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Handbook of labor economics.
Amsterdam ; New York : North-Holland ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co., 1986-1999
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Orley Ashenfelter; Richard Layard; David E Card
|ISBN:||0444878580 9780444878588 0444822895 9780444822895 9780444534682 0444534687 0444878564 9780444878564 0444878572 9780444878571 0444501878 9780444501875 0444501886 9780444501882 0444501894 9780444501899 0444534504 9780444534507 0444534520 9780444534521|
|Notes:||Vol. 3-4 edited by Orley Ashenfelter and David Card.|
|Description:||volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||v. 1. Labor supply of men: a survey / John Pencavel ; Female labor supply: a survey / Mark R. Killingsworth and James J. Heckman ; Models of marital status and childbearing / Mark Montgomery and James Trussell ; Home production: a survey / Reuben Gronau ; Retirement from the labor force / Edward P. Lazear ; Demand for education / Richard B. Freeman ; Forestalling the demise of empirical economics: the role of microdata in labor economics research / Frank Stafford ; The demand for labor in the long run / Daniel S. Hamermesh ; Dynamic models of labour demand / S.J. Nickell ; Wage determinants: a survey and reinterpretation of human capital earnings functions / Robert J. Willis ; The determination of life cycle earnings: a survey / Yoram Weiss ; The theory of equalizing differences / Sherwin Rosen ; The economic analysis of labor market discrimination: a survey / Glen G. Cain --
v. 2. The employment relationship: job attachment, work effort, and the nature of contracts / Donald O. Parsons ; Job search and labor market analysis / Dale T. Mortensen ; The natural rate of unemployment: explanation and policy / G.E. Johnson and P.R.G. Layard ; Cyclical fluctuations in the labor market / David M. Lilien and Robert E. Hall ; The analysis of union behavior / Henry S. Farber ; The economics of strikes / John Kennan ; Union relative wage effects / H. Gregg Lewis ; Segmented labor markets / Paul Taubman and Michael L. Wachter ; Public sector labor markets / Ronald G. Ehrenberg and Joshua L. Schwarz --
v. 3A. Empirical strategies in labor economics / Joshua D. Angrist and Alan B. Krueger ; New developments in econometric methods for labor market analysis / Robert A. Moffitt ; Institutions and laws in the labor market / Francine D. Blau and Lawrence M. Kahn ; Changes in the wage structure and earnings inequality / Lawrence F. Katz and David H. Autor ; Labor supply: a review of alternative approaches / Richard Blundell and Thomas Macurdy. The economic analysis of immigration / George J. Borjas ; Intergenerational mobility in the labor market / Gary Solon ; The causal effect of education on earnings / David Card ; The economics and econometrics of active labor market programs / James J. Heckman, Robert J. Lalonde and Jeffrey A. Smith --
v. 3B. Minimum wages, employment, and the distribution of income / Charles Brown ; Firm size and wages / Walter Y. Oi and Todd L. Idson ; The labor market implications of international trade / George Johnson and Frank Stafford ; Individual employment contracts / James M. Malcomson ; Careers in organizations: theory and evidence / Robert Gibbons and Michael Waldman ; Mobility and stability: the dynamics of job change in labor markets / Henry S. Farber ; Executive compensation / Kevin J. Murphy ; New developments in models of search in the labor market / Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides ; The analysis of labor markets using matched employer-employee data / John M. Abowd and Francis Kramarz ; Gross job flows / Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger ; Labor markets in the transitional Central and East European economies / Jan Svejnar ; Labor markets in developing countries / Jere R. Behrman --
v. 3C. Labor markets and economic growth / Robert Topel ; Microeconomic perspectives on aggregate labor markets / Giuseppe Bertola ; Labor market institutions and economic performance / Stephen Nickell and Richard Layard ; The causes and consequences of longterm unemployment in Europe / Stephen Machin and Alan Manning ; Race and gender in the labor market / Joseph G. Altonji and Rebecca Blank ; New developments in the economic analysis of retirement / Robin L. Lumsdaine and Olivia S. Mitchell ; Health, health insurance and the labor market / Janet Currie and Brigitte C. Madrian. Economic analysis of transfer programs targeted on people with disabilities / John Bound and Richard V. Burkhauser ; The economics of crime / Richard B. Freeman ; Recent developments in public sector labor markets / Robert G. Gregory and Jeff Borland --
v. 4A. Decomposition methods in economics / Nicole Fortin, Thomas Lemieux, Sergio Firpo ; Field experiments in labor economics / John A. List, Imran Rasul ; Lab labor: what can labor economists learn from the lab? / Gary Charness, Peter Kuhn ; The structural estimation of behavioral models: discrete choice dynamic programming methods and applications / Michael P. Keane, Petra E. Todd, Kenneth I. Wolpin ; Program evaluation and research designs / John DiNardo, David S. Lee ; Identification of models of the labor market / Eric French, Christopher Taber ; Search in macroeconomic models of the labor market ; Extrinsic rewards and instrinsic motives: standard and behavioral approaches to agency and labor markets / James B. Rebitzer, Lowell J. Taylor --
v. 4B. Earnings, consumption and life cycle choices / Costas Meghir, Luigi Pistaferri ; Racial inequality in the 21st century: the declining significance of discrimination / Roland G. Fryer, Jr. ; Imperfect competition in the labor market / Alan Manning ; Skills, tasks and technologies: implications for employment and earnings / Daron Acemoglu, David Autor ; Institutional reforms and dualism in European labor markets / Tito Boeri ; Local labor markets / Enrico Moretti ; Human capital development before age five / Douglas Almond, Janet Currie ; Recent developments in intergenerational mobility / Sandra E. Black, Paul J. Devereux ; New perspectives on gender / Marianne Bertrand ; Great expectations: law, employment contracts, and labor market performance / W. Bentley MacLeod ; Human resource management and productivity / Nicholas Bloom, John Van Reenen ; Personnel economics: hiring and incentives / Paul Oyer, Scott Schaefer.
|Series Title:||Handbooks in economics, bk. 5.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Orley Ashenfelter and Richard Layard.|
"Labor economics" has continued to expand both in the extent and depth of coverage in recent years. Volume 4 of the Handbook has succeeded in not only updating coverage in many areas, but in