Author: Liu, Ge, & Carbonaro, William

Title: Friendship Networks and Racial/Ethnic Differences in Academic Outcomes

University Affiliation: University of Notre Dame

Email: William.Carbonaro.1@nd.edu

Research Question: What is the effect of racial and achievement composition on two peer group characteristics both at the school and at friendship network levels?

Published: No

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: N/A

Journal Entry: Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting

Year: 2008

Findings:

Scholarship Type Unpublished Research

Keywords: Academic Achievement, Friendships, High School, Math, Peer Effects, Science, Vocabulary

Regions National

Methodologies: Quantitative

Research Designs: Secondary Survey Data

Method of Analysis: Multilevel Models

Sampling Frame: 7th to 12th graders

Sample Types: Random

Unit of Analysis: School, Student

Data Types: Quantitative-Longitudinal

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