WORKING PAPERS

2009

"Stymied Mobility or Temporary Lull? Intergenerational Discontinuities in Hispanic College Destinations." 

      Sigal Alon and Marta Tienda

      Presented at PAA Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, April 2006

      Last updated: February 2009

 

 

"Minority Higher Education Pipeline: Consequences of Changes in College Admissions Policy in Texas"

       Angel Harris and Marta Tienda

       Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

       Last updated: February 2009 

 

 

"Those Who Choose and Those Who Don't: Social Background and College Orientation"

       Eric Grodsky and Catherine Riegle-Crumb

       Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

       Last updated: February 2009 

 

"Policy Transparency and College Enrollment: Did the Texas Top 10% Law Broaden Access to the Public Flagships?"

      Mark C. Long, Victor Saenz, and Marta Tienda

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: February 2009  

 

"Ethnoracial Segregation and College Choice: Revisiting the Perpetuation of Segregation Hypothesis"    

      Donnell Butler

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: February 2009 

 

"Race and Ethnic Differences in College Achievement: Does High School Attended Matter?"

      Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: February 2009

 

"Race and Gender Differences in College Major Choice"

      Lisa Dickson

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: February 2009  

 

"Ethnicity, Citizenship, and In-State Residence: Analyses of Postsecondary Admission and Choices of Major after In-State Tuition for Undocumented"

      Milagros Nores

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: January 2009  

 

"Academic Outcomes and Texas's Top 10% Law"

      Eric Furstenberg

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: January 2009 

 

"Why are Men Falling Behind? Explanations for the Gender Gap in College Outcomes"

      Dylan Conger and Mark C. Long

      Manuscript prepared for ANNALS special issue

      Last updated: February 2009 

 

 

2008

"High School Peer Networks and College Success: Lessons from Texas"

      Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda

      Last updated: December 2008  

 

"College Quality and the Texas Top 10% Plan: Implications for Minority Students"

      Kalena E. Cortes

      Last updated: September 2008
 

 

"Students Left Behind: Validating 10th and 12th Grade Persistence Rates in Texas Public High Schools"

      Thurston Domina, Bonnie Ghosh-Dastidar, and Marta Tienda

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: September 2008  

 

 

"Hispanics in Higher Education and the Texas Top Ten Percent Law"

      Angel Harris and Marta Tienda

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: August 2008   

 

"Quality and Inequality on the Pathway to Teaching Mathematics and Science in Texas"

      Marcy Wallace

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: August 2008 

 

"Psychosocial Determinants and Consequences of College Attendance"

      Rachelle L. Brooks and Michelle Van Noy

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: August 2008  

 

"College-Bound Friends: A Study of Racial and Ethnic Differences"

      Steven Alvarado and Ruth N. Lopez-Turley

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: August 2008 

 

"High School Quality, Race, and College Achievement"

      Rodney Andrews

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008  

      Last updated: August 2008

 

"Foreign Students at Four Texas Universities: How Selective are They?"

      Jayanti Owens

      Presented at THEOP Research Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2008

      Last updated: August 2008 

 

"Unanticipated Educational Consequences of a Positive Parent-Child Relationship"

      Ruth N. Lopez Turley and Matthew Desmond

      Last updated: August 2008   

 

 

Minority Student Academic Performance under the Uniform Admission Law: Evidence from the University of Texas at Austin"

      Sunny X. Niu and Marta Tienda

      Presented at AERA Annual Meeting in New York, April 2008

      Last updated: June 2008

 

"Changes in Texas Universities' Applicant Pools after the Hopwood Decision"

      Mark C. Long and Marta Tienda

      Presented at AERA Annual Meeting in New York, April 2008

      Last updated: April 2008

 

"Missing in Application: The Texas Top 10% Law and Campus Socioeconomic Diversity"

      Dawn Koffman and Marta Tienda

      Presented at AERA Annual Meeting in New York, April 2008

      Last updated: April 2008

 

 

2007

"Minority Enrollments at Public Universities of Diverse Selectivity Levels under Different Admission Regimes: The Case of Texas "

      Mariana Alfonso and Juan Carlos Calcagno

      October 2007  

 

"College Choice and the Texas Top 10% Law: A Regression Discontinuity Approach."

      Sunny Xinchun Niu and Marta Tienda

      Presented at PAA Annual Meeting, New York, April 2007

      April 2007 

 

"More Girls Go to College: Academic and Social Factors Behind the Female Postsecondary Advantage"

      Catherine Riegle-Crumb

 

"Intersecting Inequities: Examining the Impact of Early High School Experiences on College Admissions through the Texas Higher Education Opportunity Project";

      Frances R. Spielhagen

      2007

 

 

2006

"Peer Influences on College Choices: New Evidence from Texas."

      Jason Fletcher

      December 2006

 

"Investigating Nonresponse Bias: An Analysis of Early, Mid and Late Responders"

      Julie Paasche and Robert Santos

      May 2006

 

"Replacement or Reinforcement? The Role of Parental Educational Attributes on High School Student Contact with Counselors"

      Michelle Bellessa Frost

      February 2006

 

 

2003-2005

"Texas Studentsí Knowledge of University Admissions Policies and Standards: Do High School Counselors Matter?"

      Michelle Bellessa Frost

      July 2005

 

"College Attendance and the Texas Top 10 Percent Law: Permanent Contagion or Transitory Promise?" View PDF

      Marta Tienda, Kalena Cortes, and Sunny Niu

      October 2003

 

"Closing the Gap?: Admissions and Enrollments at the Texas Public Flagships Before and After Affirmative Action" View PDF

      Marta Tienda, Kevin T. Leicht, Teresa Sullivan, Michael Maltese, and Kim Lloyd

      January 2003

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

"Amicus Brief of Social Scientists in Support of the University of Michigan" View PDF

      Glenn Loury, Nathan Glazer, John Kain, Thomas Kane, Douglas Massey, Marta Tienda, and Brian 

      Bucks

 

"Longhorn and Century Scholars Program" View PDF

      Marta Tienda and Kim Lloyd

 

"Basing College Admission on High School Class Rank" View PDF

      Thomas J. Kane

 

"Minority Student Pipelines Before and After the Challenges to Affirmative Action" View PDF

      Kevin T. Leicht and Teresa A. Sullivan

 

 

 

 

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