Lisa Barrow

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Microeconomics Economist

230 South LaSalle Street

Chicago, IL 60604

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Causality, Causality, Causality: The View of Education Inputs and Outputs from Economics

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2005-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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school finance, class size, teacher quality, education, length of school year

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Rewarding Persistence: Effects of a Performance-Based Scholarship Program for Low-Income Parents

Number of pages: 167 Posted: 04 Mar 2009
MDRC, MDRC, San Francisco State University, Princeton University, Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 776 (49,220)
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financial aid, community college, single mothers

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School Vouchers and Student Achievement: Recent Evidence, Remaining Questions

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2008-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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school competition, school efficiency, school choice, academic achievement

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School Vouchers: Recent Findings and Unanswered Questions

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 32, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Sep 2008
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Technology's Edge: The Educational Benefits of Computer-Aided Instruction

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2007-17
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Jan 2008
Lisa Barrow, Lisa Markman and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
Downloads 329 (138,810)
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education, computers, student achievement

Technology's Edge: The Educational Benefits of Computer-Aided Instruction

NBER Working Paper No. w14240
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2022
Lisa Barrow, Lisa Markman and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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The Economic Value of Education by Race and Ethnicity

Economic Perspectives, Second Quarter, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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human capital, return to schooling, education, wages, measurement error, Education, Human Capital, Skills, Occupational Choice, Labor Productivity, Wage Level and Structure, Wage Differentials by Skill, Training, Occupation

Financial Incentives and Educational Investment: The Impact of Performance-Based Scholarships on Student Time Use

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2013-07
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Aug 2013
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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higher education, educational investment, time use, incentives, financial aid

Financial Incentives and Educational Investment: The Impact of Performance-Based Scholarships on Student Time Use

NBER Working Paper No. w19351
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2022
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Paying for Performance: The Education Impacts of a Community College Scholarship Program for Low-Income Adults

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2009-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2012
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, MDRC, Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and MDRC
Downloads 197 (231,976)
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academic achievement, educational attainment, performance-based scholarship, community college

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Do Returns to Schooling Differ by Race and Ethnicity?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Feb 2005
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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returns to schooling, education, earnings, race, ethnicity

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The Upside of Down: Postsecondary Enrollment in the Great Recession

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Lisa Barrow and Jonathan M. V. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 172 (261,297)
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unemployment, education, postsecondary enrollment, schooling

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The Role of Selective High Schools in Equalizing Educational Outcomes: Heterogeneous Effects by Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-17
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 07 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago
Downloads 144 (302,852)

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Educational equalization, high school, low-income, regression analysis, universities and colleges admission

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Private School Location and Neighborhood Characteristics

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Feb 2003
Lisa Barrow
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 121 (345,596)
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Using Market Valuation to Assess Public School Spending

NBER Working Paper No. w9054
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2022
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Using Market Valuation to Access the Importance and Efficiency of Public School Spending

and Princeton Univ., IRS Working Paper No. 438, FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2000-04
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Oct 2000
Lisa Barrow and Cecilia E. Rouse
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section
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Women and the Phillips Curve: Do Women's and Men's Labor Market Outcomes Differentially Affect Real Wage Growth and Inflation?

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Wellesley College and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Impact of Chicago's Small High School Initiative

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2014-20
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Dec 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Northwestern University - School of Education and Social Policy and University of Chicago
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K 12, Education, High Schools, Small Schools

The Impact of Chicago's Small High School Initiative

NBER Working Paper No. w18889
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2022
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Chicago and Northwestern University - School of Education and Social Policy
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Not Working: Demographic Changes, Policy Changes, and the Distribution of Weeks (Not) Worked

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Dec 2004
Lisa Barrow and Kristin F. Butcher
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Wellesley College
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Disability, unemployment, health, labor force participation

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The Signaling, Screening, and Human Capital Effects of National Board Certification: Evidence from Chicago and Kentucky High Schools

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2020-06
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, CNA Corporation, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Chicago
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The Pathway to Enrolling in a High-Performance High School: Understanding Barriers to Access

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-32
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Dec 2020
Lauren Sartain and Lisa Barrow
University of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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school choice; secondary school; school access; inequality; equality of opportunity

The Pathway to Enrolling in a High-Performance High School: Understanding Barriers to Access

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2020-32
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Jun 2021
Lisa Barrow and Lauren Sartain
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago
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school choice, secondary school, school access, inequality, equality of opportunity

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Who Has the Time? Community College Students’ Time-Use Response to Financial Incentives

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2020-03
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Princeton University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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higher education, educational investment, time use, incentives, financial aid

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Universal Student Enrollment Systems: The More Policies Change, the More Enrollment Patterns Stay the Same

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2022-25
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Jun 2022
Lauren Sartain, Riley Lewers and Lisa Barrow
University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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School Choice, Student Enrollment, School Quality, High Schools

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The Expanding Landscape of Online Education: Who Engages and How They Fare

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2022-52
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Nov 2022
Lisa Barrow, Wesley Morris and Lauren Sartain
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and University of Chicago
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higher education, education quality, online education, educational attainment, student achievement

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Is College a Worthwhile Investment?

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 7, pp. 519-555, 2015
Posted: 07 Aug 2015
Lisa Barrow and Ofer Malamud
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

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School Vouchers and Student Achievement: Recent Evidence and Remaining Questions

Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Cecilia E. Rouse and Lisa Barrow
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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School Vouchers and Student Achievement: Recent Evidence and Remaining Questions

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 1, pp. 17-42, 2009
Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Cecilia E. Rouse and Lisa Barrow
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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The Effects of the Earned Income Credit on the Seasonality of Household Expenditures

Posted: 07 Mar 2001
Lisa Barrow and Leslie McGranahan
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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