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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|May 1995||Do Labor Rents Justify Strategic Trade and Industrial Policy?|
|September 1993||Bilateral Search as an Explanation for Labor Market Segmentation and Other Anomalies|
with Kevin Lang: w4461
|June 1992||Labor Market Segmentation Theory: Reconsidering the Evidence|
with Kevin Lang: w4087
Published: Published as "Labor Market Segmentation and the Union Wage Premium", Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 70, no. 3 (1988): 527-530.
|May 1992||Labor Market Segmentation, Wage Dispersion and Unemployment|
with Kevin Lang: w4073
Published: William Darity Jr., ed. Labor Economics: Problems in Analyzing Labor Markets. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1993.
|July 1991||An Analysis of the Nature of Unemployment in Sri Lanka|
with Kevin Lang: w3777
Published: Dickens, William T. and Kevin Lang. "An Analysis Of The Nature Of Unemployment In Sri Landa," Journal of Development Studies, 1995, v31(4), 620-636.
|September 1990||Assuming The Can Opener: Hedonic Wage Estimates and the Value of Life|
Published: Journal of Forensic Economics, Vol. III, No. 3, pp. 51-60, Fall, 1990.
|March 1990||Does It Matter What We Trade? Trade and Industrial Policies When Labor Markets Don't Clear|
Published: Industrial Relations Research Association Series: Second Annual Meeting, December 28-30, 1989, Atlanta, pp. 527-535, 1990.
|August 1987||A Goodness of Fit Test of Dual Labor Market Theory|
with Kevin Lang: w2350
Published: Published as "A Test of Dual Labor Market Theory", American Economic Review , Vol. 75, no.4 (1985): 792-805.
|Employee Crime, Monitoring, and the Efficiency Wage Hypothesis|
with Lawrence F. Katz, Kevin Lang, Lawrence H. Summers: w2356
- Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 321-357, (Spring 1989).
- "Employee Crime and the Monitoring Puzzle." From Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 331-347, (July 1989).
|June 1987||Inter-Industry Wage Differences and Theories of Wage Determination|
with Lawrence F. Katz: w2271
|1987||Neoclassical and Sociological Perspectives on Segmented Labor Markets|
with Kevin Lang: w2127
Published: Industries, Firms and Jobs: Sociological and Economic Approaches, (ed) G. Farkas and P. England, Plenum Press: New York, 1988.
|September 1986||Interindustry Wage Differences and Industry Characteristics|
with Lawrence F. Katz: w2014
Published: Dickens, William T. and Lawrence F. Katz. "Inter-Industry Wage Differencesand Industry Charachteristics." Unemployment and the Structure of Labor Markets, edited by K. Lang and J. Leonard, pp. 48-89. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1987.
|June 1986||Are Efficiency Wages Efficient?|
with Lawrence F. Katz, Kevin Lang: w1935
Published: Journal of Labor Economic, Vol 7, July 1989
|April 1986||Structural Changes in Unionization: 1973-1981|
with Jonathan S. Leonard: w1882
|Labor Market Segmentation and the Union Wage Premium|
with Kevin Lang: w1883
Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 527-530, August 1988. citation courtesy of
|Crime and Punishment Again: The Economic Approach with a Psychological Twist|
Published: Dickens, William T. "Crime and Punishment Again: The Economic Approach with a Psychological Twist," Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 30, (1986), pp. 97-107.
|March 1986||Wages, Employment and the Threat of Collective Action by Workers|
|August 1985||The Impact of the Runaway Office on Union Certification Elections in Clerical Units|
with Beatrice J. Freiberg: w1693
Published: Frieberg, Beatrice J. and William T. Dickens. "The Impact of the Runaway Office on Union Certification Elections in Clerical Units," Industrial Relations Research Association Papers and Proceedings, 1987, pp. 29-40.
|July 1985||Testing Dual Labor Market Theory: A Reconsideration of the Evidence|
with Kevin Lang: w1670
Published: Dickens, William T. and Kevin Lang. "A Test Of Dual Labor Market Theory," American Economic Review, 1985, v75(4), 792-805.
|Bargaining Unit, Union, Industry, and Locational Correlates of Union Support in Certification and Decertification|
with Douglas R. Wholey, James C. Robinson: w1671
Published: Dickens, William T., Douglas R. Wholey adn James C. Robinson. "Bargaining Unit, Unio, Industry, and Locational Correlates of Union Support in Certification and Decertification," Industrial Relations, Fall 1987.
|June 1985||Hours Restrictions and Labor Supply|
with Shelly J. Lundberg: w1638
Published: International Economic Review, "Labor Supply with Hours Restrictions."vol 34, no. 1, Feb 1993, pp 169-192 citation courtesy of
|February 1985||Error Components in Grouped Data: Why It's Never Worth Weighting|
Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, "Error Components in Grouped Data: Is it Ever Worth Weighting?" vol LXII, no. 2, May 1990, p. 328-333
|April 1984||A Test of Dual Labor Market Theory|
with Kevin Lang: w1314
Published: Dickens, William T. and Kevin Lang. "A Test of Dual Labor Market Theory." American Economic Review, Vol. 75, No. 4, (Steptember 1985), pp. 792-805. citation courtesy of
|March 1984||Consistent Estimation Using Data From More Than One Sample|
with Brian A. Ross: t0033
|February 1984||Accounting For The Decline in Union Membership|
with Jonathan S. Leonard: w1275
Published: Dickens, William T. and Jonathan S. Leonard. "Accounting for the Decline in Union Membership: 1950-1980," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol . 38, No. 3, (April 1985), pp. 323-334.
|April 1983||Are Asset Demand Functions Determined by CAPM?|
with Jeffrey A. Frankel: w1113
Published: Frankel, Jeffrey A. "Portfolio Shares as 'Beta-Breakers'" Journal of Portfolio Management, vol. 11, No. 4, (Summer 1985), pp. 18-23.