Ofer Malamud

School of Education and Social Policy
Northwestern University
Annenberg Hall
2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208

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NBER Program Affiliations: ED
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Northwestern University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

July 2019Does Vocational Education Work? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Mongolia
with Erica M. Field, Leigh L. Linden, Daniel Rubenson, Shing-Yi Wang: w26092
November 2018Do Children Benefit from Internet Access? Experimental Evidence from Peru
with Santiago Cueto, Julian Cristia, Diether W. Beuermann: w25312

Published: Ofer Malamud & Santiago Cueto & Julian Cristia & Diether W. Beuermann, 2019. "Do children benefit from internet access? Experimental evidence from Peru," Journal of Development Economics, vol 138, pages 41-56. citation courtesy of

February 2018The Effect of Education on Mortality and Health: Evidence from a Schooling Expansion in Romania
with Andreea Mitrut, Cristian Pop-Eleches: w24341
October 2017Parental Monitoring and Children's Internet Use: The Role of Information, Control, and Cues
with Francisco Gallego, Cristian Pop-Eleches: w23982

Published: Francisco A. Gallego & Ofer Malamud & Cristian Pop-Eleches, 2020. "Parental monitoring and children's internet use: The role of information, control, and cues," Journal of Public Economics, vol 188.

March 2016Interactions Between Family and School Environments: Evidence on Dynamic Complementarities?
with Cristian Pop-Eleches, Miguel Urquiola: w22112
July 2013The Effect of College Education on Health
with Kasey Buckles, Andreas Hagemann, Melinda S. Morrill, Abigail K. Wozniak: w19222

Published: Journal of Health Economics Volume 50, December 2016, Pages 99-114

February 2013Home Computers and Child Outcomes: Short-Term Impacts from a Randomized Experiment in Peru
with Diether W. Beuermann, Julian P. Cristia, Yyannu Cruz-Aguayo, Santiago Cueto: w18818
March 2011School Tracking and Access to Higher Education Among Disadvantaged Groups
with Cristian Pop-Eleches: w16914

Published: Malamud, Ofer & Pop-Eleches, Cristian, 2011. "School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(11), pages 1538-1549. citation courtesy of

October 2010The Impact of College Education on Geographic Mobility: Identifying Education Using Multiple Components of Vietnam Draft Risk
with Abigail K. Wozniak: w16463

Published: The Impact of College Educati on on Migration: Evidence from t he Vietnam Generation,” (with Abigail Wozniak). Journal of Human Resources , Vol. 47, No. 4 (2012): 913-950

May 2010The Structure of European Higher Education in the Wake of the Bologna Reforms
in American Universities in a Global Market, Charles T. Clotfelter, editor
April 2010Breadth vs. Depth: The Timing of Specialization in Higher Education

Published: Breadth vs. Depth: The Timing of Specialization in Higher Edu cation,” Labour , Vol. 24, No. 4 (2010): 359-390

March 2010Home Computer Use and the Development of Human Capital
with Cristian Pop-Eleches: w15814

Published: Ofer Malamud & Cristian Pop-Eleches, 2011. "Home Computer Use and the Development of Human Capital," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(2), pages 987-1027. citation courtesy of

February 2010Self-Selection and International Migration: New Evidence from Mexico
with Robert Kaestner: w15765

Kaestner, Robert and Ofer Malamud. (forthcoming). “Self-selection and International Migration: New Evidence from Mexico.” Review of Economics and Statistics. citation courtesy of

November 2009Discovering One's Talent: Learning from Academic Specialization

Published: Ofer Malamud, 2011. "Discovering One's Talent: Learning from Academic Specialization," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 64(2), pages 375-405, January. citation courtesy of

July 2008General Education vs. Vocational Training: Evidence from an Economy in Transition
with Cristian Pop-Eleches: w14155

Published: General Education vs. Vocational Training: Evidence from an Economy in Transition (with Cristian Pop-Eleches) Data Appendix Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 92, No. 1 (2010): 43-60

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