November 2006, Vol. 129, No. 11
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Agriculture and natural resources
Federico, Giovanni, Feeding the World: An Economic History of Agriculture, 1800–2000. Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 2005, 416 pp., $45.00/hardback.
Economic and social statistics
Fizel, John, ed., Handbook of Sports Economics Research. Armonk, NY, M.E. Sharpe Inc., 2005, 288 pp., $75.95/cloth.
Heckman, James J. and Edward Vytlacil, Structural Equations, Treatment Effects and Econometric Policy Evaluation. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2005, 82 pp. (Working Paper 11259) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.
Mishel, Lawrence, Jared Bernstein, and Sylvia Allegretto, The State of Working America, 2006/2007. Ithaca, NY, ILR Press, 2006, 500 pp., $59.95/cloth, $24.95/paperback.
Economic growth and development
Chiswick, Barry R., The Economics of Immigration: Selected Papers of Barry R. Chiswick. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2005, 400 pp., $130/hardback.
Dahl, Gordon B., Myopic Matrimony and Dropout Decisions: Evidence Using State Laws for Marriage, Schooling, and Work. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2005, 48 pp. (Working Paper 11328) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.
Furstenberg, Frank F. and David Neumark, School-to-Career and Post-Secondary Education: Evidence from the Philadelphia Educational Longitudinal Study. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2005, 46 pp. (Working Paper 11260) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.
Guerin, Lisa and Amy DelPo, The Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws. Berkeley, CA, Nolo, 2006, 562 pp., $39.99/paperback.
Faleye, Olubunmi, Vikas Mehrotra, and Randall Morck, When Labor Has a Voice in Corporate Governance. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2005, 42 pp. (Working Paper 11254) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.
Freeman, Richard B. and Joel Rogers, What Workers Want. Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press, 2006, 238 pp., $19.95/paperback.
De la Dehesa, Giullermo, Winners and Losers in Globalization. Malden, MA, Blackwell Publishing, 2006, 232 pp., $29.95/hardback.
Florkowski, Gary W., Managing Global Legal Systems. New York, Routledge, 2006, 288 pp., $39.95/paperback, $135.00/hardback.
Messina, Julián, Claudio Michelacci, Jarkko Turunen, and Gylfi Zoega, eds., Labor Market Adjustments in Europe. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2006, 264 pp., $110/hardback.
Pomeranz, Kenneth and Steven Topik, The World that Trade Created: Society, Culture, and the World Economy. Armonk, NY, M.E. Sharpe, 2006, 304 pp., $66.95/cloth, $22.95/paperback.
Sung, Johnny, Explaining the Economic Success of Singapore: The Developmental Worker as the Missing Link. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2006, 208 pp., $95.00/hardback.
Labor and economic history
Boswell, Terry, Cliff Brown, John Brueggemann, and T. Ralph Peters, Jr., Racial Competition and Class Solidarity. Albany, NY, State University of New York Press, 2006, 258 pp., $75.00/hardcover.
Ferrie, Joseph P., The End of American Exceptionalism? Mobility in the U.S. Since 1850. Cambridge, MA, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2005, 25 pp. (Working Paper 11324) $10 per copy, plus $10 for postage and handling outside the United States.
Feurer, Rosemary, Radical Unionism in the Midwest, 1900–1950. Chicago, IL, University of Illinois Press, 2006, 360 pp., $65/cloth, $25/paperback.
Jacobs, James B., Mobsters, Unions, and Feds: The Mafia and the American Labor Movement. New York and London, New York University Press, 2006, 352 pages, $32.95/cloth.
Kersten, Andrew E., Labor’s Home Front: The American Federation of Labor during World War II. New York, NY, New York University Press, 2006, 288 pp., $42/cloth.
Sinyai, Clayton, Schools of Democracy: A Political History of the American Labor Movement. Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press, 2006, 292 pp., $22.50/paperback.
Wehrle, Edmund F., Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL–CIO and the Vietnam War. Ann Arbor, MI, The University of Michigan Press, 2005, 320 pp., $65.00/cloth, $24.95/paperback.
The World’s Women, 2005: Progress in Statistics. New York and Geneva, United Nations/Department of Economic and Social Affairs, 2006, 184 pp., $25.00/paperback.
Cahuc, Pierre and Andre Zylberberg, The Natural Survival of Work: Job Creation and Job Destruction in a Growing Economy. Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press, 2006, 176 pp., $27.50/cloth.
Jayaraman, Sarumathi and Immanuel Ness, eds., The New Urban Immigrant Workforce: Innovative Models for Labor Organizing. Armonk, NY, M.E. Sharpe, 2005, 186 pp., $64.95/cloth, $23.95/paperback.
Management and organization theory
Hollins, Bill and Sadie Shinkins, Managing Service Operations: Design and Implementation. Thousand Oaks, CA, and London, SAGE Publications, 2006, 312 pp., $49.95/paperback, $130/hardcover.
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