Alicia Modestino

Northeastern University

Associate Professor

Boston, MA 02115

United States

http://www.northeastern.edu/cssh/faculty/alicia-sasser-modestino

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Upskilling: Do Employers Demand Greater Skill When Skilled Workers Are Plentiful?

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Working Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jun 2016
Alicia Modestino, Daniel Shoag and Joshua Ballance
Northeastern University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 76 (310,506)
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upskilling, middle skills, vacancies, labor demand, employer search

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Mismatch in the Labor Market: Measuring the Supply of and Demand for Skilled Labor in New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 10-2
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
Downloads 69 (327,670)
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Mismatch, Labor markets, New England, Public Policy

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The Lack of Affordable Housing in New England: How Big a Problem? Why is it Growing? What are We Doing About it?

New England Public Policy Center Working Paper No. 06-1
Number of pages: 173 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Alicia Modestino, Bo Zhao and Darcy Rollins Saas
Northeastern University, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 49 (386,647)
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housing policy, New England, affordable housing, house prices

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The Impact of Antihypertensive Drugs on the Number and Risk of Death, Stroke and Myocardial Infarction in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w12096
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 May 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2018
Analysis Group, Inc., Harvard University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Analysis Group, Inc., Analysis Group, Inc., Northeastern University and Analysis Group, Inc.
Downloads 44 (404,115)
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Downskilling: Changes in Employer Skill Requirements Over the Business Cycle

HKS Working Paper No. 16-014
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 May 2016
Alicia Modestino, Daniel Shoag and Joshua Ballance
Northeastern University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Labor Demand, Skills, Vacancies, Unemployment, Firm behavior

Downskilling: Changes in Employer Skill Requirements Over the Business Cycle

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 16-9
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Alicia Modestino, Daniel Shoag and Joshua Ballance
Northeastern University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 19 (539,002)

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labor demand, skills, vacancies, unemployment, firm behavior

6.

Voting with Their Feet? Local Economic Conditions and Migration Patterns in New England

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 09-1
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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migration, economic conditions, labor supply

Are American Homeowners Locked into Their Houses? The Impact of Housing Market Conditions on State-to-State Migration

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 12-1
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino and Julia Dennett
Northeastern University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Downloads 31 (468,297)
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negative equity, geographic labor mobility

Are American Homeowners Locked into Their Houses? The Impact of Housing Market Conditions on State-to-State Migration

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Volume 43, Issue 2, Pages 322-337, ISSN 0166-0462, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2012.08.002
Posted: 05 Mar 2013
Alicia Modestino and Julia Dennett
Northeastern University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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negative equity, geographic labor mobility

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The Potential Economic Impact of Increasing the Minimum Wage in Massachusetts

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 06-1
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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minimum wage, Massachusetts

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The Middle-Skills Gap: Ensuring an Adequate Supply of Skilled Labor in Northern and Southern New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 11-1
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Julia Dennett and Alicia Modestino
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Northeastern University
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middle-skill, mismatch, labor supply

10.

Reaching the Goal: Expanding Health Insurance Coverage in New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 07-1
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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health insurance, state policy

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Lasting Connections: Using Internships to Retain Recent College Graduates in New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 09-3
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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internships, college graduates, labor supply

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Factors Affecting the Supply of Recent College Graduates in New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 09-1
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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labor supply, skilled labor, recent graduates

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The Future of the Skilled Labor Force in New England: The Supply of Recent College Graduates

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 08-1
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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college graduates, skilled workers, labor supply

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Retention of Recent College Graduates in New England

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 09-2
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
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college graduates, skilled labor, New England

15.

The New England Rental Market

FRB of Boston Public Policy Brief No. 07-1
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University
Downloads 6 (599,362)

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affordable housing, New England, rental market

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Voting with Their Feet: Relative Economic Conditions and State Migration Patterns

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 40, No. 2-3, 2010
Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Alicia Modestino
Northeastern University

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Migration patterns, relative economic conditions