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1.

Catching Up Is Hard to Do: Undergraduate Prestige, Elite Graduate Programs, and the Earnings Premium

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-23, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-17
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 3,951
2.

Role of Education in Women Empowerment and Development: Issues and Impact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Poornaprajna College and St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 2,226
3.

Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia

PRESUMED INCOMPETENT: THE INTERSECTIONS OF RACE AND CLASS FOR WOMEN IN ACADEMIA, Gabriella Gutierrez y Muhs, Yolanda Flores Niemann, Carmen G. Gonzalez, and Angela P. Harris, eds., Utah State University Press, June 2012, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 12-14
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law and University of California, Davis - King Hall School of Law
Downloads 1,383
4.

What's in a (School) Name? Racial Discrimination in Higher Education Bond Markets

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Drexel University, University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Downloads 960
5.

Are Charter Schools the Second Coming of Enron?: An Examination of the Gatekeepers That Protect against Dangerous Related-Party Transactions in the Charter School Sector

Indiana Law Journal, Volume 93, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Connecticut, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick/Piscataway and Montclair State University
Downloads 943
6.

Factors Affecting Students’ Academic Achievement in Zimbabwe's Rural Secondary Schools: A Case Study of Marimasimbe Secondary School in Jiri Community

Dynamic Research Journals' Journal of Economics and Finance (DRJ-JEF), Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 01-15.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent, University of Zimbabwe and Great Zimbabwe University
Downloads 815
7.

Caste, Colonialism and Schooling: Education in British India

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Naval Postgraduate School
Downloads 773
8.

Literacy, Education and Economic Development in Contemporary China

Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Malaya (UM) and University of Malaya (UM)
Downloads 667
9.

Low Quality Education as a Poverty Trap

Stellenbosch Economic Working Papers No.25/2011. Initially a synthesis report to PSPPD
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University and Stellenbosch University
Downloads 560
10.

K-12: Sustaining Education Under the Duterte Presidency

ASOG WORKING PAPER 17 - 005
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 06 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Asian Institute of Management, Ateneo de Manila University, Ateneo De Manila University - Ateneo School of Government, Ateneo de Manila University - Ateneo School of Government, Ateneo de Manila University - Ateneo School of Government and Ateneo de Manila University - Ateneo School of Government
Downloads 554
11.

Women of Color in Legal Education: Challenging the Presumption of Incompetence

61 The Federal Lawyer 48 (July 2014) , Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 14-14
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 544
12.

A Prelude to Jenkins v. NCAA: Amateurism, Antitrust Law, and the Role of Consumer Demand in a Proper Rule of Reason Analysis

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 68, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 07 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
City University of New York - Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business
Downloads 513
13.

Less Income Inequality and More Growth – Are They Compatible?: Part 1: Mapping Income Inequality Across the OECD

OECD Working Paper No. 924
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO) and OECD
Downloads 497
14.

The Math Gender Gap and Women's Career Outcomes

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, University of California, Davis and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 468
15.

La Educación como Motor de Desarrollo Integral: La Importancia del Capital Humano en el Crecimiento Económico y Social de Largo Plazo (Education as a Comprehensive Development Motor: The Importance of Human Capital for Economic and Social Growth in the Long Run)

Facultad de Ciencias Económicas. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Econografos, Escuela de Economía, No. 18.,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
National University of Colombia and National University of Colombia
Downloads 440
16.

Degrees of Deception: Are Consumers and Employers Being Duped by Online Universities and Diploma Mills?

Journal of College and University Law, Vol. 32, p. 101, 2006, Ohio State Public Law Working Paper No. 78, Center for Interdisciplinary Law and Policy Studies Working Paper No. 51
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Downloads 425
17.

The Effect of Peer Gender on Major Choice

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 270, Revised version
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
Downloads 422
18.

Head Starts and Extra Time: Academic Accommodation on Post-Secondary Exams and Assignments for Cognitive and Mental Disabilities

(2016) 25 Education and Law Journal 191
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 392
19.

Sibling Spillover Effects in School Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8615
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of York - Department of Economics and Related Studies and University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER)
Downloads 392
20.

School Entry Cutoff Date and the Timing of Births

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU)

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21.

Public Policy, Higher Education, and Income Inequality in the U.S.: Have We Reached Diminishing Returns

Social Philosophy and Policy 31(2): 252-280, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Baylor University and Ohio University - Department of Economics
Downloads 362
22.

School Finance Equalization Increases Intergenerational Mobility

Number of pages: 99 Posted: 03 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management
Downloads 349
23.

Are We Making Progress? New Evidence on Aboriginal Education Outcomes in Provincial and Reserve Schools

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 408
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU)
Downloads 347
24.

The Function of the Urban Informal Sector in Employment: Evidence from Colombia 1984-2000

CEDE Working Paper No. 2002-04
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 341
25.

Personality, IQ, and Lifetime Earnings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8235
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Copenhagen
Downloads 338
26.

Brain versus Brawn: The Realization of Women's Comparative Advantage

University of Zurich, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, Working Paper No. 491, Revised version
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 291
27.

Discrimination and Assimilation

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 291
28.

Debunking the NCAA's Myth that Amateurism Conforms with Antitrust Law: A Legal and Statistical Analysis

Forthcoming, Tennessee Law Review, 2018
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia, City University of New York - Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business and University of South Carolina
Downloads 282
29.

Empowering Women Through Education and Influence: An Evaluation of the Indian Mahila Samakhya Program

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6347
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 271
30.

Legal Aspects and Distributed Character of the Decentralized Network Organization

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Higher School of Economics National Research University
Downloads 267
31.

Gender Gaps in PISA Test Scores: The Impact of Social Norms and the Mother's Transmission of Role Attitudes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6338
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
IE University and Universidad del Pais Vasco
Downloads 262
32.

Law Student Success and Supports: Examining Bar Passage and Factors That Contribute to Student Performance

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Cincinnati, University of Cincinnati, University of Cincinnati, University of Cincinnati and University of Cincinnati
Downloads 257
33.

Parent-Child Information Frictions and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from a Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5391
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 255
34.

A Comparative Analysis of Education Costs and Outcomes: The United States vs. Other OECD Countries

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
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New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 253
35.

Alma Mat(t)er(s): Determinants of Early Career Success in Economics

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Goethe University and Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School
Downloads 247
36.

Identity and Underrepresentation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics and CNRS, Université Grenoble Alpes
Downloads 244
37.

Diversity and Redistributive Preferences: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in Colombia

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
California, Berkeley, College of Letters & Science, Department of Economics, Students
Downloads 233
38.

The Nurture Effects of Multidimensional Parental Skills on Intergenerational Human Capital Transmission

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 232
39.

Against Taking Rape 'Seriously': The Case Against Mandatory Referral Laws for Campus Gender Violence

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 53, No. 1
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 229
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General Causes of Terrorism: High Population Growth in Problematic Society

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
Downloads 228
41.

Resisting Education

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-18
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 228
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The Economic Effects of Providing Legal Status to Dreamers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11281
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY Queens College - Department of Economics, City University of New York, CUNY Queens College - Department of Economics and CUNY Queens College
Downloads 226
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Educational Expansion, Inequality and Poverty Reduction in Brazil: A Simulation Study

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
IPEA - Institute for Applied Economic Research, Center for Metropolitan Studies and UFRJ
Downloads 210
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Inequality in Reading and Math Skills Forms Mainly Before Kindergarten: A Replication, and Partial Correction, of 'Are Schools the Great Equalizer?'

von Hippel, P. T., Workman, J., & Downey, D. B. (2018). Inequality in Reading and Math Skills Forms Mainly before Kindergarten: A Replication, and Partial Correction, of “Are Schools the Great Equalizer?”. Sociology of Education, 91(4), 323-357.,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Missouri at Kansas City and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 209
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Are California’s Charter Schools the New Separate-but-Equal ‘Schools of Excellence,’ or Are They Worse Than Plessy?

Journal of Transformative Leadership and Policy Studies (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Montclair State University and University of Connecticut
Downloads 202
46.

Job Mobility and Sorting: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Downloads 200
47.

Explaining Charter School Effectiveness

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-11
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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The Impact of Taxes and Social Spending on Inequality and Poverty in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Mexico and Peru: A Synthesis of Results

Tulane Economics Working Paper Series, Working Paper 1216
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Tulane University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE), Tulane University - Department of Economics, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Tulane University - Department of Economics, Universidad del CEMA, Independent and Fundacion Del Instituto Alternativo

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49.

Understanding a Vicious Cycle: Do Out-of-School Suspensions Impact Student Test Scores?

EDRE Working Paper No. 2017-09
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University, Saint Louis University School of Education and University of Arkansas - Department of Education Reform
Downloads 187
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3Ms of 3G:Testing Three Mechanisms of Three-Generational Educational Mobility in the U. S.

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 186