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Homepage:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/directory/Lmk12/
Workplace:CESifo, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
Department of Economics, Cornell University, (more information at EDIRC)
National Centre for Econometric Research (NCER), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Is There Still Son Preference in the United States?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Permanent Jobs, Employment Protection and Job Content
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads
  2. The Gender Wage Gap: Extent, Trends, and Explanations
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (34)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (34)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (34)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2017)

2015

  1. Substitution Between Individual and Source Country Characteristics: Social Capital, Culture, and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Women
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Capital (2015)

2013

  1. Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (30)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (31)
  2. Immigration and the Distribution of Incomes
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (11)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (13)
  3. The Structure of the Permanent Job Wage Premium: Evidence from Europe
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society (2016)

2011

  1. Substitution Between Individual and Cultural Capital: Pre-Migration Labor Supply, Culture and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Woman
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2013)

2010

  1. Labor Market Policy: A Comparative View on the Costs and Benefits of Labor Market Flexibility
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (2012)

2009

  1. Substitution Between Managers and Subordinates: Evidence from British Football
    NCER Working Paper Series, National Centre for Econometric Research Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2009) Downloads
  2. Temporary Jobs and Job Search Effort in Europe
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2012)
  3. The Economics of Discrimination: Evidence from Basketball
    NCER Working Paper Series, National Centre for Econometric Research Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2009) Downloads View citations (2)

2008

  1. Gender, Source Country Characteristics and Labor Market Assimilation Among Immigrants: 1980-2000
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2008) Downloads
  2. The Transmission of Women's Fertility, Human Capital and Work Orientation Across Immigrant Generations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2013)
  3. Why Do Leaders Matter? The Role of Expert Knowledge
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)

2007

  1. Employment Protection Reforms, Employment and the Incidence of Temporary Jobs in Europe: 1995–2001
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980-2000
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. The Economics of College Sports: Cartel Behavior vs. Amateurism
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads
  3. The Impact of Employment Protection Mandates on Demographic Temporary Employment Patterns: International Microeconomic Evidence
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2007)
  4. The U.S. Gender Pay Gap in the 1990s: Slowing Convergence
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (25)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (18)
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. (2006) Downloads View citations (31)

    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2006)

2005

  1. Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Chapter (2007)

2004

  1. Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher U.S. Wage Inequality?
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2005)
  2. Race, Performance, Pay and Retention among National Basketball Association Head Coaches
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Sports Economics (2006)

2003

  1. Sports League Expansion and Economic Efficiency: Monopoly Can Enhance Consumer Welfare
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (1)

2002

  1. Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Employment Patterns
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (55)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2007)
  2. The Impact of Wage-Setting Institutions on the Incidence of Public Employment in the OECD: 1960-98
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
  3. The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2004)
  4. The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: Evidence from the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)

2001

  1. Comparative Analysis of Labor Market Outcomes: Lessons for the US from International Long-Run Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (81)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (37)
  2. Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2003)

2000

  1. Gender Differences in Pay
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (365)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2000)
  2. Understanding Young Women's Marriage Decisions: The Role of Labor and Marriage Market Conditions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2000)

1997

  1. Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes: The US and West Germany, 1984-91
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1994

  1. International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (220)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1996)
  2. The Impact of Wage Structure on Trends in U.S. Gender Wage Differentials 1975-1987
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1992

  1. Race and Gender Pay Differentials
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  2. The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Chapter (1995)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Book Review: Myth and Measurement by David Card and Alan B. Krueger:* Introduction to a Retrospective Symposium
    ILR Review, 2017, 70, (3), 813-814 Downloads
  2. The 70th Anniversary of the ILR Review
    ILR Review, 2017, 70, (5), 1071-1073 Downloads
  3. The Gender Wage Gap: Extent, Trends, and Explanations
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2017, 55, (3), 789-865 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2016

  1. Letter from the ILR Review Editors
    ILR Review, 2016, 69, (5), 1027-1028 Downloads
  2. The Structure of the Permanent Job Wage Premium: Evidence from Europe
    Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, 2016, 55, (1), 149-178 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2015

  1. Substitution between Individual and Source Country Characteristics: Social Capital, Culture, and US Labor Market Outcomes among Immigrant Women
    Journal of Human Capital, 2015, 9, (4), 439 - 482 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Wage compression and the gender pay gap
    IZA World of Labor, 2015, 150 Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Introduction to the U.S. Department of Labor Centennial Symposium
    ILR Review, 2014, 67, (3_suppl), 563-568 Downloads
  2. New Evidence on Gender and the Labor Market: A Symposium
    ILR Review, 2014, 67, (2), 283-286 Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Female Labor Supply: Why Is the United States Falling Behind?
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 251-56 Downloads View citations (47)
  2. The Feasibility and Importance of Adding Measures of Actual Experience to Cross-Sectional Data Collection
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 31, (S1), S17 - S58 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. The transmission of women’s fertility, human capital, and work orientation across immigrant generations
    Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26, (2), 405-435 Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2012

  1. Labor market policy: A comparative view on the costs and benefits of labor market flexibility
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2012, 31, (1), 94-110 View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Temporary jobs and job search effort in Europe
    Labour Economics, 2012, 19, (1), 113-128 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2011

  1. Gender, Source Country Characteristics, and Labor Market Assimilation among Immigrants
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (1), 43-58 Downloads View citations (45)
  2. Substitution and complementarity between managers and subordinates: Evidence from British football
    Labour Economics, 2011, 18, (3), 275-286 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Why do leaders matter? A study of expert knowledge in a superstar setting
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2011, 77, (3), 265-284 Downloads View citations (15)

2010

  1. Employment protection reforms, employment and the incidence of temporary jobs in Europe: 1996-2001
    Labour Economics, 2010, 17, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (26)

2007

  1. Changes in the Labor Supply Behavior of Married Women: 1980–2000
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2007, 25, 393-438 Downloads View citations (175)
  2. Labor market institutions and demographic employment patterns
    Journal of Population Economics, 2007, 20, (4), 833-867 Downloads View citations (60)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. Markets: Cartel Behavior and Amateurism in College Sports
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2007, 21, (1), 209-226 Downloads View citations (21)
  4. Sports League Expansion and Consumer Welfare
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2007, 8, (2), 115-138 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Gender Pay Gap
    The Economists' Voice, 2007, 4, (4), 1-6 Downloads View citations (24)
  6. The Impact of Employment Protection Mandates on Demographic Temporary Employment Patterns: International Microeconomic Evidence
    Economic Journal, 2007, 117, (521), 333-356 Downloads View citations (66)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Race, Performance, Pay, and Retention Among National Basketball Association Head Coaches
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2006, 7, (2), 119-149 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. The U.S. Gender Pay Gap in the 1990S: Slowing Convergence
    ILR Review, 2006, 60, (1), 45-66 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Do Cognitive Test Scores Explain Higher U.S. Wage Inequality?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (1), 184-193 Downloads View citations (64)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2004

  1. Immigration, skills and the labor market: International evidence
    Journal of Population Economics, 2004, 17, (3), 501-534 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. The Impact of Welfare Benefits on Single Motherhood and Headship of Young Women: Evidence from the Census
    Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39, (2) Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2003

  1. Labour Market Institutions and Unemployment in OECD Countries
    ifo DICE Report, 2003, 1, (4), 25-32 Downloads
  2. The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Labor-Market Activity: An Evaluation of Alternative Explanations: Comment
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (1), 429-447 Downloads View citations (42)
  3. Understanding International Differences in the Gender Pay Gap
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, 21, (1), 106-144 Downloads View citations (216)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2000

  1. Gender Differences in Pay
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, 14, (4), 75-99 Downloads View citations (342)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. The Sports Business as a Labor Market Laboratory
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, 14, (3), 75-94 Downloads View citations (120)
  3. Understanding Young Women's Marriage Decisions: The Role of Labor and Marriage Market Conditions
    ILR Review, 2000, 53, (4), 624-647 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  4. Wage Inequality, Collective Bargaining, And Relative Employment From 1985 To 1994: Evidence From Fifteen Oecd Countries
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2000, 82, (4), 564-579 Downloads View citations (17)

1999

  1. Analyzing the gender pay gap
    The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 1999, 39, (5), 625-646 Downloads View citations (11)

1998

  1. Against the Wind: Bargaining Recentralisation and Wage Inequality in Norway 1987-91
    Economic Journal, 1998, 108, (448), 603-45 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Collective Bargaining and the Interindustry Wage Structure: International Evidence
    Economica, 1998, 65, (260), 507-34 Downloads View citations (51)

1997

  1. Swimming Upstream: Trends in the Gender Wage Differential in 1980s
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1997, 15, (1), 1-42 Downloads View citations (153)

1996

  1. International Differences in Male Wage Inequality: Institutions versus Market Forces
    Journal of Political Economy, 1996, 104, (4), 791-836 Downloads View citations (303)
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  2. Wage Structure and Gender Earnings Differentials: An International Comparison
    Economica, 1996, 63, (250), S29-62 Downloads View citations (147)

1994

  1. Rising Wage Inequality and the U.S. Gender Gap
    American Economic Review, 1994, 84, (2), 23-28 Downloads View citations (39)

1993

  1. A General Experiment on Bargaining in Demand Games with Outside Options
    American Economic Review, 1993, 83, (5), 1260-80 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Conjecture, uncertainty, and cooperation in prisoner's dilemma games: Some experimental evidence
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1993, 22, (1), 91-117 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Free Agency, Long-Term Contracts and Compensation in Major League Baseball: Estimates from Panel Data
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 75, (1), 157-64 Downloads View citations (27)
  4. Managerial Quality, Team Success, and Individual Player Performance in Major League Baseball
    ILR Review, 1993, 46, (3), 531-547 Downloads View citations (15)
  5. Unions and Cooperative Behavior: The Effect of Discounting
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1993, 11, (4), 680-703 Downloads View citations (5)

1992

  1. The Effects of Race on Professional Football Players' Compensation
    ILR Review, 1992, 45, (2), 295-310 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The Gender Earnings Gap: Learning from International Comparisons
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 533-38 Downloads View citations (168)

1991

  1. Customer Discrimination and Affirmative Action
    Economic Inquiry, 1991, 29, (3), 555-71 View citations (23)
  2. Discrimination in Professional Sports: A Survey of the Literature
    ILR Review, 1991, 44, (3), 395-418 Downloads View citations (36)
  3. Efficiency Wages, Monopoly Unions and Efficient Bargaining
    Economic Journal, 1991, 101, (408), 1149-62 Downloads View citations (6)

1990

  1. Contingent Pay and Managerial Performance
    ILR Review, 1990, 43, (3), 107-S-120-S Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The Impact of the Threat of Bankruptcy on the Structure of Compensation
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1990, 8, (4), 419-47 Downloads View citations (5)

1988

  1. Racial Differences in Professional Basketball Players' Compensation
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1988, 6, (1), 40-61 Downloads View citations (44)
  2. Systematic and Random Search A Synthesis
    Journal of Human Resources, 1988, 23, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (6)

1987

  1. Unions and Nonunion Wage Dispersion
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1987, 69, (4), 600-607 Downloads View citations (6)

1986

  1. Wage Indexation and Compensating Wage Differentials
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1986, 68, (3), 484-92 Downloads View citations (2)

1984

  1. An Empirical Model of Employed Search, Unemployed Search, and Nonsearch
    Journal of Human Resources, 1984, 19, (1), 104-117 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Demand for Labor Market Structure: An Economic Approach
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1984, 2, (3), 412-38 Downloads

1983

  1. Cost-of-Living Clauses in Union Contracts: Determinants and Effects
    ILR Review, 1983, 36, (3), 447-460 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Job Search and Unionized Employment
    Economic Inquiry, 1983, 21, (3), 412-30 View citations (2)

1982

  1. The Determinants of Bargaining Structure in U.S. Manufacturing Industries
    ILR Review, 1982, 35, (2), 181-195 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Relative Effects of Employed and Unemployed Job Search
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1982, 64, (2), 234-41 Downloads View citations (11)

1981

  1. Causes and Consequences of Layoffs
    Economic Inquiry, 1981, 19, (2), 270-96 View citations (18)
  2. Race and Sex Differences in Quits by Young Workers
    ILR Review, 1981, 34, (4), 563-577 Downloads View citations (35)

1980

  1. Bargaining Power, Search Theory and the Phillips Curve
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 1980, 4, (3), 233-44 View citations (1)
  2. Union Spillover Effects on Organized Labor Markets
    Journal of Human Resources, 1980, 15, (1), 87-98 Downloads View citations (2)

1979

  1. Unionism and Relative Wages: Direct and Indirect Effects
    ILR Review, 1979, 32, (4), 520-532 Downloads
  2. Unions and Employment Stability: A Sequential Logit Approach
    International Economic Review, 1979, 20, (1), 217-35 Downloads View citations (4)

1978

  1. The Returns to Job Search: A Test of Two Models
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1978, 60, (4), 496-503 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Unions and Wages: The Effect of Unions on the Earnings of Nonunion Workers
    ILR Review, 1978, 31, (2), 205-216 Downloads

1977

  1. Union Impact: A Reduced Form Approach
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1977, 59, (4), 503-07 Downloads View citations (4)

Books

2000

  1. Wage Inequality
    Books, American Enterprise Institute Downloads View citations (4)

Chapters

2008

  1. Payoff Uncertainty and Cooperation in Finitely-repeated Prisoner's Dilemma Games
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Gender and Assimilation Among Mexican Americans
    A chapter in Mexican Immigration to the United States, 2007, pp 57-106 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2000

  1. Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes (The United States and West Germany, 1984-1991)
    A chapter in Youth Employment and Joblessness in Advanced Countries, 2000, pp 107-168 Downloads

1999

  1. Institutions and laws in the labor market
    Chapter 25 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1999, vol. 3, Part A, pp 1399-1461 Downloads View citations (82)

1995

  1. The Gender Earnings Gap: Some International Evidence
    A chapter in Differences and Changes in Wage Structures, 1995, pp 105-144 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
 
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