Session 21:
Segregation and School Outcomes

Thursday, March 29
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Soho/Herald
7th floor

Chair: Lisa Barrow, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Discussant: Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University

  1. School Characteristics, Family Background, and Variation in the Gender Gap in College Graduation among African AmericansAndrew Clarkwest, University of Michigan

  2. Social Segregation and Academic Achievement in State-Run Elementary Schools in the Municipality of Campinas, BrazilJosé Marcos Cunha, Universidade Estadual de Campinas; José Roberto Rus Perez, Universidade Estadual de Campinas; Maren Andrea Jimenez, University of Texas at Austin; Cibele Yahn de Andrade, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  3. Effects of Socioeconomic Status of School Population on Student Math Achievement GrowthGyehoon Oh, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Does Segregation Create Winners and Losers? Education and Spatial Segregation on the Basis of Income and RaceLincoln Quillian, Northwestern University

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