Research

Published Papers

Abowd, John M. and Kevin McKinney and Ian M. Schmutte (2019) "Modeling Endogenous Mobility in Earnings Determination." Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 37(3), pp. 405-418. [details]

Abowd, John M., Ian M. Schmutte, William Sexton, and Lars Vilhuber (2019) "Why the Economics Profession Must Participate in the Privacy Protection Debate." American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, vol. 109, pp. 397-402. [details]

Abowd, John M. and Ian M. Schmutte (2019) "An Economic Analysis of Privacy Protection and Statistical Accuracy as Social Choices." American Economic Review, vol. 109, pp. 171-202. [details]

Abowd, John M., Francis Kramarz, Sebastian Perez-Duarte, and Ian M. Schmutte (2018) "Modeling Endogenous Mobility in Earnings Determination." Annals of Economics and Statistics, vol. 129, pp. 1-32. [details]

Cornwell, Chris and Jason Rivera and Ian M. Schmutte (2017) "Wage Discrimination when Identity is Subjective: Evidence from Changes in Employer-Reported Race." Journal of Human Resources, vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 719-755. [details]

Schmutte, Ian M. (2016) "Differentially private publication of data on wages and job mobility." Statistical Journal of the IAOS, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 81-92. [details]

Schmutte, Ian M. (2016). "How do social networks affect labor markets?." IZA World of Labor, 304. [details]

Schmutte, Ian M. (2016). "Labor markets with endogenous job referral networks: Theory and empirical evidence." Labour Economics, vol. 42 pp. 30-42. [details]

Gittings, Kaj and Ian M. Schmutte (2016). "Getting Handcuffs on an Octopus: Minimum Wages, Employment, and Turnover." Industrial and Labor Relations Review, vol. 69(5) pp. 1133-1170. [details]

Abowd, John M. and Ian M. Schmutte (2015). "Economic Analysis and Statistical Disclosure Limitation." Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Spring. [details]

Schmutte, Ian M. (2015). "Job Referral Networks and the Determination of Earnings in Local Labor Markets." Journal of Labor Economics. vol. 33 pp. 1-33. [details]

Schmutte, Ian M. (2014). "Free to Move? A Network Approach to the Analysis of Job Mobility." Labour Economics. vol. 29 pp. 49-61. [details]

Working Papers

Cornwell, Christopher, Ian M. Schmutte, and Daniela Scur. "Building a Productive Workforce: The Role of Structured Management Practices." CEP Discussion Paper No. 1644, August 2019. [details]

Abowd, John M., Ian M. Schmutte, William Sexton, and Lars Vilhuber (2019). "Suboptimal Provision of Privacy and Statistical Accuracy When They are Public Goods." [details]

Abowd, John M., Ian M. Schmutte, William Sexton, and Lars Vilhuber (2019). "Introductory Readings in Formal Privacy for Economists. [details]

Abowd, John M., Ian M. Schmutte and Lars Vilhuber (2018). "Disclosure Limitation and Confidentiality Protection in Linked Data." Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau, Working Papers 18-07. [details]

Lavetti, Kurt and Ian M. Schmutte (2018). "Estimating Compensating Wage Differentials with Endogenous Job Mobility." Working Paper. [details]