Recruit to Reject? Harvard and African American Applicants
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Peter Arcidiacono served as an expert witness for Students for Fair Admissions, Inc. (SFFA) in the SFFA v. Harvard case. SFFA is not funding his work on this paper. Josh Kinsler worked as a consultant for SFFA in the SFFA v. Harvard case. SFFA is not funding his work on this paper. The views expressed and conclusions reached in this paper are those of the authors; they do not purport to reflect the views of SFFA. To the extent this paper relies on records from the SFFA v. Harvard case, it relies solely on the public records from the case. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.