IRP Discussion Papers - 1979

Notes: Abstracts are plain text. Downloadable papers are in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format.
1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969
1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979
1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989
1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999
2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009
2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016
A synthesis of contour and flexible wage theory
[Full text: 980 KB]
Gottschalk, P.
DP 590-79. 1979. 30 pp.
Family size, personal income tax credits and horizontal equity
[Full text: 764 KB]
Balcer, Y. and Sadka, E.
DP 588-79. 1979. 30 pp.
A Monte Carlo study of alternative approaches for dealing with randomly missing data
[Full text: 1.27 MB]
Wolfe, B. L., Behrman, J. R., and Flesher, J.
DP 587-79. 1979. 38 pp.
Metropolitan professional sexual differentiation: Toward a human ecological theory
[Full text: 1 MB]
Johnson, G. C., Jr.
DP 584-79. 1979. 27 pp.
Changes in farm poverty in Wisconsin
[Full text: 809 KB]
Saupe, W. E., Garland, W. R., and Streeter, D.
DP 583-79. 1979. 24 pp.
The effect of income distribution and redistribution on lifetime saving and bequests
[Full text: 1.98 MB]
Menchik, P. L. and David, M.
DP 582-79. 1979. 67 pp.
Inequality in levels of health in England and Wales, 1891–1971
[Full text: 1.3 MB]
Hollingsworth, J. R.
DP 581-79. 1979. 42 pp.
Improving the use of empirical research as a policy tool: An application to education
[Full text: 2.16 MB]
Summers, A. and Wolfe, B. L.
DP 580-79. 1979. 36 pp.
Parallel preference structures in labor supply and commodity demand: An adaptation of the Gorman Polar form
[Full text: 961 KB]
Dickinson, J. G.
DP 579-79. 1979. 29 pp.
The structural basis for income inequality and economic productivity: A cross-national perspective
[Full text: 2.07 MB]
Hollingsworth, J. R.
DP 578-79. 1979. 62 pp.
Model-free statistical inference with Lorenz curves, income shares, and Gini coefficients
[Full text: 1.32 MB]
Beach, C. M.
DP 577-79. 1979. 44 pp.
Still more on the distribution of net income: Further comment
[Full text: 646 KB]
Smeeding, T. M.
DP 576-79. 1979. 17 pp.
Income testing and social welfare
[Full text: 1.23 MB]
Sadka, E., Garfinkel, I., and Moreland, K.
DP 575-79. 1979. 43 pp.
What makes Sammy run? An empirical assessment of the Bowles-Gintis correspondence theory
[Full text: 1.82 MB]
Olneck, M. R. and Bills, D. B.
DP 574-79. 1979. 50 pp.
Metropolitan professional sexual differentiation, 1970: An ecological profile
[Full text: 914 KB]
Johnson, G. C., Jr.
DP 573-79. 1979. 26 pp.
Crime in urban areas: New evidence and results
[Full text: 612 KB]
Myers, S. L., Jr.
DP 572-79. 1979. 19 pp.
Income maintenance schemes under wage-rate uncertainty
[Full text: 976 KB]
Cowell, F. A.
DP 571-79. 1979. 30 pp.
Direct job creation: Potentials and realities
[Full text: 1.23 MB]
Haveman, R. H.
DP 570-79. 1979. 33 pp.
Valuing government expenditures: The case of medical care transfers and poverty
[Full text: 1.41 MB]
Smeeding, T. and Moon, M.
DP 568-79. 1979. 39 pp.
The effect of work experience on young men's earnings
[Full text: 871 KB]
Plantes, M. K.
DP 567-79. 1979. 26 pp.
The definition of lifetime income
[Full text: 1.22 MB]
Cowell, F. A.
DP 566-79. 1979. 41 pp.
Migrant agricultural labor in Wisconsin: A short history
[Full text: 826 KB]
Slesinger, D. P. and Muirragui, E.
DP 565-79. 1979. 22 pp.
Collecting child support for AFDC mothers: An empirical analysis
[Full text: 1 MB]
MacDonald, M.
DP 564-79. 1979. 30 pp.
Disability policy: The parts and the whole
[Full text: 1.48 MB]
Erlanger, H. S., Roth, W., Walker, A., and Peterson, R.
DP 563-79. 1979. 41 pp.
Disentangling the annuity from the redistributive aspects of Social Security
[Full text: 1.01 MB]
Burkhauser, R. V. and Warlick, J. L.
DP 562-79. 1979. 30 pp.
Energy-related adaptations in low income nonmetropolitan Wisconsin counties: Toward a behavioral approach
[Full text: 1.35 MB]
Tienda, M. and Aborampah, O. M.
DP 560-79. 1979. 42 pp.
A guide to benefit-cost analysis, as seen through a controlled experiment in treating the mentally ill
[Full text: 2.25 MB]
Weisbrod, B. A.
DP 559-79. 1979. 65 pp.
Black mayors and the politics of racial economic advancement
[Full text: 750 KB]
Eisinger, P. K.
DP 558-79. 1979. 21 pp.
Metropolitan black suicide: Recent trends and methodological issues
[Full text: 1.05 MB]
Davis, R.
DP 557-79. 1979. 29 pp.
The impact of negative income tax on participation in electoral politics
[Full text: 788 KB]
Heffernan, J.
DP 556-79. 1979. 34 pp.
Job change behavior in the rural income maintenance experiment
[Full text: 2.43 MB]
Miller, R. E.
DP 555-79. 1979. 77 pp.
Life-cycle welfare costs of Social Security
[Full text: 772 KB]
Burkhauser, R. V. and Turner, J. A.
DP 554-79. 1979. 24 pp.
A study of private pensions in Ontario
[Full text: 2.07 MB]
Balcer, Y. and Sahin, I.
DP 553-79. 1979. 62 pp.
The optimal fiscal treatment of charitable activity
[Full text: 2.08 MB]
Posnett, J.
DP 552-79. 1979. 62 pp.
Supported work: A demonstration of subsidized employment
[Full text: 1.5 MB]
Masters, S. and Maynard, R.
DP 551-79. 1979. 45 pp.
Juvenile court commitment rates: The national picture
[Full text: 757 KB]
Sosin, M.
DP 550-79. 1979. 22 pp.
Single-parent households under alternative transfer and tax systems: Detailed simulations and policy conclusions
[Full text: 1.92 MB]
Watts, H. W., Jakubson, G., and Skidmore, F.
DP 549-79. 1979. 59 pp.
Income distribution in Wisconsin by sources of income and for different accounting periods, economic units, and demographic groups
[Full text: 1.28 MB]
Allweiss, A.
DP 548-79. 1979. 39 pp.
Utilitarian arguments for equality
[Full text: 784 KB]
Page, B. I.
DP 547-79. 1979. 24 pp.
Revealed preferences, functional form, and labor supply
[Full text: 1.67 MB]
Dickinson, J. G.
DP 546-79. 1979. 50 pp.
Are sales taxes progressive?
[Full text: 1.28 MB]
Smeeding, T. M.
DP 545-79. 1979. 35 pp.
Health as an unobservable: A MIMIC model of demand for health care
[Full text: 1.5 MB]
Van de Ven, W. P. M. M. and Van der Gaag, J.
DP 544-79. 1979. 52 pp.
Racial and residential differences in preventive medical care of infants in low-income populations
[Full text: 1.01 MB]
Slesinger, D. P.
DP 543-79. 1979. 32 pp.
Administration and organizational influences on AFDC case decision errors: An empirical analysis
[Full text: 1.67 MB]
Piliavin, I., Masters, S., and Corbett, T.
DP 542-79. 1979. 50 pp.
Assumptions and achievements of manpower programs for offenders: Implications for supported work
[Full text: 1.29 MB]
Piliavin, I. and Gartner, R.
DP 541-79. 1979. 35 pp.
Black in-migration, white flight, and the changing economic base of the central city
[Full text: 1.67 MB]
Frey, W. H.
DP 540-79. 1979. 39 pp.
Impacts of disability and some policy implications
[Full text: 1.6 MB]
Wolfe, B. L.
DP 539-79. 1979. 59 pp.
The urban impacts of the Program for Better Jobs and Income
[Full text: 1.23 MB]
Danziger, S., Haveman, R., Smolensky, E., and Taeuber, K.
DP 538-79. 1979. 39 pp.
The earnings of men and remarriage
[Full text: 726 KB]
Wolf, W. C. and MacDonald, M. M.
DP 537-79. 1979. 19 pp.
The use of attitude surveys in determining tax policy
[Full text: 1.31 MB]
David, M.
DP 535-79. 1979. 44 pp.
Testing cases under Title VII
[Full text: 1.03 MB]
Rothschild, M. and Werden, G. J.
DP 534-79. 1979. 28 pp.
Juvenile court commitments: The role of organizational factors
[Full text: 1.2 MB]
Sosin, M.
DP 533-79. 1979. 33 pp.
The effects of separation of services and income maintenance on AFDC recipients
[Full text: 2.48 MB]
McDonald, T. and Piliavin, I.
DP 528-78. 1979. 73 pp.