Research Note: Athletic Graduation Rates and Simpson’s Paradox
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- Matheson, Victor A., 2007. "Research note: Athletic graduation rates and Simpson's Paradox," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 26(4), pages 516-520, August.
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Keywordscollege sports; sports economics; graduation rates;
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