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Affirmative Action

Peter Arcidiacono and Anne C. Gielen

  1. Original article

    Percent plans, automatic admissions, and college outcomes

    Access to selective universities is highly coveted because of the perception that attending one provides opportunities otherwise difficult to obtain. To broaden access to the state’s flagship universities in a...

    Lindsay Daugherty, Paco Martorell and Isaac McFarlin Jr

    IZA Journal of Labor Economics 2014 3:10

    Published on: 22 October 2014

  2. Original article

    Affirmative action and university fit: evidence from Proposition 209

    Proposition 209 banned the use of racial preferences in admissions at public colleges in California. We analyze unique data for all applicants and enrollees within the University of California (UC) system befo...

    Peter Arcidiacono, Esteban Aucejo, Patrick Coate and V Joseph Hotz

    IZA Journal of Labor Economics 2014 3:7

    Published on: 15 September 2014