Erik Plug

University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)

Roetersstraat 11

1018 WB Amsterdam

Netherlands

Tinbergen Institute

Burg. Oudlaan 50

Rotterdam, 3062 PA

Netherlands

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Estimating the Effect of Personality on Male-Female Earnings

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2004
Gerrit Mueller and Erik Plug
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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personality and wages, gender wage gap

Schooling, Family Background, and Adoption: Is it Nature or is it Nurture?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Erik Plug and Wim P.M. Vijverberg
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and CUNY The Graduate Center - Department of Economics
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Intergenerational mobility, human capital, genetic transfers, adoption

Schooling, Family Background, and Adoption: Is it Nature or is it Nurture?

Posted: 23 May 2003
Erik Plug and Wim P.M. Vijverberg
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and CUNY The Graduate Center - Department of Economics

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Fertility Effects on Female Labor Supply: IV Evidence from IVF Treatments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8609
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Nov 2014
Lund University School of Economics and Management, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and Aarhus University
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children, extensive and intensive fertility margins, female labor supply

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Schooling, Family Background, and Adoption: Does Family Income Matter?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Erik Plug and Wim P.M. Vijverberg
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and CUNY The Graduate Center - Department of Economics
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Intergenerational mobility, human capital, family income, adoption

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How Do Parents Raise the Educational Attainment of Future Generations?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Erik Plug
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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Intergenerational Mobility of Schooling, Inherited Abilities, Adoption

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Can Gifted and Talented Education Raise the Academic Achievement of All High-Achieving Students?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10836
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Adam S. Booij, Ferry Haan and Erik Plug
Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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gifted and talented education, enrichment program, secondary education, difference-in-differences, regression discontinuity designs

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The Causal Effect of Parent's Schooling on Children's Schooling: A Comparison of Estimation Methods

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3630
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation, University of Bonn and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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intergenerational mobility, education, causation, selection, identification

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Intergenerational Effects in Sweden: What Can We Learn from Adoption Data?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Stockholm University, University of Bonn and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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intergenerational effects, income, education, adoption data

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Effects of Sexual Preferences on Earnings in the Netherlands

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Sep 2001
Erik Plug and Peter H. G. Berkhout
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research
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Earnings, Sexual Preferences, Gender Differences, Discrimination

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Enriching Students Pays Off: Evidence from an Individualized Gifted and Talented Program in Secondary Education

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9757
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Adam S. Booij, Ferry Haan and Erik Plug
Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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gifted and talented education, enrichment program, secondary education, regression discontinuity

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Is There a Penalty for Becoming a Woman? Is There a Premium for Becoming a Man? Evidence from a Sample of Transsexual Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9077
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Lydia Geijtenbeek and Erik Plug
University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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transsexuals, gender, labor market outcomes, discrimination

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Estimates of the Effect of Parents' Schooling on Children's Schooling Using Censored and Uncensored Samples

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2416
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
Erik Plug and Monique de Haan
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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intergenerational mobility of education, censored observations

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Money for Health: The Compensating Variation of Cardiovascular Diseases

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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Compensating Income Variations, Cardiovascular Disease, Subjective Income Evaluation

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Sexual Orientation, Prejudice and Segregation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5772
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
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sexual orientation, occupational choice, discrimination, segregation

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The Origins of Intergenerational Associations: Lessons from Swedish Adoption Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1739
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Stockholm University, University of Bonn and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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intergenerational mobility, nature and nurture, income, education, adoption data

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Sexual Orientation, Disclosure and Earnings

IZA Working Paper No. 3290
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2008
Erik Plug and Peter H. G. Berkhout
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research
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sexual orientation, disclosure, earnings, discrimination, selection

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Birth Order and Human Capital Development: Evidence from Ecuador

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6706
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Monique de Haan, Erik Plug and Jose Rosero
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and INEC (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos)
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birth order, human capital development, parental time allocation, Ecuador

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Do Gays Shy Away from Competition? Do Lesbians Compete Too Much?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9382
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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experiments, sexual orientation, gender, competitiveness, education, earnings

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The Causal Effect of Parents' Schooling on Children's Schooling - A Comparison of Estimation Methods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3234
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Nov 2010
IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation, University of Bonn and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
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intergenerational mobility, education, causation, selection, identification

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The Impact of Positive and Negative Income Changes on the Height and Weight of Young Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8130
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 May 2014
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM), University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) - Ecuador and INEC (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos)
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cash transfers, health outcomes, developing country, poverty reduction

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Education and Cancer Risk

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7956
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Edwin Leuven, Erik Plug and Marte Rønning
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and Norwegian University of Science and Technology - Department of Economics
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education, causality, health, cancer

Do Parental Networks Pay Off? Linking Children's Labor-Market Outcomes to Their Parents' Friends

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9074
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and University of Vienna
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social networks, occupational choice, informal job search, intergenerational effects

Do Parental Networks Pay Off? Linking Children's Labor‐Market Outcomes to Their Parents' Friends

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 120, Issue 1, pp. 268-295, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2020
Erik Plug, Bas Klaauw and Lennart Ziegler
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), VU University Amsterdam and University of Vienna
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Informal job search, intergenerational effects, occupational choice, social networks