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Can Poverty in America Be Compared to Conditions in the World's Poorest Countries? H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan, Pinghui Wu, University of Michigan, and Kathryn Edin, Johns Hopkins University (2016-7)

Growing Wealth Gaps in Education Fabian Pfeffer, University of Michigan (2016-6)

The Generational Structure of U.S. Families and Their Intergenerational Transfers Emily e. Wiemers, University of Massachusetts Boston, Judith A. Seltzer, University of California Los Angeles, Robert F. Schoeni, University of Michigan, V. Joseph Hotz, Duke University, and Suzanna M. Bianchi (1952 - 2013) (2016-5)

A Consistent Data Series to Evaluate Growth and Inequality in the National Accounts Dennis Fixler, Bureau of Economic Analysis, David Johnson, University of Michigan, Andrew Craig, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and Kevin Furlong, Bureau of Economic Analysis (2016-4)

Giving Unto Others: Private Financial Transfers and Hardship Among Families with Children Natasha Pilkauskas, University of Michigan, Colin Campbell, University of Wisconsin, and Christopher Wimer, Columbia University (2016-3)

Inequality and Mobility using Income, Consumption, and Wealth for the Same Individuals Jonathan Fisher, Stanford University, David Johnson, University of Michigan, Jonathan Latner, University of Bremen, Timothy Smeeding, University of Wisconsin, and Jeffrey Thompson, Federal Reserve Board of Governors (2016-2)

Testing Strategies to Increase Saving and Retention in Individual Development Account Programs Cäzilia Loibl, The Ohio State University; Lauren Jones, The Ohio State University; Emily Haisley, Lloyds Digital; George Loewenstein, Carnegie Mellon University (2016-1)

The Unnoticed Actor: The Employer’s Role in Unemployment Benefit Claims Alix Gould-Werth, University of Michigan (2015-1)

"The Help that We Get": Racial Differences in Private Safety Nets and the Scarring Effects of Unemployment Following the Great Recession Alix Gould-Werth, University of Michigan (2014-1)

Evolving the U.S. Department of Labor for the New Workforce William M. Rodgers III, The State University of New Jersey and the National Poverty Center, University of Michigan, Sarah Horowitz, Freelancers Union, and Gabrielle Wuolo, Freelancers Union (2013-11)

Racial Disparities in Economic Well-Being in the Detroit Metropolitan Area After the Great Recession Lucie Kalousova and Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2013-10)

What We Know About Workforce Development for Low-Income Workers: Evidence, Background and Ideas for the Future Caroline Massad Francis, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. (2013-9)

The Motherhood Wage Gap for U.S. and First-generation Immigrant and Native Women Anjali Srivastava, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and William M. Rodgers III, The State University of New Jersey and the National Poverty Center, University of Michigan (2013-8)

The Earnings Gap between Documented and Undocumented U.S. Farmworkers: 1990 to 2009 Elizabeth Nisbet, Center for Women and Work, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and William M. Rodgers III, Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, The State University of New Jersey and the National Poverty Center, University of Michigan (2013-7)

Rising Extreme Poverty in the United States and the Response of Federal Means-Tested Transfer Programs H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan and Kathryn Edin, Harvard University (2013-6)

Wealth Disparities before and after the Great Recession Fabian T. Pfeffer, Sheldon Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni, University of Michigan (2013-5)

The Impact of City Contracting Set-Asides on Black Self-Employment and Employment Aaron K. Chatterji, Duke University, Kenneth Y. Chay, Brown University, and Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz (2013-4)

The Effects of the Great Recession on the Retirement Security of Older Workers Alicia H. Munnell and Matthew S. Rutledge, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College (2013-3)

Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Home Computers on Academic Achievement among Schoolchildren Robert W. Fairlie and Jonathan Robinson, University of California, Santa Cruz (2013-2)

Pensions for Singles and Couples Bruce Bradbury, University of New South Wales (2013-1)

Good Workers for Good Jobs: Improving Education and Workforce Systems in the US Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown University (2012-20)

Do Alternative Base Periods Increase Unemployment Insurance Receipt Among Low-Educated Unemployed Workers? Alix Gould-Werth and H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (2012-19)

Percent Plans, Automatic Admissions, and College Enrollment Outcomes Lindsay Daugherty and Francisco (Paco) Martorell, Rand Corporation and Isaac McFarlin, Jr., University of Michigan (2012-18)

Promoting Economic Security among Low Income Families in the United States: The Effects of Food Stamps on Labor Supply, Income and Poverty Udaya R. Wagle, Western Michigan University (2012-17)

Feedback Effects of Nonprofit Program Design: An Analysis of the Effects of the Starfish Family Services Family Success Program Carolyn Barnes, Sandra K. Danziger, and Richard Rodems, University of Michigan (2012-16)

Why is the Teen Birth Rate in the United States so High and Why Does it Matter? Melissa S. Kearney, University of Maryland and NBER and Phillip B. Levin, Wesley College and NBER (2012-15)

We’re Not All Deadbeat Parents: Welfare Recipient Voices on Unmet Service Needs Sandra K. Danziger, Jessica Wiederspan, and J. A. Siegel, University of Michigan (2012-14)

Explaining Recent Trends in the U.S. Teen Birth Rate Melissa S. Kearney, University of Maryland and NBER and Phillip B. Levin, Wesley College and NBER (2012-13)

The Welfare Reforms of the 1990s and the Stratification of Material Well-Being among Low-Income Households with Children H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan and Marci Ybarra, University of Chicago (2012-12)

The Continuum of Connection: Low-income Families and Economic Support during the Great Recession Kristin Seefeldt, Indiana University and Meredith Horowski, University of Michigan (2012-11)

Familial Financial Assistance to Young Adults Patrick Wightman and Robert Schoeni, University of Michigan and Keith Robinson, University of Texas at Austin (2012-10)

A Very Uneven Road: US Labor Markets in the Past 30 Years Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown University and AIR
Marek Hlavac, Harvard University (2012-9)

Housing Assistance and Disconnection from Welfare and Work: Assessing the Impacts of Public Housing and Tenant-based Rental Subsidies Andrea Hetling, Rutgers
Hilary Botein, Baruch College (2012-8)

The Role of Advertising in the Growth of the SNAP Caseload Stacy Dickert-Conlin, Michigan State University; Katie Fitzpatrick, Seattle University; Laura Tiehen, United States Department of Agriculture (2012-7)

Is a Bad Economy Good for Marriage? The Relationship between Macroeconomic Conditions and Marital Stability from 1998-2009 Kristen Harknett, University of Pennsylvania and Daniel Schneider, Princeton University (2012-6)

Perceived Job Insecurity and Health: The Michigan Recession and Recovery Study Sarah A. Burgard and Lucie Kalousova, University of Michigan and Kristin S. Seefeldt, Indiana University (2012-5)

Low Income Families' Utilization of the Federal "Safety Net": Individual and State-Level Predictors of TANF and Food Stamp Receipt Kelly M. Purtell and Elizabeth T. Gershoff, University of Texas at Austin and J. Lawrence Aber, New York University (2012-4)

Getting to Work: Experimental Evidence on Job Search and Transportation Costs David Phillips, Georgetown University (2012-3)

Are Interstate Cases Still the 'Black Hole' of Child Support Enforcement? Effects of the Uniform Interstate Enforcement Act Elizabeth T. Powers, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign (2012-2)

The Great Recession’s Impact on African American Public Sector Employment William M. Rodgers III, Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (2012-1)

Creating Effective Education and Workforce Policies for Metropolitan Labor Markets in the U.S. Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown University (2011-31)

Do Single Mothers in the United States use the Earned Income Tax Credit to Reduce Unsecured Debt? H. Luke Shaefer, Xiaoqing Song, and Trina R. Williams Shanks, University of Michigan (2011-30)

Liquidity Constraints, Household Wealth, and Entrepreneurship Revisited Robert W. Fairlie, University of California – Santa Cruz and RAND, and Harry A. Krashinsky, University of Toronto (2011-29)

Participation in Unemployment Insurance: Differences in Application Rates and Receipt among Applicants by Education and Race and Ethnicity Alix Gould-Werth and H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (2011-28)

Re-examining the Impact of Dropping out on Criminal and Labor Outcomes in Early Adulthood David Bjerk, Claremont McKenna College (2011-27)

Women’s Multipartnered Fertility and the Criminal Justice System Eirik Evenhouse and Siobhán Reilly, Mills College (2011-26)

Making Ends Meet After Prison: How Former Prisoners Use Employment, Social Support, Public Benefits, and Crime to Meet their Basic Material Needs David J. Harding, Jessica J.B. Wyse, Cheyney Dobson, and Jeffrey D. Morenoff, University of Michigan (2011-25)

Youth Early Employment and Behavior Problems: Human Capital and Social Network Pathways to Adulthood Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore and University of Michigan and Emily Rauscher, New York University (2011-24)

Housing Instability and Health: Findings from the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study Sarah A. Burgard, University of Michigan, Kristin S. Seefeldt, Indiana University, and Sarah W. Johnson, University of Michigan (2011-23)

Intergenerational Stratification, Child Development and the Black-White Achievement Gap Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore, Caroline Hodges Persell and Michael Chavez Reilly, New York University
(2011-22)

Family Finances after the Great Recession – Evidence from the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study Ngina Chiteji, Skidmore College and Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2011-21)

Poverty among U.S.- and Foreign-Born Asian and Hispanic Adults: A Comparison across “Fractionalized” Immigrant Generations Marie T. Mora, The University of Texas – Pan American (2011-20)

An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Anti-Poverty Programs in the United States Yonatan Ben-Shalom, Mathematica Policy Research
Robert Moffitt, Johns Hopkins University
John Karl Scholz, University of Wisconsin--Madison (2011-19)

The Effects of Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program on the Material Hardship of Low-Income Families with Children H. Luke Shaefer and Italo Gutierrez, University of Michigan. (2011-18)

Entrepreneurship, Economic Conditions, and the Great Recession Robert W. Fairlie, University of California and RAND (2011-17)

The Geography of Exclusion: Race, Segregation, and Concentrated Poverty Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University, Domenico Parisi and Michael C. Taquino, Mississippi State University (2011-16)

Gendered Rehabilitation: Targeting Treatment of Reproducing Inequality? Jessica JB Wyse, University of Michigan (2011-15)

Does Failing a Placement Exam Discourage Underprepared Students from Going to College? Paco Martorell, RAND, Isaac McFarlin Jr., University of Michigan, and Yu Xue, University of Texas - Dallas (2011-14)

Economic Instability Trends and Levels across Household Surveys Scott Winship, The Pew Charitable Trusts (2011-13)

The Effect of Unemployment on Household Composition and Doubling Up Emily E. Wiemers, University of Michigan (2011-12)

Veteran Status and Material Hardship: The Moderating Influence of Disability Colleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri-Columbia, Janet M. Wilmoth, Syracuse University, and Andrew S. London, Syracuse University (2011-11)

Work-related Disability, Veteran Status, and Poverty: Implications for Family Well-being Andrew S. London, Syracuse University , Colleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri-Columbia, and Janet M. Wilmoth, Syracuse University (2011-10)

The Black-White Gaps in Earning Profiles: Recent Cohort Trends in the United States Lingxin Hao, Johns Hopkins University (2011-9)

WIC Participation by Children who Participate as Infants: The Roles of (Re-)Certification and Changes in Family Composition Christopher A. Swann, University of North Carolina - Greensboro (2011-8)

Parental Income and Children's Well-being and Future Success: An Analysis of the SIPP matched to SSA Earnings Data Bhashkar Mazumder, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2011-7)

Long-Run Earnings Volatility and Health Insurance Coverage: Evidence from the SIPP Gold Standard File Matthew S. Rutledge, Boston College (2011-6)

Recessions and the Annual Labor Market Earnings of Vulnerable Workers: New Evidence using Longitudinal Administrative Earnings Data H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (2011-5)

Divorce and Women’s Risk of Health Insurance Loss in the U.S Bridget J. Lavelle and Pamela J. Smock, University of Michigan (2011-4)

Partially Identifying the Impact of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program on Food Insecurity among Children: Addressing Endogeneity and Misreporting Using the SIPP Craig Gunderson, University of Illinois, Brent Kreider, Iowa State University, and John Pepper, University of Virginia (2011-3)

Offsetting and the Consumption of Social Responsibility Ezra Rosser, American University (2011-2)

Immigration Policy and Less-Skilled Workers in the United States: Reflections on Future Directions for Reform Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown University and the Urban Institute (2011-1)

Is Employer-Based Health Insurance a Barrier to Entrepreneurship? Robert W. Fairlie, University of California-Santa Cruz and RAND, Kanika Kapur, University College of Dublin, and Susan Gates, RAND (2010-10)

An Economic View of Food Deserts in the United States Marianne Bitler, University of California-Irvine, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and NBER, and Steven J. Haider, Michigan State University (2010-9)

Young Adults and Higher Education: Barriers and Breakthroughs to Success Thomas Brock, MDRC (2010-8)

Troubling Times: The Declining Economic Status of Michigan Relative to the Rest of the United States, High School Graduates Relative to College Graduates and Men Relative to Women Sheldon H. Danziger and Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan (2010-7)

Parental Job Loss and Children’s Educational Attainment in Black and White Middle-Class Families (10-06) Ariel Kalil, University of Chicago and Patrick Wightman, University of Michigan (2010-6)

The Role of Earned Income Tax Credit in the Budgets of Low-Income Families Ruby Mendenhall, University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, Kathryn Edin, Harvard University, Susan Crowley, Harvard University, Jennifer Sykes, Harvard University, Laura Tach, Harvard University, Katrin Kriz, Emmanuel College, and Jeffrey R. Kling, Congressional Budget Office and NBER (2010-5)

Improving Education and Employment for Disadvantaged Young Men: Proven and Promising Strategies Carolyn J. Heinrich, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown University (2010-4)

Making the 1996 Welfare Reform Work: The Promise of a Job Anthony J. Mallon, Virginia Commonwealth University and Guy V.G. Stevens, Federal Reserve Board (ret.) (2010-3)

Explaining Racial/Ethnic Gaps in Spatial Mismatch: The Primacy of Racial Segregation Michael A. Stoll, UCLA and Kenya L. Covington, California State University (2010-2)

The Impact of Minimum Wage Increases: Evidence from Fast-Food Establishments in Illinois and Indiana Elizabeth T. Powers, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2010-1)

Part-Time Workers: Some Key Differences Between Primary and Secondary Earners H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (2009-16)

How Much Can We Trust Causal Interpretations of Fixed-Effects Estimators in the Context of Criminality? David Bjerk, Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Claremont McKenna College (2009-15)

Young Adults and Higher Education: Barriers and Breakthroughs to Success Thomas Brock, MDRC (2009-14)

Distributional Effects of Early Childhood Programs and Business Incentives and Their Implications for Policy Timothy J. Bartik, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research (2009-13)

Labor Market Outcomes and the Transition to Adulthood Sheldon Danziger and David Ratner, University of Michigan (2009-12)

Meeting the Basic Needs of Children: Does Income Matter? Lisa A. Gennetian, The Brookings Institution and Nina Castells and Pamela Morris, MDRC (2009-11)

Post 9-11 U.S. Muslim Labor Market Outcomes Faisal Rabby, Missouri State University and William M. Rodgers III, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (2009-10)

The Supplemental Security Income Program and Material Hardship after the 1996 Welfare Reform Lucie Schmidt, Williams College and Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2009-09)

The Credit Market Consequences of Job Displacement Benjamin J. Keys, University of Michigan (2009-08)

The Effects of SCHIP Expansion on Family Insurance and Out-of-Pocket Medical Costs H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan; Colleen M. Grogan, University of Chicago; Harold A. Pollack, University of Chicago (2009-07)

Changing Poverty and Changing Antipoverty Policies Maria Cancian, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2009-06)

The Information Theory of Segregation: Uniting Segregation and Inequality in a Common Framework Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas; Jeongdai Kim, Green Mountain Energy Co. (2009-05)

What Do High-Interest Borrowers Do with their Tax Rebate? Marianne Bertrand and Adair Morse, University of Chicago (2009-04)

Religiousness and Psychological Distress of Women after Hurricane Katrina Christian S. Chan and Jean E. Rhodes, University of Massachusetts, Boston (2009-03)

Parental Job Loss and Children’s Educational Attainment in Black and White Middle Class Families Ariel Kalil and Patrick Wightman, University of Chicago (2009-02)

Trends in the Transitory Variance of Male Earnings in the U.S., 1970 – 2004 Robert Moffitt, John Hopkins University; Peter Gottschalk, Boston College (2009-01)

Working Poverty in Michigan, 1998 and 2007: The Roles of Transfers, Labor Market, and Demographic Characteristics Udaya R. Wagle, Western Michigan University (2008-19)

Living Wage Laws: How Much Do (Can) they Matter? Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown Public Policy Institute (2008-18)

Workforce Development as an Antipoverty Strategy: What Do We Know? What Should We Do? Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown Public Policy Institute (2008-17)

Compounded Disadvantage: Race, Incarceration, and Wage Growth Christopher J. Lyons, University of New Mexico; Becky Pettit, University of Washington (2008-16)

The Kerner Commission Plus Four Decades: What Has Changed? What Has Not? Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan (2008-15)

Last Hired, First Fired? Black-White Unemployment and the Business Cycle Kenneth A. Couch, University of Connecticut; Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz (2008-14)

Gender Differences in Business Performance: Evidence from the Characteristics of Business Owners Survey Robert W. Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz; Alicia M. Robb, University of California, Santa Cruz (2008-13)

Cause or Consequence? Suburbanization and Crime in U.S Metropolitan Areas Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas; Yoonhwan Park, University of Texas at Dallas (2008-12)

Implementation of 'Within My Reach:' Providing a Relationship Awareness and Communications Skills Program to TANF Recipients in Oklahoma Anne Sparks (2008-11)

Lessons from Hurricane Katrina: A Natural Experiment of the Effect of Residential Change on Recidivism David S. Kirk (2008-10)

Capability and Income Poverty in the United States: A Comparative Analysis of the Measurement Outcomes and Poverty Profiles Between 1994 and 2004. Udaya R. Wagle (2008-09)

The Impact of Income on the Weight of Elderly Americans. John Cawley, John Moran, Kosali Simon (2008-08)

Obesity and Developmental Functioning Among Children Aged 2-4 Years John Cawley, C. Katharina Spiess (2008-07)

Avenues to Self-Sufficiency: The Accessibility and Stability of Faith-based and Community-based Service Organizations in Urban and Rural America. Scott Allard. (2008-06)

Organizations and Exclusion: An Inquiry Into Bureaucratic Proceduralism. Evelyn Z. Brodkin, Malay Majmundar. (2008-05)

Food Insecurity, Economic Stressors, and Childhood Overweight. Steven Garasky, Susan D. Stewart, Craig Gundersen, Brenda J. Lohman, Joey C. Eisenmann. (2008-04)

Effects of Neighborhood Characteristics on the Mortality of Black Male Youth: Evidence from Gautreaux. Mark E. Votruba, Jeffrey R. Kling. (2008-03)

Social Policy and Inequality. Christopher Bollinger, James P. Ziliak (2008-02)

The Risk of Unemployment among Disadvantaged and Advantaged Male Workers, 1968-2003. Benjamin J. Keys, Sheldon Danziger (2008-01)