Chart Sep 16, 2019

Trends in Adverse Financial Events Around Disability Application and Decision Dates

After applying for SSDI or SSI disability aid, both those who were denied and allowed...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Chart Sep 16, 2019

Social Security Administration Field Office Closings in the US and its Impact on Disability Applicants

This map details the closed and open Social Security Administration offices in 2016. The red...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Chart Sep 16, 2019

Effects of Social Security Field Office Closings on Number of Disability Applications and Allowances

The closings of SSA offices significantly reduced the number of applicants allowed for disability assistance...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Research Brief Sep 11, 2019

Disability and Distress: The Effect of Disability Programs on Financial Outcomes

The benefits of disability payments are easy to intuit when thinking hypothetically about the US...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Research Brief Aug 19, 2019

The Effects of Foreign Multinationals on Workers and Firms in the United States

These are some of the questions that motivated recent research by Bradley Setzler, UChicago postdoctoral...
Topics:  Employment & Wages
Chart Apr 30, 2019

This is When Individuals Were First Employed at an S&P Tax Department

For a majority of individuals (54 percent), their first job is with an S&P 1500...
Topics:  Employment & Wages, Tax & Budget
Research Brief Apr 30, 2019

Tax-Related Human Capital: Evidence from Employee Movements

While there has been considerable research about the determinants and consequences of corporate tax planning...
Topics:  Employment & Wages, Tax & Budget
video Apr 25, 2019

Labor, Jobs, and the Modern Economy: A Conversation with Chicago Booth Professor Erik Hurst

The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics (BFI), the Chicago Economics Society (CES), and the Booth...
Topics:  Employment & Wages