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An Analysis of Worker Sectoral Choice: Public vs. Private Employment 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 3
Can Equity and Efficiency Complement Each Other? 0 1 21 614 2 11 133 2,834
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 1 2 3 37 1 2 12 214
Do State Laws Affect the Age of Marriage? A Cautionary Tale About Avoidance Behavior 0 0 2 31 2 2 10 186
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the U.S. and Canada 0 0 1 78 1 1 8 1,122
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 0 2 19 1,251 13 29 134 5,736
Evaluating the Connection Between Social Protection and Economic Flexib ility 0 0 0 77 2 4 22 679
Exploring Gender Differences in Employment and Wage Trends Among Less-Skilled Workers 0 0 3 154 0 5 26 707
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low- Income Families 0 0 4 317 1 8 23 1,562
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 1 3 161 1 7 29 1,015
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 81 0 3 12 438
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 0 0 133 2 6 19 536
Financial Incentives for Increasing Work and Income Among Low-Income Families 0 1 1 2 0 5 12 25
How Important is Welfare Dependence? 0 0 0 29 0 4 8 254
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 1 5 41
Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Poverty 1 1 8 315 5 8 39 786
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States Versus Europe 0 1 2 464 0 2 20 2,869
No Easy Answers: Comparative Labor Market Problems in the United States versus Europe 0 0 0 4 0 2 5 25
POVERTY, POLICY AND PLACE: HOW POVERTY AND POLICIES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY ARE SHAPED BY LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS 0 2 6 97 0 5 19 256
Public Sector Growth and Labor Market Flexibility: The United States vs. The United Kingdom 1 3 5 232 3 11 55 1,816
RECENT TRENDS IN HOUSING CONCITIONS AMONG THE URBAN POOR 0 0 0 1 0 2 9 329
Race and Gender in the Labor Market 0 0 0 6 10 30 107 5,115
Recent Trends in Housing Conditions Among the Urban Poor 0 0 0 94 0 1 7 611
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 62 1 3 14 491
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1
Simultaneously Modelling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work Among Female Household Heads 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2
Social Organization and Drug Law Enforcement 0 0 0 0 4 6 11 540
State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment 0 0 2 374 2 4 39 5,218
The Clinton Legacy for America's Poor 1 1 1 197 2 4 10 807
The Dynamics of Part-Time Work 2 3 9 272 2 6 30 1,051
The Effect of the 1996 Welfare Reforms 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 321
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low Income Families 0 1 7 73 3 9 27 227
U.S. Welfare Reform: What's Relevant for Europe? 0 0 0 187 0 1 7 368
Welfare, Wages and Migration, An Analysis of Locational Choice by Female-Headed Households 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 1 174 2 4 20 1,075
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 0 64 5 9 19 396
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Explaining Recent Changes in Public Assistance Caseloads 0 0 0 1 0 2 25 739
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 0 1 1 2 14 1,084
What Has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 0 4 124 2 7 41 427
What has Welfare Reform Accomplished? Impacts on Welfare Participation, Employment, Income, Poverty, and Family Structure 0 1 10 689 7 11 44 2,078
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 9 404 4 16 59 1,312
When Do Women Use AFDC & Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility vs. Participation 1 1 3 170 1 3 14 1,424
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 1 1 1 6 2 2 20 74
Why Were Poverty Rates So High in the 1980s? 0 0 2 53 1 1 8 689
Why are Wages Cyclical in the 1970's? 0 0 0 8 0 0 9 261
Total Working Papers 8 22 128 7,045 84 247 1,137 45,745


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 1 24 2 4 9 110
An Overview of Welfare-to-Work Efforts 0 1 5 33 0 1 5 56
An analysis of workers' choice between employment in the public and private sectors 0 0 0 0 2 4 19 181
Analyzing the length of welfare spells 1 1 5 146 1 2 12 318
Can equity and efficiency complement each other? 0 0 13 93 2 5 41 357
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 0 3 57 1 3 14 206
Declining caseloads/increased work: what can we conclude about the effects of welfare reform? 0 0 0 80 1 4 12 266
Disaggregating the Effect of the Business Cycle on the Distribution of Income 0 0 0 26 1 3 16 187
Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Fighting Poverty: Lessons from Recent U.S. History 0 0 1 142 2 2 11 634
Down and Out in North America: Recent Trends in Poverty Rates in the United States and Canada 0 0 1 119 0 0 4 1,335
Evaluating Welfare Reform in the United States 1 3 10 16 6 15 51 1,841
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 1 2 5 13 2 3 10 35
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 0 0 0 11
Policy Watch: Proposals for Time-Limited Welfare 0 0 1 29 0 0 1 191
Policy Watch: The 1996 Welfare Reform 3 4 4 231 10 14 20 1,540
Poverty, Income Distribution, and Growth: Are They Still Connected 1 1 5 67 3 3 14 157
Presidential address: How to improve poverty measurement in the United States 0 1 4 16 0 2 16 48
Promoting banking services among low-income customers 1 2 5 26 3 6 17 118
Recent Trends in Insured and Uninsured Unemployment: Is There an Explanation? 1 3 7 150 3 11 41 1,009
Report of the Search Committee for the Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 36
Reviews of the 2006 Economic Report of the President 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 216
Selecting Among Anti-Poverty Policies: Can an Economist be Both Critical and Caring? 2 7 20 151 3 11 49 351
Short-Term Recidivism among Public-Assistance Recipients 1 1 1 119 1 2 3 553
Simultaneously Modeling the Supply of Weeks and Hours of Work among Female Household Heads 0 0 3 72 1 5 20 259
State abortion rates the impact of policies, providers, politics, demographics, and economic environment 0 0 0 71 2 5 19 328
Strong Employment, Low Inflation: How Has the US Economy Done So Well? 0 0 1 146 0 1 2 612
Teen pregnancy: government programs are not the cause 0 3 9 123 2 5 19 1,416
The Changing Incidence and Severity of Poverty Spells among Female-Headed Families 0 0 1 71 1 4 8 158
The Effect of Medical Need and Medicaid on AFDC Participation 0 0 1 4 0 0 6 33
The Effects of Double-Blind versus Single-Blind Reviewing: Experimental Evidence from The American Economic Review 3 5 18 375 12 46 138 3,499
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low‐Income Families 0 0 0 0 3 9 9 9
The Role of Part-Time Work in Women's Labor Market Choices over Time 0 0 0 9 3 3 13 398
The State of British Economics 0 0 0 79 0 1 1 869
The effect of welfare and wage levels on the location decisions of female-headed households 1 1 18 148 2 3 29 468
The impact of state economic differentials on household welfare and labor force behavior 1 3 3 35 3 5 6 84
Tracing the Economic Impact of Cumulative Discrimination 0 0 4 48 1 2 13 192
Was Welfare Reform Successful? 0 0 3 108 0 0 7 233
What Causes Public Assistance Caseloads to Grow? 0 0 3 20 2 5 20 81
What do economists have to contribute to policy decision-making? 0 1 2 185 0 1 8 349
When Can Public Policy Makers Rely on Private Markets? The Effective Provision of Social Services 0 0 2 111 1 6 21 436
When Do Women Use Aid to Families with Dependent Children and Food Stamps? The Dynamics of Eligibility Versus Participation 0 0 3 12 0 1 8 41
Why Are Wages Cyclical in the 1970s? 0 0 0 19 1 4 18 200
Total Journal Articles 17 39 162 3,187 77 203 745 19,922


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off? 0 0 0 0 4 8 20 104
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 8 20 104


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Evaluating the Connection between Social Protection and Economic Flexibility 0 0 2 23 1 2 9 61
Introduction to "Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?" 0 0 0 16 0 2 6 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 10 38 164 2,519 78 193 714 5,992
Responding to Need: A Comparison of Social Safety Nets in Canada and the United States 0 2 7 34 1 3 31 160
Total Chapters 10 40 173 2,598 80 200 761 6,271


Statistics updated 2014-04-04