Empirical studies of labour supply in the United States of America, including an early analysis of crosssectional differences in hours of work, extensive research with W. G. Bowen on the economics of labour force participation, and recent work on the measurement, behaviour, and classification of discouraged workers.
Thomas Aldrich FINNEGAN, economist in the field of Labour Force; Labour Market Studies, Wages, Employment; Labour Management Relations. Executive Board, Vice-President, Southern Economic Association, USA, 1972-1974, 1978; Lawrence R. Klein Award, United States Department Labor, 1972; Ellen Gregg Ingalls Award Excellence in Teaching, Vanderbilt University, 1975; Nominating Committee, American Economic Association, 1983.
Assistant Professor of Economics, Visiting Senior Research Economics, Princeton University, 1960-1964, 1971. Association Professor of Economics, Vanderbilt University, 1965-1970. Professor of Economics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, since 1970.
Editorial Board, Southern Economic Journal, 1968-1970.
- The Economics of Labor Force Participation
- The Description for this book, The Economics of Labor Force Participation, will be forthcoming.