The intended and unintended impacts of a merit-based financial aid program for the poor : the case of ser pilo paga

We study a recent merit-based financial program for the poor in Colombia. We exploit sharp eligibility rules in household wealth and standardized test scores to identify the causal effect of financial aid on postsecondary enrollment and academic performance. We find large positive effects on postsec...

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Autores Principales: Londoño Vélez, Juliana, Rodríguez Orgales, Catherine, Sánchez Torres, Fabio José
Formato: Desconocido (Unknown)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad de los Andes, Facultad de Economía, CEDE 2018
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Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/1992/8679