Admission Policy in Contemporary Russia: Recent Changes, Expected Outcomes, and Potential Winners
NY: Peter Lang, 2015
, , Экономическая политика 2016 Т. 11 № 5 С. 68-91
The article models the competition of high school graduates for state-financed admission to the prestigious universities and analyze the impact of admission policy design on students’ choice. Under limited supply, the admission is based on the applicants’ rating composed on the basis of the Unified State Exam (USE) results, academic olimpics and other achievements. High ...
Added: November 25, 2016
Family Background and School Choice in Cities of Russia and Estonia: Selective Agenda of the Soviet Past and Present
, , et al., Studies of Transition States and Societies 2016 Vol. 8 No. 3 P. 5-28
In this article, we demonstrate the size of family background eff ects in various regions of Russia and Estonia, concentrating on urban and rural diff erences, addressing the idea that the family background effect is moderated by school level admission policies. Having common path-dependent educational institutions from the communist period, the countries diff er in ...
Added: December 4, 2016