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Economic Challenges in Higher Education
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, John J. Siegfried
Published in January 1991 by University of Chicago Press
© 1991 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Working Papers and Chapters

October 2011Adverse Selection and Incentives in an Early Retirement Program
with Kenneth T. Whelan, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Kevin F. Hallock, Ronald L. Seeber: w17538

Published: “Adverse Selection and Incentives in Early Retirement Programs” (with K. Whelan, K. Hallock, and R. Seeber) Research in Labor Economics (2012)

December 2009Do Trustees and Administrators Matter? Diversifying the Faculty Across Gender Lines
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, George H. Jakubson, Mirinda L. Martin, Joyce B. Main, Thomas Eisenberg: w15606

Published: “Diversifying the Faculty Across Gender Lines: Do Trustees and Admini strators Matter?” (with G. Jakubson, M. Martin, J. Main, and T. Eisenbe rg) Economics of Education Review (February 2012)

August 2009Do Expenditures Other Than Instructional Expenditures Affect Graduation and Persistence Rates in American Higher Education
with Douglas A. Webber, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w15216

Published: Webber, Douglas A. & Ehrenberg, Ronald G., 2010. "Do expenditures other than instructional expenditures affect graduation and persistence rates in American higher education?," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 29(6), pages 947-958, December. citation courtesy of

June 2007Diffusion of Common Application Membership and Admissions Outcomes at American Colleges and Universities
with Albert Yung-Hsu Liu, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Jesenka Mrdjenovic: w13175
March 2006Program Design and Student Outcomes in Graduate Education
with Jeffrey Groen, George Jakubson, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Scott Condie, Albert Yung-Hsu Liu: w12064

Published: Groen, J., G. Jakubson, R. Ehrenberg, S. Condie, and A. Liu. “Program Design and Student Outcomes in Graduate Education.” Economics of Education Review (April 2008).

Inside the Black Box of Doctoral Education: What Program Characteristics Influence Doctoral Students' Attrition and Graduation Probabilities?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, George Jakubson, Jeffrey Groen, Eric So, Joseph Price: w12065

Published: Ehrenberg, R., G. Jakubson, J. Groen, E. So, and J. Price. “Inside the Black Box of Doctoral Education: What Program Characteristics Influence Doctoral Students Attention and Graduation Probabilities.” Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis (June 2007).

June 2005Crafting A Class: The Trade Off Between Merit Scholarships and Enrolling Lower-Income Students
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Liang Zhang, Jared Levin: w11437

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G., Liang Zhang, and Jared M. Levin. "Crafting a Class: The Trade-Off between Merit Scholarships and Enrolling Lower-Income Students." The Review of Higher Education 29, 2 (Winter 2006): 195-211.

September 2004Resident and Nonresident Tuition and Enrollment at Flagship State Universities
with Michael Rizzo, Ronald G. Ehrenberg
in College Choices: The Economics of Where to Go, When to Go, and How to Pay For It, Caroline M. Hoxby, editor
August 2004Do Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty Matter?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Liang Zhang: w10695

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Liang Zhang. "Do Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty Matter?," Journal of Human Resources, 2005, v40(3,Summer), 647-659. citation courtesy of

April 2003Who Bears the Growing Cost of Science at Universities?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Michael J. Rizzo, George H. Jakubson: w9627

Published: Ehrenberg, R. and P. Stephan (eds.) Science and the University. University of Wisconsin Press, 2007.

February 2003Resident and Nonresident Tuition and Enrollment at Flagship State Universities
with Michael J. Rizzo, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w9516

Published: Resident and Nonresident Tuition and Enrollment at Flagship State Universities , Michael Rizzo, Ronald G. Ehrenberg. in College Choices: The Economics of Where to Go, When to Go, and How to Pay For It, Hoxby. 2004

August 2002Why Do School District Budget Referenda Fail?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Randy A. Ehrenberg, Christopher L. Smith, Liang Zhang: w9088

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G., RAndy A. Ehrenberg, Christopher L. Smith, and Liang Zhang. "Why Do School District Budget Referenda Fail?" Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis 26, 2 (2004): 111-125.

May 2002Studying Ourselves: The Academic Labor Market
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Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. "Studying Ourselves: The Academic Labor Market," Journal of Labor Economics, 2003, v21(2,Apr), 267-287.

March 2002Collective Bargaining and Staff Salaries in American Colleges and Universities
with Daniel B. Klaff, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w8861

Published: Klaff, Daniel B. and Ronald G. Ehrenberg. "Collective Bargaining And Staff Salaries In American Colleges And Universities," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2003, v57(1,Oct), 92-104. citation courtesy of

February 2002Within State Transitions from 2-Year to 4-Year Public Institutions
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Christopher L. Smith: w8792

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Christopher L. Smith. "Analyzing The Success Of Student Transitions From 2- To 4- Year Institutions Within A State," Economics of Education Review, 2004, v23(1,Feb), 11-28.

May 2001The Sources and Uses of Annual Giving at Private Research Universities
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Christopher L. Smith: w8307

Published: Alexander, F.K. and R. Ehrenberg (eds.) Maximizing Resources: Universities, Public Policy and Revenue Production. Jossey-Bass, 2003.

September 2000Paying our Presidents: What do Trustees Value?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, John L. Cheslock, Julia Epifantseva: w7886

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G., John J. Cheslock and Julia Epifantseva. "Paying Our Presidents: What Do Trustees Value?" Review of Higher Education (Fall 2001).

July 1999The Impact of US News and World Report College Rankings on Admission Outcomes and Pricing Decisions at Selective Private Institutions
with James Monks, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w7227

Published: "U.S. News and World Report's College Rankings: Why Do They Matter," Change, Vol. 31, no. 6 (November/December 1999): 42-51.

February 1999Do Indirect Costs Matter?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Jaroslava K. Mykula: w6976
June 1996Does It Pay To Attend An Elite Private College? Cross Cohort Evidence on the Effects of College Quality on Earnings
with Dominic J. Brewer, Eric Eide, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w5613

Published: Brewer, Dominic J., Eric R. Eide and Ronald G. Ehrenberg. "Does It Pay To Attend An Elite Private College? A Cross-Cohort Evidence On The Effects Of College Type On Earnings?," Journal of Human Resources, 1999, v34(1,Winter), 104-123.

April 1996The 1995 NRC Ratings of Doctoral Programs: A Hedonic Model
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Peter J. Hurst: w5523

Published: Change, vol.28, no.3, pp.46-55. (May/June 1996)

June 1995Would Reducing Tenure Probabilities Increase Faculty Salaries?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Paul J. Pieper, Rachel A. Willis: w5150

Published: (Published as "Do Economics Departments with Lower Tenure Probabilities Pay Higher Faculty Salaries?") Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 80(November 1998): 503-512.

March 1994Do Teachers' Race, Gender, and Ethnicity Matter?: Evidence from NELS88
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel D. Goldhaber, Dominic J. Brewer: w4669

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 48 (April 1995): 547-561.

May 1993Do Historically Black Institutions of Higher Education Confer Unique Advantages on Black Students: An Initial Analysis
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Donna S. Rothstein: w4356

Published: Ronald Ehrenberg ed., Choices and Consequences: Contemporary Policy Issues in Education, (Ithaca, NY, ILR Press), 1994.

March 1993Did Teachers' Race and Verbal Ability Matter in the 1960's? Coleman Revisited
with Ronald Ehrenberg, Dominic Brewer: w4293

Published: Economics of Education Review, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 1-21, (March 1995).

January 1993How Would Universities Respond to Increased Federal Support for Graduate Students?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel I. Rees, Dominic J. Brewer
in Studies of Supply and Demand in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter and Michael Rothschild, editors
May 1992Do Doctoral Students' Financial Support Patterns Affect Their Times-to-Degree and Completion Probabilities
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Panagiotis G. Mavros: w4070

Published: Journal of Human Resources, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 581-609, (Summer 1995). citation courtesy of

September 1991School District Leave Policies, Teacher Absenteeism, and Student Achievement
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Randy A. Ehrenberg, Daniel I. Rees, Eric L. Ehrenberg: w2874

Published: The Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 72-105, (Winter 1991). citation courtesy of

June 1991How Would Universities Respond to Increased Federal Support for Graduate Students?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel I. Rees, Dominic J. Brewer: w3741

Published:

January 1991Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgments
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, John J. Siegfried
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
Projections of Shortages
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
A Stock Flow Model of Academic Labor Supply
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
Decisions to Undertake and Complete Doctoral Study and Choices of Sector of Employment
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
The Demographic Distribution of American Doctorates
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
Should Policies Be Pursued to Increase the Flow of New Doctorates?
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
References
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, John J. Siegfried
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
Indexes
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, John J. Siegfried
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
Introduction to "Economic Challenges in Higher Education"
with Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, John J. Siegfried
in Economic Challenges in Higher Education, Charles T. Clotfelter, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Malcolm Getz, and John J. Siegfried
January 1990Faculty Turnover at American Colleges and Universities: Analysis of AAUP Data
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Hirschel Kasper, Daniel I. Rees: w3239

Published: Economics of Education Review, Vol.10, No.2, 1991. citation courtesy of

August 1988Econometric Analyses of the Empirical Consequences of Comparable Worth: What Have We Learned?
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Published: Comparable Worth: Analyses and Evidence. (eds.) M. Anne Hill and Mark R. Killingsworth. Vol. 1989, pp. 90-107, ILR Press: Ithaca, NY.

June 1988Advance Notice Provisions in Plant Closing Legislation: Do They Matter?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, George H. Jakubson: w2611

Published: "Advanced Notification of Plant Closing: Does It Matter?" From Industrial Relations, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 60-71, (Winter 1989).

Do Tournaments Have Incentive Effects?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Michael L. Bognanno: w2638

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol 98, No. 6, December 1990. "The Incentive Effects of Tournaments Revisited: Evidence from the European PGA Tour," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 74-89, February 1 990. citation courtesy of

May 1988An Economic Analysis of the Market for Law School Students
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Published: Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 627-654, 1989.

1988On Estimating the Effects of Increased Aid to Education
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Richard Chaykowski
in When Public Sector Workers Unionize, Richard B. Freeman and Casey Ichniowski, editors
July 1987Comparable Worth in the Public Sector
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Robert S. Smith: w1471

Published:

  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Robert S. Smith."Comparable Worth Wage Adjustmentand Female Employment in the Public Sector," Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, January 1987, pp. 43-62.
  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Robert S. Smith. "Comparable Worth in the Public Sector," Public Sector Payrolls, ed David A. Wise, Chicago: UCP, 1987.
  • Comparable Worth in the Public Sector, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Robert S. Smith. in Public Sector Payrolls, Wise. 1987

1987Compensation and Firm Performance
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, George T. Milkovich: w2145

Published:

Comparable Worth in the Public Sector
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Robert S. Smith
in Public Sector Payrolls, David A. Wise, editor
June 1986Merit Pay for School Superintendents?
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Richard P. Chaykowski, Randy A. Ehrenberg: w1954

Published:

  • "Determinants of the Compenstation and Mobility of School Superintendents" From Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol.41, No.3, pp. 386-401,(April 1988).
  • Ehrenberg, R.G., R.P. Chaykowski and R.A. Ehrenberg."Are School Superintendents Rewarded for Performance?" From Distributing Educational Resources Within Nations, States, School Districts, and Schools, edited by D. Monk, American Educational Finance Association Yearbook, 1988.

October 1985Employment While in College, Academic Achievement and Post-College Outcomes: A Summary of Results
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel R. Sherman: w1742

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Daniel R. Sherman. "Employment While in College, Academic Achievement and Post-College Outcomes: A Summary of Results," Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 22, No. 1, Winter 1987, pp. 1-23. citation courtesy of

Workers' Rights: Rethinking Protective Labor Legislation
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Published:

  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. "Workers' Rights: Rethinking Protective Labor Legislation," Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 8, Part B, 1986.
  • D. Lee Bawden and Felicity Skidmore, editors, Rethinking Employment Policy, Washington DC: The Urban Institute Press, 1989.

1985Workers' Compensation, Wages, and the Risk of Injury
w1538

Published: New Perspectives in Workers' Compensation, edited by John F. Burton, Jr.,pp. 71-96. New York: ILR Press, 1989.

May 1984Optimal Financial Aid Policies for a Selective University
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel R. Sherman: w1014

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Daniel R. Sherman. "Optimal Financial Aid Policies for a Selective University." Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 19, No. 2,(1984), pp. 202-230. citation courtesy of

The Social Security Student Benefit Program and Family Decisions
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Rebecca A. Luzadis: w1357

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Rebecca A. Luzadis. "The Social Security Student Benefit Program and Family Decisions," Economics of Education Review, Vol. 5 , No. 2, pp. 119-128, April 1986. citation courtesy of

October 1983Economic and Statistical Analysis of Discrimination in Hiring
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Robert S. Smith: w1222

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Robert S. Smith. "Economic and Statistical Analysis of Discrimination in Hiring." Proceedings of the 36 Annual Meetings ofthe Industrial Relations Research Association, ed. by Barbara Dennis, (1984), pp. 22-33.

August 1983Public Sector Labor Markets
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Joshua L. Schwarz: w1179

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald and Joshua Schwarz. "Public Sector Labor Markets." Handbook of Labor Economics, edited by Orley Ashenfelter and Richard Layard. North-Holland, 1986.

1983Estimating Wage-Fringe Trade-Offs: Some Data Problems
with Robert S. Smith, Ronald G. Ehrenberg
in The Measurement of Labor Cost, Jack E. Triplett, ed.
October 1982Cost-of-Living Adjustment Clauses in Union Contracts
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Leif Danziger, Gee San: w0998

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G., Leif Danziger and Gee San. "Cost-of-Living Adjustment Clauses in Union Contracts: A Summary of Results." Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 1, No. 3, (July 1983), pp. 215-245.

December 1981Compliance with the Overtime Pay Provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Paul L. Schumann: w0815

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Schumann, Paul L. Compliance with the Overtime Pay Provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act." Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 25, No. l (April 1982) pp. 159-181. citation courtesy of

Estimating Wage-Fringe Trade-Offs: Some Data Problems
with Robert S. Smith, Ronald G. Ehrenberg: w0827

Published:

November 1981Compensating Wage Differentials for Mandatory Overtime
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Paul L. Schumann: w0805

Published: Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Paul L. Schumann. "Compensating Wage Differentials for Mandatory Overtime." Economic Inquiry, Vol. 22, No. 4, (0ctober 1984), pp. 460-478. citation courtesy of

July 1981The Effect of Unions on Productivity in the Public Sector: The Case of Libraries
with Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Joshua L. Schwarz: w0717

Published:

  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. and Schwarz, Joshua L. "The Effect of Unions on Productivity in the Public Sector: The Case of Libraries." The Economics of Municipal Labor Markets, edited by Werner Hirsch & Anthony Rufolo. Los Angeles: Industrial Relations Section, (1982).
  • Ehrenberg, Ronald, Daniel R. Sherman and Joshua L. Schwarz. "Unions and Productivity in the Public Sector: A Study of Municipal Libraries." Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 36, No. 2 (January 1983), pp. 199-2 13.

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