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Homepage:http://economics.nuim.ie/staff/sweetman/index.shtml
Workplace:Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, Maynooth University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Good Schools or Good Students? The Importance of Selectivity for School Rankings
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth (2019) Downloads

2017

  1. Does Reducing Unemployment Benefits During a Recession Reduce Youth Unemployment? Evidence from a 50% Cut in Unemployment Assistance
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth (2017) Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Wage Changes in the Irish Labour Market: Within- and Between-Firm Effects
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads

2013

  1. Estimating Obesity Rates in Europe in the Presence of Self-Reporting Errors
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Wage Flexibility and the Great Recession: The Response of the Irish Labour Market
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in IZA Journal of European Labor Studies (2015)

2012

  1. Gender, Single-Sex Schooling and Maths Achievement
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2013)
  2. The Consequences of Measurement Error when Estimating the Impact of BMI on Labour Market Outcomes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth (2012) Downloads

2010

  1. Aggregate Earnings Inequality in Europe: Permanent Differences or Transitory Fluctuations?
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Identification of the Covariance Structure of Earnings using the GMM Estimator
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic Inequality (2013)

2008

  1. Does Growth Affect the Nature of Inequality? Ireland 1994-2001
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (3)

2007

  1. The effects of measurement error and omitted variables when using transition matrices to measure intergenerational mobility
    CORE Discussion Papers RP, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic Inequality (2007)

2005

  1. The Consequences of Non-Classical Measurement Error for Distributional Analysis
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (1)

2002

  1. College Attendance, Tutition and Family Income
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Consequences of Specification Error for Distributional Analysis With an Application to Intergenerational Mobility
    Working Papers of Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ghent University, Belgium, Ghent University, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Estimating Counterfactual Densities: An application to Black-White Wage Differentials in the U.S
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads

1999

  1. Equality of Opportunity and Kernel Density Estimation: An Application to Intergenerational Mobility
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (23)
  2. Poverty and Inequality in Ireland: A Comparison using Measures of Income and Consumption
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (13)

1998

  1. Female Labour supply and Income Inequality in Ireland
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (1)

1997

  1. Intergenerational Mobility in Britain: Evidence from unemployment patterns
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (1998)

1995

  1. The Persistence of Poverty in Britain: Evidence from Patterns in Intergenerational Mobility
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. How Important are Firms in Explaining Wage Changes During a Recession?
    Economica, 2020, 87, (345), 282-298 Downloads

2016

  1. Bounding obesity rates in the presence of self-reporting errors
    Empirical Economics, 2016, 50, (3), 857-871 Downloads

2015

  1. Wage flexibility and the great recession: the response of the Irish labour market
    IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2015, 4, (1), 1-24 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Gender, single-sex schooling and maths achievement
    Economics of Education Review, 2013, 35, (C), 104-119 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Identification of the covariance structure of earnings using the GMM estimator
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2013, 11, (3), 343-372 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  3. The consequences of measurement error when estimating the impact of obesity on income
    IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 2, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (18)

2011

  1. GMM estimation of the covariance structure of longitudinal data on earnings
    Stata Journal, 2011, 11, (3), 439-459 Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Stata Journal, 2011, 11, (3), 23 (2011) Downloads View citations (3)

2007

  1. The effects of measurement error and omitted variables when using transition matrices to measure intergenerational mobility
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2007, 5, (2), 159-178 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. The impact of cognitive skills on the distribution of the black-white wage gap
    Labour Economics, 2006, 13, (3), 343-356 Downloads View citations (4)

2001

  1. Inequality in Ireland 1987-1994: A Comparison Using Measures of Income and Consumption
    Journal of Income Distribution, 2001, 10, (3-4), 2-2 Downloads View citations (2)

1998

  1. Intergenerational Mobility in Britain: Evidence from Unemployment Patterns
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1998, 60, (4), 431-47 View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1996

  1. Gender Differences in the Changing Labor Market: The Role of Legislation and Inequality in Changing the Wage Gap for Qualified Workers in the United Kingdom
    Journal of Human Resources, 1996, 31, (3), 549-565 Downloads View citations (12)

Software Items

2010

  1. GMMCOVEARN: Stata module to compute GMM estimates of the Covariance Structure of Earnings
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
 
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