects of Taxing Top Earners: Evidence from the Foreigners' Tax Scheme in Denmark

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

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

w18882 Yihui Pan
Tracy Yue Wang
Michael S. Weisbach

Learning about CEO Ability and Stock Return Volatility

w18871 Nicholas Bloom
James Liang
John Roberts
Zhichun Jenny Ying

Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment

w18869 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K.C. Mok

Disability, Earnings, Income and Consumption

w18868 Manuel Adelino
Antoinette Schoar
Felipe Severino

House Prices, Collateral and Self-Employment

w18859 Gary Solon
Steven J. Haider
Jeffrey Wooldridge

What Are We Weighting For?

w18846 David N. Figlio
Jonathan Guryan
Krzysztof Karbownik
Jeffrey Roth

The Effects of Poor Neonatal Health on Children's Cognitive Development

w18842 Philippe Aghion
Nicholas Bloom
John Van Reenen

Incomplete Contracts and the Internal Organization of Firms

w18841 Luis Garicano
Claire LeLarge
John Van Reenen

Firm Size Distortions and the Productivity Distribution: Evidence from France

w18838 Jeffrey Grogger
Bounding the Effects of Social Experiments: Accounting for Attrition in Administrative Data

w18817 Loreto Reyes
Jorge Rodríguez
Sergio S. Urzúa

Heterogeneous Economic Returns to Postsecondary Degrees: Evidence from Chile

w18834 Orley C. Ashenfelter
David E. Bloom
Gordon B. Dahl

Lawyers as Agents of the Devil in a Prisoner's Dilemma Game: Evidence from Long Run Play

w18832 Jerome Adda
Christian Dustmann
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Career Progression, Economic Downturns, and Skills

w18822 Claudia Olivetti
M. Daniele Paserman

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

w18820 Meghan R. Busse
Nicola Lacetera
Devin G. Pope
Jorge Silva-Risso
Justin R. Sydnor

Estimating the Effect of Salience in Wholesale and Retail Car Markets

w18815 Aaron Chalfin
Justin McCrary

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

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

w18776 Alberto Chong
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro
Dean Karlan
Martin Valdivia

Effectiveness and Spillovers of Online Sex Education: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Colombian Public Schools

w18790 Gary Solon
Theoretical Models of Inequality Transmission across Multiple Generations

w18786 Adnan Q. Khan
Steven F. Lehrer

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

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

w18778 Lori A. Beaman
Dean Karlan
Bram Thuysbaert
Christopher R. Udry

Profitability of Fertilizer: Experimental Evidence from Female Rice Farmers in Mali

w18772 Jens Ludwig
Greg J. Duncan
Lisa A. Gennetian
Lawrence F. Katz
Ronald C. Kessler
Jeffrey R. Kling
Lisa Sanbonmatsu

Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity

w18763 Judith K. Hellerstein
Mark J. Kutzbach
David Neumark

Do Labor Market Networks Have An Important Spatial Dimension?

w18761 Peter A. Diamond
Cyclical Unemployment, Structural Unemployment

w18758 Patrick Kline
Enrico Moretti

Place Based Policies with Unemployment

w18752 Lawrence F. Katz
Robert A. Margo

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

w18748 Stefano DellaVigna
John A. List
Ulrike Malmendier
Gautam Rao

The Importance of Being Marginal: Gender Differences in Generosity

w18745 Brian Jacob
Brian McCall
Kevin M. Stange

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

w18744 Massimo Anelli
Giovanni Peri

Peer Gender Composition and Choice of College Major

w18743 Stephen G. Dimmock
Roy Kouwenberg
Olivia S. Mitchell
Kim Peijnenburg

Ambiguity Aversion and Household Portfolio Choice: Empirical Evidence

w18734 Ned Augenblick
Muriel Niederle
Charles Sprenger

Working Over Time: Dynamic Inconsistency in Real Effort Tasks

w18731 Hope Corman
Naci H. Mocan

Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City

w18728 Roger Gordon
Gordon B. Dahl

Views among Economists: Professional Consensus or Point-Counterpoint?

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

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

w18719 Jeremy Lise
Costas Meghir
Jean-Marc Robin

Mismatch, Sorting and Wage Dynamics

w18718 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Winning the War: Poverty from the Great Society to the Great Recession

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

w18700 Janet Currie
Lucas Davis
Michael Greenstone
Reed Walker

Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

w18698 Naoki Aizawa
Hanming Fang

Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform

w18696 Jennifer Hunt
Are Immigrants the Best and Brightest U.S. Engineers?

w18693 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Erik Hurst
Charles I. Jones
Peter J. Klenow

The Allocation of Talent and U.S. Economic Growth

w18692 Alan Barreca
Karen Clay
Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century

w18690 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang

Comparing the Happiness Effects of Real and On-line Friends

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

w18665 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna

Nine Facts about Top Journals in Economics


2012
w18663 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna

Revealed Preferences for Journals: Evidence from Page Limits

w18662 Joshua Angrist
Miikka Rokkanen

Wanna Get Away? RD Identification Away from the Cutoff

w18660 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Losing Heart? The Effect of Job Displacement on Health

w18657 François Gourio
Nicolas A. Roys

Size-Dependent Regulations, Firm Size Distribution, and Reallocation

w18643 Daiji Kawaguchi
Jungmin Lee
Daniel S. Hamermesh

A Gift of Time

w18638 Julio J. Rotemberg
Prominent Job Advertisements, Group Learning and Wage Dispersion

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

w18626 Caroline M. Hoxby
Endowment Management Based on a Positive Model of the University

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

w18623 Eric V. Edmonds
Maheshwor Shrestha

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

w18620 Paul Oyer
Scott Schaefer

Firm/Employee Matching: An Industry Study of American Lawyers

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

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

w18614 George J. Borjas
Kirk B. Doran

Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas

w18613 Giuseppe Scellato
Chiara Franzoni
Paula Stephan

Mobile Scientists and International Networks

w18598 Rodney J. Andrews
Paul Jargowsky
Kristin Kuhne

The Effects of Texas's Targeted Pre-Kindergarten Program on Academic Performance

w18603 Michael C. Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jay Stewart

Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS

w18602 David Lagakos
Benjamin Moll
Tommaso Porzio
Nancy Qian
Todd Schoellman

Experience Matters: Human Capital and Development Accounting

w18597 Bruno Crépon
Esther Duflo
Marc Gurgand
Roland Rathelot
Philippe Zamora

Do Labor Market Policies Have Displacement Effects? Evidence from a Clustered Randomized Experiment

w18591 Casey B. Mulligan
The ARRA: Some Unpleasant Welfare Arithmetic

w18586 Caroline M. Hoxby
Christopher Avery

The Missing "One-Offs": The Hidden Supply of High-Achieving, Low Income Students

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

w18565 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Soren Leth-Petersen
Torben Nielsen
Tore Olsen

Active vs. Passive Decisions and Crowdout in Retirement Savings Accounts: Evidence from Denmark

w18564 David Card
David Lee
Zhuan Pei
Andrea Weber

Nonlinear Policy Rules and the Identification and Estimation of Causal Effects in a Generalized Regression Kink Design

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

w18551 Philip Oreopoulos
Ryan Dunn

Information and College Access: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

w18543 Ulrike Malmendier
Klaus Schmidt

You Owe Me

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

w18535 Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
Douglas Almond

Long Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net

w18522 David Card
Jörg Heining
Patrick Kline

Workplace Heterogeneity and the Rise of West German Wage Inequality

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

w18515 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Immigration and the Distribution of Incomes

w18511 Andreas Leibbrandt
John A. List

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

w18507 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration

w18502 Jeffrey S. Smith
James E. West

Retirement Pay and Officer Retention

w18493 Elizabeth M. Caucutt
Lance Lochner

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

w18488 Robert L. Clark
Melinda S. Morrill
David Vanderweide

Defined Benefit Pension Plan Distribution Decisions by Public Sector Employees

w18485 Steven J. Haider
Kathleen M. McGarry

Parental Investments in College and Later Cash Transfers

w18484 Magnus Carlsson
Gordon B. Dahl
Dan-Olof Rooth

The Effect of Schooling on Cognitive Skills

w18478 Guido W. Imbens
Michal Kolesar

Robust Standard Errors in Small Samples: Some Practical Advice

w18477 Karen Clay
Jeff Lingwall
Melvin Stephens
Jr.

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

w18475 Gabriella Conti
Andrea Galeotti
Gerrit Mueller
Stephen Pudney

Popularity

w18474 Ejaz Ghani
William R. Kerr
Christopher T. Stanton

Diasporas and Outsourcing: Evidence from oDesk and India

w18469 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald
Sarah Stewart-Brown

Is Psychological Well-being Linked to the Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables?

w18464 Prashant Bharadwaj
Giacomo De Giorgi
David Hansen
Christopher Neilson

The Gender Gap in Mathematics: Evidence from Low- and Middle-Income Countries

w18463 Dean Karlan
Robert Darko Osei
Isaac Osei-Akoto
Christopher Udry

Agricultural Decisions after Relaxing Credit and Risk Constraints

w18453 Omar Al-Ubaydli
Steffen Andersen
Uri Gneezy
John A. List

Carrots that Look Like Sticks: Toward an Understanding of Multitasking Incentive Schemes

w18448 Alicia Munnell
Jean-Pierre Aubry
Joshua Hurwitz
Laura Quinby

Public Plans and Short-Term Employees

w18446 Kathleen McGarry
Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers

w18445 Richard Blundell
Luigi Pistaferri
Itay Saporta-Eksten

Consumption Inequality and Family Labor Supply

w18439 Scott A. Imberman
Michael F. Lovenheim

Incentive Strength and Teacher Productivity: Evidence from a Group-Based Teacher Incentive Pay System

w18437 William N. Evans
Craig Garthwaite
Timothy J. Moore

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

w18436 Ian Fillmore
Devin G. Pope

The Impact of Time Between Cognitive Tasks on Performance: Evidence from Advanced Placement Exams

w18433 Raj Chetty
Amy Finkelstein

Social Insurance: Connecting Theory to Data

w18430 Victor Lavy
Edith Sand

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

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

w18419 Jesse Rothstein
Teacher Quality Policy When Supply Matters

w18412 Justine S. Hastings
Brigitte C. Madrian
William L. Skimmyhorn

Financial Literacy, Financial Education and Economic Outcomes

w18410 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w18406 Florian Scheuer
Adverse Selection In Credit Markets and Regressive Profit Taxation

w18401 Rema Hanna
Sendhil Mullainathan
Joshua Schwartzstein

Learning Through Noticing: Theory and Experimental Evidence in Farming

w18389 Jeffrey R. Brown
Stephen G. Dimmock
Scott Weisbenner

The Supply of and Demand for Charitable Donations to Higher Education

w18387 Kory Kroft
Fabian Lange
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Duration Dependence and Labor Market Conditions: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment

w18386 Edward P. Lazear
James R. Spletzer

The United States Labor Market: Status Quo or A New Normal?

w18384 Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Hannes Schwandt

A Cautionary Note on Using Industry Affiliation to Predict Income

w18383 Steven Nafziger
Peter H. Lindert

Russian Inequality on the Eve of Revolution

w18376 Peter Cappelli
JR Keller

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

w18373 Hunt Allcott
Site Selection Bias in Program Evaluation

w18371 Janet Currie
Tom Vogl

Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries

w18370 Robert E. Hall
The Cyclical Response of Advertising Refutes Counter-Cyclical Profit Margins in Favor of Product-Market Frictions

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

w18361 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine
Robin McKnight

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

w18350 Eli Berman
Laurence R. Iannaccone
Giuseppe Ragusa

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

w18347 Costas Meghir
Renata Narita
Jean-Marc Robin

Wages and Informality in Developing Countries

w18343 Stephanie Riegg Cellini
Latika Chaudhary

The Labor Market Returns to a For-Profit College Education

w18334 Nir Jaimovich
Henry E. Siu

The Trend is the Cycle: Job Polarization and Jobless Recoveries

w18333 Edward L. Glaeser
Sari Pekkala Kerr
William R. Kerr

Entrepreneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines

w18325 Dean Karlan
Ryan Knight
Christopher Udry

Hoping to Win, Expected to Lose: Theory and Lessons on Micro Enterprise Development

w18322 Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri

The Effect of Income and Immigration Policies on International Migration

w18320 Tom Vogl
Race and the Politics of Close Elections

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

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

w18309 Bruce D. Meyer
Laura R. Wherry

Saving Teens: Using a Policy Discontinuity to Estimate the Effects of Medicaid Eligibility

w18308 Adam Bee
Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

The Validity of Consumption Data: Are the Consumer Expenditure Interview and Diary Surveys Informative?

w18307 John Kennan
Open Borders

w18300 Jeffrey Brown
Chichun Fang
Francisco Gomes

Risk and Returns to Education

w18299 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Sarah S. Stith

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

w18298 Ran Abramitzky
Leah Platt Boustan
Katherine Eriksson

Have the Poor Always Been Less Likely to Migrate? Evidence From Inheritance Practices During the Age of Mass Migration

w18267 Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program and Ozone Reductions

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

w18258 Péter Hudomiet
Robert J. Willis

Estimating Second Order Probability Beliefs from Subjective Survival Data

w18241 Leonardo Bursztyn
Florian Ederer
Bruno Ferman
Noam Yuchtman

Understanding Peer Effects in Financial Decisions: Evidence from a Field Experiment

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

w18232 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Emmanuel Saez

Using Differences in Knowledge Across Neighborhoods to Uncover the Impacts of the EITC on Earnings

w18228 Casey Rothschild
Florian Scheuer

Redistributive Taxation in the Roy Model

w18220 Brigitte C. Madrian
Matching Contributions and Savings Outcomes: A Behavioral Economics Perspective

w18218 Per Krusell
Leena Rudanko

Unions in a Frictional Labor Market

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

w18208 Jennifer Brown
David A. Matsa

Boarding a Sinking Ship? An Investigation of Job Applications to Distressed Firms

w18212 Meghan R. Busse
Devin G. Pope
Jaren C. Pope
Jorge Silva-Risso

Projection Bias in the Car and Housing Markets

w18206 Hilary W. Hoynes
Douglas L. Miller
David Simon

Income, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Infant Health

w18201 Kevin Lang
Russell Weinstein

Evaluating Student Outcomes at For-Profit Colleges

w18198 Gordon B. Dahl
Katrine V. Løken
Magne Mogstad

Peer Effects in Program Participation

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

w18189 Hai Fang
Karen N. Eggleston
John A. Rizzo
Scott Rozelle
Richard J. Zeckhauser

The Returns to Education in China: Evidence from the 1986 Compulsory Education Law

w18188 Donald R. Davis
Jonathan I. Dingel

A Spatial Knowledge Economy

w18183 Evan Borkum
Fang He
Leigh L. Linden

The Effects of School Libraries on Language Skills: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in India

w18172 David Autor
Mark Duggan
Jonathan Gruber

Moral Hazard and Claims Deterrence in Private Disability Insurance

w18168 Jeremy T. Fox
Chenyu Yang

Unobserved Heterogeneity in Matching Games

w18159 Paul Beaudry
Ethan Lewis

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

w18156 Ernesto Dal Bó
Frederico Finan
Martín Rossi

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

w18155 Jeremy T. Fox
Natalia Lazzati

Identification of Potential Games and Demand Models for Bundles

w18145 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Marieke Schnabel

The Effect of Education Policy on Crime: An Intergenerational Perspective

w18125 David H. Autor
Christopher J. Palmer
Parag A. Pathak

Housing Market Spillovers: Evidence from the End of Rent Control in Cambridge Massachusetts

w18123 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Tall or Taller, Pretty or Prettier: Is Discrimination Absolute or Relative?

w18121 James J. Heckman
Tim D. Kautz

Hard Evidence on Soft Skills

w18115 Harounan Kazianga
Dan Levy
Leigh L. Linden
Matt Sloan

The Effects of "Girl-Friendly" Schools: Evidence from the BRIGHT School Construction Program in Burkina Faso

w18111 Devin G. Pope
Jaren C. Pope

When Walmart Comes to Town: Always Low Housing Prices? Always?

w18110 David Albouy
Gabriel Ehrlich

Metropolitan Land Values and Housing Productivity

w18106 Chinhui Juhn
Gergely Ujhelyi
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez

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

w18103 David Albouy
Fernando Leibovici
Casey Warman

Quality of Life, Firm Productivity, and the Value of Amenities across Canadian Cities

w18100 James J. Heckman
Junjian Yi

Human Capital, Economic Growth, and Inequality in China

w18096 Raymond Fisman
Daniel Paravisini
Vikrant Vig

Cultural Proximity and Loan Outcomes

w18095 Raymond Fisman
Florian Schulz
Vikrant Vig

Private Returns to Public Office

w18093 Marco Castillo
Ragan Petrie
Máximo Torero
Lise Vesterlund

Gender Differences in Bargaining Outcomes: A Field Experiment on Discrimination

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

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

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

w18065 Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dan Silverman
Dean Yang

Revising Commitments: Field Evidence on the Adjustment of Prior Choices

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

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

w18039 Dana Burde
Leigh L. Linden

The Effect of Village-Based Schools: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Afghanistan

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

w18011 Ran Abramitzky
Leah Platt Boustan
Katherine Eriksson

A Nation of Immigrants: Assimilation and Economic Outcomes in the Age of Mass Migration

w18006 Orley C. Ashenfelter
Comparing Real Wages

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

w17979 Davide Cantoni
Noam Yuchtman

Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution

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

w17965 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

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

w17964 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

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

w17962 Christopher L. House
Jing Zhang

Layoffs, Lemons and Temps

w17960 Timothy N. Bond
Kevin Lang

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

w17952 Dean Karlan
Melanie Morten
Jonathan Zinman

A Personal Touch: Text Messaging for Loan Repayment

w17951 Hilary W. Hoynes
Douglas L. Miller
Jessamyn Schaller

Who Suffers During Recessions?

w17931 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
E. Ray Dorsey

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

w17922 Martha J. Bailey
Brad Hershbein
Amalia R. Miller

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

w17928 Casey Ichniowski
Anne E. Preston

Does March Madness Lead to Irrational Exuberance in the NBA Draft? High-Value Employee Selection Decisions and Decision-Making Bias

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

w17890 Peter Arcidiacono
Patrick Bayer
Federico A. Bugni
Jonathan James

Approximating High-Dimensional Dynamic Models: Sieve Value Function Iteration

w17888 Jennifer Hunt
Jean-Philippe Garant
Hannah Herman
David J. Munroe

Why Don't Women Patent?

w17887 Shamena Anwar
Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson

The Role of Age in Jury Selection and Trial Outcomes

w17883 Gharad T. Bryan
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

Referrals: Peer Screening and Enforcement in a Consumer Credit Field Experiment

w17880 Sebastian Dyrda
Greg Kaplan
José-Víctor Ríos-Rull

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

w17863 Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell
Vilsa Curto

Financial Sophistication in the Older Population

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

w17855 Uri Gneezy
John List
Michael K. Price

Toward an Understanding of Why People Discriminate: Evidence from a Series of Natural Field Experiments

w17850 Nicholas Bloom
Christos Genakos
Raffaella Sadun
John Van Reenen

Management Practices Across Firms and Countries

w17846 Maria Guadalupe
Hongyi Li
Julie Wulf

Who Lives in the C-Suite? Organizational Structure and the Division of Labor in Top Management

w17842 Chiara Criscuolo
Ralf Martin
Henry Overman
John Van Reenen

The Causal Effects of an Industrial Policy

w17814 Johannes F. Schmieder
Till M. von Wachter
Stefan Bender

The Long-Term Effects of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Employment

w17813 Johannes F. Schmieder
Till M. von Wachter
Stefan Bender

The Effects of Extended Unemployment Insurance over the Business Cycle: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Estimates Over Twenty Years

w17804 Robert W. Fairlie
Dean Karlan
Jonathan Zinman

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

w17803 Gregory F. Branch
Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

Estimating the Effect of Leaders on Public Sector Productivity: The Case of School Principals

w17800 George J. Borjas
Kirk B. Doran

The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the Productivity of American Mathematicians

w17782 Steven J. Davis
R. Jason Faberman
John C. Haltiwanger

Recruiting Intensity during and after the Great Recession: National and Industry Evidence

w17781 Silvia H. Barcellos
Leandro Carvalho
Adriana Lleras-Muney

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

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

w17733 Aaron J. Sojourner
Robert J. Town
David C. Grabowski
Michelle M. Chen

Impacts of Unionization on Employment, Product Quality and Productivity: Regression Discontinuity Evidence From Nursing Homes

w17752 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Richard T. Holden

Multitasking, Learning, and Incentives: A Cautionary Tale

w17745 Douglas L. Kruse
Joseph R. Blasi
Richard B. Freeman

Does Linking Worker Pay to Firm Performance Help the Best Firms Do Even Better?

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

w17737 Dean Karlan
Margaret A. McConnell

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

w17730 Eric A. Hanushek
Kuzey Yilmaz

Land Use Controls and the Provision of Education

w17727 Verónica C. Frisancho Robles
Kala Krishna

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

w17726 Raymond Fisman
Nikolaj A. Harmon
Emir Kamenica
Inger Munk

Labor Supply of Politicians

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

w17721 Wei Chi
Richard B. Freeman
Hongbin Li

Adjusting to Really Big Changes: The Labor Market in China, 1989-2009

w17720 Scott A. Imberman
Adriana D. Kugler

The Effect of Providing Breakfast on Student Performance: Evidence from an In-Class Breakfast Program


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

w17710 David J. Deming
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w17704 Alexander M. Gelber
Adam Isen

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

w17701 William R. Kerr
Income Inequality and Social Preferences for Redistribution and Compensation Differentials

w17699 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Jonah E. Rockoff

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

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

w17694 David Card
Ana Rute Cardoso

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

w17690 Verónica Amarante
Marco Manacorda
Edward Miguel
Andrea Vigorito

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

w17683 Antonio Ciccone
Giovanni Peri

Schooling Supply and the Structure of Production: Evidence from US States 1950-1990

w17678 Janice Compton
Robert A. Pollak

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

w17671 Fernando Ferreira
Joseph Gyourko

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

w17667 Marianne Bitler
Hilary W. Hoynes

Immigrants, Welfare Reform, and the U.S. Safety Net

w17657 Ann Huff Stevens
Douglas L. Miller
Marianne E. Page
Mateusz Filipski

The Best of Times, the Worst of Times: Understanding Pro-cyclical Mortality

w17654 Casey B. Mulligan
The Expanding Social Safety Net

w17649 Jungmin Lee
Daiji Kawaguchi
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Aggregate Impacts of a Gift of Time

w17638 Steven J. Davis
Till M. von Wachter

Recessions and the Cost of Job Loss

w17636 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Robert Slonim

Rewarding Altruism? A Natural Field Experiment

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

w17629 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
E. Ray Dorsey

Optimal Expectations and Limited Medical Testing: Evidence from Huntington Disease

w17623 Gautam Bose
Kevin Lang

A Theory of Monitoring and Internal Labor Markets

w17622 Fatih Guvenen
Macroeconomics With Heterogeneity: A Practical Guide

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

w17607 Orley C. Ashenfelter
Economic History or History of Economics? A Review Essay on Sylvia Nasar's Grand Pursuit: the Story of Economic Genius

w17606 Alex Edmans
Itay Goldstein
John Y. Zhu

Contracting With Synergies

w17605 Naci H. Mocan
Bulent Unel

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

w17604 James Harrigan
Ariell Reshef

Skill Biased Heterogeneous Firms, Trade Liberalization, and the Skill Premium

w17600 John Cawley
Asako S. Moriya
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of the Macroeconomy on Health Insurance Coverage: Evidence from the Great Recession

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

Local Industrial Structures and Female Entrepreneurship in India

w17591 Eric A. Hanushek
Susanne Link
Ludger Woessmann

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

w17589 Daniel M. Hungerman
Substitution and Stigma: Evidence on Religious Competition from the Catholic Sex-Abuse Scandal

w17577 William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln
Prachi Mishra

The Dynamics of Firm Lobbying

w17570 Giovanni Peri
The Impact of Immigration on Native Poverty through Labor Market Competition

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?

w17541 Marianne Bertrand
Jessica Pan

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

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

Adverse Selection and Incentives in an Early Retirement Program

w17535 James B. Rebitzer
Mark E. Votruba

Organizational Economics and Physician Practices

w17534 Jesse Rothstein
Unemployment Insurance and Job Search in the Great Recession

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

w17519 Michal Kolesár
Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Edward L. Glaeser
Guido W. Imbens

Identification and Inference with Many Invalid Instruments

w17508 Raquel Fernández
Joyce Cheng Wong

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

w17505 Vasily Kartashov
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla

Lifecycle Portfolio Choice with Systematic Longevity Risk and Variable Investment-Linked Deferred Annuities

w17504 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann
Lei Zhang

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

w17496 David Hummels
Rasmus Jørgensen
Jakob R. Munch
Chong Xiang

The Wage Effects of Offshoring: Evidence from Danish Matched Worker-Firm Data

w17494 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w17485 Lisa J. Dettling
Melissa Schettini Kearney

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

w17477 Lars Lefgren
Brennan Platt
Joseph Price

Sticking with What (Barely) Worked

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

Human Capital and Organizational Performance: Evidence from the Healthcare Sector

w17472 Craig E. Landry
Andreas Lange
John A. List
Michael K. Price
Nicholas G. Rupp

Is There a 'Hidden Cost of Control' in Naturally-Occurring Markets? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

w17467 David Neumark
Joanne Song

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

w17465 Daniel Gottlieb
Kent Smetters

Grade Non-Disclosure

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

Racial Disparities in Job Finding and Offered Wages

w17461 George J. Borjas
Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Substitution Between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups

w17453 Peter J. Kuhn
Kailing Shen

Gender Discrimination in Job Ads: Theory and Evidence

w17450 Kevin Lang
Jee-Yeon K. Lehmann

Racial Discrimination in the Labor Market: Theory and Empirics

w17449 Xavier Giné
Jessica Goldberg
Dean Yang

Credit Market Consequences of Improved Personal Identification: Field Experimental Evidence from Malawi

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

w17438 David J. Deming
Justine S. Hastings
Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger

School Choice, School Quality and Postsecondary Attainment

w17435 Lance Lochner
Alexander Monge-Naranjo

Credit Constraints in Education

w17420 Lee E. Ohanian
Andrea Raffo

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

w17408 Alan I. Barreca
Jason M. Lindo
Glen R. Waddell

Heaping-Induced Bias in Regression-Discontinuity Designs

w17406 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle

w17402 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

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

Private Equity and Employment

w17381 Robert W. Fairlie
Florian Hoffmann
Philip Oreopoulos

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

w17373 Amil Petrin
Jagadeesh Sivadasan

Estimating Lost Output from Allocative Inefficiency, with an Application to Chile and Firing Costs

w17372 Naércio Aquino Menezes-Filho
Marc-Andreas Muendler

Labor Reallocation in Response to Trade Reform

w17349 Claudia Olivetti
Barbara Petrongolo

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

w17345 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian
Katherine L. Milkman

The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions

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

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

Propose with a Rose? Signaling in Internet Dating Markets

w17337 Elisabetta Gentile
Scott A. Imberman

Dressed for Success? The Effect of School Uniforms on Student Achievement and Behavior

w17336 C. Fritz Foley
William R. Kerr

Ethnic Innovation and U.S. Multinational Firm Activity

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

Explaining Charter School Effectiveness

w17327 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jason Abrevaya

"Beauty Is the Promise of Happiness"?

w17326 Jeff Biddle
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Cycles of Wage Discrimination

w17320 Dayanand S. Manoli
Andrea Weber

Nonparametric Evidence on the Effects of Financial Incentives on Retirement Decisions

w17313 Kyle F. Herkenhoff
Lee E. Ohanian

Labor Market Dysfunction During the Great Recession

w17310 Janet Currie
Erdal Tekin

Is there a Link Between Foreclosure and Health?

w17307 Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail K. Wozniak

Internal Migration in the United States

w17303 Carola Frydman
Raven Molloy

Pay Cuts for the Boss: Executive Compensation in the 1940s

w17297 Radha Iyengar
Jonathan Monten
Matthew Hanson

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

w17294 Steven J. Davis
Jason Faberman
John C. Haltiwanger

Labor Market Flows in the Cross Section and Over Time

w17287 Jeffrey B. Liebman
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

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

w17286 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

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

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

w17274 Laurence M. Ball
Nicolás De Roux
Marc Hofstetter

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean

w17270 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Employment, Wages and Voter Turnout

w17264 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Joshua D. Angrist
Parag A. Pathak

The Elite Illusion: Achievement Effects at Boston and New York Exam Schools

w17259 Mark A. Aguiar
Erik Hurst
Loukas Karabarbounis

Time Use During Recessions

w17248 James A. Levinsohn
Todd Pugatch

Prospective Analysis of a Wage Subsidy for Cape Town Youth

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?

w17234 Ilyana Kuziemko
Ryan W. Buell
Taly Reich
Michael I. Norton

"Last-place Aversion": Evidence and Redistributive Implications

w17231 Nicholas Bloom
Helena Schweiger
John Van Reenen

The Land that Lean Manufacturing Forgot? Management Practices in Transition Countries

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

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

w17218 Philippe Belley
Marc Frenette
Lance Lochner

Post-Secondary Attendance by Parental Income in the U.S. and Canada: What Role for Financial Aid Policy?

w17213 David Neumark
Hans P. Johnson
Marisol Cuellar Mejia

Future Skill Shortages in the U.S. Economy?

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

w17194 Gadi Barlevy
Derek Neal

Pay for Percentile

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

w17187 Michael C. Burda
Jennifer Hunt

What Explains the German Labor Market Miracle in the Great Recession?

w17186 Konrad B. Burchardi
Tarek Alexander Hassan

The Economic Impact of Social Ties: Evidence from German Reunification

w17185 Ama Baafra Abeberese
Todd J. Kumler
Leigh L. Linden

Improving Reading Skills by Encouraging Children to Read in School: A Randomized Evaluation of the Sa Aklat Sisikat Reading Program in the Philippines

w17173 Kory Kroft
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Should Unemployment Insurance Vary With the Unemployment Rate? Theory and Evidence

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

w17164 Richard V. Burkhauser
Jeff Larrimore
Kosali I. Simon

A "Second Opinion" on the Economic Health of the American Middle Class

w17159 Stacy Dale
Alan B. Krueger

Estimating the Return to College Selectivity over the Career Using Administrative Earnings Data

w17157 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

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

w17156 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Jonathan Guryan

Studying Discrimination: Fundamental Challenges and Recent Progress

w17144 Efraim Benmelech
Nittai K. Bergman
Amit Seru

Financing Labor

w17139 Francesco D'Amuri
Giovanni Peri

Immigration, Jobs and Employment Protection: Evidence from Europe

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

w17119 Eric P. Bettinger
Brent J. Evans
Devin G. Pope

Improving College Performance and Retention the Easy Way: Unpacking the ACT Exam

w17100 Nune Hovhannisyan
Wolfgang Keller

International Business Travel: An Engine of Innovation?

w17098 Alberto F. Alesina
Paola Giuliano
Nathan Nunn

On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough

w17097 John D. Griffin
David Nickerson
Abigail K. Wozniak

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

w17093 Ran Abramitzky
Victor Lavy

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

w17089 Sa A. Bui
Steven G. Craig
Scott A. Imberman

Is Gifted Education a Bright Idea? Assessing the Impact of Gifted and Talented Programs on Achievement

w17088 David Card
Laura Giuliano

Peer Effects and Multiple Equilibria in the Risky Behavior of Friends

w17081 John Cawley
Christopher Ruhm

The Economics of Risky Health Behaviors

w17079 Axel H. Boersch-Supan
Hendrik Juerges

Disability, Pension Reform and Early Retirement in Germany

w17056 Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Money and Happiness: Evidence from the Industry Wage Structure

w17055 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Thierry Debrand
Muriel Roger

Disability and Social Security Reforms: The French Case

w17053 Klaas de Vos
Arie Kapteyn
Adriaan Kalwij

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

w17051 Suresh Naidu
Noam Yuchtman

Coercive Contract Enforcement: Law and the Labor Market in 19th Century Industrial Britain

w17047 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna
Ulrike Malmendier

The Role of Theory in Field Experiments

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

w17042 Yonatan Ben-Shalom
Robert A. Moffitt
John Karl Scholz

An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Anti-Poverty Programs in the United States

w17041 Erik Hurst
Benjamin Wild Pugsley

What Do Small Businesses Do?

w17040 Henry S. Farber
Job Loss in the Great Recession: Historical Perspective from the Displaced Workers Survey, 1984-2010

w17039 Lance Lochner
Enrico Moretti

Estimating and Testing Models with Many Treatment Levels and Limited Instruments

w16989 Stefano DellaVigna
Ruben Enikolopov
Vera Mironova
Maria Petrova
Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Cross-border media and nationalism: Evidence from Serbian radio in Croatia

w17016 Joseph P. Ferrie
Karen Rolf

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

w17014 Markus M. Mobius
Muriel Niederle
Paul Niehaus
Tanya S. Rosenblat

Managing Self-Confidence: Theory and Experimental Evidence

w17004 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

The Impact of Pollution on Worker Productivity

w16986 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark

Employment in Black Urban Labor Markets: Problems and Solutions

w16969 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Stephen P. Ryan
Paul Schrimpf
Mark R. Cullen

Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance

w16968 Jed Kolko
David Neumark
Marisol Cuellar Mejia

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

w16966 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson

Hither Thou Shalt Come, But No Further: Reply to "The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation: Comment"

w16949 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

How Prediction Markets Can Save Event Studies

w16932 Daria Burnes
David Neumark
Michelle J. White

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

w16928 Bryan S. Graham
Cristine Campos de Xavier Pinto
Daniel Egel

Efficient Estimation of Data Combination Models by the Method of Auxiliary-to-Study Tilting (AST)

w16918 Josh Lerner
Ulrike Malmendier

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

w16912 J. William Ambrosini
Karin Mayr
Giovanni Peri
Dragos Radu

The Selection of Migrants and Returnees: Evidence from Romania and Implications

w16902 Radha Iyengar
Giulia Ferrari

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

w16901 James A. Levinsohn
Zoë McLaren
Olive Shisana
Khangelani Zuma

HIV Status and Labor Market Participation in South Africa

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

w16891 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Trust in Public Institutions over the Business Cycle

w16888 Shamena Anwar
Hanming Fang

Testing for the Role of Prejudice in Emergency Departments Using Bounceback Rates

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

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

A Roy Model of Social Interactions

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

w16829 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang

New measures of the costs of unemployment: Evidence from the subjective well-being of 3.3 million Americans

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

w16814 Peter Cappelli
Martin J. Conyon

Stock Option Exercise and Gift Exchange Relationships: Evidence for a Large US Company

w16813 Yaw Nyarko
The Returns to the Brain Drain and Brain Circulation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Computations Using Data from Ghana

w16812 Carola Frydman
Raven S. Molloy

Does Tax Policy Affect Executive Compensation? Evidence from Postwar Tax Reforms

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

w16798 Janet Currie
Inequality at Birth: Some Causes and Consequences

w16797 Jan K. Brueckner
David Neumark

Beaches, Sunshine, and Public-Sector Pay: Theory and Evidence on Amenities and Rent Extraction by Government Workers

w16794 G. Brant Morefield
David C. Ribar
Christopher J. Ruhm

Occupational Status and Health Transitions

w16783 Parag A. Pathak
Tayfun Sönmez

School Admissions Reform in Chicago and England: Comparing Mechanisms by Their Vulnerability to Manipulation

w16773 Jin Young Lee
Gary Solon

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

w16769 Robert J. Barro
Rachel M. McCleary

Saints Marching In, 1590-2009

w16751 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Consumption and Income Poverty over the Business Cycle

w16748 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst
Alexandra Killewald

Marital Sorting and Parental Wealth

w16746 Vilsa E. Curto
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

Estimating the Returns to Urban Boarding Schools: Evidence from SEED

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

w16717 Nicholas Bloom
Mirko Draca
John Van Reenen

Trade Induced Technical Change? The Impact of Chinese Imports on Innovation, IT and Productivity

w16710 Derek Neal
The Design of Performance Pay in Education

w16705 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Implications of Population Aging for Economic Growth

w16671 Dalton Conley
Jennifer Heerwig

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

w16668 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

International Happiness

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

w16663 Julie Berry Cullen
Mark C. Long
Randall Reback

Jockeying for Position: Strategic High School Choice Under Texas' Top Ten Percent Plan

w16658 Nicholas Bloom
Benn Eifert
Aprajit Mahajan
David McKenzie
John Roberts

Does Management Matter? Evidence from India


2010
w16646 Frédéric Docquier
Çaǧlar Özden
Giovanni Peri

The Wage Effects of Immigration and Emigration

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

w16626 Morris M. Kleiner
David Weil

Evaluating the Effectiveness of National Labor Relations Act Remedies: Analysis and Comparison with Other Workplace Penalty Policies

w16616 Dimitrios Batzilis
Taryn Dinkelman
Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton
Deric Zanera

New cellular networks in Malawi: Correlates of service rollout and network performance

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

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

w16585 Carola Frydman
Dirk Jenter

CEO Compensation

w16582 Elizabeth Ty Wilde
Lily Batchelder
David T. Ellwood

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

w16579 Joseph G. Altonji
Ching-I Huang
Christopher R. Taber

Estimating the Cream Skimming Effect of School Choice

w16577 Jonathan A. Parker
Annette Vissing-Jorgensen

The Increase in Income Cyclicality of High-Income Households and its Relation to the Rise in Top Income Shares

w16575 John Whalley
Chunbing Xing

The Regional Distribution of Skill Premia in Urban China

w16574 Vicente Cuñat
Mireia Gine
Maria Guadalupe

The Vote is Cast: The Effect of Corporate Governance on Shareholder Value

w16573 Maria Guadalupe
Olga Kuzmina
Catherine Thomas

Innovation and Foreign Ownership

w16570 Andreas Schick
Richard H. Steckel

Height as a Proxy for Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Ability

w16568 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Glenn Loury

Valuing Identity

w16566 Joshua Angrist
Ivan Fernandez-Val

ExtrapoLATE-ing: External Validity and Overidentification in the LATE Framework

w16560 Morris M. Kleiner
Kyoung Won Park

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

w16556 Alvin E. Roth
Marketplace Institutions Related to the Timing of Transactions

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

Policies To Promote Growth and Economic Efficiency in Mexico

w16547 Omar Al-Ubaydli
Uri Gneezy
Min Sok Lee
John A. List

Toward an understanding of the relative strengths of positive and negative reciprocity

w16546 Jeffrey A. Flory
Andreas Leibbrandt
John A. List

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

w16545 Henrik Kleven
Camille Landais
Emmanuel Saez

Taxation and International Migration of Superstars: Evidence from the European Football Market

w16544 Fredrik Andersson
Mónica García-Pérez
John C. Haltiwanger
Kristin McCue
Seth Sanders

Workplace Concentration of Immigrants

w16540 Susan Helper
Morris M. Kleiner
Yingchun Wang

Analyzing Compensation Methods in Manufacturing: Piece Rates, Time Rates, or Gain-Sharing?

w16536 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

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

w16533 David H. Autor
Alan Manning
Christopher L. Smith

The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to U.S. Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment

w16527 Erik Hurst
Geng Li
Benjamin Pugsley

Are Household Surveys Like Tax Forms: Evidence from Income Underreporting of the Self Employed

w16525 Jeremy Arkes
Yu-Chu Shen

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

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?

w16518 Scott E. Carrell
Mark Hoekstra
James E. West

Is Poor Fitness Contagious? Evidence from Randomly Assigned Friends

w16517 Peter Arcidiacono
Andrew W. Beauchamp
Marjorie B. McElroy

Terms of Endearment: An Equilibrium Model of Sex and Matching

w16515 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

w16511 Aviv Nevo
Empirical Models of Consumer Behavior

w16508 Joseph G. Altonji
Sarah Cattan
Iain Ware

Identifying Sibling Influence on Teenage Substance Use

w16504 Marianne Bitler
Hilary W. Hoynes

The State of the Safety Net in the Post-Welfare Reform Era

w16503 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w16502 Decio Coviello
Andrea Ichino
Nicola Persico

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

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

w16499 Bryan S. Graham
Guido W. Imbens
Geert Ridder

Measuring the Effects of Segregation in the Presence of Social Spillovers: A Nonparametric Approach

w16493 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban Klor

Counter-Suicide-Terrorism: Evidence from House Demolitions

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

Labor Laws and Innovation

w16463 Ofer Malamud
Abigail K. Wozniak

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

w16448 David Neumark
Detecting Discrimination in Audit and Correspondence Studies

w16441 Daniel W. Sacks
Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

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

w16408 John Cawley
Johanna Catherine Maclean

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

w16396 David Card
Alexandre Mas
Enrico Moretti
Emmanuel Saez

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

w16382 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas O. Staiger

Identifying Provider Prejudice in Healthcare

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

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

w16374 Pierpaolo Benigno
Luca Antonio Ricci
Paolo Surico

Unemployment and Productivity in the Long Run: The Role of Macroeconomic Volatility

w16369 Ji-Woong Chung
Berk A. Sensoy
Lea H. Stern
Michael S. Weisbach

Pay for Performance from Future Fund Flows: The Case of Private Equity

w16357 Casey B. Mulligan
Does Labor Supply Matter During a Recession? Evidence from the Seasonal Cycle

w16343 Sylvain Chassang
Gerard Padro i Miquel
Erik Snowberg

Selective Trials: A Principal-Agent Approach to Randomized Controlled Experiments

w16332 Giovanni Peri
Chad Sparber

Assessing Inherent Model Bias: An Application to Native Displacement in Response to Immigration

w16330 Scott E. Carrell
Mark Hoekstra
James E. West

Does Drinking Impair College Performance? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Approach

w16327 Fatih Guvenen
Anthony Smith

Inferring Labor Income Risk from Economic Choices: An Indirect Inference Approach

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

w16300 John C. Haltiwanger
Ron S. Jarmin
Javier Miranda

Who Creates Jobs? Small vs. Large vs. Young

w16296 William N. Evans
Craig L. Garthwaite

Giving Mom a Break: The Impact of Higher EITC Payments on Maternal Health

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

w16279 C. Kirabo Jackson
Henry S. Schneider

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

w16278 Tara Watson
Inside the Refrigerator: Immigration Enforcement and Chilling Effects in Medicaid Participation

w16277 Raquel Fernández
Does Culture Matter?

w16266 Howard Bodenhorn
Carolyn M. Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

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

w16265 Steven J. Davis
R. Jason Faberman
John C. Haltiwanger

The Establishment-Level Behavior of Vacancies and Hiring

w16257 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w16256 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w16240 Jonah E. Rockoff
Douglas O. Staiger
Thomas J. Kane
Eric S. Taylor

Information and Employee Evaluation: Evidence from a Randomized Intervention in Public Schools

w16237 Veronica Guerrieri
Daniel Hartley
Erik Hurst

Endogenous Gentrification and Housing Price Dynamics

w16229 Abdurrahman Aydemir
George J. Borjas

Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration

w16227 Victor Lavy
Do Differences in Schools' Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps? Evidence from Developed and Developing Countries

w16217 Giovanni Peri
Rethinking the Area Approach: Immigrants and the Labor Market in California, 1960-2005.

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

w16192 David Card
Francesco Devicienti
Agata Maida

Rent-sharing, Holdup, and Wages: Evidence from Matched Panel Data

w16185 Peter Coles
Alexey Kushnir
Muriel Niederle

Preference Signaling in Matching Markets

w16173 David Card
Jochen Kluve
Andrea Weber

Active Labor Market Policy Evaluations: A Meta-Analysis

w16160 Henry S. Farber
Rational Choice and Voter Turnout: Evidence from Union Representation Elections

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

The Effect of Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan and Iraq

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

w16130 Alessandro Barattieri
Susanto Basu
Peter Gottschalk

Some Evidence on the Importance of Sticky Wages

w16127 Patrick M. Kline
Andres Santos

A Score Based Approach to Wild Bootstrap Inference

w16113 Henry Sauermann
Paula E. Stephan

Twins or Strangers? Differences and Similarities between Industrial and Academic Science

w16110 James J. Heckman
Building Bridges Between Structural and Program Evaluation Approaches to Evaluating Policy

w16096 Matias Busso
Jesse Gregory
Patrick M. Kline

Assessing the Incidence and Efficiency of a Prominent Place Based Policy

w16082 Daron Acemoglu
David Autor

Skills, Tasks and Technologies: Implications for Employment and Earnings

w16077 Andrew Cook
Martin Gaynor
Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Lowell Taylor

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

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

w16062 John A. List
Imran Rasul

Field Experiments in Labor Economics

w16055 David J. Harding
Lisa Gennetian
Christopher Winship
Lisa Sanbonmatsu
Jeffrey R. Kling

Unpacking Neighborhood Influences on Education Outcomes: Setting the Stage for Future Research

w16048 W. Bentley MacLeod
Great Expectations: Law, Employment Contracts, and Labor Market Performance

w16045 Nicole Fortin
Thomas Lemieux
Sergio Firpo

Decomposition Methods in Economics

w16039 Nicholas A. Christakis
James H. Fowler
Guido W. Imbens
Karthik Kalyanaraman

An Empirical Model for Strategic Network Formation

w16032 Nicholas Bloom
Carol Propper
Stephan Seiler
John Van Reenen

The Impact of Competition on Management Quality: Evidence from Public Hospitals

w16028 Fuhito Kojima
Parag A. Pathak
Alvin E. Roth

Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets

w15979 Michael W. Elsby
Bart Hobijn
Aysegul Sahin

The Labor Market in the Great Recession

w16019 Nicholas Bloom
John Van Reenen

Human Resource Management and Productivity

w16018 Benjamin Feigenberg
Erica M. Field
Rohini Pande

Building Social Capital Through MicroFinance

w16016 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

Program Evaluation and Research Designs

w16013 Damon Clark
Heather Royer

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

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

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

w16003 Costas Meghir
Steven G. Rivkin

Econometric Methods for Research in Education

w16001 Mary Hallward-Driemeier
Gita Khun-Jush
Lant Pritchett

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

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

w15987 Alex Edmans
Xavier Gabaix

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

w15977 Paul Oyer
Scott Schaefer

Personnel Economics: Hiring and Incentives

w15972 Jason Abrevaya
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Charity and Favoritism in the Field: Are Female Economists Nicer (to Each Other)?

w15970 Braz Camargo
Ralph Stinebrickner
Todd R. Stinebrickner

Interracial Friendships in College

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

w15949 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement

w15947 Enrico Moretti
Local Labor Markets

w15946 Andrea Ichino
Loukas Karabarbounis
Enrico Moretti

The Political Economy of Intergenerational Income Mobility

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

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

Religious Identity and Economic Behavior

w15924 Luigi Pistaferri
Luigi Guiso
Fabiano Schivardi

Credit within the firm

w15922 Emily Oster
M. Bryce Millett

Do Call Centers Promote School Enrollment? Evidence from India

w15918 Edward P. Lazear
Leadership: A Personnel Economics Approach

w15914 Costas Meghir
Luigi Pistaferri

Earnings, Consumption and Lifecycle Choices

w15913 Gary Charness
Peter J. Kuhn

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

w15906 John R. Graham
Campbell R. Harvey
Manju Puri

A Corporate Beauty Contest

w15898 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Financial Incentives and Student Achievement: Evidence from Randomized Trials

w15894 Lance Lochner
Education Policy and Crime

w15892 John Bound
Michael F. Lovenheim
Sarah Turner

Increasing Time to Baccalaureate Degree in the United States

w15889 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux

Recent Developments in Intergenerational Mobility

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

Jobs and Kids: Female Employment and Fertility in Rural China

w15867 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Sample Selectivity and the Validity of International Student Achievement Tests in Economic Research

w15860 Hanming Fang
Andrea Moro

Theories of Statistical Discrimination and Affirmative Action: A Survey

w15855 Jonathan Gruber
Samuel A. Kleiner

Do Strikes Kill? Evidence from New York State

w15853 Jennifer Hunt
Why Do Women Leave Science and Engineering?

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?

w15796 Sara Markowitz
Erik Nesson
Joshua Robinson

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

w15794 Joshua Angrist
Jörn-Steffen Pischke

The Credibility Revolution in Empirical Economics: How Better Research Design is Taking the Con out of Econometrics

w15790 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin M. Sand

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

w15786 Liran Einav
Jonathan D. Levin

Empirical Industrial Organization: A Progress Report

w15745 Emmanuel Saez
Manos Matsaganis
Panos Tsakloglou

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

w15742 James J. Heckman
Bas Jacobs

Policies to Create and Destroy Human Capital in Europe

w15768 William R. Kerr
William F. Lincoln

The Supply Side of Innovation: H-1B Visa Reforms and US Ethnic Invention

w15767 Pedro S. Martins
Gary Solon
Jonathan Thomas

Measuring What Employers Really Do about Entry Wages over the Business Cycle

w15765 Robert Kaestner
Ofer Malamud

Self-Selection and International Migration: New Evidence from Mexico

w15762 Pierpaolo Benigno
Luca Antonio Ricci

The Inflation-Output Trade-off with Downward Wage Rigidities

w15760 Thomas Barrios
Rebecca Diamond
Guido W. Imbens
Michal Kolesar

Clustering, Spatial Correlations and Randomization Inference

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

w15740 Joshua D. Angrist
Susan M. Dynarski
Thomas J. Kane
Parag A. Pathak
Christopher R. Walters

Who Benefits from KIPP?

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

w15725 Adam Isen
Betsey Stevenson

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

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

w15719 Attila Ambrus
Markus Mobius
Adam Szeidl

Consumption Risk-sharing in Social Networks

w15717 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

Temperature and the Allocation of Time: Implications for Climate Change

w15716 Patrick Kline
Andres Santos

Sensitivity to Missing Data Assumptions: Theory and An Evaluation of the U.S. Wage Structure

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

w15655 Brian A. Jacob
The Effect of Employment Protection on Worker Effort: Evidence from Public Schooling

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

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

w15703 J. Trent Alexander
Michael Davern
Betsey Stevenson

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

w15701 John A. List
Sally Sadoff
Mathis Wagner

So you want to run an experiment, now what? Some Simple Rules of Thumb for Optimal Experimental Design

w15684 Ran Abramitzky
Leah Platt Boustan
Katherine Eriksson

Europe's tired, poor, huddled masses: Self-selection and economic outcomes in the age of mass migration

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

w15659 Ulrike Malmendier
Geoffrey Tate
Jonathan Yan

Overconfidence and Early-life Experiences: The Impact of Managerial Traits on Corporate Financial Policies

w15656 Louis Kaplow
Targeted Savings and Labor Supply


2009
w15629 Stefano DellaVigna
John A. List
Ulrike Malmendier

Testing for Altruism and Social Pressure in Charitable Giving

w15625 Giovanni Peri
Francisco Requena

The Trade Creation Effect of Immigrants: Evidence from the Remarkable Case of Spain

w15623 Tanjim Hossain
John A. List

The Behavioralist Visits the Factory: Increasing Productivity Using Simple Framing Manipulations

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

w15618 Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn L. Shaw

Insider Econometrics: Empirical Studies of How Management Matters

w15610 Steven D. Levitt
John A. List
Sally E. Sadoff

Checkmate: Exploring Backward Induction Among Chess Players

w15609 Steven D. Levitt
John A. List
David H. Reiley
Jr.

What Happens in the Field Stays in the Field: Exploring Whether Professionals Play Minimax in Laboratory Experiments

w15607 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Integrating Retirement Models

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

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

w15600 Victor Lavy
Olmo Silva
Felix Weinhardt

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

w15589 Hilary W. Hoynes
Marianne E. Page
Ann Huff Stevens

Is a WIC Start a Better Start? Evaluating WIC's Impact on Infant Health Using Program Introduction

w15586 Alma Cohen
Peter Siegelman

Testing for Adverse Selection in Insurance Markets

w15583 Alexander M. Gelber
Joshua W. Mitchell

Taxes and Time Allocation: Evidence from Single Women

w15581 Daron Acemoglu
Alexander Wolitzky

The Economics of Labor Coercion

w15566 John Bound
Michael Lovenheim
Sarah Turner

Why Have College Completion Rates Declined? An Analysis of Changing Student Preparation and Collegiate Resources

w15564 Peter Kuhn
Kailing Shen

Employers' Preferences for Gender, Age, Height and Beauty: Direct Evidence

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

w15547 Eli Berman
Michael Callen
Joseph H. Felter
Jacob N. Shapiro

Do Working Men Rebel? Insurgency and Unemployment in Iraq and the Philippines

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

A Formal Test of Assortative Matching in the Labor Market

w15545 Alex Edmans
Xavier Gabaix

Tractability in Incentive Contracting

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

Urban Economics and Entrepreneurship

w15531 Thomas Dee
Brian Jacob

The Impact of No Child Left Behind on Student Achievement

w15527 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Gerard A. Pfann

Markets for Reputation: Evidence on Quality and Quantity in Academe

w15526 Fatih Guvenen
Burhanettin Kuruscu
Serdar Ozkan

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

w15521 David Card
Christian Dustmann
Ian Preston

Immigration, Wages, and Compositional Amenities

w15511 David Galenson
Innovators: Songwriters

w15507 Giovanni Peri
The Effect of Immigration on Productivity: Evidence from US States

w15500 Haizheng Li
Barbara M. Fraumeni
Zhiqiang Liu
Xiaojun Wang

Human Capital In China

w15497 David Card
Gordon Dahl

Family Violence and Football: The Effect of Unexpected Emotional Cues on Violent Behavior

w15486 Carol McAusland
Peter J. Kuhn

Bidding for Brains: Intellectual Property Rights and the International Migration of Knowledge Workers

w15480 Ann Huff Stevens
Jessamyn Schaller

Short-run Effects of Parental Job Loss on Children's Academic Achievement

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

w15473 Will Dobbie
Roland G. Fryer
Jr

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

w15465 Efraim Benmelech
Claude Berrebi
Esteban F. Klor

The Economic Cost of Harboring Terrorism

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

w15430 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Steven D. Levitt

An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics

w15408 Anthony B. Atkinson
Thomas Piketty
Emmanuel Saez

Top Incomes in the Long Run of History

w15406 George J. Borjas
Rachel M. Friedberg

Recent Trends in the Earnings of New Immigrants to the United States

w15398 Judith K. Hellerstein
Melissa McInerney
David Neumark

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

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

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

w15339 Philip Oreopoulos
Kjell G. Salvanes

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

w15326 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
Kimberly Quaid
E. Ray Dorsey

Genetic Adverse Selection: Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance and Huntington Disease

w15323 Karthik Muralidharan
Venkatesh Sundararaman

Teacher Performance Pay: Experimental Evidence from India

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

w15320 Richard V. Burkhauser
Shuaizhang Feng
Stephen P. Jenkins
Jeff Larrimore

Recent Trends in Top Income Shares in the USA: Reconciling Estimates from March CPS and IRS Tax Return Data

w15319 Diego A. Comin
Bart Hobijn

The CHAT Dataset

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

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

w15301 Alberto Abadie
Guido W. Imbens

Matching on the Estimated Propensity Score

w15298 Stefano DellaVigna
Matthew Gentzkow

Persuasion: Empirical Evidence

w15291 Scott Imberman
Adriana D. Kugler
Bruce Sacerdote

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

w15287 Alan S. Blinder
Alan B. Krueger

Alternative Measures of Offshorability: A Survey Approach

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

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

w15284 Garey Ramey
Valerie A. Ramey

The Rug Rat Race

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

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

w15236 Rashmi Barua
Kevin Lang

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

w15219 Long Chen
Lu Zhang

The stock market and aggregate employment

w15216 Douglas A. Webber
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

Do Expenditures Other Than Instructional Expenditures Affect Graduation and Persistence Rates in American Higher Education

w15210 Patrick Bajari
Jeremy T. Fox
Kyoo il Kim
Stephen P. Ryan

A Simple Nonparametric Estimator for the Distribution of Random Coefficients

w15206 Jed Kolko
David Neumark

Do Some Enterprise Zones Create Jobs?

w15204 Anusha Chari
Peter Blair Henry
Diego Sasson

Capital Market Integration and Wages

w15202 C. Kirabo Jackson
Elias Bruegmann

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

w15186 Deepti Goel
Kevin Lang

Social Ties and the Job Search of Recent Immigrants

w15181 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K. C. Mok
James X. Sullivan

The Under-Reporting of Transfers in Household Surveys: Its Nature and Consequences

w15161 Kasey S. Buckles
Melanie E. Guldi
Joseph Price

Changing the Price of Marriage: Evidence from Blood Test Requirements

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

w15147 Jeremy T. Fox
Amit Gandhi

Identifying Heterogeneity in Economic Choice Models

w15136 Michael Schwarz
Sergei Severinov

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

w15129 Nicholas Bloom
Raffaella Sadun
John Van Reenen

The organization of firms across countries

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

w15112 W. Bentley MacLeod
Miguel Urquiola

Anti-Lemons: School Reputation and Educational Quality

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

w15099 Howard Bodenhorn
Gregory Price

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

w15092 Jeremy T. Fox
Identification in Matching Games

w15080 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Klara Sabirianova Peter
Dmitriy Stolyarov

Inequality and Volatility Moderation in Russia: Evidence from Micro-Level Panel Data on Consumption and Income

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

w15076 Erling Barth
Karl O. Moene

The Equality Multiplier

w15074 Qingyan Shang
Bruce A. Weinberg

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

w15073 David Galenson
Conceptual Revolutions in Twentieth-Century Art

w15066 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle

w15064 Christina M. Fong
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

Do Race and Fairness Matter in Generosity? Evidence from a Nationally Representative Charity Experiment

w15057 Rema Hanna
Leigh Linden

Measuring Discrimination in Education

w15056 Katherine Ho
Matthew Neidell

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

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

w15016 Steven D. Levitt
John A. List

Was there Really a Hawthorne Effect at the Hawthorne Plant? An Analysis of the Original Illumination Experiments

w15011 Bulent Guler
Fatih Guvenen
Giovanni L. Violante

Joint-Search Theory: New Opportunities and New Frictions

w15006 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth
M. Utku Ünver

Unraveling Results from Comparable Demand and Supply: An Experimental Investigation

w14987 John Cawley
Joshua A. Price

Outcomes in a Program that Offers Financial Rewards for Weight Loss

w14979 Morris M. Kleiner
Alan B. Krueger

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

w14975 Nicholas Bloom
Luis Garicano
Raffaella Sadun
John Van Reenen

The distinct effects of Information Technology and Communication Technology on firm organization

w14969 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

The Paradox of Declining Female Happiness

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

w14945 Carlos Dobkin
Fernando Ferreira

Do School Entry Laws Affect Educational Attainment and Labor Market Outcomes?

w14942 Gary D. Libecap
Dean Lueck

The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions

w14923 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Edward Miguel
Daniel Ortega
Francisco Rodriguez

The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta

w14922 Robin S. Lee
Michael Schwarz

Interviewing in Two-Sided Matching Markets

w14921 Alexander Frankel
Michael Schwarz

Experts and Their Records

w14920 Jennifer Hunt
Which Immigrants Are Most Innovative and Entrepreneurial? Distinctions by Entry Visa

w14915 Veronica Guerrieri
Robert Shimer
Randall Wright

Adverse Selection in Competitive Search Equilibrium

w14911 C. Kirabo Jackson
Ability-grouping and Academic Inequality: Evidence From Rule-based Student Assignments

w14908 Tara Watson
Inequality and the Measurement of Residential Segregation by Income In American Neighborhoods

w14900 Francesca Mazzolari
David Neumark

Immigration and Product Diversity

w14896 Guido W. Imbens
Better LATE Than Nothing: Some Comments on Deaton (2009) and Heckman and Urzua (2009)

w14893 Stefano Gagliarducci
M. Daniele Paserman

Gender Interactions within Hierarchies: Evidence from the Political Arena

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

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

w14884 Eric D. Gould
Victor Lavy
M. Daniele Paserman

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

w14860 Bryan S. Graham
Guido W. Imbens
Geert Ridder

Complementarity and Aggregate Implications of Assortative Matching: A Nonparametric Analysis

w14853 Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton

Menstruation and Education in Nepal

w14852 Caroline M. Hoxby
Sonali Murarka

Charter Schools in New York City: Who Enrolls and How They Affect Their Students' Achievement

w14851 Philippe Aghion
Mathias Dewatripont
Caroline M. Hoxby
Andreu Mas-Colell
André Sapir

The Governance and Performance of Research Universities: Evidence from Europe and the U.S.

w14840 Muriel Niederle
Leeat Yariv

Decentralized Matching with Aligned Preferences

w14836 Raj Chetty
Emmanuel Saez

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

w14833 Francesc Ortega
Giovanni Peri

The Causes and Effects of International Migrations: Evidence from OECD Countries 1980-2005

w14830 Robert Buchele
Douglas Kruse
Loren Rodgers
Adria Scharf

Show Me the Money: Does Shared Capitalism Share the Wealth?

w14828 Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton

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

w14827 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Five Decades of Consumption and Income Poverty

w14813 Ulrike Malmendier
Stefan Nagel

Depression Babies: Do Macroeconomic Experiences Affect Risk-Taking?

w14809 Daron Acemoglu
When Does Labor Scarcity Encourage Innovation?

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

w14806 Edward L. Glaeser
Joshua D. Gottlieb

The Wealth of Cities: Agglomeration Economies and Spatial Equilibrium in the United States

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

Exploring Differences in Employment between Household and Establishment Data

w14801 Christopher Blattman
Edward Miguel

Civil War

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

w14792 John Bound
Sarah Turner
Patrick Walsh

Internationalization of U.S. Doctorate Education

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

w14780 Jennifer L. Steele
Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett

Do Financial Incentives Help Low-Performing Schools Attract and Keep Academically Talented Teachers? Evidence from California

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?

w14773 Tara Watson
Sara McLanahan

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

w14749 Joseph Price
Lars Lefgren
Henry Tappen

Interracial Workplace Cooperation: Evidence from the NBA

w14744 Daron Acemoglu
Amy Finkelstein
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Income and Health Spending: Evidence from Oil Price Shocks

w14743 Joseph G. Altonji
Anthony Smith
Ivan Vidangos

Modeling Earnings Dynamics

w14742 Jonathan Guryan
Melissa Schettini Kearney

Is Lottery Gambling Addictive?

w14741 Luis Garicano
Thomas Hubbard

Earnings Inequality and Coordination Costs: Evidence From U.S. Law Firms

w14726 Guido Imbens
Karthik Kalyanaraman

Optimal Bandwidth Choice for the Regression Discontinuity Estimator

w14723 David S. Lee
Thomas Lemieux

Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics

w14721 Janet Currie
Stefano DellaVigna
Enrico Moretti
Vikram Pathania

The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

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

International Evidence on the Social Context of Well-Being

w14717 Jane Leber Herr
Catherine Wolfram

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

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

Gender Differences in Risk Aversion and Ambiguity Aversion

w14709 David Lee
Alexandre Mas

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

w14689 Michael Schwarz
M. Bumin Yenmez

Median Stable Matching

w14683 David Card
Immigration and Inequality

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

w14666 Jesse Rothstein
Student sorting and bias in value added estimation: Selection on observables and unobservables

w14665 Jonathan A. Parker
Annette Vissing-Jorgensen

Who Bears Aggregate Fluctuations and How?

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

w14633 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes, and Causation


2008
w14618 Clayton Featherstone
Muriel Niederle

Ex Ante Efficiency in School Choice Mechanisms: An Experimental Investigation

w14617 Michael Elsby
Bart Hobijn
Aysegul Sahin

Unemployment Dynamics in the OECD

w14608 Steven Cantrell
Jon Fullerton
Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger

National Board Certification and Teacher Effectiveness: Evidence from a Random Assignment Experiment

w14607 Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger

Estimating Teacher Impacts on Student Achievement: An Experimental Evaluation

w14604 Peter Blair Henry
Conrad Miller

Institutions vs. Policies: A Tale of Two Islands

w14602 Matthew J. Higgins
Paula E. Stephan
Jerry G. Thursby

Conveying Quality and Value in Emerging Industries: Star Scientists and the Role of Learning in Biotechnology

w14599 Gordon Dahl
Lance Lochner

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

w14589 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang

Well-being and Trust in the Workplace

w14573 Kasey Buckles
Daniel M. Hungerman

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

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

w14553 Harald Uhlig
The Slow Decline of East Germany

w14535 Helena Skyt Nielsen
Torben Sørensen
Christopher R. Taber

Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform

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

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

w14537 Chiaki Moriguchi
Top Wage Incomes in Japan, 1951-2005

w14536 Richard H. Steckel
Heights and Human Welfare: Recent Developments and New Directions

w14530 David Neumark
Jed Kolko

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

w14516 Stephanie Riegg Cellini
Fernando Ferreira
Jesse Rothstein

The Value of School Facilities: Evidence from a Dynamic Regression Discontinuity Design

w14502 Pascal Courty
Gerald R. Marschke

On the Sorting of Physicians across Medical Occupations

w14491 Maria Guadalupe
Julie Wulf

The Flattening Firm and Product Market Competition: The Effect of Trade Liberalization

w14490 Gordon H. Hanson
The Economic Consequences of the International Migration of Labor

w14482 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile
Phongsack Manivong
Leslie L. Roos

Child Health and Young Adult Outcomes

w14472 David Albouy
Are Big Cities Bad Places to Live? Estimating Quality of Life across Metropolitan Areas

w14470 David Card
Alexandre Mas
Jesse Rothstein

Are Mixed Neighborhoods Always Unstable? Two-Sided and One-Sided Tipping

w14469 Bryan S. Graham
James Powell

Identification and Estimation of 'Irregular' Correlated Random Coefficient Models

w14466 Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Educational Acquisition of Young Adult Women

w14464 Suzanne Scotchmer
Risk Taking and Gender in Hierarchies

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

w14458 Richard V. Burkhauser
Shuaizhang Feng
Jeff Larrimore

Measuring Labor Earnings Inequality using Public-Use March Current Population Survey Data: The Value of Including Variances and Cell Means When Imputing Topcoded Values

w14455 Randall D. Cebul
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor
Mark E. Votruba

Unhealthy Insurance Markets: Search Frictions and the Cost and Quality of Health Insurance

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

w14436 Liran Einav
Ephraim Leibtag
Aviv Nevo

Not-so-Classical Measurement Errors: A Validation Study of Homescan

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

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

w14394 Nicholas Bloom
Christos Genakos
Ralf Martin
Raffaella Sadun

Modern Management: Good for the Environment or just Hot Air?

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

w14364 Thomas DeLeire
Christopher Timmins

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

w14354 Anna Aizer
Peer Effects and Human Capital Accumulation: the Externalities of ADD

w14353 Christopher F. Chabris
David Laibson
Carrie L. Morris
Jonathon P. Schuldt
Dmitry Taubinsky

Measuring intertemporal preferences using response times

w14348 David H. Autor
The Economics of Labor Market Intermediation: An Analytic Framework

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

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

w14337 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald
Bert Van Landeghem

Imitative Obesity and Relative Utility

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

w14331 Phillip Leslie
Paul Oyer

Managerial Incentives and Value Creation: Evidence from Private Equity

w14329 Robert E. Hall
Alan B. Krueger

Wage Formation between Newly Hired Workers and Employers: Survey Evidence

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

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

w14327 Philippe Aghion
Yann Algan
Pierre Cahuc

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

w14320 David Lee
Emmanuel Saez

Optimal Minimum Wage Policy in Competitive Labor Markets

w14318 David G. Blanchflower
International evidence on well-being

w14312 Jennifer Hunt
Marjolaine Gauthier-Loiselle

How Much Does Immigration Boost Innovation?

w14301 Henrik Jacobsen Kleven
Wojciech Kopczuk

Transfer Program Complexity and the Take Up of Social Benefits

w14314 Donald Boyd
Pamela Grossman
Hamilton Lankford
Susanna Loeb
James Wyckoff

Teacher Preparation and Student Achievement

w14308 Morris M. Kleiner
Alan B. Krueger

The Prevalence and Effects of Occupational Licensing

w14306 Douglas Almond
Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes

w14300 Steven J. Davis
R. Jason Faberman
John Haltiwanger
Ron Jarmin
Javier Miranda

Business Volatility, Job Destruction, and Unemployment

w14293 Adriana Kugler
Mutlu Yuksel

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

w14282 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

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

w14281 Charles Calomiris
Jonathan Pritchett

Preserving Slave Families for Profit: Traders' Incentives and Pricing in the New Orleans Slave Market

w14276 Jesse Rothstein
Albert H. Yoon

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

w14275 Jesse Rothstein
Albert Yoon

Mismatch in Law School

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

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

w14261 Jason M. Lindo
Nicholas J. Sanders
Philip Oreopoulos

Ability, Gender, and Performance Standards: Evidence from Academic Probation

w14229 Joseph R. Blasi
Douglas L. Kruse
Harry M. Markowitz

Risk and Lack of Diversification under Employee Ownership and Shared Capitalism

w14273 Ross Levine
Alexey Levkov
Yona Rubinstein

Racial Discrimination and Competition

w14272 Arindrajit Dube
Richard Freeman

Complementarity of Shared Compensation and Decision-Making Systems: Evidence from the American Labor Market

w14265 Melissa Clark
Jesse Rothstein
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Selection Bias in College Admissions Test Scores

w14251 Guido M. Imbens
Jeffrey M. Wooldridge

Recent Developments in the Econometrics of Program Evaluation

w14248 Chinhui Juhn
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

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

w14247 Richard V. Burkhauser
Shuaizhang Feng
Stephen P. Jenkins
Jeff Larrimore

Estimating Trends in US Income Inequality Using the Current Population Survey: The Importance of Controlling for Censoring

w14246 Scott E. Carrell
Mark L. Hoekstra

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

w14234 Erika Harden
Douglas L. Kruse
Joseph R. Blasi

Who Has a Better Idea? Innovation, Shared Capitalism, and HR Policies

w14233 Douglas Kruse
Richard Freeman
Joseph Blasi

Do Workers Gain by Sharing? Employee Outcomes under Employee Ownership, Profit Sharing, and Broad-based Stock Options

w14230 Joseph R. Blasi
Richard B. Freeman
Chris Mackin
Douglas L. Kruse

Creating a Bigger Pie? The Effects of Employee Ownership, Profit Sharing, and Stock Options on Workplace Performance

w14227 Richard Freeman
Douglas Kruse
Joseph Blasi

WORKER RESPONSES TO SHIRKING UNDER SHARED CAPITALISM

w14225 Douglas L. Kruse
Joseph R. Blasi
Rhokeun Park

Shared Capitalism in the U.S. Economy? Prevalence, Characteristics, and Employee Views of Financial Participation in Enterprises

w14236 John W. Budd
Does Employee Ignorance Undermine Shared Capitalism?

w14235 Alex Bryson
Richard Freeman

How Does Shared Capitalism Affect Economic Performance in the UK?

w14220 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Happiness Inequality in the United States

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

w14212 Randall D. Cebul
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor
Mark Votruba

Organizational Fragmentation and Care Quality in the U.S. Health Care System

w14211 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

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

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

w14202 Alberto F. Alesina
Francesca Lotti
Paolo Emilio Mistrulli

Do Women Pay More for Credit? Evidence from Italy

w14201 Judith K. Hellerstein
Melissa McInerney
David Neumark

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

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

The Plight of Mixed Race Adolescents

w14188 Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano
Giovanni Peri

Immigration and National Wages: Clarifying the Theory and the Empirics

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

w14176 David Card
Martin Dooley
Abigail Payne

School Competition and Efficiency with Publicly Funded Catholic Schools

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

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

w14167 Price V. Fishback
Rebecca Holmes
Samuel Allen

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

w14159 James B. Rebitzer
Mari Rege
Christopher Shepard

Influence, Information Overload, and Information Technology in Health Care

w14156 Pinka Chatterji
Sara Markowitz

Family Leave after Childbirth and the Health of New Mothers

w14150 David Galenson
Joshua Kotin

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

w14145 Carola Frydman
Raven E. Saks

Executive Compensation: A New View from a Long-Term Perspective, 1936-2005

w14140 Ulrike Malmendier
Geoffrey Tate

Superstar CEOs

w14137 Steven J. Davis
R. Jason Faberman
John C. Haltiwanger
Ian Rucker

Adjusted Estimates of Worker Flows and Job Openings in JOLTS

w14122 Elhanan Helpman
Oleg Itskhoki
Stephen Redding

Wages, Unemployment and Inequality with Heterogeneous Firms and Workers

w14114 Bruce Sacerdote
James Feyrer

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

w14105 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

How Changes in Social Security Affect Recent Retirement Trends

w14104 John Cawley
John R. Moran
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of Income on the Weight of Elderly Americans

w14097 Alessandra Fogli
Laura Veldkamp

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

w14089 Amy Finkelstein
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect of Health on the Marginal Utility of Consumption

w14076 Katharine G. Abraham
Sara E. Helms
Stanley Presser

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

w14075 Donggyun Shin
Gary Solon

Trends in Men's Earnings Volatility: What Does the Panel Study of Income Dynamics Show?

w14070 Andrew Epstein
Jonathan D. Ketcham
Sean Nicholson

Professional Partnerships and Matching in Obstetrics

w14066 David Galenson
The Back Story of Twentieth-Century Art

w14065 Brian A. Jacob
Lars Lefgren
David Sims

The Persistence of Teacher-Induced Learning Gains

w14064 James J. Heckman
Schools, Skills, and Synapses

w14062 Michael D. Grubb
Paul Oyer

Who Benefits from Tax-Advantaged Employee Benefits?: Evidence from University Parking

w14061 Runjuan Liu
Daniel Trefler

Much Ado About Nothing: American Jobs and the Rise of Service Outsourcing to China and India

w14060 Laura Alfaro
Andrew Charlton
Fabio Kanczuk

Plant-Size Distribution and Cross-Country Income Differences

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

w14039 Karin Mayr
Giovanni Peri

Return Migration as a Channel of Brain Gain

w14038 Jordan D. Matsudaira
Rebecca M. Blank

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

w14036 Terra McKinnish
Randall Walsh
Kirk White

Who Gentrifies Low-Income Neighborhoods?

w14035 Peter J. Kuhn
Peter Kooreman
Adriaan R. Soetevent
Arie Kapteyn

The Own and Social Effects of an Unexpected Income Shock: Evidence from the Dutch Postcode Lottery

w14031 Sharon L. Maccini
Dean Yang

Under the Weather: Health, Schooling, and Economic Consequences of Early-Life Rainfall

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

w14007 Anne Case
Christina Paxson
Mahnaz Islam

Making Sense of the Labor Market Height Premium: Evidence From the British Household Panel Survey

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

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

w14003 Petra Moser
An Empirical Test of Taste-based Discrimination Changes in Ethnic Preferences and their Effect on Admissions to the NYSE during World War I

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

w13986 Pierpaolo Benigno
Luca Antonio Ricci

The Inflation-Unemployment Trade-Off at Low Inflation

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

w13972 David G. Blanchflower
Minority Self-Employment in the United States and the Impact of Affirmative Action Programs

w13971 Emily Oster
Gang Chen

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

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

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

w13967 Raj Chetty
Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity and Optimal Unemployment Insurance

w13961 Armin Falk
David Huffman
W. Bentley MacLeod

Institutions and Contract Enforcement

w13960 Surajeet Chakravarty
W. Bentley MacLeod

Contracting in the Shadow of the Law

w13953 Martin S. Feldstein
Did Wages Reflect Growth in Productivity?

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

w13941 Jeff Larrimore
Richard V. Burkhauser
Shuaizhang Feng
Laura Zayatz

Consistent Cell Means for Topcoded Incomes in the Public Use March CPS (1976-2007)

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

w13935 Keith Finlay
Effect of Employer Access to Criminal History Data on the Labor Market Outcomes of Ex-Offenders and Non-Offenders

w13934 James J. Heckman
Econometric Causality

w13931 Orazio Attanasio
Adriana Kugler
Costas Meghir

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

w13928 Keith Finlay
David Neumark

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

w13926 Marianne Bertrand
Rema Hanna
Sendhil Mullainathan

Affirmative Action in Education: Evidence From Engineering College Admissions in India

w13924 Aleksander Berentsen
Guido Menzio
Randall Wright

Inflation and Unemployment in the Long Run

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

w13912 Lance J. Lochner
Alexander Monge-Naranjo

The Nature of Credit Constraints and Human Capital

w13905 Raj Arunachalam
Trevon Logan

Is There Dowry Inflation in South Asia?

w13893 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

Deconstructing Lifecycle Expenditure

w13890 Felipe Barrera-Osorio
Marianne Bertrand
Leigh L. Linden
Francisco Perez-Calle

Conditional Cash Transfers in Education Design Features, Peer and Sibling Effects Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Colombia

w13887 George J. Borjas
Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Imperfect Substitution between Immigrants and Natives: A Reappraisal

w13886 Betsey Stevenson
The Internet and Job Search

w13850 Richard B. Freeman
M. Marit Rehavi

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

w13883 Joseph G. Altonji
Prashant Bharadwaj
Fabian Lange

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

w13880 Peter Blair Henry
Diego Sasson

Capital Account Liberalization, Real Wages, and Productivity

w13879 Sherry Glied
Matthew Neidell

The Economic Value of Teeth

w13877 Douglas Almond
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.

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

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

w13867 Melissa Bjelland
Bruce Fallick
John Haltiwanger
Erika McEntarfer

Employer-to-Employer Flows in the United States: Estimates Using Linked Employer-Employee Data

w13855 Adriana Kugler
Maurice Kugler

Labor Market Effects of Payroll Taxes in Developing Countries: Evidence from Colombia

w13851 Francesco D'Amuri
Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano
Giovanni Peri

The Labor Market Impact of Immigration in Western Germany in the 1990's

w13845 David Galenson
Language in Visual Art: The Twentieth Century

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

w13843 Michael Kvasnicka
Does Temporary Help Work Provide a Stepping Stone to Regular Employment?

w13840 Ian Dew-Becker
Robert J. Gordon

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

w13838 Erica M. Field
Omar Robles
Máximo Torero

The Cognitive Link Between Geography and Development: Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania

w13837 Mark Aguiar
Erik Hurst

The Increase in Leisure Inequality

w13833 Michael Greenstone
Richard Hornbeck
Enrico Moretti

Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants

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

w13826 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

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

w13821 Jeffrey Grogger
Gordon H. Hanson

Income Maximization and the Selection and Sorting of International Migrants

w13818 David Neumark
Brandon Wall
Junfu Zhang

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

w13813 Leah Platt Boustan
Competition in the Promised Land: Black Migration and Racial Wage Convergence in the North, 1940-1970

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

The Economics and Psychology of Personality Traits

w13793 Christopher Ruebeck
Susan Averett
Howard Bodenhorn

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

w13789 Erik Hurst
The Retirement of a Consumption Puzzle

w13773 Anna Aizer
Neighborhood Violence and Urban Youth

w13785 Radha Iyengar
Lindsay Sabik
Cindy Southworth
Sarah Tucker
Cynthia Fraser

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

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

w13780 James J. Heckman
Lance J. Lochner
Petra E. Todd

Earnings Functions and Rates of Return

w13777 Michael W. L. Elsby
Ryan Michaels

Marginal Jobs, Heterogeneous Firms, & Unemployment Flows

w13776 Emma Hall
Carol Propper
John Van Reenen

Can pay regulation kill? Panel data evidence on the effect of labor markets on hospital performance

w13772 Fernando Alvarez
Robert Shimer

Search and Rest Unemployment

w13766 Michael Ostrovsky
Michael Schwarz

Information Disclosure and Unraveling in Matching Markets

w13758 Jonathan Gruber
Covering the Uninsured in the U.S.

w13755 Julio J. Rotemberg
Minimally Altruistic Wages and Unemployment in a Matching Model

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

w13743 Henry Saffer
Karine Lamiraud

The Effect of Hours of Work on Social Interaction

w13732 Efraim Benmelech
Eugene Kandel
Pietro Veronesi

Stock-Based Compensation and CEO (Dis)Incentives

w13727 Uri Gneezy
Kenneth L. Leonard
John A. List

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

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

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

w13725 Eli Berman
David D. Laitin

Religion, Terrorism and Public Goods: Testing the Club Model

w13722 Mary F. Evans
V. Kerry Smith

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

w13719 Yuriy Gorodnichenko
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Klara Sabirianova Peter

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

w13718 Gordon Dahl
Stefano DellaVigna

Does Movie Violence Increase Violent Crime?

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

w13701 Lucian A. Bebchuk
Martijn Cremers
Urs Peyer

CEO Centrality

w13700 Alma Cohen
Rajeev Dehejia
Dmitri Romanov

Do Financial Incentives Affect Fertility?

w13699 Young Han Lee
Ulrike Malmendier

The Bidder's Curse

w13697 Wen-Jui Han
Christopher Ruhm
Jane Waldfogel

Parental Leave Policies and Parents' Employment and Leave-Taking

w13695 Woong Lee
Private Deception and the Rise of Public Employment Offices in the United States, 1890 - 1930

w13693 Todd Sinai
Nicholas S. Souleles

Net Worth and Housing Equity in Retirement

w13686 Jan Eeckhout
Boyan Jovanovic

Occupational Choice and Development

w13684 Morris M. Kleiner
Richard M. Todd

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

w13675 Gordon H. Hanson
Craig McIntosh

The Great Mexican Emigration

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

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

w13661 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Jonathan Guryan

Prejudice and The Economics of Discrimination

w13654 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

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

w13653 Edward P. Lazear
Kathryn L. Shaw

Personnel Economics: The Economist's View of Human Resources

w13652 Kathryn Shaw
Edward P. Lazear

Tenure and Output

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

w13631 Susana Iranzo
Giovanni Peri

Migration and Trade in a World of Technological Differences: Theory with an Application to Eastern-Western European Integration

w13630 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore

A Theory of Retirement

w13621 Manuel F. Bagues
Mauro Sylos Labini

Do On-Line Labor Market Intermediaries Matter? The Impact of AlmaLaurea on the University-to-Work Transition

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

w13609 John Cawley
Feng Liu

Mechanisms for the Association Between Maternal Employment and Child Cognitive Development

w13669 George J. Borjas
Labor Outflows and Labor Inflows in Puerto Rico

w13668 David Card
Carlos Dobkin
Nicole Maestas

Does Medicare Save Lives?

w13665 Christopher A. Parsons
Johan Sulaeman
Michael C. Yates
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Strike Three: Umpires' Demand for Discrimination

w13657 John Bound
Todd Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men

w13600 John Cawley
Feng Liu

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

w13599 W. Kip Viscusi
Joni Hersch

The Mortality Cost to Smokers

w13598 Edith Sand
Assaf Razin

The Political-Economy Positive Role of the Social Security System in Sustaining Immigration (But Not Vice Versa)

w13595 Roy Wada
Erdal Tekin

Body Composition and Wages

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

w13582 Rene Boeheim
Ana Rute Cardoso

Temporary Help Services Employment in Portugal, 1995-2000

w13576 Carolyn Moehling
Anne Morrison Piehl

Immigration and Crime in Early 20th Century America

w13570 Ulrike Malmendier
Geoffrey Tate
Jonathan Yan

Corporate Financial Policies With Overconfident Managers

w13568 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w13543 Leah Platt Boustan
Was Postwar Suburbanization "White Flight"? Evidence from the Black Migration

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

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

w13530 Alvin E. Roth
What Have We Learned From Market Design?

w13529 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

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

w13528 Katherine Baicker
Helen Levy

Employer Health Insurance Mandates and the Risk of Unemployment

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

w13520 Carolyn J. Heinrich
Peter R. Mueser
Kenneth R. Troske

The Role of Temporary Help Employment in Low-wage Worker Advancement

w13516 Hongbin Cai
Yuyu Chen
Hanming Fang

Observational Learning: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Field Experiment

w13514 Brian Jacob
Lars Lefgren

The Effect of Grade Retention on High School Completion

w13506 David G. Blanchflower
Chris Shadforth

Fear, Unemployment and Migration

w13505 David G. Blanchflower
Is Unemployment More Costly Than Inflation?

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

w13494 Anna Aizer
Wages, Violence and Health in the Household

w13493 Jonathan C. Javitt
James B. Rebitzer
Lonny Reisman

Information Technology and Medical Missteps: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

w13492 Anna Aizer
Pedro Dal Bó

Love, Hate and Murder: Commitment Devices in Violent Relationships

w13485 Jeffrey Grogger
Lynn Karoly

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

w13484 David Galenson
Co-Authoring Advanced Art

w13480 Edward P. Lazear
Paul Oyer

Personnel Economics

w13479 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Childhood Disadvantage and Obesity: Is Nurture Trumping Nature?

w13465 Erhan Artuc
Shubham Chaudhuri
John McLaren

Trade Shocks and Labor Adjustment: A Structural Empirical Approach

w13464 Shubham Chaudhuri
John McLaren

Some Simple Analytics of Trade and Labor Mobility

w13463 Stephen Cameron
Shubham Chaudhuri
John McLaren

Trade Shocks and Labor Adjustment: Theory

w13462 Leah Platt Boustan
Robert A. Margo

Race, Segregation, and Postal Employment: New Evidence on Spatial Mismatch

w13458 Michael Greenstone
Is the "Surge" Working? Some New Facts

w13456 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Richard T. Holden

Measuring the Compactness of Political Districting Plans

w13413 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Further Results on Measuring the Well-Being of the Poor Using Income and Consumption

w13443 Julie Berry Cullen
Brian A. Jacob

Is Gaining Access to Selective Elementary Schools Gaining Ground? Evidence From Randomized Lotteries

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

w13436 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Early Childbearing

w13434 Fredrik Andersson
Harry J. Holzer
Julia Lane

Temporary Help Agencies and the Advancement Prospects of Low Earners

w13422 Jonathan Guryan
Kory Kroft
Matt Notowidigdo

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

w13421 Robert Shimer
Reassessing the Ins and Outs of Unemployment

w13420 Stefano DellaVigna
Psychology and Economics: Evidence from the Field

w13417 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Steven D. Levitt

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

w13411 Joshua D. Angrist
Stacey H. Chen

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

w13402 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
Daniel M. Hungerman

The Power of the Pill for the Next Generation

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

w13394 Fatih Guvenen
An Empirical Investigation of Labor Income Processes

w13392 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst
Nikolai Roussanov

Conspicuous Consumption and Race

w13389 Giovanni Peri
Chad Sparber

Task Specialization, Comparative Advantages, and the Effects of Immigration on Wages

w13380 Ilyana Kuziemko
Going Off Parole: How the Elimination of Discretionary Prison Release Affects the Social Cost of Crime

w13379 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Imperfect Knowledge of Pension Plan Type

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

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

w13371 Hanming Fang
Alessandro Gavazza

Dynamic Inefficiencies in Employment-Based Health Insurance System Theory and Evidence

w13369 Rajeev Dehejia
Thomas DeLeire
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Joshua Mitchell

The Role of Religious and Social Organizations in the Lives of Disadvantaged Youth

w13330 Raj Chetty
Adam Looney
Kory Kroft

Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence

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

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

w13355 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Detecting Illegal Arms Trade

w13352 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment

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

w13345 Wojciech Kopczuk
Emmanuel Saez
Jae Song

Uncovering the American Dream: Inequality and Mobility in Social Security Earnings Data since 1937

w13344 Josef Fersterer
Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Rudolf Winter-Ebmer

Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms

w13342 Braz Camargo
Todd Stinebrickner
Ralph Stinebrickner

Evidence about the Potential Role for Affirmative Action in Higher Education

w13338 Rachel Griffith
Sokbae Lee
John Van Reenen

Is Distance Dying at Last? Falling Home Bias in Fixed Effects Models of Patent Citations

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

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

w13327 Peter Cappelli
Monika Hamori

Are Franchises Bad Employers?

w13309 Daniel J. Benjamin
James J. Choi
A. Joshua Strickland

Social Identity and Preferences

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

w13306 Johannes Van Biesebroeck
Wage and Productivity Premiums in Sub-Saharan Africa

w13305 Robert Jensen
Emily Oster

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

w13298 Tae Okada
Charles Yuji Horioka

A Comment on Nishimura, Nakajima, and Kiyota's "Does the natural selection mechanism still work in severe recessions? Examination of the Japanese economy in the 1990s"

w13296 Bronwyn H. Hall
Francesca Lotti
Jacques Mairesse

Employment, Innovation, and Productivity: Evidence from Italian Microdata

w13293 Derek Neal
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Left Behind By Design: Proficiency Counts and Test-Based Accountability

w13292 Victor Lavy
Analía Schlosser

Mechanisms and Impacts of Gender Peer Effects at School

w13276 Leah Platt Boustan
Price V. Fishback
Shawn E. Kantor

The Effect of Internal Migration on Local Labor Markets: American Cities During the Great Depression

w13275 David Card
Michael Ransom

Pension Plan Characteristics and Framing Effects in Employee Savings Behavior

w13270 Steven N. Kaplan
Joshua Rauh

Wall Street and Main Street: What Contributes to the Rise in the Highest Incomes?

w13258 Orley Ashenfelter
Stephen Ciccarella
Howard J. Shatz

French Wine and the U.S. Boycott of 2003: Does Politics Really Affect Commerce?

w13247 Nava Ashraf
James Berry
Jesse M. Shapiro

Can Higher Prices Stimulate Product Use? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Zambia

t0339 Sergio Firpo
Nicole M. Fortin
Thomas Lemieux

Unconditional Quantile Regressions

w13242 Richard B. Freeman
Labor Market Institutions Around the World

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

Older and Wiser? Birth Order and IQ of Young Men

w13233 Richard B. Freeman
Douglas Kruse
Joseph Blasi

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

w13230 Christine Jolls
Employment Law and the Labor Market

w13229 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

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

w13213 Christopher Avery
Christine Jolls
Richard Posner
Alvin E. Roth

The New Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

w13227 Olivier Deschenes
Enrico Moretti

Extreme Weather Events, Mortality and Migration

w13226 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger
Ron S. Jarmin
C. J. Krizan
Javier Miranda
Alfred Nucci
Kristin Sandusky

Measuring the Dynamics of Young and Small Businesses: Integrating the Employer and Nonemployer Universes

w13225 Alvin E. Roth
Deferred Acceptance Algorithms: History, Theory, Practice, and Open Questions

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

Does Age Structure Forecast Economic Growth?

w13217 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile

Mental Health in Childhood and Human Capital

w13212 Thomas J. Holmes
Michael Walrath

Dynamics of Union Organizations: A Look at Gross Flows in the LORS Files

w13210 Lex Borghans
Ben Kriechel

Wage Structure and Labor Mobility in the Netherlands 1999-2003

w13206 Joseph Price
Justin Wolfers

Racial Discrimination Among NBA Referees

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

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

w13178 Olivier Deschênes
Michael Greenstone

Climate Change, Mortality, and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the US

w13188 Michael Baker
Kevin S. Milligan

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

w13187 Radha Iyengar
An Analysis of the Performance of Federal Indigent Defense Counsel

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

w13182 Florian Hoffman
Philip Oreopoulos

A Professor Like Me: The Influence of Instructor Gender on College Achievement

w13179 Stefania Albanesi
Claudia Olivetti

Gender Roles and Technological Progress

w13175 Albert Yung-Hsu Liu
Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Jesenka Mrdjenovic

Diffusion of Common Application Membership and Admissions Outcomes at American Colleges and Universities

w13167 Abhijit Banerjee
Sebastian Galiani
Jim Levinsohn
Zoë McLaren
Ingrid Woolard

Why Has Unemployment Risen in the New South Africa

w13162 Lena Edlund
Wojciech Kopczuk

Women, Wealth and Mobility

w13161 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark
Melissa McInerney

Spatial Mismatch or Racial Mismatch?

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

w13142 Robert A. Pollak
Bargaining Around the Hearth

w13139 Donald R. Davis
James Harrigan

Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, and Trade Liberalization

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

w13135 Stephen Leider
Markus M. Möbius
Tanya Rosenblat
Quoc-Anh Do

Directed Altruism and Enforced Reciprocity in Social Networks: How Much is A Friend Worth?

w13128 Thomas Lemieux
W. Bentley MacLeod
Daniel Parent

Performance Pay and Wage Inequality

w13127 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Stephen Donald

The Time and Timing Costs of Market Work

w13126 Markus Mobius
Adam Szeidl

Trust and Social Collateral

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

w13106 Frank Levy
Peter Temin

Inequality and Institutions in 20th Century America

w13105 John Ameriks
Andrew Caplin
Steven Laufer
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

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

w13097 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Environmental Policy as Social Policy? The Impact of Childhood Lead Exposure on Crime

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

w13085 Nicholas Bloom
Raffaella Sadun
John Van Reenen

Americans Do I.T. Better: US Multinationals and the Productivity Miracle

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

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

w13080 Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark
Melissa McInerney

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

w13067 William Adams
Liran Einav
Jonathan Levin

Liquidity Constraints and Imperfect Information in Subprime Lending

w13066 Kevin Lang
Hong Kang

Worker Sorting, Taxes and Health Insurance Coverage

w13064 Tor Eriksson
Niels Westergaard-Nielsen

Wage and Labor Mobility in Denmark, 1980-2000

w13062 Alejandro Cuñat
Marc J. Melitz

Volatility, Labor Market Flexibility, and the Pattern of Comparative Advantage

w13052 David Card
Alexandre Mas
Jesse Rothstein

Tipping and the Dynamics of Segregation

w13051 Alberto Alesina
Paola Giuliano

The Power of the Family

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

w13045 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Subsidized Contraception, Fertility, and Sexual Behavior

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

w13039 Guido Imbens
Thomas Lemieux

Regression Discontinuity Designs: A Guide to Practice

w13038 Bruce A. Weinberg
Social Interactions with Endogenous Associations

w13036 Roland G. Fryer
Michael Greenstone

The Causes and Consequences of Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities

w13034 Jennifer Hunt
Bribery in Health Care in Peru and Uganda

w13032 Alan B. Krueger
David Schkade

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

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

w13026 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Replication in Economics

w13025 Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Schanzenbach

Consumption Responses to In-Kind Transfers: Evidence from the Introduction of the Food Stamp Program

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

w13021 Oskar Nordström Skans
Per-Anders Edin
Bertil Holmlund

Wage dispersion between and within plants: Sweden 1985-2000

w13017 Richard Rogerson
Johanna Wallenius

Micro and Macro Elasticities in a Life Cycle Model With Taxes

w13015 Susan Helper
Morris M. Kleiner

International Differences in Lean Production, Productivity and Employee Attitudes

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

w13006 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green
Benjamin Sand

Spill-Overs from Good Jobs

w13000 Michael Burda
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Philippe Weil

Total Work, Gender and Social Norms

w12998 Guido Friebel
Elena Panova

Insider Privatization and Careers - A Study of a Russian Firm in Transition

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

w12979 Marc-Arthur Diaye
Nathalie Greenan
Michal Urdanivia

Subjective Evaluation of Performance Through Individual Evaluation Interview: Empirical evidence from France

w12978 Thierry Lallemand
Robert Plasman
Francois Rycx

Wage Structure and Firm Productivity in Belgium

w12977 Lars Vilhuber
Adjusting Imperfect Data: Overview and Case Studies

w12976 Stephen V. Burks
Jeffrey Carpenter
Lorenz Goette
Kristen Monaco
Aldo Rustichini
Kay Porter

Using Behavioral Economic Field Experiments at a Large Motor Carrier: The Context and Design of the Truckers and Turnover Project

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

w12974 Arngrim Hunnes
Jarle Møen
Kjell G. Salvanes

Wage Structure and Labor Mobility in Norway 1980-1997

w12958 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier

Projecting Behavioral Responses to the Next Generation of Retirement Policies

w12956 Giovanni Peri
Immigrants' Complementarities and Native Wages: Evidence from California

w12951 Steven F. Lehrer
Nuno Sousa Pereira

Worker Sorting, Compensating Differentials and Health Insurance: Evidence from Displaced Workers

w12944 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Marriage and Divorce: Changes and their Driving Forces

w12935 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew Oswald

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

w12934 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Hypertension and Happiness across Nations

w12932 Patrick Bayer
Randi Hjalmarsson
David Pozen

Building Criminal Capital behind Bars: Peer Effects in Juvenile Corrections

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

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

w12926 Eric V. Edmonds
Child Labor

w12921 Andrea Mattozzi
Antonio Merlo

Political Careers or Career Politicians?

w12920 Andrea Mattozzi
Antonio Merlo

Mediocracy

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

w12897 T. Clifton Green
Narasimhan Jegadeesh
Yue Tang

Gender and Job Performance: Evidence from Wall Street

w12893 David Card
Raj Chetty
Andrea Weber

The Spike at Benefit Exhaustion: Leaving the Unemployment System or Starting a New Job?

w12891 Lei Fang
Richard Rogerson

Product Market Regulation and Market Work: A Benchmark Analysis

w12888 Raquel Fernandez
Women, Work, and Culture

w12885 Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg
Nina Pavcnik

Distributional Effects of Globalization in Developing Countries

w12884 Eric V. Edmonds
Nina Pavcnik
Petia Topalova

Trade Adjustment and Human Capital Investments: Evidence from Indian Tariff Reform

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

w12878 Wei Chi
Richard B. Freeman
Morris M. Kleiner

Adoption and Termination of Employee Involvement Programs

w12875 Benjamin E. Hermalin
Michael S. Weisbach

Transparency and Corporate Governance

w12871 Jess Benhabib
Boyan Jovanovic

Optimal Migration: A World Perspective

w12869 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

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

w12865 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K. C. Mok

Quasi-Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Unemployment Insurance from New York State

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

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

w12853 Michael W. Elsby
Ryan Michaels
Gary Solon

The Ins and Outs of Cyclical Unemployment

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

w12832 Eric A. Hanushek
Ludger Woessmann

The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development

w12831 Alberto Abadie
Alexis Diamond
Jens Hainmueller

Synthetic Control Methods for Comparative Case Studies: Estimating the Effect of California's Tobacco Control Program

w12830 Li Gan
Guan Gong

Estimating Interdependence Between Health and Education in a Dynamic Model

w12817 Brian A. Jacob
Test-Based Accountability and Student Achievement: An Investigation of Differential Performance on NAEP and State Assessments

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

w12798 Michael S. Weisbach
Optimal Executive Compensation vs. Managerial Power: A Review of Lucian Bebchuk and Jesse Fried's "Pay without Performance: The Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation"

w12791 Fernando Alvarez
Marcelo Veracierto

Fixed-Term Employment Contracts in an Equilibrium Search Model

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

w12779 John Whalley
Ximing Yue

Rural Income Volatility and Inequality in China

w12774 David Card
Dean R. Hyslop

The Dynamic Effects of an Earnings Subsidy for Long-Term Welfare Recipients: Evidence from the SSP Applicant Experiment

w12771 Lucian A. Bebchuk
Yaniv Grinstein
Urs Peyer

Lucky CEOs

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

w12761 Peter J. Kuhn
Carol McAusland

The International Migration of Knowledge Workers: When is Brain Drain Beneficial?

w12757 Amil Petrin
Jagadeesh Sivadasan

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

w12754 Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Nancy E. Reichman
Ofira Schwartz-Soicher

Crime and Circumstance: The Effects of Infant Health Shocks on Fathers' Criminal Activity

w12751 Erik Snowberg
Justin Wolfers
Eric Zitzewitz

Party Influence in Congress and the Economy

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

w12739 Holger M. Mueller
Thomas Philippon

Family Firms, Paternalism, and Labor Relations

w12737 Eric A. Hanushek
Victor Lavy
Kohtaro Hitomi

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

w12736 Martin S. Feldstein
The Effects of the Ageing European Population on Economic Growth and Budgets: Implications for Immigration and Other Policies

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

w12706 Oliver Hart
John Moore

Contracts as Reference Points

w12700 Cyrus C. M. Mody
Instruments of Commerce and Knowledge: Probe Microscopy, 1980-2000

w12694 Markus Mobius
Raphael Schoenle

The Evolution of Work

w12691 Donna K. Ginther
Shulamit Kahn

Does Science Promote Women? Evidence from Academia 1973-2001

w12688 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore
Younghwan Song

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

w12686 Li Gan
Lixin Colin Xu
Yang Yao

Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China

w12678 Alberto Abadie
Sofia Dermisi

Is Terrorism Eroding Agglomeration Economies in Central Business Districts? Lessons from the Office Real Estate Market in Downtown Chicago

w12665 Matthias Doepke
Dirk Krueger

Origins and Consequences of Child Labor Restrictions: A Macroeconomic Perspective

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

w12659 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Simplification and Saving

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

The Effects of Education Quality on Income Growth and Mortality Decline

w12651 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

School Quality and the Black-White Achievement Gap

w12645 Keith J. Crocker
Joel Slemrod

The Economics of Earnings Manipulation and Managerial Compensation

w12641 Rafael Di Tella
Juan Dubra

Crime and Punishment in the "American Dream"

w12639 David Card
Raj Chetty
Andrea Weber

Cash-on-Hand and Competing Models of Intertemporal Behavior: New Evidence from the Labor Market

w12630 Raj Arunachalam
Trevon D. Logan

On the Heterogeneity of Dowry Motives

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

w12618 Robert Shimer
Ivan Werning

Reservation Wages and Unemployment Insurance

w12611 Michael W. Elsby
Evaluating the Economic Significance of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

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

w12597 James Poterba
Joshua Rauh
Steven Venti
David Wise

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

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

w12583 James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor

When Knowledge is an Asset: Explaining the Organizational Structure of Large Law Firms

w12581 Alberto Alesina
Joseph Zeira

Technology and Labor Regulations

w12574 James J. Heckman
Sergio Urzua
Edward J. Vytlacil

Understanding Instrumental Variables in Models with Essential Heterogeneity

w12561 Benjamin A. Olken
Do Television and Radio Destroy Social Capital? Evidence from Indonesian Villages

w12559 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Labor Market Shocks and Retirement: Do Government Programs Matter?

w12558 Chiaki Moriguchi
Emmanuel Saez

The Evolution of Income Concentration in Japan, 1886-2002: Evidence from Income Tax Statistics

w12553 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Inequality and Schooling Responses to Globalization Forces: Lessons from History

w12549 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Poverty Traps, Distance, and Diversity: The Migration Connection

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?

w12541 Richard B. Freeman
Is A Great Labor Shortage Coming? Replacement Demand in the Global Economy

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

w12521 Paul Beaudry
Mark Doms
Ethan Lewis

Endogenous Skill Bias in Technology Adoption: City-Level Evidence from the IT Revolution

w12505 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman

A New Framework for the Analysis of Inequality

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

w12508 Alexandre Mas
Enrico Moretti

Peers at Work

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

w12498 Mark Gertler
Antonella Trigari

Unemployment Fluctuations With Staggered Nash Wage Bargaining

w12497 Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano
Giovanni Peri

Rethinking the Effects of Immigration on Wages

w12494 Rebecca M. Blank
Heidi Shierholz

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

w12490 Jennifer Hunt
How Corruption Hits People When They Are Down

w12485 Adam Ashcraft
Kevin Lang

The Consequences of Teenage Childbearing

w12480 Ellen Meara
Richard Frank

Welfare Reform, Work Requirements, and Employment Barriers

w12467 Raj Chetty
Adam Szeidl

Consumption Commitments and Risk Preferences

w12466 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

Stature and Status: Height, Ability, and Labor Market Outcomes

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?

w12430 Jayanta Bhattacharya
William B. Vogt

Employment and Adverse Selection in Health Insurance

w12424 John Bound
Sarah Turner

Cohort Crowding: How Resources Affect Collegiate Attainment

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

w12414 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

What Determines Immigration's Impact? Comparing Two Global Centuries

w12403 David W. Galenson
Two Paths to Abstract Art: Kandinsky and Malevich

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

w12390 Ginger Zhe Jin
Andrew Kato
John A. List

That's News to Me! Information Revelation in Professional Certification Markets

w12388 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens
Jr.

The Level and Composition of Consumption Over the Business Cycle: The Role of "Quasi-Fixed" Expenditures

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

w12372 Ann E. Harrison
Margaret S. McMillan

Outsourcing Jobs? Multinationals and US Employment

w12369 Andrea Ichino
Enrico Moretti

Biological Gender Differences, Absenteeism and the Earning Gap

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

w12366 Robert Moffitt
Welfare Work Requirements with Paternalistic Government Preferences

w12365 Xavier Gabaix
Augustin Landier

Why Has CEO Pay Increased So Much?

w12364 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

A Model of Social Interactions and Endogenous Poverty Traps

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

w12334 Muriel Niederle
Competitive Wages in a Match with Ordered Contracts

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

w12327 Abdurrahman Aydemir
George J. Borjas

A Comparative Analysis of the Labor Market Impact of International Migration: Canada, Mexico, and the United States

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

w12321 Francine D. Blau
Jed DeVaro

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

w12318 James Heckman
Contributions of Zvi Griliches

w12315 Richard B. Freeman
People Flows in Globalization

w12310 Alex Bryson
Richard B. Freeman

Worker Needs and Voice in the US and the UK

w12306 Richard B. Freeman
Searching for the EU Social Dialogue Model

w12303 Axel Börsch-Supan
Hendrik Jürges

Early Retirement, Social Security and Well-Being in Germany

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

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

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

w12274 Marianne Bertrand
Simeon Djankov
Rema Hanna
Sendhil Mullainathan

Does Corruption Produce Unsafe Drivers?

w12273 Kanika Kapur
Jeannette Rogowski

Love or Money? Health Insurance and Retirement Among Married Couples

w12264 Valerie A. Ramey
Neville Francis

A Century of Work and Leisure

w12262 Donggyun Shin
Gary Solon

New Evidence on Real Wage Cyclicality within Employer-Employee Matches

w12257 Kevin Lang
Michael Manove

Education and Labor-Market Discrimination

w12254 Daron Acemoglu
Amy Finkelstein

Input and Technology Choices in Regulated Industries: Evidence From the Health Care Sector

w12230 Robert Shimer
Iván Werning

On the Optimal Timing of Benefits with Heterogeneous Workers and Human Capital Depreciation

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

w12206 Daron Acemoglu
Philippe Aghion
Claire Lelarge
John Van Reenen
Fabrizio Zilibotti

Technology, Information and the Decentralization of the Firm

w12202 Alexandre Mas
Pay, Reference Points, and Police Performance

w12185 David W. Galenson
Analyzing Artistic Innovation: The Greatest Breakthroughs of the Twentieth Century

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

w12176 Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Alan Manning

Comprehensive versus Selective Schooling in England in Wales: What Do We Know?

w12174 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

Belief Flipping in a Dynamic Model of Statistical Discrimination

w12147 David N. Weil
Population Aging

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

w12141 Gordon H. Hanson
Illegal Migration from Mexico to the United States

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

w12166 Gadi Barlevy
H.N. Nagaraja

Identification of Search Models with Initial Condition Problems

w12159 Philip Oreopoulos
Till von Wachter
Andrew Heisz

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

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

w12116 Richard B. Freeman
Learning from Other Economies: The Unique Institutional and Policy Experiments Down Under

w12115 Catherine Weinberger
Peter Kuhn

The Narrowing of the U.S. Gender Earnings Gap, 1959-1999: A Cohort-Based Analysis

w12114 John H. Tyler
Jeffrey R. Kling

Prison-Based Education and Re-Entry into the Mainstream Labor Market

w12088 George J. Borjas
Making it in America: Social Mobility in the Immigrant Population

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

w12077 Thomas Lemieux
Post-Secondary Education and Increasing Wage Inequality

w12071 Fali Huang
Peter Cappelli

Employee Screening: Theory and Evidence

w12068 Dirk Jenter
Fadi Kanaan

CEO Turnover and Relative Performance Evaluation

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

w12066 Roland G. Fryer
Steven D. Levitt

Testing for Racial Differences in the Mental Ability of Young Children

w12065 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
George Jakubson
Jeffrey Groen
Eric So
Joseph Price

Inside the Black Box of Doctoral Education: What Program Characteristics Influence Doctoral Students' Attrition and Graduation Probabilities?

w12064 Jeffrey Groen
George Jakubson
Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Scott Condie
Albert Yung-Hsu Liu

Program Design and Student Outcomes in Graduate Education

w12063 Uri Gneezy
John A. List

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

w12059 Paul Oyer
The Making of an Investment Banker: Macroeconomic Shocks, Career Choice, and Lifetime Income

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

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

w12046 Ellen McGrattan
Edward Prescott

Why Did U.S. Market Hours Boom in the 1990s?

w12041 Edward Lazear
Ulrike Malmendier
Roberto Weber

Sorting, Prices, and Social Preferences

w12038 Marcos Chamon
Michael Kremer

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

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

w12032 Diego Comin
Erica L. Groshen
Bess Rabin

Turbulent Firms, Turbulent Wages?

w12025 Thomas J. Holmes
Geographic Spillover of Unionism

w12021 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse M. Shapiro

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

w12019 Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Ugly Criminals

w12018 James J. Heckman
Paul LaFontaine

Bias Corrected Estimates of GED Returns

w12007 Chul-In Lee
Gary Solon

Trends in Intergenerational Income Mobility

w12006 James J. Heckman
Jora Stixrud
Sergio Urzua

The Effects of Cognitive and Noncognitive Abilities on Labor Market Outcomes and Social Behavior

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

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

w11989 Justin Wolfers
Diagnosing Discrimination: Stock Returns and CEO Gender

w11987 John J. Donohue
Steven D. Levitt

Measurement Error, Legalized Abortion, and the Decline in Crime: A Response to Foote and Goetz (2005)

w11986 David H. Autor
Lawrence F. Katz
Melissa S. Kearney

The Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market

w11985 Lex Borghans
Bas ter Weel
Bruce A. Weinberg

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

w11980 Brigitte Madrian
The U.S. Health Care System and Labor Markets

w11976 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Consumption, Income, and Material Well-Being After Welfare Reform

w11975 Helen Levy
Health Insurance and the Wage Gap

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

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

w11950 Kevin F. Hallock
Craig Olson

The Value of Stock Options to Non-Executive Employees

w11943 Steven Haider
Gary Solon

Life-Cycle Variation in the Association between Current and Lifetime Earnings

w11939 V. Joseph Hotz
Guido W. Imbens
Jacob A. Klerman

Evaluating the Differential Effects of Alternative Welfare-to-Work Training Components: A Re-Analysis of the California GAIN Program

w11932 Peter Kuhn
Chris Riddell

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

w11925 Andrew Leigh
Justin Wolfers

Happiness and the Human Development Index: Australia is Not a Paradox

w11918 David Card
Brian P. McCall

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

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

w11914 A. Burak Güner
Ulrike Malmendier
Geoffrey Tate

Financial Expertise of Directors


2005
w11907 Lucian A. Bebchuk
Robert J. Jackson
Jr.

Executive Pensions

w11902 Philip J. Cook
Bethany Peters

The Myth of the Drinker's Bonus

w11899 David Galenson
The Greatest Artists of the Twentieth Century

w11895 Peter Kuhn
Fernando Lozano

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

w11893 Pinka Chatterji
Margarita Alegria
Mingshan Lu
David Takeuchi

Psychiatric Disorders and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from the National Latino and Asian American Study

w11892 Marianne Bertrand
Dean Karlin
Sendhil Mullainathan
Eldar Shafir
Jonathan Zinman

What's Psychology Worth? A Field Experiment in the Consumer Credit Market

w11888 Robert Shimer
Mismatch

w11878 Ann Huff Stevens
The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same: Trends in Long-term Employment in the United States, 1969-2002

w11866 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

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

w11855 David Neumark
Peter S. Barth
Richard Victor

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

w11842 Ian Dew-Becker
Robert J. Gordon

Where Did the Productivity Growth Go? Inflation Dynamics and the Distribution of Income

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

w11835 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser

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

w11829 David Card
Sara de la Rica

The Effect of Firm-Level Contracts on the Structure of Wages: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data

w11827 James Markusen
Modeling the Offshoring of White-Collar Services: From Comparative Advantage to the New Theories of Trade and FDI

w11817 Paul Oyer
Salary or Benefits?

w11808 Leora Friedberg
Michael T. Owyang
Tara M. Sinclair

Searching for Better Prospects: Endogenizing Falling Job Tenure and Private Pension Coverage

w11807 John Helliwell
Well-Being, Social Capital and Public Policy: What's New?

w11799 Bruce A. Weinberg
David W. Galenson

Creative Careers: The Life Cycles of Nobel Laureates in Economics

w11796 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell Salvanes

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

w11794 Justine S. Hastings
Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger
Jeffrey M. Weinstein

The Effect of Randomized School Admissions on Voter Participation

w11793 David G. Blanchflower
Jon Wainwright

An Analysis of the Impact of Affirmative Action Programs on Self-Employment in the Construction Industry

w11790 Michael Greenstone
Justin Gallagher

Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program

w11786 Gary Charness
Peter Kuhn

Pay Inequality, Pay Secrecy, and Effort: Theory and Evidence

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

w11760 Raj Chetty
Why do Unemployment Benefits Raise Unemployment Durations? Moral Hazard vs. Liquidity

w11759 John F. Heliwell
Haifang Huang

How's the Job? Well-Being and Social Capital in the Workplace

w11729 Nada Eissa
Hilary Hoynes

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

w11751 Maria Enchautegui
Richard B. Freeman

Why Don't More Puerto Rican Men Work? The Rich Uncle (Sam) Hypothesis

w11750 Olivier Blanchard
European Unemployment: The Evolution of Facts and Ideas

w11747 Henry Hongbo Jin
Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott

Socially Responsible Investment in Japanese Pensions

w11744 Ryan M. Johnson
David H. Reiley
Juan Carlos Munoz

"The War for the Fare": How Driver Compensation Affects Bus System Performance

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?

w11740 Eli Berman
David Laitin

Hard Targets: Theory and Evidence on Suicide Attacks

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

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

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

w11715 David W. Galenson
Do the Young British Artists Rule (or: Has London Stolen the Idea of Postmodern Art from New York?): Evidence from the Auction Market

w11712 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Changing Looks and Changing "Discrimination:" The Beauty of Economists

w11710 Bruce Fallick
Charles A. Fleischmann
James B. Rebitzer

Job Hopping in Silicon Valley: Some Evidence Concerning the Micro-Foundations of a High Technology Cluster

w11694 Neville Francis
Valerie A. Ramey

Measures of Per Capita Hours and their Implications for the Technology-Hours Debate

w11693 Joseph G. Altonji
Emiko Usui

Work Hours, Wages, and Vacation Leave

w11692 Dale T. Mortensen
Eva Nagypal

More on Unemployment and Vacancy Fluctuations

w11689 Robert Shimer
Ivan Werning

Liquidity and Insurance for the Unemployed

w11684 Robert E. Hall
The Labor Market and Macro Volatility: A Nonstationary General-Equilibrium Analysis

w11682 Jeffrey Grogger
Markov Forecasting Methods for Welfare Caseloads

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

w11678 Robert E. Hall
Job Loss, Job Finding, and Unemployment in the U.S. Economy Over the Past Fifty Years

w11672 Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano
Giovanni Peri

Rethinking the Gains from Immigration: Theory and Evidence from the U.S.

w11664 Matthew Gentzkow
Jesse Shapiro

Media Bias and Reputation

w11663 Eli Berman
Laurence R. Iannaccone

Religious Extremism: The Good, The Bad, and The Deadly

w11658 Adriana Kugler
Giovanni Pica

Effects of Employment Protection on Worker and Job Flows: Evidence from the 1990 Italian Reform

w11647 David Neumark
Junfu Zhang
Brandon Wall

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

w11644 David W. Galenson
Who Are the Greatest Living Artists? The View from the Auction Market

w11636 David Neumark
Donna Rothstein

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

w11635 Jennifer Hunt
Sonia Laszlo

Bribery: Who Pays, Who Refuses, What Are the Payoffs?

w11629 Jeremy Greenwood
Guillaume Vandenbroucke

Hours Worked: Long-Run Trends

w11628 David H. Autor
Lawrence F. Katz
Melissa S. Kearney

Rising Wage Inequality: The Role of Composition and Prices

w11627 David H. Autor
Lawrence F. Katz
Melissa S. Kearney

Trends in U.S. Wage Inequality: Re-Assessing the Revisionists

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

Distributional Impacts of the Self-Sufficiency Project

w11623 Richard B. Freeman
Tanwin Chang
Hanley Chiang

Supporting "The Best and Brightest" in Science and Engineering: NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

w11621 Jeffrey Grogger
Welfare Reform, Returns to Experience, and Wages: Using Reservation Wages to Account for Sample Selection Bias

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

w11610 George J. Borjas
Native Internal Migration and the Labor Market Impact of Immigration

w11605 Amitabh Chandra
Andrew A. Samwick

Disability Risk and the Value of Disability Insurance

w11604 Susan Dynarski
Building the Stock of College-Educated Labor

w11599 Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark

Workplace Segregation in the United States: Race, Ethnicity, and Skill

w11598 Davin Chor
Richard B. Freeman

The 2004 Global Labor Survey: Workplace Institutions and Practices Around the World

w11595 Jennifer Hunt
Why Are Some Public Officials more Corrupt Than Others?

w11588 Stephen H. Shore
Todd Sinai

Commitment, Risk, and Consumption: Do Birds of a Feather Have Bigger Nests?

w11587 Philip Oreopoulos
Marianne Page
Ann Huff Stevens

The Intergenerational Effect of Worker Displacement

w11577 Jeffrey R. Kling
Jeffrey B. Liebman
Lawrence F. Katz

Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects

w11576 Rajeev Dehejia
Thomas DeLeire
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

Insuring Consumption and Happiness Through Religious Organizations

w11569 Raquel Fernández
Alessandra Fogli

Fertility: The Role of Culture and Family Experience

w11567 Janet Currie
Enrico Moretti

Biology as Destiny? Short and Long-Run Determinants of Intergenerational Transmission of Birth Weight

w11566 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Joel Slemrod

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

w11552 David Card
Ethan G. Lewis

The Diffusion of Mexican Immigrants During the 1990s: Explanations and Impacts

w11547 David Card
Is the New Immigration Really So Bad?

w11545 David W. Galenson
The Methods and Careers of Leading American Painters in the late Nineteenth Century

w11544 James J. Heckman
Lance J. Lochner
Petra E. Todd

Earnings Functions, Rates of Return and Treatment Effects: The Mincer Equation and Beyond

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

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

w11456 Pablo Ibarraran
Darren Lubotsky

Mexican Immigration and Self-Selection: New Evidence from the 2000 Mexican Census

w11491 David S. Lee
Justin McCrary

Crime, Punishment, and Myopia

w11486 David W. Galenson
Joshua Kotin

Filming Images or Filming Reality: The Life Cycles of Movie Directors from D.W. Griffith to Federico Fellini

w11481 Luojia Hu
Christopher Taber

Layoffs, Lemons, Race, and Gender

w11474 Muriel Niederle
Lise Vesterlund

Do Women Shy Away From Competition? Do Men Compete Too Much?

w11464 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Glenn C. Loury

Affirmative Action and Its Mythology

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

w11454 Maria Cancian
Arik Levinson

Labor Supply Effects of the Earned Income Tax Credit: Evidence from Wisconsin Supplemental Benefit for Families with Three Children

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

w11451 Paul Beaudry
Patrick Francois

Managerial Skill Acquisition and the Theory of Economic Development

w11443 Lucian Bebchuk
Yaniv Grinstein

The Growth of Executive Pay

w11437 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Liang Zhang
Jared Levin

Crafting A Class: The Trade Off Between Merit Scholarships and Enrolling Lower-Income Students

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

w11432 Kurt Unger
Regional Economic Development and Mexican Out-Migration

w11428 Susan M. Richter
J. Edward Taylor
Antonio Naude

Impacts of Policy Reforms on Labor Migration From Rural Mexico to the United States

w11423 Brian Duncan
Stephen J. Trejo

Ethnic Identification, Intermarriage, and Unmeasured Progress by Mexican Americans

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

w11412 Gordon H. Hanson
Emigration, Labor Supply, and Earnings in Mexico

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

w11405 Kevin M. Murphy
Robert H. Topel

The Value of Health and Longevity

w11394 Orley Ashenfelter
William J. Collins
Albert Yoon

Evaluating the Role of Brown vs. Board of Education in School Equalization, Desegregation, and the Income of African Americans

w11386 Raj Chetty
A General Formula for the Optimal Level of Social Insurance

w11384 Murray Leibbrandt
James Levinsohn
Justin McCrary

Incomes in South Africa Since the Fall of Apartheid

w11377 Jonathan Gruber
Religious Market Structure, Religious Participation, and Outcomes: Is Religion Good for You?

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

Venture Capital as Human Resource Management

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

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

w11342 Scott Adams
David Neumark

The Effects of Living Wage Laws: Evidence from Failed and Derailed Living Wage Campaigns

w11338 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

The Wage Curve Reloaded

w11334 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Paul Torelli

An Empirical Analysis of 'Acting White'

w11331 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman
Lance Lochner
Dimitriy V. Masterov

Interpreting the Evidence on Life Cycle Skill Formation

w11328 Gordon B. Dahl
Early Teen Marriage and Future Poverty

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

w11320 Dalton Conley
Rebecca Glauber

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

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

Measuring the Impact of Crack Cocaine

w11309 David Card
Enrico Moretti

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

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

w11303 Jay Bhattacharya
M. Kate Bundorf

The Incidence of the Healthcare Costs of Obesity

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

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

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

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

w11282 Marie Connolly
Alan B. Krueger

Rockonomics: The Economics of Popular Music

w11281 George J. Borjas
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w11279 Gordon B. Dahl
Lance Lochner

The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement

w11278 Alberto Alesina
Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce Sacerdote

Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why So Different?

w11271 Ivica Dus
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

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

w11270 Cade Massey
Richard Thaler

Overconfidence vs. Market Efficiency in the National Football League

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

w11259 James J. Heckman
Edward Vytlacil

Structural Equations, Treatment Effects and Econometric Policy Evaluation

w11258 Federico Echenique
Roland G. Fryer
Jr.

On the Measurement of Segregation

w11254 Olubunmi Faleye
Vikas Mehrotra
Randall Morck

When Labor Has a Voice in Corporate Governance

w11248 Li Gan
Qinghua Zhang

The Thick Market Effect on Local Unemployment Rate Fluctuations

w11245 Robert E. Hall
Paul R. Milgrom

The Limited Influence of Unemployment on the Wage Bargain

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

What Do Wage Differentials Tell Us about Labor Market Discrimination?

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

w11230 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

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

w11219 Joshua D. Angrist
Adriana Kugler

Rural Windfall or a New Resource Curse? Coca, Income, and Civil Conflict in Colombia

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

w11213 Suzanne Scotchmer
Affirmative Action in Hierarchies

w11211 Stefano DellaVigna
Joshua M. Pollet

Attention, Demographics, and the Stock Market

w11207 Chulhee Lee
Health, Information, and Migration: Geographic Mobility of Union Army Veterans, 1860-1880

w11204 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson
Pierre Yared

From Education to Democracy?

w11201 Daron Acemoglu
Asuman Ozdaglar

Competition and Efficiency in Congested Markets

w11189 Orley Ashenfelter
Gordon B. Dahl

Strategic Bargaining Behavior, Self-Serving Biases, and the Role of Expert Agents: An Empirical Study of Final-Offer Arbitration

w11186 Robert E. Hall
The Amplification of Unemployment Fluctuations through Self-Selection

w11183 Robert E. Hall
Employment Efficiency and Sticky Wages: Evidence from Flows in the Labor Market

w11160 Katherine Baicker
Amitabh Chandra

The Labor Market Effects of Rising Health Insurance Premiums

w11159 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

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

w11158 Ann Bartel
Saul Lach
Nachum Sicherman

Outsourcing and Technological Change

w11152 David W. Galenson
Anticipating Artistic Success (or, How to Beat the Art Market): Lessons from History

w11143 Chor-ching Goh
Beata Smarzynska Javorcik

Trade Protection and Industry Wage Structure in Poland

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

w11135 Michael Baker
Kevin Milligan

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

w11108 Nada Wasi
Michelle J. White

Property Tax Limitations and Mobility: The Lock-in Effect of California's Proposition 13

w11094 Pol Antràs
Luis Garicano
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Offshoring in a Knowledge Economy

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

w11074 Gabriel D. Carroll
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte Madrian
Andrew Metrick

Optimal Defaults and Active Decisions

w11063 Dana Goldman
Neeraj Sood
Arleen Leibowitz

Wage and Benefit Changes in Response to Rising Health Insurance Costs

w11050 Claudio Michelacci
Vincenzo Quadrini

Financial Markets and Wages

w11049 Roland G. Fryer
Steven D. Levitt

The Black-White Test Score Gap Through Third Grade

w11032 James J. Heckman
Dimitriy V. Masterov

Allander Series: Skill Policies for Scotland

w11031 Lalith Munasinghe
Nachum Sicherman

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

w11024 Flavio Cunha
James J. Heckman
Salvador Navarro

Separating Uncertainty from Heterogeneity in Life Cycle Earnings

w11019 Patrick Bayer
Stephen Ross
Giorgio Topa

Place of Work and Place of Residence: Informal Hiring Networks and Labor Market Outcomes


2004
w10980 Kathleen Beegle
Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

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

w10956 Josh Lerner
Jean Tirole

The Economics of Technology Sharing: Open Source and Beyond

w10947 Nicola Persico
Petra Todd

Using Hit Rate Tests to Test for Racial Bias in Law Enforcement: Vehicle Searches in Wichita

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

w10918 Janice Compton
Robert A. Pollak

Why Are Power Couples Increasingly Concentrated in Large Metropolitan Areas

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

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

w10882 Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott
Satoshi Shimizutani

Aged-Care Support in Japan: Perspectives and Challenges

w10876 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Minimum Hours Constraints, Job Requirements and Retirement

w10861 Jeff DeSimone
Edward J. Schumacher

Compensating Wage Differentials and AIDS Risk

w10853 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

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

w10844 Eric D. Gould
Victor Lavy
M. Daniele Paserman

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

w10837 Stefano DellaVigna
M. Daniele Paserman

Job Search and Impatience

w10819 Stefano DellaVigna
Ulrike Malmendier

Overestimating Self_Control: Evidence from the Health Club Industry

w10817 David E. Bloom
David Canning

Global Demographic Change: Dimensions and Economic Significance

w10815 Li Gan
Qi Li

Efficiency of Thin and Thick Markets

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

w10809 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Stephen G. Donald

The Effect of College Curriculum on Earnings: Accounting for Non-Ignorable Non-Response Bias

w10808 Mary Amiti
Shang-Jin Wei

Fear of Service Outsourcing: Is It Justified?

w10807 Ulrike Malmendier
Geoffrey Tate

CEO Overconfidence and Corporate Investment

w10779 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Bulls, Bears, and Retirement Behavior

w10772 Jeremy Greenwood
Nezih Guner

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

w10763 David H. Autor
David Scarborough

Will Job Testing Harm Minority Workers?

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

w10735 Jorn-Steffen Pischke
Labor Market Institutions, Wages, and Investment

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

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

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

w10714 Leora Friedberg
Michael Owyang

Explaining the Evolution of Pension Structure and Job Tenure

w10711 Eric A. Hanushek
Charles Ka Yui Leung
Kuzey Yilmaz

Borrowing Constraints, College Aid, and Intergenerational Mobility

w10708 Christine Jolls
The Role and Functioning of Public-Interest Legal Organizations in the Enforcement of the Employment Laws

w10695 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Liang Zhang

Do Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty Matter?

w10684 Stephen Donald
Daniel S. Hamermesh

What is Discrimination? Gender in the American Economic Association

w10682 Assaf Razin
Efraim Sadka

Welfare Migration: Is the Net Fiscal Burden a Good Measure of Its Economic Impact on the Welfare of the Native Born Population?

w10680 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Policy in Europe

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

w10670 David Blau
Janet Currie

Preschool, Day Care, and Afterschool Care: Who's Minding the Kids?

w10663 Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone

The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Profits and Random

w10656 David Neumark
Olena Nizalova

Minimum Wage Effects in the Longer Run

w10655 Richard Rogerson
Robert Shimer
Randall Wright

Search-Theoretic Models of the Labor Market-A Survey

w10647 David Card
Dean R. Hyslop

Estimating the Effects of a Time Limited Earnings Subsidy for Welfare Leavers

w10633 Jennifer Hunt
Are Migrants More Skilled than Non-Migrants? Repeat, Return and Same-Employer Migrants

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

w10621 Martha J. Bailey
William J. Collins

The Wage Gains of African-American Women in the 1940s

w10618 Alexander Haupt
Eckhard Janeba

Education, Redistribution, and the Threat of Brain Drain

w10632 Sean Nicholson
Marc V. Pauly
Daniel Polsky
Claire Sharda
Helena Szrek

Measuring the Effects of Workloss on Productivity With Team Production

w10608 Jayanta Bhattacharya
Janet Currie
Steven Haider

Breakfast of Champions? The School Breakfast Program and the Nutrition of Children and Families

w10598 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

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

w10593 Pinelopi K. Goldberg
Nina Pavcnik

Trade, Inequality, and Poverty: What Do We Know? Evidence from Recent Trade Liberalization Episodes in Developing Countries

w10590 Olivier Blanchard
Thomas Philippon

The Quality of Labor Relations and Unemployment

w10589 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli
Claudia Olivetti

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

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?

w10558 Casey Mulligan
Andrei Shleifer

Conscription as Regulation

w10554 Richard B. Freeman
Emily Jin
Chia-Yu Shen

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

w10543 Daniel Bergstresser
Mihir A. Desai
Joshua Rauh

Earnings Manipulation and Managerial Investment Decisions: Evidence from Sponsored Pension Plans

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

w10541 Thomas Lemieux
Kevin Milligan

Incentive Effects of Social Assistance: A Regression Discontinuity Approach

w10531 Steven G. Allen
The Value of Phased Retirement

w10529 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

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

w10528 Christine Jolls
Identifying the Effects of the Americans with Disabilities Act Using State-Law Variation: Preliminary Evidence on Educational Participation Effects

w10527 Andrew Postlewaite
Larry Samuelson
Dan Silverman

Consumption, Commitmants and Preferences for Risk

w10522 Nicola Persico
Andrew Postlewaite
Dan Silverman

The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

w10515 David W. Galenson
A Portrait of the Artist as a Very Young or Very Old Innovator: Creativity at the Extremes of the Life Cycle

w10510 Jennifer Hunt
Trust and Bribery: The Role of the Quid Pro Quo and the Link with Crime

w10509 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Tax Effects on Work Activity, Industry Mix and Shadow Economy Size: Evidence from Rich-Country Comparisons

w10508 John Cawley
Sheldon Danziger

Obesity as a Barrier to the Transition from Welfare to Work

w10507 Peter Cappelli
Monika Hamori

The Path to the Top: Changes in the Attributes and Careers of Corporate Executives, 1980-2001

w10505 Hanno Lustig
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

How Much Does Household Collateral Constrain Regional Risk Sharing?

w10500 Raj Chetty
Optimal Unemployment Insurance When Income Effects are Large

w10494 Raghuram Rajan
Julie Wulf

Are Perks Purely Managerial Excess?

w10493 William J. Collins
Robert A. Margo

The Economic Aftermath of the 1960s Riots: Evidence from Property Values

w10492 Ann Harrison
Jason Scorse

Moving Up or Moving Out? Anti-Sweatshop Activists and Labor Market Outcomes

w10488 Janet Currie
The Take Up of Social Benefits

w10486 James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Plan Design and 401(k) Savings Outcomes

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

w10469 Gadi Barlevy
Daniel Tsiddon

Earnings Inequality and the Business Cycle

w10467 Marc T. Law
Sukkoo Kim

Specialization and Regulation: The Rise of Professionals and the Emergence of Occupational Licensing Regulation

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

w10428 Joshua Angrist
Victor Chernozhukov
Ivan Fernandez-Val

Quantile Regression under Misspecification, with an Application to the U.S. Wage Structure

w10421 Gary V. Engelhardt
Brigitte C. Madrian

Employee Stock Purchase Plans

w10419 Jeffrey R. Brown
Nellie Liang
Scott Weisbenner

401(k) Matching Contributions in Company Stock: Costs and Benefits for Firms and Workers

w10401 Orley Ashenfelter
Michael Greenstone

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

w10399 Wojciech Kopczuk
Emmanuel Saez

Top Wealth Shares in the United States: 1916-2000: Evidence from Estate Tax Returns

w10398 Ricardo J. Caballlero
Eduardo Engel
Alejandro Micco

Microeconomic Flexibility in Latin America

w10383 Sara G. Castellanos
Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu
David S. Kaplan

Nominal Wage Rigidities in Mexico: Evidence from Social Security Records

w10382 Helen Levy
Employer-Sponsored Disability Insurance: Where are the Gaps in Coverage?

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

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

w10366 David Card
Alan B. Krueger

Would the Elimination of Affirmative Action Affect Highly Qualified Minority Applicants? Evidence from California and Texas

w10361 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Subjective Outcomes in Economics

w10350 Rachel M. Hayes
Paul Oyer
Scott Schaefer

Co-Worker Complemetarity and the Stability of Top Management Teams

w10349 George J. Borjas
Do Foreign Students Crowd Out Native Students from Graduate Programs?

w10347 Dirk Krueger
Jessica Tjornhom Donohue

On the Distributional Consequences of Child Labor Legislation

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

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

w10339 Kohei Komamura
Atsuhiro Yamada

Who Bears the Burden of Social Insurance?

w10325 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark

Production Function and Wage Equation Estimation with Heterogeneous Labor: Evidence from a New Matched Employer-Employee Data Set

w10320 Casey B. Mulligan
Yona Rubinstein

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

w10317 Eric Edmonds
Nina Pavcnik

International Trade and Child Labor: Cross-Country Evidence

w10305 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Personal Accounts and Family Retirement

w10297 Russel W. Cooper
John C. Haltiwanger
Jonathan Willis

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

w10286 David G. Blanchflower
Self-Employment: More may not be better

w10283 Jeremy Lise
Shannon Seitz
Jeffrey Smith

Equilibrium Policy Experiments and the Evaluation of Social Programs

w10281 Gordon B. Dahl
Enrico Moretti

The Demand for Sons: Evidence from Divorce, Fertility, and Shotgun Marriage

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

w10269 Andrei Shleifer
Does Competition Destroy Ethical Behavior?

w10257 Steven Haider
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Is There a Retirement-Consumption Puzzle? Evidence Using Subjective Retirement Expectations

w10256 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

Market Culture: How Norms Governing Exploding Offers Affect Market Performance

w10243 William J. Collins
Robert A. Margo

The Labor Market Effects of the 1960s Riots

w10229 Eric A. Hanushek
Some Simple Analytics of School Quality

w10222 Paul Oyer
Scott Schaefer

Why Do Some Firms Give Stock Options to All Employees?: An Empirical Examination of Alternative Theories

w10221 Paul Oyer
Scott Schaefer

Compensating Employees Below the Executive Ranks: A Comparison of Options, Restricted Stock, and Cash

w10219 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Moshe Buchinsky
John Rust

How Large are the Classification Errors in the Social Security Disability Award Process?

w10215 Adriana Kugler
The Effect of Job Security Regulations on Labor Market Flexibility: Evidence from the Colombian Labor Market Reform

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

w10211 Raj Chetty
Consumption Commitments, Unemployment Durations, and Local Risk Aversion

w10199 Joseph E. Aldy
W. Kip Viscusi

Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life


2003
w10192 Edward P. Lazear
Paul Oyer

Internal and External Labor Markets: A Personnel Economics Approach

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

w10177 Douglas Kruse
Richard Freeman
Joseph Blasi
Robert Buchele
Adria Scharf

Motivating Employee-Owners in ESOP Firms: Human Resource Policies and Company Performance

w10175 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: Divorce Laws and Family Distress

w10174 Johannes Van Biesebroeck
Wages Equal Productivity: Fact or Fiction?

w10164 Philip Oreopoulos
Marianne E. Page
Ann Huff Stevens

Does Human Capital Transfer from Parent to Child? The Intergenerational Effects of Compulsory Schooling

w10155 Philip Oreopoulos
Do Dropouts Drop Out Too Soon? International Evidence From Changes in School-Leaving Laws

w10146 Gadi Barlevy
Estimating Models of On-the-Job Search Using Record Statistics

w10129 James Heckman
Carmen Pages

Law and Employment: Lessons from Latin America and the Caribbean

w10121 Marianne Bitler
Jonah Gelbach
Hilary Hoynes

What Mean Impacts Miss: Distributional Effects of Welfare Reform Experiments

w10118 Kenneth Y. Chay
Patrick J. McEwan
Miguel Urquiola

The Central Role of Noise in Evaluating Interventions that Use Test Scores to Rank Schools

w10112 Katharine Abraham
Melissa A. Clark

Financial Aid and Students' College Decisions: Evidence from the District of Columbia's Tuition Assistance Grant Program

w10106 Andres Almazan
Adolfo de Motta
Sheridan Titman

Firm Location and the Creation and Utilization of Human Capital

w10104 Roland G. Fryer
Glenn C. Loury

Categorical Redistribution in Winner-Take-All Markets

w10103 Roland Fryer
Glenn C. Loury
Tolga Yuret

Color-Blind Affirmative Action

w10100 David M. Blau
Donna B. Gilleskie

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

w10088 Kathleen Beegle
Rajeev Dehejia
Roberta Gatti

Child Labor, Crop Shocks, and Credit Constraints

w10081 Reuben Gronau
Zvi Griliches' Contribution to the Theory of Human Capital

w10077 Mauricio Cardenas
Raquel Bernal

Determinants of Labor Demand in Colombia: 1976-1996

w10075 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence Katz

Mass Secondary Schooling and the State

w10068 Pedro Carneiro
James J. Heckman
Dimitriy V. Masterov

Labor Market Discrimination and Racial Differences in Premarket Factors

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

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

w10056 Wouter Dessein
Tano Santos

The Demand for Coordination

w10043 Patricia M. Anderson
Bruce D. Meyer

Unemployment Insurance Tax Burdens and Benefits: Funding Family Leave and Reforming the Payroll Tax

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

w10030 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w10021 Paul Flatau
Matt Forbes
Patric H. Hendershott

Homeownership and Unemployment: The Roles of Leverage and Public Housing

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

w10008 Chang-Tai Hsieh
Miguel Urquiola

When Schools Compete, How Do They Compete? An Assessment of Chile's Nationwide School Voucher Program

w10006 Russell W. Cooper
Jonathan Willis

The Cost of Labor Adjustment: Inferences from the Gap

w10004 Eli Berman
Hamas, Taliban and the Jewish Underground: An Economist's View of Radical Religious Militias

w9999 Leora Friedberg
Anthony Webb

Retirement and the Evolution of Pension Structure

w9997 Nicholas Barberis
Ming Huang
Richard Thaler

Individual Preferences, Monetary Gambles and the Equity Premium

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

w9973 David G. Blanchflower
Alex Bryson

What Effect do Unions Have on Wages Now and Would 'What Do Unions Do' Be Surprised?

w9967 Robert E. Hall
Wage Determination and Employment Fluctuations

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

w9958 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The "Virtues" of the Past: Education in the First Hundred Years of the New Republic

w9950 Ajay Agrawal
Iain Cockburn
John McHale

Gone But Not Forgotten: Labor Flows, Knowledge Spillovers, and Enduring Social Capital

w9938 Roland G. Fryer
Steven D. Levitt

The Causes and Consequences of Distinctively Black Names

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

w9934 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson

Unbundling Institutions

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

w9910 Ivar Ekeland
James J. Heckman
Lars P. Nesheim

Identification and Estimation of Hedonic Models

w9904 David Austen-Smith
Roland G. Fryer

The Economics of 'Acting White'

w9898 Ricardo J. Caballero
Eduardo Engel

Adjustment is Much Slower than You Think

w9896 Richard B. Freeman
What, Me Vote?

w9895 James J. Heckman
Rosa Matzkin
Lars Nesheim

Simulation and Estimation of Nonaddative Hedonic Models

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

w9879 Rana Hasan
Devashish Mitra
K.V. Ramaswamy

Trade Reforms, Labor Regulations and Labor-Demand Elasticities: Empirical Evidence from India

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

w9877 James J. Heckman
Xuesong Li

Selection Bias, Comparative Advantage and Heterogeneous Returns to Education

w9873 Marianne Bertrand
Sendhil Mullainathan

Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination

w9868 Chiaki Moriguchi
Did American Welfare Capitalists Breach their Implicit Contracts? Preliminary Findings from Company-level Data, 1920-1940

w9857 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
William A. Sundstrom

The Decline and Rise of Interstate Migration in the United States: Evidence from the IPUMS, 1850-1990

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

w9853 Daniel Hamermesh
Amy M. Parker

Beauty in the Classroom: Professors' Pulchritude and Putative Pedagogical Productivity

w9852 Louis Kaplow
The Value of a Statistical Life and the Coefficient of Relative Risk Aversion

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

w9849 Robert Gibbons
Michael Waldman

Enriching a Theory of Wage and Promotion Dynamics Inside Firms

w9830 Orazio Attanasio
Pinelopi Goldberg
Nina Pavcnik

Trade Reforms and Wage Inequiality in Colombia

w9819 Lawrence J. Christiano
Martin Eichenbaum
Robert Vigfusson

What Happens After a Technology Shock?

w9818 James J. Heckman
Jeffrey A. Smith

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

w9813 Lucian Arye Bebchuk
Jesse M. Fried

Executive Compensation as an Agency Problem

w9802 Daron Acemoglu
Michael Kremer
Atif Mian

Incentives in Markets, Firms and Governments

w9800 William F. Maloney
Jairo Nunez Mendez

Measuring the Impact of Minimum Wages: Evidence from Latin America

w9788 Anne Case
Angela Fertig
Christina Paxson

From Cradle to Grave? The Lasting Impact of Childhood Health and Circumstance

w9785 Jan Boone
Lans Bovenberg

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

w9784 Brian J. Hall
Kevin J. Murphy

The Trouble with Stock Options

w9782 Michael Baker
Emily Hanna
Jasmin Kantarevic

The Married Widow: Marriage Penalties Matter!

w9781 George J. Borjas
Welfare Reform, Labor Supply, and Health Insurance in the Immigrant Population

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

Phasing Into Retirement

w9770 William J. Collins
Robert A. Margo

Historical Perspectives on Racial Differences in Schooling in the United States

w9766 Alejandra Cox Edwards
Manuelita Ureta

International Migration, Remittances, and Schooling: Evidence from El Salvador

w9760 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

Measuring the Well-Being of the Poor Using Income and Consumption

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

The Regulation of Labor

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

w9732 James J. Heckman
Lance J. Lochner
Petra E. Todd

Fifty Years of Mincer Earnings Regressions

w9722 Patrick Bolton
Jose Scheinkman
Wei Xiong

Executive Compensation and Short-termist Behavior in Speculative Markets

w9716 Vanessa Strauss-Kahn
The Role of Globalization in the Within-Industry Shift Away from Unskilled Workers in France

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

w9707 Henry Farber
Job Loss in the United States, 1981-2001

w9706 Henry Farber
Is Tomorrow Another Day? The Labor Supply of New York Cab Drivers

w9705 Henry Farber
Nonunion Wage Rates and the Threat of Unionization

w9702 Scott Adams
David Neumark

Living Wage Effects: New and Improved Evidence

w9693 Ann Dryden Witte
Magaly Queralt

Impacts of Eligibility Expansions and Provider Reimbursement Rate Increases on Child Care Subsidy Take-Up Rates, Welfare Use and Work

w9688 Kosali Ilayperuma Simon
Robert Kaestner

Do Minimum Wages Affect Non-wage Job Attributes? Evidence on Fringe Benefits and Working Conditions

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

w9669 Drusilla K. Brown
Alan V. Deardorff
Robert M. Stern

The Effects of Multinational Production on Wages and Working Conditions in Developing Countries

w9650 Reuben Gronau
Daniel S. Hamermesh

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

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

w9633 Raghuram Rajan
Julie Wulf

The Flattening Firm: Evidence from Panel Data on the Changing Nature of Corporate Hierarchies

w9632 Jennifer Hunt
Teen Births Keep American Crime High

w9628 Donna K. Ginther
Robert A. Pollak

Does Family Structure Affect Children's Educational Outcomes?

w9619 Justin Wolfers
Is Business Cycle Volatility Costly? Evidence from Surveys of Subjective Wellbeing

w9594 Sukkoo Kim
Robert A. Margo

Historical Perspectives on U.S. Economic Geography

w9591 Joni Hersch
A Workers' Lobby to Provide Portable Benefits

w9590 Eileen Appelbaum
Larry W. Hunter

Union Participation in Strategic Decisions of Corporations

w9585 John Kennan
James R. Walker

The Effect of Expected Income on Individual Migration Decisions

w9579 Roland G. Fryer
Jr.
Matthew O. Jackson

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

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

w9573 Rachel Griffith
Helen Simpson

Characteristics of Foreign-Owned Firms in British Manufacturing

w9569 Sandra E. Black
Lisa Lynch
Anya Krivelyova

How Workers Fare When Employers Innovate

w9565 David Weil
Individual Rights and Collective Agents: The Role of Old and New Workplace Institution in the Regulation of Labor Markets

w9564 John Pencavel
The Surprising Retreat of Union Britain

w9563 Gordon H. Hanson
What Has Happened to Wages in Mexico since NAFTA?

w9556 Richard Disney
Carl Emmerson
Sarah Smith

Pension Reform and Economic Performance in Britain in the 1980s and 1990s

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

w9546 Pedro Carneiro
Karsten T. Hansen
James J. Heckman

Estimating Distributions of Treatment Effects with an Application to the Returns to Schooling and Measurement of the Effects of Uncertainty on College

w9545 Joshua D. Angrist
Jonathan Guryan

Does Teacher Testing Raise Teacher Quality? Evidence from State Certification Requirements

w9539 David W. Galenson
The Life Cycles of Modern Artists: Theory, Measurement, and Implications

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

w9532 John J. Donohue III
Steven D. Levitt

Further Evidence that Legalized Abortion Lowered Crime: A Reply to Joyce

w9524 Alan B. Krueger
Alexandre Mas

Strikes, Scabs and Tread Separations: Labor Strife and the Production of Defective Bridgestone/Firestone Tires

w9508 Melvin Stephens
Jr.

Job Loss Expectations, Realizations, and Household Consumption Behavior

w9497 James J. Heckman
Salvador Navarro-Lozano

Using Matching, Instrumental Variables and Control Functions to Estimate Economic Choice Models

w9496 Courtney Coile
Retirement Incentives and Couples' Retirement Decisions

w9495 James Heckman
Pedro Carneiro

Human Capital Policy

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?

w9474 Lance Lochner
Individual Perceptions of the Criminal Justice System

w9473 David Card
Thomas Lemieux
W. Craig Riddell

Unionization and Wage Inequality: A Comparative Study of the U.S, the U.K., and Canada

w9472 Jeffrey Grogger
Welfare Transitions in the 1990s: The Economy, Welfare Policy, and the EITC

w9467 C. Nicholas McKinney
Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

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

w9455 Michael Baker
Jonathan Gruber
Kevin Milligan

Simulating the Response to Reform of Canada's Income Security Programs

w9449 Steven D. Levitt
Testing Theories of Discrimination: Evidence from "Weakest Link"

w9440 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Routine

w9429 Bradley T. Heim
Bruce D. Meyer

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

w9428 Janet Currie
Mehdi Farsi
W. Bentley MacLeod

Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts

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

The Costs of Wrongful-Discharge Laws


2002
w9407 Jonathan Gruber
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Micro Estimation

w9404 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement and the Stock Market Bubble

w9395 David Blanchflower
Alex Bryson

Changes over time in union relative wage effects in the UK and the US revisited

w9389 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

The Effect of High School Matriculation Awards: Evidence from Randomized Trials

w9360 Janet Currie
Enrico Moretti

Mother's Education and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from College Openings and Longitudinal Data

w9356 Melvin Stephens Jr.
Paycheck Receipt and the Timing of Consumption

w9338 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Jane Waldfogel

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

w9314 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Erik Hurst

The Correlation of Welath Across Generations

w9313 George J. Borjas
The Wage Structure and the Sorting of Workers into the Public Sector

w9310 Sandra E. Black
Amir Sufi

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

t0284 James H. Stock
Motohiro Yogo

Testing for Weak Instruments in Linear IV Regression

w9296 James J. Heckman
China's Investment in Human Capital

w9265 T. Huw Edwards
John Whalley

Short and Long Run Decompositions of OECD Wage Inequality Changes

w9263 Joshua D. Angrist
Kevin Lang

How Important are Classroom Peer Effects? Evidence from Boston's Metco Program

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

w9250 Olivia S. Mitchell
Stephen P. Utkus

The Role of Company Stock in Defined Contribution Plans

w9242 Daniel Chiquiar
Gordon H. Hanson

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

w9240 Paul Beaudry
Fabrice Collard
David A. Green

Decomposing the Twin-peaks in the World Distribution of Output-per-worker

w9236 George J. Borjas
Food Insecurity and Public Assistance

w9234 Raquel Fernandez
Alessandra Fogli
Claudia Olivetti

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

w9232 Robert A. Pollak
Gary Becker's Contributions to Family and Household Economics

w9228 David M. Linsenmeier
Harvey S. Rosen
Cecilia Elena Rouse

Financial Aid Packages and College Enrollment Decisions: An Econometric Case Study

w9227 Bruce Sacerdote
Slavery and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital

w9226 William M. Gentry
R. Glenn Hubbard

The Effects of Progressive Income Taxation on Job Turnover

w9225 Peter Cappelli
Why Do Employers Pay For College?

w9202 Dirk Krueger
Fabrizio Perri

Does Income Inequality Lead to Consumption Inequality? Evidence and Theory

w9199 Joseph Stiglitz
Jungyoll Yun

Integration of Unemployment Insurance with Retirement Insurance

w9194 James J. Heckman
Flexibility and Job Creation: Lessons for Germany

w9184 Lisandro Abrego
John Whalley

Decomposing Wage Inequality Change Using General Equilibrium Models

w9183 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w9168 Robert Moffitt
Welfare Programs and Labor Supply

w9155 John Bound
Julie Berry Cullen
Austin Nichols
Lucie Schmidt

The Welfare Implications of Increasing Disability Insurance Benefit Generosity

w9153 Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce I. Sacerdote
Jose A. Scheinkman

The Social Multiplier

w9149 David Galenson
The New York School vs. the School of Paris: Who Really Made the Most Important Art After World War II?

w9148 Jonathan Gruber
Jeffrey Kubik

Health Insurance Coverage and the Disability Insurance Application Decision

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

The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming

w9135 Melvin Stephens Jr.
'3rd of tha Month': Do Social Security Recipients Smooth Consumption Between Checks?

w9133 Derek Neal
The Measured Black-White Wage Gap Among Women is Too Small

w9125 Wayne B. Gray
Ronald J. Shadbegian

Optimal Pollution Abatement - Whose Benefits Matter, and How Much?

w9123 David W. Galenson
Robert Jensen

Careers and Canvases: The Rise of the Market for Modern Art in the Nineteenth Century

w9119 Wayne B. Gray
John Mendeloff

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

w9110 Sandra E. Black
Elizabeth Brainerd

Importing Equality? The Impact of Globalization on Gender Discrimination

w9109 Edward P. Lazear
Entrepreneurship

w9099 Robert A. Pollak
An Intergenerational Model of Domestic Violence

w9094 Orley Ashenfelter
Michael Greenstone

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

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

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

w9074 Alan B. Krueger
Jitka Maleckova

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

w9071 Eric A. Hanushek
The Long Run Importance of School Quality

w9068 Lucian Arye Bebchuk
Jesse M. Fried
David I. Walker

Managerial Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation

w9059 Brian J. Hall
Thomas A. Knox

Managing Option Fragility

w9055 Pedro Carneiro
James J. Heckman

The Evidence on Credit Constraints in Post-Secondary Schooling

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?

w9044 Sarah E. Turner
John Bound

Closing the Gap or Widening the Divide: The Effects of the G.I. Bill and World War II on the Educational Outcomes of Black Americans

w9043 Giuseppe Bertola
Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns

w9041 Kerwin Charles
Patrick Kline

Relational Costs and the Production of Social Capital: Evidence from Carpooling

w9037 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark

Ethnicity, Language, and Workplace Segregation: Evidence from a New Matched Employer-Employee Data Set

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

w9028 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Ming-Ching Luoh

Gender Differences in Completed Schooling

w9025 Peter Arcidiacono
Sean Nicholson

Peer Effects in Medical School

w9021 Phillip B. Levine
The Impact of Social Policy and Economic Activity Throughout the Fertility Decision Tree

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

w9003 Jayanta Bhattacharya
Steven Haider
Janet Currie

Food Insecurity or Poverty? Measuring Need-Related Dietary Adequacy

w9002 James Heckman
Carolyn Heinrich
Jeffrey Smith

The Performance of Performance Standards

w8999 John H. Coatsworth
Jeffrey G. Williamson

The Roots of Latin American Protectionism: Looking Before the Great Depression

w8993 John DiNardo
David S. Lee

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

w8985 Claudia Goldin
A Pollution Theory of Discrimination: Male and Female Differences in Occupations and Earnings

w8983 Rebecca M. Blank
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States

w8979 D. Lee Heavner
Lance Lochner

Social Networks and the Aggregation on Individual Decisions

w8965 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Studying Ourselves: The Academic Labor Market

w8949 Eric A. Hanushek
Javier A. Luque

Efficiency and Equity in Schools around the World

w8945 George J. Borjas
Homeownership in the Immigrant Population

w8924 Sebastian Edwards
Alejandra Cox Edwards

Social Security Privatization Reform and Labor Markets: The Case of Chile

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

w8910 David Neumark
Deborah Reed

Employment Relationships in the New Economy

w8898 Peter Temin
Teacher Quality and the Future of America

w8889 Robert Gibbons
Lawrence F. Katz
Thomas Lemieux
Daniel Parent

Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination

w8886 Ann Dryden Witte
Magaly Queralt

Take-Up Rates and Trade Offs After the Age of Entitlement: Some Thoughts and Empirical Evidence for Child Care Subsidies

w8885 Esther Duflo
Emmanuel Saez

The Role of Information and Social Interactions in Retirement Plan Decisions: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

w8875 Alan B. Krueger
Economic Considerations and Class Size

w8866 Mihir A. Desai
The Corporate Profit Base, Tax Sheltering Activity, and the Changing Nature of Employee Compensation

w8861 Daniel B. Klaff
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

Collective Bargaining and Staff Salaries in American Colleges and Universities

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

w8841 Marianne Bertrand
Esther Duflo
Sendhil Mullainathan

How Much Should We Trust Differences-in-Differences Estimates?

w8840 Pedro Carneiro
Karsten T. Hansen
James J. Heckman

Removing the Veil of Ignorance in Assessing the Distributional Impacts of Social Policies

w8832 Daron Acemoglu
Cross-Country Inequality Trends

w8830 David W. Galenson
Was Jackson Pollock the Greatest Modern American Painter? A Quantitative Investigation

w8825 Dan A. Black
Jeffrey A. Smith
Mark C. Berger
Brett J. Noel

Is the Threat of Reemployment Services More Effective than the Services Themselves? Experimental Evidence from the UI System

w8820 Rebecca M. Blank
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other?

w8817 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Job Mobility: A Critical Review of the Literature

w8815 Lance Lochner
Alexander Monge-Naranjo

Human Capital Formation with Endogenous Credit Constraints

w8811 Daniel Nagin
James Rebitzer
Seth Sanders
Lowell Taylor

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

w8801 David Card
Richard B. Freeman

What Have Two Decades of British Economic Reform Delivered?

w8799 Eric A. Hanushek
Publicly Provided Education

w8797 Richard B. Freeman
Ronald Schettkat

Marketization of Production and the US-Europe Employment Gap

w8792 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Christopher L. Smith

Within State Transitions from 2-Year to 4-Year Public Institutions

w8787 Paul Beaudry
David A. Green

Changes in U.S. Wages 1976-2000: Ongoing Skill Bias or Major Technological Change?

w8786 Marianne E. Page
Ann Huff Stevens

Will You Miss Me When I Am Gone? The Economic Consequences of Absent Parents

w8780 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

How Does Job Loss Affect the Timing of Retirement?

w8779 David W. Galenson
The Life Cycles of Modern Artists

w8778 Robert A. Margo
The North-South Wage Gap, Before and After the Civil War

w8772 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Social Security, Pensions and Retirement Behavior Within the Family

w8769 David Card
John E. DiNardo

Skill Biased Technological Change and Rising Wage Inequality: Some Problems and Puzzles

w8760 Eric Edmonds
Nina Pavcnik

Does Globalization Increase Child Labor? Evidence from Vietnam

w8757 Daniel S. Hamermesh
International Labor Economics

w8754 Paul Beaudry
Fabrice Collard

Why has the Employment-Productivity Tradeoff among Industrialized Countries been so strong?

w8731 Marie-Eve Lachance
Olivia S. Mitchell

Guaranteeing Defined Contribution Pensions: The Option to Buy-Back a Defined Benefit Promise

w8729 Morris M. Kleiner
Hwikwon Ham

Do Industrial Relations Institutions Impact Economic Outcomes?: International and U.S. State-Level Evidence

w8727 George P. Baker
Thomas N. Hubbard

Make Versus Buy in Trucking: Asset Ownership, Job Design and Information


2001
w8685 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Jaypee Sevilla

Economic Growth and the Demographic Transition

w8670 Elizabeth Powers
David Neumark

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

w8663 David Neumark
Daiji Kawaguchi

Attrition Bias in Economic Relationships Estimated with Matched CPS Files

w8661 Lucian Arye Bebchuk
Jesse M. Fried
David I. Walker

Executive Compensation in America: Optimal Contracting or Extraction of Rents?

w8660 Joshua Angrist
Adriana Kugler

Protective or Counter-Productive? European Labor Market Institutions and the Effect of Immigrants on EU Natives

w8658 Michael Baker
Jonathan Gruber
Kevin Milligan

The Retirement Incentive Effects of Canada's Income Security Programs

w8642 Shelly Lundberg
Robert A. Pollak

Efficiency in Marriage

w8640 Axel Boersch-Supan
Labor Market Effects of Population Aging

w8619 Laura L. Bivins
Kala Krishna

Transferability of Migration Licenses and the Distribution of Potential Rents

w8616 Muriel Niederle
Alvin E. Roth

Unraveling Reduces the Scope of an Entry Level Labor Market: Gastroenterology With and Without a Centralized Match

w8610 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Transition to Personal Accounts and Increasing Retirement Wealth: Macro and Micro Evidence

w8605 Lance Lochner
Enrico Moretti

The Effect of Education on Crime: Evidence from Prison Inmates, Arrests, and Self-Reports

w8599 Eric A. Hanushek
John F. Kain
Steven G. Rivkin

Why Public Schools Lose Teachers

w8591 Joydeep Bhattacharya
Casey B. Mulligan
Robert R. Reed III

Labor Market Search and Optimal Retirement Policy

w8588 Eric Hanushek
Charles Ka Yui Leung
Kuzey Yilmaz

Redistribution through Education and Other Transfer Mechanisms

w8587 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Jaypee Sevilla

The Effect of Health on Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence

w8578 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Job Displacement, Disability, and Divorce

w8567 Olivia S. Mitchell
Developments in Decumulation: The Role of Annuity Products in Financing Retirement

w8563 Adriana Lleras-Muney
Were Compulsory Attendance and Child Labor Laws Effective? An Analysis from 1915 to 1939

w8562 Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Alcohol Taxes and Labor Market Outcomes

w8560 Robert Kaestner
Neeraj Kaushal
Gregg Van Ryzin

Migration Consequences of Welfare Reform

w8555 John Bound
Jeffrey Groen
Gabor Kezdi
Sarah Turner

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

w8552 Charles Brown
James L. Medoff

Firm Age and Wages

w8549 David W. Galenson
Masterpieces and Markets: Why the Most Famous Modern Paintings Are Not by American Artists

w8546 Hilary Hoynes
Richard Blundell

Has "In-Work" Benefit Reform Helped the Labour Market?

w8541 Robert Kaestner
Neeraj Kaushal

Immigrant and Native Responses to Welfare Reform

w8536 Sean Nicholson
Nicholas S. Souleles

Physician Income Expectations and Specialty Choice

w8527 Russell W. Cooper
Jonathan L. Willis

The Economics of Labor Adjustment: Mind the Gap

w8526 Giuseppe Bertola
Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Comparative Analysis of Labor Market Outcomes: Lessons for the US from International Long-Run Evidence

w8522 Martin Gaynor
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor

Incentives in HMOs

w8519 Derek Neal
The Economics of Family Structure

w8513 Katharine G. Abraham
Robert Shimer

Changes in Unemployment Duration and Labor Force Attachment

w8509 Reuben Gronau
Daniel S. Hamermesh

The Demand for Variety: A Household Production Perspective

w8483 Wayne J. Diamond
Richard B. Freeman

Will Unionism Prosper in Cyber-Space? The Promise of the Internet for Employee Organization

w8478 Alberto Abadie
Javier Gardeazabal

The Economic Costs of Conflict: A Case-Control Study for the Basque Country

w8474 Claudia Goldin
Maria Shim

Making a Name

w8473 Joseph G. Altonji
Ulrich Doraszelski

The Role of Permanent Income and Demographics in Black/White Differences in Wealth

w8466 Robert Barsky
John Bound
Kerwin Charles
Joseph Lupton

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

w8464 Glenn MacDonald
Michael Weisbach

The Economics of Has-Beens

w8456 Joshua Angrist
Alan B. Krueger

Instrumental Variables and the Search for Identification: From Supply and Demand to Natural Experiments

w8448 Martin J. Conyon
Richard B. Freeman

Shared Modes of Compensation and Firm Performance: UK Evidence

w8445 Canice J. Prendergast
Consumers and Agency Problems

w8444 David Card
Charles Michalopoulos
Philip K. Robins

The Limits to Wage Growth: Measuring the Growth Rate of Wages For Recent Welfare Leavers

w8441 David S. Lee
The Electoral Advantage to Incumbency and Voters' Valuation of Politicians' Experience: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of Elections to the U.S...

w8437 Rebecca M. Blank
David T. Ellwood

The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor

w8435 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Peter Schmidt

"Hall of Fame" Voting: The Econometric Society

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?

w8413 Amanda Gosling
Thomas Lemieux

Labour Market Reforms and Changes in Wage Inequality in the United Kingdom and the United States

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

w8393 David Neumark
Living Wages: Protection For or Protection From Low-Wage Workers?

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

w8368 David W. Galenson
Robert Jensen

Young Geniuses and Old Masters: The Life Cycles of Great Artists from Masaccio to Jasper Johns

w8345 Jonathan Guryan
Desegregation and Black Dropout Rates

w8343 Joshua Angrist
Eric Bettinger
Erik Bloom
Elizabeth King
Michael Kremer

Vouchers for Private Schooling in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment

w8337 David H. Autor
Frank Levy
Richard J. Murnane

The Skill Content of Recent Technological Change: An Empirical Exploration

w8336 David H. Autor
Mark G. Duggan

The Rise in Disability Recipiency and the Decline in Unemployment

w8321 David T. Ellwood
The Sputtering Labor Force of the 21st Century. Can Social Policy Help?

w8306 Brent Boning
Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn Shaw

Opportunity Counts: Teams and the Effectiveness of Production Incentives

w8298 Bruce D. Meyer
James X. Sullivan

The Effects of Welfare and Tax Reform: The Material Well-Being of Single Mothers in the 1980s and 1990s

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

w8287 Daron Acemoglu
Directed Technical Change

w8281 Susumu Imai
Kala Krishna

Employment, Dynamic Deterrence and Crime

w8273 Gerard A. Pfann
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Two-Sided Learning, Labor Turnover and Displacement

w8269 Jonathan Guryan
Does Money Matter? Regression-Discontinuity Estimates from Education Finance Reform in Massachusetts

w8266 Martin Bruegel
David W. Galenson

Measuring Masters and Masterpieces: French Rankings of French Painters and Paintings from Realism to Surrealism

w8263 Darius Lakdawalla
The Declining Quality of Teachers

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

w8257 Michael Kremer
Benjamin A. Olken

A Biological Model of Unions

w8253 Richard Dickens
David T. Ellwood

Whither Poverty in Great Britain and the United States? The Determinants of Changing Poverty and Whether Work Will Work

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

w8238 Thomas C. Buchmueller
John DiNardo

Union Effects on Health Insurance Provision and Coverage in the United States

w8229 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement and Wealth

w8215 David Neumark
Wendy A. Stock

The Effects of Race and Sex Discrimination Laws

w8211 Marianne Bertrand
Francis Kramarz

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

w8210 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher US Wage Inequality?

w8200 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap

w8159 Casey B. Mulligan
Aggregate Implications of Indivisible Labor

w8155 Richard B. Freeman
The Rising Tide Lifts...?

w8153 Jeffrey Grogger
The Effects of Time Limits and Other Policy Changes on Welfare Use, Work, and Income Among Female-Headed Families

w8152 David Neumark
Age Discrimination Legislation in the United States

w8149 Paul Beaudry
David Green

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

w8140 Dan Devroye
Richard B. Freeman

Does Inequality in Skills Explain Inequality in Earnings Across Advanced Countries?

w8137 Linda Goldberg
Joseph Tracy

Exchange Rates and Wages

w8134 Cathy J. Bradley
Heather Bednarek
David Neumark

Breast Cancer Survival, Work, and Earnings

w8124 Timothy J. Hatton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Demographic and Economic Pressure on Emigration Out of Africa

w8111 Peter Cappelli
David Neumark

External Job Churning and Internal Job Flexibility

w8103 Jonathan Gruber
David Wise

An International Perspective on Policies for an Aging Society

w8102 Kimberly Ann Elliott
Richard Freeman

White Hats or Don Quixotes? Human Rights Vigilantes in the Global Economy

w8101 Raquel Fernandez
Sorting, Education and Inequality

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

w8091 Suzanne Doyle
Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott

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

w8083 Daron Acemoglu
Jaume Ventura

The World Income Distribution

w8082 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

Retirement Incentives and Expectations


2000
w8058 Richard B. Freeman
Remco Oostendorp

Wages Around the World: Pay Across Occupations and Countries

w8054 Eliana Garces
Duncan Thomas
Janet Currie

Longer Term Effects of Head Start

w8052 Brian J. Hall
Kevin J. Murphy

Stock Options for Undiversified Executives

w8051 Linda A. Bell
Richard B. Freeman

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

w8050 Richard B. Freeman
Morris M. Kleiner
Cheri Ostroff

The Anatomy of Employee Involvement and Its Effects on Firms and Workers

w8042 Josh Angrist
Consequences of Imbalanced Sex Ratios: Evidence from America's Second Generation

w8031 David T. Ellwood
Jeffrey B. Liebman

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

w8016 Daniel S. Hamermesh
12 Million Salaried Workers Are Missing

w8014 John W. Budd
Matthew J.Slaughter

Are Profits Shared Across Borders? Evidence on International Rent Sharing

w8007 V. Joseph Hotz
Guido W. Imbens
Jacob A. Klerman

The Long-Term Gains from GAIN: A Re-Analysis of the Impacts of the California GAIN Program

w7994 John Haltiwanger
Julia Lane
James Spletzer

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

w7989 Jeffrey R. Kling
Interpreting Instrumental Variables Estimates of the Returns to Schooling

w7987 Peter Cappelli
William H. Carter

Computers, Work Organization, and Wage Outcomes

w7986 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Changes in the Wage Structure, Family Income, and Children's Education

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

w7973 Lawrence F. Katz
Jeffrey R. Kling
Jeffrey B. Liebman

Moving to Opportunity in Boston: Early Results of a Randomized Mobility Experiment

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

w7965 Takao Kato
The Recent Transformation of Participatory Employment Practices in Japan

w7964 Eli Berman
Does Factor-Biased Technological Change Stifle International Covergence? Evidence from Manufacturing

w7963 Olivia S. Mitchell
John W.R. Phillips

Retirement Responses to Early Social Security Benefit Reductions

w7959 David Autor
Wiring the Labor Market

w7950 James J. Heckman
Justin L. Tobias
Edward Vytlacil

Simple Estimators for Treatment Parameters in a Latent Variable Framework with an Application to Estimating the Returns to Schooling

w7949 Bruce Sacerdote
The Nature and Nurture of Economic Outcomes

w7948 Sendhil Mullainathan
Richard H. Thaler

Behavioral Economics

w7939 Chiaki Moriguchi
The Evolution of Employment Relations in U.S. and Japanese Manufacturing Firms, 1900-1960: A Comparative Historical and Institutional Analysis

w7937 Michael Baker
Nicole M. Fortin

Does Comparable Worth Work in a Decentralized Labor Market?

w7932 Jeremy Atack
Fred Bateman
Robert A. Margo

Rising Wage Dispersion Across American Manufacturing Establishments, 1850-1880

w7931 Marianne Bertrand
Kevin F. Hallock

The Gender Gap in Top Corporate Jobs

w7924 Richard Arnould
Marianne Bertrand
Kevin F. Hallock

Does Managed Care Change the Mission of Nonprofit Hospitals? Evidence From the Managerial Labor Market

w7923 Jonathan Gruber
Peter Orszag

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

w7905 Steven J. Davis
Paul Willen

Occupation-Level Income Shocks and Asset Returns: Their Covariance and Implications for Portfolio Choice

w7890 David H. Autor
Frank Levy
Richard Murnane

Upstairs, Downstairs: Computer-Skill Complementarity and Computer-Labor Substitution on Two Floors of a Large Bank

w7886 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
John L. Cheslock
Julia Epifantseva

Paying our Presidents: What do Trustees Value?

w7875 Julian R. Betts
Jeff Grogger

The Impact of Grading Standards on Student Achievement, Educational Attainment, and Entry-Level Earnings

t0261 Alberto Abadie
Bootstrap Tests for the Effect of a Treatment on the Distribution of an Outcome Variable

w7867 Caroline Hoxby
Peer Effects in the Classroom: Learning from Gender and Race Variation

w7866 Caroline Hoxby
Would School Choice Change the Teaching Profession?

w7844 Rajeev Dehejia
Was There a Riverside Miracle? A Framework for Evaluating Multi-Site Programs

w7841 John Cawley
Body Weight and Women's Labor Market Outcomes

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

w7830 Courtney Coile
Jonathan Gruber

Social Security and Retirement

w7820 James Heckman
Edward Vytlacil

Identifying the Role of Cognitive Ability in Explaining the Level of and Change in the Return to Schooling

w7817 Jacob Mincer
Stephan Danninger

Technology, Unemployment, and Inflation

w7815 Canice Prendergast
The Tenuous Tradeoff Between Risk and Incentives

w7800 Daron Acemoglu
Technical Change, Inequality, and the Labor Market

w7799 George J. Borjas
Valerie A. Ramey

Market Responses to Interindustry Wage Differentials

w7794 John DiNardo
Kevin F. Hallock

When Unions "Mattered": Assessing the Impact of Strikes on Financial Markets: 1925-1937

w7773 James J. Heckman
Carmen Pages

The Cost of Job Security Regulation: Evidence from Latin American Labor Markets

w7771 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson
James A. Robinson

The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation

w7769 David Card
Estimating the Return to Schooling: Progress on Some Persistent Econometric Problems

w7757 Richard B. Freeman
The US Economic Model at Y2K: Lodestar for Advanced Capitalism?

w7754 Caroline M. Hoxby
Benevolent Colluders? The Effects of Antitrust Action on College Financial Aid and Tuition

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

w7737 Eli Berman
Kevin Lang
Erez Siniver

Language-Skill Complementarity: Returns to Immigrant Language Acquisition

w7733 David Neumark
Mary Joyce

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

w7732 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Gender Differences in Pay

w7731 Robert Rich
Joseph Tracy

Uncertainty and Labor Contract Durations

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

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

w7728 Edward L. Glaeser
David Laibson
Bruce Sacerdote

The Economic Approach to Social Capital

w7723 Paul M. Romer
Should the Government Subsidize Supply or Demand in the Market for Scientists and Engineers?

w7719 David Neumark
Mary Joyce

Evaluating School-To-Work Programs Using the New NLSY

w7709 Jeff Grogger
Time Limits and Welfare Use

w7697 Paul Beaudry
David Green

The Changing Structure of Wages in the US and Germany: What Explains the Differences?

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

w7678 Song Han
Casey B. Mulligan

Human Capital, Heterogeneity, and Estimated Degrees of Intergenerational Mobility

w7676 Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce Sacerdote

The Determinants of Punishment: Deterrence, Incapacitation and Vengeance

w7671 James E. Rauch
Vitor Trindade

Information and Globalization: Wage Co-Movements, Labor Demand Elasticity, and Conventional Trade Liberalization

w7658 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

Dropout and Enrollment Trends in the Post-War Period: What Went Wrong in the 1970s?

w7656 Alan Krueger
Diane Whitmore

The Effect of Attending a Small Class in the Early Grades on College-Test Taking and Middle School Test Results: Evidence from Project STAR

w7655 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

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

w7646 Sebastian Edwards
Alejandra Cox Edwards

Economic Reforms and Labor Markets: Policy Issues and Lessons from Chile

w7637 David H. Autor
Why Do Temporary Help Firms Provide Free General Skills Training?

w7636 Edward L. Glaeser
Matthew E. Kahn
Jordan Rappaport

Why Do the Poor Live in Cities?

w7635 George J. Borjas
Foreign-Born Teaching Assistants and the Academic Performance of Undergraduates

w7627 Robert F. Schoeni
Rebecca M. Blank

What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure

w7611 Richard B. Freeman
Ronald Schettkat

Low Wage Services: Interpreting the US - German Difference

w7610 Richard B. Freeman
Ronald Schettkat

Skill Compression, Wage Differentials and Employment: Germany vs. the US

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?

w7604 Marianne Bertrand
Sendhil Mullainathan

Do CEOs Set Their Own Pay? The Ones Without Principals Do

w7599 David Neumark
William Wascher

Using the EITC to Help Poor Families: New Evidence and a Comparision with the Minimum Wage

w7597 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

How Effective is Redistribution Under the Social Security Benefit Formula?

w7596 Brian J. Hall
Jeffrey B. Liebman

The Taxation of Executive Compensation

w7594 Marianne Bertrand
Douglas Miller
Sendhil Mullainathan

Public Policy and Extended Families: Evidence from South Africa

w7588 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Retirement Outcomes in the Health and Retirement Study

w7583 Robert J. Lemke
Ann Dryden Witte
Magaly Queralt
Robert Witt

Child Care and the Welfare to Work Transition

w7580 Charles F. Manski
Economic Analysis of Social Interactions

w7578 David Card
John E. DiNardo

Do Immigrant Inflows Lead to Native Outflows?

w7573 Sherwin Rosen
Allen Sanderson

Labor Markets in Professional Sports

w7564 Jennifer Hunt
Why Do People Still Live in East Germany?

w7562 Christopher Ruhm
Carey Borkoski

Compensation in the Nonprofit Sector

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

w7556 Richard B. Freeman
Single Peaked Vs. Diversified Capitalism: The Relation Between Economic Institutions and Outcomes

w7548 Brian J. Hall
Kevin J. Murphy

Optimal Exercise Prices for Executive Stock Options

w7545 Eli Berman
Zaur Rzakhanov

Fertility, Migration, and Altruism

w7542 Lalith Munasinghe
Nachum Sicherman

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

w7527 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w7526 Hugo Benitez-Silva
Moshe Buchinsky
Hiu Man Chan
Sofia Cheidvasser
John Rust

How Large is the Bias is Self-Reported Disability?

w7522 Phillip B. Levine
David J. Zimmerman

Children's Welfare Exposure and Subsequent Development

w7521 Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Choice, Chance, and Wealth Dispersion at Retirement

w7519 David Neumark
Mark Schweitzer
William Wascher

The Effects of Minimum Wages Throughout the Wage Distribution

w7510 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn
Jane Waldfogel

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

w7508 Raquel Fernandez
Richard Rogerson

Sorting and Long-Run Inequality

w7507 Jonathan Gruber
Botond Koszegi

Is Addiction "Rational"? Theory and Evidence

w7502 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Wage-Setting Institutions as Industrial Policy

w7501 Adriana Cassoni
Steven G. Allen
Gaston J. Labadie

The Effect of Unions on Employment: Evidence from an Unnatural Experiment in Uruguay

w7491 Bruce D. Meyer
Dan T. Rosenbaum

Making Single Mothers Work: Recent Tax and Welfare Policy and its Effects

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

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

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

w7457 Orley Ashenfelter
Colm Harmon
Hessel Oosterbeek

A Review of Estimates of the Schooling/Earnings Relationship, with Tests for Publication Bias

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
w7454 Daniel P. Kessler
Lawrence Katz

Prevailing Wage Laws and Construction Labor Markets

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?

w7450 Eric A. Hanushek
Julie A. Somers

Schooling, Inequality, and the Impact of Government

w7449 John Knowles
Nicola Persico
Petra Todd

Racial Bias in Motor Vehicle Searches: Theory and Evidence

w7444 Daron Acemoglu
Joshua Angrist

How Large are the Social Returns to Education? Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws

w7442 Kenneth Y. Chay
Michael Greenstone

The Impact of Air Pollution on Infant Mortality: Evidence from Geographic Variation in Pollution Shocks Induced by a Recession

w7427 Marcello M. Estevao
Saul Lach

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

w7424 Joshua Angrist
Victor Lavy

New Evidence on Classroom Computers and Pupil Learning

w7421 Marcello Estevao
Saul Lach

Measuring Temporary Labor Outsourcing in U.S. Manufacturing

w7419 Edward P. Lazear
Output-based Pay: Incentives or Sorting?

w7415 Andrea Ichino
Giovanni Maggi

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

w7414 Morris M. Kleiner
Jonathan S. Leonard
Adam M. Pilarski

Do Industrial Relations Affect Plant Performance?: The Case of Commercial Aircraft Manufacturing

w7410 Scott Stern
Do Scientists Pay to Be Scientists?

w7407 David W. Galenson
Quantifying Artistic Success: Ranking French Painters - and Paintings - from Impressionism to Cubism

w7381 Olivia Mitchell
New Trends in Pension Benefit and Retirement Provisions

w7374 David Neumark
Peter Cappelli

Do "High Performance" Work Practices Improve Establishment-Level Outcomes?

w7371 Michael Baker
Nicole M. Fortin

Occupational Gender Composition and Wages in Canada: 1987-1988

w7370 Michael Baker
Gary Solon

Earnings Dynamics and Inequality among Canadian Men, 1976-1992: Evidence from Longitudinal Income Tax Records

w7368 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

What People Don't Know About Their Pensions and Social Security: An Analysis Using Linked Data from the Health and Retirement Study

w7363 Bruce D. Meyer
Dan T. Rosenbaum

Welfare, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and the Labor Supply of Single Mothers

w7353 Jeff Grogger
Charles Michalopoulos

Welfare Dynamics Under Time Limits

w7352 Daron Acemoglu
Robert Shimer

Productivity Gains from Unemployment Insurance

w7349 Edward P. Lazear
Educational Production

w7348 Jonathan Gruber
The Wealth of the Unemployed: Adequacy and Implications for Unemployment Insurance

w7344 Michael Hout
Harvey S. Rosen

Self-Employment, Family Background, and Race

w7334 Rajesh K. Aggarwal
Andrew A. Samwick

Performance Incentives Within Firms: The Effect of Managerial Responsibility

w7333 James L. Heckman
Causal Parameters and Policy Analysis in Economcs: A Twentieth Century Retrospective

w7332 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Changing Distribution of Job Satisfaction

w7328 John DiNardo
Mark P. Moore

The Phillips Curve is Back? Using Panel Data to Analyze the Relationship Between Unemployment and Inflation in an Open Economy

w7323 Harry Holzer
David Neumark

Assessing Affirmative Action

w7322 Stacy Berg Dale
Alan B. Krueger

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

w7318 Courtney Coile
Peter Diamond
Jonathan Gruber
Alain Jousten

Delays in Claiming Social Security Benefits

w7306 Robert Shimer
The Impact of Young Workers on the Aggregate Labor Market

w7300 Edward P. Lazear
Economic Imperialism

w7299 David Neumark
William Wascher

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

w7296 Theodore Eisenberg
Henry S. Farber

The Government as Litigant: Further Tests of the Case Selection Model

w7295 Henry S. Farber
Kevin F. Hallock

Have Employment Reductions Become Good News for Shareholders? The Effect of Job Loss Announcements on Stock Prices, 1970-97

w7294 Orley Ashenfelter
Dean Hyslop

Measuring the Effects of Arbitration on Wage Levels: The Case of Police Officers

w7291 Janet Currie
Aaron Yelowitz

Health Insurance and Less Skilled Workers

w7288 James J. Heckman
Policies to Foster Human Capital

w7249 Stephen V. Cameron
James J. Heckman

The Dynamics of Educational Attainment for Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites

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

Worklife Determinants of Retirement Income Differentials Between Men and Women

w7236 Joseph G. Altonji
Paul J. Devereux

The Extent and Consequences of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

w7235 Thomas J. Kane
Cecilia Elena Rouse
Douglas Staiger

Estimating Returns to Schooling When Schooling is Misreported

w7230 James J. Heckman
Accounting for Heterogeneity, Diversity, and General Equilibriumin Evaluating Social Programs

w7229 Henry S. Farber
Union Success in Representation Elections: Why Does Unit Size Matter?

w7227 James Monks
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

The Impact of US News and World Report College Rankings on Admission Outcomes and Pricing Decisions at Selective Private Institutions

w7226 Anne Morrison Piehl
Suzanne J. Cooper
Anthony A. Braga
David M. Kennedy

Testing for Structural Breaks in the Evaluation of Programs

w7224 Matthew Higgins
Jeffrey G. Williamson

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

w7217 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w7216 Edward L. Glaeser
David Laibson
Jose A. Scheinkman
Christine L. Soutter

What is Social Capital? The Determinants of Trust and Trustworthiness

w7197 Erling Barth
Harald Dale-Olsen

Monopsonistic Discrimination and the Gender-Wage Gap

w7190 Alan B. Krueger
Mikael Lindahl

Education for Growth in Sweden and the World

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

w7182 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

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

w7174 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

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

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

w7171 David Neumark
The Employment Effects of Recent Minimum Wage Increases: Evidence from a Pre-specified Research Design

w7167 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Xin Meng
Junsen Zhang

Dress for Success -- Does Primping Pay?

w7158 Hao Li
Sherwin Rosen
Wing Suen

Conflicts and Common Interests in Committees

w7131 Jinyong Hahn
Petra Todd
Wilbert Van der Klaauw

Evaluating the Effect of an Antidiscrimination Law Using a Regression-Discontinuity Design

w7128 Jennifer Hunt
Determinants of Non-employment and Unemployment Durations in East Germany

w7126 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w7124 John M. Abowd
David S. Kaplan

Executive Compensation: Six Questions that Need Answering

w7122 David W. Galenson
Bruce A. Weinberg

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

w7109 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

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

w7101 John H. Tyler
Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett

Do the Cognitive Skills of School Dropouts Matter in the Labor Market?

w7099 Rebecca M. Blank
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services

w7095 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Sectoral Job Creation and Destruction Responses to Oil Price Changes

w7074 Gordon H. Hanson
Matthew J. Slaughter

The Rybczynski Theorem, Factor-Price Equalization, and Immigration: Evidence from U.S. States

w7073 Richard B. Freeman
William M. Rodgers III

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

w7058 Patricia M. Anderson
Philip B. Levine

Child Care and Mothers' Employment Decisions

w7054 Gordon H. Hanson
Raymond Robertson
Antonio Spilimbergo

Does Border Enforcement Protect U.S. Workers from Illegal Immigration?

w7018 Daron Acemoglu
Patterns of Skill Premia

w7006 Alan Krueger
Measuring Labor's Share

w7003 Kimberly Bayard
Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth Troske

New Evidence on Sex Segregation and Sex Differences in Wages from Matched Employee-Employer Data

w7002 Henry S. Farber
Alternative and Part-Time Employment Arrangements as a Response to Job Loss

w7001 Guido W. Imbens
Donald B. Rubin
Bruce Sacerdote

Estimating the Effect of Unearned Income on Labor Supply, Earnings, Savings, and Consumption: Evidence from a Survey of Lottery Players

w6998 Rebecca M. Blank
David Card
Philip K. Robins

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

w6997 Kimberly Bayard
Judith Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth Troske

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

w6996 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
David N. Margolis

Minimum Wages and Employment in France and the United States

w6985 Linda Goldberg
Joseph Tracy

Exchange Rates and Local Labor Markets

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

w6982 Orley Ashenfelter
David Ashmore
Olivier Deschenes

Do Unemployment Insurance Recipients Actively Seek Work? Randomized Trials in Four U.S. States

w6976 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Jaroslava K. Mykula

Do Indirect Costs Rates Matter?

w6974 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

The Role of Deportation in the Incarceration of Immigrants

w6966 Steven G. Allen
Robert L. Clark
Sylvester J. Schieber

Has Job Security Vanished in Large Corporations?

w6963 Alvin E. Roth
Elliott Peranson

The Redesign of the Matching Market for American Physicians: Some Engineering Aspects of Economic Design

w6957 Edward P. Lazear
Personnel Economics: Past Lessons and Future Directions

w6943 Janet Currie
Duncan Thomas

Early Test Scores, Socioeconomic Status and Future Outcomes

w6942 Richard B. Freeman
David L. Lindauer

Why Not Africa?

w6927 Daniel S. Hamermesh
The Art of Labormetrics

w6924 Olivier Jean Blanchard
Lawrence Katz

Wage Dynamics: Reconciling Theory and Evidence

w6920 Sewin Chan
Ann Huff Stevens

Job Loss and Retirement Behavior of Older Men

w6908 Charles F. Manski
John D. Straub

Worker Perceptions of Job Insecurity in the Mid-1990s: Evidence from the Survey of Economic Expectations

w6902 Orley Ashenfelter
Cecilia Rouse

Schooling, Intelligence, and Income in America: Cracks in the Bell Curve

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

w6881 James J. Heckman
Lance Lochner
Christopher Taber

General Equilibrium Cost Benefit Analysis of Education and Tax Policies

w6879 Daron Acemoglu
Fabrizio Zilbotti

Productivity Differences

w6878 Jennifer Hunt
Post-Unification Wage Growth in East Germany

w6873 Caroline M. Hoxby
Bridget Terry

Explaining Rising Income and wage Inequality Among the College Educated

w6871 Jonathan B. Berk
Statistical Discrimination in a Competitive Labor Market


1998
w6868 George P. Baker
Brian J. Hall

CEO Incentives and Firm Size

w6860 Martin Feldstein
Daniel Altman

Unemployment Insurance Savings Accounts

w6855 Dora L. Costa
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950

w6854 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

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

w6853 Paul Beaudry
David Green

What is Driving US and Canadian Wages: Exogenous Technical Change or Endogenous Choice of Technique?

w6840 David G. Blanchflower
Phillip B. Levine
David J. Zimmerman

Discrimination in the Small Business Credit Market

w6830 Marianne Bertrand
Sendhil Mullainathan

Executive Compensation and Incentives: The Impact of Takeover Legislation

w6829 Rajeev H. Dehejia
Sadek Wahba

Propensity Score Matching Methods for Non-experimental Causal Studies

w6816 Magnus Blomstrom
Fredrik Sjoholm

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

w6813 George J. Borjas
Immigration and Welfare Magnets

w6808 Patricia M. Anderson
Bruce D. Meyer

Using a Natural Experiment to Estimate the Effects of the Unemployment Insurance Payroll Tax on Wages, Employment, Claims, and Denials

w6805 David Neumark
Elizabeth Powers

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

w6798 Ann Dryden Witte
Magaly Queralt
Tasneem Chipty
Harriet Griesinger

Unintended Consequences? Welfare Reform and the Working Poor

w6786 Robert Witt
Ann Dryden Witte

Crime, Imprisonment, and Female Labor Force Participation: A Time-Series Approach

w6781 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

Does Teacher Training Affect Pupil Learning? Evidence from Matched Comparisons in Jerusalem Public Schools

w6777 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Todd R. Stinebrickner
Timothy Waidmann

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

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

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

w6766 David Card
A. Abigail Payne

School Finance Reform, the Distribution of School Spending, and the Distribution of SAT Scores

w6764 Guillermina Jasso
Mark R. Rosenzweig
James P. Smith

The Changing Skills of New Immigrants to the United States: Recent Trends and Their Determinants

w6761 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Sharon M. Oster

Tools or Toys? The Impact of High Technology on Scholarly Productivity

w6757 Julian R. Betts
Magnus Lofstrom

The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications

w6750 Richard B. Freeman
Morris M. Kleiner

The Last American Shoe Manufacturers: Changing the Method of Pay to Survive Foreign Competition

w6740 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Beyond Becker: Training in Imperfect Labor Markets

w6732 Thomas Lemieux
W. Bentley MacLeod

Supply Side Hysterisis: The Case of the Canadian Unemployment InsuranceSystem

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"

w6716 Francine D. Blau
Patricia Simpson
Deborah Anderson

Continuing Progress? Trends in Occupational Segregation in the United States Over the 1970s and 1980s

w6715 Eli Berman
Sect, Subsidy, and Sacrifice: An Economist's View of Ultra-Orthodox Jews

w6714 David Card
Phillip B. Levine

Extended Benefits and the Duration of UI Spells: Evidence from the New Jersey Extended Benefit Program

w6709 Henry S. Farber
Helen Levy

Recent Trends in Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Coverage: Are Bad Jobs Getting Worse?

w6699 James Heckman
Hidehiko Ichimura
Jeffrey Smith
Petra Todd

Characterizing Selection Bias Using Experimental Data

w6695 Robert Gibbons
Incentives in Organizations

w6686 Daron Acemoglu
Robert Shimer

Efficient Unemployment Insurance

w6681 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Effects of Pensions on Saving: Analysis with Data from the Health and Retirement Study

w6679 Joshua D. Angrist
John H. Johnson
IV

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

w6674 Brian J. Hall
The Pay to Performance Incentives of Executive Stock Options

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

w6658 Daron Acemoglu
Changes in Unemployment and Wage Inequality: An Alternative Theory and Some Evidence

w6651 David Neumark
William Wascher

Minimum Wages and Training Revisited

w6650 David A. Jaeger
Ann Huff Stevens

Is Job Stability in the US Falling? Reconciling Trends in the Current Population Survey and Panel Study of Income Dynamics

w6638 Kevin M. Murphy
W. Craig Riddell
Paul M. Romer

Wages, Skills, and Technology in the United States and Canada

w6634 Rajesh Aggarwal
Andrew A. Samwick

The Other Side of the Tradeoff: The Impact of Risk on Executive Compensation

w6630 Kristin F. Butcher
John DiNardo

The Immigrant and Native-born Wage Distributions: Evidence from United States Censuses

w6626 Edward E. Leamer
Christopher Thornberg

Efforts and Wages: A New Look at the Inter-Industry Wage Differentials

w6613 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Crime and the Timing of Work

w6605 Harry J. Holzer
David Neumark

What Does Affirmative Action Do?

w6586 Rajeev H. Dehejia
Sadek Wahba

Causal Effects in Non-Experimental Studies: Re-Evaluating the Evaluation of Training Programs

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

w6581 David Neumark
Youth Labor Markets in the U.S.: Shopping Around vs. Staying Put

w6579 Edward P. Lazear
Globalization and the Market for Teammates

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

w6571 Andrew B. Bernard
J. Bradford Jensen

Understanding Increasing and Decreasing Wage Inequality

w6565 Jonathan E. Haskel
Matthew J. Slaughter

Does the Sector Bias of Skill-Biased Technical Change Explain Changing Wage Inequality?

w6554 Christopher J. Ruhm
Parental Leave and Child Health

w6537 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Shaping of Higher Education: The Formative Years in the United States, 1890 to 1940

w6536 David Neumark
Mark Schweitzer
William Wascher

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

w6535 Edward P. Lazear
Diversity and Immigration

w6520 David Card
Falling Union Membership and Rising Wage Inequality: What's the Connection?

w6519 David Card
John DiNardo
Eugena Estes

The More Things Change: Immigrants and the Children of Immigrants in the 1940s, the 1970s, and the 1990s

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

w6506 George J. Borjas
The Economic Progress of Immigrants

w6503 Debra Sabatini Dwyer
Olivia S. Mitchell

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

w6496 Susan Athey
Christopher Avery
Peter Zemsky

Mentoring and Diversity

w6489 Cynthia K. Gustafson
Phillip B. Levine

Less-Skilled Workers, Welfare Reform, and the Unemployment Insurance System

w6479 Douglas Kruse
Douglas Mahony

Illegal Child Labor in the United States: Prevalence and Characteristics

w6478 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Social Security Benefits of Immigrants and U.S. Born

w6454 Robert Gibbons
Michael Waldman

A Theory of Wage and Promotion Dynamics in Internal Labor Markets

w6450 Alan B. Krueger
Aaron Siskind

Assessing the Bias in the Consumer Price Index from Survey Data

w6449 David Card
Philip K. Robins
Winston Lin

Would Financial Incentives for Leaving Welfare Lead Some People to Stay on Welfare Longer? An Experimental Evaluation of 'Entry Effects' in the SSP

w6446 John Cawley
James Heckman
Edward Vytlacil

Meritocracy in America: An Examination of Wages Within and Across Occupations

w6445 Julio J. Rotemberg
Cyclical Movements in Wages and Consumption in a Bargaining Model of Unemployment

w6439 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

Human Capital and Social Capital: The Rise of Secondary Schooling in America, 1910 to 1940

w6426 James J. Heckman
Lance Lochner
Christopher Taber

General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tuition Policy

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

w6418 John Donohue III
James J. Heckman
Petra E. Todd

Social Action, Private Choice, and Philanthropy: Understanding the Sources of Improvements in Black Schooling in Georgia, 1911-1960

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

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

w6388 John Cawley
James Heckman
Edward Vytlacil

Understanding the Role of Cognitive Ability in Accounting for the Recent Rise in the Economic Return to Education

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

w6385 Stephen V. Cameron
James J. Heckman

Life Cycle Schooling and Dynamic Selection Bias: Models and Evidence for Five Cohorts

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

w6364 Dani Rodrik
Democracies Pay Higher Wages

w6357 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

The Structure of Wages and Investment in General Training

w6355 Paul Beaudry
Charles Blackorby

Taxes and Employment Subsidies in Optimal Redistribution Programs

w6353 Jeff Grogger
Mike Willis

The Introduction of Crack Cocaine and the Rise in Urban Crime Rates


1997
w6343 Rebecca M. Blank
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow?

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

w6321 Judith K. Hellerstein
David Neumark
Kenneth R. Troske

Market Forces and Sex Discrimination

w6318 John DiNardo
Kevin Hallock
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Unions and Managerial Pay

w6308 Jonathan Gruber
Social Security and Retirement in Canada

w6303 David Neumark
Elizabeth Powers

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

w6299 Eli Berman
Linda T. Bui

band Labor Demand: Evidence from the South Coast Air Basin

w6279 Joseph G. Altonji
Charles R. Pierret

Employer Learning and Statistical Discrimination

w6271 Edward Glaeser
Learning in Cities

w6265 Robert W. Fairlie
Bruce D. Meyer

Does Immigration Hurt African-American Self-Employment?

h0105 Price V. Fishback
Operations of "Unfettered" Labor Markets at the Turn of the Century

w6246 Steven J. Davis
Magnus Henrekson

Explaining National Differences in the Size and Industry Distribution of Employment

w6226 Christopher L. Foote
The Surprising Symmetry of Gross Job Flows

w6213 Brian J. Hall
Jeffrey B. Liebman

Are CEOs Really Paid Like Bureaucrats?

w6212 Wolfgang Franz
Joachim Inkmann
Winfried Pohlmeier
Volker Zimmermann

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

w6209 Daniel Trefler
Immigrants and Natives in General Equilibrium Trade Models

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

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

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

w6195 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Immigration and the Quality of Jobs

w6178 Olivia S. Mitchell
James F. Moore

Retirement Wealth Accumulation and Decumulation: New Developments and Outstanding Opportunities

w6176 George J. Borjas
To Ghetto or Not to Ghetto: Ethnicity and Residential Segregation

w6175 George J. Borjas
Glenn T. Sueyoshi

Ethnicity and the Intergenerational Transmission of Welfare Dependency

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

w6166 Eli Berman
John Bound
Stephen Machin

Implications of Skill-Biased Technological Change: International Evidence

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

Why do Economists Disagree About Policy?

w6146 Alan B. Krueger
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Observations and Conjectures on the U.S. Employment Miracle

w6144 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

Why the United States Led in Education: Lessons from Secondary School Expansion, 1910 to 1940

w6142 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

Adapting to Circumstances: The Evolution of Work, School, and Living Arrangements Among North American Youth

w6132 Paul Beaudry
David Green

Cohort Patterns in Canadian Earnings: Assessing the Role of Skill Premia in Inequality Trends

w6127 David Neumark
William Wascher

Do Minimum Wages Fight Poverty?

w6120 Sandra E. Black
Lisa M. Lynch

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

t0214 John M. Abowd
Bruno Crepon
Francis Kramarz

Moment Estimation with Attrition

t0199 Robert Gibbons
An Introduction to Applicable Game Theory

w6118 Michael Kremer
Why are Worker Cooperatives So Rare?

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

Minimum Wages and Youth Employment in France and the United States

w6110 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz

The Costs of Hiring and Separations

w6109 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz

Internal and External Labor Markets: An Analysis of Matched Longitudinal Employer-Employee Data

w6106 Orley Ashenfelter
Cecilia Rouse

Income, Schooling, and Ability: Evidence from a New Sample of Identical Twins

w6105 James J. Heckman
Jeffrey A. Smith

The Sensitivity of Experimental Impact Estimates: Evidence from the National JTPA Study

w6102 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

The Rising Well-Being of the Young

w6100 David G. Blanchflower
Changes Over Time in Union Relative Wage Effects in Great Britain and the United States

w6097 Peter Diamond
Jonathan Gruber

Social Security and Retirement in the U.S.

w6088 David Neumark
Wendy A. Stock

Age Discrimination Laws and Labor Market Efficiency

w6083 Ciska M. Bosman
Gerard Pfann
Jeff E. Biddle
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Business Success and Businesses' Beauty Capital

w6078 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes: The US and West Germany, 1984-91

w6067 Kristin F. Butcher
Anne Morrison Piehl

Recent Immigrants: Unexpected Implications for Crime and Incarceration

w6054 Dora L. Costa
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888

w6051 Alan B. Krueger
Experimental Estimates of Education Production Functions

w6047 Jeff Grogger
Stephen G. Bronars

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

w6034 Jonathan Gruber
Phillip Levine
Douglas Staiger

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

w6031 Sanders Korenman
David Neumark

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

w6026 John Shea
Does Parents' Money Matter?

w6012 Richard B. Freeman
Spurts in Union Growth: Defining Moments and Social Processes

w6010 Joseph G. Altonji
Nicolas Williams

Do Wages Rise with Job Seniority? A Reassessment

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

w5992 Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett
Kathryn Parker Boudett

Does Acquisition of a GED Lead to More Training, Post-Secondary Education, and Military Service for School Dropouts?

w5988 Richard V. Burkhauser
Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Stephen E. Rhody

Labor Earnings Mobility and Inequality in the United States and Germany During the Growth Years of the 1980s

w5985 Janet Currie
Jonathan Gruber

The Technology of Birth: Health Insurance, Medical Interventions, and Infant Health

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

w5964 Cecilia Elena Rouse
Private School Vouchers and Student Achievement: An Evaluation of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program

w5956 David H. Autor
Lawrence F. Katz
Alan B. Krueger

Computing Inequality: Have Computers Changed the Labor Market?

w5941 Ann P. Bartel
Nachum Sicherman

Technological Change and Wages: An Inter-Industry Analysis

w5940 James D. Adams
Technology, Trade, and Wages

w5931 David S. Salkever
Marisa E. Domino

Within Group "Structural" Tests of Labor-Market Discrimination: A Study of Persons with Serious Disabilities

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

w5924 Alan B. Krueger
Labor Market Shifts and the Price Puzzle Revisited

w5917 Martin Feldstein
Employment Policy of the Middle Reagan Years: What Didn't Happen and Why It Didn't Happen

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

w5891 Alan B. Krueger
Helen Levy

Accounting for the Slowdown in Employer Health Care Costs

w5889 Katherine Baicker
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w5888 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

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

w5881 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser
Jacob L. Vigdor

The Rise and Decline of the American Ghetto

w5869 Morris M. Kleiner
Robert T. Kudrle

Does Regulation Affect Economic Outcomes?: The Case of Dentistry


1996
w5867 Ashley S. Timmer
Jeffrey G. Williamson

Racism, Xenophobia or Markets? The Political Economy of Immigration Policy Prior to the Thirties

w5866 Jonathan Gruber
Disability Insurance Benefits and Labor Supply

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

w5846 Sherwin Rosen
Manufactured Inequality

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

w5831 Jonathan Gruber
Health Insurance for Poor Women and Children in the U.S.: Lessons from the Past Decade

w5829 Jorn-Steffen Pischke
Continuous Training in Germany

w5823 Jacob Mincer
Changes in Wage Inequality, 1970-1990

w5822 Olivier Blanchard
Lawrence F. Katz

What We Know and Do Not Know About the Natural Rate of Unemployment

w5807 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy

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

w5805 Janet Currie
Duncan Thomas

Does Head Start Help Hispanic Children?

w5802 Canice Prendergast
What Happens Within Firms? A Survey of Empirical Evidence on Compensation Policies

w5781 David E. Bloom
Cecilia Conrad
Cynthia Miller

Child Support and Fathers' Remarriage and Fertility

w5778 Joshua D. Angrist
William N. Evans

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

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

w5765 Canice Prendergast
Lars A. Stole

Non-Monetary Exchange Within Firms and Industry

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

w5738 Jonathan Gruber
Cash Welfare as a Consumption Smoothing Mechanism for Single Mothers

t0204 Gary Chamberlain
Guido W. Imbens

Hierarchical Bayes Models with Many Instrumental Variables

t0203 Steven N. Durlauf
Statistical Mechanics Approaches to Socioeconomic Behavior

w5733 David Neumark
Rosella Gardecki

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

w5729 Hao Li
Shewin Rosen

Unraveling in Assignment Markets

w5724 Jennifer Hunt
Has Work-Sharing Worked in Germany?

w5718 Michael Kremer
Eric Maskin

Wage Inequality and Segregation by Skill

w5716 Jennifer Hunt
The Response of Wages and Actual Hours Worked to the Reductions of Standard Hours

w5708 David Card
Alan Krueger

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

w5707 Olivia Mitchell
Jan Olson
Thomas Steinmeier

Construction of the Earnings and Benefits File (EBF) for Use With the Health and Retirement Survey

w5705 Robert Gibbons
Incentives and Careers in Organizations

w5701 David Card
Philip K. Robins

Do Financial Incentives Encourage Welfare Recipients to Work? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation of the Self-Sufficiency Project

t0202 Guido W. Imbens
Judith K. Hellerstein

Imposing Moment Restrictions from Auxiliary Data by Weighting

t0200 Gary Chamberlain
Guido W. Imbens

Nonparametric Applications of Bayesian Inference

w5690 Jeff Dominitz
Charles F. Manski

Perceptions of Economic Insecurity: Evidence from the Survey of Economic Expectations

w5688 Christopher J. Ruhm
The Economic Consequences of Parental Leave Mandates: Lessons from Europe

w5687 David Card
Deregulation and Labor Earnings in the Airline Industry

w5685 John Bound
Harry J. Holzer

Demand Shifts, Population Adjustments, and Labor Market Outcomes during the 1980s

w5679 Lawrence F. Katz
Wage Subsidies for the Disadvantaged

w5672 Edward P. Lazear
Performance Pay and Productivity

w5664 Francine D. Blau
The Gender Pay Gap

w5657 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

The Origins of Technology-Skill Complementarity

w5649 Theodore Eisenberg
Henry S. Farber

The Litigious Plaintiff Hypothesis: Case Selection and Resolution

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?

w5632 Alan B. Krueger
Observations on International Labor Standards and Trade

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

w5621 John T. Addison
Douglas A. Fox
Christopher J. Ruhm

Trade Sensitivity, Technology, and Labor Displacement

w5619 Richard W. Johnson
David Neumark

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

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

w5608 Jonathan Gruber
Julie Berry Cullen

Spousal Labor Supply as Insurance: Does Unemployment Insurance Crowd Outthe Added Worker Effect?

w5606 John E. DiNardo
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

The Returns to Computer Use Revisited: Have Pencils Changed the Wage Structure Too?

w5605 Daron Acemoglu
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

Why Do Firms Train? Theory and Evidence

w5603 Harry Holzer
David Neumark

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

w5596 Henry S. Farber
The Changing Face of Job Loss in the United States, 1981-1993

w5580 Charles Brown
Mary Corcoran

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

w5578 Daniel S. Hamermesh
David Scoones

Multilevel "General Policy Equilibria": Evidence from the American Unemployment Insurance Tax Ceiling

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

w5548 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin
Lori L. Taylor

Aggregation and the Estimated Effects of School Resources

w5547 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

Understanding the 20th Century Growth in U.S. School Spending

w5538 David Card
Dean Hyslop

Does Inflation "Grease the Wheels of the Labor Market"?

w5536 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status

w5535 James J. Heckman
Jeffrey A. Smith
Christopher Taber

What Do Bureaucrats Do? The Effects of Performance Standards and Bureaucratic Preferences on Acceptance into the JTPA Program

w5534 Steven G. Allen
Technology and the Wage Structure

w5523 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Peter J. Hurst

The 1995 NRC Ratings of Doctoral Programs: A Hedonic Model

w5522 Joseph G. Altonji
Fumio Hayashi
Laurence Kotlikoff

The Effects of Income and Wealth on Time and Money Transfers between Parents and Children

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

w5493 John M. Abowd
Laurence Allain

Compensation Structure and Product Market Competition

w5492 Edward Montgomery
John Navin

Cross-State Variation in Medicaid Programs and Female Labor Supply

w5487 David Card
Francis Kramarz
Thomas Lemieux

Changes in the Relative Structure of Wages and Employment: A Comparison of the United States, Canada, and France

w5485 Alan B. Krueger
Jorn-Steffen Pischke

A Statistical Analysis of Crime Against Foreigners in Unified Germany

w5459 Chinhui Juhn
Kevin M. Murphy

Wage Inequality and Family Labor Supply

w5456 Denise DiPasquale
Edward L. Glaeser

The L.A. Riot and the Economics of Urban Unrest

w5454 George J. Borjas
Richard B. Freeman
Lawrence F. Katz

Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market

w5451 Richard B. Freeman
Why Do So Many Young American Men Commit Crimes and What Might We Do About It?

w5450 David Card
Alan B. Krueger

Labor Market Effects of School Quality: Theory and Evidence

w5444 Edward P. Lazear
Incentives in Basic Research

w5438 Joseph G. Altonji
Charles R. Pierret

Employer Learning and the Signaling Value of Education

w5436 Edward P. Lazear
Richard B. Freeman

Relational Investing: The Worker's Perspective

w5435 Richard B. Freeman
Working for Nothing: The Supply of Volunteer Labor

w5430 Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce Sacerdote

Why Is There More Crime in Cities?

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

w5423 Bruce D. Meyer
Dan T. Rosenbaum

Repeat Use of Unemployment Insurance

w5406 Joshua D. Angrist
William N. Evans

Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of the 1970 State Abortion Reforms


1995
w5399 Eric A. Hanushek
Dongwook Kim

Schooling, Labor Force Quality, and Economic Growth

w5393 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Employer Size and The Wage Structure in U.S. Manufacturing

w5390 Ann Huff Stevens
Climbing Out of Poverty, Falling Back In: Measuring the Persistence of Poverty over Multiple Spells

w5388 Janet Currie
Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?

w5387 William C. Horrace
Peter Schmidt
Ann Dryden Witte

Sampling Errors and Confidence Intervals for Order Statistics: Implementing the Family Support Act

w5378 Joseph G. Altonji
Fumio Hayashi
Laurence Kotlikoff

Parental Altruism and Inter Vivos Transfers: Theory and Evidence

w5372 George J. Borjas
Lynette Hilton

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

t0189 Arline T. Geronimus
John Bound
Lisa J. Neidert

On the Validity of Using Census Geocode Characteristics to Proxy Individual Socioeconomic Characteristics

w5368 Janet Currie
Joseph Ferrie

Strikes and the Law in the U.S., 1881-1894: New Evidence on the Origins of American Exceptionalism

w5366 Jeff E. Biddle
Daniel S. Hamermesh

Beauty, Productivity and Discrimination: Lawyers' Looks and Lucre

w5362 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Privatizing Social Security: First Round Effects of a Generic, VoluntaryPrivatized U.S. Social Security System

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

w5343 Ann Huff Stevens
Long-Term Effects of Job Displacement: Evidence from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics

w5334 Edward P. Lazear
Hiring Risky Workers

w5333 Casey Ichniowski
Kathryn Shaw
Giovanna Prennushi

The Effects of Human Resource Management Practices on Productivity

w5331 Susanna Loeb
John Bound

The Effect of Measured School Inputs on Academic Achievement: Evidence from the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s Birth Cohorts

w5315 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Daniel T. Slesnick

Unemployment Insurance and Household Welfare: Microeconomic Evidence 1980-93

w5302 Alan Krueger
Douglas Kruse

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

w5299 Karen E. Dynan
Cecilia Elena Rouse

The Underrepresentation of Women in Economics: A Study of Undergraduate Economics Students

w5288 James Heckman
Anne Layne-Farrar
Petra Todd

The Schooling Quality-Earnings Relationship: Using Economic Theory to Interpret Functional Forms Consistent with the Evidence

t0186 Guido W. Imbens
Phillip Johnson
Richard H. Spady

Information Theoretic Approaches to Inference in Moment Condition Models

w5277 Douglas Kruse
Joseph Blasi

Employee Ownership, Employee Attitudes, and Firm Performance

w5274 James Heckman
Anne Layne-Farrar
Petra Todd

Does Measured School Quality Really Matter? An Examination of the Earnings-Quality Relationship

w5271 Olivia S. Mitchell
Roderick Carr

State and Local Pension Plans

w5270 Phillip B. Levine
Tara A. Gustafson
Ann D. Velenchik

More Bad News for Smokers? The Effects of Cigarette Smoking on Labor Market Outcomes

w5264 Phillip B. Levine
David J. Zimmerman

An Empirical Analysis of the Welfare Magnet Debate Using the NLSY

w5253 Matthew J. Slaughter
Multinational Corporations, Outsourcing, and American Wage Divergence

w5252 Eric M. Engen
Jonathan Gruber

Unemployment Insurance and Precautionary Saving

w5249 Edward P. Lazear
Culture and Language

t0185 James J. Heckman
Instrumental Variables: A Cautionary Tale

t0184 James J. Heckman
Randomization as an Instrumental Variable

w5240 Janet Currie
Duncan Thomas

Race, Children's Cognitive Achievement and The Bell Curve

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

w5230 Sanders Korenman
Christopher Winship

A Reanalysis of The Bell Curve

w5228 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Non-Employment and Health Insurance Coverage

w5224 David Neumark
William Wascher

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

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

w5202 Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz

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

w5201 Patricia M. Anderson
Bruce D. Meyer

The Incidence of a Firm-Varying Payroll Tax: The Case of Unemployment Insurance

w5192 Joshua D. Angrist
Estimating the Labor Market Impact of Voluntary Military Service Using Social Security Data on Military Applicants

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

w5185 Timothy J. Hutton
Jeffrey G. Williamson

The Impact of Imigration on American Labor Markets Prior to the Quotas

w5174 David E. Bloom
Waseen Noor

Is an Integrated Regional Labor Market Emergin in East and Southeast Asia?

w5169 Mary C. Daly
John Bound

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

w5164 Thomas J. Kane
Rising Public College Tuition and College Entry: How Well Do Public Subsidies Promote Access to College?

w5162 Randall W. Eberts
Edward Montgomery

Cyclical versus Secular Movements in Employment Creation and Destruction

w5159 John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum
Timothy Waidmann

Race and Education Differences in Disability Status and Labor Force Attachment

w5150 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Paul J. Pieper
Rachel A. Willis

Would Reducing Tenure Probabilities Increase Faculty Salaries?

w5148 David E. Bloom
Ajay S. Mahal

Does the AIDS Epidemic Really Threaten Economic Growth?

w5144 Michael Boozer
Cecilia Rouse

Intraschool Variation in Class Size: Patterns and Implications

t0181 Joshua D. Angrist
Conditioning on the Probability of Selection to Control Selection Bias

t0150 Joshua D. Angrist
Alan B. Krueger

Split Sample Instrumental Variables

t0127 Joshua D. Angrist
Guido W. Imbens

Average Causal Response with Variable Treatment Intensity

w5137 William T. Dickens
Do Labor Rents Justify Strategic Trade and Industrial Policy?

w5136 Nicholas Barberis
Maxim Boycko
Andrei Shleifer
Natalia Tsukanova

How Does Privatization Work? Evidence from the Russian Shops

w5133 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Measuring Gross Worker and Job Flows

w5127 John Tyler
Richard J. Murnane
Frank Levy

Are Lots of College Graduates Taking High School Jobs? A Reconsiderationof the Evidence

w5124 Derek A. Neal
William R. Johnson

The Role of Pre-Market Factors in Black-White Wage Differences

w5107 Ann P. Bartel
Nachum Sicherman

Technological Change and the Skill Acquisition of Young Workers

w5106 Peter C. Cramton
Joseph S. Tracy

The Use of Replacement Workers in Union Contract Negotiations: The U.S. Experience, 1980-1989

w5105 Peter C. Cramton
Morley Gunderson
Joseph S. Tracy

The Effect of Collective Bargaining Legislation on Strikes and Wages

t0180 John M. Abowd
Bruno Crepon
Francis Kramarz
Alain Trognon

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

w5093 John DiNardo
Nicole M. Fortin
Thomas Lemieux

Labor Market Institutions and the Distribution of Wages, 1973-1992: A Semiparametric Approach

w5092 David Neumark
William Wascher

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

w5081 Robert J. Gordon
Is There a Tradeoff between Unemployment and Productivity Growth?

w5077 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
Antoine Moreau

Product Quality and Worker Quality

t0178 Joshua D. Angrist
Kathryn Graddy
Guido W. Imbens

Non-Parametric Demand Analysis with an Application to the Demand for Fish

w5076 Richard J. Murnane
John B. Willett
Frank Levy

The Growing Importance of Cognitive Skills in Wage Determination

w5072 Joseph G. Altonji
Thomas A. Dunn

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

w5066 Phillip B. Levine
Amy B. Trainor
David J. Zimmerman

The Effect of Medicaid Abortion Funding Restrictions on Abortions, Pregnancies, and Births

w5065 Christopher J. Ruhm
Jackqueline L. Teague

Parental Leave Policies in Europe and North America

w5058 David Card
Brian P. McCall

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

w5053 Jonathan Gruber
The Incidence of Payroll Taxation: Evidence from Chile

w5044 David Neumark
Andrew Postlewaite

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

w5042 Ricardo J. Caballero
Eduardo M.R.A. Engel
John Haltiwanger

Aggregate Employment Dynamics: Building From Microeconomic Evidence

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

w5037 Robert E. Baldwin
The Effects of Trade and Foreign Direct Investment on Employment and Relative Wages

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

w5026 Edward L. Glaeser
Bruce Sacerdote
Jose A. Scheinkman

Crime and Social Interactions

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

Sex Discrimination in Restaurant Hiring: An Audit Study

w5014 Henry S. Farber
Are Lifetime Jobs Disappearing? Job Duration in the United States: 1973-1993

w5005 Henry S. Farber
Joanne Gowa

Common Interests or Common Polities? Reinterpreting the Democratic Peace

t0172 Joshua D. Angrist
Guido W. Imbens
Alan Krueger

Jackknife Instrumental Variables Estimation

t0118 Joshua D. Angrist
Guido W. Imbens

Identification and Estimation of Local Average Treatment Effects

w5003 Sherwin Rosen
Public Employment, Taxes and the Welfare State in Sweden

w5001 Patricia M. Anderson
Simon M. Burgess

Empirical Matching Functions: Estimation and Interpretation Using Disaggregate Data

w4996 Alan L. Gustman
F. Thomas Juster

Income and Wealth of Older American Households: Modeling Issues for Public Policy Analysis


1994
w4968 Christina H. Paxson
Nachum Sicherman

The Dynamics of Dual-Job Holding and Job Mobility

w4960 Patricia M. Anderson
Bruce D. Meyer

The Effects of Unemployment Insurance Taxes and Benefits on Layoffs Using Firm and Individual Data

w4956 Timothy Besley
Anne Case

Unnatural Experiments? Estimating the Incidence of Endogenous Policies

w4955 George J. Borjas
The Economic Benefits from Immigration

w4953 Tasneem Chipty
Ann Dryden Witte

Economic Effects of Quality Regulations in the Daycare Industry

w4950 Joseph G. Altonji
Thomas A. Dunn

An Intergenerational Model of Wages, Hours and Earnings

w4949 William N. Evans
Edward Montgomery

Education and Health: Where There's Smoke There's an Instrument

w4947 Price V. Fishback
Shawn Everett Kantor

Did Workers Pay for the Passage of Workers' Compensation Laws?

w4945 Anders Bjorklund
Richard B. Freeman

Generating Equality and Eliminating Poverty, The Swedish Way

t0170 Bruce D. Meyer
Natural and Quasi- Experiments in Economics

w4941 Jonathan Gruber
Jeffrey D. Kubik

Disability Insurance Rejection Rates and the Labor Supply of Older Workers

w4939 Helen V. Tauchen
Ann Dryden Witte

The Dynamics of Domestic Violence: Does Arrest Matter?

w4937 Jeff Dominitz
Charles F. Manski

Using Expectations Data to Study Subjective Income Expectations

w4936 Jeff Dominitz
Charles F. Manski

Eliciting Student Expectations of the Returns to Schooling

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

w4927 Robert E. Lipsey
Foreign-Owned Firms and U.S. Wages

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

w4922 Christopher L. Erikson
Andrea Ichino

Wage Differentials in Italy: Market Forces, Institutions, and Inflation

w4918 Richard B. Freeman
Edward P. Lazear

An Economic Analysis of Works Councils

w4917 John M. Abowd
Francis Kramarz
David N. Margolis

High Wage Workers and High Wage Firms

w4916 James M. Poterba
Government Intervention in the Markets for Education and Health Care: How and Why?

w4913 George J. Borjas
Bernt Bratsberg

Who Leaves? The Outmigration of the Foreign-Born

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

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

w4910 Richard B. Freeman
Crime and the Job Market

w4906 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Aging and Productivity, Rationality and Matching: Evidence from Economists

w4903 Assaf Razin
Efraim Sadka

Resisting Migration: The Problems of Wage Rigidity and the Social Burden

w4889 Mark Hooker
Michael Knetter

Unemployment Effects of Military Spending: Evidence from a Panel of States

w4880 Douglas Holtz-Eakin
John R. Penrod
Harvey S. Rosen

Health Insurance and the Supply of Entrepreneurs

w4874 Brandice J. Canes
Harvey S. Rosen

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

h0061 Joshua L. Rosenbloom
Was There a National Labor Market at the End of the Nineteenth Century? Intercity and Interregional Variation in Male Earnings in Manufacturing

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

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

w4859 Francis X. Diebold
David Neumark
Daniel Polsky

Job Stability in the United States

w4853 Rebecca M. Blank
Christine C. George
Rebecca A. London

State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment

t0166 James Heckman
Jeffrey Smith
Christopher Taber

Accounting for Dropouts in Evaluations of Social Experiments

w4844 Jacob Mincer
Investment in U.S. Education and Training

w4838 Jacob Mincer
The Production of Human Capital and the Lifecycle of Earnings: Variations on a Theme

w4832 David Card
Earnings, Schooling, and Ability Revisited

w4831 Alan Krueger
Cecilia Rouse

New Evidence on Workplace Education

w4828 Frederick Flyer
Sherwin Rosen

The New Economics of Teachers and Education

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

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

Retirement Research Using the Health and Retirement Survey

t0160 Nancy Cole
Janet Currie

Reported Income in the NLSY: Consistency Checks and Methods for Cleaningthe Data

w4808 Linda Bell
Richard Freeman

Why Do Americans and Germans Work Different Hours?

w4802 Anders Forslund
Alan B. Krueger

An Evaluation of the Swedish Active Labor Market Policy: New and Received Wisdom

w4798 Roland Benabou
Education, Income Distribution and Growth: The Local Connection

w4797 Richard B. Freeman
Morris M. Kleiner

Do Unions Make Enterprises Insolvent?

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

w4787 Patricia M. Anderson
Bruce D. Meyer

"Unemployment Insurance Benefits and Takeup Rates"

w4784 Victor R. Fuchs
Diane M. Reklis

Mathematical Achievement in Eighth Grade: Interstate and Racial Differences

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

w4770 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Estimating a Wage Curve for Britain 1973-1990

w4757 Alan B. Krueger
The Effect of the Minimum Wage When It Really Bites: A Reexamination of the Evidence from Puerto Rico

t0158 David Neumark
Biases in Twin Estimates of the Return to Schooling: A Note on Recent Research

t0157 James J. Heckman
Christopher R. Taber

Econometric Mixture Models and More General Models for Unobservables in Duration Analysis

t0156 Joseph G. Altonji
Lewis M. Segal

Small Sample Bias in GMM Estimation of Covariance Structures

w4755 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

Changing Wage Structure and Black-White Differentials Among Men and Women: A Longitudinal Analysis

w4754 McKinley L. Blackburn
David E. Bloom

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

w4750 Jonathan Gruber
The Consumption Smoothing Benefits of Unemployment Insurance

w4748 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

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

w4742 Richard Dickens
Stephen Machin
Alan Manning

The Effects of Minimum Wages on Employment: Theory and Evidence from the US

w4740 David G. Blanchflower
Richard B. Freeman

The Legacy of Communist Labor Relations

w4733 Richard Disney
Amanda Gosling
Stephen Machin

British Unions in Decline: An Examination of the 1980s Fall in Trade Union Recognition

w4732 Amanda Gosling
Stephen Machin

Trade Unions and the Dispersion of Earnings in British Establishments, 1980-90

w4729 Jill Constantine
David Neumark

Training and the Growth of Wage Inequality

w4728 Edward L. Glaeser
David C. Mare

Cities and Skills

w4716 Edward E. Leamer
Trade, Wages and Revolving Door Ideas

w4688 David Neumark
Paul Taubman

Why Do Wage Profiles Slope Upwards? Tests of the General Human Capital Model

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

w4678 Francine D. Blau
Lawrence M. Kahn

International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces

w4674 Steven G. Allen
Developments in Collective Bargaining in Construction in the 1980s and 1990s

w4672 David E. Bloom
Gilles Grenier
Morley Gunderson

The Changing Labor Market Position of Canadian Immigrants

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

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

w4664 Steven G. Allen
Updated Notes on the Interindustry Wage Structure

w4641 George J. Borjas
Long-Run Convergence of Ethnic Skill Differentials

w4632 Olivia S. Mitchell
Ping Lung Hsin

"Public Sector Pension Governance and Performance"

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

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

w4617 David Neumark
William Wascher

Minimum Wage Effects and Low-Wage Labor Markets: A Disequilibrium Approach

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

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

w4609 Joseph Tracy
Joel Waldfogel

The Best Business Schools: A Market Based Approach

t0149 Nancy Clements
James Heckman
Jeffrey Smith

Making the Most Out Of Social Experiments: Reducing the Intrinsic Uncertainty in Evidence from Randomized Trials with an Application to the JTPA Exp


1993
w4600 David A. Wise
Steven F. Venti

The Wealth of Cohorts: Retirement Saving and the Changing Assets of Older Americans

w4593 John A. Ausink
David A. Wise

The Military Pension, Compensation, and Retirement of U.S. Air Force Pilots

w4589 Jonathan Gruber
Maria Hanratty

The Labor Market Effects of Introducing National Health Insurance: Evidence from Canada

w4585 Guido W. Imbens
Lisa M. Lynch

Re-Employment Probabilities over the Business Cycle

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

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

The Influence of Nonmarital Childbearing on the Formation of First Marriages

w4557 Dietmar Harhoff
Thomas J. Kane

Financing Apprenticeship Training: Evidence from Germany

w4556 George J. Borjas
Valerie A. Ramey

Foreign Competition, Market Power and Wage Inequality: Theory and Evidence

t0148 Charles F. Manski
The Mixing Problem in Program Evaluation

w4542 Douglas L. Kruse
Does Profit Sharing Affect Productivity?

w4541 Katharine G. Abraham
Susan N. Houseman

Earnings Inequality in Germany

w4539 Janet Currie
Welfare and the Well-Being of Children: The Relative Effectiveness of Cash and In-Kind Transfers

w4528 David Card
Lawrence F. Katz
Alan B. Krueger

An Evaluation of Recent Evidence on the Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages

w4518 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jeff E. Biddle

Beauty and the Labor Market

t0146 George J. Borjas
Glenn T. Sueyoshi

A Two-Stage Estimator for Probit Models with Structural Group Effects

w4548 Susan N. Houseman
Katharine G. Abraham

Labor Adjustment Under Different Institutional Structures: A Case Study of Germany and The United States

w4509 David Card
Alan B. Krueger

Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast Food Industry in New Jersey and Pennsylvania

w4492 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger
Scott Schuh

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

w4491 Orley Ashenfelter
David J. Zimmerman

Estimates of the Returns to Schooling From Sibling Data: Fathers, Sons and Brothers

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

w4480 George Baker
Robert Gibbons
Kevin J. Murphy

Subjective Performance Measures in Optimal Incentive Contracts

w4479 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Limited Insurance Portability and Job Mobility: The Effects of Public Policy on Job-Lock

w4468 Katharine G. Abraham
Susan K. Taylor

Firms' Use of Outside Contractors: Theory and Evidence

w4464 Richard B. Freeman
Robert Gibbons

Getting Together and Breaking Apart: The Decline of Centralised Collective Bargaining

w4461 Kevin Lang
William T. Dickens

Bilateral Search as an Explanation for Labor Market Segmentation and Other Anomalies

w4447 Orley Ashenfelter
David Bloom

Lawyers as Agents of the Devil in a Prisoner's Dilemma Game

w4432 Janet Currie
Lucia Nixon
Nancy Cole

Restrictions on Medicaid Funding of Abortion: Effects on Pregnancy Resolutions and Birth Weight

w4431 Scott Boggess
John Bound

Did Criminal Activity Increase During the 1980s? Comparisons Across Data Sources

w4429 Rebecca M. Blank
Patricia Ruggles

When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation

w4428 James Heckman
Assessing Clinton's Program on Job Training, Workfare, and Education in the Workplace

w4427 Canice Prendergast
Robert H. Topel

Favoritism in Organizations

w4424 Olivia S. Mitchell
Retirement Systems in Developed and Developing Countries: Institutional Features, Economic Effects, and Lessons for Economies in Transition

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

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

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

w4406 Janet Currie
Duncan Thomas

Does Head Start Make a Difference?

w4403 Sherwin Rosen
Kevin M. Murphy
Jose A. Scheinkman

Cattle Cycles

w4402 Sara De La Rica
Thomas Lemieux

Does Public Health Insurance Reduce Labor Market Flexibility or Encourage the Underground Economy? Evidence from Spain and the United States

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

w4390 Katharine G. Abraham
Susan N. Houseman

Does Employment Protection Inhibit Labor Market Flexibility? Lessons from Germany, France, and Belgium

w4388 Douglas Holtz-Eakin
Health Insurance Provision and Labor Market Efficiency in the United States

w4386 Tadashi Yamada
Tetsuji Yamada

The Allocation of Time: Young Versus Elderly Households in Japan

w4384 David G. Blanchflower
Richard B. Freeman

Did the Thatcher Reforms Change British Labour Performance?

t0137 John Bound
David A. Jaeger
Regina Baker

The Cure Can Be Worse than the Disease: A Cautionary Tale Regarding Instrumental Variables

t0136 J.D. Angrist
Guido W. Imbens
D.B. Rubin

Identification of Causal Effects Using Instrumental Variables

w4371 Henry S. Farber
Michael J. White

A Comparison of Formal and Informal Dispute Resolution in Medical Malpractice

w4365 David Card
Thomas Lemieux

Wage Dispersion, Returns to Skill, and Black-White Wage Differentials

w4356 Ronald G. Ehrenberg
Donna S. Rothstein

Do Historically Black Institutions of Higher Education Confer Unique Advantages on Black Students: An Initial Analysis

w4348 Janet Currie
Bruce Fallick

"The Minimum Wage and the Employment of Youth: Evidence from the NLSY"

w4346 Jagadeesh Gokhale
Erica L. Groshen
David Neumark

Do Hostile Takeovers Reduce Extramarginal Wage Payments?

w4345 Claudia Goldin
The Political Economy of Immigration Restriction in the United States, 1890 to 1921

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