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How Immigrant Children Affect the Academic Achievement of Native Dutch Children

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  • Ohinata, A.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

  • van Ours, J.C.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

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In this paper, we analyze how the share of immigrant children in the classroom affects the educational attainment of native Dutch children. Our analysis uses data from various sources, which allow us to characterize educational attainment in terms of reading literacy, mathematical skills and science skills. We do not find strong evidence of negative spill-over effects from immigrant children to native Dutch children. Immigrant children themselves experience negative language spill-over effects from a high share of immigrant children in the classroom but no spill-over effects on maths and science skills.
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  • Ohinata, A. & van Ours, J.C., 2011. "How Immigrant Children Affect the Academic Achievement of Native Dutch Children," Other publications TiSEM 8064d408-d22c-4831-9605-8, Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management.
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    • I21 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Analysis of Education
    • J15 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Minorities, Races, Indigenous Peoples, and Immigrants; Non-labor Discrimination

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