John Bound

University of Michigan

611 Tappan Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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1.

Estimating the Health Effects of Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. UM WP 2007-168
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
John Bound and Timothy Waidmann
University of Michigan and The Urban Institute
Downloads 578 (42,209)
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What are the Causes of Rising Wage Inequality in the United States?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, January 1995
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Nov 2007
John Bound and George Johnson
University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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labor, inequality, production

Implications of Skill-Biased Technological Change: International Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. 6166
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jun 1998
Eli Berman, John Bound and Stephen J. Machin
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, University of Michigan and University College London - Department of Economics
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Implications of Skill-Biased Technological Change: International Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w6166
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Eli Berman, John Bound and Stephen J. Machin
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, University of Michigan and University College London - Department of Economics
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Implications of Skill-Biased Technological Change: International Evidence

Quarterly Journal of Economics, November 1998
Posted: 27 Sep 1998
Eli Berman, John Bound and Stephen J. Machin
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, University of Michigan and University College London - Department of Economics

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Understanding the Economic Impact of the H-1B Program on the U.S.

Sloan Foundation Economics Research Paper No. 2883348
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 09 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
John Bound, Gaurav Khanna and Nicolas Morales
University of Michigan, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Michigan
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High-skill immigration, H-1Bs, Information Technology

Understanding the Economic Impact of the H-1b Program on the U.S

NBER Working Paper No. w23153
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Feb 2017
John Bound, Gaurav Khanna and Nicolas Morales
University of Michigan, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Michigan
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The Implications of Differential Trends in Mortality for Social Security Policy

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2014-314
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jan 2015
University of Michigan, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and The Urban Institute
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Social Security, FRA, life expectancy, differential trends, mortality, educational attainment

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Changes in the Demand for Skilled Labor within U.S. Manufacturing Industries: Evidence from the Annual Survey of Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w4255
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2010
Eli Berman, John Bound and Zvi Griliches
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, University of Michigan and (Deceased)
Downloads 93 (258,120)
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Who Does R&D and Who Patents?

NBER Working Paper No. w0908
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
University of Michigan, Harvard University, (Deceased), University of California at Berkeley and Motu Economic and Public Policy Research
Downloads 91 (261,839)
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Tracking the Household Income of SSDI and SSI Applicants

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-009
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
University of Michigan, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and The Urban Institute
Downloads 89 (265,453)
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Trade in University Training: Cross-State Variation in the Production and Use of College-Educated Labor

NBER Working Paper No. w8555
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2010
University of Michigan, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Central European University (CEU) - Department of Economics and University of Virginia
Downloads 81 (281,233)
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Increasing Time to Baccalaureate Degree in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w15892
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
University of Michigan, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and University of Virginia
Downloads 79 (285,397)
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Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w15272
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
John Bound, Brad Hershbein and Bridget Long
University of Michigan, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research and Harvard University - Graduate School of Education
Downloads 70 (305,849)
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Disability Benefits as Social Insurance: Tradeoffs between Screening Stringency and Benefit Generosity in Optimal Program Design

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-042
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
The Urban Institute, University of Michigan and The Urban Institute
Downloads 68 (310,763)

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Internationalization of U.S. Doctorate Education

NBER Working Paper No. w14792
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2013
John Bound, Sarah E. Turner and Patrick Walsh
University of Michigan, University of Virginia and St. Michael's College - Department of Economics
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Why Have College Completion Rates Declined? An Analysis of Changing Student Preparation and Collegiate Resources

NBER Working Paper No. w15566
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2010
University of Michigan, Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and University of Virginia
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Accounting for Recent Declines in Employment Rates Among the Working-Aged Disabled

NBER Working Paper No. w7975
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
John Bound and Timothy Waidmann
University of Michigan and The Urban Institute
Downloads 59 (334,213)
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On the Validity of Season of Birth as an Instrument in Wage Equations: A Comment on Angrist & Krueger's "Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Scho

NBER Working Paper No. w5835
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
John Bound and David A. Jaeger
University of Michigan and Ph.D. Program in Economics, City University of New York Graduate Center
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Going to War and Going to College: Did World War Ii and the G.I. Bill Increase Educational Attainment for Returning Veterans?

NBER Working Paper No. w7452
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Apr 2000
John Bound and Sarah E. Turner
University of Michigan and University of Virginia
Downloads 55 (345,746)
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The Social Security Early Retirement Benefit as Safety Net

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-240
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Nov 2010
John Bound and Timothy Waidmann
University of Michigan and The Urban Institute
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Using a Structural Retirement Model to Simulate the Effect of Changes to the OASDI and Medicare Programs

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-091
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 May 2008
University of Michigan, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and The Urban Institute
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The Cure Can Be Worse than the Disease: A Cautionary Tale Regarding Instrumental Variables

NBER Working Paper No. t0137
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
John Bound, David A. Jaeger and Regina Baker
University of Michigan, Ph.D. Program in Economics, City University of New York Graduate Center and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
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Reconciling Findings on the Employment Effect of Disability Insurance

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-239
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Nov 2010
University of Michigan, Oregon Health and Science University and The Urban Institute
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Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men

NBER Working Paper No. w13657
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
University of Michigan, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics and The Urban Institute
Downloads 48 (367,318)
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Cohort Crowding: How Resources Affect Collegiate Attainment

NBER Working Paper No. w12424
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2006
John Bound and Sarah E. Turner
University of Michigan and University of Virginia
Downloads 48 (367,318)
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Closing the Gap or Widening the Divide: The Effects of the G.I. Bill and World War Ii on the Educational Outcomes of Black Americans

NBER Working Paper No. w9044
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Sarah E. Turner and John Bound
University of Virginia and University of Michigan
Downloads 45 (377,224)
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Double Trouble: On the Value of Twins-Based Estimation of the Return to Schooling

NBER Working Paper No. w6721
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jul 2000
John Bound and Gary Solon
University of Michigan and University of Arizona
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What Went Wrong? The Erosion of Relative Earnings and Employment Among Young Black Men in the 1980s

NBER Working Paper No. w3778
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
John Bound and Richard B. Freeman
University of Michigan and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Changes in the Structure of Wages During the 1980'S: an Evaluation of Alternative Explanations

NBER Working Paper No. w2983
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
John Bound and George Johnson
University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (394,706)
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The Dynamic Effects of Health on the Labor Force Transitions of Older Workers

NBER Working Paper No. w6777
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
University of Michigan, University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices and The Urban Institute
Downloads 40 (394,706)
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The Welfare Implications of Increasing DI Benefit Generosity

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2002-024
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
University of Michigan, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, The Urban Institute and Williams College
Downloads 39 (398,323)
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Self-Reported vs. Objective Measures of Health in Retirement Models

NBER Working Paper No. w2997
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2010
John Bound
University of Michigan
Downloads 39 (398,323)
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Accounting for the Black-White Wealth Gap: A Nonparametric Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w8466
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Michigan - Department of Economics & Ford School and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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The Extent of Measurement Error in Longitudinal Earnings Data: Do Two Wrongs Make a Right?

NBER Working Paper No. w2885
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jul 2004
John Bound and Alan B. Krueger
University of Michigan and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
Downloads 37 (406,098)
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On the Validity of Using Census Geocode Characteristics to Proxy Individual Socioeconomic Characteristics

NBER Working Paper No. t0189
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2010
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health, University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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Social Security Benefit Claiming and Medicare Utilization

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2013-297
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
University of Michigan, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
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early retirement, Social Security Disability Insurance, Medicare, health care utilization

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Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status

NBER Working Paper No. w5536
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 1998 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2010
University of Michigan, RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices and The Urban Institute
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Measurement Error in Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Labor Market Surveys: Results from Two Validation Studies

NBER Working Paper No. w2884
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Jun 2004
University of Michigan, University of Michigan, Northwestern University - Institute for Policy Research and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Downloads 28 (444,199)
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The Health and Earnings of Rejected Disability Insurance Applicants

NBER Working Paper No. w2816
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
John Bound
University of Michigan
Downloads 26 (454,179)
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The Welfare Implications of Increasing Disability Insurance Benefit Generosity

NBER Working Paper No. w9155
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 08 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
University of Michigan, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Williams College - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (454,179)
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Coding Geographic Areas Across Census Years: Creating Consistent Definitions of Metropolitan Areas

NBER Working Paper No. w6772
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 1999 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Ph.D. Program in Economics, City University of New York Graduate Center, University of Virginia, Stanford University and University of Michigan
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Race and Education Differences in Disability Status and Labor Force Attachment

NBER Working Paper No. w5159
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
University of Michigan, RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices and The Urban Institute
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Did Criminal Activity Increase During the 1980s? Comparisons Across Data Sources

NBER Working Paper No. w4431
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Scott Boggess and John Bound
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Michigan
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The Effect of Measured School Inputs on Academic Achievement: Evidence from the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s Birth Cohorts

NBER Working Paper No. w5331
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2010
Susanna Loeb and John Bound
Stanford University and University of Michigan
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Residential Mobility Across Local Areas in the United States and the Geographic Distribution of the Healthy Population

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 14-14
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Arline T. Geronimus, John Bound and Annie Ro
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health, University of Michigan and UC Irvine
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place and health, residential mobility, race and health, SES, urban, rural

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Estimates of the Potential Insurance Value of Disability Insurance for Individuals with Mental Health Impairments

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2013-283
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
John Bound, Kyle Caswell and Timothy Waidmann
University of Michigan, The Urban Institute and The Urban Institute
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Social Security Disability Insurance, Supplemental Security Income, mental illness

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A Passage to America: University Funding and International Students

NBER Working Paper No. w22981
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
University of Michigan, The Urban Institute, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Virginia
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Brothers and Sisters in the Family and the Labor Market

NBER Working Paper No. w1476
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2010
John Bound, Zvi Griliches and Bronwyn H. Hall
University of Michigan, (Deceased) and University of California at Berkeley
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Worker Adaptation and Employer Accommodation Following the Onset of a Health Impairment

NBER Working Paper No. w5169
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
Mary C. Daly and John Bound
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and University of Michigan
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Demand Shifts, Population Adjustments, and Labor Market Outcomes During the 1980s

NBER Working Paper No. w5685
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
John Bound and Harry J. Holzer
University of Michigan and Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI)
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Disability Transfers and the Labor Force Attachment of Older Men: Evidence from the Historical Record

NBER Working Paper No. w3437
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
John Bound
University of Michigan
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The Illusion of Failure: Trends in the Self-Reported Health of the U.S. Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w5017
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
The Urban Institute, University of Michigan and RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices
Downloads 10 (541,222)
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Industrial Shifts, Skills Levels, and the Labor Market for White and Black Males

NBER Working Paper No. w3715
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
John Bound and Harry J. Holzer
University of Michigan and Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI)
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Finishing Degrees and Finding Jobs: U.S. Higher Education and the Flow of Foreign it Workers

NBER Working Paper No. w20505
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2014
University of Michigan, University of Virginia - Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Virginia
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Us Infant Mortality and the President's Party

2014 National Conference of Black Political Scientists (NCOBPS) Annual Meeting
Posted: 05 Nov 2013
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health

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