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1987 - 2022

Current editor(s): Enrico Moretti

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Volume 36, issue 2, 2022

A Social Insurance Perspective on Pandemic Fiscal Policy: Implications for Unemployment Insurance and Hazard Pay pp. 3-28 Downloads
Christina D. Romer and David H. Romer
Should We Insure Workers or Jobs during Recessions? pp. 29-54 Downloads
Giulia Giupponi, Camille Landais and Alice Lapeyre
The $800 Billion Paycheck Protection Program: Where Did the Money Go and Why Did It Go There? pp. 55-80 Downloads
David Autor, David Cho, Leland D. Crane, Mita Goldar, Byron Lutz, Joshua Montes, William B. Peterman, David Ratner, Daniel Villar and Ahu Yildirmaz
American Enslavement and the Recovery of Black Economic History pp. 81-98 Downloads
Trevon D. Logan
The Cumulative Costs of Racism and the Bill for Black Reparations pp. 99-122 Downloads
William Darity, A. Kirsten Mullen and Marvin Slaughter
Slavery and the Rise of the Nineteenth-Century American Economy pp. 123-48 Downloads
Gavin Wright
Children and the US Social Safety Net: Balancing Disincentives for Adults and Benefits for Children pp. 149-74 Downloads
Anna Aizer, Hilary Hoynes and Adriana Lleras-Muney
Universal Early-Life Health Policies in the Nordic Countries pp. 175-98 Downloads
Miriam Wüst
Inequality in Early Care Experienced by US Children pp. 199-222 Downloads
Sarah Flood, Joel McMurry, Aaron Sojourner and Matthew Wiswall
Economics of Foster Care pp. 223-46 Downloads
Anthony Bald, Joseph J. Doyle, Max Gross and Brian A. Jacob
Joan Robinson on Karl Marx: "His Sense of Reality Is Far Stronger" pp. 247-64 Downloads
Carolina Alves
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 265-72 Downloads
Timothy Taylor

Volume 36, issue 1, 2022

Labor Productivity Growth and Industrialization in Africa pp. 3-32 Downloads
Margaret McMillan and Albert Zeufack
Agricultural Technology in Africa pp. 33-56 Downloads
Tavneet Suri and Christopher Udry
Time Use and Gender in Africa in Times of Structural Transformation pp. 57-80 Downloads
Taryn Dinkelman and L. Rachel Ngai
Young Adults and Labor Markets in Africa pp. 81-100 Downloads
Oriana Bandiera, Ahmed Elsayed, Andrea Smurra and Céline Zipfel
Political Distortions, State Capture, and Economic Development in Africa pp. 101-24 Downloads
Nathan Canen and Leonard Wantchekon
The Price of Nails since 1695: A Window into Economic Change pp. 125-50 Downloads
Daniel Sichel
The Puzzle of Falling US Birth Rates since the Great Recession pp. 151-76 Downloads
Melissa S. Kearney, Phillip Levine and Luke Pardue
Isaiah Andrews, 2021 John Bates Clark Medalist pp. 177-90 Downloads
Anna Mikusheva and Jesse Shapiro
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 191-98 Downloads
Timothy Taylor

Volume 35, issue 4, 2021

The Economics of Policing and Public Safety pp. 3-28 Downloads
Emily Owens and Bocar Ba
Next-Generation Policing Research: Three Propositions pp. 29-48 Downloads
Monica C. Bell
The US Pretrial System: Balancing Individual Rights and Public Interests pp. 49-70 Downloads
Will Dobbie and Crystal S. Yang
Fragile Algorithms and Fallible Decision-Makers: Lessons from the Justice System pp. 71-96 Downloads
Jens Ludwig and Sendhil Mullainathan
Inside the Box: Safety, Health, and Isolation in Prison pp. 97-122 Downloads
Bruce Western
Rising Geographic Disparities in US Mortality pp. 123-46 Downloads
Benjamin Couillard, Christopher Foote, Kavish Gandhi, Ellen Meara and Jonathan Skinner
The Causal Effects of Place on Health and Longevity pp. 147-70 Downloads
Tatyana Deryugina and David Molitor
When Innovation Goes Wrong: Technological Regress and the Opioid Epidemic pp. 171-96 Downloads
David M. Cutler and Edward L. Glaeser
Neighborhoods Matter: Assessing the Evidence for Place Effects pp. 197-222 Downloads
Eric Chyn and Lawrence Katz
College Majors, Occupations, and the Gender Wage Gap pp. 223-48 Downloads
Carolyn M. Sloane, Erik G. Hurst and Dan Black
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 249-55 Downloads
Timothy Taylor

Volume 35, issue 3, 2021

Effects of the COVID-19 Recession on the US Labor Market: Occupation, Family, and Gender pp. 3-24 Downloads
Stefania Albanesi and Jiyeon Kim
The Great Unequalizer: Initial Health Effects of COVID-19 in the United States pp. 25-46 Downloads
Marcella Alsan, Amitabh Chandra and Kosali Simon
Tracking the Pandemic in Real Time: Administrative Micro Data in Business Cycles Enters the Spotlight pp. 47-66 Downloads
Joseph Vavra
Some Thoughts on the Washington Consensus and Subsequent Global Development Experience pp. 67-82 Downloads
A. Spence
The Baker Hypothesis: Stabilization, Structural Reforms, and Economic Growth pp. 83-108 Downloads
Anusha Chari, Peter Blair Henry and Hector Reyes
Washington Consensus in Latin America: From Raw Model to Straw Man pp. 109-32 Downloads
Ilan Goldfajn, Lorenza Martínez and Rodrigo Valdés
Washington Consensus Reforms and Lessons for Economic Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 133-56 Downloads
Belinda Archibong, Brahima Coulibaly and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Statistical Significance, p-Values, and the Reporting of Uncertainty pp. 157-74 Downloads
Guido Imbens
Of Forking Paths and Tied Hands: Selective Publication of Findings, and What Economists Should Do about It pp. 175-92 Downloads
Maximilian Kasy
Evidence on Research Transparency in Economics pp. 193-214 Downloads
Edward Miguel
Why Is Growth in Developing Countries So Hard to Measure? pp. 215-42 Downloads
Noam Angrist, Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg and Dean Jolliffe
Retrospectives: James Buchanan: Clubs and Alternative Welfare Economics pp. 243-56 Downloads
Alain Marciano
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 257-64 Downloads
Timothy Taylor

Volume 35, issue 2, 2021

The Resilience of the Euro pp. 3-22 Downloads
Philip R. Lane
The United States of Europe: A Gravity Model Evaluation of the Four Freedoms pp. 23-48 Downloads
Keith Head and Thierry Mayer
Migration and Labor Market Integration in Europe pp. 49-76 Downloads
David Dorn and Josef Zweimüller
Fiscal Policy in Europe: Controversies over Rules, Mutual Insurance, and Centralization pp. 77-100 Downloads
Florin Bilbiie, Tommaso Monacelli and Roberto Perotti
An Ounce of Prevention pp. 101-18 Downloads
Joseph Newhouse
Mammograms and Mortality: How Has the Evidence Evolved? pp. 119-40 Downloads
Amanda Kowalski
LGBTQ Economics pp. 141-70 Downloads
M. V. Lee Badgett, Christopher S. Carpenter and Dario Sansone
The Ways of Corruption in Infrastructure: Lessons from the Odebrecht Case pp. 171-90 Downloads
Nicolás Campos, Eduardo Engel, Ronald D. Fischer and Alexander Galetovic
The Rise of Research Teams: Benefits and Costs in Economics pp. 191-216 Downloads
Benjamin Jones
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 217-23 Downloads
Timothy Taylor

Volume 35, issue 1, 2021

The Elusive Employment Effect of the Minimum Wage pp. 3-26 Downloads
Alan Manning
City Limits: What Do Local-Area Minimum Wages Do? pp. 27-50 Downloads
Arindrajit Dube and Attila Lindner
How Do Firms Respond to Minimum Wage Increases? Understanding the Relevance of Non-employment Margins pp. 51-72 Downloads
Jeffrey Clemens
The Rise of American Minimum Wages, 1912–1968 pp. 73-96 Downloads
Price Fishback and Andrew J. Seltzer
Estimating Judicial Ideology pp. 97-118 Downloads
Adam Bonica and Maya Sen
Can Structural Changes Fix the Supreme Court? pp. 119-42 Downloads
Daniel Hemel
Staffing the Higher Education Classroom pp. 143-62 Downloads
David Figlio and Morton Schapiro
The Globalization of Postsecondary Education: The Role of International Students in the US Higher Education System pp. 163-84 Downloads
John Bound, Breno Braga, Gaurav Khanna and Sarah Turner
Why Does the United States Have the Best Research Universities? Incentives, Resources, and Virtuous Circles pp. 185-206 Downloads
W. Bentley Macleod and Miguel Urquiola
Taxing Our Wealth pp. 207-30 Downloads
Florian Scheuer and Joel Slemrod
Melissa Dell: Winner of the 2020 Clark Medal pp. 231-48 Downloads
Daron Acemoglu
Recommendations for Further Reading pp. 249-56 Downloads
Timothy Taylor
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