Ep. 261 – Sept. 26, 2022 – Busing Boosts Integration But Not Learning, College-Going, Study Finds

A Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Parag A. Pathak, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss Pathak’s recent working paper, which investigates the effects of busing on integration, achievement, and college enrollment.

“Still Worth the Trip? School Busing Effects in Boston and New York,” co-written with Joshua Angrist, Guthrie Gray-Lobe, and Clemence M. Idoux, is available now.

https://www.nber.org/papers/w30308

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