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Christopher Jencks
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy, Emeritus
phone: (617)495-0546
fax: (617)496-9053

Mind the Gap: Compositional, Cultural and Institutional Explanations for Numeracy Skills Disparities Between Adult Immigrants and Natives in Western Countries

Levels, Mark, Jaap Dronkers, and Christopher Jencks. "Mind the Gap: Compositional, Cultural and Institutional Explanations for Numeracy Skills Disparities Between Adult Immigrants and Natives in Western Countries." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP14-020, April 2014.

RWP14-020

Date Submitted: 04/17/2014 .
Paper Categorized as: Education, Poverty and Inequality, Achievement Gaps, Inequality, Immigration, Inequality

Do Rising Top Incomes Lift All Boats?

Andrews, Daniel, Christopher Jencks, and Andrew Leigh. "Do Rising Top Incomes Lift All Boats?" HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP09-018, June 2009.

RWP09-018

Date Submitted: 06/23/2009 .
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Inequality and Mortality: Long-Run Evidence from a Panel of Countries.

Leigh, Andrew, and Christopher Jencks. "Inequality and Mortality: Long-Run Evidence from a Panel of Countries." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP06-032, July 2006.

RWP06-032

Date Submitted: 07/31/2006 .
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Would Equal Opportunity Mean More Mobility?

Jencks, Christopher, and Laura Tach. "Would Equal Opportunity Mean More Mobility?" KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP05-037, May 2005.

RWP05-037

Date Submitted: 05/17/2005 .
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The Spread of Single-Parent Families in the United States since 1960.

Ellwood, David, and Christopher Jencks. "The Spread of Single-Parent Families in the United States since 1960." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP04-008, February 2004.

RWP04-008

Date Submitted: 08/16/2004 .
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Who Has Benefited from Economic Growth in the United States since 1969? The Case of Children.

Jencks, Christopher, Susan E. Mayer, and Joseph Swingle. "Who Has Benefited from Economic Growth in the United States since 1969? The Case of Children." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP04-017, March 2004.

RWP04-017

Date Submitted: 08/16/2004 .
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How Did the Social Policy Changes of the 1990s Affect Material Hardship among Single Mothers? Evidence from the CPS Food Security Supplement.

Winship, Scott, and Christopher Jencks. "How Did the Social Policy Changes of the 1990s Affect Material Hardship among Single Mothers? Evidence from the CPS Food Security Supplement." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP04-027, July 2004.

RWP04-027

Date Submitted: 08/12/2004 .
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The Changing Effect of Family Background on the Incomes of American Adults.

Harding, David J., Christopher Jencks, Leonard M. Lopoo, and Susan E. Mayer. "The Changing Effect of Family Background on the Incomes of American Adults." KSG Faculty Research Working Papers Series RWP03-045, December 2003.

RWP03-045

Date Submitted: 02/09/2004 .
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