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The Determinants of Planned Retirement Age
This paper develops and estimates a model of planned retirement age that views the retirement decision as depending partially on individual tastes and opportunities--reflected in retirement… Expand
A Survey of Management Training and Education Practices in U.S. Companies.
A survey was systematically developed to assess issues related to management training and education, and it was sent to 1,000 randomly selected U.S. companies with at least 1,000 employees. Based on… Expand
Effects of Unemployment Insurance Work-Search Requirements: The Maryland Experiment
This paper describes findings from a 1994 experimental evaluation of alternative work-search requirements in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) program. Requiring additional employer contacts or… Expand
Experimental Evidence on Unemployment Insurance Work-Search Policies
This paper describes findings from an experimental evaluation of alternative work-search policies in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) program. We find that the no work-search treatment significantly… Expand
Does Job Corps Work? Summary of the National Job Corps Study. Summary Report.
Summarizes the main findings from a series of other reports on the study. Concludes that centers deliver comprehensive and consistent services. Furthermore, Job Corps makes a meaningful difference in… Expand
Dynamic Hours of Work Functions for Husbands, Wives, and Single Females
Hours of work equations are derived from the constrained maximization of a utility function that is not separable over time and that varies with a household's demographic structure. These equations… Expand
Additional Evidence on the Effects of Alternative Taxes on Cigarette Prices
- T. Johnson
- Journal of Political Economy
- 1 April 1978
In a recent paper, Barzel (1976) argues that if product quality is allowed to adjust then the effect of various types of taxes on the price of a commodity differs from that suggested by conventional… Expand
Promoting energy conservation: An analysis of behavioral research
This book reviews and analyzes the past ten years of research on changing the energy-related behavior of individuals. It reviews the results of about 200 studies and presents them in a form usable by… Expand
AN ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACT OF CETA PROGRAMS ON PARTICIPANTS' EARNINGS
This paper provides estimates of the impact of CETA programs on participants' postprogram earnings using matched comparison groups developed from a "nearest-neighbor" matching technique. Our basic… Expand