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First Name: Donald
Middle Name: O.
Last Name: Parsons
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RePEc Short-ID: ppa291

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Homepage: http://www.gwu.edu/~econ/faculty/parsons.html
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Parsons, Donald O., 2013. "Understanding Severance Pay," IZA Discussion Papers 7641, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Parsons, Donald O., 2011. "Double-Sided Moral Hazard in Job Displacement Insurance Contracts," IZA Discussion Papers 6003, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. Parsons, Donald O., 2011. "Mandated Severance Pay and Firing Cost Distortions: A Critical Review of the Evidence," IZA Discussion Papers 5776, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Parsons, Donald O., 2011. "Severance Pay Mandates: Firing Costs, Hiring Costs, and Firm Avoidance Behaviors," IZA Discussion Papers 5876, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. Parsons, Donald O., 2010. "The Firing Cost Implications of Alternative Severance Pay Designs," IZA Discussion Papers 4967, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Feng, Shuaizhang & Parsons, Donald O., 2006. "Insuring Displaced Workers: Human Capital Losses and Severance Pay Design," IZA Discussion Papers 2238, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Donald O. Parsons & Torben Tranæs & Helene Bie Lilleør, 1999. "Voluntary Public Unemployment Insurance," EPRU Working Paper Series 03-05, Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU), University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics, revised Jun 2003.
  8. Claudia D. Goldin & Donald O. Parsons, 1981. "Economic Well-Being and Child Labor: The Inter action of Family and Industry," NBER Working Papers 0707, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Donald O. Parsons, 1976. "Health, Family Structure, and Labor Supply," NBER Working Papers 0132, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Articles

  1. Parsons, Donald O., 1996. "Imperfect 'tagging' in social insurance programs," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 62(1-2), pages 183-207, October.
  2. Parsons, Donald O, 1992. "The Internal Distribution of Union Rents: An Empirical Test of the Voting Power Model," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 74(3), pages 439-45, August.
  3. Parsons, Donald O., 1991. "Male Retirement Behavior in the United States, 1930–1950," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 51(03), pages 657-674, September.
  4. Parsons, Donald O, 1991. "The Health and Earnings of Rejected Disability Insurance Applicants: Comment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 81(5), pages 1419-26, December.
  5. Parsons, Donald O., 1991. "The decline in private pension coverage in the United States," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 36(4), pages 419-423, August.
  6. Parsons, Donald O, 1991. "The Job Search Behavior of Employed Youth," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 73(4), pages 597-604, November.
  7. Parsons, Donald O, 1991. "Self-Screening in Targeted Public Transfer Programs," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 99(4), pages 859-76, August.
  8. Parsons, Donald O & Goldin, Claudia, 1989. "Parental Altruism and Self-Interest: Child Labor among Late Nineteenth-Century American Families," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 27(4), pages 637-59, October.
  9. Parsons, Donald O, 1984. "Disability Insurance and Male Labor Force Participation: A Response," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 92(3), pages 542-49, June.
  10. Donald O. Parsons, 1982. "Demographic Effects on Public Charity to the Aged," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 17(1), pages 144-152.
  11. Parsons, Donald O, 1982. "The Male Labour Force Participation Decision: Health, Reported Health, and Economic Incentives," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 49(193), pages 81-91, February.
  12. Parsons, Donald O, 1980. "Racial Trends in Male Labor Force Participation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 70(5), pages 911-20, December.
  13. Parsons, Donald O, 1980. "Unemployment, the Allocation of Labor, and Optimal Government Intervention," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 70(4), pages 626-35, September.
  14. Parsons, Donald O, 1980. "The Decline in Male Labor Force Participation," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 88(1), pages 117-34, February.
  15. Parsons, Donald O, 1978. "The Autocorrelation of Earnings, Human Wealth Inequality, and Income Contingent Loans," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 92(4), pages 551-69, November.
  16. Parsons, Donald O, 1978. "Intergenerational Wealth Transfers and the Educational Decisions of Male Youth: The Mother's Home Time Hypothesis," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 92(3), pages 521-24, August.
  17. Parsons, Donald O, 1977. "Health, Family Structure, and Labor Supply," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 67(4), pages 703-12, September.
  18. Parsons, Donald O & Ray, Edward John, 1975. "The United States Steel Consolidation: The Creation of Market Control," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 18(1), pages 181-219, April.
  19. Parsons, Donald O, 1975. "Intergenerational Wealth Transfers and the Educational Decisions of Male Youth," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 89(4), pages 603-17, November.
  20. Schwartz, Aba & Parsons, Donald O, 1974. "Time-Series Changes in Personal Income Inequality in the United States from 1939 with Projections to 1985: A Comment," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 82(5), pages 1027-32, Sept./Oct.
  21. Parsons, Donald O, 1974. "The Cost of School Time, Foregone Earnings, and Human Capital Formation," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 82(2), pages 251-66, Part I, M.
  22. Parsons, Donald O, 1973. "Quit Rates Over Time: A Search and Information Approach," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 63(3), pages 390-401, June.
  23. Parsons, Donald O, 1972. "Specific Human Capital: An Application to Quit Rates and Layoff Rates," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 80(6), pages 1120-43, Nov.-Dec..

Chapters

  1. Parsons, Donald O., 1987. "The employment relationship: Job attachment, work effort, and the nature of contracts," Handbook of Labor Economics, in: O. Ashenfelter & R. Layard (ed.), Handbook of Labor Economics, edition 1, volume 2, chapter 14, pages 789-848 Elsevier.

NEP Fields

7 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2006-08-12 2011-08-09. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2011-10-15
  3. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (3) 2006-08-12 2011-08-09 2013-10-18. Author is listed
  4. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (4) 2006-08-12 2011-08-09 2011-10-15 2013-10-18. Author is listed
  5. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (6) 2006-08-12 2010-06-18 2011-06-25 2011-08-09 2011-10-15 2013-10-18. Author is listed
  6. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2011-08-09
  7. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (3) 2011-08-09 2011-10-15 2013-10-18. Author is listed

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