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Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 0 6 637 2 9 64 3,013
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 3 40 1 2 9 227
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 0 32 1 1 7 208
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 0 79 0 1 4 1,129
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 2 7 1,281 1 9 42 5,915
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 2 80 2 5 12 699
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 1 1 4 159 2 3 11 729
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 2 321 0 3 17 1,596
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 2 4 10 552
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 2 0 4 13 42
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 165 2 4 9 1,041
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 1 4 6 454
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 0 4 267
Is There a Trade-off between Unemployment and Inequality? No Easy Answers: Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 1 10 1 2 9 59
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 0 0 4 325 2 9 22 833
Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 576 0 0 1 2 2 2 5 8
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 0 0 464 0 1 5 2,879
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 30
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 1 6 110 0 2 19 292
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 0 0 0 234 1 3 30 1,895
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 1 3 6 337
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 1 18 55 5,270
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 1 2 6 621
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 63 2 4 11 512
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 2 2 10 573
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 0 376 0 2 10 5,242
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 0 1 4 202 0 2 39 858
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 0 0 1 280 1 2 11 1,101
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 330
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 0 3 82 0 1 13 261
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 1 4 7 378
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 0 4 8 409
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 175 0 3 5 1,091
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 5 18 803
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 0 4 9 1,101
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 1 127 1 4 8 451
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 1 1 9 708 3 13 31 2,165
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 5 418 0 0 23 1,384
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 0 0 1 176 2 5 12 1,452
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 0 8 0 0 1 87
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 1 57 0 2 8 714
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 1 2 5 269
Total Working Papers 2 6 61 7,222 36 150 601 47,277
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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 0 3 28 2 3 10 139
An Analysis of Workers' Choice between Employment in the Public and Private Sectors 0 0 0 0 1 9 23 229
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 1 3 41 0 2 7 74
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 2 10 162 2 6 19 348
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 7 107 3 11 49 458
Changes in Inequality and Unemployment over the 1980s: Comparative Cross-National Responses 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 485
Changes in the Distribution of Children's Family Income over the 1990's 0 0 0 58 2 6 9 219
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 1 2 83 0 2 6 281
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 1 30 0 2 17 233
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 1 1 149 0 6 12 663
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 0 120 1 9 14 1,351
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 1 13 46 4 11 43 1,971
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 3 43
Introduction 0 0 0 7 0 2 4 26
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 4 17
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 1 1 30 1 3 5 199
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 0 0 0 240 0 3 7 1,581
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 0 0 1 75 1 3 12 187
Poverty, Policy, and Place: How Poverty and Policies to Alleviate Poverty Are Shaped by Local Characteristics 0 0 0 3 1 2 10 21
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 0 3 22 3 7 16 85
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 0 0 4 30 1 2 9 134
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 1 155 0 5 14 1,062
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 3 6 10 48
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 1 2 1 3 21 253
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 2 2 16 193 3 12 46 465
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 0 0 2 123 2 5 11 574
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 1 73 0 3 8 274
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 1 73 0 1 10 372
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 2 3 149 0 2 7 623
THE WAR ON POVERTY: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS, AND POLICY 0 0 1 1 1 5 15 15
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 0 1 128 0 3 9 1,437
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 2 3 79 2 9 14 185
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 1 1 6 2 5 8 48
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 1 4 7 395 4 17 55 3,681
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 1 7 14 1 5 18 69
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 0 4 16 435
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 1 1 2 874
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 2 5 9 163 2 9 29 518
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 0 1 1 36 0 1 6 92
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 1 5 55 3 6 14 217
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 2 115 0 3 8 250
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 1 2 31 2 7 16 147
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 0 0 187 6 17 41 428
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 1 5 120 1 4 29 511
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 1 3 17 0 3 8 60
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 1 22 0 1 5 237
Total Journal Articles 6 29 122 3,476 56 228 703 21,619


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 13 131
Total Books 0 0 0 0 2 6 13 131


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 1 2 27 0 4 9 75
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 1 18 0 1 4 45
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States versus the United Kingdom 0 0 0 8 2 4 5 28
Race and gender in the labor market 9 41 180 2,917 54 192 611 7,371
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 0 1 37 1 4 11 186
Total Chapters 9 42 184 3,007 57 205 640 7,705


Statistics updated 2016-07-02