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First Name: A.
Middle Name: Leslie
Last Name: Robb
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RePEc Short-ID: pro263

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Affiliation

Department of Economics
McMaster University
Location: Hamilton, Canada
Homepage: http://www.mcmaster.ca/economics/
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Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 22765
Fax: (905) 521-8232
Postal: 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4M4
Handle: RePEc:edi:demcmca (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Martin D. Dooley & A. Abigail Payne & A. Leslie Robb, 2011. "Persistence and Academic Success in University," Department of Economics Working Papers 2011-08, McMaster University.
  2. Martin D. Dooley & A. Abigail Payne & A. Leslie Robb, 2011. "The Impact of Cost on the Choice of University: Evidence from Ontario," Department of Economics Working Papers 2011-07, McMaster University.
  3. Dooley, Martin D. & Payne, A. Abigail & Robb, A. Leslie, 2010. "Merit-Aid and the Distribution of Entering Students Across Ontario University," CLSSRN working papers clsrn_admin-2010-10, Vancouver School of Economics, revised 26 Mar 2010.
  4. Martin D. Dooley & A. Abigail Payne & A. Leslie Robb, 2009. "Merit-Aid and the Distribution of Entering Students Across Ontario Universities," Department of Economics Working Papers 2009-12, McMaster University.
  5. Neil J Buckley & Frank T Denton & A Leslie Robb & Byron G Spencer, 2005. "Socioeconomic Influences on the Health of Older Canadians: Estimates Based on Two Longitudinal Surveys," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 139, McMaster University.
  6. Neil J. Buckley & Frank T. Denton & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 2004. "Healthy Aging at Older Ages: Are Income and Education Important?," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 123, McMaster University.
  7. Lynn McDonald & A. Leslie Robb, 2003. "The Economic Legacy of Divorced and Separated Women in Old Age," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 384, McMaster University.
  8. A.L Robb & L. Magee & J.B. Burbidge, 2003. "WAGES in CANADA: SCF, SLID, LFS and the Skill Premium," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 386, McMaster University.
  9. Neil J. Buckley & Frank T. Denton & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 2003. "The Transition from Good to Poor Health: An Econometric Study of the Older Population," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 381, McMaster University.
  10. Neil J. Buckley & Frank T. Denton & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 2003. "Socioeconomic Influence on the Health of Older People: Estimates Based on Two Longitudinal Surveys," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 112, McMaster University.
  11. J.B. Burbidge & L. Magee & A.L. Robb, 2001. "The Education Premium in Canada and the United States," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 364, McMaster University.
  12. R.A. Muller & A.L. Robb & A. Diener, 2001. "Inferring Willingness-to-Pay for Health Attributes of Air Quality Using Information on ranking of Alternatives and Cognitive Ability of Respondents," Department of Economics Working Papers 2001-02, McMaster University.
  13. Lonnie Magee & John Burbidge & Les Robb, 2000. "The Correlation Between Husband's and Wife's Education: Canada, 1971-1996," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 353, McMaster University.
  14. Rebecca Smith & Lonnie Magee & Leslie Robb & John Burbidge, 1997. "The Independence and Economic Security of Older Women Living Alone," Independence and Economic Security of the Older Population Research Papers 22, McMaster University.
  15. John B. Burbidge & Lonnie Magee & A. Leslie Robb, 1997. "Cohort, Year and Age Effects in Canadian Wage Data," Independence and Economic Security of the Older Population Research Papers 19, McMaster University.
  16. Alan A. Diener & R. Andrew Muller & A. Leslie Robb, 1997. "Willingness-to-Pay for Improved Air Quality in Hamilton-Wentworth: A Choice Experiment," Department of Economics Working Papers 1997-04, McMaster University.
  17. Roberta Edgecombe Robb & A. Leslie Robb, 1997. "Gender and the Study of Economics: Is There A Role Model Effect?," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 332, McMaster University.
  18. Frank T. Denton & Christine H. Feaver & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 1996. "Industry-Region Load Profiles: Econometric Estimation Based on Marginal Totals," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 312, McMaster University.
  19. Frank T. Denton & Christine H. Feaver & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 1996. "THRILS: The Hourly Regional Industrial Load Simulator User Manual (Version 1.4)," Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population Research Reports 311, McMaster University.
  20. L Magee & AL Robb & JB Burbidge, 1996. "Estimating Regression Models Using Survey Sample Weights," Department of Economics Working Papers 1996-03, McMaster University.
  21. Robb, R.E. & Robb, A.L., 1996. "Gender and the Study of Economics: The Role of Gender of the Instructor," Papers 1996-05, York (Canada) - Department of Economics.
  22. Peter Kuhn (McMaster) & A. Leslie Robb (McMaster), . "Shifting Skill Demand and the Canada-US Unemployment Gap: Evidence from Prime-Age Men," Canadian International Labour Network Working Papers 01, McMaster University.

Articles

  1. Martin D. Dooley & A. Abigail Payne & A. Leslie Robb, 2012. "Persistence and Academic Success in University," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 38(3), pages 315-339, September.
  2. Martin D. Dooley & A. Abigail Payne & A. Leslie Robb, 2012. "The impact of cost on the choice of university: evidence from Ontario," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 45(2), pages 755-783, May.
  3. Neil J. Buckley & Frank T. Denton & A. Leslie Robb & Byron G. Spencer, 2006. "Socio-economic Influences on the Health of Older Canadians: Estimates Based on Two Longitudinal Surveys," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 32(1), pages 59-84, March.
  4. Buckley, Neil J. & Denton, Frank T. & Leslie Robb, A. & Spencer, Byron G., 2004. "The transition from good to poor health: an econometric study of the older population," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(5), pages 1013-1034, September.
  5. J. B. Burbidge & L. Magee & A. Leslie Robb, 2002. "The Education Premium in Canada and the United States," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 28(2), pages 203-217, June.
  6. Roberta Edgecombe Robb & A. Leslie Robb, 1999. "Gender and the Study of Economics: The Role of Gender of the Instructor," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(1), pages 3-19, January.
  7. Peter Kuhn & A. Leslie Robb, 1998. "Shifting Skill Demand and the Canada-US Unemployment Gap: Evidence from Prime-Age Men," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 24(s1), pages 170-191, February.
  8. Magee, L. & Robb, A. L. & Burbidge, J. B., 1998. "On the use of sampling weights when estimating regression models with survey data," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 84(2), pages 251-271, June.
  9. Burbidge, John B & Magee, Lonnie & Robb, A Leslie, 1997. "Canadian Wage Inequality over the Last Two Decades," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 22(2), pages 181-203.
  10. Wayne Lewchuk & A. Leslie Robb & Vivienne Walters, 1996. "The Effectiveness of Bill 70 and Joint Health and Safety Committees in Reducing Injuries in the Workplace: The Case of Ontario," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 22(3), pages 225-243, September.
  11. A. Leslie Robb & Dean C. Mountain & Christine H. Feaver & Frank T. Denton & Byron G. Spencer, 1996. "Industry-region load profiles: econometric estimation based on marginal totals," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 30(2), pages 223-246.
  12. Denton, Frank T & Robb, A Leslie & Spencer, B Byron, 1993. "An Econometric Analysis of Housing as Both a Consumption Good and a Risky Asset," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 18(2), pages 215-31.
  13. A. L. Robb & L. Magee & J. B. Burbidge, 1992. "Kernel Smoothed Consumption-Age Quantiles," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 25(3), pages 669-80, August.
  14. Krinsky, Itzhak & Robb, A Leslie, 1991. "Three Methods for Calculating the Statistical Properties of Elasticities: A Comparison," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 16(2), pages 199-209.
  15. Krinsky, Itzhak & Robb, A Leslie, 1990. "On Approximating the Statistical Properties of Elasticities: A Correction," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 72(1), pages 189-90, February.
  16. A. L. Robb & J. B. Burbidge, 1989. "Consumption, Income, and Retirement," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 22(3), pages 522-42, August.
  17. Mahmud, S F & Robb, A L & Scarth, William M, 1987. "On Estimating Dynamic Factor Demands," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 2(1), pages 69-75, January.
  18. Denton, Frank T. & Jefferies, Kevan L. & Mountain, Dean C. & Robb, A. Leslie & Spencer, Byron G., 1987. "The response of an industrial firm to alternative electricity rate structures : An optimization model for simulation applications," Resources and Energy, Elsevier, vol. 9(4), pages 327-346, December.
  19. Krinsky, Itzhak & Robb, A Leslie, 1986. "On Approximating the Statistical Properties of Elasticities," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 68(4), pages 715-19, November.
  20. Serletis, Apostolos & Robb, A Leslie, 1986. "Divisia Aggregation and Substitutability among Monetary Assets," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 18(4), pages 430-46, November.
  21. Denton, Frank T. & Robb, A. Leslie & Spencer, Byron G., 1985. "Shelter allowances in a general equilibrium setting: A model and some simulations," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 47-72, July.
  22. Browning, Martin & Leslie Robb, A., 1985. "Imperfect capital markets in empirical life-cycle models," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 19(4), pages 395-397.
  23. J. B. Burbidge & A. L. Robb, 1985. "Evidence on Wealth-Age Profiles in Canadian Cross-Section Data," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 18(4), pages 854-75, November.
  24. Robb, A Leslie, 1980. "Accounting for Seasonality with Spline Functions," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 62(2), pages 321-23, May.
  25. John B. Burbidge & A. Leslie Robb, 1980. "Pensions and Retirement Behaviour," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 13(3), pages 421-37, August.

NEP Fields

21 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (2) 2000-10-23 2001-10-09
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (7) 2000-10-05 2005-04-16 2005-11-19 2009-09-26 2011-10-15 2011-10-15 2012-02-27. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (6) 2001-10-09 2003-03-10 2004-01-18 2005-04-16 2005-11-05 2005-11-19. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (2) 2000-10-23 2000-10-23
  5. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (8) 2000-10-23 2001-12-04 2003-08-24 2009-09-26 2010-04-11 2011-10-15 2011-10-15 2012-02-27. Author is listed
  6. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2003-11-03
  7. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2005-11-19
  8. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (2) 2011-10-15 2012-02-27

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