Ludger Woessmann

Ifo Institute for Economic Research

Poschingerstr. 5

Munich

Germany

http://www.cesifo.de/link/woessmann_l.htm

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

University of Munich - Ifo Institute for Economic Research

Schackstr. 4

Munich, 80539

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (79)

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The Role of Education Quality for Economic Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4122
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Education For All, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education, Tertiary Education, Secondary Education

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Computers and Student Learning: Bivariate and Multivariate Evidence on the Availability and Use of Computers at Home and at School

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1321
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Nov 2004
Ludger Woessmann and Thomas Fuchs
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 2,047 (6,275)
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computers at home, computers at school, student achievement, educational production, PISA

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How Equal are Educational Opportunities? Family Background and Student Achievement in Europe and the Us

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1162
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Apr 2004
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,493 (10,664)
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equality of opportunity, student performance, family background, TIMSS, equity-efficiency tradeoff, intergenerational mobility

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What Accounts for International Differences in Student Performance? A Re-Examination Using PISA Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1287; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1235
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Aug 2004
Ludger Woessmann and Thomas Fuchs
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,454 (11,110)
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education production function, PISA, international variation in student performance, institutional effects in schooling

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Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1987, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 May 2007
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,187 (15,318)
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human capital, protestantism, economic history

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Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2861
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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broadband, high-speed internet, technology diffusion, economic growth

Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 552, pp. 505-532, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2011
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Specifying Human Capital: A Review, Some Extensions, and Development Effects

Kiel Working Paper No. 1007
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Nov 2000
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 874 (24,184)
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human capital measurement, years of schooling, Mincer specification, educational quality, development accounting

Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences-in-Differences Evidence Across Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1415
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Feb 2005
Ludger Woessmann and Eric A. Hanushek
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
Downloads 522 (47,915)
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tracking, streaming, ability grouping, selectivity, comprehensive school system, educational performance, inequality, international student achievement test, TIMSS, PISA, PIRLS

Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences-in-Differences Evidence Across Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1901
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 118 (221,238)
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tracking, streaming, ability grouping, selectivity, comprehensive school system, educational performance, inequality, international student achievement test, TIMSS, PISA, PIRLS

Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences-in-Differences Evidence Across Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w11124
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Mar 2005
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 63 (329,680)
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Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences-in-Differences Evidence Across Countries

The Economic Journal, Vol. 116, pp. C63-C76, March 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 May 2006
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Schooling Resources, Educational Institutions, and Student Performance: The International Evidence

Kiel Working Paper No. 983
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 16 Aug 2000
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Education Production Function, Institutions, Incentives

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Education Policy and Equality of Opportunity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1906
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Gabriela Schuetz, Heinrich W. Ursprung and Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research, University of Konstanz and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 308 (90,419)
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equality of opportunity, educational production, family background, student performance, tracking, pre-school, efficiency-equity tradeoff

Education Policy and Equality of Opportunity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1518
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Heinrich W. Ursprung, Ludger Woessmann and Gabriela Schuetz
University of Konstanz, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 190 (148,181)
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equality of opportunity, educational production, family background, student performance, tracking, pre-school, efficiency-equity tradeoff

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The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1911
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 379 (71,122)
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The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development

NBER Working Paper No. w12832
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 93 (261,721)
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Public-Private Partnership and Schooling Outcomes Across Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1662
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Fundamental Determinants of School Efficiency and Equity: German States as a Microcosm for OECD Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2880, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1981
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 May 2007
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student performance, PISA, Germany, education production function, institutional effects in schooling

Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes, and Causation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2524
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 137 (196,734)
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Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes, and Causation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4575
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 106 (239,212)
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human capital, economic growth, cognitive skills

Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes, and Causation

NBER Working Paper No. w14633
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Efficiency and Equity of European Education and Training Policies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1779
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education, training, Europe, efficiency, equity, life cycle, trade-off

The Impact of Teacher Subject Knowledge on Student Achievement: Evidence from Within-Teacher Within-Student Variation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3111
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Johannes Metzler and Ludger Woessmann
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Munich Graduate School of Economics (MGSE) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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teacher knowledge, student achievement, Peru

The Impact of Teacher Subject Knowledge on Student Achievement: Evidence from Within-Teacher Within-Student Variation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4999
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Johannes Metzler and Ludger Woessmann
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Munich Graduate School of Economics (MGSE) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student achievement, Peru, teacher knowledge

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Class-Size Effects in School Systems Around the World: Evidence from Between-Grade Variation in Timss

IZA Discussion Paper No. 485; Harvard University, Program on Education Policy and Governance, Working Paper No. PEPG/02-02
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 Jun 2002
Ludger Woessmann and Martin R. West
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Harvard Graduate School of Education
Downloads 283 (99,757)
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Educational Production, Class Size, Student Sorting, School Fixed Effects, Instrumental Variables, TIMSS

Econometric Methods for Causal Evaluation of Education Policies and Practices: A Non-Technical Guide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2877
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jan 2010
Martin Schlotter, Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs,Infrastructure, Transport an Technology, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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causal effects, education, policy evaluation, non-technical guide

Econometric Methods for Causal Evaluation of Education Policies and Practices: A Non-Technical Guide

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4725
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Martin Schlotter, Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs,Infrastructure, Transport an Technology, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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causal effects, education, policy evaluation, non-technical guide

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How Central Exams Affect Educational Achievement: International Evidence from Timss and Timss-Repeat

Harvard University Program on Education Policy and Governance Working Paper No. PEPG/02-10
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 May 2003
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Central exams, educational achievement, TIMSS, accountability, agency problems, monitoring, school autonomy

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How Equal are Educational Opportunities? Family Background and Student Achievement in Europe and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1284
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 240 (118,397)
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equality of opportunity, student performance, family background, TIMSS, equity-efficiency tradeoff, intergenerational mobility

Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5266
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Oliver Falck, Constantin Mang and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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computers, teaching, methods, student achievement, TIMSS

Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and Their Effect on Student Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8939
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Oliver Falck, Constantin Mang and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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computers, teaching methods, student achievement, TIMSS

General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes Over the Life-Cycle

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3614
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Ludger Woessmann and Zhang Lei
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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vocational education, apprenticeship, employment, wages, life-cycle, adult education, International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS)

General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes Over the Life-Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w17504
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Ludger Woessmann and Lei Zhang
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes Over the Life-Cycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6083
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Ludger Woessmann and Lei Zhang
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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vocational education, apprenticeship, employment, wages, life-cycle, adult education, International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS)

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Institutional Effects in a Simple Model of Educational Production

IZA Discussion Paper No. 484; Kiel Working Paper No. 1085
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Jun 2002
Ludger Woessmann and John H. Bishop
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Downloads 221 (128,521)
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Educational Production, Principal-agent Model, Institutions of the Education System

The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3037
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 05 May 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 89 (269,228)
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human capital, cognitive skills, international student achievement tests, education production function

The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement

NBER Working Paper No. w15949
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 70 (311,284)
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The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4925
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 10 May 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 60 (338,124)
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human capital, cognitive skills, international student achievement tests, education production function

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Educational Production in East Asia: The Impact of Family Background and Schooling Policies on Student Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 745; Kiel Working Paper No. 1152
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 215 (131,955)
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Education Production Function, East Asia, Family Background, Class Size, School Autonomy

Catch Me If You Can - Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2816
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Oct 2009
Sascha O. Becker, Erik Hornung and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 102 (245,879)
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human capital, industrialization, Prussian economic history

Catch Me If You Can: Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4556
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Sascha O. Becker, Erik Hornung and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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human capital, industrialization, Prussian economic history

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Families, Schools, and Primary-School Learning: Evidence for Argentina and Colombia in an International Perspective

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3537
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Education production function, primary schools, international student achievement test, PIRLS, Argentina, Colombia, Latin America

Does Innovation Cause Exports? Evidence from Exogenous Innovation Impulses and Obstacles Using German Micro Data

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1178
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 May 2004
Stefan Lachenmaier and Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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innovation, export, trade, product cycle, German manufacturing firms, Ifo innovation survey

Does Innovation Cause Exports? Evidence from Exogenous Innovation Impulses and Obstacles Using German Micro Data

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 58, No. 2, pp. 317-350, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Stefan Lachenmaier and Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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'Every Catholic Child in a Catholic School': Historical Resistance to State Schooling, Contemporary Private Competition, and Student Achievement Across Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2332
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Martin R. West and Ludger Woessmann
Harvard Graduate School of Education and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, student achievement, Catholic schools

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Dualism and Cross-Country Growth Regressions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1290
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Oct 2004
Ludger Woessmann and Jonathan R.W. Temple
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and University of Bristol - Department of Economics
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growth, convergence, structural change

Dualism and Cross-Country Growth Regressions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5654
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Jonathan R.W. Temple and Ludger Woessmann
University of Bristol - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Structural change, dualism, wage differentials, TFP growth

How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3238
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Nov 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 91 (265,502)
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education, growth, OECD, cognitive skills, projection

How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

NBER Working Paper No. w16515
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Nov 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 33 (434,772)
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How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5401
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education, growth, OECD, cognitive skills, projection

How Much Do Educational Outcomes Matter in OECD Countries?

Economic Policy, Vol. 26, Issue 67, pp. 427-491, 2011
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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The Empire is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3392
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
University of Warwick, Institute for East European Studies - History Department, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Habsburg Empire, trust, corruption, institutions, borders

The Empire is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5584
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
University of Warwick, Institute for East European Studies - History Department, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Habsburg Empire, trust, corruption, institutions, borders

The Empire is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8288
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
University of Warwick, Institute for East European Studies - History Department, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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borders, corruption, Habsburg Empire, institutions, trust

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The Effect Heterogeneity of Central Exams: Evidence from Timss, Timss-Repeat and PISA

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1330
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Nov 2004
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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central exams, student achievement, international education production function, effect heterogeneity, TIMSS, PISA

Vocational vs. General Education and Employment Over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6116
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Nov 2016
Franziska Hampf and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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vocational education, apprenticeship, employment, life-cycle, PIAAC

Vocational vs. General Education and Employment Over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10298
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Franziska Hampf and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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vocational education, apprenticeship, employment, life-cycle, PIAAC

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital - Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3469
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Stefan Bauernschuster, Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 61 (335,199)
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internet, social capital

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2011
Stefan Bauernschuster, Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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internet, social capital

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5747
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jun 2011
Stefan Bauernschuster, Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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social capital, Internet

Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3499
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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religion, suicide, Prussian economic history

Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5773
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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religion, suicide, Prussian economic history

Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8448
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Prussian economic history, Religion, suicide

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Cross-Country Evidence on Teacher Performance Pay

CESifo Working Paper No. 3151
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Teacher Performance Pay, Student Achievement, International, PISA

Cross-Country Evidence on Teacher Performance Pay

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5101
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student achievement, teacher performance pay, international, PISA

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Social Cohesion, Religious Beliefs, and the Effect of Protestantism on Suicide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5288
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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religion, suicide, social cohesion

The Trade-off between Fertility and Education: Evidence from before the Demographic Transition

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2775
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Sascha O. Becker, Francesco Cinnirella and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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schooling, fertility transition, unified growth theory, 19th-century Prussia

The Trade-Off between Fertility and Education: Evidence from Before the Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4557
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Sascha O. Becker, Francesco Cinnirella and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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schooling, fertility transition, unified growth theory, 19th-century Prussia

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Which School Systems Sort Weaker Students into Smaller Classes? International Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1054; IZA Discussion Paper No. 744; Kiel Working Paper No. 1145
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Martin R. West and Ludger Woessmann
Harvard Graduate School of Education and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student sorting, class size, educational achievement

41.

New Evidence on the Missing Resource-Performance Link in Education

Kiel Working Paper No. 1051
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jun 2001
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education production functions, determinants of student performance, resource effects

The Importance of School Systems: Evidence from International Differences in Student Achievement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5951
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student achievement, international comparison, education production function, schools, education, institutions, external exams, autonomy, competition, private schools, tracking, educational expenditure, teachers, instruction time, TIMSS, PISA

The Importance of School Systems: Evidence from International Differences in Student Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10001
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student achievement, international comparison, education production function, schools, education, institutions, external exams, autonomy, competition, private schools, tracking, educational expenditure, teachers, instruction time, TIMSS, PISA

Effects of Adult Education Vouchers on the Labor Market: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3331
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Bern, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Swiss Coordination Centre for Research in Education (SKBF)
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field experiment, voucher, adult education, LATE, Switzerland

Effects of Adult Education Vouchers on the Labor Market: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5431
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Bern, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Swiss Coordination Centre for Research in Education (SKBF)
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adult education, voucher, field experiment, LATE, Switzerland

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3648
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Susanne Link and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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school autonomy, decentralization, developing countries, educational production, international student achievement tests, panel estimation

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 296
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Eric A. Hanushek, Susanne Link and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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school autonomy, decentralization, developing countries, educational production, international student achievement tests, panel estimation, education, education sector, educational autonomy, programme for international student assessment, PISA

Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

NBER Working Paper No. w17591
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Susanne Link and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Does School Autonomy Make Sense Everywhere? Panel Estimates from PISA

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6185
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Dec 2011
Eric A. Hanushek, Susanne Link and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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school autonomy, decentralization, developing countries, educational production, international student achievement tests, panel estimation

Returns to Skills Around the World: Evidence from PIAAC

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4597
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 2014
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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cognitive skills, education, labor market, earnings, international comparisons

Returns to Skills Around the World: Evidence from PIAAC

NBER Working Paper No. w19762
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Dec 2013
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Returns to Skills Around the World: Evidence from Piaac

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7850
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Jan 2014
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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cognitive skills, education, labor market, earnings, international comparisons

Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in 19th Century Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2414
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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gender gap, education, Protestantism

Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in 19th Century Prussia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3837
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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gender gap, education, Protestantism

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Schooling Quality in Eastern Europe: Educational Production During Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 746; Kiel Working Paper No. 1154
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Andreas Ammermueller, Hans Heijke and Ludger Woessmann
Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Maastricht University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Educational Production, Class Size, TIMSS, Transition of Institutions

Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2667
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jun 2009
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4576
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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human capital, economic growth, cognitive skills, Latin America

Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w15066
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Human Capital Quality and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for U.S. States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5411
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic growth, human capital, cognitive skills, schooling, U.S. states

Knowledge Capital and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for U.S. States

NBER Working Paper No. w21295
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Jun 2015
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Human Capital Quality and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for U.S. States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9130
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic growth, human capital, cognitive skills, schooling, U.S. states

Sample Selectivity and the Validity of International Student Achievement Tests in Economic Research

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Apr 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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sample selection, international student achievement tests, economic growth, educational production

Sample Selectivity and the Validity of International Student Achievement Tests in Economic Research

NBER Working Paper No. w15867
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Sample Selectivity and the Validity of International Student Achievement Tests in Economic Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4926
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 May 2010
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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sample selection, international student achievement tests, economic growth, educational production

Economic Gains for U.S. States from Educational Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w21770
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Dec 2015
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Economic Gains for U.S. States from Educational Reform

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5662
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jan 2016
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic growth, human capital, cognitive skills, schooling, U.S. states

Economic Gains for U.S. States from Educational Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9555
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
Eric A. Hanushek, Jens Ruhose and Ludger Woessmann
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic growth, human capital, cognitive skills, schooling, U.S. states

School Competition and Students' Entrepreneurial Intentions: International Evidence Using Historical Catholic Roots of Private Schooling

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3086
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, entrepreneurship, Catholic schools

School Competition and Students' Entrepreneurial Intentions: International Evidence Using Historical Catholic Roots of Private Schooling

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5024
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, entrepreneurship, Catholic schools

53.
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Education Promoted Secularization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4684
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2014
Sascha O. Becker, Markus Nagler and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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secularization, education, history, Germany

Education Promoted Secularization

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
Sascha O. Becker, Markus Nagler and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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secularization, education, history, Germany

Education Promoted Secularization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9884
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Sascha O. Becker, Markus Nagler and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Education, Germany, History, Secularization

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The Effect of Protestantism on Education Before the Industrialization: Evidence from 1816 Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2910
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education, Protestantism, pre-industrialization

Information and Preferences for Public Spending: Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5938
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
University of Innsbruck, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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public spending, information, preferences, education spending, survey experiment

Information and Preferences for Public Spending: Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9968
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jun 2016
University of Innsbruck, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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public spending, information, preferences, education spending, survey experiment

Skills, Signals, and Employability: An Experimental Investigation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6858
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Marc Piopiunik, Guido Schwerdt, Lisa Simon and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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signals, cognitive skills, social skills, resume, hiring, labor market

Skills, Signals, and Employability: An Experimental Investigation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11283
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jan 2018
Marc Piopiunik, Guido Schwerdt, Lisa Simon and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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signals, cognitive skills, social skills, resume, hiring, labor market

Coping with Change: International Differences in the Returns to Skills

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6114
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Nov 2016
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Cognitive Skills, Returns to Education, Economic Growth, International Comparisons

Coping with Change: International Differences in the Returns to Skills

NBER Working Paper No. w22657
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Coping with Change: International Differences in the Returns to Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10249
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic growth, returns to education, cognitive skills, international comparisons

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The Effect of Investment in Children's Education on Fertility in 1816 Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3252
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Nov 2010
Sascha O. Becker, Francesco Cinnirella and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education, fertility, quantity-quality trade-off, unified growth theory, 19th century, Prussia

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Every Catholic Child in a Catholic School: Historical Resistance to State Schooling, Contemporary Private Competition, and Student Achievement Across Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3818
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
Martin R. West and Ludger Woessmann
Harvard Graduate School of Education and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, student achievement, Catholic schools

Central School Exit Exams and Labor-Market Outcomes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3940
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Marc Piopiunik, Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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central exit exams, earnings, unemployment, Germany

Central School Exit Exams and Labor-Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6889
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Oct 2012
Marc Piopiunik, Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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unemployment, earnings, central exit exams, Germany

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iPEHD - The Ifo Prussian Economic History Database

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3904
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Aug 2012
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic history, Prussia, 19th century, database, county

iPEHD: The Ifo Prussian Economic History Database

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6829
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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economic history, Prussia, 19th century, database, county

The Information Value of Central School Exams

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5404
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jun 2015
Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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central exit exams, labor-market sorting, earnings, measurement error, difference-in-difference, Germany

The Information Value of Central School Exams

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9122
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Guido Schwerdt and Ludger Woessmann
University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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central exit exams, labor-market sorting, earnings, measurement error, difference-in-difference, Germany

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Educational Production in Europe

Economic Policy, Vol. 20, No. 43, pp. 445-504, July 2005
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Aug 2005
Ludger Woessmann
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4115
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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religion, secularization, Prussian economic history

Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7151
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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religion, secularization, Prussian economic history

Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9299
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Prussian economic history, Religion, secularization

Does Parental Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Pre-Demographic Transition Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3430
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 May 2011
Sascha O. Becker, Francesco Cinnirella and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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demographic transition, female education, fertility, nineteenth century Prussia

Does Parental Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Pre-Demographic Transition Prussia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8339
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Sascha O. Becker, Francesco Cinnirella and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Demographic Transition, Female Education, Fertility, Nineteenth Century Prussia

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Testing

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7168
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Annika Bergbauer, Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - ifo Center for the Economics of Education, Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student assessment, testing, accountability, student achievement, international, PISA

Testing

NBER Working Paper No. w24836
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Aug 2018
Annika Bergbauer, Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - ifo Center for the Economics of Education, Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Testing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11683
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Annika Bergbauer, Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - ifo Center for the Economics of Education, Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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student assessment, testing, accountability, student achievement, international, PISA

Public Opinion on Education Policy in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6602
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner and Ludger Woessmann
University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Education Policy, Public Opinion, Political Economy, Survey Experiments, Germany

Public Opinion on Education Policy in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10948
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner and Ludger Woessmann
University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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education policy, public opinion, political economy, survey experiments, Germany

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Growing Up in Ethnic Enclaves: Language Proficiency and Educational Attainment of Immigrant Children

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7097
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Aug 2018
KU Eichstaett-Ingolstadt - Department of Economics and Business Administration, KU Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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immigrant children, ethnic concentration, language, education, guest workers

How Information Affects Support for Education Spending: Evidence from Survey Experiments in Germany and the United States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6192
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Dec 2016
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ifo Institute for Economic Research, University of Innsbruck and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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policy preferences, cross-country comparison, Germany, United States, education spending, information, survey experiments

How Information Affects Support for Education Spending: Evidence from Survey Experiments in Germany and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10357
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ifo Institute for Economic Research, University of Innsbruck and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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policy preferences, cross-country comparison, Germany, United States, education spending, information, survey experiments

How Information Affects Support for Education Spending: Evidence from Survey Experiments in Germany and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w22808
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ifo Institute for Economic Research, University of Innsbruck and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Does Ignorance of Economic Returns and Costs Explain the Educational Aspiration Gap? Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11453
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 May 2018
Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner and Ludger Woessmann
University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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inequality, higher education, university, aspiration, information, returns to education, survey experiment

Does Ignorance of Economic Returns and Costs Explain the Educational Aspiration Gap? Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7000
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Jun 2018
Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner and Ludger Woessmann
University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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inequality, higher education, university, aspiration, information, returns to education, survey experiment

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Growing Up in Ethnic Enclaves: Language Proficiency and Educational Attainment of Immigrant Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11608
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics, KU Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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immigrant children, ethnic concentration, language, education, guest workers

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The Empire is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long‐Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy

The Economic Journal, Vol. 126, Issue 590, pp. 40-74, 2016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Feb 2016
University of Warwick, Institute for East European Studies - History Department, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in Nineteenth-Century Prussia

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 110, Issue 4, pp. 777-805, December 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Sascha O. Becker and Ludger Woessmann
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Gender gap, education, Protestantism

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Can Online Surveys Represent the Entire Population?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11799
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2018
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute), CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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online survey, representativeness, mode effects, offliner, public opinion

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*‘Every Catholic Child in a Catholic School’: Historical Resistance to State Schooling, Contemporary Private Competition and Student Achievement Across Countries

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, Issue 546, pp. F229-F255, August 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
Martin R. West and Ludger Woessmann
Harvard Graduate School of Education and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Educational Inequality and Public Policy Preferences: Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11730
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Philipp Lergetporer, Katharina Werner and Ludger Woessmann
University of Innsbruck, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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inequality, education, information, survey experiment

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iPEHD– the Ifo Prussian Economic History Database

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9128
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
University of Warwick, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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19th century, county, database, economic history, Prussia

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The Decline of Schooling Productivity in OECD Countries

Economic Journal, Vol. 111, No. 471, May 2001
Posted: 21 Jun 2001
Erich Gundlach, Ludger Woessmann and Jens Gmelin
University of Hamburg, Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KFW)

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The Fading Productivity of Schooling in East Asia

Journal of Asian Economics, Vol. 12, 2001
Posted: 21 Jun 2001
Erich Gundlach and Ludger Woessmann
University of Hamburg and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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