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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 8
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 2 16 632 3 10 104 2,954
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 1 1 2 2 1 1 5 5
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 37 1 1 5 219
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 1 32 1 3 13 202
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 1 79 0 0 2 1,125
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 2 20 1,276 5 15 119 5,885
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 1 1 2 79 1 3 7 688
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 1 2 156 1 3 7 720
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 1 2 320 0 2 9 1,581
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 3 165 0 0 10 1,032
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 30
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 0 1 8 448
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 1 4 543
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 1 5 263
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 1 9 1 3 9 52
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 0 3 321 0 2 16 811
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 1 1 2 0 3 3 4
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 0 5 2,874
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 28
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 2 3 9 106 2 4 11 276
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 1 234 2 12 35 1,876
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 2 12 65 5,221
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 0 3 615
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 8
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 1 1 63 0 2 7 502
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 7
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 21 564
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 1 376 0 1 7 5,232
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 0 198 0 1 9 819
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 1 5 280 0 3 23 1,092
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 326
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 3 80 0 3 13 250
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 2 371
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 4
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 175 0 0 8 1,086
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 0 3 401
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 3 20 785
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 126 0 0 11 443
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 1,092
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 2 2 8 701 5 7 47 2,139
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 1 9 413 3 6 38 1,364
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 3 175 0 1 10 1,440
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 4
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 3 56 1 2 16 707
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 8 0 1 7 86
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 264
Total Working Papers 7 18 101 7,177 31 118 720 46,777


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 1 25 0 1 14 129
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 2 38 0 1 5 67
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 0 4 16 207
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 2 8 154 0 2 12 331
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 1 1 8 101 1 4 40 412
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 0 58 0 0 2 210
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 0 81 0 2 5 276
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 29 2 4 21 219
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 4 148 0 1 11 651
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 1 120 2 3 5 1,340
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 3 14 34 2 9 58 1,932
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 1 14 0 1 4 40
Introduction 0 0 0 7 0 1 1 22
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 13
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 0 29 0 0 2 194
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 4 240 0 3 10 1,576
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 1 5 74 0 3 14 176
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 3 3 0 1 9 11
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 2 20 0 4 12 70
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 2 2 2 28 2 3 5 127
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 3 154 0 2 24 1,049
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 38
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 1 2 2 2 3 14 235
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 2 6 24 182 2 9 55 426
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 1 121 0 2 5 563
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 0 0 4 266
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 72 1 2 20 363
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 1 1 147 1 3 4 618
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 1 1 4 128 1 3 13 1,430
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 0 2 76 0 1 6 171
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 5 0 1 6 40
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 0 0 9 388 3 11 99 3,633
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 0 3 7 1 2 22 52
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 1 3 11 421
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 1 3 872
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 2 6 156 4 8 26 496
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 0 35 1 1 1 87
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 3 51 0 2 6 204
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 1 1 5 114 1 1 8 243
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 7 29 0 2 30 131
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 1 187 4 9 23 393
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 4 115 1 5 31 484
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 1 3 15 1 3 8 53
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 0 21 0 1 17 232
Total Journal Articles 10 25 138 3,374 33 122 685 20,984


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 120
Total Books 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 120


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 2 25 0 0 4 66
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 1 2 18 0 1 3 42
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 2 8 0 0 3 23
Race and gender in the labor market 12 37 182 2,763 28 122 644 6,835
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 0 36 0 1 10 176
Total Chapters 12 38 188 2,850 28 124 664 7,142


Statistics updated 2015-09-02