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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 7
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 3 16 630 3 20 106 2,943
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 37 1 1 4 218
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 1 1 1 4 4
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 1 32 0 2 11 198
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 1 1 79 0 1 3 1,125
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 3 8 22 1,274 12 41 120 5,864
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 0 77 1 1 5 684
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 1 1 155 1 2 10 717
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 1 2 319 0 1 10 1,578
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 1 4 165 1 4 13 1,032
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 28
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 1 9 447
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 0 5 542
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 0 5 262
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 1 1 1 9 1 4 8 49
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 0 5 321 1 2 19 809
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 0 4 2,873
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 27
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 1 2 6 103 1 2 13 272
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 1 234 0 8 31 1,862
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 4 12 80 5,205
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 4 615
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 7
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 0 3 7 500
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 6 8 18 560
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 1 376 0 1 10 5,231
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 0 198 0 2 9 818
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 1 1 5 278 2 6 29 1,087
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 324
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 0 3 78 0 2 16 246
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 2 370
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 3
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 1 1 4 400
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 175 0 2 11 1,086
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 2 5 38 780
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 2 126 0 2 14 442
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 1,090
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 2 7 698 2 13 43 2,127
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 1 6 410 5 6 39 1,356
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 1 4 175 1 4 13 1,439
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 1 8 0 2 9 85
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 2 55 2 5 12 702
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 264
Total Working Papers 8 25 94 7,152 51 171 771 46,619


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 1 25 2 6 18 128
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 1 3 37 0 2 7 65
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 0 4 14 199
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 0 6 152 0 0 11 329
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 7 100 2 6 45 406
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 1 2 210
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 81 0 0 5 274
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 29 2 5 24 214
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 1 5 147 3 4 13 650
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 1 1 120 0 1 2 1,337
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 5 13 31 4 16 71 1,920
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 1 1 4 39
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 1 2 2 194
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 7 240 1 1 24 1,573
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 3 5 73 1 4 14 172
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 1 3 3 3 3 6 9 9
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 1 19 0 1 13 65
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 0 26 0 0 6 124
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 1 2 4 154 3 10 33 1,045
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 0 1 1 0 0 14 231
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 5 9 21 175 7 16 53 410
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 2 121 0 0 6 561
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 0 1 7 266
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 1 1 72 3 7 27 360
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 0 0 3 615
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 2 126 0 1 7 1,424
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 1 1 4 76 2 2 8 170
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 5 0 1 5 39
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 0 0 8 387 3 14 102 3,613
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 1 6 7 3 9 34 49
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 1 3 13 415
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 0 2 871
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 0 0 4 153 1 5 14 483
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 0 35 0 0 1 86
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 2 50 0 0 7 202
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 1 3 111 0 1 6 239
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 1 4 8 28 3 8 41 126
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 2 187 1 5 31 381
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 2 2 4 115 6 9 36 476
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 2 14 0 1 7 49
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 2 21 3 7 28 231
Total Journal Articles 13 35 134 3,341 56 160 772 20,802


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 1 1 11 117
Total Books 0 0 0 0 1 1 11 117


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 1 24 0 1 4 65
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 40
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 7 0 0 2 22
Race and gender in the labor market 22 59 173 2,710 66 197 599 6,663
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 36 1 4 14 175
Total Chapters 22 59 176 2,793 67 202 621 6,965


Statistics updated 2015-05-02