Report NEP-EDU-2006-06-03This is the archive for NEP-EDU, a report on new working papers in the area of Education. Joao Carlos Correia Leitao issued this report. It is usually issued weekly.
The following items were announced in this report:
- Alison Booth & Hiau Joo Kee, 2005. "Birth Order Matters: The Effect of Family Size and Birth Order on Educational Attainment," CEPR Discussion Papers 506, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
- Andrew Leigh & Chris Ryan, 2005. "Estimating Returns to Education: Three Natural Experiment Techniques Compared," CEPR Discussion Papers 493, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
- Vo Tri Thanh & Trinh Quang Long, 2005. "Can Vietnam Achieve One of its Millennium Development Goals? An analysis of schooling dropouts of children," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series wp776, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.
- Michael T. Owyang & Abbigail J Chiodo & Ruben Hernandez-Murillo, 2004. "Nonlinear Hedonics and the Search for School District Quality," Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings 276, Econometric Society.
- James D. Adams & J. Roger Clemmons, 2006. "The Growing Allocative Inefficiency of the U.S. Higher Education Sector," Rensselaer Working Papers in Economics 0611, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Department of Economics.
- Chris Ryan & Louise Watson, 2004. "The Drift to Private Schools in Australia: Understanding its Features," CEPR Discussion Papers 479, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
- Bruce Chapman, 2005. "Income Contingent Loans for Higher Education: International Reform," CEPR Discussion Papers 491, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
- Andersson, Martin & Gråsjö, Urban & Karlsson, Charlie, 2006. "Industry R&D Location – the role of accessibility to university R&D and institutions of higher education," Working Paper Series in Economics and Institutions of Innovation 68, Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS - Centre of Excellence for Science and Innovation Studies.
- Robert Fairlie & Alicia Robb, 2005. "Why Are Black-Owned Businesses Less Successful than White-Owned Businesses? The Role of Families, Inheritances, and Business Human Capital," Working Papers 05-06, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
- Ernst Juerg Weber, 2005. "Optimal Control Theory for Undergraduates," Economics Discussion / Working Papers 05-07, The University of Western Australia, Department of Economics.
- Migali, Giuseppe, 2006. "Funding Higher Education and Wage Uncertainty: Income Contingent Loan Versus Mortgate Loan," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 740, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
- Phillip H. Phan & Donald S. Siegel, 2006. "The Effectiveness of University Technology Transfer: Lessons Learned from Qualitative and Quantitative Research in the U.S. and U.K," Rensselaer Working Papers in Economics 0609, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Department of Economics.
- V. Joseph Hotz & Mo Xiao, 2005. "The Impact of Minimum Quality Standards on Firm Entry, Exit and Product Quality: The Case of the Child Care Market," Working Papers 05-28, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
- E. Han Kim & Adair Morse & Luigi Zingales, 2006. "Are Elite Universities Losing Their Competitive Edge?," NBER Working Papers 12245, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
- Tony Flegg & David O. Allen, 2006. "Does Expansion Cause Congestion? The Case of the Older British Universities, 1994 to 2004," Working Papers 0605, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
- Keith Smith & Thor Egil Braadland & Finn Ørstavik & Heidi Wiig Aslesen, . "Economic activity and the knowledge infrastructure in the Oslo region," STEP Report series 199901, The STEP Group, Studies in technology, innovation and economic policy.
- Charlie Karlsson & Martin Andersson, 2005. "Company R&D and University R&D - How Are They Related?," ERSA conference papers ersa05p305, European Regional Science Association.