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Working Papers

2014

  1. America's Jobs Challenges and the Continuing Role of the U.S. Department of Labor
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Industrial and Labor Relations Review (2014)
  2. Long-Term Unemployment and the Great Recession: The Role of Composition, Duration Dependence, and Non-Participation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Value of Postsecondary Credentials in the Labor Market: An Experimental Study
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2013

  1. Achieving Escape Velocity: Neighborhood and School Interventions to Reduce Persistent Inequality
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2013)
  2. For-Profit Colleges
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
  3. Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2013)
  4. Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Chapter (2013)

2012

  1. Neighborhood Effects on the Long-Term Well-Being of Low-Income Adults
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Notes on Behavioral Economics and Labor Market Policy
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in IZA Journal of Labor Policy (2012)
  3. The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2012)
  4. The Most Egalitarian of All Professions: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. Neighborhoods, Obesity and Diabetes –-- A Randomized Social Experiment
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Putting the "Co" in Education: Timing, Reasons, and Consequences of College Coeduction from 1835 to the Present
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Capital (2011)
  3. The Cost of Workplace Flexibility for High-Powered Professionals
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Financial and Corporate Sectors
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2010)

2009

  1. Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Corporate and Financial Sectors
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Future of Inequality: The Other Reason Education Matters So Much
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads

2008

  1. Transitions: Career and Family Life Cycles of the Educational Elite
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2008)
  2. What Can We Learn about Neighborhood Effects from the Moving to Opportunity Experiment?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (8)

2007

  1. Long-Run Changes in the U.S. Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (24)
  2. The Race between Education and Technology: The Evolution of U.S. Educational Wage Differentials, 1890 to 2005
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (30)

2006

  1. The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (102)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (78)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2006)
  2. The Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (106)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2006)

2005

  1. Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2002) Downloads View citations (30)
    CIRANO Working Papers, CIRANO (2002) Downloads View citations (16)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2005)
  2. Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2007)
  3. Rising Wage Inequality: The Role of Composition and Prices
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (66)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (81)
  4. The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Chapter (2007)
  5. Trends in U. S. Wage Inequality: Re-Assessing the Revisionists
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (66)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (106)

2004

  1. Beyond Treatment Effects: Estimating the Relationship Between Neighborhood Poverty and Individual Outcomes in the MTO Experiment
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2004) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. MOVING TO OPPORTUNITY AND TRANQUILITY: NEIGHBORHOOD EFFECTS ON ADULT ECONOMIC SELF-SUFFICIENCY AND HEALTH FROM A RANDOMIZED HOUSING VOUCHER EXPERIMENT
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2004) Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Neighborhood Effects on Crime for Female and Male Youth: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Experiment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2005)
  4. YOUTH CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR IN THE MOVING TO OPPORTUNITY EXPERIMENT
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. Mass Secondary Schooling and the State
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (30)
  2. The "Virtues" of the Past: Education in the First Hundred Years of the New Republic
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)

2002

  1. The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women’s Career and Marriage Decisions
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (72)

2001

  1. Bullets Don't Got No Name: Consequences of Fear in the Ghetto
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. (2001) Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Education and Income in the Early 20th Century: Evidence from the Prairies
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1999) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Education and Income in the Early Twentieth Century: Evidence from the Prairies
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2000)
  3. Moving to Opportunity in Boston: Early Results of a Randomized Mobility Experiment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (2000) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2001)
  4. The Early Impacts of Moving to Opportunity in Boston
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Center for Economic Policy Studies. Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and Wellbeing. (2000) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Career and Marriage Decisions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2002)

1999

  1. Prevailing Wage Laws and Construction Labor Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Industrial and Labor Relations Review (2001)
  2. The High-pressure U.S. Labor Market of the 1990s
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (1999)
  3. The Returns to Skill in the United States across the Twentieth Century
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (77)
  4. Wage Dynamics: Reconciling Theory and Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (162)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1999)

1998

  1. Human Capital and Social Capital: The Rise of Secondary Schooling in America, 1910 to 1940
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)
  2. The Shaping of Higher Education: The Formative Years in the United States, 1890 to 1940
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (1999)

1997

  1. A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Chapter (1998)
  2. Computing Inequality: Have Computers Changed the Labor Market?
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (24)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1997) Downloads View citations (54)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1998)
  3. Why the United States Led in Education: Lessons from Secondary School Expansion, 1910 to 1940
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (27)

1996

  1. Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (95)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1996)
  2. The Origins of Technology-Skill Complementarity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1998)
  3. Wage Subsidies for the Disadvantaged
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (62)
  4. What We Know and Do Not Know About the Natural Rate of Unemployment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics (1996) View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (1997)

1995

  1. The Decline of Non-Competing Groups: Changes in the Premium to Education, 1890 to 1940
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

1993

  1. A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (64)
  2. A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages in Four OECD Countries
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE View citations (15)
    See also Chapter (1995)
  3. An Evaluation of Recent Evidence on the Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Comment on David Neumark and William Wascher, 'Employment Effects of Minimum and Subminimum Wages: Panel Data on State Minimum Wage Laws'
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (10)

1992

  1. Rising Inequality? Changes in the Distribution of Income and Consumption in the 1980s
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1992)
  2. The Effect of the Minimum Wage on the Fast Food Industry
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (48)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (1992) View citations (81)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1992) Downloads View citations (90)

    See also Journal Article in Industrial and Labor Relations Review (1992)

1991

  1. CHANCES IN THE STRUCTURE OF WAGES IN THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (36)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (1991) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Changes in Relative Wages, 1963-1987: Supply and Demand Factors
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (1991) View citations (95)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1992)
  3. Layoffs and Lemons
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (209)
    Also in Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics (1989) View citations (24)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (1989) Downloads View citations (2)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1989) Downloads View citations (196)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (1991)
  4. ON THE LABOR MARKET EFFECTS OF IMMIGRATION AND TRADE
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (84)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (25)

    See also Chapter (1992)
  5. THE COMPANY YOU KEEP: THE EFFECTS OF FAMILY AND NEIGHBORHOOD ON DISADVANTAGED YOUNTHS
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (9)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (342)
  6. THE EFFECT OF THE NEW MINIMUM WAGE LAW IN A LOW-WAGE LABOR MARKET
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (1991) Downloads View citations (4)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (6)

1989

  1. Changes in the Structure of Wages: The U.S. versus Japan
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
  2. DOES UNMEASURED ABILITY EXPLAIN INTER-INDUSTRY WAGE DIFFERENCES
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics View citations (17)
  3. Does Unmeasured Ability Explain Inter-Industry Wage Differentials?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (61)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1992)
  4. Employee Crime and the Monitoring Puzzle
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (49)
  5. Employee Crime, Monitoring, and the Efficiency Wage Hypothesis
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

1988

  1. Can Inter-Industry Wage Differentials Justify Strategic Trade Policy?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Chapter (1989)
  2. Job Queues and Wages: New Evidence on the Minimum Wage and Inter-Industry Wage Structure
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (1988) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. The Impact of the Potential Duration of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1988) Downloads View citations (188)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1990)
  4. Unemployment Insurance, Recall Expectations, And Unemployment Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1990)
  5. Workers' Trust Funds and the Logic of Wage Profiles
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1989)

1987

  1. Cyclical Unemployment: Sectoral Shifts or Aggregate Disturbances?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics (1986) Downloads View citations (147)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1986)
  2. Inter-Industry Wage Differences and Theories of Wage Determination
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (64)
  3. The Interjurisdictional Effects of Growth Controls on Housing Prices
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law and Economics (1987)

1986

  1. Are Efficiency Wages Efficient?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Do Deferred Wages Dominate Involuntary Unemployment as a Worker Discipline Device?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Efficiency Wage Theories: A Partial Evaluation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (129)
    See also Chapter (1986)
  4. Interindustry Wage Differences and Industry Characteristics
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (162)
  5. Layoffs, Recall and the Duration of Unemployment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (56)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. America’s Jobs Challenges and the Continuing Role of the U.S. Department of Labor
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2014, 67, (2.5), 578-583 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Achieving Escape Velocity: Neighborhood and School Interventions to Reduce Persistent Inequality
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 232-37 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 226-31 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Notes on behavioral economics and labor market policy
    IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2012, 1, (1), 1-14 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012, 26, (1), 139-64 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Putting the “Co” in Education: Timing, Reasons, and Consequences of College Coeducation from 1835 to the Present
    Journal of Human Capital, 2011, 5, (4), 377 - 417 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Dynamics of the Gender Gap for Young Professionals in the Financial and Corporate Sectors
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2010, 2, (3), 228-55 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2008

  1. Transitions: Career and Family Life Cycles of the Educational Elite
    American Economic Review, 2008, 98, (2), 363-69 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Trends in U.S. Wage Inequality: Revising the Revisionists
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2008, 90, (2), 300-323 Downloads View citations (222)

2007

  1. Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects
    Econometrica, 2007, 75, (1), 83-119 Downloads View citations (153)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Long-Run Changes in the Wage Structure: Narrowing, Widening, Polarizing
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 2007, 38, (2), 135-168 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. What Does Performance in Graduate School Predict? Graduate Economics Education and Student Outcomes
    American Economic Review, 2007, 97, (2), 512-520 Downloads View citations (5)

2006

  1. The Homecoming of American College Women: The Reversal of the College Gender Gap
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2006, 20, (4), 133-156 Downloads View citations (106)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. The Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 189-194 Downloads View citations (121)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2005, 23, (4), 681-724 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Neighborhood Effects on Crime for Female and Male Youth: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Experiment
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, 120, (1), 87-130 View citations (111)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Prison Conditions, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence
    American Law and Economics Review, 2003, 5, (2), 318-343 View citations (23)

2002

  1. The Power of the Pill: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Career and Marriage Decisions
    Journal of Political Economy, 2002, 110, (4), 730-770 Downloads View citations (158)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2001

  1. Moving To Opportunity In Boston: Early Results Of A Randomized Mobility Experiment
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, 116, (2), 607-654 Downloads View citations (239)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Prevailing wage laws and construction labor markets
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2001, 54, (2), 259-274 View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  3. The Legacy of U.S. Educational Leadership: Notes on Distribution and Economic Growth in the 20th Century
    American Economic Review, 2001, 91, (2), 18-23 Downloads View citations (20)
  4. The shaping of higher education in the United States and New England
    Regional Review, 2001, (Q 4), 5 - 11 Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Career and Marriage in the Age of the Pill
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (2), 461-465 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Education and Income in the Early Twentieth Century: Evidence from the Prairies
    The Journal of Economic History, 2000, 60, (03), 782-818 Downloads View citations (17)
    Also in The Journal of Economic History, 2000, 60, (03), 782-818 (2000) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Working Paper (2000)

1999

  1. The High-Pressure U.S. Labor Market of the 1990s
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1999, 30, (1), 1-88 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. The Shaping of Higher Education: The Formative Years in the United States, 1890 to 1940
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1999, 13, (1), 37-62 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  3. Wage Dynamics: Reconciling Theory and Evidence
    American Economic Review, 1999, 89, (2), 69-74 Downloads View citations (168)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

1998

  1. Commentary: the distribution of income in industrialized countries
    Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole, 1998, 33-48 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Computing Inequality: Have Computers Changed The Labor Market?
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1998, 113, (4), 1169-1213 Downloads View citations (619)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  3. The Origins Of Technology-Skill Complementarity
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1998, 113, (3), 693-732 Downloads View citations (198)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  4. The Origins of State-Level Differences in the Public Provision of Higher Education: 1890-1940
    American Economic Review, 1998, 88, (2), 303-08 Downloads View citations (3)

1997

  1. How Much Do Immigration and Trade Affect Labor Market Outcomes?
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1997, 28, (1), 1-90 Downloads View citations (223)
  2. What We Know and Do Not Know about the Natural Rate of Unemployment
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1997, 11, (1), 51-72 Downloads View citations (222)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1996

  1. Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (2), 246-51 Downloads View citations (118)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Technology, Skill, and the Wage Structure: Insights from the Past
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (2), 252-57 Downloads View citations (29)

1994

  1. Active labor market policies to expand employment and opportunity
    Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole, 1994, (Jan), 239-322 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Comment on "Employment effects of minimum and subminimum wages: Panel data on state minimum wage laws," by David Neumark and William Wascher (46:1, Oct. 1992, p. 55)
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 1994, 47, (3), 487-512 View citations (6)

1992

  1. 'The macroeconomic impact of flexible labor contracts, with an application to Spain': by S. Bentolila and G. Saint-Paul
    European Economic Review, 1992, 36, (5), 1051-1053 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Changes in Relative Wages, 1963-1987: Supply and Demand Factors
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1992, 107, (1), 35-78 Downloads View citations (450)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  3. Commentary: human capital and economic growth
    Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole, 1992, 217-224 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Does Unmeasured Ability Explain Inter-industry Wage Differentials?
    Review of Economic Studies, 1992, 59, (3), 515-35 Downloads View citations (162)
    See also Working Paper (1989)
  5. Regional Evolutions
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1992, 23, (1), 1-76 Downloads View citations (605)
  6. Rising Inequality? Changes in the Distribution of Income and Consumption in the 1980's
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 546-51 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  7. The effect of the minimum wage on the fast-food industry
    Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 1992, 46, (1), 6-21 View citations (66)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1991

  1. Job Queues and Wages
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1991, 106, (3), 739-68 Downloads View citations (52)
  2. Layoffs and Lemons
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1991, 9, (4), 351-80 Downloads View citations (208)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  3. Macroeconomic Performance and the Disadvantaged
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1991, 22, (2), 1-74 Downloads View citations (102)

1990

  1. The impact of the potential duration of unemployment benefits on the duration of unemployment
    Journal of Public Economics, 1990, 41, (1), 45-72 Downloads View citations (219)
    See also Working Paper (1988)
  2. Unemployment Insurance, Recall Expectations, and Unemployment Outcomes
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1990, 105, (4), 973-1002 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1989

  1. Changes in the structure of wages: The United States vs Japan
    Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 1989, 3, (4), 522-553 Downloads View citations (31)
  2. Workers' Trust Funds and the Logic of Wage Profiles
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1989, 104, (3), 525-36 Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1988

  1. Some Recent Developments in Labor Economics and Their Implications for Macroeconomics
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 1988, 20, (3), 507-22 Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Proceedings, 1988, 507-530 (1988) View citations (6)

1987

  1. The Interjurisdictional Effects of Growth Controls on Housing Prices
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1987, 30, (1), 149-60 View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (1987)

1986

  1. Cyclical Unemployment: Sectoral Shifts or Aggregate Disturbances?
    Journal of Political Economy, 1986, 94, (3), 507-22 Downloads View citations (166)
    See also Working Paper (1987)

1983

  1. Money Market Mutual Funds: An Experiment in Ad Hoc Deregulation: A Note
    Journal of Finance, 1983, 38, (3), 1011-17 Downloads View citations (2)

1981

  1. Growth Management and Land use Controls: The San Francisco Bay Area Experience
    Real Estate Economics, 1981, 9, (4), 321-344 Downloads View citations (11)

Books

1995

  1. Differences and Changes in Wage Structures
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (230)

Edited books

1995

  1. Differences and Changes in Wage Structures
    National Bureau of Economic Research Books, University of Chicago Press View citations (4)

Chapters

2013

  1. Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective
    A chapter in Human Capital in History: The American Record, 2013 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2010

  1. Comment on "What Do We Really Know About Changes in Wage Inequality?"
    A chapter in Labor in the New Economy, 2010, pp 59-62 Downloads

2008

  1. Mass Secondary Schooling and the State: The Role of State Compulsion in the High School Movement
    A chapter in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, 2008, pp 275-310 Downloads

2007

  1. The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
    A chapter in Mexican Immigration to the United States, 2007, pp 13-56 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

1999

  1. Changes in the wage structure and earnings inequality
    Chapter 26 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1999, vol. 3, Part A, pp 1463-1555 Downloads View citations (582)

1998

  1. A Distinctive System: Origins and Impact of U.S. Unemployment Compensation
    A chapter in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, 1998, pp 227-264 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  2. Reflections on US Labour Market Performance
    A chapter in Unemployment and the Australian Labour Market, 1998 Downloads View citations (3)

1995

  1. A Comparison of Changes in the Structure of Wages in Four OECD Countries
    A chapter in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, 1995, pp 25-66 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1993)
  2. Introduction and Summary
    A chapter in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, 1995, pp 1-22 Downloads View citations (16)

1992

  1. On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
    A chapter in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, 1992, pp 213-244 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

1991

  1. Industrial Wage and Employment Determination in an Open Economy
    A chapter in Immigration, Trade, and the Labor Market, 1991, pp 235-259 Downloads View citations (52)

1989

  1. Can Interindustry Wage Differentials Justify Strategic Trade Policy?
    A chapter in Trade Policies for International Competitiveness, 1989, pp 85-124 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1986

  1. Efficiency Wage Theories: A Partial Evaluation
    A chapter in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1986, Volume 1, 1986, pp 235-290 Downloads View citations (100)
    See also Working Paper (1986)

Editor

  1. The Quarterly Journal of Economics
    MIT Press
  2. The Quarterly Journal of Economics
    Oxford University Press
 
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