Costas Meghir

Yale University

Professor

37 Hillhouse avenue

New Haven, CT CT 06511

United States

Yale University - Cowles Foundation

Box 208281

New Haven, CT 06520-8281

United States

Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

7 Ridgmount Street

London, WC1E 7AE

United Kingdom

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (63)

Career Progression and Formal Versus On-the-Job Training

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2260
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
University College London - Department of Economics, University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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educational decision, apprenticeship, dynamic choice, evaluation

Career Progression and Formal versus On-the-Job Training

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6087
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 May 2008
University College London - Department of Economics, University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Administrative data, apprenticeship, dynamic discrete choice, education, job mobility, job search, labour supply, matching, tax credits

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Labour Supply and Taxes

IZA Working Paper No. 3405
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 23 May 2008
Costas Meghir and David Phillips
Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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incentive effects, tax credits, welfare benefits, income taxation, labour supply

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Microfinance at the Margin: Experimental Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2016
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Yale University
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microfinance, liquidity constraints, human capital, randomized controlled trial

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Active Labour Market Policy vs Employment Tax Credits: Lessons from Recent UK Reforms

Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation Working Paper No. 2002:1
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jul 2002
Richard W. Blundell and Costas Meghir
UCL and Yale University
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Welfare reform, tax credits, wage subsidues, labour supply

Marriage, Labor Supply and the Dynamics of the Social Safety Net

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2121
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
University of Oxford, Yale University, Stanford University and University of Chicago
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Time limits, Welfare reform, Life-cycle, Marriage and divorce

Marriage, Labor Supply and the Dynamics of the Social Safety Net

NBER Working Paper No. w24356
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Feb 2018
University of Oxford, Yale University, Stanford University and University of Chicago
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Subsidizing Vocational Training for Disadvantaged Youth in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4251
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2009
Orazio Attanasio, Adriana D. Kugler and Costas Meghir
University College London - Department of Economics, McCourt School of Public Policy and Yale University
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vocational training, randomized trials

Maternal Education, Home Environments and the Development of Children and Adolescents

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3072
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Nov 2007
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University College London
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education, child development, intergenerational mobility

Maternal Education, Home Environments and the Development of Children and Adolescents

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6505
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University College London
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Child Development, Education, Intergenerational Mobility

Education Policy and Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1887R
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC, Yale University and New York University, Department of Economics
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Education, Financial Aid, Intergenerational Transfers, Altruism, Paternalism, Credit Constraints, Equilibrium

Education Policy and Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1887R2
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 16 Jul 2018
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC, Yale University and New York University, Department of Economics
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Ability Transmission, Altruism, Credit Constraints, Education, Equilibrium, Financial Aid, Intergenerational Transfers, Paternalism

Education Policy and Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium

NBER Working Paper No. w18782
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 09 Feb 2013
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC, Yale University and New York University, Department of Economics
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Assessing the Effect of Schooling on Earnings Using a Social Experiment

Stockholm School of Economics Working Paper No. 313
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jul 1999
Costas Meghir and Marten Palme
Yale University and Stockholm University - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1987R2
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 17 Jul 2018
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Early childhood development, Human capital, Poverty alleviation, Nonlinear factor models

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1987
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 12 Feb 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Early childhood development, Human capital, Poverty alleviation, Nonlinear factor models

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8856
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 21 Feb 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and University of Toulouse I
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early childhood development, human capital, poverty alleviation, nonlinear factor models

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1987R3 (2019)
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 14 May 2019
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Early childhood development, Human capital, Poverty alleviation, Nonlinear factor models

Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia

NBER Working Paper No. w20965
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 23 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1058
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2017
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2026R2
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Mar 2019
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Early childhood development, Human capital, India, Nonlinear factor models, Young lives survey, Health, Cognition

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2026
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 02 Dec 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Early childhood development, Human capital, India, Nonlinear factor models, Young lives survey, Health, Cognition

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1052
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Dec 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Human Capital, Child Development, India, Intergenerational Transmission

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2026R
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Jul 2017
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Early childhood development, Human capital, India, Nonlinear factor models, Young lives survey, Health, Cognition

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

NBER Working Paper No. w21740
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Nov 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Emily Nix
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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Reforms or Bankruptcy?

Kathimerini, June 26, 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 30 Jun 2011
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Macedonia, University of Bern - Department of Economics, New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt - House of Finance, Athens University of Economics and Business, Tufts University, Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg, Yale University, Concordia University, Quebec - John Molson School of Business, University of Crete - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, University of Guelph - Department of Economics, Athens Laboratory of Business Administration (ALBA), London School of Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Economics and Athens University of Economics and Business
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Greece, reforms, bankruptcy, restructuring, privatization

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Wages and Informality in Developing Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1018, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Costas Meghir, Renata Narita and Jean-Marc Robin
Yale University, University of Sao Paulo and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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consumer/household economics, labor and human capital, production economics, research methods/statistical methods

Wages and Informality in Developing Countries

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1874
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Costas Meghir, Renata Narita and Jean-Marc Robin
Yale University, University of Sao Paulo and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Informality, Unemployment, Job search, Wage posting, Equilibrium wage distributions, On the job search, Method of moments

Wages and Informality in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w18347
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Costas Meghir, Renata Narita and Jean-Marc Robin
Yale University, University of Sao Paulo and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1892R2
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Female labor supply, Welfare reform, Tax credits, Education choice, Dynamic discrete choice models, Life cycle models

Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1892
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Apr 2013
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Female labor supply, Welfare reform, Tax credits, Education choice, Dynamic discrete choice models, Life cycle models

Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w19007
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 07 May 2013
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Female Labour Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7375
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 May 2013
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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labour supply, human capital, welfare reform

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Changes in Consumption at Retirement

RAND Working Paper No. WR-621
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Oct 2008
Emma Aguila, Orazio Attanasio and Costas Meghir
RAND Corporation, University College London - Department of Economics and Yale University
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retirement, consumption

Changes in the Distribution of Male and Female Wages Accounting for Employment Composition Using Bounds

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Oct 2004
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo and Yale University
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wage differentials, selection models, bounds

Changes in the Distribution of Male and Female Wages Accounting for Employment Composition Using Bounds

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Dec 2004
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo and Yale University
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Wage differentials, selection models, bounds

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The Marriage Market, Labor Supply and Education Choice

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1994R
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 20 Jul 2016
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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Marriage market, Human capital, Labor supply, Life cycle models, Intrahousehold allocations, Collective model, Education choice, Returns to education

The Marriage Market, Labor Supply and Education Choice

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1994
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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Marriage market, Human capital, Labor supply, Life cycle models, Intrahousehold allocations, Collective model, Education choice, Returns to education

The Marriage Market, Labor Supply and Education Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w21004
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 13 Apr 2015
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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Intrahousehold Inequality

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1948
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 31 May 2014
Pierre-Andre Chiappori and Costas Meghir
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Yale University
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Family economics, Collective models, Labor supply, Income distribution, Home production

Intrahousehold Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w20191
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Pierre-Andre Chiappori and Costas Meghir
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Yale University
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Wage Risk and Employment Risk over the Life Cycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3700
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Sep 2008
Hamish Low, Costas Meghir and Luigi Pistaferri
University of Oxford, Yale University and Stanford University
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uncertainty, life-cycle models, unemployment, precautionary savings

Wage Risk and Employment Risk Over the Life Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w14901
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2010
Hamish Low, Costas Meghir and Luigi Pistaferri
University of Oxford, Yale University and Stanford University
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Wage Risk and Employment Risk Over the Life Cycle

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6187
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 May 2008
Hamish Low, Costas Meghir and Luigi Pistaferri
University of Oxford, Yale University and Stanford University
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Employment risk, life-cycle models, Precautionary savings, Uncertainty, unemployment, Wage risk

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The Impacts of Microcredit: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2015), 7(1), 183-203.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 04 May 2015
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Yale University
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Microfinance; liquidity constraints; human capital; randomized controlled trial

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Collective Labour Supply: Heterogeneity and Nonparticipation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1785
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
UCL, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Toulouse School of Economics and Yale University
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collective models, labor supply

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Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Colombia

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1987R
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Early Childhood Development, Human Capital, Poverty Alleviation, Nonlinear Factor Models

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Resources and Standards in Urban Schools

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2653
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Stephen J. Machin, Sandra McNally and Costas Meghir
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), University of Surrey and Yale University
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education, resources, evaluation, disadvantage

Heterogeneity in Human Capital Investments: High School Curriculum, College Major, and Careers

NBER Working Paper No. w17985
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Joseph G. Altonji, Erica Blom and Costas Meghir
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics and Yale University
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Heterogeneity in Human Capital Investments: High School Curriculum, College Major, and Careers

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 4, pp. 185-223, 2012
Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Joseph G. Altonji, Erica Blom and Costas Meghir
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics and Yale University

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Education, Health and Mortality: Evidence from a Social Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6462
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Costas Meghir, Marten Palme and Emilia Simeonova
Yale University, Stockholm University - Department of Economics and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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causal effects of education, compulsory schooling laws, comprehensive school reforms, education reform, returns to schooling

Education and Mortality: Evidence from a Social Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w17932
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Mar 2012
Costas Meghir, Marten Palme and Emilia Simeonova
Yale University, Stockholm University - Department of Economics and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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The Effect of Education Policy on Crime: An Intergenerational Perspective

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6142
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Dec 2011
Costas Meghir, Marten Palme and Marieke Schnabel
Yale University, Stockholm University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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comprehensive school, economics of crime, returns to education, returns to human capital

The Effect of Education Policy on Crime: An Intergenerational Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w18145
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Costas Meghir, Marten Palme and Marieke Schnabel
Yale University, Stockholm University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Insurance in Extended Family Networks

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1996
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Corina Mommaerts
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Incomplete markets, Partial Insurance, Consumption smoothing, Extended Family Networks, Savings, Intergenerational transfers, Stochastic income processes

Insurance in Extended Family Networks

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1996R
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Jul 2018
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Corina Mommaerts
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Incomplete markets, Partial Insurance, Consumption smoothing, Extended Family Networks, Savings, Intergenerational transfers, Stochastic income processes

Insurance in Extended Family Networks

NBER Working Paper No. w21059
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir and Corina Mommaerts
University College London - Department of Economics, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Intra-Household Welfare

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1949
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 May 2014
Pierre-Andre Chiappori and Costas Meghir
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Yale University
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Family economics, Collective models, Labor supply, Income distribution, Home production

Intra-Household Welfare

NBER Working Paper No. w20189
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Pierre-Andre Chiappori and Costas Meghir
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Yale University
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Econometric Methods for Research in Education

NBER Working Paper No. w16003
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Costas Meghir and Steven G. Rivkin
Yale University and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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Durables and Lemons: Private Information and the Market for Cars

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2197 (2019)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2019
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Oxford and Yale University
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Lemons penalty, Car market, Estimated life-cycle equilibrium model

Durables and Lemons: Private Information and the Market for Cars

CEBI Working Paper Series, Working Paper 07/19
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2019
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Oxford and Yale University
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lemons penalty, car market, estimated life-cycle equilibrium model

Durables and Lemons: Private Information and the Market for Cars

NBER Working Paper No. w26281
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Sep 2019
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Oxford and Yale University
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Durables and Lemons: Private Information and the Market for Cars

NBER Working Paper No. w26281
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
UCL, University of Essex - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Oxford and Yale University
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Identification of Treatment Effects Using Control Functions in Models with Continuous, Endogenous Treatment and Heterogeneous Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w14002
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 May 2008 Last Revised: 22 May 2008
University of Toulouse, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Yale University and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Career Progression, Economic Downturns, and Skills

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1889
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
University College London - Department of Economics, University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Wage Determination, Skills, Business Cycles, Apprenticeship Training, Job Mobility, Human Capital

Career Progression, Economic Downturns, and Skills

NBER Working Paper No. w18832
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
University College London - Department of Economics, University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Humps and Bumps in Lifetime Consumption

NBER Working Paper No. w5350
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2010
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Yale University and University of Padova - Department of Economics
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Mismatch, Sorting and Wage Dynamics

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1886
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jan 2013
Jeremy Lise, Costas Meghir and Jean-Marc Robin
University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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job search, matching, equilibrium wage distributions, job mobility, simulated method of moments, MCMC

Mismatch, Sorting and Wage Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w18719
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Jeremy Lise, Costas Meghir and Jean-Marc Robin
University College London, Yale University and École Normale Supérieure (ENS) - Laboratoire d'Economie Theorique et Appliquee (LEA)
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Education Quality and Teaching Practices

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2181 (2019)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Marina Bassi, Costas Meghir and Ana Reynoso
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Yale University and University of Michigan
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Education Quality and Teaching Practices

NBER Working Paper No. w22719
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Marina Bassi, Costas Meghir and Ana Reynoso
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Yale University and University of Michigan
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36.

Education Policy And Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1887
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 02 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2013
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC, Yale University and New York University, Department of Economics
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Education, Education policy, Public finance, Financial aid, Inter vivos transfers, Altruism, Overlapping generations, Credit constraints, Labor supply, Equilibrium

37.

Female Labor Supply, Human Capital and Welfare Reform

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1892R
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 15 Apr 2015
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Female labor supply, Welfare reform, Tax credits, Education choice, Dynamic discrete choice models, Life cycle models

38.
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Migration and Informal Insurance

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2185, July 2019, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Yale University, Yale School of Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Informal Insurance, Migration, Bangladesh, RCT

Migration and Informal Insurance

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1064
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Jul 2019
Yale University, Yale School of Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Informal Insurance, Migration, Bangladesh, RCT

Migration and Informal Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w26082
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 Jul 2019
Yale University, Yale School of Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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39.

School Grants and Education Quality: Experimental Evidence from Senegal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7624
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger, World Bank Group and Yale University
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Educational Sciences

Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1047, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Quality of education, Decentralization, School resources, Child Development, Clustered Randomized Control Trials

Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8960
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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quality of education, decentralization, school resources, child development, clustered randomized control trials

Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

NBER Working Paper No. w21063
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Decentralizing Education Resources: School Grants in Senegal

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10527
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Université Gaston Berger, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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child development, clustered randomized control trials, decentralization, quality of education, school resources

41.

Training Disadvantaged Youth in Latin America: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

NBER Working Paper No. w13931
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Orazio Attanasio, Adriana D. Kugler and Costas Meghir
University College London - Department of Economics, McCourt School of Public Policy and Yale University
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42.

Child Education and Work Choices in the Presence of a Conditional Cash Transfer Programme in Rural Colombia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5792
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Diego Sandoval Paralta, Gerenta, Diego Sandoval Paralta, Gerenta, Yale University and University of Toulouse 1 - Advanced Research in Quantitative Applied Development Economics (ARQADE)
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Child labour, conditional cash transfers, education

43.

Collective Labour Supply: Heterogeneity and Non-Participation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5287
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
UCL, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Toulouse School of Economics and Yale University
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Collective models, labour supply

44.
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Earnings Dynamics and Firm-Level Shocks

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2175
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Apr 2019
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation, Yale University and Stanford University
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Earnings dynamics, Inequality, Earnings dispersion, Rent sharing, Matched employer-employee data, competition in labor markets, Lifecycle wage growth, Lifecycle wage dispersion

Earnings Dynamics and Firm-Level Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w25786
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation, Yale University and Stanford University
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Earnings Dynamics and Firm-Level Shocks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14240
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Jan 2020
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation, Yale University and Stanford University
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Matched Employer Employee Data

45.

Income Variance Dynamics and Heterogeneity

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Dec 2002
Costas Meghir and Luigi Pistaferri
Yale University and Stanford University
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Microeconomic uncertainty, ARCH, earnings

Wages, Experience and Training of Women Over the Lifecycle

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2174
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2019
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), University College London - Department of Economics and Yale University
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Workplace training, On the job training, Female labor supply, Gender wage differentials, Human capital, Fertility and the gender wage gap, Lifecycle labor supply

Wages, Experience and Training of Women Over the Lifecycle

NBER Working Paper No. w25776
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), University College London - Department of Economics and Yale University
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Wages, Experience and Training of Women Over the Lifecycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12310
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 May 2019
UCL, University College London - Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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gender wage gap, training, human capital, labor supply

47.

Earnings, Consumption and Lifecycle Choices

NBER Working Paper No. w15914
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 19 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2010
Costas Meghir and Luigi Pistaferri
Yale University and Stanford University
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48.

Growth, Distance to Frontier and Composition of Human Capital

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 May 2005
International Monetary Fund (IMF), College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow and Yale University
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Economic growth, human capital, education, imitation, innovation, convergence, technological frontier, wave

Changes in Assortative Matching: Theory and Evidence for the US

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2226
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2020
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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Changes in Assortative Matching: Theory and Evidence for the Us

NBER Working Paper No. w26932
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2020
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Yale University
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50.

A Retrospective on Friedman's Theory of Permanent Income

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Jul 2004
Costas Meghir
Yale University
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51.

Evaluating the Employment Impact of a Mandatory Job Search Programme

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Apr 2003
UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Yale University and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Labour market programme evaluation, job search, wage subsidy

Changes in Assortative Matching and Inequality in Income: Evidence for the UK

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2225
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2020
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies and Yale University
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Marital sorting, Income inequality

Changes in Assortative Matching and Inequality in Income: Evidence for the UK

NBER Working Paper No. w26933
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Institute for Fiscal Studies and Yale University
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53.

Pension Incentives and the Pattern of Early Retirement

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jan 2003
Richard W. Blundell, Costas Meghir and Sarah Smith
UCL, Yale University and University of Bristol
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Early Stimulation and Nutrition: The Impacts of a Scalable Intervention

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 2145
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Sep 2018
University College London - Department of Economics, Bangor University - Bangor University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Yale University, Fundación Éxito and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Early childhood development, Parenting, Early stimulation, Program scale-up

Early Stimulation and Nutrition: The Impacts of a Scalable Intervention

Documento CEDE No. 2018-42
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
University College London - Department of Economics, Bangor University - Bangor University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Yale University, Fundación Éxito and University of Toulouse I
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early childhood development, parenting, early stimulation, program scale-up

Early Stimulation and Nutrition: The Impacts of a Scalable Intervention

NBER Working Paper No. w25059
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
University College London - Department of Economics, Bangor University - Bangor University, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics, Yale University, Fundación Éxito and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Can Scholarships Increase High School Graduation Rates? Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8826
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Apr 2019
World Bank, University College London - Department of Economics and Yale University
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Educational Sciences, Hydrology, Inequality, Disability, Services & Transfers to Poor, Access of Poor to Social Services, Economic Assistance

56.

The Impacts of Microcredit: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

NBER Working Paper No. w18538
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Nov 2012
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Yale University
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57.

Education, Cognition and Health: Evidence from a Social Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w19002
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Apr 2013
Costas Meghir, Marten Palme and Emilia Simeonova
Yale University, Stockholm University - Department of Economics and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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58.

Targeting High School Scholarships to the Poor: The Impact of a Program in Mexico

NBER Working Paper No. w26023
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Jul 2019
Rafael De Hoyos, Orazio Attanasio and Costas Meghir
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics, University College London - Department of Economics and Yale University
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59.

Long Term Impacts of Vouchers for Vocational Training: Experimental Evidence for Colombia

NBER Working Paper No. w21390
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
University College London - Department of Economics, Central Bank of Colombia, Central Bank of Colombia and Yale University
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60.

School Grants and Education Quality: Experimental Evidence from Senegal

Economica, Vol. 87, Issue 345, pp. 28-51, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank Group, Yale University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
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Subsidizing Vocational Training for Disadvantaged Youth in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Vol. 3, No. 3, July 2011
Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Orazio Attanasio, Adriana D. Kugler and Costas Meghir
University College London - Department of Economics, McCourt School of Public Policy and Yale University

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Vocational Training, Randomized Trials

62.

Collective Labor Supply with Children

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 113, December 2005
Posted: 15 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2008
UCL, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Yale University

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63.

Wages, Experience and Seniority

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 2077
Posted: 21 Jun 1999
Costas Meghir and Christian Dustmann
Yale University and University College London

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