Reducing university dropout rates with entrance tests – self-fulfilling prophecy or high quality students
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Keywordsaptitude test; university dropout; tertiary education; difference-in-differences;
- I23 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Higher Education; Research Institutions
- I28 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Government Policy
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- NEP-EDU-2015-03-22 (Education)
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