Colm P. Harmon

The University of Sydney - School of Economics

Professor of Economics

Rm 370 Merewether (H04)

Sydney, NSW 2006 2008

Australia

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

The Impact of Parental Income and Education on the Schooling of Their Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1496
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University College London and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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early school leaving, intergenerational transmission

The Impact of Parental Income and Education on the Health of Their Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1832
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Orla Doyle, Colm P. Harmon and Ian Walker
University College Dublin - Geary Institute, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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child health, intergenerational transmission

The Impact of Parental Income and Education on the Health of Their Children

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5359
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
Orla Doyle, Colm P. Harmon and Ian Walker
University College Dublin - Geary Institute, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Child health, intergenerational transmission

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Validating the Use of Vignettes for Subjective Threshold Scales

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2860, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2007-43, RAND Working Paper No. WR-501
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Tilburg University, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
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anchoring vignettes, reporting bias, hopit model

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Effects of Stress on Economic Decision-Making: Evidence from Laboratory Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8060
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Apr 2014
Liam Delaney, G√ľnther Fink and Colm P. Harmon
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Population and International Health and The University of Sydney - School of Economics
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stress, financial decisions, discounting, risk aversion, learning

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A Dynamic Model of Demand for Private Health Insurance in Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2472
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Claire Finn and Colm P. Harmon
University College Dublin (UCD) and The University of Sydney - School of Economics
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health insurance, dynamics, panel, unobserved heterogeneity, state dependence

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Behavioural Economics and Drinking Behaviour: Preliminary Results from an Irish College Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2883
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
Liam Delaney, Colm P. Harmon and Patrick Wall
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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alcohol, peer effects, time preferences

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Psychological and Biological Foundations of Time Preference: Evidence from a Day Reconstruction Study with Biological Tracking

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3674
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Michael Daly, Liam Delaney and Colm P. Harmon
Trinity College (Dublin), University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics and The University of Sydney - School of Economics
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time preferences, day reconstruction study, economics and psychology, economics and biology

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Micro-Level Determinants of Lecture Attendance and Additional Study-Hours

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5144
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Martin Ryan, Liam Delaney and Colm P. Harmon
University College Dublin (UCD), University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics and The University of Sydney - School of Economics
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higher education, education inputs, lecture attendance, hours of study, future-orientation, attitude to risk, non-cognitive ability, conscientiousness

Does Education Raise Productivity or Just Reflect it?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3993
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Arnaud Chevalier, Colm P. Harmon, Ian Walker and Yu Zhu
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent Business School, Students
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Human capital, signalling, screening

Does Education Raise Productivity, or Just Reflect it?

Economic Journal Vol. 114, No. 499, pp. F499-F517, November 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
Arnaud Chevalier, Colm P. Harmon, Ian Walker and Yu Zhu
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent Business School, Students
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Cross Country Evidence on the Returns to Education: Patterns and Explanations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3199
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Feb 2002
Kevin Denny, Colm P. Harmon and Reamonn Lydon
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and Independent
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Parental Education, Grade Attainment and Earnings Expectations Among University Students

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5646
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Liam Delaney, Colm P. Harmon and Cathy Redmond
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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socio-economic status, education, inequality, discrimination

A Review of Estimates of the Schooling/Earnings Relationship, with Tests for Publication Bias

NBER Working Paper No. w7457
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 May 2000 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2001
Orley Ashenfelter, Colm P. Harmon and Hessel Oosterbeek
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM)
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A Review of Estimates of the Schooling/Earnings Relationship, with Tests for Publication Bias

Labour Economics, Vol. 6, No. 4, November 1999
Posted: 12 Mar 2001
Orley Ashenfelter, Colm P. Harmon and Hessel Oosterbeek
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM)

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Experimental Tests of Survey Responses to Expenditure Questions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4389
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
David Comerford, Liam Delaney and Colm P. Harmon
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics and The University of Sydney - School of Economics
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expenditure surveys, survey design, data experiments

Measuring Investment in Human Capital Formation: An Experimental Analysis of Early Life Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w19316
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
University College Dublin - Geary Institute, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Measuring Investment in Human Capital Formation: An Experimental Analysis of Early Life Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7550
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
University College Dublin - Geary Institute, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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early childhood intervention, human capital development, randomized control trial, multiple hypotheses, permutation testing

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Dispersion in the Economic Return to Schooling

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3037
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Nov 2001
Colm P. Harmon, Vincent Hogan and Ian Walker
The University of Sydney - School of Economics, National University of Ireland - University College Dublin and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Return to schooling, random coefficients

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The Returns to Education: Microeconomics

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 17, pp. 115-156, April 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Jun 2003
Colm P. Harmon, Hessel Oosterbeek and Ian Walker
The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM) and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Behavioral Economics and Drinking Behavior: Preliminary Results from an Irish College Study

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 29-36, January 2008
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Liam Delaney, Colm P. Harmon and Patrick Wall
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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The Bilingual Gap in Children's Language and Emotional Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11800
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Colm P. Harmon and Anita Staneva
School of Economics, University of Sydney, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and Swansea University - School of Business and Economics
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cognitive and non-cognitive skills, production function, value-added model, cohort studies

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The Causal Effects of Adolescent School Bullying Victimisation on Later Life Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12241
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 May 2019
Lancaster University, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, University of Wollongong, The University of Sydney - School of Economics and Lancaster University
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bullying, victimization, long term outcomes

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The Returns to the Quantity and Quality of Education: Evidence for Men in England and Wales

Economica, Vol. 67, Issue 265, February 2000
Posted: 13 Jul 2001
Colm P. Harmon and Ian Walker
The University of Sydney - School of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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