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Buchmueller says employee wages are hit harder than corporate profits by rising health insurance costs

Davis-Kean et al. link children's self-perceptions to their math and reading achievement

Yang and Mahajan examine how hurricanes impact migration to the US

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PSC community celebrates Violet Elder's retirement from PSC

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Next Brown Bag

Mon, Sept 11, 2017, noon:
Welcoming of Postdoctoral Fellows: Angela Bruns, Karra Greenberg, Sarah Seelye and Emily Treleaven

For profit colleges

For-profit college attendance

5/13/2011 feature story

Using NLSY and BLS data, David Harding examines whether attending a for-profit college increases the likelihood of completing a degree and gaining employment and/or higher earnings. He looks at the characteristics of for-profit college students in comparison to other college students and those who do not attend college, as well as geographic variation in access to for-profit colleges.

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David J. Harding

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