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Fiscal Year Ends and Non-Linear Incentive Contracts: The Effect on Business Seasonality, The Quarterly Journal of Economics, CXIII, February 1998, 149-185. Abstract

The Timeliness of Performance Information in Determining Executive Compensation, with Kevin F. Hallock, The Journal of Corporate Finance, 5, November 1999, 303-321. Abstract

A Theory of Sales Quotas with Limited Liability and Rent Sharing, The Journal of Labor Economics, 18, July 2000, 405-426. Abstract

Are There Sectoral Anomolies Too? An Illustration of the Pitfalls of Multiple Hypothesis Testing, with Michael Greenstone, The Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 15, July 2000, 37-55. Abstract

Layoffs and Litigation, with Scott Schaefer, The RAND Journal of Economics, 31, Summer 2000, 345-358. Abstract

Sorting, Quotas, and the Civil Rights Act of 1991: Who Hires When It's Hard to Fire?, with Scott Schaefer, The Journal of Law and Economics, XLV, April 2002, 41-68. Abstract

Litigation Costs and Returns to Experience, with Scott Schaefer, The American Economic Review, 92, June 2002, 683-705. Abstract

Why Do Firms Use Incentives That Have No Incentive Effects?, The Journal of Finance, 59, August 2004, 1619-1649. Abstract

Recall Bias Among Displaced Workers, Economics Letters, 82, March 2004, 392-397. Abstract

Internal and External Labor Markets: A Personnel Economics Approach, with Edward P. Lazear, Labour Economics, 11, October 2004, 527-554. Abstract

The Structure of Wages and Internal Mobility, with Edward P. Lazear, AER Papers & Proceedings, 94, May 2004, 212-216. Abstract

Why Do Some Firms Give Stock Options To All Employees?: An Empirical Examination of Alternative Theories, with Scott Schaefer, Journal of Financial Economics, 76, April 2005, 99-133. Abstract

Co-Worker Complementarity and the Stability of Top Management Teams, with Rachel M. Hayes and Scott Schaefer, Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, 22, Spring 2006, 184-212. Abstract

Mandated Disclosure, Stock Returns, and the 1964 Securities Acts Amendments, with Michael Greenstone and Annette Vissing-Jorgensen, The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 121, May 2006, 399-460. Abstract

Costs of Broad-Based Stock Option Plans, with Scott Schaefer, Forthcoming, Journal of Financial Intermediation. Abstract

Initial Labor Market Conditions and Long-Term Outcomes for Economists, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 20, Summer 2006, 143-160. Abstract

Wage Structure and Labor Mobility in Sweden, 1970-1990, Forthcoming in The Structure of Wages Within Firms, edited by Edward P. Lazear and Kathryn Shaw. Abstract

Is There an Insider Advantage in Getting Tenure?, AER Papers & Proceedings, 97, May 2007, 501-505. Abstract

Salary or Benefits?, Research in Labor Economics, 28, 2008, 429-467. Abstract

Ability and Employer Learning: Evidence from the Economists Labor Market, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 22, June 2008, 268-289. Abstract

The Making of an Investment Banker: Macroeconomic Shocks, Career Choice, and Lifetime Income,The Journal of Finance, 63, December 2008, 2601-2628. Abstract

Personnel Economics: Hiring and Incentives, with Scott Schaefer, In: Orley Ashenfelter and David Card, editors: Handbook of Labor Economics, Vol 4b, Great Britain, North Holland, 2011, pp. 1769-1823. Abstract

Last update: November 2010