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CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief...Career opportunities
Sandra  McNally,  July 2017
Paper No' CEPCP507: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (2) Summer2017 pages: 19-20

This article summarises ‘How Important is Career Information and Advice?’ by Sandra McNally, a contribution to IZA World of Labor.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
The end of free college in England
Richard  Murphy,  Judith  Scott-Clayton,  Gill  Wyness,  July 2017
Paper No' CEPCP503: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (2) Summer2017 pages: 7-9

This article summarises ‘Lessons from the End of Free College in England’ by Richard Murphy, Judith Scott-Clayton and Gill Wyness, published by Brookings.
CEP Election Analysis
#GE2017Economists: The Research Evidence on Key Issues for Voters in the 2017 UK General Election
Stephen  Machin,  Romesh  Vaitilingam,  June 2017
Paper No' CEPEA044: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Education and Skills: The UK Policy Agenda
Sandra  McNally,  Gill  Wyness,  June 2017
Paper No' CEPEA041: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Young people in low level vocational education: characteristics, trajectories and labour market outcomes
Sophie  Hedges,  Vahé  Nafilyan,  Stefan  Speckesser,  Augustin  de Coulon,  March 2017
Paper No' CVERDP004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
The incidence of publicly funded training in England
Gavan  Conlon,  Sophie  Hedges,  Daniel  Herr,  Pietro  Patrignani,  March 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF003: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
The Decision to Undertake an Apprenticeship: A Case Study
Steven   McIntosh,  March 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF002: Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief... What can be done to help low-achieving teenagers?
Dominique  Goux,  Marc  Gurgand,  Eric  Maurin,  March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP499: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (1) Spring2017 pages: 19-20

This paper has been published as:
Adjusting your dreams? High school plans and dropout behaviour, Dominique Goux, Marc Gurgand and Eric Maurin, The Economic Journal Volume 127, Issue 602, June 2017
CEP Discussion Paper
Quality in Early Years Settings and Children’s School Achievement
Jo  Blanden,  Kirstine  Hansen,  Sandra  McNally,  February 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1468: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Studying science: the impact of school curriculum on degree choice
Marta  De Philippis,  December 2016
Paper No' CEPCP493: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (3) Winter2016 pages: 26-28

This article summarises ‘STEM Graduates and Secondary School Curriculum: Does More Exposure to Science Matter?’ by Marta De Philippis, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1443, August 2016.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Primary academies in England
Andrew  Eyles,  Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2016
Paper No' CEPCP490: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (3) Winter2016 pages: 16-18

More details on the research discussed here are in ‘Unexpected School Reform: Academisation of Primary Schools in England', Andrew Eyles, Stephen Machin and Sandra McNally, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1445, November 2016.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Vocational vs. General Education and Employment over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC
Franziska  Hampf,  Ludger  Woessmann,  November 2016
Paper No' CVERDP003: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Labour Market Returns to Vocational Qualifications in the Labour Force Survey
Steven   McIntosh,  Damon  Morris,  October 2016
Paper No' CVERDP002: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CentrePiece Magazine Article
Post-16 educational choices in England
Claudia  Hupkau,  Sandra  McNally,  Jenifer  Ruiz-Valenzuela,  Guglielmo  Ventura,  October 2016
Paper No' CEPCP481: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (2) Autumn2016 pages: 17-19

This article summarises ‘Post-Compulsory Education in England: Choices and Implications’ by Claudia Hupkau, Sandra McNally, Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela and Guglielmo Ventura, CVER Discussion Paper No. 1, July 2016.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Faster broadband: are there any educational benefits?
Benjamin  Faber,  Rosa  Sanchis-Guarner,  Felix  Weinhardt,  October 2016
Paper No' CEPCP480: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (2) Autumn2016 pages: 12-16

This article summarises ‘ICT and Education: Evidence from Student Home Addresses’ by Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner and Felix Weinhardt, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1359.
CEP Discussion Paper
STEM Graduates and Secondary School Curriculum: Does Early Exposure to Science Matter?
Marta  De Philippis,  August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1443: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Post-Compulsory Education in England: Choices and Implications
Claudia  Hupkau,  Sandra  McNally,  Jenifer  Ruiz-Valenzuela,  Guglielmo  Ventura,  July 2016
Paper No' CVERDP001: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'Post-Compulsory Education in England: Choices and Implications', Claudia Hupkau, Sandra McNally, Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela and Guglielmo Ventura, National Institute Economic Review, Vol 240, Issue 1, May 2017.
CEP Discussion Paper
Powering Education
Fadi  Hassan,  Paolo  Lucchino,  July 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1438: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
in brief... Children's reading: evaluating a new teaching method
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPCP472: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (1) Summer2016 pages: 14-15

This article summarises ‘“Teaching to Teach” Literacy’ by Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1425, April 2016.
CASE Papers
Public and Private Welfare Activity in England
Tania  Burchardt,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  June 2016
Paper No' CASE/193: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
State Capacity and Public Goods: Institutional change, Human Capital and Growth in Early Modern Germany
Jeremiah  Dittmar,  Ralph R.  Meisenzahl,  March 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1418: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief... The rewards for getting a good degree
Robin  Naylor,  Jeremy  Smith,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPCP464: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (3) Winter2016 pages: 15-16

This article summarises ‘Graduate Returns, Degree Class Premia and Higher Education Expansion in the UK’ by Robin Naylor, Jeremy Smith and Shqiponja Telhaj, CEP Discussion Paper No.1392, November 2015.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean: towards evidence-based policies
Laura  Jaitman,  Stephen  Machin,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPCP461: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (3) Winter2016 pages: 2-5
CEP Discussion Paper
Testing Means-Tested Aid
Richard  Murphy,  Gill  Wyness,  December 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1396: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The youngest Get the Pill: ADHD Misdiagnosis and the Production of Education in Germany
Hannes  Schwandt,  Amelie  Wuppermann,  December 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1394: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Graduate Returns, Degree Class Premia and Higher Education Expansion in the UK
Robin  Naylor,  Jeremy  Smith,  Shqiponja  Telhaj,  November 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1392: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Graduate returns, degree class premia and higher education expansion in the UK, Robin Naylor, Jeremy Smith and Shqiponja Telhaj, Oxford Economic Papers, Volume 68, Issue 2, April 2016
CEP Discussion Paper
ICT and Education: Evidence from Student Home Addresses
Benjamin  Faber,  Rosa  Sanchis-Guarner,  Felix  Weinhardt,  October 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0186: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Crime, Compulsory Schooling Laws and Education
Brian  Bell,  Rui  Costa,  Stephen  Machin,  October 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1374: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Understanding the improved performance of disadvantaged pupils in London
Jo  Blanden,  Ellen  Greaves,  Paul  Gregg,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  Luke  Sibieta,  September 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP21: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
New Media, Competition and Growth: European Cities After Gutenberg
Jeremiah  Dittmar,  August 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1365: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
When and Why do Initially High Attaining Poor Children Fall Behind?
Claire  Crawford,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  Anna  Vignoles,  July 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP20: Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
New research evidence on social mobility and educational attainment
John  Hills,  July 2015
Paper No' SPCCRN09: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief... Making a difference in education
Robert  Cassen,  Sandra  McNally,  Anna  Vignoles,  July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP446: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer2015 pages: 16-17

This paper has been published as:
Making a Difference in Education: What the Evidence Says by Robert Cassen, Sandra McNally and Anna Vignoles is published by Routledge.
CEP Discussion Paper
ICT and Education: Evidence from Student Home Addresses
Benjamin  Faber,  Rosa  Sanchis-Guarner,  Felix  Weinhardt,  June 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1359: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
#ElectionEconomics: The Research Evidence on Key Issues for Voters in the 2015 UK General Election
Ghazala  Azmat,  Brian  Bell,  Jonathan  Colmer,  Antoine  Dechezleprêtre,  Swati  Dhingra,  Christian  Hilber,  Stephen  Machin,  Alan  Manning,  Ralf  Martin,  Alistair  McGuire,  Sandra  McNally,  Gianmarco  Ottaviano,  Henry  Overman,  Isabelle  Roland,  Thomas  Sampson,  Anna  Valero,  John  Van Reenen,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  Gill  Wyness,  Gabriel  Zucman,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA034: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in London (2007-2013)
Jack  Cunliffe,  Chris  Grollman,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Ruth  Lupton,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  Stephanie  Thomson,  Polly  Vizard,  March 2015
Paper No' SPCCRR06: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Election Analysis
Falling Behind, Getting Ahead: The Changing Structure of Inequality in the UK, 2007-2013
Jack  Cunliffe,  John  Hills,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  March 2015
Paper No' SPCCRR05: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Election Analysis
Paying for Higher Education
Gill  Wyness,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA026: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Schools: The Evidence on Academies, Resources and Pupil Performance
Sandra  McNally,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA023: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Why are Higher Skilled Workers More Mobile Geographically? The Role of the Job Surplus
Michael  Amior,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1338: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Coalition's Record on Schools: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015
Ruth  Lupton,  Stephanie  Thomson,  February 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP13: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPEA019: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Schooling, Nation Building and Industrialization: A Gellnerian Approach
Esther  Hauk,  Javier  Ortega,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1328: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Educational efficiency: value for money in public spending on schools
Peter  Dolton,  Oscar  Marcenaro Gutierrez,  Adam  Still,  January 2015
Paper No' CEPCP441: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (3) Winter2015 pages: 26-28
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Improving education in two extremely poor regions: triumph and tragedy
Peter  Boone,  October 2014
Paper No' CEPCP427: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (2) Autumn2014 pages: 06-Oct-2015 00:00:00
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)
CEP Discussion Paper
Neighbourhood Turnover and Teenage Attainment
Stephen  Gibbons,  Olmo  Silva,  Felix  Weinhardt,  August 2014
Paper No' SERCDP0163: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'Neighbourhood Turnover and Teenage Attainment', Stephen Gibbons, Olmo Silva and Felix Weinhardt,Journal of the European Economic Association, Volume 15, Issue 4, 1 August 2017
CEP Policy Analysis
Immigration, the European Union and the UK Labour Market
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPPA015: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: Does management matter in schools?
Renata  Lemos,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPCP424: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (1) Spring2014 pages: 24-25
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Education, Equity and Social Mobility: A Summary of Three Research Papers
David  Utting,  January 2014
Paper No' SPCCRN007: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Childhood Sporting Activities and Adult Labour-Market Outcomes
Charlotte  Cabane,  Andrew E.  Clark,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1253: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CASE Reports
Does money affect children’s outcomes?
Kerris  Cooper,  Kitty  Stewart,  October 2013
Paper No' CASEreport 80: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
This paper is published as a Joseph Rowntree Report.
CASE Papers
Labour's Record on the Under Fives: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010
Kitty  Stewart,  October 2013
Paper No' CASE/176: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Student Satisfaction, League Tables and University Applications
Stephen  Gibbons,  Eric  Neumayer,  Richard  Perkins,  September 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0142: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Labour's Record on Education: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010
Ruth  Lupton,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP03: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CASE Papers
Winners and Losers in the Crisis: The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK 2007 - 2010
Jack  Cunliffe,  Ludovica  Gambaro,  John  Hills,  Ruth  Lupton,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCRR02: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
The UK's 'riddle of peacefulness': what explains falling crime?
Mirko  Draca,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP392: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer2013 pages: 14-15
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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: 13-Oct-2015 00:00:00

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
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)
CASE Papers
Accounting for cross-country differences in wealth inequality
Frank A  Cowell,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Abigail  McKnight,  March 2013
Paper No' CASE/168: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Access All Areas? The Impact of Fees and Background on Student Demand for Postgraduate Higher Education in the UK
Philip  Wales,  February 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0128: 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)
CEP Special Report
Investing for Prosperity: Skills, Infrastructure and Innovation
Philippe  Aghion,  Timothy  Besley,  John  Browne,  Francesco  Caselli,  Richard  Lambert,  Rachel  Lomax,  Christopher  Pissarides,  Nick  Stern,  John  Van Reenen,  January 2013
Paper No' CEPSP28: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Mapping and measuring the distribution of household wealth: A cross-country analysis
Frank A  Cowell,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Abigail  McKnight,  November 2012
Paper No' CASE/165: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Big ideas: valuing schooling through house prices
Steve  Gibbons,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPCP374: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (2) Autumn2012 pages: 02-May-2015 00:00:00

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)
CASE Papers
The effect of parental wealth on children’s outcomes in early adulthood
Eleni  Karagiannaki,  August 2012
Paper No' CASE/164: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Decentralization of Health and Education in Developing Countries: A Quality-Adjusted Review of the Empirical Literature
Anila  Channa,  Jean-Paul  Faguet,  July 2012
Paper No' EOPP 038: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Trade Liberalisation Does Not Always Raise Wage Premia: Evidence from Ugandan Districts
Massimiliano  Calì,  June 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0114: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market: The latest evidence from economic research
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPPA014: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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: 13-Dec-2015 00:00:00

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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
School inspections: can we trust Ofsted reports?
Iftikhar  Hussain,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP358: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter2012 pages: 13-Oct-2015 00:00:00

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.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Mental Health and Education Decisions
Francesca  Cornaglia,  Elena  Crivellaro,  Sandra  McNally,  February 2012
Paper No' CEEEDP0136: 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
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)
CASE Papers
The Impact of School Context: What headteachers say
Ruth  Lupton,  Martin  Thrupp,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/158: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Shifting Balance of Private and Public Welfare Activity in the United Kingdom, 1979 to 2007
Daniel  Edmiston,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Does Skilled Migration Foster Innovative Performance? Evidence from British Local Areas
Luisa  Gagliardi,  November 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0097: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Gender Gaps Across Countries and Skills: Supply, Demand and the Industry Structure
Claudia  Olivetti,  Barbara  Petrongolo,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1093: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Role of Educational Quality and Quantity in the Process of Economic Development
Amparo  Castelló-Climent,  Ana  Hidalgo-Cabrillana,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1087: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Mass Education or a Minority Well Educated Elite in the Process of Development: the Case of India
Amparo  Castelló-Climent,  Abhiroop  Mukhopadhyay,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1086: 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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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: 13-Nov-2015 00:00:00

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.
CEP Discussion Paper
Fear and the Response to Terrorism: An Economic Analysis
Gary S.  Becker,  Yona  Rubinstein,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1079: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Minimum Wage and Inequality - The Effects of Education and Technology
Zsófia L.  Bárány,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1076: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Rising Wage Inequality and Postgraduate Education
Joanne  Lindley,  Stephen  Machin,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1075: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
The Rising Postgraduate Wage Premium, Joanne Lindley and Stephen Machin, Economica, Volume 83, Issue 330, April 2016
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)
CEE Discussion Paper
Does Additional Spending Help Urban Schools? An Evaluation Using Boundary Discontinuities
Stephen  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  August 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0090: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Model for the Delivery of Evidence-Based PSHE (Personal Wellbeing) in Secondary Schools
John  Coleman,  Daniel  Hale,  Richard  Layard,  August 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Whether to Hire Local Contract Teachers? Trade-off Between Skills and Preferences in India
Sonja  Fagernäs,  Panu  Pelkonen,  July 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0083: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Impact of Tuition Fees and Support on University Participation in the UK
Lorraine  Dearden,  Emla  Fitzsimons,  Gill  Wyness,  July 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0126: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Money for nothing: Estimating the impact of student aid on participation in higher education, Lorraine Dearden, Emla Fitzsimons and Gill Wyness, Economics of Education Review, Volume 43, December 2014
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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 Discussion Paper
Did Vietnam Veterans Get Sicker in the 1990s? The Complicated Effects of Military Service on Self-Reported Health
Joshua D.  Angrist,  Stacey H.  Chen,  Brigham R.  Frandsen,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1041: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Academy schools: who benefits?
Stephen  Machin,  James  Vernoit,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPCP325: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (2) Autumn2010 pages: 19-21

For further reading : 'A Note on Academy School Policy', CEP Policy Analysis, Stephen Machin and James Vernoit (2010) (http://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/pa011.pdf).
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: The state of apprenticeships
Hilary  Steedman,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPCP324: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (2) Autumn2010 pages: 18

This article summarises The State of Apprenticeship in 2010 - International Comparisons: Australia, Austria, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland by Hilary Steedman, jointly published by CEP and the Apprenticeship Ambassadors Network.The report is available for download at http://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/special/cepsp22.pdf
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Geography or Economics? A Micro-Level Analysis of the Determinants of Degree Choice in the Context of Regional Economic Disparities in the UK
Philip  Wales,  September 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0056: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
The State of Apprenticeship in 2010: International Comparisons - Australia, Austria, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland. A Report for the Apprenticeship Ambassadors Network.
Hilary  Steedman,  September 2010
Paper No' CEPSP22: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
Research on the Intergenerational Links in the Every Child Matters Outcomes.Report to the Department of Children, Schools and Families
Jo  Blanden,  Stephen  Machin,  Richard  Murphy,  Emma  Tominey,  August 2010
Paper No' CEESP05: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
The Determinants of Non-Cognitive and Cognitive Schooling Outcomes. Report to the Department of Children, Schools and Families
Elena  Meschi,  Anna  Vignoles,  August 2010
Paper No' CEESP04: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: The educational background of postgrad students
Stephen  Machin,  Richard  Murphy,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP316: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 25
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: Producing superstars for the economic World Cup
Lant  Pritchett,  Martina  Viarengo,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP310: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 08-Sep-2015 00:00:00
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Making the UK's aid budget work better
Peter  Boone,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP309: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 03-Jul-2015 00:00:00
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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)
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
CEP Election Analysis
CEP Election Analysis 2010 - The complete Series, discussing research on some of the key policy battlegrounds of the 2010 General Election
April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA017: Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Evaluating Education Policies: The Evidence from Economic Research
Sandra  McNally,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA008: Full paper (pdf)

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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
Moving into the Projects: Social Housing Neighbourhoods and School Performance in England
Felix  Weinhardt,  February 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0044: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Reports
An Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK - Report of the National Equality Panel
John  Hills,  January 2010
Paper No' CASEreport 60: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Economic Situation of First- and Second-Generation Immigrants in France, Germany and the United Kingdom
Yann  Algan,  Christian  Dustmann,  Albrecht  Glitz,  Alan  Manning,  October 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0951: 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)
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
Anatomy of a Health Scare: Education, Income and the MMR Controversy in the UK
Dan  Anderberg,  Arnaud  Chevalier,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0929: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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
Peer Effects in Science - Evidence from the Dismissal of Scientists in Nazi Germany
Fabian  Waldinger,  February 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0910: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Does Money Matter for Schools?
Helena  Holmlund,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0105: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
What Makes a Test Score? The Respective Contributions of Pupils, Schools and Peers in Achievement in English Primary Education
Francis  Kramarz,  Stephen  Machin,  Amine  Ouazad,  January 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0102: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Using Compulsory Mobility to Identify School Quality and Peer Effects, Francis Kramarz, Stephen Machin and Amine Ouazad, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, July 2014
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
Education and Income Inequality in the Regions of the European Union
Andrés  Rodríguez-Pose,  Vassilis  Tselios,  November 2008
Paper No' SERCDP0011: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Family Types and the Persistence of Regional Disparities in Europe
Gilles  Duranton,  Andrés  Rodríguez-Pose,  Richard  Sandall,  November 2008
Paper No' SERCDP0009: 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)
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
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)
Manpower Human Resources Lab Discussion Paper
Overqualification, Job Dissatisfaction and Increasing Dispersion in the Returns to Graduate Education
Francis  Green,  Yu  Zhu,  November 2007
Paper No' MHRLDP0005: Read Abstract | 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
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
Over-Education and the Skills of UK Graduates
Arnaud  Chevalier,  Joanne  Lindley,  August 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0079: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Refinancing Europe’s Higher Education through Deferred and Income-Contingent Fees: An empirical assessment using Belgian, German and UK data
O  Debande,  Vincent  Vandenberghe,  June 2007
Paper No' CASE/124: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Family Income and Tertiary Education Attendance across the EU: An empirical assessment using sibling data
Vincent  Vandenberghe,  June 2007
Paper No' CASE/123: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Higher Education Academic Salaries in the UK
Mark  Collins,  Anna  Vignoles,  James   Walker ,  May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0075: 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)
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)
CEP Discussion Paper
Pay for Performance Where Output is Hard to Measure: the Case of Performance Pay for School Teachers
Richard  Belfield,  David  Marsden,  August 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0747: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Forthcoming in Advances in Industrial and Labor Relations 2006, edited by Kaufman B, and Lewin D for the US Labor and Employment Relations Association, published by Elsevier. Final draft: 20.7.06
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
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
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)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia
Jean-Paul  Faguet,  Fabio  Sanchez,  March 2006
Paper No' DEDPS 47: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
World Development (Vol. 36, No. 7) July, 2008
CEE Discussion Paper
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)
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
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)
CASE Papers
The Dynamics of School Attainment of England's Ethnic Minorities
Adam  Briggs,  Simon  Burgess,  Deborah  Wilson,  January 2006
Paper No' CASE/105: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Changes in Returns to Education in Latin America: the Role of Demand and Supply of Skills
Marco  Manacorda,  Carolina  Sanchez-Paramo,  Norbert  Schady,  December 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0712: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Political Economy and Public Policy Discussion Paper Series
The Entry of NGO Schools and Girls’ Educational Outcomes in Bangladesh
Pataporn  Sukontamarn,  August 2005
Paper No' PEPP 10: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Performance Pay for Teachers: Linking Individual and Organisational Level Targets
Richard  Belfield,  David  Marsden,  August 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0703: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Parallel lives? Ethnic segregation in schools and neighbourhoods
Simon  Burgess,  Ruth  Lupton,  Deborah  Wilson,  June 2005
Paper No' CASE 101: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'Parallel Lives? Ethnic segregation in schools and neighbourhoods,' Urban Studies, 42(7): 1027-1056, 2005
CASE Papers
Parental Investment in Childhood and Later Adult Well-Being: Can More Involved Parents Offset the Effects of Socioeconomic Disadvantage?
Darcy  Hango,  May 2005
Paper No' CASE 098: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Role of Credit Constraints in Educational Choices: Evidence from NCDS and BCS70
Lorraine  Dearden,  Leslie  McGranahan,  Barbara  Sianesi,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0048: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Evaluating the Impact of Education on Earnings in the UK: Models, Methods and Results from the NCDS
Richard  Blundell,  Lorraine  Dearden,  Barbara  Sianesi,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0047: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
An In-Depth Analysis of the Returns to National Vocational Qualifications Obtained at level 2
Lorraine  Dearden,  Leslie  McGranahan,  Barbara  Sianesi,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0046: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Returns to Education for the 'Marginal Learner': Evidence from the BCS70
Lorraine  Dearden,  Leslie  McGranahan,  Leslie  McGranahan,  Barbara  Sianesi,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0045: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Widening Socio-Economic Gap in UK Higher Education
Fernando  Galindo-Rueda,  Oscar  Marcenaro,  Anna  Vignoles,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0044: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Literacy Hour
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2004
Paper No' CEEDP0043: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Theoretical Economics Discussion Paper Series
Public Education for the Minority, Private Education for the Majority
Gilat  Levy,  March 2004
Paper No' TE/2004/470: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
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)
CASE Papers
Schools in Disadvantaged Areas: Recognising context and raising quality
Ruth  Lupton,  January 2004
Paper No' CASE 076: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Published as “Schools in Disadvantaged Areas: Low Attainment and a Contextualised Policy Response”, in H.Lauder, P.Brown, J.Dillabough and A.H. Halsey (eds.), Education, Globalization and Social Change, Oxford University Press, 2006
CEP Discussion Paper
Why is the Rate of Return to Schooling Higher For Women Than For Men?
C  Dougherty,  August 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0581: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Employment After Motherhood: A European Comparison
Maria  Gutierrez-Domenech,  May 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0567: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Democracy and Education Spending: Has Africa's Move to Multiparty Elections Made a Difference to Policy?
David  Stasavage,  February 2003
Paper No' DEDPS 37: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of the Labour Market on the Timing of Marriage and Births in Spain.
Maria  Gutierrez-Domenech,  December 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0556: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does Inequality in Skills Explain Inequality of Earnings Across Advanced Countries?
Dan  Devroye,  Richard  Freeman,  November 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0552: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Employment Penalty After Motherhood In Spain
Maria  Gutierrez-Domenech,  September 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0546: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Educational Attainment, Labour Market Institutions, and the Structure of Production
Stephen  Nickell,  Stephen  Redding,  Joanna  Swaffield,  September 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0545: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Economic Determinants of Truancy
Simon  Burgess,  Karen  Gardiner,  Carol  Propper,  September 2002
Paper No' CASE 061: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Changes in Intergenerational Mobility in Britain
Jo  Blanden,  Alissa  Goodman,  Paul  Gregg,  Stephen  Machin,  January 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0517: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
United Kingdom Education 1997-2001
Howard  Glennerster,  November 2001
Paper No' CASE 050: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'United Kingdom Education 1997-2001', Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 18(2), July 2002
CEP Discussion Paper
Education and Italian Regional Development
Adriana  Di Liberto,  James  Symons,  June 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0496: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Education, Inequality and Income Inequality
Daniele  Checchi,  May 2001
Paper No' DARP 052: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Roles of Schooling and Educational Qualifications in the Emergence of Adult Social Exclusion
John  Hobcraft,  December 2000
Paper No' CASE 043: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Neighbourhood Effects in Small Neighbourhoods
Henry  Overman,  November 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0481: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Is Child Work Necessary?
Sonia R  Bhalotra,  August 2000
Paper No' DEDPS 26: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Child Farm Labour: Theory and Evidence
Sonia R  Bhalotra,  Chris  Heady,  July 2000
Paper No' DEDPS 24: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Relative Economic Importance of Academic, Psychological and Behavioural Attributes Developed on Chilhood
L  Feinstein,  February 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0443: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Investing in Children: What do we know? What should we do?
Sheldon  Danziger,  Jane  Waldfogel,  February 2000
Paper No' CASE 034: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Computers are even more important than you thought: An Analysis of the changing skill-intensity of jobs
A  Felstead,  D  Gallie,  Francis  Green,  January 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0439: Read Abstract | Buy
CASE Papers
Schools, Education and Social Exclusion
Jo  Sparkes,  November 1999
Paper No' CASE 029: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
School Participation in Rural India.
Jean  Drèze,  Geeta Gandhi  Kingdon,  August 1999
Paper No' DEDPS 18: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Ethnic Diversity, Mobility and School Funding: Theory and Evidence From Kenya
Ted  Miguel,  June 1999
Paper No' DEDPS 14: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
International Studies Discussion Paper Series
The Iwakura Mission in Britain, 1872
John  Breen,  Oliver  Checkland,  Andrew  Cobbing,  Akiko  Ohta,  March 1998
Paper No' IS/1998/349: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Does the Labour Market Explain Lower Female Schooling in India?
Geeta Gandhi  Kingdon,  January 1997
Paper No' DEDPS 01: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
Wage Differentials in Japan: 1958-85
Michio  Morishima,  September 1989
Paper No' JS/1989/203: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
Education in Japan and England: A Personal View
Rachel  Hall,  January 1987
Paper No' JS/1987/158: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
The Production of Technologists and Robotization in Japan
Michio  Morishima,  January 1985
Paper No' JS/1985/119: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.