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CentrePiece Article
In brief... Phone home: should mobiles be banned in schools?
Louis-Philippe Beland and Richard Murphy
July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP448:
Full Paper (pdf)

CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer 2015


JEL Classification: I21; I28; O33; J24


Tags: mobile phones; technology; student performance; productivity

Louis-Philippe Beland and Richard Murphy look at the impact of mobile phone bans on pupils' academic achievement in four cities in England.

This article summarises ‘Ill Communication:Technology, Distraction and Student Performance’ by LouisPhilippe Beland and Richard Murphy, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1350.