Region Focus

Spring 2007

Academic Alternatives

The theory of school choice sounds great, but it remains controversial. Now, evidence from programs like the one in Milwaukee is beginning to move the discussion from the theoretical to the practical
By Doug Campbell

Related Links

"Are Voucher Schools Putting the Squeeze on MPS?" Public Policy Forum Research Brief, February 2007, vol. 95, no. 1.

Hanushek, Eric A. "Choice, Charters, and Public School Competition." Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Economic Commentary, March 15, 2006.

Witte, John F., Troy D. Sterr, and Christopher A. Thorn. "Fifth-Year Report: Milwaukee Parental Choice Program." Department of Political Science and The Robert M. La Follette Institute of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Madison, December 1995.

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