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Postal address:Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich and CESifo, Poschingerstr. 5, 81679 Munich, Germany
Workplace:ifo Institut - Leibniz-Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung an der Universität München e.V. (Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich), (more information at EDIRC)
Volkswirtschaftliche Fakultät (Department of Economics), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (University of Munich), (more information at EDIRC)
CESifo, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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2019

  1. Do Party Positions Affect the Public's Policy Preferences?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2019) Downloads
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2019) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Incentives, Search Engines, and the Elicitation of Subjective Beliefs: Evidence From Representative Online Survey Experiments
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2019) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2019) Downloads
  3. The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance: How Information and Design Affect Public Preferences for Tuition
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2019) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2019) Downloads
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2019) Downloads
  4. The Unwavering SES Achievement Gap: Trends in U.S. Student Performance
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2019) Downloads

2018

  1. Can Online Surveys Represent the Entire Population?
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2018) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Does Ignorance of Economic Returns and Costs Explain the Educational Aspiration Gap? Evidence From Representative Survey Experiments
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (9)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2018) Downloads View citations (12)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Educational Inequality and Public Policy Preferences: Evidence From Representative Survey Experiments
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Growing Up in Ethnic Enclaves: Language Proficiency and Educational Attainment of Immigrant Children
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Bavarian Graduate Program in Economics (BGPE) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    CReAM Discussion Paper Series, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. How information affects support for education spending: Evidence from survey experiments in Germany and the United States
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    Also in CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2017) Downloads View citations (3)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (8)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (19)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2018)
  6. Public opinion and the political economy of educational reforms: A survey
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Political Economy (2018)
  7. Skills, Signals, and Employability: An Experimental Investigation
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads View citations (3)
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2018) Downloads View citations (4)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2018) Downloads View citations (3)
  8. Social Cohesion, Religious Beliefs, and the Effect of Protestantism on Suicide
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2015) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2018)
  9. Testing
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads
    Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition (2018) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2018) Downloads

2017

  1. Coping with Change: International Differences in the Returns to Skills
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Paper Series of the Department of Economics, University of Konstanz, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2017) View citations (12)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2016) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2017)
  2. Economic Gains from Educational Reform by US States
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Capital (2017)
  3. Education and religious participation
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (2)
  4. General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Lifecycle
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (35)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (47)
    Annual Conference 2012 (Goettingen): New Approaches and Challenges for the Labor Market of the 21st Century, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2012) Downloads
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2011) Downloads View citations (43)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (44)
    Economics Working Papers, Hoover Institution, Stanford University (2015) Downloads View citations (3)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2011) Downloads View citations (61)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2017)
  5. Knowledge Capital and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for US States\
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
    Also in CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
    Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (2017)
  6. Public Opinion on Education Policy in Germany
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads View citations (5)
  7. The information value of central school exams
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (6)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2015) Downloads View citations (6)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2016) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Paper Series of the Department of Economics, University of Konstanz, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz (2015) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2017)
  8. Vocational vs. General Education and Employment over the Life Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (5)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2017) Downloads View citations (5)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in CESifo Economic Studies (2017)

2016

  1. Economic Gains for U.S. States from Educational Reform
    Economics Working Papers, Hoover Institution, Stanford University Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (1)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2015) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads
  2. Information and Preferences for Public Spending: Evidence from Representative Survey Experiments
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (14)
    Working Paper Series of the Department of Economics, University of Konstanz, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz (2016) Downloads View citations (13)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2016) Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Knowledge capital, growth, and the East Asian miracle Access to schools achieves only so much if quality is poor
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  4. The Empire Is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (46)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (21)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (22)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2011) Downloads View citations (20)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2011) Downloads View citations (38)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2016)
  5. The Importance of School Systems
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (12)
  6. The Importance of School Systems: Evidence from International Differences in Student Achievement
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (15)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (15)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)
  7. The Political Economy of University Tuition Fees: Information Provision and Income Contingency in Representative Survey Experiments
    Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association
  8. The economic case for education
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2016)

2015

  1. Human Capital Quality and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for U.S. States
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Hoover Institution, Stanford University (2015) Downloads View citations (9)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2015) Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Is Seeing Believing? How Americans and Germans Think about their Schools
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2015) Downloads View citations (16)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (19)
    Annual Conference 2015 (Muenster): Economic Development - Theory and Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2015) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (2018)

2014

  1. Education Promoted Secularization
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (8)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (8)
    Annual Conference 2014 (Hamburg): Evidence-based Economic Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association (2014) Downloads View citations (8)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2014) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Returns to Skills around the World: Evidence from PIAAC
    Annual Conference 2014 (Hamburg): Evidence-based Economic Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2014) Downloads View citations (3)
    Economics Working Papers, Hoover Institution, Stanford University (2013) Downloads View citations (15)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (23)
    OECD Education Working Papers, OECD Publishing (2013) Downloads View citations (13)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2015)
  3. Ökonometrische Methoden zur Evaluierung kausaler Effekte der Wirtschaftspolitik
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Standpunkte, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik (2014)

2013

  1. Central school exit exams and labor-market outcomes
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (6)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2012) Downloads View citations (3)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Political Economy (2013)
  2. Does school autonomy make sense everywhere? Panel estimates from PISA
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (69)
    Also in ADB Economics Working Paper Series, Asian Development Bank (2012) View citations (3)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (10)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2011) Downloads View citations (33)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2013)
  3. Does womens education affect fertility? Evidence from pre-demographic transition Prussia
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in European Review of Economic History (2013)
  4. Labor Market Effects of Adult Education Vouchers: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
    Economics of Education Working Paper Series, University of Zurich, Department of Business Administration (IBW) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2013) View citations (13)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2013) Downloads View citations (11)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (11)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (11)
    Economic Research Papers, University of Warwick - Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (13)
    The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS), University of Warwick, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2013)
  6. School competition and students’ entrepreneurial intentions: International evidence using historical Catholic roots of private schooling
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (11)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (14)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Small Business Economics (2013)

2012

  1. Do better schools lead to more growth? Cognitive skills, economic outcomes, and causation
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (218)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2009) Downloads View citations (57)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (86)
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2009) Downloads View citations (77)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (61)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2012)
  2. Is the U.S. catching up?: International and state trends in student achievement
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  3. Schooling, educational achievement, and the Latin American growth puzzle
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (57)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)
  4. The economic benefit of educational reform in the European Union
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
  5. The effect of investment in children’s education on fertility in 1816 Prussia
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (19)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History (2012)
  6. The impact of an adult education voucher program: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (31)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2012)
  7. The impact of teacher subject knowledge on student achievement: Evidence from within-teacher within-student variation
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (43)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (13)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2012)
  8. iPEHD - The ifo Prussian Economic History Database
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2012) Downloads View citations (7)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2012) Downloads View citations (9)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History (2014)

2011

  1. Are U.S. students ready to compete?: The latest on each state’s international standing
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  2. Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (169)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (30)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2011)
  3. Countries with performance pay for teachers score higher on PISA tests
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  4. Cross-country evidence on teacher performance pay
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (14)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2011)
  5. Does Parental Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Pre-Demographic Transition Prussia
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (3)
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2011) Downloads
  6. Econometric methods for causal evaluation of education policies and practices: A non-technical guide
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (19)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2011)
  7. Education and catch-up in the industrial revolution
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (73)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (2011)
  8. Effects of Adult Education Vouchers on the Labor Market: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (11)
  9. Folgekosten unzureichender Bildung durch entgangenes Wirtschaftswachstum
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Wirtschaftsdienst (2011)
  10. How much do educational outcomes matter in OECD countries?
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (46)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (13)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (11)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Policy (2011)
  11. Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS), University of Warwick, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
    Economic Research Papers, University of Warwick - Department of Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
  12. Overview of the symposium on performance pay for teachers
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2011)
  13. Sample selectivity and the validity of international student achievement tests in economic research
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (11)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (1)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (1)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2011)
  14. Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (37)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2014)
  15. Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseen Technological Mistake
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) Downloads View citations (13)
  16. Teaching math to the talented
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  17. Wie das Habsburger Reich heute in den osteuropäischen Verwaltungen sichtbar ist
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in ifo Schnelldienst (2011)

2010

  1. Families, schools and primary-school learning: Evidence for Argentina and Colombia in an international perspective
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (3)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2010)
  2. Frühkindliche Bildung und spätere kognitive und nicht-kognitive Fähigkeiten: Deutsche und internationale Evidenz
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research (2010)
  3. Institutional Determinants of School Efficiency and Equity: German States as a Microcosm for OECD Countries
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbuecher fuer Nationaloekonomie und Statistik) (2010)
  4. New empirical analysis in the economics of education
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2010)
  5. The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Downloads View citations (40)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (41)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (40)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2010) Downloads View citations (49)

    See also Chapter (2011)
  6. The Effect of Protestantism on Education before the Industrialization: Evidence from 1816 Prussia
    Stirling Economics Discussion Papers, University of Stirling, Division of Economics Downloads View citations (48)
    Also in Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2010) View citations (46)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2010) Downloads View citations (43)

    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2010)
  7. The trade-off between fertility and education: Evidence from before the demographic transition
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (107)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (4)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2009) Downloads View citations (3)
    Stirling Economics Discussion Papers, University of Stirling, Division of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2010)
  8. \"Every catholic child in a catholic school\": Historical resistance to state schooling, contemporary private competition and student achievement across countries
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (38)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2008) Downloads View citations (3)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2010)

2009

  1. Bessere Bildungsergebnisse durch bessere institutionelle Rahmenbedingungen des Bildungssystems
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  2. Catch Me If You Can: Education and Catch-up in the Industrial Revoluti on
    Stirling Economics Discussion Papers, University of Stirling, Division of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2009) Downloads View citations (10)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. International evidence on school tracking: A review
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in ifo DICE Report (2009)
  4. School choice international
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  5. Schooling, Cognitive Skills, and the Latin American Growth Puzzle
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (16)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2009) Downloads View citations (10)
  6. Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (401)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (45)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2007) Downloads View citations (22)
    Discussion Papers in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2007) Downloads View citations (14)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2009)
  7. Wie investiert man richtig in Bildung?
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics

2008

  1. Bildung und Innovation
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik (2008)
  2. Bildungsschlagloch
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Wirtschaftsdienst (2008)
  3. Central Final Exams and Students’ Achievement. Individual analyses on the basis of four international tests
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  4. Editorial
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  5. Education and economic growth: It’s not just going to school, but learning something while there that matters
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
  6. Education finance in Germany from a lifecycle perspective: An efficiency-equity trade-off? [Die bildungsfinanzierung in Deutschland im licht der lebenszyklusperspektive: Gerechtigkeit im widerstreit mit effizienz?]
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  7. Education policy and equality of opportunity
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (123)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2005) Downloads View citations (25)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (45)

    See also Journal Article in Kyklos (2008)
  8. Efficiency and equity of European education and training policies
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (20)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2006) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2008)
  9. Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in 19th Century Prussia
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (55)
    Also in Stirling Economics Discussion Papers, University of Stirling, Division of Economics (2008) Downloads View citations (61)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (55)
  10. Luther and the girls: Religious denomination and the female education gap in nineteenth-century Prussia
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (60)
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2008)
  11. The Role of Cognitive Skills in Economic Development
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Downloads View citations (510)
    Also in Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2008) View citations (523)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2008)
  12. Zentrale Abschlussprüfungen und Schülerleistungen. Individualanalysen anhand von vier internationalen Tests
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics

2007

  1. Fundamental Determinants of School Efficiency and Equity: German States as a Microcosm for OECD Countries
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2007) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. International evidence on school competition, autonomy, and accountability: A review
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (13)
  3. The Role of School Improvement in Economic Development
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (27)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (33)
  4. The role of education quality for economic growth
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (94)
  5. What accounts for international differences in student performance? A re-examination using PISA data
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (84)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2004) Downloads View citations (16)
    Econometric Society 2004 Australasian Meetings, Econometric Society (2004) Downloads View citations (78)

    See also Journal Article in Empirical Economics (2007)
  6. [Rezension:] Checchi, D.: Te Economics of Education. Human Capital, Family Background and Inequality
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics

2006

  1. Bildungspolitische Lehren aus den internationalen Schülertests: Wettbewerb, Autonomie und externe Leistungsüberprüfung
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik (2006)
  2. Class-size effects in school systems around the world: Evidence from between-grade variation in TIMSS
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (93)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2002) Downloads View citations (23)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2002) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2006)
  3. Does educational tracking affect performance and inequality? differences-in-differences evidence across countries
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (187)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2005) Downloads View citations (10)
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2005) Downloads View citations (12)
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich (2005) Downloads View citations (10)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (31)
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2005) Downloads View citations (9)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2006)
  4. Does innovation cause exports? Evidence from exogenous innovation impulses and obstacles using German micro data
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (91)
    Also in Econometric Society 2004 Australasian Meetings, Econometric Society (2004) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2006)
  5. Dualism and Cross-Country Growth Regressions
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (70)
    Also in ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich (2006) Downloads View citations (71)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2004) Downloads View citations (6)
    Bristol Economics Discussion Papers, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK (2004) Downloads View citations (6)
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2006) View citations (69)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2006)
  6. Public-Private Partnership and Schooling Outcomes across Countries
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (3)
  7. Which school systems sort weaker students into smaller classes? International evidence
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (13)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
    Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2003) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Political Economy (2006)

2005

  1. Chancengleichheit im Schulsystem: Internationale deskriptive Evidenz und mögliche Bestimmungsfaktoren
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Computers and Student Learning: Bivariate and Multivariate Evidence on the Availability and Use of Computers at Home and at School
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2004) Downloads View citations (60)

    See also Journal Article in Brussels Economic Review (2004)
  3. Educational production in East Asia: The impact of family background and schooling policies on student performance
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (4)
    Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2003) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in German Economic Review (2005)
  4. Educational production in Europe
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Policy (2005)
  5. Schooling quality in eastern Europe: Educational production during transition
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (33)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2003) Downloads View citations (8)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (32)
    ROA Research Memorandum, Maastricht University, Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) (2003) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2005)
  6. The effect of heterogeneity of central examinations: Evidence from TIMSS, TIMSS-repeat and PISA
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2005)
  7. Ursachenkomplexe der PISA-Ergebnisse: Untersuchungen auf Basis der internationalen Mikrodaten
    ifo Working Paper Series, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads View citations (3)

2004

  1. Bildungsressourcen, Bildungsinstitutionen und Bildungsqualität: Makroökonomische Relevanz und mikroökonomische Evidenz
    Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Chapter
  2. Does Innovation Cause Exports? Evidence from Exogenous Innovation Impulses and Obstacles
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (27)
  3. European "Education Production Functions": What Makes A Difference For Student Achievement In Europe?
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2004, Royal Economic Society Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in European Economy - Economic Papers 2008 - 2015, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission (2003) Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Family background, schooling resources, and institutional features: What determines student performance in East Asian countries?
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (1)
    Also in Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2004) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. How Equal Are Educational Opportunities? Family Background and Student Achievement in Europe and the United States
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (21)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2004) Downloads View citations (30)
  6. Institutional effects in a simple model of educational production
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (71)
    Also in Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2002, Royal Economic Society (2002) Downloads View citations (3)
    Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2001) Downloads View citations (2)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2002) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Education Economics (2004)
  7. The Effect Heterogeneity of Central Exams: Evidence from TIMSS, TIMSS-Repeat and PISA
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (3)
  8. What Accounts for International Differences in Student Performance? A Re-Examination Using PISA Data (new title: What accounts for international differences in student performance? A re-examination using PISA)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (8)

2003

  1. How Does East Asia Achieve Its High Educational Performance?
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003, Royal Economic Society Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Returns to education in Europe
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv) (2003)
  3. Schooling resources, educational institutions and student performance: The international evidence
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (45)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2000) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (2003)
  4. Specifying human capital
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (21)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Surveys (2003)

2002

  1. Central Exams Improve Educational Performance: International Evidence
    Kiel Discussion Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Erscheinungsformen regionaler Integrationsabkommen im weltwirtschaftlichen Ordnungsrahmen: Defizite und Dynamik
    Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads
    See also Chapter
  3. Second thoughts on development accounting
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (25)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (1998) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2002)

2001

  1. Better schools for Europe
    Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics (2001) View citations (2)
  2. Der Produktivitätsverfall der schulischen Ausbildung: Internationale Evidenz
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics
  3. New Evidence on the Missing Resource-Performance Link in Education
    Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads
  4. The decline of schooling productivity in OECD countries
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (47)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2000) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2001)
  5. The fading productivity of schooling in East Asia
    Munich Reprints in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (9)
    Also in Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (1999) Downloads
    Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) (2001) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Asian Economics (2001)

2000

  1. Specifying Human Capital: A Review, Some Extensions, and Development Effects
    Kiel Working Papers, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW) Downloads View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Central exit exams improve student outcomes
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 419 Downloads
  2. Denken Jugendliche anders über Bildungspolitik als Erwachsene?
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2018, 71, (17), 31-45 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Die Bedeutung von Produktivitätssignalen auf dem Arbeitsmarkt: Ein Experiment mit Lebensläufen unter Personalleitern
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2018, 71, (04), 25-29 Downloads
  4. Extern vergleichende Prüfungen verbessern die Schülerleistungen
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2018, 71, (20), 16-19 Downloads
  5. How information affects support for education spending: Evidence from survey experiments in Germany and the United States
    Journal of Public Economics, 2018, 167, (C), 138-157 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  6. Public opinion and the political economy of educational reforms: A survey
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2018, 53, (C), 161-185 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  7. Social Cohesion, Religious Beliefs, and the Effect of Protestantism on Suicide
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2018, 100, (3), 377-391 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  8. Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2018, 80, (1), 1-38 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  9. Was denken die Deutschen zu Geschlechterthemen und Gleichstellung in der Bildung? – Ergebnisse des ifo Bildungsbarometers 2018
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2018, 71, (17), 15-30 Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Coping with change: International differences in the returns to skills
    Economics Letters, 2017, 153, (C), 15-19 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  2. Das Wissenskapital der Nationen: gute Bildung als Wachstumsmotor
    (The Knowledge Capital of Nations: High-Quality Education as a Motor of Growth)
    Wirtschaftsdienst, 2017, 97, (1), 38-42 Downloads
  3. Economic Gains from Educational Reform by US States
    Journal of Human Capital, 2017, 11, (4), 447 - 486 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  4. Education and religious participation: city-level evidence from Germany’s secularization period 1890–1930
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2017, 22, (3), 273-311 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. Einkommenserträge von Bildungsabschlüssen im Lebensverlauf: Aktuelle Berechnungen für Deutschland
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2017, 70, (07), 19-30 Downloads
  6. Fürchten sich die Deutschen vor der Digitalisierung? Ergebnisse des ifo Bildungsbarometers 2017
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2017, 70, (17), 17-38 Downloads View citations (4)
  7. General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Lifecycle
    Journal of Human Resources, 2017, 52, (1), 48-87 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  8. Knowledge Capital and Aggregate Income Differences: Development Accounting for US States
    American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2017, 9, (4), 184-224 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  9. Personalpolitik als Herzstück des Wissenschaftsmanagements: Meinhard Knoche zum Abschied
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2017, 70, (13), 49-51 Downloads
  10. The information value of central school exams
    Economics of Education Review, 2017, 56, (C), 65-79 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  11. Vocational vs. General Education and Employment over the Life Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC
    CESifo Economic Studies, 2017, 63, (3), 255-269 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. Bildung als Schlüssel zur Integration: Nur eine realistische Flüchtlingspolitik wird Erfolg haben
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2016, 69, (01), 21-24 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Bildungsmaßnahmen zur Integration der Flüchtlinge – Was die Deutschen befürworten
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2016, 69, (17), 35-43 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Denken Lehrkräfte anders über die Bildungspolitik als die Gesamtbevölkerung? - Ergebnisse des ifo Bildungsbarometers 2016
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2016, 69, (17), 19-34 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. From Leftist to Liberal: Hans-Werner Sinn and German Economic Policy
    CESifo Forum, 2016, 016, (1), 3-4 Downloads
  5. Mehr Transparenz in der Bildungspolitik
    (More Transparency in Education Policy)
    Wirtschaftsdienst, 2016, 96, (7), 474-478 Downloads
  6. The Empire Is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long‐Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy
    Economic Journal, 2016, 126, (590), 40-74 Downloads View citations (51)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  7. The Importance of School Systems: Evidence from International Differences in Student Achievement
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (3), 3-32 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  8. The economic case for education
    Education Economics, 2016, 24, (1), 3-32 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Das zentrale Entwicklungsziel sollten Grundkompetenzen für alle Kinder sein
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2015, 68, (10), 27-31 Downloads
  2. Deutsche sind zu grundlegenden Bildungsreformen bereit – Ergebnisse des ifo Bildungsbarometers 2015
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2015, 68, (17), 29-50 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Returns to skills around the world: Evidence from PIAAC
    European Economic Review, 2015, 73, (C), 103-130 Downloads View citations (141)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2014

  1. Der lange Schatten der Geschichte: Mechanismen der Persistenz in der Wirtschaftsgeschichte
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2014, 67, (02), 13-22 Downloads
  2. Surfing alone? The internet and social capital: Evidence from an unforeseeable technological mistake
    Journal of Public Economics, 2014, 117, (C), 73-89 Downloads View citations (62)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Was die Deutschen über die Bildungspolitik denken – Ergebnisse des ersten ifo Bildungsbarometers
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2014, 67, (18), 16-33 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. iPEHD--The ifo Prussian Economic History Database
    Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History, 2014, 47, (2), 57-66 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  5. Ökonometrische Methoden zur Evaluierung kausaler Effekte der Wirtschaftspolitik
    Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 2014, 15, (2), 105-132 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Central school exit exams and labor-market outcomes
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 31, (C), 93-108 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Does school autonomy make sense everywhere? Panel estimates from PISA
    Journal of Development Economics, 2013, 104, (C), 212-232 Downloads View citations (69)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. Does women's education affect fertility? Evidence from pre-demographic transition Prussia
    European Review of Economic History, 2013, 17, (1), 24-44 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  4. Innovationen auf Bestellung? Was von einer stärkeren Nachfrageorientierung in der Innovationspolitik zu halten ist
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2013, 66, (05), 03-19 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Not the Opium of the People: Income and Secularization in a Panel of Prussian Counties
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 539-44 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  6. School competition and students’ entrepreneurial intentions: international evidence using historical Catholic roots of private schooling
    Small Business Economics, 2013, 40, (2), 459-478 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  7. Was lehrt uns PIAAC? Erste Befunde des »Erwachsenen-PISA«
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2013, 66, (22), 03-25 Downloads
  8. Wohlstand und Wachstum
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2013, 66, (15), 03-32 Downloads View citations (1)
  9. »Akademisierungswahn«: Studieren zu viele?
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2013, 66, (23), 03-24 Downloads

2012

  1. Das Pro und Contra der dualen Berufsausbildung über den Erwerbslebenszyklus in einer sich wandelnden Welt
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2012, 65, (01), 40-42 Downloads
  2. Do better schools lead to more growth? Cognitive skills, economic outcomes, and causation
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2012, 17, (4), 267-321 Downloads View citations (218)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Ein Gemeinsames Kernabitur für Deutschland: Der Vorschlag des Aktionsrats Bildung
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2012, 65, (02), 12-21 Downloads
  4. Peering over the Hedge: How Do the Neighbours Do It?
    CESifo Forum, 2012, 13, (03), 16-20 Downloads
  5. Schooling, educational achievement, and the Latin American growth puzzle
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 99, (2), 497-512 Downloads View citations (57)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  6. The effect of investment in children’s education on fertility in 1816 Prussia
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2012, 6, (1), 29-44 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  7. The impact of an adult education voucher program: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
    Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96, (7-8), 569-583 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  8. The impact of teacher subject knowledge on student achievement: Evidence from within-teacher within-student variation
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 99, (2), 486-496 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Aktuelle Herausforderungen der deutschen Bildungspolitik: Ordnungspolitischer Rahmen und konkrete Handlungsfelder / Current Challenges for German Education Policy: Institutional Framework and Concrete Fields of Action
    ORDO. Jahrbuch für die Ordnung von Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, 2011, 62, (1), 145-176 Downloads
  2. Bildung: Motor für Wachstum und gesellschaftlichen Zusammenhalt in einer globalisierten Welt
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2011, 64, (13), 06-15 Downloads
  3. Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth
    Economic Journal, 2011, 121, (552), 505-532 View citations (183)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  4. Cross-country evidence on teacher performance pay
    Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30, (3), 404-418 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  5. Die Bedeutung von Bildung für die Wirtschaftsentwicklung: Eine neue wirtschaftshistorische Forschungsagenda anhand preußischer Kreisdaten, Teil 2
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2011, 64, (01), 41-47 Downloads
  6. Econometric methods for causal evaluation of education policies and practices: a non-technical guide
    Education Economics, 2011, 19, (2), 109-137 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  7. Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution
    American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2011, 3, (3), 92-126 Downloads View citations (79)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  8. Folgekosten unzureichender Bildung durch entgangenes Wirtschaftswachstum
    Wirtschaftsdienst, 2011, 91, (1), 34-41 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  9. How much do educational outcomes matter in OECD countries?
    Economic Policy, 2011, 26, (67), 427-491 View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  10. Overview of the symposium on performance pay for teachers
    Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30, (3), 391-393 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  11. Sample selectivity and the validity of international student achievement tests in economic research
    Economics Letters, 2011, 110, (2), 79-82 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  12. Symposium: Homo Digitalis – Zerrüttet das Internet unsere Gesellschaft? Kein Grund für Innovationsfeindlichkeit und Kulturpessimismus: Das Internet erodiert nicht die Grundlagen unserer Gesellschaft
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2011, 64, (12), 10-12 Downloads
  13. Wettbewerb durch öffentliche Finanzierung von Schulen in freier Trägerschaft als wichtiger Ansatzpunkt zur Verbesserung des Schulsystems
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2011, 64, (01), 09-18 Downloads
  14. Wie das Habsburger Reich heute in den osteuropäischen Verwaltungen sichtbar ist
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2011, 64, (12), 20-23 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. 'Every Catholic Child in a Catholic School': Historical Resistance to State Schooling, Contemporary Private Competition and Student Achievement across Countries
    Economic Journal, 2010, 120, (546), F229-F255 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Die Bedeutung von Religion für die Bildung: Eine wirtschaftshistorische Forschungsagenda anhand preußischer Kreisdaten, Teil 1
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2010, 63, (23), 25-32 Downloads
  3. Families, schools and primary-school learning: evidence for Argentina and Colombia in an international perspective
    Applied Economics, 2010, 42, (21), 2645-2665 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  4. Frühkindliche Bildung und spätere kognitive und nichtkognitive Fähigkeiten: deutsche und internationale Evidenz
    Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research, 2010, 79, (3), 99-120 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  5. Institutional Determinants of School Efficiency and Equity: German States as a Microcosm for OECD Countries
    Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbuecher fuer Nationaloekonomie und Statistik), 2010, 230, (2), 234-270 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  6. New Empirical Analysis in the Economics of Education
    Economic Journal, 2010, 120, (546), F183-F186 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  7. Schadet Internetnutzung dem Sozialkapital?
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2010, 63, (21), 11-17 Downloads
  8. The effect of Protestantism on education before the industrialization: Evidence from 1816 Prussia
    Economics Letters, 2010, 107, (2), 224-228 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  9. The trade-off between fertility and education: evidence from before the demographic transition
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2010, 15, (3), 177-204 Downloads View citations (114)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  10. Volkswirtschaftliche Folgekosten unzureichender Bildung: Eine makroökonomische Projektion
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2010, 63, (04), 24-30 Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. Bildungssystem, PISA-Leistungen und volkswirtschaftliches Wachstum
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2009, 62, (10), 23-28 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Breitbandinfrastruktur und wissensbasiertes volkswirtschaftliches Wachstum
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2009, 62, (23), 29-34 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Gestärkt aus der Krise: Potenziale für wissensbasiertes Wachstum
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2009, 62, (10), 03-07 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. International Evidence on School Tracking: A Review
    ifo DICE Report, 2009, 7, (01), 26-34 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  5. Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2009, 124, (2), 531-596 Downloads View citations (413)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2008

  1. Bildung und Innovation
    Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 2008, 9, (s1), 1-4 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Bildungsschlagloch
    Wirtschaftsdienst, 2008, 88, (11), 700-700 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. Checchi, D.: The Economics of Education. Human Capital, Family Background and Inequality
    Journal of Economics, 2008, 93, (2), 218-221 Downloads
  4. Education Policy and Equality of Opportunity
    Kyklos, 2008, 61, (2), 279-308 Downloads View citations (117)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  5. Efficiency and equity of European education and training policies
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2008, 15, (2), 199-230 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  6. Humankapital und Innovationstätigkeit von Unternehmen: erste deskriptive Befunde neuer Fragen im ifo Innovationstest
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2008, 61, (07), 10-16 Downloads View citations (2)
  7. Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in Nineteenth‐century Prussia*
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2008, 110, (4), 777-805 Downloads View citations (66)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  8. The Role of Cognitive Skills in Economic Development
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2008, 46, (3), 607-68 Downloads View citations (533)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2007

  1. What accounts for international differences in student performance? A re-examination using PISA data
    Empirical Economics, 2007, 32, (2), 433-464 Downloads View citations (90)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. Bildungspolitische Lehren aus den internationalen Schülertests: Wettbewerb, Autonomie und externe Leistungsüberprüfung
    Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 2006, 7, (3), 417-444 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. Class-size effects in school systems around the world: Evidence from between-grade variation in TIMSS
    European Economic Review, 2006, 50, (3), 695-736 Downloads View citations (98)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences- in-Differences Evidence Across Countries
    Economic Journal, 2006, 116, (510), C63-C76 Downloads View citations (206)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  4. Does innovation cause exports? Evidence from exogenous innovation impulses and obstacles using German micro data
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2006, 58, (2), 317-350 Downloads View citations (92)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  5. Dualism and cross-country growth regressions
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2006, 11, (3), 187-228 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  6. Which school systems sort weaker students into smaller classes? International evidence
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2006, 22, (4), 944-968 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Computer können das Lernen behindern
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2005, 58, (18), 16-23 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Educational Production in East Asia: The Impact of Family Background and Schooling Policies on Student Performance
    German Economic Review, 2005, 6, (3), 331-353 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Educational production in Europe
    Economic Policy, 2005, 20, (43), 445-504 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  4. Kleinere Klassen = bessere Leistungen?
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2005, 58, (17), 06-15 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Leistungsfördernde Anreize für das Schulsystem
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2005, 58, (19), 18-27 Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Schooling quality in Eastern Europe: Educational production during transition
    Economics of Education Review, 2005, 24, (5), 579-599 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  7. The effect heterogeneity of central examinations: evidence from TIMSS, TIMSS-Repeat and PISA
    Education Economics, 2005, 13, (2), 143-169 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  8. Wie lässt sich die Ungleichheit der Bildungschancen verringern?
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2005, 58, (21), 15-25 Downloads

2004

  1. Computers and student learning: bivariate and multivariate evidence on the availability and use of computers at home and at school
    Brussels Economic Review, 2004, 47, (3-4), 359-386 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Entwicklung betrieblicher Kosten und Nutzen der Berufsausbildung
    ifo Schnelldienst, 2004, 57, (06), 21-24 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Institutional Comparisons in Educational Production
    ifo DICE Report, 2004, 2, (04), 03-06 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Institutional Effects in a Simple Model of Educational Production
    Education Economics, 2004, 12, (1), 17-38 Downloads View citations (68)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Central Exams as the "Currency" of School Systems: International Evidence on the Complementarity of School Autonomy and Central Exams
    ifo DICE Report, 2003, 1, (04), 46-56 Downloads
  2. Returns to education in Europe
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2003, 139, (2), 348-376 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Schooling Resources, Educational Institutions and Student Performance: the International Evidence
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 65, (2), 117-170 Downloads View citations (132)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  4. Specifying Human Capital
    Journal of Economic Surveys, 2003, 17, (3), 239-270 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  5. Zentrale Prüfungen als "Währung" des Bildungssystems: zur Komplementarität von Schulautonomie und Zentralprüfungen
    Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research, 2003, 72, (2), 220-237 Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Second thoughts on development accounting
    Applied Economics, 2002, 34, (11), 1359-1369 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2001

  1. The Decline of Schooling Productivity in OECD Countries
    Economic Journal, 2001, 111, (471), C135-47 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  2. The fading productivity of schooling in East Asia
    Journal of Asian Economics, 2001, 12, (3), 401-417 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

Books

2016

  1. Hans-Werner Sinn und 25 Jahre deutsche Wirtschaftspolitik
    Books, by Staff of the ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich

2015

  1. Bildungsindikatoren im internationalen Vergleich: Bestandsaufnahme und kritische Würdigung
    ZEW Expertises, ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research Downloads
  2. The Knowledge Capital of Nations: Education and the Economics of Growth, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (87)

2013

  1. Zwischenbilanz Ganztagsgrundschulen: Betreuung oder Rhythmisierung? Gutachten
    Monographs in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (2)

2011

  1. Innovationstätigkeit von Unternehmen: die Rolle von Qualifikationen, Kooperationen und Clusterpolitik
    ifo Beiträge zur Wirtschaftsforschung, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich Downloads

2009

  1. School Accountability, Autonomy and Choice Around the World
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (28)

Edited books

2011

  1. Handbook of the Economics of Education, vol 4
    Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier Downloads View citations (87)
  2. Handbook of the Economics of Education, vol 3
    Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier Downloads View citations (71)
  3. Industrial Policy for National Champions, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (3)

2007

  1. Schools and the Equal Opportunity Problem, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (4)

Chapters

2015

  1. The economic impact of educational quality
    Chapter 2 in Handbook of International Development and Education, 2015, pp 6-19 Downloads

2011

  1. Introduction
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Economics of International Differences in Educational Achievement
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (77)
    Also in University of Munich, Department of Economics

    See also Working Paper (2010)

Undated

  1. Arguments for and against Policies to Promote National Champions
    University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
  2. Bildungsressourcen, Bildungsinstitutionen und Bildungsqualität: Makroökonomische Relevanz und mikroökonomische Evidenz
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. Die sinkende Produktivität der Schulen in OECD-Ländern
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
  4. Education and economic growth
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
  5. Erscheinungsformen regionaler Integrationsabkommen im weltwirtschaftlichen Ordnungsrahmen: Defizite und Dynamik
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  6. Introduction
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
  7. Public-Private Partnerships and Student Achievement: A Cross-Country Analysis
    University of Munich, Department of Economics
  8. The effects of the Protestant reformation on human capital
    University of Munich, Department of Economics View citations (4)
 
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