Robert H. DeFina

Villanova University

Villanova, PA 19085

United States

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The Impact of Mass Incarceration on Poverty

Crime and Delinquency, February 12, 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2010
Robert H. DeFina and Lance Hannon
Villanova University and Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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Incarceration, Poverty, Social Control, Inequality

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The Impact of Adult Incarceration on Child Poverty: A County-Level Analysis, 1995-2007

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2010
Robert H. DeFina and Lance Hannon
Villanova University and Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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incarceration, prison, child poverty, disadvantage

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How Strong is Co-Movement in Employment Over the Business Cycle? Evidence from State/Industry Data

FRB Philadelphia Working Paper No. 03-5
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jul 2004
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert H. DeFina
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and Villanova University
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Business Cycles

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A Comparison of Poverty Trends and Policy Impacts for Working Families using Different Poverty Indexes

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 07-13
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2007
Robert H. DeFina
Villanova University
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Poverty, Inequality, Working poor, Poverty measurement, Anti-poverty policy

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Postwar Period Changes in Employment Volatility: New Evidence from State/Industry Panel Data

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 03-18
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Jul 2004
Gerald A. Carlino, Robert H. DeFina and Keith Sill
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Villanova University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Employment

The Long and Large Decline in State Employment Growth Volatility

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 09-9
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Gerald A. Carlino, Robert H. DeFina and Keith Sill
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Villanova University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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State employment, employment growth, business cycle

The Long and Large Decline in State Employment Growth Volatility

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 11-16
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Gerald A. Carlino, Robert H. DeFina and Keith Sill
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Villanova University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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On the Stability of Employment Growth: A Postwar View from the U.S. States

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 04-21
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Nov 2004
Gerald A. Carlino, Robert H. DeFina and Keith Sill
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Villanova University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Employment volatility, diversity-stability hypothesis, regional employment

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Racial Similarity in the Relationship Between Poverty and Homicide Rates: Comparing Re-Transformed Coefficients

Social Science Research, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 893-914, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2009
Lance Hannon, Peter Knapp and Robert H. DeFina
Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Villanova University and Villanova University
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Increasing Diversity and the Future of U.S. Housing Segregation

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
Robert H. DeFina and Lance Hannon
Villanova University and Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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diversity, segregation, racial, dissimilarity

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Can Incarceration Really Strip People of Racial Privilege?

Sociological Science, March 2016
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
Lance Hannon and Robert H. DeFina
Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Villanova University
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racial fluidity, racial mobility, incarceration, ascribed status

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The Impacts of Unemployment on Alternative Poverty Rates

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 50, No. 1, pp. 69-85, March 2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 May 2004
Robert H. DeFina
Villanova University
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