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Economics and Finance H-index 100 Citations 47,778 439 World Ranking 42 National Ranking 34

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Awards & Achievements

2016 - Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association

2011 - Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

2007 - IZA Prize in Labor Economics, Institute for the Study of Labor

2006 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2006 - Jacob Mincer Award, the Society of Labour Economics (SOLE)

1996 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Internal medicine
  • World War II

Richard B. Freeman focuses on Labour economics, Transplantation, Liver transplantation, Internal medicine and Surgery. His study looks at the intersection of Labour economics and topics like Private sector with Public sector. His Transplantation research includes elements of Transmission and Intensive care medicine.

His Liver transplantation research incorporates elements of Liver disease, Cohort and Hepatocellular carcinoma. His studies deal with areas such as Gastroenterology and Congenital cytomegalovirus infection, Ganciclovir as well as Internal medicine. Richard B. Freeman studied Wage and Earnings that intersect with Inequality and Incentive.

His most cited work include:

  • What do unions do (2492 citations)
  • Model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) and allocation of donor livers (1832 citations)
  • Job satisfaction as an economic variable (759 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Labour economics, Demographic economics, Wage, Earnings and Liver transplantation. His Labour economics research includes themes of Productivity, Incentive and Unemployment. Earnings and Inequality are commonly linked in his work.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Gastroenterology and Liver disease.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Labour economics (30.48%)
  • Demographic economics (10.62%)
  • Wage (10.28%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2021)?

  • Labour economics (30.48%)
  • China (3.86%)
  • Productivity (6.48%)

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

Richard B. Freeman mainly focuses on Labour economics, China, Productivity, Immigration and Demographic economics. His Labour economics research focuses on Wage in particular. His work carried out in the field of China brings together such families of science as Ethnic group and Migrant workers.

His research in Productivity intersects with topics in Goods and services, Globalization and Market economy. Richard B. Freeman combines subjects such as Economic growth and Developing country with his study of Immigration. His Demographic economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Higher education and Human capital.

Between 2008 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Report of a national conference on liver allocation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States. (291 citations)
  • ASTS recommended practice guidelines for controlled donation after cardiac death organ procurement and transplantation. (263 citations)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma patients are advantaged in the current liver transplant allocation system. (199 citations)

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

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Internal medicine

Labour economics, China, Liver transplantation, Immigration and Surgery are his primary areas of study. His Labour economics research integrates issues from Incentive, Market economy and Unemployment. His Liver transplantation research is classified as research in Internal medicine.

His Immigration research includes elements of Economic growth, Higher education, Developing country, Demographic economics and Entrepreneurship. His Demographic economics research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Test and Inequality. Richard B. Freeman usually deals with Surgery and limits it to topics linked to Donation and Organ transplantation.

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Top Publications

What do unions do

Richard B. Freeman;James L. Medoff.

6252 Citations

Model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) and allocation of donor livers

Russell Wiesner;Erick Edwards;Richard Freeman;Ann Harper.
Gastroenterology (2003)

2530 Citations

The overeducated American

Richard B. Freeman.

2221 Citations

Job Satisfaction as an Economic Variable

Richard B. Freeman.
Social Science Research Network (1977)

1440 Citations

What workers want

Richard B. Freeman;Joel Rogers.

1023 Citations

How much do immigration and trade affect labor market outcomes

George J. Borjas;Richard B. Freeman;Lawrence F. Katz.
Brookings papers on economic activity (1997)

1005 Citations

Efficacy and safety of valganciclovir vs. oral ganciclovir for prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in solid organ transplant recipients.

Carlos Paya;Atul Humar;Ed Dominguez;Kenneth Washburn.
American Journal of Transplantation (2004)

971 Citations

The survival benefit of liver transplantation.

Robert M. Merion;Douglas E. Schaubel;Dawn M. Dykstra;Richard B. Freeman.
American Journal of Transplantation (2005)

923 Citations

Working for Nothing: The Supply of Volunteer Labor

Richard Barry Freeman.
Journal of Labor Economics (1997)

906 Citations

On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade

George J. Borjas;Richard B. Freeman;Lawrence F. Katz.
National Bureau of Economic Research (1992)

866 Citations

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