Saturday, June 9 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Room E0.12

Session 1147:
Educational Achievement and Social Mobility

Chair: Gustavo De Santis, University of Florence

  1. The relationship between immigrant student concentration and student dropout of native and immigrant students Carla Haelermans, Maastricht University; Marieke Heers, FORS;

  2. Graduate Mobility and Brain Gaining Capacity. an Analysis of in- and out-Migration of Talents Among Italian Regions Roberto Impicciatore, University of Bologna; Francesca Tosi, University of Bologna; Rosella Rettaroli, University of Bologna;

  3. Public Vs Private? Examining Differences in Parental Resources and Kindergarten Children’s School Readiness in Ghana Luca Maria Pesando, University of Pennsylvania; Sharon Wolf, University of Pennsylvania; Jere R. Behrman, University of Pennsylvania; Edward Tsinigo, Innovations for Poverty Action; J. Lawrence Aber, New York University;

  4. Mental Health Problems and Academic Achievement: Evidence from the Young HUNT Study Miriam Evensen, Norwegian Institute of Public Health;

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