- "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
Tag Archives: Parag Pathak
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.
You may remember that the small high school movement was all the rage a few years back. Enthusiasm has waned some due to a lack of evidence that small schools outperform larger schools. Atila Abdulkadiroğlu, Weiwei Hu, and Parag A. … Continue reading
“Explaining charter school effectiveness” is the title of newly published work by Angrist, Pathak, and Walters. The general evidence on charter schools is that on average they’re neither better nor worse than other public schools. What A., P., & W. … Continue reading