London School of Economics Centre for the Economics of Education LSE
Centre for the Economics of Education  (CEE)

Education and Skills Papers

This page lists all Papers published by CEE and the Education and Skills Programme of the Centre for Economic Performance

Most recent paper listed first.

CEP Discussion Paper
Education and Health Knowledge: Evidence from UK Compulsory Schooling Reforms
David W.  Johnston,  Grace  Lordan,  Michael A.  Shields,  Agne  Suziedelyte,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1297: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Everybody needs good neighbours?
Steve  Gibbons,  Olmo  Silva,  Felix  Weinhardt,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP415: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter2014 pages: 22-25

Do Neighbours Affect Teenage Outcomes? Evidence from Neighbourhood Changes in England, Stephen Gibbons, Olmo Silva and Felix Weinhardt, CEE DP 122, November 2010.

This paper has been published as:
‘Everybody Needs Good Neighbours? Evidence from Students’ Outcomes in England’, Steve Gibbons, Olmo Silva and Felix Weinhardt, Economic Journal 123(571): 831-74.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Economics of higher education
Richard  Murphy,  Gill  Wyness,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP412: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter2014 pages: 14-15
CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Uncertainty, Parental Selection, and the Criminal Activity of the 'Children of the Wall'
Arnaud  Chevalier,  Olivier  Marie,  January 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1256: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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In brief...Top of the class
Richard  Murphy,  Felix  Weinhardt,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP405: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 22-23

This article summarises ‘The Importance of Rank Position’ by Richard Murphy and Felix Weinhardt, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1241, September 2013.
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Does school spending matter?
Steve  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP404: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 18-21

This article summarises ‘The Effects of Resources Across School Phases: A Summary of Recent Evidence’ by Steve Gibbons and Sandra McNally, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1226, June 2013
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The status of teachers
Peter  Dolton,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP402: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 13-15

This paper has been published as:
This article summarises the 2013 Global Teacher Status Index by Peter Dolton and Oscar Marcenaro-Gutierrez, published by the Varkey GEMS Foundation.
CEP Discussion Paper
Intergenerational Persistence in Income and Social Class: The Impact of Within-Group Inequality
Jo  Blanden,  Paul  Gregg,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  September 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1242: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Importance of Rank Position
Richard  Murphy,  Felix  Weinhardt,  September 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1241: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Effects of Resources Across School Phases: A Summary of Recent Evidence
Stephen  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1226: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Affirmative Action and University Fit: Evidence from Proposition 209
Peter  Arcidiacono,  Esteban  Aucejo,  Patrick  Coate,  V. Joseph  Hotz,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1224: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
University Differences in the Graduation of Minorities in STEM Fields: Evidence from California
Peter  Arcidiacono,  Esteban  Aucejo,  V. Joseph  Hotz,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1223: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Education in Scotland: performance in a devolved policy area
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Gill  Wyness,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP391: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer2013 pages: 10-13

This article summarises 'Education in a Devolved Scotland: A Quantitative Analysis', a report to the Economic and Social Research Council by Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Gill Wyness, CEP Special Paper No.30, May 2013
CEP Special Report
Education in a Devolved Scotland: A Quantitative Analysis
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Gill  Wyness,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPSP30: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Explaining Cross-Racial Differences in the Educational Gender Gap
Esteban  Aucejo,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1220: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Racial Segregation Patterns in Selective Universities
Peter  Arcidiacono,  Esteban  Aucejo,  Andrew  Hussey,  Kenneth  Spenner,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1219: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Surprisingly Dire Situation of Children's Education in Rural West Africa: Results from the CREO Study in Guinea-Bissau
Peter  Boone,  Ila  Fazzio,  Kameshwari  Jandhyala,  Chitra  Jayanty,  Gangadhar  Jayanty,  Simon  Johnson,  Vimala  Ramachandrin,  Filipa  Silva,  Zhaoguo  Zhan,  April 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1201: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
School Structure, School Autonomy and the Tail
Stephen  Machin,  Olmo  Silva,  March 2013
Paper No' CEPSP29: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
When the Cat is Near, the Mice Won't Play: The Effect of External Examiners in Italian Schools
Marco  Bertoni,  Giorgio  Brunello,  Lorenzo  Rocco,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1191: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Are public sector employees overcompensated?
Alexander  Danzer,  Peter  Dolton,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPCP377: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (2) Autumn2012 pages: 20-23

This article summarises 'Total Reward and Pensions in the UK in the Public and Private Sectors' by Alexander Danzer and Peter Dolton, Labour Economics 19(4): 584-594, August 2012
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Student awareness of the costs and benefits of higher education
Martin  McGuigan,  Sandra  McNally,  Gill  Wyness,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPCP376: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (2) Autumn2012 pages: 13-19

This article summarises 'Student Awareness of Costs and Benefits of Educational Decisions: Effects of an Information Campaign' by Martin McGuigan, Sandra McNally and Gill Wyness, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No.139, August 2012
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Big ideas: valuing schooling through house prices
Steve  Gibbons,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPCP374: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (2) Autumn2012 pages: 2-5

More details on the research discusssed here are in 'Houses and Schools Valuation of School Quality throught he Housing Market', CEP Occasional Paper No.29, May 2011
CEE Discussion Paper
Student Awareness of Costs and Benefits of Educational Decisions: Effects of an Information Campaign
Marty  McGuigan,  Sandra  McNally,  Gill  Wyness,  August 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0139: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Do Professors Really Perpetuate the Gender Gap in Science? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in a French Higher Education Institution
Thomas  Breda,  Son Thierry  Ly,  June 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0138: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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In brief: Language barriers? The impact of non-native English speakers in the classroom
Charlotte  Geay,  Sandra  McNally,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPCP368: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (1) Spring2012 pages: 14-15

This article summarises 'Non-native Speakers of English in the Classroom: What are the Effects on Pupil Performance?' by Charlotte Geay, Sandra McNally and Shqiponja Telhaj, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No.137, March 2012
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In brief: Urban schools: does money make a difference?
Steve  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPCP367: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (1) Spring2012 pages: 12-13

This article summarises 'Does Additional Spending Help Urban Schools? An Evaluation Using Boundary Discontinuities', by Steve Gibbons, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No. 128, September 2011
CEE Discussion Paper
Non-Native Speakers Of English In The Classroom: What Are The Effects On Pupil Performance?
Charlotte  Geay,  Sandra  McNally,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  March 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0137: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Pupils' progress: how children's perceptions influence their efforts
Amine  Ouazad,  Lionel  Page,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP359: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter2012 pages: 14-15
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School inspections: can we trust Ofsted reports?
Iftikhar  Hussain,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP358: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter2012 pages: 10-13

This article summarises ‘Subjective Performance Evaluation in the Public Sector: Evidence from School Inspections?’ by Iftikhar Hussain, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No. 135, February 2012.
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Mental Health and Education Decisions
Francesca  Cornaglia,  Elena  Crivellaro,  Sandra  McNally,  February 2012
Paper No' CEEEDP0136: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Subjective Performance Evaluation in the Public Sector: Evidence from School Inspections
Iftikhar  Hussain,  February 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0135: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance
Douglas  Almond,  Bhashkar  Mazumder,  Reyn  van Ewijk,  January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0134: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Students’ Perceptions of Teacher Biases: Experimental Economics in Schools
Amine  Ouazad,  Lionel  Page,  January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0133: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Valuing School Quality Using Boundary Discontinuities
Stephen  Gibbons,  Stephen  Machin,  Olmo  Silva,  January 2012
Paper No' CEEDP0132: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Apprenticeship Policy in England: Increasing Skills versus Boosting Young People's Job Prospects
Hilary  Steedman,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPPA013: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Evaluation of English Education Policies
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0131: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Do Public Colleges in Developing Countries Provide Better Education than Private ones? Evidence from General Education Sector in India
Yona  Rubinstein,  Sheetal  Sekhri,  December 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0130: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
An Evaluation of “Special Educational Needs” Programmes in England
Francois  Keslair,  Eric  Maurin,  Sandra  McNally,  November 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0129: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Teachers' Pay and Pupil Performance
Peter  Dolton,  Oscar  Marcenaro Gutierrez,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP352: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 20-22

This article summarises 'If You Pay Peanuts, Do You Get Monkeys? A Cross-Country Analysis of Teacher Pay and Pupil Performance' by Peter Dolton and Oscar Marcenaro-Gutierrez, Economic Policy 26(65): 5-55, January 2011
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The Boom in Postgraduate Education and Its Impact on Wage Inequality
Joanne  Lindley,  Stephen  Machin,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP351: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 16-19

This article summarises 'Rising Wage Inequality and Postgraduate Education' by Joanne Lindley and Stephen Machin, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1075
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In brief... House Prices and School Quality: Evidence from State and Private Education in Paris
Gabrielle  Fack,  Julien  Grenet,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP350: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 14-15

This article summarises 'When do Better Schools Raise Housing Prices? Evidence from Paris Public and Private Schools' by Gabrielle Fack and Julien Grenet, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No. 119
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Young People Without Qualifications: How 'Headline Numbers' Shape Policy and Aspiration
Hilary  Steedman,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP349: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 11-13

The article is based on Les élèves sans qualification: La France et les pays de l’OCDE by Ekaterina Melnik, Martine Möbus, Noémie Olympio. Hilary Steedman, Rémi Tréhin-Lalanne and Eric Verdier, a study commissioned by the HCE and coordinated by Eric Verdier and Hilary Steedman.
CEE Discussion Paper
Does Additional Spending Help Urban Schools? An Evaluation Using Boundary Discontinuities
Stephen  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  September 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0128: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) Discussion Paper No. 90
CEE Discussion Paper
From Grants to Loans and Fees: The Demand for Post-Compulsory Education in England and Wales from 1955 to 2008
Peter  Dolton,  Li  Lin,  September 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0127: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Fees and loathing: higher education finance and university participation
Gill  Wyness,  June 2011
Paper No' CEPCP343: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (1) Summer2011 pages: 18-21
CEP Occasional Paper
Houses and Schools: Valuation of School Quality through then Housing Market - EALE 2010 Presidential Address
Stephen  Machin,  May 2011
Paper No' CEPOP29: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Do Neighbours Affect Teenage Outcomes? Evidence from Neighbourhood Changes in England
Stephen  Gibbons,  Olmo  Silva,  Felix  Weinhardt,  November 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0122: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Police and Thieves in the Stadium: Measuring the (Multiple)Effects of Football Matches on Crime
Olivier  Marie,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1012: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Starting School And Leaving Welfare: The Impact of Public Education on Lone Parents' Welfare Receipt
Mike  Brewer,  Claire  Crawford,  October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0121: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Timing of Parental Income and Child Outcomes: The Role of Permanent and Transitory Shocks
Emma  Tominey,  October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0120: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
When do Better Schools Raise Housing Prices? Evidence from Paris Public and Private Schools
Gabrielle  Fack,  Julien  Grenet,  October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0119: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Do Differences in School's Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps in Maths, Science and Language? Evidence from Developed and Developing Countries
Victor  Lavy,  October 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0118: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Interdependence and Determinants of Childhood Outcomes: The Relevance for Policy. Report to the Department of Children, Schools and Families
Bilal  Nasim,  August 2010
Paper No' CEESP03: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Variation in Educational Outcomes and Policies Across Countries and of Schools within Countries
Richard  Freeman,  Stephen  Machin,  Martina  Viarengo,  August 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0117: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
A Note on Academy School Policy
Stephen  Machin,  James  Vernoit,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPPA011: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
CEE Special Report: The Children's Workforce: A Data Scoping Study. A Report for the Department of Children, School and Family (DCSF)
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Dongshu  Ou,  July 2010
Paper No' CEESP02: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Kuznets Curve of Education: A Global Perspective on Education Inequalities
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  June 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0116: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Crime Reducing Effect of Education
Stephen  Machin,  Olivier  Marie,  Suncica  Vujic,  May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0979: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Youth Crime and Education Expansion, Stephen Machin, Olivier Marie and Suncica Vujic, German Economic Review, Volume 13, Issue 4, November 2012
CEE Discussion Paper
The Changing Economic Advantage From Private School
Francis  Green,  Stephen  Machin,  Richard  Murphy,  Yu  Zhu,  April 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0115: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Interest Subsidies on Student Loans: A Better Class of Drain
Nicholas  Barr,  Alison  Johnston,  March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0114: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Valuing School Quality Via School Choice Reform
Stephen  Machin,  Kjell  Salvanes,  March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0113: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Individual Teacher Incentives, Student Achievement and Grade Inflation
Pedro  Martins,  March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0112: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Measuring the Returns to Lifelong Learning
Jo  Blanden,  Franz  Buscha,  Patrick  Sturgis,  Peter  Urwin,  March 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0110: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
How Much Can We Learn from International Comparisons of Intergenerational Mobility?
Jo  Blanden,  November 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0111: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Century of Education
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  September 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0109: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Length of Compulsory Education and Voter Turnout - Evidence from a Staged Reform
Panu  Pelkonen,  September 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0108: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE 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: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Educational Returns, Ability Composition and Cohort Effects: Theory and Evidence for Cohorts of Early-Career UK Graduates
Norman  Ireland,  Robin A.  Naylor,  Jeremy  Smith,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  July 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0939: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Century of Education
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0934: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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In Brief: Dropping out of school
Dongshu  Ou,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPCP287: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 14 (1) Spring2009 pages: 25

This article summarises 'To Leave or Not to Leave? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of the Impact of Failing the High School Exit Exam' by Dongshu Ou, CEP Discussion Paper No. 907

This paper has been published as:
'To Leave or Not to Leave? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of the Impact of Failing the High School Exit Exam', forthcoming in Economics of Education Review
CEE Discussion Paper
University Quality and Graduate Wages in the UK
Iftikhar  Hussain,  Sandra  McNally,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  March 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0099: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
To Leave or Not to Leave? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis of the Impact of Failing the High School Exit Exam
Dongshu  Ou,  January 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0907: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Access, Choice and Participation in Higher Education
Steve  Gibbons,  Anna  Vignoles,  January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0101: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Parents' Basic Skills and Childrens' Cognitive Outcomes
Elena  Meschi,  Anna  Vignoles,  Augustin  de Coulon,  December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0104: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Education and Mobility
Stephen  Machin,  Panu  Pelkonen,  Kjell  Salvanes,  December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0100: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Assessed by a Teacher Like Me: Race, Gender and Subjective Evaluations
Amine  Ouazad,  December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0098: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Convergence of Compulsory Schooling in Western Europe: 1950-2000
Fabrice  Murtin,  Martina  Viarengo,  November 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0095: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Intergenerational Mobility and Assortative Mating: Effects of an Educational Reform
Helena  Holmlund,  November 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0091: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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A continuing downward trend in intergenerational mobility?
Jo  Blanden,  Stephen  Machin,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPCP263: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 13 (2) Autumn2008 pages: 14-16
CEE Discussion Paper
An Analysis of the Benefit of NVQ2 Qualifications Acquired at Age 26-34
Anna  Vignoles,  Augustin  de Coulon,  October 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0106: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms
Josef  Fersterer,  Jörn-Steffen  Pischke,  February 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0088: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 110(4), pp.733-753, 2008
CEE Discussion Paper
A Researcher's Guide to the Swedish Compulsory School Reform
Helena  Holmlund,  February 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0087: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Competition for private and state school teachers
Francis  Green,  Stephen  Machin,  Richard  Murphy,  Yu  Zhu,  January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0094: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Students' academic self-perception
Arnaud  Chevalier,  Steve  Gibbons,  Sherria  Hoskins,  Martin  Snell,  Andy  Thorpe,  January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0090: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The effects of higher education funding reforms on the lifetime incomes of graduates
Lorraine  Dearden,  Emla  Fitzsimons,  Alissa  Goodman,  Greg  Kaplan,  January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0078: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
When You Are Born Matters: The Imapct of Date of Birth on Child Cognitive Outcomes in England
Claire  Crawford,  Lorraine  Dearden,  Costas  Meghir,  October 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0093: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Impact of Early Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills on Later Outcomes
Pedro  Carneiro,  Claire  Crawford,  Alissa  Goodman,  October 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0092: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Studying Abroad and the Effect on International Labor Market Mobility: Evidence from the Introduction of Erasmus
Matthias  Parey,  Fabian  Waldinger,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0086: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Educational Effects of Widening Access to the Academic Track: A Natural Experiment
Eric  Maurin,  Sandra  McNally,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0085: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Mobility and School Disruption
Steve  Gibbons,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0083: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Impact of Computer Use, Computer Skills and Computer Use Intensity: Evidence from WERS 2004.
Peter  Dolton,  Panu  Pelkonen,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0081: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Over-Education and the Skills of UK Graduates
Arnaud  Chevalier,  Joanne  Lindley,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0079: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Use IT or Lose IT? The Impact of Computers on Earnings
Peter  Dolton,  Gerry  Makepeace,  Helen  Robinson,  June 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0082: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Is Free School Meal Status a Valid Proxy for Socio-Economic Status (in Schools Research)?
Graham  Hobbs,  Anna  Vignoles,  May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0084: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Urban Density and Pupil Attainment
Steve  Gibbons,  Olmo  Silva,  May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0080: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Value of Basic Skills in the British Labour Market
Oscar  Marcenaro Gutierrez,  Anna  Vignoles,  Augustin  de Coulon,  May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0077: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Resources and Standards in Urban Schools
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Costas  Meghir,  February 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0076: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Long Term Impacts of Compulsory Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in School Leaving Dates
Emilia  Del Bono,  Fernando  Galindo-Rueda,  January 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0074: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
American Economic Development Since the Civil War or the Virtue of Education
Fabrice  Murtin,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0765: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Are Schools Drifting Apart? Intake Stratification in English Secondary Schools
Steve  Gibbons,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  December 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0064: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Faith Primary Schools: Better Schools or Better Pupils?
Steve  Gibbons,  Olmo  Silva,  November 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0072: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Accounting for Intergenerational Income Persistence: Non-Cognitive Skills, Ability and Education
Jo  Blanden,  Paul  Gregg,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  September 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0073: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health
Arnaud  Chevalier,  L  Feinstein,  August 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Education, Occupation and Career Expectations: Determinants of the Gender Pay Gap for UK Graduates
Arnaud  Chevalier,  August 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0069: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics Volume 69 Issue 6
CEE Discussion Paper
Using Rate of Return Analyses to Understand Sector Skill Needs
Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  Anna  Vignoles,  July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0070: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Close Neighbours Matter: Neighbourhood Effects on Early Performance at School
Dominique  Goux,  Eric  Maurin,  July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0068: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Which Skills Matter?
Pedro  Carneiro,  Claire  Crawford,  Alissa  Goodman,  July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0059: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Comprehensive Versus Selective Schooling in England and Wales: What Do We Know?
Alan  Manning,  Jörn-Steffen  Pischke,  June 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0066: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Mobility of English School Children
Stephen  Machin,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  Joan  Wilson,  May 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0067: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Fiscal Studies, 27, 253-280 (2006)
CEE Discussion Paper
Peer Effects and Pupil Attainment: Evidence from Secondary School Transition
Steve  Gibbons,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  May 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0063: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes
Sandra E.  Black,  Paul  Devereux,  Kjell  Salvanes,  March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0061: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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What Should an Index of School Segregation Measure?
Rebecca  Allen,  Anna  Vignoles,  March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0060: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Education Policy in the UK
Stephen  Machin,  Anna  Vignoles,  March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0057: Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
CESifo DICE Report, 4, 64-74 (2005)
CEE Discussion Paper
Gender and Student Achievement in English Schools
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  February 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0058: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 21, 357-372 (2005)
CEE Discussion Paper
Competition, Choice and Pupil Achievement
Steve  Gibbons,  Steve  Gibbons,  Stephen  Machin,  Olmo  Silva,  January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0056: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
New Technology in Schools: Is There a Payoff?
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Olmo  Silva,  January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0055: Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Economic Journal (forthcoming 2007)
CEE Discussion Paper
Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling in Germany: Evidence and Interpretation
Jörn-Steffen  Pischke,  Till  von Wachter,  January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0054: Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Review of Economics and Statistics 90, August 2008, pp.592-598
CEE Discussion Paper
Education Subsidies and School Drop-Out Rates
Lorraine  Dearden,  Carl  Emmerson,  Christine  Frayne,  Costas  Meghir,  Costas  Meghir,  January 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0053: Full paper (pdf)
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Apprenticeship in Europe: 'Fading' or Flourishing?
Hilary  Steedman,  December 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0710: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Heterogeneous Effect of Selection in Secondary Schools: Understanding the Changing Role of Ability
Fernando  Galindo-Rueda,  Anna  Vignoles,  June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0052: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Should Research Universities be led by top researchers? Part 1: Are they?
Amanda  Goodall,  June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0051: Full paper (pdf)
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The More the Merrier? The Effect of Family Size and Birth Order on Children's Education
S  Black,  Paul  Devereux,  Kjell  Salvanes,  June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0050: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Vive la Revolution! Long term returns of 1968 to the angry students
Eric  Maurin,  Sandra  McNally,  June 2005
Paper No' CEEDP0049: Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Crime and Police Resources: The Street Crime Initiative
Stephen  Machin,  Olivier  Marie,  March 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0680: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Disengagement 14-16: Context and Evidence
Hilary  Steedman,  Sheila  Stoney,  October 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0654: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Is There an Impact of Household Computer Ownership on Children's Educational Attainment in Britain?
John  Schmitt,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  March 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0625: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Returns to Apprenticeship Training
Steven   McIntosh,  March 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0622: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Impact of Vocational Qualifications on the Labour Market Outcomes of Low-Achieving School-Leavers
Steven   McIntosh,  March 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0621: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)