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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 447–469.
Published: 17 October 2012
... assignment of students into single-sex versus coeducational high schools—to assess causal effects of single-sex schools on college entrance exam scores and college attendance. Our validation of the random assignment shows comparable socioeconomic backgrounds and prior academic achievement of students...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 456–462.
Published: 01 March 1965
... importantes, pero no puedenmedirse con los datos censales disponibles. Census Bureau Enrollment Rate College Entrance College Enrollee College Attendance References 2 Wellman , B. L. ( 1945 ). IQ Changes of Preschool and Nonpreschool Groups during the Preschool Years: A Summary...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 335–343.
Published: 01 May 2007
... at the time of the birth, for all children born between September 1978 and August 1982, a period during which there were over 300,000 births per year in Taiwan. Following the normal path, those born between September 1978 and August 1979 would take the college entrance examinations held in 1997; hence, we...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 569–592.
Published: 05 February 2015
... Generation Sunshine State Standards. FCAT scores are standardized within subject, grade, and year to a mean of 0 and a standard deviation of 1 for all analyses. The third measure is an indicator variable set to 1 if a student took the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), the nationally recognized college-entrance...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2287–2296.
Published: 27 November 2013
..., and Jaesung Choi. Causal Effects of Single-Sex Schools on College Entrance Exams and College Attendance: Random Assignment in Seoul High Schools ...............447–469 Parker, Susan W. See Jere R. Behrman .........................................................1363–1386 Patel, Archana B., Neetu...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 627–652.
Published: 23 March 2020
... [0.488] [0.488] (0.000) Mother College Graduate 0.58 0.58 0.001 [0.493] [0.493] (0.000) Father Less Than High School Graduate 0.03 0.03 –0.000 [0.173] [0.173] (0.000) Father High School Graduate 0.35 0.35 –0.000 [0.476] [0.476] (0.000) Father College Graduate...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 511–534.
Published: 15 February 2018
... backgrounds significantly less likely to cohabit, but those who do cohabit enter shared living at significantly slower tempos than women whose mothers lacked a college degree. In addition, among sexual relationships that transitioned into cohabiting unions, college-educated women were significantly more...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 February 2002
... in ethnic differences in the entrance to primary school and the transition to junior high school. For the analysis of enrollment, I used the rural component of the 1992 National Sample Survey on the Situation of Chinese Children, a cooperative effort of UNICEF and the Chinese government (see State...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 245–270.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., and books. One scheme, funded by the central government, provides four years of remedial tutoring to select secondary school students to prepare them for gaining entrance into colleges and universities. Although many of these programs started out substantially underfunded, their allocation has increased...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., Volume 41-Number 2, May 2004 nonmanual jobs, but the risk is that students from rural origins, after finishing three years of academic high school, may fail in the National College Entrance Examination and hence have to return to their home villages and work as peasants. Thus, we expect, other things...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 389–404.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., educational, and moral standards for enlistment. Men with health limitations, who do not meet relatively stringent standards for scores on the ASVAB (the basic entrance examination used by the military), who have little education, or who have a felony conviction are not eligible for enlistment. In addition...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 1039–1064.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Dafna Gelbgiser Abstract It is well established that students from different socioeconomic backgrounds attend different colleges, net of their academic preparation. An unintended consequence of these disparities is that in the aggregate, they enhance socioeconomic segregation across institutions...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 311–336.
Published: 07 December 2016
...Charles L. Baum, II Abstract This study examines the effects of college on weight over much of the life cycle. I compare weights for college students with their weights before and after college and with the weights of noncollege peers using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1677–1701.
Published: 30 September 2014
... to 28.2 in 2010. It increased even more among women, rising from age 22.0 to 26.1 (U.S. Census Bureau 2011 ), while the overall share of young adults married by age 30 declined (Cohn et al. 2011 ). Delays in labor market entrance and barriers to advancement, expensive housing, and increasing levels...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 963–987.
Published: 01 November 2010
... to the significance of household demography, life course transitions, and local economic structures as factors facilitating household labor reallocation. First, as expected, a relatively youthful household structure is conducive to innovative economic behavior. Second, household entrances and exits are significant...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 745–773.
Published: 16 February 2017
... of the college-educated labor force (Langdon et al. 2011 ). This finding as well as federal administration efforts to broaden the participation of girls in STEM subjects (i.e., Race to the Top) point to the need for a better understanding of gender peer dynamics at the secondary education level, when...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 521–536.
Published: 01 November 1988
... Individual College Attendance Geographic Mobility Primary Individual References Anderson , M. S. ( 1971 ). Family Structure in Nineteenth Century Lancashire . London : Cambridge University Press . Barrows , R. G. ( 1976 ). Instructions to enumerators for completing the 1900...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 235–257.
Published: 01 May 1984
...- ing has been educationally downgraded: the true educational or skill content of schooling has decreased as college en- rollments burgeoned. Declining scores on college entrance examinations from 1966 to 1980are cited as evidence for this claim. In our view, this charge cannot be reconciled with some...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 1185–1205.
Published: 21 July 2016
.... On the postsecondary level, Francis and Tannuri-Pianto ( 2012 ) found that siblings who identify as black have lower scores on college entrance exams and higher enrollment discontinuity compared with their siblings who identify as white. At least two additional advantages of using twins rather than siblings can...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 337–358.
Published: 19 January 2012
... and economic inequalities and that the country will soon resemble Brazil as a result of racial mixing (Bonilla-Silva 2004 ; Daniel 2006 ; Lee and Bean 2004 ). Interestingly, Brazil seems to be headed in the opposite direction by implementing a quota system for university entrance based on a dichotomous...
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