CAPSEE at the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM) 2013 Fall Conference

Several CAPSEE researchers presented research findings at the 2013 APPAM conference.

The Causal Effect of Federal Work-Study on Student Outcomes in the Ohio Public University System

Date: November 7, 2013


Adela Soliz, Harvard University and CAPSEE

Bridget Long, Harvard University and CAPSEE

Community Colleges and Workforce Development During the Great Recession: Evidence From California

Date: November 7, 2013


Ann Stevens, University of California, Davis, and CAPSEE

Michal Kurlaender, University of California, Davis, and CAPSEE

Michel Grosz, University of California, Davis, and CAPSEE

Labor Market Returns to Community College Student Pathways

Date: November 8, 2013

In this CAPSEE session, researchers presented a set of studies that use longitudinal course transcript data tied to wage records from four states to estimate the labor market returns to various community college pathways, including short- and long-term certificates, associate degrees, and transfer to the private sector and to four-year schools.

This session included the following presentations:

  • Estimating the Returns to Short-Term and Long-Term Certificates
  • The Returns To Course Credits, Certificates and Degrees: Evidence from Michigan’s Community Colleges
  • The Labor Market Returns to For-Profit Education: Evidence from Students Who Started in Community College

Clive Belfield, Queens College, City University of New York, and CAPSEE

Susan Dynarski, University of Michigan and CAPSEE

Brian Jacob, University of Michigan and CAPSEE

Daniel Kreisman, University of Michigan and CAPSEE

Vivian Yuen Ting Liu, CCRC and CAPSEE

Madeline Joy Weiss, CCRC and CAPSEE


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