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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: 04 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 3,981
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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 816
3.

Does Crowdfunding Benefit Entrepreneurs and Venture Capital Investors?

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management --- Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 May 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 687
4.

Adventures in Higher Education, Happiness, and Mindfulness

7(2) British Journal of American Legal Studies 425-84 (2018), U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-12
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 03 May 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 529
5.

Returns to Education in Criminal Organizations: Did Going to College Help Michael Corleone?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Essex, University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts and University of Turin - Collegio Carlo Alberto
Downloads 523
6.

Economic Leadership and Growth

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Downloads 508
7.

Do Pimples Pay? Acne, Human Capital, and the Labor Market

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 May 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Department of Economics and Ball State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 441
8.

The Economic Impact of Higher Education Institutions in Ireland: Evidence from Disaggregated Input Output Tables.

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Trinity College (Dublin) - School of Business Studies, Institute for Policy Research (IPR), University of Bath and Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin
Downloads 381
9.

The Effects of the Informal Sector on Income of the Poor in Russia

May 2013, Volume 111, Issue 3, pp 855-866. DOI: 10.1007/s11205-012-0037-5
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 331
10.

Can MOOC Programs Improve Student Employment Prospects?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Downloads 311
11.

The Rationale for Fundamental Pension Reform in the Germany and the United States: An Assessment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 510
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Brookings Institution
Downloads 229
12.

Scientific Education and Innovation: From Technical Diplomas to University STEM Degrees

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 25 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of California - Los Angeles

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 216
13.

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 203
14.

Attorneys' Career Dissatisfaction in the New Normal

Texas A&M University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-47, AccessLex Institute Research Paper No. 17-05, International Journal of the Legal Profession, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Downloads 197
16.

The Effects of School Construction on Student and District Outcomes: Evidence from a State-Funded Program in Ohio

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 168
17.

Are College Education and Job Experience Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Hedge Fund Portfolio Performance

28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick, Rutgers Business School and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
Downloads 163
18.

Major Malfunction: A Field Experiment Correcting Undergraduates' Beliefs about Salaries

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 May 2017 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 148
19.

On the Invention of Identity Politics: The Buraku Outcastes in Japan

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-45
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 145
20.

Reshaping Aspirations: The Effects of the Great Recession on College Major Choice

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University
Downloads 141
21.

Amnesties, Settlements and Optimal Tax Enforcement

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 140
22.

The Expansion of Higher Education in Colombia: Bad Students or Bad Programs?

Documento CEDE No. 2017-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and Brown University
Downloads 137
23.

Returns to Women's Education Using Optimal IV Selection

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Econometrics & Business Statistics, Monash University, Monash University and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 135
24.

Multilingualism and the Decline of French in Quebec

Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2019
Working Paper Series
Queen's University (Canada), Faculty of Arts & Science, Department of Economics, Students and Bates College
Downloads 131
25.

Borrowing Arrangements and Returns to College Education

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
Jain Family Institute and Better Future Forward
Downloads 128
26.

A Theory of Inefficient College Entry and Excessive Student Debt

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Elon University
Downloads 125
27.

The Impact of Education on Political Ideology: Evidence from European Compulsory Education Reforms

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Marquette University
Downloads 125
28.

Free Primary Education, Fertility, and Women's Access to the Labor Market: Evidence from Ethiopia

Forthcoming, World Bank Economic Review
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 14 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Bates College

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 123
29.

The Returns to College Persistence for Marginal Students: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from University Dismissal Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9799
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago, Georgia State University and Temple University - Department of Economics
Downloads 123
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A Harming Hand: The Predatory Implications of Government Backed Student Loans

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance
Downloads 120
31.

Elite Schools and Opting In: Effects of College Selectivity on Career and Family Outcomes

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
Virginia Tech - Department of Economics, Tulane University - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 118
32.

A Society Divided: How Unequal Education Quality Limits Social Mobility in South Africa

Synthesis report for the Programme to Support Pro-Poor Policy Development (PSPPD). Stellenbosch, February 2017
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 May 2017 Last Revised: 29 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University and Stellenbosch University
Downloads 115
33.

Skills, Job Mobility and Productive Efficiency

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Downloads 109
34.

From Theory to Practice: Field Experimental Evidence on Early Exposure of Engineering Majors to Professional Work

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University and Boston University Questrom School of Business

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Downloads 107
35.

Financing Higher Education in a Constrained Economic Environment: The Argument Against Income Contingent Loans in Ireland

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Dublin City University and Institute for Policy Research (IPR), University of Bath
Downloads 104
36.

Workplace Heterogeneity and the Returns to Versatility

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Downloads 101
37.

Educational Mismatch, Work Outcomes, and Entry into Entrepreneurship

Forthcoming in Organization Science July/August 2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Mercer University - Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics and ESMT European School of Management and Technology
Downloads 95
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Authentic Assessment for Academic Performance; Study on the Attitudes, Skills, and Knowledge of Grade 8 Mathematics Students

Malikussaleh Journal of Mathematics Learning (MJML), Volume 1, Nomor 1, 2018
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
IAIN Syekh Nurjati Cirebon
Downloads 94
39.

Public Education & Civic Responsibility in a Constrained Financial Environment. The Argument Against Income Contingent Loans in Ireland for Higher Education Financing

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Institute for Policy Research (IPR), University of Bath and Dublin City University
Downloads 91
40.

Parental Beliefs About Returns to Educational Investments - The Later the Better?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University College London - Department of Economics and University of Cambridge - Cambridge-INET Institute
Downloads 90
41.

Education and Non-Cognitive Skills

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 18-05
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and School of Management and Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Downloads 89
42.

University Selectivity and the Graduate Wage Premium: Evidence from the UK

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10536
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Dundee
Downloads 89
43.

The Private and Social Benefits of Double Majors

Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-16, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-31
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Saint Lawrence University - Department of Economics and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 88
44.

Mainstreaming Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Pakistan: A Historical Discourse

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Lahore High Court
Downloads 86
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Why Do Federal Loans Crowd out the Private Market? Evidence from Graduate Plus Loans

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 01 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 86
46.

Longer School Schedules and Early Reading Skills: Effects from a Full-Day School Reform in Chile

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10282
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso and University of Manchester
Downloads 84
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The Technology Acceptance of Mobile Applications in Education

Camilleri, M.A. (2017). The Technology Acceptance of Mobile Applications in Education. In Sánchez, I.A. & Isaias, P. (Eds) 13th International Conference on Mobile Learning (Budapest, April 10th). Proceedings, pp., International Association for Development of the Information Society.,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Malta and University of Bath - Department of Psychology
Downloads 81
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Putting Dollars Before Scholars? Evidence from For-Profit Charter Schools in Florida

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 212
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Department of Economics
Downloads 78
49.

Male Education and Domestic Violence in Turkey: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6526
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Portsmouth and Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 75
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The Effect of Computer-Assisted Learning on Students’ Long-Term Development

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2019
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, School of Business, University of Hong Kong and Fudan University
Downloads 74