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ERIC Number: EJ583643
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-7757
University Admissions Policy in a Developing Country: Evidence from the University of the West Indies.
Handa, Sudhanshu; Gordon, Peter-John
Economics of Education Review, v18 n2 p279-89 Apr 1999
Critically analyzes the University of West Indies' admissions policy of increasing the share of undergraduate part-time students. Data on student grades in first-year social-science courses shows that part-time students are significantly more likely to fail these courses, due to lower motivation and greater time constraints. (10 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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