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Trading Places: Mobility Responses of Native and Foreign-Born Adults to the China Trade Shock

David Autor, David Dorn, and Gordon H. Hanson

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Automation and the Workforce: A Firm-Level View from the 2019 Annual Business Survey

Daron Acemoglu, Gary Anderson, David Beede, Cathy Buffington, Eric Childress, Emin Dinlersoz, Lucia Foster, Nathan Goldschlag, John Haltiwanger, Zachary Kroff, Pascual Restrepo, and Nikolas Zolas

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The rise of age-friendly jobs

Daron Acemoglu, Nicolaj Søndergaard Mühlbach, and Andrew J. Scott

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Tasks, Automation, and Rise in U.S. Wage Inequality

Daron Acemoglu and Pascual Restrepo

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New Frontiers: The Origins and Content of New Work, 1940–2018

David Autor, Caroline Chin, Anna M. Salomons, and Bryan Seegmiller

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The labor market impacts of technological change: from unbridled enthusiasm to qualified optimism to vast uncertainty

David Autor

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The $800 billion paycheck protection program: where did the money go and why did it go there?

David Autor, David Cho, Leland D. Crane, Mita Goldar, Byron Lutz, Joshua Montes, William B. Peterman, David Ratner, Daniel Villar, and Ahu Yildirmaz

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July 2022

An evaluation of the paycheck protection program using administrative payroll microdata

David Autor, David Cho, Leland D. Crane, Mita Goldar, Byron Lutz, Joshua K. Montes, William B. Peterman, David D. Ratner, Daniel Villar Vallenas, and Ahu Yildirmaz

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Artificial Intelligence and Jobs: Evidence from Online Vacancies

Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, Jonathon Hazell, and Pascual Restrepo

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Education

Empirical Strategies in Economics: Illuminating the path from cause to effect

Joshua Angrist

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On the Persistence of the China Shock

David Autor, David Dorn, and Gordon H. Hanson

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Uber versus Taxi: A Driver’s Eye View

Joshua D. Angrist, Sydnee Caldwell, and Jonathan V. Hall

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Systemic Discrimination Among Large U.S. Employers

Patrick M. Kline, Evan K. Rose, Christopher R. Walters

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New Frontiers: The Origins and Content of New Work, 1940–2018

David Autor, Anna Salomons, and Bryan Seegmiller

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Mechanism Design Meets Priority Design: Redesigning the US Army’s Branching Process

Kyle Greenberg, Parag Pathak, Tayfun Sönmez

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AI and Jobs: Evidence from Online Vacancies

Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, Jonathon Hazell, and Pascual Restrepo

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