Author: Card, David, & Rothstein, Jesse

Title: Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap

University Affiliation: University of California Berkeley, Princeton University

Email: card@econ.berkeley.edu; jrothst@princeton.edu

Research Question: Relate the achievement gap between Black and White students in a city to differences in their exposure to black peers in neighborhoods and schools.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: NBER -National Bureau of Economics

Journal Entry: NBER WorkingPaper #12078

Year: 2006

Findings:

Scholarship Type Institutional Report

Keywords: Achievement Gap, Neighborhood, Peer Effects, Racial Composition, Segregation

Regions National

Methodologies: Quantitative

Research Designs: Survey

Method of Analysis: Regression

Sampling Frame: National

Sample Types: Random

Unit of Analysis: Student

Data Types: Quantitative-Cross Sectional

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