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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 1 1 638 1 6 32 3,027
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 2 41 0 0 4 228
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 0 2 5 212
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 1 1 4 1,132
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 2 2 4 1,283 5 13 33 5,935
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 1 2 82 0 4 17 711
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 2 159 0 1 10 735
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 322 0 2 15 1,607
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 1 3 14 51
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 1 3 7 1,044
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 4 9 459
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 0 9 556
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 1 3 269
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 1 1 7 64
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 1 5 330 1 4 23 843
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 8
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 0 3 2,881
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 1 5 1 1 4 33
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 1 6 114 2 8 21 309
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 1 3 8 1,900
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 1 7 341
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 0 3 43 5,289
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 1 1 7 625
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 63 1 2 9 517
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 2 4 13 582
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 1 377 0 1 6 5,246
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 2 202 0 0 34 859
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 2 7 287 0 2 16 1,114
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 332
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 0 2 83 0 1 9 267
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 0 10 383
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 1 3 10 1,097
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 0 8 412
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 806
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 5 12 1,109
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 2 3 130 1 2 10 457
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 9 713 1 1 27 2,176
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 3 421 1 4 15 1,398
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 0 176 0 0 6 1,453
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 58 1 1 7 719
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 0 1 4 91
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 6 271
Total Working Papers 3 10 52 7,260 26 91 501 47,548
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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 2 3 31 0 3 12 148
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 0 7 19 238
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 0 1 41 1 1 7 79
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 4 10 167 0 6 17 355
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 1 3 109 3 19 56 497
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 486
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 0 0 9 222
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 1 83 0 0 4 283
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 30 1 1 4 234
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 0 1 149 1 2 12 669
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 0 0 9 1,351
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 0 2 47 0 4 24 1,982
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 1 3 9 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 2 18
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 1 30 0 1 6 202
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 1 241 1 1 6 1,584
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 2 77 1 4 12 196
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 1 2 4 7 1 6 12 31
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 2 2 5 26 5 6 24 101
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 2 32 0 1 5 137
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 156 0 0 10 1,066
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 1 8 50
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 1 1 1 3 2 2 11 258
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 1 5 23 212 3 12 55 503
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 0 123 0 0 8 577
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 1 74 0 0 8 279
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 74 0 0 5 376
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 2 149 0 0 3 624
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 1 1 3 4 1 3 21 28
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 1 129 0 2 10 1,444
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 3 80 1 4 17 193
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 6 0 1 8 51
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 4 11 402 9 56 97 3,759
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 0 3 15 1 1 12 75
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 2 17 447
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 0 3 13 171 0 3 22 531
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 1 1 2 37 1 1 5 95
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 1 55 0 1 9 220
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 1 1 1 116 1 1 6 252
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 31 1 1 9 148
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 1 7 11 198 1 19 66 475
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 3 122 1 5 19 523
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 1 2 8 24 2 3 13 69
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 23 0 0 2 238
Total Journal Articles 12 38 129 3,568 40 184 699 22,049


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 0 1 19 144
Total Books 0 0 0 0 0 1 19 144


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 3 29 0 1 11 82
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 1 2 20 1 2 7 51
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 1 9 0 0 7 31
Race and gender in the labor market 11 45 210 3,065 54 164 735 7,859
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 0 37 0 0 5 187
Total Chapters 11 46 216 3,160 55 167 765 8,210


Statistics updated 2017-03-07