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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 8
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 1 1 16 631 5 9 110 2,949
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 37 0 1 4 218
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 1 0 1 4 4
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 1 32 2 3 13 201
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 1 79 0 0 2 1,125
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 3 19 1,274 3 21 116 5,873
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 1 1 78 2 4 8 687
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 1 155 1 2 10 718
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 1 319 0 1 7 1,579
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 29
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 0 0 3 542
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 2 9 448
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 4 165 0 1 11 1,032
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 1 1 5 263
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 1 1 9 1 2 9 50
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 0 3 321 2 3 16 811
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 3
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 1 5 2,874
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 1 1 3 28
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 1 2 7 104 1 2 10 273
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 1 234 1 3 25 1,865
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 331
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 6 14 76 5,215
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 0 4 615
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 1 1 1 63 1 1 7 501
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 1 9 21 563
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 1 376 1 1 9 5,232
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 0 0 198 1 1 9 819
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 2 4 279 1 5 25 1,090
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 325
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 2 79 1 2 13 248
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 1 2 371
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 4
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 2 4 401
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 175 0 0 8 1,086
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 3 7 40 785
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 126 0 1 13 443
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 1 2 6 1,092
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 2 6 699 2 9 44 2,134
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 1 4 9 413 3 10 37 1,361
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 4 175 1 2 13 1,440
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 4
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 1 3 56 1 6 15 706
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 8 1 1 8 86
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 264
Total Working Papers 4 19 91 7,163 50 141 751 46,709


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A Cautionary Tale about the Use of Administrative Data: Evidence from Age of Marriage Laws 0 0 1 25 1 3 17 129
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 1 2 38 1 2 7 67
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 3 7 16 206
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 0 0 6 152 0 0 10 329
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 7 100 1 5 42 409
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 481
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 0 0 2 210
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 0 81 1 1 4 275
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 29 1 4 21 216
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 1 2 4 148 1 4 11 651
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 1 120 0 0 2 1,337
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 2 2 14 33 5 12 66 1,928
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 1 14 1 2 4 40
Introduction 0 0 0 7 1 1 1 22
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 1 13
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 0 29 0 1 2 194
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 4 240 1 2 9 1,574
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 1 1 5 74 2 4 13 175
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 1 3 3 1 5 10 11
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 1 19 3 4 15 69
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 0 26 1 1 6 125
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 1 3 154 1 6 29 1,048
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 38
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 1 1 0 1 14 232
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 1 7 21 177 2 16 54 419
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 1 121 2 2 6 563
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 72 0 0 6 266
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 72 1 5 23 362
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 0 146 1 1 3 616
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 1 3 127 1 4 11 1,428
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 1 3 76 1 3 8 171
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 5 1 1 6 40
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 0 1 9 388 4 16 107 3,626
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 1 4 7 1 5 27 51
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 1 5 13 419
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 1 1 3 872
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 0 1 5 154 1 7 20 489
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 0 0 35 0 0 0 86
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 2 50 1 1 6 203
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 2 4 113 0 3 7 242
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 2 7 29 2 8 37 131
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 1 187 3 7 18 387
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 2 4 115 3 12 35 482
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 2 14 2 3 9 52
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 0 21 1 4 20 232
Total Journal Articles 5 26 124 3,354 54 170 723 20,916


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 118
Total Books 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 118


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 1 2 25 0 1 4 66
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 1 1 17 0 1 3 41
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 1 2 8 0 1 3 23
Race and gender in the labor market 11 49 175 2,737 47 163 622 6,760
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 36 0 1 10 175
Total Chapters 11 52 181 2,823 47 167 642 7,065


Statistics updated 2015-07-02