Session 142:
Contextual and Network Influences on Educational Outcomes

Friday, May 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Suffolk
3rd Floor

Discussant: Alexandra Killewald, Harvard University
Chair: Xi Song, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. The Long-Run Impact of Immigrant Classmates on Educational Outcomes in Egalitarian NorwayAre Skeie Hermansen, University of Oslo; Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund, University of Oslo

  2. Contextual Effects on Educational Attainment in Individualized Neighborhoods; Differences across Gender and Social ClassEva K. Andersson, Stockholm University; Bo Malmberg, Stockholm University

  3. The Role of Place in Selective College AdmissionsKerstin Gentsch, Princeton University

  4. Social Networks and College ChoiceSean C. Lewis-Faupel, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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