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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 11 18 626 12 47 101 2,892
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 2 37 0 1 4 215
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 1 31 1 1 8 190
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 78 0 0 3 1,123
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 1 15 1,256 6 15 105 5,776
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 0 4 12 713
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 2 318 0 0 22 1,572
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 2 4 163 0 2 21 1,023
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 2 7 442
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 0 14 539
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 2 1 1 7 27
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 1 1 12 259
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 1 5 43
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 1 6 319 2 5 31 800
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 3 12 2,872
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 25
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 0 3 97 0 2 18 266
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 1 1 5 234 3 4 48 1,844
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 11 24 101 5,173
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 3 612
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 0 0 8 495
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5
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 2 4 15 547
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 1 2 376 1 3 36 5,227
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 2 198 0 0 7 810
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 1 2 8 277 4 9 33 1,075
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 322
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 0 7 77 1 5 25 240
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 1 1 6 370
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 174 1 1 10 1,079
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 1 2 12 399
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 3 10 41 771
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 1 3 9 1,089
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 1 5 126 3 3 26 435
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 11 693 8 10 44 2,101
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 2 2 4 406 6 9 50 1,334
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 1 4 172 0 1 11 1,430
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 2 7 1 4 14 82
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 53 1 1 4 692
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 262
Total Working Papers 7 25 108 7,097 75 186 927 46,198


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 0 24 1 6 13 119
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 5 36 0 3 9 63
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 0 3 23 193
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 0 2 146 2 2 6 321
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 1 5 8 98 2 17 41 386
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 2 58 0 0 8 208
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 81 0 1 11 272
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 1 3 3 29 3 8 23 205
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 3 145 1 2 11 642
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 1 119 0 0 2 1,335
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 2 3 11 22 8 19 68 1,886
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 3 13 0 0 7 36
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 1 10 237 0 2 41 1,567
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 1 4 70 2 3 12 165
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 1 1 4 19 1 4 17 61
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 3 26 0 1 13 122
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 4 151 1 5 34 1,028
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 0 0 0 0 2 5 12 224
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 2 2 21 160 5 10 48 378
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 1 1 3 121 1 4 10 561
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 0 0 13 262
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 2 7 31 348
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 1 1 4 615
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 5 124 0 0 8 1,417
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 0 4 74 0 0 13 165
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 0 4 0 2 4 36
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 2 15 381 14 27 119 3,554
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 3 6 6 2 9 36 36
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 2 18 411
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 0 0 5 150 1 2 9 472
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 11 200
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 1 109 1 1 3 236
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 2 22 2 9 33 107
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 1 4 187 1 4 26 373
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 0 111 1 9 31 459
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 0 12 0 1 7 45
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 2 21 1 4 25 218
Total Journal Articles 10 25 136 3,259 55 176 812 20,424


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 2 2 21 113
Total Books 0 0 0 0 2 2 21 113


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 1 1 1 24 1 1 5 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 18 38 169 2,610 73 137 681 6,303
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 5 36 0 0 14 166
Total Chapters 19 40 176 2,693 74 140 705 6,593


Statistics updated 2014-11-03