Department of Economics
Professional Building, Room 118
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
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PhD '80, Economics, U.of Wisconsin - Madison
'78, U. of Wisconsin - Madison
BA., Economics, U.of Missouri - Columbia
M. Podgursky, R. Monroe, D.
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D. Ballou and M. Podgursky. “Teacher Recruitment and Retention in Public
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D. Ballou and M. Podgursky. "Recruiting Smarter Teachers." Journal
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