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Will Dobbie
2017
ABSTRACT:  We study the drivers of financial distress using a large-scale field experiment that offered randomly selected borrowers a combination of (i) immediate payment reductions to target short-run liquidity constraints and (ii) delayed debt write-dow ...
Janet Currie
2017
black, and Hispanic; percent in seven education categories; percent unemployed; percent in 16 income ...
Pietro Ortoleva
2017
Low cognitive control also predicts unemployment and affects wages (22). Specific neural systems ...
Janet Currie
2017
higher poverty, lower average educational attainments, higher unemployment, higher exposure to pollution, ... suffering higher poverty, lower average educational attainments, higher unemployment, higher exposure ...
Elke Weber
2017
of additional control variables, such as income, unemployment, and age. Through SHED, we accessed state-level ... 0.001). This effect also holds when we control for other variables such as age, income, and unemployment ...
Alan Krueger
2016
an absence of other opportunities in the job market—only eight percent were unemployed just before ... and the compensation appeals to them compared with other available options. Even as the national unemployment rate fell ... platform. Only eight percent of driver- partners in 2014 (and 10 percent in 2015) said they were unemployed ...
Alexandre Mas
2016
ABSTRACT: We use a field experiment to study how workers value alternative work arrangements. During the application process to staff a national call center, we randomly offered applicants choices between traditional M-F 9 am – 5 pm office positions and a ...
Joao Biehl
2016
low-income people who were not work- ing (they were either retired or unemployed), and who de- pended ...
Michael Oppenheimer
2016
opportunities, we include district unemployment rate (i.e., number of unem- ployed people over active population, ... with unemployment and decrease with our measure of educational attainment. Summary statistics for our covariates ... �6.7194*** �7.1336*** �6.7911*** White 1.9538** 3.4994*** 0.9692 4.9012*** 2.1328** 0.7318 Unemployment ...
2016
such as import surges, rising unemployment, and dwindling revenue are all indicators of injury that justify ... tool. Slow economic growth and rising unemployment generally lead to an increase in protection. Magee, ... Empirical studies of tariff and non-tariff measures commonly control for economic growth and unemployment ...
Joao Biehl
2016
the state capital. Around half of the plaintiffs were either re- tired (32%) or unemployed (21%). Manual ... Retired 405 32.0 Unemployed 264 21.0 Student 11 0.9 No information 339 26.9 Lawsuit characteristics Legal ...
Joao Biehl
2016
either retired or unemployed. Although we did not have direct data on income, 58% of plaintiffs were rep- ...
Sara McLanahan
2016
Wellbeing Study with U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data on local area unemployment rates to examine ... and 2010. Unemployment and economic hardship at the household level were positively related to abusive ... behavior. Further, rapid increases in the unemployment rate increased men’s controlling behavior toward ...
Janet Currie
2016
care subsidies, parental leave, unemployment insurance, and workers’ compensation. Hence, it is natural ... in terms of shifts and hours of work, and in terms of layoff and unemployment risk. The rise ... and were more likely to suffer unemployment.15 The economic distress caused by the Great Recession also ...
Jacob Shapiro
2016
Challenging conventional wisdom, previous research in South Asia and the Middle East has shown that poverty and exposure to violence are negatively correlated with support for militant organizations. Existing studies, however, provide evidence consistent ...
Marta Tienda
2015
unemployment and relief rolls, would ease the bar to the entry of security risks, and would permit excessive ...
Sir Angus Deaton
2015
could be brought to bear on Bunder^-development abroad, just as it could be used to combat unemployment ...
Marc Fleurbaey
2015
of being unemployed, of experiencing ‘wage arrears’ and of having obtained higher education ... expenditures per consumption unit, health, quality of housing, (un)employment and wage arrears. Interaction ... the significant interactions.27 Particularly interesting are the results for ‘unemployment’ and ‘education’. ...
Noreen Goldman
2015
unemployment, or difficulty adapting to an often hard host country environment; and (3) forced repatriation ... English, age, and financial assets to survive periods of unemploy- ment (Massey et al. 2015; Ravuri 2014; ... sector of U.S. employment (construction, other sector, and unemployed (reference group)); assets (owns ...
Janet Currie
2015
We investigate the impacts of the dramatic increases in state unemployment rates that accompanied ... of unemployment on mother’s health and the first to incorporate the Great Recession. We find that increases ... in the unemployment rate decrease selfreported health status and increase smoking and drug use. We also find evidence ...

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