Department of Economics
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75 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1248
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliations: Rutgers University and IZA, CEPR, DIW-Berlin
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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|July 2019||Is Employment Polarization Informative About Wage Inequality and Is Employment Really Polarizing?|
with Ryan Nunn: w26064
|June 2017||How Restricted is the Job Mobility of Skilled Temporary Work Visa Holders?|
Published: Jennifer Hunt & Bin Xie, 2019. "How Restricted is the Job Mobility of Skilled Temporary Work Visa Holders?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, vol 38(1), pages 41-64. citation courtesy of
|May 2017||The Labor Market Effects of Refugee Waves: Reconciling Conflicting Results|
with Michael A. Clemens: w23433
Published: Michael A. Clemens & Jennifer Hunt, 2019. "The Labor Market Effects of Refugee Waves: Reconciling Conflicting Results," ILR Review, vol 72(4), pages 818-857.
|January 2013||Are Immigrants the Best and Brightest U.S. Engineers?|
Published: Are Immigrants the Most Skilled US Computer and Engineering Workers? Jennifer Hunt Journal of Labor Economics 2015 33:S1, S39-S77
|October 2012||Are Immigrants the Most Skilled U.S. Computer and Engineering Workers?|
in US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy, Sarah Turner and William Kerr, organizers
|May 2012||The Impact of Immigration on the Educational Attainment of Natives|
Published: Jennifer Hunt, 2017. "The Impact of Immigration on the Educational Attainment of Natives," Journal of Human Resources, vol 52(4), pages 1060-1118. citation courtesy of
|March 2012||Why Don't Women Patent?|
with Jean-Philippe Garant, Hannah Herman, David J. Munroe: w17888
Published: Why are women underrepresented amongst patentees? Original Research Article Research Policy, Volume 42, Issue 4, May 2013, Pages 831-843 Jennifer Hunt, Jean-Philippe Garant, Hannah Herman, David J. Munroe
|June 2011||What Explains the German Labor Market Miracle in the Great Recession?|
with Michael C. Burda: w17187
Published: Michael C. Burda & Jennifer Hunt, 2011. "What Explains the German Labor Market Miracle in the Great Recession," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 42(1 (Spring), pages 273-335. citation courtesy of
|March 2010||Why Do Women Leave Science and Engineering?|
Published: J. Hunt, 2016. "Why do Women Leave Science and Engineering?," ILR Review, vol 69(1), pages 199-226. citation courtesy of
|April 2009||Which Immigrants Are Most Innovative and Entrepreneurial? Distinctions by Entry Visa|
Published: Jennifer Hunt, 2011. "Which Immigrants Are Most Innovative and Entrepreneurial? Distinctions by Entry Visa," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 29(3), pages 417 - 457. citation courtesy of
|September 2008||How Much Does Immigration Boost Innovation?|
with Marjolaine Gauthier-Loiselle: w14312
Published: Jennifer Hunt & Marjolaine Gauthier-Loiselle, 2010.
"How Much Does Immigration Boost Innovation?,"
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics,
American Economic Association, vol. 2(2), pages 31-56, April.
citation courtesy of
|April 2007||Bribery in Health Care in Peru and Uganda|
|August 2006||How Corruption Hits People When They Are Down|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer, 2007. "How corruption hits people when they are down," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 84(2), pages 574-589, November. citation courtesy of
|September 2005||Bribery: Who Pays, Who Refuses, What Are the Payoffs?|
with Sonia Laszlo: w11635
|Why Are Some Public Officials more Corrupt Than Others?|
Published: Rose-Ackerman, Susan (ed.) International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2006.
|July 2004||Are Migrants More Skilled than Non-Migrants? Repeat, Return and Same-Employer Migrants|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer. "Are Migrants More Skilled Non-Migrants? Repeat, Return, And Same-Employer Migrants," Canadian Journal of Economics, 2004, v37(4,Nov), 830-849. citation courtesy of
|May 2004||Trust and Bribery: The Role of the Quid Pro Quo and the Link with Crime|
|April 2003||Teen Births Keep American Crime High|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer. “Do Teen Births Keep American Crime High?” Journal of Law and Economics (October 2006).
|February 2000||Why Do People Still Live in East Germany?|
|May 1999||Determinants of Non-employment and Unemployment Durations in East Germany|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer. "Convergence And Determinants Of Non-Employment Durations In Eastern And Western Germany," Journal of Population Economics, 2004, v17(2,Jun), 249-266.
|January 1999||Post-Unification Wage Growth in East Germany|
- Hunt, Jennifer. "The Transition In East Germany: When Is A Ten-Point Fall In The Gender Wage Gap Bad News?," Journal of Labor Economics, 2002, v20(1,Jan), 148-169.
- Jennifer Hunt, 2001. "Post-Unification Wage Growth in East Germany," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 83(1), pages 190-195, February. citation courtesy of
|September 1997||The Transition in East Germany: When is a Ten Point Fall in the Gender Wage Gap Bad News?|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer. "The Transition In East Germany: When Is A Ten-Point Fall In The Gender Wage Gap Bad News?," Journal of Labor Economics, 2002, v20(1,Jan), 148-169. citation courtesy of
|August 1996||The Response of Wages and Actual Hours Worked to the Reductions of Standard Hours|
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol.CXIV, Issue 1 (February 1999),pp. 117-148. "Has Work-sharing Worked in Germany?"
|Has Work-Sharing Worked in Germany?|
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, no. 1 (February 1999): 117-148. citation courtesy of
|February 1996||Wage Mobility in the United States|
with Moshe Buchinsky: w5455
Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, (August 1999). citation courtesy of
|August 1994||Firing Costs, Employment Fluctuations and Average Employment: An Examination of Germany|
Published: Hunt, Jennifer. "Firing Costs, Employment Fluctuations And Average Employment: An Examination Of Germany," Economica, 2000, v67(266,May), 177-202. citation courtesy of