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JEL Code: J31

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1.

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation

Economics and Statistics Administration Issue Brief No. 04-11
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, National Science Foundation and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 24,191
2.

How Computer Automation Affects Occupations: Technology, Jobs, and Skills

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 15-49
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
Downloads 13,414
3.

The Loser's Curse: Decision Making & Market Efficiency in the National Football League Draft

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 13,011
4.

Performance Pay and Top Management Incentives

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Harvard Business School
Downloads 11,179
5.

Compensation and Incentives: Practice vs. Theory

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, No. 3, pp. 593-616, July 1998
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Sep 1998
Accepted Paper Series
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Harvard Business School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 10,984
6.

Executive Compensation: Where We are, and How We Got There

George Constantinides, Milton Harris, and René Stulz (eds.), Handbook of the Economics of Finance. Elsevier Science North Holland (Forthcoming), Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 07.12
Number of pages: 179 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
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7.

CEO Compensation

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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8.

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, Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School

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Downloads 4,991
9.

Inequality and Institutions in 20th Century America

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Downloads 4,870
10.

The Economic Value of a Law Degree

HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2013-6
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and Amazon.com

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Downloads 4,791
11.

Measuring Skill in the Mutual Fund Industry

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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12.

An Economic Evaluation of the Moneyball Hypothesis

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Albion College - Department of Economics and ManagementAlbion College and Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics
Downloads 4,256
13.

Human Capital Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 821
Number of pages: 151 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University College London - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Downloads 4,173
14.

Venture Capital Limited Partnership Agreements: Understanding Compensation Arrangements

U of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 29, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
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15.

Returns to Investment in Education: A Further Update

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank

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Downloads 3,567
16.

The Academic Job Market in Finance: A Rookie's Guide

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Otago
Downloads 3,263
17.

Wall Street and Main Street: What Contributes to the Rise in the Highest Incomes?

CRSP Working Paper No. 615, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 3,125
18.

Managerial Capital and the Market for CEOs

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Queen's University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,099
19.

SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, Infection Fatality Rate (IFR) Implied by the Serology, Antibody, Testing in New York City

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Louisiana at Lafayette - College of Business Administration
Downloads 2,943
20.

A Corporate Beauty Contest

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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21.

What Do Boards Do? Evidence from Board Committee and Director Compensation Data

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford
Downloads 2,933
22.

Public Attitudes toward Immigration

Annual Review of Political Science, 2014, Volume 17, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and University of Pennsylvania

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23.

The Insider-Outsider Theory: A Survey

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Kiel - Institute for World Economics (IfW)
Downloads 2,239
24.

Automatic Reaction - What Happens to Workers at Firms that Automate?

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law, Utrecht University, Utrecht University - School of Economics and CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis
Downloads 2,205
25.

Are CEOs Born Leaders? Lessons from Traits of a Million Individuals

IFN Working Paper No. 1024, FIRN Research Paper No. 2436765, Harvard Business School Research Paper No. 16-044, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 478/2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Aalto University - School of Business and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 2,193
26.

The Economic Value of a Law Degree, Powerpoint Presentation

2013 American Law & Economics Conference, Vanderbilt Law School, Nashville, Tennessee
Number of pages: 129 Posted: 26 May 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and Amazon.com

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Downloads 2,180
27.

Managerial Attributes and Executive Compensation

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business

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Downloads 2,031
28.

What Prevents Women from Reaching the Top?

IFN Working Paper No. 1111, Harvard Business School Research Paper Series No. 16-092
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Aalto University School of Business, BI Norwegian Business School and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 1,987
29.

Labor Unemployment Risk and Corporate Financing Decisions

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 449-470 (2013)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 20 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 1,940
30.

What Makes an Entrepreneur and Does it Pay? Native Men, Turks, and Other Migrants in Germany

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Princeton University, City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics and Global Labor Organization (GLO)

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Downloads 1,901
31.

Immigration and the UK: Reflections after Brexit

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 402
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jan 2017
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University of Strathclyde, University College London and University of Milan - Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano (LdA)
Downloads 1,883
32.

A Review of Human Capital Theory: Microeconomics

University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of St. Gallen - Institute of Public Finance and Fiscal Law
Downloads 1,872
33.

Outsourcing: An Ethical Analysis of an International Trade Issue

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,871
34.

A Dynamic Perspective on Next-Generation Offshoring: The Global Sourcing of Science and Engineering Talent

Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 35-54, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sussex Business School, University of Manchester and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,863
35.

The Young Person's Guide to the Theil Index: Suggesting Intuitive Interpretations and Exploring Analytical Applications

UTIP Working Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 May 2000
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,782
36.

Ethical Issues in Outsourcing Accounting and Tax Services

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,743
37.

Perpetuating Inequality: What Salary History Bans Reveal About Wages

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2021
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law, Technology & Policy Research Initiative, Boston University and Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
Downloads 1,725
38.

Discrimination in the Credential Society: An Audit Study of Race and College Selectivity in the Labor Market

Social Forces, 93(4):1451-79.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,703
39.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,643
40.

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 - Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch University and Stellenbosch University
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41.

Spillover Effects from Voluntary Employer Minimum Wages

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 01 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Brandeis University - The Heller School for Social Policy and Management and Brandeis University - The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Downloads 1,622
42.

Has the Use of Peer Groups Contributed to Higher Pay and Less Efficient Compensation?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Texas Christian University, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Temple University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,588
43.

Work Performance = Competence x Motivation: A Two-Side Model for Human Resources Management

Munich Personal RePEc Archive Paper No. 26915
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Bologna University
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44.

Entrepreneurial Ventures and Wage Differentials between Germans and Immigrants

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,539
45.

Human Capital, Sports Performance and Salary Determination of Professional Athletes

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Padova - "Marco Fanno" Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 1,491
46.

Agents with and Without Principals

Industrial Relations Section Working Paper No. 430
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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47.

Where are We in the Economics of Gender?: The Gender Pay Gap

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Oct 1996
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,440
48.

Explaining the International CEO Pay Gap: Board Capture or Market Driven?

Number of pages: 135 Posted: 15 May 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law SchoolVanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 1,437
49.

The Wages of Sin

Columbia University Economics Discussion Paper No. 0809-16
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
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