Francis Vella

Georgetown University

Professor

Washington, DC 20057

United States

http://explore.georgetown.edu/people/fgv/

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 7 / 9

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Bias Corrections for Two-Step Fixed Effects Panel Data Estimators

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2690
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Iván Fernández‐Val and Francis Vella
Boston University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

panel data, two-step estimation, endogenous regressors, fixed effects, bias, union premium

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Citation 13

Estimating Dynamic Models from Repeated Cross-Sections

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Sep 2004
Marno Verbeek and Francis Vella
Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management and Georgetown University
Downloads 167 (144,997)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Repeated cross-sections, pseudo panel, cohorts, IV

Estimating Dynamic Models from Repeated Cross-Sections

Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 127, No. 1, pp. 83-102, July 2005
Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Marno Verbeek and Francis Vella
Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management and Georgetown University

Abstract:

repeated cross-sections, pseudo panel data, cohort data, instrumental variables

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The Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Role Attitudes and its Implications for Female Labor Force Participation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2802
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Jun 2007
Lidia Farré and Francis Vella
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute for Economic Analysis and Georgetown University
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Citation 16

Abstract:

intergenerational cultural transmission, gender role attitudes, female labor force participation

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Immigrant Networks and Their Implications for Occupational Choice and Wages

IZA Working Paper No. 3217
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 May 2008
Krishna Patel and Francis Vella
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Georgetown University
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Citation 8

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network effects, immigrants, occupational choice, earnings

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Aggregate Worker Reallocation and Occupational Mobility in the United States: 1971-2000

The Institute for Fiscal Studies Working Paper No. 02/18
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Giuseppe Moscarini and Francis Vella
Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics and Georgetown University
Downloads 96 (212,532)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Employment Reallocation, Occupational Mobility, Synthetic Panel

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A Semiparametric Model for Binary Response and Continuous Outcomes Under Index Heteroscedasticity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2383
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
Downloads 84 (235,860)
Citation 8

Abstract:

binary response, semiparametric, heteroscedasticity, endogenous treatment

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Citation 4

Occupational Mobility and the Business Cycle

IZA Working Paper No. 3369
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2008
Giuseppe Moscarini and Francis Vella
Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 4

Abstract:

occupational mobility, business cycle, synthetic cohorts

Occupational Mobility and the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w13819
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Giuseppe Moscarini and Francis Vella
Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 4

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Macroeconomic Conditions and the Distribution of Income in Spain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2512
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Lidia Farré and Francis Vella
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute for Economic Analysis and Georgetown University
Downloads 73 (266,837)

Abstract:

income distribution, aggregate fluctuations, semiparametric estimation

Macroeconomic Conditions and the Distribution of Income in Spain

LABOUR, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 383-410, September 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Lidia Farré and Francis Vella
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute for Economic Analysis and Georgetown University
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Semiparametric Selection Models with Binary Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Oct 2011
Roger W. Klein, Chan Shen and Francis Vella
Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Georgetown University
Downloads 69 (250,339)

Abstract:

sample selection, binary outcomes, marginal effects, semiparametric

10.

Estimating a Class of Triangular Simultaneous Equations Models without Exclusion Restrictions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2378
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Oct 2006
Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 9

Abstract:

endogeneity, heteroskedasticity, control function

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Estimating the Return to Endogenous Schooling Decisions for Australian Workers via Conditional Second Moments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2407
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Francis Vella and Roger W. Klein
Georgetown University and Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics
Downloads 59 (279,332)
Citation 2

Abstract:

returns to schooling, endogeneity, heteroskedasticity

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Does Increasing Parents' Schooling Raise the Schooling of the Next Generation? Evidence Based on Conditional Second Moments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3967
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Lidia Farré, Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute for Economic Analysis, Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
Downloads 56 (293,301)
Citation 1

Abstract:

intergenerational mobility, endogeneity, conditional correlation

Subjective Health Assessments and Active Labor Market Participation of Older Men: Evidence from a Semiparametric Binary Choice Model with Nonadditive Correlated Individual-Specific Effects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3257
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Jürgen Maurer and Francis Vella
University of Mannheim and Georgetown University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

nonadditive correlated effects, retirement, health, semiparametric estimation

Subjective Health Assessments and Active Labor Market Participation of Older Men: Evidence from a Semiparametric Binary Choice Model with Nonadditive Correlated Individual-Specific Effects

MEA Discussion Paper No. 169-08
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Oct 2009
Jürgen Maurer, Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
University of Mannheim, Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Health, Retirement, Nonadditive Correlated Effects, Semiparametric Estimation

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A Parametric Control Function Approach to Estimating the Returns to Schooling in the Absence of Exclusion Restrictions: An Application to the Nlsy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4935
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Lidia Farré, Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute for Economic Analysis, Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

return to education, heteroskedasticity, endogeneity

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Auction Price Anomalies: Evidence from Wool Auctions in Australia

Economic Record, Vol. 80, No. 250, pp. 271-288, September 2004
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Chris Jones, Flavio M. Menezes and Francis Vella
Australian National University (ANU) - Faculty of Economics & Commerce, University of Queensland - School of Economics and Georgetown University
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Evaluating the Role of Individual Specific Heterogeneity in the Relationship between Subjective Health Assessments and Income

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7651
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Oct 2013
Boston University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Georgetown University
Downloads 7 (455,389)

Abstract:

subjective health assessments, non linear panel data models, fixed effects

17.

The Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Role Attitudes and its Implications for Female Labour Force Participation

Economica, Vol. 80, Issue 318, pp. 219-247, 2013
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Lidia Farre and Francis Vella
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Georgetown University
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Persistent Occupational Hierarchies Among Immigrant Worker Groups in the United States Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10514
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Feb 2017
Agnieszka Postepska and Francis Vella
Georgetown University and Georgetown University
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Abstract:

occupational hierarchies, immigrant networks, empirical distribution of occupations

19.

Does Increasing Parents’ Schooling Raise the Schooling of the Next Generation? Evidence Based on Conditional Second Moments

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 5, pp. 676-690, 2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lidia Farre, Roger W. Klein and Francis Vella
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway, Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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The Expansion of College Education in the United States: Is There Evidence of Declining Cohort Quality?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 43, Issue 2, pp. 303-315, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Chinhui Juhn, Dae IL Kim and Francis Vella
University of Houston - Department of Economics, Seoul National University and Georgetown University

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Estimating the Returns to Education for Australian Youth Via Rank-order Instrumental Variables

Labour Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 491-507, 1999
Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Sarah Rummery, Marno Verbeek and Francis Vella
Stephen F. Austin State University - Department of Economics and Finance, Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management and Georgetown University

Abstract:

instrumental variables, returns to schooling, education

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Estimating and Interpreting Models with Endogenous Treatment Effects

Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 17, pp. 473-478, 1999
Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Francis Vella and Marno Verbeek
Georgetown University and Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management

Abstract:

treatment effects, control function, instrumental variables

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Two-step Estimation of Panel Data Models with Censored Endogenous Variables and Selection Bias

Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 90, pp. 239-263, June 1999
Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Francis Vella and Marno Verbeek
Georgetown University and Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management

Abstract:

Two-step estimation; panel data, endogenous regressors, sample selection, conditional maximum likelihood

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Nonparametric Estimation of Triangular Simultaneous Equations Models

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 98-06
Posted: 18 Sep 1998
Whitney K. Newey, James L. Powell and Francis Vella
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley and Georgetown University

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