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School Choice in New York City After Three Years: An Evaluation of the School Choice Scholarships Program. Final Report

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  • Daniel P. Mayer
  • Paul E. Peterson
  • David E. Myers
  • Christina Clark Tuttle
  • William G. Howell
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    Notes test score impacts for African Americans but not Latinos after three years. Also reveals higher levels of parent satisfaction with private schools and some aspects of the school climate.

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    Paper provided by Mathematica Policy Research in its series Mathematica Policy Research Reports with number 3181.

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    Length: 113
    Date of creation: 19 Feb 2002
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    Handle: RePEc:mpr:mprres:3181

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    Keywords: Education; School Choice; New York City; Scholarships;

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    1. Henry M. Levin, 1998. "Educational vouchers: Effectiveness, choice, and costs," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(3), pages 373-392.
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    1. Bettinger, Eric & Slonim, Robert, 2006. "Using experimental economics to measure the effects of a natural educational experiment on altruism," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 90(8-9), pages 1625-1648, September.
    2. David Myers & Daniel Mayer, 2003. "Comments on 'Another Look at the New York City Voucher Experiment.'," Mathematica Policy Research Reports 3517, Mathematica Policy Research.
    3. MacLeod, W. Bentley & Urquiola, Miguel, 2012. "Competition and Educational Productivity: Incentives Writ Large," IZA Discussion Papers 7063, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    4. Welsch, David M. & Zimmer, David M., 2012. "Do student migrations affect school performance? Evidence from Wisconsin's inter-district public school program," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 195-207.
    5. Justine S. Hastings & Thomas J. Kane & Douglas O. Staiger & Jeffrey M. Weinstein, 2005. "The Effect of Randomized School Admissions on Voter Participation," NBER Working Papers 11794, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    6. Joshua Angrist & Eric Bettinger & Erik Bloom & Elizabeth King & Michael Kremer, 2001. "Vouchers for Private Schooling in Colombia: Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment," NBER Working Papers 8343, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    7. Peter Z. Schochet & Hanley Chiang, 2009. "Technical Methods Report: Estimation and Identification of the Complier Average Causal Effect Parameter in Education RCTs," Mathematica Policy Research Reports 6286, Mathematica Policy Research.
    8. Pallas, Aaron M., 2010. "Meeting the basic educational needs of children and youth," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 32(9), pages 1199-1210, September.

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