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ENTRY INTO UNIVERSITY : ARE THE CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS DISADVANTAGED ?

@inproceedings{L2009ENTRYIU,
  title={ENTRY INTO UNIVERSITY : ARE THE CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS DISADVANTAGED ?},
  author={A. T. L{\^e}},
  year={2009}
}
  • A. T. Lê
  • Published 2009
  • The failure or success of students at school can have important impacts on their future studies and labour market outcomes. Furthermore, school performance of the children of immigrants can inform on their adjustment or disadvantage (if any) in the country of destination. This paper examines the tertiary entrance scores of children with migrant parents (firstand second-generations Australians) and children with Australian-born parents. It shows that the tertiary entrance scores do not differ… CONTINUE READING
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