Peer reviewed

  1. Doyle, W. R., & Skinner, B. T. (2017). Does Postsecondary Education Result in Civic Benefits? The Journal of Higher Education, 88(6), 863–893.  
  2. Doyle, W. R., & Skinner, B. T. (2016). Estimating the education-earnings equation using geographic variation. Economics of Education Review, 53, 254–267.  
  3. Heyneman, S. P., & Skinner, B. T. (2014). The Bologna Process in the countries of the former Soviet Union: An outsider’s perspective. Journal of the European Higher Education Area, 01/2014.  

Software packages

  1. Skinner, B. T. (2017). crosswalkr: Rename and Encode Data Frames Using External Crosswalk Files. Retrieved from  
  2. Skinner, B. T. (2017). rscorecard: A Method to Download Department of Education College Scorecard Data. Retrieved from  
  3. Skinner, B. T. (2016). GitRoom Manager: GitHub classroom manager. Retrieved from  


  1. Institute for Research on Higher Education. (2016). College affordability diagnosis: National report. Philadelphia, PA: Institute for Research on Higher Education, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania.