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The Most Cited Articles from the Top-5 Journals (1991-2015)

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5999
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST)
Downloads 966
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An Economist's Perspective on Student Loans in the United States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5579
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 886
3.

Sports and Child Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3629
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
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Educational Federalism and the Quality Effects of Tuition Fees

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3193
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Oct 2010
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Dresden University of Technology - Faculty of Economics and Business Management
Downloads 594
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The Long-Run Effects of Teacher Collective Bargaining

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5977
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 28 Jul 2016
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Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and Cornell University

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Downloads 578
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Is Traditional Teaching Really All That Bad? A Within-Student Between-Subject Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2634
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Apr 2009
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University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 484
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Are Risk Aversion and Impatience Related to Cognitive Ability?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2620
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2009
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Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

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Downloads 454
8.

Withering Academia?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3209
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
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CREMA
Downloads 400
9.

A Note on Brain Gain and Brain Drain: Permanent Migration and Education Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3154
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Aug 2010
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University of Plymouth - Plymouth Business School, University of Freiburg - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz - Department of Economics
Downloads 371
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Impatience and Uncertainty: Experimental Decisions Predict Adolescents' Field Behavior

CESifo Working Paper No. 3635
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
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Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics, University of Innsbruck and Tilburg University

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Downloads 337
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The Determinants of International Mobility of Students

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3848
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Jun 2012
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University of Luxemburg, University of Lille I and University of Lille I
Downloads 273
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The Impact of Teacher Subject Knowledge on Student Achievement: Evidence from Within-Teacher Within-Student Variation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3111
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Munich Graduate School of Economics (MGSE) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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Home with Mom: The Effects of Stay-at-Home Parents on Children's Long-Run Educational Outcomes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4274
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
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Stanford University, Statistics Norway and University of Stavanger
Downloads 250
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The Effects of School Competition on Academic Achievement and Grading Standards

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2676
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
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University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Department of Economics
Downloads 235
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Econometric Methods for Causal Evaluation of Education Policies and Practices: A Non-Technical Guide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2877
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jan 2010
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Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs,Infrastructure, Transport an Technology, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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Downloads 231
16.

Identity and Entrepreneurship

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2661
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 May 2009
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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and ifo Institute for Economic Research - Department Human Capital and Innovation
Downloads 229
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Academic Performance and Single-Sex Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Switzerland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3592
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2011
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University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Konstanz, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and University of Konstanz
Downloads 224
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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
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Columbia University
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Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5266
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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Downloads 202
20.

The Consumption Value of Higher Education

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2871
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Dec 2009
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School of Economics and Business, NMBU and University of Bristol
Downloads 197
21.

Student and Graduate Migration and its Effect on the Financing of Higher Education

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4963
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
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University of Jena and University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 196
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Assessment Drives Learning: The Effect of Central Exit Exams on Curricular Knowledge and Mathematical Literacy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2666
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jun 2009
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University of Mannheim - Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA), University of Dortmund, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bamberg
Downloads 189
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The Impact of School Lunches on Primary School Enrollment: Evidence from India's Midday Meal Scheme

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3679
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
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ESMT European School of Management and Technology and ESMT European School of Management and Technology

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Downloads 186
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Top of the Class: The Importance of Ordinal Rank

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4815
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Jun 2014
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Humboldt University of Berlin
Downloads 183
25.

Economists in the Pits?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2594
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 May 2009
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CREMA

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Downloads 178
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Competition for the International Pool of Talent: Education Policy and Student Mobility

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3421
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
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University of Plymouth - Plymouth Business School, University of Freiburg - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz - Department of Economics
Downloads 175
27.

Bohemians, Human Capital, and Regional Economic Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2715
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
Downloads 171
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Human Capital and National Institutional Quality: Are TIMSS, PISA, and National Average IQ Robust Predictors?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4790
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Jun 2014
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George Mason University - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 170
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School Shootings and Student Performance

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3114
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
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University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research

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Downloads 168
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Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4014
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
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University of Oslo - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway
Downloads 167
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The Role of Human Capital and Innovation in Prussian Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4391
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Sep 2013
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University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Mannheim
Downloads 166
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Engineering Growth: Innovative Capacity and Development in the Americas

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6339
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
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World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit and World Bank
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Immigration, Fertility, and Human Capital: A Model of Economic Decline of the West

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3025, Bar-Ilan University Department of Economics Research Paper No. 2010-04
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
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Ariel University Center
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General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes Over the Life-Cycle

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3614
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
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Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 146
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Stay in School or Start Working? - The Human Capital Investment Decision under Uncertainty and Irreversibility

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2825
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Oct 2009
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University of Paderborn, University of Paderborn and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 139
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Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4452
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business

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Political Economics of Higher Education Finance

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2829
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Oct 2009
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Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 129
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Vocational vs. General Education and Employment Over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6116
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Nov 2016
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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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More Schooling, More Children? Compulsory Schooling and Fertility in Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5068
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Dec 2014
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University of Bologna, Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
Downloads 116
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Trade, Education, and the Shrinking Middle Class

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4141
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Mar 2013
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Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Bielefeld University

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Downloads 115
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The Return to College: Selection Bias and Dropout Risk

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4733
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 May 2014
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UNC Chapel Hill and University of Washington
Downloads 114
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Migration and Networks: Does Education Matter More than Gender?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3010
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Apr 2010
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University of Luxemburg and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 112
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Measuring the Consumption Value of Higher Education

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2799
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Dec 2009
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School of Economics and Business, NMBU
Downloads 109
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Why are Single-Sex Schools Successful?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6535
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
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University College London, University College London and Korea University

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A Non-Experimental Evaluation of Curricular Effectiveness in Math

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 09-12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2010
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Georgia State University, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Department of Economics and University of Missouri - Economics
Downloads 108
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Government Deficits in the European Union: An Analysis of Entry and Exit Dynamics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2703
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jul 2009
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European Commission, DG II and EcoMod - Brussels
Downloads 107
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Dissecting Network Externalities in International Migration

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3333
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
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University of Luxemburg, Université catholique de Louvain and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 105
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Women's Education and Family Behavior: Trends in Marriage, Divorce and Fertility

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2940
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
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U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

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Total Instructional Time Exposure and Student Achievement: An Extreme Bounds Analysis Based on German State-Level Variation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3580
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Sep 2011
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University of Leipzig - Institute for Empirical Research in Economics (IEW)/Econometrics and University of Leipzig
Downloads 104
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Catch Me If You Can - Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2816
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Oct 2009
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University of Warwick, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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