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Homepage:http://www.claremontmckenna.edu/econ/dbjerk/
Postal address:313 Bauer Center North 500 E. Ninth St. Claremont McKenna College Claremont, CA 91711
Workplace:Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Claremont McKenna College, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Mandatory Minimums and the Sentencing of Federal Drug Crimes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Legal Studies (2017)
  2. Using a Ratio Test to Estimate Racial Differences in Wrongful Conviction Rates
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2016

  1. In Front of and Behind the Veil of Ignorance: An Analysis of Motivations for Redistribution
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2016)
  2. Mandatory Minimum Policy Reform and the Sentencing of Crack Cocaine Defendants: An Analysis of the Fair Sentencing Act
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2014

  1. The Market for Mules: Risk and Compensation of Cross-Border Drug Couriers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Law and Economics (2014)

2011

  1. Re-examining the Impact of Dropping Out on Criminal and Labor Outcomes in Early Adulthood
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2012)

2009

  1. How Much Can We Trust Causal Interpretations of Fixed-Effects Estimators in the Context of Criminality?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Thieves, Thugs, and Neighborhood Poverty
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2010)

2006

  1. Assortative Marriage and the Effects of Government Homecare Subsidy Programs on Gender Wage and Participation Inequality
    Microeconomics.ca working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2007)

2004

  1. Making the Crime Fit the Penalty: The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion Under Mandatory Minimum Sentencing
    Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law and Economics (2005)
  2. Racial Profiling, Statistical Discrimination, and the Effect of a Colorblind Policy on the Crime Rate
    Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economic Theory (2007)
  3. The Differing Nature of Black-White Wage Inequality Across Employment Sectors
    Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads
  4. Youth Criminal Participation and Household Economic Status
    Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Mandatory Minimums and the Sentencing of Federal Drug Crimes
    The Journal of Legal Studies, 2017, 46, (1), 93 - 128 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. In front of and behind the veil of ignorance: an analysis of motivations for redistribution
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2016, 47, (4), 791-824 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2014

  1. The market for mules: Risk and compensation of cross-border drug couriers
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2014, 39, (C), 58-72 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2012

  1. Re-examining the impact of dropping out on criminal and labor outcomes in early adulthood
    Economics of Education Review, 2012, 31, (1), 110-122 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Thieves, thugs, and neighborhood poverty
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2010, 68, (3), 231-246 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Beauty vs. earnings: Gender differences in earnings and priorities over spousal characteristics in a matching model
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2009, 69, (3), 248-259 Downloads View citations (5)

2008

  1. Glass Ceilings or Sticky Floors? Statistical Discrimination in a Dynamic Model of Hiring and Promotion
    Economic Journal, 2008, 118, (530), 961-982 Downloads View citations (56)
  2. On the role of plea bargaining and the distribution of sentences in the absence of judicial system frictions
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2008, 28, (1), 1-7 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Assortative marriage and the effects of government homecare subsidy programs on gender wage and participation inequality
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (5-6), 1135-1150 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. Guilt Shall Not Escape or Innocence Suffer? The Limits of Plea Bargaining When Defendant Guilt is Uncertain
    American Law and Economics Review, 2007, 9, (2), 305-329 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. Racial Profiling, Statistical Discrimination, and the Effect of a Colorblind Policy on the Crime Rate
    Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2007, 9, (3), 521-545 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  4. The Differing Nature of Black-White Wage Inequality Across Occupational Sectors
    Journal of Human Resources, 2007, 42, (2) Downloads View citations (28)

2005

  1. Making the Crime Fit the Penalty: The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion under Mandatory Minimum Sentencing
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2005, 48, (2), 591-625 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
 
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