James Albrecht

Georgetown University - Department of Economics

Professor

Washington, DC 20057

United States

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

http://www.CESifo.de

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Is There a Glass Ceiling in Sweden?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University
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Gender Gap, Glass Ceiling, Quantile Regression

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Decomposing the Gender Wage Gap in the Netherlands with Sample Selection Adjustments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1400
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Nov 2004
James Albrecht, Aico van Vuuren and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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gender, quantile regression, selection

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The Knowledge Lift: The Swedish Adult Education Program that Aimed to Eliminate Low Worker Skill Levels

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1503
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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returns to education, training, program evaluation, wages, participation, unemployment, schooling, Swedish labor market, selectivity bias, treatment effect

Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signaling Hypothesis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Nov 2001
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Recruitment, Signaling

Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signaling Hypothesis

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 3, pp. 361-372, October 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Nov 2006
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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A Matching Model with Endogenous Skill Requirements

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Aug 2000
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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skills, matching, wages, unemployment

A Matching Model with Endogenous Skill Requirements

International Economic Review, Vol. 43, pp. 283-305, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 May 2002
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Directed Search in the Housing Market

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2010-005/3
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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Directed Search, Housing

Directed Search in the Housing Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4671
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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directed search, housing

Directed Search in the Housing Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7639
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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directed search, housing

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The Effects of Labor Market Policies in an Economy with an Informal Sector

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2141
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 May 2006
James Albrecht, Lucas Navarro and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Georgetown University
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search, matching, informal sector

Equilibrium Search with Time-Varying Unemployment Benefits

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 487
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jul 2001
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Equilibrium Search with Time-Varying Unemployment Benefits

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 505, pp. 631-648, July 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jul 2005
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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The Effect of Information on the Well-Being of the Uninformed: What's the Chance of Getting a Decent Meal in an Unfamiliar City

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Oct 2000
James Albrecht, Susan Vroman and Harald Lang
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Mathematics (MAT)
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Consumer Information, Product Quality, Search

The Effect of Information on the Well-Being of the Uninformed: What's the Chance of Getting a Decent Meal in an Unfamiliar City

International Journal of Industrial Organization
Posted: 15 Nov 2000
James Albrecht, Susan Vroman and Harald Lang
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Mathematics (MAT)

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Consumer Information, Product Quality, Search

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Search by Committee

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3137
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Nov 2007
James Albrecht, Axel Anderson and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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sequential search, voting

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Equilibrium Directed Search with Multiple Applications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 719
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Mar 2003
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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Job Search, Directed Search, Matching

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Public-Sector Employment in an Equilibrium Search and Matching Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10467
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
James Albrecht, Monica Robayo-Abril and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, World Bank and Georgetown University
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public sector, search and matching, wages, unemployment

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The Aggregate Labor Market Effects of the Swedish Knowledge Lift Program

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2385
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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job search, returns to education, program evaluation, wages, unemployment, Swedish labor market, calibration

Unionization and the Evolution of the Wage Distribution in Sweden: 1968 to 2000

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4246
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jun 2009
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University
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wage compression, unionization, quantile regression

Unionization and the Evolution of the Wage Distribution in Sweden: 1968 to 2000

Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 64, No. 5, 2011
Posted: 17 Oct 2011
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University

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wage compression, unionization, quantile regression

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Efficiency in a Search and Matching Model with Endogenous Participation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4097
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
James Albrecht, Lucas Navarro and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Georgetown University
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search, matching, efficiency, participation, Hosios rule

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Selection and the Measured Black-White Wage Gap Among Young Women Revisited

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
James Albrecht, Aico van Vuuren and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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racial log wage gap, selection, women

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Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signalling Hypothesis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2968
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Oct 2001
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Recruitment, signalling

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The Aggregate Labour Market Effects of the Swedish Knowledge Lift Program

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5927
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Job search, returns to education, program evaluation, wages, unemployment, Swedish labour market, calibration

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Opportunistic Matching in the Housing Market

International Economic Review, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 641-664, May 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Apr 2007
James Albrecht, Axel Anderson, Eric Smith and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Essex - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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An Equilibrium Search Model of Synchronized Sales

International Economic Review, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 473-493, 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Bristol and Georgetown University
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Search Theory: The 2010 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, Issue 2, pp. 237-259, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 May 2011
James Albrecht
Georgetown University - Department of Economics
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Search, unemployment, wage dispersion, D83, E24, J64

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The Effects of Labour Market Policies in an Economy with an Informal Sector

Economic Journal, Vol. 119, Issue 539, pp. 1105-1129, July 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
James Albrecht, Lucas Navarro and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Georgetown University
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