Randall Akee

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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1.

Ethnic Fragmentation, Conflict, Displaced Persons and Human Trafficking: An Empirical Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5142
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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ethnic fragmentation, conflict, displaced persons, human trafficking

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Checkerboards and Coase: Transactions Costs and Efficiency in Land Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2438
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Randall Akee
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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land markets, coase theorem, economic development

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Parents' Incomes and Children's Outcomes: A Quasi-Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3520
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Duke University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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cash transfer programs, quasi-experiment, educational attainment, criminality, difference-in-differences, panel data

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The Babeldaob Road: The Impact of Road Construction on Rural Labor Force Outcomes in the Republic of Palau

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2452
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Randall Akee
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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infrastructure, economic development, rural labor force

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Does More Money Make You Fat? The Effects of Quasi-Experimental Income Transfers on Adolescent and Young Adult Obesity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5135
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Duke University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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obesity, health, cash transfer, adolescents, indigenous peoples

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Transnational Trafficking, Law Enforcement and Victim Protection: A Middleman Trafficker's Perspective

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6226
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Dec 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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human trafficking, two-way Nash bargaining, victim protection, law enforcement

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Who Leaves and Who Returns? Deciphering Immigrant Self-Selection from a Developing Country

IZA Working Paper No. 3268
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 May 2008
Randall Akee
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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immigration, developing country, self-selection

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The Persistence of Self-Employment Across Borders: New Evidence on Legal Immigrants to the United States

IZA Working Paper No. 3250
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 May 2008
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Ph.D. Program in Economics, City University of New York Graduate Center and University of Luxembourg
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self-employment, entrepreneurship, New Immigrant Survey

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A Note on Measures of Human Capital for Immigrants: Examining the American Community Survey and New Immigrant Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3897
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Randall Akee and Mutlu Yuksel
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Dalhousie University
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immigrants, schooling, rates of return

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Constitutions and Economic Development: Evidence from the American Indian Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6754
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Randall Akee, Miriam Jorgensen and Uwe Sunde
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Native Nations Institute, University of Arizona and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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economic development, constitutional design, political economy

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Skin Tone's Decreasing Importance on Employment: Evidence from a Longitudinal Dataset, 1985-2000

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5120
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Randall Akee and Mutlu Yuksel
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Dalhousie University
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race, gender, employment discrimination, skin tone, panel data

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Errors in Self-Reported Earnings: The Role of Previous Earnings Volatility

IZA Working Paper No. 3263
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 May 2008
Randall Akee
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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measurement error, earnings, instrumental variables, transitory income

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Remittances and Rashomon

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 285
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Devesh Kapur and Randall Akee
University of Pennsylvania - Center for the Advanced Study of India and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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Remittances, Measurement Error, Migration

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Excess Mortality, Institutionalization and Homelessness Among Status Indians in Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10416
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Dec 2016
Randall Akee and Donna Feir
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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mortality, First Nations, Native American, Status Indian, homelessness, institutionalization, gender bias

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Unintended Consequences of China's New Labor Contract Law on Unemployment and Welfare Loss of the Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11705
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Randall Akee, Liqiu Zhao and Zhong Zhao
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Renmin University of China and Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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labor contract law, unemployment, happiness, regression discontinuity design, China