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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 ...
Julian Zelizer
2006
Thirty years after the "Watergate Babies" promised to end corruption in Washington, Julian Zelizer offers the first major history of the demise of the committee-era Congress and the rise of the contemporary legislative branch. Based on research ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2006
How does the formation of cross-country teams affect the organization of work and the structure of wages? To study this question, we propose a theory of the assignment of heterogeneous agents into hierarchical teams, where less skilled agents specialize ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2005
The equilibrium relationship between trade and the spatial distribution of economic activity is fundamental to the analysis of national and regional trade patterns, as well as to the effect of trade frictions. We study this relationship using a trade ...

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