Robert LaLonde

University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

Professor of Public Policy

1155 East 60th Street

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

The Impact of Incarceration in State Prison on the Employment Prospects of Women

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1792
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Rosa Cho and Robert LaLonde
University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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prison, women, employment

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Simple Tests for Selection: Learning More from Instrumental Variables

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6392
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Apr 2017
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Wisconsin - Madison and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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instrumental variable, local average treatment effect, selection, test

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Female Offenders' Use of Social Welfare Programs Before and after Jail and Prison: Does Prison Cause Welfare Dependency?

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-13
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Kristin F. Butcher and Robert LaLonde
Wellesley College and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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Incarceration, Welfare Reform, Welfare Dependency

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Should We Teach Old Dogs New Tricks? The Impact of Community College Retraining on Older Displaced Workers

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 11 Feb 2004
Louis Jacobson, Robert LaLonde and Daniel G. Sullivan
Westat, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Estimating the Returns to Community College Schooling for Displaced Workers

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 May 2003
Daniel G. Sullivan, Louis Jacobson and Robert LaLonde
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Westat and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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Do Displaced Workers Benefit from Community College Courses? Findings from Administrative Data and Directions for Future Research

Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 05-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Oct 2007
Robert LaLonde, Louis Jacobson and Daniel G. Sullivan
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Westat and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Simple Tests for Selection Bias: Learning More from Instrumental Variables

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9346
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Sep 2015
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, University of Wisconsin - Madison and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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local average treatment effects, selection, instrumental variables

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Testing for Selection Bias

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8455
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Joonhwi Joo and Robert LaLonde
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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selection bias, program evaluation, average treatment effects

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Should Government Go It Alone or with a Partner: A Comparison of Outcomes from a Work Release Program Using Different Policy Tools

Indiana University, Bloomington School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper No. 2576477
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Haeil Jung, Deanna Malatesta and Robert LaLonde
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), O'Neill School of Public & Environmental Affairs and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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policy tools; policy implementation; collaborations; point of service contracts; work release programs; and sector differences

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Estimating the Effect of Training on Employment and Unemployment Durations: Evidence from Experimental Data

NBER Working Paper No. w3912
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2021
John C. Ham and Robert LaLonde
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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The Assimilation of Immigrants in the U.S. Labor Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w3573
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Nov 2007
Robert LaLonde and Robert H. Topel
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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