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1.

The Role of Education in Economic Development: A Theoretical Perspective

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Cag University
Downloads 37,071
2.

Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2009-56 , Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Downloads 23,949
3.

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 21,581
4.

The Role of Education Quality for Economic Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4122
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 14,069
5.

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 12,148
6.

Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Family Background and Motivation

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Southern California, University of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 10,724
7.

The Impact of Training and Motivation on Performance of Employees

Business Review, Volume 7, Number 2, July - December 2012, 84-95
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
UBL Fund Managers Limited
Downloads 9,648
8.

Financial Literacy, Financial Education and Downstream Financial Behaviors (full paper and web appendix)

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 02 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Catholic University of Portugal, University of Colorado-Boulder, Leeds School of Business - Center for Research on Consumer Financial Decision Making and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
Downloads 9,323
9.

The Economic Lives of the Poor

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Downloads 7,278
10.

Do the Benefits of College Still Outweigh the Costs?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 20, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Research Group
Downloads 6,990
11.

Information Frictions and Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2020
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Loughborough University
Downloads 6,948
12.

The Impact of Training and Development on Employees Performance and Productivity

International Journal of Management Sciences and Business Research, Vol. 5, Issue 7, July 2016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Balqa Applied University - Administrative and Financial Department
Downloads 5,932
13.

Implications of Globalization on Education

Romanian Journal for Multidimensional Education, Romania, Vol-4, No-2, Aug 2012 Pg;69-82 ISSN 2066-7329
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Integral University
Downloads 5,770
14.

Are Recent College Graduates Finding Good Jobs?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Research Group and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 5,754
15.

Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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Downloads 5,654
16.

Globalization Effect on Education and Culture: An Analysis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Government Engineering College, Bikaner
Downloads 5,230
17.

The Price of 'Man' and 'Woman': A Hedonic Pricing Model of Avatar Attributes in a Synthethic World

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Indiana University
Downloads 5,197
18.

America's Loss is the World's Gain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part 4

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 5,148
19.

Challenges Faced by the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia: An Intellectual Capital Perspective

International Journal of Current Research, Vol. 3, No. 6, p. 398, June 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) and Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
Downloads 5,142
20.

Human Resource Management Practices in an Airline Industry: The British Airways Global Perspective

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Oman College of Management and Technology
Downloads 5,116
21.

Are We Selling Results or Résumés?: The Underexplored Linkage between Human Resource Strategies and Firm-Specific Capital

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 105
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 5,089
22.

Competency Mapping

National Conference on Emerging Trends in Business Research, March 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Vivin Consultants Chennai
Downloads 4,997
23.

Employment of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and its Implications on the Academic Performance of Their Children

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Lyceum of the Philippines University - Graduate Studies
Downloads 4,941
24.

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 4,628
25.

Misery and Myopia: Understanding the Failures of U.S. Efforts to Stop Human Trafficking

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 74, p. 2977, May 2006, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 79, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2009-31, Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship Research Paper No. 931448
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 4,519
26.

The Role of Human Resource Management in Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

International Journal of Human Resource Management, Vol. 15, No. 8, pp. 1357-1372, December 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of International Business and Strategy and Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim
Downloads 4,384
27.

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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Downloads 4,245
28.

Are Successful Women Entrepreneurs Different from Men?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering and Techstars
Downloads 4,233
29.

Diversity in Economics: An Analysis of Journal Quality Perceptions

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
ALBA Graduate Business School and ALBA Graduate Business School
Downloads 4,181
30.

Gender Discrimination and Growth: Theory and Evidence from India

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS42
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
York University - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,003
31.

Getting the Numbers Right: International Engineering Education in the United States, China, and India

Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 97, No. 1, pp. 13-25, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations and Duke University - Department of Sociology
Downloads 3,848
32.

The Effectiveness of Youth Financial Education: A Review of the Literature

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana State University - Networks Financial Institute
Downloads 3,793
33.

How the Disciple Became the Guru

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Harvard University and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 3,770
34.

Financial Literacy Around the World: An Overview of the Evidence with Practical Suggestions for the Way Forward

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6107
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 3,769
35.

Scale and Skill in Active Management

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Downloads 3,680
36.

Social Animal House: The Economic and Academic Consequences of Fraternity Membership

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Working Paper Series
10 Thoughts, Union College - Department of Economics and Union College - Department of Economics

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Downloads 3,664
37.

Old Age and the Decline in Financial Literacy

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Finance and Texas Tech University
Downloads 3,585
38.

Human Capital, Asset Allocation, and Life Insurance

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 05-11
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management, Ibbotson Associates, York University - Schulich School of Business and Ibbotson Associates

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Downloads 3,574
39.

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 3,507
40.

Human Resource Management Practices in Bangladeshi Organizations: A Case Study on Bangladesh Centre for Communication Program

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM)
Downloads 3,305
41.

Economists (and Economics) in Tech Companies

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 19-027, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 18-44
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)

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Downloads 3,240
42.

The Role of Vocational and Technical Education in Manpower Development and Job Creation in Nigeria

Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 2, No. 1, June 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Downloads 3,129
43.

Corporate Resilience and Response During COVID-19

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 20-108
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2020
Working Paper Series
State Street Associates, State Street Associates, Harvard Business School and State Street Associates
Downloads 3,029
44.

Education, Entrepreneurship and Immigration: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part II

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 3,014
45.

High Performance Workplace Practices and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Europe

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 2,990
46.

Survive then Thrive: Talent, Research Motivation, and Completing the Economics Ph.D.

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Le Moyne College - Department of Economics, Department of Economics, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University and East Carolina University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,982
47.

Does a Better Education Make for Better Managers? An Empirical Examination of CEO Educational Quality and Firm Performance

Pace University Finance Research Paper No. 2004/03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics and Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics
Downloads 2,968
48.

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 2,958
49.

Theories of Diversity within Organisation Studies: Debates and Future Trajectories

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) and University of St. Gallen - SEPS: Economics and Political Sciences
Downloads 2,955
50.

Measuring Education Inequality: Gini Coefficients of Education

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Brazil, Cornell University and The World Bank
Downloads 2,943