Session 25:
Demography of Educational Attainment

Thursday, April 15
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Cumberland K
Exhibition Level

Chair: Megan Andrew, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Eric Grodsky, University of California, Davis

  1. Women’s Education, International Migration and the Educational Attainment of the Next Generation: The Tale of Two CountriesKate H. Choi, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Credit Constraints and the Racial Gap in Post-Secondary Education in South AfricaDavid Lam, University of Michigan; Cally Ardington, University of Cape Town; Nicola Branson, University of Cape Town; Kendra Goostrey, University of Michigan; Murray Leibbrandt, University of Cape Town

  3. Is the Demographic Dividend in Fact an Education Dividend?Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Jesus Crespo Cuaresma, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Warren C. Sanderson, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  4. The Educational Returns to Immigrant Youth Participation in After-School ActivitiesDina G. Okamoto, University of California, Davis; Cassie Hartzog, University of California, Davis; Daniel Herda, University of California, Davis

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