James Albrecht

Georgetown University - Department of Economics

Professor

Washington, DC 20057

United States

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

http://www.CESifo.de

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Is There a Glass Ceiling in Sweden?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University
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Gender Gap, Glass Ceiling, Quantile Regression

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Decomposing the Gender Wage Gap in the Netherlands with Sample Selection Adjustments

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Nov 2004
James Albrecht, Aico van Vuuren and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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gender, quantile regression, selection

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The Knowledge Lift: The Swedish Adult Education Program that Aimed to Eliminate Low Worker Skill Levels

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Groningen and Georgetown University
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returns to education, training, program evaluation, wages, participation, unemployment, schooling, Swedish labor market, selectivity bias, treatment effect

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A Matching Model with Endogenous Skill Requirements

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Aug 2000
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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skills, matching, wages, unemployment

A Matching Model with Endogenous Skill Requirements

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 May 2002
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signaling Hypothesis

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Nov 2001
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Recruitment, Signaling

Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signaling Hypothesis

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 3, pp. 361-372, October 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Nov 2006
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Citation 32

Directed Search in the Housing Market

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2010-005/3
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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Directed Search, Housing

Directed Search in the Housing Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4671
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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directed search, housing

Directed Search in the Housing Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7639
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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directed search, housing

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The Effects of Labor Market Policies in an Economy with an Informal Sector

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2141
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 May 2006
James Albrecht, Lucas Navarro and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Georgetown University
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search, matching, informal sector

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Search by Committee

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3137
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Nov 2007
James Albrecht, Axel Anderson and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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sequential search, voting

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Equilibrium Search with Time-Varying Unemployment Benefits

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jul 2001
James Albrecht and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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The Effect of Information on the Well-Being of the Uninformed: What's the Chance of Getting a Decent Meal in an Unfamiliar City

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Oct 2000
James Albrecht, Susan Vroman and Harald Lang
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Mathematics (MAT)
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Consumer Information, Product Quality, Search

The Effect of Information on the Well-Being of the Uninformed: What's the Chance of Getting a Decent Meal in an Unfamiliar City

Posted: 15 Nov 2000
James Albrecht, Susan Vroman and Harald Lang
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Mathematics (MAT)

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Consumer Information, Product Quality, Search

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Public-Sector Employment in an Equilibrium Search and Matching Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10467
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
James Albrecht, Monica Robayo-Abril and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, World Bank and Georgetown University
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public sector, search and matching, wages, unemployment

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Equilibrium Directed Search with Multiple Applications

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Mar 2003
James Albrecht, Pieter A. Gautier and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam and Georgetown University
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Job Search, Directed Search, Matching

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The Aggregate Labor Market Effects of the Swedish Knowledge Lift Program

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2385
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Groningen and Georgetown University
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job search, returns to education, program evaluation, wages, unemployment, Swedish labor market, calibration

Unionization and the Evolution of the Wage Distribution in Sweden: 1968 to 2000

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4246
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jun 2009
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University
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wage compression, unionization, quantile regression

Unionization and the Evolution of the Wage Distribution in Sweden: 1968 to 2000

Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 64, No. 5, 2011
Posted: 17 Oct 2011
James Albrecht, Anders Bjorklund and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University

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wage compression, unionization, quantile regression

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Selection and the Measured Black-White Wage Gap Among Young Women Revisited

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
James Albrecht, Aico van Vuuren and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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racial log wage gap, selection, women

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Efficiency in a Search and Matching Model with Endogenous Participation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4097
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
James Albrecht, Lucas Navarro and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Georgetown University
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search, matching, efficiency, participation, Hosios rule

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Using Employer Hiring Behavior to Test the Educational Signalling Hypothesis

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Oct 2001
James Albrecht and Jan C. van Ours
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Recruitment, signalling

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The Aggregate Labour Market Effects of the Swedish Knowledge Lift Program

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5927
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
James Albrecht, Gerard J. van den Berg and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Groningen and Georgetown University
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Job search, returns to education, program evaluation, wages, unemployment, Swedish labour market, calibration

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Opportunistic Matching in the Housing Market

International Economic Review, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 641-664, May 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Apr 2007
James Albrecht, Axel Anderson, Eric Smith and Susan Vroman
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Essex - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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An Equilibrium Search Model of Synchronized Sales

International Economic Review, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 473-493, 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Bristol and Georgetown University
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Search Theory: The 2010 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, Issue 2, pp. 237-259, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 May 2011
James Albrecht
Georgetown University - Department of Economics
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Search, unemployment, wage dispersion, D83, E24, J64