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Income Volatility and Implications for Food Assistance Programs
Special Issue of Journal of Human Resources 38: Supplement (2003)
Edited by John Karl Scholz and James P. Ziliak


These articles cover a wide range of topics related to income volatility and food assistance programs and evaluation of the safety net.

John Karl Scholz is professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin—Madison. James P. Ziliak is professor of economics and founding director of the Center for Poverty Research at the University of Kentucky.

A listing of the articles is available at jhr.uwpress.org

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Cross-National Comparative Research Using Panel Surveys

Special Issue of Journal of Human Resources 38:2 (Spring 2003)
Edited by James P. Smith, Frank Stafford,
and James R. Walker


Five of the articles explicitly or implicitly examine international differences in savings behavior and wealth accumulation, and the final two articles use international comparisons to assess the status of young children.

March 2010
236 pp
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Noncognitive Skills and Their Development
Special Issue of Journal of Human Resources 43:4 (Fall 2008)
Edited by Thomas J. Kniesner and Bas ter Weel


These articles include recent research on ways to incorporate the noncognitive side of ability in economic theory and to empirically assess and explain its role in labor market and behavioral outcomes.

March 2010
336 pp
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ISBN 978-0-299-23753-0
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March 2010

228 pp
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ISBN 978-0-299-23773-8
ISSN 0022-166X
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