Working Papers


2013-2021 Working Papers
Link Title Authors
CHERI WP187 (PDF, 690 KB) Adjusting College Cost Figures for Noncredit Enrollments: Part 2 Richard M. Romano & Mark M. D'Amico
CHERI WP186 (PDF, 893 KB) Isolating Peer Effects in the Returns to College Selectivity Nicolás de Roux & Evan Riehl
CHERI WP185 (PDF, 3 MB) Fairness in College Admission Exams: From Test Score Gaps to Earnings Inequality Evan Riehl
CHERI WP184 (PDF, 351 KB) The Evolution of the US Family Income-Schooling Relationship and Educational Selectivity Christian Belzil
CHERI WP183 (PDF, 366 KB) Achievably-Efficient Enrollments Using High Tuition-High Aid in Public Higher Education Gary Fethke
CHERI WP182 (PDF, 2 MB) Are High-Quality PhD Programs at Universities Associated with More Undergraduate Students Pursuing PhD Study? Todd R. Jones & Ronald G. Ehrenberg
CHERI WP181 (PDF, 1 MB) The Awkward Economics of Private Liberal Arts Colleges John P. Caskey
CHERI WP180 (PDF, 315 KB) In Pursuit of a Tenure-Track Faculty Position: Career Progression and Satisfaction of Humanities and Social Sciences Doctorates Joyce B. Main, Sarah Prenovitz, & Ronald G. Ehrenberg
CHERI WP179 (PDF, 352 KB) Challenges Facing “Pay-What-You-Can-Afford” Tuitions at Public Universities Gary Fethke
CHERI WP178 (PDF, 159 KB) Admissions, Financial Aid, and Development Policies Ronald G. Ehrenberg
CHERI WP177 (PDF, 37 KB) Nancy Zimpher: Perceptions from an “Unusual” SUNY Trustee Ronald G. Ehrenberg

CHERI WP176 (PDF, 819 KB)

Adjusting College Cost Figures for Non-credit Enrollments Richard M. Romano, Rita J. Kirshstein, Mark D'Amico, and Willard Hom
CHERI WP175 (PDF, 235 KB) The Impact of Mass Layoffs on the Educational Investments of Working College Students Ben Ost a, Weixiang Pan a and Doug Webberb
CHERI WP174 (PDF, 920 KB) Producing Humanities PhDs among BAs at Doctoral Institutions Todd R. Jones and Ronald G. Ehrenberg
CHERI WP173 (PDF, 467 KB) The Impact of Laptop Use in the College Classroom Richard W. Patterson and Robert M. Patterson

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