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ERIC Number: EJ616005
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-166X
Neighborhood Attributes as Determinants of Children's Outcomes. How Robust Are the Relationships?
Ginther, Donna; Haveman, Robert; Wolfe, Barbara
Journal of Human Resources, v35 n4 p603-42 Fall 2000
Data on 2,600 children over 21 years were examined for high school graduation, years of schooling completed, teen childbearing, and neighborhood variables (household incomes, race, high school dropouts, female-headed families, unemployment rate). Although neighborhood characteristics may affect outcomes, reliability of estimates of their impact may depend on how family background is characterized in models. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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