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ERIC Number: EJ583009
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1245
Effectiveness of School Choice: The Milwaukee Experiment.
Greene, Jay P.; Peterson, Paul E.; Du, Jiangtao
Education and Urban Society, v31 n2 p190-213 Feb 1999
Evaluated the success of the publicly funded school-voucher program in Milwaukee (Wisconsin) using data for 592 students. The Milwaukee experience suggests that privatization in education may result in efficiency gains. Given a choice between public and private schools, Milwaukee parents chose the option best suited for their children. Discusses reasons for program success. Contains 72 references. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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