- "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.
Do we have to fix neighborhoods to get better education for poor kids? Let’s hope not. There’s strong evidence that better neighborhoods don’t improve educational outcomes if the better neighborhoods don’t also have better schools. Roland Fryer and Lawrence Katz … Continue reading