Lori G Kletzer

DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentEconomics Department
AffiliationsHumanities Division,
Feminist Studies Department
Office453 Engineering 2
Campus Mail StopEconomics Department
Lori G Kletzer

Research Interests

Labor economics, industrial relations, applied econometrics.

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Selected Publications

  • Imports, Exports, and Jobs: What does trade mean for employment and job loss?, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, Kalamazoo, MI, December 2002.

  • Globalization and American Job Loss: Public Policy to Help Workers, Perspectives on Work, Industrial Relations Research Association, Volume 6, No. 1, June 2002, pp. 28-30.

  • Job Loss from Imports: Measuring the Costs, Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC, September 2001.

  • A Prescription to Relieve Worker Anxiety, (with Robert E. Litan), Institute for International Economics, International Economics Policy Brief, #PB01-2, March 2001.

  • The Long-Term Costs of Job Displacement Among Young Workers, (with R. Fairlie), Industrial and Labor Relations Review, forthcoming.

  • Kletzer, L. G. "Trade and Job Loss in U.S. Manufactur-ing, 1979-94." In R. C. Feenstra (ed.), The Impact of International Trade on Wages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000.

  • Kletzer, L. G., and R. Fairlie. "Jobs Lost, Jobs Regained: An Analysis of Black/White Differences in Job Displacement in the 1980s," Industrial Relations, 37(4): 460-477, October 1998.

  • Kletzer, L. G. (with J. Behrman, M. McPherson, and M. O. Schapiro). "The Microeconomics of College Choice, Careers, and Wages," Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 559:12-23, September 1998.

  • Kletzer, L. G. "International Trade and Job Loss in U.S. Manufacturing, 1979-91." In S. M. Collins (ed.), Imports, Exports, and the American Worker. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution, 1998.

  • "Increasing Foreign Competition and Job Insecurity: Are They Related?" In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting, Industrial Relations Research Association, January 1998, pp. 99-106.

  • "Job Displacement," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 12(1):115-136, winter 1998.

  • "The Role of Sector-Specific Skills in Postdisplacement Earnings," Industrial Relations, 35(4):473-490, October 1996.