• 373 Citations

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Research Interests

Malamud is an economist focused on education policy from an international perspective. His research is concentrated in three substantive areas: educational investments over the life course, the role of technology in the formation of human capital, and the effect of general and specific education on labor market outcomes. He has studied these topics in a wide range of institutional settings across countries such as Chile, England, Israel, Mexico, Peru, Romania, Scotland, and the United States.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, Harvard University

… → 2004

Economics and Philosophy , BA, Harvard University

… → 1997

Research interests

  • General and vocational education
  • Returns to college education
  • Technology and child development

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Research Output

  • 373 Citations
  • 12 Article
  • 2 Review article

Parental monitoring and children's internet use: The role of information, control, and cues

Gallego, F. A., Malamud, O. & Pop-Eleches, C., Aug 2020, In : Journal of Public Economics. 188, 104208.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Do children benefit from internet access? Experimental evidence from Peru

    Malamud, O., Cueto, S., Cristia, J. & Beuermann, D. W., May 2019, In : Journal of Development Economics. 138, p. 41-56 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 5 Scopus citations

    The effect of home computers and the internet on children’s human capital development

    Malamud, O., Jun 1 2019, In : CESifo DICE Report. 17, 2, p. 34-40 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The effect of college education on mortality

    Buckles, K., Hagemann, A., Malamud, O., Morrill, M. & Wozniak, A., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Health Economics. 50, p. 99-114 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 21 Scopus citations

    Is College a Worthwhile Investment?

    Barrow, L. & Malamud, O., Aug 2 2015, In : Annual Review of Economics. 7, 1, p. 519-555 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 13 Scopus citations