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|2000 Working Papers|
|CHERI WP 08 (PDF, 319 KB)||"Nerd Harassment and Grade Inflation: Are College Admission Processes Partly Responsible?" (Draft, 2000)||John H. Bishop|
|CHERI WP 07 (PDF, 176 KB)||"Determinants of Faculty Gender Ratios Across Institutions and Departments," (Cornell University Senior Honors Thesis, May 2000)||Anita Nimi Rajeswaren|
|CHERI WP 06 (PDF, 186 KB)||"The Impact of the Business Week and U.S. News & World Report Rankings on the Business Schools They Rank." (Cornell University Senior Honors Thesis, May 2000)
(related working paper charts)
|CHERI WP 05 (PDF, 109 KB)||"Financial Prospects for American Higher Education in the First Decade of the Twenty-first Century" (February 2000), (an edited version was published in The Presidency, Spring 2000)||Ronald G. Ehrenberg|
|CHERI WP 04 (PDF, 163 KB)||"Ivy League Athletic Performance: Do Brains Win?" Journal of Sports Economics, Vol 1 , May 2000)||Ronald G. Ehrenberg and Dmitry Kotlyarenko|
|CHERI WP 03 (PDF, 36 KB)||"Why Can't Colleges Control Their Costs?" An edited version published in M. Devlin and J. Meyerson ed. Forum Futures - Exploring the Future of Higher Education -
2000 Papers (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2001)
|Ronald G. Ehrenberg|
|CHERI WP 02 (PDF, 90 KB)||"Higher Education: The Ultimate Winner-Take-All Market?"An edited version published in M. Devlin and J. Meyerson ed. Forum Futures - Exploring the Future of Higher Education - 2000 Papers (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2001)||Robert H. Frank|