IRLE Working Paper Series

PAPERS FROM 2014

Insuring Health or Insuring Wealth? An Experimental Evaluation of Health Insurance in Rural Cambodia PDF
David Levine, Rachel Polimeni, and Ian Ramage
Working Paper No. 109-14
April 2014

The Politics of Pensions PDF
Sarah F. Anzia and Terry M. Moe
Working Paper No. 108-14
December 2013

Do Ratings of Firms Converge? Implications for Strategy Research PDF
Aaron Chatterji, Rodolphe Durand, David Levine, and Samuel Touboul
Working Paper No. 107-14
April 2014

Implicit Theories of Social Roles: Pigeonholing and Proving Gender PDF
Alexandra G. Russell, Lauren M. Szczurek, and Laura J. Kray
Working Paper No. 106-14
April 2014

The Rich, the Affluent and the Top Incomes: a Literature Review PDF
Marcelo Medeiros and Pedro H. G. Ferreira de Souza
Working Paper No. 105-14
April 2014

Local Minimum Wage Laws: Impacts on Workers, Families and Businesses PDF
Michael Reich, Ken Jacobs, and Annette Bernhardt
Working Paper No. 104-14
March 2014

An idiosyncrasy credit or a generalist discount? Conditional advantages to working broadly in a virtual labor market PDF
Ming D. Leung and Weiyi Ng
Working Paper No. 103-14
March 2014

Property in Print: Copyright Law and the American Magazine Industry PDF
Heather A. Haveman and Daniel N. Kluttz
Working Paper No. 102-14
February 2014

Scraping By: Income and Program Participation After the Loss of Extended Unemployment Benefits PDF
Jesse Rothstein and Robert G. Valletta
Working Paper No. 101-14
February 2014

Labor Standards and the Reorganization of Work: Gaps in Data and Research PDF
Annette Bernhardt
Working Paper No. 100-14
January 2014

 

PAPERS FROM 2013

The 2010 National Organizations Survey: Examining the Relationships Between Job Quality and the Domestic and International Sourcing of Business Functions by United States Organizations PDF
Clair Brown, Timothy Sturgeon, and Connor Cole
Working Paper No. 156-13
December 2013

Waiting for Change: Is it Time to Increase the $2.13 Subminimum Wage? PDF
Sylvia A. Allegretto
Working Paper No. 155-13
December 2013

The Decline in Inequality In Brazil, 2003-2009Role Of The State PDF
Pedro H. G. F. Souza and Marcelo Medeiros
Working Paper No. 154-13
November 2013

The State and income inequality in Brazil PDF
Marcelo Medeiros and Pedro H. G. F. Souza
Working Paper No. 153-13
November 2013

Integrated Sectors - Diversified Earnings: The (Missing) Impact of Offshoring on Wages and Wage Convergence in the EU27 PDF
Aleksandra Parteka and Joanna Wolszczak-Derlacz
Working Paper No. 152-13
October 2013

Estimating Net Costs of Adopting Family Friendly Policies at Universities: Description of a Simulation Program PDF
Clair Brown and Eric Freeman
Working Paper No. 152a-13
August 2013

Bankers in the Ivory Tower: The Financialization of Governance at the University of California PDF
Charlie Eaton, Adam Goldstein, Jacob Habinek, Mukul Kumar, Tamera Lee Stover, Alex Roehrkasse
Working Paper No. 151-13
August 2013

The Power of Coalitions: Participation and Governance in California’s Public-Private Welfare State PDF
Charlie Eaton, Margaret Weir
Working Paper No. 150-13
August 2013

Minimum Wage Shocks, Employment Flows and Labor Market Frictions PDF
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 149-13
July 2013

Credible Research Designs for Minimum Wage Studies PDF
Sylvia Allegretto, Arindrajit Dube, Michael Reich and Ben Zipperer
Working Paper No. 148-13
September 2013

So Goes the Nation? A preliminary report on how immigration is reshaping the identities of workers in Californiay PDF
Kim Voss and Fabiana Silva
Working Paper No. 147-13
May 2013

"I Can't Lie to Your Face": Minimal Face-to-Face Interaction Promotes Honestry PDF
Alex B. Van Zant and Laura J. Kray
Working Paper No. 146-13
December 2013

Consensus and Contribution: Shared Status Hierarchies Promote Group Success PDF
Gavin Kilduff, Cameron Anderson and Rob Willer
Working Paper No. 145-13
May 2013

National Diversity Under Pressure: Group Composition and Expedition Success in Himalayan Mountaineering PDF
Eliot Sherman and Jennifer Chatman
Working Paper No. 144-13
April 2013

Narcissistic CEOs and Executive Compensation PDF
Charles O'Reilly, Bernadette Doerr, David Caldwell, and Jennifer Chatman
Working Paper No. 143-13
March 2013

Labor Market Returns to Early Childhood Stimulation: A 20-year Followup to an Experimental Intervention in Jamaica PDF
Paul Gertler, James Heckman, Rodrigo Pinto, Arianna Zanolini, Christel Vermeerch, Susan Walker, Susan M. Chang and Sally Grantham-McGregor
Working Paper No. 142-13
March 2013

How Reputation Transfers Across Categorical Boundaries PDF
Ming Leung and Weiyi Ng
Working Paper No. 141-13
February 2013

Using Performance Incentives to Improve Medical Care Productivity and Health Outcomes PDF
Paul Gertler and Christel Vermeerch
Working Paper No. 140-13
February 2013

Why Blue-Collar Blacks Help Less PDF
Sandra Smith and Kara Young
Working Paper No. 139-13
February 2013

 

PAPERS FROM 2012

“Keep Government Out of My Medicare”: The Elusive Search for Popular Support of Taxes and Social Spending PDF
Gillian Lester
Working Paper No. 138-12
December 2012

An Exceptional Nation? American Political Values in Comparative Perspective PDF
Jerome Karabel and Daniel Laurison
Working Paper No. 136-12
December 2012

Prices Matter: Comparing Two Tests of Adverse Selection in Health Insurance PDF
Rachel Polimeni and David Levine
Working Paper No. 135-12
December 2012

The Rising Strength of Management, High Unemployment and Slow Growth: Revisiting Okun’s Law PDF
Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 134-12
November 2012

The Transformation of Mortgage Finance and the Industrial Roots of the Mortgage Meltdown PDF
Neil Fligstein and Adam Goldstein
Working Paper No. 133-12
October 2012

Sucker Punched by the Invisible Hand PDF
Neil Fligstein and Adam Goldstein
Working Paper No. 132-12
September 2012

Teacher Quality Policy When Supply Matters PDF
Jesse Rothstein
Working Paper No. 129-12
September 2012

The Emergence of a Finance Culture in American Households PDF
Neil Fligstein and Adam Goldstein
Working Paper No. 131-12
August 2012

The Psychological Basis of Quality Decision Making PDF
Charlan Jeanne Nemeth
Working Paper No. 128-12
August 2012

Consequences of Beliefs about the Malleability of Creativity PDF
Alexander O'Connor, Charlan Nemeth and Satoshi Akutsu
Working Paper No. 127-12
August 2012

Why Weak Ties' Help and Strong Ties' Don't: Reconsidering Why Tie Strength Matters PDF
Sandra Susan Smith
Working Paper No. 137-12
July 2012

Who is Willing to Sacrifice Sacred Values for Money and Social Status? Gender Differences in Reactions to Taboo Trade-offs PDF
Jessica Kennedy and Laura Kray
Working Paper No. 124-12
July 2012

Why Was Short-Time Work Unattractive During the Crisis? PDF
Pauline Gonthier
Working Paper No. 130-12
June 2012

Job Categories and Geographic Identity: A Category Stereotype Explanation for Occupational Agglomeration PDF
Ming Leung
Working Paper No. 126-12
June 2012

ReadyMade Analysis of Berkeley Scholars to Cal Program PDF
Kate Belohlav and Clair Brown
Working Paper No. 123-12
May 2012

Apples to Oranges: How Category Overlap Facilitates Commensuration in an Online Market Environment PDF
Ming Leung
Working Paper No. 125-12
April 2012

Minimum Wage Shocks, Employment Flows and Labor Market Frictions PDF
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 122-12
April 2012

What Impedes Efficient Adoption of Products? Evidence from Randomized Variation in Sales Offers for Improved Cookstoves in Uganda PDF
David Levine, Carolyn Cotterman
Working Paper No. 121-12
March 2012

The Labor Market Four Years Into the Crisis: Assessing Structural Explanations PDF
Jesse Rothstein
Working Paper No. 120-12
March 2012

A status-enhancement account of overconfidence PDF
Cameron Anderson, Sebastien Brion, Don Moore, Jessica Kennedy
Working Paper No. 119-12
March 2012

Does Customer Auditing Help Chinese Workers? PDF
Goujun He, Jeffrey Perloff
Working Paper No. 118-12
February 2012

ReadyMade Analysis of Hospital de la Familia’s Cataract Surgery Program in Guatemala PDF
Lawrence Thal, Clair Brown, Eric Freeman, Kate Belohlav, Ariel Chait
Working Paper No. 117-12
February 2012

Cultural Effects on Employee Loyalty in Japan and The U. S.: Individual– or Organization-Level? PDF
James Lincoln and Bernadette Doerr
Working Paper No. 116-12
January 2012

 

PAPERS FROM 2011

Unemployment Insurance and Job Search in the Great Recession PDF
Jesse Rothstein
Working Paper No. 115-12
October 2011

European Integration, Nationalism, and European Identity PDF
Neil Fligstein and Alina Polyakova
Working Paper No. 114-12
September 2011

Catalyst of Disaster: Subprime Mortgage Securitization and the Roots of the Great Recession PDF
Neil Fligstein and Adam Goldstein
Working Paper No. 113-12
September 2011

Outlier Nation? American Exceptionalism and the Quality of Life in the United States PDF
Jerome Karabel and Daniel Laurison
Working Paper No. 112-11
December 2011

The Two-Tiered Politics of Financial Reform in the United States PDF
John T. Wooley and J. Nicholas Ziegler
Working Paper No. 111-11
October 2011

The Local Ladder Effect: Social Status and Subjective Well-Being PDF
Cameron Anderson, Michael W. Kraus, Dacher Keltner
Working Paper No. 110-11
October 2011

If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You the Boss? Explaining the Persistent Vertical Gender Gap in Management PDF
Heather A.Haveman, Lauren S. Beresford
Working Paper No. 109-11
May 2011

Berkeley ReadyMade Impact Assessment: Developing an Effective and Efficient Assessment Template for Social Enterprises PDF
Clair Brown, Ariel Chait, Eric Freeman
Working Paper No. 108-11
August 2011

Latin America’s New World of Work: Changing Traits of Work and Problem Solving PDF
Ruth Berins Collier and Brian Palmer-Rubin
Working Paper No. 107-11
May 2011

Where Are all the Immigrant Organizations? Reassessing the Scope of Civil Society for Immigrant Communities PDF
Shannon Gleeson and Irene Bloemraad
Working Paper No. 106-11
June 2011

Job Creation: A Review of Policies and Strategies PDF
Adam Cray, Tram Nguyen, Carol Pranka, Christine Schildt, Julie Sheu, and Erika Rincon Whitcomb
Working Paper No. 105-11
June 2011

Do Frictions Matter in the Labor Market? Accessions, Separations and Minimum Wage Effects PDF
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 222-10
June 2011   Revised Version

Do Minimum Wages Really Reduce Teen Employment? Accounting for Heterogeneity and Selectivity in State Panel Data PDF
Sylvia Allegretto, Arindrajit Dube, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 166-08
April, 2011   Published Version

Compensation Structure and the Creation of Exploratory Knowledge in Technology Firms, 2011 PDF
Victor Cui, Waverly W. Ding, and Yoshio Yanadori
Working Paper No. 104-11
March 2011

Who Are the Entrepreneurs: The Elite or Everyman? PDF
Heather A. Haveman, Jacob Habinek and Leo A. Goodman
Working Paper No. 1035-11
April 2011

Social Reactions to Overconfidence: Do the Costs of Overconfidence Outweigh the Benefits? PDF
Jessica A. Kennedy, Cameron Anderson, and Don A. More
Working Paper No. 103-11
March 2011

Gender Bias in Negotiators’ Ethical Decision Making PDF
Laura Kray
Working Paper No. 102-11
March 2011

Male Pragmatism in Ethical Decision Making PDF
Laura J. Kray and Michael P. Haselhuhn
Working Paper No. 101-11
March 2011

Business Groups, Networks, And Embeddedness: Innovation And Implementation Alliances In Japanese Electronics, 1985-1998 PDF
James R Lincoln and Didier Guillot
Working Paper No. 100-11
March 2011

Permanent Income and the Black-White Test Score Gap PDF
Jesse Rothstein and Nathan Wozny
Working Paper No. 99-11
March 2011

 

PAPERS FROM 2010

Minimum Wage Effects Across State Borders: Estimates Using Contiguous Counties PDF
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 157-07
November 30, 2010   Published Version

Is it Labor’s Turn to Globalize? Twenty-first Century Opportunities and Strategic Responses PDF
Peter Evans
Working Paper No. 224-10
October 2010

Managing Knowledge Workers in Global Value Chains PDF
Clair Brown and Greg Linden
Working Paper No. 223-10
October 2010

The Living New Deal: The Unsung Benefits of the New Deal for the United States and California PDF
Richard A. Walker and Gray Brechin
Working Paper No. 220-10
August 1, 2010

The Changing Face of the U.S. Labor Force: The Composition of the Unemployed and Long-term Unemployed in Tough Labor Markets PDF
Sylvia Allegretto and Devon Lynch
Working Paper No. 221-10
July 21, 2010

How Do Employers React to a Pay-or-Play Mandate? Early Evidence from San Francisco PDF
Carrie Hoverman Colla, William H. Dow, and Arindrajit Dube
Working Paper No. 219-10
July 1, 2010

Minority Influence Theory PDF
Charlan Jeanne Nemeth
Working Paper No. 218-10
May 8, 2010

The Within-Job Motherhood Wage Penalty in Norway, 1979-1996 PDF
Trond Petersen, Andrew M. Penner, and Geir Høgnsnes:
Working Paper No. 217-10
May 3, 2010

American Exceptionalism and the Quality of Life in the United States: Some Preliminary Statistical Observations PDF
Jerome Karabel
Working Paper No. 216-10
April 30, 2010

Overconfidence and the Attainment of Status in Groups PDF
Cameron Anderson and Sebastien Brion
Working Paper No. 215-10
April 14, 2010

The Impact of Founder Professional Education Background on the Adoption of Open Science by For-Profit Biotechnology Firms PDF
Waverly Ding
Working Paper No. 214-10
April 14, 2010

Do We Know Who Values Us? Dyadic Meta-Accuracy in the Perception of Professional Relationships PDF
Hillary Anger Elfenbein, Noah Eisenkraft, and Waverly Ding
Working Paper No. 213-10
April 14, 2010

Press and Pulpit: Competition, Co-operation and the Growth of Religious Magazines in Antebellum America PDF
Adam Goldstein and Heather A. Haveman
Working Paper No. 212-10
April 9, 2010

The Rise and Fall of the Nonconventional Mortgage Industry PDF
Adam Goldstein and Neil Fligstein
Working Paper No. 211-10
April 2, 2010

California, Pivot of the Great Recession PDF
Ashok Bardhan and Richard A. Walker
Working Paper No. 203-10
March 31, 2010

Employee Replacement Costs PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Eric Freeman, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 201-10
March 4, 2010

Commitment is a Two-Way Street: Toyota, California and NUMMI PDF
Harley Shaiken
Working Paper No. 202-10
March 3, 2010

The Anatomy of the Mortgage Securitization Crisis PDF
Neil Fligstein and Adam Goldstein
Working Paper No. 200-10
February 23, 2010

Can Joe the Plumber Support Redistribution? Law, Social Preferences, and Sustainable Policy Design PDF
Gillian Lester
Working Paper No. 210-10
February 22, 2010

Where are all the Immigrant Organizations? Reassessing the Scope of Civil Society for Immigrant Communities PDF
Shannon Gleeson and Irene Bloemraad
Working Paper No. 199-10
February 16, 2010

Earnings Determination and Taxes: Evidence from a Cohort-Based Payroll Tax Reform in Greece PDF
Emmanuel Saez, Manos Matsaganis, and Panos Tsakloglou
Working Paper No. 209-10
February 2, 2010

U.S. Health Care and Real Health in Comparative Perspective: Lessons from Abroad PDF
Harold L. Wilensky
Working Paper No. 197-10
February 1, 2010

Optimal Minimum Wage Policy in Competitive Labor Markets PDF
David Lee and Emannuel Saez
Working Paper No. 208-10
January 29, 2010

U.S. Navy Promotion and Retention by Race and Sex PDF
Amos Golan, William Greene, and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 198-10
January 5, 2010

Toward a General Theory of Strategic Action Fields PDF
Neil Fligstein and Doug McAdam
Working Paper No. 207-10
January 3, 2010

 

PAPERS FROM 2009

International Migration, Sex Ratios, and the Socioeconomic Outcomes of Non-migrant Mexican Women PDF
Steven Raphael
Working Paper No. 206-09
November 1, 2009

Stereotype Threat in Organizations: An Examination of its Scope, Triggers, and Possible Interventions PDF
Laura J. Kray, Aiwa Shirako
Working Paper No. 195-09
October 5, 2009

"Beyond the Plant Gates": Postwar Labor and the Organizational Substructure of Liberalism PDF
Margaret Weir
Working Paper No. 194-09
October 5, 2009

The Changing Structure of Employment in Contemporary China PDF
Peter Evans, Sarah Stavetieg
Working Paper No. 190-09
October 2, 2009

Strategic Alliances in the Japanese Economy: Types, Critiques, Embeddedness, and Change PDF
James R. Lincoln
Working Paper No. 189-09
September 24, 2009

Whither the Keiretsu, Japan's Business Networks? How Were They Structured? What Did They Do? Why Are They Gone? PDF
James R. Lincoln, Masahiro Shimotani
Working Paper No. 188-09
September 24, 2009

Choice of Law and Employee Restrictive Covenants PDF
Gillian Lester, Elizabeth Ryan
Working Paper No. 187-09
September 23, 2009

Sustainability of Engineers' High Performance PDF
Yoshifumi Nakata, Satoru Miyazaki
Working Paper No. 193-09
September 14, 2009

Does Customer Auditing Help Chinese Workers? PDF
Guojun He, Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 185-09
September 13, 2009

The Impact of Living Wage Laws on Urban Economic Development Patterns and the Local Business Climate: Evidence from California Cities PDF
William T. Lester
Working Paper No. 184-09
September 10, 2009

Income and Wealth Concentration in Spain from a Historical and Fiscal Perspective PDF
Facundo Alvaredo and Emmanuel Saez
Working Paper No. 205-09
September 4, 2009

Striking it Richer: The Evolution of Top Incomes in the United States (Update with 2007 estimates) PDF
Emmanuel Saez
Working Paper No. 196-09
August 5, 2009

The Aging Workforce and Paid Time Off PDF
Gillian Lester
Working Paper No. 186-09
July 8, 2009

Spatial Heterogeneity and Minimum Wages: Employment Estimates for Teens Using Cross-State Commuting Zones PDF
Sylvia Allegretto, Arindrajit Dube, Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 181-09
June 25, 2009

Avoiding the Consequences of Repeated Misconduct: Stigma’s Licence and Stigma's Transferability PDF
Celia Moore, H. Colleen Stuart, Jo-Ellen Pozner
Working Paper No. 180-09
July 6, 2009 (Updated 1/14/10)

The Impact of Information Technology on Scientists’ Productivity, Quality and Collaboration Patterns PDF
Waverly W. Ding, Sharon G. Levin, Paula E. Stephan, Ann E. Winkler
Working Paper No. 183-09
July 1, 2009

Status Disagreement: Consequences for Group Performance and Group Member Behavior PDF
Gavin Kilduff, Cameron Anderson
Working Paper No. 179-09
April 29, 2009

The Local in the Global: Rethinking Social Movements in the New Millennium PDF
Kim Voss, Michelle Williams
Working Paper No. 177-09
April 20, 2009

The Impact of Rising Food Prices on Household Welfare in India PDF
Alain de Janvry, Eliisabeth Sadoulet
Working Paper No. 192-09
March 1, 2009

Racial Bias in the Manager-Employee Relationship: An Analysis of Quits, Dismissals, and Promotions at a Large Retail Firm PDF
Laura Giuliano, David I. Levine, Jonathan Leonard
Working Paper No. 178-09
March 1, 2009

The Effect of Industrialization on Children’s Education – The Experience of Mexico PDF
Anne Le Brun, Susan Helper, David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 175-09
January 5, 2009

Commercial Science: A New Arena for Gender Differences in Scientific Careers? PDF
Waverly W. Ding, Fiona Murray, Toby E. Stuart
Working Paper No. 182-09
January 3, 2009

Long-Run Impacts of Unions on Firms: New Evidence from Financial Markets, 1961-1999 PDF
David S. Lee, Alexandre Mas
Working Paper No. 176-09
January 2, 2009

 

PAPERS FROM 2008

The Public Turn: From Labor Process to Labor Movement PDF
Michael Burawoy
Working Paper No. 191-09
November 2, 2008

Comparative Corporate Governance: Findings from a Workshop, March 14-15, 2008 PDF
Mark Huberty, Akasemi Newsome, Alex Street, and J. Nicholas Ziegler
Working Paper No. 173-08
October 8, 2008

Does Outsourcing Reduce Wages in the Low Wage Service Occupations? Evidence from Janitors and Guards PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Ethan Kaplan
Working Paper No. 171-08
August 21, 2008

Quality Management and Job Quality: How the ISO 9001 Standard for Quality Management Systems Affects Employees and Employers PDF
David I. Levine, Michael W. Toffel
Working Paper No. 172-08
August 18, 2008

Divergent Paths or Stepping Stones: A Comparison of Scientists' Advising and Founding Activities PDF
Waverly Ding and Emily Choi
Working Paper No. 204-08
August 1, 2008

Should Australia Copy U.S. Employee Relations Practices? PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 170-08
July 7, 2008

The "Rules" of Brainstorming: An Impediment to Creativity? PDF
Matthew Feinberg, Charlan Nemeth
Working Paper No. 167-08
July 7, 2008

Changing Traditions in Industrial Relations Research PDF
Keith Whitfield, George Strauss
Working Paper No. 160-08
July 7, 2008

Surviving a Changing and Often Hostile Environment: The Berkeley Institute of Industrial Relations PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 168-08
May 4, 2008

Semiconductor Capabilities in the U.S. and Industrializing Asia PDF
Clair Brown and Greg Linden
Working Paper No. 165-08
March 5, 2008

At the Nexus of Social Policy and Capital Markets: Pension Reform and Enterprise Governance in Germany PDF
J. Nicholas Ziegler
Working Paper No. 174-08
March 1, 2008

Reputation, Risk, and Race: Exploring Racial and Ethnic Difference in Personal Contact Use and Receipt of Proactive Assistance
Sandra Susan Smith
Working Paper No. 164-08
February 25, 2008

Alfred Chandler and the Sociology of Organizations PDF
Neil Fligstein
Working Paper No. 161-08
February 25, 2008


 

PAPERS FROM 2007

Why do Dominant Personalities Attain Influence in Groups? A Competence-Signaling Account of Trait Dominance
Cameron Anderson and Gavin Kilduff
Working Paper No. 159-07
December 13, 2007

The Turn to Public Sociology: The Case of U.S. Labor Studies PDF
Michael Burawoy
Working Paper No. 160-07
December 4, 2007

Is There a Shortage of Engineering Talent in the U.S.? PDF
Clair Brown and Greg Linden
Working Paper No. 163-07
June 1, 2008 NEW VERSION! (Originally published December 1, 2007)

Who are the Europeans and how does this matter for politics? PDF
Neil Fligstein
Working Paper No. 162-07
December 1, 2007

Firm Entry and Wages: Impact of Wal-Mart Growth on Earnings Throughout the Retail Sector PDF
Arindrajit Dube, T. William Lester, and Barry Eidlin
Working Paper No. 126-05
August 6, 2007

From Motherhood Penalties to Fatherhood Premia: The New Challenge for Family PolicyPDF
Trond Petersen, Andrew Penner, and Geir Hogsnes
Working Paper No. 154-07
July 17, 2007

The Economic Impacts of a Citywide Minimum Wage PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Suresh Naidu, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 111-05
June 29, 2007

The Motherhood Wage Penalty: Sorting Versus Differential Pay PDF
Trond Petersen, Andrew Penner, and Geir Hogsnes
Working Paper No. 156-07
June 1, 2007

Structure at Work: The Division of Labor in U.S. Wineries PDF
Heather A. Havemen, Anand Swaminathan, and Eric B. Johnson
Working Paper No. 152-07
May 22, 2007

The Knowledge-Led Accumulation Regime: A Theory of Contemporary Capitalism PDF
Hyungkee Kim
Working Paper No. 158-07
May 11, 2007

Information-Theoretic Deconvolution Approximation of Treatment Effect Distribution PDF
Ximing Wu and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 149-07
May 9, 2007

Create Idea Generation: Harmony versus Stimulation PDF
Charlan Jeanne Nemeth and Margaret Ormiston
Working Paper No. 148-07
May 9, 2007

Shareholder Value and the Transformation of American Industries, 1984-2001 PDF
Neil Fligstein and Taek-Jin Shin
Working Paper No. 146-07
May 9, 2007

The Origins of Reputation: Behavior, Visibility, and Personality PDF
Cameron Anderson and Aiwa Shirako
Working Paper No. 153-07
March 9, 2007

Semiconductor Engineers in a Global Economy PDF
Clair Brown and Greg Linden
Working Paper No. 143-07
January 25, 2007

Information-Theoretic Deconvolution Approximation of Treatment Effect Distribution PDF Ximing Wu and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 142-07
January 25, 2007

Down But Not Out: The Recovery of a Downsized Labor Movement in Argentina (2002-2006) PDF
Sebastian Etchemendy and Ruth Berins Collier
Working Paper No. 141-07
January 25, 2007

Emotion in Organizations: A Review in Stages PDF
Hillary Anger Elfenbein
Working Paper No. 144-07
January 19, 2007

The Influence of Early-Life Events on Human Capital, Health Status, and Labor Market Outcomes Over the Life Course PDF
Rucker C. Johnson and Robert F. Schoeni
Working Paper No. 140-07
January 2, 2007

 

PAPERS FROM 2006

Diversity, Discrimination, and Performance PDF
Jonathan Leonard and David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 147-07
November 1, 2006

The Male Marital Wage Premium: Sorting Versus Differential Pay PDF
Trond Petersen, Andrew Penner, and Geir Hogsnes
Working Paper No. 155-07
October 24, 2006

Manager Race and the Race of New Hires PDF
Laura Giuliano, David I. Levine, and Jonathan Leonard
Working Paper No. 150-07
September 1, 2006

Are Female Workers Less Productive Than Male Workers? PDF
Trond Petersen, Vermund Snartland, and Eva M. Meyersson Milgrom
Working Paper No. 139-06
August 9, 2006

The Sociology of Markets PDF
Neil Fligstein and Luke Dauter
Working Paper No. 145-07
August 1, 2006

Do Race, Age, and Gender Differences Affect Manager-Employee Relations? An Analysis of Quits, Dismissals, and Promotions at a Large Retail Firm PDF
Laura Giuliano, David I. Levine, and Jonathan Leonard
Working Paper No. 151-07
July 1, 2006

Getting the Offer: Sex Discrimation in Hiring PDF
Trond Petersen and Thea Togstad
Working Paper No. 138-06
June 23, 2006

The Economic Impacts of a Citywide Minimum Wage PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Suresh Naidu, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 111-05
May 18, 2006

The Politics of an Experimental Society: Creating Labor Market Flexibility in Europe PDF
Tobias Schulze-Cleven
Working Paper No. 136-06
May 11, 2006

The Authoritarian Foundations of Civic Culture: Spain and Italy in Comparative Perspective PDF
Dylan Riley and Juan J. Fernandez
Working Paper No. 135-06
April 1, 2006

Career-Hopping: Learning and Turnover in an Imperfect Labor Market PDF
Marko Tervio
Working Paper No. 134-06
March 18, 2006

The Effects of New Work Practices on Workers PDF
Michael J. Handel and David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 131-06
March 13, 2006

 

PAPERS FROM 2005

Career Paths and Job Ladders under Economic Turbulence PDF
Clair Brown
Working Paper No. 137-06
December 1, 2005

Firm Heterogeneity in Capital labor Ratios and Wage Inequality PDF
Marco Leonardi
Working Paper No. 129-05
October 30, 2005

Impact of Wal-Mart Growth on Earnings throughout the Retail Sector PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Barry Eidlin, and Bill Lester
Working Paper No. 126-05
October 28, 2005

Growth, Industrialization, and the Intergenerational Correlation of Advantage PDF
Tables
David I. Levine and Jon R. Jellema
Working Paper No. 125-05
October 6, 2005

How Will An Increase From $6.75 to $7.75 in the California Minimum Wage Impact the California Economy? PDF
Amy Vassalotti
Working Paper No. 124-05
August 2005

The Economic Impacts of a Citywide Minimum Wage PDF
Arindrajit Dube, Suresh Naidu, and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 111-05
May 18, 2006

Shifting Interest Regimes of the Working Classes in Latin America PDF
Ruth Berins Collier and Samuel P. Handlin
Working Paper No. 122-05
August 2005

Examining the Impact of Welfare Reform, Labor Market Conditions, and the Earned Income Tax Credit on the Employment of Black and White Single MothersPDF
Tables
Mary C. Noonan, Sandra S. Smith, and Mary E. Corcoran
Working Paper No. 123-05
August 2005

The State Health Insurance Program and Job Mobility: Identifying Job Lock among Working Parents in Near-Poor Households PDF
Cynthia Bansak and Steven Raphael
Working Paper No. 128-05
May 1, 2005

Promising Futures: Workforce Development and Upward Mobility in Information Technology
Karen Chapple
Working Paper No. 121-05
May 2005

Offshoring in the Semiconductor Industry: Historical Perspectives PDF
Clair Brown and Greg Linden
Working Paper No. 120-05
May 2005

Overworked and Overpaid: The Costs of Learning by Doing PDF
Marko Tervio
Working Paper No. 119-05
April 2005

The Acceptability of Layoffs and Pay Cuts: Comparing North America with Germany PDF
Knut Gerlach, David I. Levine, Gesine Stephan, and Olaf Struck
Working Paper No. 130-05
March 1, 2005

Law and Corporate Governance PDF
Neil Fligstein and Jennifer Choo
Working Paper No. 114-05
March 2005

GMM Estimation of a Maximum Distribution With Interval Data PDF
Ximing Wu and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 112-05
March 2005

Friction and the Multiplicity of Equilibria PDF
Larry Karp
Working Paper No. 133-06
February 8, 2005

China's Income Distribution, 1985-2001 PDF
Ximing Wu and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 117-05
February 2005

Shareholder Value and Changes in American Industries, 1984-2000 PDF
Neil Fligstein and Taek-Jin Shin
Working Paper No. 115-05
February 2005

Wage Moderation and Rising Unemployment PDF
Lloyd Ulman, Knut Gerlach, and Paola Giuliano
Larry Karp
Working Paper No. 110-05
January 2005

Non-Constant Discounting in Continuous Time
Larry Karp
January 11, 2005

 

PAPERS FROM 2004

Getting Hired: Race and Sex Differences PDF
Trond Petersen, Ishak Saporta, and Marc-David L. Seidel
Working Paper No. 105-04
August 2004

Getting the Offer: Sex Discrimination in Hiring PDF
Trond Petersen and Thea Togstad
Working Paper No. 104-04
August 2004

The End of (Shareholder Value) Ideology? PDF
Neil Fligstein
Working Paper No. 116-05
August 1, 2004

Property Rights, Mobile Capital, and Comparative Advantage PDF
Larry Karp
Working Paper No. 118-05
June 7, 2004

Durkheim and Organizational Culture PDF
James R. Lincoln and Didier Guillot
Working Paper No. 108-04
June 1, 2004

Influence and Persuasion in Small Groups PDF
Charlan Nemeth and Jack Goncalo
Working Paper No. 102-04
April 2004

Training the Next Generation of Teachers: A Preliminary Survey of California’s Higher Education Programs PDF
Marcy Whitebook, Dan Bellm, Erika Cruz, Michelle Munn, Joon Yong Jo, Mirella Almaraz, and Yuna Lee
Working Paper No. 101-04
April 2004

The Power of Unofficial Expectations: Shareholder Value Management Strategies and Long Work Hours in California PDF
Neil Fligstein and Ofer Sharone
Working Paper No. 113-05
February 1, 2004

Government Policy Effects on Urban and Rural Income Inequality PDF
Xuming Wu, Jeffrey M. Perloff, and Amos Golan
Working Paper No. 107-04
February 2004

China's Income Distribution Over Time: Reasons for Rising Inequality PDF
Ximing Wu and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 106-04
February 2004

 

PAPERS FROM 2003

Mediocrity in Talent Markets PDF
Marko Tervio
Working Paper No. 100
November 2003

Raising Low Pay in a High Income Economy: The Economics of a San Francisco Minimum Wage PDF
Michael Reich and Amy Laitenen
Working Paper No. 99
November 2003

Living Wage Policies at San Francisco Airport: Impacts on Workers and Businesses PDF
Michael Reich, Peter Hall, and Ken Jacobs
Working Paper No. 98
November 2003

Firm Volatility and Stock Option Incidence PDF
Benjamin A. Campbell
Working Paper No. 96
June 2003

Local Labor Market Conditions and Stock Options Incidence: A Study of the Information Technology Sector PDF
Benjamin A. Campbell
Working Paper No. 95
June 2003

The Semiconductor Industry’s Role in the Net World Order PDF
Greg Linden, Clair Brown, and Melissa M. Appleyard
Working Paper No. 94
June 2003

Why Lead Labor? Projects and Pathways in California Unions, 1984-2001 PDF
Marshall Ganz, Kim Voss, and George Strauss Working Paper No. 93
June 2003

Dyad and Network: Models of Manufacturer-Supplier Collaboration in the Japanese TV Manufacturing Industry PDF
James R. Lincoln and Didier Guillot
Working Paper No. 109
June 1, 2003

The Advantage of Employing Workers With Short Time Perspectives PDF
Thomas Burkle
Working Paper No. 97
June 2003

An essay on collective bargaining and unemployment in Germany PDF
Lloyd Ulman and Knut Gerlach
Working Paper No. 92
May 2003

Creative Collaborations from Afar: The Benefits of Independent Authors PDF
Charlan Nemeth and Jack Goncalo
Working Paper No. 103
April 29, 2003

The liberating role of conflict in group creativity: A cross cultural study PDF
Charlan Jeanne Nemeth, Marie Personnaz, Bernard Personnaz, and Jack A. Goncalo
Working Paper No. 90
April 2003

The shareholder value society: A review of the changes in working conditions and inequality in the U.S., 1976-2000 PDF
Neil Fligstein and Taek-Jin Shin
Working Paper No. 88
March 2003

Diversity, discrimination, and performance PDF
Jonathan S. and Leonard and David I. Levine
Working Paper NO. 91
January 10, 2003

 

PAPERS FROM 2002

Effects of Government Policies on Income Distribution and Welfare PDF
Ximing Wu, Jeffrey M. Perloff, and Amos Golan
Working Paper No. 86
February 2002

 

PAPERS FROM 2001

Collinearity in Linear Structural Models of Market Power PDF
Jeffrey M. Perloff and Edward Z. Shen
Working Paper No. 83
December 2001

The Passage of State Fair Employment Legislation, 1945-1964:
An Event-History Analysis with Time-Varying and Time-Constant Covariates
PDF
Anthony S. Chen
Working Paper No. 79
November 2001

Price Dispersion on the Internet: Good Firms and Bad Firms PDF
Kathy Baylis and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 82
September 2001

Return-to-Work in California: Listening to Stakeholders' Voices PDF
Juliann Sum and John Frank
Working Paper No. 80
July 2001

Welfare Effects of Minimum Wage and Other Government Policies PDF
Amos Golan, Jeffrey M. Perloff, and Ximing Wu
Working Paper No. 85
February 2001

 

PAPERS FROM 2000

Are Measured School Effects Just Sorting?
Identifying Causality in the National Education Longitudinal Survey
PDF
David I. Levine, Gary Painter
Working Paper No. 78
November 2000

The Changing Status of Daughters in Indonesia PDF
Michael Kevane, David Levine
Working Paper No. 77
November 2000

Minimum Wage Laws Lower Some Agricultural Wages PDF
Enrico Moretti and Jeffrey M. Perloff
November 1, 2000

Keiretsu, governance, and learning: Case studies in change from the Japanese automotive industry
Christina L. Ahmadjian and James R. Lincoln
Working Paper No. 76
May 2000

Shukko (Employee Transfers) and Tacit Knowledge Exchange in Japanese Supply Networks: The Electronics Industry Case PDF
James R. Lincoln, and Christina Ahmadjian
Working Paper No. 75
May 2000

The Costs of Teenage Out-of-Wedlock Childbearing: Analysis with a Within-School Propensity Score Matching Estimator PDF
David I. Levine and Gary Painter
Working Paper No. 74
June 2000

 

PAPERS FROM 1999

Daddies, Devotion, & Dollars: How Do They Matter for Youth? PDF
Gary Painter and David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 73
November 1999

Choosing the Right Parents: Changes in the Intergenerational Transmission of Inequality Between the 1970s and the early 1990s PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 72
November 1999

Employee Involvement and Pay at U.S. and Canadian Auto Suppliers
Susan Helper, David I. Levine, and Elliot Bendoly PDF
Working Paper No. 71
November 1999

Changes in the Employment Contract? Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment PDF
Gary Chaness and David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 70
November 1999

Family Structure and Youths' Outcomes: Which Correlations are Causal? PDF
Gary Painter and David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 69
September 1999

 

PAPERS FROM 1998

Migration and politics: Explaining variation among rich democracies in recent nativist protest PDF
Harold L. Wilensky
Working Paper No. 87
July 1998

Estimating a Mixed Strategy: United and American Airlines PDF
Amos Golan, Larry S. Karp, and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 81
June 1998

Training and Pensions: Substitutes or Complements? PDF
Teresa Ghilarducci and Michael Reich
Working Paper No. 68
April 1998

Changes in Managerial Pay Structures 1986-1992 and Rising Returns to Skill PDF
K.C. O'Shaughnessy, David I. Levine and Peter Cappelli
Working Paper No. 67
February 1998

The NELS Curve: Replicating The Bell Curve Analyses with the National Education Longitudinal Survey PDF
David I. Levine and Gary Painter
Working Paper No. 66
February 1998

 

PAPERS FROM 1997

Reinventing Disability Policy PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 65
June 1997

 

PAPERS FROM 1995

Immigration, Trade and Austrian Unemployment PDF
Josef Zweimuller and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer
Working Paper No.63
December 1995

Labor and Democratization: Comparing the First and Third Waves in Europe and Latin America PDF
Ruth Berins Collier and James Mahoney
Working Paper No. 62
May 1995

Social Justice and Social Movements PDF
Tom R. Tyler and Heather J. Smith
Working Paper No. 61
March 1995

 

PAPERS FROM 1994

Systems Transformation and Labor Market Structure: The Case of East Germany PDF
Holle Grunert and Brukart Lutz
Working Paper No. 60
April 1994

Union Growth, Recruitment Strategy and Women Workers PDF
Louise Thornthwaite
Working Paper No. 59
March 1994

Individual, Collective, and Systems Rationality In Work Groups: Dilemmas and Solutions PDF
Trond Petersen
Working Paper No. 58
January 1994

 

PAPERS FROM 1993

A Minimalist Organization Functioning In A Turbulent Environment PDF
Bruce Kieler and Thomas G. Rundall
Working Paper No. 57
October 1993

Organizational Structural Changes In Danish Local Government PDF
Karina Sehested
Working Paper No. 56
August 1993

Regimes and Wage Dispersion Bargaining PDF
Erling Barth and Josef Zweimuller
Working Paper No. 55
June 1993

Gender Wage Differentials in Private and Public Sector Jobs PDF
Josef Zweimuller and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer
Working Paper No. 54
June 1993

Staffing Patterns and Hospital Efficiency PDF
Joan R. Bloom, Jeffrey A. Alexander, and Beverly A. Nuchols
Working Paper No. 53
April 1993

Organizational Demography and Turnover: An Examination of Multiform and Non-Linear Heterogeneity PDF
Jeffrey Alexander, Beverly A. Nuchols, Joan R. Bloom, and Shoou-Yih D. Lee
Working Paper No. 52
April 1993

 

PAPERS FROM 1992

Partial Retirement and The Earnings Test PDF
Josef Zweimuller
Working Paper No. 51
November 1992

The Impact of Labor Disputes On The Fabric of French Society From 1950 To The Mid-80's PDF
Monique Borrel
Working Paper No. 50
October 1992

The Causes of Strikes In Argentina, 1984-1991 PDF
James W. McGuire
Working Paper No. 49
October 1992

What Do Australian Unions Do? PDF
Paul Miller and Charles Mulvey
Working Paper No. 48
August 1992

Bargaining Structure, Wage Determination, and Wage Dispersion In 6 OECD-Countries PDF
Josef Zweimuller and Erling Barth
Working Paper No. 47
August 1992

The Origins of Solidarity: Workers, Intellectuals and the Making of An Oppositional Movement PDF
Jerome Karabel
Working Paper No. 46
August 1992

Becoming a High-Performance Work Organization: The Role Of Security, Employee Involvement, and Training PDF
Clair Brown, Michael Reich, and David Stern
Working Paper No. 45
June 1992

The Case of Cooperative Mixed Duopoly PDF
Berit Tennbakk
Working Paper No. 44
June 1992

Why Do Some Firms Pay More? An Empirical Investigation of Inter-Firm Wage Differentials PDF
Erling Barth
Working Paper No. 43
May 1992

Manpower Training Programs and Employment Stability PDF
Josef Zweimuller and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer
Working Paper No. 41
May 1992

Distributional Principles In Health Care PDF
Berit Bringedal
Working Paper No. 40
May 1992

Labor Market Institutions and The Industry Wage Distribution: Evidence From Austria, Norway, and The U.S. PDF
Erling Barth
Working Paper No. 39
May 1992

Public Or Private Pensions? Pensions and Pension Politics In The Nordic Countries PDF
Einar Overbye
Working Paper No. 38
May 1992

Why Should Human Resources Managers Pay High Wages? PDF
Lloyd Ulman
Working Paper No. 37
February 1992

 

PAPERS FROM 1991

Disagreement Points In Wage Bargaining PDF
Erling Barth
Working Paper No. 36
December 1991

HRM In The USA PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 35
August 1991

Present At The Beginning: Some Personal Notes On OB's Early Days and Later PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 34
August 1991

The Great American Job Creation Machine In Comparative Perspective PDF
Harold L. Wilensky
Working Paper No. 33
August 1991

A Comparison of The CPS and NAWS Surveys of Agricultural Workers PDF
Susan M. Gabbard, Richard Mines, and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Working Paper No. 32
June 1991

Agricultural Industrial Relations Bibliography PDF
Cheryl L. Brown, Grace Dote, Christopher M. Edmonds, Jeffrey M. Perloff, Howard R. Rosenberg, and Nanyan Xiong
Working Paper No. 31
June 1991

Union Democracy PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 30
May 1991

Union Membership Attitudes and Participation PDF
Daniel G. Gallagher and George Strauss
Working Paper No. 29
May 1991

Creeping Toward A Field of Comparative Industrial Relations PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 28
May 1991

Public Policy Implications of Imperfections in The Market For Worker Participation PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 27
April 1991

You Get What You Pay For: Tests of Efficiency Wage Theories In The United States and Japan PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 26
April 1991

The Nation-State, Social Policy, and Economic Performance PDF
Harold L. Wilensky
Working Paper No. 25
March 1991

Worth Waiting For? Delayed Compensation, Training and Turnover in The United States and Japan PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 24
April 1991

Nursing Turnover and Hospital Efficiency: An Organization Level Analysis PDF
Joan R. Bloom, Jeffrey A. Alexander, and Beverly A. Nuchols
Working Paper No. 23
February 1991

The Effect of The Social Organization of Work On Voluntary Turnover of Hospital Nurses In The United States PDF
Joan R. Bloom, Jeffrey A. Alexander, and Beverly A. Nuchols
Working Paper No. 22
February 1991

 

PAPERS FROM 1990

Active Labor-Market Policy: Its Content, Effectiveness, And Odd Relation To Evaluation Research PDF
Harold L. Wilensky
Working Paper No. 21
May 1990

The Revolt of The Intellectuals: The Origins of The Prague
Spring and The Politics of Reform Communism
PDF
Jerome Karabel
Working Paper No. 20
May 1990

Worker Representation-An Informal Overview PDF
Lloyd Ulman
Working Paper No. 19
April 1990

 

PAPERS FROM 1989

Unemployment and Underemployment In Historical Perspective: Introduction PDF
Barry Eichengreen
Working Paper No. 18
November 1989

The Impact of Unions In The 1890s: The Case of The New Hampshire Shoe Industry PDF
Steven Maddox and Barry Eichengreen
Working Paper No. 17
March 1989

Disposition Is Not Action: The Rise and Demise of The Knights of Labor January 1989 PDF
Kim Voss
Working Paper No. 16
January 1989

Labor Market Analysis and Concerted Behavior PDF
Lloyd Ulman
Working Paper No. 15
January 1989

Cohesiveness, Productivity, and Wage Dispersion PDF
David I. Levine
Working Paper No. 14
January 1989

 

PAPERS FROM 1988

Unemployment In Inter-War Britain PDF
Barry Eichengreen
Working Paper No. 13
November 1988

Interwar Unemployment In International Perspective PDF
Barry Eichengreen and Tim Hatton
Working Paper No. 12
April 1988

 

PAPERS FROM 1987

Work, Family, and Organizations: An Untapped Research Triangle PDF
Sheldon Zedeck
Working Paper No. 10
October 1987

Juvenile Unemployment In 20th Century Britain: The Emergence of A Problem PDF
Barry Eichengreen
Working Paper No. 9
October 1987

Unemployment In Interwar Britain: Dole Or Doldrums? PDF
Barry Eichengreen
Working Paper No. 8
October 1987

The Career Dynamics of Self-Employment PDF
Glenn Carroll and Elaine M. Mosakowski
Working Paper No. 7
May 1987

Employment Variation and Wage Rigidity: A Comparison of Union and Non-Union Plants PDF
Jonathan S. Leonard
Working Paper No. 6
April 1987

On The Size Distribution of Employment and Establishments PDF
Jonathan S. Leonard
Working Paper No. 5
April 1987

Technological Change and The Extent of Frictional and Structural Unemployment PDF
Jonathan S. Leonard
Working Paper No. 4
April 1987

The Future of Human Resources Management PDF
George Strauss
Working Paper No. 3
April 1987

Worker's Participation In The United States PDF
George Strauss and Tove Hammer
Working Paper No. 2
March 1987

Who Wanted Collective Bargaining In The First Place PDF
Lloyd Ulman
Working Paper No. 1
March 1987