Robert Pollin

University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics

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940 Thompson Hall

Amherst, MA 01003

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Globalization, Inequality and Financial Instability: Confronting the Marx, Keynes and Polanyi Problems in the Advanced Capitalist Economies

Political Economy Research Institute Working Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2003
Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Stock Market Liquidity and Economic Growth: A Critical Appraisal of the Levine/Zervos Model

PERI Working Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Dec 2002
Andong Zhu, Michael Ash and Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, UMass-Amherst - Department of Economics and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Global Apparel Production and Sweatshop Labor: Can Raising Retail Prices Finance Living Wages?

PERI Working Paper No. 19
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Mar 2003
Robert Pollin, Justine Burns and James Heintz
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Cape Town - Faculty of Commerce - School of Economics and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science
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Global Apparel Production and Sweatshop Labor: Can Raising Retail Prices Finance Living Wages?

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Mar 2003
Robert Pollin, Justine Burns and James Heintz
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Cape Town - Faculty of Commerce - School of Economics and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science

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Measuring the Impact of Living Wage Laws: A Critical Appraisal of David Neumark's How Living Wage Laws Affect Low-Wage Workers and Low-Income Families

PERI Working Paper No. 43
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Securities Transaction Taxes for U.S. Financial Markets

PERI Working Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jan 2003
Robert Pollin, Dean Baker and Marc Schaberg
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Independent
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Informalization, Economic Growth and the Challenge of Creating Viable Labor Standards in Developing Countries

PERI Working Paper No. 60
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Sep 2003
James Heintz and Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Political Science and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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informal economy, employment, informalization, macroeconomics, economic growth, labor standards

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Evaluating Living Wage Laws in the United States: Good Intentions and Economic Reality in Conflict?

PERI Working Paper No. 61
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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living wage, labor markets, unintended consequences

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Globalization and the Transition to Egalitarian Development

PERI Working Paper No. 42
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Feb 2003
Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Living Wages, Poverty, and Basic Needs: Evidence from Santa Monica, CA

PERI Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Intended vs. Unintended Consequences: Evaluating the New Orleans Living Wage Proposal

PERI Working Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jan 2003
Robert Pollin, Mark D. Brenner and Stephanie Luce
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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Entry on 'Saving' for John King, ed., The Edward Elgar Companion to Post-Keynesian Economics

PERI Working Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Robert Pollin
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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