Discovering One's Talent: Learning from Academic Specialization
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- Ofer Malamud, 2011. "Discovering One's Talent: Learning from Academic Specialization," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 64(2), pages 375-405, January.
- Ofer Malamud, 2007. "Discovering One's Talent: Learning From Academic Specialization," Working Papers 0809, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.
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- J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
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- NEP-ALL-2009-11-27 (All new papers)
- NEP-EDU-2009-11-27 (Education)
- NEP-LAB-2009-11-27 (Labour Economics)
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