The Long Run Impacts of Merit Aid: Evidence from California's Cal Grant
NBER Working Paper No. 22347
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We thank Ariella Kahn-Lang for superb research assistance, Nicholas Turner for assistance with the federal student aid data, and the staff of the California Student Aid Commission for providing the data access and institutional knowledge that made this project possible. Helpful comments and suggestions were provided by participants at the following conferences and presentations: NBER Public Economics, National Tax Association, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Williams College, Association of Public Policy and Management, Association for Education, Finance, and Policy. Eric Bettinger and Oded Gurantz thank the Spencer Foundation for financial support. Eric Bettinger, Oded Gurantz and Bruce Sacerdote thank the Smith Richardson Foundation for financial support and acknowledge support by grant #R305B090016 from the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences. The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the policy of the U.S. Department of the Treasury or the National Bureau of Economic Research.