Power and Pay Secrecy
Oswalt, Michael, Jake Rosenfeld, and Patrick Denice. 2023. ​Indiana Law Journal, 99: 43-125. [Article]

U.S. Labor Studies in the 21st Century: Understanding ‘Laborism’ Without Labor
Rosenfeld, Jake. 2019. Annual Review of Sociology, 45: 449-465. [Article]


What Do Government Unions Do? Public Sector Unions and Nonunion Wages, 1977-2015
Rosenfeld, Jake, and Patrick Denice. 2019. Social Science Research, 78: 41-56 [Article]

Unions and Nonunion Pay in the U.S., 1977-2015
​Denice, Patrick, and Jake Rosenfeld. 2018. Sociological Science, 5: 541-561 [Article]

Don’t Ask or Tell: Pay Secrecy Policies in U.S. Workplaces
​Rosenfeld, Jake. 2017. Social Science Research, 65: 1-16 [Article]


The Power of Transparency: Evidence from a British Workplace Survey
Rosenfeld, Jake, and Patrick Denice. 2015. American Sociological Review, 80: 1045-1068 [Article]


Reply to Catron: Immigration, Organization, and the Great Recession: Structural Change or Continuity?
Rosenfeld, Jake, and Meredith Kleykamp. 2013. American Sociological Review, 78: 333-338 [Article]

Organized Labor and Racial Wage Inequality in the United States
Rosenfeld, Jake, and Meredith Kleykamp. 2012. American Journal of Sociology, 117: 1460-1502 [Article]


Unions, Norms, and the Rise in American Earnings Inequality
Western, Bruce, and Jake Rosenfeld. 2011. American Sociological Review, 76: 513-37 [Article]


  • Honorable mention of the 2012 Outstanding Article Award from the Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility section of the ASA

Economic Determinants of Voting in an Era of Union Decline
Rosenfeld, Jake. 2010. Social Science Quarterly, 91: 379-98 [Article]

The ‘Meaning of Poverty’ and Contemporary Quantitative Poverty Research
Rosenfeld, Jake. 2010. British Journal of Sociology, 61: 103-10 [Article]

Hispanics and Organized Labor in the United States, 1973-2007
Rosenfeld, Jake and Meredith Kleykamp. 2009. American Sociological Review, 74: 916-37 [Article]

Desperate Measures: Strikes and Wages in Post-Accord America
Rosenfeld, Jake. 2006. Social Forces, 85: 235-265 [Article]


  • Winner of the 2006 James D. Thompson Award from the Organizations, Occupations, and Work section of the ASA

Widening the Gap: The Effect of Declining Unionization on Managerial and Worker Pay, 1983-2000
Rosenfeld, Jake. 2006. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 24: 223-38 [Article]

Did Falling Wages and Employment Increase U.S. Imprisonment?
Western, Bruce, Meredith Kleykamp and Jake Rosenfeld. 2006. Social Forces, 84: 2291-2311 [Article]