Publications Received

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Anderson, Margo J. and Stephen E. Fienberg, Who Counts: The Politics of Census--Taking in Contemporary America. New York, Russell Sage Foundation, 1999, 319 pp. $32.50.

Heckman, James J., Accounting for Heterogeneity, Diversity and General Equilibrium In Evaluating Social Programs. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 103 pp. (Working Paper 7230.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Holzer, Harry and David Neumark, Assessing Affirmative Action. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 88 pp. (Working Paper 7323.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Israel, Central Bureau of Statistics, Monthly Bulletin of Statistics. June, July, August. Jerusalem, Israel Central Bureau of Statistics, 1999, 188, 158, and 158 pp, respectively.

Lazear, Edward O., Economic Imperialism. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 63 pp. (Working Paper 7300.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Stigler, Stephen M., Statistics on the Table: The History of Statistical Concepts and Methods. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 1999, 488 pp. $45.

Piehl, Anne Morrison and others, Testing for Structural Breaks in the Evaluation of Programs. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 24 pp. (Working Paper 7226.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Economic growth and development

Arora, Ashish and Jai Asundi, Quality Certification and the Economics of Contract Software Development: A Study of the Indian Software Industry. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. 1999, 35 pp. (Working Paper 7260.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

DiNardo, John and Mark P. Moore. The Phillips Curve Is Back? Using Panel Data to Analyze the Relationship Between Unemployment and Inflation In An Open Economy. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 27 pp. (Working Paper 7328.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for shipping and handling outside the United States.

Sherer, F.M., New Perspectives on Economic Growth and Technological Innovation. Washington, Brookings Institution Press, 1999, 167 pp. $38.95.

Education

Cameron, Stephen V. and James J. Heckman, The Dynamics of Educational Attainment for Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 89 pp. (Working Paper 7249.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Dale, Stacy Berg and Alan B. Krueger, Estimating the Pay-Off to Attending a More Selective College: An Application of Selection on Observables and Unobservables. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999 (Working Paper 7322.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Krueger, Alan B. and Mikael Lindahl, Education for Growth In Sweden and the World. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 54 pp. (Working Paper 7190.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Monks, James and Ronald G. Ehrenberg, The Impact of U.S. News and Worm Report College Rankings on Admissions Outcomes and Pricing Policies at Selective Private Institutions. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1999, 13 pp. (Working Paper 7227.) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.

Health and safety

International Labor Office, Ergonomic Checkpoints: Practical and Easy-to-Implement Solutions for Improving Safety, Health and Working Conditions. Geneva, International Labor Organization, 1999, 277 pp. $34.95. Available from ILO Publications Center, Waldorf, MD 20604-0753.

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