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eBook Wages, School Quality, and Employment Demand (IZA Prize in Labor Economics) ePub

by David Card,Alan B. Krueger,Randall K. Q. Akee,Klaus F. Zimmermann

  • ISBN: 0199693382
  • Category: Business and Finance
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: David Card,Alan B. Krueger,Randall K. Q. Akee,Klaus F. Zimmermann
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (December 17, 2011)
  • Pages: 320
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Winners of the IZA Prize in Labor Economics in 2006.

IZA Prize in Labor Economics. Winners of the IZA Prize in Labor Economics in 2006. Includes the authors' most influential work on minimum wage, wage inequality, the role of unions, the effects of immigration on the labor market, and the effect of school quality on earnings. Wages, School Quality, and Employment Demand.

IZA Prize in Labor Economics Series Since 2002, the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) has awarded . As issues of employment and unemployment are among the most urgent challenges of our time, labor economists have an important task and responsibility

The IZA Prize is the only international science prize awarded exclusively to labor economists. As issues of employment and unemployment are among the most urgent challenges of our time, labor economists have an important task and responsibility. The IZA Prize in Labor Economics is today considered one of the most prestigious international awards in the field.

David Card and Alan B. Krueger have made substantial contributions to the field of Labor Economics. Card, David & Krueger, Alan . 2011. Their influential work focuses on policy-relevant issues and spans vast and important topics, including: unemployment, minimum wage, migration, measurement error, unions, wage differentials among various groups in the US, labor demand, social insurance, and technological change. Handle: RePEc:oxp:obooks:9780199693382.

Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast-Food . parisons of employment at affected and un- Machin and Alan Manning, 1994) reaches a. affected establishments often did not (.

Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast-Food Industry. in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. competitive employers to cut employment (Lawrence F. Katz and Krueger, 1992; Card, (George J. Stigler, 1946). Although studies 1992a) and of an earlier increase in the. in the 1970's based on aggregate teenage minimum wage in California (Card, 1992b). Richard A. Lester, 1960, 1964).

Since 1987 Alan B. Kruger has held a joint appointment in the Economics Department and Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton.

ISBN-13: 978-0198779957. Since 1987 Alan B. Krueger has published widely on the economics of education, income dispersion, technological change, labor demand, social insurance, health economics, and environmental economics.

IZA Prize in Labor Economics series . Series Title: IZA Prize in Labor Economics series. Contents: Ingenuity and creativity : David Card and Alan Krueger - School quality, earnings, and black-white wage differences. Does school quality matter? : returns to education and the characteristics of public schools in the United States. School quality and black-white relative earnings : a direct assessment. School resources and student outcomes : an overview of the literature and new evidence from North and South Carolina. Experimental estimates of education production functions - Minimum wages and employment demand.

David Card, Alan B. Krueger, Randall . David Card and Alan B. Their influential work focuses on policy-relevant issues and spans vast and important topics, including: unemployment, minimum wage, migration, measurement error, unions, wage differentials among various groups in the US, labor demand, social insurance, and technological change

David Card, Alan B. Their influential work focuses on policy-relevant issues and spans vast and important topics, including: unemployment, minimum wage, migration, measurement error, unions, wage differentials among various groups in the US, labor demand, social insurance, and technological change

January 2000 · Journal of Sociology. This issue contains: Monitoring the Education Gap in Thailand: Trends and Differentials in Lower and Upper Secondary Schooling by John Knodel and Malinee Wongsith . Krueger have made subs. Both of these IZA prize winners have made significant methodological . Both of these IZA prize winners have made significant methodological contributions on instrumental variable estimation, measurement error, regression discontinuity methods, and the use of "natural" experiments.

David Card and Alan B. Krueger have made substantial contributions to the field of Labor Economics. Their influential work focuses on policy-relevant issues and spans vast and important topics, including: unemployment, minimum wage, migration, measurement error, unions, wage differentials among various groups in the U.S., labor demand, social insurance, and technological change. Card and Krueger have also been extremely influential in econometrics methodology; they were at the forefront of employing an "experimental" approach in their research design and implementation. Both of these IZA prize winners have made significant methodological contributions on instrumental variable estimation, measurement error, regression discontinuity methods, and the use of "natural" experiments. This book provides an overview of their most important work and is divided two main parts: the first section focuses on school quality and the differences in wages across groups in the U.S.; the second part concentrates on the effect of changes in the minimum wage on employment and wage setting. In section introductions, Card and Krueger offer their insight into these two areas and discuss the historical context for their research.