Selection and the age – productivity profile. Evidence from chess players

•We study how selection affects the relationship between age and mental productivity.•We use data on professional chess players.•We correct for selection using an imputation procedure.•We find that median productivity increases by close to 5 percent from initial age (15) to peak age (21), and declin...

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Volume: 110
Main Author: Bertoni, Marco
Brunello, Giorgio
Rocco, Lorenzo
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.02.2015
published in: Journal of economic behavior & organization Vol. 110; pp. 45 - 58
ORCID: 0000-0002-4034-3724
Data of publication: February 2015
ISSN: 0167-2681
EISSN: 1879-1751
Discipline: Business
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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