This paper has benefitted greatly from helpful comments on an earlier draft by Stephen Bell, Howard Bloom, David Card, Judith Gueron, Robert LaLonde, Robert Moffitt, Ernst Stromsdorfer, and three anonymous referees. For support in the preparation and production of this paper, the authors gratefully acknowledge the funders of MDRC's Public Policy Outreach project: the Ford Foundation, the Ambrose Monell Foundation, the Alcoa Foundation, and the James Irvine Foundation. The findings and conclusions presented in this article do not necessarily represent the official positions or policies of the funders.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||47|
|Journal||Journal of Economic Literature|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Economics and Econometrics