David Ribar

George Washington University - Department of Economics

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1.

What Do Social Scientists Know About the Benefits of Marriage? A Review of Quantitative Methodologies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 998
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
David Ribar
George Washington University - Department of Economics
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marriage, well-being

Not Your Lucky Day: Romantically and Numerically Special Wedding Date Divorce Risks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10268
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Jan Kabatek and David Ribar
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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marriage, divorce, Valentine's Day, commitment, weddings

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Parental Child Care in Single Parent, Cohabiting, and Married Couple Families: Time Diary Evidence from the United States and the United Kingdom

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 440
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Feb 2006
Texas Tech University, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Virginia Commonwealth University - School of Business - Department of Economics
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Time Allocation, Child Care

Food Insecurity and Insufficiency at Low Levels of Food Expenditures

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1594
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 May 2005
Craig Gundersen and David Ribar
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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food insecurity, food insufficiency, expenditures, non-parametric regression

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Financial Stress, Family Conflict, and Youths' Successful Transition to Adult Roles

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4618
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark and David Ribar
School of Economics, University of Sydney and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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youths, financial stress, family conflict

A Longitudinal Analysis of Violence and Housing Insecurity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9452
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Timothy M. Diette and David Ribar
Washington and Lee University and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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housing insecurity, homelessness, violence, Journeys Home Survey

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The Effect of Family Structure on Parents' Child Care Time in the United States and the United Kingdom

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2441
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Texas Tech University, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Virginia Commonwealth University - School of Business - Department of Economics
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time use, child care, family structure

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The Influence of Wages on Parents' Allocations of Time to Child Care and Market Work in the United Kingdom

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2436
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Texas Tech University, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Virginia Commonwealth University - School of Business - Department of Economics
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time use, child care, wages

Teenage Daughters as a Cause of Divorce

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11046
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Jan Kabatek and David Ribar
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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marriage, divorce, gender, son preference, Netherlands, registry data

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Immigrants' Time Use: A Survey of Methods and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6931
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
David Ribar
George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 52 (375,078)

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time use, immigrants

The Bilateral Relationship between Depressive Symptoms and Employment Status

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10653
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, School of Economics, University of Sydney and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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mental health, unemployment, labor market status, HILDA survey, depressive symptoms, depression

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Transitions in Welfare Participation and Female Headship

IZA Discussion Paper No. 895
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Oct 2003
John M. Fitzgerald and David Ribar
Bowdoin College and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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welfare participation, female headship, hazard models

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Is Leaving Home a Hardship?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7290
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Mar 2013
David Ribar
George Washington University - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (417,092)

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youths, nest-leaving, financial hardships, nutrition

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Women's Homelessness: International Evidence on Causes, Consequences, Coping and Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10614
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Mar 2017
David Ribar and Anna Zhu
George Washington University - Department of Economics and RMIT University
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homelessness, women, children, hidden homeless, policies, coping strategies

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How Do Adolescents Spell Time Use?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4374
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
Texas Tech University, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Virginia Commonwealth University - School of Business - Department of Economics
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event history models, adolescence, time use

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Occupational Status and Health Transitions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5482
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
George Washington University - Department of Economics, University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and Abt Associates, Inc.
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occupations, physical demands, health

Occupational Status and Health Transitions

NBER Working Paper No. w16794
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2011
Abt Associates, Inc., George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
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Food Stamp Participation Among Adult-Only Households

Upjohn Institute Working Paper No. 09-159
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
David Ribar, Marilyn Edelhoch and Qiduan Liu
George Washington University - Department of Economics, South Carolina Department of Social Services - Division of Family Assistance and University of South Carolina - Institute for Families in Society
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Food stamps, hazard models, time limits, recertification

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The Decline of Welfare Benefits in the U.S.: The Role of Wage Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w5774
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 1997 Last Revised: 16 May 2000
Robert A. Moffitt, David Ribar and Mark Wilhelm
Johns Hopkins University - Department of Economics, George Washington University - Department of Economics and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) - Department of Economics
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Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and Food Hardships in Three American Cities

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 14, Issue 4, pp. 445-473, October 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Nov 2009
Wake Forest University, Johns Hopkins University - Department of Economics and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Altruistic and Joy-of-Giving Motivations in Charitable Behavior

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, April 2002
Posted: 23 Apr 2002
David Ribar and Mark Wilhelm
George Washington University - Department of Economics and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) - Department of Economics

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