- "What Freakonomics did in raising our collective economic literacy, this book does for the economics of schooling." -Kate Walsh, President, National Council on Teacher Quality
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Welcome to the Profit of Education website. Continuing the conversation begun in the book Profit of Education, we discuss the latest economic evidence on education reform.
School Accountability, Postsecondary Attainment and Earnings offers some decidedly mixed evidence on the long-run effects of school accountability programs. David Deming, Sarah Cohodes, Jennifer Jennings, and Christopher Jencks looked at Texas’ school accountability program in the 1990s. They then tracked students in … Continue reading