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Author: Deborah Wilson
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The Dynamics of School Attainment of England's Ethnic Minorities
Deborah Wilson, Simon Burgess and Adam Briggs
We exploit a universe dataset of state school students in England with linked test score records to document the evolution of attainment through school for different ethnic groups. The analysis yields a number of strikin...Read more...
Parallel lives? Ethnic segregation in schools and neighbourhoods
Simon Burgess, Deborah Wilson and Ruth Lupton
We provide evidence on the extent of ethnic segregation experienced by children across secondary schools and neighbourhoods (wards). Using 2001 Schools Census and Population Census data we employ the indices of dissimila...Read more...
Ethnic Segretation in England's Schools
Simon Burgess and Deborah Wilson
We document ethnic segregation in secondary schools in England in 2001 in order to contribute to the debate on the degree of ethnic group social integration. We use indices of dissimilarity and isolation to compare the p...Read more...