Religiosity And Parochial School Choice: Cause Or Effect?
AbstractIn this paper, we examine the effect of religiosity as measured by attendance at religious services on religious school choice. Particular attention is given to the possibly endogenous relationship between school choice and religiosity. IV probit estimates indicate that religiosity is substantially biased downward in probit estimates of parochial school choice. Data from the National Opinion Research Center’s “General Social Survey” are used.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 0808.
Length: 13 pages
Date of creation: 2008
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Education; Parochial Schools; Endogeneity;
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