In 2015, Germany witnessed a sharp increase in the number of refugees. Julia Bredtmann investigates how this large inflow of refugees affected the electoral outcomes of the following state parliamentary elections.
In this paper, Cynthia van der Werf studies how the largest inflow of refugees in U.S. history affected U.S. children. Cynthia's paper also examines whether native children’s academic achievement was lower in ZIP Codes with higher shares of refugees using the National Education Longitudinal Study (NELS88) and U.S. Census data.
In this paper, Annie Hines evaluates the effects of Colorado’s legislation on the college application, enrollment, persistence, and completion of Colorado undergraduates using a differences-in-differences methodology