Candace Howes

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*Candace Howes is the Hogate‐Ferrin'43 Professor of Economics at Connecticut College. She recently conducted a study of the home‐care workforce that was funded over a two year period by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Atlantic Philanthropies. Results of that study have appeared in Industrial Relations, The State of California Labor, and The(More)
2 This revised paper uses 52 months of data, rather than the 41 months used in an earlier version. The results have changed substantially as a consequence. Impact of a large wage increase… page 2 Abstract This study is one of the very few large-scale empirical investigations of the effect of wages on labor market outcomes in any direct care industry, and(More)
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