What is the role of schools’ resources in mediating the effects of family SES on students’ postsecondary destinations?
Extends previous research regarding gender differences in the effect of peer SES on reading and math scores among 4th grade Chicago Public School students
This study examines parents’ demand for sending their children to a public school located outside their residential school district.
Evaluating the Role of Brown vs. Board of Education in School Equalization, Desegregation and the Income of African Americans
Discuss a framework for evaluating the effect of Brown on the welfare of African Americans in the labor market.
Separate But Not Yet Equal: The Relation Between School Finance Adequacy Litigation and African American Student Achievement
Extent to which adequacy litigations functions as a means of narrowing the achievement gap.
Understand student achievement in public schools in majority black suburbs
Impact of school composition and school resources on student achievement growth.
The impact of METCO (long-running desegregation program) on receiving districts.
Outline current disparities in educational access and illustrate relationships among race, educational resources, and student achievement.
Opportunity at the Crossroads: Racial Inequality, School Segregation, and Higher Education in California
Underrepresentation of African American and Latino high school graduates among students qualified for admission to California’s public, baccalaureate.
Analyzes variations in spending and achievement among 89 public elementary schools.
Examination of race and class segregation within one urban school district prior to and then after integration plans were dismantled.
1) What is the prevalence and effects of Chicano segregation?
2) What is the history of Chicano segregation and racism towards Chicanos?
3) What are the contemporary issues in Chicano segregation? 4) What has been or can be done to integrate Chicano students?
New and better design for research on the net achievement effects of poor school funding and child poverty in America.
Examines the Kansas City desegregation plan
Analysis of school reform in the US.
Analyzes racial disparities in school quality since the 1950s and the implications of differential school quality for labor market outcomes (wage gap)