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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 0 1 637 2 6 37 3,021
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 41 1 1 6 229
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 0 1 5 210
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 1 2 5 1,132
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 0 4 1,281 1 4 27 5,922
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 1 1 1 81 4 5 15 707
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 3 159 1 1 10 734
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 322 0 3 15 1,605
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 2 5 14 48
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 0 0 6 1,041
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 0 0 6 455
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 1 1 11 556
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 0 2 268
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 10 0 2 9 63
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 1 1 6 329 1 3 23 839
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 8
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 1 1 4 2,881
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 1 1 5 0 1 3 32
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 1 3 5 113 4 6 16 301
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 0 2 13 1,897
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 340
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 4 6 54 5,287
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 8 624
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 63 0 2 10 515
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 578
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 1 1 1 377 2 2 5 5,245
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 3 202 0 0 37 859
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 2 5 285 0 6 16 1,112
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 330
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 0 2 83 1 4 11 266
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 11 383
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 0 3 7 1,094
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 3 10 412
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 2 16 806
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 2 3 10 1,104
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 1 2 128 2 3 11 455
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 2 11 713 1 4 32 2,175
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 3 5 421 2 9 19 1,395
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 0 176 0 1 9 1,453
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 1 2 3 90
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 1 58 0 2 8 718
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 1 3 7 272
Total Working Papers 7 16 55 7,250 35 103 535 47,462
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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 1 1 2 29 1 4 12 145
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 231
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 2 41 2 2 10 79
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 1 7 163 1 1 15 349
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 1 4 108 5 13 55 479
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 487
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 0 2 10 222
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 2 83 0 1 6 283
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 30 0 0 7 233
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 0 1 149 0 0 13 667
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 0 0 10 1,351
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 1 9 47 1 4 34 1,978
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 1 2 44
Introduction 0 0 0 7 0 3 7 30
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 1 4 18
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 1 30 0 2 6 201
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 1 1 241 1 2 6 1,583
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 1 2 77 2 3 13 193
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 1 1 2 5 2 3 10 26
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 2 4 24 2 9 21 95
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 2 32 0 0 6 136
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 1 2 156 1 2 13 1,066
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 1 8 49
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 0 2 0 2 15 256
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 10 12 21 207 13 21 52 491
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 1 123 1 2 11 577
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 1 1 2 74 1 4 11 279
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 1 1 74 1 3 8 376
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 2 149 0 0 5 624
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 1 1 3 3 2 9 25 25
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 1 1 129 0 3 9 1,442
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 0 2 79 1 2 15 189
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 6 0 0 9 50
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 2 8 398 4 14 53 3,704
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 0 4 15 2 3 15 74
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 1 6 17 445
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 0 2 875
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 2 11 168 3 7 24 528
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 1 36 1 1 6 95
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 2 55 0 1 9 219
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 0 115 0 1 5 251
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 31 0 0 11 147
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 3 4 4 191 7 19 58 456
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 2 5 122 0 6 22 518
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 3 5 6 22 3 5 11 66
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 1 2 23 0 1 5 238
Total Journal Articles 24 42 119 3,530 59 166 690 21,872


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 5 10 19 143
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 10 19 143


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 1 2 4 29 3 5 11 81
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 1 1 19 1 4 6 49
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 1 1 9 0 2 7 31
Race and gender in the labor market 31 63 207 3,020 81 213 707 7,696
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 0 37 0 0 7 187
Total Chapters 32 67 213 3,114 85 224 738 8,044


Statistics updated 2016-12-03