Session 106:
Educational Experiences of Immigrant Youth

Friday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Salon L
Level 5

Chair: Chandra Muller, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Calvin Goldscheider, Brown University

  1. Why Educational Attainment is Lower among Children of Immigrants in Denmark: A Dynamic Analysis of Educational ProgressionBjorg Colding, Institute of Local Government Studies - Denmark

  2. School Enrollment of Recently Arrived Immigrant Youth: A Reflection of Educational Progress before MigrationRichard A. Fry, Pew Research Center

  3. Making it in America: High School and GED Completion among Immigrant YouthKrista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Dohoon Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Ethnic Segregation and Educational Outcomes in Swedish Comprehensive Schools: A Multilevel AnalysisRyszard Szulkin, Stockholm University; Jan O. Jonsson, Swedish Institute for Social Research

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