Melissa Kearney
Melissa Kearney
Professor of Economics, University of Maryland
Verified email at econ.umd.edu
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Trends in US wage inequality: Revising the revisionists
DH Autor, LF Katz, MS Kearney
The Review of economics and statistics 90 (2), 300-323, 2008
31482008
The polarization of the US labor market
D Autor, LF Katz, MS Kearney
National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006
23822006
Parental education and parental time with children
J Guryan, E Hurst, M Kearney
Journal of Economic perspectives 22 (3), 23-46, 2008
11092008
Why is the teen birth rate in the United States so high and why does it matter?
MS Kearney, PB Levine
Journal of Economic Perspectives 26 (2), 141-63, 2012
4382012
Media Influences on Social Outcomes: The Impact of MTV's 16 and Pregnant on Teen Childbearing
MS Kearney, PB Levine
American Economic Review 105 (12), 3597-3632, 2015
3552015
Rising wage inequality: The role of composition and prices
D Autor, LF Katz, MS Kearney
National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005
3252005
State lotteries and consumer behavior
MS Kearney
Journal of Public Economics 89 (11-12), 2269-2299, 2005
2432005
Income inequality, social mobility, and the decision to drop out of high school
MS Kearney, PB Levine
National Bureau of Economic Research, 2014
2162014
House prices and birth rates: The impact of the real estate market on the decision to have a baby
LJ Dettling, MS Kearney
Journal of Public Economics 110, 82-100, 2014
2122014
Subsidized contraception, fertility, and sexual behavior
MS Kearney, PB Levine
The review of Economics and Statistics 91 (1), 137-151, 2009
2072009
Is there an effect of incremental welfare benefits on fertility behavior? A look at the family cap
MS Kearney
Journal of Human Resources 39 (2), 295-325, 2004
1782004
Explaining the decline in the US employment-to-population ratio: A review of the evidence
KG Abraham, MS Kearney
Journal of Economic Literature 58 (3), 585-643, 2020
1482020
Ten economic facts about crime and incarceration in the United States
MS Kearney, BH Harris, E Jácome, L Parker
Hamilton Project, Brookings, 2014
1382014
Gambling at lucky stores: Empirical evidence from state lottery sales
J Guryan, MS Kearney
American Economic Review 98 (1), 458-73, 2008
1212008
Male earnings, marriageable men, and nonmarital fertility: Evidence from the fracking boom
MS Kearney, R Wilson
Review of Economics and Statistics 100 (4), 678-690, 2018
1202018
Income inequality and early nonmarital childbearing
MS Kearney, PB Levine
Journal of Human Resources 49 (1), 1-31, 2014
1192014
Product recalls, imperfect information, and spillover effects: Lessons from the consumer response to the 2007 toy recalls
S Freedman, M Kearney, M Lederman
Review of Economics and Statistics 94 (2), 499-516, 2012
1162012
The economic winners and losers of legalized gambling
MS Kearney
National Tax Journal 58 (2), 281-302, 2005
1092005
Making savers winners: An overview of prize-linked savings products
MS Kearney, P Tufano, J Guryan, E Hurst
National Bureau of Economic Research, 2010
892010
Investigating recent trends in the US teen birth rate
MS Kearney, PB Levine
Journal of Health Economics 41, 15-29, 2015
872015
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