Does It Pay to Attend an Elite Private College?

Evidence from the Senior High School Class of 1980

Published in: Research in Labor Economics, v. 15, 1996, p. 239-271

Posted on RAND.org on December 31, 1995

by Dominic J. Brewer, Ronald G. Ehrenberg

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The purpose of this paper is to determine the payoff to attending colleges of different quality, in the context of a structural model of individual college choice--P. 240.

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