Policy Briefs

EENEE Policy Briefs condense important research findings on key policy issues into easily accessible two-page briefs that disseminate knowledge from the economics of education to the policy debate.

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2020 (September 2020)

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Internationalisation of Higher Education and its Impact on the Economy
Reinhilde Veugelers

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 40

 

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2020 (May 2020)

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Addressing the STEM Gender Divide: from school to tertiary education
Sandra McNally

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 41

 

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2020 (May 2020)

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Encouraging Girls into STEM: what can schools do?
Sandra McNally

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 41

 

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2020 (March 2020)

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Quantifying the Economic Benefits of Educational Improvement in the EU
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 39

 

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2019 (April 2019)

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Education and the Use of Digital Technology: the School Learning Ecology
Zachary Kilhoffer

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 38

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2019 (January 2019)

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Taking Stock of the Costs and Benefits of Transnational Partnerships in Higher Education: What Do We Know So Far?
Daniela Crăciun and Kata Orosz

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 36

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2019 (January 2019)

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How Vocational and General Education Affect the Labor-Market Life-Cycle
Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 37

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2018 (December 2018)

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Education for a Better Citizen
George Psacharopoulos

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 35

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2018 (April 2018)

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The Many Hidden Benefits of Education
Daniel Münich and George Psacharopoulos

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 34

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2018 (April 2018)

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Class Size and Student Outcomes in Europe
Edwin Leuven and Hessel Oosterbeek

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 33

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2018 (March 2018)

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How to Ensure that the Benefits of Early Childhood Education and Care are Realised
Michel Vandenbroeck, Karolien Lenaerts and Miroslav Beblavý

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 32

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2017 (May 2017)

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What We Know about Public Opinion on Educational Reforms
Marius R. Busemeyer, Philipp Lergetporer and Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 28

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2017 (May 2017)

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Education of Migrants: A Social Investment
Holger Bonin

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 31

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2017 (May 2017)

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School Segregation of Immigrants and Educational Outcomes in Europe
Maria De Paola and Giorgio Brunello

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 30

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2017 (May 2017)

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Does Nudging Change Educational Decisions?
Mette Trier Damgaard and Helena Skyt Nielsen

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 29

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2016 (April 2016)

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Education: A Tool for the Economic Integration of Migrants
Maria De Paola and Giorgio Brunello

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 27

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2016 (February 2016)

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Can Incentives Effectively Raise the Quality of Instruction?
Daniel Münich and Steven Rivkin

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 26

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2016 (February 2016)

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Student Debt in Selected Countries
Elena Del Rey and Ioana Schiopu

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 25

EENEE Policy Brief 5/2015 (September 2015)

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Does School Size Matter for School Quality?
Maria Knoth Humlum and Nina Smith

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 24

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2015 (April 2015)

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Policies to Attract a High-Quality and Innovative Teaching Force
Torberg Falch and Daniel Münich

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 23

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2015 (March 2015)

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The Role of Education in Preventing and Combating Youth Unemployment
Francis Kramarz and Martina Viarengo

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 22

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2015 (February 2015)

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Helping Poor Kids: Effective Policies to Reduce Educational Inequalities
Jo Blanden and Sandra McNally

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 21

 

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2015 (January 2015)

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Public Procurement Can Promote Apprenticeships
Mirjam Strupler Leiser and Stefan C. Wolter

EENEE Policy Brief 5/2014 (December 2014)

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The Economic Case for Education
Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 20

 

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2014 (April 2014)

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Great Teachers Create Lasting Value
Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman and Jonah E. Rockoff

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2014 (April 2014)

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Why Should We Care About the Costs and Benefits of Education?
Daniel Münich and George Psacharopoulos

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 19

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2014 (April 2014)

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How to Activate Universities as Engines of Growth in Europe?
Reinhilde Veugelers

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 18

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2014 (April 2014)

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Early School Leaving in Europe: What Does it Cost Individuals and Society?
Giorgio Brunello and Maria De Paola

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 17

 

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2013 (December 2013)

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Workers’ Skills Are Crucial for Success on Modern Labor Markets
Simon Wiederhold and Ludger Woessmann

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2013 (January 2013)

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Assessing Causality: A Case for Randomized Controlled Trials
Adrien Bouguen and Marc Gurgand

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 11

EENEE Policy Brief 5/2012 (December 2012)

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Institutional Setups That Promote Student Achievement
Susanne Link and Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 14

EENEE Policy Brief 4/2012 (November 2012)

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National Approaches to Improve the School-to-Work Transition
Marc Piopiunik and Paul Ryan

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 13

EENEE Policy Brief 3/2012 (November 2012)

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Apprenticeship Training Can Be Profitable for Firms and Apprentices Alike
Stefan C. Wolter

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2012 (January 2012)

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Inefficiencies in Subsidising Training of Employees
Torberg Falch and Hessel Oosterbeek

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 10

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2012 (January 2012)

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The Case for Investing in Disadvantaged Young Children
James J. Heckman

EENEE Policy Brief 2/2011 (September 2011)

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Class Size: Does It Matter?
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann

EENEE Policy Brief 1/2011 (September 2011)

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The Cost of Low Educational Achievement in the European Union
Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann

Based on: EENEE Analytical Report No. 7