Rigissa Megalokonomou

University of Queensland - School of Economics

Brisbane, QLD 4072

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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Comparative Advantage and Gender Gap in Stem

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13313
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Sofoklis Goulas, Silvia Griselda and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Melbourne and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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gender gap, STEM, random peer effects, ordinal rank, absolute advantage, comparative advantage

Relative Performance Feedback in Education: Evidence From a Randomized Controlled Trial

UNSW Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2021
Loretti Dobrescu, Marco Faravelli, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Alberto Motta
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics, The University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Economics and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
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relative performance feedback, rank incentives, social learning, academic performance, randomized controlled trial

Rank Incentives and Social Learning: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12437
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Jul 2019
Loretti Dobrescu, Marco Faravelli, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Alberto Motta
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics, The University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Economics and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
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relative performance feedback, rank incentives, social learning, academic performance, randomized controlled trial

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Citation 17

Human Capital Depreciation

CESifo Working Paper No. 8614
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 19 Oct 2020
Michael Dinerstein, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Constantine Yannelis
University of Chicago, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Chicago
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human capital, unemployment, teachers

Human Capital Depreciation

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-146
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 14 Oct 2020
Michael Dinerstein, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Constantine Yannelis
University of Chicago, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Chicago
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Human Capital Depreciation and Returns to Experience

NBER Working Paper No. w27925
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 14 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2023
Michael Dinerstein, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Constantine Yannelis
University of Chicago, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 46 (769,468)
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How Good Am I? Effects and Mechanisms Behind Salient Ranks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15604
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 Oct 2022
Rigissa Megalokonomou and Yi Zhang
University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Queensland
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achievement rank, saliance, quasi-random classroom assignment, mechanisms, survey data, middle schools, mediation analysis

How Good Am I? Effects and Mechanisms Behind Salient Ranks

CESifo Working Paper No. 9991
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 18 Oct 2022
Rigissa Megalokonomou and Yi Zhang
University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Queensland
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achievement rank, salience, quasi-random classroom assignment, mechanisms, survey data, middle schools, mediation analysis

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Citation 2

Compulsory Class Attendance Versus Autonomy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14559
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Jul 2021
Sofoklis Goulas, Silvia Griselda and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Melbourne and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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Compulsory Class Attendance Versus Autonomy

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Jan 2022
Sofoklis Goulas, Silvia Griselda and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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learning autonomy, school attendance, returns to education, natural experiment

Compulsory Class Attendance Versus Autonomy

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Apr 2022
Sofoklis Goulas, Silvia Griselda and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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learning autonomy, school attendance, returns to education, natural experiment

Do Second Chances Pay Off? Evidence from a Natural Experiment with Low-Achieving Students

CESifo Working Paper No. 9620
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 17 Mar 2022
Aspasia Bizopoulou, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Stefania Simion
VATT Institute for Economic Research, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Bristol
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postsecondary education admission, low-achieving students, exogenous policy, fuzzy regression discontinuity design

Do Second Chances Pay Off? Evidence from a Natural Experiment with Low-Achieving Students

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15139
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 May 2022
Aspasia Bizopoulou, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Stefania Simion
VATT Institute for Economic Research, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Bristol
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postsecondary education admission, low-achieving students, exogenous policy, fuzzy regression discontinuity design

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School Attendance During a Pandemic

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 May 2020 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Sofoklis Goulas and Rigissa Megalokonomou
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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school attendance, school performance, pandemic, school closure, social distancing, natural experiment

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The Effects of Exposure to Refugees on Crime: Evidence from the Greek Islands

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16502
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Oct 2023
Rigissa Megalokonomou and Chrysovalantis Vasilakis
University of Queensland - School of Economics and Bangor Business School
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crime, migration, natural experiment, Greek islands, difference-in-differences, shiftshare instrumental variable

Female Neighbors, Test Scores, and Careers

CESifo Working Paper No. 10112
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 02 Dec 2022
Sofoklis Goulas, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Yi Zhang
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Queensland
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neighbour gender peer effects, cohort-to-cohort random variation, birth gender composition, geodata, STEM university degrees

Female Neighbors, Test Scores, and Careers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15733
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Nov 2022
Sofoklis Goulas, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Yi Zhang
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Queensland
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neighbor gender peer effects, cohort-to-cohort random variation, birth gender composition, geodata, STEM university degrees

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How Do Parents Respond to Regulation of Sugary Drinks in Child Care? Evidence from California

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12539
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Sep 2019
Jiafei Hu, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Haishan Yuan
University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Economics and University of Queensland
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obesity, health, sugary beverage, children, child care regulation

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Does Class Size Matter? How, and at What Cost?

NBER Working Paper No. w25736
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2023
Desire Kedagni, Kala Krishna, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Ying Yan Zhao
Iowa State University, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, University of Queensland - School of Economics and Pennsylvania State University
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Persistency in Teachers’ Grading Bias and Effects on Longer-Term Outcomes: University Admissions Exams and Choice of Field of Study

NBER Working Paper No. w26021
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 04 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2022
Victor Lavy and Rigissa Megalokonomou
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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Female Neighbors and Careers in Science

Number of pages: 200 Posted: 15 Jan 2024
Rigissa Megalokonomou, Sofoklis Goulas and Yi Zhang
University of Queensland - School of Economics, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and University of Queensland
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neighbor gender peer effects, cohort-to-cohort random variation, birth gender composition, geodata, STEM university degrees

Female Neighbors and Careers in Science

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Mar 2024
Rigissa Megalokonomou, Sofoklis Goulas and Yi Zhang
University of Queensland - School of Economics, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and University of Queensland
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neighbor gender peer effects, cohort-to-cohort random variation, birth gender composition, geodata, STEM university degrees

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Female Neighbors, Test Scores, and Careers

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Jun 2023
Rigissa Megalokonomou, Sofoklis Goulas and Yi Zhang
University of Queensland - School of Economics, Brookings Institution and University of Queensland
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neighbor gender peer effects, cohort-to-cohort random variation, birth gender composition, geodata, STEM university degrees