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Postal address:Department of Economics Cornell University 268 Ives Hall Ithaca, NY 14853-3901
Workplace:Department of Economics, Cornell University, (more information at EDIRC)
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), (more information at EDIRC)
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
CESifo, (more information at EDIRC)
DIW Berlin (Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung) (German Institute for Economic Research (DIW)), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2013

  1. Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Immigration and the Distribution of Incomes
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (5)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970-2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Demography (2013)

2011

  1. Substitution Between Individual and Cultural Capital: Pre-Migration Labor Supply, Culture and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Woman
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2013)

2010

  1. Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2010)

2008

  1. Gender, Source Country Characteristics and Labor Market Assimilation Among Immigrants: 1980-2000
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2008) Downloads
  2. The Transmission of Women's Fertility, Human Capital and Work Orientation Across Immigrant Generations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2013)

2006

  1. Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980-2000
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2007)
  2. New Evidence on Gender Difference in Promotion Rates: An Empirical Analysis of a Sample of New Hires
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (2006) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The U.S. Gender Pay Gap in the 1990s: Slowing Convergence
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (2006) Downloads View citations (10)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in Industrial and Labor Relations Review (2006)

2005

  1. Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Chapter (2007)

2004

  1. Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher U.S. Wage Inequality?
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2005)

2002

  1. Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (50)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (16)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2007)
  2. The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2004)
  3. The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: Evidence from the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)

2001

  1. Comparative Analysis of Labor Market Outcomes: Lessons for the US from International Long-Run Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (69)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2003)

2000

  1. Gender Differences in Pay
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (245)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2000)
  2. Understanding Young Women's Marriage Decisions: The Role of Labor and Marriage Market Conditions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Journal Article in Industrial and Labor Relations Review (2000)

1998

  1. Continuing Progress? Trends in Occupational Segregation in the United States Over the 1970s and 1980s
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Feminist Economics (1998)

1997

  1. Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes: The US and West Germany, 1984-91
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Trends in the Well-Being of American Women, 1970-1995
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (1998)

1996

  1. The Gender Pay Gap
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in The Economists' Voice (2007)

1994

  1. International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (225)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1996)
  2. The Impact of Wage Structure on Trends in U.S. Gender Wage Differentials 1975-1987
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1992

  1. Race and Gender Pay Differentials
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  2. The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Chapter (1995)

1991

  1. Black-White Earnings Over the 1970s and 1980s: Gender Differences in Trends
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (1992)
  2. The Fertility of Immigrant Women: Evidence from High Fertility Source Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Chapter (1992)

1990

  1. Black-White Differences in Wealth and Asset Composition
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (63)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1990)
  2. Career Plans and Expectations of Young Women and Men: The Earnings Gap and Labor Force Participation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (1991)
  3. Maternal Labor Supply and Children's Cognitive Development
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (1992)
  4. Women's Work, Women's Lives: A Comparative Economic Perspective
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1989

  1. Wage and Employment Uncertainty and the Labor Force Participation Decisions of Married Women
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Erratum to: Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970–2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System
    Demography, 2013, 50, (2), 493-494 Downloads
  2. Female Labor Supply: Why Is the United States Falling Behind?
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 251-56 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 31, (S1), S17 - S58 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  4. The transmission of women’s fertility, human capital, and work orientation across immigrant generations
    Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26, (2), 405-435 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  5. Trends in Occupational Segregation by Gender 1970–2009: Adjusting for the Impact of Changes in the Occupational Coding System
    Demography, 2013, 50, (2), 471-492 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Gender, Source Country Characteristics, and Labor Market Assimilation among Immigrants
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (1), 43-58 Downloads View citations (26)

2010

  1. Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial
    American Economic Review, 2010, 100, (2), 348-52 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2007

  1. Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980–2000
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2007, 25, 393-438 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. Labor market institutions and demographic employment patterns
    Journal of Population Economics, 2007, 20, (4), 833-867 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. The Gender Pay Gap
    The Economists' Voice, 2007, 4, (4), 1-6 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

2006

  1. Report of the Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 519-526 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The U.S. gender pay gap in the 1990s: slowing convergence
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2006, 60, (1), 45-66 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher U.S. Wage Inequality?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (1), 184-193 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Does affirmative action work?
    Regional Review, 2005, (Q 1), 38-40 Downloads

2004

  1. Panel Discussion
    American Economic Review, 2004, 94, (2), 286-290 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (2) Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2003

  1. The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: An Evaluation of Alternative Explanations: Comment
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (1), 429-447 Downloads View citations (28)
  2. Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, 21, (1), 106-144 Downloads View citations (156)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2000

  1. Gender Differences in Pay
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, 14, (4), 75-99 Downloads View citations (222)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Understanding young women's marriage decisions: The role of labor and marriage market conditions
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2000, 53, (4), 624-647 View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

1999

  1. Analyzing the gender pay gap
    The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 1999, 39, (5), 625-646 Downloads View citations (7)

1998

  1. Continuing Progress? Trends in Occupational Segregation in the United States over the 1970s and 1980s
    Feminist Economics, 1998, 4, (3), 29-71 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  2. Trends in the Well-Being of American Women, 1970-1995
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1998, 36, (1), 112-165 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1997

  1. Swimming Upstream: Trends in the Gender Wage Differential in 1980s
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1997, 15, (1), 1-42 Downloads View citations (86)

1996

  1. International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces
    Journal of Political Economy, 1996, 104, (4), 791-836 Downloads View citations (246)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  2. Symposium on Primary and Secondary Education
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1996, 10, (4), 3-8 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Wage Structure and Gender Earnings Differentials: An International Comparison
    Economica, 1996, 63, (250), S29-62 Downloads View citations (114)

1994

  1. Rising Wage Inequality and the U.S. Gender Gap
    American Economic Review, 1994, 84, (2), 23-28 Downloads View citations (27)

1992

  1. Black-White Earnings over the 1970s and 1980s: Gender Differences in Trends
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1992, 74, (2), 276-86 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Maternal Labor Supply and Children's Cognitive Development
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1992, 74, (3), 474-81 Downloads View citations (124)
    See also Working Paper (1990)
  3. The Gender Earnings Gap: Learning from International Comparisons
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 533-38 Downloads View citations (105)

1991

  1. Career Plans and Expectations of Young Women and Men: The Earnings Gap and Labor Force Participation
    Journal of Human Resources, 1991, 26, (4), 581-607 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (1990)
  2. Real Wage and Employment Uncertainty and the Labor Force Participation Decisions of Married Women
    Economic Inquiry, 1991, 29, (4), 678-95 View citations (2)

1990

  1. Black-White Differences in Wealth and Asset Composition
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1990, 105, (2), 321-39 Downloads View citations (115)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1988

  1. Trends in earnings differentials by gender, 1971û1981
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 1988, 41, (4), 513-529 View citations (8)

1987

  1. Discrimination: Empirical Evidence from the United States
    American Economic Review, 1987, 77, (2), 316-20 Downloads View citations (29)

1984

  1. The use of transfer payments by immigrants
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 1984, 37, (2), 222-239 View citations (31)

1983

  1. Job Search and Unionized Employment
    Economic Inquiry, 1983, 21, (3), 412-30 View citations (2)

1981

  1. Causes and Consequences of Layoffs
    Economic Inquiry, 1981, 19, (2), 270-96 View citations (15)
  2. Race and sex differences in quits by young workers
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 1981, 34, (4), 563-577 View citations (45)

1979

  1. Occupational Segregation by Sex: Trends and Prospects
    Journal of Human Resources, 1979, 14, (2), 197-210 Downloads View citations (25)

1972

  1. "Women's Place" in the Labor Market
    American Economic Review, 1972, 62, (2), 161-66 View citations (1)

Books

2012

  1. Gender, Inequality, and Wages
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (2)

2009

  1. Wage Inequality
    Books, American Enterprise Institute Downloads

Chapters

2013

  1. Comment on "The Female Labor Force and Long-run Development: The American Experience in Comparative Perspective"
    A chapter in Human Capital in History: The American Record, 2013 Downloads

2007

  1. Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans
    A chapter in Mexican Immigration to the United States, 2007, pp 57-106 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2000

  1. Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes (The United States and West Germany, 1984-1991)
    A chapter in Youth Employment and Joblessness in Advanced Countries, 2000, pp 107-168 Downloads

1999

  1. Institutions and laws in the labor market
    Chapter 25 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1999, vol. 3, Part A, pp 1399-1461 Downloads View citations (74)

1995

  1. The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence
    A chapter in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, 1995, pp 105-144 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1992

  1. The Fertility of Immigrant Women: Evidence from High-Fertility Source Countries
    A chapter in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, 1992, pp 93-134 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
 
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