NBER Books in Progress

Updated May 25, 2017

Preliminary Chapters of Books in Progress and Journals

The following conference volumes are in the preliminary stages of publication. They have not yet been subjected to the formal review process of the NBER. Subsequent drafts will be made available to allow greater access to the latest research being conducted at the NBER. These pages will be updated as individual chapters are submitted and revised, and as new titles are added to the list of Books in Progress.

Understanding Productivity Growth in Agriculture

    Wolfram Schlenker, editor
    Conference held May 11-12, 2017

Innovation Policy and the Economy, volume 18
    Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
    Conference held April 18, 2017

NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2017, volume 32
    Martin S. Eichenbaum and Jonathan Parker, editors
    Conference held April 7-8, 2017

Measuring and Accounting for Innovation in the 21st Century
    Carol Corrado, Javier Miranda, Jonathan Haskel, and Daniel Sichel, editors
    Conference held March 10-11, 2017

Youth Labor Markets
    David Card, organizer
    Conference held November 12, 2016

Public Policies in Canada and the United States
    Philip Oreopoulos and David Card, organizers
    Conference held October 27-28, 2016

Energy Policy Tradeoffs between Economic Efficiency and Distributional Equity
    Tatyana Deryugina, Don Fullerton, and Billy Pizer, organizers
    Conference held September 16-17, 2016

High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences
    Gordon H. Hanson, William R. Kerr, and Sarah Turner, editors
    Conference held July 10-11, 2016

Clashing over Commerce: A History of US Trade Policy
    Douglas A. Irwin
The Economics of Asset Accumulation and Poverty Traps
    Christopher B. Barrett, Michael Carter, and Jean-Paul Chavas, editors
    Conference held June 28-29, 2016

NBER International Seminar on Macroeconomics 2016
    Richard Clarida and Lucrezia Reichlin, organizers
    Conference held June 24-25, 2016

Social Insurance Programs (TAPES)
    Roger Gordon, Andreas Peichl and James Poterba, organizers
    Conference held June 13-15, 2016

Productivity in Higher Education
    Caroline M. Hoxby and Kevin Stange, editors
    Conference held May 31-June 1, 2016

Women Working Longer: Increased Employment at Older Ages
    Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz, editors
    Conference held May 21-22, 2016

NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2016, Volume 31
    Martin Eichenbaum and Jonathan Parker, editors
    Conference held April 15-16, 2016

Firms and the Distribution of Income: The Roles of Productivity and Luck
    Edward Lazear and Kathryn Shaw, organizers
    Conference held November 13-14, 2015

Education, Skills, and Technical Change: Implications for Future U.S. GDP Growth
    Charles Hulten and Valerie Ramey, editors
    Conference held October 16-17, 2015

Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges
    John Haltiwanger, Erik Hurst, Javier Miranda, and Antoinette Schoar, editors
    Conference held December 16-17, 2014

Organizations, Civil Society, and the Roots of Development
    Naomi R. Lamoreaux and John J. Wallis, editors
    Conference held October 24-25, 2014

Personal Income Taxation and Household Behavior (TAPES)
    Roger Gordon and Christian Keuschnigg, organizers
    Conference held June 16-18, 2014

Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs
    Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, Ernst Berndt, and David Cutler, editors
    Conference held October 18-19, 2013

U.S. Engineering in the Global Economy
    Richard B. Freeman and Hal Salzman, editors
    Conference held September 26-27, 2011

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