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Dropout Prevention and College Prep

In: Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources Are Limited

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  • Bridget Terry Long, 2010. "Dropout Prevention and College Prep," NBER Chapters, in: Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources Are Limited, pages 249-282, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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