NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

NBER Publications by Susan Dynarski

Contact and additional information for this authorAll NBER papers and publicationsNBER Working Papers onlyInformation about this author at RePEc

Working Papers and Chapters

October 2013The Missing Manual: Using National Student Clearinghouse Data to Track Postsecondary Outcomes
with Susan M. Dynarski, Steven W. Hemelt, Joshua M. Hyman: w19552
July 2013Stand and Deliver: Effects of Boston's Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice
with Joshua D. Angrist, Sarah R. Cohodes, Susan M. Dynarski, Parag A. Pathak, Christopher R. Walters: w19275
January 2013Financial Aid Policy: Lessons from Research
with Susan Dynarski, Judith Scott-Clayton: w18710

Published: chapter in The Future of Children, Vol. 23, No. 1 (Spring 2013).

Simplifying Tax Incentives and Aid for College: Progress and Prospects
with Susan Dynarski, Judith Scott-Clayton, Mark Wiederspan: w18707

Published: Simplifying Tax Incentives and Aid for College: Progress and Prospects, Susan Dynarski, Judith Scott-Clayton, Mark Wiederspan. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 27, Brown. 2013

Simplifying Tax Incentives and Aid for College: Progress and Prospects
with Susan Dynarski, Judith Scott-Clayton, Mark Wiederspan
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 27, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
February 2012Student Aid Simplification: Looking Back and Looking Ahead
with Susan Dynarski, Mark Wiederspan: w17834

Published: “Student Aid Simplification: Looking Back and Looking Ahead.” 2012. National Tax Journal 65:1, pp. 211-234. Co-author: Mark Wiederspan.

December 2011Gains and Gaps: Changing Inequality in U.S. College Entry and Completion
with Martha J. Bailey, Susan M. Dynarski: w17633

Published: “Inequality in Postsecondary Education” (with Susan Dynarski). In G.J. Duncan and R.J. Murnane (eds.), Whither Opportunity? Rising Inequality, Schools, and Children’s Life Chances. (Russell Sage: New York, New York, September 2011).  Featured in the May 2012 NBER Digest (http://www.nber.org/digest/may12/may12.pdf).

October 2011Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Childhood Investments on Postsecondary Attainment and Degree Completion
with Susan Dynarski, Joshua M. Hyman, Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach: w17533

Published: Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Childhood Investments on Postsecondary Attainment and Degree Completion (with Joshua Hyman and Diane Schanzenbach). 2013. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 32:4, pp. 692-717 (lead article). Ray Vernon Memorial Prize for best paper in JPAM.

August 2010College Aid
with David Deming, Susan Dynarski
in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, Phillip B. Levine and David J. Zimmerman, editors
February 2010Who Benefits from KIPP?
with Joshua D. Angrist, Susan M. Dynarski, Thomas J. Kane, Parag A. Pathak, Christopher R. Walters: w15740

Published: Joshua D. Angrist & Susan M. Dynarski & Thomas J. Kane & Parag A. Pathak & Christopher R. Walters, 2012. "Who Benefits from KIPP?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 31(4), pages 837-860, 09. citation courtesy of

November 2009Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools: Evidence from Boston's Charters and Pilots
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Joshua Angrist, Susan Dynarski, Thomas J. Kane, Parag Pathak: w15549

Published: Atila Abdulkadiroğlu & Joshua D. Angrist & Susan M. Dynarski & Thomas J. Kane & Parag A. Pathak, 2011. "Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools: Evidence from Boston's Charters And Pilots," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 126(2), pages 699-748. citation courtesy of

October 2009Cheaper By the Dozen: Using Sibling Discounts at Catholic Schools to Estimate the Price Elasticity of Private School Attendance
with Susan Dynarski, Jonathan Gruber, Danielle Li: w15461
September 2009Into College, Out of Poverty? Policies to Increase the Postsecondary Attainment of the Poor
with David Deming, Susan Dynarski: w15387

Published: College Aid, David Deming, Susan Dynarski. in Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, Levine and Zimmerman. 2010

July 2008Complexity and Targeting in Federal Student Aid: A Quantitative Analysis
with Susan M. Dynarski, Judith E. Scott-Clayton
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 22, James M. Poterba, editor
June 2008The Lengthening of Childhood
with David Deming, Susan Dynarski: w14124

Published: David Deming & Susan Dynarski, 2008. "The Lengthening of Childhood," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 22(3), pages 71-92, Summer. citation courtesy of

February 2008Complexity and Targeting in Federal Student Aid: A Quantitative Analysis
with Susan Dynarski, Judith E. Scott-Clayton: w13801

Published: Complexity and Targeting in Federal Student Aid: A Quantitative Analysis, Susan M. Dynarski, Judith E. Scott-Clayton. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 22, Poterba. 2008

May 2006The Cost of Complexity in Federal Student Aid: Lessons from Optimal Tax Theory and Behavioral Economics
with Susan M. Dynarski, Judith E. Scott-Clayton: w12227

Published: Dynarski, Susan M. and Judith E. Scott-Clayton. "The Cost Of Complexity In Federal Student Aid: Lessons From Optimal Tax Theory And Behavioral Economics," National Tax Journal, 2006, v59(2,Jun), 319-356.

September 2005Building the Stock of College-Educated Labor
w11604

Published: Susan Dynarski, 2008. "Building the Stock of College-Educated Labor," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 43(3), pages 576-610. citation courtesy of

September 2004The New Merit Aid
in College Choices: The Economics of Where to Go, When to Go, and How to Pay For It, Caroline M. Hoxby, editor
August 2004Tax Policy and Education Policy: Collision or Coordination? A Case Study of the 529 and Coverdell Saving Incentives
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 18, James Poterba, editor
May 2004Who Benefits from the Education Saving Incentives? Income, Educational Expectations, and the Value of the 529 and Coverdell
w10470

Published: Dynarski, Susan. "Who Benefits From The Education Saving Incentives? Income, Educational Expectations And The Value Of The 529 And Overdell," National Tax Journal, 2004, v57(2,Jun), 359-383.

March 2004Tax Policy and Education Policy: Collision or Coordination? A Case Study of the 529 and Coverdell Saving Incentives
w10357

Published:

December 2002The Consequences of Merit Aid
w9400
June 2000Hope for Whom? Financial Aid for the Middle Class and Its Impact on College Attendance
w7756

Published: Published as "Hope for Whom? Financial Aid for the Middle Class and Its Impact on College Attendance," National Tax Journal 53:3 (September 2000), pp. 629- 661.

November 1999Does Aid Matter? Measuring the Effect of Student Aid on College Attendance and Completion
w7422

Published: Dynarski, Susan M. "Does Aid Matter? Measuring The Effect Of Student Aid On College Attendance And Completion," American Economic Review, 2003, v93(1,Mar), 279-288. citation courtesy of

Contact and additional information for this authorAll NBER papers and publicationsNBER Working Papers onlyInformation about this author at RePEc

 
Publications
Activities
Meetings
NBER Videos
Data
People
About

Support
National Bureau of Economic Research, 1050 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138; 617-868-3900; email: info@nber.org

Contact Us