Labor Markets in the Aftermath of the Great Recession

David Card and Alexandre Mas, organizers

Conference held May 17-18, 2013
Published in January 2016 by Journal of Labor Economics, Volume 34, Number S1, part 2

NBER Program(s):LS, EFG

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Table of Contents

Introduction: The Labor Market in the Aftermath of the Great Recession: David Card, Alexandre Mas (p. 1 - 6) (bibliographic info)
1. Long-Term Unemployment and the Great Recession: The Role of Composition, Duration Dependence, and Nonparticipation: Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, Matthew J. Notowidigdo, Lawrence F. Katz (p. 7 - 54) (bibliographic info)
2. Did the Job Ladder Fail after the Great Recession?: Giuseppe Moscarini, Fabien Postel-Vinay (p. 55 - 93) (bibliographic info)
3. Unemployment in the Great Recession: A Comparison of Germany, Canada, and the United States: Florian Hoffmann, Thomas Lemieux (p. 95 - 139) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. Import Competition and the Great US Employment Sag of the 2000s: Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, Brendan Price (p. 141 - 198) (bibliographic info)
5. The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks: Paul Beaudry, David A. Green, Benjamin M. Sand (p. 199 - 247) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
6. Wage Adjustment in the Great Recession and Other Downturns: Evidence from the United States and Great Britain: Michael W. L. Elsby, Donggyun Shin, Gary Solon (p. 246 - 291) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
7. Reallocation in the Great Recession: Cleansing or Not?: Lucia Foster, Cheryl Grim, John Haltiwanger (p. 293 - 331) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
8. Making Do With Less: Working Harder during Recessions: Edward P. Lazear, Kathryn L. Shaw, Christopher Stanton (p. 333 - 360) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
9. Cashier or Consultant? Entry Labor Market Conditions, Field of Study, and Career Success: Joseph G. Altonji, Lisa B. Kahn, Jamin D. Speer (p. 361 - 401) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
10. The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same? The Safety Net and Poverty in the Great Recession: Marianne Bitler, Hilary Hoynes (p. 403 - 444) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
11. Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession: Andreas I. Mueller, Jesse Rothstein, Till M. von Wachter (p. 445 - 475) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
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