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William Alpert

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First Name:William
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Last Name:Alpert
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RePEc Short-ID:pal78
University of Connecticut Department of Economics 1 University Place Stamford, CT 06901
203-251-8413
Terminal Degree:1979 Department of Economics; School of Arts and Sciences; Columbia University (from RePEc Genealogy)

Affiliation

Department of Economics
University of Connecticut

Storrs, Connecticut (United States)
http://www.econ.uconn.edu/

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(860) 486-4463
309 Oak Hall, 365 Fairfield Way/U-63, Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1063
RePEc:edi:deuctus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. William T. Alpert & Alexander Vaninsky, 2013. "Efficiency of College Education in the Labor Market of the United States," Working papers 2013-22, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  2. William T. Alpert & Oskar R. Harmon, 2013. "The Alpha of a Survey of the Literature in Economic and Financial Literacy," Working papers 2013-06, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  3. William T. Alpert & Archita Banik & Oskar R. Harmon & James Lambrinos & Richard N. Langlois, 2012. "Class Attendance, PowerPoint Slides and Learning Outcomes," Working papers 2012-42, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  4. William T. Alpert & Oskar R. Harmon & Joseph Histen, 2012. "Online Discussion and Learning Outcomes," Working papers 2012-35, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  5. William Alpert & John Stiver, 2002. "On Modeling and Controlling the Effects of Variable Labor Effort: A Theoretical Explanation of the Truck System," Working papers 2002-38, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. William T. Alpert & Kenneth A. Couch & Oskar R. Harmon, 2016. "A Randomized Assessment of Online Learning," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 106(5), pages 378-382, May.
  2. Oskar Harmon & William Alpert & Archita Banik & James Lambrinos, 2015. "Class Absence, Instructor Lecture Notes, Intellectual Styles, and Learning Outcomes," Atlantic Economic Journal, Springer;International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 43(3), pages 349-361, September.
  3. Oskar Harmon & William Alpert & Joseph Histen, 2014. "Online Discussion and Learning Outcomes," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer;International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 20(1), pages 33-44, February.
  4. Christopher Ruebeck & Sarah Stafford & Nicola Tynan & William Alpert & Gwendolyn Ball & Bridget Butkevich, 2003. "Targeting Teaching Network Externalities and Standardization: A Classroom Demonstration," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 69(4), pages 1000-1008, April.
  5. Eileen Trzcinski & William T. Alpert, 1994. "Pregnancy and Parental Leave Benefits in the United States and Canada: Judicial Decisions and Legislation," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 29(2), pages 535-554.
  6. Greenberg, E & Pollard, W A & Alpert, W T, 1989. "Statistical Properties of Data Stretching," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 4(4), pages 383-391, Oct.-Dec..
  7. Alpert, William T., 1986. "Teachers, unions, and change: A comparative study : D.K. Jessup. New York: Praeger, 1985. pp. x + 256. Price: $33.95 (cloth)," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 5(4), pages 440-441, August.
  8. Alpert, William T., 1985. "Unions and public schools : Randall W. Eberts and Joe A. Stone. Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath, 1984. pp. 188. $24.00 (cloth)," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 4(4), pages 359-360, August.
  9. Alpert, William T., 1980. "The Army and Civil Disorder. By Jerry M. Cooper. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1980. Pp. xv, 284. $22.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 40(04), pages 910-911, December.
  10. Alpert, William T., 1980. "Case Studies on the Labor Process. Edited by Andrew Zimbalist. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1980. Pp. xxiv, 314. $16.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 40(03), pages 655-656, September.

Chapters

  1. William T. Alpert & Michael A. MacDowell, 2011. "Private, Corporate and Government Funding for Economic Education," Chapters,in: International Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics, chapter 74 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury, 2000. "Introduction," Book chapters authored by Upjohn Institute researchers,in: William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury (ed.), Employee Benefits and Labor Markets in Canada and the United States, chapter 1, pages 1-12 W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
  3. William T. Alpert & John B. Shoven & John Whalley, 1992. "Introduction to "Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons"," NBER Chapters,in: Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons, pages 1-24 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Books

  1. William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury (ed.), 2000. "Employee Benefits and Labor Markets in Canada and the United States," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number eblm, November.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. William T. Alpert & Archita Banik & Oskar R. Harmon & James Lambrinos & Richard N. Langlois, 2012. "Class Attendance, PowerPoint Slides and Learning Outcomes," Working papers 2012-42, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Tisha L. N. Emerson & Linda K. English & KimMarie McGoldrick, 2018. "The High Costs of Large Enrollment Classes: Can Cooperative Learning Help?," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan;Eastern Economic Association, vol. 44(3), pages 455-474, June.

Articles

  1. William T. Alpert & Kenneth A. Couch & Oskar R. Harmon, 2016. "A Randomized Assessment of Online Learning," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 106(5), pages 378-382, May.

    Cited by:

    1. Joshua Goodman & Julia Melkers & Amanda Pallais, 2016. "Can Online Delivery Increase Access to Education?," NBER Working Papers 22754, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    2. Oskar Harmon & Robert Szarka, 2018. "Using Google Drawings to Create Homework Exercises," Journal of Economics Teaching, Journal of Economics Teaching, vol. 2(2), pages 68-78, January.

  2. Christopher Ruebeck & Sarah Stafford & Nicola Tynan & William Alpert & Gwendolyn Ball & Bridget Butkevich, 2003. "Targeting Teaching Network Externalities and Standardization: A Classroom Demonstration," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 69(4), pages 1000-1008, April.

    Cited by:

    1. Elizabeth J. Jensen, 2011. "Teaching Undergraduate Industrial Organization Economics," Chapters,in: International Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics, chapter 54 Edward Elgar Publishing.

  3. Eileen Trzcinski & William T. Alpert, 1994. "Pregnancy and Parental Leave Benefits in the United States and Canada: Judicial Decisions and Legislation," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 29(2), pages 535-554.

    Cited by:

    1. Tzannatos, Zafiris, 1999. "Women and Labor Market Changes in the Global Economy: Growth Helps, Inequalities Hurt and Public Policy Matters," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 551-569, March.
    2. Christopher J. Ruhm & Jackqueline L. Teague, 1995. "Parental Leave Policies in Europe and North America," NBER Working Papers 5065, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Christopher J. Ruhm, 1997. "Policy Watch: The Family and Medical Leave Act," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 11(3), pages 175-186, Summer.
    4. Rossin-Slater, Maya, 2017. "Maternity and Family Leave Policy," IZA Discussion Papers 10500, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    5. Maya Rossin-Slater, 2017. "Maternity and Family Leave Policy," NBER Working Papers 23069, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    6. Tzannatos, Zafiris, 1998. "Women and labor market changes in the global economy : growth helps, inequalities hurt, and public policy matters," Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes 20051, The World Bank.
    7. Maria J. Hanratty, 1994. "Social Welfare Programs for Women and Children: The United States versus France," NBER Chapters,in: Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?, pages 301-332 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

  4. Greenberg, E & Pollard, W A & Alpert, W T, 1989. "Statistical Properties of Data Stretching," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 4(4), pages 383-391, Oct.-Dec..

    Cited by:

    1. Mark Partridge, 2002. "Moonlighting in a High Growth Economy: Evidence from U.S. State-Level Data," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 33(4), pages 424-452.

Chapters

  1. William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury, 2000. "Introduction," Book chapters authored by Upjohn Institute researchers,in: William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury (ed.), Employee Benefits and Labor Markets in Canada and the United States, chapter 1, pages 1-12 W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.

    Cited by:

    1. Oded Galor & Quamrul Ashraf, 2008. "Human Genetic Diversity and Comparative Economic Development," Working Papers 2008-3, Brown University, Department of Economics.
    2. Cemal Eren Arbatli & Quamrul H. Ashraf & Oded Galor, 2015. "The Nature of Conflict," NBER Working Papers 21079, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Quamrul Ashraf & Oded Galor, 2013. "The 'Out of Africa' Hypothesis, Human Genetic Diversity, and Comparative Economic Development," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(1), pages 1-46, February.
    4. Gürtler, Marc & Heithecker, Dirk, 2005. "Der Haftungsbeitrag des Eigenkapitals bei Kreditgeschäften im Rahmen der Marktzinsmethode," Working Papers FW18V1, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Institute of Finance.
    5. Zhang, L.X. & Yang, Z.F. & Chen, G.Q., 2007. "Emergy analysis of cropping-grazing system in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 35(7), pages 3843-3855, July.
    6. Amitrajeet A. Batabyal & Hamid Beladi, 2008. "Trade, the Damage from Alien Species, and the Effects of Protectionism Under Alternate Market Structures," Working Papers 0043, College of Business, University of Texas at San Antonio.
    7. Batabyal, Amitrajeet A. & Nijkamp, Peter, 2005. "On Container Versus Time Based Inspection Policies in Invasive Species Management," 2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI 19356, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
    8. Sinden, John Alfred & Griffith, Garry, 2007. "Combining economic and ecological arguments to value the environmental gains from control of 35 weeds in Australia," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 61(2-3), pages 396-408, March.
    9. Koo, Won W. & Mattson, Jeremy W., 2004. "Economics Of Detection And Control Of Invasive Species: Workshop Highlights," Special Reports 23068, North Dakota State University, Center for Agricultural Policy and Trade Studies.

  2. William T. Alpert & John B. Shoven & John Whalley, 1992. "Introduction to "Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons"," NBER Chapters,in: Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons, pages 1-24 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

    Cited by:

    1. Cardenete, Manuel Alejandro & Delgado, M. Carmen, 2015. "A simulation of impact of withdrawal European funds on Andalusian economy using a dynamic CGE model: 2014–20," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 83-92.

Books

  1. William T. Alpert & Stephen A. Woodbury (ed.), 2000. "Employee Benefits and Labor Markets in Canada and the United States," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number eblm, November.

    Cited by:

    1. Anja Decressin & Julia Lane & Kristin McCue & Martha Stinson, 2005. "Employer-Provided Benefit Plans, Workforce Composition and Firm Outcomes," Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Technical Papers 2005-01, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 5 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2012-12-22 2013-09-06
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2013-04-13
  3. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2013-09-06
  4. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2013-04-13
  5. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2013-04-13
  6. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2013-09-06
  7. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2013-09-06

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