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CEE Discussion Papers

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Student Awareness of Costs and Benefits of Educational Decisions: Effects of an Information Campaign Marty McGuigan, Sandra McNally and Gill Wyness August 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0139:
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JEL Classification: I2


Tags: tuition fees; information campaign; educational decisions

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Do Professors Really Perpetuate the Gender Gap in Science? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in a French Higher Education Institution Thomas Breda and Son Thierry Ly June 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0138:
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JEL Classification: I23; J16


Tags: discrimination; gender stereotypes; natural experiment; sex and science

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Non-Native Speakers Of English In The Classroom: What Are The Effects On Pupil Performance? Charlotte Geay, Sandra McNally and Shqiponja Telhaj March 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0137:
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Tags: language; immigration; education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Mental Health and Education Decisions Francesca Cornaglia, Elena Crivellaro and Sandra McNally
February 2012
Paper No' CEEEDP0136:
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JEL Classification: I1; I2


Tags: mental health; educational attainment; drop-out

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Subjective Performance Evaluation in the Public Sector: Evidence from School Inspections Iftikhar Hussain
February 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0135:
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JEL Classification: H11; I20; I28


Tags: subjective performance evaluation; gaming behavior; school inspections.

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance Douglas Almond, Bhashkar Mazumder and Reyn van Ewijk
January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0134:
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Tags: educational outcomes; pregnancy; fasting

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Students’ Perceptions of Teacher Biases: Experimental Economics in Schools Amine Ouazad and Lionel Page
January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0133:
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Tags: teacher biases; educational achievement

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Valuing School Quality Using Boundary Discontinuities Stephen Gibbons, Stephen Machin and Olmo Silva
January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0132:
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JEL Classification: C21; I20; H75; R21


Tags: house prices; school quality; boundary discontinuities

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Evaluation of English Education Policies Stephen Machin and Sandra McNally
December 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0131:
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JEL Classification: I2


Tags: educational inequality; evaluation; school policies

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Do Public Colleges in Developing Countries Provide Better Education than Private ones? Evidence from General Education Sector in India Yona Rubinstein and Sheetal Sekhri December 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0130:
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JEL Classification: O15; I21; H41


Tags: private education; public education; india

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
An Evaluation of “Special Educational Needs” Programmes in England Francois Keslair, Eric Maurin and Sandra McNally
November 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0129:
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JEL Classification: I2


Tags: education; special needs; evaluation;

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Does Additional Spending Help Urban Schools? An Evaluation Using Boundary Discontinuities Stephen Gibbons, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo September 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0128:
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JEL Classification: R0; I21; H52;


Tags: urban schools; education; resources;


This paper has been published as:
Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) Discussion Paper No. 90
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
From Grants to Loans and Fees: The Demand for Post-Compulsory Education in England and Wales from 1955 to 2008 Peter Dolton and Li Lin September 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0127:
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JEL Classification: J08; I22; I28


Tags: post compulsory education; student finance; structural change

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Post-16 Educational Choices and Institutional Value Added at Key Stage 5 Claire Crawford, Elena Meschi and Anna Vignoles
April 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0124:
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JEL Classification: I21; J22


Tags: labour supply; school entry; regression discontinuity; lone parents; welfare receipt

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Changing School Autonomy: Academy Schools and their Introduction to England's Education Stephen Machin and James Vernoit
April 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0123:
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JEL Classification: I20; I21; I28


Tags: academies; pupil intake; pupil performance

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Do Neighbours Affect Teenage Outcomes? Evidence from Neighbourhood Changes in England Stephen Gibbons, Olmo Silva and Felix Weinhardt November 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0122:
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JEL Classification: C21; I20; H75; R23


Tags: neighbourhood effects; cognitive and non-cognitive outcomes; secondary schools

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Starting School And Leaving Welfare: The Impact of Public Education on Lone Parents' Welfare Receipt Mike Brewer and Claire Crawford October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0121:
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JEL Classification: I21; J22


Tags: labour supply; school entry; regression discontinuity; lone parents; welfare receipt

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Timing of Parental Income and Child Outcomes: The Role of Permanent and Transitory Shocks Emma Tominey
October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0120:
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JEL Classification: D12; J13


Tags: income; pupil outcomes; shocks

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
When do Better Schools Raise Housing Prices? Evidence from Paris Public and Private Schools Gabrielle Fack and Julien Grenet
October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0119:
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JEL Classification: H41;I21;I28;R21


Tags: school attendance zones; private schools; housing markets; residential segregation

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Variation in Educational Outcomes and Policies Across Countries and of Schools within Countries Richard Freeman, Stephen Machin and Martina Viarengo August 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0117:
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JEL Classification: H5;I20;J24;J68;O15;P5


Tags: educational attainment; schools; inequality

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Kuznets Curve of Education: A Global Perspective on Education Inequalities Christian Morrisson and Fabrice Murtin
June 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0116:
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JEL Classification: D31; E27; F02; N00; O40


Tags: inequality; human capital; economic history; kuznets curve.

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Changing Economic Advantage From Private School Francis Green, Stephen Machin, Richard Murphy and Yu Zhu
April 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0115:
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JEL Classification: I22; I29; J31


Tags: wage differentials; educational attainment; private schools

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Interest Subsidies on Student Loans: A Better Class of Drain Nicholas Barr and Alison Johnston
March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0114:
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Tags: student loans;

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Individual Teacher Incentives, Student Achievement and Grade Inflation Pedro Martins
March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0112:
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Tags: teacher incentives; pupil attainment

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Measuring the Returns to Lifelong Learning Jo Blanden, Franz Buscha, Patrick Sturgis and Peter Urwin
March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0110:
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Tags: lifelong learning; earnings; social status

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
How Much Can We Learn from International Comparisons of Intergenerational Mobility? Jo Blanden
November 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0111:
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JEL Classification: J62; J68; D63


Tags: intergenerational mobility; public policy; inequality

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Century of Education Christian Morrisson and Fabrice Murtin
September 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0109:
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Tags: education; school enrolment; inequality

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Length of Compulsory Education and Voter Turnout - Evidence from a Staged Reform Panu Pelkonen
September 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0108:
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JEL Classification: H23; I21


Tags: education; externalities; voting; school reform

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
To Leave or Not to Leave? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of the Impact of Failing High School Exit Exam Dongshu Ou
August 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0107:
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JEL Classification: I21; I28; J24


Tags: high school exit exam; student dropout; regression discontinuity

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
University Quality and Graduate Wages in the UK Iftikhar Hussain, Sandra McNally and Shqiponja Telhaj
March 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0099:
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JEL Classification: I23; J24


Tags: university quality; returns to education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Does Money Matter for Schools? Helena Holmlund, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo
January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0105:
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JEL Classification: I21;H52


Tags: education; resources;

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
School Quality, Child Wellbeing and Parents Satisfaction Steve Gibbons and Olmo Silva
January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0103:
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JEL Classification: I20;H75;Z0


Tags: school quality; wellbeing; happiness and satisfaction; subjective measures

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Access, Choice and Participation in Higher Education Steve Gibbons and Anna Vignoles
January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0101:
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JEL Classification: I2; R


Tags: higher education; choice; migration

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Parents' Basic Skills and Childrens' Cognitive Outcomes Elena Meschi, Anna Vignoles and Augustin de Coulon
December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0104:
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JEL Classification: I21;J13;J24


Tags: basic skills; intergenerational transfer; education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Education and Mobility Stephen Machin, Panu Pelkonen and Kjell Salvanes
December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0100:
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JEL Classification: I28;J24;J61


Tags: education; mobility; labour market.

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Assessed by a Teacher Like Me: Race, Gender and Subjective Evaluations Amine Ouazad
December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0098:
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JEL Classification: C23;I2;J15;J16;J7;J82


Tags: grading; discrimination; stereotype threat; race; gender

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Convergence of Compulsory Schooling in Western Europe: 1950-2000 Fabrice Murtin and Martina Viarengo
November 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0095:
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JEL Classification: H4; I2; N3; N4


Tags: economic history; education; convergence; globalization

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Intergenerational Mobility and Assortative Mating: Effects of an Educational Reform Helena Holmlund
November 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0091:
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JEL Classification: I2; J12; J62


Tags: intergenerational mobility; education; assortative mating

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
An Analysis of the Benefit of NVQ2 Qualifications Acquired at Age 26-34 Anna Vignoles and Augustin de Coulon
October 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0106:
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Tags: skills; vocational qualifications; lifelong learning

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms Josef Fersterer and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
February 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0088:
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JEL Classification: J24; J31


Tags: human capital; returns to schooling; firm-based training; ability bias


This paper has been published as:
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 110(4), pp.733-753, 2008
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
A Researcher's Guide to the Swedish Compulsory School Reform Helena Holmlund
February 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0087:
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JEL Classification: I2


Tags: educational reform; instrumental variables

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Competition for private and state school teachers Francis Green, Stephen Machin, Richard Murphy and Yu Zhu
January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0094:
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Tags: private schools; state schools; independent schools; teachers' labour markets

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Students' academic self-perception Arnaud Chevalier, Steve Gibbons, Sherria Hoskins, Martin Snell and Andy Thorpe
January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0090:
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JEL Classification: I21; J16; Y80


Tags: test performance; self-assessment; higher education participation; academic self-perception

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The effects of higher education funding reforms on the lifetime incomes of graduates Lorraine Dearden, Emla Fitzsimons, Alissa Goodman and Greg Kaplan January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0078:
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Tags: higher education; funding; fees; earnings; student loans

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
When You Are Born Matters: The Imapct of Date of Birth on Child Cognitive Outcomes in England Claire Crawford, Lorraine Dearden and Costas Meghir October 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0093:
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Tags: birth effects; birth penalties; school start dates; cognitive outcomes

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Impact of Early Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills on Later Outcomes Pedro Carneiro, Claire Crawford and Alissa Goodman
October 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0092:
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Tags: cognitive skills; non-cognitive skills; labour maket outcomes; education outcomes; social outcomes

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Returns to Qualifications in England: Updating the Evidence Base on Level 2 and Level 3 Vocational Qualifications Charley Greenwood, Andrew Jenkins and Anna Vignoles September 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0089:
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Tags: vocational qualifications; nvq

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Studying Abroad and the Effect on International Labor Market Mobility: Evidence from the Introduction of Erasmus Matthias Parey and Fabian Waldinger August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0086:
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CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Educational Effects of Widening Access to the Academic Track: A Natural Experiment Eric Maurin and Sandra McNally
August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0085:
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JEL Classification: I2


Tags: education; tracking; selection

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Mobility and School Disruption Steve Gibbons and Shqiponja Telhaj
August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0083:
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JEL Classification: H4; I2; R2; J24


Tags: pupil mobility; pupil achievement; externalities

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Impact of Computer Use, Computer Skills and Computer Use Intensity: Evidence from WERS 2004. Peter Dolton and Panu Pelkonen August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0081:
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Tags: ict; skills

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Over-Education and the Skills of UK Graduates Arnaud Chevalier and Joanne Lindley
August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0079:
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JEL Classification: J24; J31; I2


Tags: over-education; skills

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Use IT or Lose IT? The Impact of Computers on Earnings Peter Dolton, Gerry Makepeace and Helen Robinson
June 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0082:
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JEL Classification: J31


Tags: ict

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Is Free School Meal Status a Valid Proxy for Socio-Economic Status (in Schools Research)? Graham Hobbs and Anna Vignoles
May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0084:
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Tags: school meals; family income;

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Urban Density and Pupil Attainment Steve Gibbons and Olmo Silva
May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0080:
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JEL Classification: I20; R20; J24;


Tags: urban density and agglomeration; school choice and competition; pupil achievement

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Value of Basic Skills in the British Labour Market Oscar Marcenaro Gutierrez, Anna Vignoles and Augustin de Coulon
May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0077:
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Tags: skills; labour market; literacy; numeracy

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Higher Education Academic Salaries in the UK Mark Collins, Anna Vignoles and James Walker
May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0075:
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Tags: higher education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Resources and Standards in Urban Schools Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Costas Meghir
February 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0076:
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JEL Classification: I21; H52; C52


Tags: education; resources; evaluation; disadvantage

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Long Term Impacts of Compulsory Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in School Leaving Dates Emilia Del Bono and Fernando Galindo-Rueda January 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0074:
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JEL Classification: I2; C3; J2


Tags: education qualifications; school leaving age; instrumental variables; labour market impacts

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Faith Primary Schools: Better Schools or Better Pupils? Steve Gibbons and Olmo Silva
November 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0072:
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Tags: education; religion; faith schools; educational attainment

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Accounting for Intergenerational Income Persistence: Non-Cognitive Skills, Ability and Education Jo Blanden, Paul Gregg, Lindsey Macmillan and Lindsey Macmillan September 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0073:
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JEL Classification: J62; J13; J31


Tags: intergenerational mobility; children; skills

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health Arnaud Chevalier and L Feinstein
August 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0071:
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JEL Classification: I12; I29


Tags: returns to education; mental health

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Education, Occupation and Career Expectations: Determinants of the Gender Pay Gap for UK Graduates Arnaud Chevalier
August 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0069:
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JEL Classification: J16; J13; J29; J70


Tags: gender wage gap; attitude


This paper has been published as:
Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics Volume 69 Issue 6
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Using Rate of Return Analyses to Understand Sector Skill Needs Nattavudh Powdthavee and Anna Vignoles
July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0070:
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Tags: returns to education; sector skills

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Close Neighbours Matter: Neighbourhood Effects on Early Performance at School Dominique Goux and Eric Maurin
July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0068:
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JEL Classification: I21; J24


Tags: neighborhood effects on education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Which Skills Matter? Pedro Carneiro, Claire Crawford and Alissa Goodman
July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0059:
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Tags: cognitive skills; non-cognitive skills; ncds; schooling; labour market outcomes

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Comprehensive Versus Selective Schooling in England and Wales: What Do We Know? Alan Manning and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
June 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0066:
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Tags: education; secondary schools; comprehensive schooling; selective schooling; tracking

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Mobility of English School Children Stephen Machin, Shqiponja Telhaj and Joan Wilson
May 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0067:
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JEL Classification: 12


Tags: school children; mobility


This paper has been published as:
Fiscal Studies, 27, 253-280 (2006)
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Peer Effects in European Primary Schools: Evidence from PIRLS Andreas Ammermueller and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
May 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0065:
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Tags: primary school; peer effects

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes Sandra E. Black, Paul Devereux and Kjell Salvanes March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0061:
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Tags: labour market outcomes; educational attainment; birth weight

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
What Should an Index of School Segregation Measure? Rebecca Allen and Anna Vignoles
March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0060:
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Tags: segregation; choice; schools; school admissions

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Education Policy in the UK Stephen Machin and Anna Vignoles
March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0057:
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Tags: education policy; participation; higher education


This paper has been published as:
CESifo DICE Report, 4, 64-74 (2005)
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Gender and Student Achievement in English Schools Stephen Machin and Sandra McNally
February 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0058:
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Tags: gender; educational achievement


This paper has been published as:
Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 21, 357-372 (2005)
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Competition, Choice and Pupil Achievement Steve Gibbons, Steve Gibbons, Stephen Machin and Olmo Silva
January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0056:
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JEL Classification: I20; H70; R5


Tags: competition; choice; primary schools; pupil achievement

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
New Technology in Schools: Is There a Payoff? Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Olmo Silva
January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0055:
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JEL Classification: H52; I20; I28; J24


Tags: information and communication technology (ict); pupil achievement


This paper has been published as:
New Technology in Schools, Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Olmo Silva, The Economic Journal, Volume 117, Issue 522, July 2007
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling in Germany: Evidence and Interpretation Jörn-Steffen Pischke and Till von Wachter
January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0054:
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Tags: education; schooling


This paper has been published as:
Review of Economics and Statistics 90, August 2008, pp.592-598
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Education Subsidies and School Drop-Out Rates Lorraine Dearden, Carl Emmerson, Christine Frayne, Costas Meghir and Costas Meghir January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0053:
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Tags: education; school

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Heterogeneous Effect of Selection in Secondary Schools: Understanding the Changing Role of Ability Fernando Galindo-Rueda and Anna Vignoles June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0052:
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Should Research Universities be led by top researchers? Part 1: Are they? Amanda Goodall
June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0051:
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The More the Merrier? The Effect of Family Size and Birth Order on Children's Education S Black, Paul Devereux and Kjell Salvanes June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0050:
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Vive la Revolution! Long term returns of 1968 to the angry students Eric Maurin and Sandra McNally
June 2005
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The Role of Credit Constraints in Educational Choices: Evidence from NCDS and BCS70 Lorraine Dearden, Leslie McGranahan and Barbara Sianesi December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0048:
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Tags: education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Evaluating the Impact of Education on Earnings in the UK: Models, Methods and Results from the NCDS Richard Blundell, Lorraine Dearden and Barbara Sianesi December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0047:
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Tags: education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
An In-Depth Analysis of the Returns to National Vocational Qualifications Obtained at level 2 Lorraine Dearden, Leslie McGranahan and Barbara Sianesi December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0046:
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Tags: education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Returns to Education for the 'Marginal Learner': Evidence from the BCS70 Lorraine Dearden, Leslie McGranahan, Leslie McGranahan and Barbara Sianesi December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0045:
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Tags: education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Widening Socio-Economic Gap in UK Higher Education Fernando Galindo-Rueda, Oscar Marcenaro and Anna Vignoles
December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0044:
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Tags: education

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Literacy Hour Stephen Machin and Sandra McNally
December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0043:
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Tags: education literacy

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Paying for primary schools: supply constraints, school popularity or congestion? Steve Gibbons and Stephen Machin
December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0042:
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This paper has been published as:
Economic Journal, 116, 77-92 (2006)
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Family Income and Educational Attainment: A Review of Approaches and Evidence for Britain Jo Blanden and Paul Gregg
September 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0041:
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Parental Education and Child's Education: A Natural Experiment Arnaud Chevalier
September 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0040:
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Women, Lifelong Learning and Employment Andrew Jenkins
September 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0039:
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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Specialist Schools Andrew Jenkins and Rosalind Levacic
September 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0038:
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Regional Variations in Adult Learning and Vocational Training: Evidence from NCDS and WERS 98 Andrew Jenkins and Alison Wolf January 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0037:
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The Labour Market Impact of Adult Education and Training: A cohort analysis L Feinstein, Fernando Galindo-Rueda and Anna Vignoles January 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0036:
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Further Analysis of the Returns to Academic and Vocational Qualifications Steven McIntosh
January 2004
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The Impact of the School Year on Student Performance and Earnings: Evidence from the German short school years Jörn-Steffen Pischke January 2004
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The Economic Journal, 117 (October)
CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Does it pay to attend a prestigious university? Arnaud Chevalier and Gavan Conlon
May 2003
Paper No' CEEDP0033:
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Class Ridden or Meritocratic? An Economic Analysis of Recent Changes in Britain Fernando Galindo-Rueda and Anna Vignoles
May 2003
Paper No' CEEDP0032:
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Employer Learning and Schooling-Related Statistical Discrimination in Britain Fernando Galindo-Rueda
May 2003
Paper No' CEEDP0031:
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Are Education Subsides an Efficient Redistributive Device? Robert Dur and Coen Teulings
May 2003
Paper No' CEEDP0030:
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Recruiting and Retaining Teachers in the UK: An Analysis of Graduate Occupation Choice from the 1960s to the 1990s Arnaud Chevalier, Peter Dolton and Steven McIntosh November 2002
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