The authors are grateful for helpful comments from Angela Duckworth, Shelly Lundberg, Steven Stillman, and participants of the 2010 IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting, of the 2011 Labour Econometrics Workshop, of the 2012 Society of Labor Economists' meeting, and of a brown-bag seminar at the Positive Psychology Centre, University of Pennsylvania (2012), as well as for financial support from an Australian Research Council Discovery Programme Grant (DP110103456). This article uses unit record data from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey, which is a project initiated and funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research. The findings and views reported in this article, however, are those of the authors and should not be attributed to either FaHCSIA or the Melbourne Institute.
Two Economists' Musings on the Stability of Locus of Control
Article first published online: 2 SEP 2013
© 2013 The Author(s). The Economic Journal © 2013 Royal Economic Society
The Economic Journal
Volume 123, Issue 570, pages F358–F400, August 2013
How to Cite
Cobb-Clark, D. A. and Schurer, S. (2013), Two Economists' Musings on the Stability of Locus of Control. The Economic Journal, 123: F358–F400. doi: 10.1111/ecoj.12069
- Issue published online: 2 SEP 2013
- Article first published online: 2 SEP 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 1 JUL 2013 08:32AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 18 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Received: 6 JUN 2011
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