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Homepage:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/academics/faculty/default.html?teac_id=93
Workplace:Department of Economics, Cornell University, (more information at EDIRC)
School of Industrial & Labor Relations, Cornell University, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2007

  1. Earnings Mobility in Argentina, Mexico, and Venezuela: Testing the Divergence of Earnings and the Symmetry of Mobility Hypotheses
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Labor Retrenchment Laws and their Effect on Wages and Employment: A Theoretical Investigation
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Labor market policy in developing countries: a selective review of the literature and needs for the future
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

2006

  1. U.S. Earnings Mobility: Comparing Survey-Based and Administrative-Based Estimates
    Working Papers, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. Francs or Ranks? Earnings Mobility in France, 1967-1999
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. A Subgroup Decomposable Measure of Relative Income Mobility
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (4)

1996

  1. The Measurement of Income Mobility: An Introduction to the Literature
    Working Papers, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University View citations (24)

1995

  1. Discontinuous Losses from Poverty, Generalized P& Measures and Optimal Transfers to the Poor
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure) View citations (2)

1990

  1. Poverty Measures and Anti-Poverty Policy
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure) View citations (6)

1984

  1. The Effects of Social Security Reforms on Retirement Ages and RetirementIncomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1984)

1983

  1. Economic Incentives to Retire: A Qualitative Choice Approach
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Rewards to Continued Work: The Economic Incentives For Postponing Retirement
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Economics of Retirement Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (1984)

1982

  1. Economic Determinants of the Optimal Retirement Age: An Empirical Investigation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)

1981

  1. The Effects of Pensions and Earnings on Retirement: A Review Essay
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)

Undated

  1. Designing Pension systems for Developing Countries
    Pension Research Council Working Papers, Wharton School Pension Research Council, University of Pennsylvania View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Self-employment and poverty in developing countries
    IZA World of Labor, 2019, 60 Downloads

2007

  1. How much should we care about changing income inequality in the course of economic growth?
    Journal of Policy Modeling, 2007, 29, (4), 577-585 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Minimum wages and poverty with income-sharing
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2007, 5, (2), 135-147 Downloads View citations (17)

2006

  1. LABOUR MARKET DUALISM IN THE LEWIS MODEL: REPLY
    Manchester School, 2006, 74, (3), 355-359 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. A welfare economic analysis of labor market policies in the Harris-Todaro model
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 76, (1), 127-146 Downloads View citations (31)
  2. Earnings and Employment Dynamics for Africans in Post-apartheid South Africa: A Panel Study of KwaZulu-Natal1
    Journal of African Economies, 2005, 14, (2), 143-190 View citations (18)

2004

  1. DUALISM IN THE LABOR MARKET: A PERSPECTIVE ON THE LEWIS MODEL AFTER HALF A CENTURY
    Manchester School, 2004, 72, (6), 724-735 Downloads View citations (18)

2003

  1. Household income dynamics: a four-country story
    Journal of Development Studies, 2003, 40, (2), 30-54 Downloads View citations (39)

2002

  1. Stochastic dominance in mobility analysis
    Economics Letters, 2002, 75, (3), 333-339 Downloads View citations (22)

1997

  1. Discontinuous losses from poverty, generalized P[alpha] measures, and optimal transfers to the poor
    Journal of Public Economics, 1997, 63, (2), 155-175 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Wage floors and unemployment: A two-sector analysis
    Labour Economics, 1997, 4, (1), 85-91 Downloads View citations (8)

1996

  1. The Meaning and Measurement of Income Mobility
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1996, 71, (2), 349-377 Downloads View citations (125)

1995

  1. Employment and development: A new review of evidence: David Turnham, (OECD, Paris, 1993)
    Journal of Development Economics, 1995, 47, (2), 497-502 Downloads

1994

  1. Changing Labor Market Conditions and Economic Development in Hong Kong, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan, China
    World Bank Economic Review, 1994, 8, (3), 395-414 View citations (15)
  2. Data for measuring poverty and inequality changes in the developing countries
    Journal of Development Economics, 1994, 44, (1), 87-102 Downloads View citations (18)

1993

  1. Inequality in Dual Economy Models
    Economic Journal, 1993, 103, (420), 1228-35 Downloads View citations (12)

1992

  1. Modern Sector Enlargement or Traditional Sector Enrichment? GNP Effects with Induced Migration
    Journal of Population Economics, 1992, 5, (2), 101-12
  2. The balance between industry and agriculture in economic development: Volume 3 - Manpower and training: Sukhamoy Chakravarty, ed., (Published for the International Economic Association by Macmillan, London, 1990)
    Journal of Development Economics, 1992, 39, (2), 418-420 Downloads

1990

  1. Measuring inequality change in an economy with income growth: Reply
    Journal of Development Economics, 1990, 32, (1), 211-213 Downloads View citations (1)

1989

  1. Changes in Poverty and Inequality in Developing Countries
    World Bank Research Observer, 1989, 4, (2), 167-85 View citations (52)
  2. On-the-job search in a labor market model: Ex ante choices and ex post outcomes
    Journal of Development Economics, 1989, 30, (1), 159-178 Downloads View citations (30)
  3. Wage-setting institutions and economic growth
    World Development, 1989, 17, (9), 1471-1483 Downloads View citations (15)

1988

  1. Employment and economic growth in Costa Rica
    World Development, 1988, 16, (12), 1493-1509 Downloads View citations (3)

1987

  1. Measuring inequality change in an economy with income growth
    Journal of Development Economics, 1987, 26, (2), 357-374 Downloads View citations (12)

1986

  1. Income distribution and economic development: An analytical survey: Jacques Lecaillon, Felix Paukert, Christian Morrison and Dimitri Germidis, (International Labour Office, Geneva, 1984) pp. ix + 212, $17.10
    Journal of Development Economics, 1986, 21, (2), 381-383 Downloads

1984

  1. Employment, Income Distribution and Economic Growth in Seven Small Open Economies
    Economic Journal, 1984, 94, (373), 74-83 Downloads View citations (27)
  2. The Economics of Retirement Behavior
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1984, 2, (1), 84-105 Downloads View citations (53)
    See also Working Paper (1983)
  3. The effects of social security reforms on retirement ages and retirement incomes
    Journal of Public Economics, 1984, 25, (1-2), 143-159 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (1984)

1983

  1. Income distribution, structure of the economy and employment: The Philippines, Iran, The Republic of Korea and Malaysia:, London: Croom Helm, 1981. 169 pp., index. $32.00, [UK pound]12.95
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 1983, 7, (2), 191-192 Downloads

1982

  1. INCOME‐GENERATING FUNCTIONS IN A LOW INCOME COUNTRY: COLOMBIA
    Review of Income and Wealth, 1982, 28, (1), 71-87 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Place-to-Place Migration in Colombia
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1982, 30, (3), 539-58 Downloads View citations (12)

1981

  1. Poverty, inequality, and development: A distributional approach
    Journal of Policy Modeling, 1981, 3, (3), 295-315 Downloads View citations (2)

1980

  1. Regional Inequality and Other
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1980, 28, (3), 447-67 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Who Benefits from Economic Development? Reply
    American Economic Review, 1980, 70, (1), 257-62 Downloads View citations (1)

1979

  1. Dec.mposing LDC Inequality
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1979, 31, (3), 437-59 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Place-to-Place Migration: Some New Evidence
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1979, 61, (1), 21-32 Downloads View citations (28)

1978

  1. On Inequality Comparisons
    Econometrica, 1978, 46, (2), 303-16 Downloads View citations (50)

1977

  1. Who Benefits from Economic Development?-A Reexamination of Brazilian Growth in the 1960's
    American Economic Review, 1977, 67, (4), 570-82 Downloads View citations (3)

1976

  1. Labor Force Migration, Unemployment and Job Turnover
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1976, 58, (4), 407-15 Downloads View citations (24)

1975

  1. Higher Education and Income Distribution in a Less Developed Country
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1975, 27, (2), 245-59 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Rural-urban migration, urban unemployment and underemployment, and job-search activity in LDCs
    Journal of Development Economics, 1975, 2, (2), 165-187 Downloads View citations (266)

1974

  1. The Private Demand for Education in Relation to Labour Market Conditions in Less-Developed Countries
    Economic Journal, 1974, 84, (336), 906-25 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The allocation of resources to education in less developed countries
    Journal of Public Economics, 1974, 3, (2), 133-143 Downloads View citations (3)

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