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Carmel U. Chiswick

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First Name:Carmel
Middle Name:U.
Last Name:Chiswick
RePEc Short-ID:pch426
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Prof. Carmel U. Chiswick 3901 Connecticut Ave., NW, #508 Washington, DC 20008-6406


(95%) Department of Economics
George Washington University

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:degwuus (more details at EDIRC)

(4%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Department of Economics
University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, Illinois (United States)
RePEc:edi:deuicus (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Carmel Chiswick, 2021. "Economics and American Judaism in the 21st Century," Working Papers 2021-16, The George Washington University, Institute for International Economic Policy.
  2. Carmel Chiswick, 2018. "Modelling Economic Development: The Lewis Model Updated," Working Papers 2018-5, The George Washington University, Institute for International Economic Policy.
  3. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2014. "Immigrants and Religion," IZA Discussion Papers 8092, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2013. "Competition vs. Monopoly in the Religious Marketplace: Judaism in the United States and Israel," IZA Discussion Papers 7188, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2010. "Economics and Religion," IZA Discussion Papers 4868, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2010. "How Economics Helped Shape American Judaism," IZA Discussion Papers 5068, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2010. "Egalitarian Religion and Economics," IZA Discussion Papers 4904, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2006. "The Economic Determinants of Ethnic Assimilation," IZA Discussion Papers 2212, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  9. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2005. "An Economic Perspective on Religious Education: Complements and Substitutes in a Human Capital Portfolio," IZA Discussion Papers 1456, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  10. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2003. "History of Historical Statistics of the United States," IZA Discussion Papers 858, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  11. Chiswick, Carmel U., 2003. "Immigrant Religious Adjustment: An Economic Approach to Jewish Migrations," IZA Discussion Papers 863, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Chiswick CU., 1981. "Distribution of income in Thailand," ILO Working Papers 992110183402676, International Labour Organization.


  1. Carmel Chiswick, 2009. "The economic determinants of ethnic assimilation," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 22(4), pages 859-880, October.
  2. Evelyn Lehrer & Carmel Chiswick, 1993. "Religion as a determinant of marital stability," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 30(3), pages 385-404, August.
  3. Chiswick, Carmel U. & Chiswick, Barry R. & Karras, Georgios, 1992. "The impact of immigrants on the macroeconomy," Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(1), pages 279-316, December.
  4. Chiswick, Carmel U & Lehrer, Evelyn L, 1990. "On Marriage-Specific Human Capital: Its Role as a Determinant of Remarriage," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 3(3), pages 193-213, October.
  5. Chiswick, Carmel U, 1989. "The Impact of Immigration on the Human Capital of Natives," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 7(4), pages 464-486, October.
  6. Chiswick, Carmel U., 1988. "The Philippine Economy and the United States: Studies in Past and Present Interactions. Edited by Norman G. Owen. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies, 1983. ," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 48(3), pages 768-769, September.
  7. Chiswick, Carmel U., 1988. "Prosperity Without Progress: Manila Hemp and Material Life in the Colonial Philippines. By Norman G. Owen. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984. Pp. xxii, 312. $30.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 48(3), pages 769-770, September.
  8. Chiswick, Carmel U., 1986. "The efficiency-wage hypothesis : Applying a general model of the interaction between labor quantity and quality," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 311-323, March.
  9. Chiswick, Carmei. U., 1986. "World Bank Staff working paper, no. 661. user charges for education: The ability and willingness to pay in Malawi : Jee-Peng Tan, Kiong Hock Lee and Alain Mingat. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1984. pp.," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 5(3), pages 330-331, June.
  10. Chiswick, Carmel U, 1985. "The Elasticity of Substitution Revisited: The Effects of Secular Changes in Labor Force Structure," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 3(4), pages 490-507, October.
  11. Barry R. Chiswick & Carmel U. Chiswick, 1984. "Analysis," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 27(4), pages 51-55, September.
  12. Chiswick, Carmel U., 1984. "The impact of education policy on economic development: Quantity, quality and earnings of labor," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 121-130, April.
  13. Chiswick, Carmel U, 1983. "Analysis of Earnings from Household Enterprises: Methodology and Application to Thailand," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 65(4), pages 658-662, November.
  14. Chiswick, Carmel U., 1983. "Asia - The Political Economy of Productivity: Thai Agricultural Development, 1880–1975. By David Feeny. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1982. Pp. x, 238. $28.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 43(1), pages 326-328, March.
  15. Carmel U. Chiswick, 1982. "The Value of a Housewife's Time," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 17(3), pages 413-425.
  16. Chiswick, Carmel Ullman, 1977. "On estimating earnings functions for LDCs," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 4(1), pages 67-78, February.


  1. Carmel U. Chiswick, 2006. "An economic perspective on religious education: complements and substitutes in a human capital portfolio," Research in Labor Economics, in: The Economics of Immigration and Social Diversity, pages 449-467, Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
    RePEc:eme:rlec11:s0147-9121(05)24014-1 is not listed on IDEAS

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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 10 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-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality and Poverty (4) 2003-09-08 2005-01-16 2010-04-17 2021-10-18
  2. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (3) 2010-04-17 2010-05-08 2014-04-18
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (3) 2010-07-31 2014-04-18 2021-10-18
  4. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (3) 2003-09-08 2010-04-17 2010-05-08
  5. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (2) 2010-07-31 2014-04-18
  6. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2013-02-16
  7. NEP-CWA: Central and Western Asia (1) 2021-10-18
  8. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (1) 2003-09-08
  9. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2018-10-08
  10. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2010-05-08
  11. NEP-SOC: Social Norms and Social Capital (1) 2010-04-17


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