Christopher Taber

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

University of Wisconsin - Madison

716 Langdon Street

Madison, WI 53706-1481

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Identification of Models of the Labor Market

Number of pages: 102 Posted: 31 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Eric French and Christopher Taber
Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 218 (178,697)
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Identification, Roy model, discrete choice, selection, treatment effects

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Estimating the Cream Skimming Effect of School Choice

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2021
Joseph G. Altonji, Ching-I Huang and Christopher Taber
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, National Taiwan University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 158 (237,518)

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Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
Helena Skyt Nielsen, Torben Soerensen and Christopher Taber
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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college attendance, educational subsidies, reform, kink regression

Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Helena Skyt Nielsen, Torben Soerensen and Christopher Taber
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 36 (562,808)
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college attendance, educational subsidies, reform, kink regression

Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2021
Helena Skyt Nielsen, Christopher Taber and Torben Soerensen
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Aarhus University
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Layoffs, Lemons, Race and Gender

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Luojia Hu and Christopher Taber
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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asymmetric information, displaced workers, racial and gender wage gap, discrimination, heterogenous human capital

Layoffs, Lemons, Race, and Gender

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2021
Luojia Hu and Christopher Taber
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Changing Pattern of Wage Growth for Low Skilled Workers

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Eric French, Bhashkar Mazumder and Christopher Taber
Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 110 (312,895)
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wage growth, returns to experience, job match, poverty

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Tax Policy and Human Capital Formation

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2021
James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 102 (329,289)
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General Equilibrium Cost Benefit Analysis of Education and Tax Policies

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Mar 1999 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2021
James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 89 (359,168)

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Inference with "Difference in Differences" with a Small Number of Policy Changes

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Timothy G. Conley and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 80 (383,055)
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Selection on Observed and Unobserved Variables: Assessing the Effectiveness of Catholic Schools

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2021
Joseph G. Altonji, Todd E. Elder and Christopher Taber
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Michigan State University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 77 (395,646)
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Selection on Observed and Unobserved Variables: Assessing the Effectiveness of Catholic Schools

Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Joseph G. Altonji, Todd E. Elder and Christopher Taber
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Michigan State University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Explaining Rising Wage Inequality: Explorations with a Dynamic General Equilibrium Model of Labor Earnings with Heterogeneous Agents

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2021
James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 74 (400,365)
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Displacement, Asymmetric Information and Heterogeneous Human Capital

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2014
Luojia Hu and Christopher Taber
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 67 (422,490)
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Asymmetric information, displaced workers, racial and gender wage gap, discrimination, heterogeneous human capital

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Econometric Mixture Models and More General Models for Unobservables in Duration Analysis

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2021
James J. Heckman and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 63 (436,106)
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What Do Bureaucrats Do? The Effects of Performance Standards and Bureaucratic Preferences on Acceptance into the Jtpa Program

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Jun 1998 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2021
James J. Heckman, Jeffrey A. Smith and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Understanding Earnings, Labor Supply, and Retirement Decisions

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2017-367
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jan 2018
Xiaodong Fan, Ananth Seshadri and Christopher Taber
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 50 (485,225)
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human capital, Ben-Porath, labor supply, retirement, model

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Borrowing Constraints and the Returns to Schooling

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2021
Stephen V. Cameron and Christopher Taber
Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 50 (485,225)
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Direct Estimation of Policy Impacts

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2021
Hidehiko Ichimura and Christopher Taber
Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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An Evaluation of Instrumental Variable Strategies for Estimating the Effects of Catholic Schools

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Joseph G. Altonji, Todd E. Elder and Christopher Taber
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Michigan State University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 45 (506,804)
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General Equilibrium Treatment Effects: A Study of Tuition Policy

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2021
James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 43 (515,818)
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Accounting for Dropouts in Evaluations of Social Experiments

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
James J. Heckman, Jeffrey A. Smith and Christopher Taber
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 40 (530,004)
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Estimation of a Roy/Search/Compensating Differential Model of the Labor Market

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 07 Jun 2016
Christopher Taber and Rune Vejlin
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Aarhus
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search, compensating differentials, Roy Model, wage inequality

Estimation of a Roy/Search/Compensating Differential Model of the Labor Market

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 25 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2021
Christopher Taber and Rune Vejlin
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Aarhus
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Skill Prices, Occupations, and Changes in the Wage Structure for Low Skilled Men

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 11 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2021
Christopher Taber, Nicolas Roys and Nicolas Roys
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of EconomicsFederal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Indirect Inference with Importance Sampling: An Application to Women's Wage Growth

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Robert M. Sauer and Christopher Taber
University of London - Royal Holloway College and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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indirect inference, simulation estimation, wage growth, women

Indirect Inference with Importance Sampling: An Application to Women's Wage Growth

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 17 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2021
Robert M. Sauer and Christopher Taber
University of London - Royal Holloway College and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Life-Cycle Wage Growth and Heterogeneous Human Capital

Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Carl Sanders and Christopher Taber
Washington University in St. Louis and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Estimation of Educational Borrowing Constraints Using Returns to Schooling

Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Stephen V. Cameron and Christopher Taber
Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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