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    • Essays on the Economics of Crime and Family 

      HSU, LIN-CHI
      This dissertation studies topics in the economics of crime and family. In the first chapter, I examine transfer schedules for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program and find a causal relationship between ...
    • Three Essays on Family Economics 

      Mai, Hui
      Using the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth data, my dissertation investigates several key issues in family economics. The first chapter studies the role of family relocation on children's schooling and youth behavior ...
    • Three Essays on Land Rights, Labor Mobility and Human Capital Investment in China 

      Wang, Dan (2013-07-23)
      The dissertation explores how institutional features of the Chinese economy impact the welfare and behavior of Chinese households. The first two chapters investigate the economic implications of varying land security in ...