Nicolas Salamanca

Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne

Research Fellow

Level 5, FBE Building, 111 Barry Street

Parkville, Victoria 3010

Australia

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P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

University of Melbourne - ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course

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Citation 21

Parenting Style as an Investment in Human Development

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 3/16
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Feb 2016
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Nicolas Salamanca and Anna Zhu
School of Economics, University of Sydney, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and RMIT University
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Parenting style, cognitive load, locus of control, socioeconomic disadvantage, parental investments, human development

Parenting Style as an Investment in Human Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9686
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Nicolas Salamanca and Anna Zhu
School of Economics, University of Sydney, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and RMIT University
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parenting style, cognitive load, locus of control, socioeconomic disadvantage, parental investments, human development

Covid-19 Labour Market Shocks and Their Inequality Implications for Financial Wellbeing

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 15/20
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Monash University - Centre for Health Economics, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Financial wellbeing, COVID-19, unemployment, earnings reduction, inequality

COVID-19 Labour Market Shocks and Their Inequality Implications for Financial Wellbeing

Life Course Centre Working Paper No. 2020-20
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Aug 2020
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Monash University - Centre for Health Economics, Georgia State University and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Financial wellbeing, COVID-19, unemployment, earnings reduction, inequality

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Locus of Control and Investment in Risky Assets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10407
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Maastricht School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University and Maastricht University - Department of Accounting and Information Management
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household portfolios, personality traits, risk and time preferences, risk perception

Students Are Almost as Effective as Professors in University Teaching

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 23/17
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Zurich
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Student Instructors, University, Teacher Performance

Students are Almost as Effective as Professors in University Teaching

CESifo Working Paper No. 7764
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Aug 2019
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and Maastricht University
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student instructors, university, teacher performance

Students are Almost as Effective as Professors in University Teaching

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12491
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Aug 2019
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Zurich
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student instructors, university, teacher performance

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Measuring Financial Wellbeing with Self-Reported and Bank-Record Data

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 26/20
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 02 Dec 2020
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Commonwealth Bank of Australia
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Financial wellbeing, bank-record data, financial behavior, item response theory models, machine-learning, LASSO

Intergenerational Disadvantage: Learning about Equal Opportunity from Social Assistance Receipt

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 28/17
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and RMIT University
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Intergenerational Correlations, Socioeconomic Disadvantage, Social Assistance

Intergenerational Disadvantage: Learning About Equal Opportunity from Social Assistance Receipt

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11070
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Oct 2017
School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and RMIT University
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intergenerational correlations, socioeconomic disadvantage, social assistance

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Measuring Financial Wellbeing with Self-Reported and Bank-Record Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13884
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 23 Nov 2020
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Georgia State University, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Commonwealth Bank of Australia
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financial wellbeing, bank-record data, financial behavior, item response theory models, machine-learning, LASSO

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How People React to Pension Risk

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13077
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Mar 2020
Nicolas Salamanca, Andries de Grip and Olaf Sleijpen
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Maastricht University and Department of Economics, Maastricht University, De Nederlandsche Bank
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individual portfolio choice, background risk, retirement planning, pension reform, The Netherlands

How People React to Pension Risk

Life Course Centre Working Paper No. 2020-07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jun 2020
Nicolas Salamanca, Andries de Grip and Olaf Sleijpen
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Maastricht University and Department of Economics, Maastricht University, De Nederlandsche Bank
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individual portfolio choice, background risk, retirement planning, pension reform, The Netherlands

How People React to Pension Risk

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 05/20
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 May 2020
Nicolas Salamanca, Andries De Grip and Olaf Sleijpen
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market, Institute of Labor Economics, Netspar and Department of Economics, Maastricht University, De Nederlandsche Bank
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Individual portfolio choice; background risk; retirement planning; pension reform; The Netherlands

On the Mechanisms of Ability Peer Effects

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 19/20
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 07 Jan 2021
Alexandra de Gendre and Nicolas Salamanca
School of Economics, The University of Sydney and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Random assignment; standardized test; mediation analysis; parental investment; school inputs

On the Mechanisms of Ability Peer Effects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13938
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Alexandra de Gendre and Nicolas Salamanca
School of Economics, The University of Sydney and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Are Professors Worth it? The Value-Added and Costs of Tutorial Instructors

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 293
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jul 2018
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Zurich
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Teacher value-added, teaching effectiveness, higher education

Are Professors Worth it? The Value-Added and Costs of Tutorial Instructors

CESifo Working Paper No. 7380
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and Maastricht University
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student instructors, university, teacher value-added

Are Professors Worth it? The Value-Added and Costs of Tutorial Instructors

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11975
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Ulf Zölitz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Zurich
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teacher value-added, higher education, instructor rank

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Parents’ Responses to Teacher Qualifications

Life Course Centre Working Paper No. 2020-03
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Jun 2020
Simon Chang, Deborah A. Cobb-Clark and Nicolas Salamanca
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, School of Economics, University of Sydney and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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teacher quality, student achievement, parental investment, beliefs, school effort

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The Dynamic Properties of Economic Preferences

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 04/18
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2018
Nicolas Salamanca
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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stability of preferences, risk aversion, patience, shock persistence, measurement error

A Short Note on Discrimination and Favoritism in the Labor Market

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 23/16
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Nicolas Salamanca and Jan Feld
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Wage gap, nepotism, firm preferences, long-run equilibrium

A Short Note on Discrimination and Favoritism in the Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10291
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Nicolas Salamanca and Jan Feld
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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wage gap, nepotism, firm preferences, long-run equilibrium

Parents' Responses to Teacher Qualifications

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 1/20
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Simon Chang, Deborah A. Cobb-Clark and Nicolas Salamanca
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, School of Economics, University of Sydney and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Teacher quality, Student achievement, Parental investment, Beliefs, School effort

Parents' Responses to Teacher Qualifications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13065
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Simon Chang, Deborah A. Cobb-Clark and Nicolas Salamanca
University of Western Australia - Department of Economics, School of Economics, University of Sydney and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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beliefs, parental investment, student achievement, teacher quality, school effort

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How Individuals React to Defined Benefit Pension Risk

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 08/2013-041
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Nov 2013
Nicolas Salamanca, Andries de Grip and Olaf Sleijpen
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne, Maastricht School of Business and Economics and Department of Economics, Maastricht University, De Nederlandsche Bank
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Individual portfolio, background risk, pension funding, retirement planning

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Parental Responses to Children’s Achievement Test Results

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 17/21
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Aug 2021
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Tiffany Ho and Nicolas Salamanca
School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne - ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Parental investments; test-score information; parental perceptions; overconfidence

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Endophilia or Exophobia: Beyond Discrimination

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7380
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 May 2013
Nicolas Salamanca and Daniel S. Hamermesh
Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics
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favoritism, discrimination, field experiment, wage differentials, economics of education

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Parental Responses to Children's Achievement Test Results

Life Course Centre Working Paper No. 2021-16
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Aug 2021
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Tiffany Ho and Nicolas Salamanca
School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne - ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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Parental investments, test-score information, parental perceptions, overconfidence

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Parental Responses to Children's Achievement Test Results

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14663
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Tiffany Ho and Nicolas Salamanca
School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne - ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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parental investments, test-score information, parental perceptions, overconfidence

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Endophilia or Exophobia: Beyond Discrimination

NBER Working Paper No. w19471
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2022
Jan Feld, Nicolas Salamanca and Daniel S. Hamermesh
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics
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Are Professors Worth it? The Value-Added and Costs of Tutorial Instructors

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13883
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2019
Ulf Zölitz and Nicolas Salamanca
Maastricht University and Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, the University of Melbourne
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