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2008 CHERI Working Papers

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2008 Working Papers
WP 116 "Using the Community College to Control College Costs: How Much Cheaper Is It?" (Updated November 2011) Richard M. Romano and Yenni M. Djajalaksana
WP 115 "The Last Lecture" (September 2008) Ronald G. Ehrenberg
WP 114 "Can we Test for Bias in Scientific Peer-Review?" (August 2008) Andrew Oswald
WP 113 "The Efficiency of Private Universities As Measured By Graduation Rates" (April 2008) Edward Kokkelenberg, Esha Sinha, John D. Porter, and Gary L. Blose
WP 112 "Mortality and Immortality: The Nobel Prize as an Experiment into the Effect of Status upon Longevity" (May 2008) Matthew Rablens and Andrew Oswald
WP 111
"Highly Cited Leaders and the Performance of Research Universities" (April 2008) Amanda Goodall
WP 110
"Determinants of Grades, Persistence and Major Choice for Low-Income and Minority Students" (April 2008) Amanda Griffith
WP 109
"College Football Games and Crime" (January 2008) Daniel Rees and Kevin Schnepel