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Working Papers

2017

  1. Equilibrium Search and the Impact of Equal Opportunities for Women
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads View citations (4)
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads

2015

  1. Do Job Destruction Shocks Matter in the Theory of Unemployment?
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (2018)
  2. Quit Turnover and the Business Cycle: A Survey
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics Series, Institute for Advanced Studies (2015) Downloads
  3. Stochastic Unemployment with Dynamic Monopsony
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. The Cost of Job Loss
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads
  5. Wage Inequality
    Working Papers, Peruvian Economic Association Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Equilibrium Labor Turnover, Firm Growth and Unemployment
    2014 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (7)
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research (2012) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2016)

2011

  1. Equilibrium Wage and Employment Dynamics in a Model of Wage Posting without Commitment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. New Business Start-ups and the Business Cycle
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (7)

2009

  1. Human Capital Accumulation and Labour Market Equilibrium
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in 2008 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics (2008) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (2011)

2008

  1. Tax Policy and Returns to Education
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2010)

2007

  1. A MICROFOUNDATION FOR INCREASING RETURNS IN HUMAN CAPITAL ACCUMULATION AND THE UNDER-PARTICIPATION TRAP
    CAMA Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University (2006) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2007)
  2. Increasing Returns to Education: Theory and Evidence
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University (2006) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. On the Emergence of Toyboys: Equilibrium Matching with Ageing and Uncertain Careers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
  4. PAY, TECHNOLOGY, AND THE COST OF WORKER ABSENCE
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2007)
  5. THE IMPACT OF FISCAL POLICY ON LABOR SUPPLY AND EDUCATION IN AN ECONOMY WITH HOUSEHOLD AND MARKET PRODUCTION
    CAMA Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2007) Downloads View citations (3)
  6. Wage/Tenure Contracts with Heterogeneous Firms
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (2010)

2006

  1. Re-entitlement Effects with Duration Dependent Unemployment Insurance in a Stochastic Matching Equilibrium
    2006 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control (2007)

2005

  1. A test between matching theories
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics Downloads
  2. Education, Matching and the Allocative Value of Romance
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (4)
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2010)
  3. Increasing Returns to Education and the Skills Under-Investment Trap
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium: The Role of Congestion and Thick-Market Externalities
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Duration Dependent Unemployment Insurance and Stabilisation Policy
    Discussion Papers, University at Albany, SUNY, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium
    Discussion Papers, University at Albany, SUNY, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2006)
  3. Part-Time Employment Traps and Childcare Policy
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2003

  1. A Test Between Unemployment Theories Using Matching Data
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (17)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (5)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2003) Downloads View citations (9)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (12)

2000

  1. Bargaining Equilibrium in a Non-Stationary Environment
    Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers, Econometric Society Downloads
    Also in Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics (2000) Downloads
  2. Heterogeneity as a coordination device
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra Downloads View citations (7)

1996

  1. Decentralized Trade, Entrepreneurial Investment and the Theory of Unemployment
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Designing a Cheaper and More Effective Unemployment Benefit System
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
  3. Wage Bargaining, Inventories, and Union Legislation
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2000)

1995

  1. Are exchange rate bands better than fixed exchange rates?
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Steady State Price Distributions in a Noisy Search Equilibrium
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (1997)

1994

  1. Cross-Section Estimation of the Matching Function: Evidence from England and Wales
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Dynamic bargaining theory
    Staff Report, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Marketplaces and Matching
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (1998)
  4. Strategic Bargaining and Competitive Bidding in a Dynamic Market Equilibrium
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1998)
  5. Temporal Aggregation Bias in Stock-Flow Models
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (35)
  6. Understanding the Matching Function: The Role of Newspapers and Job Agencies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (9)

1986

  1. Neo-Classical Adjustment Rules with Time Varying Discount Rates - Theory and Applications
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University

Undated

  1. Efficient Job Allocation
    Penn CARESS Working Papers, Penn Economics Department Downloads

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Equilibrium Search with Multiple Attributes and the Impact of Equal Opportunities for Women
    Journal of Political Economy, 2019, 127, (1), 138 - 162 Downloads

2018

  1. Do Job Destruction Shocks Matter in the Theory of Unemployment?
    American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2018, 10, (3), 118-36 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Equilibrium Labor Turnover, Firm Growth, and Unemployment
    Econometrica, 2016, 84, 347-363 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Wage Inequality: A Structural Decomposition
    Review of Economic Dynamics, 2016, 19, 20-37 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Software Item (2015)

2015

  1. The response of employment and wages to aggregate shocks: On-the-job search effect
    Research in Economics, 2015, 69, (1), 7-17 Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. HUMAN CAPITAL ACCUMULATION AND LABOR MARKET EQUILIBRIUM
    International Economic Review, 2011, 52, (3), 657-677 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. ON THE EMERGENCE OF TOYBOYS: THE TIMING OF MARRIAGE WITH AGING AND UNCERTAIN CAREERS
    International Economic Review, 2011, 52, (3), 825-853 Downloads View citations (19)

2010

  1. A PICTURE OF STOCK–FLOW UNEMPLOYMENT IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
    Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2010, 14, (4), 427-453 Downloads
  2. Education, Matching, and the Allocative Value of Romance
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010, 8, (4), 744-775 Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010, 8, (4), 744-775 (2010) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Tax policy and returns to education
    Labour Economics, 2010, 17, (1), 291-301 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  4. Wage/tenure contracts with heterogeneous firms
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2010, 145, (4), 1408-1435 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2009

  1. Corrigendum to "Melvyn Coles, Optimal unemployment policy in a matching equilibrium", Labour Economics, Volume 15, Issue 4, Pages 537-559 (August 2008)
    Labour Economics, 2009, 16, (1), 120-120 Downloads

2008

  1. A TEST BETWEEN STOCK-FLOW MATCHING AND THE RANDOM MATCHING FUNCTION APPROACH
    International Economic Review, 2008, 49, (4), 1113-1141 Downloads View citations (28)
  2. Optimal unemployment policy in a matching equilibrium
    Labour Economics, 2008, 15, (4), 537-559 Downloads View citations (8)

2007

  1. A microfoundation for increasing returns in human capital accumulation and the under-participation trap
    European Economic Review, 2007, 51, (7), 1661-1681 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. PAY, TECHNOLOGY, AND THE COST OF WORKER ABSENCE
    Economic Inquiry, 2007, 45, (2), 268-285 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Re-entitlement effects with duration-dependent unemployment insurance in a stochastic matching equilibrium
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2007, 31, (9), 2879-2898 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2006, 24, (1), 109-138 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Bargaining in a non-stationary environment
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2003, 109, (1), 70-89 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Equilibrium Wage-Tenure Contracts
    Econometrica, 2003, 71, (5), 1377-1404 Downloads View citations (79)
  3. Indeterminacy and directed search
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2003, 111, (2), 265-276 Downloads View citations (47)

2001

  1. Equilibrium Wage Dispersion, Firm Size and Growth
    Review of Economic Dynamics, 2001, 4, (1), 159-187 Downloads View citations (38)
  2. Transplants and Implants: The Economics of Self-Improvement
    International Economic Review, 2001, 42, (3), 597-616 View citations (16)

2000

  1. Retraining and long-term unemployment in a model of unlearning by not doing
    European Economic Review, 2000, 44, (9), 1801-1822 Downloads View citations (35)
  2. Wage Bargaining, Inventories, and Union Legislation
    Review of Economic Studies, 2000, 67, (2), 273-293 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1999

  1. Long-Term Partnership Formation: Marriage and Employment
    Economic Journal, 1999, 109, (456), F307-34 Downloads View citations (110)
  2. Turnover Externalities with Marketplace Trading
    International Economic Review, 1999, 40, (4), 851-68 View citations (25)

1998

  1. A Dynamic Equilibrium Model of Search, Bargaining, and Money
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1998, 78, (1), 32-54 Downloads View citations (44)
  2. Marketplaces and Matching
    International Economic Review, 1998, 39, (1), 239-54 View citations (104)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  3. Separation cycles
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 1998, 22, (7), 1069-1090 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Strategic Bargaining and Competitive Bidding in a Dynamic Market Equilibrium
    Review of Economic Studies, 1998, 65, (2), 235-260 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  5. Strategic bargaining with firm inventories
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 1998, 23, (1), 35-54 Downloads View citations (1)

1997

  1. Are exchange rate bands better than fixed exchange rates? The imported credibility approach
    Journal of International Economics, 1997, 43, (1-2), 133-153 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Marriage and Class
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1997, 112, (1), 141-168 Downloads View citations (185)
  3. Steady State Price Distributions in a Noisy Search Equilibrium
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1997, 72, (1), 1-32 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1996

  1. Calculating the price of worker reliability
    Labour Economics, 1996, 3, (2), 169-188 Downloads View citations (32)

1993

  1. The price of worker reliability
    Economics Letters, 1993, 41, (2), 149-155 Downloads View citations (19)

Software Items

2015

  1. Code and data files for "Wage Inequality: A Structural Decomposition"
    Computer Codes, Review of Economic Dynamics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Dynamics (2016)
 
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