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Workplace:Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2019

  1. September 11 and the Rise of Necessity Self-Employment among Mexican Immigrants
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Effect of Sentencing Reform on Crime Rates: Evidence from California's Proposition 47
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Crime, the Criminal Justice System, and Socioeconomic Inequality
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article Crime, the Criminal Justice System, and Socioeconomic Inequality, Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association (2016) Downloads View citations (16) (2016)

2015

  1. Do E-Verify Mandates Improve Labor Market Outcomes of Low-Skilled Native and Legal Immigrant Workers?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (22)
  2. Immigration and Entrepreneurship
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (48)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (16)

2013

  1. Incarceration and Crime: Evidence from California's Public Safety Realignment Reform
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)

2012

  1. Employment Effects of State Legislation against the Hiring of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)

2011

  1. Did the 2007 Legal Arizona Workers Act Reduce the State's Unauthorized Immigrant Population?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article Did the 2007 Legal Arizona Workers Act Reduce the State's Unauthorized Immigrant Population?, The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press (2014) Downloads View citations (185) (2014)
  2. H-1Bs: How Do They Stack Up to US Born Workers?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (28)
  3. Transitions to Entrepreneurship and Industry-Specific Barriers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2010

  1. Did Employer Sanctions Lose Their Bite? Labor Market Effects of Immigrant Legalization
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation: Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out-of Welfare
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (1999) Downloads View citations (39)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2000) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out of Welfare?, Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press (2003) Downloads View citations (133) (2003)
  3. Why Have Lending Programs Targeting Disadvantaged Small-Business Borrowers Achieved So Little Success in the United States?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article Why Have Lending Programs Targeting Disadvantaged Small Business Borrowers Achieved So Little Success in the United States?, Economic Development Quarterly (2011) Downloads View citations (7) (2011)

2009

  1. Does Self-Employment Increase the Economic Well-Being of Low-Skilled Workers?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article Does self-employment increase the economic well-being of low-skilled workers?, Small Business Economics, Springer (2013) Downloads View citations (20) (2013)
  2. Latina Entrepreneurship
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article Latina entrepreneurship, Small Business Economics, Springer (2009) Downloads View citations (10) (2009)
  3. Low-Skilled Immigrant Entrepreneurship
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article Low-skilled immigrant entrepreneurship, Review of Economics of the Household, Springer (2011) Downloads View citations (14) (2011)

2008

  1. Is the GED an Effective Route to Postsecondary Education for School Dropouts?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article Is the GED an effective route to postsecondary education for school dropouts?, Economics of Education Review, Elsevier (2010) Downloads View citations (10) (2010)

2007

  1. African Americans' Pursuit of Self-Employment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article African Americans’ pursuit of self-employment, Small Business Economics, Springer (2013) Downloads View citations (22) (2013)
  2. Modeling the Signaling Value of the GED with an Application to an Exogenous Passing Standard Increase in Texas
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Chapter Modeling the signaling value of the GED with an application to an exogenous passing standard increase in Texas, Research in Labor Economics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited (2008) Downloads View citations (4) (2008)
  3. Why Are Hispanic and African-American Dropout Rates So High?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)

2006

  1. Hispanic Self-Employment: A Dynamic Analysis of Business Ownership
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (47)
  2. Immigrant-Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Journal Article Immigrant–Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates, Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Wiley Blackwell (2011) Downloads View citations (19) (2011)
  3. Mexican-Hispanic Self-Employment Entry: The Role of Business Start-Up Constraints
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
  4. State Dependence in Canadian Welfare Participation
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (21)

2004

  1. Measuring the Returns to the GED: Using an Exogenous Change in GED Passing Standards as a Natural Experiment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2001

  1. Labor Market Conditions and Post-Reform Declines in Welfare Receipt Among Immigrants
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. The Dynamics of Immigrant Welfare and Labor Market Behavior
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article The dynamics of immigrant welfare and labor market behavior, Journal of Population Economics, Springer (2009) Downloads View citations (43) (2009)

2000

  1. A Comparison of the Human Capital and Signaling Models: The Case of the Self-Employed and the Increase in the Schooling Premium in the 1980's
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Immigration Policy, Assimilation of Immigrants and Natives' Sentiments towards Immigrants: Evidence from 12 OECD-Countries
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (236)
  3. Self-Employment and Earnings among High-Skilled Immigrants in the United States
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. Labor Market Assimilation and the Self-Employment Decision of Immigrant Entrepreneurs
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article Labor market assimilation and the self-employment decision of immigrant entrepreneurs, Journal of Population Economics, Springer (2002) Downloads View citations (94) (2002)

1998

  1. The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Chapter The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications, NBER Chapters, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (49) (2000)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Immigrants and entrepreneurship
    IZA World of Labor, 2019, 85 Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in IZA World of Labor, 2014, 85 (2014) Downloads View citations (8)

2016

  1. Crime, the Criminal Justice System, and Socioeconomic Inequality
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (2), 103-26 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper Crime, the Criminal Justice System, and Socioeconomic Inequality, IZA Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (16) (2016)

2014

  1. Did the 2007 Legal Arizona Workers Act Reduce the State's Unauthorized Immigrant Population?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2014, 96, (2), 258-269 Downloads View citations (185)
    See also Working Paper Did the 2007 Legal Arizona Workers Act Reduce the State's Unauthorized Immigrant Population?, IZA Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (9) (2011)
  2. Why are some people more likely to become small-businesses owners than others: Entrepreneurship entry and industry-specific barriers
    Journal of Business Venturing, 2014, 29, (2), 232-251 Downloads View citations (78)

2013

  1. African Americans’ pursuit of self-employment
    Small Business Economics, 2013, 40, (1), 73-86 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper African Americans' Pursuit of Self-Employment, IZA Discussion Papers (2007) Downloads View citations (9) (2007)
  2. Does self-employment increase the economic well-being of low-skilled workers?
    Small Business Economics, 2013, 40, (4), 933-952 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper Does Self-Employment Increase the Economic Well-Being of Low-Skilled Workers?, IZA Discussion Papers (2009) Downloads View citations (7) (2009)
  3. WAGE AND MOBILITY EFFECTS OF LEGALIZATION: EVIDENCE FROM THE NEW IMMIGRANT SURVEY
    Journal of Regional Science, 2013, 53, (1), 171-197 Downloads View citations (18)

2011

  1. Immigrant–Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates
    Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, 2011, 50, (3), 412-442 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper Immigrant-Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates, IZA Discussion Papers (2006) Downloads View citations (22) (2006)
  2. Low-skilled immigrant entrepreneurship
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2011, 9, (1), 25-44 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper Low-Skilled Immigrant Entrepreneurship, IZA Discussion Papers (2009) Downloads (2009)
  3. Why Have Lending Programs Targeting Disadvantaged Small Business Borrowers Achieved So Little Success in the United States?
    Economic Development Quarterly, 2011, 25, (3), 255-266 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper Why Have Lending Programs Targeting Disadvantaged Small-Business Borrowers Achieved So Little Success in the United States?, IZA Discussion Papers (2010) Downloads View citations (3) (2010)

2010

  1. Is the GED an effective route to postsecondary education for school dropouts?
    Economics of Education Review, 2010, 29, (5), 813-825 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper Is the GED an Effective Route to Postsecondary Education for School Dropouts?, NBER Working Papers (2008) Downloads View citations (1) (2008)
  2. The labor market adjustment of immigrants
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2010, 8, (1), 1-5 Downloads View citations (7)

2009

  1. Did 9/11 affect Hispanic‐Americans' self‐employment entry and exit decisions?
    International Journal of Manpower, 2009, 30, (1/2), 176-187 Downloads
  2. Latina entrepreneurship
    Small Business Economics, 2009, 33, (4), 427-439 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper Latina Entrepreneurship, IZA Discussion Papers (2009) Downloads View citations (12) (2009)
  3. The dynamics of immigrant welfare and labor market behavior
    Journal of Population Economics, 2009, 22, (4), 941-970 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper The Dynamics of Immigrant Welfare and Labor Market Behavior, IZA Discussion Papers (2001) Downloads View citations (19) (2001)

2003

  1. Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out of Welfare?
    Journal of Human Resources, 2003, 38, (1) Downloads View citations (133)
    See also Working Paper Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation: Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out-of Welfare, Working Papers (2010) Downloads (2010)

2002

  1. Assessing immigrant policy options: Labor market conditions and postreform declines in immigrants’ receipt of welfare
    Demography, 2002, 39, (4), 617-637 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Labor market assimilation and the self-employment decision of immigrant entrepreneurs
    Journal of Population Economics, 2002, 15, (1), 83-114 Downloads View citations (94)
    See also Working Paper Labor Market Assimilation and the Self-Employment Decision of Immigrant Entrepreneurs, IZA Discussion Papers (1999) Downloads View citations (12) (1999)

Chapters

2014

  1. State Dependence in Social Assistance Receipt in Canada
    A chapter in Safety Nets and Benefit Dependence, 2014, vol. 39, pp 81-105 Downloads View citations (11)

2009

  1. Mexican-American self-employment: a dynamic analysis of business ownership
    A chapter in Ethnicity and Labor Market Outcomes, 2009, pp 197-227 Downloads View citations (17)

2008

  1. Modeling the signaling value of the GED with an application to an exogenous passing standard increase in Texas
    A chapter in Work, Earnings and Other Aspects of the Employment Relation, 2008, pp 305-352 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper Modeling the Signaling Value of the GED with an Application to an Exogenous Passing Standard Increase in Texas, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (5) (2007)

2000

  1. The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications
    A chapter in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, 2000, pp 51-116 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1998) Downloads View citations (35) (1998)
 
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