Match or Mismatch? Automatic Admissions and College Preferences of Low- and High-Income Students

We examine the role of information in college matching behavior of low- and high-income students, exploiting a state automatic admissions policy that provides some students with perfect a priori certainty of college admissions. We find that admissions certainty encourages college-ready low-income st...

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Volume: 41
Main Author: Cortes, Kalena E
Lincove , Jane Arnold
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Higher Education
Postsecondary Education
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA SAGE Publications 01.03.2019
SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC
published in: Educational evaluation and policy analysis Vol. 41; no. 1; pp. 98 - 123
ORCID: 0000-0001-6656-8537
Data of publication: 20190300
ISSN: 0162-3737
1935-1062
EISSN: 1935-1062
Discipline: Education
Subjects:
FIT
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