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Productivity in Higher Education

Caroline M. Hoxby and Kevin Stange, editors

Conference held May 31–June 1, 2016
Published in November 2019 by University of Chicago Press
© 2019 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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326 pages
ISBN: 978-0-226-57458-5

Table of Contents

Introduction: Caroline M. Hoxby, Kevin Stange (p. 1 - 15) (bibliographic info)
1. What Health Care Teaches Us about Measuring Productivity in Higher Education: Douglas Staiger (p. 17 - 29) (bibliographic info)
2. The Productivity of US Postsecondary Institutions: Caroline M. Hoxby (p. 31 - 66) (bibliographic info)
3. Labor Market Outcomes and Postsecondary Accountability: Are Imperfect Metrics Better Than None?: Veronica Minaya, Judith Scott-Clayton (p. 67 - 104) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. Learning and Earning: An Approximation to College Value Added in Two Dimensions: Evan Riehl, Juan E. Saavedra, Miguel Urquiola (p. 105 - 132) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
5. The Costs of and Net Returns to College Major: Joseph G. Altonji, Seth D. Zimmerman (p. 133 - 176) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
6. Faculty Deployment in Research Universities: Paul N. Courant, Sarah Turner (p. 177 - 208) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
7. Measuring Instructor Effectiveness in Higher Education: Pieter De Vlieger, Brian Jacob, Kevin Stange (p. 209 - 258) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
8. The Competitive Effects of Online Education: David J. Deming, Michael Lovenheim, Richard Patterson (p. 259 - 290) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
9. Estimating the Productivity of Community Colleges in Paving the Road to Four-Year College Success: Scott E. Carrell, Michal Kurlaender (p. 291 - 315) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
 
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