These volumes of the Handbook have a notable representation of authors - and topics of importance - from throughout the world. 773–1823 (2011) Volume 4, Part A. pp. The first-rate papers here address important problems in labor economics, often from new perspectives. Handbook of Labor Economics. Leading labor economists demonstrate how better data and advanced experiments help them apply economic theory, yielding sharper analyses and conclusions. Thanks in advance for your time. Developments in Research Methods and their Application Decomposition Methods in Economics, Nicole Fortin (University of British Columbia), Thomas Lemieux (University of British Columbia), and Sergio Firpo (Escola de Economia de São Paulo) Field Experiments in Labor Economics, John List (University of Chicago) and Imran Rasul (University College London) Lab Labor: What Can Labor … As before, many of these analyses are provocative and controversial because they are so directly relevant to both public policy and private decision making. "New Developments and Research on Labor Markets" (volume 4B) proposes answers to this and other questions on important topics of public policy. Modern labor economics has continued to grow and develop since the first volumes of this Handbook were published. We are always looking for ways to improve customer experience on Elsevier.com. 2943–3630 (1999) Volume 3, Part B. pp. ScienceDirect ® is a registered trademark of Elsevier B.V. ScienceDirect ® is a registered trademark of Elsevier B.V. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01001-5, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01002-7, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01003-9, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01004-0, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01005-2, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01006-4, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01007-6, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01008-8, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01009-X, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01010-6, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01011-8, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01012-X, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01013-1, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01014-3, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01015-5, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01016-7, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1573-4463(86)01018-0, select article Introduction to the series, select article Chapter 1 Labor supply of men: A survey, select article Chapter 2 Female labor supply: A survey, select article Chapter 3 Models of marital status and childbearing, Chapter 3 Models of marital status and childbearing, select article Chapter 4 Home production — A survey, select article Chapter 5 Retirement from the labor force, Chapter 5 Retirement from the labor force, select article Chapter 6 Demand for education, select article Chapter 7 Forestalling the demise of empirical economics: The role of microdata in labor economics research, Chapter 7 Forestalling the demise of empirical economics: The role of microdata in labor economics research, select article Chapter 8 The demand for labor in the long run, Chapter 8 The demand for labor in the long run, select article Chapter 9 Dynamic models of labour demand, Chapter 9 Dynamic models of labour demand, select article Chapter 10 Wage determinants: A survey and reinterpretation of human capital earnings functions, Chapter 10 Wage determinants: A survey and reinterpretation of human capital earnings functions, select article Chapter 11 The determination of life cycle earnings: A survey, Chapter 11 The determination of life cycle earnings: A survey, select article Chapter 12 The theory of equalizing differences, Chapter 12 The theory of equalizing differences, select article Chapter 13 The economic analysis of labor market discrimination: A survey, Chapter 13 The economic analysis of labor market discrimination: A survey. Privacy Policy The combinations of these improved empirical findings with new models enable the authors of these chapters to reveal how labor economists are developing new and innovative ways to measure key parameters and test important hypotheses. Explore handbook content Latest volume All volumes. Modern labor economics has continued to grow and develop since the first volumes of this Handbook were published. 1–772 (2011) Volume 3, Part C. pp. Latest volumes. The subject matter of labor economics continues to have at its core an attempt to systematically find empirical analyses that are consistent with a systematic and parsimonious theoretical understanding of the diverse phenomenon that make up the labor market. Volume 4 of the Handbook has succeeded in not only updating coverage in many areas, but in synthesizing studies and approaches in ways that contribute importantly to the field.