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Personal Details

First Name: Kenneth
Middle Name: A.
Last Name: Couch
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RePEc Short-ID: pco89

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Postal Address: University of Connecticut Department of Economics 341 Mansfield Rd. Storrs, CT 06269
Phone: 860-486-4570

Affiliation

Department of Economics
University of Connecticut
Location: Storrs, Connecticut (United States)
Homepage: http://www.econ.uconn.edu/
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Phone: (860) 486-4889
Fax: (860) 486-4463
Postal: 309 Oak Hall, 365 Fairfield Way/U-63, Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1063
Handle: RePEc:edi:deuctus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Gulgun Bayaz-Ozturk & Richard V. Burkhauser & Kenneth A. Couch, 2012. "Consolidating the Evidence on Income Mobility in the Western States of Germany and the U.S. from 1984-2006," NBER Working Papers 18618, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Kenneth A. Couch & Robert Fairlie, 2005. "Last Hired, First Fired? Black-White Unemployment and the Business Cycle," Working papers 2005-50, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  3. Kenneth A. Couch & Mary C. Daly, 2004. "The Improving Relative Status of Black Men," Working papers 2004-12, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  4. Richard V. Burkhauser & Kenneth A. Couch & Andrew Houtenville & Ludmila Rovba, 2004. "Income Inequality in the 1990s: Re-Forging a Lost Relationship?," Working papers 2004-11, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  5. Kenneth A. Counch, 2003. "Job Matching and Wage Growth in the U.S. and Germany," Working papers 2003-10, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  6. Kenneth A. Couch & Alice Zawacki, 2001. "The Utilization of Different Modes of Residence and Health Services by the Elderly," Working Papers 01-14, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
  7. Kenneth A. Couch & Thomas A. Dunn, 1995. "Intergenerational Correlations in Labor Market Status: A Comparison of the United States and Germany," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 111, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
  8. R. V. Burkhauser & K. A. Couch & A. J. Glenn, . "Public policies for the working poor: The earned income tax credit versus minimum wage legislation," Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Papers 1074-95, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty.

Articles

  1. Kenneth A. Couch & Douglas J. Besharov & David Neumark, 2013. "Spurring Job Creation in Response to Severe Recessions: Reconsidering Hiring Credits," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 32(1), pages 142-171, 01.
  2. Chen, Tao & Couch, Kenneth A., 2013. "Permanent and transitory inequality and intragenerational mobility," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 120(2), pages 200-202.
  3. Kenneth A. Couch, 2012. "The post‐recession employment situation: A comparative perspective," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 31(1), pages 153-154, December.
  4. Kenneth A. Couch & Robert Bifulco, 2012. "Can Nonexperimental Estimates Replicate Estimates Based on Random Assignment in Evaluations of School Choice? A Within‐Study Comparison," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 31(3), pages 729-751, 06.
  5. Couch, Kenneth A. & Jolly, Nicholas A. & Placzek, Dana W., 2011. "Earnings losses of displaced workers and the business cycle: An analysis with administrative data," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 111(1), pages 16-19, April.
  6. Kenneth A. Couch, 2011. "Introduction: Health policy and sugar‐sweetened beverages," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(3), pages 644-645, Summer.
  7. Kenneth A. Couch & Ashlyn Aiko Nelson, 2011. "The foreclosure crisis: Causes and consequences," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(2), pages 381-382, 03.
  8. Kenneth A. Couch & Theodore J. Joyce, 2011. "What can Massachusetts teach us about national health insurance reform?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(1), pages 177-178, December.
  9. Gulgun Bayaz & Richard V. Burkhauser & Kenneth A. Couch, 2011. "Trends in Intragenerational Income Mobility in the Western States of Germany and the United States (1984-2006)," Schmollers Jahrbuch : Journal of Applied Social Science Studies / Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, vol. 131(2), pages 359-368.
  10. Kenneth A. Couch, 2011. "Point/Counterpoint," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(4), pages 927-927, 09.
  11. Kenneth A. Couch & Mary C. Daly & Colin Gardiner, 2011. "Life-cycle shocks and income," FRBSF Economic Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue mar14.
  12. Kenneth Couch & Robert Fairlie, 2010. "Last hired, first fired? black-white unemployment and the business cycle," Demography, Springer, vol. 47(1), pages 227-247, February.
  13. Kenneth A. Couch, 2010. "Expanding work programs in child support: Whether and how," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 29(3), pages 603-604.
  14. Kenneth A. Couch, 2010. "Deficit spending and the debt," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 29(4), pages 875-876.
  15. Kenneth A. Couch & Dana W. Placzek, 2010. "Earnings Losses of Displaced Workers Revisited," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(1), pages 572-89, March.
  16. Kenneth A. Couch & Maureen A. Pirog, 2010. "Poverty measurement in the U.S., Europe, and developing countries," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 29(2), pages 217-226.
  17. Thomas Cooke & Paul Boyle & Kenneth Couch & Peteke Feijten, 2009. "A longitudinal analysis of family migration and the gender gap in earnings in the united states and great britain," Demography, Springer, vol. 46(1), pages 147-167, February.
  18. Douglas J. Besharov & Kenneth Couch, 2009. "European measures of income, poverty, and social exclusion: Recent developments and lessons for U.S. poverty measurement," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4), pages 713-715.
  19. Couch, K.A. & Morand, O.F., 2005. "Inequality, mobility, and the transmission of ability," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 27(2), pages 365-377, June.
  20. Kenneth Couch, 2002. "Black-White Wage Inequality in the 1990s: a Decade of Progress," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 40(1), pages 31-41, January.
  21. Kenneth A. Couch, 2001. "Individual Heterogeneity, Job Matching, and Returns to Tenure in Germany," Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research, vol. 70(1), pages 39-43.
  22. Kenneth A. Couch, 2001. "Earnings losses and unemployment of displaced workers in Germany," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 54(3), pages 559-572, April.
  23. Kenneth A. Couch & David C. Wittenburg, 2001. "The Response of Hours of Work to Increases in the Minimum Wage," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 68(1), pages 171-177, July.
  24. Richard V. Burkhauser & Kenneth A. Couch & David C. Wittenburg, 2000. "Who Minimum Wage Increases Bite: An Analysis Using Monthly Data from the SIPP and the CPS," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 67(1), pages 16-40, July.
  25. Burkhauser, Richard V & Couch, Kenneth A & Wittenburg, David C, 2000. "A Reassessment of the New Economics of the Minimum Wage Literature with Monthly Data from the Current Population Survey," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 18(4), pages 653-80, October.
  26. Kenneth Couch & Mary Daly & Douglas Wolf, 1999. "Time? money? both? the allocation of resources to older Parents," Demography, Springer, vol. 36(2), pages 219-232, May.
  27. Kenneth A. Couch, 1999. "Distribution and employment impacts of raising the minimum wage," FRBSF Economic Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue feb19.
  28. Thomas A. Dunn & Kenneth A. Couch, 1999. "Intergenerational Correlations in Earnings in Three Countries: The United Kingdom, Germany and the United States," Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research, vol. 68(2), pages 290-296.
  29. Couch, Kenneth A. & Lillard, Dean R., 1998. "Sample selection rules and the intergenerational correlation of earnings," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 5(3), pages 313-329, September.
  30. Kenneth A. Couch & Thomas A. Dunn, 1997. "Intergenerational Correlations in Labor Market Status: A Comparison of the United States and Germany," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 32(1), pages 210-232.
  31. Richard V. Burkhauser & Kenneth A. Couch & David C. Wittenburg, 1996. "Who gets what from minimum wage hikes: A re-estimation of Card and Krueger's distributional analysis in "Myth and Measurement: The New Economics of the Minimum Wage."," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 49(3), pages 547-552, April.
  32. Couch, Kenneth A, 1992. "New Evidence on the Long-Term Effects of Employment Training Programs," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 10(4), pages 380-88, October.
  33. Makin, John H & Couch, Kenneth A, 1989. "Saving, Pension Contributions, and the Real Interest Rate," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 71(3), pages 401-07, August.

Books

  1. Besharov, Douglas J. & Couch, Kenneth A. (ed.), 2012. "Counting the Poor: New Thinking About European Poverty Measures and Lessons for the United States," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199860586, September.

NEP Fields

7 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2013-03-23
  2. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2003-03-19 2005-12-14 2008-10-13. Author is listed

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