he impact of fiscal incentives on student disability rates

@inproceedings{Cullen2001heIO,
  title={he impact of fiscal incentives on student disability rates},
  author={Cullen},
  year={2001}
}
In this paper, I estimate the elasticity of student disability rates with respect to the generosity of state reimbursements. The classification response is identified from policyinduced variation in the amount of state aid generated by serving a disabled student across local school districts in Texas from 1991–1992 through 1996–1997. My central estimates imply that fiscal incentives can explain nearly 40% of the recent growth in student disability rates in Texas. The magnitude of the… CONTINUE READING