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Table 8 Estimated gains in minority graduation rates from Prop 209 due to matching

From: Affirmative action and university fit: evidence from Proposition 209

  Model Specification:
  Baseline (1) (2) (3) (4)
Average Gain 0.13% 0.64% 0.69% 1.20% 0.77%
AI Quartile 1 0.81% 1.51% 1.45% 2.20% 1.66%
AI Quartile 2 0.18% 0.80% 0.85% 1.45% 0.96%
AI Quartile 3 -0.22% 0.26% 0.36% 0.80% 0.40%
AI Quartile 4 -0.26% -0.01% 0.09% 0.36% 0.06%
  1. See Table 5 for descriptions of Specifications 1-4 in this table.
  2. Final four rows of the table give estimated matching effects for only those in each quartile of the pre-209 Minority AI distribution.