Paper on Spillovers Effects from Wiring Schools With Broadband Accepted at Management Science

Our paper showing that wiring schools with broadband has a significant impact of household Internet penetration has been accepted for publication at Management Science. This paper shows that children play a crucial role in activating spillovers from school to home in Internet usage. We provide a theoretical model for how these spillovers may occur and using two sets of instrumental variables we identify them as well as the spillovers from neighboring households.

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