Barbara Wolfe

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Social Science Bldg

Madison, WI 53706

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

RSSS-economics

Adjunct Professor

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Long-Term Consequences of Childhood ADHD on Criminal Activities

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Oct 2009
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 328 (71,552)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Mental Illness, ADHD, Crime, Sibling Fixed Effects

2.

The Health, Earnings Capacity, and Poverty of Single-Mother Families

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Dec 1999
Barbara Wolfe and Steven Hill
University of Wisconsin-Madison and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 227 (103,719)

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The Effects of Teenage Fatherhood on Young Adult Outcomes

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jun 2010
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 132 (179,611)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Teenage Fatherhood

The Effects of Teenage Fatherhood on Young Adult Outcomes

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 50, Issue 1, pp. 182-201, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Jan 2012
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 3 (550,074)
Citation 1

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4.

Poverty, Children's Health, and Health Care Utilization

FRBNY Economic Policy Review
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 104 (207,018)

Abstract:

income inequality

5.

Assessing the Maintenance of Savings Sufficiency Over the First Decade of Retirement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1567
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 99 (209,857)
Citation 6

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6.

Extending Health Care Coverage to the Low-Income Population: The Influence of the Wisconsin BadgerCare Program on Labor Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1546
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Apr 2005
University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 95 (217,031)
Citation 1

Abstract:

health care coverage

7.

The Human Capital Consequences of Teenage Childbearing: Can We Really Know What They Are?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jan 2008
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 67 (272,261)

Abstract:

Teenage Childbearing, Human Capital

8.

Economic Inactivity of Young Adults: An Intergenerational Analysis

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 107
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jan 1999
Robert Haveman and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 55 (300,016)
Citation 1

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9.

Education and Labor Market Consequences of Teenage Childbearing: Evidence Using the Timing of Pregnancy Outcomes and Community Fixed Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w13847
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 37 (355,615)
Citation 6

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10.

Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of Adhd Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w13474
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 27 (384,632)
Citation 12

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11.

Market Work, Wages, and Men's Health

NBER Working Paper No. w3020
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Robert Haveman, Mark Stone and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 26 (384,632)
Citation 5

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12.

Do Newly Retired Workers in the United States Have Sufficient Resources to Maintain Well-Being?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 249-264, April 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Downloads 26 (410,792)
Citation 9

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13.

Disability Status as an Unobservable: Estimates from a Structural Model

NBER Working Paper No. w2831
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Robert Haveman, Fung Mey Huang and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, Academia Sinica and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 24 (406,066)
Citation 1

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14.

Estimating Benefits from University-Level Diversity

NBER Working Paper No. w18812
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Barbara Wolfe and Jason M. Fletcher
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 15 (441,055)

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15.

The "Window Problem" in Studies of Children's Attainments: a Methodological Exploration

NBER Working Paper No. t0125
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Oct 2000
University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 15 (446,309)
Citation 3

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16.

The Effect of the Medicaid Program on Welfare Participation and Labor Supply

NBER Working Paper No. w3286
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Aug 2007
Robert A. Moffitt and Barbara Wolfe
Johns Hopkins University - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 14 (466,845)
Citation 13

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17.

Labor and Transfer Income and Older Women's Work: Estimates from the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w2728
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
Philip de Jong, Robert Haveman and Barbara Wolfe
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 5 (506,805)

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18.

Increasing Our Understanding of the Health-Income Gradient in Children

NBER Working Paper No. w18639
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 3 (515,679)

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19.

Am I My Brother's Keeper? Sibling Spillover Effects: The Case of Developmental Disabilities and Externalizing Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w18279
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Aug 2012
Jason M. Fletcher, Nicole Hair and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 2 (492,470)

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20.

The Importance of Family Income in the Formation and Evolution of Non-Cognitive Skills in Childhood

NBER Working Paper No. w22168
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Jason M. Fletcher and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 0 (466,845)

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21.

The Role of Expectations in Adolescent Schooling Choices: Do Youths Respond to Economic Incentives?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 43, Issue 3, pp. 467-492, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Robert Haveman, kathryn Wilson and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, Kent State University - College of Business Administration and University of Wisconsin-Madison

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22.

Welfare to Work in the U.S.: A Model for Other Developed Nations?

International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 7, Issue 1, 2000
Posted: 01 Sep 2001
Robert Haveman and Barbara Wolfe
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin-Madison

Abstract:

welfare policy, welfare reform, TANF

23.

The Changing Economic Status of U.S. Disabled Men: Trends and Their Determinants, 1982-1991

Empirical Economics, Vol. 24, Issue 4, 1999
Posted: 10 Jan 2000
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Family Medicine and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Biomolecular Chemistry

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