Ron Diris

Maastricht University

P.O. Box 616

Maastricht, 6200 MD

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

An Economic Analysis of the Optimal School Starting Age

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Lex Borghans and Ron Diris
Maastricht University - Department of Economics and Maastricht University
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education economics, school starting age, human capital theory

Fostering and Measuring Skills: Improving Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills to Promote Lifetime Success

NBER Working Paper No. w20749
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 15 Dec 2014
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research and Maastricht University - Department of Economics
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Fostering and Measuring Skills: Improving Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills to Promote Lifetime Success

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8696
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research and Maastricht University - Department of Economics
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non-cognitive skills, human development, interventions

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Estimating the Impact of Grade Retention: A Heterogenous Analysis

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Mar 2012
Ron Diris
Maastricht University
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economics of education, grade retention, heterogeneous treatment effects

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The Economics of Financing Higher Education

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Oct 2015
Ron Diris and Erwin Ooghe
Maastricht University and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Center for Economic Studies
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Allocating Instruction Time: How Language Instruction Can Affect Multiple Skills

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Mar 2012
Ron Diris and Lex Borghans
Maastricht University and Maastricht University - Department of Economics
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economics of education, human capital theory, instruction time, primary education

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Child Poverty: What Can Social Spending Explain in Europe?

KU Leuven Discussion Paper Series DPS14.20
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam and University of Antwerp
Downloads 40 (421,813)
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How Does Early Deprivation Relate to Later-Life Outcomes? A Longitudinal Analysis

KU Leuven, Department of economics, discussion paper series DPS16.27, 2016
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Ron Diris and Frank Vandenbroucke
Maastricht University and University of Amsterdam
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material deprivation, long-run outcomes, poverty, family disadvantage

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The Heterogeneous Effects of Early Track Assignment on Cognitive and Non-cognitive Skills

Tinbergen Institute Discussoin Paper 2019-038/V
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jun 2019
Maria Cotofan, Ron Diris and Trudie Schils
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Maastricht University and Maastricht University
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educational economics, school tracking, relative age, non-cognitive skills

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Mapping At-Risk-Of-Poverty Rates, Household Employment, and Social Spending

Oxford University Press, Reconciling Work and Poverty Reduction: How Successful Are European Welfare States? (2014)
Posted: 22 Jun 2017
Frank Vandenbroucke and Ron Diris
University of Amsterdam and Maastricht University

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The Impact of Pensions, Transfers and Taxes on Child Poverty in Europe: The Role of Size, Pro-Poorness and Child Orientation

Socio-Economic Review, 2017, vol 15(4), pp. 745-775, DOI: 10.1093/ser/mww045
Posted: 02 May 2017 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2018
Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam and University of Antwerp

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Poverty, Europe, Welfare State, Redistribution, Social Policy