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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 4
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 1 20 615 0 5 108 2,839
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 2 37 0 0 8 214
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 2 31 0 2 10 188
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 78 1 1 6 1,123
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 2 4 17 1,255 4 21 116 5,757
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 0 77 0 0 7 679
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 3 154 0 1 16 708
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 1 3 318 2 10 28 1,572
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 3 161 0 6 27 1,021
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 1 6 439
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 3 16 539
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 1 2 0 1 11 26
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 1 4 12 258
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 0 4 41
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 1 3 7 318 3 9 37 795
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 0 0 13 2,869
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 25
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 0 4 97 2 7 22 263
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 1 4 233 4 24 61 1,840
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 2 9 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 7 24 88 5,139
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 0 3 611
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 1 3 13 494
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 1 4 5 5
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 542
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 1 1 375 1 5 38 5,223
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 1 2 198 0 3 9 810
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 3 9 275 5 14 35 1,065
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 321
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 2 4 8 77 4 8 28 235
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 1 1 6 369
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 174 1 3 14 1,078
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 1 1 13 397
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 6 22 745
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 2 12 1,086
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 1 4 125 1 3 34 430
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 4 12 693 2 12 45 2,090
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 6 404 3 12 59 1,324
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 1 3 171 1 3 10 1,427
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 2 7 0 4 14 78
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 53 1 2 5 691
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 1 1 6 262
Total Working Papers 7 26 119 7,072 50 212 1,004 45,958


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 0 24 0 2 9 112
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 2 3 7 36 2 4 8 60
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 1 9 24 190
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 0 3 146 0 1 10 319
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 12 93 1 10 43 367
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 480
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 1 3 58 0 2 12 208
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 1 1 1 81 1 5 13 271
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 26 2 8 19 195
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 2 2 144 2 6 11 640
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 1 119 0 0 3 1,335
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 3 13 19 7 21 64 1,862
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 4 13 1 1 9 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 1 1 1 12
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 0 29 0 1 1 192
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 1 5 9 236 5 25 42 1,565
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 2 5 69 1 5 13 162
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 2 5 18 0 6 19 54
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 5 26 1 1 15 119
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 1 1 6 151 3 10 40 1,019
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 1 1 37
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 218
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 0 5 21 156 2 14 49 365
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 1 2 120 0 4 7 557
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 1 1 13 260
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 3 11 27 339
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 0 1 2 613
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 1 7 124 0 1 12 1,417
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 2 3 73 0 5 13 163
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 0 4 0 1 5 34
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 0 4 19 379 2 20 125 3,519
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 1 3 3 3 4 15 24 24
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 2 8 15 406
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 1 10 149 0 1 19 469
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 3 35 1 2 7 86
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 3 48 2 5 14 197
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 1 3 109 1 2 6 235
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 1 2 3 22 4 13 26 94
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 1 3 186 5 20 24 369
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 1 111 3 11 25 447
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 0 12 1 2 6 43
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 2 2 21 4 12 25 212
Total Journal Articles 9 43 159 3,230 64 270 812 20,192


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 2 5 22 109
Total Books 0 0 0 0 2 5 22 109


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 1 23 0 1 7 62
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 38
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 20
Race and gender in the labor market 8 43 173 2,562 27 146 701 6,138
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 1 6 35 1 5 22 165
Total Chapters 8 44 180 2,642 28 152 733 6,423


Statistics updated 2014-07-03