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2020

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Tuition-Free College Plan is Smart Investment in Michigan’s Future, Michelle Miller-Adams
Source: Bridge Michigan, May 1, 2020
Publication: Periodical Articles

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We Need Tuition-Free College. For Adults., Michelle Miller-Adams
Source: The New York Times, May 14, 2020
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Measuring Alternative Work Arrangements for Research and Policy, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
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Lessons from the American Federal‐State Unemployment Insurance System for a European Unemployment Benefits System, Christopher J. O'Leary, Burt S. Barnow, and Karolien Lenaerts
Source: International Social Security Review 73(1): 3-34
Publication: Journal Articles

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Better Jobs, Longer Working Lives: Proposals to Improve the Low-Wage Labor Market for Older Workers, Beth C. Truesdale
Publication: External Papers and Reports

2019

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Making Ends Meet: The Role of Informal Work in Supplementing Americans’ Income, Katharine G. Abraham and Susan N. Houseman
Source: RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences 5(5): 110-131
Publication: Journal Articles

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Housing Supply Dynamics under Rent Control: What Can Evictions Tell Us?, Brian J. Asquith
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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U.S. Job Flows and the China Shock, Brian J. Asquith, Sanjana Goswami, David Neumark, and Antonio Rodriguez-Lopez
Source: Journal of International Economics 118: 123-137
Publication: Journal Articles

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An Economic and Fiscal Impact Assessment of the Transformational Brownfield Plan Submitted by Paper City Development, LLC: Vicksburg Paper Mill Redevelopment Project, Gabriel Ehrlich, Donald Grimes, Michael McWilliams, and Jim Robey
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Heterogeneity in the Effect of Federal Spending on Local Crime: Evidence from Causal Forests, Ian Hoffman and Evan Mast
Source: Regional Science and Urban Economics 78: 103463
Publication: Journal Articles

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Heterogeneity in the Effect of Federal Spending on Local Crime: Evidence from Causal Forests, Ian Hoffman and Evan Mast
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Are Sufficient Statistics Necessary? Nonparametric Measurement of Deadweight Loss from Unemployment Insurance, David S. Lee, Pauline Leung, Christopher J. O'Leary, Zhuan Pei, and Simon Quach
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Are Sufficient Statistics Necessary? Nonparametric Measurement of Deadweight Loss from Unemployment Insurance, David S. Lee, Pauline Leung, Christopher J. O'Leary, Zhuan Pei, and Simon Quach
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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What the Free College Movement Can Learn from Kalamazoo, Michelle Miller-Adams
Source: Washington Monthly, August 23, 2019
Publication: Periodical Articles

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How Promise Programs Can Help Former Industrial Communities, Michelle Miller-Adams and John C. Austin
Source: The Avenue, July 18, 2019
Publication: Periodical Articles

2018

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US Fertility Rates and Childbearing in American Economic History, 1800-2010, Martha J. Bailey and Brad J. Hershbein
Source: The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History, Volume 1. Louis P. Cain, Price V. Fishback, Paul W. Rhode, eds. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2018. pp. 75-100
Publication: Book Chapters

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Have We Reached Foxconn Level 5?, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Site Selection magazine, November 2018
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Rethinking Tax Incentives, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Perspectives on Work 22: 62-64
Publication: Periodical Articles

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College Does Help the Poor, Timothy J. Bartik and Brad J. Hershbein
Source: The New York Times, May 23, 2018
Publication: Periodical Articles

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What Happens When the Insurer Can Say No? Assessing Prior Authorization as a Tool to Prevent High-Risk Prescriptions and to Lower Costs, Marcus Dillender
Source: Journal of Public Economics 165(2018): 170-200
Publication: Journal Articles

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An Economic and Fiscal Impact Assessment of the Transformational Brownfield Plan Submitted by Bedrock Management Services, LLC: Hudson’s Block, Monroe Blocks, One Campus Martius Expansion, and Book Building and Book Tower Redevelopment Project, Gabriel Ehrlich, Donald Grimes, Michael McWilliams, and Jim Robey
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Don’t Dismiss the Value of Free-College Programs. They Do Help Low-Income Students., Sara Goldrick-Rab and Michelle Miller-Adams
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 7, 2018
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Discussion for JME Special Issue: APST Paper, Brad J. Hershbein
Source: Journal of Monetary Economics 97(2018): 68-70
Publication: Journal Articles

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Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change? Evidence from Vacancy Postings, Brad J. Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Source: American Economic Review 108(7): 1737-72
Publication: Journal Articles

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Is Automation Really to Blame for Lost Manufacturing Jobs? What the Conventional Wisdom Gets Wrong, Susan N. Houseman
Source: Foreign Affairs, September 7, 2018
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Sources of Displaced Workers' Long-Term Earnings Losses, Marta Lachowska, Alexandre Mas, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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The Effect of Public Pension Wealth on Saving and Expenditure, Marta Lachowska and Michał Myck
Source: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 10(3): 284-308
Publication: Journal Articles

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Longer-Run Effects of Anti-Poverty Policies on Disadvantaged Neighborhoods, David Neumark, Brian J. Asquith, and Brittany Bass
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Public Employment Policy for an Aging Workforce, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Source: Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine 4(2018)
Publication: Journal Articles

2017

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The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach, David H. Autor, Susan N. Houseman, and Sari Pekkala Kerr
Source: Journal of Labor Economics 35(1): 149-190
Publication: Journal Articles

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Charles Ballard Interview, Justin Carinci
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Erica Groshen Interview, Justin Carinci
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Using Behavioral Insights to Improve Take-Up of a Reemployment Program: Trial Design and Findings, Matthew Darling, Christopher J. O'Leary, Irma L. Perez-Johnson, Jaclyn Lefkowitz, Kenneth J. Kline, Ben Damerow, Randall W. Eberts, Samia Amin, and Greg Chojnacki
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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English Skills and the Health Insurance Coverage of Immigrants, Marcus Dillender
Source: American Journal of Health Economics 3(3): 312-345
Publication: Journal Articles

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Medicaid, Family Spending, and the Financial Implications of Crowd-Out, Marcus Dillender
Source: Journal of Health Economics 53(May 2017): 1-16
Publication: Journal Articles

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Valuing a Mature Highway System: In Search of the Holy Grail, Randall W. Eberts
Source: TR News 309 (May-June 2017): 24-29.
Publication: Periodical Articles

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The Great Recession Drastically Changed the Skills Employers Want, Brad J. Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Source: Harvard Business Review, October 4, 2017
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Demonstration and Evaluation of the Short-Time Compensation Program in Iowa and Oregon: Final Report, Susan N. Houseman, Christopher J. O'Leary, Katharine G. Abraham, Frank Bennici, Susan Labin, and Richard Sigman
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Information Frictions & Insurer Plan Design: Evidence from Medicare Advantage, Raymond Kluender and Evan Mast
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Outside Options and Wages: What Can We Learn from Subjective Assessments?, Marta Lachowska
Source: Empirical Economics 52(1): 79-121
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Effect of Income on Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from the 2008 Economic Stimulus Tax Rebates, Marta Lachowska
Source: The Journal of Human Resources 52(2): 374-417
Publication: Journal Articles

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Adequacy of Workers' Compensation Income Benefits in Michigan, Bogdan Savych and H. Allan Hunt
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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A Comparative Analysis of Unemployment Insurance Financing Methods, Wayne Vroman, Elaine Maag, Christopher J. O'Leary, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Publication: External Papers and Reports

2016

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Labor-Demand-Side Economic Development Incentives and Urban Opportunity, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Shared Prosperity in America's Communities, Susan M. Wachter and Lei Ding, eds. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. pp. 129-150
Publication: Book Chapters

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The Merits of Universal Scholarships: Benefit-Cost Evidence from the Kalamazoo Promise, Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, and Marta Lachowska
Source: Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis 7(3): 400-433
Publication: Journal Articles

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Encouragement Emails Increase Participation in Reemployment Services, Matthew Darling, Christopher J. O'Leary, Irma L. Perez-Johnson, Jaclyn Lefkowitz, Kenneth J. Kline, Ben Damerow, and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Social Security and Divorce, Marcus Dillender
Source: The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 16(2): 931-971
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Impact of a Closed Formulary on Prescribing Patterns in the Treatment of Injured Workers, Marcus Dillender
Source: Economics Letters 145(2016): 88-91
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Effect of Medicare Eligibility on Spousal Insurance Coverage, Marcus Dillender and Karen Mulligan
Source: Health Economics 25(5): 591-605
Publication: Journal Articles

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Health Insurance Reform and Part-Time Work: Evidence from Massachusetts, Marcus O. Dillender, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Susan N. Houseman
Source: Labour Economics 43(2016): 151-158
Publication: Journal Articles

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U.S. Employment Outlook for 2016, Randall W. Eberts
Source: International Labor Brief 14(2)(2016): 4-17. English prepublication version
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change? Evidence from Vacancy Postings, Brad J. Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Expenditure and Confidence: Using Daily Data to Identify Shocks to Consumer Confidence, Marta Lachowska
Source: Oxford Economic Papers 68(4): 920-944
Publication: Journal Articles

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Effects of the Unemployment Insurance Work Test on Long-Term Employment Outcomes, Marta Lachowska, Merve Meral, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Source: Labour Economics 41(2016): 246-265
Publication: Journal Articles

2015

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How Effects of Local Labor Demand Shocks Vary with the Initial Local Unemployment Rate, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Growth and Change 46(4): 529-557
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Social Value of Job Loss and Its Effect on the Costs of U.S. Environmental Regulations, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Review of Environmental Economics and Policy 9(2): 179-197
Publication: Journal Articles

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Health Insurance and Labor Force Participation: What Legal Recognition Does for Same-Sex Couples, Marcus Dillender
Source: Contemporary Economic Policy 33(2): 381-394
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Effect of Health Insurance on Workers' Compensation Filing: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act's Age-Based Threshold for Dependent Coverage, Marcus Dillender
Source: Journal of Health Economics 43(September 2015): 204-228
Publication: Journal Articles

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Toward a More Intelligent Workforce Development System, Randall W. Eberts
Source: Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century. Carl Van Horn, Tammy Edwards, Todd Greene, eds. Atlanta, GA: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 2015. pp. 383-410.
Publication: Book Chapters

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Evaluation of the Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grants: Interim Findings on Multiagency Collaboration and Cluster Progress, Megan Hague Angus, Jeanne Bellotti, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Brittany English
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development (WIRED), Nancy Hewat and Kevin Hollenbeck
Source: Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century. Carl Van Horn, Tammy Edwards, Todd Greene, eds. Atlanta, GA: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 2015. pp. 325-339.
Publication: Book Chapters

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Promoting Retention or Reemployment of Workers after a Significant Injury or Illness, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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The Effects of Eliminating the Work Search Requirement on Job Match Quality and Other Long-Term Employment Outcomes, Marta Lachowska, Merve Meral, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Selected Public Workforce Development Programs in the United States: Lessons Learned for Older Workers, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Selected Public Workforce Development Programs in the United States: Lessons Learned for Older Workers, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: External Papers and Reports

2014

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Proposal 12: Encouraging Work Sharing to Reduce Unemployment, Katharine G. Abraham and Susan N. Houseman
Source: Policies to Address Poverty in America, Melissa S. Kearney and Benjamin H. Harris, eds. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution. 2014.
Publication: Book Chapters

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Short-Time Compensation as a Tool to Mitigate Job Loss? Evidence on the U.S. Experience During the Recent Recession, Katharine G. Abraham and Susan N. Houseman
Source: Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society 53(4): 543-567
Publication: Journal Articles

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Is There a Case for a "Second Demographic Transition"?: Three Distinctive Features of the Post-1960 US Fertility Decline, Martha J. Bailey, Melanie Guldi, and Brad J. Hershbein
Source: Human Capital in History: The American Record, Leah P. Boustan, Carola Frydman, and Robert A. Margo, eds. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2014. pp. 273-312
Publication: Book Chapters

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The Economic Payoffs of Early Childhood Education, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Family Focus on Early Childhood (Summer 2014): F3-4
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Simulating the Effects of the Tax Credit Program of the Michigan Economic Growth Authority on Job Creation and Fiscal Benefits, Timothy J. Bartik and George Erickcek
Source: Economic Development Quarterly 28(4): 314-327
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Source: EducationNext 14(2): 72-78
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Short-Term Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship on Student Outcomes, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Source: New Analyses of Worker Well-Being, Research in Labor Economics, Volume 38, Solomon W. Polachek and Konstantinos Tatsiramos, eds. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2014. pp. 37-76
Publication: Book Chapters

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Health Insurance Tax Credits, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Health Insurance Coverage of Single Mothers, Merve Cebi and Stephen A. Woodbury
Source: Health Economics 23(5): 501-515
Publication: Journal Articles

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Do More Health Insurance Options Lead to Higher Wages? Evidence from States Extending Dependent Coverage, Marcus Dillender
Source: Journal of Health Economics 36(1): 84-97
Publication: Journal Articles

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Employment and Skills Strategies in the United States: OECD Reviews on Local Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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U.S. Employment Outlook for 2014: Can the U.S. Economy Stand on Its Own?, Randall W. Eberts
Source: International Labor Brief 12(2)(2014): 5-16. English prepublication version
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Improving the Implementation and Effectiveness of Out-of-School-Time Tutoring, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Patricia Burch, Annalee Good, Rudy Acosta, Huiping Cheng, Marcus Dillender, Christi Kirshbaum, Hiren Nisar, and Mary Stewart
Source: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 33(2):471-494
Publication: Journal Articles

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College Costs: Students Can't Afford Not to Know, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Temporary Agency Work, Susan N. Houseman
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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The Role of Manufacturing in a Jobs Recovery, Susan N. Houseman
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Full Employment Requires Job Growth in Manufacturing, Reduction in Trade Deficit | Commentary, Susan N. Houseman and Dean Baker
Source: CQ Roll Call, April 2, 2014
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Transportation Investments in Response to Economic Downturns, National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Economic and Employment Benefits of Transportation Investments in Response to Economic Downturns and Randall W. Eberts Contributor
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Financing Unemployment Insurance, Wayne Vroman and Stephen A. Woodbury
Source: National Tax Journal, 67(1): 253-268
Publication: Journal Articles

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Public Workforce Programs during the Great Recession, Stephen A. Wandner and Randall W. Eberts
Source: Monthly Labor Review (July 2014): 1-18
Publication: Journal Articles

2013

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Early Childhood Programs as an Economic Development Tool: Investing Early to Prepare the Future Workforce, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Preparing Wisconsin's Youth for Success in the Workforce. Madison, WI: Policy Institute for Family Impact Seminars, 2013. pp. 27-41
Publication: Book Chapters

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The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Poverty, edited by Philip N. Jefferson, Timothy J. Bartik Reviewer
Source: Journal of Regional Science 53(4): 728-730
Publication: Reviews

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U.S. Employment Outlook for 2013, Randall W. Eberts
Source: International Labor Brief 11(2)(2013): 4-14. English prepublication version
Publication: Periodical Articles

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The Impact of Marginal Business Taxes on State Manufacturing, Richard Funderburg, Timothy J. Bartik, Alan H. Peters, and Peter S. Fisher
Source: Journal of Regional Science 53(4): 557-582
Publication: Journal Articles

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Retiree Health Benefits as Deferred Compensation: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study, James Marton and Stephen A. Woodbury
Source: Public Finance Review 41(1): 64-91
Publication: Journal Articles

2012

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The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach, David H. Autor, Susan N. Houseman, and Sari Pekkala Kerr
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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The Opt-In Revolution? Contraception and the Gender Gap in Wages, Martha J. Bailey, Brad J. Hershbein, and Amalia R. Miller
Source: American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 4(3): 225-254
Publication: Journal Articles

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Implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Burt S. Barnow, Jing Cai, Yvette Chocolaad, Randall W. Eberts, Richard A. Hobbie, Joyce Kaiser, Tara Smith, John Trutko, Wayne Vroman, and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Including Jobs in Benefit-Cost Analysis, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Annual Review of Resource Economics 4: 55-73
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Future of State and Local Economic Development Policy: What Research Is Needed, Timothy J. Bartik
Source: Growth and Change 43(4): 545-562
Publication: Journal Articles

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What Do Early Childhood Programs Do? What Could They Do? [review of Childhood Programs and Practices in the First Decade of Life: A Human Capital Integration, Arthur J. Reynolds, Arthur J. Rolnick, Michelle N. Englund, and Judy A. Temple, eds.], Timothy J. Bartik Reviewer
Source: Educational Researcher 41(1): 29-31
Publication: Reviews

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Earnings Benefits of Tulsa's Pre-K program for Different Income Groups, Timothy J. Bartik, William T. Gormley, and Shirley Adelstein
Source: Economics of Education Review 31(6): 1143-1161
Publication: Journal Articles

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Manufacturers' Outsourcing to Staffing Services, Matthew Dey, Susan N. Houseman, and Anne E. Polivka
Source: Industrial & Labor Relations Review 65(3): [533]-559
Publication: Journal Articles

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Integrating Skills, Employment and Local Development, Randall W. Eberts
Source: Skills Development Pathways in Asia: Employment and Skills Strategies in Southeast Asia initiative (ESSSA), Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Kyungsoo Choi, eds. Paris: OECD, 2012. pp. 49-54
Publication: Book Chapters

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Data Analysis of the Implementation of the Recovery Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Source: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions: Final Report. Washington D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, pp. 237-277
Publication: Book Chapters

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Graduating High School in a Recession: Work, Education, and Home Production, Brad J. Hershbein
Source: The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 12(1): 1-30
Publication: Journal Articles