Working Papers


2013-2016 Working Papers

CHERI WP172 (PDF, 415 KB)

Estimating the Value of Higher Education Financial Aid: Evidence from a Field Experiment Christian Belzil, Arnaud Maurel, and Modibo Sidibé
CHERI WP171 (PDF, 994 KB) The Returns to College Persistence for Marginal Students: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from University Dismissal Policies Ben Ost, Weixiang Pan, and Doug Webber
CHERI WP170 (PDF, 533 KB) Increasing the Share of Female Faculty within Humanities Departments: Does the Gender of University Leaders Matter? Cassandra M. Benson, Todd R. Jones, Sarah J. Prenovitz, and Ronald G. Ehrenberg
CHERI WP169 (PDF, 285 KB)

Changing Faculty Employment at Four-Year Colleges and Universities in the United States

Liang Zhang, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, and Xiangmin Liu

CHERI WP 168 (PDF, 146 KB) Do Administrators' Disciplinary Backgrounds Influence Humanities Departments' Staffing Patterns? Todd Jones, Sarah Prenovitz, Cassandra Benson and Ronald Ehrenberg
CHERI WP 167 (PDF, 257 KB) The Effect of Institutional Expenditures on Employment Outcomes and Earnings Amanda Griffith and Kevin Rask
CHERI WP 166 (PDF, 256 KB) Explaining Racial Differences in Post-College Aspirations: Evidence from the NLSF Amanda Griffith, Ronald Ehrenberg and Gary Cohen
CHERI WP 165 (PDF, 1 MB) Can Behavioral Tools Improve Online Student Outcomes? Experimental Evidence from a Massive Open Outline Course Richard Patterson
CHERI WP 164 (PDF, 389 KB) Risk-Sharing and Student Loan Policy: Consequences for Students and Institutions Douglas Webber
CHERI WP 163 (PDF, 231 KB) Are College Costs Worth It? How Individual Ability, Major, Choice, and Dept Affect Optimal Schooling Decisions Douglas Webber
CHERI WP 162 (PDF, 382 KB) University Endowment Growth: Assessing Policy Proposals Ross Milton and Ronald Ehrenberg
CHERI WP 161 (PDF, 431 KB) The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship's Effects on PhD Production at Non-UNCF Institutions: An Evaluation Ronald Ehrenberg, Sarah Prenovitz, Gary Cohen and George Jakubson
CHERI WP 160 (PDF, 111 KB) Coauthors and Collaborations Ronald Ehrenberg
CHERI WP 159 (PDF, 50 KB) What's the Future of Public Higher Education? A Review Essay on Public No More: A New Path to Excellence for America's Public Universities Ronald Ehrenberg
CHERI WP 158 (PDF, 1 MB) Boundary Spanning in Academia: Antecedents and Near-Term Consequences of Academic Entrepreneurialilsm Kevin Kniffin and Andrew Hanks
CHERI WP 157 (PDF, 1 MB) Revisiting Gladwell's Hockey Players: Influence of Relative Age Effects Upon Earning the PhD. Kevin Kniffin and Andrew Hanks
CHERI WP 156 (PDF, 104 KB) Institutional Variation in Enrollment of Low-Income Students: The Role of Prices, Financial Aid Policies and Selectivity James Monks
CHERI WP 155 (PDF, 60 KB) Revenue Shares and Monopsonistic Behavior in Intercollegiate Athletics James Monks
CHERI WP 154 (PDF, 39 KB) The Other Debt Crisis Ronald Ehrenberg and Ross Milton
CHERI WP 153 (PDF, 1 MB) Decomposing the Dispersion of Higher Education Endowments Ross Milton and Ronald Ehrenberg
CHERI WP 152 (PDF, 339 KB) The Lifetime Earnings Premia of Different Majors: Correcting for Selection Based on Cognitive and Noncognitive, and Unobserved Factors Douglas Webber