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2018
w24515 Ran Abramitzky
Victor Lavy
Santiago Pérez

The Long-Term Spillover Effects of Changes in the Return to Schooling
w24477 Patrick M. Kline
Christopher R. Walters

On Heckits, LATE, and Numerical Equivalence
w24484 Katharine G. Abraham
Emel Filiz-Ozbay
Erkut Y. Ozbay
Lesley J. Turner

Framing Effects, Earnings Expectations, and the Design of Student Loan Repayment Schemes
w24492 Philip J. Cook
Songman Kang

The School-Entry-Age Rule Affects Redshirting Patterns and Resulting Disparities in Achievement
w24450 Christopher J. Doss
Erin M. Fahle
Susanna Loeb
Benjamin N. York

More than Just a Nudge: Supporting Kindergarten Parents with Differentiated and Personalized Text-Messages
w24471 Sean P. Corcoran
Jennifer L. Jennings
Sarah R. Cohodes
Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj

Leveling the Playing Field for High School Choice: Results from a Field Experiment of Informational Interventions
w24428 Susan Dynarski
Daniel Hubbard
Brian Jacob
Silvia Robles

Estimating the Effects of a Large For-Profit Charter School Operator
w24441 Raj Chetty
Nathaniel Hendren
Maggie R. Jones
Sonya R. Porter

Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: An Intergenerational Perspective
w24332 Michael Geruso
Heather Royer

The Impact of Education on Family Formation: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the UK
w24341 Ofer Malamud
Andreea Mitrut
Cristian Pop-Eleches

The Effect of Education on Mortality and Health: Evidence from a Schooling Expansion in Romania
w24315 Elira Kuka
Na'ama Shenhav
Kevin Shih

Do Human Capital Decisions Respond to the Returns to Education? Evidence from DACA
w24300 Susan Payne Carter
Abigail Wozniak

Making Big Changes: The Impact of Moves on Marriage among U.S. Army Personnel
w24303 Susan W. Parker
Tom Vogl

Do Conditional Cash Transfers Improve Economic Outcomes in the Next Generation? Evidence from Mexico
w24276 Robert W. Fairlie
Peter Riley Bahr

The Effects of Computers and Acquired Skills on Earnings, Employment and College Enrollment: Evidence from a Field Experiment and California UI Earnings Records
w24255 Barbara Biasi
Petra Moser

Effects of Copyrights on Science - Evidence from the US Book Republication Program
w24203 C. Kirabo Jackson
Cora Wigger
Heyu Xiong

Do School Spending Cuts Matter? Evidence from the Great Recession
w24189 Tatyana Avilova
Claudia Goldin

What Can UWE Do for Economics?
w24191 Michael Gilraine
Hugh Macartney
Robert McMillan

Education Reform in General Equilibrium: Evidence from California's Class Size Reduction
2017
w24160 Jared Ashworth
V. Joseph Hotz
Arnaud Maurel
Tyler Ransom

Changes across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences
w24172 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Joshua D. Angrist
Yusuke Narita
Parag A. Pathak

Impact Evaluation in Matching Markets with General Tie-Breaking
w24140 Matthew Davis
Fernando V. Ferreira

Housing Disease and Public School Finances
w24141 Charles R. Hulten
The Importance of Education and Skill Development for Economic Growth in the Information Era
w24150 William N. Evans
Melissa S. Kearney
Brendan C. Perry
James X. Sullivan

Increasing Community College Completion Rates among Low-Income Students: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluation of a Case Management Intervention
w24113 Ramina Sotoudeh
Dalton Conley
Kathleen Mullan Harris

The Influence of Peer Genotypes and Behavior on Smoking Outcomes: Evidence from Add Health
w24128 Jaegeum Lim
Jonathan Meer

Persistent Effects of Teacher-Student Gender Matches
w24111 Cynthia (CC) DuBois
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

The Effect of Court-Ordered Hiring Guidelines on Teacher Composition and Student Achievement
w24061 Javier Cano-Urbina
Lance Lochner

The Effect of Education and School Quality on Female Crime
w24060 Benjamin M. Marx
Lesley J. Turner

Student Loan Nudges: Experimental Evidence on Borrowing and Educational Attainment
w24041 Andrew D. Foster
Esther Gehrke

Consumption Risk and Human Capital Accumulation in India
w24028 Victor Lavy
Adi Boiko

Management Quality in Public Education: Superintendent Value-Added, Student Outcomes and Mechanisms
w24003 Alberto Abadie
Susan Athey
Guido W. Imbens
Jeffrey Wooldridge

When Should You Adjust Standard Errors for Clustering?
w24004 Uri Gneezy
John A. List
Jeffrey A. Livingston
Sally Sadoff
Xiangdong Qin
Yang Xu

Measuring Success in Education: The Role of Effort on the Test Itself
w24012 Juan Saavedra
Dario Maldonado
Lucrecia Santibanez
Luis Omar Herrera Prada

Premium or Penalty? Labor Market Returns to Novice Public Sector Teachers
w24017 Parag A. Pathak
Peng Shi

How Well Do Structural Demand Models Work? Counterfactual Predictions in School Choice
w24000 Robert A. Pollak
How Bargaining in Marriage drives Marriage Market Equilibrium
w23982 Francisco Gallego
Ofer Malamud
Cristian Pop-Eleches

Parental Monitoring and Children's Internet Use: The Role of Information, Control, and Cues
w23957 Karthik Muralidharan
Paul Niehaus

Experimentation at Scale
w23922 Mark J. Chin
Thomas J. Kane
Whitney Kozakowski
Beth E. Schueler
Douglas O. Staiger

School District Reform in Newark: Within- and Between-School Changes in Achievement Growth
w23925 Jonathan M.V. Davis
Jonathan Guryan
Kelly Hallberg
Jens Ludwig

The Economics of Scale-Up
w23934 Davide Cantoni
Jeremiah Dittmar
Noam Yuchtman

Religious Competition and Reallocation: The Political Economy of Secularization in the Protestant Reformation
w23896 James J. Heckman
John Eric Humphries
Gregory Veramendi

The Non-Market Benefits of Education and Ability
w23905 Nathaniel Hilger
All Together Now: Leveraging Firms to Increase Worker Productivity Growth
w23912 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Parag A. Pathak
Jonathan Schellenberg
Christopher R. Walters

Do Parents Value School Effectiveness?
w23867 Abhijit Banerjee
Sylvain Chassang
Sergio Montero
Erik Snowberg

A Theory of Experimenters
w23870 Felipe Barrera-Osorio
David S. Blakeslee
Matthew Hoover
Leigh Linden
Dhushyanth Raju
Stephen P. Ryan

Delivering Education to the Underserved Through a Public-Private Partnership Program in Pakistan
w23888 Richard Murphy
Judith Scott-Clayton
Gillian Wyness

The End of Free College in England: Implications for Quality, Enrolments, and Equity
w23890 Keith Meyers
Melissa A. Thomasson

Paralyzed by Panic: Measuring the Effect of School Closures during the 1916 Polio Pandemic on Educational Attainment
w23851 Daniel Kreisman
Kevin Stange

Vocational and Career Tech Education in American High Schools: The Value of Depth Over Breadth
w23859 Daphna Bassok
Thomas Dee
Scott Latham

The Effects of Accountability Incentives in Early Childhood Education
w23860 Jeffrey T. Denning
Benjamin M. Marx
Lesley J. Turner

ProPelled: The Effects of Grants on Graduation, Earnings, and Welfare
w23821 Dustin R. White
Benjamin W. Cowan
Jadrian Wooten

March Madness: NCAA Tournament Participation and College Alcohol Use
w23769 David Card
A. Abigail Payne

High School Choices and the Gender Gap in STEM
w23792 Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Meghan Howard Noveck

High-Dosage Tutoring and Reading Achievement: Evidence from New York City
w23803 Zhuang Hao
Benjamin W. Cowan

The Effects of Graduation Requirements on Risky Health Behaviors of High School Students
w23744 Maya Escueta
Vincent Quan
Andre Joshua Nickow
Philip Oreopoulos

Education Technology: An Evidence-Based Review
w23735 Adriana D. Kugler
Catherine H. Tinsley
Olga Ukhaneva

Choice of Majors: Are Women Really Different from Men?
w23736 David J. Deming
Christopher R. Walters

The Impact of Price Caps and Spending Cuts on U.S. Postsecondary Attainment
w23738 Christopher R. Dobronyi
Philip Oreopoulos
Uros Petronijevic

Goal Setting, Academic Reminders, and College Success: A Large-Scale Field Experiment
w23709 Naci H. Mocan
Han Yu

Can Superstition Create a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy? School Outcomes of Dragon Children of China
w23641 Christian Belzil
Arnaud Maurel
Modibo Sidibé

Estimating the Value of Higher Education Financial Aid: Evidence from a Field Experiment
w23660 Elizabeth Dhuey
David Figlio
Krzysztof Karbownik
Jeffrey Roth

School Starting Age and Cognitive Development
w23661 David N. Figlio
Umut Özek

Unwelcome Guests? The Effects of Refugees on the Educational Outcomes of Incumbent Students
w23638 Damon Clark
David Gill
Victoria Prowse
Mark Rush

Using Goals to Motivate College Students: Theory and Evidence from Field Experiments
w23618 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Emmanuel Saez
Nicholas Turner
Danny Yagan

Mobility Report Cards: The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility
w23619 Hugh Macartney
John D. Singleton

School Boards and Student Segregation
w23571 Richard J. Murnane
Sean F. Reardon

Long-Term Trends in Private School Enrollments by Family Income
w23573 Ozkan Eren
Naci Mocan

Juvenile Punishment, High School Graduation and Adult Crime: Evidence from Idiosyncratic Judge Harshness
w23575 Rodney J. Andrews
Scott A. Imberman
Michael F. Lovenheim

Risky Business? The Effect of Majoring in Business on Earnings and Educational Attainment
w23588 Graham Beattie
Jean-William P. Laliberté
Catherine Michaud-Leclerc
Philip Oreopoulos

What Sets College Thrivers and Divers Apart? A Contrast in Study Habits, Attitudes, and Mental Health
w23594 Sandra García
Juan Saavedra

Educational Impacts and Cost-Effectiveness of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs in Developing Countries: A Meta-Analysis
w23550 Richard J. Murnane
Marcus R. Waldman
John B. Willett
Maria Soledad Bos
Emiliana Vegas

The Consequences of Educational Voucher Reform in Chile
w23531 Aaron Chatterji
Innovation and American K-12 Education
w23486 Joshua D. Angrist
Victor Lavy
Jetson Leder-Luis
Adi Shany

Maimonides Rule Redux
w23489 Rucker C. Johnson
C. Kirabo Jackson

Reducing Inequality Through Dynamic Complementarity: Evidence from Head Start and Public School Spending
w23492 Bahadir Dursun
Resul Cesur
Inas Rashad Kelly

The Value of Mandating Maternal Education in a Developing Country
w23497 James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto

Unordered Monotonicity
w23498 William N. Evans
Daniel Fitzgerald

The Economic and Social Outcomes of Refugees in the United States: Evidence from the ACS
w23461 Steven W. Hemelt
Brian Jacob

Differentiated Accountability and Education Production: Evidence from NCLB Waivers
w23462 Sade Bonilla
Thomas Dee

The Effects of School Reform Under NCLB Waivers: Evidence from Focus Schools in Kentucky
w23463 Thomas Dee
Elise Dizon-Ross

School Performance, Accountability and Waiver Reforms: Evidence from Louisiana
w23478 Andrew Bacher-Hicks
Mark J. Chin
Thomas J. Kane
Douglas O. Staiger

An Evaluation of Bias in Three Measures of Teacher Quality: Value-Added, Classroom Observations, and Student Surveys
w23479 Jorge Luis García
James J. Heckman
Duncan Ermini Leaf
María José Prados

Quantifying the Life-cycle Benefits of a Prototypical Early Childhood Program
w23445 Michael F. Lovenheim
Patrick Walsh

Does Choice Increase Information? Evidence from Online School Search Behavior
w23442 Rodney J. Andrews
John Thompson

Earning your CAP: A Comprehensive Analysis of The University of Texas System's Coordinated Admissions Program
w23453 Holger Sieg
Yu Wang

The Impact of Student Debt on Education, Career, and Marriage Choices of Female Lawyers
w23412 Jorge Luis García
James J. Heckman
Anna L. Ziff

Gender Differences in the Benefits of an Influential Early Childhood Program
w23437 Roland G. Fryer
Jr

Management and Student Achievement: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
w23390 Pietro Biroli
Daniela Del Boca
James J. Heckman
Lynne Pettler Heckman
Yu Kyung. Koh
Sylvi Kuperman
Sidharth Moktan
Chiara D. Pronzato
Anna Ziff

Evaluation of the Reggio Approach to Early Education
w23392 Anna Aizer
Janet Currie

Lead and Juvenile Delinquency: New Evidence from Linked Birth, School and Juvenile Detention Records
w23360 Dennis Epple
Richard Romano
Sinan Sarpça
Holger Sieg
Melanie Zaber

Market Power and Price Discrimination in the U.S. Market for Higher Education
w23371 Fatih Guvenen
Greg Kaplan
Jae Song
Justin Weidner

Lifetime Incomes in the United States over Six Decades
w23374 Andrew Barr
Sarah Turner

A Letter and Encouragement: Does Information Increase Post-Secondary Enrollment of UI Recipients?
w23333 Rachel Baker
Eric Bettinger
Brian Jacob
Ioana Marinescu

The Effect of Labor Market Information on Community College Students' Major Choice
w23297 Kai Hong
Kacie Dragan
Sherry Glied

Seeing and Hearing: The Impacts of New York City's Universal Prekindergarten Program on the Health of Low-Income Children
w23265 Atila Abdulkadiroglu
Yeon-Koo Che
Parag A. Pathak
Alvin E. Roth
Olivier Tercieux

Minimizing Justified Envy in School Choice: The Design of New Orleans' OneApp
w23275 Felipe Barrera-Osorio
Leigh L. Linden
Juan Saavedra

Medium- and Long-Term Educational Consequences of Alternative Conditional Cash Transfer Designs: Experimental Evidence from Colombia
w23284 Holger M. Mueller
Constantine Yannelis

Students in Distress: Labor Market Shocks, Student Loan Default, and Federal Insurance Programs
w23259 Michael J. Kottelenberg
Steven F. Lehrer

Does Quebec's Subsidized Child Care Policy Give Boys and Girls an Equal Start?
w23232 Zhuan Pei
Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Hannes Schwandt

Poorly Measured Confounders are More Useful on the Left Than on the Right
w23215 Elizabeth U. Cascio
Does Universal Preschool Hit the Target? Program Access and Preschool Impacts
w23218 Michael L. Anderson
Justin Gallagher
Elizabeth Ramirez Ritchie

School Lunch Quality and Academic Performance
w23193 Caroline M. Hoxby
The Returns to Online Postsecondary Education
w23195 Marcel Fafchamps
Di Mo

Peer Effects in Computer Assisted Learning: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment
w23178 Benjamin Feigenberg
Steven Rivkin
Rui Yan

Illusory Gains from Chile's Targeted School Voucher Experiment
w23144 Joshua D. Angrist
Jörn-Steffen Pischke

Undergraduate Econometrics Instruction: Through Our Classes, Darkly
w23159 Daniel M. Hungerman
Kevin J. Rinz
Jay Frymark

Beyond the Classroom: The Implications of School Vouchers for Church Finances
w23118 Tiffany Chou
Adam Looney
Tara Watson

Measuring Loan Outcomes at Postsecondary Institutions: Cohort Repayment Rates as an Indicator of Student Success and Institutional Accountability
w23122 Robert Jensen
Nolan H. Miller

Keepin' 'em Down on the Farm: Migration and Strategic Investment in Children's Schooling
w23062 Sandra E. Black
Sanni Breining
David N. Figlio
Jonathan Guryan
Krzysztof Karbownik
Helena Skyt Nielsen
Jeffrey Roth
Marianne Simonsen

Sibling Spillovers
w23063 Joshua Goodman
The Labor of Division: Returns to Compulsory High School Math Coursework
w23087 Sebastian Galiani
Matthew Staiger
Gustavo Torrens

When Children Rule: Parenting in Modern Families
w23038 Sanni N. Breining
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
David N. Figlio
Krzysztof Karbownik
Jeffrey Roth

Birth Order and Delinquency: Evidence from Denmark and Florida
w23043 Leonardo Bursztyn
Thomas Fujiwara
Amanda Pallais

'Acting Wife': Marriage Market Incentives and Labor Market Investments
w23050 Juan Saavedra
Emma Näslund-Hadley
Mariana Alfonso

Targeted Remedial Education: Experimental Evidence from Peru
w23025 Paul N. Courant
Sarah Turner

Faculty Deployment in Research Universities
w23029 Joseph G. Altonji
Seth D. Zimmerman

The Costs of and Net Returns to College Major
w23017 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie
Valentina Duque

Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act II
w23019 Wan-Ying Chang
Wei Cheng
Julia Lane
Bruce Weinberg

Federal Funding of Doctoral Recipients: Results from new Linked Survey and Transaction Data
w23020 Leonardo Bursztyn
Georgy Egorov
Robert Jensen

Cool to be Smart or Smart to be Cool? Understanding Peer Pressure in Education

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