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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? 0 1 14 627 9 37 94 2,917
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 1 1 1 0 2 2 2
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 2 37 0 1 4 216
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 1 1 32 0 3 8 192
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 4 7 14 1,263 18 43 106 5,813
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 13 715
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 318 2 4 22 1,576
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 2 3 12 542
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 3 163 1 3 18 1,026
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 4 5 11 446
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 0 3 11 261
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 0 0 3 43
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 2 2 7 321 3 7 27 805
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 1 464 0 2 6 2,873
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 1 2 4 27
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 2 4 99 0 2 17 268
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 1 5 234 3 7 43 1,848
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 8 28 105 5,190
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 0 2 612
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 2 7 7
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 3 3 6 6
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 1 7 18 552
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 2 376 2 3 15 5,229
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 2 198 1 2 9 812
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 1 8 277 2 8 34 1,079
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 6 78 0 3 24 242
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 1 3 370
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 64 0 1 12 399
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 174 0 1 8 1,079
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 5 36 773
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 1,089
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 1 2 126 1 4 16 436
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 1 6 694 3 14 40 2,107
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 2 4 4 408 9 21 53 1,349
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 1 2 5 174 2 3 12 1,433
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 1 2 11 83
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 1 54 0 3 6 694
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 1 262
Total Working Papers 9 27 94 7,117 77 240 865 46,363


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 0 24 1 3 15 121
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 1 2 18 195
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 5 6 151 1 9 12 328
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 2 6 99 5 13 45 397
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 1 1 6 209
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 81 0 0 10 272
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 1 3 29 2 6 24 208
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 1 4 146 2 3 12 644
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 5 12 25 7 20 72 1,898
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 0 1 5 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 0 3 13 240 0 3 44 1,570
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 4 70 0 3 12 166
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 4 19 1 3 17 63
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? 0 1 5 152 2 7 36 1,034
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 1 1 2 38
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 1 1 1 3 8 16 230
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 1 7 21 165 4 20 53 393
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 1 3 121 0 1 10 561
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 2 3 11 265
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 3 6 29 352
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 0 2 6 126 0 5 11 1,422
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 4 75 1 2 13 167
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 37
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 6 16 386 14 47 134 3,587
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 1 6 6 2 5 39 39
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 0 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 2 5 152 1 6 12 477
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 1 1 2 50 2 2 12 202
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 1 2 110 0 3 5 238
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 2 22 5 9 38 114
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 3 187 2 3 27 375
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 2 2 2 113 4 6 34 464
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 1 1 13 1 1 6 46
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 2 21 3 6 27 223
Total Journal Articles 10 45 146 3,294 71 211 863 20,582


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 1 4 19 115
Total Books 0 0 0 0 1 4 19 115


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 0 4 40
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 7 0 0 1 21
Race and gender in the labor market 14 47 158 2,639 46 190 621 6,420
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 4 36 0 2 11 168
Total Chapters 14 48 164 2,722 46 193 641 6,712


Statistics updated 2015-01-03