Productivity and Higher Education

Caroline M. Hoxby, Organizer

June 1, 2016

NBER, 1050 Mass. Ave.

Conference Code of Conduct

Wednesday, June 1
Paul Courant, University of Michigan
Sarah Turner, University of Virginia and NBER

Faculty Deployment in Research Universities
Scott E. Carrell, University of Texas, Austin and NBER
Michal Kurlaender, University of California at Davis

Estimating the Productivity of Community Colleges in Paving the Road to Four-Year College Success
Evan Riehl, Cornell University
Juan Saavedra, Harvard Kennedy School and NBER
Miguel Urquiola, Columbia University and NBER

Learning and Earning: An Approximation to College Value Added in Two Dimensions
Pieter De Vlieger, University of Michigan
Brian Jacob, University of Michigan and NBER
Kevin M. Stange, University of Michigan and NBER

Measuring Instructor Effectiveness in Higher Education
Veronica Minaya, Columbia University
Judith Scott-Clayton, Columbia University and NBER

Labor Market Outcomes and Postsecondary Accountability: Are Imperfect Metrics Better than None? [Executive Summary]
Joseph G. Altonji, Yale University and NBER
Seth Zimmerman, Yale University and NBER

The Costs of and Net Returns to College Major
David J. Deming, Harvard University and NBER
Michael Lovenheim, Cornell University and NBER
Richard W. Patterson, Brigham Young University

The Competitive Effects of Online Education