Department of Economics
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Michigan
Information about this author at RePEc
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|June 2019||Public Universities: The Supply Side of Building a Skilled Workforce|
with Breno Braga, Gaurav Khanna, Sarah Turner: w25945
Published: John Bound & Breno Braga & Gaurav Khanna & Sarah Turner, 2019. "Public Universities: The Supply Side of Building a Skilled Workforce," RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences, vol 5(5), pages 43-66.
|February 2019||The Declining Labor Market Prospects of Less-Educated Men|
with Ariel J. Binder: w25577
Published: Ariel J. Binder & John Bound, 2019. "The Declining Labor Market Prospects of Less-Educated Men," Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol 33(2), pages 163-190.
|May 2017||Understanding the Economic Impact of the H-1B Program on the United States|
with Gaurav Khanna, Nicolas Morales
in High-Skilled Migration to the United States and Its Economic Consequences, Gordon H. Hanson, William R. Kerr, and Sarah Turner, editors
in Education, Skills, and Technical Change: Implications for Future U.S. GDP Growth, Charles R. Hulten and Valerie A. Ramey, editors
|February 2017||Understanding the Economic Impact of the H-1B Program on the U.S.|
with Gaurav Khanna, Nicolas Morales: w23153
|December 2016||A Passage to America: University Funding and International Students|
with Breno Braga, Gaurav Khanna, Sarah Turner: w22981
Published: John Bound & Breno Braga & Gaurav Khanna & Sarah Turner, 2020. "A Passage to America: University Funding and International Students," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, vol 12(1), pages 97-126.
|September 2014||Finishing Degrees and Finding Jobs: U.S. Higher Education and the Flow of Foreign IT Workers|
with Murat Demirci, Gaurav Khanna, Sarah Turner: w20505
|June 2014||Finishing Degrees and Finding Jobs: U.S. Higher Education and the Flow of Foreign IT Workers|
with Murat Demirci, Gaurav Khanna, Sarah Turner
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 15, William R. Kerr, Josh Lerner, and Scott Stern, editors
|October 2012||Recruitment of Foreigners in the Market for Computer Scientists in the United States|
with Breno Braga, Joseph M. Golden, Gaurav Khanna
in US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy, Sarah Turner and William Kerr, organizers
|September 2010||Higher Education|
with Sarah Turner NBER Reporter 2010 number 4
|May 2010||Coming to America: Where Do International Doctorate Students Study and How Do US Universities Respond?|
with Sarah Turner
in American Universities in a Global Market, Charles T. Clotfelter, editor
|April 2010||Increasing Time to Baccalaureate Degree in the United States|
with Michael F. Lovenheim, Sarah Turner: w15892
Published: John Bound & Michael F. Lovenheim & Sarah Turner, 2012. "Increasing Time to Baccalaureate Degree in the United States," Education Finance and Policy, MIT Press, vol. 7(4), pages 375-424, September. citation courtesy of
|December 2009||Why Have College Completion Rates Declined? An Analysis of Changing Student Preparation and Collegiate Resources|
with Michael Lovenheim, Sarah Turner: w15566
Published: John Bound & Michael F. Lovenheim & Sarah Turner, 2010.
"Why Have College Completion Rates Declined? An Analysis of Changing Student Preparation and Collegiate Resources,"
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics,
American Economic Association, vol. 2(3), pages 129-57, July.
citation courtesy of
|August 2009||Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition|
with Brad Hershbein, Bridget Terry Long: w15272
Published: John Bound & Brad Hershbein & Bridget Terry Long, 2009. "Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 23(4), pages 119-46, Fall. citation courtesy of
|June 2009||Internationalization of U.S. Doctorate Education|
with Sarah Turner, Patrick Walsh
in Science and Engineering Careers in the United States: An Analysis of Markets and Employment, Richard B. Freeman and Daniel Goroff, editors
|March 2009||Internationalization of U.S. Doctorate Education|
with Sarah Turner, Patrick Walsh: w14792
|November 2007||Health, Economic Resources and the Work Decisions of Older Men|
with Todd Stinebrickner, Timothy Waidmann: w13657
Published: Bound, John & Stinebrickner, Todd & Waidmann, Timothy, 2010.
"Health, economic resources and the work decisions of older men,"
Journal of Econometrics,
Elsevier, vol. 156(1), pages 106-129, May.
citation courtesy of
|August 2006||Cohort Crowding: How Resources Affect Collegiate Attainment|
with Sarah Turner: w12424
Published: Bound, John & Turner, Sarah, 2007. "Cohort crowding: How resources affect collegiate attainment," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(5-6), pages 877-899, June. citation courtesy of
|September 2002||The Welfare Implications of Increasing Disability Insurance Benefit Generosity|
with Julie Berry Cullen, Austin Nichols, Lucie Schmidt: w9155
Published: Bound, John, Julie Berry Cullen, Austin Nichols and Lucie Schmidt. "The Welfare Implications Of Increasing Disability Insurance Benefit Generosity," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(12,Dec), 2487-2514. citation courtesy of
|July 2002||Closing the Gap or Widening the Divide: The Effects of the G.I. Bill and World War II on the Educational Outcomes of Black Americans|
with Sarah E. Turner: w9044
Published: Turner, Sarah and John Bound. "Closing The Gap Or Widening The Divide: The Effects Of The G.I. Bill And World War II On The Educational Outcomes Of Black Americans," Journal of Economic History, 2003, v63(1,Mar), 145-177. citation courtesy of
|October 2001||Trade in University Training: Cross-State Variation in the Production and Use of College-Educated Labor|
with Jeffrey Groen, Gabor Kezdi, Sarah Turner: w8555
Published: John Bound & Jeffrey Groen & Gábor Kézdi & Sarah Turner, 2004. "Trade in university training: cross-state variation in the production and stock of college-educated labor," Journal of Econometrics, vol 121(1-2), pages 143-173.
|September 2001||Accounting for the Black-White Wealth Gap: A Nonparametric Approach|
with Robert Barsky, Kerwin Charles, Joseph Lupton: w8466
Published: Barsky, Robert, John Bound, Kerwin Kofi Charles and Joseph P. Lupton. "Accounting For The Black-White Wealth Gap: A Nonparametric Approach," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 2002, v97(459,Sep), 663-673. citation courtesy of
|October 2000||Accounting for Recent Declines in Employment Rates among the Working-Aged Disabled|
with Timothy Waidmann: w7975
Published: Bound, John and Timothy Waidmann. "Accounting For Recent Declines In Employment Rates Among The Working-aged Men And Women With Disabilities," Journal of Human Resources, 2002, v37(2,Spring), 231-250.
|December 1999||Going to War and Going to College: Did World War II and the G.I. Bill Increase Educational Attainment for Returning Veterans?|
with Sarah E. Turner: w7452
Published: Bound, John and Sarah Turner. "Going To War And Going To College: Did World War II And The G.I. Bill Increase Education Attainment For Returning Veterans?," Journal of Labor Economics, 2002, v20(4,Oct), 784-815. citation courtesy of
|November 1998||The Dynamic Effects of Health on the Labor Force Transitions of Older Workers|
with Michael Schoenbaum, Todd R. Stinebrickner, Timothy Waidmann: w6777
Published: Labour Economics, Vol. 6, no. 2 (June 1999): 179-202 citation courtesy of
|October 1998||Coding Geographic Areas Across Census Years: Creating Consistent Definitions of Metropolitan Areas|
with David A. Jaeger, Susanna Loeb, Sarah E. Turner: w6772
|September 1998||Double Trouble: On the Value of Twins-Based Estimation of the Return to Schooling|
with Gary Solon: w6721
Published: Economics of Education Review, Vol. 18, no. 2 (April 1999): 169-182 citation courtesy of
|September 1997||Implications of Skill-Biased Technological Change: International Evidence|
with Eli Berman, Stephen Machin: w6166
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, no. 4 (November 1998): 1245-1280. citation courtesy of
|November 1996||On the Validity of Season of Birth as an Instrument in Wage Equations: A Comment on Angrist & Krueger's "Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Scho|
with David A. Jaeger: w5835
Published: Published as "Evidence on the Validity of Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Labor Market Data", JLE, Vol. 12, no. 3 (1994).
|July 1996||Demand Shifts, Population Adjustments, and Labor Market Outcomes during the 1980s|
with Harry J. Holzer: w5685
- Published as "Did Criminal Activity Increase During the 1980s? Comparisons Across Data Sources," Social Science Quarterly, Vol. 78, no. 3 (September 1997): 725-739
- Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 18, no. 1, January 2000, pp. 20-54 citation courtesy of
|April 1996||Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status|
with Michael Schoenbaum, Timothy Waidmann: w5536
Published: Bound, John, Michael Schoenbaum, and Timothy Waidmann. “Race Differences in Labor Force Attachment and Disability Status." The Gerontologist 36 (1996): 311-321.
|December 1995||On the Validity of Using Census Geocode Characteristics to Proxy Individual Socioeconomic Characteristics|
with Arline T. Geronimus, Lisa J. Neidert: t0189
Published: Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound and Lisa J. Neidert. "On The Validity Of Using Census Geocode Characteristics To Proxy Individual Socioeconomic Characteristics," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1996, v91(434,Jun), 529-537.
|November 1995||The Effect of Measured School Inputs on Academic Achievement: Evidence from the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s Birth Cohorts|
with Susanna Loeb: w5331
Published: Loeb, Susanna & Bound, John, 1996. "The Effect of Measured School Inputs on Academic Achievement: Evidence form the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s Birth Cohorts," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 78(4), pages 653-64, November. citation courtesy of
|July 1995||Worker Adaptation and Employer Accommodation Following the Onset of a Health Impairment|
with Mary C. Daly: w5169
Published: M. C. Daly & J. Bound, 1996. "Worker Adaptation and Employer Accommodation following the Onset of a Health Impairment," The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, vol 51B(2), pages S53-S60.
|June 1995||Race and Education Differences in Disability Status and Labor Force Attachment|
with Michael Schoenbaum, Timothy Waidmann: w5159
Published: "Disability Status and Racial Differences in Labor Force Attachment," Journal of Human Resources, Volume 30, Number 5, 1995. pp. 5227-5267.
|February 1995||The Illusion of Failure: Trends in the Self-Reported Health of the U.S. Elderly|
with Timothy Waidmann, Michael Schoenbaum: w5017
Published: Milbank Quarterly, 73 (2): 253-288. (1995)
|August 1993||Did Criminal Activity Increase During the 1980s? Comparisons Across Data Sources|
with Scott Boggess: w4431
Published: SSQ, Vol. 78, no. 3 (September 1997): 725-739.
|June 1993||The Cure Can Be Worse than the Disease: A Cautionary Tale Regarding Instrumental Variables|
with David A. Jaeger, Regina Baker: t0137
Published: "Problems with Instrumental Variables Estimation when the Correlation Between the Instruments and the Endogenous Explanatory Variables is Weak," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 90 (June): 443-450. 1995
|January 1993||Changes in the Demand for Skilled Labor within U.S. Manufacturing Industries: Evidence from the Annual Survey of Manufacturing|
with Eli Berman, Zvi Griliches: w4255
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, May 1994, pp. 367-397.
|July 1991||What Went Wrong? The Erosion of Relative Earnings and Employment Among Young Black Men in the 1980s|
with Richard B. Freeman: w3778
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, 107: 201-232, February 1992 citation courtesy of
|May 1991||Industrial Shifts, Skills Levels, and the Labor Market for White and Black Males|
with Harry J. Holzer: w3715
Published: The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 75, No. 3 (Aug., 1993), pp. 387-396 citation courtesy of
|September 1990||Disability Transfers and the Labor Force Attachment of Older Men: Evidence from the Historical Record|
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, 107: 1395-1419, November 1992
|June 1989||Self-Reported vs. Objective Measures of Health in Retirement Models|
Published: Journal of Human Resourcesm 26: 106-38 Winter 1991
|May 1989||Changes in the Structure of Wages During the 1980's: An Evaluation of Alternative Explanations|
with George E. Johnson: w2983
Published: American Economic Review, 82:_371-92, June 1992
|March 1989||Measurement Error In Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Labor Market Surveys: Results From Two Validation Studies|
with Charles Brown, Greg J. Duncan, Willard L. Rodgers: w2884
Published: J. Hartog, G. Ridder, and J. Teevwes, eds., Panel Data and Labor Market Studies, Elsevier, 1990, pp.1-19
|The Extent of Measurement Error In Longitudinal Earnings Data: Do Two Wrongs Make A Right?|
with Alan B. Krueger: w2885
Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Volume 9, Number 1, January 1991, pp. 1-24. citation courtesy of
|1989||The Health and Earnings of Rejected Disability Insurance Applicants|
Published: The American Economic Review, Vol. 79, No. 3, pp. 482-503, (June 1989). citation courtesy of
|1986||Appendix: NBER-Mathematica Survey of Inner-City Black Youth: An Analysis of the Undercount of Older Youths|
in The Black Youth Employment Crisis, Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, editors
|October 1984||Brothers and Sisters in the Family and the Labor Market|
with Zvi Griliches, Bronwyn H. Hall: w1476
Published: Bound, John, Zvi Griliches and Bronwyn H. Hall. "Wages, Schooling and IQ of Brothers and Sisters: Do the Family Factors Differ?" International Economic Review, Vol. 27, No. 1, (February 1986), pp. 77-105.
|1984||Who Does R&D and Who Patents?|
with Clint Cummins, Zvi Griliches, Bronwyn H. Hall, Adam B. Jaffe
in R&D, Patents, and Productivity, Zvi Griliches, editor
|June 1982||Who Does R&D and Who Patents?|
with Clint Cummins, Zvi Griliches, Bronwyn H. Hall, Adam B. Jaffe: w0908
Published: Bound, J. et al. "Who Does R&D and Who Patents?" R&D, Patents and Productivity, edited by Zvi Griliches. Chicago: Univeristy of Chicago Press, (1984).pp. 21-54.