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'D' is for dilly-dally?

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  • Arthur Caplan
  • John Gilbert

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Evidence from online assignments in an intermediate microeconomics course suggests that nonprocrastinators (both early-starters and front-loaders) score higher than their dilly-dallying counterparts. Students who are busier in school tend to start their assignments earlier.

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  • Arthur Caplan & John Gilbert, 2008. "'D' is for dilly-dally?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(14), pages 1085-1088.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:apeclt:v:15:y:2008:i:14:p:1085-1088 DOI: 10.1080/13504850600993663
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