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Federal Reserve Board (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Dave Reifschneider & William Wascher & David Wilcox, 2013. "Aggregate supply in the United States: recent developments and implications for the conduct of monetary policy," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2013-77, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  2. Neumark, David & Salas, J.M. Ian & Wascher, William, 2013. "Revisiting the Minimum Wage-Employment Debate: Throwing Out the Baby with the Bathwater?," IZA Discussion Papers 7166, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. Andrew Figura & William Wascher, 2008. "The causes and consequences of economic restructuring: evidence from the early 21st century," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2008-41, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  4. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 2007. "Minimum Wages and Employment," IZA Discussion Papers 2570, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2007. "Does a Higher Minimum Wage Enhance the Effectiveness of The Earned Income Tax Credit?," NBER Working Papers 12915, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 2007. "Minimum Wages, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Employment: Evidence from the Post-Welfare Reform Era," IZA Discussion Papers 2610, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2006. "Minimum Wages and Employment: A Review of Evidence from the New Minimum Wage Research," Working Papers 060708, University of California-Irvine, Department of Economics, revised Jan 2007.
  8. David Naumark & William Wascher, 2003. "Minimum wages, labor market institutions, and youth employment: a cross-national analysis," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2003-23, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  9. David Neumark & Mark Schweitzer & William Wascher, 2000. "The Effects of Minimum Wages Throughout the Wage Distribution," NBER Working Papers 7519, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2000. "Using the EITC to Help Poor Families: New Evidence and a Comparision with the Minimum Wage," NBER Working Papers 7599, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  11. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2000. "Using the EITC to Increase Family Earnings: New Evidence and a Comparison with the Minimum Wage," JCPR Working Papers 134, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research.
  12. W. Wascher & Palle S. Andersen, 1999. "Sacrifice ratios and the conduct of monetary policy in conditions of low inflation," BIS Working Papers 82, Bank for International Settlements.
  13. S. Krane & W. Wascher, 1999. "The cyclical sensitivity of seasonality in US employment," BIS Working Papers 67, Bank for International Settlements.
  14. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1999. "A Cross-National Analysis of the Effects of Minimum Wages on Youth Employment," NBER Working Papers 7299, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  15. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1998. "Minimum Wages and Training Revisited," NBER Working Papers 6651, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  16. David Neumark & Mark Schweitzer & William Wascher, 1998. "The Effects of Minimum Wages on the Distribution of Family Incomes: A Non-Parametric Analysis," NBER Working Papers 6536, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  17. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1997. "Do Minimum Wages Fight Poverty?," NBER Working Papers 6127, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  18. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1996. "Is the Time-Series Evidence on Minimum Wage Effects Contaminated by Publication Bias?," NBER Working Papers 5631, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  19. David Neumark & William L. Wascher, 1996. "Minimum wage effects on employment and school enrollment: reply to Evans and Turner," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 96-28, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  20. Stuart A. Gabriel & Joe P. Mattey & William L. Wascher, 1996. "Compensating differentials and evolution of the quality-of-life among U.S. states," Working Papers in Applied Economic Theory 96-07, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
  21. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1995. "The Effects of Minimum Wages on Teenage Employment and Enrollment: Evidence from Matched CPS Surveys," NBER Working Papers 5092, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  22. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1995. "Reconciling the evidence on employment effects of minimum wages: a review of our research findings," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 95-53, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  23. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1995. "The Effect of New Jersey's Minimum Wage Increase on Fast-Food Employment: A Re-Evaluation Using Payroll Records," NBER Working Papers 5224, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  24. David E. Lebow & David J. Stockton & William L. Wascher, 1995. "Inflation, nominal wage rigidity, and the efficiency of labor markets," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 95-45, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  25. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1995. "Minimum wage effects on school and work transitions of teenagers," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 95-7, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  26. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1994. "Minimum Wage Effects and Low-Wage Labor Markets: A Disequilibrium Approach," NBER Working Papers 4617, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  27. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1994. "Minimum Wage Effects on Employment and School Enrollment," NBER Working Papers 4679, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  28. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1993. "Employment effects of minimum and subminimum wages: reply to Card, Katz, and Krueger," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 144, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  29. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1993. "Minimum wage effects on employment and school enrollment: evidence from policy variation in schooling quality and compulsory schooling laws," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 133, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  30. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1991. "Evidence on Employment Effects of Minimum Wages and Subminimum Wage Provisions From Panel Data on State Minimum Wage Laws," NBER Working Papers 3859, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  31. Stuart A. Gabriel & Janice Shack-Marquez & William L. Wascher, 1991. "Regional house-price dispersion and interregional migration," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 122, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  32. David Neumark & William L. Wascher, 1989. "Can we improve preliminary estimates of payroll employment growth?," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 97, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  33. Stuart A. Gabriel & Janice Shack-Marquez & William L. Wascher, 1988. "Regional labor markets, cost-of-living differentials, and migration," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 91, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  34. Michael L. Wachter & William L. Wascher, 1986. "Cyclical fluctuations in productivity in a long-run demand equation," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 61, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  35. Edward Montgomery & William Wascher, 1986. "Cross-industry differences in race and gender wage differentials," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 59, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  36. Edward Montgomery & William L. Wascher, 1986. "Creative destruction and the behavior of productivity over the business cycle," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 60, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  37. Janice Shack-Marquez & William L. Wascher, 1986. "Some direct evidence on the importance of borrowing constraints to the labor force participation of married women," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 63, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  38. Robert S. Gay & William L. Wascher, 1985. "Persistence effects in labor force participation," Working Paper Series / Economic Activity Section 44, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).

Articles

  1. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2011. "Does a Higher Minimum Wage Enhance the Effectiveness of the Earned Income Tax Credit?," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 64(4), pages 712-746, July.
  2. Andrew Figura & William Wascher, 2010. "The Causes and Consequences of Sectoral Reallocation: Evidence from the Early 21st Century," Business Economics, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 45(1), pages 49-68, January.
  3. Neumark, David & Wascher, William L., 2007. "Minimum Wages and Employment," Foundations and Trends(R) in Microeconomics, now publishers, vol. 3(1–2), pages 1-182, March.
  4. Stephanie Aaronson & Bruce Fallick & Andrew Figura & Jonathan Pingle & William Wascher, 2006. "The Recent Decline in the Labor Force Participation Rate and Its Implications for Potential Labor Supply," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 37(1), pages 69-154.
  5. David Neumark & Mark Schweitzer & William Wascher, 2005. "The Effects of Minimum Wages on the Distribution of Family Incomes: A Nonparametric Analysis," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 40(4), pages 867-894.
  6. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2004. "The Influence of Labour Market Institutions on the Disemployment Effects of the Minimum Wage," CESifo DICE Report, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 2(2), pages 40-47, 07.
  7. David Neumark & DMark Schweitzer & DaWilliam Wascher, 2004. "Minimum Wage Effects throughout the Wage Distribution," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 39(2).
  8. Roger W. Ferguson & William L. Wascher, 2004. "Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government: Lessons from Past Productivity Booms," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 18(2), pages 3-28, Spring.
  9. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2004. "Minimum wages, labor market institutions, and youth employment: A cross-national analysis," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 57(2), pages 223-248, January.
  10. Gabriel, Stuart A. & Mattey, Joe P. & Wascher, William L., 2003. "Compensating differentials and evolution in the quality-of-life among U.S. states," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 619-649, September.
  11. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 2003. "Minimum wages and skill acquisition: another look at schooling effects," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 22(1), pages 1-10, February.
  12. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2002. "Do Minimum Wages Fight Poverty?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 40(3), pages 315-333, July.
  13. David Neumark & William Wascher, 2002. "State-Level Estimates of Minimum Wage Effects: New Evidence and Interpretations from Disequilibrium Methods," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 37(1), pages 35-62.
  14. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 2001. "Minimum Wages and Training Revisited," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 19(3), pages 563-95, July.
  15. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 2001. "Using The EITC to Help Poor Families: New Evidence and a Comparison with the Minimum Wage," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 54(n. 2), pages 281-318, June.
  16. William Wascher & David Neumark, 2000. "Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast-Food Industry in New Jersey and Pennsylvania: Comment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 90(5), pages 1362-1396, December.
  17. Stuart A. Gabriel & Joe P. Mattey & William L. Wascher, 1999. "House price differentials and dynamics: evidence from the Los Angeles and San Francisco metropolitan areas," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, pages 3-22.
  18. David Neumark & Mark Schweitzer & William Wascher, 1999. "Will increasing the minimum wage help the poor?," Economic Commentary, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, issue Feb.
  19. Krane, Spencer & Wascher, William, 1999. "The cyclical sensitivity of seasonality in U.S. employment," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 44(3), pages 523-553, December.
  20. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 1998. "Is the Time-Series Evidence on Minimum Wage Effects Contaminated by Publication Bias?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 36(3), pages 458-70, July.
  21. Stuart A. Gabriel & Joe P. Mattey & William L. Wascher, 1995. "The demise of California reconsidered: interstate migration over the economic cycle," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, pages 30-48.
  22. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 1995. "Minimum Wage Effects on Employment and School Enrollment," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, American Statistical Association, vol. 13(2), pages 199-206, April.
  23. Neumark, David & Wascher, William, 1995. "Minimum-Wage Effects on School and Work Transitions of Teenagers," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(2), pages 244-49, May.
  24. Gabriel, Stuart A. & Shack-Marquez, Janice & Wascher, William L., 1993. "Does migration arbitrage regional labor market differentials?," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(2), pages 211-233, April.
  25. Gabriel, Stuart A. & Shack-Marquez, Janice & Wascher, William L., 1992. "Regional house-price dispersion and interregional migration," Journal of Housing Economics, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 235-256, September.
  26. David Neumark & William Wascher, 1992. "Employment effects of minimum and subminimum wages: Panel data on state minimum wage laws," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 46(1), pages 55-81, October.
  27. Neumark, David & Wascher, William L, 1991. "Can We Improve upon Preliminary Estimates of Payroll Employment Growth?," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, American Statistical Association, vol. 9(2), pages 197-205, April.
  28. Wachter, Michael L & Wascher, William L, 1991. "Leveling the Peaks and Troughs of the Demographic Cycle: An Application to School Enrollment Rates: A Reply," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 73(3), pages 575-76, August.
  29. Robert S. Gay & William L. Wascher, 1989. "Persistence Effects in Labor Force Participation," Eastern Economic Journal, Eastern Economic Association, vol. 15(3), pages 177-187, Jul-Sep.
  30. Montgomery, Edward & Wascher, William, 1988. "Creative Destruction and the Behavior of Productivity over the Business Cycle," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 70(1), pages 168-72, February.
  31. Janice Shack-Marquez & William L. Wascher, 1987. "Some Direct Evidence on the Importance of Borrowing Constraints to the Labor Force Participation of Married Women," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 22(4), pages 593-602.
  32. Wascher, William L., 1986. "Assessing the relative efficiency of Hausman's test under Bahadur efficiency considerations," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 343-347.
  33. William L. Wascher & Susan W. Burch & John L. Goodman, Jr., 1986. "Economic implications of changing population trends," Federal Reserve Bulletin, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), issue Dec, pages 815-826.
  34. Marquez, Jaime & Shack-Marquez, Janice & Wascher, William L., 1985. "Statistical inference, model selection and research experience : A multinomial model of data mining," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 39-44.
  35. Wachter, Michael L & Wascher, William L, 1984. "Leveling the Peaks and Troughs in the Demographic Cycle: An Application to School Enrollment Rates," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 66(2), pages 208-15, May.
  36. Michael L. Wachter & William L. Wascher, 1983. "Labor market policies in response to structural changes in labor demand," Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, pages 177-229.

Chapters

  1. William Wascher, 2010. "Discussion comments on "Immigration: trends and macroeconomic implications"," BIS Papers chapters, in: Globalisation, labour markets and international adjustment - Essays in honour of Palle S Andersen, volume 50, pages 69-75 Bank for International Settlements.
  2. Palle S Andersen & William L Wascher, 2001. "Understanding the recent behaviour of inflation: an empirical study of wage and price developments in eight countries," BIS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), Empirical studies of structural changes and inflation, volume 3, pages 267-302 Bank for International Settlements.

Books

  1. David Neumark & William L. Wascher, 2008. "Minimum Wages," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262141027, December.

NEP Fields

15 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2013-11-09
  2. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 1999-08-27
  3. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2013-01-19
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (10) 2000-01-31 2000-02-14 2005-05-23 2006-11-12 2006-11-18 2007-02-17 2007-02-24 2007-03-24 2008-10-07 2013-01-19. Author is listed
  5. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2013-01-19
  6. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (7) 1999-09-04 2005-05-23 2007-02-17 2007-02-24 2007-03-24 2013-01-19 2013-02-16. Author is listed
  7. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2013-11-09
  8. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (6) 1998-05-04 1999-08-28 2000-02-14 2000-03-20 2007-02-24 2007-03-24. Author is listed
  9. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 1998-06-03
  10. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 1999-08-27

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