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Institute Working Papers

The Institute Working Papers series showcases the ongoing research of scholars at the Institute on issues related to economic opportunity and inclusive growth. These working papers are preliminary versions that are being shared in a timely manner to a broad research community, with the aim of promoting scholarly debate and soliciting constructive feedback.

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Institute Working Paper 15 | September 12, 2018

Which Ladder to Climb? Wages of Workers by Job, Plant, and Education

Christian Bayer | University of Bonn, CEPR, and IZA
Moritz Kuhn | University of Bonn, CEPR, and IZA

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Institute Working Paper 14 | September 7, 2018

Optimal Need-Based Financial Aid

Mark Colas | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Oregon
Sebastian Findeisen | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Mannheim
Dominik Sachs | LMU Munich

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Institute Working Paper 13 | August 21, 2018

Adjusting to Robots: Worker-Level Evidence

Wolfgang Dauth | University of Würzburg and IAB
Sebastian Findeisen | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Mannheim
Jens Suedekum | DICE Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Nicole Woessner | DICE Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

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Institute Working Paper 12 | August 7, 2018

Location as an Asset

Adrien Bilal | Princeton University
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg | Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute and Princeton University

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Institute Working Paper 11 | August 7, 2018

Rethinking Detroit

Raymond Owens III | Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg | Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute and Princeton University
Pierre-Daniel Sarte | Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

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Institute Working Paper 10 | July 2, 2018

College Access and Attendance Patterns: A Long-Run View

Lutz Hendricks | University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chris Herrington | Virginia Commonwealth University
Todd Schoellman | Senior Research Economist

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Institute Working Paper 9 | June 14, 2018

Income and Wealth Inequality in America, 1949-2016

Moritz Kuhn | University of Bonn, CEPR, and IZA
Moritz Schularick | University of Bonn and CEPR
Ulrike I. Steins | University of Bonn

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Institute Working Paper 8 | April 10, 2018

Medical Expenses and Saving in Retirement: The Case of U.S. and Sweden

Makoto Nakajima | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Irina A. Telyukova | Intensity Corporation

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Institute Working Paper 7 | March 12, 2018

Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage: Evidence from Brazil

Niklas Engbom | Princeton University
Christian Moser | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute Visiting Scholar and Columbia University

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Institute Working Paper 6 | January 29, 2018

Dynamic Responses to Immigration

Mark Colas | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Oregon

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Institute Working Paper 5 | December 1, 2017

Wage Inequality and Job Stability

Ana Luisa Pessoa de Araujo | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Minnesota

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Institute Working Paper 4 | November 28, 2017

Spatial Patterns of Development: A Meso Approach

Stelios Michalopoulos | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute, Brown University, CEPR, and NBER
Elias Papaioannou | London Business School and CEPR

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Institute Working Paper 3 | November 14, 2017

Heterogeneous Workers and Federal Income Taxes in a Spatial Equilibrium

Mark Colas | Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute and University of Oregon
Kevin Hutchinson | eBay Inc.

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Institute Working Paper 2 | September 26, 2017

Emigration during the French Revolution: Consequences in the Short and Longue Durée

Raphaël Franck | Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Stelios Michalopoulos | Visiting Scholar, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute, Brown University, CEPR, and NBER

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Institute Working Paper 1 | August 10, 2017

Human Capital and Development Accounting: New Evidence from Wage Gains at Migration

Lutz Hendricks | University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Todd Schoellman | Senior Research Economist

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