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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 0 5 637 0 2 62 3,013
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 40 0 1 9 227
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 1 2 8 209
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 1 1 5 1,130
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 1 6 1,281 3 5 38 5,918
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 2 80 1 5 13 700
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 1 3 159 1 4 11 730
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 1 1 2 322 4 4 19 1,600
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 3 6 12 555
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 0 4 9 1,041
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 1 2 14 43
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 4 7 455
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 1 1 5 268
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 3 9 60
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 1 1 5 326 1 7 23 834
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 8
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 1 1 6 2,880
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 1 1 3 31
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 1 6 110 1 2 19 293
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 0 2 21 1,895
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 3 7 338
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 7 17 58 5,277
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 1 3 7 622
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 63 1 4 11 513
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 2 4 11 575
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 0 376 0 0 10 5,242
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 4 202 1 2 40 859
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 1 1 1 281 1 3 10 1,102
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 330
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 1 1 3 83 1 1 12 262
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 5 6 12 383
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 2 8 409
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 0 1 5 1,091
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 1 1 19 804
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 127 1 2 9 452
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 1,101
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 2 3 11 710 4 11 35 2,169
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 5 418 0 0 23 1,384
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 1 176 0 3 12 1,452
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 57 2 2 10 716
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 1 1 2 88
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 2 5 269
Total Working Papers 6 10 60 7,228 51 127 616 47,328
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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 2 4 12 141
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 1 5 23 230
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 1 3 41 2 4 9 76
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 1 8 162 0 3 17 348
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 7 107 4 9 51 462
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 485
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 0 3 9 219
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 2 83 0 0 5 281
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 30 0 1 16 233
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 1 149 1 2 13 664
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 0 2 13 1,351
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 1 13 46 1 8 42 1,972
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 3 43
Introduction 0 0 0 7 1 2 5 27
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 4 17
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 1 30 0 1 5 199
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 0 240 0 0 5 1,581
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 1 1 2 76 2 4 13 189
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 3 0 1 10 21
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 2 22 0 4 15 85
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 4 30 0 1 9 134
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 155 1 3 14 1,063
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 4 10 48
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 0 2 0 3 20 253
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 0 2 13 193 0 6 41 465
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 2 123 1 3 12 575
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 1 73 1 2 9 275
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 73 0 0 10 372
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 1 2 149 1 2 7 624
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 1 1 2 2 1 2 16 16
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 1 128 0 1 8 1,437
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 3 79 2 6 16 187
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 6 1 4 9 49
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 3 8 396 4 11 55 3,685
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 2 8 15 2 6 20 71
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 2 2 17 437
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 1 2 3 875
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 4 9 164 1 5 27 519
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 1 36 1 1 7 93
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 4 55 0 4 13 217
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 2
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 2 115 0 0 8 250
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 1 2 31 0 5 16 147
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 0 187 2 13 41 430
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 5 120 0 1 28 511
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 3 17 0 1 8 60
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 22 0 0 5 237
Total Journal Articles 5 21 117 3,481 37 144 705 21,656


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 2 4 14 133
Total Books 0 0 0 0 2 4 14 133


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 2 27 1 1 10 76
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 18 0 0 3 45
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 0 8 0 4 5 28
Race and gender in the labor market 17 36 183 2,934 51 167 615 7,422
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 37 1 3 11 187
Total Chapters 17 36 186 3,024 53 175 644 7,758


Statistics updated 2016-08-02