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Journal of Human Capital

2007 - 2018

From University of Chicago Press
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Volume 12, issue 3, 2018

Medicaid Crowd-Out of Long-Term Care Insurance with Endogenous Medicaid Enrollment pp. 431 - 474 Downloads
Geena Kim
Are Men Given Priority for Top Jobs? Investigating the Glass Ceiling in Italian Academia pp. 475 - 503 Downloads
Maria De Paola, Michela Ponzo and Vincenzo Scoppa
Tuition Fees, Student Finances, and Student Achievement: Evidence from a Differential Raise in Fees pp. 504 - 541 Downloads
Hans Fricke
Does Paternal Unemployment Affect Young Adult Offspring's Personality? pp. 542 - 567 Downloads
Viola Angelini, Marco Bertoni and Luca Corazzini

Volume 12, issue 2, 2018

Celebrating the Life and Work of Gary Becker pp. 173 - 181 Downloads
Isaac Ehrlich
What Was the Industrial Revolution? pp. 182 - 203 Downloads
Robert Lucas
Low-Skill and High-Skill Automation pp. 204 - 232 Downloads
Daron Acemoglu and Pascual Restrepo
What Accounts for the US Ascendancy to Economic Superpower by the Early Twentieth Century? The Morrill Act-Human Capital Hypothesis pp. 233 - 281 Downloads
Isaac Ehrlich, Adam Cook and Yong Yin
The Nonmarket Benefits of Education and Ability pp. 282 - 304 Downloads
James Heckman, John Humphries and Gregory Veramendi
Life-Cycle Human Capital Accumulation across Countries: Lessons from US Immigrants pp. 305 - 342 Downloads
David Lagakos, Benjamin Moll, Tommaso Porzio, Nancy Qian and Todd Schoellman
Technology, Skill, and the Wage Structure pp. 343 - 384 Downloads
Nancy L. Stokey
Dynastic Human Capital and Black-White Earnings Differentials in the United States, 1940–2000 pp. 385 - 430 Downloads
Chad Turner, Robert Tamura, Curtis Simon and Sean Mulholland

Volume 12, issue 1, 2018

The Effects of Vocational Rehabilitation for People with Physical Disabilities pp. 1 - 37 Downloads
David Dean, Robert Schmidt, John Pepper and Steven Stern
Working While Studying: A Bad Decision? pp. 125 - 171 Downloads
Cristina Lopez-Mayan
Universal Child Care and Long-Term Effects on Child Well-Being: Evidence from Canada pp. 38 - 98 Downloads
Catherine Haeck, Laetitia Lebihan and Philip Merrigan
Labor Market Conditions and Cultural Change: Evidence from Vietnam pp. 99 - 124 Downloads
Louise Grogan

Volume 11, issue 4, 2017

Too Many Graduates? A Matching Theory of Educational Mismatch pp. 423 - 446 Downloads
Patrizia Ordine and Giuseppe Rose
Economic Gains from Educational Reform by US States pp. 447 - 486 Downloads
Eric Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Hierarchical Religions and Female Education pp. 487 - 507 Downloads
Seth Norton and Annette Tomal
Thought for Food: Nutritional Information and Educational Disparities in Diet pp. 508 - 552 Downloads
Hale Koç and Hans van Kippersluis

Volume 11, issue 3, 2017

Special Issue in Honor of Ronald H. Coase pp. 297 - 309 Downloads
Isaac Ehrlich
The Role of Entrepreneurial Human Capital as a Driver of Endogenous Economic Growth pp. 310 - 351 Downloads
Isaac Ehrlich, Dunli Li and Zhiqiang Liu
New Institutions for New Nations pp. 352 - 372 Downloads
Stanley L. Engerman
A Very Coasian Revolution pp. 373 - 396 Downloads
David Friedman
Institutions and Managerial Task Allocation: Evidence from Chinese Entrepreneurs pp. 397 - 422 Downloads
Di Guo, Kun Jiang and Chenggang Xu

Volume 11, issue 2, 2017

Earnings over the Life Course: General versus Vocational Education pp. 167 - 212 Downloads
Bart Golsteyn and Anders Stenberg
Understanding Wage Growth: Estimating and Testing Learning-by-Doing pp. 213 - 246 Downloads
Philippe Belley
Student Appearance and Academic Performance pp. 247 - 262 Downloads
Rey Hernández-Julián and Christina Peters
Getting Weighed Down: The Effect of Childhood Obesity on the Development of Socioemotional Skills pp. 263 - 295 Downloads
Nicole Black and Sonja Kassenboehmer

Volume 11, issue 1, 2017

Expanding College Access in Taiwan, 1978-2014: Effects on Graduate Quality and Income Inequality pp. 1 - 34 Downloads
Shao-Hsun Keng, Chun-Hung Lin and Peter Orazem
The Labor Market Effects of Academic and Vocational Education over the Life Cycle: Evidence Based on a British Cohort pp. 106 - 166 Downloads
Giorgio Brunello and Lorenzo Rocco
Academic Drop-Out and the Great Recession pp. 35 - 71 Downloads
Effrosyni Adamopoulou and Giulia Martina Tanzi
Human Capital Accumulation and Transition to Skilled Employment pp. 72 - 105 Downloads
Konstantinos Angelopoulos, Jim Malley and Apostolis Philippopoulos

Volume 10, issue 4, 2016

Boy-Girl Differences in Parental Time Investments: Evidence from Three Countries pp. 399 - 441 Downloads
Michael Baker and Kevin Milligan
Locus of Control and Mothers’ Return to Employment pp. 442 - 481 Downloads
Eva Berger and Luke Haywood
Student Awareness of Costs and Benefits of Educational Decisions: Effects of an Information Campaign pp. 482 - 519 Downloads
Martin McGuigan, Sandra McNally and Gill Wyness
A Life Course Perspective on Gender Differences in Cognitive Functioning in India pp. 520 - 563 Downloads
Ilke Onur and Malathi Velamuri

Volume 10, issue 3, 2016

High School Human Capital Portfolio and College Outcomes pp. 267 - 302 Downloads
Guy Tchuente
Are Overqualified Migrants Self-Selected? Evidence from Central and Eastern European Countries pp. 303 - 346 Downloads
Klaus Nowotny
School Entry, Educational Attainment, and Quarter of Birth: A Cautionary Tale of a Local Average Treatment Effect pp. 347 - 376 Downloads
Rashmi Barua and Kevin Lang
Fertility, Migration, and Maternal Wages: Evidence from Brazil pp. 377 - 398 Downloads
Jaqueline Oliveira

Volume 10, issue 2, 2016

Career Interruption and Productivity: Evidence from Major League Baseball during the Vietnam War Era pp. 159 - 185 Downloads
Brennan Mange and David Phillips
New Firm Survival: Isolating the Role of Founders’ Human Capital in Accounting for Firm Longevity pp. 186 - 211 Downloads
Grégoire Cauchie and Nicolas Vaillant
Income and Schooling: Evidence from International Oil Price Shocks pp. 212 - 234 Downloads
Markus Brueckner and Mark Gradstein
Returns to Education and Educational Outcomes: The Case of the Spanish Housing Boom pp. 235 - 265 Downloads
Ainhoa Aparicio-Fenoll

Volume 10, issue 1, 2016

Aggregate Effects of Gender Gaps in the Labor Market: A Quantitative Estimate pp. 1 - 32 Downloads
David Cuberes and Marc Teignier
Household Electrification, Fertility, and Employment: Evidence from Hydroelectric Dam Construction in Colombia pp. 109 - 158 Downloads
Louise Grogan
Does Employment Protection Raise Stress? A Cross-Country and Cross-Province Analysis pp. 33 - 66 Downloads
Nicolas Lepage-Saucier and Etienne Wasmer
How Important Is Secondary School Duration for Postsecondary Education Decisions? Evidence from a Natural Experiment pp. 67 - 108 Downloads
Tobias Meyer and Stephan Thomsen

Volume 9, issue 4, 2015

Sibling Influence on the Human Capital of the Left-Behind pp. 403 - 438 Downloads
Costanza Biavaschi, Corrado Giulietti and Klaus Zimmermann
Substitution between Individual and Source Country Characteristics: Social Capital, Culture, and US Labor Market Outcomes among Immigrant Women pp. 439 - 482 Downloads
Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn
The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again pp. 483 - 517 Downloads
George J. Borjas
Immigration, Human Capital Formation, and Endogenous Economic Growth pp. 518 - 563 Downloads
Isaac Ehrlich and Jinyoung Kim
Acquiring Human Capital through the Generations by Migration pp. 564 - 600 Downloads
James Smith and Liam Delaney

Volume 9, issue 3, 2015

A Quality-Preserving Increase in Four-Year College Attendance pp. 265 - 297 Downloads
Robert B. Archibald, David Feldman and Peter McHenry
The Impact of Skill-Based Immigration Restrictions: The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 pp. 298 - 328 Downloads
Joyce Chen
The Height Production Function from Birth to Age Two pp. 329 - 363 Downloads
Elisabetta De Cao
The Effect of Household Technology on Weight and Health Outcomes among Chinese Adults: Evidence from China's "Home Appliances Going to the Countryside" Policy pp. 364 - 401 Downloads
Cheng Chen, Shin-Yi Chou and Robert J. Thornton

Volume 9, issue 2, 2015

How Do College Students Respond to Public Information about Earnings? pp. 117 - 169 Downloads
Matthew Wiswall and Basit Zafar
Product Proliferation, Population, and Economic Growth pp. 170 - 197 Downloads
Alberto Bucci
Exploring the Racial Divide in Education and the Labor Market through Evidence from Interracial Families pp. 198 - 238 Downloads
Peter Arcidiacono, Andrew Beauchamp, Marie Hull and Seth Sanders
Higher Test Scores or More Schooling? Another Look at the Causes of Economic Growth pp. 239 - 263 Downloads
Theodore Breton

Volume 9, issue 1, 2015

Explaining the Public-Sector Pay Gap: The Role of Skill and College Major pp. 1 - 44 Downloads
Max Schanzenbach
Leadership Activities and Future Earnings: Is There a Causal Relation? pp. 45 - 63 Downloads
Ozkan Eren and Serkan Ozbeklik
Overseas Deployment, Combat Exposure, and Well-Being in the 2010 National Survey of Veterans pp. 64 - 93 Downloads
Ryan D. Edwards
Height, Human Capital, and Earnings: The Contributions of Cognitive and Noncognitive Ability pp. 94 - 115 Downloads
Andreas Schick and Richard Steckel
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