Can Admissions Percent Plans Lead to Better Collegiate Fit for Minority Students?

Why do so many students mismatch when choosing a college? A plausible hypothesis is a lack of information about the likelihood of admission. This study contributes to the literature on mismatch by testing whether public university automatic admissions policies mitigate academic undermatch and promot...

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Volume: 9598
Main Author: Cortes, Kalena E
Lincove, Jane Arnold
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2015
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 9598
Data of publication: 2015
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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