Session 19:
Demography of Schooling

Thursday, May 9
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
2nd Floor

Chair: Thomas DiPrete, Duke University
Discussant: Kevin Leicht, University of Iowa

  1. Who Graduates from College and When? Understanding Racial and Ethnic Disparities in College Completion PatternsSigal Alon, Princeton University; Lauren A. Meserve, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

  2. Neighborhood Distress and School Dropout: The Variable Significance of Community ContextKyle D. Crowder, Western Washington University; Scott J. South, State University of New York at Albany

  3. Pathways to High School Graduation: Dynamic Modeling-Based Microsimulation of School Enrollment and Youth EmploymentLingxin Hao, Johns Hopkins University; Guihua Xie, Johns Hopkins University

  4. The Causal Effect of Family Income on College Entry and College Completion: A Feasible Semiparametric Approach for Isolating the MarginStephen L. Morgan, Cornell University

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