Eric Bettinger

Eric   Bettinger
Associate Professor (by courtesy), Economics
Contact Info
EricBettinger
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education
Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
Academic Area: 
Economics

Research Statement

Dr. Bettinger's current research focuses on factors that improve students' access to and success in college. Some of these factors include the role of teacher characteristics and class sizes in college, the role of need-based financial aid, and the complexity of the college application process. Bettinger has also conducted significant research on the effects of financial incentives for students and on the effects of voucher programs on both academic and non-academic outcomes of participating students.

Publications

Journal Articles

Rachel Baker, Eric Bettinger, Brian Jacob, Ioana Marinescu. Economics of Education Review. August 2018, Vol. 65, Pages 18-30.
Eric Bettinger, Sten Ludvigsen, Mari Rege, Ingeborg F. Solli. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. February 2018, Vol. 146, Pages 1-15.
Eric Bettinger, Lindsay Fox, Susanna Loeb, Eric S. Taylor. American Economic Review. September 2017, Vol. 107, Issue 9, Pages 2855-75.
Eric Bettinger, Christopher Doss, Susanna Loeb, Aaron Rogers, Eric Taylor. Economics of Education Review. June 2017, Vol. 58, Pages 68-85.
Eric Bettinger, Jing Liu, Susanna Loeb. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. June 27, 2016, Vol. 35, Issue 4, Pages 932-954.
Eric Bettinger, Bridget Terry Long, Eric S. Taylor. Economics of Education Review. June 2016, Vol. 52, Pages 63-76.

Teaching

Degree Courses

2018-19

(Same as EDUC 347) Topics: the worth of college and graduate degrees, and the utilization of highly educated graduates; faculty labor markets, careers, and workload; costs and pricing; discounting, merit aid, and access to higher education;...

2017-18

(Same as EDUC 347) Topics: the worth of college and graduate degrees, and the utilization of highly educated graduates; faculty labor markets, careers, and workload; costs and pricing; discounting, merit aid, and access to higher education;...

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