Andrew Leigh

Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences

Professor

HC Coombs Building

Australian National University

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200

Australia

http://econrsss.anu.edu.au/~aleigh/

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Do Rising Top Incomes Lift All Boats?

HKS Working Paper No. RWP09_18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2009
Dan Andrews, Christopher Jencks and Andrew Leigh
OECD, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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inequality, growth, income distribution, national income

Do Rising Top Incomes Lift All Boats?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4920
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 May 2010
Dan Andrews, Christopher Jencks and Andrew Leigh
OECD, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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inequality, growth, income distribution, national income

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Citation 18

What do Financial Markets Think of War in Iraq?

Stanford GSB Research Paper No. 1785
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Apr 2003
Andrew Leigh, Justin Wolfers and Eric Zitzewitz
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College
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War in Iraq, Financial market efficiency, Security markets, Iowa Presidential market, International financial markets, Oil price, Cost of war

What Do Financial Markets Think of War in Iraq?

NBER Working Paper No. w9587
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2010
Andrew Leigh, Justin Wolfers and Eric Zitzewitz
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College
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Three Tools for Forecasting Federal Elections: Lessons from 2001

Stanford GSB Research Paper No. 1723
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Apr 2002
Justin Wolfers and Andrew Leigh
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
Downloads 547 (41,142)
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Australian elections, polling, gambling, election forecasting

Does Racial and Ethnic Discrimination Vary Across Minority Groups? Evidence from a Field Experiment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Alison L. Booth, Andrew Leigh and Elena Varganova
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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discrimination, field experiments, employment

Does Racial and Ethnic Discrimination Vary Across Minority Groups? Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4947
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Alison L. Booth, Andrew Leigh and Elena Varganova
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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discrimination, field experiments, employment

Does Racial and Ethnic Discrimination Vary Across Minority Groups? Evidence from a Field Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7913
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Alison L. Booth, Andrew Leigh and Elena Varganova
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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discrimination, employment, field experiments

Who Benefits from the Earned Income Tax Credit? Incidence Among Recipients, Coworkers and Firms

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Dec 2003
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Taxation incidence, labor supply, simulated instrument

Who Benefits from the Earned Income Tax Credit? Incidence Among Recipients, Coworkers and Firms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4960
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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taxation incidence, labor supply, simulated instrument

Happiness and the Human Development Index: Australia Is Not a Paradox

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1916
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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happiness, life satisfaction, Human Development Index, income, Australia

Happiness and the Human Development Index: Australia is Not a Paradox

NBER Working Paper No. w11925
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Happiness and the Human Development Index: Australia Is Not a Paradox

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 176-184, June 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Happiness and the Human Development Index: Australia is NOT a Paradox

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5476
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 May 2006
Justin Wolfers and Andrew Leigh
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Happiness, life satisfaction, Human Development Index, income, Australia

Competing Approaches to Forecasting Elections: Economic Models, Opinion Polling and Prediction Markets

ANU Centre Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 502 , IZA Discussion Paper No. 1972
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Voting, elections, prediction markets, opinion polling, macroeconomic voting

Competing Approaches to Forecasting Elections: Economic Models, Opinion Polling and Prediction Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w12053
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 May 2006
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Competing Approaches to Forecasting Elections: Economic Models, Opinion Polling and Prediction Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5555
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Justin Wolfers and Andrew Leigh
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Voting, elections, prediction markets, opinion polling, macroeconomic voting

Competing Approaches to Forecasting Elections: Economic Models, Opinion Polling and Prediction Markets

Economic Record, Vol. 82, No. 258, pp. 325-340, September 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Andrew Leigh and Justin Wolfers
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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What Evidence should Social Policymakers Use?

Australian Treasury Economic Roundup, Vol. 1, pp. 27-43, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jun 2009
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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evidence hierarchy, randomised trials, natural experiments

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Citation 7

Does Raising the Minimum Wage Help the Poor?

ANU Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Papers No. 501
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Minimum wages, employment, wages, earnings, income distribution

Does Raising the Minimum Wage Help the Poor?

Economic Record, Vol. 83, Issue 263, pp. 432-445, December 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Jan 2008
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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How Partisan is the Press? Multiple Measures of Media Slant

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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media slant, media bias, competition, economics of elections

How Partisan is the Press? Multiple Measures of Media Slant

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6156
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Dec 2011
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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media slant, media bias, competition, economics of elections

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Citation 11

Trust, Inequality, and Ethnic Heterogeneity

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 May 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Income distribution, immigration, language, fractionalization, social capital

Trust, Inequality and Ethnic Heterogeneity

Economic Record, Vol. 82, No. 258, pp. 268-280, September 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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More Inequality, Less Social Mobility

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Dan Andrews and Andrew Leigh
OECD and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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intergenerational mobility, income distribution, equality of opportunity

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Citation 3

Bargaining Over Labor: Do Patients Have Any Power?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2011
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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timing of births, weekend effect, inauspicious days, bargaining power

Bargaining Over Labor: Do Patients Have Any Power?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6165
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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timing of births, weekend effect, bargaining power

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The Distribution of Top Incomes in Five Anglo-Saxon Countries Over the Twentieth Century

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4937
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Anthony B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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inequality, taxation, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States

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Can Redistributive State Taxes Reduce Inequality?

Australian National University CEPR Working Paper No. 490
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Taxation, redistribution, progressivity, inequality, income distribution, Gini index, S-Gini index, interstate migration

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Inequality and Mortality: Long-Run Evidence from a Panel of Countries

KSG Working Paper No. RWP06-032
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Aug 2006
Andrew Leigh and Christopher Jencks
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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health, inequality, mortality, top incomes, homicide, suicide, Welfare / Health Care/ Social Policy

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How Much Did the 2009 Fiscal Stimulus Boost Spending? Evidence from a Household Survey

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Oct 2009
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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fiscal stimulus, marginal propensity to consume, household expenditure

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Born on the First of July: An (Un)natural Experiment in Birth Timing

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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introduction effect, timing of births, policy distortion

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Optimal Design of Earned Income Tax Credits: Evidence from a British Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 May 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Working Families' Tax Credit, Earned Income Tax Credit, wage subsidies, labor supply, earnings, self-reported health status

How Much Do Public Schools Really Cost? Estimating the Relationship between House Prices and School Quality

Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 588
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Sep 2007
Ian Davidoff and Andrew Leigh
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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housing demand, school quality

How Much Do Public Schools Really Cost? Estimating the Relationship between House Prices and School Quality

Economic Record, Vol. 84, Issue 265, pp. 193-206, June 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Ian Davidoff and Andrew Leigh
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Teacher Pay and Teacher Aptitude

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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salary, occupational choice, teaching

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Citation 7

How and Why Has Teacher Quality Changed in Australia?

Centre for Economic Policy Research Paper No. 534
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Andrew Leigh and Chris Ryan
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS)
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test scores, teacher salary, occupational choice

How and Why Has Teacher Quality Changed in Australia?

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 41, Issue 2, pp. 141-159, June 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Jun 2008
Andrew Leigh and Chris Ryan
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS)
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Top Incomes in Indonesia, 1920-2004

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Andrew Leigh and Pierre van der Eng
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University - College of Business & Economics
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inequality, top incomes, personal income taxation, Indonesia

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Citation 19

The Distribution of Top Incomes in Australia

Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 514
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2006
Anthony B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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inequality, Australia

The Distribution of Top Incomes in Australia

Economic Record, Vol. 83, No. 262, pp. 247-261, September 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Anthony B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Beautiful Politicians

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Feb 2007
Amy King and Andrew Leigh
University of South Australia and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Economics of beauty, elections, voter rationality, information shortcuts, thin slices

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Did the Death of Australian Inheritance Taxes Affect Deaths?

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2012
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Behavioral responses to taxation, timing of deaths, estate tax

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The Distribution of Top Incomes in New Zealand

ANU Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Anthony B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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inequality, New Zealand

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Does Fiscal Policy Reduce Unemployment? Evidence from Pork-Barrel Spending

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jun 2009
Andrew Leigh and Christine Neill
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Wilfrid Laurier University
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fiscal policy, unemployment, partisanship

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Weak Tests and Strong Conclusions: A Re-Analysis of Gun Deaths and the Australian Firearms Buyback

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Sep 2007
Christine Neill and Andrew Leigh
Wilfrid Laurier University and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
Downloads 82 (160,204)
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firearms ownership, homicide, suicide

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What's the Difference Between a Donkey and an Elephant? Using Panel Data from US States to Estimate the Impact of Partisanship on Policy Settings and Economic Outcomes

The Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 504
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jul 2005
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Median voter theorem, partisanship, state government, taxation, expenditure, welfare, crime, growth

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Economic Voting and Electoral Behaviour: How do Individual, Local and National Factors Affect the Partisan Choice?

Center for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 489
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Elections, voting, partisanship, income, inequality, neighbourhood effects

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Deriving Long-Run Inequality Series from Tax Data

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 May 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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income distribution, non-taxpayers, gini, Australia

Deriving Long-Run Inequality Series from Tax Data

Economic Record, Vol. 81, No. S1, pp. S58-S70, August 2005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Sep 2005
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Citation 12

Does the World Economy Swing National Elections?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Nov 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Rational voting, elections, growth, media

Does the World Economy Swing National Elections?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 71, Issue 2, pp. 163-181, April 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Immigrants Assimilate as Communities, Not Just as Individuals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2538
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jan 2007
Timothy J. Hatton and Andrew Leigh
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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immigration, assimilation, US labor market

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Intergenerational Income Mobility in Urban China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4811
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Cathy Honge Gong, Andrew Leigh and Xin Meng
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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intergenerational mobility, transgenerational persistence, political party membership

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Citation 1

How Do Stamp Duties Affect the Housing Market?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7463
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Ian Davidoff and Andrew Leigh
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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tax incidence, land sales taxation, residential mobility

How Do Stamp Duties Affect the Housing Market?

Economic Record, Vol. 89, Issue 286, pp. 396-410, 2013
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Ian Davidoff and Andrew Leigh
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Do Output Contractions Trigger Democratic Change?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4808
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Paul J. Burke and Andrew Leigh
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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economic growth, democratization, weather, commodity prices

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The Millennium Bub

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 May 2006
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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conceptions, births, deaths, timing, millennium

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The Predictive Power of Political Pundits: Prescient or Pitiful?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4261
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Phillip Metaxas and Andrew Leigh
Independent and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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expert prediction, forecast accuracy, elections

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Do Gun Buybacks Save Lives? Evidence from Panel Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4995
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Andrew Leigh and Christine Neill
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Wilfrid Laurier University
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firearms ownership, homicide, suicide, panel data

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How Do Unionists Vote? Estimating the Causal Impact of Union Membership on Voting Behaviour from 1966 to 2004

Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Mar 2006
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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voting, elections, unions, endogeneity, instrumental variables

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Minding the Shop: The Case of Obstetrics Conferences

Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 551
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Joshua S. Gans, Andrew Leigh and Elena Varganova
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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timing of births, medical care, obstetrics, conference scheduling

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The Impact of the Tax-Transfer System on Education and Skills in Australia

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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taxation, education, subsidies

Do Employers Discriminate by Gender? A Field Experiment in Female-Dominated Occupations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4690
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Alison L. Booth and Andrew Leigh
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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employment, field experiments, discrimination, gender

Do Employers Discriminate by Gender? A Field Experiment in Female-Dominated Occupations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7638
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
Alison L. Booth and Andrew Leigh
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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discrimination, employment, field experiments, gender

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Long Run Trends in Australian Executive Remuneration: BHP 1887-2012

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7486
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2013
Mike Pottenger and Andrew Leigh
University of Melbourne and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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executive remuneration, inequality, income distribution

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Employment Effects of Minimum Wages: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment - Erratum

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 37, pp. 102-105, March 2004
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 30 Mar 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Reviews

Economic Record, Vol. 79, pp. 139-156, March 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Aug 2003
University of Athens - Faculty of the Philosophy and History of Science, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University, Queensland University of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Flinders University - School of Business Economics, Copenhagen Business School, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University and University of Auckland
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Minimum Wages and Employment: Reply

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 173-179, June 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jul 2004
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Employment Effects of Minimum Wages: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 36, pp. 361-373, December 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Dec 2003
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Immobile Australia: Surnames Show Strong Status Persistence, 1870-2017

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6650
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Gregory Clark, Andrew Leigh and Mike Pottenger
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Melbourne
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intergenerational mobility, social mobility, inequality

Immobile Australia: Surnames Show Strong Status Persistence, 1870–2017

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11021
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Gregory Clark, Andrew Leigh and Mike Pottenger
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and University of Melbourne
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intergenerational mobility, social mobility, inequality

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How Closely do Top Income Shares Track Other Measures of Inequality?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 117, No. 524, pp. F619-F633, November 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Crime and Mental Wellbeing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8014
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
Queen Mary University of London, Federal Reserve Board and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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crime, mental wellbeing, neighbourhood effects, non-victims

53.

Economic Voting and Electoral Behavior: How do Individual, Local, and National Factors Affect the Partisan Choice?

Economics & Politics, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 265-296, July 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Oct 2005
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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54.

Does Size Matter in Australia?

Economic Record, Vol. 86, Issue 272, pp. 71-83, March 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Michael A. Kortt and Andrew Leigh
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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55.

Does Maternal Age Affect Children's Test Scores?

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 43, Issue 1, pp. 12-27, March 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Andrew Leigh and Xiaodong Gong
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University (ANU) - School of Economics
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56.

Beautiful Politicians

Kyklos, Vol. 62, Issue 4, pp. 579-593, November 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Oct 2009
Amy King and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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Do Very High Tax Rates Induce Bunching? Implications for the Design of Income Contingent Loan Schemes

Economic Record, Vol. 85, Issue 3, pp. 276-289, September 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Bruce Chapman and Andrew Leigh
Australian National University, Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) - Economics Program and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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58.

Intergenerational Income Mobility in Urban China

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 58, Issue 3, pp. 481-503, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Honge Cathy Gong, Andrew Leigh and Xin Meng
National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling, Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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intergenerational mobility, political party membership, transgenerational persistence

59.

Does Ethnic Discrimination Vary Across Minority Groups? Evidence from a Field Experiment

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 4, pp. 547-573, 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Jul 2012
Alison L. Booth, Andrew Leigh and Elena Varganova
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University
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60.

Are State Elections Affected by the National Economy? Evidence from Australia

Economic Record, Vol. 85, Issue 269, pp. 210-222, June 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 May 2009
Andrew Leigh and MARK MCLEISH
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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61.

Top Incomes and National Savings

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 55, Issue 1, pp. 57-74, March 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Andrew Leigh and Alberto A. Posso
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and RMIT University
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Top Incomes in New Zealand 1921-2005: Understanding the Effects of Marginal Tax Rates, Migration Threat, and the Macroeconomy

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 149-165, June 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 May 2008
A. B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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63.

Markets, Monopolies and Moguls: The Relationship between Inequality and Competition

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 389-412, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Dec 2016
Andrew Leigh and Adam Triggs
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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64.

Top Wealth Shares in Australia 1915–2012

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 62, Issue 2, pp. 209-222, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 May 2016
Pamela Katic and Andrew Leigh
Australian National University (ANU) and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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estate taxation, inequality, rich lists, wealth distribution

65.

Unpacking the Beauty Premium: What Channels Does it Operate Through, and Has it Changed Over Time?

Economic Record, Vol. 90, Issue 288, pp. 17-32, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Jeff Borland and Andrew Leigh
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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66.

The Distribution of Top Incomes in Five Anglo‐Saxon Countries Over the Long Run

Economic Record, Vol. 89, pp. 31-47, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
A. B. Atkinson and Andrew Leigh
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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67.

Bargaining Over Labour: Do Patients Have Any Power?

Economic Record, Vol. 88, Issue 281, pp. 182-194, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Jun 2012
Joshua S. Gans and Andrew Leigh
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences
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68.

'Disconnected' - Book Intro

DISCONNECTED, UNSW Press, Sydney, 2010
Posted: 02 Oct 2010
Andrew Leigh
Australian National University - Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences

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social capital, Australia, trends