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2020, volume 38, issue 2

The Unintended Consequences of “Ban the Boxâ€Â: Statistical Discrimination and Employment Outcomes When Criminal Histories Are Hidden pp. 321 - 374 Downloads
Jennifer L. Doleac and Benjamin Hansen
Public and Private Employer Learning: Evidence from the Adoption of Teacher Value Added pp. 375 - 420 Downloads
Michael Bates
High-Dosage Tutoring and Reading Achievement: Evidence from New York City pp. 421 - 452 Downloads
Roland G. Fryer and Meghan Howard-Noveck
Weak Markets, Strong Teachers: Recession at Career Start and Teacher Effectiveness pp. 453 - 500 Downloads
Markus Nagler, Marc Piopiunik and Martin R. West
A Pleasure That Hurts: The Ambiguous Effects of Elite Tutoring on Underprivileged High School Students pp. 501 - 533 Downloads
Son Thierry Ly, Eric Maurin and Arnaud Riegert
Opening the Black Box of the Matching Function: The Power of Words pp. 535 - 568 Downloads
Ioana Marinescu and Ronald Wolthoff
Does Parental Quality Matter? Evidence on the Transmission of Human Capital Using Variation in Parental Influence from Death, Divorce, and Family Size pp. 569 - 610 Downloads
Eric Gould, Avi Simhon and Bruce A. Weinberg
The Effect of Child Support on Selection into Marriage and Fertility pp. 611 - 652 Downloads
Daniel I. Tannenbaum

2020, volume 38, issue 1

Does Labor Supply Respond to Transitory Income? Evidence from the Economic Stimulus Payments of 2008 pp. 1 - 38 Downloads
David Powell
Why Birthright Citizenship Matters for Immigrant Children: Short- and Long-Run Impacts on Educational Integration pp. 143 - 182 Downloads
Christina Felfe, Helmut Rainer and Judith Saurer
Raising Aspirations and Higher Education: Evidence from the United Kingdom’s Widening Participation Policy pp. 183 - 214 Downloads
Lucia Rizzica
Student Loans and Homeownership pp. 215 - 260 Downloads
Alvaro Mezza, Daniel Ringo, Shane Sherlund and Kamila Sommer
Parental Leave Benefits, Household Labor Supply, and Children’s Long-Run Outcomes pp. 261 - 320 Downloads
Rita Ginja, Jenny Jans and Arizo Karimi
The Opportunity Costs of Mandatory Military Service: Evidence from a Draft Lottery pp. 39 - 66 Downloads
Paul Bingley, Petter Lundborg and Stéphanie Vincent Lyk-Jensen
Cyclical and Market Determinants of Involuntary Part-Time Employment pp. 67 - 93 Downloads
Robert G. Valletta, Leila Bengali and Catherine van der List
Birth Order and Delinquency: Evidence from Denmark and Florida pp. 95 - 142 Downloads
Sanni Breining, Joseph Doyle, David Figlio, Krzysztof Karbownik and Jeffrey Roth

2019, volume 37, issue S2

Introduction: Labor Markets and Public Policies in the United States and Canada pp. S243 - S252 Downloads
David Card and Philip Oreopoulos
How Do the US and Canadian Social Safety Nets Compare for Women and Children? pp. S253 - S288 Downloads
Hilary Hoynes and Mark Stabile
Push and Pull: Disability Insurance, Regional Labor Markets, and Benefit Generosity in Canada and the United States pp. S289 - S323 Downloads
Kevin Milligan and Tammy Schirle
Mortality Inequality in Canada and the United States: Divergent or Convergent Trends? pp. S325 - S353 Downloads
Michael Baker, Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
Long Time Out: Unemployment and Joblessness in Canada and the United States pp. S355 - S397 Downloads
Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, Matthew J. Notowidigdo and Matthew Tudball
Unemployment, Marginal Attachment, and Labor Force Participation in Canada and the United States pp. S399 - S441 Downloads
Stephen R. G. Jones and W. Craig Riddell
A Comparative Analysis of the Labor Market Performance of University-Educated Immigrants in Australia, Canada, and the United States: Does Policy Matter? pp. S443 - S490 Downloads
Andrew Clarke, Ana Ferrer and Mikal Skuterud
Canada and High-Skill Emigration to the United States: Way Station or Farm System? pp. S491 - S532 Downloads
Ana Damas de Matos and Daniel Parent
Local Labor Markets in Canada and the United States pp. S533 - S594 Downloads
David Albouy, Alex Chernoff, Chandler Lutz and Casey Warman
Intergenerational Mobility Between and Within Canada and the United States pp. S595 - S641 Downloads
Marie Connolly, Miles Corak and Catherine Haeck
Economy-Wide Spillovers from Booms: Long-Distance Commuting and the Spread of Wage Effects pp. S643 - S687 Downloads
David Green, René Morissette, Benjamin Sand and Iain Snoddy
Different Paths? Human Capital Prices, Wages, and Inequality in Canada and the United States pp. S689 - S734 Downloads
Audra Bowlus, Chris Robinson and Haoming Liu
How Skills and Parental Valuation of Education Influence Human Capital Acquisition and Early Labor Market Return to Human Capital in Canada pp. S735 - S778 Downloads
Michael J. Kottelenberg and Steven Lehrer

2019, volume 37, issue S1

Introduction: A Good Start? Determinants of Initial Labor Market Success pp. S1 - S9 Downloads
David Card
Quantifying Family, School, and Location Effects in the Presence of Complementarities and Sorting pp. S11 - S83 Downloads
Mohit Agrawal, Joseph G. Altonji and Richard Mansfield
Racial Disparities in the Acquisition of Juvenile Arrest Records pp. S125 - S159 Downloads
Steven Raphael and Sandra V. Rozo
Unlucky Cohorts: Estimating the Long-Term Effects of Entering the Labor Market in a Recession in Large Cross-Sectional Data Sets pp. S161 - S198 Downloads
Hannes Schwandt and Till von Wachter
Changing Patterns of Geographic Mobility and the Labor Market for Young Adults pp. S199 - S241 Downloads
Janna E. Johnson and Sam Schulhofer-Wohl
Inequality of Educational Opportunity? Schools as Mediators of the Intergenerational Transmission of Income pp. S85 - S123 Downloads
Jesse Rothstein

2019, volume 37, issue 4

Reserving Time for Daddy: The Consequences of Fathers’ Quotas pp. 1009 - 1059 Downloads
Ankita Patnaik
Unwelcome Guests? The Effects of Refugees on the Educational Outcomes of Incumbent Students pp. 1061 - 1096 Downloads
David Figlio and Umut Özek
The Long-Run Effects of Teacher Strikes: Evidence from Argentina pp. 1097 - 1139 Downloads
David Jaume and Alexander Willén
The Labor of Division: Returns to Compulsory High School Math Coursework pp. 1141 - 1182 Downloads
Joshua Goodman
Performance, Career Dynamics, and Span of Control pp. 1183 - 1213 Downloads
Valerie Smeets, Michael Waldman and Frédéric Warzynski
Estimating Labor Supply Elasticities with Joint Borrowing Constraints of Couples pp. 1215 - 1265 Downloads
Christian Bredemeier, Jan Gravert and Falko Juessen
Referrals and Search Efficiency: Who Learns What and When? pp. 1267 - 1300 Downloads
Tavis Barr, Raicho Bojilov and Lalith Munasinghe
The Intergenerational Persistence of Self-Employment across China’s Planned Economy Era pp. 1301 - 1330 Downloads
Minghao Li and Stephan J. Goetz

2019, volume 37, issue 3

Pay by Design: Teacher Performance Pay Design and the Distribution of Student Achievement pp. 621 - 662 Downloads
Prashant Loyalka, Sean Sylvia, Chengfang Liu, James Chu and Yaojiang Shi
More than Just Friends? School Peers and Adult Interracial Relationships pp. 663 - 713 Downloads
Luca Merlino, Max Steinhardt and Liam Wren-Lewis
Do High-Wage Jobs Attract More Applicants? Directed Search Evidence from the Online Labor Market pp. 715 - 746 Downloads
Stefano Banfi and Benjamin Villena-Roldan
"Good" Firms, Worker Flows, and Local Productivity pp. 747 - 792 Downloads
Michel Serafinelli
Incentivizing Creativity: A Large-Scale Experiment with Performance Bonuses and Gifts pp. 793 - 851 Downloads
Christiane Bradler, Susanne Neckermann and Arne Warnke
Minimum Wages and Spatial Equilibrium: Theory and Evidence pp. 853 - 904 Downloads
Joan Monras
Hedonic-Based Labor Supply Substitution and the Ripple Effect of Minimum Wages pp. 905 - 947 Downloads
Brian J. Phelan
Long-Run Consequences of Exposure to Natural Disasters pp. 949 - 1007 Downloads
Krzysztof Karbownik and Anthony Wray

2019, volume 37, issue 2

Whom Do Employers Want? The Role of Recent Employment and Unemployment Status and Age pp. 323 - 349 Downloads
Henry S. Farber, Chris M. Herbst, Dan Silverman and Till von Wachter
When Time Binds: Substitutes for Household Production, Returns to Working Long Hours, and the Skilled Gender Wage Gap pp. 351 - 398 Downloads
Patricia Cortés and Jessica Pan
Job Tasks, Time Allocation, and Wages pp. 399 - 433 Downloads
Ralph Stinebrickner, Todd Stinebrickner and Paul Sullivan
Does Increased Exposure to Peers with Adverse Characteristics Reduce Workplace Performance? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in the US Army pp. 435 - 466 Downloads
Francis X. Murphy
Specific Human Capital and Wait Unemployment pp. 467 - 508 Downloads
Benedikt Herz
Fighting for Education: Financial Aid and Degree Attainment pp. 509 - 544 Downloads
Andrew Barr
Rules versus Discretion in Public Service: Teacher Hiring in Mexico pp. 545 - 579 Downloads
Ricardo Estrada
Early Childcare and Cognitive Development: Evidence from an Assignment Lottery pp. 581 - 620 Downloads
Nina Drange and Tarjei Havnes

2019, volume 37, issue 1

Can Online Delivery Increase Access to Education? pp. 1 - 34 Downloads
Joshua Goodman, Julia Melkers and Amanda Pallais
More Education, Less Volatility? The Effect of Education on Earnings Volatility over the Life Cycle pp. 101 - 137 Downloads
Judith Delaney and Paul Devereux
Wage Risk and the Value of Job Mobility in Early Employment Careers pp. 139 - 185 Downloads
Kai Liu
Allocating Effort and Talent in Professional Labor Markets pp. 187 - 246 Downloads
Gadi Barlevy and Derek Neal
Endogenous Altruism: Theory and Evidence from Chinese Twins pp. 247 - 295 Downloads
Junjian Yi
How Bargaining in Marriage Drives Marriage Market Equilibrium pp. 297 - 321 Downloads
Robert Pollak
Blame the Parents? How Parental Unemployment Affects Labor Supply and Job Quality for Young Adults pp. 35 - 100 Downloads
Andrey Fradkin, Frédéric Panier and Ilan Tojerow
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