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Working Papers

2014

  1. A College Degree is No Guarantee
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  2. Regulation of Public Sector Collective Bargaining in the States
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  3. Scrapping the Social Security Payroll Tax Cap: Who Would Pay More?
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  4. State Union Membership, 2013
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  5. Union Advantage for Black Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  6. Women, Working Families, and Unions
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2013

  1. Has Education Paid Off for Black Workers?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  2. Making Jobs Good
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Challenge (2013)
  3. Raising the Social Security Payroll Tax Cap: How Many Workers Would Pay More?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  4. State Union Membership, 2012
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  5. Why Does the Minimum Wage Have No Discernible Effect on Employment?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Women Workers and Unions
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads

2012

  1. Bad Jobs on the Rise
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  2. Down and Out: Measuring Long-term Hardship in the Labor Market
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  3. Health-insurance Coverage for Low-wage Workers, 1979-2010 and Beyond
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  4. Long-term Hardship in the Labor Market
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  5. Low-wage Lessons
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  6. Low-wage Workers Are Older and Better Educated than Ever
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  7. Where Have All the Good Jobs Gone?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  8. Who's (Still) Above the Social Security Payroll Tax Cap?
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2011

  1. Deconstructing Structural Unemployment
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Diversity and Change: Asian American and Pacific Islander Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  3. Labor Market Policy in the Great Recession: Some Lessons from Denmark and Germany
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Politics Matter: Changes in Unionization Rates in Rich Countries, 1960-2010
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Industrial Relations Journal (2012)
  5. The Wage and Employment Impact of Minimum-Wage Laws in Three Cities
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)
  6. Unions and Upward Mobility for Asian American and Pacific Islander Workers
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  7. Who's Above the Social Security Payroll Tax Cap?
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2010

  1. Health-Insurance Coverage Rates for US Workers, 1979-2008
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The High Budgetary Cost of Incarceration
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) (2010) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Unions of the States
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. The Urgent Need for Job Creation
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)
  5. The Wage Penalty for State and Local Government Employees in New England
    Working Papers, Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts at Amherst Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Unions and Upward Mobility for Immigrant Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads

2009

  1. An International Comparison of Small Business Employment
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Contagion Nation: A Comparison of Paid Sick Day Policies in 22 Countries
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns, 1951-2007
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Inequality as Policy: The United States Since 1979
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  5. Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Today Already as High as It Was in 1982?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  6. Paid Sick Days Don’t Cause Unemployment
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  7. The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Challenge (2010)
  8. The Changing Face of Labor, 1983-2008
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  9. U.S. Unemployment Now as High as Europe
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  10. Unions and Upward Mobility for Asian Pacific American Workers
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  11. Unions and Upward Mobility for Service-Sector Workers
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2008

  1. 'Misunderestimating' Living Standards
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  2. Movin’ On Up: Reforming America’s Social Contract to Provide a Bridge to the Middle Class
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  3. Parental Leave Policies in 21 Countries: Assessing Generosity and Gender Equality
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (9)
  4. Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Challenge (2008)
  5. The Changing Prospects for Building Home Equity: An Updated Analysis of Rents and the Price of Housing in 100 Metropolitan Areas
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  6. The Decline in African-American Representation in Unions and Manufacturing, 1979-2007
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)
  7. The Economic Impact of a U.S. Slowdown on the Americas
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  8. The Key to Stabilizing House Prices: Bring Them Down
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  9. The Reagan Question: Are You Better Off Now Than You Were Eight Years Ago?
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  10. The Union Wage Advantage for Low-Wage Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (5)
  11. Unions and Upward Mobility for African-American Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  12. Unions and Upward Mobility for Latino Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (7)
  13. Unions and Upward Mobility for Women Workers
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  14. What We’re In For: Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Dropping the Ax: Illegal Firings During Union Election Campaigns
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Decline in African-American Representation in Unions and Manufacturing, 1979-2006
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2006

  1. Analysis of NY 'Fair Share for Health Care' Bill
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  2. Are Protective Labor Market Institutions Really at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Perspective on the Statistical Evidence
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Changing Patterns in the Relative Economic Performance of Immigrants to Great Britain and the U.S., 1980-2000
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Employment Regulation and French Unemployment: Were the French Students Right After All?
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  5. Is the U.S. a Good Model for Reducing Social Exclusion in Europe?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Missing Inaction: Evidence of Undercounting of Non-Workers in the Current Population Survey
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (4)
  7. Old Europe Goes to Work: Rising Employment Rates in the European Union
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  8. The Decline in African-American Representation in Unions and Auto Manufacturing, 1979-2004
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  9. The Impact of Undercounting in the Current Population Survey
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  10. Whatever Happened to the American Jobs Machine?
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2005

  1. Correcting Employment Rates in the 2000 Decennial Census Using Information from the CPS-Census 2000
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. How Good is the Economy at Creating Good Jobs?
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Labor Markets and Economic Inequality in the United States Since the End of the 1970s
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads
  4. The Impact of Proposed Minimum-Wage Increase on Low-Income Families
    CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Downloads

2004

  1. Employment differences in services: the role of wages, productivity and demand
    DEMPATEM Working Papers, AIAS, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies Downloads
  2. Estimating household consumption expenditures in the United States using the Interview and Diary portions of the 1980, 1990, and 1997 Consumer Expenditure Surveys
    DEMPATEM Working Papers, AIAS, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Is There an Impact of Household Computer Ownership on Childrens Educational Attainment in Britain?
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2004) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2006)
  4. Unemployment and labour market institutions: the failure of the empirical case for deregulation
    ILO Working Papers, International Labour Organization Downloads View citations (19)

2002

  1. Give PC's a chance: personal computer ownership and the digital divide in the United States and Great Britain
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2002) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Is the OECD Jobs Strategy Behind US and British Employment and Unemployment Success in the 1990s?
    SCEPA working paper series. SCEPA's main areas of research are macroeconomic policy, inequality and poverty, and globalization., Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Labor Market Institutions and Unemployment: A Critical Assessment of the Cross-Country Evidence
    SCEPA working paper series. SCEPA's main areas of research are macroeconomic policy, inequality and poverty, and globalization., Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School Downloads View citations (98)

1993

  1. Job Search Activity and Changing Unemployment Benefit Entitlement: Pseudo-Panel Estimates for Britain
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE View citations (3)
  2. The Changing Structure of Male Earnings in Britain
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The changing structure of male earnings in Britain, 1974-88
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. A Test of the Effect of Benefits on Search Activity in a Model of Endogenous Job Offer Arrivals
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Making Jobs Good
    Challenge, 2013, 56, (4), 6-21 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Down and Out
    Challenge, 2012, 55, (3), 5-20 Downloads
  2. Politics matter: changes in unionisation rates in rich countries, 1960–2010
    Industrial Relations Journal, 2012, 43, (3), 260-280 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Why Don't More Young People Go to College?
    Challenge, 2012, 55, (4), 78-93 Downloads

2010

  1. Rebound: Why America Will Emerge Stronger from the Financial Crisis, by Stephen J. Rose
    Challenge, 2010, 53, (5), 92-97 Downloads
  2. The $1 Trillion Wage Deficit
    Challenge, 2010, 53, (2), 47-53 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Already as High as It Was in the 1980s?
    Challenge, 2009, 52, (5), 117-125 Downloads

2008

  1. A Slow-Motion Recession: What Congress Can Do to Help
    Challenge, 2008, 51, (5), 5-19 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. The Crisis of the European Union: >i>Weakening of the EU Social Model>/i>
    Challenge, 2008, 51, (1), 69-77 Downloads
  3. The Decline of Good Jobs: >i>How Have Jobs with Adequate Pay and Benefits Done?>/i>
    Challenge, 2008, 51, (1), 5-25 Downloads
  4. What We're In For: >i>Projected Economic Impact of the Next Recession>/i>
    Challenge, 2008, 51, (3), 27-42 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Are Protective Labor Market Institutions at the Root of Unemployment? A Critical Review of the Evidence
    Capitalism and Society, 2007, 2, (1), 1-73 Downloads View citations (40)
  2. Changes in the Relative Economic Performance of Immigrants to Great Britain and the United States, 1980-2000
    British Journal of Industrial Relations, 2007, 45, (4), 659-686 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Old Europe Goes to Work
    Challenge, 2007, 50, (3), 99-106 Downloads

2006

  1. Is there an impact of household computer ownership on children's educational attainment in Britain?
    Economics of Education Review, 2006, 25, (6), 659-673 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Labor Market Reforms: The Evidence Does Not Tell the Orthodox Tale
    Challenge, 2006, 49, (2), 5-22 Downloads View citations (5)

2005

  1. Is It Time to Export the U.S. Tax Model to Latin America?
    Challenge, 2005, 48, (3), 84-108 Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Is globalisation undermining the welfare state?
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2004, 28, (1), 133-152 View citations (8)
  2. The Rise in Job Displacement, 1991-2004
    Challenge, 2004, 47, (6), 46-68 Downloads

1996

  1. Education isn't everything Widening earnings gaps are as much the result of other policies
    New Economy, 1996, 3, (4), 204-208 Downloads

1993

  1. Unemployment Benefit Levels and Search Activity
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 55, (1), 1-24 View citations (25)

Chapters

1995

  1. The Changing Structure of Male Earnings in Britain, 1974-1988
    A chapter in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, 1995, pp 177-204 Downloads View citations (14)
 
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