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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 1 7 0 0 2 14
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 1 1 5 642 2 10 33 3,046
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 1 2 42 0 1 2 229
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 8
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 0 0 3 212
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 0 0 2 1,132
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 0 4 1,285 2 6 30 5,948
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 2 82 0 0 11 711
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 1 1 2 161 2 4 12 742
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 0 322 1 3 11 1,611
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 3 3 5 0 4 13 56
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 1 7 462
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 1 2 6 1,047
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 1 1 134 0 1 4 559
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 1 2 270
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 1 1 1 11 1 2 8 68
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 1 7 333 0 2 14 848
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 8
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 0 1 2,881
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 2 6 0 0 3 34
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 1 2 7 117 1 2 19 312
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 0 1 8 1,903
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 341
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 3 7 25 5,302
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 4 626
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 8
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 64 1 1 8 521
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 1 1 1 3 2 3 3 6
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 584
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 2 5 381 0 3 15 5,257
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 0 202 1 2 3 862
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 1 1 7 288 1 1 14 1,116
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 333
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 1 1 2 85 1 1 9 271
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 0 383
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 0 0 6 1,097
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 0 5 414
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 2 4 6 810
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 1 1 9 1,110
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 3 130 0 1 7 459
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 2 5 715 2 11 20 2,189
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 1 5 423 1 2 17 1,401
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 0 176 0 0 1 1,453
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 7
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 91
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 1 1 2 59 1 3 7 723
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 271
Total Working Papers 10 20 70 7,311 28 84 374 47,745
5 registered items for which data could not be found


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 1 4 32 0 1 8 149
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 238
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 0 41 0 0 3 79
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 2 11 173 0 2 13 361
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 1 3 110 0 9 50 512
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 486
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 1 59 0 0 4 223
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 84 0 0 3 284
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 30 0 2 3 236
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 1 1 150 1 2 8 672
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 2 122 0 1 4 1,355
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 2 4 50 1 7 23 1,995
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 1 44
Introduction 0 0 0 7 0 0 6 33
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 18
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 0 30 0 0 3 202
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 1 2 242 0 1 5 1,586
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 1 77 1 1 10 199
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 1 7 10 0 1 14 35
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 4 26 1 2 19 104
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 2 32 0 0 3 137
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 156 1 2 5 1,068
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 0 2 50
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 1 3 0 1 9 262
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 0 5 28 221 3 13 59 524
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 0 123 0 0 3 578
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 1 74 0 1 5 280
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 2 75 0 3 14 386
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 149 1 1 1 625
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 0 0 3 5 1 3 18 34
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 1 129 0 0 10 1,447
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 2 81 0 2 8 195
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 52
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 0 3 10 406 2 7 84 3,769
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 1 1 16 1 3 8 79
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 2 13 450
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 0 1 876
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 0 1 8 172 1 2 16 535
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 1 2 3 39 1 2 4 97
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 3 58 0 1 7 224
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 1 116 0 0 2 252
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 32 0 0 2 149
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 1 12 199 0 5 51 481
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 2 122 0 2 17 528
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 4 12 29 3 11 23 83
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 23 0 1 2 239
Total Journal Articles 4 28 137 3,618 18 91 558 22,214
1 registered items for which data could not be found


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 2 6 18 151
Total Books 0 0 0 0 2 6 18 151


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 2 29 1 3 9 85
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 2 20 1 2 8 53
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 9 0 0 3 31
Race and gender in the labor market 15 51 229 3,163 51 188 784 8,206
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 0 37 1 1 1 188
Total Chapters 15 51 234 3,258 54 194 805 8,563


Statistics updated 2017-08-03