Martha Bailey

Associate Professor

Department of Economics, University of Michigan

NLS user since 2006

  • “The Opt-In Revolution? Contraception, Fertility Timing and the Gender Gap in Wages” (with Brad J. Hershbein and Amalia Miller), American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 4 (3), July 2012: 225- 54. PMCID: PMC3684076
Why I chose NLS data

The NLS Original Cohorts of Young Women has the widest variable coverage of all the data sets available for the cohorts born between 1940 and 1954.