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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 1 11 18 627 16 58 108 2,908
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 2 37 1 2 4 216
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 1 1 1 32 2 3 9 192
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 78 0 0 2 1,123
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 3 3 12 1,259 19 29 101 5,795
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 0 77 0 2 8 683
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 0 154 2 2 13 715
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 318 2 2 21 1,574
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 1 4 163 2 3 21 1,025
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 0 2 7 442
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 1 1 11 540
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 2 0 1 7 27
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 2 3 13 261
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 1 8 0 0 4 43
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 1 6 319 2 7 25 802
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 2 464 1 4 9 2,873
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 1 1 3 26
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 2 2 4 99 2 3 18 268
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 1 5 234 1 4 47 1,845
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 9 26 104 5,182
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 0 3 612
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 0 0 7 495
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 6
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 4 8 18 551
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 1 2 376 0 2 15 5,227
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 2 198 1 1 8 811
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 2 8 277 2 8 34 1,077
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 1 1 8 78 2 5 26 242
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 1 4 370
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 1 1 1 0 1 2 2
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 174 0 1 10 1,079
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 1 12 399
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 2 8 41 773
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 1 9 1,089
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 1 4 126 0 3 22 435
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 1 9 694 3 12 42 2,104
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 2 3 406 6 14 50 1,340
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 1 1 4 173 1 1 11 1,431
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 2 7 0 3 12 82
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 1 1 1 54 2 3 6 694
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 262
Total Working Papers 11 32 103 7,108 88 229 895 46,286


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 0 24 1 5 14 120
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 4 36 0 1 8 63
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 1 3 21 194
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 4 4 5 150 6 8 11 327
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 1 6 7 99 6 20 44 392
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 481
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 1 58 0 0 5 208
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 81 0 1 10 272
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 3 3 29 1 8 23 206
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 3 145 0 2 10 642
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 119 1 1 1 1,336
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 2 4 11 24 5 17 69 1,891
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 2 13 1 1 7 37
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 3 4 13 240 3 4 44 1,570
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 1 4 70 1 4 13 166
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 4 19 1 4 16 62
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 2 26 0 0 10 122
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 1 1 5 152 4 7 35 1,032
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 37
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 1 1 1 1 3 6 14 227
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 4 6 23 164 11 18 56 389
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 1 3 121 0 3 10 561
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 1 1 11 263
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 1 6 29 349
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 0 1 4 615
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 2 2 6 126 5 5 11 1,422
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 1 1 4 75 1 1 12 166
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 0 4 1 3 4 37
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 4 6 17 385 19 39 130 3,573
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 2 6 6 1 7 37 37
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 1 16 411
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 0 1 869
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 1 5 151 4 6 12 476
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 3 35 0 0 7 86
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 1 49 0 2 10 200
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 1 1 2 110 2 3 5 238
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 2 22 2 8 34 109
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 1 3 187 0 3 25 373
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 0 111 1 7 31 460
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 0 12 0 0 6 45
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 2 21 2 5 25 220
Total Journal Articles 25 48 143 3,284 85 212 835 20,509


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 20 114
Total Books 0 0 0 0 1 3 20 114


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 1 1 24 0 1 4 63
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 16 0 1 4 40
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 1 1 7 0 1 1 21
Race and gender in the labor market 15 44 160 2,625 71 183 653 6,374
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 4 36 2 2 13 168
Total Chapters 15 46 166 2,708 73 188 675 6,666


Statistics updated 2014-12-03