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Homepage:http://www.gwu.edu/~econ/faculty/parsons.html
Workplace:Department of Economics, George Washington University, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Employer-Provided Severance Pay: The Emergence of Job Displacement Insurance, 1930–1954
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. The Unemployment Insurance Taxable Wage Base Mystery
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  3. Voluntary Employer-Provided Severance Pay
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2016

  1. Job Displacement Insurance: A Policy Typology
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Moral-Hazard-Free First-Best Unemployment Insurance
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  3. The Simple Analytics of Job Displacement Insurance
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk & Insurance (2019)

2015

  1. Voluntary Public Unemployment Insurance
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (3)
    EPRU Working Paper Series, Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU), University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics (2003) Downloads View citations (2)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2003) Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Job Displacement Insurance: An Overview
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Understanding Severance Pay
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Cuadernos de Economía - Spanish Journal of Economics and Finance (2013)

2011

  1. Double-Sided Moral Hazard in Job Displacement Insurance Contracts
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Mandated Severance Pay and Firing Cost Distortions: A Critical Review of the Evidence
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Severance Pay Mandates: Firing Costs, Hiring Costs, and Firm Avoidance Behaviors
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)

2010

  1. The Firing Cost Implications of Alternative Severance Pay Designs
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Insuring Displaced Workers: Human Capital Losses and Severance Pay Design
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

1981

  1. Economic Well-Being and Child Labor: The Inter action of Family and Industry
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

1976

  1. Health, Family Structure, and Labor Supply
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1977)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. THE SIMPLE ANALYTICS OF JOB DISPLACEMENT INSURANCE
    Journal of Risk & Insurance, 2019, 86, (2), 351-380 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2018

  1. Compensating displaced workers
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 444 Downloads
  2. How should job displacement wage losses be insured?
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 446 Downloads

2013

  1. Understanding severance pay
    Cuadernos de Economía - Spanish Journal of Economics and Finance, 2013, 36, (102), 155-165 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

1996

  1. Imperfect 'tagging' in social insurance programs
    Journal of Public Economics, 1996, 62, (1-2), 183-207 Downloads View citations (50)

1992

  1. The Internal Distribution of Union Rents: An Empirical Test of the Voting Power Model
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1992, 74, (3), 439-45 Downloads

1991

  1. Male Retirement Behavior in the United States, 1930–1950
    The Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51, (3), 657-674 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Self-Screening in Targeted Public Transfer Programs
    Journal of Political Economy, 1991, 99, (4), 859-76 Downloads View citations (47)
  3. The Health and Earnings of Rejected Disability Insurance Applicants: Comment
    American Economic Review, 1991, 81, (5), 1419-26 Downloads View citations (62)
  4. The Job Search Behavior of Employed Youth
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1991, 73, (4), 597-604 Downloads View citations (25)
  5. The decline in private pension coverage in the United States
    Economics Letters, 1991, 36, (4), 419-423 Downloads View citations (8)

1989

  1. Parental Altruism and Self-Interest: Child Labor among Late Nineteenth-Century American Families
    Economic Inquiry, 1989, 27, (4), 637-59 View citations (55)

1984

  1. Disability Insurance and Male Labor Force Participation: A Response
    Journal of Political Economy, 1984, 92, (3), 542-49 Downloads View citations (16)

1982

  1. Demographic Effects on Public Charity to the Aged
    Journal of Human Resources, 1982, 17, (1), 144-152 Downloads View citations (6)

1980

  1. Racial Trends in Male Labor Force Participation
    American Economic Review, 1980, 70, (5), 911-20 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. The Decline in Male Labor Force Participation
    Journal of Political Economy, 1980, 88, (1), 117-34 Downloads View citations (176)
  3. Unemployment, the Allocation of Labor, and Optimal Government Intervention
    American Economic Review, 1980, 70, (4), 626-35 Downloads View citations (4)

1978

  1. Intergenerational Wealth Transfers and the Educational Decisions of Male Youth: The Mother's Home Time Hypothesis
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1978, 92, (3), 521-524 Downloads
  2. The Autocorrelation of Earnings, Human Wealth Inequality, and Income Contingent Loans
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1978, 92, (4), 551-569 Downloads View citations (6)

1977

  1. Health, Family Structure, and Labor Supply
    American Economic Review, 1977, 67, (4), 703-12 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (1976)

1975

  1. Intergenerational Wealth Transfers and the Educational Decisions of Male Youth
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1975, 89, (4), 603-617 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The United States Steel Consolidation: The Creation of Market Control
    Journal of Law and Economics, 1975, 18, (1), 181-219 Downloads View citations (5)

1974

  1. The Cost of School Time, Foregone Earnings, and Human Capital Formation
    Journal of Political Economy, 1974, 82, (2), 251-66 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Time-Series Changes in Personal Income Inequality in the United States from 1939 with Projections to 1985: A Comment
    Journal of Political Economy, 1974, 82, (5), 1027-32 Downloads

1973

  1. Quit Rates Over Time: A Search and Information Approach
    American Economic Review, 1973, 63, (3), 390-401 Downloads View citations (11)

1972

  1. Specific Human Capital: An Application to Quit Rates and Layoff Rates
    Journal of Political Economy, 1972, 80, (6), 1120-43 Downloads View citations (108)

Books

1980

  1. Poverty and the Minimum Wage
    Books, American Enterprise Institute Downloads

Chapters

1987

  1. The employment relationship: Job attachment, work effort, and the nature of contracts
    Chapter 14 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1987, vol. 2, pp 789-848 Downloads View citations (14)
 
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