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Gary Bass
2008
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year A Washington Post Best Book of the Year "Gary J. Bass has written a wonderfully intelligent and sardonic history …. Bass expertly brings to life a rich panoply of characters …. Freedom's Battle is full ...
Sara McLanahan
2008
Sara McLanahan August, 2008 With Christine Percheski; Annual Review of Sociology Vol. 34 Family Domestic and Social Policy ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2008
Recent developments in the world economy have led to a staggering disintegration of the production process across borders. Why do firms decide to offshore certain parts of their production process to foreign locations? What qualifies certain countries as ...
Sara McLanahan
2008
Sara McLanahan April, 2008 With Sarah Meadows and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn; American Sociological Review 73(2) Family Domestic and Social Policy ...
Meg Jacobs
2008
Meg Jacobs April, 2008 In Bruce J. Schulman and Julian E. Zelizer, eds., Rightward Bound: Making America Conservative in the 1970s Domestic Politics Rightward Bound.pdf ...
Daniel Kurtzer
2008
Daniel Kurtzer March, 2008 With Scott Lasensky; United States Institute of Peace Press; ISBN: 978-1601270306 Foreign Policy International Security Foreign Policy http://www.usip.org/publications/negotiating-arab-israeli-peace ...
Jennifer Widner
2008
Jennifer Widner March, 2008 William & Mary Law Review, vol 49 (2008): 1513-1541. Law Law and Justice Constitution Writing in Post.pdf ...
Julia Rubin
2008
This article examines community development loan funds (CDLFs), a type of community development financial institution that provides financing and technical assistance for businesses; for-profit and nonprofit real estate and housing developers; nonprofit ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2007
This paper presents a theory of establishment size dynamics based on the accumulation of industry-specific human capital that simultaneously rationalizes the economy-wide facts on establishment growth rates, exit rates, and size distributions. The theory ...
Julia Rubin
2007
Access to capital and financial services is crucial for healthy communities. However, many impoverished individuals and neighborhoods are routinely ignored by mainstream financial institutions. This neglect led to the creation of community development ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2007
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg April, 2007 With Mark L. J. Wright, Review of Economic Studies, 74:2, 597-624 Urban Studies Economics and Finance ...
Nolan McCarty
2007
Political Game Theory, first published in 2007, is a self-contained introduction to game theory and its applications to political science. The book presents choice theory, social choice theory, static and dynamic games of complete information, static and ...
Julia Rubin
2007
Julia Rubin January, 2007 With L. Benjamin and S. Zielenbach; The Community Development Reader, Routledge Publications Development Domestic and Social Policy ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2006
In a laboratory experiment we show that minimum wages have significant and lasting effects on subjects' reservation wages. The temporary introduction of a minimum wage leads to a rise in subjects' reservation wages which persists even after the ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2006
We study the prediction of the theory in Rossi-Hansberg [Rossi-Hansberg E (2005) Am Econ Rev 95(5):1464-1491] that, under quite general circumstances, lower transport costs increase specialization of regions or countries and decrease (regional) ...
Eldar Shafir
2006
Monetary transactions in which consumption is temporally separated from purchase naturally lend themselves to multiple frames and to alternative accounting schemes, which nonetheless maintain a modicum of discipline and authenticity. We investigate some ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2006
The evidence for the United States for the period from 1997 to 2004 suggests that the combined productivity and labor-supply effect on low-skill wages has been positive and responsible for raising these wages by about a quarter of a percent per year. It ...
Nolan McCarty
2006
The idea of America as politically polarized—that there is an unbridgeable divide between right and left, red and blue states—has become a cliché. What commentators miss, however, is that increasing polarization in recent decades has been closely ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2006
We use a simplified version of Garicano and Rossi-Hansberg (2005) to understand the impact of improvements in communications technology at the turn of the twentieth century on wages and organization. Improvements in communication technology allow ...
Keith Wailoo
2006
Why do racial and ethnic controversies become attached, as they often do, to discussions of modern genetics? How do theories about genetic difference become entangled with political debates about cultural and group differences in America? Such issues are ...

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