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Feature on PISA Test

A new article from CBCSE Director Henry Levin on the 2015 PISA test is featured on the US News & World Report website.



Praise for MOOCs in Higher Education

MOOCs in Higher Education: Institutional Goals and Paths Forward, by CBCSE Associate Director Fiona Hollands and Devayani Tirthali, was just named by the American Library Association’s Choice magazine as an “Outstanding Academic Title” for 2016.

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Feature on Cost-Effectiveness in Education

A new article from CBCSE Director, Professor Henry M. Levin, is featured in Evidence at the Crossroads, a series by the William T. Grant Foundation.



Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Early Reading Programs

A new CBCSE report has been published by the Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness, Analysis of Early Reading Programs: A Demonstration With Recommendations for Future Research.



Is Competency-Based Education Worth the Investment?

A new article by CBCSE Associate Director, Fiona Hollands, is published in EdSurge.


Quotes from Studies

Education is associated with lower rates of poverty and intra-household benefits such as improved family nutrition (Belfield, 2008).
CENTER FOR BENEFIT-COST STUDIES OF EDUCATION is a research center located at Teachers College, Columbia University