Ioana Elena Marinescu

University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice

3701 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6214

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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The Labor Market Impacts of Universal and Permanent Cash Transfers: Evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 22 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2020
Damon Jones and Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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unconditional cash transfer, universal basic income, labor supply, employment

The Labor Market Impacts of Universal and Permanent Cash Transfers: Evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund

NBER Working Paper No. w24312
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2022
Damon Jones and Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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The Labor Market Impacts of Universal and Permanent Cash Transfers: Evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11356
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Damon Jones and Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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unconditional cash transfer, universal basic income, labor supply, employment

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Labor Market Concentration

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2019
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Marshall Steinbaum
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Utah Department of Economics
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Monopsony, Oligopsony, Labor Markets, Competition Policy

Labor Market Concentration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11254
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Marshall Steinbaum
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Utah Department of Economics
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monopsony, oligopsony, labor markets, competition policy

Labor Market Concentration

NBER Working Paper No. w24147
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2022
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Marshall Steinbaum
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Utah Department of Economics
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Job Search, Job Posting and Unemployment Insurance During the COVID-19 Crisis

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Daphné Skandalis and Daniel Zhao
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Glassdoor, Inc.
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unemployment insurance, job search, job vacancies

Minimum Wage Employment Effects and Labor Market Concentration

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2019
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, UCLA, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Burning Glass Technologies and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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minimum wage, monopsony, oligopsony, labor markets

Minimum Wage Employment Effects and Labor Market Concentration

NBER Working Paper No. w26101
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2022
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, UCLA, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Burning Glass Technologies and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Estimating Labor Market Power

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2022
José Azar, Steven Berry and Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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labor supply, monopsony, nested logit

Concentration in US Labor Markets: Evidence from Online Vacancy Data

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2019
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu, Marshall Steinbaum and Bledi Taska
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Utah Department of Economics and Burning Glass Technologies
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Monopsony, Oligopsony, Labor Markets, Competition Policy

Concentration in Us Labor Markets: Evidence from Online Vacancy Data

NBER Working Paper No. w24395
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2022
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu, Marshall Steinbaum and Bledi Taska
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Utah Department of Economics and Burning Glass Technologies
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Concentration in US Labor Markets: Evidence from Online Vacancy Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11379
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
José Azar, Ioana Elena Marinescu, Marshall Steinbaum and Bledi Taska
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Utah Department of Economics and Burning Glass Technologies
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monopsony, oligopsony, labor markets, competition policy

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Unemployment Insurance and Job Search Behavior

Number of pages: 115 Posted: 03 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2020
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Daphné Skandalis
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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Why Has Antitrust Law Failed Workers?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2019
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Eric A. Posner
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Chicago - Law School
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Anticompetitive Mergers in Labor Markets

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 94, p. 1031, 2019, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 18-8
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2019
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Herbert Hovenkamp
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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Antitrust, Mergers, Competition, Labor, Labor Market Concentration, Noncompete Agreements, Clayton Act

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Can Pigou at the Polls Stop US Melting the Poles?

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2022
Soren Anderson, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Boris Shor
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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pigouvian taxes, carbon taxes, voting behavior, public opinion surveys, state environmental policy

The Impact of the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation on Job Search and Vacancy Creation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Mar 2021
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Daphné Skandalis and Daniel Zhao
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Glassdoor, Inc.
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unemployment insurance, job vacancies, job applications, COVID-19

The Impact of the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation on Job Search and Vacancy Creation

NBER Working Paper No. w28567
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Daphné Skandalis and Daniel Zhao
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Glassdoor, Inc.
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Wage Inequality and Labor Rights Violations

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2021
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Yue Qiu and Aaron Sojourner
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Temple University and W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
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wage differentials, inequality, worker power, labor rights

Wage Inequality and Labor Rights Violations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14112
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Feb 2021
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Yue Qiu and Aaron Sojourner
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Temple University and W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
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Wage Inequality and Labor Rights Violations

NBER Working Paper No. w28475
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Yue Qiu and Aaron Sojourner
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Temple University and W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
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Wages, Hires, and Labor Market Concentration

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Oct 2019
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Ivan Ouss and Louis-Daniel Pape
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Paris-Saclay - Ecole Polytechnique and CREST - Institut Polytechnique de Paris
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Labor Market Concentration, Wages, Hires, Merger Simulation

Wages, Hires, and Labor Market Concentration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13244
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 May 2020
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Ivan Ouss and Louis-Daniel Pape
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Paris-Saclay - Ecole Polytechnique and CREST - Institut Polytechnique de Paris
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labor market concentration, wages, hires, merger simulation

Wages, Hires, and Labor Market Concentration

NBER Working Paper No. w28084
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Ivan Ouss and Louis-Daniel Pape
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Paris-Saclay - Ecole Polytechnique and CREST - Institut Polytechnique de Paris
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A Proposal to Enhance Antitrust Protection Against Labor Market Monopsony

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Eric A. Posner
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Chicago - Law School
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antitrust, monopsony

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Regression Discontinuity Threshold Optimization

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Sofia Triantafillou and Konrad Kording
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Pittsburgh - Department of Biomedical Informatics and University of Pennsylvania
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regression discontinuity, optimization, program evaluation

Does Electricity Drive Structural Transformation? Evidence from the United States

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Nov 2019
Paul Gaggl, Rowena Gray, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Miguel Morin
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Belk College of Business, Department of Economics, University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Cambridge
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technological change, electrification, structural change

Does Electricity Drive Structural Transformation? Evidence from the United States

CESifo Working Paper No. 7930
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
Paul Gaggl, Rowena Gray, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Miguel Morin
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Belk College of Business, Department of Economics, University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics
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technological change, electrification, structural change

Does Electricity Drive Structural Transformation? Evidence from the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13243
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2020
Paul Gaggl, Rowena Gray, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Miguel Morin
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Belk College of Business, Department of Economics, University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics
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technological change, electrification, structural change

Does Electricity Drive Structural Transformation? Evidence from the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w26477
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 07 May 2022
Paul Gaggl, Rowena Gray, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Miguel Morin
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Belk College of Business, Department of Economics, University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Cambridge
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Incentives Can Reduce Bias in Online Reviews

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11367
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Nadav Klein, Andrew Chamberlain and Morgan Smart
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Chicago, Glassdoor, Inc. and Glassdoor, Inc.
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employer reviews, bias, incentives

Incentives Can Reduce Bias in Online Reviews

NBER Working Paper No. w24372
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Nadav Klein, Andrew Chamberlain and Morgan Smart
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Chicago, Glassdoor, Inc. and Glassdoor, Inc.
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Opening the Black Box of the Matching Function: The Power of Words

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9071
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Ronald P. Wolthoff and Ronald P. Wolthoff
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and VU University Amsterdam - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Toronto - Department of Economics
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online job search, wages, vacancies, wage variance, occupations, skills

Opening the Black Box of the Matching Function: The Power of Words

NBER Working Paper No. w22508
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu, Ronald P. Wolthoff and Ronald P. Wolthoff
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and VU University Amsterdam - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Toronto - Department of Economics
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The Impact of Colombia's Pension and Health Insurance Systems on Informality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6439
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Valentina Calderon-Mejia and Ioana Elena Marinescu
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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informal sector, pensions, health insurance, social protection, Colombia

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No Strings Attached: The Behavioral Effects of U.S. Unconditional Cash Transfer Programs

NBER Working Paper No. w24337
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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Racial Inequality in the U.S. Unemployment Insurance System

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 May 2022 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
Daphné Skandalis, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Maxim Massenkoff
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School
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unemployment insurance, inequality, race

Racial Inequality in the U.S. Unemployment Insurance System

NBER Working Paper No. w30252
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 18 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2022
Daphné Skandalis, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Maxim Massenkoff
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School
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Divorce: What Does Learning Have to Do with it?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9075
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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divorce, job loss, learning

Divorce: What Does Learning Have to Do with it?

NBER Working Paper No. w21761
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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The Effect of Labor Market Information on Community College Students’ Major Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w23333
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2021
Rachel Baker, Eric Bettinger, Brian A. Jacob and Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of California, Irvine, Stanford University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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The Sources of Wage Growth in a Developing Country

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9066
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Maggie Triyana
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
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experience, formality, informality, wages, tenure

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Racial Inequality in Volunteering and Employment

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2022
Femida Handy, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Liuyi Zheng
University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Peking University, National School of Development, Students
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racial inequality, labor market, social capital, volunteering

Can Fixed-Term Contracts Put Low Skilled Youth on a Better Career Path? Evidence from Spain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9777
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
J. Ignacio Garacia-Perez, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Judit Vall Castelló
Universidad Pablo de Olavide - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Center for Research in Health and Economics (CRES)
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temporary contracts, long-term impact, labour market career

Can Fixed-Term Contracts Put Low Skilled Youth on a Better Career Path? Evidence from Spain

NBER Working Paper No. w22048
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2022
J. Ignacio Garacia-Perez, Judit Vall Castelló and Ioana Elena Marinescu
Universidad Pablo de Olavide - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Center for Research in Health and Economics (CRES) and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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Mismatch Unemployment and the Geography of Job Search

NBER Working Paper No. w22672
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 26 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu and Roland Rathelot
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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HIV, Wages, and the Skill Premium

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6438
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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labor supply, wages, health, AIDS, HIV, development

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The General Equilibrium Impacts of Unemployment Insurance: Evidence from a Large Online Job Board

NBER Working Paper No. w22447
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 02 May 2022
Ioana Elena Marinescu
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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Can Pigou at the Polls Stop Us Melting the Poles?

NBER Working Paper No. w26146
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 12 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2022
Soren Anderson, Ioana Elena Marinescu and Boris Shor
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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Minimum Wage Employment Effects and Labor Market Concentration

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14239
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jan 2020
Princeton University - Department of Economics, UCLA, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Burning Glass Technologies and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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labor markets, minimum wage, monopsony, oligopsony

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Green Energy Jobs in the US: What are They, and Where are They?

NBER Working Paper No. w30332
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
E. Mark Curtis and Ioana Elena Marinescu
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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