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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 6
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 1 13 627 6 31 97 2,923
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 1 1 2 3 3
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 37 1 2 4 217
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 1 1 32 4 6 12 196
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 78 1 1 3 1,124
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 3 10 16 1,266 10 47 109 5,823
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 0 77 0 0 8 683
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 0 154 0 2 11 715
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 318 1 5 18 1,577
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 2 0 0 6 27
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 3 10 542
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 1 1 3 164 2 5 17 1,028
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 0 4 10 446
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 1 3 11 262
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 8 2 2 5 45
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 2 7 321 2 7 28 807
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 1 5 2,873
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 2 2 27
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 2 4 5 101 2 4 18 270
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 4 234 6 10 43 1,854
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 3 20 101 5,193
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 2 2 4 614
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 7
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 2 2 7 497
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 6
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 5 18 552
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 2 376 1 3 15 5,230
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 2 198 4 6 12 816
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 0 7 277 2 6 33 1,081
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 322
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 5 78 2 4 24 244
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 2 370
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 1 1 1 1 3 3
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 0 11 399
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 1 1 1 175 5 5 13 1,084
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 2 4 36 775
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 2 126 4 5 17 440
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 1 1 8 1,090
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 2 3 8 696 7 13 45 2,114
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 3 5 409 1 16 46 1,350
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 2 5 174 2 5 12 1,435
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 3
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 1 54 3 5 9 697
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 2 7 0 1 11 83
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 1 1 2 263
Total Working Papers 10 30 95 7,127 85 250 876 46,448


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 1 1 1 25 1 3 16 122
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 4 36 0 0 8 63
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 0 2 18 195
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 6 7 152 1 8 12 329
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 1 2 7 100 3 14 48 400
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 481
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 1 58 0 1 5 209
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 81 2 2 10 274
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 29 1 4 24 209
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 4 146 2 4 14 646
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 119 0 1 1 1,336
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 4 13 26 6 18 76 1,904
Evaluating welfare and training programs, edited by Charles F. Manski and Irwin Garfinkel. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1992, 364 pp. Price: $39.95 cloth 1 1 3 14 1 2 6 38
Introduction 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 21
Job creation and destruction; What employers want: Job prospects for less-educated workers; and does training for the disadvantaged work? Evidence from the national JTPA study 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 0 29 0 0 1 192
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 3 13 240 2 5 46 1,572
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 4 70 2 3 14 168
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 3
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 3 19 1 3 16 64
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 2 26 2 2 11 124
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 1 3 152 1 7 32 1,035
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 1 2 38
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 1 1 1 1 7 16 231
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 1 6 19 166 1 16 48 394
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 3 121 0 0 9 561
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 0 3 7 265
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 1 5 29 353
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 0 0 4 615
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 2 6 126 1 6 12 1,423
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 4 75 1 3 13 168
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 1 1 1 5 1 2 5 38
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 6 16 387 12 45 128 3,599
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 0 6 6 1 4 37 40
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 1 1 17 412
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 2 2 3 871
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 3 6 153 1 6 13 478
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 1 35 0 0 5 86
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 2 50 0 2 12 202
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 1 2 110 0 2 5 238
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 2 2 4 24 4 11 41 118
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 2 187 1 3 27 376
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 2 2 113 3 8 34 467
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 2 2 14 2 3 7 48
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 2 21 1 6 26 224
Total Journal Articles 12 47 148 3,306 60 216 863 20,642


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 1 3 18 116
Total Books 0 0 0 0 1 3 18 116


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 1 24 1 1 4 64
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 16 0 0 3 40
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 7 1 1 2 22
Race and gender in the labor market 12 41 159 2,651 46 163 614 6,466
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 3 36 3 5 13 171
Total Chapters 12 41 164 2,734 51 170 636 6,763


Statistics updated 2015-02-02