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NBER Publications by Jacob L. Vigdor

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July 2014When Incentives Matter Too Much: Explaining Significant Responses to Irrelevant Information
with Thomas Ahn, Jacob L. Vigdor: w20321
December 2012Algebra for 8th Graders: Evidence on its Effects from 10 North Carolina Districts
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w18649
June 2012The Aftermath of Accelerating Algebra: Evidence from a District Policy Initiative
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w18161
June 2010Scaling the Digital Divide: Home Computer Technology and Student Achievement
with Jacob L. Vigdor, Helen F. Ladd: w16078
November 2007Are Teacher Absences Worth Worrying About in the U.S.?
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w13648
Teacher Credentials and Student Achievement in High School: A Cross-Subject Analysis with Student Fixed Effects
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w13617
May 2007When Are Ghettos Bad? Lessons from Immigrant Segregation in the United States
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w13082
April 2007The Katrina Effect: Was There a Bright Side to the Evacuation of Greater New Orleans?
w13022
March 2007Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap
with Jacob Vigdor, Jens Ludwig: w12988
Is Urban Decay Bad? Is Urban Revitalization Bad Too?
w12955
January 2007How and Why do Teacher Credentials Matter for Student Achievement?
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w12828
August 2006Should Sixth Grade be in Elementary or Middle School? An Analysis of Grade Configuration and Student Behavior
with Philip J. Cook, Robert MacCoun, Clara Muschkin, Jacob Vigdor: w12471
July 2006Fifty Million Voters Can't Be Wrong: Economic Self-Interest and Redistributive Politics
w12371
June 2006Do Rising Tides Lift All Prices? Income Inequality and Housing Affordability
with Janna L. Matlack, Jacob L. Vigdor: w12331
Would Higher Salaries Keep Teachers in High-Poverty Schools? Evidence from a Policy Intervention in North Carolina
with Charles Clotfelter, Elizabeth Glennie, Helen Ladd, Jacob Vigdor: w12285
May 2006The Academic Achievement Gap in Grades 3 to 8
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w12207
April 2006The New Promised Land: Black-White Convergence in the American South, 1960-2000
w12143
January 2006Teacher-Student Matching and the Assessment of Teacher Effectiveness
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w11936
May 2005Is the Melting Pot Still Hot? Explaining the Resurgence of Immigrant Segregation
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w11295
January 2005Federal Oversight, Local Control, and the Specter of "Resegregation" in Southern Schools
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Helen F. Ladd, Jacob L. Vigdor: w11086
July 2004Liquidity Constraints and Housing Prices: Theory and Evidence from the VA Mortgage
w10611
January 1997The Rise and Decline of the American Ghetto
with David M. Cutler, Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w5881

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