Derek A. Neal

University of Chicago - Department of Economics

1126 East 59th Street

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

What Have We Learned About the Benefits of Private Schooling?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, March 1998
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Oct 2007
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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education, schools

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Citation 21

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FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2009-09
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Nov 2009
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Education, Tournaments, Cheating, Scale Manipulation

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IZA Discussion Paper No. 4383
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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compensation, education, tournaments

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NBER Working Paper No. w17194
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2021
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Theories of the Distribution of Labor Earnings

NBER Working Paper No. w6378
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 22 May 2008
Derek A. Neal and Sherwin Rosen
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago (Deceased)
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The Role of Pre-Market Factors in Black-White Wage Differences

NBER Working Paper No. w5124
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2021
Derek A. Neal and William R. Johnson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Role of Pre-Market Factors in Black-White Wage Differences

JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY
Posted: 19 Jun 1998
Derek A. Neal and William R. Johnson
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics

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Left Behind by Design: Proficiency Counts and Test-Based Accountability

NBER Working Paper No. w13293
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2021
Derek A. Neal and Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - School of Education and Social Policy
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Allocating Effort and Talent in Professional Labor Markets

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-3
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2017
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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up-or-out, labor market, long hours, professional workers, screening

Allocating Effort and Talent in Professional Labor Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9858
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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up-or-out, long hours, screening

Allocating Effort and Talent in Professional Labor Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w23824
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2021
Gadi Barlevy and Derek A. Neal
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Educator Incentives and Educational Triage in Rural Primary Schools

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11516
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 May 2018
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Economic Policy Research Centre, Uganda, University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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achievement, dropout, educational triage, incentives, Uganda, complements in education production, teaching at the right level

Educator Incentives and Educational Triage in Rural Primary Schools

NBER Working Paper No. w24911
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2021
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Makerere University - Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC), University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Aiming for Efficiency Rather than Proficiency

MFI Working Paper No. 2010-007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Feb 2010
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Why Has Black-White Skill Convergence Stopped?

NBER Working Paper No. w11090
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Economics of Family Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w8519
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Design of Performance Pay in Education

NBER Working Paper No. w16710
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Catholic Secondary Schooling on Educational Attainment

NBER Working Paper No. w5353
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Catholic Secondary Schooling on Educational Attainment

JOURNAL OF LABOR ECONOMICS
Posted: 25 Jun 1998
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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The Prison Boom and the Lack of Black Progress after Smith and Welch

NBER Working Paper No. w20283
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 24 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2021
Derek A. Neal and Armin Rick
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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The Measured Black-White Wage Gap Among Women is Too Small

NBER Working Paper No. w9133
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Measured Black-White Wage Gap Among Women is Too Small

Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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The Complexity of Job Mobility Among Young Men

NBER Working Paper No. w6662
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2021
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Complexity of Job Mobility Among Young Men

Posted: 28 Jun 1998
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Commentary

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 5, No. 3, September 1999
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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income inequality

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The Consequences of Using One Assessment System to Pursue Two Objectives

NBER Working Paper No. w19214
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jul 2013
Derek A. Neal
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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