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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 0 7 637 7 20 68 3,011
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 2 3 40 1 3 8 226
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 0 1 9 207
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 1 1 4 1,129
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 1 6 1,280 7 14 49 5,913
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 3 80 1 3 11 695
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 1 3 158 0 1 9 726
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 2 321 3 5 18 1,596
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 1 4 451
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 1 2 7 549
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 0 1 5 1,037
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 3 4 13 41
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 1 5 267
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 1 10 0 0 8 57
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 1 4 325 3 10 18 827
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 1 2 0 1 5 6
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 1 1 6 2,879
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 30
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 1 6 109 1 5 19 291
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 1 4 31 1,893
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 335
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 8 17 55 5,260
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 4 619
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 63 1 1 9 509
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 571
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 0 376 2 2 11 5,242
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 1 2 4 202 1 33 39 857
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 0 2 280 0 1 12 1,099
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 330
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 4 82 1 4 15 261
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 3 4 7 377
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 2 3 7 407
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 2 3 4 1,090
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 5 9 23 803
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 127 3 4 8 450
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 4 6 11 1,101
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 3 9 707 6 11 31 2,158
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 8 418 0 2 28 1,384
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 1 176 2 3 10 1,449
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 2 57 2 3 12 714
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 87
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 2 3 267
Total Working Papers 2 12 68 7,218 74 194 612 47,201
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Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 3 28 1 1 9 137
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 3 40 0 1 7 72
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 5 7 25 224
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 5 9 161 3 8 16 345
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 1 7 107 6 17 47 453
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 484
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 3 3 6 216
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 1 1 2 83 2 2 7 281
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 30 1 4 18 232
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 0 1 148 5 5 12 662
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 7 7 12 1,349
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 2 14 45 4 10 44 1,964
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 0 0 0 14 0 1 4 43
Introduction 0 0 0 7 1 2 4 25
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 1 5 17
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 1 1 1 30 2 2 4 198
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 0 240 3 3 8 1,581
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 2 75 1 3 13 185
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 3 1 3 11 20
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 3 22 3 5 16 81
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 4 30 1 2 9 133
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 1 1 155 3 6 15 1,060
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 2 2 6 44
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 1 2 0 4 19 250
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 0 3 16 191 6 14 49 459
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 1 2 123 3 4 11 572
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 1 1 73 2 4 7 273
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 73 1 2 12 372
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 1 1 2 148 1 1 7 622
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 0 0 1 1 4 9 14 14
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 2 128 2 3 12 1,436
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 1 1 2 78 5 5 11 181
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 1 1 1 6 2 3 6 45
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 2 2 6 393 10 16 61 3,674
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 1 6 13 1 3 16 65
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 4 5 20 435
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 0 2 873
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 2 3 7 160 5 8 31 514
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 1 1 1 36 1 2 6 92
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 4 54 2 2 11 213
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 4 115 3 4 11 250
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 2 30 2 6 16 142
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 0 187 6 11 36 417
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 1 5 120 3 8 34 510
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 1 3 17 2 4 10 59
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 22 1 2 6 237
Total Journal Articles 13 29 119 3,460 121 217 710 21,512


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 4 4 12 129
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 4 12 129


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 1 1 3 27 4 4 10 75
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 2 18 1 1 5 45
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 8 0 0 2 24
Race and gender in the labor market 22 52 188 2,898 76 175 592 7,255
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 37 2 2 9 184
Total Chapters 23 53 195 2,988 83 182 618 7,583


Statistics updated 2016-05-03