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2016, volume 34, issue S2

Introduction: Special Issue in Honor of JOLE Founder Edward P. Lazear pp. S1 - S2 Downloads
Paul OyerJOLE Editor-in-Chief
The Manipulation of Children's Preferences, Old-Age Support, and Investment in Children's Human Capital pp. S3 - S30 Downloads
Gary Becker, Kevin M. Murphy and Jörg Spenkuch
Decomposing Trends in Inequality in Earnings into Forecastable and Uncertain Components pp. S31 - S65 Downloads
Flávio Cunha and James Heckman
It's Where You Work: Increases in the Dispersion of Earnings across Establishments and Individuals in the United States pp. S67 - S97 Downloads
Erling Barth, Alex Bryson, James Davis and Richard Freeman
Human Capital Investment, Inequality, and Economic Growth pp. S99 - S127 Downloads
Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel
Unhappy Cities pp. S129 - S182 Downloads
Edward L. Glaeser, Joshua Gottlieb and Oren Ziv
Bureaucratic Responses pp. S183 - S215 Downloads
Canice Prendergast
Serial Entrepreneurship: Learning by Doing? pp. S217 - S254 Downloads
Francine Lafontaine and Kathryn Shaw
Exploration for Human Capital: Evidence from the MBA Labor Market pp. S255 - S286 Downloads
Camelia Kuhnen and Paul Oyer

2016, volume 34, issue S1

Introduction: The Labor Market in the Aftermath of the Great Recession pp. S1 - S6 Downloads
David CardGuest Editor and Alexandre MasGuest Editor
Long-Term Unemployment and the Great Recession: The Role of Composition, Duration Dependence, and Nonparticipation pp. S7 - S54 Downloads
Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, Matthew Notowidigdo and Lawrence Katz
Did the Job Ladder Fail after the Great Recession? pp. S55 - S93 Downloads
Giuseppe Moscarini and Fabien Postel-Vinay
Unemployment in the Great Recession: A Comparison of Germany, Canada, and the United States pp. S95 - S139 Downloads
Florian Hoffmann and Thomas Lemieux
Import Competition and the Great US Employment Sag of the 2000s pp. S141 - S198 Downloads
Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon Hanson and Brendan Price
The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks pp. S199 - S247 Downloads
Paul Beaudry, David Green and Benjamin Sand
Wage Adjustment in the Great Recession and Other Downturns: Evidence from the United States and Great Britain pp. S249 - S291 Downloads
Michael Elsby, Donggyun Shin and Gary Solon
Reallocation in the Great Recession: Cleansing or Not? pp. S293 - S331 Downloads
Lucia Foster, Cheryl Grim and John Haltiwanger
Making Do with Less: Working Harder during Recessions pp. S333 - S360 Downloads
Edward Lazear, Kathryn L. Shaw and Christopher Stanton
Cashier or Consultant? Entry Labor Market Conditions, Field of Study, and Career Success pp. S361 - S401 Downloads
Joseph G. Altonji, Lisa Kahn and Jamin Speer
The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same? The Safety Net and Poverty in the Great Recession pp. S403 - S444 Downloads
Marianne Bitler and Hilary Hoynes
Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession pp. S445 - S475 Downloads
Andreas Mueller, Jesse Rothstein and Till M. von Wachter

2016, volume 34, issue 4

Social Networks, Employee Selection, and Labor Market Outcomes pp. 825 - 867 Downloads
Lena Hensvik and Oskar Skans
The Making of a Manager: Evidence from Military Officer Training pp. 869 - 898 Downloads
Erik Grönqvist and Erik Lindqvist
The Employment Dynamics of Disadvantaged Women: Evidence from the SIPP pp. 899 - 944 Downloads
John Ham, Xianghong Li and Lara Shore-Sheppard
Exports and Wages: Rent Sharing, Workforce Composition, or Returns to Skills? pp. 945 - 978 Downloads
Mario Macis and Fabiano Schivardi
How the Timing of Grade Retention Affects Outcomes: Identification and Estimation of Time-Varying Treatment Effects pp. 979 - 1021 Downloads
Jane Fruehwirth, Salvador Navarro and Yuya Takahashi
Looking beyond Enrollment: The Causal Effect of Need-Based Grants on College Access, Persistence, and Graduation pp. 1023 - 1073 Downloads
Ben Castleman and Bridget Long
How Teachers Respond to Pension System Incentives: New Estimates and Policy Applications pp. 1075 - 1104 Downloads
Shawn Ni and Michael Podgursky

2016, volume 34, issue 3

Parenthood and the Gender Gap in Pay pp. 545 - 579 Downloads
Nikolay Angelov, Per Johansson and Erica Lindahl
Learning-by-Employing: The Value of Commitment under Uncertainty pp. 581 - 620 Downloads
Braz Camargo and Elena Pastorino
Skill-Biased Technical Change and the Cost of Higher Education pp. 621 - 662 Downloads
John Jones and Fang Yang
Minimum Wage Shocks, Employment Flows, and Labor Market Frictions pp. 663 - 704 Downloads
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester and Michael Reich
A Most Egalitarian Profession: Pharmacy and the Evolution of a Family-Friendly Occupation pp. 705 - 746 Downloads
Claudia Goldin and Lawrence Katz
An “Opposing Responses” Test of Classic versus Market-Based Promotion Tournaments pp. 747 - 779 Downloads
Jed DeVaro and Antti Kauhanen
The Impact of College Teaching on Students’ Academic and Labor Market Outcomes pp. 781 - 822 Downloads
Michela Braga, Marco Paccagnella and Michele Pellizzari

2016, volume 34, issue 2

Stand and Deliver: Effects of Boston's Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice pp. 275 - 318 Downloads
Joshua Angrist, Sarah Cohodes, Susan M. Dynarski, Parag Pathak and Christopher R. Walters
Teacher Quality in Public and Private Schools under a Voucher System: The Case of Chile pp. 319 - 362 Downloads
Jere Behrman, Michela M. Tincani, Petra E. Todd and Kenneth I. Wolpin
Testing for Educational Credit Constraints Using Heterogeneity in Individual Time Preferences pp. 363 - 402 Downloads
Benjamin W. Cowan
The Effect of Job Displacement on Couples' Fertility Decisions pp. 403 - 442 Downloads
Kristiina Huttunen and Jenni Kellokumpu
Domestic Violence and Divorce Law: When Divorce Threats Become Credible pp. 443 - 477 Downloads
Pablo Brassiolo
Integrating Immigrants: The Impact of Restructuring Active Labor Market Programs pp. 479 - 508 Downloads
Matti Sarvimäki and Kari Hämäläinen
When Do Covariates Matter? And Which Ones, and How Much? pp. 509 - 543 Downloads
Jonah B. Gelbach

2016, volume 34, issue 1

The Dynamic Effects of Educational Accountability pp. 1 - 28 Downloads
Hugh Macartney
Teacher Complementarities in Test Score Production: Evidence from Primary School pp. 29 - 61 Downloads
Josh Kinsler
Where Have the Middle-Wage Workers Gone? A Study of Polarization Using Panel Data pp. 63 - 105 Downloads
Guido Matias Cortes
Customer Discrimination and Employment Outcomes: Theory and Evidence from the French Labor Market pp. 107 - 160 Downloads
Pierre-Philippe Combes, Bruno Decreuse, Morgane Laouenan and Alain Trannoy
Do Informal Referrals Lead to Better Matches? Evidence from a Firm's Employee Referral System pp. 161 - 209 Downloads
Meta Brown, Elizabeth Setren and Giorgio Topa
Motivating Agents: How Much Does the Mission Matter? pp. 211 - 236 Downloads
Jeffrey Carpenter and Erick Gong
The Minimum Wage and Inequality: The Effects of Education and Technology pp. 237 - 274 Downloads
Zsofia Barany

2015, volume 33, issue S1

Introduction: US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy pp. S1 - S4 Downloads
William Kerr and Sarah Turner
Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-Born PhDs in the United States pp. S5 - S38 Downloads
Jeffrey Grogger and Gordon Hanson
Are Immigrants the Most Skilled US Computer and Engineering Workers? pp. S39 - S77 Downloads
Jennifer Hunt
Does Immigration Affect Whether US Natives Major in Science and Engineering? pp. S79 - S108 Downloads
Pia Orrenius and Madeline Zavodny
Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas pp. S109 - S145 Downloads
George Borjas and Kirk Doran
Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of US Firms pp. S147 - S186 Downloads
Sari Pekkala Kerr, William Kerr and William Lincoln
Recruitment of Foreigners in the Market for Computer Scientists in the United States pp. S187 - S223 Downloads
John Bound, Breno Braga, Joseph M. Golden and Gaurav Khanna
STEM Workers, H-1B Visas, and Productivity in US Cities pp. S225 - S255 Downloads
Giovanni Peri, Kevin Shih and Chad Sparber
Immigration and Ideas: What Did Russian Scientists "Bring" to the United States? pp. S257 - S288 Downloads
Ina Ganguli
Collaborating with People Like Me: Ethnic Coauthorship within the United States pp. S289 - S318 Downloads
Richard Freeman and Wei Huang

2015, volume 33, issue 4

Happiness and Productivity pp. 789 - 822 Downloads
Andrew Oswald, Eugenio Proto and Daniel Sgroi
The Value of Bosses pp. 823 - 861 Downloads
Edward Lazear, Kathryn L. Shaw and Christopher T. Stanton
Do Agents Game Their Agents' Behavior? Evidence from Sales Managers pp. 863 - 890 Downloads
Alan Benson
A Dynamic Model of Weak and Strong Ties in the Labor Market pp. 891 - 932 Downloads
Yves Zenou
The Specificity of General Human Capital: Evidence from College Major Choice pp. 933 - 972 Downloads
Josh Kinsler and Ronni Pavan
State Merit Aid Programs and College Major: A Focus on STEM pp. 973 - 1006 Downloads
David Sjoquist and John Winters
The Optimality of Heterogeneous Tournaments pp. 1007 - 1042 Downloads
Marc Gürtler and Oliver Gürtler

2015, volume 33, issue 3

The Effects of Prize Spread and Noise in Elimination Tournaments: A Natural Field Experiment pp. 521 - 569 Downloads
Josse Delfgaauw, Robert Dur, Arjan Non and Willem Verbeke
Institutions and Contract Enforcement pp. 571 - 590 Downloads
Armin Falk, David Huffman and W. Bentley Macleod
Professionalism and Contracts in Organizations pp. 591 - 621 Downloads
Canice Prendergast
Matching Firms, Managers, and Incentives pp. 623 - 681 Downloads
Oriana Bandiera, Luigi Guiso, Andrea Prat and Raffaella Sadun
What Do Fishermen Tell Us That Taxi Drivers Do Not? An Empirical Investigation of Labor Supply pp. 683 - 710 Downloads
Tess Stafford
How Do Industries and Firms Respond to Changes in Local Labor Supply? pp. 711 - 750 Downloads
Christian Dustmann and Albrecht Glitz
Teacher Quality and Student Inequality pp. 751 - 788 Downloads
Richard Mansfield

2015, volume 33, issue 2

Why Do Entrepreneurial Parents Have Entrepreneurial Children? pp. 269 - 296 Downloads
Matthew Lindquist, Joeri Sol and Mirjam Praag
Relative Pay and Labor Supply pp. 297 - 315 Downloads
Anat Bracha, Uri Gneezy and George Loewenstein
Estimating Gender Differences in Access to Jobs pp. 317 - 363 Downloads
Laurent Gobillon, Dominique Meurs and Sébastien Roux
Gender Segregation in Occupations: The Role of Tipping and Social Interactions pp. 365 - 408 Downloads
Jessica Pan
Testing Becker's Theory of Positive Assortative Matching pp. 409 - 441 Downloads
Aloysius Siow
Do Men and Women Respond Differently to Competition? Evidence from a Major Education Reform pp. 443 - 491 Downloads
Louis-Philippe Morin
Small Differences That Matter: Mistakes in Applying to College pp. 493 - 520 Downloads
Amanda Pallais

2015, volume 33, issue 1

Job Referral Networks and the Determination of Earnings in Local Labor Markets pp. 1 - 32 Downloads
Ian Schmutte
Is a Dream Deferred a Dream Denied? College Enrollment and Time-Varying Opportunity Costs pp. 33 - 61 Downloads
Francisco Perez-Arce
The Effect of Teacher Gender on Student Achievement in Primary School pp. 63 - 89 Downloads
Heather Antecol, Ozkan Eren and Serkan Ozbeklik
Peer Effects in Microenvironments: The Benefits of Homogeneous Classroom Groups pp. 91 - 122 Downloads
Fangwen Lu and Michael Anderson
The Dynamics of Marriage and Divorce pp. 123 - 170 Downloads
Gustaf Bruze, Michael Svarer and Yoram Weiss
Lifetime Earnings Inequality in Germany pp. 171 - 208 Downloads
Timm Bönke, Giacomo Corneo and Holger Lüthen
Uncertainty and the Politics of Employment Protection pp. 209 - 267 Downloads
Andrea Vindigni, Simone Scotti and Cristina Tealdi
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