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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 0 7 637 0 16 67 3,011
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 1 3 40 0 2 8 226
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 0 0 8 207
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 0 1 4 1,129
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 2 7 1,281 1 12 44 5,914
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 2 80 2 3 12 697
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 1 3 158 1 2 10 727
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 2 321 0 4 17 1,596
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 1 3 8 550
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 2 3 6 453
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 1 5 13 42
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 2 2 7 1,039
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 1 1 9 58
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 0 4 325 4 11 22 831
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 1 2 0 0 5 6
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 1 5 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 1 2 7 110 1 4 20 292
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 1 2 30 1,894
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 2 5 336
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 9 23 60 5,269
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 1 2 5 620
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 63 1 2 10 510
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 571
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 0 376 0 2 11 5,242
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 2 4 202 1 33 40 858
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 0 1 280 1 2 11 1,100
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 330
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 3 82 0 3 14 261
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 4 6 377
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 1 4 5 1,091
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 2 5 8 409
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 6 21 803
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 127 0 3 7 450
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 4 10 1,101
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 3 8 707 4 13 30 2,162
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 6 418 0 1 26 1,384
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 1 176 1 3 11 1,450
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 57 0 2 9 714
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 1 3 4 268
Total Working Papers 2 12 63 7,220 40 194 613 47,241
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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 0 1 9 137
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 1 1 3 41 2 2 8 74
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 3 9 24 227
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 4 9 161 1 8 17 346
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 1 7 107 2 14 47 455
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 485
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 1 4 7 217
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 1 2 83 0 2 7 281
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 30 1 3 18 233
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 1 2 149 1 6 13 663
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 1 8 13 1,350
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 1 15 46 3 9 44 1,967
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 0 4 43
Introduction 0 0 0 7 1 2 5 26
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 4 17
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 1 1 30 0 2 4 198
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 0 240 0 3 8 1,581
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 2 75 1 2 13 186
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 3 0 1 10 20
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 3 22 1 5 16 82
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 4 30 0 1 9 133
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 155 2 6 15 1,062
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 1 3 7 45
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 1 2 2 5 20 252
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 0 2 15 191 3 14 45 462
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 2 123 0 3 11 572
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 1 73 1 3 8 274
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 73 0 1 11 372
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 1 2 3 149 1 2 8 623
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 0 0 1 1 0 7 14 14
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 1 128 1 3 10 1,437
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 1 2 3 79 2 7 13 183
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 1 1 6 1 3 7 46
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 3 6 394 3 15 55 3,677
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 2 7 14 3 5 18 68
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 5 17 435
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 1 3 7 161 2 7 28 516
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 1 1 36 0 2 6 92
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 1 1 5 55 1 3 12 214
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 2 115 0 4 8 250
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 1 1 2 31 3 6 16 145
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 0 187 5 13 38 422
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 1 5 120 0 6 31 510
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 1 3 17 1 4 10 60
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 22 0 1 6 237
Total Journal Articles 10 31 121 3,470 51 213 701 21,563


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 129
Total Books 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 129


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 1 2 27 0 4 9 75
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 1 18 0 1 4 45
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 0 8 2 2 3 26
Race and gender in the labor market 10 53 182 2,908 62 193 604 7,317
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 37 1 3 10 185
Total Chapters 10 54 186 2,998 65 203 630 7,648


Statistics updated 2016-06-03