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Caroline M. Hoxby is the Scott and Donya Bommer Professor of Economics at Stanford University and a Senior Fellow of the Hoover Institution and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. Her research spans the field of education economics, including K-12 as well as college. She has been an NBER affiliate since 1994.

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In the 1970s, court orders to integrate schools led many US cities to bus students far from home. Though court-mandated busing has disappeared, many urban...
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In 2019, Americans with a four-year college degree had six years greater life expectancy at age 25 than those without a degree. These educational...
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Pass rates on spring 2021 math and English tests fell among students in all types of learning environments, but the decline was greatest in districts...
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