Does Living Closer to a University Increase Educational Attainment? A Longitudinal Study of Aspirations, University Entry, and Elite University Enrolment of Australian Youth.

@article{Parker2016DoesLC,
  title={Does Living Closer to a University Increase Educational Attainment? A Longitudinal Study of Aspirations, University Entry, and Elite University Enrolment of Australian Youth.},
  author={Philip D Parker and John Jerrim and Jake Anders and Thomas Astell-Burt},
  journal={Journal of youth and adolescence},
  year={2016},
  volume={45 6},
  pages={1156-75}
}
Geography remains a critical factor that shapes the development of aspirations, attainment, and choice in young people. We focus on the role of geography on university entry and aspirations due to the increasing requirement in society for a higher education qualification for access to prestigious positions in society. Using a large representative… CONTINUE READING