Publications

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Published and Forthcoming Papers

Spicer, J., Manduca, R., and Kay, T. 2020. National Living Wage Movements in a Regional World: The Fight for $15 in the United States. In Reimagining the Governance of Work and Employment (Labor and Employment Relations Association Annual Research Volume).

Manduca, R. 2020. The Spatial Structure of US Metropolitan Employment: New Insights from LODES Data. Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science (advance release).

Maps of business districts by categories (email me if you’d like to see more metro areas added!):

Manduca, R. 2019. Antitrust Enforcement as Federal Policy to Reduce Regional Economic Disparities. ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 685(1):156-171.

Manduca, R., and Sampson, R.J. 2019. Punishing and Toxic Environments Independently Predict the Intergenerational Social Mobility of Black and White Children. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(16):7772-7777.

Manduca, R.A. 2019. The Contribution of National Income Inequality to Regional Economic Divergence. Social Forces 98 (2): 578-621.

Manduca, R. 2018. Income Inequality and the Persistence of Racial Economic DisparitiesSociological Science 5:182-205.

Manduca, R. The US Census Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Datasets. REGION 5(3):R5-R12.

Small, M.L., Manduca, R.A., and Johnston, W.R. 2018. Ethnography, Neighborhood Effects, and the Rising Heterogeneity of Poor NeighborhoodsCity and Community 17(3):565-589.

Folch, D., Spielman, S. and Manduca, R. 2017. Fast Food Data: Where User-Generated Content Works and Where it Does NotGeographical Analysis.

Chetty, R., Grusky, D., Hell, M. Hendren, N., Manduca, R., and Narang, J. 2017. The Fading American Dream: Trends in Absolute Income Mobility Since 1940Science 356(6336):398-406.

Green, B., Caro, A., Conway, M., Manduca, R., Plagge, T., and Miller, A. 2015. Mining Administrative Data to Spur Urban RevitalizationKDD ’15: The 21st ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: 1829-1838.

Working Papers

Manduca, R., Hell, M., Adermon, A., Blanden, J., Bratberg, E., Gielen, A. C., van Kippersluis, H., Lee, K. B., Machin, S., Munk, M. D., Nybom, M, Ostrovsky, Y., Rahman, S., Sirniö, O. 2020. Trends in Absolute Income Mobility in North America and Europe.

Manduca, R. 2019. Formative and Facilitative Information as Mechanisms of Human Capital Concentration.

Fritz, B. S. L., and Manduca, R. 2019. The Economic Complexity of US Metropolitan Areas.