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What's in a Surname? The Effect of Surname Initials on Academic Success

  • Liran Einav

    (Stanford University)

  • Leeat Yariv

    (UCLA)

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    Paper provided by UCLA Department of Economics in its series UCLA Economics Working Papers with number 835.

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    Date of creation: 01 Jul 2004
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    Handle: RePEc:cla:uclawp:835
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