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Terra McKinnish

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First Name:Terra
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Last Name:McKinnish
RePEc Short-ID:pmc227
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(99%) Department of Economics
University of Colorado

Boulder, Colorado (United States)
RePEc:edi:decolus (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

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

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Working papers

  1. Lee, Wang-Sheng & McKinnish, Terra, 2019. "Locus of Control and Marital Satisfaction: Couple Perspectives Using Australian Data," IZA Discussion Papers 12599, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. McKinnish, Terra, 2019. "Overwork in Spouse's Degree Field and the Labor Market Outcomes of Skilled Women," IZA Discussion Papers 12149, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Lee, Wang-Sheng & McKinnish, Terra, 2017. "The Marital Satisfaction of Differently-Aged Couples," GLO Discussion Paper Series 84, Global Labor Organization (GLO).
  4. Mansour, Hani & McKinnish, Terra, 2014. "Same-Occupation Spouses: Preferences and Search Costs," IZA Discussion Papers 8370, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Mansour, Hani & McKinnish, Terra, 2013. "Couples' Time Together: Complementarities in Production versus Complementarities in Consumption," IZA Discussion Papers 7848, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Hani Mansour & Terra McKinnish, 2011. "Who Marries Differently-Aged Spouses?: Earnings, Ability and Appearance," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 1123, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
  7. Terra McKinnish & T. Kirk White, 2010. "Who Moves to Mixed-Income Neighborhoods?," Working Papers 10-18, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
  8. Terra McKinnish & Randall Walsh & Kirk White, 2008. "Who Gentrifies Low-Income Neighborhoods?," NBER Working Papers 14036, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Dan A. Black & Terra G. McKinnish & Seth G.Sanders, 2000. "Are We Understating the Impact of Economic Conditions on Welfare Rolls?," Center for Policy Research Policy Briefs 18, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University.


  1. Lee, Wang-Sheng & McKinnish, Terra, 2019. "Locus of control and marital satisfaction: Couple perspectives using Australian data," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 74(C).
  2. Wang-Sheng Lee & Terra McKinnish, 2018. "The marital satisfaction of differently aged couples," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 31(2), pages 337-362, April.
  3. Hani Mansour & Terra McKinnish, 2018. "Same-occupation spouses: preferences or search costs?," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 31(4), pages 1005-1033, October.
  4. McKinnish, Terra, 2017. "Cross-state differences in the minimum wage and out-of-state commuting by low-wage workers," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 137-147.
  5. McKinnish, Terra & Rees, Daniel I. & Langlois, Peter H., 2014. "Seasonality in birth defects, agricultural production and urban location," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 15(C), pages 120-128.
  6. Hani Mansour & Terra McKinnish, 2014. "Who Marries Differently Aged Spouses? Ability, Education, Occupation, Earnings, and Appearance," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 96(3), pages 577-580, July.
  7. Hani Mansour & Terra McKinnish, 2014. "Couples’ time together: complementarities in production versus complementarities in consumption," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 27(4), pages 1127-1144, October.
  8. McKinnish, Terra & White, T. Kirk, 2011. "Who moves to mixed-income neighborhoods?," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 41(3), pages 187-195, May.
  9. McKinnish, Terra & Walsh, Randall & Kirk White, T., 2010. "Who gentrifies low-income neighborhoods?," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(2), pages 180-193, March.
  10. Terra McKinnish, 2009. "A Future of Good Jobs? – Edited by Timothy J. Bartik and Susan N. Houseman," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 40(1), pages 181-183, March.
  11. Terra Mckinnish, 2008. "Spousal Mobility and Earnings," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 45(4), pages 829-849, November.
  12. McKinnish, Terra, 2007. "Welfare-induced migration at state borders: New evidence from micro-data," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(3-4), pages 437-450, April.
  13. Terra G. McKinnish, 2007. "Sexually Integrated Workplaces and Divorce: Another Form of On-the-Job Search," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 42(2).
  14. Yonmin Chen & Terra Mckinnish, 2005. "Do Economics Departments Search Optimally in Faculty Recruiting?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 43(3), pages 676-688, July.
  15. Dan A. Black & Terra G. McKinnish & Seth G. Sanders, 2005. "Tight Labor Markets and the Demand for Education: Evidence from the Coal Boom and Bust," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 59(1), pages 3-16, October.
  16. Dan Black & Terra McKinnish & Seth Sanders, 2005. "The Economic Impact Of The Coal Boom And Bust," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 115(503), pages 449-476, April.
  17. McKinnish, Terra, 2005. "Lagged dependent variables and specification bias," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 88(1), pages 55-59, July.
  18. Terra McKinnish, 2005. "Importing the Poor: Welfare Magnetism and Cross-Border Welfare Migration," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 40(1).
  19. Terra G. Mckinnish, 2004. "Occupation, Sex-Integration, and Divorce," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 94(2), pages 322-325, May.
  20. Black, Dan A. & McKinnish, Terra G. & Sanders, Seth G., 2003. "Does the availability of high-wage jobs for low-skilled men affect welfare expenditures? Evidence from shocks to the steel and coal industries," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 87(9-10), pages 1921-1942, September.
  21. Dan Black & Terra McKinnish, 2002. "Are We Understanding the Impact of Economic Conditions on Welfare Rolls?," Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE), Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC), Curtin Business School, vol. 5(4), pages 489-505, December.
  22. Terra McKinnish & Seth Sanders & Jeffrey Smith, 1999. "Estimates of Effective Guarantees and Tax Rates in the AFDC Program for the Post-OBRA Period," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 34(2), pages 312-345.

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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 9 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-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2011-05-24 2012-07-14 2014-08-25 2017-07-16
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (4) 2008-01-12 2008-02-16 2008-06-07 2010-10-02
  3. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2008-01-12 2008-06-07
  4. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (2) 2014-08-25 2019-03-04
  5. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (2) 2008-01-12 2010-10-02
  6. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2017-07-16
  7. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-07-14
  8. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2012-07-14


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