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2000 CHERI Working Papers

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2000 Working Papers
WP 8
"Nerd Harassment and Grade Inflation: Are College Admission Processes Partly Responsible?" (Draft, 2000) John H. Bishop
WP 7
"Determinants of Faculty Gender Ratios Across Institutions and Departments," (Cornell University Senior Honors Thesis, May 2000) Anita Nimi Rajeswaren
WP 6
"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)
Ian Bednowitz
WP 5
"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
WP 4
"Ivy League Athletic Performance: Do Brains Win?" Journal of Sports Economics, Vol 1 , May 2000) Ronald G. Ehrenberg and Dmitry Kotlyarenko
WP 3
"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
WP 2
"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