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Homepage:http://www.bus.miami.edu/~probins/
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Postal address:Dept. of Economics University of Miami P.O. Box 248126 Coral Gables, FL 33124
Workplace:Department of Economics, School of Business, University of Miami, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2010

  1. Have Welfare-To-Work Programs Improved Over Time In Putting Welfare Recipients To Work?
    Working Papers, University of Miami, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2011)
  2. What You Do in High School Matters: The Effects of High School GPA on Educational Attainment and Labor Market Earnings in Adulthood
    Working Papers, University of Miami, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Are Two Carrots Better Than One? The Effects of Adding Employment Services to Financial Incentive Programs for Welfare Recipients
    Working Papers, University of Miami, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2008)
  2. Effects of Beauty, Personality, and Grooming on High School GPA
    Working Papers, University of Miami, Department of Economics Downloads
  3. Incorporating Nonmarket Time Into Benefit-Cost Analyses of Social Programs: An Application to the Self-Sufficiency Project
    Working Papers, University of Miami, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2008)

2001

  1. Measuring Wage Growth Among Former Welfare Recipients
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development View citations (14)
  2. The Limits to Wage Growth: Measuring the Growth Rate of Wages For Recent Welfare Leavers
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)

2000

  1. Le projet d'autosuffisance apres trente-six mois: effets d'un incitatif financier sur l'emloi et le revenu
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development
  2. When Financial Incentives Pay for Themselves: Early Findings from the Self-Sufficiency Project's Applicant Study
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (5)

1999

  1. Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families
    HEW, EconWPA Downloads View citations (31)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1999) Downloads View citations (19)
    Department of Economics, Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley (1999) Downloads View citations (16)
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research (1999) View citations (16)
    Economics Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley (1999) Downloads View citations (46)
  2. La PAS plus favorise-t-il l'emploi? Resultat de l'ajout de services aux incitatifs financiers du projet d'autosuffisance
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development
  3. Quand les incitatifs financiers a l'emploi font leus frais. Premieres constatations de l'etude sur les demandeures du Projet d'autosuffisance
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development

1998

  1. Would Financial Incentives for Leaving Welfare Lead Some People to Stay on Welfare Longer? An Experimental Evaluation of 'Entry Effects' in the SSP
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. Would Financial Incentives for Leaving Welfare Lead Some People to Stay on Welfare Longer? An Experimental Evaluation of 'Entry Effects' in the Self-Sufficiency Project
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads

1996

  1. Do Financial Incentives Encourage Welfare Recipients to Work? Early Findings from the Canadian Self Sufficiency Project
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Do Financial Incentives Encourage Welfare Recipients to Work? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation of the Self-Sufficiency Project
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)

1992

  1. Simulation Estimates on the Net Employment Impacts of Six Employment Subsidy Programs for Long-Term Welfare Recipients in Canada
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development View citations (1)

1991

  1. Issues in the Design of the Canadian SSP Experiment
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development

Undated

  1. The relationship between child support enforcement tools and child support outcomes
    Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Papers, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty View citations (11)
  2. Welfare benefits and family-size decisions of never-married women
    Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Papers, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty Downloads View citations (5)

Journal Articles

2016

  1. Tattoos, Employment, and Labor Market Earnings: Is There a Link in the Ink?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2016, 82, (4), 1212-1246 Downloads

2015

  1. Breaking the low pay, no pay cycle: the effects of the UK Employment Retention and Advancement programme
    IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2015, 4, (1), 1-32 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. What You Do in High School Matters: High School GPA, Educational Attainment, and Labor Market Earnings as a Young Adult
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2015, 41, (3), 370-386 Downloads

2013

  1. A Multilevel Analysis of the Impacts of Services Provided by the U.K. Employment Retention and Advancement Demonstration
    Evaluation Review, 2013, 37, (2), 63-108 Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Beauty and the Labor Market: Accounting for the Additional Effects of Personality and Grooming
    LABOUR, 2011, 25, (2), 228-251 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Have Welfare-to-Work Programs Improved over Time in Putting Welfare Recipients to Work?
    ILR Review, 2011, 64, (5), 910-920 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Effects of physical attractiveness, personality, and grooming on academic performance in high school
    Labour Economics, 2009, 16, (4), 373-382 Downloads View citations (4)

2008

  1. Are Two Carrots Better Than One? The Effects of Adding Employment Services to Financial Incentive Programs for Welfare Recipients
    ILR Review, 2008, 61, (3), 410-423 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Incorporating nonmarket time into benefit-cost analyses of social programs: An application to the self-sufficiency project
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (3-4), 766-794 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Welfare Reform and Child Care
    Evaluation Review, 2007, 31, (5), 440-468 Downloads

2005

  1. Conducting Meta-Analyses of Evaluations of Government-Funded Training Programs
    Review of Policy Research, 2005, 22, (3), 345-367 Downloads
  2. How important are "entry effects" in financial incentive programs for welfare recipients? Experimental evidence from the Self-Sufficiency Project
    Journal of Econometrics, 2005, 125, (1-2), 113-139 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. The Labor Market Consequences of Childhood Maladjustment
    Social Science Quarterly, 2005, 86, (s1), 1170-1195 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. When financial work incentives pay for themselves: evidence from a randomized social experiment for welfare recipients
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (1), 5-29 Downloads View citations (34)

2004

  1. What Happens To The Effects Of Government-Funded Training Programs Over Time?
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (1) Downloads View citations (7)

2003

  1. A Meta-Analysis of Government-Sponsored Training Programs
    ILR Review, 2003, 57, (1), 31-53 Downloads View citations (6)

2002

  1. Employment and child-care choices of single-parent families in Canada and the United States
    Journal of Population Economics, 2002, 15, (3), 465-493 Downloads View citations (22)

2001

  1. Financial incentives and welfare reform in the United States
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2001, 20, (1), 129-150
  2. Parental disruption and the labour market performance of children when they reach adulthood
    Journal of Population Economics, 2001, 14, (1), 137-172 Downloads View citations (19)
  3. Using financial incentives to encourage welfare recipients to become economically self-sufficient
    Economic Policy Review, 2001, (Sep), 105-123 Downloads View citations (3)

2000

  1. Employment and child-care choices in Canada and the United States
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2000, 33, (2), 435-470 Downloads View citations (35)

1998

  1. A dynamic analysis of turnover in employment and child care
    Demography, 1998, 35, (1), 83-96 Downloads View citations (7)

1997

  1. Evaluating Government Training Programs for the Economically Disadvantaged
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1997, 35, (4), 1809-1855 Downloads View citations (95)
  2. The Distributional Impacts of Social Programs
    Evaluation Review, 1997, 21, (5), 531-553 Downloads View citations (4)

1995

  1. A Comment on "Why Did Child Support Award Levels Decline from 1978 to 1985?" by Philip K. Robins
    Journal of Human Resources, 1995, 30, (3), 622-632 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Evaluating Program Evaluations: New Evidence on Commonly Used Nonexperimental Methods
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (4), 923-37 Downloads View citations (34)
  3. Using Microsimulation To Help Design Pilot Demonstrations
    Evaluation Review, 1995, 19, (6), 687-706 Downloads

1992

  1. A Structural Model of Labor Supply and Child Care Demand
    Journal of Human Resources, 1992, 27, (1), 166-203 Downloads View citations (81)
  2. Why Did Child Support Award Levels Decline from 1978 to 1985?
    Journal of Human Resources, 1992, 27, (2), 362-379 Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. Child care demand and labor supply of young mothers over time
    Demography, 1991, 28, (3), 333-351 Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Determinants of Voluntary Overtime Decisions
    Economic Inquiry, 1991, 29, (1), 79-91 View citations (4)
  3. Turnover in Child Care Arrangements
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1991, 73, (1), 152-57 Downloads View citations (1)

1990

  1. A DECADE OF DECLINING WELFARE PARTICIPATION: SORTING OUT THE CAUSES
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 1990, 8, (1), 110-123 Downloads
  2. Explaining Recent Declines in Afdc Participation
    Public Finance Review, 1990, 18, (2), 236-255 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Job Search Outcomes for the Employed and Unemployed
    Journal of Political Economy, 1990, 98, (3), 637-55 Downloads View citations (176)
  4. The Wisconsin Child Support Assurance System: Estimated Effects on Poverty, Labor Supply, Caseloads, and Costs
    Journal of Human Resources, 1990, 25, (1), 1-31 Downloads View citations (12)

1989

  1. Fertility, Employment, and Child-Care Costs
    Demography, 1989, 26, (2), 287-299 Downloads View citations (28)

1988

  1. Child-Care Costs and Family Labor Supply
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1988, 70, (3), 374-81 Downloads View citations (155)

1987

  1. Training Programs and Wages: A General Equilibrium Analysis of the Effects of Program Size
    Journal of Human Resources, 1987, 22, (1), 113-125 Downloads View citations (3)

1986

  1. Child Support, Welfare Dependency, and Poverty
    American Economic Review, 1986, 76, (4), 768-88 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Job search, wage offers, and unemployment insurance
    Journal of Public Economics, 1986, 29, (2), 173-197 Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Labor Supply Response to Welfare Programs: A Dynamic Analysis
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1986, 4, (1), 82-104 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Sample Attrition and Labor Supply Response in Experimental Panel Data: A Study of Alternative Correction Procedures
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1986, 4, (3), 329-38 View citations (1)
  5. The changing role of social experiments in policy analysis
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 1986, 5, (2), 340-362 Downloads View citations (3)

1985

  1. A Comparison of the Labor Supply Findings from the Four Negative Income Tax Experiments
    Journal of Human Resources, 1985, 20, (4), 567-582 Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Child support and welfare dependence: A multinomial logit analysis
    Demography, 1985, 22, (3), 367-380 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Government Programs, Job Search Requirements, and the Duration of Unemployment
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1985, 3, (3), 337-62 Downloads View citations (17)

1984

  1. The Labor Supply Response of Twenty-Year Families in the Denver Income Maintenance Experiment
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1984, 66, (3), 491-95 Downloads

1980

  1. A Dynamic Model of Employment Behavior: An Application to the Seattle and Denver Income Maintenance Experiments
    Econometrica, 1980, 48, (4), 1031-52 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Effects of SIME/DIME on Changes in Employment Status
    Journal of Human Resources, 1980, 15, (4), 545-573 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Experimental Design, the Conlisk-Watts Assignment Model, and the Proper Estimation of Behavioral Response
    Journal of Human Resources, 1980, 15, (4), 480-498 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Labor Supply Response Over Time
    Journal of Human Resources, 1980, 15, (4), 524-544 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Program Participation and Labor-Supply Response
    Journal of Human Resources, 1980, 15, (4), 499-523 Downloads View citations (4)

1979

  1. The economics of child care and public policy
    Children and Youth Services Review, 1979, 1, (1), 55-74 Downloads View citations (3)

1978

  1. An Econometric Model of the Demand for Child Care
    Economic Inquiry, 1978, 16, (1), 83-94 View citations (19)
  2. The Labor-Supply Effects and Costs of Alternative Negative Income Tax Programs
    Journal of Human Resources, 1978, 13, (1), 3-36 Downloads View citations (5)

1974

  1. The Effects of State Usury Ceilings on Single Family Homebuilding
    Journal of Finance, 1974, 29, (1), 227-35 Downloads View citations (4)

Edited books

2001

  1. Reemployment Bonuses in the Unemployment Insurance System: Evidence from Three Field Experiments
    Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research Downloads View citations (5)
 
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