The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement
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We are grateful to participants at the Handbook of the Economics of Education conference at CESifo in Munich in September 2009 for valuable discussion and comments. Woessmann gratefully acknowledges the support and hospitality provided by the W. Glenn Campbell and Rita Ricardo-Campbell National Fellowship of the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, as well as support by the Pact for Research and Innovation of the Leibniz Association. Lukas Haffert provided capable research assistance. Hanushek has been supported by the Packard Humanities Institute. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.