Session 142:
Educational Trends and Trajectories

Friday, May 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Richard B
Level 5

Chair: Thomas J. Espenshade, Princeton University
Discussant: Margarita A. Mooney, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Why Not Science? Career Choices of Talented AmericansYu Xie, University of Michigan; Alexandra Achen, University of Michigan

  2. Education Reversal: Attainment Trends in the United StatesMariah Evans, University of Nevada, Reno; Nate Breznau, University of Nevada, Reno; Jennifer Lowman, University of Nevada, Reno; Thomas Harris, University of Nevada, Reno

  3. Demographic Dynamics and Educational Inequality in MexicoSilvia Giorguli-Saucedo, El Colegio de México; Eunice D. Vargas Valle, University of Texas at Austin; Viviana Salinas, University of Texas at Austin; Celia Hubert, Secretaría de Educación Pública en México; Joseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Health and Educational Trajectories in Elementary School for Racial and Ethnic Minority ChildrenCarolina Milesi, University of Chicago; Aly Turner, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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