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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)

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)

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

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

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)

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)

The Income Gradient and Distribution-Sensitive Measures of Overweight in the U.S. Dean Jolliffe. (2007-27)

What We Know, What We Don’t Know, and What We Need to Know about Welfare Reform. Rebecca M. Blank, University of Michigan. (2007-19)

Methodological Frontiers of Public Finance Field Experiments. Jeffrey R. Kling, The Brookings Institution. (2007-06)

Mixing Qualitative and Quantitative Research in Developmental Science: Uses and Methodological Choices. Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Harvard University; Thomas S. Weisner, University of California, Los Angeles; Ariel Kalil, University of Chicago; Niobe Way, New York University. (2006-45)

An Assessment of the Income and Expenses of America’s Low-Income Families Using Survey Data from the National Survey of America’s Families. Gregory Acs, The Urban Institute, and Austin Nichols, The Urban Institute. (2006-37)

Assessing Expenditures on Children in Low-Income, Ethnically Diverse and Immigrant Families. Julieta Lugo-Gil, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., and Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Harvard University (2006-36)

How Culture Matters for Poverty: Thickening our Understanding Michèle Lamont, Harvard University; Mario Luis Small, Princeton University (2006-10)

The GINI Coefficient and Segregation on a Continuous Variable. Jeongdai Kim, University of Texas at Dallas; Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas.. (2005-02)

Income Poverty and Material Hardship: How Strong is the Association? John Iceland, University of Maryland. Kurt Bauman, U.S. Census Bureau. (2004-17)

What Mean Impacts Miss: Distributional Effects of Welfare Reform Experiments. Marianne P. Bitler, RAND Corporation and IZA. Jonah B. Gelbach, University of Maryland. Hilary W. Hoynes, University of California , Davis and NBER. (2004-03)