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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 50 Citations 13,184 184 World Ranking 710 National Ranking 458

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • China
  • Poverty

Gary S. Fields mainly investigates Labour economics, Poverty, Income distribution, Distribution and Earnings. The various areas that Gary S. Fields examines in his Labour economics study include Informal sector, Turnover and Unemployment. He has researched Poverty in several fields, including Development economics and Public economics.

When carried out as part of a general Income distribution research project, his work on Income inequality metrics is frequently linked to work in Axiomatic system, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of study. His Distribution study combines topics in areas such as Income in kind, Total personal income and Demographic economics. His studies in Earnings integrate themes in fields like Household income, Pension, Public finance, Social security and Index.

His most cited work include:

  • Rural-urban migration, urban unemployment and underemployment, and job-search activity in LDCs. (562 citations)
  • World development report 1990 : poverty (394 citations)
  • Poverty, inequality, and development (389 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Labour economics, Poverty, Income distribution, Earnings and Developing country. His study focuses on the intersection of Labour economics and fields such as Unemployment with connections in the field of Minimum wage. His Poverty research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Latin Americans and Development economics.

He studies Income distribution, namely Income inequality metrics. His Earnings study also includes fields such as

  • Demographic economics which intersects with area such as Household income,
  • Social security and related Retirement age. His Developing country research incorporates elements of Poverty reduction and Welfare.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Labour economics (49.59%)
  • Poverty (29.54%)
  • Income distribution (25.47%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2020)?

  • Poverty (29.54%)
  • Labour economics (49.59%)
  • Latin Americans (11.11%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Gary S. Fields focuses on Poverty, Labour economics, Latin Americans, Income distribution and Developing country. His research in Poverty intersects with topics in Earnings and Development economics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Discount points and Comprehensive income.

His research in Income distribution is mostly focused on Income inequality metrics. His Developing country research integrates issues from Agriculture, Poverty reduction, Welfare and Unemployment. His Unemployment research includes elements of Overlapping generations model and Job creation.

Between 2010 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Accounting for Income Inequality and its Change: A New Method, With Application to the Distribution of Earnings in the United States (253 citations)
  • Labor market analysis for developing countries (66 citations)
  • Qualitative and quantitative poverty appraisal: complementarities, tensions and the way forward (45 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • China
  • Poverty

Gary S. Fields mainly focuses on Poverty, Labour economics, Developing country, Earnings and Economic growth. His Poverty research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Purchasing power parity, Wage and Job security. His Market analysis research extends to Labour economics, which is thematically connected.

His studies deal with areas such as Development economics, Welfare and Unemployment as well as Developing country. Gary S. Fields interconnects Household income, Panel data, Comprehensive income and Income distribution in the investigation of issues within Earnings. Gary S. Fields combines subjects such as Latin Americans and Economic inequality with his study of Income distribution.

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Best Publications

Rural-urban migration, urban unemployment and underemployment, and job-search activity in LDCs.

Gary S. Fields.
Journal of Development Economics (1975)

1068 Citations

Poverty, inequality, and development

Gary S. Fields.
(1980)

982 Citations

Distribution and Development: A New Look at the Developing World

Gary S. Fields.
Research Papers in Economics (2002)

850 Citations

World development report 1990 : poverty

Helena Ribe;Ehtisham Ahmad;Jacques van der Gaag;Robert L. Ayres.
(1990)

605 Citations

Labour Market Modelling and the Urban Informal Sector: Theory and Evidence

Gary S Fields.
(1990)

567 Citations

Social Capital and Capital Gains in Silicon Valley

Stephen S. Cohen;Gary Fields.
California Management Review (1999)

549 Citations

Accounting for Income Inequality and its Change: A New Method, With Application to the Distribution of Earnings in the United States

Gary S. Fields.
Research in Labor Economics (2012)

529 Citations

The Meaning and Measurement of Income Mobility

Gary S. Fields;Efe A. Ok.
Journal of Economic Theory (1996)

432 Citations

A guide to multisector labor market models

Gary S. Fields.
Research Papers in Economics (2005)

373 Citations

The Measurement of Income Mobility: An Introduction to the Literature

Gary S. Fields;Efe A. Ok.
Research Papers in Economics (1999)

360 Citations

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