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August 2013Looking Beyond Enrollment: The Causal Effect of Need-Based Grants on College Access, Persistence, and Graduation
with Benjamin L. Castleman: w19306
September 2009The Role of Simplification and Information in College Decisions: Results from the H&R Block FAFSA Experiment
with Eric P. Bettinger, Philip Oreopoulos, Lisa Sanbonmatsu: w15361

Published: Role of Information and Simplification in Access The FAFSA Experiment Bettinger, Eric, B. T. Long, Philip Oreopoulos, and Lisa Sanbonmatsu. (2012) “The Role of Application Assistance and Information in College Decisions: Results from the H&R Block FAFSA Experiment.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 127(3).

August 2009Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition
with John Bound, Brad Hershbein: w15272

Published: John Bound & Brad Hershbein & Bridget Terry Long, 2009. "Playing the Admissions Game: Student Reactions to Increasing College Competition," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 23(4), pages 119-46, Fall.

September 2008Do Community Colleges provide a Viable Pathway to a Baccalaureate Degree?
with Michal Kurlaender: w14367

Published: Long, B. T. and Michal Kurlaender. (2009) “Do Community Colleges provide a Viable Pathway to a Baccalaureate Degree?” Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis 31(1): 30-53.

July 2008The Impact of Postsecondary Remediation Using a Regression Discontinuity Approach: Addressing Endogenous Sorting and Noncompliance
with Juan Carlos Calcagno: w14194
April 2007Does Female Schooling Reduce Fertility? Evidence from Nigeria
with Una Okonkwo Osili: w13070

Published: Osili, Una Okonkwo and B. T. Long. “Does Female Schooling Reduce Fertility? Evidence from Nigeria.” Journal of Development Economics 87, 1 (2008): 57‐75.

May 2005Addressing the Needs of Under-Prepared Students in Higher Education: Does College Remediation Work?
with Eric P. Bettinger: w11325

Published: Eric P. Bettinger & Bridget Terry Long, 2009. "Addressing the Needs of Underprepared Students in Higher Education: Does College Remediation Work?," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 44(3).

March 2004Shape Up or Ship Out: The Effects of Remediation on Students at Four-Year Colleges
with Eric Bettinger: w10369
Do College Instructors Matter? The Effects of Adjuncts and Graduate Assistants on Students' Interests and Success
with Eric Bettinger: w10370
May 2003Does the Format of a Financial Aid Program Matter? The Effect of State In-Kind Tuition Subsidies
w9720

Published: Bridget Terry Long, 2004. "Does the Format of a Financial Aid Program Matter? The Effect of State In-Kind Tuition Subsidies," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 86(3), pages 767-782, August.

March 2003The Impact of Federal Tax Credits for Higher Education Expenses
w9553

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January 1999Explaining Rising Income and wage Inequality Among the College Educated
with Caroline M. Hoxby: w6873

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