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A Biological Basis for the Gender Wage Gap: Fecundity and Age and Educational Hypogamy 0 6 8 67 3 15 28 112
A New Strategy to Identify Causal Relationships: Estimating a Binding Average Treatment Effect 24 24 24 24 8 10 10 10
Do Former College Athletes Earn More at Work? A Nonparametric Assessment 0 2 3 360 0 6 19 1,574
Do School Budgets Matter? The Effect of Budget Referenda on Student Performance 0 2 4 61 2 8 22 119
Does Conflict Disrupt Growth? Evidence of the Relationship between Political Instability and National Economic Performance 0 1 1 127 1 4 8 448
Earnings Over the Lifecycle: The Mincer Earnings Function and Its Applications 0 1 8 830 2 9 38 2,666
Estimating Labor Force Joiners and Leavers Using a Heterogeneity Augmented Two-Tier Stochastic Frontier 0 0 1 8 1 6 11 39
Geographic Proximity, Trade and International Conflict/Cooperation 0 4 7 173 2 8 16 745
Globalization and International Conflict: Can FDI Increase Peace? 0 2 7 358 0 9 22 1,437
Heterogeneity in Schooling Rates of Return 0 1 3 91 0 8 16 193
Heterogeneity in the Production of Human Capital 0 0 0 90 1 4 7 172
Heterogeneous Layoff Effects of the US Short-Time Compensation Program 0 0 0 9 1 1 12 23
How Asymmetrically Increasing Joint Strike Costs Need Not Lead to Fewer Strikes 0 0 1 20 1 1 5 12
How Disasters Affect Local Labor Markets: The Effects of Hurricanes in Florida 0 0 1 273 1 6 9 1,066
How Do Hurricanes Impact Achievement in School? A Caribbean Perspective 0 1 4 26 0 2 10 57
How Hurricanes Affect Employment and Wages in Local Labor Markets 0 1 4 154 4 7 22 472
How Opportunity Costs Decrease the Probability of War in an Incomplete Information Game 0 0 4 89 1 2 9 587
How Outsourcing Affects Bilateral Political Relations 0 0 1 154 1 3 5 601
How do hurricanes impact scholastic achievement? A Caribbean perspective 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 25
How the Human Capital Model Explains Why the Gender Wage Gap Narrowed 3 6 19 762 12 36 96 3,110
Hurricane Watch: Battening Down the Effects of the Storm on Local Crop Production 1 1 1 6 1 3 5 59
If Looks Could Heal: Child Health and Paternal Investment 0 0 1 24 0 2 14 50
Lifetime Work Expectations and Estimates of Sex Discrimination 0 1 1 2 0 4 8 10
Male-Female Wage Differentials in Taiwan: A Human Capital Approach 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 5
Measuring Ignorance in the Market: A New Method with an Application to Physician Services 0 0 0 55 0 1 3 254
Medical Interventions among Pregnant Women in Fee-for-Service and Managed Care Insurance: A Propensity Score Analysis 0 0 0 47 0 3 5 439
Micro Foundations of Earnings Differences 1 2 6 23 1 8 21 39
Mincer's Overtaking Point and the Lifecycle Earnings Distribution 0 0 1 269 1 4 14 785
The Effects of Incomplete Employee Wage Information: A Cross-Country Analysis 0 0 2 97 1 5 11 393
The Effects of Price Changes on Alcohol Consumption in Alcohol-Experienced Rats 0 0 0 181 1 3 5 2,156
The Gender Pay Gap Across Countries: A Human Capital Approach 3 5 9 92 6 14 35 183
The Gender Pay Gap across Countries: A Human Capital Approach 0 1 6 371 3 8 33 1,204
The Impact of Paid Family Leave on the Timing of Infant Vaccinations 0 1 15 15 0 5 14 14
Trade, Peace and Democracy: An Analysis of Dyadic Dispute 1 2 4 209 2 6 9 703
Unanticipated Effects of California's Paid Family Leave Program 0 0 3 51 0 2 14 95
What Can We Learn About the Decline in U.S. Union Membership from International Data? 0 0 2 201 1 2 8 806
Total Working Papers 33 64 152 5,321 58 216 575 20,663


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A Two-tiered Earnings Frontier Estimation of Employer and Employee Information in the Labor Market 3 4 9 108 3 9 26 316
A new approach for measuring wage ignorance in the labor market 0 0 9 169 1 2 20 265
An Exchange: The Theory of Human Capital and the Earnings of Women: Women's Earnings Reexamined 0 2 12 80 3 11 41 182
Conflict and Interdependence 0 1 1 3 0 1 1 11
Conflict and Trade 1 3 7 36 2 8 22 100
Conflict and Trade: An Economics Approach to Political International Interactions 0 1 5 209 2 5 16 554
Conflict and trade: the relationship between geographic distance and international interactions 0 0 0 58 0 2 2 185
Current Research and Future Directions in Peace Economics: Trade Gone Awry 0 0 2 47 0 2 6 133
Differences in Expected Post-school Investments as a Determinant of Market Wage Differentials 0 0 6 48 0 4 15 195
Discerning Discrimination: Does Interviewing Firms Make a Difference? 0 0 1 98 0 2 6 246
Do Former College Athletes Earn More at Work?: A Nonparametric Assessment 1 1 3 51 3 8 18 209
Do school budgets matter? The effect of budget referenda on student dropout rates 0 1 1 1 0 1 6 7
Does conflict disrupt growth? Evidence of the relationship between political instability and national economic performance 0 1 2 24 1 5 13 107
Earnings Over the Life Cycle: The Mincer Earnings Function and Its Applications 0 1 5 53 1 4 17 138
Earnings over the Life Cycle: What Do Human Capital Models Explain? 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 574
Educational Production Functions 0 0 1 5 1 1 3 15
Employee labor market information: comparing direct world of work measures of workers' knowledge to stochastic frontier estimates 0 0 1 116 0 1 6 253
Equal pay legislation and the gender wage gap 0 0 1 20 0 6 12 65
Equal pay legislation and the gender wage gap 0 1 1 1 2 7 7 7
Estimating labor force joiners and leavers using a heterogeneity augmented two-tier stochastic frontier 0 0 2 3 0 2 9 27
Family Investment in Human Capital: Earnings of Women 6 32 129 1,403 16 79 352 3,673
Geographic Proximity, Trade, and International Conflict/Cooperation 0 0 0 7 0 1 3 36
Heterogeneity in schooling rates of return 0 0 0 29 0 3 4 110
Heterogeneity in the Labor Market: Ability and Information Acquisition* 0 1 1 1 1 15 42 61
How Asymmetrically Increasing Joint Strike Costs Need Not Lead to Fewer Strikes 0 0 9 16 1 6 21 91
How Disasters Affect Local Labor Markets: The Effects of Hurricanes in Florida 3 3 7 151 5 11 27 411
How Hurricanes Affect Wages and Employment in Local Labor Markets 1 1 9 198 2 7 33 406
How Opportunity Costs Decrease the Probability of War in an Incomplete Information Game 1 2 2 23 3 5 10 140
How do hurricanes impact scholastic achievement? A Caribbean perspective 0 1 2 9 0 2 24 56
How trade affects international interactions 0 1 1 42 0 2 4 154
Hurricane watch: Battening down the effects of the storm on local crop production 0 0 0 5 0 1 9 51
If looks could heal: Child health and paternal investment 0 0 2 4 2 4 15 23
Labor Economics Mincer-Style: A Personal Reflection 0 0 0 56 0 1 2 201
Liberalism and Interdependence: Extending the Trade-Conflict Model 0 0 0 4 1 3 6 45
Male-Female Wage Differentials in Taiwan: A Human Capital Approach 0 0 0 3 0 1 7 189
Medicaid Coverage and Medical Interventions During Pregnancy 0 0 0 64 0 1 1 834
Medical interventions among pregnant women in fee-for-service and managed care insurance: a propensity score analysis 0 0 0 15 0 2 2 149
Micro- and Macroeconomic Implications of Heterogeneity in the Production of Human Capital 1 6 13 133 2 16 37 408
Mincer's Overtaking Point and the Life Cycle Earnings Distribution 0 1 2 54 1 9 15 292
Occupation Segregation: A Defense of Human Capital Predictions 0 0 1 27 0 2 3 74
Occupational Segregation: Reply to England 0 1 4 13 1 3 6 38
Occupational Self-Selection: A Human Capital Approach to Sex Differences in Occupational Structure 13 34 122 1,285 31 82 293 3,311
Opportunity Costs and the Probability of War in an Incomplete Information Game (With Comments by Lloyd Jeff Dumas) 0 0 1 15 0 7 17 100
Panel Estimates of Male-Female Earnings Functions 1 2 13 70 2 3 21 178
Panel Estimates of Union Effects on Wages and Wage Growth 0 0 0 24 0 1 2 86
Panel Estimates of a Two-Tiered Earnings Frontier 0 0 0 145 0 1 7 365
Panel estimates of the gender earnings gap: Individual-specific intercept and individual-specific slope models 0 2 7 326 1 5 19 608
Perceptions of female faculty treatment in higher education: which institutions treat women more fairly? 0 0 1 27 0 3 7 150
Residual Differences by Sex: Perspectives on the Gender Gap in Earnings 0 7 13 190 6 24 48 579
Sex Differences in College Major 0 1 5 16 3 9 21 1,002
THE IMPACT OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT ON INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT 1 1 5 185 1 4 13 509
The Rate of Return to Schooling and the Business Cycle 0 0 0 20 1 1 5 55
Trade-Based Interactions: an Interdisciplinary Perspective 0 0 1 4 2 6 10 18
Trends in the Male–Female Wage Gap: The 1980s Compared with the 1970s 0 0 0 0 1 3 9 119
UNANTICIPATED EFFECTS OF CALIFORNIA'S PAID FAMILY LEAVE PROGRAM 0 0 0 8 0 1 5 46
Union effects on wages and wage growth 0 0 0 30 1 2 2 93
Violence and Social Orders: A Conceptual Framework for Interpreting Recorded Human History, by Douglas C. North, John Joseph Wallis and Barry R. Weingast 0 0 0 10 2 2 5 70
Why Democracies Cooperate More and Fight Less: The Relationship between International Trade and Cooperation 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 398
Why the Gender Gap in Wages Narrowed in the 1980s 0 5 17 371 3 13 47 1,162
Total Journal Articles 32 117 436 6,113 108 427 1,414 19,880


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The Economics of Earnings 0 0 0 0 6 15 39 235
Total Books 0 0 0 0 6 15 39 235


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A Biological Basis for the Gender Wage Gap: Fecundity and Age and Educational Hypogamy: Part of this paper was written while Solomon W. Polachek was a visiting scholar at the NBER in Cambridge, MA. We thank Vikesh Amin, Talia Bar, Erling Barth, Fran Blau, Richard Burkhauser, Henry Farber, Dan Feenberg, Richard Freeman, Claudia Goldin, David Hacker, Larry Kahn, Subal Kumbhakar, Shelly Lundberg, Haim Ofek, Thomas Rawski, Susan Wolcott, Dennis Yang, Xi Yang, seminar participants at Cornell University, IZA, Kasetsart University (Thailand), Rutgers University, SUNY-Albany, and SUNY-Buffalo, as well as Kostas Tatsiramos and two anonymous referees for valuable comments and suggestions 0 0 1 2 1 4 8 14
Family Investments in Human Capital: Earnings of Women 1 6 25 573 4 22 127 1,788
Innovations in forecasting the future that one can learn from: predicting the future in science, economics, and politics 0 0 0 2 1 3 4 16
Natural disasters and migration 0 2 14 50 3 8 29 113
The Effects of Price Changes on Alcohol Consumption in Alcohol-Experienced Rats 0 0 0 15 0 1 4 81
Trade, Peace and Democracy: An Analysis of Dyadic Dispute 0 1 4 128 0 7 21 737
Total Chapters 1 9 44 770 9 45 193 2,749


Statistics updated 2020-01-03