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Evaluating and designing student loan systems: An overview of empirical approaches
November 2018 | Economics of Education Review
Lorraine Dearden

Modelling alternative student loan schemes for Brazil
November 2018 | Economics of Education Review 
Lorraine Dearden and Paulo Nascimento

How useful are default rates? Borrowers with large balances and student loan repayment 
October 2018 | Economics of Education Review 
Adam Looney and Constantine Yannelis 

Student loans in Japan: Current problems and possible solutions
October 2018 | Economics of Education Review
Shiro Armstrong, Lorraine Dearden, Masayuki Kobayashi and Nobuko Nagase 

Repayment Burdens of Mortgage-style Student Loans in China and Steps toward Income-contingent Loans 
October 2018 | Economics of Education Review
Yu Cai, Bruce Chapman and Qing Wang

The US College Loans System: Lessons from Australia and England
 July 2018
Economics of Education Review
 Nicholas Barr, Bruce Chapman, Lorraine Dearden and Susan Dynarski

When Investor Incentives and Consumer Interests Diverge: Private Equity in Higher Education (US)
July 2018Working paper
Constantine Yannelis, Charlie Eaton and Sabrina Howell

Modelling Higher Education Reform in Ireland
 June 2018 |
Economics of Education Review
 Bruce Chapman and Aedín Doris

Income contingent student loan design: Lessons from around the world  
June 2018 | Economics of Education Review 
Jack Britton, Laura van der Erve, Tim Higgins 

Modeling Income A Day Late and a Dollar Short: Liquidity and Household Formation among Student Borrowers (US)
April 2018Working paper
Constantine Yannelis, Adam Isen and Sarena Goodman

Selected research papers

Selected research by CISLR members, in alphabetical order:

Shiro Armstrong 

Financing Higher Education and Economic Development in East Asia 
November 2011
 | ANU Press 
Shiro Armstrong and Bruce Chapman 

Nicholas Barr

Strategic Policy Directions for Tertiary Education (UK)
April 2018
Submission to the Review of Post-18 Education and Funding
Nicholas Barr

Student Loan Reform, Interest Subsidies and Costly Technicalities: Lessons from the UK Experience
May 2013
Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management
Nicholas Barr and Alison Johnston

Sandy Baum

Graduate and Professional School Debt: How Much Students Borrow (US)
January 2018
Urban Institute
Sandy Baum and Patricia Steele

Reforming Federal Student Loan Repayment: A Single, Automatic, Income-Driven System (US)
September 2017Urban Institute
Sandy Baum and Matthew Chingos

Yu Cai

Repayment Burdens of Mortgage-style Student Loans in China and Steps toward Income-contingent Loans 
October 2018 | Economics of Education Review
Yu Cai, Bruce Chapman and Qing Wang

Bruce Chapman

Background and Introduction in ‘Income Contingent Loans: Theory, Practice and Prospects’ 
May 2014 | Palgrave McMillan
Bruce Chapman, Timothy Higgins and Joseph E. Stiglitz

Measuring the Value of Externalities from Higher Education
November 2015 | Higher Education
Bruce Chapman and Kiatanantha Lounkaew

Lorraine Dearden

 The US College Loans System: Lessons from Australia and England
 July 2018
Economics of Education Review
 Nicholas Barr, Bruce Chapman, Lorraine Dearden and Susan Dynarski

Conceptual and Empirical Issues for Alternative Student Loan Design: The Significance of Loan Repayment Burdens for the United States 
April 2017 | The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 
Bruce Chapman and Lorraine Dearden 

Susan Dynarski

An Economist’s Perspective on Student Loans in the United States 
September 2014 |
Economic Policy Institute Working Paper 
Susan Dynarski 

Darragh Flannery 

Student Financing of Higher Education 
2017 | In Economic Insights on Higher Education Policy in Ireland 
Darragh Flannery, Aedín Doris, Bruce Chapman 

The Life-Cycle Impact of Alternative Higher Education Finance Systems in Ireland 
Autumn 2011 | The Economic and Social Review 
Darragh Flannery and Cathal O’Donoghue 

Tim Higgins

The Costs of Unpaid Higher Education Contribution Scheme Debts of Graduates Working Abroad 
September 2013 | The Australian Economic Review 
Bruce Chapman, Tim Higgins 

Nobuko Nagase

Getting Student Loans Right in Japan: Problems and Possible Solutions
December 2017 | Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
Lorraine Dearden and Nobuko Nagase

Paulo Nascimento

Inputs for Redesigning Student Financing 
2018 | Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA)
Paulo Nascimento

Modelling Income Contingent Loans for Higher Education Student Financing in Brazil
September 2018 | Doctor of Economics Thesis  
Paulo Nascimento

Mathias Sinning

Modeling Income Dynamics for Public Policy Design: An Application to Income Contingent Student Loans
December 2013Economics of Education Review
Mathias Sinning and Tim Higgins

Student Loan Reforms for German Higher Education: Financing Tuition Fees
October 2012Education Economics
Mathias Sinning and Bruce Chapman

Qing Wang

Repayment Burdens of Mortgage-style Student Loans in China and Steps toward Income-contingent Loans 
October 2018 | Economics of Education Review
Yu Cai, Bruce Chapman and Qing Wang

Gill Wyness

The End of Free College in England: Implications for Quality, Enrolments, and Equity
February 2018 | NBER Working paper
Gill Wyness, Richard Murphy and Judith Scott-Clayton

Constantine Yannelis

Modeling Income A Day Late and a Dollar Short: Liquidity and Household Formation among Student Borrowers (US)
April 2018Working paper
Constantine Yannelis, Adam Isen and Sarena Goodman

When Investor Incentives and Consumer Interests Diverge: Private Equity in Higher Education (US)
July 2018Working paper
Constantine Yannelis, Charlie Eaton and Sabrina Howell

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